Bellaphon

Bellaphon

Profile:
German label founded on November 25th, 1963 by Branko (Branislav) Živanović. Based in Frankfurt, Germany.

For the different vinyl label designs:
Please be aware that many, if not most early 70s releases commonly were pressed on different labels. These can be distinguished by
1. unboxed Bellaphon logo on top, no rim wording: early version, approximately until 1972
2. unboxed Bellaphon logo on top, rim wording: 'Made in Germany by Bellaphon-Records' - commonly a triangle appears on the right side. This label design was introduced approximately 1973.
3. boxed Bellaphon logo with rim wording on top since approximately 1974.
Please enter a note about the label design and/or provide label images to submit or update a clearly distinguishable version as mandatory by RSG §1.3.1.a.

catalogue number / code timeline:
1963-80: BL 7" Single German repertoire
1969-80: BF 7" Single International repertoire
1965+: BWS 30# World Series LP
1969: BLST 2xLP
1969-70: BI 15## Bellaphon International budget series LP
197?-80: BI 15### budget/reissue LP
1969-80: BLPS 19### LP / BLS 55## 2xLP
1973-76: BDA 750# 2xLP
1973-80: BA 200xx 7" / BA 240## LP / BA 260## 2xLP Bellaphon Austria
1976-80: BAC 20## Bacillus Records LP
1977: Bellaphon registered LC 1421 label code
1978-80: BBS 25## private LP pressings marketed by Bellaphon
June to November 1980: 7-digit catalogue numbers ## ## ###
1980+: ###·###·## 8-digit catalogue numbers. Help: for decimal points use ALT+0183

From 1976 to late 1990s: most releases were pressed by Interpress identifiable by IP or JP prefix in the runouts, or Interpress in the mould or matrix of CDs.

Bellaphon has distributed many labels, including: Admiral Records, Bacillus Records, Cain, Casablanca, Charly Records, Enja Records, Fantasy/Galaxy Records, Hallelujah, L+R Records, Penny Farthing, Roulette, Disques Vogue, etc.
Sublabels
Contact Info:
Frankfurt / M. Zeil 123 on 1969 LPs

Hanauer Landstraße 135, 60314 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Telefon: +49 69 2712-0 / Telefax: +49 69 2712-117
Sites:
[l6800]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
- Old Wave  album cover Ringo Starr Old Wave(Cass, Album) Bellaphon, The Boardwalk Entertainment Co - Germany 1983 Sell This Version
000.00.000 Total Verrückt  album cover Bernd Berger Total Verrückt(CD, Maxi, Ltd) Bellaphon 000.00.000 Germany 2000 Sell This Version
28MJ 3067 Bennie Wallace Plays Monk  album cover Bennie Wallace, Jimmy Knepper, Eddie Gomez, Dannie Richmond Bennie Wallace, Jimmy Knepper, Eddie Gomez, Dannie Richmond - Bennie Wallace Plays Monk(LP, Album) Enja Records 28MJ 3067 Japan 1981 Sell This Version
28MJ 3105 Clay  album cover Yamashita Trio* Clay(LP, Album) Enja Records 28MJ 3105 Japan Unknown Sell This Version
28MJ3136 Song For Hope  album cover Aki Takase Trio Song For Hope(LP, Album) Enja Records 28MJ3136 Japan 1982 Sell This Version
45. B. 12174 Arrivederci Napoli  album cover Die Flippers Arrivederci Napoli(7", Single) Vogue 45. B. 12174 France 1975 Sell This Version
45. B. 14082 Wenn Weiße Wolken Heimwärts Zieh'n  album cover Die Flippers Wenn Weiße Wolken Heimwärts Zieh'n(7", Single) Vogue, Vogue, Bellaphon, Bellaphon 45. B. 14082 France 1976 Sell This Version
45. BR. 4280 Blind Man / Time Ride  album cover Jeronimo (2) Blind Man / Time Ride(7", Single) Bacillus Records 45. BR. 4280 France 1972 Sell This Version
058 CRY 45 545 20 International Greats - Baby It's You  album cover Various 20 International Greats - Baby It's You(LP, Comp) HÖR ZU, Crystal (5) 058 CRY 45 545 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
