title
title
Japanese singles home
The Toshiba EMI Recordings
"15th. Anniversary of their debut" series #1
(Update: 3rd. May 2010)


#1-1 Love Me Do / P.S. I Love You (Promotional Record: EAR-20221)
 Back to the top of the line
TRACK LISTING SIDE 1 Love Me Do (Lennon-McCartney) *Andy White's Druming
SIDE 2 P.S. I Love You (Lennon-McCartney)
RELEASE DATE 5th. July 1977 (Promotional Use Only)
LYRIC SHEET (Bifold) SIDE 1 -->Click! SIDE 2 -->Click! DISK -->Click!
FRONT -->Click! BACK -->Click!
sleeve sleeve label label disk
LYRIC SHEET: INSIDE INNER SLEEVE SLEEVE: FRONT CLOSE UP
lyric sleeve sleeve
sleeve EMI/Odeon logo mark and "¥600" were printed at the bottom of the front cover.
LYRIC SHEET: BACK CLOSE UP LABEL CLOSE UP
sleeve label label
The words "Toshiba EMI Ltd.", "MADE IN JAPAN." and symbol "I" were printed at the lyric sheet. Publisher's name and (P) 1962 wereprinted at the bottom of the label. The promo (not for sale) characters, release date (5th. July) and "JASRAC" logo mark were printed on the label.
OTHER ITEM
-
RECORD LABEL EMI/Odeon promo white label
CATALOG NUMBER EAR-20221
MATRIX NUMBER SIDE 1 7XCE - 17144 - S   1S
SIDE 2 7XCE - 17145    1S
PRESS MARK -
VINYL COLOR Black
DISK EDGE Groove Guard
LYRIC SHEET TYPE Bifold
INNER SLEEVE TYPE -
MIX Love Me Do: simulated stereo / P.S. I Love You: mono
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME COVER Toshiba EMI Kabusikigaisha
LABEL -
PUBLISHER'S NAME SIDE 1 ARDMORE & BEECHWOOD LTD., KPM
SIDE 2 ARDMORE & BEECHWOOD LTD., KPM
SYMBOL/PRICE I-600YEN
COMMENTS No.1 in a "15th. anniversary of their debut" series of 33 as indicated in the upper left hand corner of the front cover.
"Love Me Do", the original stereo master tape is widely believed to have been lost, since every release of the song has been in mono. How the stereo tape was lost has never been fully ascertained. Although the tracks have never been released in true stereo officially,which were released in "Duophonic" (Electronically Simulated Stereo).



#1-2 Love Me Do / P.S. I Love You (1st. Press: EAR-20221)
 Back to the top of the line
TRACK LISTING SIDE 1 Love Me Do (Lennon-McCartney) *Andy White's Druming
SIDE 2 P.S. I Love You (Lennon-McCartney)
RELEASE DATE 5th. July 1977 / First Press
LYRIC SHEET (Bifold) SIDE 1 -->Click! SIDE 2 -->Click! DISK -->Click!
FRONT -->Click! BACK -->Click!
sleeve sleeve label label disk
LYRIC SHEET: INSIDE INNER SLEEVE: FRONT INNER SLEEVE: BACK SLEEVE: FRONT CLOSE UP
lyric sleeve sleeve sleeve sleeve
LYRIC SHEET: BACK CLOSE UP LABEL CLOSE UP
sleeve label label
The words "Toshiba EMI Ltd.", "MADE IN JAPAN." and symbol "I" were printed at the lyric sheet. "MFD. UNDER LICENCE BY TOSHIBA-EMI LTD. IN JAPAN" was printed at the perimeter. Publisher's name and (P) 1962 wereprinted at the bottom of the label.
OTHER ITEM
-
RECORD LABEL EMI/Odeon type 1
CATALOG NUMBER EAR-20221
MATRIX NUMBER SIDE 1 7XCE - 17144 - S   1S   1
SIDE 2 7XCE - 17145    1S   1
PRESS MARK 7 - 6
VINYL COLOR Black
DISK EDGE Groove Guard
LYRIC SHEET TYPE Bifold
INNER SLEEVE TYPE -
MIX Love Me Do: simulated stereo / P.S. I Love You: mono
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME COVER Toshiba EMI Kabusikigaisha
LABEL MFD.UNDER LICENCE BY TOSHIBA-EMI LTD. IN JAPAN
PUBLISHER'S NAME SIDE 1 ARDMORE & BEECHWOOD LTD., KPM
SIDE 2 ARDMORE & BEECHWOOD LTD., KPM
SYMBOL/PRICE I-600YEN
COMMENTS No.1 in a "15th. anniversary of their debut" series of 33 as indicated in the upper left hand corner of the front cover.
Commercial released.
"Love Me Do", the original stereo master tape is widely believed to have been lost, since every release of the song has been in mono. How the stereo tape was lost has never been fully ascertained. Although the tracks have never been released in true stereo officially,which were released in "Duophonic" (Electronically Simulated Stereo).



