Polydor Incorporated

Polydor Incorporated

Profile:
US subsidiary of Polydor International.
Manufacturing and distribution company of Polydor.
Established 1969 and located in New York City.

The PolyGram Corporation, including Polydor, Inc., was moved from 1700 Broadway to 810 Seventh Ave. in 1974

Name variants:
- Polydor Incorporated
- Polydor, Inc.
- Polydor Inc.
- Polydor Inc

Starting in the mid-1970s and continuing into the late 1980's, the center labels of US PolyGram sublabels began showing two-digit number ID codes signifying from which pressing plant the record originated. A partial list of confirmed plants and their corresponding numbers are as follows:
6 = All Disc Records, Inc.
16 = Sonic Recording Products, Inc. (pre-ca. 1975), Goldisc Recording Products, Inc. (1975 to ca. 1983), Electrosound Group Midwest, Inc. (post-ca. 1983)
18 = Presswell
19 = Bestway Products Inc.
22 = Allied Record Company
24 = Monarch Record Mfg. Co.
25 = Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Santa Maria
26 = PRC Recording Company, Compton, CA
49 = Specialty Records Corporation
53 = Keel Mfg. Corp. (pre-1981), Hauppauge Record Manufacturing Ltd. (post-1981)
54 = Shelley Products
56 = Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Pitman
57 = Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Carrollton, GA (post-1981)
60 = Sound Makers
70 = RCA Records Pressing Plant, Indianapolis
72 = PRC Recording Company, Richmond, IN (post-Dec. 1972)
73 = Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Terre Haute
75 = GRT Record Pressing
76 = Hub-Servall Record Mfg. Corp. (post-1970)
There are some numeral codes which have so far been unconfirmed as to their corresponding pressing plants, including 30 (either Plastic Products or Peter Pan Industries) and 75 (presumably MCA Pressing Plant, Pinckneyville); plus other manufacturing codes (i.e. for cassettes) including 12 and 35.
Parent Label:
Contact Info:
1700 Broadway,
New York, N.Y. 10019 USA

