Epsa

Epsa

Profile:
Argentine CD pressing plant, short for Electrical Products S.A.
Began operations in 1992 as the first CD manufacturer in Argentina. Closed down by December 2012.

EPSA can be identified by the presence of EPSA, as well as INDUSTRIA ARGENTINA or IND. ARG., in the CD matrix area.
Usual SIDs, Mastering: IFPI LK51, IFPI L482; Mould: ifpi 86xx

Early matrix format (mirrored):
1992-1996:
XXXXX<579>EPSA INDUSTRIA ARGENTINA [label/cat#]
1997-1999:
XXXXX<0579>EPSA INDUSTRIA ARGENTINA [label/cat#]

Late 90s matrix format (mirrored):
YYMMDD-XX [cat# / label] EPSA INDUSTRIA ARGENTINA
Where YYMMDD is the production date of the master. This should not be added as EPSA catalog number.

Other late 90s matrix format (mirrored):
EPSA INDUSTRIA ARGENTINA IFPI L801 W.O. ##### S.O. yyyyy
Do not add ##### or yyyyy as a catalog number.

1999-2002 matrix format:
YYMMDD-XX [cat# : label] EPSA IND. ARG. : #####
YYMMDD/X [cat# / label] EPSA IND. ARG./#####
Where ##### is a sequential number identifying the master. This should be added as the catalog number.

2003-2012 matrix format:
A__M__D__[/XX] [cat# / label] EPSA IND. ARG./#####
Production date formatted with letters indicating year (A), month (M) and date (D). Sequential numbering persists.