#2 Please Please Me / Ask Me Why (Promotional Record: EAR-20222)
 Back to the top of the line
TRACK LISTING SIDE 1 Please Please Me (McCartney-Lennon)
SIDE 2 Ask Me Why (McCartney-Lennon)
RELEASE DATE 5th. July 1977 (Promotional Use Only)
LYRIC SHEET (Bifold) SIDE 1 -->Click! SIDE 2 -->Click! DISK -->Click!
FRONT -->Click! BACK -->Click!
sleeve sleeve label label disk
LYRIC SHEET: INSIDE INNER SLEEVE SLEEVE: FRONT CLOSE UP
lyric sleeve sleeve
sleeve EMI/Odeon logo mark and "¥600" were printed at the bottom of the front cover.
LYRIC SHEET: BACK CLOSE UP LABEL CLOSE UP
sleeve label label
The words "Toshiba EMI Ltd.", "MADE IN JAPAN." and symbol "I" were printed at the lyric sheet. Credited to song writing "McCartney-Lennon" on both sides. The promo (not for sale) characters, release date (5th. July) and "JASRAC" logo mark were printed on the label.
OTHER ITEM
-
RECORD LABEL EMI/Odeon promo white label
CATALOG NUMBER EAR-20222
MATRIX NUMBER SIDE 1 7XCE - 17217 - S   1S
SIDE 2 7XCE - 17218    1S
PRESS MARK -
VINYL COLOR Black
DISK EDGE Groove Guard
LYRIC SHEET TYPE Bifold
INNER SLEEVE TYPE -
MIX Please Please Me: stereo / Ask Me Why: mono
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME COVER Toshiba EMI Kabusikigaisha
LABEL -
PUBLISHER'S NAME SIDE 1 DICK JAMES MUSIC LTD.
SIDE 2 DICK JAMES MUSIC LTD.
SYMBOL/PRICE I-600YEN
COMMENTS No.2 in a "15th. anniversary of their debut" series of 33 as indicated in the upper left hand corner of the front cover.



