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Kiss Me Quick/Something Blue

RCA 1375 (45 rpm)

Track Listing:

Side 1:

1. Kiss Me Quick

Side 2:

1. Something Blue

Released: October 1963:

Sound Format: mono

UK Single No: (42)

These tracks were taken from the mono album: "Pot Luck" (RD 27265)

NOTE: This single was issued using the matrix number P2PW, part of the RCA system.

(PP = 1963)

Side 1: P2PW 8449     Side 2: P2PW 8450

(Sleeve Variation 1 - Front)

Type 1: (July 1957 - July 1958)

This sleeve was red with white print,
 

Large RCA Red Dot Logo. (Top Left - Both Sides)

Centre Hole: 75mm

 

Circled 45 R.P.M

MADE IN ENGLAND (Bottom Right - Both Sides)

(Sleeve Variation 1 - Rear)

Identical to Front

(Sleeve Variation 2 - Front)

Type 2: (July 1958 - July 1959)

This sleeve was red with white print,
 

Large RCA Red Dot Logo. (Top Left - Both Sides)

Centre Hole: 85mm

 

Circled 45 R.P.M

MADE IN ENGLAND (Bottom Right - Both Sides)

(Sleeve Variation 2 - Rear)

Identical to Front

(Sleeve Variation 3 - Front)

Type 3: (July 1959 - April 1960)

This sleeve was red with white print,

White Tags Across The Top (Both Sides)
 

Large RCA Red Dot Logo. (Top Left - Both Sides)

Centre Hole: 85mm

 

Circled 45 R.P.M

MADE IN ENGLAND (Bottom Right - Both Sides)

(Sleeve Variation 3 - Rear)

Identical to Front

(Thanks to Paul Alner For The Sleeve Information)

(Sleeve Variation 4 - Front)

Type 4: (April 1960 - October 1960)

This sleeve was red with white print,

White Tags Across The Top (Both Sides)
 

Large RCA Red Dot Logo. (Top Left - Both Sides)

White Banner Across The Centre

 

Circled 45 R.P.M

MADE IN ENGLAND (Bottom Right - Both Sides)

(Sleeve Variation 4 - Rear)

Identical to Front

(Sleeve Variation 5 - Front)

Type 5: (January 1961 - November 1962)

This sleeve was red with white print,

White Tags Across The Top (Both Sides)
 

Large RCA Red Dot Logo. (Top Left - Both Sides)

White Banner Across The Centre

 

Circled 45 R.P.M

MADE IN ENGLAND (Bottom Right - Both Sides)

(Sleeve Variation 5 - Rear)

Identical to Front

(Sleeve Variation 6 - Front)

Type 6: (November 1962 - November 1968)

This sleeve was reddish Pink with white print,

White Tags Across The Top (Both Sides)
 

Large RCA Red Dot Logo. (Top Left - Both Sides)

White Banner Across The Centre

 

Circled 45 R.P.M

MADE IN ENGLAND (Bottom Right - Both Sides)

(Sleeve Variation 6 - Rear)

Identical to Front

(Test Pressing/Factory Sample/Demo/Promo)

(Factory Sample - Side 1)

(Green Label)

45 R.P.M.

Stamped RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

Side 1: "KISS ME QUICK"

Double Sided

DEMONSTRATION SAMPLE NOT FOR SALE

(Knockout Centre)

(1963 Decca Pressing)

(Mono)

(Stamped Details)

(Factory Sample - Side 2)

(Green Label)

45 R.P.M.

Stamped RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

Side 2: "SOMETHING BLUE"

(Thanks To Andy Honeywell For The Images)

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 1 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1963 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

RCA

1375

M.C.P.S.

BIEM NCB (Boxed)

West One

        Music Ltd.

S (Below The 7 In 1375)

(Variation 1 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

RECORDING FIRST

                  PUBLISHED 1962 (Two Lines)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

K/T Tax Code (Below High Fidelity)

S (Below The 3 In 1375)

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 2 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1963 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

RCA

1375

M.C.P.S.

BIEM NCB (Boxed)

West One

        Music Ltd.