240 E 6804 Manhattan Jazz Quintet  album cover Manhattan Jazz Quintet Manhattan Jazz Quintet(CD, Album) Bellaphon, Paddle Wheel 240 E 6804 Germany 1984 Sell This Version
1004 Moon Dance  album cover The Moon Riders Moon Dance (Single) 1004 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
1005 Ich Träum So Gern Von Liebe  album cover Grit Caestel Ich Träum So Gern Von Liebe(7") Bellaphon 1005 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
1006 Tall Girl  album cover Casey Jones And His Engineers Tall Girl(7") Bellaphon, Bellaphon 1006 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
1011 Dynamo / March Blues  album cover The Spitfires (8) Dynamo / March Blues(7", Single, Mono) Bellaphon, Bellaphon 1011 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
1016 Moon Fever  album cover The Moon Riders Moon Fever(7", Single) Bellaphon 1016 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
1019 You Don't Love Me No More  album cover Wendy (36) You Don't Love Me No More(7", Single) Bellaphon 1019 Germany 1966 Sell This Version
1021 Come Along With Me / Beggar In Town  album cover Sonny Stewart Come Along With Me / Beggar In Town(7", Single) Bellaphon 1021 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
1027 Rolling Like A Stone  album cover Mark Evans (30) Rolling Like A Stone(7", Mono) Bellaphon 1027 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
1029 Mainzer Gold  album cover Toni Hämmerle Mainzer Gold(7", Mono) Bellaphon 1029 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
1032 Old Hangman Is Dead  album cover The Kentuckys Old Hangman Is Dead (Single) 1032 Germany 1966 Sell This Version
1033 La Bostella  album cover Esperanza Gustino Und Sein Orchester* La Bostella(7") Bellaphon 1033 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
1035 Gloria  album cover The Vanguards (14) Gloria(7", Single) Bellaphon 1035 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
1036 Probier's Einmal… / Ich Brauch Einen Mann!  album cover Inge Muth Probier's Einmal… / Ich Brauch Einen Mann!(7", Single, Mono) Bellaphon 1036 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
1038 They Can Look At Us (And Laugh)  album cover Adam & Eve (6) They Can Look At Us (And Laugh)(7", Single, Mono) Bellaphon, Bellaphon 1038 Germany 1969 Sell This Version
1042 Huma - La La La La  album cover The Pebbles Huma - La La La La(7", Single) Bellaphon 1042 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
1043 Toni Hämmerle So Gut Wie Heut(7", Single) Bellaphon 1043 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
1046 Sweet Sweet Love / A Question Of Fame  album cover Adam & Eve (6) Sweet Sweet Love / A Question Of Fame (Single) 1046 Germany 1967 Sell This Version
1047 Jambo Saana  album cover Johnnie Christian Dee* Jambo Saana(7", Single) Bellaphon 1047 Germany 1967 Sell This Version
1059 Tiger Krank Maus Im Tank  album cover Adam (90) Tiger Krank Maus Im Tank(7", Single) Bellaphon 1059 Germany 1967 Sell This Version
1421 Save The Last Dance For Me / On Broadway  album cover The Drifters Save The Last Dance For Me / On Broadway(7") Bellaphon 1421 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
2000 Die Schönsten Weihnachtslieder  album cover Die Sängerknaben Vom Wienerwald, Ira Malaniuk, Hans Löffler*, Mitglieder Des Wiener Volksopern-Orchesters*, Prof. Karl Etti*, Prof. Hans Swarowsky* Die Sängerknaben Vom Wienerwald, Ira Malaniuk, Hans Löffler*, Mitglieder Des Wiener Volksopern-Orchesters*, Prof. Karl Etti*, Prof. Hans Swarowsky* - Die Schönsten Weihnachtslieder(LP, Comp) Bellaphon 2000 Germany 1984 Sell This Version
