Below is a list of sealed early CDs in my collection. Many of these are first pressings made in Japan or West Germany. Pictures of some sealed early CDs from my collection are contained in the CD Gallery.

I currently have 253 sealed early pressings.

  • .38 Special Wild-Eyed Southern Boys (Japan, A&M, catalog number CD-4835, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Bryan Adams Reckless (Japan, A&M, catalog number D32Y3007, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Cannonball Adderley Know What I Mean? (Japan, Riverside, catalog number VDJ-1518, with obi strip, sealed in original blister pack, disc is original Japanese release and appears to have been sealed in a blister pack for sale in the U.S.)
  • Air Supply Air Supply (Japan, Arista, catalog number ARCD 8283, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass S.R.O. (Japan, A&M, catalog number D32Y3087, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass The Brass Are Comin’ (Japan, A&M, catalog number D32Y3591, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Joan Armatrading Classics Volume 10 (Japan, A&M, catalog number D32Y3510, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Back to the Future: Music From The Motion Picture Soundtrack (Country?, MCA, catalog number MCAD-6144, sealed in original longbox, longbox does not indicate country of manufacture, top and bottom flaps are the original type that tuck in)
  • Pearl Bailey The Best of Pearl Bailey (Japan, Roulette, catalog number RCD 59050, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Bananarama Deep Ski Skiving (U.S., London, catalog number 810 107-2 R-1, U.S. PDO plant pressing, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Bananarama Bananarama (West Germany, London, catalog number 820 036-2, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Bananarama True Confessions (West Germany, London, catalog number 820013-2, sealed in original blister pack)
  • The Band Stage Fright (Japan, Capitol, catalog number CP21-6028, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • The Beach Boys Little Deuce Coupe (Japan, Capitol, catalog number CP21-6004, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • The Beach Boys Shut Down Volume 2 (Japan, Capitol, catalog number CP21-6005, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • The Beach Boys All Summer Long (Japan, Capitol, catalog number CP21-6006, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • The Beach Boys Beach Boys Concert (Japan, Capitol, catalog number CP21-6007, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • The Beach Boys Pet Sounds (Japan, Capitol, catalog number CP28-1003, released in Japan, Greenline 2800 version with bonus tracks, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • The Beach Boys Beach Boys ‘69 (The Beach Boys Live in London) (Japan, Capitol, catalog number CP21-6016, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • The Beatles and Tony Sheridan & The Beat Brothers Beatles Oldies (Japan, Polydor, catalog number P30P 25064, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • The Beatles Please Please Me (Japan, EMI/Odeon, catalog number CP32-5321, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • The Beatles Abbey Road (Japan, EMI/Odeon, catalog number CP35-3016, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Jeff Beck There and Back (Japan, Epic/Sony, catalog number 35 8P-5, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Bee Gees Odessa (West Germany, RSO, catalog number 825 451-2, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Tony Bennett & Count Basie Strike Up The Band (U.S., Roulette, catalog number RCD 59021, sealed in original blister pack, early Discovery Systems plant pressing)
  • George Benson Give Me The Night (Japan, Warner Bros., catalog number 32XD-348, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Chuck Berry More Rock ‘N’ Roll Rarities (Japan, Chess/MCA, catalog number CHD-9190, sealed in original longbox, back of longbox has round white sticker that says “DISCS MANUFACTURED IN JAPAN”)
  • Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers The Jazz Messengers at The Cafe Bohemia, Volume 1 (Japan, Blue Note, catalog number CP32-5242, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers A Night in Tunisia (Japan, Blue Note, catalog number CP32-5227, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Blood, Sweat and Tears Child is Father to the Man (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 30DP 303, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Boston Boston (Japan, Epic/Sony, catalog number 25 8P-5192, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Boston Third Stage (Japan, MCA, catalog number 32XD-538, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • David Bowie The Man Who Sold The World (Japan, RCA, catalog number PCD1-4816, sealed in original blister pack)
  • David Bowie The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars (Japan, RCA, catalog number PCD1-4702, sealed in original blister pack)
  • David Bowie Pin-Ups (Japan, RCA, catalog number PCD1-0291, sealed in original blister pack)
  • David Bowie Young Americans (Japan, RCA, catalog number PCD1-0998, sealed in original blister pack)
  • David Bowie Low (Japan, RCA, catalog number PCD1-2030, sealed in original blister pack)
  • David Bowie Golden Years (Japan, RCA, catalog number PCD1-4792, sealed in original blister pack)
  • David Bowie Lodger (Japan, RCA, catalog number PCD1-3254, sealed in original blister pack)
  • David Bowie Tonight (Japan, EMI, catalog number CDP 7 46047 2, sealed in original blister pack)
  • The Dave Brubeck Quartet Time Out (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 32DP 593, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Kenny Burrell and John Coltrane Kenny Burrell and John Coltrane (Japan, Prestige, catalog number VDJ-1533, with obi strip, sealed in original blister pack, disc is original Japanese release and appears to have been sealed in a blister pack for sale in the U.S.)