#3 From Me To You / Thank You Girl (Promotional Record: EAR-20223)
 Back to the top of the line
TRACK LISTING SIDE 1 From Me To You (McCartney-Lennon)
SIDE 2 Thank You Girl (McCartney-Lennon)
RELEASE DATE 5th. June 1977 (Promotional Use Only)
LYRIC SHEET (Bifold) SIDE 1 -->Click! SIDE 2 -->Click! DISK -->Click!
FRONT -->Click! BACK -->Click!
sleeve sleeve label label disk
LYRIC SHEET: INSIDE INNER SLEEVE SLEEVE: FRONT CLOSE UP
lyric sleeve sleeve sleeve EMI/Odeon logo mark and "¥600" were printed at the bottom of the front cover.
LYRIC SHEET: BACK CLOSE UP LABEL CLOSE UP
sleeve label label
The words "Toshiba EMI Ltd.", "MADE IN JAPAN." and symbol "I" were printed at the lyric sheet. Credited to song writing "McCartney-Lennon" on both sides. The promo (not for sale) characters, release date (5th. June) and "JASRAC" logo mark were printed on the label.
OTHER ITEM
-
RECORD LABEL EMI/Odeon promo white label
CATALOG NUMBER EAR-20223
MATRIX NUMBER SIDE 1 7XCE - 17329 - S   1S    1
SIDE 2 7XCE - 17330    1S     2
PRESS MARK 7 - 5
VINYL COLOR Black
DISK EDGE Groove Guard
LYRIC SHEET TYPE Bifold
INNER SLEEVE TYPE -
MIX Stereo
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME COVER Toshiba EMI Kabusikigaisha
LABEL -
PUBLISHER'S NAME SIDE 1 NORTHERN SONGS LTD.
SIDE 2 NORTHERN SONGS LTD.
SYMBOL/PRICE I-600YEN
COMMENTS No.3 in a "15th. anniversary of their debut" series of 33 as indicated in the upper left hand corner of the front cover.



#4 She Loves You / I'll Get You (Promotional Record: EAR-20224)
 Back to the top of the line
TRACK LISTING SIDE 1 She Loves You (Lennon-McCartney)
SIDE 2 I'll Get You (Lennon-McCartney)
RELEASE DATE 5th. June 1977 (Promotional Use Only)
LYRIC SHEET (Bifold) SIDE 1 -->Click! SIDE 2 -->Click! DISK -->Click!
FRONT -->Click! BACK -->Click!
sleeve sleeve label label disk
LYRIC SHEET: INSIDE INNER SLEEVE SLEEVE: FRONT CLOSE UP
lyric sleeve sleeve
sleeve EMI/Odeon logo mark and "¥600" were printed at the bottom of the front cover.
LYRIC SHEET: BACK CLOSE UP LABEL CLOSE UP
sleeve label label
The words "Toshiba EMI Ltd.", "MADE IN JAPAN." and symbol "I" were printed at the lyric sheet. Publisher's name was printed at the right side of the label. The promo (not for sale) characters, release date (5th. June) and "JASRAC" logo mark were printed on the label.
OTHER ITEM
-
RECORD LABEL EMI/Odeon promo white label
CATALOG NUMBER EAR-20224
MATRIX NUMBER SIDE 1 7XCE - 17395 - S   1S
SIDE 2 7XCE - 17396 - S   1S    2
PRESS MARK 7 - 5
VINYL COLOR Black
DISK EDGE Groove Guard
LYRIC SHEET TYPE Bifold
INNER SLEEVE TYPE -
MIX simulated stereo
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME COVER Toshiba EMI Kabusikigaisha
LABEL -
PUBLISHER'S NAME SIDE 1 NORTHERN SONGS LTD.
SIDE 2 NORTHERN SONGS LTD.
SYMBOL/PRICE I-600YEN
COMMENTS No.4 in a "15th. anniversary of their debut" series of 33 as indicated in the upper left hand corner of the front cover.
"She Loves You" and "I'll Get You", the original stereo master tape is widely believed to have been lost, since every release of the song has been in mono. How the stereo tape was lost has never been fully ascertained. Although the tracks have never been released in true stereo officially,which were released in "Duophonic" (Electronically Simulated Stereo).



