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Revised 8/3/14

PHILLY GROOVE
US Labels and Company Sleeves 1967-1976

Labels

No
distributor
Dist. by
Amy-Mala-Bell
Distributed by
Amy-Mala-Bell
Distributed by
Amy-Mala-Bell
NS 1001/1002 - 1967
150 - jan 1968
to
157 - jul 1969
152 - aug 1968
to
161 - dec 1969
157 - jul 1969
to
158 - sep 1969
Philly Groove Records was formed in 1967 by Stan Watson and Sam Bell in Philadelphia, PA. A&R for the label was by Thom Bell. The label had a limited number of artists, the most successful of which were
The Delfonics and First Choice. 
Bell Records
A division of Columbia
Distr... by Bell Records
A division of Columbia
Distr... by Bell Records
A division of Columbia
Bell Records
A division of Columbia
161 - dec 1969
to
163 - aug 1970
161 - dec 1969
to
202 - nov 1974
166 - may 1971
163 - aug 1970
to
200 - jul 1974
Distributed by
Arista Records
PS 203 - feb 1975
to
PS 204 - mar 1975
Label discontinued
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Sleeves
Range
Front
Back
Details
No 1
150 - 1968
to
158 - 1969
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For sleeve details
(different types/colors)
See Bell Records
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 Curved top  Inside glued
No 2
161 - 1969
to
202 - 1974
..
For sleeve details
(different types/colors)
See Bell Records
..
   Curved top  Inside glued
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Contact for corrections
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Thanks to Jim Ronat, Highland, Illinois for scans in this section
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