DIDP 10xxx (Europe)
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Early CBS label CBS/Sony Inc. manufactured releases for the EU (Japan for Europe).
format matrix : DIDP-10nnn (1983-1986)
also included DIDP-11nnn (1987)
The sequence is shared with DIDP 20xxx list, it ends around DIDP 11300 when DADC Austria took over manufacturing and started using the cat# in the matrix.
Only releases Made in Japan with the code in the matrix and black circle design are the original versions. CB code 801 or 821 and 01-cat#-10 code with original cat#. Most releases (if not all) were reissued in the Nice Price Series around 1988 (manufactured in Austria with Black, Red or Blue bar design CB code 701).