Also:
810 Seventh Avenue
New York, N.Y. 10019 USA

Label

Releases

Status Catalog Number  Image Artist Title ( Format) Label Catalog Number  Country Year Actions
1A2 6547 Various - History Of British Rock Various History Of British Rock(8-Trk, Comp) Sire 1A2 6547 US 1976 Sell This Version
1C 064-85 597 Various - Convoy (Music From The Motion Picture) Various Convoy (Music From The Motion Picture)(LP, Album, Comp, RE) Capitol Records 1C 064-85 597 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
1R2 6314 Various - Tommy (Original Soundtrack Recording) Various Tommy (Original Soundtrack Recording)(Reel, 4tr Stereo, 7" Reel, Album) Polydor 1R2 6314 US 1975 Sell This Version
1SE5 Alfred Newman, Debbie Reynolds, Ken Darby - How The West Was Won, Original Soundtrack Alfred Newman, Debbie Reynolds, Ken Darby Alfred Newman, Debbie Reynolds, Ken Darby - How The West Was Won, Original Soundtrack(LP, Album, RE, Gat) MGM Records, MGM Records 1SE5 US Unknown Sell This Version
1 SE 23 ST Lalo Schifrin - Kelly's Heroes - Music From The Original Sound Track Lalo Schifrin Kelly's Heroes - Music From The Original Sound Track(LP, Album, RE) MGM Records 1 SE 23 ST US Unknown Sell This Version
1SE-34 OC Various - Grease - The Original Broadway Cast Album Various Grease - The Original Broadway Cast Album(LP, Album, Club) MGM Records, Lion Records (4) 1SE-34 OC US 1972 Sell This Version
2 LP 5501/5502 Various - Tommy (Original Soundtrack Recording) Various Tommy (Original Soundtrack Recording) (Album) 2 LP 5501/5502 Yugoslavia 1976 Sell This Version
2 LP 5869/5870 James Brown - Hell James Brown Hell(2xLP, Album) PGP RTB, Polydor 2 LP 5869/5870 Yugoslavia 1975 Sell This Version
2 LP 5941/5942 Various - The Jazz Rock Album Various The Jazz Rock Album(2xLP, Comp, Gat) PGP RTB, Polydor 2 LP 5941/5942 Yugoslavia 1979 Sell This Version
2-SES-42-ST Various - Show Boat / Annie Get Your Gun Various Show Boat / Annie Get Your Gun(2xLP, Comp, Ltd, MP, RE) MGM Records, MGM Records 2-SES-42-ST US 1973 Sell This Version
2-V6S-8810 Oscar Peterson - The Oscar Peterson Collection Oscar Peterson The Oscar Peterson Collection(2xLP, Comp, RE, PRC) Verve Records 2-V6S-8810 US Unknown Sell This Version
2-V6S-8811 Ella* & Louis* - Ella & Louis Ella* & Louis* Ella* & Louis* - Ella & Louis(2xLP, Comp, Gat) Verve Records 2-V6S-8811 US Unknown Sell This Version
5DM 0187 Rainbow = レインボー* - I Surrender = アイ・サレンダー / Long Live Rock 'N' Roll = ロング・リヴ・ロックン・ロール Rainbow = レインボー* Rainbow = レインボー* - I Surrender = アイ・サレンダー / Long Live Rock 'N' Roll = ロング・リヴ・ロックン・ロール(7", RE) Polydor 5DM 0187 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
7DM 0013 Rainbow - I Surrender Rainbow I Surrender (Single) 7DM 0013 Japan 1981 Sell This Version
7DM0024 Visage = ヴィサージ* - Moon Over Moscow = モスクワの月 Visage = ヴィサージ* Visage = ヴィサージ* - Moon Over Moscow = モスクワの月(7") Polydor, Polydor 7DM0024 Japan 1981 Sell This Version
7DM 0069 Visage = ヴィサージ* - Whispers = ウィスパーズ Visage = ヴィサージ* Visage = ヴィサージ* - Whispers = ウィスパーズ(7", Single) Polydor 7DM 0069 Japan 1982 Sell This Version
8F2A-3002 John Mayall - Back To The Roots John Mayall Back To The Roots(2x8-Trk, Album) Polydor, Polydor 8F2A-3002 US 1971 Sell This Version
8F 2A-3502 Cream (2) - Heavy Cream Cream (2) Heavy Cream(2x8-Trk, Comp) Polydor, Polydor 8F 2A-3502 US 1972 Sell This Version
8F 2A 3503 Eric Clapton - At His Best Eric Clapton At His Best(8-Trk, Comp) Polydor, Polydor 8F 2A 3503 US 1972 Sell This Version
8F2A-9002 Mandrill - Mandrilland Mandrill Mandrilland(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8F2A-9002 US 1974 Sell This Version
8F 1024 Gary Burton - Chick Corea* - Crystal Silence Gary Burton - Chick Corea* Crystal Silence(8-Trk, Album) ECM Records 8F 1024 US 1973 Sell This Version
8F 1057 Bill Connors - Theme To The Gaurdian Bill Connors Theme To The Gaurdian(8-Trk, Album) ECM Records 8F 1057 US 1975 Sell This Version
8F 4055 Lily Tomlin - This Is A Recording Lily Tomlin This Is A Recording(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8F 4055 US Unknown Sell This Version
