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Total Entries (of 78rpm labels) [Including draft entries]: 9
|Name of Label||Parlophone|
|Subsidiary label of..?|
|Manufacturing Company||The Parlophone Company Ltd|
|Key Company Personnel||Carl Lindström
|Start of 78rpm Label Production||1923|
|End of 78rpm Label Production|
|Countries of Release||Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom,|
|Label History||The label derived from Germany, one of the Carl Lindstrom …more|
|Pre/Suffixes||F-, ROX- L-, J- E-, A- R-|
|Known Label Genres||Popular dance music, Big band, Swing, Country, Blues, Jazz, Opera, Lieder/Art song, Instrumental, Classical|
|Known Number Series||0001- /
|Additional Info about label||
British Parlophone released a huge number of excellent jazz and blues recordings, all from the Okay label. There was also a USA Parlophone label, which derived from the Okeh company, but it lasted from 1929 to 1931, with about 200 issues.
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