Production dates do not necessarilly imply release year. Sometimes new pressings from previous masters carry a new production date but the same sequential number identifier.
Parent Label:
Contact Info:
México 2833/35 (C1223ABG)
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Tel: (5411) 6778-7777
Fax: (5411) 6778-7795
epsa@epsa.com.ar
(Contact info now obsolete)
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Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
0ABE2 Fear Of Destiny  album cover Karma (83) Fear Of Destiny(CD, Album) Smegma Records (2) 0ABE2 Argentina 1994 Sell This Version
0BG12 Radar  album cover Jorge Drexler Radar(CD, Album, Pin) AYUI, AYUI 0BG12 Uruguay 1994 Sell This Version
0C6B3 Cabeza  album cover Pez (15) Cabeza(CD, Album, RE, Dig) Azione Artigianale 0C6B3 Argentina 2000 Sell This Version
0CLK4 Mentally Distorted  album cover Mental Distortion (2) Mentally Distorted(CD, Album) Sopa Fria Discos 0CLK4 Argentina 1997 Sell This Version
0F023 En Vivo  album cover Luis Salinas En Vivo(CD, Album) Not On Label 0F023 Argentina 1995 Sell This Version
0FRE2 Master Of Puppets  album cover Metallica Master Of Puppets(CD, Album, RE) Vertigo 0FRE2 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
0GXB3 Under A Blood Red Sky (Live)  album cover U2 Under A Blood Red Sky (Live)(CD, Album, RE) Island Records, PolyGram 0GXB3 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
0H7W3 Unplugged  album cover Eric Clapton Unplugged(CD, Album, RE, RM) Warner Music Argentina, Reprise Records 0H7W3 Argentina 1992 Sell This Version
0J942 Oro  album cover Serú Girán Oro(CD, Comp) Interdisc (5) 0J942 Argentina 1995 Sell This Version
0JLB1 El Detonador  album cover Los Brujos El Detonador(CD, Single, Promo) Epic 0JLB1 Argentina 1995 Sell This Version
0K9Z4 Whitsongs  album cover Soulgrind Whitsongs(CD, Album) Icarus Music, Icarus Music 0K9Z4 Argentina 1997 Sell This Version
0KD24 Prana Sempiterno  album cover Pandemia (5) Prana Sempiterno(CD, Album) Icarus Music 0KD24 Argentina 1998 Sell This Version
0KWJ3 Vault: Def Leppard Greatest Hits 1980-1995  album cover Def Leppard Vault: Def Leppard Greatest Hits 1980-1995(CD, Comp) Mercury 0KWJ3 Argentina 1995 Sell This Version
0M6A3 Rattle And Hum  album cover U2 Rattle And Hum(CD, Album, RE) Island Records, Island Records 0M6A3 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
0MY83 Raza Odiada  album cover Brujeria Raza Odiada(CD, Album) Roadrunner Records-Argentina, Roadrunner Records 0MY83 Argentina 1995 Sell This Version
0NW33 El Album  album cover Pastoral El Album(CD, Comp, RE) Interdisc (5) 0NW33 Argentina 1994 Sell This Version
0P6E3 CD 040  album cover Various CD 040(CD, Comp, Promo, Smplr) PolyGram 0P6E3 Argentina 1996 Sell This Version
0PKQ3 MTV Unplugged  album cover Kiss MTV Unplugged(CD, Album) Mercury 0PKQ3 Argentina 1996 Sell This Version
0RHM2 En Concierto - Parte I  album cover Hermética En Concierto - Parte I(CD, Album) DBN 0RHM2 Argentina 1995 Sell This Version
0RHS2 En Concierto - Parte II  album cover Hermética En Concierto - Parte II(CD, Album) DBN 0RHS2 Argentina 1995 Sell This Version
0S5Q3 Desatormentándonos  album cover Pescado Rabioso Desatormentándonos(CD, Album, RE, RM) Microfon, Sony Music 0S5Q3 Argentina 1996 Sell This Version
00SL3 En Vivo I  album cover Seru Giran* En Vivo I(CD, Album) Columbia 00SL3 Argentina 1993 Sell This Version
0W2Q3 Inmortales  album cover Gatos Sucios Inmortales(CD, EP) Frost Bite 0W2Q3 Argentina 1997 Sell This Version
0X0C3 Claudio Gabis Y La Pesada  album cover Claudio Gabis Y La Pesada (2) Claudio Gabis Y La Pesada (2) - Claudio Gabis Y La Pesada(CD, Album, Ltd, RE) Microfon 0X0C3 Argentina 1997 Sell This Version
0ZM03 Falling Into You  album cover Celine Dion* Falling Into You(CD, Album) Epic, Sony Music 0ZM03 Argentina 1996 Sell This Version
0ZY43 Destination Anywhere  album cover Jon Bon Jovi Destination Anywhere(CD, Album, Promo) Mercury 0ZY43 Argentina 1997 Sell This Version
1AK63 Detonador  album cover Martín Arce Detonador(CD, Album) Planeta X 1AK63 Argentina 1998 Sell This Version
01E03 En Vivo 1993 Argentina  album cover Hermética En Vivo 1993 Argentina(CD, Album) DBN, Radio Tripoli 01E03 Argentina 1993 Sell This Version
1E892 Garage Inc.  album cover Metallica Garage Inc.(2xCD, Comp) Vertigo, PolyGram Discos S.A. 1E892 Argentina 1998 Sell This Version
1F4E3 Promocional 23  album cover Various Promocional 23(CD, Comp, Promo) Sum Records (2) 1F4E3 Argentina 2001 Sell This Version
1JAG The Dirtchamber Sessions Volume One  album cover Prodigy* The Dirtchamber Sessions Volume One (Comp) 1JAG Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
1KNS1 Palacio De Pulgas  album cover La Mississippi Palacio De Pulgas(CD, Album) La Trastienda Discos 1KNS1 Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
1KXJ1 Raingods With Zippos™  album cover Fish Raingods With Zippos™(CD, Album) Roadrunner Records 1KXJ1 Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
