Capitol Mastering

Capitol Mastering

Profile:
Also credited as:
· Capitol Recording Studios
· Capitol Records
· Capitol Records, Los Angeles
· Capitol Records Mastering
· Capitol Studios
· Capitol Studios Mastering
· Capitol Tower Mastering
· Capitol Recording Studios, Hollywood

Recognizable with "MASTERED BY CAPITOL" stamped on the runout
Stamp changed to "MASTERED BY EMI/A" for some mastering after 1980 (A very small)

Capitol Mastering had Scully and Neumann lathes. The used lathes are indicated in the matrix by the letter following the catalog number (followed by a number indicating the cut number), e.g. A3, F-9, G-22, J17, P-4, R1, W5, X5.
A / B: Scully stereo lathe in Hollywood, 1967-1974.
F / G: Scully mono lathe in Hollywood, 1967-1969.
H / J: Scully lathe in Hollywood, 1969-1983.
P / T: Scully lathe in New York, 1967-1971.
W / X: Scully stereo lathe in New York, 1967-1974.

F: Neumann VMS-66 lathe used by Tower Mastering in Hollywood, California (1969-1982).
G: Neumann lathe in Hollywood (1975-1988).
R: Neumann lathe in New York (1972-1974).

Engineers known to have worked here:
Dave McEowen as "DAVE" or "DCM" etched in the runout
Eddy Schreyer as "E" or "ES" etched in the runout, or a scribble similar to "Ɛ____" or "C____" (see image on his profile)
Gene Thompson as "Gene" or "ƐRT" etched in the runout (from 1975 onward)
Ian Sefchick - what looks like H with an S inside etched in the runout but must be IS
Jay Maynard usually credited "Jay Luck" around 1976, later on simply "Jay" etched
Jay Ranellucci
John Lemay as "J. LEMAY" etched in the runout
Ken Perry as "KP" etched in the runout
Kevin Reeves as "KEV" etched in the runout
Maurice Long (2) as "ML" etched in the runout
Ron McMaster as "McM" or "RM" etched in the runout
Wally Traugott as "Wally" or "Wly" etched in the runout
Wayne Watkins as Wayne etched in the runout
Parent Label:
Contact Info:
Capitol Mastering
1750 North Vine Street
Hollywood CA 90028
323-871-5003 (tel)
323-871-5058 (fax)
Sites:
[l265641]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
The Good match  album cover Raining Jane The Good match(LP) Raining Jane US 2011 Sell This Version
001-1 Blood Days  album cover Unity (13) Blood Days(LP, Album) Power House Records (2), Power House Records (2) 001-1 US 1989 Sell This Version
1A006-86073 In The 80's  album cover Graham Nash In The 80's(7") Capitol Records 1A006-86073 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 006-86241 Walkin' The Walk  album cover Don Schlitz Walkin' The Walk(7") Capitol Records 1A 006-86241 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 038 15789 1 Motels  album cover Motels* Motels(LP, Album, Cap) Capitol Records 1A 038 15789 1 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 006-20 1213 7 Hands Across America  album cover Voices Of America Hands Across America(7", Single) EMI America 1A 006-20 1213 7 Netherlands 1986 Sell This Version
1A 062-86237 McGuinn-Hillman  album cover McGuinn* / Hillman* McGuinn* / Hillman* - McGuinn-Hillman(LP, Album) Capitol Records 1A 062-86237 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 064-400135 Men Without Women  album cover Little Steven And The Disciples Of Soul Men Without Women(LP, Album) EMI America 1A 064-400135 Europe 1982 Sell This Version
1A 064-7122971 Feel The Music  album cover Dayton Feel The Music(LP, Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records 1A 064-7122971 Europe 1983 Sell This Version