2020 After Hours  album cover Dusko Goykovich After Hours(LP, Album, RE) Enja Records 2020 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
2022 With Silence  album cover Karl Berger / Masahiko Sato* / Adelhard Roidinger / Allen Blairman Karl Berger / Masahiko Sato* / Adelhard Roidinger / Allen Blairman - With Silence (Album) 2022 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
2026 African Sketchbook  album cover Dollar Brand African Sketchbook(LP, Album, RE) Enja Records 2026 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
2042 Makaya & The Tsotsis  album cover Makaya Ntshoko / Heinz Sauer / Bob Degen / Isla Eckinger Makaya Ntshoko / Heinz Sauer / Bob Degen / Isla Eckinger - Makaya & The Tsotsis(LP, Album, RP) Enja Records 2042 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
2062 A Touch Of The Blues  album cover Mal Waldron A Touch Of The Blues(LP, Album, RE) Enja Records 2062 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
2068 Futures Passed  album cover David Friedman Futures Passed(LP, Album) Enja Records 2068 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
2076 Steam  album cover Archie Shepp Steam(LP, Album, RE) Enja Records, Enja Records 2076 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
2078 ST Dream Bells  album cover Attila Zoller Dream Bells(LP) Enja Records 2078 ST Germany 1976 Sell This Version
3001 Rock'n roll Forever  album cover Various Rock'n roll Forever(3xLP, Comp, Box) Bellaphon 3001 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
3003 Country Club  album cover Various Country Club(3xLP, Comp + Box) Bellaphon 3003 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
3005 ST Air Above Mountains < Buildings Within >  album cover Cecil Taylor Air Above Mountains < Buildings Within >(LP, Album) Enja Records 3005 ST Germany Unknown Sell This Version
3013 ST Live  album cover John Scofield Live(LP, Album) ENJA Records 3013 ST Germany Unknown Sell This Version
3017 ST Close Encounter  album cover Franco Ambrosetti Quintet With Bennie Wallace Franco Ambrosetti Quintet With Bennie Wallace - Close Encounter(LP, Album) Enja Records, Enja Records 3017 ST Germany 1979 Sell This Version
3029 The Fourteen Bar Blues  album cover Bennie Wallace, Eddie Gomez, Eddie Moore Bennie Wallace, Eddie Gomez, Eddie Moore - The Fourteen Bar Blues(LP, Album) Enja Records 3029 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
3031 ST Ballads & Blues  album cover Tommy Flanagan Ballads & Blues(LP, Album) Enja Records 3031 ST Germany 1978 Sell This Version
3033 Rough House  album cover John Scofield Quartet Rough House(LP, Album) Enja Records, Enja Records 3033 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
3049 Mingus In Europe Volume I  album cover The Charles Mingus Quintet Mingus In Europe Volume I (Album) 3049 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
3051 Conjunction  album cover Attila Zoller Conjunction(LP, Album) Enja Records 3051 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
3053 Ivory Forest  album cover Hal Galper Ivory Forest(LP, Album) Enja Records 3053 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
3053 ST Ivory Forest  album cover Hal Galper Ivory Forest(LP, Album) Enja Records 3053 ST Germany 1980 Sell This Version
3055 Stockholm Sessions  album cover Eric Dolphy Stockholm Sessions(LP, Album) Enja Records 3055 Germany 1981 Sell This Version
3061 Beyond The Forest Of Mirkwood  album cover Ken Werner* Beyond The Forest Of Mirkwood(LP, Album) Enja Records 3061 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
