All Shook Up / That's When Your Heartaches Begin 

Modified: May 20, 2018

         Release: RCA Victor 47-6870 All Shook Up / That's When Your Heartaches Begin (45)
              Artist: Elvis Presley
Release Date: 3/22/1957

47 6870 cover side1 small All Shook Up / Thats When Your Heartaches Begin (Elvis Presley)47 6870 cover side2 v2 small All Shook Up / Thats When Your Heartaches Begin (Elvis Presley)47 6870 cover side2 v3 small All Shook Up / Thats When Your Heartaches Begin (Elvis Presley)47 6870 cover side2 small All Shook Up / Thats When Your Heartaches Begin (Elvis Presley)

Cover: picture sleeve front and back. The edges are folded over on the first two and folded under on the other back. The second one1 differs from the first where the tab is centered rather than straight across.

47 6870 side1 v1 small All Shook Up / Thats When Your Heartaches Begin (Elvis Presley)47 6870 side2 v1 small All Shook Up / Thats When Your Heartaches Begin (Elvis Presley)

Disc: 3/1957. Black label, dog on top without horizontal line. 45 RPM on side. Matrix number below BMI. Time on right side.
Matrix numbers: H2WW-0256-1S A6 / H2WW-0260-1S B2 (machines stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)

47 6870 side1 small All Shook Up / Thats When Your Heartaches Begin (Elvis Presley)47 6870 side2 1 small All Shook Up / Thats When Your Heartaches Begin (Elvis Presley)

Disc: 3/1957. Black label, dog on top without horizontal line. 45 R.P.M. on side. Matrix number below catalog number. Time on bottom.
Matrix numbers: H2WW-0256-6S A1 / H2WW-0260-6S A1 (Hollywood pressing)

47 6870 side1 w line error small All Shook Up / Thats When Your Heartaches Begin (Elvis Presley)47 6870 side2 w line error small All Shook Up / Thats When Your Heartaches Begin (Elvis Presley)

Disc: 3/1957. Black label, dog on top with horizontal line. Shalimar Music, BMI is incorrectly spelled Shallmar Music, BMI.
Matrix numbers: H2WW-0256-4S A6 / H2WW-0260-4S B4 (Rockaway pressing)
Matrix numbers: H2WW-0256-5S B1 / H2WW-0260-4S B3 (Rockaway pressing)

47 6870 side2 line small All Shook Up / Thats When Your Heartaches Begin (Elvis Presley)47 6870 side1 line small All Shook Up / Thats When Your Heartaches Begin (Elvis Presley)

Disc: 3/1957. Black label, dog on top with horizontal line.
Matrix numbers: H2WW-0256-7S A RCA 3 / H2WW-0260-7S C RCA 1 (unknown pressing)
Matrix numbers: H2WW-0256-8S B RCA / H2WW-0260-7S RCA D (unknown pressing)2
Matrix numbers: H2WW-0256-8S B RCA / H2WW-0260-7S E RCA 4 (unknown pressing)3

47 6870 side side1 nobmi small All Shook Up / Thats When Your Heartaches Begin (Elvis Presley)47 6870 side side2 r small All Shook Up / Thats When Your Heartaches Begin (Elvis Presley)

Disc: 3/1957. Black label, dog on top with horizontal line. Shalimar Music, BMI is correctly spelled Shalimar Music, however incorrectly missing BMI.
Matrix numbers: H2WW-0256-4S A6 / H2WW-0260-4S B4 (Rockaway pressing)

47 6870 side1 ger 1 small All Shook Up / Thats When Your Heartaches Begin (Elvis Presley)47 6870 side2 ger small All Shook Up / Thats When Your Heartaches Begin (Elvis Presley)

Disc: Black label, dog on top. All print on label in silver.4
Matrix numbers: 45-H2-WW-0256-XV (machine stamped) Lz-S (hand etched) / 45-H2-WW 0260-XV B (machine stamped) Lz-S (hand etched) - Manufactured in Germany (machine stamped in trail off wax on both sides)5

Additional detail about this release can be found at the The Elvis Presley Manufactured in Germany Discography page

Released in 1957 by RCA Records on 78 RPM as All Shook Up / That's When Your Heartaches Begin.
Re-released by RCA Records on 45 RPM as All Shook Up / That's When Your Heartaches Begin on the Gold Standard Series label.

  1. Image and identification from the collection of Roberto.
  2. Matrix numbers from the collection of Roberto.
  3. eBay reference 221298229219 (November 4, 2013)
  4. Images from the collection of Urs Mosimann (from Switzerland)
  5. Matrix numbers from the collection of Urs Mosimann (from Switzerland)