  • The Byrds Mr. Tambourine Man (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 28DP 1106, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Jackie Cain & Roy Kral Bogie (Japan, Fantasy, catalog number VDP-1054, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Carpenters Live in Japan (Japan, A&M, catalog number D50Y3155, two-disc set, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Ron Carter Pastels (U.S., Milestone, catalog number FCD-619-9073, sealed in original blister pack, early DADC plant pressing, “Made in USA – Digital Audio Disc Corp.” stamped on clear plastic ring at center of disc, matrix code is “DIDX 340 11A2”)
  • Harry Chapin “Remember When The Music”/“I Miss America” (3″ single, U.S., DCC, catalog number DZS45-001, Shape Optimedia plant pressing, sealed in original longbox with 5″ CD adapter)
  • The Clash Combat Rock (Japan, Epic/Sony, catalog number 25 8P-5063, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Rosemary Clooney With Love (Japan, EMI, catalog number CP35-3048, released in Japan, sealed in original shrinkwrap, with early gold sticker on front with Japanese text, retail price, and catalog number)
  • Joe Cocker Civilized Man (Japan, Capitol, catalog number CDP 7 46038 2, sealed in original blister pack)
  • John Coltrane Blue Train (Japan, Blue Note, catalog number CP35-3088, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • John Coltrane Quartet Ballads (Japan, MCA/Impulse!, catalog number 32XD-570, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • John Coltrane Coltrane (Japan, MCA/Impulse!, catalog number 32XD-572, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • John Coltrane A Love Supreme (Japan, MCA/Impulse!, catalog number 32XD-595, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • John Coltrane A Love Supreme (Japan, MCA/Impulse!, catalog number 43P2-0011, released in Japan, with obi strip, gold disc, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • John Coltrane Quartet Crescent (Japan, MCA/Impulse!, catalog number 32XD-571, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • John Coltrane The John Coltrane Quartet Plays (Japan, MCA/Impulse!, catalog number 32XD-578, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • John Coltrane Ascension (Japan, MCA/Impulse!, catalog number 32XD-577, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • John Coltrane Transition (Japan, MCA/Impulse!, catalog number 32XD-575, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Chick Corea and Return to Forever Light as a Feather (West Germany, Polydor, catalog number 827 148-2, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Larry Coryell and Emily Remler Together (Japan, Concord, catalog number K32Y 6059/CCD-4289, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Bill Cosby Himself (Japan, Motown, catalog number MCD06026MD, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Cream Fresh Cream (West Germany, RSO, catalog number 827 576-2, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Cream Live Cream (West Germany, RSO, catalog number 827 577-2, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Miles Davis Miles Davis Volume 1 (Japan, Blue Note, catalog number CP32-5221, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Miles Davis Miles Davis Volume 2 (Japan, Blue Note, catalog number CP32-5222, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Miles Davis All Stars Walkin’ (Japan, Prestige, catalog number VDJ-1541, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Miles Davis Birth of the Cool (Japan, Capitol, catalog number CP32-5181, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Miles Davis Workin’ With The Miles Davis Quintet (Japan, Prestige, catalog number VDJ-1521, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Miles Davis Someday My Prince Will Come (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 35DP 64, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Miles Davis Steamin’ With The Miles Davis Quintet (Japan, Prestige, catalog number VDJ-1522, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Miles Davis On the Corner (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 32DP 716, sealed in original blister pack, disc is original Japanese release and appears to have been sealed in a blister pack for sale in the U.S.)
