Victor Company Of Japan, Ltd.

Victor Company Of Japan, Ltd.

Profile:
Victor Company Of Japan, Ltd. is a Japanese electronics giant, mainly known for the JVC brand. It is part of the JVC Kenwood Corporation.
In the past Victor Company Of Japan, Ltd. was directly involved in the music industry, but nowadays it serves that industry via subsidiary companies such as Victor Entertainment, Inc. and Teichiku Entertainment, Inc.

This company also operated large vinyl, cassette, VHS and CD pressing plants in Yokohama. Lacquer cuts can be identified by 111 and/or 112 in the vinyl runouts.

History in the music industry:
The Victor Company Of Japan, Ltd. was established in Japan by the US Victor Talking Machine Company in September 1927. It owned the Victor label and manufactured and distributed records for several others.
In 1943 the company was renamed to Nippon Onkyo, K.K., only to return to its previous name in 1946.
In 1972 the music division spun off into Victor Musical Industries, Inc.
Another spin-off was Nippon Phonogram Co., Ltd., established in June 1970, and handling Philips and associated labels.
Sublabels
Contact Info:
12-3 Chome, Moriya-cho,
Kanagawa-ku Yokohama 221,
Japan
Sites:
[l295720]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
4C-23 / AR-1038 Hans Kann Piano At Anechoic Room & Introducing CD-4(LP, Quad, Promo, A-S) JVC, JVC 4C-23 / AR-1038 Japan Unknown Sell This Version
4DE-202 No Artist CD-4 Demodulator Adjustment Record(7") JVC 4DE-202 Japan Unknown Sell This Version
5DM 0183 The Cure Why Can't I Be You? (Single) 5DM 0183 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
5DM 0192 Patty Ryan I Don't Wanna Lose You Tonight(7", Single) Polydor 5DM 0192 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
7AGS-5 後藤恭子 ペガサスの少女(7") Animage 7AGS-5 Japan 1986 Sell This Version
7PP-19 ウォーカー・ブラザース* = The Walker Brothers ウォーカー・ブラザース* = The Walker Brothers - 私の部屋で = In My Room / ダンス天国 = Land Of 1000 Dances(7", RE) Philips 7PP-19 Japan 1980 Sell This Version
7PP-33 Graham Bonnet Night Games(7", Single) Vertigo 7PP-33 Japan 1981 Sell This Version
7PP-40 Graham Bonnet 孤独の叫び = Bad Days Are Gone(7", Single, Promo) Vertigo 7PP-40 Japan 1981 Sell This Version
7PP-57 ソフト・セル* = Soft Cell ソフト・セル* = Soft Cell - 汚れなき愛 = Tainted Love(7", Single, Promo) Vertigo 7PP-57 Japan 1981 Sell This Version
7PP-65 The Gap Band Early In The Morning(7") Total Experience Records 7PP-65 Japan 1982 Sell This Version
7PP-91 Hanoi Rocks Motorvatin'(7", Single) Mercury 7PP-91 Japan 1982 Sell This Version
7PP-100 Berlin Sex (I'm A...) (Single) 7PP-100 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
7PP-114 Hanoi Rocks Malibu Beach Nightmare (Single) 7PP-114 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
7PP-125 Big Country Fields Of Fire (Single) 7PP-125 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
7PP-164 Bon Jovi Only Lonely(7", Single) Mercury 7PP-164 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
7PP-219 Bon Jovi Livin' On A Prayer (Single) 7PP-219 Japan 1986 Sell This Version
7PP-230 Bon Jovi Wanted Dead Or Alive(7", Single) Mercury 7PP-230 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
7RS-16 Stray Cats Rock This Town(7", Single) Arista 7RS-16 Japan 1981 Sell This Version
7RS-22 Stray Cats Down Town (Cross That Bridge)(7", Promo) Arista 7RS-22 Japan 1981 Sell This Version
7RS-78 Thompson Twins = トンプソン・ツインズ* Thompson Twins = トンプソン・ツインズ* - ラブ・オン・ユア・サンド = Love On Your Side(7", Single) Arista 7RS-78 Japan 1982 Sell This Version
7RS-93 The Lotus Eaters The First Picture Of You(7") Arista 7RS-93 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
7RS-121 Thompson Twins = トンプソン・ツインズ* Thompson Twins = トンプソン・ツインズ* - レイ・ユア・ハンズ = Lay Your Hands On Me(7", Single) Arista 7RS-121 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
7SI-117 Frankie Goes To Hollywood = フランキー・ゴーズ・トゥ・ハリウッド* Frankie Goes To Hollywood = フランキー・ゴーズ・トゥ・ハリウッド* - リラックス = Relax(7", Single) ZTT, Island Records, Polystar 7SI-117 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
7SI-120 Propaganda = プロパガンダ* Propaganda = プロパガンダ* - Dr. Mabuse = マブーセ(ショート・ヴァージョン)(7", Single) ZTT, Island Records, Polystar 7SI-120 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
7SM-119 Real Life Catch Me I'm Falling(7", Single, Promo) Curb Records, Polystar 7SM-119 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
10S 10 Various 伝統の魅惑 ー日本の伝統音楽ー(12", Album) Victor 10S 10 Japan Unknown Sell This Version
