It's unclear at present as to whether the 'new' sleeve will be a full reproduction of the original textured finish - we'll just have to wait and see. 2016 has already been a fantastic year for fans of The Move with their back catalogue of "Move", "Shazam", "Looking On" and the "Something Else" EP all remastered and re-released complete with bonus and previously unreleased material. "Message From The Country" will be issued in 180g black vinyl and can be currently be pre-ordered from amazon.co.uk and Rough Trade via these links thus:
ELO Beatles Forever [ELOBF] recommends "Message From The Country" by The Move to those enlightened folks who enjoy the music of ELO, Jeff Lynne, Roy Wood, The Idle Race, 'Brum Beat', The Beatles and related artistes.
Until next "Time" in the ELO [and related] Universe ... KJS ... 13-May-2016