Springboard

Springboard

Profile:
Subsidiary label of Springboard International Records, Inc.. The company was launched in Dec. 1968. Springboard is wellknown as a budget label of the 70s. In 1980 the company went bankrupt. The rights was bought by Capitol Records and later on in 1984 by Gusto Records (2).
Attention! There use to be several label versions - for example boxed logo and unboxed logo - white or black rim- or other parts text - and so on. Sometimes the Incorporated company name is mentioned, sometimes without the suffix. For this reason, please always provide label images for your submission. Best here would be a full set to of images, to state ONE clear version, as the guides ask for. Please try to denote the runout information, too. It sometimes include a mastering date.
There are several addresses in New Jersey mentioned on the rear cover and the labels, that may be helpful when denoted at the release notes, to find an accurate release date for the version. Since Oct. 1976 the company also used it's new acquired building in Los Angeles.
The releases were usually sold in department stores like K-mart.
Parts of the Scepter Records catalog were aquired from its founder Florence Greenberg in 1974. The Musicor Records from the label's owner Art Talmadge followed in 1976. Routinely issued cut-rate compilations from both, Scepter and Musicor catalogs, alongside "Top of the Pops"-style Top 40 soundalike cover version records.

Where Springboard is the parent label i.e. on some Trip / Musicor / Upfront / Lakeside [and others] releases "A Product Of" is printed on the perimeter or sleeve please use Springboard International Records, Inc. as Record Company.
Canadian releases commonly denotes Springboard Records Of Canada.

Billed itself as America's Best Buy In Recorded Music.
Sublabels
Parent Label:
Contact Info:
8295 Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, California 90046
earlier
947 U.S. Highway I, Rahway, New Jersey 07065 [at least till 6. Nov. 1976 as mentioned in Billboard]
earlier
Linden, New Jersey 07035 [at least till 9. Sept. 1972 as mentioned at Billboard]
earlier
110 Bergen Pike - Little Ferry, N.J. 07643
oldest address
1697 Broadway, New York, New York, 10019
(no longer active)
Sites:
[l221977]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
8T-MUS-8802 The Film Festival Orchestra Music From ROCKY(8-Trk, Album) Musicor Records, Springboard 8T-MUS-8802 US 1977 Sell This Version
8T-SP-2016 Various Original Oldies Vol. 16(8-Trk, Comp) Springboard 8T-SP-2016 US Unknown Sell This Version
8T-SP3-6700-1 Studio '78 Disco Dancin'(8-Trk, Comp) Springboard 8T-SP3-6700-1 US 1978 Sell This Version
8T-SPB-4027 Vikki Carr The Ways To Love A Man(8-Trk, Comp) Springboard 8T-SPB-4027 US Unknown Sell This Version
8T-SPB-4029 Cher Sings The Hits(8-Trk, Comp) Springboard 8T-SPB-4029 US Unknown Sell This Version
8T-SPB-4036 Eric Clapton And The Yardbirds Eric Clapton And The Yardbirds - Eric Clapton And The Yardbirds(8-Trk, Album) Springboard 8T-SPB-4036 US 1972 Sell This Version
8T-SPB-4037 Eric Clapton / Jack Bruce / Ginger Baker Eric Clapton / Jack Bruce / Ginger Baker - The Early Cream Of Eric Clapton, Jack Bruce & Ginger Baker(8-Trk, Comp) Springboard 8T-SPB-4037 US Unknown Sell This Version
8T-SPB-4045 Shirley Bassey This Is My Life(8-Trk, Comp) Springboard 8T-SPB-4045 US 1975 Sell This Version
8T-SPB-4046 Gregg Allman & Duane Allman Gregg Allman & Duane Allman - Gregg & Duane Allman (Album) 8T-SPB-4046 US 1973 Sell This Version
8T-SPB-4056 Rory Gallagher Take It Easy Baby(8-Trk, Album, RE) Springboard 8T-SPB-4056 US 1976 Sell This Version
8T-SPB 4079 The Film Festival Orchestra The Spy Who Loved Me & Other Great James Bond Thrillers(8-Trk) Springboard 8T-SPB 4079 US 1977 Sell This Version
8T-SPB-4088 The Film Festival Orchestra Great Film Themes Inspired By World War II(8-Trk) Springboard 8T-SPB-4088 US 1977 Sell This Version
8T-SPB-4093 The Film Festival Orchestra The Movie Hits Volume 2(8-Trk) Springboard 8T-SPB-4093 US 1977 Sell This Version
8T-SPB-4094 The L.A. Connection Big Hits Vol. III(8-Trk) Springboard 8T-SPB-4094 US 1977 Sell This Version
133-S Nina Simone A Portrait Of Nina(2xLP, Comp, RE) Springboard 133-S Spain 1977 Sell This Version
137-S Herman Hupfeld 50 Años De Cine Americano(2xLP) Springboard 137-S Spain 1978 Sell This Version
201.076 Duke Ellington Duke Ellington(LP) Springboard 201.076 Germany 1975 Sell This Version
ALBUM 134 S Ike & Tina Turner Vibes(2xLP, Comp) Springboard ALBUM 134 S Spain 1977 Sell This Version
BBS-1028 Carl Story Comin' Home - Featuring Jim & Jessie(LP, Comp) Buckboard Records BBS-1028 US 1976 Sell This Version
DJM 22072 Various Soda Pop Vol. 2(LP, Comp) DJM Records (2) DJM 22072 UK 1977 Sell This Version
DJS.640 The Isley Brothers Twist And Shout(7", Single) DJM Records (2) DJS.640 UK 1976 Sell This Version
HTA-730 Happy Tunes (2) Jack & The Beanstalk(LP) Springboard HTA-730 US 1978 Sell This Version
INT 128.600 Jimi Hendrix Good Times(LP, Comp) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.600 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
INT 128.602 B.J. Thomas Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head(LP, Album, RE) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.602 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
