Archive for June, 2008

The many faces of Phonogram CDs, Part 1: The Rocket label

In the early days of the CD, the Phonogram family of labels included Polydor, RSO, Vertigo, Mercury, Rocket, and Casablanca, to name a few.  Original discs on these labels were pressed in West Germany and were afforded unique, and often attractive, label designs.  Of particular interest to the collector was that each label went through […]