1LC71 Various Forces Of Nature (Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)(CD, Comp) DreamWorks Records 1LC71 Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
01N33 En Vivo II  album cover Serú Girán En Vivo II(CD, Album) Columbia 01N33 Argentina 1993 Sell This Version
1VCA1 Standing On The Shoulder Of Giants  album cover Oasis (2) Standing On The Shoulder Of Giants(CD, Album) Big Brother 1VCA1 Argentina 2000 Sell This Version
03 Voodoo Dollies: The Best Of Gene Loves Jezebel  album cover Gene Loves Jezebel Voodoo Dollies: The Best Of Gene Loves Jezebel(CD, Comp) Sum Records (2) 03 Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
3 Guadalupe / Eh Chis Chis  album cover Lorena Rios Guadalupe / Eh Chis Chis(CD, Single, Copy Prot., Promo) Sony Tropical 3 Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
04X73 Vasos Vacíos  album cover Los Fabulosos Cadillacs Vasos Vacíos(CD, Comp) Epic, Sony Music 04X73 Argentina 1993 Sell This Version
7 The Burning Red  album cover Machine Head (3) The Burning Red(CD, Album) Roadrunner Records 7 Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
07 The Ladder  album cover Yes The Ladder(CD, Album, Enh) Sum Records (2) 07 Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
07ZB3 Intro  album cover 2112 Intro(CD, Album) Bola Loma Records 07ZB3 Argentina 1994 Sell This Version
008 World Coming Down  album cover Type O Negative World Coming Down(CD, Album) Sum Records (2), Roadrunner Records 008 Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
08EN2 Let Love In  album cover Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds* Let Love In(CD, Album) Mute, BMG 08EN2 Argentina 1994 Sell This Version
9 Plural  album cover Gustavo Lamas Plural(CD, Album) Fragil Discos 9 Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
09SL2 Transparencias  album cover MIA* Transparencias(CD, Album, RE) Belle Antique 09SL2 Japan 1994 Sell This Version
09ZX2 Brothers In Arms  album cover Dire Straits Brothers In Arms(CD, Album, RE) Vertigo 09ZX2 Argentina 1995 Sell This Version
011 Navegar  album cover Javier Calamaro Navegar(CD, Single, Promo) Columbia 011 Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
14RC1 Avernal  album cover Avernal Avernal(CD, Album) Xennon 14RC1 Argentina 1997 Sell This Version
14WX3 Underpunk  album cover Flemita Underpunk(CD, Album) Xennon 14WX3 Argentina 1997 Sell This Version
15K31 Rata Blanca  album cover Rata Blanca Rata Blanca(CD, Album, RE, RP) Philips, PolyGram 15K31 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
019 Y Donde Esta? / Deja Que Pueda Robarte Un Boton  album cover Las Sabrosas Zarigüellas Y Donde Esta? / Deja Que Pueda Robarte Un Boton(CD, Single, Copy Prot., Promo) Epic 019 Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
059S2 Salud Universal  album cover Los Visitantes Salud Universal(CD, Album, RE) DBN 059S2 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
069F1 Grave Dancers Union  album cover Soul Asylum (2) Grave Dancers Union (Album) 069F1 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
117S3 Hermanos De Sangre  album cover Viejas Locas Hermanos De Sangre(CD, Album) Discos FMP 117S3 Argentina 1997 Sell This Version
121G3 Classical   album cover Nana Mouskouri Classical (CD, Album, RE) Philips, PolyGram 121G3 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
140E3 Reload  album cover Metallica Reload(CD, Album) Vertigo 140E3 Argentina 1997 Sell This Version
196Y1 Angels With Dirty Faces  album cover Tricky Angels With Dirty Faces(CD, Album) Island Records 196Y1 Argentina 1998 Sell This Version
2-68 Pequeñas Anecdotas Sobre Las Instituciones  album cover Sui Generis (4) Pequeñas Anecdotas Sobre Las Instituciones(CD, Album, RE) Talent (4) 2-68 Argentina 1993 Sell This Version
1406-2 Colecciones  album cover Grace Cosceri Colecciones(CD, EP) Epsa Music 1406-2 Argentina 2012 Sell This Version
1997 Más Allá Del Umbral  album cover Boanerges Más Allá Del Umbral(CD, Enh, RE) Boanerges Records 1997 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
3484 El Guitarrazo  album cover Luis Salinas, Tomatito, Lucho González Luis Salinas, Tomatito, Lucho González - El Guitarrazo(CD) Polydor, Universal 3484 Argentina 2008 Sell This Version
4182 A Toda Orquesta  album cover Color Tango A Toda Orquesta(CD, Album, RP) Epsa Music, Epsa Music 4182 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
4510-2 Disco 2000  album cover Various Disco 2000(CD, Comp) Sum Records (2) 4510-2 Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
4511-2 Uno Mejor Que El Otro  album cover Various Uno Mejor Que El Otro(CD, Comp) Sum Records (2) 4511-2 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
4533 Vasos Vacíos  album cover Los Fabulosos Cadillacs Vasos Vacíos(CD, Comp) Epic, Sony Music 4533 Argentina 2001 Sell This Version
5054 Canción Animal  album cover Soda Stereo Canción Animal(CD, Album) Sony Music, Columbia 5054 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
5323 Abrecaminos  album cover El Otro Yo Abrecaminos(CD, Album, Num, RE) Besotico Records, DBN 5323 Argentina 2002 Sell This Version
