The Beatles ‎– Rubber Soul

Parlophone ‎– PMC 1267, Parlophone ‎– 5099963380316
Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Remastered, Mono, 180 Gram

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A1 Drive My Car
Performer – John*, Paul*Performer [With] – George*Piano – Paul*
A2 Norwegian Wood (The Bird Has Flown)
Performer – John*Performer [With] – Paul*Sitar – George*
A3 You Won't See Me
Organ [Hammond] – Mal 'Organ' Evans*Performer – Paul*Performer [With] – George*, John*Piano – Paul*
A4 Nowhere Man
Performer – George*, John*, Paul*
A5 Think For Yourself
Bass [Fuzz Bass] – Paul*Composed By – Harrison*Performer – George*Performer [With] – John*, Paul*
A6 The Word
Harmonium – George MartinPerformer – George*, John*, Paul*Piano – Paul*
A7 Michelle
Performer – George*, John*, Paul*
B1 What Goes On
Composed By – Lennon*, McCartney*, Starkey*Performer – Ringo*Performer [With] – John*, Paul*
B2 Girl
Performer – John*Performer [With] – George*, Paul*
B3 I'm Looking Through You
Organ [Hammond] – Ringo*Performer – Paul*Performer [With] – John*
B4 In My Life
Performer – John*, Paul*Piano – George Martin
B5 Wait
Performer – John*, Paul*
B6 If I Needed Someone
Composed By – Harrison*Performer – George*Performer [With] – John*, Paul*
B7 Run For Your Life
Performer – John*Performer [With] – George*, Paul*

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This heavyweight 180g vinyl record was cut from the original master tapes. The mastering team used a completely analogue signal path and were guided by the notes made by the cutting engineers for the first pressing of the album. The packaging replicates the artwork and construction of the original LP sleeve.

All titles published by Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC

℗ 1965 The copyright in this sound recording is owned by Calderstone Productions Limited (a division of Universal Music Group). © 2014 Calderstone Productions Limited (a division of Universal Music Group). Artwork © Apple Corps Limited.

Made In the E.U. [Labels]

The barcode is only printed on the sticker on the plastic shrink wrap.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Label Code: LC01846
  • Barcode (Text): 6 02537 82575 2
  • Barcode (Scanned): 602537825752
  • Other (Sticker & Pamphlet): 0602537825752
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A etching): 6338031 BD14114-01 A1 N N.S. VIE
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B etching): 6338031 BD14114-01 B1 K i...i
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A [etched] variant 2): 6338031 Ɩट BD14114-01 A₁ N.S. IV
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B [etched] variant 2): 6338031 BD14114-01 B₁ ƎI┴ K i...i

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
PMC 1267 The Beatles Rubber Soul(LP, Album, Mono, Lou) Parlophone PMC 1267 UK 1965 Sell This Version
PMC 1267 The Beatles Rubber Soul(LP, Album, Mono) Odeon Del Peru PMC 1267 Peru Unknown Sell This Version
PCSL 5300, PCSL 5.300, J 062-04.115 The Beatles Rubber Soul(LP, Album) Odeon, Odeon, Odeon PCSL 5300, PCSL 5.300, J 062-04.115 Spain 1966 Sell This Version
SMO 84 066 The Beatles Rubber Soul(LP, Album, Tel) Odeon SMO 84 066 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
BOLP - 250 The Beatles Rubber Soul(LP, Album, TP, W/Lbl) Odeon BOLP - 250 Bolivia Unknown Sell This Version


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June 26, 2020
Great sounding pressing, nice and quiet with a great mono mix. Highly recommended if you dig the Beatles.


November 30, 2019

Incredible release, great sound, an absolute essential record in any collection.


July 19, 2019

Absolutely the finest reissue work i ever came across. Masterpiece in Mono.


January 8, 2019
a wonderful sounding pressing––crisp and clear, with an astonishingly low amount of groove noise. the only LP's i own that come close to this level of fidelity are Japanese pressings from the 80's. this is truly state of the art for vinyl, and therein lies the problem.

this edition of Rubber Soul bills itself as the "way most people heard it upon release," but the level of sound quality here is far better than anything pressed in the mid-60's. if i wanted to hear the album with perfect fidelity, the 2009 mono CD fills that role. all they had to do was use the original 1965 mastering and parts, and i would have been happy. this is what they did when the mono Beatles albums were reissued in 1982, so why not this time? i suppose they need another way to sell Beatles albums down the road.


November 2, 2018
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September 9, 2018

My disc has a slightly higher pitch but the release indicates this remaster and cut were done following instructions from the engineers responsible for the 65 release so I'm guessing this higher pitch is normal?


October 14, 2017
edited over 3 years ago

Not much to add that the other reviewers haven't said, but this release is outstanding. I don't have the Michelle issue mentioned by two of the reviewers. Some of the best new vinyl I've purchase at this price-point.


April 21, 2016

Agree with the comment on Michelle. On my first listening it sounded overlaid with distortion, especially near the end. Second time around it didn't sound as distorted, but the mix of the background singers is still very strange.


April 5, 2016
edited over 4 years ago

On my copy, Michelle sounds incredibly "hot" (to the point of distortion on Paul's voice).

Is it an issue with this 2014 press, or has it always been this way on the mono?


March 11, 2016

Very impressive, as others have noted. Meticulous packaging and very full, warm sound. Worth checking out.