INT. 128.603 Dionne Warwick I'll Never Fall In Love Again(LP, Album, RE) Intercord, Springboard INT. 128.603 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
INT 128.604 King Curtis Take The Last Train Home(LP, Comp, RE) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.604 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
INT 128.605 Canned Heat Bullfrog Blues (LP, Album, RE) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.605 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
INT 128.606 The Drifters Save The Last Dance For Me(LP, Album) Intercord Ton GmbH, Springboard INT 128.606 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
INT 128.607 John Lee Hooker Don't Want Nobody Else(LP, Album, RE) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.607 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
INT 128.608 The Shirelles Boys(LP, Comp, RE) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.608 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
INT 128.609 The Platters Only You(LP, Comp, RE) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.609 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
INT 128.610 The Kingsmen Louie, Louie(LP, Comp, RE) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.610 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
INT 128.611 The Animals Featuring Eric Burdon The Animals Featuring Eric Burdon - Let It Rock(LP, Album, RE) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.611 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
INT 128.612 The O'Jays Now He's Home(LP, Album, RE) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.612 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
INT 128.613 Lloyd Price Personality(LP, Comp, RE) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.613 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
INT 128.614 Wilson Pickett If You Need Me(LP, Album, RE) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.614 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
INT 128.615 The Isley Brothers Twist And Shout(LP, Album, RE) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.615 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
INT 128.617 Mel & Tim Backfield In Motion(LP, Comp, RE) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.617 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
INT 128.620 Donnie Elbert Where Did Our Love Go(LP, Comp) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.620 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
INT 128.621 The Beach Boys Surfin'(LP, Comp, RE) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.621 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
INT 128.623 Hot Butter Popcorn(LP, Comp) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.623 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
INT 128.624 Chuck Jackson Any Day Now(LP, Comp, RE) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.624 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
INT 128.628 Dr. John Trader John(LP, Comp) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.628 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
INT 128.640 Various Old Gold Retold 5(LP, Comp) Intercord, Springboard INT 128.640 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
INT 148.603 Nilsson* Early Tymes(LP, Comp) Springboard INT 148.603 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
INT 158.600 Various The Blues(2xLP, Comp) Intercord, Springboard INT 158.600 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
INT 158.601 Various The Blues Vol. 2(2xLP, Comp) Intercord, Springboard INT 158.601 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
INT 158.605 Various 24 Country Hits(2xLP, Comp) Intercord, Springboard INT 158.605 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
LPSPS-4010 Jimi Hendrix In Concert(LP, Comp) Springboard, Springboard LPSPS-4010 Venezuela 1978 Sell This Version
MS-30.268-S Thelonious Monk Piano Solo(LP, Album) Springboard MS-30.268-S Spain 1977 Sell This Version
none Marvin And Johnny* Tick Tock / Cherry Pie(7", Single, RE) Springboard none Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
NP/SPB-4021 The Beach Boys The Beach Boys(LP, Comp) Springboard NP/SPB-4021 Portugal 1979 Sell This Version
RLC-ST 05009 The Guess Who The Guess Who(LP, Comp) Rifi RLC-ST 05009 Italy 1975 Sell This Version
SBLP-5423 Jimi Hendrix Jimi Hendrix(LP, Comp) Springboard SBLP-5423 Brazil 1976 Sell This Version
SBLP-5438 Jimi Hendrix The Genius Of Jimi Hendrix(LP, Comp) Springboard SBLP-5438 Brazil 1976 Sell This Version
SBLP 5479 The Philly Rollers Super Soul(LP) Springboard SBLP 5479 Brazil 1977 Sell This Version
SBLP-40838 The Bay Ridge Band Music From Saturday Night Fever(LP) Springboard SBLP-40838 Brazil 1978 Sell This Version
SCL 70 013 Stanislav Klinsky, Rostov Festival Orchestra Stanislav Klinsky, Rostov Festival Orchestra - Beethoven: Symphony No.5(LP, Album) Springboard SCL 70 013 US Unknown Sell This Version
SCO 8605 Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry, Little Richard Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry, Little Richard - Let's Dance Rock'n Roll(3xLP, Album, RE + Box, Comp) Score SCO 8605 France 1981 Sell This Version
SLC-70,002 Stanislav Klinsky Directs The Rostov Festival Orchestra Stanislav Klinsky Directs The Rostov Festival Orchestra - Overtures(LP) Springboard SLC-70,002 US Unknown Sell This Version