3063 The Free Will  album cover Bennie Wallace / Tommy Flanagan / Eddie Gomez / Dannie Richmond Bennie Wallace / Tommy Flanagan / Eddie Gomez / Dannie Richmond - The Free Will(LP, Album) Enja Records 3063 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
3065 ST The Opal Heart  album cover David Liebman Quartet* Feat. Mike Nock David Liebman Quartet* Feat. Mike Nock - The Opal Heart(LP) Enja Records 3065 ST Germany 1979 Sell This Version
3071 Talisman  album cover Mike Nock Talisman(LP, Album) Enja Records 3071 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
3077 Mingus In Europe Volume II  album cover Charles Mingus Quintet* Featuring Eric Dolphy Charles Mingus Quintet* Featuring Eric Dolphy - Mingus In Europe Volume II(LP, Album, Mono) Enja Records 3077 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
3081 Three For All  album cover Phil Woods / Tommy Flanagan / Red Mitchell Phil Woods / Tommy Flanagan / Red Mitchell - Three For All (Album) 3081 Germany 1981 Sell This Version
3091 Bennie Wallace Plays Monk  album cover Bennie Wallace, Jimmy Knepper, Eddie Gomez, Dannie Richmond Bennie Wallace, Jimmy Knepper, Eddie Gomez, Dannie Richmond - Bennie Wallace Plays Monk(LP, Album) Enja Records 3091 Germany 1981 Sell This Version
4004 Shinola  album cover John Scofield Shinola(LP, Album) Enja Records 4004 Germany 1982 Sell This Version
4297 Nur Die Besten Sterben Jung best of....  album cover Böhse Onkelz Nur Die Besten Sterben Jung best of....(CD, EP, Unofficial) Bellaphon, Bacillus Records 4297 Germany 1998 Sell This Version
5010 T.B. Sheets  album cover Van Morrison T.B. Sheets(Cass, Comp) Bellaphon 5010 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
5011 Van Morrison  album cover Van Morrison Van Morrison(Cass, Comp) City (4), Bellaphon 5011 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
5026 The Best Of The West Vol. V  album cover Various The Best Of The West Vol. V(Cass, Comp) City (4) 5026 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
5042 Oldies Vol. 7  album cover Various Oldies Vol. 7(Cass, Comp) City (4), Bellaphon 5042 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
5326 Out Of Nowhere  album cover Dave Hancock Trio Out Of Nowhere(CD, Album, RM) Timeless Records (3) 5326 Netherlands 1991 Sell This Version
9006 Gib Ihm...!  album cover Stitch (11) Gib Ihm...!(LP, Album) Berton Records, Berton Records 9006 Austria 1982 Sell This Version
11210 Sieben Kusse Sieben Rosen  album cover Willy Sommers Sieben Kusse Sieben Rosen(7") Bellaphon 11210 Germany 1971 Sell This Version
11311 Remmi-Demmi  album cover Mike & Tom Remmi-Demmi(7", Single) Bellaphon 11311 Germany 1974 Sell This Version
11320 Falter Im Wind / Du Schöner Tag  album cover Milestones Falter Im Wind / Du Schöner Tag(7", Single, Gat) Bellaphon 11320 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
13239-7 Calling You  album cover Bagdad City Orchestra Calling You(7") Public 13239-7 France 1988 Sell This Version
13239-7 Calling You  album cover Bagdad City Orchestra Calling You(7", Tes) Public 13239-7 France 1988 Sell This Version
13 690 3 Nur Wer Die Sehnsucht Kennt  album cover Die Flippers Nur Wer Die Sehnsucht Kennt(LP, Album) Bellaphon 13 690 3 Germany 1986 Sell This Version
13 747 1 Alles Liebe  album cover Die Flippers Alles Liebe(2xLP, Club) Bellaphon 13 747 1 Germany 1987 Sell This Version
14 391 7 Weihnachten Mit Den Flippers  album cover Die Flippers Weihnachten Mit Den Flippers(LP, Album, Club) Bellaphon 14 391 7 Germany 1987 Sell This Version
14 694 4 Aus Liebe Weint Man Nicht  album cover Die Flippers Aus Liebe Weint Man Nicht(LP, Club) Bellaphon 14 694 4 Germany 1987 Sell This Version