#5 I Want To Hold Your Hand / This Boy (Promotional Record: EAR-20225)
 Back to the top of the line
TRACK LISTING SIDE 1 I Want To Hold Your Hand (Lennon-McCartney)
SIDE 2 This Boy (Lennon-McCartney)
RELEASE DATE 5th. May 1977 (Promotional Use Only)
LYRIC SHEET (Bifold) SIDE 1 -->Click! SIDE 2 -->Click! DISK -->Click!
FRONT -->Click! BACK -->Click!
sleeve sleeve label label disk
LYRIC SHEET: INSIDE INNER SLEEVE SLEEVE: FRONT CLOSE UP
lyric sleeve sleeve
sleeve EMI/Odeon logo mark and "¥600" were printed at the bottom of the front cover.
LYRIC SHEET: BACK CLOSE UP LABEL CLOSE UP
sleeve label label
The words "Toshiba EMI Ltd.", "MADE IN JAPAN." and symbol "I" were printed at the lyric sheet. Publisher's name was printed at the right side of the label. The promo (not for sale) characters, release date (5th. May) and "JASRAC" logo mark were printed on the label.
OTHER ITEM
-
RECORD LABEL EMI/Odeon promo white label
CATALOG NUMBER EAR-20225
MATRIX NUMBER SIDE 1 7XCE - 17559 - S   1S
SIDE 2 7XCE - 17560    1S    1
PRESS MARK 7 - 4
VINYL COLOR Black
DISK EDGE Groove Guard
LYRIC SHEET TYPE Bifold
INNER SLEEVE TYPE -
MIX I Want To Hold Your Hand: stereo / This Boy: mono
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME COVER Toshiba EMI Kabusikigaisha
LABEL -
PUBLISHER'S NAME SIDE 1 NORTHERN SONGS MUS. LTD. N. C. B.
SIDE 2 NORTHERN SONGS MUS. LTD. N. C. B.
SYMBOL/PRICE I-600YEN
COMMENTS No.5 in a "15th. anniversary of their debut" series of 33 as indicated in the upper left hand corner of the front cover.



#6 Can't Buy Me Love / You Can't Do That (Promotional Record: EAR-20226)
 Back to the top of the line
TRACK LISTING SIDE 1 Can't Buy Me Love (Lennon-McCartney)
SIDE 2 You Can't Do That (Lennon-McCartney)
RELEASE DATE 5th. June1977 (Promotional Use Only)
LYRIC SHEET (Bifold) SIDE 1 -->Click! SIDE 2 -->Click! DISK -->Click!
FRONT -->Click! BACK -->Click!
sleeve sleeve label label disk
LYRIC SHEET: INSIDE INNER SLEEVE SLEEVE: FRONT CLOSE UP
lyric sleeve sleeve sleeve EMI/Odeon logo mark and "¥600" were printed at the bottom of the front cover.
LYRIC SHEET: BACK CLOSE UP LABEL CLOSE UP
sleeve label label
The words "Toshiba EMI Ltd.", "MADE IN JAPAN." and symbol "I" were printed at the lyric sheet. Publisher's name was printed at the right side of the label. The promo (not for sale) characters, release date (5th. June) and "JASRAC" logo mark were printed on the label.
OTHER ITEM
-
RECORD LABEL EMI/Odeon promo white label
CATALOG NUMBER EAR-20226
MATRIX NUMBER SIDE 1 7XCE - 17657 - 1S   1
SIDE 2 7XCE - 17658 - S    1S    2
PRESS MARK 7 - 5
VINYL COLOR Black
DISK EDGE Groove Guard
LYRIC SHEET TYPE Bifold
INNER SLEEVE TYPE -
MIX Stereo
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME COVER Toshiba EMI Kabusikigaisha
LABEL -
PUBLISHER'S NAME SIDE 1 NORTHERN SONGS LTD.
SIDE 2 NORTHERN SONGS LTD.
SYMBOL/PRICE I-600YEN
COMMENTS No.6 in a "15th. anniversary of their debut" series of 33 as indicated in the upper left hand corner of the front cover.



