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Quadraphonic Discography
ANTHOLOGY/SAMPLER QUAD 8-TRACKS
6-6-2014 VERSION 1.6

   This is a list of Anthology, Sampler, Test, Set Up & Sound Effects
Quadraphonic recordings on 8-track. 
    This is not a complete list. Information about quadraphonic recordings
that are not listed here or corrections to list are greatly appreciated
and encouraged.
   Country of origin is listed for recordings manufactured outside of 
the United States. Catalog numbers apply only to the country of
origin. However, it should not be assumed the recording was
only available in that country.

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         since catalog numbers change w/format
    7. Add a D in front of the tape format code listed above if Dolby
         was used on the tape.
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    1. List compiled & Copyright by: Mark Anderson 2. All listings are Quadraphonic encoded (QS, SQ, CD4, Discrete Tape) 3. All listings are U.S. pressings unless noted otherwise with country code in brackets [ ]. 4. Updates, corrections or changes from previous version are indicated by an asterisk (*). 5. Abbreviations : ( ) EV8- EV Encoded 8-Track Q8 - Quad 8-Track (Discrete 4-channel) D** - Dolby Quad Reel or Dolby Quad 8-Track SQ8 - SQ Encoded 8-Track QS8 - QS Encoded 8-Track
    A AKAI Enoch Light & the Light Brigade/Best of the Movie Themes 1970. Project 3 AK-PRQ8-5046 (Q8) {Includes selections from Project 3 PRQ8-5046 and Balancing Instructions} ALSHIRE INTERNATIONAL Quad Spectrum Sampler, Demonstration Tape. QU DEMO-1 (Q8) {Includes selections from 101 Strings, Bob Jackson & the Strange Ones} ARISTA In Store Play Sampler. GRT-8501-213 (Q8) AUDIO SPECTRUM Quad Spectrum Sampler, No # (Q8) AUDITION PACK * "TEN" Car Stereo 8-Track 4 Channel. QA-6 (Q8)
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    C CADET Twelve By Six the Hard Way, Vol. 1. 7035-60021H [Previously C 7035-60021] (Q8) Twelve By Six the Easy Way, Vol. 2. 7035-60022H [Previously C 7035-60024] (Q8) Twelve By Six the Hard Way, Vol. 3. 7035-60024H (Q8) Twelve By Six the Easy Way, Vol. 4. 7035-60025H (Q8) CAPITOL 4 Channel Sound Demonstration Tape. Q8L-6873 (Q8) Capitol Quad Demonstration Tape. Q8-105 (Q8) Great Songs of Bacharach & David. Q8L-6734 (Q8) Great Songs of The Beatles. Q8L-6735 (Q8) The New Country Pop Favorites. Q8L-6736 (Q8) TELEDYNE PACKARD BELL 4 Channel Sound SQ Encoded Matrix Demonstration Tape Cartridge. Q8LM 6815 (SQ8) TELEDYNE PACKARD BELL Space Age 4 Four Channel Sound System. Q8L-6614 (Q8) COLUMBIA * Firesign Theatre I Think We're All Bozos On This Bus. Columbia CAQ-30737 (Q8) COLUMBIA SPECIAL PRODUCTS Distributed by other company's like Realistic (Radio Shack) & Lafayette "Listening Is Believing" Compliments of Lafayette. Quad 8 Demonstration Cartridge. CQ-10299 (Q8) Motorola 4 Channel Stereo Demonstration. CQ 10929 (Q8) Motorola Quadraphonic Spectacular/The Spectacular Sound of 4-Channel Stereo. CQ-10577 (Q8) Quad Bonanza Vol. 1. 18-SQ-0002 (Q8) Quad Bonanza Vol. 3. 18-SQ-0006 (Q8) Quad Bonanza Vol. 4. 18-SQ-0008 (Q8) The Spectacular Sound of 4-Channel Stereo. CQ-10401 (Q8) {Popular} The Spectacular Sound of 4-Channel Stereo. CQ-10559 (Q8) {Popular, Some different tracks than the listing above, Also available from Electrohome electronic with different cover [Canada]} The Spectacular Sound of 4-Channel Stereo. CQ-10707 (Q8) {Popular, Some different tracks than the listing above} The Spectacular Sound of 4-Channel Stereo. CQ-10708 (Q8) {Popular, Some different tracks than the listing above} The Spectacular Sound of 4-Channel Stereo. CQ-10705 (Q8) {Classical}
    D DOKORDER 8-Track 4 Channel Demonstration Tape. No # (Q8)
