Annotation

The Roadrunner logo was changed in 1999. The logo before 1999 has bigger starting and ending letters (RoadrunneR) and later logo has the same size for the whole name.
In 1988/1989 the logo got records under the RoadrunneR text, before there was none, or the catalogue number.

Catalog No. definition list

An incomplete list of Roadrunner Records Catalog No. prefixes:

  • RR ― Most common
  • RO
  • RRD ― Deluxe
  • RC ― CD(?)
  • RCC ― Cassette
  • RCD ― CD
  • RRC ― Casette(?)
  • RRP ― Picture Disc(?)
  • RRR ― Vinyl(?)
  • RRV ― VHS
  • RV ― VCD
  • RRCAR ― Vinyl, Germany(?)
  • RR PROMO ― Promotional
  • RDRF ― Promotional, Custom(?)
  • RDRR ― Promotional
  • SAMP ― Promotional Single(?)
  • RRJY
  • RRCA ― Japan, Deluxe(?)
  • RRCY ― Japan
  • APCY ― Japan
  • RRDJ ― Japan Deluxe
Annotation last modified on 2010-12-11 17:30 UTC.

Releases

Release Artist Format Tracks Date Country Catalog# Barcode
Los niños del parque Liaisons Dangereuses 12" Vinyl 3 RR-125537
Programm 2 DIN A Testbild 12" Vinyl 5 RR 9990
Countdown UK Subs 7" Vinyl 2 RR 5549 [none]
The Nylons The Nylons 12" Vinyl 10 RR 9843
Leather, Bristles, No Survivors and Sick Boys... GBH 12" Vinyl 15 RR 9935
Under the Blade Twisted Sister 12" Vinyl 9 RR 9946
Damaged Black Flag 12" Vinyl 16 RR 9956
Endangered Species UK Subs 12" Vinyl 12 RR 9986 [none]
Forged in Fire Anvil 12" Vinyl 10 RR 9927 [none]
Court in the Act Satan 12" Vinyl 10 RR 9894
Die Hard Venom 12" Vinyl 3 RR 125521
Melissa Mercyful Fate CD 7 9898-2 016861989828
Tokyo Blade Tokyo Blade CD 8 RR 34 9883
Guardians of the Flame Virgin Steele Vinyl 10 RR 9899
Kill 'em All Metallica 12" Vinyl 10 RR 9902
All for One Raven Vinyl 10 RR 9909
Diamond Jack and the Queen of Pain Kevin Ayers 12" Vinyl 10 RR 9913
War and Pain Voivod 12" Vinyl 9 RR 9825 [none]
Shadows of the Night Dark Heart Vinyl 9
Metal Queen Lee Aaron 12" Vinyl 4 RR 125507
Haunting the Chapel Slayer Vinyl 3 RR 125508
Night of the Blade Tokyo Blade CD 8 RR 34 9826 [none]
Don't Break the Oath Mercyful Fate CD 9 RR 34 9835
Show No Mercy Slayer CD 11 RR 349868 [none]
Kill 'em All Metallica CD 10 RR 34 9902
Dirty Rotten LP D.R.I. CD 28 RR 9555 2 016861955526
Warriors Warriors 12" Vinyl 9 RR9810
Night of the Blade Tokyo Blade 12" Vinyl 8 RR 9826
Spartan Warrior Spartan Warrior Vinyl 9 RR 9847
Burning Star Helstar (unknown) 8 RR 9854
Disillusion Loudness 12" Vinyl 9 RR 9855 [none]
FUGITIVE EARTHSHAKER 12" Vinyl 8 RR 9858
Hail to England Manowar 12" Vinyl 7 RR 9865 [none]
Show No Mercy Slayer 12" Vinyl 11 RR 9868
Kill 'em All Metallica CD 10 RR 9902 2
Metal Rush Maltese Falcon 12" Vinyl 8 RRR-208 [none]
Fit for Fight Witch Cross (unknown) 8
Chasing the Storm Tröjan 12" Vinyl 10 RR 9756
Call of the Wild Lee Aaron Vinyl 11 RR 9780
No Presents for Christmas King Diamond 12" Vinyl 2 RR 125485
