Waxwork Records

Akira Ifukube - King Kong Escapes Original Motion Picture Soundtrack LP (Green Vinyl)


Prepare to plunge into panic with Waxwork Records’ release of KINGKONG ESCAPES Original Motion Picture Score by Akira Ifukube (Godzilla, Mothra vs. Godzilla, War of the Gargantuas, & more) Directed by the king of kaiju, Ishirō Honda, KING KONG ESCAPESfollows evil genius, Dr. Hu, on his mission to manipulate Kong into retrieving radioactive Element X from the North Pole. The film stars Rhodes Reason, Linda Miller, Mie Hama, & Akira Takarada.

Waxwork Records is honored to release the complete original film score by Akira Ifukube (Godzilla 1954, Mothra Vs. Godzilla, Destroy All Monsters, and many others) as a deluxe vinyl album officially for the first time outside of Japan. Enjoy the dynamic orchestrations that range from tranquility to combat as King Kong fights monsters and the wicked influence of Dr. Hu.

We are thrilled to present the official King Kong Escapes score with 180 gram “Element X” colored vinyl, deluxe packaging, new artwork by Ross Murray, heavyweight gatefold jackets with matte coating, a 12”x12” art print, and more!

Main Title
The Base at the North Pole
Activating Mechani-Kong I
Activating Mechani-Kong II
Mondo Island
King Kong Appears
King Kong vs. Gorosaurus
King Kong vs. Gorosaurus II
Kong and Susan I
The Explorer Returns
Operation Capture Kong I
Operation Capture Kong II
at the North Pole
Kong's Chance Encounter
Hypnosis Machine
Element X
Awakening of Kong
King Kong Escapes I
King Kong Escapes II
Kong in Tokyo
Kong and Susan II
Mechani-Kong Appears
Kong Showdown
Confrontation at Tower I
Confrontation at Tower II
King Kong's Triumph
King Kong Goes to Tokyo Bay
The End of Dr. Who