1C 2LP 162 24 0426 3 Live After Death  album cover Iron Maiden Live After Death (Album) 1C 2LP 162 24 0426 3 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
1C 2LP 162 2404263 Live After Death  album cover Iron Maiden Live After Death(2xLP, Album, Gat) EMI, EMI 1C 2LP 162 2404263 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
1C 056-80 701 M Leadbelly's Best  album cover Leadbelly Leadbelly's Best(LP, Comp) Capitol Mastering, EMI Electrola 1C 056-80 701 M Germany Unknown Sell This Version
1 C 062-82 281 Starz  album cover Starz (2) Starz(LP, Album, Promo) Capitol Records 1 C 062-82 281 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
1C 064-32 466 Pompeii  album cover New Triumvirat* Pompeii(LP, Album, Gat) Harvest, EMI Electrola 1C 064-32 466 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
1C 064-85 454 Don't Ask My Neighbors  album cover Raul de Souza Don't Ask My Neighbors(LP, Album) Capitol Records, EMI Electrola 1C 064-85 454 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
1C 064-85 512 A Taste Of Honey  album cover A Taste Of Honey A Taste Of Honey(LP, Album, M/Print) Capitol Records 1C 064-85 512 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
1C 064-85 863 Keep The Fire Burnin'  album cover Louisiana's Le Roux* Keep The Fire Burnin'(LP, Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records, EMI Electrola 1C 064-85 863 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
1C 064-85 999 The Motels  album cover The Motels The Motels(LP, Album) Capitol Records 1C 064-85 999 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
1C 064-86 249 The Jealous Kind  album cover Delbert McClinton The Jealous Kind(LP, Album) Capitol Records, Muscle Shoals Sound Records, EMI Electrola 1C 064-86 249 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1C 066-85089 Blackjack Choir  album cover James Talley Blackjack Choir(LP, Album) Capitol Records 1C 066-85089 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
1C 264-86050 The Other One  album cover Bob Welch The Other One(Cass, Album) Capitol Records 1C 264-86050 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
1C 046-7 90413 1 Recovery: Live!  album cover Great White Recovery: Live!(LP, Comp) Capitol Records, Capitol Records, Capitol Records 1C 046-7 90413 1 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
1C 064-24 0786 1 Seen One Earth  album cover Pete Bardens* Seen One Earth (Album) 1C 064-24 0786 1 Europe 1987 Sell This Version
1CD 8192 Simply The Best  album cover Tina Turner Simply The Best(CD, Comp, Club) Capitol Records 1CD 8192 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
1R2 7088 Tusk  album cover Fleetwood Mac Tusk(Reel, 4tr Stereo, 7" Reel) Warner Bros. Records 1R2 7088 US 1979 Sell This Version
2C 062-86237 McGuinn-Hillman  album cover McGuinn* / Hillman* McGuinn* / Hillman* - McGuinn-Hillman(LP, Album) Capitol Records 2C 062-86237 France 1980 Sell This Version
2C 070 61963 Wings Greatest  album cover Wings (2) Wings Greatest(LP, Comp) Pathé Marconi 2C 070 61963 France 1978 Sell This Version
2C 068 - 81902 / 2C 068 - 81.902 Beautiful Loser  album cover Bob Seger Beautiful Loser(LP, Album) Capitol Records 2C 068 - 81902 / 2C 068 - 81.902 France 1980 Sell This Version
2C 070-400150 The Distance  album cover Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band* The Distance(LP, Album) Capitol Records 2C 070-400150 France 1982 Sell This Version
