Kraftwerk ‎– Trans-Europe Express

Capitol Records ‎– SW-11603
Vinyl, LP, Album, Purple Labels


A1 Europe Endless 9:35
A2 The Hall Of Mirrors 7:50
A3 Showroom Dummies 6:10
B1 Trans-Europe Express 6:40
B2 Metal On Metal 6:52
B3 Franz Schubert 4:25
B4 Endless Endless 0:45

Companies, etc.



Purple labeled Los Angeles pressing. Their is also an earlier Los Angeles pressing released with orange center labels.

Klingklang Studio Düsseldorf
Rüssl Studio Hamburg
The Record Plant Hollywood
All selections published by Famous Music Corporation/ASCAP.
Manufactured by Capitol Records, Inc. a subsidiary of Capitol Industries-EMI, Inc.
Factories: Los Angeles, California; Jacksonville, Illinois; Winchester, Virginia.
Personal Management: Mr.I.Mouse Ltd.
©℗1977 Capitol Records, Inc.
Recorded in Germany.
Made In U.S.A.

There is a small Capitol® logo to the left of the fine print on the bottom of the back cover, there is also a small EMI logo to the right of the fine print on the bottom of the back cover.

The 'Matten + Wiechers, Bonn' note on the inner sleeve is to credit the designer and supplier of the aforementioned equipment.

Regarding runout etchings:
MASTERED BY CAPITOL is machine stamped.
The "2" on side 1 and the "✲" on side 2 are machine stamped. The "✲" indicates the record was pressed at Capitol Records Los Angeles pressing plant.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): SW-1-11603
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): SW-2-11603
  • Matrix / Runout (Variation 1 Side A etching): SW-1-11603 F3 2 MASTERED BY CAPITOL KP
  • Matrix / Runout (Variation 1 Side B etching): SW-2-11603 F3 ✲ MASTERED BY CAPITOL KP
  • Rights Society: ASCAP

Other Versions (5 of 220) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
1C 064-82 306, 1 C 064-82 306 Kraftwerk Trans Europa Express(LP, Album) Kling Klang, Kling Klang, EMI Electrola, EMI Electrola 1C 064-82 306, 1 C 064-82 306 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
CP28 1009 Kraftwerk Trans-Europe Express(CD, Album, RE) Capitol Records CP28 1009 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
14C 062-82306 Kraftwerk Trans Europe Express(LP, Album, TP) Capitol Records 14C 062-82306 Greece 1977 Sell This Version
1C 064-82 306 Kraftwerk Trans Europa Express(LP, Album, RE, Unofficial) Kling Klang (2) 1C 064-82 306 Germany 2014 Sell This Version
CP21-6044 Kraftwerk Trans-Europe Express(CD, Album, Promo, RE) Capitol Records CP21-6044 Japan 1990 Sell This Version