12MM7009 The Style Council Shout To The Top(12", Single) Polydor, Polydor 12MM7009 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
12RS-2 Thompson Twins Lay Your Hands On Me(12", Maxi) Arista 12RS-2 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
12RY 7936 Jascha Heifetz, Tchaikovsky*, Mendelssohn*, Fritz Reiner, Chicago Symphony Orchestra*, Charles Munch, Boston Symphony Orchestra Jascha Heifetz, Tchaikovsky*, Mendelssohn*, Fritz Reiner, Chicago Symphony Orchestra*, Charles Munch, Boston Symphony Orchestra - Violin Concerto In D Major / Violin Concerto In E Minor(LP) Victor 12RY 7936 Japan 1981 Sell This Version
13MM 7047 The Cure = ザ・キュアー* The Cure = ザ・キュアー* - Why Can't I Be You? = ホワイ・キャント・アイ・ビー・ユー?(12", Single) Polydor 13MM 7047 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
13MM 7048 Pepsi & Shirlie = ペプシ&シャーリー* Pepsi & Shirlie = ペプシ&シャーリー* - Heartache = ハートエイク(12") Polydor 13MM 7048 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
13MM 7061 The Style Council How She Threw It All Away - A Summer Quartet(12", EP) Polydor 13MM 7061 Japan 1988 Sell This Version
13SI-237 The Art Of Noise Into Battle With The Art Of Noise(12", EP, Promo) ZTT, Island Records, Polystar 13SI-237 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
13SI-238 Propaganda Dr. Mabuse (Single) 13SI-238 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
13SI-242 Frankie Goes To Hollywood Two Tribes(12", Single) Island Records, Polystar 13SI-242 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
13SI-277 The Art Of Noise Close-Up(12", Promo) Island Records, ZTT, Polystar, Island Records, ZTT 13SI-277 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
15PP-35 Big Country Fields Of Fire (Comp, Single) 15PP-35 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
15PP-42 Tears For Fears The Way You Are(12", EP) Mercury 15PP-42 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
15PP-46 Hanoi Rocks Underwater World(12", EP) Mercury 15PP-46 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
15PP-65 Bon Jovi Wanted Dead Or Alive(12") Mercury 15PP-65 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
15PR-24 Black Sabbath Technical Ecstasy(LP, Album, RE) Vertigo 15PR-24 Japan 1981 Sell This Version
15RS-28 Thompson Twins Sister Of Mercy(12") Arista 15RS-28 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
15SI-281 Frankie Goes To Hollywood Welcome To The Pleasuredome 15SI-281 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
18MM 0545 The Jam The Gift(LP, Album, RE) Polydor 18MM 0545 Japan 1986 Sell This Version
18PP-1(M) Smile (6) Gettin' Smile(LP, MiniAlbum, Mono) Mercury 18PP-1(M) Japan 1982 Sell This Version
18RS-34 The Monkees Instant Replay(LP, Album, RE) Arista 18RS-34 Japan 1981 Sell This Version
18S-11 Various 禁じられた恋(LP, Comp) RCA 18S-11 Japan Unknown Sell This Version
18SI-271 Various The London Club (Comp) 18SI-271 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
18SI-275 U2 Pride (In The Name Of Love)(12", Single) Island Records, Island Records, Island Records, Polystar 18SI-275 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
18SI-278 Frankie Goes To Hollywood The Power Of Love(12", Single, Promo, Fol) Polystar, Island Records, ZTT 18SI-278 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
19S-4 Various 死刑台のエレベーター(LP) RCA 19S-4 Japan Unknown Sell This Version
19SI-256~7 Frankie Goes To Hollywood Welcome To The Pleasuredome (Album) 19SI-256~7 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
20F-1046 Nelson Riddle Batman Theme(7") 20th Century Fox Records, 20th Century Fox Records 20F-1046 Japan 1966 Sell This Version
20MJ 0036 Tal Farlow Tal(LP, Album, Mono, RE) Verve Records 20MJ 0036 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
20PP-105 Berlin Dancing In Berlin(LP, Comp, Promo) Mercury 20PP-105 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
25MM 0401 Deep Purple Perfect Strangers(LP, Album) Polydor 25MM 0401 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
25PL-3 本田恭章* Bavi Stock -Ⅰ= バビ・ストックⅠ音楽集(LP) Philips 25PL-3 Japan 1986 Sell This Version
25PP-43 The Boomtown Rats V Deep(LP, Album) Mercury 25PP-43 Japan 1982 Sell This Version
25PP-56 The Gap Band Gap Band IV(LP, Album) Total Experience Records 25PP-56 Japan 1982 Sell This Version
25PP-60 Dire Straits Love Over Gold (Album) 25PP-60 Japan 1982 Sell This Version
25PP-61 ABC The Lexicon Of Love(LP, Album) Mercury 25PP-61 Japan 1982 Sell This Version