  • Derek and the Dominos Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs (West Germany, RSO, catalog number 823 277-2, two-disc set, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Derek and the Dominos Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs (U.S., Polydor, catalog number 823 277-2, two-disc set, sealed in original shrinkwrap, early BMG club issue)
  • Dennis DeYoung Desert Moon (Japan, A&M, catalog number CD 5006, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Marlene Dietrich Marlene Dietrich (Japan, EMI/Odeon, catalog number CP32-9030, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Eric Dolphy Eric Dolphy at the Five Spot Volume 1 (Japan, Prestige, catalog number VDJ-1504, with obi strip, sealed in original blister pack, disc is original Japanese release and appears to have been sealed in a blister pack for sale in the U.S.)
  • The Doobie Brothers The Captain and Me (Japan, Warner Bros., catalog number 20P2-2009, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • George Duke Guardian of the Light (Japan, Epic/Sony, catalog number 35 8P-20, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Duran Duran Rio (Japan, EMI, catalog number CP35-3067, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Duran Duran Rio (West Germany, EMI, catalog number CDP 7 46002 2, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Bob Dylan Bob Dylan (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 25DP 5281, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Sheena Easton A Private Heaven (Japan, EMI, catalog number CP35-5024, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Emerson, Lake & Palmer Pictures at an Exhibition (West Germany, Cotillion (Atlantic), catalog number 19122-2, sealed in original longbox, back of longbox has round silver sticker that says “Disc manufactured in West Germany”)
  • Emerson, Lake & Palmer Brain Salad Surgery (Japan, Atlantic, catalog number 32XD-514, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Country?, MCA, catalog number MCAD-31073, does not indicate country of manufacture, top and bottom flaps are the later type that are glued down)
  • Eurythmics In the Garden (Japan, RCA, catalog number PD 70006, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Eurythmics Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) (Japan, RCA, catalog number PCD14681, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Eurythmics Touch (Japan, RCA, catalog number PCD14917, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Bill Evans Interplay (Japan, Riverside, catalog number VDJ-1546, with obi strip, sealed in original blister pack, disc is original Japanese release and appears to have been sealed in a blister pack for sale in the U.S.)
  • Fame (The Original Soundtrack From The Motion Picture) (U.S., RSO, catalog number 800 034-2, sealed in original blister pack, disc has same label design as West German pressing but says “Made in USA” at 3 o’clock, inserts printed in West Germany)
  • Fleetwood Mac Rumours (West Germany, Warner Bros., catalog number 3010-2, sealed in original longbox, back of longbox has round silver sticker that says “Disc manufactured in West Germany”)
  • Fleetwood Mac Mirage (Japan?/West Germany?, Warner Bros., catalog number 9 23607-2, sealed in original longbox, does not have a round silver sticker on the back indicating the country of manufacture but is the original style longbox with a cut-out window on the front)
  • Dan Fogelberg & Tim Weisberg Twin Sons of Different Mothers (Japan, Epic/Sony, catalog number 32 8P-202, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Dan Fogelberg Greatest Hits (Japan, Epic/Sony, catalog number 32 8P-203, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • The Red Garland Quintet Soul Junction (Japan, Prestige, catalog number VDJ-1523, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Marvin Gaye I Heard it Through the Grapevine/I Want You (Japan, Motown, catalog number R40M-1010, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Marvin Gaye I Heard it Through the Grapevine/I Want You (Japan, Tamla, catalog number TCD08010TD, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Marvin Gaye What’s Going On/Let’s Get It On (U.S., Tamla, catalog number TCD08013TD, sealed in original blister pack, early DADC plant pressing, “Made in USA – Digital Audio Disc Corp.” stamped on clear plastic ring at center of disc, matrix code is “DIDX-649 21A2”)
  • Stan Getz The Greatest of Stan Getz (Japan, Roulette, catalog number RCD 59027, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Gone With The Wind: Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Japan, Polydor, catalog number P33P 20026, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Dexter Gordon Go (Japan, Blue Note, catalog number CJ28-5104, released in Japan with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Dave Grusin Discovered Again (Japan, Sheffield Lab, catalog number CD-5, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Sammy Hagar VOA (West Germany, Geffen, catalog number 9 24043-2, sealed in original longbox, back of longbox has round silver sticker that says “Disc manufactured in West Germany”)
  • Herbie Hancock Maiden Voyage (Japan, Blue Note, catalog number CP35-3071, released in Japan, sealed in original shrinkwrap, with early gold sticker on front with Japanese text, retail price, and catalog number; more info.)
