Blue Moon of Kentucky / That's All Right 

Modified: March 25, 2017

         Release: RCA Victor 447-0601 Blue Moon of Kentucky / That's All Right (45)
              Artist: Elvis Presley
Release Date: 9/30/1958

gss 2X400 Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)

447 0601 1959 side2 small Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)447 0601 1959 side1 small Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)

Disc: 3/1959. Gold Standard. Black label, dog on top. Recorded dates on both sides centered between matrix number and song titles.
Matrix numbers: J2PW-5684 2S A1 / J2PW-5683-1S (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)

447 0601 1959 side2 small Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)447 0601 1959 side1 small Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)

Disc: 3/1959. Gold Standard. Black label, dog on top. Recorded dates on both sides directly below matrix number.1

447 0601 cover side1 small Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)447 0601 cover side2 small Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)

Cover: 6/1964. Gold Standard picture sleeve.2

447 0601 side2 r wlp small Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)447 0601 side1 r wlp small Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)

Disc: 6/1964. White label. NOT FOR SALE.3
Matrix numbers: J2PW-5684--4S A1 / J2PW-5683--4S (machine stamped) (Rockaway pressing)4

447 0601 1965 side1 small Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)447 0601 1965 side2 small Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)

Disc: 1965. Gold Standard. Black label, dog on side.5
Matrix numbers: J2PW-5684 6S / J2PW-5683-3S (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)6

This Gold Standard Dog Near top release is a surprisingly difficult reissue to obtain if attempting to complete a set.

447 0601 1968 side2 mockup 1 small Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)447 0601 1968 side1 mockup 1 small Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)

Disc: 1968. Gold Standard. Orange label.7

447 0601 1971 side2 1 small Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)447 0601 1971 side1 2 small Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)

Disc: 1971. Gold Standard. Red label. Elvis Presley is misspelled as Elvis Presely on Blue Moon of Kentucky side.
Matrix numbers: J2PW-5684 7S / J2PW-5683-6S (Indianapolis pressing)
Matrix numbers: J2PW-5684 7S / J2PW-5683-6S A1 (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)
Matrix numbers: J2PW-5684 7S A1 / J2PW-5683-7S A1 (Indianapolis pressing)8

447 0601 1971 side2 mockup small Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)447 0601 1971 side1 1 small Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)

Disc: 1971. Gold Standard. Red label.7

447 0601 1976 side1 small Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)447 0601 1976 side2 small Blue Moon of Kentucky / Thats All Right (Elvis Presley)

Disc: 1976. Gold Standard. Black label, dog near top.
Matrix numbers: J2PW-5684 8S / J2PW-5683 7S (Indianapolis pressing)
Matrix numbers: J2PW-5684 -10 ga (hand etched) / J2PW-5683 - 7S A2 (machine stamped) (unknown pressing I )6

Released in 1954 by Sun Records on 45 RPM as That's All Right / Blue Moon of Kentucky.
Released in 1954 by Sun Records on 78 RPM as That's All Right / Blue Moon of Kentucky.
Released in 1955 by RCA Records on 45 RPM as That's All Right / Blue Moon of Kentucky.
Released in 1955 by RCA Records on 78 RPM as That's All Right / Blue Moon of Kentucky.

  1. Images courtesy of Boija, John. "First pressings of US Elvis Presley 45 rpm singles." John Boija's Home Page. 11 January, 2011.
  2. Images from the collection of Bob Furmanek.
  3. Images from the collection of DarylR.
  4. Matrix numbers from the collection of DarylR.
  5. Images from the collection of Christian (of France).
  6. Matrix numbers from the collection of Christian (of France).
  7. Mockups of existing images.
  8. Matrix numbers from the collection of Paul Doughton (UK).
  9. Mockups of existing images.
  10. Matrix numbers from the collection of Christian (of France).