#7 A Hard Day's Night / Things We Said Today (Promotional Record: EAR-20227)
 Back to the top of the line
TRACK LISTING SIDE 1 A Hard Day's Night (from film of same name) (Lennon-McCartney)
SIDE 2 Things We Said Today (Lennon-McCartney)
RELEASE DATE 5th. July 1977 (Promotional Use Only)
LYRIC SHEET (Bifold) SIDE 1 -->Click! SIDE 2 -->Click! DISK -->Click!
FRONT -->Click! BACK -->Click!
sleeve sleeve label label disk
LYRIC SHEET: INSIDE INNER SLEEVE SLEEVE: FRONT CLOSE UP
lyric sleeve sleeve
sleeve EMI/Odeon logo mark and "¥600" were printed at the bottom of the front cover.
LYRIC SHEET: BACK CLOSE UP LABEL CLOSE UP
sleeve label label
The words "Toshiba EMI Ltd.", "MADE IN JAPAN." and symbol "I" were printed at the lyric sheet. Publisher's name was printed at the right side of the label. The promo (not for sale) characters, release date (5th. July) and "JASRAC" logo mark were printed on the label.
OTHER ITEM
-
RECORD LABEL EMI/Odeon promo white label
CATALOG NUMBER EAR-20227
MATRIX NUMBER SIDE 1 7XCE - 17714 - S   1S
SIDE 2 7XCE - 17715 - S   1S
PRESS MARK -
VINYL COLOR Black
DISK EDGE Groove Guard
LYRIC SHEET TYPE Bifold
INNER SLEEVE TYPE -
MIX Stereo
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME COVER Toshiba EMI Kabusikigaisha
LABEL -
PUBLISHER'S NAME SIDE 1 NORTHERN SONGS LTD.
SIDE 2 NORTHERN SONGS LTD.
SYMBOL/PRICE I-600YEN
COMMENTS No.7 in a "15th. anniversary of their debut" series of 33 as indicated in the upper left hand corner of the front cover.



#8 I Feel Fine / She's A Woman (Promotional Record: EAR-20228)
 Back to the top of the line
TRACK LISTING SIDE 1 I Feel Fine (Lennon-McCartney)
SIDE 2 She's A Woman (Lennon-McCartney)
RELEASE DATE 5th. May 1977 (Promotional Use Only)
LYRIC SHEET (Bifold) SIDE 1 -->Click! SIDE 2 -->Click! DISK -->Click!
FRONT -->Click! BACK -->Click!
sleeve sleeve label label disk
LYRIC SHEET: INSIDE INNER SLEEVE SLEEVE: FRONT CLOSE UP
lyric sleeve sleeve sleeve EMI/Odeon logo mark and "¥600" were printed at the bottom of the front cover.
LYRIC SHEET: BACK CLOSE UP LABEL CLOSE UP
sleeve label label
The words "Toshiba EMI Ltd.", "MADE IN JAPAN." and symbol "I" were printed at the lyric sheet. Publisher's name was printed at the right side of the label. The promo (not for sale) characters, release date (5th. May) and "JASRAC" logo mark were printed on the label.
OTHER ITEM
-
RECORD LABEL EMI/Odeon promo white label
CATALOG NUMBER EAR-20228
MATRIX NUMBER SIDE 1 7XCE - 18171 - S   1S    3
SIDE 2 7XCE - 18172    1S    3
PRESS MARK 7 - 4
VINYL COLOR Black
DISK EDGE Groove Guard
LYRIC SHEET TYPE Bifold
INNER SLEEVE TYPE -
MIX I Feel Fine: stereo / She's A Woman: mono
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME COVER Toshiba EMI Kabusikigaisha
LABEL -
PUBLISHER'S NAME SIDE 1 NORTHERN SONGS LTD.
SIDE 2 NORTHERN SONGS LTD.
SYMBOL/PRICE I-600YEN
COMMENTS No.8 in a "15th. anniversary of their debut" series of 33 as indicated in the upper left hand corner of the front cover.



