Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)

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Annotation

imprint of Atlantic Records (Atlantic Recording Corporation). identifying logos:
1947–1966: ???
1966–2005: http://i59.tinypic.com/2dlrgwi.jpg (black rectangular logo, letter "A" with swirl logo, "Atlantic" name below, boxed) — this logo is apparently still in use in the UK.
2005–present: http://i59.tinypic.com/28a0xs4.jpg (round red logo with new "Atlantic" logotype) — as used in the US.

1947-1967 independent. 1967-today as a subsidiary of Warner Music Group.
Founded by: Ahmet Ertegün & Herb Abramson
Created subsidiaries:

Bought:

Sold to: Warner Bros-Seven Arts (1967) (WBSA was a short lived holding, later bought by Time Warner, which then spun off of it into Warner Music Group)
Distributed by: Atlantic Recording Corporation (USA) Warner Music Group (World)

Tom Dowd was an important engineer at Atlantic and Nesushi Ertegun a major producer.
See partial catalog of releases.

Atlantic releases of the modern era tend to have barcodes beginning with 7567.
Re-issues are often by Rhino and have catalog numbers beginning with R2.
Japanese branch of Atlantic sometimes uses catalog numbers in the style of its parent label Warner-Pioneer, i.e. WPxxx

Annotation last modified on 2015-02-14 13:30 UTC.