  • Hampton Hawes This is Hampton Hawes, Vol. 2: The Trio (Japan, Contemporary, catalog number VDJ-1559E/VDJ-1559, released in Japan, catalog number is shown on disc as VDJ-1559E and on inserts as VDJ-1559, export distribution sticker on jewel case, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Heart Heart (Japan, Capitol, catalog number CP32-5078, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Jimi Hendrix Hendrix In The West (Japan, Polydor, catalog number P33P 25004, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Jimi Hendrix Kiss the Sky (Japan?/U.S.?, Reprise, catalog number 9 25119-2, sealed in original longbox, does not have a round silver sticker on the back indicating the country of manufacture but is the original style longbox with a cut-out window on the front)
  • Buddy Holly From The Original Master Tapes (Japan?/U.S.?, MCA, catalog number MCAD-5540, sealed in original longbox, does not have a round silver sticker on the back indicating the country of manufacture but is the original style longbox with a cut-out window on the front)
  • Bruce Hornsby and The Range The Way It Is (Japan, RCA, catalog number PCD1-8058, with rare original album cover and unique versions of “Down the Road Tonight” and “The River Runs Low”, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Freddie Hubbard Hub Cap (Japan, Blue Note, catalog number CJ28-5062, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Freddie Hubbard Sweet Return (West Germany, Atlantic, catalog number 7 80108-2, sealed in original longbox, back of longbox has round silver sticker that says “Disc manufactured in West Germany”)
  • Joe Jackson Body and Soul (Japan, A&M, catalog number CD 5000, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Michael Jackson Got To Be There/Ben (U.S., Motown, catalog number MCD08000MD, sealed in original blister pack, early U.S. DADC plant pressing, “Made in USA – Digital Audio Disc Corp.” stamped on clear plastic ring at center of disc, matrix code is “DIDX 571 31A4”)
  • Al Jarreau High Crime (Japan, WEA, catalog number 32XD-104, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Jefferson Starship Red Octopus (Japan, Grunt (RCA), catalog number PCD10999, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Billy Joel Piano Man (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 35DP 109, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Billy Joel 52nd Street (Japan, CBS, catalog number CK 35609, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Billy Joel Glass Houses (Japan, CBS, catalog number CK 36384, sealed in original blister pack, “DIDP-50018” beneath catalog number on disc)
  • Billy Joel The Nylon Curtain (Japan, CBS, catalog number CK 38200, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Elton John Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (Japan, MCA, catalog number MCAD2-6894, two-disc set, sealed in original longbox, first U.S. issue with album artwork on the front and back of the longbox (not pink), original style longbox with a cut-out window on the front)
  • Elton John Leather Jackets (Japan, Geffen, catalog number 9 24114-2, sealed in original longbox, back of longbox has round silver sticker that says “Disc manufactured in Japan”)
  • Rickie Lee Jones The Magazine (West Germany, Warner Bros., catalog number 9 25117-2, sealed in original longbox, back of longbox has round silver sticker that says “Disc manufactured in West Germany”)
  • The Kinks State of Confusion (Japan, Arista, catalog number ARCD 8018, sealed in original blister pack)
  • The Kinks State of Confusion (West Germany, Arista, catalog number ARCD 8018, sealed in original blister pack, disc is original European release and appears to have been imported to the U.S.)
  • Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (Japan, Atlantic, catalog number 20P2-2024, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin III (Japan, Atlantic, catalog number 32XD-566, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Led Zeppelin Houses of the Holy (Japan, Atlantic, catalog number 20P2-2027, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Led Zeppelin Houses of the Holy (Japan, Atlantic, catalog number 19130-2, sealed in original longbox, back of longbox has round silver sticker that says “Disc manufactured in Japan”, top and bottom flaps are the original type that tuck in)
  • Led Zeppelin Houses of the Holy (Japan, Atlantic, catalog number 19130-2, sealed in original longbox, back of longbox has round silver sticker that says “Disc manufactured in Japan”, top and bottom flaps are the later type that are glued down)
  • Led Zeppelin Houses of the Holy (West Germany, Atlantic, catalog number 19130-2, sealed in original longbox, back of longbox has round silver sticker that says “Disc manufactured in West Germany”)
  • John Lennon Imagine (Japan, EMI, catalog number CP32-5451, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • John Lennon & Yoko Ono Double Fantasy (West Germany, Geffen, catalog number 2001-2, sealed in original longbox, back of longbox has round silver sticker that says “Disc manufactured in West Germany”)
  • Lincoln Mayorga/The Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra (Dmitri Kitayenko, Conductor) Rhapsody in Russia: Gershwin in Moscow (U.S., Sheffield Lab, catalog number CD-28, sealed in original shrinkwrap, promotional copy for Consumer Electronics Show (CES), promotional card in front of jewel case in place of booklet)
  • Paul McCartney and Wings Band on the Run (Japan, EMI/Odeon, catalog number CP32-5038, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Paul McCartney and Wings Venus and Mars (Japan, EMI/Odeon, catalog number CP32-5087, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Paul McCartney and Wings Wings Over America (Japan, EMI/Odeon, catalog number CP28-5456-57, two-disc set, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Paul McCartney Tug of War (Japan, Columbia, catalog number CK 37462, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Paul McCartney Pipes of Peace (Japan, Columbia, catalog number CK 39149, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Memories of Japan Grand Prix (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 38DH 65, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Sergio Mendes & Brasil ’66 Equinox (Japan, A&M, catalog number D32Y3552, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Metallica Ride the Lightning (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 25DP 5340, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Metallica Master of Puppets (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 25DP 5234, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Joni Mitchell Wild Things Run Fast (Japan, Geffen, catalog number 35DP 51, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Hank Mobley Soul Station (Japan, Blue Note, catalog number CJ28-5097, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap, promotional copy, Japanese promotional sticker on back insert)
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet Django (Japan, Prestige, catalog number VDJ-1515, with obi strip, sealed in original blister pack, disc is original Japanese release and appears to have been sealed in a blister pack for sale in the U.S.)
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet Echoes (Japan, Pablo, catalog number 3112-41, released in Japan, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Thelonious Monk Brilliant Corners (Japan, Riverside, catalog number VDJ-1526, with obi strip, sealed in original blister pack, disc is original Japanese release and appears to have been sealed in a blister pack for sale in the U.S.)
  • Wes Montgomery Movin’ Wes (West Germany, Verve, catalog number 810 045-2, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Van Morrison T. B. Sheets (Japan, Bellaphon, catalog number 288-07-001, released in Europe, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Van Morrison No Guru, No Method, No Teacher (West Germany, Mercury, catalog number 830 077-2, sealed in original blister pack)
  • W. A. Mozart (New York Philharmonic; Leonard Bernstein, Conductor) Symphony No. 39/Symphony No. 40 (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 32DP 399, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Nazareth Hair of the Dog (Japan, A&M, catalog number CD-3225, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Olivia Newton-John Olivia’s Greatest Hits Vol. 2 (Japan, MCA, catalog number MCAD-5347, sealed in original longbox)
  • Benjamin Orr The Lace (Japan, Elektra, catalog number 9 60460-2, sealed in original longbox, back of longbox has round silver sticker that says “Disc manufactured in Japan”)
  • The Outlaws Greatest Hits of The Outlaws: High Tides Forever (West Germany, Arista, catalog number ARCD-8319, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Art Pepper Gettin’ Together! (Japan, Contemporary, catalog number VDJ-1579, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Art Pepper Winter Moon (Japan, Galaxy, catalog number FCD-615-5140, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Art Pepper Goin’ Home (Japan, Galaxy, catalog number VDP-9, with obi strip, sealed in original blister pack, disc is original Japanese release and appears to have been sealed in a blister pack for sale in the U.S.)
