"Mau-Mau" / "Dirty Robber"

ARTIST: WAILERS, The
SERIAL#: 526
DATE: 1959-06

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FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
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Known Label Designs:
1.) A - B retail disc. Black and white "artist photo" (See Below) on top portion of label. Bottom portion of label yellow with red accent lines. Golden Crest in red. Label name and address arced across bottom edge of label in red.

This disc label featured "first pose" photo of band. This was a cropped version of the group as presented on the front cover of their Golden Crest album The Fabulous Wailers. (CR #3075)

2.) A - B retail disc. Multi - colored, non-photo label background. Black accents, numerals and lettering

3.) A - B retail disc. White label top with Golden Crest and static lines in black. Yellow label bottom.  Similar to #1 design, but without photo.*


REPRODUCTION ALERT
4.) A - B retail disc. There is an "unauthorized" reproduction  of "Mau-Mau" / "Dirty Robber" (label design #1) available through Oldies Unlimited located in Wolverhampton, UK.

The reproduction picture label looks exactly like the original. There are, however, differences with the disc:
a.)  Repro-disc is heavier than the original. It is vinyl, not styrene.
b .) Dead wax runout information is different and etched, not printed. See STAMPER CODE #4 data below.

[HEAR IT HERE]: "Dirty Robber"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-78gZWTr6I4

Album Reissues:
1,) 2002. Unissued "demo" version of "Dirty Robber" released on compilation lp Chicken Session. Side Two Track #4 Norton Records. (NW 911)

A-SIDE MATRIX:
1.) 36594
2.) 36594
3.) 36594
4.) 36594
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
1.) 36594   X  X  M1 (stamped)
2.) 36594   X  M1 (stamped )
3.) Inf. Not Avail.
4.) GC - 36594 - 1 [large "asterisk"]      MA - (etched)
A-SIDE COMPOSER: Dangel - Greek
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: C.F.G. Pub. (BMI)

B-SIDE MATRIX:
1.) 36595
2.) 36595
3.) 36595
4.) 36595
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
1.) 36595 (stamped)
2.) 36595  M1 (stamped)
3.) Inf. Not Avail.
4.) GC - 36595 - 1 [large "asterisk]       MA - (etched)
B-SIDE COMPOSER: Dangel - Morrill - Greek
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: C.F.G. Pub. (BMI)