LPM-1990 For LP Fans Only 

Modified: May 11, 2014

         Release: RCA Victor LPM-1990 For LP Fans Only (LP)
              Artist: Elvis Presley
Release Date: 2/6/1959

Track Listings: (click here to expand / collapse)

Side 1

That's All Right
Lawdy, Miss Clawdy
Mystery Train
Playing For Keeps
Poor Boy

Side 2

My Baby Left Me
I Was The One
Shake, Rattle And Roll
I'm Left, You're Right, She's Gone
You're A Heartbreaker

1990-lpm-cover-side1-nocopy1990-lpm-cover-side1-wcopy1990-lpm-cover-side2

Cover Front: RCA Victor logo and number at upper right. With or without Printed in U.S.A. lower right corner. (1959)
Cover Back: Portrait of Elvis. No text.

1990-lpm-1959-side11990-lpm-1959-side2

Disc: Long Play. Black label, All print on label print is silver. "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY on side. Camden N.J. on edge. All credits are last name only. Side 1, Track 5 is one three lines. Side 2, Tracks 1,3 on one line.

Matrix numbers
Side 1: J2PP-8070-1S A7 / Side 2: J2PP-8071-1S B3 (Indianapolis pressing)

1990-lpm-side1-v2-2s1990-lpm-side2-v2-4s

Disc: Long Play. Black label, All print on label print is silver. "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY on top. Camden N.J. on edge. Large font. All credits are first and last name. Side 1, Track 5 is one two lines. Side 2, Tracks 1,2,3,4,5 on one line.1

Matrix numbers
Side 1: J2PP-8070-2S A3 / Side 2: J2PP-8071-3S A32 (Rockaway pressing)
Side 1: J2PP-8070-2S / Side 2: J2PP-8071-4S3 (Rockaway pressing)

1990-lpm-1959-side1-fullname1990-lpm-1959-side2-fullname

Disc: Long Play. Black label, All print on label print is silver. "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY on side. Camden N.J. on edge. All credits are first and last name. Side 1, Track 5 is one three lines. Side 2, Track 1 on one line.

Matrix numbers
Side 1: J2PP-8070-6S A1 (hand etched) / Side 2: J2PP-8071-4S A2 (machine stamped) (Rockaway pressing)

1990-lpm-1959-side1-h1990-lpm-1959-side2-h

Disc: Long Play. Black label, All print on label print is silver. "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY on side. Camden N.J. on edge. All credits are first and last name. Side 1, Track 5 is one three lines.4

Matrix numbers
Side 1: J2PP-8070-4S / Side 2: J2PP-8071-2S (Hollywood pressing)5

1990-lpm-1963-side1-h1990-lpm-1963-side2-h

Disc: MONO. Black label, All print on label print is silver.

Matrix numbers
Side 1:
J2PP-8070-4S / Side 2: J2PP-8071-2S (Hollywood pressing)

1990-lpm-1964-cover-side1

Cover Front: RCA Victor logo top left corner. Catalog number lower left corner. RE on front.

1990-lsp-1964-cover-side2-var1990-lpm-cover-side21990-lsp-cover-back

Cover Back: From left to right. No catalog number and no RE. (same as front cover). Portrait of Elvis without text or RCA Victor logo at top left corner. Then, numbers at upper right for Mono and Electronic Stereo. Electronic Stereo Now Available box lower left corner. © RCA Printed in U.S.A. lower right corner.6

1990-lsp-1964-cover-side2-var1990-lpm-cover-side2

Cover Front: No RCA Victor logo top left corner. No catalog number and no RE.7
Cover Back: Portrait of Elvis. No text.

Only a couple of these covers have been confirmed to exist.

1990-lpm-1964-side11990-lpm-1964-side2

Disc: Monaural. Black label, RCA logo is white, other label print is silver. Without FOR LP FANS ONLY. Elvis Presley below song titles.

Matrix numbers
Side 1: J2PP-8070-1S A7 / Side 2: J2PP-8071-1S B3 (Indianapolis pressing)
Side 1: J2PP-8070-1S B2 / Side 2: J2PP-8071--7S A1 (Indianapolis pressing)

The matrix numbers, plates, and pressing plant are identical to the Long Play label. This record is definitely undervalued and is quite scarce.

1990-lpm-1964-side1-h1990-lpm-1964-side2-h

Disc: Monaural. Black label, RCA logo is white, other label print is silver. No title. ELVIS PRESLEY above spindle hole.

Matrix numbers
Side 1: J2PP-8070-4S / Side 2: J2PP-8071-2S (Hollywood pressing)

1990-lpm-1964-side1-r1990-lpm-1964-side2-r

Disc: Monaural. Black label, RCA logo is white, other label print is silver. With FOR LP FANS ONLY and Elvis Presley above spindle hole.

Matrix numbers
Side 1: J2PP-8070-8S A2 / Side 2: J2PP-8071-6S A2 (Rockaway pressing)8
Side 1: J2PP-8070-8S A3 / Side 2: J2PP-8071-9S B1 (Rockaway pressing)

Disc: Monaural. Black label, RCA logo is white, other label print is silver. With ELVIS PRESLEY and Elvis Presley above spindle hole.910

A copy With ELVIS PRESLEY and Elvis Presley above spindle hole sold on eBay9 for $10.52.

Inner Sleeves
To identify the inner sleeve that is most appropriate for each release, look at the Inner Sleeves page on this site.

Re-released in electronically reprocessed stereo as LSP-1990 (e) For LP Fans Only in 1965.

  1. Images from the collection of Shawn O'Grady
  2. Matrix numbers from the collection of PIOTRULA (of Poland)
  3. Matrix numbers from the collection of Shawn O'Grady
  4. eBay reference 130534265411 (June 26, 2011)
  5. eBay reference 120839964318 (January 8, 2011)
  6. Observations by Kris & Gary Hameister.
  7. eBay Reference 260647492773 (Aug. 14, 2010)
  8. Matrix numbers from the collection of Kris & Gary Hameister.
  9. eBay reference 251099493346 (July 9, 2012)
  10. eBay referecne 261092067166 (September 4, 2012)
  11. eBay reference 251099493346 (July 9, 2012)