EPA 2-1515 Loving You, Vol. II 

Modified: December 28, 2020

         Release: RCA Victor EPA 2-1515 Loving You, Vol. 2 (EP)
              Artist: Elvis Presley
Release Date: 7/1957

Side 1: Lonesome Cowboy / Hot Dog
Side 2: Mean Woman Blues / Got a Lot o' Livin' to do!

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Cover: picture sleeve front and back. Back © by Radio Corporation of America, 1957 and Printed in U.S.A. not bold.

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Disc: (7/1957) Black label, dog on top without horizontal line. Hooked 1 for Side 1. (from the Hal Wallis-Paramount film "Loving You"). Credits Elvis Presley with the Jordanaires. Side 2, track 2 title on same line as credits.
Matrix numbers: H2WH-2766-1S A8 / H2WH-2767-1S B1 (Indianapolis pressing)
Matrix numbers: H2WH-2766-1S C2 / H2WH-2767-1S C1 (Indianapolis pressing)1
Matrix numbers: H2WH-2766-7S A1 / H2WH-2767-7S A1 (Indianapolis pressing)

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Disc: (7/1957) Black label, dog on top without horizontal line. Straight 1 for Side 1. From the Hal Wallis-Paramount Picture "Loving You". Credits Elvis Presley and the Jordanaires. Side 2, track 2 title on one line, credits on another.2

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Disc: (7/1957) Black label, dog on top with horizontal line.
Matrix numbers: H2WH-2766-2S A2 / H2WH-2767-4S A1 (Rockaway pressing)
Matrix numbers: H2WH-2766-2S A2 / H2WH-2767-4S A2 (Rockaway pressing)3

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Disc: (7/1957) Black label, dog on top with and without horizontal line. Transitional labels!
Matrix numbers: H2WH-2766-5S RCA C / H2WH-2767-5S RCA 1 C (unknown pressing)

Disc: (7/1957) Black label. No dog on top with horizontal line.

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A sealed copy with this back variation recently sold on eBay for $160.05.4

Cover: picture sleeve front and back. Back © by Radio Corporation of America, 1957 and Printed in U.S.A. not bold. The "2" in lower left corner. This appears to be a transitional back as it shares components of the original cover and the one found with the 1968 release.5

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Disc: (1965) Black label, dog on side.
Matrix numbers: H2WH-2766-7S A2 / H2WH-2767-9S (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)

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Cover: picture sleeve front and back. Front, does not have song titles. Back © 1957, RCA, New York, N.Y. and Printed in U.S.A. in bold. The "2" in lower left corner.6

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Disc: (1968) Orange label.
Matrix numbers: H2WH-2766-7S A2 / H2WH-2767-9S (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)

  1. eBay reference 151143131313 (November 4, 2013)
  2. Images are from a collection of Internet images that date back to 1998.
  3. Matrix numbers from the collection of Roberto.
  4. eBay reference 220932475387 (January 23, 2012)
  5. Side 2, image correction from eBay reference 220932475387 (January 23, 2012)
  6. Side 2, image correction from images are from a collection of Internet images that date back to 1998.