2 C 156-82225/6 Live Bullet  album cover Bob Seger And The Silver Bullet Band Live Bullet(2xLP, Album, Aut) Capitol Records 2 C 156-82225/6 France 1976 Sell This Version
2HS 3350 Tusk  album cover Fleetwood Mac Tusk (Album) 2HS 3350 US 1979 Sell This Version
2M022 Phoenix  album cover Asia (2) Phoenix(CD, Album, Enh) 2M Producciones 2M022 Argentina 2008 Sell This Version
2S 068-81902 Beautiful Loser  album cover Bob Seger Beautiful Loser(LP, Album) Capitol Records 2S 068-81902 France Unknown Sell This Version
2WB 3500 Fleetwood Mac Live  album cover Fleetwood Mac Fleetwood Mac Live (Album) 2WB 3500 US 1980 Sell This Version
3c-006-85092 Big Towns 2061  album cover Paris (19) Big Towns 2061(7", Single) Capitol Records 3c-006-85092 Italy 1976 Sell This Version
3C 064-57022 View From The Ground  album cover America (2) View From The Ground(LP, Album) Capitol Records 3C 064-57022 Italy 1982 Sell This Version
3C 064 82013 Inseparable  album cover Natalie Cole Inseparable(LP, Album) Capitol Records 3C 064 82013 Italy 1975 Sell This Version
3C 064-85137 Cabretta  album cover Mink DeVille Cabretta(LP, Album) Capitol Records 3C 064-85137 Italy 1977 Sell This Version
3C 064 85512 A Taste Of Honey  album cover A Taste Of Honey A Taste Of Honey(LP, Album) Capitol Records 3C 064 85512 Italy 1978 Sell This Version
3C 064-86097 Against The Wind  album cover Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band* Against The Wind(LP, Album) Capitol Records 3C 064-86097 Italy 1980 Sell This Version
003CD Swingin' The Century  album cover The Bill Elliott Swing Orchestra* Swingin' The Century(CD, Album) Wayland Records 003CD US 1999 Sell This Version
3E 36868 Four You  album cover Rick Nelson* Four You(10") Epic, Nu Disk 3E 36868 US 1981 Sell This Version
3RS 2257 Decade  album cover Neil Young Decade(3xLP, Comp, Los) Reprise Records 3RS 2257 US 1977 Sell This Version
4D - 205 Emergency Third Rail Power Trip  album cover The Rain Parade* Emergency Third Rail Power Trip(LP, Album) Enigma Records (3) 4D - 205 Spain 1983 Sell This Version
4D-509 Voices in the night  album cover Mass (16) Voices in the night(LP) Enigma Records (3) 4D-509 Spain 1989 Sell This Version
4LT 1001 Ronnie Laws Every Generation(Cass, Album) United Artists Records 4LT 1001 US 1980 Sell This Version
4X4X-3844 Boris Godunov  album cover Mussorgsky*, Martti Talvela, Leonard Mróz, Nicolai Gedda, Bożena Kinasz, Andrzej Hiolski, Aage Haugland, Halina Lukomska, Polish Radio Chorus Of Krakow, Boys’ Chorus From The Krakow Philharmonic Chorus*, Polish Radio National Symphony Orchestra*, Jerzy Semkow Mussorgsky*, Martti Talvela, Leonard Mróz, Nicolai Gedda, Bożena Kinasz, Andrzej Hiolski, Aage Haugland, Halina Lukomska, Polish Radio Chorus Of Krakow, Boys’ Chorus From The Krakow Philharmonic Chorus*, Polish Radio National Symphony Orchestra*, Jerzy Semkow - Boris Godunov(4xCass + Box) Angel Records 4X4X-3844 US 1977 Sell This Version
4XA-12060 Rarities  album cover The Beatles Rarities(Cass, Comp) Capitol Records 4XA-12060 Canada 1980 Sell This Version
4XJ-12466 Something To Talk About  album cover Anne Murray Something To Talk About(Cass, Album, Club, Col) Capitol Records 4XJ-12466 US 1986 Sell This Version
4XL-9635A Nat King Cole Million Dollar Memories(Cass, Album, Comp) Reader's Digest 4XL-9635A Canada 1990 Sell This Version
4XLU 8128 All My Best  album cover Slim Whitman All My Best(Cass, Comp) Liberty/United Records 4XLU 8128 US 1979 Sell This Version