S (Below The 3 In 1375)

(Variation 2 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

RECORDING FIRST

                  PUBLISHED 1962 (Two Lines)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

K/T Tax Code (Below High Fidelity)

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 3 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1963 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

RCA

1375

BIEM MCPS (Boxed)

NCB (Boxed)

West One

  Music Ltd.

(Variation 3 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

RECORDING FIRST

                  PUBLISHED 1962 (Two Lines)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

K/T Tax Code & S (Below High Fidelity)

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 4 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1963 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

RCA

1375

BIEM MCPS (Boxed)

NCB (Boxed)

West One

  Music Ltd.

(Variation 4 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

RECORDING

FIRST PUBLISHED

                       1962 (Three Lines)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

K/T Tax Code & S (Below High Fidelity)

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 5 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1963 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

 RCA-

1375

N.C.B.

                 B.I.E.M. (Boxed)

    M C P S

       West One

              Music Ltd.

(Variation 5 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

RECORDING FIRST

                  PUBLISHED 1962 (Two Lines)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

K/T Tax Code (Below High Fidelity)

S (Below Tax Code)​

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 6 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1963 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

 RCA-

1375

N.C.B.

                 B.I.E.M. (Boxed)

                         M C P S (Further Left)

    West One

           Music Ltd.

(Variation 6 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

RECORDING FIRST

                  PUBLISHED 1962 (Two Lines)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

K/T Tax Code (Below High Fidelity)

S (Below Tax Code)​

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 7 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1963 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

 RCA

1375

M.C.P.S.

              BIEM NCB (Boxed)

      West One

        Music Ltd.

S (Below Tax Code - Above 8 in Matrix Number)​

(Variation 7 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

RECORDING FIRST

                  PUBLISHED 1962 (Two Lines)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

K/T Tax Code (Below High Fidelity)

S (Below Tax Code - Above 4 in Matrix Number)​

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Solid Centre)

(Variation 8 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Solid Centre)
(1963 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

 RCA

1375

M.C.P.S.

              BIEM NCB (Boxed)

      West One

        Music Ltd.

(Variation 8 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

RECORDING FIRST

                  PUBLISHED 1962 (Two Lines)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

K/T Tax Code (Below High Fidelity)

S (Below Tax Code - Above 4 in Matrix Number)​

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 9 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1963 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

 RCA

1375

M.C.P.S.

              BIEM NCB (Boxed)

      West One

        Music Ltd.

S (Below Tax Code - Above 8 in Matrix Number)​

(Variation 9 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

RECORDING FIRST

                  PUBLISHED 1962 (Two Lines)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

K/T Tax Code (Below High Fidelity)

S (Below Tax Code - Above W in Matrix Number)​

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 10 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1963 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

 RCA

1375

              BIEM NCB (Boxed)

M.C.P.S.

   West One

     Music Ltd.

(Variation 10 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

RECORDING FIRST

                  PUBLISHED 1962 (Two Lines)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

K/T Tax Code (Below High Fidelity)

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 11 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1963 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

 RCA

1375

              BIEM NCB (Boxed)

M.C.P.S.

   West One

     Music Ltd.

(Variation 11 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

RECORDING FIRST

                  PUBLISHED 1962 (Two Lines)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

S & K/T Tax Code (Below High Fidelity)

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(LABEL COMBINATION)

(Side 1: Variation 4 - Side 2 Label)

(LABEL COMBINATION)

(Side 2: Variation 4)

​UK Chart Information:

This single entered the UK charts on December 25, 1963, peaking at no. 14.

Chart Run: (10 Weeks)

25/12/1963 - 25

01/01/1964 - 16

08/01/1964 - 14

15/01/1964 - 15

22/01/1964 - 15

29/01/1964 - 14

05/02/1964 - 15

12/02/1964 - 25

19/02/1964 - 30

26/02/1964 - 39

Information: www.officialcharts.com

Recording Information:

Kiss Me Quick

(June 25/26, 1961: RCA Studio B, Nashville, Tennessee)

Something Blue

(March 18/19 1962: RCA Studio B, Nashville, Tennessee)

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