    E EMI This Is EMI Quadraphonic Sound. EMI Q8-DT 1 (Q8) [UK] EVOLUTION 4-Channel Music Sampler. L 76502 (Q8) Sylvania 4 Channel Quadraphonic Music Sampler with Narration. Evolution 16504 (Q8)
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    G GRT GRT Quad Sampler. Q7101-101 (Q8) {Also produced for Panasonic with the Same Number}
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    J JVC * 4 Channel Stereo. VQK-1002 (Q8) [Japan] AKAI Surround Stereo. ACT-4D (Q8) [Japan]
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    L LONDON * The Quadraphonic World of Broadway. L-77191 (Q8), LEQ-66001 (Q8) [Canada] * The Quadraphonic World of Phase 4 Stereo. LEQ-66002 (Q8) [Canada]
    M MOBILE FIDELITY Green Board South/Actual Sounds of Southern Railway Steam Engines in Motion. L-8402 [reissued on Sound Bird 7313-4502H then Warner Bros. L9B-2751] (Q8) Last Train to Waterloo/Actual Sounds from the Reader Railroad. L-8403 (Q8) [Reissued on Sound Bird 7313-4503H then Warner Bros. L9B-2757] Sound in Motion. L-8401 (Q8) [Reissued on Sound Bird 7313-4501H then Warner Bros. L9B-2656] MUNTZ Muntz - Q4 Demo. Muntz MQ4-1 (Q8) [Canada]
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    O OVATION Experience Ovation 4-Channel Quadraphonic Sound. Q-8121 (Q8) Montgomery Ward "Airline" Discrete 4-Channel Demonstration. Ovation QMW-003 (Q8) Montgomery Ward "Airline" Discrete 4 Channel Quadraphonic Sampler. Ovation QMW-052 (Q8) Montgomery Ward "Airline" Discrete 4-Channel Sampler. Ovation QMW-053 (Q8) Ovation Quadraphonic Sound. Q8101 (Q8) Ovation Quad Sound Effects/Sounds of the City. Q-8201 [previously L-71501] (Q8) Ovation Quad Sound Effects/Sounds of Railroad Nostalgia. Q-8202 [previously L-71502] (Q8) Ovation Quad Sound Effects/Sounds of Today & Tomorrow. Q-8203 [previously L-71503] (Q8) Ovation Quad Sound Effects/Sounds of the Road. Q-8204 (Q8) Ovation Quad Sound Effects/Sounds of Nature. Q-8205 (Q8) Ovation Quad Sound Effects/Sounds of Amusement. Q-8206 (Q8) Ovation Quad Sound Effects/Sounds of the Sea. Q-8207 (Q8) Zenith Allegro Discrete 4 Channel Quadraphonic Demonstration. Ovation F4051/574 (Q8) Zenith Discrete 4-Channel Demonstration Tape. Ovation 2195-872 (Q8)
    P PICKWICK Pickwick 4-Channel Demonstration Tape. PQ-1001 (Q8) PROJECT 3 AKAI 4 Channel Cartidge, Enoch Light & the Light Brigade. Project 3 AK-PRQ8-5046 (Q8) {Includes selections from Project 3 PRQ8-5046 and Balancing Instructions} Automotive Sound Industries Presents Enoch Light & the Light Brigade. Project 3 PRQ8-806 (Q8) Four Channel Stereo Demonstration. PRJ L 7700 (Q8) {Previously available from RCA as PRQ8-D700} General Electric 4 Channel. Project 3 PRQ8-4000GE (Q8) General Electric 4 Channel. Project 3 PRQ8-5000GE (Q8) Motorola 4-Channel Sound "Quickie" Demo Tape. Project 3 PRQ8-7802 (Q8) Panasonic 4-Channel Demonstration Tape. Project 3 PRQ8-801 (Q8) Project 3/Popular Science Quad Test Record. PRQ8-401 (Q8) Super Solo. PRQ8-6011/12 (Q8) The Great Jazz Album. PRQ8-6009/10 (Q8)
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    R RCA FORD Presents A Kaleidoscope of Contemporary Quadrasonic Sound. DPT1-0140 (Q8) FORD Presents A Kaleidoscope of Contemporary Quadrasonic Sound. DPT1-0197 (Q8) FORD Presents Quadrasonic Sound for Today. DAT1-0307 (Q8) FORD Presents Quadrasonic Sound for Today. [2 Tape] DAT2-0249 (Q8) FORD Presents Quadrasonic Sound for Today. [2 Tape] DAT2-0346 (Q8) FORD Presents Quadrasonic Sound for Today. [2 Tape] DAT2-0396 (Q8) FORD Presents Quadrasonic Sound for the '80's Today. [2 Tape] DAT1-0463 (Q8) Four Channel Stereo Q8/The Sound Around You. PCQ8-1012 (Q8) Four Channel Stereo-Your RCA Dealer presents Hearing Is Believing. PCQ8-1000 (Q8) PRQ8-D700 (Q8) {Also available from PROJECT 3 