4XNB-12061 Little River Band Backstage Pass(Cass, Album, Dou) Capitol Records 4XNB-12061 Canada 1980 Sell This Version
4XO-11630 Book Of Dreams  album cover Steve Miller Band Book Of Dreams(Cass, Album) Capitol Records 4XO-11630 US 1977 Sell This Version
4XO 511630 Book Of Dreams  album cover Steve Miller Band Book Of Dreams(Cass, Album, Club) Capitol Records 4XO 511630 US 1977 Sell This Version
4XPRO-9864 Hits On Board (Sampler One)  album cover Various Hits On Board (Sampler One)(Cass, Album, Promo) Capitol Records, Capitol Records 4XPRO-9864 US 1986 Sell This Version
4XQ-12270 Live Rockets  album cover The Rockets (5) Live Rockets(Cass, Album) Capitol Records 4XQ-12270 US 1983 Sell This Version
4XT-12092 Up  album cover Le Roux Up(Cass, Album) Capitol Records 4XT-12092 US 1980 Sell This Version
4XT-12189 The Best Of Minnie Riperton  album cover Minnie Riperton The Best Of Minnie Riperton(Cass, Comp) Capitol Records 4XT-12189 US 1981 Sell This Version
4XT-12261 Ronnie Laws Mr. Nice Guy(Cass, Album) Capitol Records 4XT-12261 US 1983 Sell This Version
4XT-12294 Dirty Looks  album cover Juice Newton Dirty Looks(Cass, Album, Dol) Capitol Records 4XT-12294 US 1983 Sell This Version
4Xt-12313 Kwick Foreplay(Cass, Album) Capitol Records 4Xt-12313 US 1983 Sell This Version
4XT-12354 A Taste Of Honey  album cover A Taste Of Honey A Taste Of Honey(Cass, Comp) Capitol Records 4XT-12354 US 1984 Sell This Version
4XT-12485 Crowded House  album cover Crowded House Crowded House(Cass, Album, Dol) Capitol Records 4XT-12485 Canada 1986 Sell This Version
4XT-17070 Built For Speed  album cover Stray Cats Built For Speed (Album) 4XT-17070 Canada 1982 Sell This Version
4XT-17229 Cover Girl  album cover Phantom, Rocker & Slick Cover Girl(Cass, Album) EMI America 4XT-17229 US 1986 Sell This Version
4XT-73224 Menace To Society  album cover Lizzy Borden Menace To Society(Cass, Album) Enigma Records (3), Metal Blade Records 4XT-73224 US 1986 Sell This Version
4XT-73257 Eat Your Paisley  album cover The Dead Milkmen Eat Your Paisley(Cass, Album) Enigma Records (3), Fever Records (3) 4XT-73257 Canada 1986 Sell This Version
4XT-73292 Ike Willis Should'a Gone Before I Left(Cass) Enigma Records (3) 4XT-73292 US 1987 Sell This Version
4XT-512485 Crowded House  album cover Crowded House Crowded House (Album) 4XT-512485 Canada 1986 Sell This Version
4XT-517070 Stray Cats Built For Speed(Cass, Album, Club, CH,) EMI America 4XT-517070 Canada 1982 Sell This Version
4XTT-73280 Lolita Nation  album cover Game Theory Lolita Nation (Album) 4XTT-73280 US 1987 Sell This Version
4Z9 03249 High Hopes / Good & Plenty  album cover The S.O.S. Band High Hopes / Good & Plenty(12", Single) Tabu Records 4Z9 03249 US 1982 Sell This Version
5C 062-32 466 Pompeii  album cover New Triumvirat* Pompeii(LP, Album) Harvest, EMI Bovema 5C 062-32 466 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5C 062-85027 Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band* Night Moves(LP, Album, Jac) Capitol Records 5C 062-85027 Europe 1976 Sell This Version
