The Beatles ‎– Beatles VI

Apple Records ‎– EAS-80566
Vinyl, LP, Reissue, Album, Gatefold

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Toshiba/EMI Japan issued this US release as part of Japan's "Country Flag" OBI / EAS re-issue series of the Beatles Japanese LP catalog which began in 1976. This is title n° 21 in the series, with U.S. flag OBI.

Originally released in US June 1965.

Recording notes:
-Pressed from a copy of a US master, as identified by the matrix stamp
-True stereo on all tracks except B2 "Yes It Is" is fake stereo.

Packaging notes:
-Front and back covers are from the US design but this pressing is in a gatefold sleeve with new artwork for this release.
-Apple logo on the front jacket in place of where the Capitol logo would be. No Capitol or EMI logos on the back.
-Includes bio-lyric sheet insert (in English & Japanese)
-Disc comes with clear rice-paper inner sleeve.
-OBI states ‎¥2,500
-Some copies imported to North America may have come with an "imported Japan" Capitol-EMI sticker that sealed the outer plastic sleeve (see photo)

Manufactured by Toshiba-EMI Ltd., Japan

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A run-out, stamped): ST-X-1-2358 2S3 2 〄 z - o
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B run-out, stamped): ST-X-2-2358 1S 35 〄

Other Versions (5 of 95) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
T 2358, T-2358 The Beatles Beatles VI(LP, Album, Mono) Capitol Records, Capitol Records T 2358, T-2358 US 1965 Sell This Version
ST-2358, ST 2358 The Beatles Beatles VI(LP, RE, Gre) Capitol Records, Capitol Records ST-2358, ST 2358 Canada 1969 Sell This Version
C1-90445 The Beatles Beatles VI(LP, Album, RE) Capitol Records C1-90445 US 1988 Sell This Version
ST 2358, ST-2358 The Beatles Beatles VI(LP, Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records ST 2358, ST-2358 US 1965 Sell This Version
ST 2538, ST-2538 The Beatles Beatles VI(LP, Album, RP) Capitol Records, Capitol Records ST 2538, ST-2538 US 1965 Sell This Version