05681 Un Fantasma En El Paraíso (Banda Original De Sonido)  album cover Various Un Fantasma En El Paraíso (Banda Original De Sonido)(CD, Album, RE) A&M Records 05681 Argentina 1994 Sell This Version
5700 Viajes Por El Mundo  album cover Atahualpa Yupanqui Viajes Por El Mundo(CD) Epsa Music 5700 Argentina 1998 Sell This Version
5742 30 Años  album cover Mercedes Sosa 30 Años(CD, Comp, RE) Philips, PolyGram, Philips 5742 Argentina 2002 Sell This Version
5767 Mondo Di Cromo  album cover Spinetta* Mondo Di Cromo(CD, Album, RE, RP) Interdisc (5) 5767 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
5782 Cross Road  album cover Bon Jovi Cross Road (Comp) 5782 Argentina 2004 Sell This Version
5863 Post  album cover Björk Post(CD, Album) Mother Records, PolyGram 5863 Argentina 1995 Sell This Version
5947 Load  album cover Metallica Load(CD, Album, RE) Vertigo 5947 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
6026 Garage Inc.  album cover Metallica Garage Inc. (Comp) 6026 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
6051 Fields Of Gold: The Best Of Sting 1984 - 1994  album cover Sting Fields Of Gold: The Best Of Sting 1984 - 1994(CD, Comp, RE) A&M Records, PolyGram 6051 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
6055 Design Of A Decade 1986 / 1996  album cover Janet Jackson Design Of A Decade 1986 / 1996(CD, Comp) A&M Records, JDJ Entertainment, Flyte Tyme Records, A&M Records, JDJ Entertainment, Flyte Tyme Records, A&M Records, JDJ Entertainment, Flyte Tyme Records 6055 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
6077 Novedades  album cover 2 Minutos Novedades(CD, Album) Interdisc (5), Universal 6077 Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
6124 War  album cover U2 War(CD, Album, RE) Island Records 6124 Argentina 2003 Sell This Version
6141 Staring At The Sea • The Singles  album cover The Cure Staring At The Sea • The Singles(CD, Comp, RE) Fiction Records 6141 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
6142 Opera Sauvage  album cover Vangelis Opera Sauvage(CD, Album) Polydor 6142 Argentina 2003 Sell This Version
6156 Rata Blanca  album cover Rata Blanca Rata Blanca(CD, Album, RE) Philips, PolyGram 6156 Argentina 2003 Sell This Version
6157 Classical   album cover Nana Mouskouri Classical (CD, Album, RE) Philips, PolyGram, Phonogram 6157 Argentina 2001 Sell This Version
6168 The Joshua Tree  album cover U2 The Joshua Tree(CD, Album, RE) Island Records 6168 Argentina 2004 Sell This Version
6171-2 The Singles 81>85  album cover Depeche Mode The Singles 81>85(CD, Comp, RE, RM) Sum Records (2), Mute 6171-2 Argentina 1998 Sell This Version
6211-2 Only When I Lose Myself  album cover Depeche Mode Only When I Lose Myself(CD, Single) Sum Records (2), Mute 6211-2 Argentina 1998 Sell This Version
6212-2 The Singles 86>98  album cover Depeche Mode The Singles 86>98(2xCD, Comp, RM) Mute, Sum Records (2) 6212-2 Argentina 1998 Sell This Version
6259-2 Kettle Of Fish  album cover Fish Kettle Of Fish(CD, Comp) Sum Records (2) 6259-2 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
6270-2 Songs Of Faith And Devotion Live  album cover Depeche Mode Songs Of Faith And Devotion Live(CD, Album, RE) Sum Records (2), Mute 6270-2 Argentina 1998 Sell This Version
6306-2 Deserter's Songs  album cover Mercury Rev Deserter's Songs(CD, Album) Sum Records (2), V2 6306-2 Argentina 1998 Sell This Version
6351-2 All The Pain Money Can Buy  album cover Fastball All The Pain Money Can Buy(CD, Album) Sum Records (2) 6351-2 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
6378-2 Reload  album cover Tom Jones Reload(CD, Album) Sum Records (2), Gut Records, V2 6378-2 Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
6429-2 MOM 3: Music For Our Mother Ocean  album cover Various MOM 3: Music For Our Mother Ocean(CD, Comp, Dig) Sum Records (2), Hollywood Records, Surfdog Records 6429-2 Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
6435-2 Punk-O-Rama 4 (Straight Outta The Pit)  album cover Various Punk-O-Rama 4 (Straight Outta The Pit)(CD, Album, Comp) Epitaph, Sum Records (2) 6435-2 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
6439-2 Michael Hutchence  album cover Michael Hutchence Michael Hutchence(CD, Album) Sum Records (2), V2 6439-2 Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
6447 Lo Mejor De Vox Dei  album cover Vox Dei (2) Lo Mejor De Vox Dei(CD, Comp, RE) Grafisound 6447 Argentina 2002 Sell This Version
6456-2 The BBC Sessions  album cover Electric Light Orchestra The BBC Sessions(CD) Eagle Records 6456-2 Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
6471-2 In Concert With The London Symphony Orchestra  album cover Deep Purple, The London Symphony Orchestra, Paul Mann (5) Deep Purple, The London Symphony Orchestra, Paul Mann (5) - In Concert With The London Symphony Orchestra(2xCD) Eagle Records 6471-2 Argentina 1999 Sell This Version
6509-2 Play It To The Bone - Original Soundtrack  album cover Various Play It To The Bone - Original Soundtrack(CD, Comp) Hollywood Records 6509-2 Argentina 2000 Sell This Version