John Coltrane ‎– Blue Train

Blue Note ‎– BLP 1577, Blue Note ‎– 1577
Vinyl, LP, Album, Mono, No®

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Blue Train
Written-By – Coltrane*
A2 Moment's Notice
Written-By – Coltrane*
B1 Locomotion
Written-By – Coltrane*
B2 I'm Old Fashioned
Written-By – Kern*, Mercer*
B3 Lazy Bird
Written-By – Coltrane*

Companies, etc.



Recorded on September 15, 1957.

John Coltrane performs by courtesy of Prestige Records, Kenny Drew performs by courtesy of Riverside Records.
High Fidelity
For Complete Catalog Write to BLUE NOTE RECORDS., 47 West 63st St., New York 23
The track duration does not appear on the release.

This pressing has no ® on the label, or Inc. in the back cover.

The 1st original MONO issue has:
- blue/white deep groove Blue Note Records - 47 West 63rd - New York 23 on one side - either side A or side B but not on both - and Blue Note Records - 47 West 63rd - NYC on the other side,
- RVG stamped in the dead wax, both sides,
- "P" (otherwise wrongly called "ear") for Plastylite etched in the trail off, both sides,
- laminated jacket,
- 47 West 63rd St., New York 23 address on back cover with no Inc.

In addition, there are differences in ink color used for the 1st jacket:
The cover originally had a dull greenish-blue photo and grey "Blue Train" lettering on front, while later versions have a blue photo and white "Blue Train" lettering.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label side A): BN 1577-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side B): BN 1577-B
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A): RVG BN-LP-1577-A... 9 M
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B): RVG BN-LP-1577-B... 9 M
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other Versions (5 of 203) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
BLP 1577 John Coltrane Blue Train(LP, Album, Mono, NY2) Blue Note BLP 1577 US 1957 Sell This Version
BLP 1577, 1577, B0020059-01 John Coltrane Blue Train(LP, Album, RE, RM) Blue Note, Blue Note, Blue Note BLP 1577, 1577, B0020059-01 US 2014 Sell This Version
UDCD 547 John Coltrane Blue Train(CD, Album, RE) Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab UDCD 547 US 1991 Sell This Version
ST-46095, 0777 7 46095 1 7 John Coltrane Blue Train(LP, Album, RE, 180) Blue Note, Blue Note ST-46095, 0777 7 46095 1 7 US 1997 Sell This Version
UCCU-40021 John Coltrane Blue Train(CD, Album, Mono, Ltd, RE, RM, Pla) Blue Note UCCU-40021 Japan 2016 Sell This Version



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January 5, 2018
I'm looking for an original cover for this lp. Have the LP but no cover.