8F 4802 Otis Spann With Fleetwood Mac - The Biggest Thing Since Colossus Otis Spann With Fleetwood Mac Otis Spann With Fleetwood Mac - The Biggest Thing Since Colossus(8-Trk, Album) Blue Horizon 8F 4802 US 1969 Sell This Version
8F 4901 Climax Blues Band - Climax Blues Band Climax Blues Band Climax Blues Band(8-Trk, Album) Sire 8F 4901 US Unknown Sell This Version
8F 5015 Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Manfred Mann's Earth Band Manfred Mann's Earth Band Manfred Mann's Earth Band(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8F 5015 US Unknown Sell This Version
8F 5023 Lily Tomlin - And That's The Truth Lily Tomlin And That's The Truth(8-Trk) Polydor, Polydor 8F 5023 US 1972 Sell This Version
8 F 5025 Mandrill - Mandrill Is Mandrill Mandrill Is(8-Trk, Album) Polydor, Polydor 8 F 5025 US 1972 Sell This Version
8F 5033 Roy Buchanan - Roy Buchanan Roy Buchanan Roy Buchanan(8-Trk, Album, Red) Polydor, Polydor 8F 5033 US 1972 Sell This Version
8F 5035 Arthur Fiedler And The Boston Pops* - Gotta Travel On Arthur Fiedler And The Boston Pops* Arthur Fiedler And The Boston Pops* - Gotta Travel On(8-Trk, Album) Polydor, Polydor 8F 5035 US 1972 Sell This Version
8F 5036 John Mayall - Moving On John Mayall Moving On(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8F 5036 US 1972 Sell This Version
8F 5040 The Tony Williams Lifetime - The Old Bum's Rush The Tony Williams Lifetime The Old Bum's Rush(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8F 5040 US 1972 Sell This Version
8F 5050 Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Get Your Rocks Off Manfred Mann's Earth Band Get Your Rocks Off(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8F 5050 US 1973 Sell This Version
8F 5051 Junior Mance - The Junior Mance Touch Junior Mance The Junior Mance Touch(8-Trk) Polydor, Polydor 8F 5051 US 1973 Sell This Version
8f 5056 Lighthouse (2) - Can You Feel It Lighthouse (2) Can You Feel It(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8f 5056 US 1973 Sell This Version
8F 5058 Buckingham Nicks - Buckingham Nicks Buckingham Nicks Buckingham Nicks(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8F 5058 US 1973 Sell This Version
8F-5401 James Brown - Soul Classics James Brown Soul Classics(8-Trk, Comp) Polydor, Polydor 8F-5401 US 1972 Sell This Version
8F 5402 James Brown - Soul Classics Volume 2 James Brown Soul Classics Volume 2(8-Trk, Comp) Polydor, Polydor 8F 5402 US 1973 Sell This Version
8F 5505 James Last - Music From Across The Way James Last Music From Across The Way(8-Trk, Album) Polydor, Polydor 8F 5505 US 1972 Sell This Version
8F 5601 The JB's* - Food For Thought/Pass The Peas/Gimme Some More The JB's* Food For Thought (Pass The Peas I Mean Gimme Some More) (Album) 8F 5601 US 1972 Sell This Version
8F 5603 The J.B.'s - Doing It To Death The J.B.'s Doing It To Death(8-Trk, Album) People (8), People (8) 8F 5603 US 1973 Sell This Version
8F 5706 Millie Jackson - It Hurts So Good Millie Jackson It Hurts So Good(8-Trk, Album, Red) Spring Records 8F 5706 US 1973 Sell This Version
8F 5903 Climax Blues Band - Tightly Knit Climax Blues Band Tightly Knit(8-Trk, Album) Sire 8F 5903 US 1972 Sell This Version
8F 6016 Roy Ayers Ubiquity - Virgo Red Roy Ayers Ubiquity Virgo Red(8-Trk) Polydor 8F 6016 US 1973 Sell This Version
8F 6019 Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Solar Fire Manfred Mann's Earth Band Solar Fire(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8F 6019 US 1973 Sell This Version
8F 6020 Roy Buchanan - That's What I Am Here For Roy Buchanan That's What I Am Here For (Album) 8F 6020 US 1973 Sell This Version
8F 6021 Arthur Fiedler & The Boston Pops Orchestra - Salute To Disney Arthur Fiedler & The Boston Pops Orchestra Arthur Fiedler & The Boston Pops Orchestra - Salute To Disney (Album) 8F 6021 US 1973 Sell This Version
8F 6022 Left End - Spoiled Rotten Left End Spoiled Rotten(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8F 6022 US 1974 Sell This Version
