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The other part of the code that is included on independent labels pressed by RCA, as well as the major label itself, is the code which reads as, -e.g. Once again, the second set of numbers refer to the master tape reference number, but the first part of the FOUR DIGIT CODE tells us the following: In the example TK4M-0987, the "T" denotes a 1966 year of mastering and not always the actual year of release, but it usually is accurate 95% of the time and is a useful rule of thumb.
This will be an on-going project, so all additional information is welcome.GNAK Dachstein Daisy Street Daisy Street Plus Dale of Norway Damir Doma Daniel Hechter Dante6 Dare 2B Darkwood DAY (alle) DAY Birger et Mikkelsen DC COMICS - BATMAN DC COMICS - SUPERMAN DC Shoes Deha Delicatelove Delsey Delusion Denham Denim & Supply Ralph Lauren Derbe Derbystar Derek Lam 10 Crosby Derhy DESIGNERS REMIX Desigual Deus Ex Machina Diadora Dickies Didriksons Diesel Diesel ON DIM Dimensione Danza Dirndlalm Disney (alle) Disney Disney/PIXAR Cars Disney/PIXAR The Good Dinosaur Divine Factory Djinn's DKNY DKNY Intimates DNA Footwear BV DOCKERS Dockers by Gerli Dolomite Donna Carolina Dora Larsen DORIS STREICH Dorothy Perkins (alle) Dorothy Perkins Dorothy Perkins Curve Dorothy Perkins Petite Dorothy Perkins Tall Dorothy Perkins Wide Fit Double Agent Double U Frenk Doucal's DP Maternity Dr. NA-KD NAF NAF Nagano Naketano Name it Nanga Nanushka Napapijri National Standard Native Native Youth Naturino Navy London Needle & Thread Neil Barrett Neon Rose Neosens New Balance New Black New Era New Look (alle) New Look New Look 915 Generation New Look Curves New Look Maternity New Look Petite New Look Tall New Look Wide Fit Newline Next Nicce Nike (alle) Nike Golf Nike Performance Nike SB Nike Sportswear Nike Vision Nina Shoes Nine West Nitro Nixon No Name No.1 Como Noa Noa Noclaim n Oeser Noisy May (alle) Noisy May Noisy May Petite Noisy May Tall Noose & Monkey Noppies Norma Kamali NORR North Sails Northskull Novesta Nowadays Noé & Zoë Nudie Jeans Nuur Nümph O' Neill Oakley Oakwood Oas Oasis Obey Clothing Object Ocra ODLO Office Official Oh My Love ohw? Oliver RED LABEL Sabrina Dehoff SAHA Sail Racing Saint Noir Saint Tropez Salamander Salewa Salomon Sam Edelman Samsøe & Samsøe San Marina Sand Copenhagen Sandqvist sandro Sanetta (alle) Sanetta Sanetta fiftyseven Sanita Sanuk Sara Battaglia Sara' Sassa Sasta Saucony Saxoline Scapa Scarpa Schiesser (alle) Schiesser Schiesser Revival Schmoove Schmuddelwedda Schott Made in USA Schott NYC Schutz Schöffel Scoredraw Scotch & Soda (alle) Scotch & Soda Scotch R' Belle Scotch Shrunk Seafolly Sebago Second Female Second Script Curve Second Script Petite See by Chloé See u Soon Seidensticker Seiko Selected Femme Selected Homme Sense Organics Senso Serapian Serge Pariente Sessun SET Seven Boot Lane Shabbies Amsterdam Shellys London Shepherd Shimano Shine Original Shiwi Shock Absorber Shoe The Bear SHOEPASSION Shoesme Shoo Pom Short Stories Sigerson Morrison Simone Pérèle Sioux Sisley Sister Jane Sixth June Sixtyseven Skagen Skagen Connected Skechers (alle) Skechers Skechers Performance Skechers Sport Skinny Dip Skins Skiny Slacks & Co.Stereo 45 matrix numbers from NY/Hollywood always bore a 'ZTS' prefix; Chicago used 'ZCSV' prior to 1969, and 'ZTSV' thereafter; Nashville's stereo matrix prefix was 'ZSSB.' EP releases bore the following prefix codes: ZTEP = New York/Hollywood; ZTEC = Chicago; ZTEB = Nashville.('E' denoted an EP release.) In addition to the prefix code and job number, there would also be a number/letter combination at the end - the number indicates the tap/mix used, whilst the letter refers to the lacquer used.