#9 Ticket To Ride / Yes It Is (Promotional Record: EAR-20229)
 Back to the top of the line
TRACK LISTING SIDE 1 Ticket To Ride (Lennon-McCartney)
SIDE 2 Yes It Is (Lennon-McCartney)
RELEASE DATE 5th. May 1977 (Promotional Use Only)
LYRIC SHEET (Bifold) SIDE 1 -->Click! SIDE 2 -->Click! DISK -->Click!
FRONT -->Click! BACK -->Click!
sleeve sleeve label label disk
LYRIC SHEET: INSIDE INNER SLEEVE SLEEVE: FRONT CLOSE UP
lyric sleeve sleeve
sleeve EMI/Odeon logo mark and "¥600" were printed at the bottom of the front cover.
LYRIC SHEET: BACK CLOSE UP LABEL CLOSE UP
sleeve label label
The words "Toshiba EMI Ltd.", "MADE IN JAPAN." and symbol "I" were printed at the lyric sheet. Publisher's name was printed at the right side of the label. The promo (not for sale) characters, release date (5th. May) and "JASRAC" logo mark were printed on the label.
OTHER ITEM
-
RECORD LABEL EMI/Odeon promo white label
CATALOG NUMBER EAR-20229
MATRIX NUMBER SIDE 1 7XCE - 18254 - S   1S    1
SIDE 2 7XCE - 18255    1S    1
PRESS MARK -
VINYL COLOR Black
DISK EDGE Groove Guard
LYRIC SHEET TYPE Bifold
INNER SLEEVE TYPE -
MIX Ticket To Ride: stereo / Yes It Is: mono
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME COVER Toshiba EMI Kabusikigaisha
LABEL -
PUBLISHER'S NAME SIDE 1 NORTHERN SONGS LTD.
SIDE 2 NORTHERN SONGS LTD.
SYMBOL/PRICE I-600YEN
COMMENTS No.9 in a "15th. anniversary of their debut" series of 33 as indicated in the upper left hand corner of the front cover.



#10 Help! / I'm Down (Promotional Record: EAR-20230)
 Back to the top of the line
TRACK LISTING SIDE 1 Help! (From Film of Same Name) (Lennon-McCartney)
SIDE 2 I'm Down (Lennon-McCartney)
RELEASE DATE 5th. May 1977 (Promotional Use Only)
LYRIC SHEET (Bifold) SIDE 1 -->Click! SIDE 2 -->Click! DISK -->Click!
FRONT -->Click! BACK -->Click!
sleeve sleeve label label disk
LYRIC SHEET: INSIDE INNER SLEEVE SLEEVE: FRONT CLOSE UP
lyric sleeve sleeve
sleeve EMI/Odeon logo mark and "¥600" were printed at the bottom of the front cover.
LYRIC SHEET: BACK CLOSE UP LABEL CLOSE UP
sleeve label label
The words "Toshiba EMI Ltd.", "MADE IN JAPAN." and symbol "I" were printed at the lyric sheet. Publisher's name was printed at the right side of the label. The promo (not for sale) characters, release date (5th. May) and "JASRAC" logo mark were printed on the label.
OTHER ITEM
-
RECORD LABEL EMI/Odeon promo white label
CATALOG NUMBER EAR-20230
MATRIX NUMBER SIDE 1 7XCE - 18280 - S   1S
SIDE 2 7XCE - 18281   S    1S (?)
PRESS MARK -
VINYL COLOR Black
DISK EDGE Groove Guard
LYRIC SHEET TYPE Bifold
INNER SLEEVE TYPE -
MIX Stereo
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME COVER Toshiba EMI Kabusikigaisha
LABEL -
PUBLISHER'S NAME SIDE 1 NORTHERN SONGS, NCB
SIDE 2 NORTHERN SONGS, NCB
SYMBOL/PRICE I-600YEN
COMMENTS No.10 in a "15th. anniversary of their debut" series of 33 as indicated in the upper left hand corner of the front cover.



back