  • The Philadelphia Orchestra (Eugene Ormandy, Conductor) Berlioz: Symphony Fantastique/Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3 & Dance Macabre (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 52DC 363-4, two-disc set, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap, white CBS/Sony sticker on the front reads “THIS PARTICULAR SELECTION IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR COMMERCIAL EXPORTATION DUE TO COVER ARTWORK RESTRICTION LIMITED TO JAPAN ONLY.”)
  • Pink Floyd Dark Side of the Moon (Japan, EMI, catalog number CP35-3017, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Pink Floyd Dark Side of the Moon (Japan, Harvest, catalog number CDP 7 46001 2, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Pink Floyd Animals (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 32DP 360, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • The Police Synchronicity (Japan, A&M, catalog number CD-3735, sealed in original blister pack, Matsushita plant pressing)
  • Elvis Presley Elvis The Legend (West Germany, RCA, catalog number PD89000, three-disc set, released in Europe, gold inserts and gold slipcase, with certificate showing set is number 0456 of 5,000, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Elvis Presley Elvis The Legend (West Germany, RCA, catalog number PD89000, three-disc set, released in Europe, silver inserts and silver slipcase, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Elvis Presley Elvis’ Golden Records (Japan, RCA, catalog number RPCD-1004, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Elvis Presley We Love Elvis (Japan, RCA, catalog number R30P-1003-5, three-disc set, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Pretenders Pretenders II (Japan, WEA, catalog number 32XD-784, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Prince & The Revolution Music From the Motion Picture Purple Rain (Japan?/West Germany?, Warner Bros., catalog number 9 25110-2, sealed in original longbox, original style longbox with a cut-out window on the front, does not have a round silver sticker on the back indicating the country of manufacture)
  • Prince & The Revolution Around the World in a Day (Japan?/West Germany?, Warner Bros., catalog number 9 25286-2, sealed in original longbox, first longbox ever released)
  • Lou Reed Mistrial (Japan, RCA, catalog number PCD1-7190, sealed in original longbox)
  • Restless Heart Wheels (Japan, RCA, catalog number 5648-2-R, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Lionel Richie Lionel Richie (Japan, Motown, catalog number MCD06007MD, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Lionel Richie Can’t Slow Down (U.S., Motown, catalog number MCD06059MD, sealed in original blister pack, early DADC plant pressing, “Made in USA – Digital Audio Disc Corp.” stamped on clear plastic ring at center of disc, matrix code is “DIDX 14 111A7″)
  • Lee Ritenour On The Line (Japan, JVC, catalog number VDP-6, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Kenny Rogers and The First Edition 15 Greatest Hits (Japan, MCA, catalog number MCAD-5895, sealed in original longbox, back of longbox has round clear sticker that says “DISCS MANUFACTURED IN JAPAN”)
  • The Rolling Stones Undercover (Japan, Rolling Stones Records (EMI), catalog number CDP 7 46024 2, released in Europe, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Sonny Rollins Saxophone Colossus (Japan, Prestige, catalog number VDJ-1501, released in Japan, with OBI strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Sonny Rollins Tenor Madness (Japan, Prestige, catalog number VDJ-1514, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Sonny Rollins A Night at The Village Vanguard Volume 2 (Japan, Blue Note, catalog number CP32-5225, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Sonny Rollins Freedom Suite (Japan, Riverside, catalog number VDJ-1520E/VDJ-1520, released in Japan, catalog number is shown on disc as VDJ-1520E and on inserts as VDJ-1520, export distribution sticker on jewel case, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Diana Ross & The Supremes Where Did Our Love Go/I Hear a Symphony (Japan, Motown, catalog number MCD08005MD, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Diana Ross Ross (Japan, Capitol, catalog number CP35-3068, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Diana Ross Eaten Alive (Japan, RCA, catalog number PCD1-5422, sealed in original longbox)
  • Diana Ross Lady Sings The Blues (Japan, Motown, catalog number MCD06133MD, sealed in original blister pack)
  • David Sanborn Straight to the Heart (Japan, Warner Bros., 9 25150-2, sealed in orignal longbox, back of longbox has round silver sticker that says “Disc manufactured in Japan”)
  • Santana Abraxas (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 35DP 58, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Boz Scaggs Silk Degrees (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 35DP 20, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Boz Scaggs Silk Degrees (Japan, CBS, catalog number CK 33920, sealed in original blister pack)
  • András Schiff Schiff Plays Schumann (Japan, Denon, catalog number 32C37-7573, sealed in original blister pack, disc is original Japanese release and appears to have been sealed in a blister pack for sale in the U.S.)
