The Beatles ‎– 1962-1966

Label:
Apple Records ‎– 1C 172-05 307/08, EMI Electrola ‎– 1C 172-05 307/08
Format:
2 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Reissue
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Also known as "The Red Album" / Gatefold Cover

Printed on all labels:
The Gramophone Company Limited
An Apple Record
An E.M.I. Recording
MADE IN GERMANY

Tracks A1: (P) 1962
Tracks A2 to A6: (P) 1963
Tracks A7 to B4: (P) 1964
Tracks B5 to D4: (P) 1965
Tracks D5 to D7: (P) 1966

Note (1): Track C3 printed on label as "We Can Work itOut".
Note (2): (P)1966 [no space between (P) and year] printed on label for track D6.

To distinguish from other versions:
No additional catalog number 400 018 on back cover. Also not blacked.
Cover printed by 4P NICOLAUS GMBH, Köln and not Lüdenscheid.
Copyright text on labels is all in German.
Cover can have a round sticker 'EMI-Columbia Code 12x2' on the backside for the Austrian market.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society (Boxed): GEMA
  • Label Code: none
  • Other (LP1 cat#): 1C 172-05 307
  • Other (LP2 cat#): 1C 172-05 308
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, stamped, variant 1): 05 307 A – 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, hand-etched, variant 1): 9.
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, stamped, variant 1): 05 307 B – 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, hand-etched, variant 1): 7.
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side C, stamped, variant 1): 05308-A4
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side C, hand-etched, variant 1): 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side D, stamped, variant 1): 05308-B3
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side D, hand-etched, variant 1): 3
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, stamped, variant 2): 05 307 A-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, stamped, variant 2): 05 307 B-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side C, stamped, variant 2): 05 308 A-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side D, stamped, variant 2): 05 308B-2

Other Versions (5 of 347) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
PCSP 717, OC 192 o 05307-8 The Beatles 1962-1966(2xLP, Album, Comp) Apple Records, Apple Records PCSP 717, OC 192 o 05307-8 UK 1973 Sell This Version
SKBO 3403 The Beatles The Beatles / 1962-1966(2xLP, Comp, RE, Gat) Capitol Records SKBO 3403 Canada 1976 Sell This Version
5099990675225 The Beatles 1962-1966(2xCD, Comp, Mono, RE, RM, Dig) Apple Records 5099990675225 Mexico 2010 Sell This Version
PCSPP 7171 - 7172 The Beatles 1962-1966(2xLP, Comp, RE) Apple Records PCSPP 7171 - 7172 1993 Sell This Version
L4 PCSPJ (EI) 717 The Beatles 1962 - 1966(Cass, Comp) EMI L4 PCSPJ (EI) 717 South Africa Unknown Sell This Version

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