Speak English or Die Stormtroopers of Death CD 21 RR 349725
Mated Utopia 7" Vinyl 2 5512
4 Song EP The Living Daylights 12" Vinyl 4 RR125486
Nightmare Venom 12" Vinyl 4 RR 125487
Total Death EP Warfare 12" Vinyl 4 RR 125499 [none]
Hell Awaits Slayer CD 7 RR 34 9795 [none]
Lee Aaron Lee Aaron CD 10 RR 34 9842
Metal Queen Lee Aaron CD 10 RR 34 9861
At War With Satan Venom CD 7 RR 34 9869 [none]
Melissa Mercyful Fate CD 7 RR 349898 016861349899
Metal on Metal Anvil CD 10 RR 34 9917
Under the Blade Twisted Sister CD 9 RR 34 9946
Playing With a Different Sex Au Pairs CD 10 RR 34 9994 [none]
Edge of Insanity Tony MacAlpine 12" Vinyl 11 RR 9706 [none]
Mystery of Illusion Chastain 12" Vinyl 9 RR 9742
Nasty Savage Nasty Savage 12" Vinyl 11 RR 9752
If You're Man Enough Jade Vinyl 9 RR 9755
Skeptics Apocalypse Agent Steel 12" Vinyl 9 RR 9759
Legions of the Dead Tyrant 12" Vinyl 10 RR 9765
Long Live the Loud Exciter 12" Vinyl 8 RR 9782 [none]
Bonded by Blood Exodus 12" Vinyl 9 RR 9787 [none]
Vicious Attack Abattoir 12" Vinyl 8 RR 9788
Only the Strong Thor Vinyl 11 RR 9790
The Skull Trouble 12" Vinyl 7 RR 9791 [none]
Hell Awaits Slayer 12" Vinyl 7 RR 9795 [none]
Hell Awaits Slayer Cassette 7 RR 9795-4 016861979546
Barely Holdin' On Lee Aaron 12" Vinyl 3 RRP 65488
Carnivore Carnivore 12" Vinyl 8 RRR 219
Stormchild Mad Max (unknown) 10
The Day of Wrath Bulldozer 12" Vinyl 9
Easy Prey Predator 12" Vinyl 10 RR 9714
Orgasmatron Motörhead CD 9 RR 349677 [none]
Orgasmatron Motörhead CD 9 85-3292
Attack and Revenge by City Baby's GBH CD 26 RR 34 9678
Edge of Insanity Tony MacAlpine CD 11 RR 34 9706
Fatal Portrait King Diamond CD 10 RR 34 9721
Below the Belt TKO CD 10 RR 34 9730
Hard ’n’ Heavy Anvil CD 10 RR 34 9916
Forged in Fire Anvil CD 10 RR 34 9927
Crimson Glory Crimson Glory 12" Vinyl 8 RR 69655 [none]
Dr. Mastermind Dr. Mastermind Vinyl 9 RR 9605 016861960513
Dr. Mastermind Dr. Mastermind CD 9 RR 9605-2 016861960520
Mind's Eye Vinnie Moore 12" Vinyl 9 RR 9635 [none]
Crimson Glory Crimson Glory 12" Vinyl 8 RR 9655
Is Beyond Possession Beyond Possession 12" Vinyl 15 RR 9663
Hate, Fear and Power Hirax 12" Vinyl 8 RR 9675
Orgasmatron Motörhead Vinyl 9 RR 9677
Doomsday for the Deceiver Flotsam and Jetsam 12" Vinyl 9 RR 9683 [none]
Brutal Destruction Cyclone 12" Vinyl 8 RR 9687
Fifth Angel Fifth Angel 12" Vinyl 9 RR 9688 [none]
Ruler of the Wasteland Chastain 12" Vinyl 9 RR 9689
Illusions Kill Aaronsrod Vinyl 10 RR 9690
Keeper of the Flame Deaf Dealer Vinyl 9 RR 9693
Depths of Death Sentinel Beast 12" Vinyl 9 RR 9694 [none]
Recognize No Authority Détente Vinyl 10 RR 9695
Malicious Intent Razor Vinyl 11 RR 9698
Heavy Metal Maniac Exciter Vinyl 9 RR 9710
Master of Puppets Metallica Vinyl 8 RR 9717
Fatal Portrait King Diamond Vinyl 9 RR 9721
Fatal Portrait King Diamond CD 10 RR 9721-2 016861972127