  • Scorpions Best of Scorpions (Japan, RCA, catalog number PCD1-3516, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Tommy Shaw Girls With Guns (Japan, A&M, catalog number CD 5020, sealed in original blister pack)
  • The Singers Unlimited A Capella (West Germany, MPS, catalog number 815 671-2, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Split Enz True Colours (Japan, A&M, catalog number CD-4822, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Split Enz Conflicting Emotions (Japan, A&M, catalog number CD 4963, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Bruce Springsteen Greetings From Asbury Park, N.J. (Japan, Columbia, catalog number CK 31903, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Bruce Springsteen The Wild, The Innocent and The E Street Shuffle (Japan, Columbia, catalog number CK 32432, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Bruce Springsteen Born to Run (Japan, CBS, catalog number CK 33795, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Bruce Springsteen Born to Run (Japan, CBS, catalog number CDCBS 80959, released in Europe, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Bruce Springsteen Darkness on the Edge of Town (Japan, Columbia, catalog number CK 35318, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Bruce Springsteen The River (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 50DP 355-6, two-disc set, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Bruce Springsteen The River (U.S.?, Columbia, catalog number C2K 36854, two-disc set, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Bruce Springsteen Nebraska (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 32DP 357, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Bruce Springsteen Nebraska (Japan, Columbia, catalog number CK 38358, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Bruce Springsteen Born in The U.S.A. (U.S., Columbia, catalog number CK 38653, sealed in original blister pack, early DADC plant pressing, “Made in USA – Digital Audio Disc Corp.” stamped on clear plastic ring at center of disc, matrix code is “DIDP-20095 21A7”)
  • Spyro Gyra City Kids (Japan, MCA, catalog number 32XD-421, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Steely Dan Countdown to Ecstasy (Japan?, MCA, catalog number MCAD-37041, sealed in original longbox, longbox does not indicate country of manufacture, top and bottom flaps are the original type that tuck in)
  • Steely Dan Pretzel Logic (Japan?, MCA, catalog number MCAD-37042, sealed in original longbox, longbox does not indicate country of manufacture, top and bottom flaps are the original type that tuck in)
  • Cat Stevens Tea for the Tillerman (Japan, A&M, catalog number CD-4280, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Cat Stevens Catch Bull at Four (Japan, A&M, catalog number CD 4365, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Cat Stevens Buddha and the Chocolate Box (Japan, A&M, catalog number CD 3623, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Al Stewart Year Of The Cat (Japan, Arista, catalog number ARCD 8229, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Rod Stewart Greatest Hits (Japan, Warner Bros., catalog number 32XD-349, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Stephen Stills Right By You (West Germany, Atlantic, catalog number 7 80177-2, sealed in original longbox, back of longbox has round silver sticker that says “Disc manufactured in West Germany”)
  • Richard Strauss (New York Philharmonic; Zubin Mehta, Conductor) Also Sprach Zarathustra (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 38DC 10, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Donna Summer On the Radio: Greatest Hits Volumes I & II (West Germany, Casablanca, catalog number 822 558-2, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Donna Summer Cats Without Claws (West Germany, Geffen, catalog number 9 24040-2, sealed in original longbox)
  • James Taylor JT (Japan, CBS, catalog number CK 34811, sealed in original blister pack)
  • P. I. Tchaikovsky (The Cleveland Orchestra; Lorin Maazel, Conductor) Symphony No. 5 in E Minor, Op. 64 (Japan, CBS Masterworks, catalog number CD 36700, released in Europe, sealed in original shrinkwrap, jewel case has smooth top and bottom edges and has “Patent pending” embossed on the back)
  • P. I. Tchaikovsky (New York Philharmonic; Leonard Bernstein, Conductor) Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op. 74, “Pathetique” (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 30DC 355, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Tears for Fears The Hurting (West Germany, Mercury, catalog number 811 039-2, sealed in original blister pack)