25PP-77 Hanoi Rocks Oriental Beat(LP, Album) Mercury 25PP-77 Japan 1982 Sell This Version
25PP-79 Soft Cell The Art Of Falling Apart(LP, Album) Vertigo 25PP-79 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
25PP-82 Berlin Pleasure Victim(LP, Album, Promo) Mercury 25PP-82 Japan 1982 Sell This Version
25PP-84 Hanoi Rocks Self Destruction Blues(LP, Album) Mercury 25PP-84 Japan 1982 Sell This Version
25PP-99 Big Country The Crossing (Album) 25PP-99 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
25PP-103 ABC Beauty Stab(LP, Album) Mercury 25PP-103 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
25PP-111 The Pretenders Learning To Crawl(LP, Album) Real Records (2), Sire 25PP-111 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
25PP-125 Soft Cell This Last Night In Sodom(LP, Album) Vertigo 25PP-125 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
25PP-137 Hanoi Rocks Two Steps From The Move(LP, Album) Mercury 25PP-137 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
25PP-141 Big Country Steeltown(LP, Album) Mercury 25PP-141 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
25PP-145 Marc Almond And The Willing Sinners Marc Almond And The Willing Sinners - Vermin In Ermine(LP, Album) Vertigo 25PP-145 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
25PP-155 Julian Cope Fried(LP, Album) Mercury 25PP-155 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
25PP-186 New York Dolls Night Of The Living Dolls(LP, Comp) Mercury 25PP-186 Japan 1986 Sell This Version
25PP-190 Toots Thielemans My Cherie Amour(LP, Comp, RE) Philips 25PP-190 Japan 1986 Sell This Version
25PP-203 The Mission Gods Own Medicine(LP, Album) Mercury 25PP-203 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
25PP-216 Tom Verlaine Flash Light (Album) 25PP-216 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
25PP-225 Black Sabbath The Eternal Idol(LP, Album, Promo) Vertigo 25PP-225 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
25PP-253 The Mission Children(LP, Album, Promo) Mercury 25PP-253 Japan 1988 Sell This Version
25RS-64 Outlaws In The Eye Of The Storm(LP, Album) Arista 25RS-64 Japan 1979 Sell This Version
25RS-101 The Allman Brothers Band Reach For The Sky(LP, Album) Arista 25RS-101 Japan 1980 Sell This Version
25RS-133 Bobby Broom Clean Sweep(LP, Album, Promo) Arista GRP 25RS-133 Japan 1981 Sell This Version
25RS-140 Aretha Franklin Love All The Hurt Away(LP, Album) Arista 25RS-140 Japan 1981 Sell This Version
25RS-154 Fḛlá Anikulapo-Kuti* Original Sufferhead(LP, Album) Arista 25RS-154 Japan 1982 Sell This Version
25RS-157 Haircut One Hundred Pelican West(LP, Album) Arista 25RS-157 Japan 1982 Sell This Version
25S-140 Robert Palmer Pride(LP, Album) Island Records, Polystar 25S-140 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
25SI-209 Aswad Live And Direct(LP, Album) Island Records, Polystar 25SI-209 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
25SI-241 King Sunny Adé And His African Beats* Aura(LP, Album) Island Records, Polystar 25SI-241 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
25SI-251 The Waterboys A Pagan Place(LP, Album, Promo) Island Records, Polystar 25SI-251 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
28MM 0400 Yngwie J. Malmsteen's Rising Force Rising Force(LP, Album) Polydor 28MM 0400 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
28MM 0412 Visage Beat Boy(LP, Album) Polydor 28MM 0412 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
28MM 0420 Yngwie J. Malmsteen's Rising Force Marching Out(LP, Album) Polydor 28MM 0420 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
28MM-0430 Bryan Ferry Boys And Girls(LP, Album) EG, Polydor 28MM-0430 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
28MM-0473 Robin Gibb Walls Have Eyes(LP, Album) Polydor 28MM-0473 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
28MM 0493 Siouxsie & The Banshees Tinderbox (Album) 28MM 0493 Japan 1986 Sell This Version
28MM 0500 The Style Council Home And Abroad(LP, Album) Polydor 28MM 0500 Japan 1986 Sell This Version
28MM 0515 Yngwie J. Malmsteen* Trilogy(LP, Album) Polydor 28MM 0515 Japan 1986 Sell This Version
28MM 0556 Deep Purple The House Of Blue Light(LP, Album) Polydor 28MM 0556 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
28MM 0558 Siouxsie & The Banshees Through The Looking Glass(LP, Album) Polydor 28MM 0558 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
28MM 0596 Double Dou3le(LP, Album, Promo) Polydor 28MM 0596 Japan 1987 Sell This Version