as PRJ L 7700} I Will See You in Hawaii. PQ8-1959 (Q8) Motorola Spectrum of 4-Channel Sound. PCQ8-1003 (Q8) Motorola Spectrum of 4-Channel Sound. PCQ8-1004 (Q8) * PHILCO Ford Kaleidoscope Of Universal Musical Favorites. PCQ8-1007 (Q8) Rock In 4 Channels. DPT1-0072 (Q8) Special Demonstration Tape for the THOMAS 4-Channel Quadraphonic Spinet Organ. PCQ8-1011 (Q8) The Beautiful Sounds of Quadrasonic. DAT1-0392 (Q8) The Sounds of Stereo Today. PCQ8-1006 (Q8) We've Only Just Begun. APT1-0074 (Q8) REALISTIC (Radio Shack) Big Band Moog. 51-3208 (Q8) Big Band Sounds. 51-3205 (Q8) Q8 4 Channel Demonstration Tape. 51-3201 (Q8) Demonstration Tape. 51-3310 (EV8)
    S SOUNDBIRD American Freedom Train/Actual Sounds of America's Most Famous Steam Locomotive. 7313-4506H (Q8) A Royal Hudson/Actual Sounds of a Canadian Pacific Royal Blue Hudson. 7313-4504H (Q8) Extra 4449 North/A Portrait in Sound of a GS4 Daylight 4-8-4 Southern Pacific. 7313-4507H (Q8) Green Board South/Actual Sounds of Southern Railway Steam Engines in Motion. 7313-4502H [1st Reissue of Mobile Fidelity L-8402 then Warner Bros. L9B-2751] (Q8) Hawaii/Sounds of Love. SB4-4553 (CD4) Last Train to Waterloo/Actual Sounds from the Reader Railroad. 7313-4503H [1st Reissue of Mobile Fidelity L-8403 then Warner Bros. L9B-2757] (Q8) Sound in Motion. 7313-4501H [1st Reissue of Mobile Fidelity L-8401 then Warner Bros. L9B-2656] (Q8) Steel Rails Under Thundering Skies/Steam Locomotives Recorded During Thunder Storms. 7313-4505H (Q8) The Storm and the Sea/Sounds of Love. SB4-4551 [previously Warner Bros. L9B-2788 [previously Warner Bros. L9B-2788] (Q8) SOUND VALUES 1812 Overture & Other Classics. Q-4 (Q8) Blueberry Jam. Q-3 (Q8) Era to Era - Variety in 4 Channel. Q1 (Q8) Eyes Right. Q-6 (Q8) Rhapsody in Quad. Q-5 (Q8) Smiling Faces. Q-2 (Q8)
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    V VANGUARD Quadraphonic Demonstration Album, Program 2. L-71 (Q8) {Quad reel and Quad 8-Track is missing 1 track from the Album version} VEDETTE * Ciak Film Themes. Q8S 3056 (Q8) [Italy]
    W WARNER BROTHERS Green Board South/Actual Sounds of Southern Railway Steam Engines in Motion. L9B-2751 (Q8) [2nd Reissue of Mobile Fidelity L-8402 & Sound Bird 7313-4502H Last Train to Waterloo/Actual Sounds from the Reader Railroad. L9B-2757 (Q8) [2nd Reissue of Mobile Fidelity L-8403 & Sound Bird 7313-4503H] Sound in Motion. L9B-2656 (Q8) [2nd Reissue of Mobile Fidelity L-8401 & Sound Bird 7313-4501H], WSTQ-2656-QF (QR) The Storm and the Sea/Sounds of Love. L9B-2788 (Q8) [Reissued on Sound Bird L9B-2788]
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    List Compiled and Copyright By
    Mark Anderson

    Acknowledgments :
    
    This page would like to thank and acknowledge the fine work
    done by the contributors to "Quad Incorporated." for the contributions
    to this page in layout and additional notations to the listings.
    Larry Clifton - editor, with the assistance of Brian Moura,
    Nick Perugini, Mike Robin and Gary Thilgen.
    These fine folks pioneered the research in quad collecting.
    A majority of the listings come from "Quad Incorporated" and are
    reprinted by permission.
    
    and to the following folks who have passed on information from their
    collections with additions, comments and corrections to this list :
    
    Eero Aro
    Klaus Hoenemann		
    Ron Brain
    Tad Bartel
    Ulrich F. Kaltenpoth
    Allen Wolney
    Michael Klewin
    Johan Strikkers
    JDMACK
    Mark Zalesky
    Christopherlees
    Tom Lukashow
    Lucanu
    KansaiQuad
    Andre Perras (vinylsniffer)
    Paul DiZinno
    Jay Laush
    Nick Perugini
    Quadwreck
    ClarkNovak
    
    

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