5C 062-85079 Sammy Hagar  album cover Sammy Hagar Sammy Hagar(LP, Album) Capitol Records 5C 062-85079 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5C 062-85137 Cabretta  album cover Mink DeVille Cabretta(LP, Album) Capitol Records 5C 062-85137 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5C 062-85 333 Stranger In Town  album cover Bob Seger And The Silver Bullet Band Stranger In Town(LP, Album) Capitol Records 5C 062-85 333 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 062-85512 A Taste Of Honey  album cover A Taste Of Honey A Taste Of Honey(LP, Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records 5C 062-85512 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 062-85607 New Kind Of Feeling  album cover Anne Murray New Kind Of Feeling(LP, Album) Capitol Records 5C 062-85607 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
5C 062 85911 Dreamer  album cover Caldera (2) Dreamer(LP, Album) Capitol Records 5C 062 85911 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
5E-502 An American Prayer  album cover Jim Morrison Music By The Doors Jim Morrison Music By The Doors - An American Prayer (Album) 5E-502 US 1978 Sell This Version
5E-534 Tender Togetherness  album cover Stanley Turrentine Tender Togetherness (Album) 5E-534 US 1981 Sell This Version
5E-541 Bet Your Heart On Me  album cover Johnny Lee (3) Bet Your Heart On Me(LP, Album) Asylum Records, Full Moon 5E-541 US 1981 Sell This Version
5SPH001 The Unsung Father Of Country Music  album cover Ernest V. Stoneman* The Unsung Father Of Country Music(2xCD, Album, Comp) 5-String Productions 5SPH001 US 2008 Sell This Version
6C 062 81903 Bankrupt  album cover Dr. Hook Bankrupt(LP, Album) Capitol Records 6C 062 81903 Scandinavia 1975 Sell This Version
6E-150 Before The Rain  album cover Lee Oskar Before The Rain (Album) 6E-150 US 1978 Sell This Version
6E-164 Streamline  album cover Lenny White Streamline(LP, Album, TP) Elektra 6E-164 US 1978 Sell This Version
6E-201 Suzy  album cover Terence Boylan Suzy (Album) 6E-201 US 1980 Sell This Version
6E-223 Best Of Friends  album cover Twennynine Featuring Lenny White* Best Of Friends(LP, Album, PRC) Elektra 6E-223 US 1979 Sell This Version
6E-301 Once A Drifter  album cover Charlie Rich Once A Drifter(LP, Album) Elektra 6E-301 US 1980 Sell This Version
6E-304 Twennynine With Lenny White  album cover Twennynine With Lenny White Twennynine With Lenny White(LP, Album, Promo) Elektra 6E-304 US 1980 Sell This Version
6E-306 Dee Dee Bridgewater  album cover Dee Dee Bridgewater Dee Dee Bridgewater(LP, Album) Elektra 6E-306 US 1980 Sell This Version
7E-1091 Terence Boylan  album cover Terence Boylan Terence Boylan (Album) 7E-1091 US 1977 Sell This Version
7P1142 On Lock  album cover Die Hard (2) On Lock(CD, Album) 7P Records, Crucial Records (2) 7P1142 US 2001 Sell This Version
7-PRO-9076; P-5112 I Want To Hold Your Hand  album cover The Beatles I Want To Hold Your Hand(7", Single, Mono, Promo, RE) Capitol Records 7-PRO-9076; P-5112 US 1984 Sell This Version
7PRO-9546 One Vision  album cover Queen One Vision(7", Single, Promo) Capitol Records, Capitol Records 7PRO-9546 US 1985 Sell This Version
7PRO-17978 Go To Sleep  album cover Radiohead Go To Sleep(7", Single, Promo) Capitol Records, Capitol Records 7PRO-17978 US 2003 Sell This Version
7PRO-79477 Carolyn's Fingers  album cover Cocteau Twins Carolyn's Fingers(7", Promo) Capitol Records 7PRO-79477 US 1988 Sell This Version
7PRO-79685 Breakthru  album cover Queen Breakthru(7", Single, Promo) Capitol Records 7PRO-79685 US 1989 Sell This Version
7PRO 79694 Don't Say You Love Me  album cover Billy Squier Don't Say You Love Me(7", Single, Promo) Capitol Records 7PRO 79694 US 1989 Sell This Version