The Cars
Shake It Up
Elektra 567-2 (252 230) / (DIDZ-10049)
made in Japan for US (& possibly Japanese) markets
color scheme: silver stock background with black target and lettering
LP originally released in 1981
genre: rock

MADE IN JAPAN (by CBS/Sony)
"CSR COMPACT DISC" repeating three times is molded into the plastic hub area.
Note the JASRAC logo; this disc may also have been distributed in Japan.


front cover of the booklet


Rear tray insert, no UPC, no country mentioned, but the booklet
says, "Manufactured by CBS/Sony in Japan."

Notes: This disc is very difficult to find.
Note that the international catalog number is 252 230. On West German target pressings,
this number is 252 330 on the inserts, though not necessarily on the disc.

OTHER INTERESTING EARLY CD PRESSINGS OF THIS TITLE:


MADE IN JAPAN (by JVC)

Catalog number: 567-2 / (252 230) / 00567-2
Known matrix numbers: 567 2 M1E13, 567-2-U6E12. Other numbers probably exist.
The booklet states "Printed in Japan" on page seven.
The rear tray insert looks like the above insert except it states "Printed in Japan"
[DIDZ-10049] is still present despite it being a JVC pressing, not CBS/Sony.
"567-2 (252 230)" is printed on the reverse.

04/21/19