8F-6032 Roy Ayers Ubiquity - Change Up The Groove Roy Ayers Ubiquity Change Up The Groove(8-Trk) Polydor 8F-6032 US 1974 Sell This Version
8F 6034 Arthur Fiedler, The Boston Pops Orchestra - You Will Be My Music Arthur Fiedler, The Boston Pops Orchestra Arthur Fiedler, The Boston Pops Orchestra - You Will Be My Music(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8F 6034 US 1974 Sell This Version
8F 6035 Roy Buchanan - In The Beginning Roy Buchanan In The Beginning(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8F 6035 US 1974 Sell This Version
8F 6039 James Brown - Reality James Brown Reality(8-Trk, Album) Polydor, Polydor 8F 6039 US 1974 Sell This Version
8F 6040 James Last - Well Kept Secret James Last Well Kept Secret(8-Trk, Album) Polydor, Polydor 8F 6040 US 1975 Sell This Version
8F 6041 Atlanta Rhythm Section - Dog Days Atlanta Rhythm Section Dog Days(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8F 6041 US 1975 Sell This Version
8F 6042 James Brown - Sex Machine Today James Brown Sex Machine Today(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8F 6042 US 1975 Sell This Version
8F 6046 Roy Ayers* - A Tear To A Smile Roy Ayers* A Tear To A Smile(8-Trk, Album, Red) Polydor, Polydor 8F 6046 US 1975 Sell This Version
8F 6053 Arthur Fiedler And The Boston Pops* - The Neil Diamond Songbook Arthur Fiedler And The Boston Pops* Arthur Fiedler And The Boston Pops* - The Neil Diamond Songbook(8-Trk, Album, Club) Polydor 8F 6053 US 1975 Sell This Version
8F 6056 Arthur Fiedler And The Boston Pops* - The Carpenters Song Book Arthur Fiedler And The Boston Pops* Arthur Fiedler And The Boston Pops* - The Carpenters Song Book(8-Trk, Club) Polydor 8F 6056 US 1975 Sell This Version
8F 6062 Chick Corea - The Leprechaun Chick Corea The Leprechaun(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8F 6062 US 1976 Sell This Version
8F 6504 Peter Thomas Sound Orchestra - Chariots Of The Gods? (Original Soundtrack) Peter Thomas Sound Orchestra Chariots Of The Gods? (Original Soundtrack)(8-Trk, Album) Polydor, Polydor 8F 6504 US 1974 Sell This Version
8F-6509 Return To Forever Featuring Chick Corea - Where Have I Known You Before Return To Forever Featuring Chick Corea Return To Forever Featuring Chick Corea - Where Have I Known You Before (Album) 8F-6509 US 1974 Sell This Version
8F 6519 Rory Gallagher - The Story So Far Rory Gallagher The Story So Far(8-Trk, Album, Comp) Polydor 8F 6519 US 1976 Sell This Version
8F 6601 Maceo* - Us!! Maceo* Us!!(8-Trk, Album) People (8), People (8) 8F 6601 US 1974 Sell This Version
8F 6702 Joe Simon - Mood, Heart And Soul Joe Simon Mood, Heart And Soul(8-Trk, Album, Red) Spring Records 8F 6702 US 1974 Sell This Version
8F 6703 Millie Jackson - Caught Up Millie Jackson Caught Up(8-Trk, Album, Red) Spring Records 8F 6703 US 1974 Sell This Version
8F 6706 Joe Simon - Get Down Joe Simon Get Down(8-Trk, Album, Red) Spring Records 8F 6706 US 1975 Sell This Version
8F 6708 Millie Jackson - Still Caught Up Millie Jackson Still Caught Up(8-Trk, Album, Red) Polydor 8F 6708 US 1975 Sell This Version
8F 2-3002 James Brown The Payback(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8F 2-3002 US 1973 Sell This Version
8F2-3004 James Brown - Get On The Good Foot James Brown Get On The Good Foot(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8F2-3004 US 1972 Sell This Version
8F2-3006 John Mayall - The Best Of John Mayall John Mayall The Best Of John Mayall(8-Trk, Comp, Red) Polydor, Polydor 8F2-3006 US 1973 Sell This Version
8F2 3008 Various - The Guitar Album Various The Guitar Album(8-Trk, Comp) Polydor 8F2 3008 US 1974 Sell This Version
8F2-3501 Derek & The Dominos - Layla And Other Assorted Love Songs Derek & The Dominos Layla And Other Assorted Love Songs(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8F2-3501 US 1972 Sell This Version
8F2-9502 Various - Tommy (Original Soundtrack Recording) Various Tommy (Original Soundtrack Recording)(8-Trk, Album, Gra) Polydor, Polydor 8F2-9502 US 1975 Sell This Version
