Milkcow Blues Boogie / You're A Heartbreaker 

Modified: May 20, 2018

         Release: RCA Victor 20-6382 Milkcow Blues Boogie / You're A Heartbreaker (78)
              Artist: Elvis Presley
Release Date: 1/23/1956

20 6382 side1 i small Milkcow Blues Boogie / Youre A Heartbreaker (Elvis Presley)20 6382 side2 i small Milkcow Blues Boogie / Youre A Heartbreaker (Elvis Presley)

Disc: Black label, dog on top.1 Large spacing between Nipper and catalog number. Catalog number and "New Orthophonic" below spindle hole.
Matrix numbers: F2 WB 8044 4S 4 / F2 WB-8045-1S (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)2

20 6382 side2 small Milkcow Blues Boogie / Youre A Heartbreaker (Elvis Presley)20 6382 side1 small Milkcow Blues Boogie / Youre A Heartbreaker (Elvis Presley)

Disc: Black label, dog on top.3 Small spacing between Nipper and catalog number. Catalog number and "New Orthophonic" midway at spindle hole.
Matrix numbers: F2WB-8044-2S / F2WB-8045-2S (machine stamped)4

Released in 1954 by Sun Records on 45 RPM as Milkcow Blues Boogie / You're A Heartbreaker.
Released in 1954 by Sun Records on 78 RPM as Milkcow Blues Boogie / You're A Heartbreaker.
Released in 1956 by RCA Records on 45 RPM as Milkcow Blues Boogie / You're A Heartbreaker.
Re-released by RCA Records on 45 RPM as Milkcow Blues Boogie / You're A Heartbreaker on the Gold Standard Series label.

  1. Images from the collection of Christian (of France).
  2. Matrix numbers from the collection of Christian (of France).
  3. Images courtesy of Boija, John. "First pressings of US Elvis Presley 78 rpm singles." John Boija's Home Page. 2 February 2011.
  4. Jerry Osborne, Presleyana V (Port Townsend: Osborne Enterprises, 2002), p. 61.