  • The Three Sounds Bottoms Up! (Japan, Blue Note, catalog number CJ28-5077, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap, promotional copy, Japanese promotional sticker on back insert)
  • Traffic John Barleycorn Must Die (Japan, Island, catalog number 7 90058-2, sealed in original longbox, back of longbox has round silver sticker that says “Disc manufactured in Japan”)
  • UB40 Geffrey Morgan (Japan, Virgin, catalog number VJD-28224, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • UB40 Baggariddim (Japan, Virgin, catalog number VJD-28226, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Van Halen Van Halen (Japan, Warner Bros., catalog number 20P2-2617, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Various Bonsho: Japanese Temple Bells 8-17th Century (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 32DG 36, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Various Denon Digital Audio Check CD (26-track commercial sampler, Japan, Denon, catalog number 33C39-7441, released in Japan, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Various Hear The Light On Philips (12-track commercial sampler, West Germany, Philips, catalog number 412 712-2, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Various The Relix Sampler (12-track commercial sampler, U.S., Relix Records, catalog number RRCD 2015, sealed in original blister pack, sticker on blister pack proclaims “The Worlds First Picture CD!”)
  • Various Romance and Souvenir (Japan, Denon, catalog number 38C37-7149, sealed in original blister pack, disc is original Japanese release and appears to have been sealed in a blister pack for sale in the U.S.)
  • Various Three Times a Lady: Great Motown Love Songs (9-track commercial sampler, U.S., Motown, catalog number MCD09082MD, sealed in original blister pack, early U.S. JVC plant pressing)
  • Stevie Ray Vaughan Couldn’t Stand the Weather (Japan, Epic, catalog number EK 39304, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Heitor Villa Lobos and The Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra Villa Lobos Conducts Villa Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras No. 7/Chôros No. 6 (Japan, Varese Sarabande, catalog number VCD47257, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Jennifer Warnes Famous Blue Raincoat (West Germany, Cypress, catalog number 661 111-2, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Grover Washington, Jr. Paradise (West Germany, Elektra, catalog number 6E-182-2, sealed in original longbox, back of longbox has round silver sticker that says “Disc manufactured in West Germany”)
  • Sadao Watanabe Maisha (Japan, Elektra, catalog number 32XD-4, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Weather Report Domino Theory (Japan, CBS/Sony, catalog number 35DP 140, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • The Who Who’s Missing (Japan, MCA, catalog number MCAD-31221, sealed in original longbox)
  • Joe Williams A Man Ain’t Supposed To Cry (U.S., Roulette, catalog number RCD 59023, sealed in original blister pack, disc has “MADE BY DISCOVERY SYSTEMS – AN AMERICAN COMPANY” stamped on mirror band)
  • Peter Wolf Lights Out (Japan, EMI, catalog number CDP 7 46046 2, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Peter Wolf Lights Out (U.S., EMI, catalog number CDP 7 46046 2, sealed in original longbox)
  • Stevie Wonder Signed, Sealed & Delivered (Japan, Motown, catalog number MCD09029MD, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Stevie Wonder For Once in My Life/Up-Tight (Japan, Motown, catalog number R40M-1009, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Stevie Wonder Down to Earth/I Was Made to Love Her (Japan, Motown, catalog number R32M-2001, released in Japan with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Stevie Wonder Down to Earth (Japan, Tamla, catalog number R28M-1134, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)
  • Stevie Wonder Talking Book (Japan, Tamla, catalog number TCD06151TD, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Stevie Wonder Talking Book (U.S., Tamla, catalog number MCD09051TD, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Stevie Wonder Innervisions (Japan, Tamla, catalog number TCD06152TD, sealed in original blister pack)
  • Yes Fragile (West Germany, Atlantic, catalog number SD 19132-2, sealed in original longbox, back of longbox has round silver sticker that says “Disc manufactured in West Germany”)
  • Neil Young with Crazy Horse Everybody Knows This is Nowhere (Japan, Reprise, catalog number 20P2-2102, released in Japan, with obi strip, sealed in original shrinkwrap)