(SLX-02020) Sonny Stitt Sonny's Blues(LP, Album) UpFront Records (3), Springboard (SLX-02020) US 1977 Sell This Version
SP-2001 Various Original Oldies Vol. 1 (Comp) SP-2001 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2002 Various Original Oldies Vol. 2(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2002 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2003 Various Original Oldies Vol. 3(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2003 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2004 Various Original Oldies Vol. 4(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2004 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2005 Various Original Oldies Vol. 5(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2005 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2006 Various Original Oldies Vol. 6(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2006 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2007 Various Original Oldies Vol. 7(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2007 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2008 Various Original Oldies Vol. 8(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2008 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2009 Various Original Oldies Vol. 9(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2009 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2011 Various Original Oldies Vol. 11(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2011 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP 2012 Various Original Oldies Vol 12(LP, Comp) Springboard SP 2012 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2013 Various Original Oldies Vol. 13(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2013 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2014 Various Original Oldies Vol. 14(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2014 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2015 Various Original Oldies Vol. 15(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2015 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2016 Various Original Oldies Vol. 16(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2016 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2017 Various Original Oldies Vol. 17(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2017 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2019 Various Original Oldies Vol. 19(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2019 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2021 Various Original Oldies Vol. 21(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2021 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2022 Various Original Oldies Vol. 22(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2022 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2023 Various Original Oldies Vol 23(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2023 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-2024 Various Original Oldies Vol. 24(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-2024 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-4000 Various Excerpts From Jesus Christ Superstar(LP) Springboard SP-4000 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-4001 Dionne Warwicke* Golden Voice Of Dionne Warwicke(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-4001 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-4002 Dionne Warwick Sings Her Very Best(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-4002 US 1971 Sell This Version
SP-4003 Dionne Warwicke* Sings One Hit After Another(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-4003 US 1972 Sell This Version
SP-4005 B.J. Thomas Sings His Very Best(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-4005 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-4006 The Shirelles Sing Their Very Best(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-4006 US 1973 Sell This Version
SP-4008 Bing Crosby With The Jimmy Bowen Orchestra And Chorus* Bing Crosby With The Jimmy Bowen Orchestra And Chorus* - Hey Jude / Hey Bing!(LP, Album, RE) Springboard SP-4008 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-4010 Jimi Hendrix Jimi Hendrix (Comp) SP-4010 US 1971 Sell This Version
SP-4011 Ike & Tina Turner Too Hot To Hold(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-4011 US 1972 Sell This Version
SP-4012 Billy Preston Billy's Bag(LP) Springboard SP-4012 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-4013 Liberace Liberace Piano Favorites(LP, Album) Springboard SP-4013 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-4014 Liberace Musical Souvenirs(LP, Album) Springboard SP-4014 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-4017 The Surrey Strings Hits Of Spain(LP) Springboard SP-4017 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP-20010 Various Original Oldies Vol. 10(LP, Comp) Springboard SP-20010 US Unknown Sell This Version
SP2-7200 Abbey Road '78 Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band(2xLP, Com) Springboard SP2-7200 US 1978 Sell This Version
SP3-6700 Studio '78 Disco Dancin'(3xLP + Box) Springboard SP3-6700 US 1978 Sell This Version
SP8-4094 The L.A. Connection Play The Big Hits-Vol.3 (Comp) SP8-4094 US 1977 Sell This Version
SPB-4009 Frankie Laine Frankie Laine's Greatest Hits(LP, Comp) Springboard SPB-4009 US Unknown Sell This Version