8F 35031 Eric Clapton - At His Best Eric Clapton At His Best(8-Trk, Comp, Club, Col) Polydor 8F 35031 US 1972 Sell This Version
8F2 1064/1065 Keith Jarrett - The Koln Concert Keith Jarrett The Koln Concert(8-Trk) ECM Records 8F2 1064/1065 US 1975 Sell This Version
8T-6169 Donny & Marie* - Goin' Coconuts Donny & Marie* Goin' Coconuts(8-Trk, Album) Polydor, Kolob Records 8T-6169 US 1978 Sell This Version
8T-1-1601 Rainbow - Rainbow Rising Rainbow Rainbow Rising(8-Trk, Album) Polydor, Oyster 8T-1-1601 US 1976 Sell This Version
8T-1-1604 Strawbs - Burning For You Strawbs Burning For You(8-Trk, Album) Oyster 8T-1-1604 US 1977 Sell This Version
8T-1-3004 Eric Clapton - No Reason To Cry Eric Clapton No Reason To Cry(8-Trk, Album) RSO 8T-1-3004 US 1976 Sell This Version
8T-1-3007 The Bee Gees* - Odessa The Bee Gees* Odessa(8-Trk, Album) RSO 8T-1-3007 US 1976 Sell This Version
8T-1-3010 Cream (2) - Disraeli Gears Cream (2) Disraeli Gears(8-Trk, Album, RE) RSO 8T-1-3010 US Unknown Sell This Version
8T-1-3016 Blind Faith (2) - Blind Faith Blind Faith (2) Blind Faith(8-Trk, Album) RSO 8T-1-3016 US Unknown Sell This Version
8T-1-3017 Rick Dees And His Cast Of Idiots* - The Original Disco Duck Rick Dees And His Cast Of Idiots* The Original Disco Duck(8-Trk, Album) RSO 8T-1-3017 US 1977 Sell This Version
8T-1-3019 Andy Gibb - Flowing Rivers Andy Gibb Flowing Rivers(8-Trk, Album) RSO 8T-1-3019 US 1977 Sell This Version
8T-1-3024 Bee Gees - Main Course Bee Gees Main Course(8-Trk, Album, RE) RSO, RSO 8T-1-3024 US Unknown Sell This Version
8T-1-3030 Eric Clapton - Slow Hand Eric Clapton Slow Hand (Album) 8T-1-3030 US 1977 Sell This Version
8T-1-5021 Mel Tillis And The Statesiders (2) - The Best Of Mel Tillis And The Statesiders Mel Tillis And The Statesiders (2) Mel Tillis And The Statesiders (2) - The Best Of Mel Tillis And The Statesiders(8-Trk, Comp) MGM Records 8T-1-5021 US 1976 Sell This Version
8T-1-5302 Jerry Goldsmith - Logan's Run (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Jerry Goldsmith Logan's Run (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)(8-Trk, Album) MGM Records 8T-1-5302 US 1976 Sell This Version
8T-1-6060 Atlanta Rhythm Section - Red Tape Atlanta Rhythm Section Red Tape(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8T-1-6060 US 1976 Sell This Version
8T-1-6063 Gloria Gaynor - I've Got You Gloria Gaynor I've Got You(8-Trk, Album) Polydor, Polydor 8T-1-6063 US 1976 Sell This Version
8T-1-6071 James Brown - Get Up Offa That Thing James Brown Get Up Offa That Thing(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8T-1-6071 US 1976 Sell This Version
8T-1-6073 Ted Nugent And The Amboy Dukes - Marriage On The Rocks - Rock Bottom Ted Nugent And The Amboy Dukes Ted Nugent And The Amboy Dukes - Marriage On The Rocks - Rock Bottom(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8T-1-6073 US Unknown Sell This Version
8T-1-6074 John McLaughlin - Extrapolation John McLaughlin Extrapolation(8-Trk, Album, RE) Polydor 8T-1-6074 US Unknown Sell This Version
8T-1-6077 The Osmonds - Brainstorm The Osmonds Brainstorm(8-Trk, Album) Polydor, Kolob Records 8T-1-6077 US 1976 Sell This Version
8T-1-6080 Atlanta Rhythm Section - A Rock And Roll Alternative Atlanta Rhythm Section A Rock And Roll Alternative (Album) 8T-1-6080 Canada 1976 Sell This Version
8T-1-6082 Dirty Tricks (2) - Night Man Dirty Tricks (2) Night Man(8-Trk) Polydor 8T-1-6082 US 1976 Sell This Version
8T-1-6084 George Benson - Blue Benson George Benson Blue Benson(8-Trk, Comp) Polydor 8T-1-6084 US 1976 Sell This Version
8T-1-6095 Gloria Gaynor - Glorious Gloria Gaynor Glorious(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8T-1-6095 US 1977 Sell This Version
8T-1-6104 Dirty Tricks (2) - Hit And Run Dirty Tricks (2) Hit And Run(8-Trk) Polydor 8T-1-6104 US 1977 Sell This Version
8T-1-6108 Roy Ayers Ubiquity - Lifeline Roy Ayers Ubiquity Lifeline(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8T-1-6108 Canada 1977 Sell This Version