45-SLEEVES - HOME
Revised 11/9/13

CUB
US Labels and Company Sleeves 1958-1968

Labels

A product of
Loew's Incorporated
A product of
Loew's Incorporated
A division of
Metro Goldwyn-Mayer Inc.
A division of
Metro Goldwyn-Mayer Inc.
K 9001 - mar 1958
to
K 9004 - apr 1958
K 9005 - 1958
to
K 9112 - 1963
 K 9069 - 1960
to
K 9127 - 1963
CUB 9150 - 1967
to
CUB 9162 - 1968
Cub Records was a subsidiary of MGM Records  set up exclusively for rock and roll releases.
Originally the label was named ORBIT, but as there were already Orbit-labels in circulation, MGM renamed it to CUB after K 9004. 
Newspaper article that explains this matter
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Sleeves
Range
Front
Back
Details
No 1
K 9005 - 1958
to 
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Upper case only
 Cut straight/notch  Glued left/right  
No 2
.
to 
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Upper/lower case
   Curved top  Inside glued  
No 3
.
to 
K 9127 - 1963
Upper/lower case
   Curved top  Inside glued  
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Contact for corrections : erlmehl@online.no
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Thanks to Middle-Earth Records for scans in this section
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Thanks to Jim Barnes - Top 40 Research - Australia  for scans in this section
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Thanks to Franz Zeleny, Austria for scans and info in this section
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45 Discography for Cub Records from Global Dog Productions
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