15 642 Deutsche Tophits 3  album cover Various Deutsche Tophits 3(LP, Comp, Club) Bellaphon 15 642 Germany 1988 Sell This Version
15 956-6 Nur Für Dich  album cover Die Flippers Nur Für Dich(LP, Club) Bellaphon 15 956-6 Germany 1988 Sell This Version
17 308 8 Alles Liebe  album cover Die Flippers Alles Liebe(CD, Comp, Club) Bellaphon 17 308 8 Germany 1987 Sell This Version
17 494 6 Aus Liebe Weint Man Nicht  album cover Die Flippers Aus Liebe Weint Man Nicht(CD, Album, Club) Bellaphon 17 494 6 Germany 1987 Sell This Version
18227 Folsom Prison Blues / Almost Dawn At Denver  album cover Jimmy Snyder (3) Folsom Prison Blues / Almost Dawn At Denver(7") Bellaphon 18227 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
18 761-7 Nur Für Dich  album cover Die Flippers Nur Für Dich(CD, Album, Club) Bellaphon Records 18 761-7 Germany 1988 Sell This Version
27 133-8 Greatest Hits  album cover Creedence Clearwater Revival Greatest Hits(LP, Comp) Bellaphon 27 133-8 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
27 134-6 Duets  album cover Jerry Lee Lewis And Friends Duets(LP, Album) Bellaphon 27 134-6 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
27308 Violine  album cover Antonio Vivaldi, Jean-Pierre Wallez Antonio Vivaldi, Jean-Pierre Wallez - Violine(12") Bellaphon 27308 Germany 1975 Sell This Version
27411-8 Chuck Berry / Bill Haley / Little Richard Chuck Berry / Bill Haley / Little Richard - The Kings Of Rock'n Roll(2xLP, Comp) Bellaphon 27411-8 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
27 411-8 The Kings Of Rock'n Roll  album cover Various The Kings Of Rock'n Roll(2xLP, Comp, Clu) Bellaphon 27 411-8 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
27 417-5 Export Only  album cover Daniel Boone Export Only(LP, Album, Club) Bellaphon 27 417-5 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
27 461-3 The Legend  album cover Johnny Cash The Legend(2xLP, Comp, Club, S/Edition) Bellaphon 27 461-3 Germany 1970 Sell This Version
27 468-8 Creedence Gold  album cover Creedence Clearwater Revival Creedence Gold(LP, Comp, Club) Fantasy, Bellaphon 27 468-8 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
27 479-5 20 Million Hits  album cover Various 20 Million Hits(LP, Comp) Bellaphon 27 479-5 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
28417-4 Diana  album cover Diana Ross Diana(LP, Album, Club) Motown 28417-4 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
29804 A Mensch Möcht I Bleibn  album cover W. Ambros* A Mensch Möcht I Bleibn(LP, Comp) Bellaphon 29804 Austria 1982 Sell This Version
29 835 Live ... Auf Ana Langen, Finster'n Stroß'n  album cover W. Ambros* Live ... Auf Ana Langen, Finster'n Stroß'n(2xLP, Album) Bellaphon 29 835 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
30.001 Odetta  album cover Odetta Odetta(LP, Album, Mono) Bellaphon 30.001 Germany 1963 Sell This Version
31116 ST V.I.P. Jazz 28 Eric Dolphy  album cover Eric Dolphy V.I.P. Jazz 28 Eric Dolphy(LP, Club) Enja Records 31116 ST Austria 1980 Sell This Version
31 521 8 Die Flippers Weine nicht , kleine Eva(LP, Club) Bellaphon 31 521 8 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
32 447 5 Die Flippers Nur Wer Die Sehnsucht Kennt(LP, Album) Bellaphon 32 447 5 Germany 1986 Sell This Version
32 551-1 Starportrait  album cover Die Flippers Starportrait(2xLP, Comp, Club) Bellaphon 32 551-1 Germany 1987 Sell This Version
32 571-2 Aus Liebe Weint Man Nicht  album cover Die Flippers Aus Liebe Weint Man Nicht(LP, Club) Bellaphon 32 571-2 Germany 1987 Sell This Version