Releases

Release Artist Format Tracks Date Country Catalog# Barcode
Teardrops From My Eyes / Am I Making The Same Mistake Again Ruth Brown 10" Vinyl 2
My Love, My Desire / Pack Up All Your Rags Billy Mitchell Vinyl 2 933
Don't You Know I Love You / Skylark The Clovers Vinyl 2 934
Needless / Fool, Fool, Fool The Clovers Vinyl 2 944
Hey Little Girl / Willie Mae Roy "Baldhead" Byrd Vinyl 2 947
Verna Lee / If I Had Known Billy Mitchell Vinyl 2 950
Let's Have a Ball Tonight / Someday You'll Be Sorry Billy Mitchell Vinyl 2 954
One Mint Julep / Middle of the Night The Clovers 10" Vinyl 2 963
Ting-A-Ling / Wonder Where My Baby's Gone The Clovers Vinyl 2 969
Bald Head Woman / Ghost Train (instrumental) Billy Mitchell Vinyl 2 974
I Played the Fool / Hey Miss Fannie The Clovers 10" Vinyl 2 977
Yes, It's You / Crawlin' The Clovers Vinyl 2 989
Here Goes a Fool / Good Lovin' The Clovers Vinyl 2 1000
Money Honey / The Way I Feel Clyde McPhatter and The Drifters 10" Shellac 2 1006 [none]
Vaya Con Dios / The Song From Moulin Rouge Wingy Manone 10" Shellac 2 15001
Comin’ On / The Feeling Is So Good The Clovers Vinyl 2 1010
Break of Day Blues / Drive It Home Hal Paige Vinyl 2 996
Songs, Volume 1 Mabel Mercer Vinyl 10 ALS-402
Lovey Dovey / Little Mama The Clovers Vinyl 2 1022
Shake, Rattle and Roll / You Know I Love You Big Joe Turner & His Blues Kings 7" Vinyl 2 45-1026
I've Got My Eyes on You / Your Cash Ain't Nothin' but Trash The Clovers Vinyl 2 1035
I Confess / Alrighty Oh Sweetie The Clovers Vinyl 2 1046
White Christmas / The Bells of St. Mary’s The Drifters featuring Clyde McPhatter 7" Vinyl 2 45-1048 [none]
Blue Velvet / If You Love Me The Clovers Vinyl 2 1052
I Got a Woman / Come Back Ray Charles 7" Vinyl 2 45-1050 [none]
Shake, Rattle and Roll / You Know I Love You Joe Turner and his Blues Kings 10" Shellac 2 1026 [none]
Don't You Know / Losing Hand Ray Charles and His Orchestra Vinyl 2 1037
Shake, Rattle and Roll / You Know I Love You Joe Turner and his Blues Kings 7" Vinyl 2 45-1026 [none]
Honey Love / Warm Your Heart The Drifters feat. Clyde McPhatter 7" Vinyl 2 45-1029 [none]
Love Bug / In the Morning Time The Clovers Vinyl 2 1060
Nip Sip / If I Could Be Loved by You The Clovers Vinyl 2 1073
This Little Girl of Mine / A Fool for You Ray Charles Vinyl 2 1063
Tony Fruscella Tony Fruscella 12" Vinyl 9 1220 [none]
Lennie Tristano Lennie Tristano 12" Vinyl 9 1224 [none]
Devil or Angel / Hey Doll Baby The Clovers Vinyl 2 1083
Seven Days / I'm Not Worthy of You Clyde McPhatter 7" Vinyl 2 45-1081 [none]
Love, Love, Love / Your Tender Lips The Clovers Vinyl 2 1094
Pithecanthropus Erectus (Original vinyl release) Charles Mingus 12" Vinyl 4 1237 [none]
From the Bottom of My Heart / Bring Me Love The Clovers Vinyl 2 1107
Martians Come Back! Shorty Rogers & His Giants (unknown) 8 LP 1232
Jim Dandy / Tra La La LaVern Baker and the Gliders 7" Vinyl 2 45-1116 [none]
Baby Baby, Oh My Darling / A Lonely Fool The Clovers Vinyl 2 1118
Lonely Avenue / Leave My Woman Alone Ray Charles Vinyl 2 1108
Lonely Avenue / Leave My Woman Alone Ray Charles and His Orchestra 10" Vinyl 2 1108
Chris Connor Chris Connor 12" Vinyl 12 1228 [none]
Fontessa The Modern Jazz Quartet 12" Vinyl 7 1231
Here Is Phineas Phineas Newborn, Jr. 12" Vinyl 8 1235
The Jimmy Giuffre Clarinet Jimmy Giuffre 12" Vinyl 8 1238
The World of Alcina Bill Russo 12" Vinyl 7 1241
Ballads & Blues Milt Jackson Vinyl 9 1242
The Modern Jazz Quartet at Music Inn The Modern Jazz Quartet with Jimmy Giuffre 12" Vinyl 9 1247
The Clovers The Clovers 12" Vinyl 14 1248 [none]
Ruby Baby / Your Promise to Be Mine The Drifters Vinyl 2 45-1089
Treasure of Love / When You're Sincere Clyde McPhatter 7" Vinyl 2 45-1092 [none]
Since I Met You Baby / You Can't Stop This Rocking and Rolling Ivory Joe Hunter 7" Vinyl 2 45-1111 [none]
La Vern LaVern Baker 12" Vinyl 12 8002 [none]
Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters 12" Vinyl 14 8003 [none]
Hungry Man / A-Knocking at My Baby's Door Titus Turner 7" Vinyl 2 45-1127
Here Comes Romance / You Good Looking Woman The Clovers Vinyl 2 1129
I I I Love You / So Young The Clovers Vinyl 2 1139
Mr. Lee The Bobbettes 7" Vinyl 2 45-1144
Down in the Alley / There's No Tomorrow The Clovers Vinyl 2 1152
The Clown Charles Mingus 12" Vinyl 4 1260 [none]
The Great Ray Charles (stereo) Ray Charles 12" Vinyl 8 SD 1259 [none]
Speedy The Bobbettes Vinyl 2 45-1159
Lucky Lips / My Heart Is Breaking Over You Ruth Brown Vinyl 2 1125
Wilbur de Paris at Symphony Hall Wilbur De Paris And His New New Orleans Jazz 12" Vinyl 10 1253
The Modern Jazz Quartet The Modern Jazz Quartet 12" Vinyl 7 1265
Plenty, Plenty Soul Milt Jackson 12" Vinyl 7 1269, SD 1269 [none]
Without Love (There Is Nothing) / I Make Believe Clyde McPhatter 7" Vinyl 2 45-1117 [none]
C. C. Rider Chuck Willis 7" Vinyl 2 45-1130 [none]
You'll Be There / Rock and Cry Clyde McPhatter 7" Vinyl 2 45-1158 [none]
Rock & Roll Ruth Brown 12" Vinyl 14 8004
Ray Charles Ray Charles 12" Vinyl 14 8006 [none]
Lavern Baker LaVern Baker 12" Vinyl 14 8007 [none]
The Clovers The Clovers Vinyl 14 8009
Mac-Kac & His French Rock & Roll Mac-Kac & His French Rock & Roll 12" Vinyl 12 8012 [none]
I Miss You So Chris Connor 12" Vinyl 12 8014 [none]
The Jimmy Giuffre 3 Jimmy Giuffre Vinyl 9
Wishing for Your Love / All About You The Clovers Vinyl 2 1175
Zoomy The Bobbettes Vinyl 2 1181
Soul Brothers Ray Charles & Milt Jackson Vinyl 6
The Dream The Bobbettes Vinyl 2 1194
Yes Indeed! Ray Charles 12" Vinyl 14 8025 [none]
The Modern Jazz Quartet Plays One Never Knows - Original Film Score for “No Sun in Venice” by John Lewis The Modern Jazz Quartet 12" Vinyl 6 1284
Ray Charles at Newport Ray Charles Vinyl 8 1289 [none]
Chris Craft Chris Connor 12" Vinyl 12 1290 [none]
Voodoo Drums in Hi-Fi Issa El Saïeh et son Orchestre Vinyl 12 1296
The Jazz Modes Julius Watkins & Charlie Rouse Vinyl 8 1306
Rave On! / Call On Stupid Sonny West 7" Vinyl 2 45-1174
Hang Up My Rock and Roll Shoes / What Am I Living For Chuck Willis 7" Vinyl 2 45-1179 [none]
A Lover's Question / I Can't Stand Up Alone Clyde McPhatter 7" Vinyl 2 45-1199
I Cried a Tear LaVern Baker 7" Vinyl 2 45-2007 [none]
King of the Stroll Chuck Willis 12" Vinyl 13 8018 [none]
Blues from the Gutter Champion Jack Dupree 12" Vinyl 10 8019
Rockin' & Driftin' The Drifters 12" Vinyl 14 8022 [none]
Don't Say Goodnight/You Are My Sweetheart The Bobbettes Vinyl 2 2027
The Shape of Jazz to Come Ornette Coleman 12" Vinyl 6 1317
Giant Steps John Coltrane 12" Vinyl 7 1311 [none]
The Modern Jazz Quartet at Music Inn, Volume 2 The Modern Jazz Quartet with Sonny Rollins 12" Vinyl 6 1299