Ronco

Ronco

Profile:
1970s telemarketing label created by Ron Popeil (mastermind behind sold-on-TV products like the Pocket Fisherman and Mr. Microphone) in 1973 that sold budget-priced compilation LPs. Established an UK branch soon after which occasionally issued movie soundtracks and classical compilations.

US parent: Ronco Teleproducts, Inc.
UK branch: Ronco Teleproducts (U.K.) Ltd.
Canadian branch: Ronco Teleproducts (Canada) Ltd.

Closed in 1984 when parent company Ronco Teleproducts, Inc. filed for bankruptcy and was subsequently liquidated by creditors.
Parent Label:
Contact Info:
For the US:
Ronco Teleproducts, Inc. (USA)
Elk Grove Village
IL. 60007
USA

For the UK:
Ronco Teleproducts (U.K.) Ltd.
111 Mortlake Road
Kew
Richmond
Surrey
UK
(addresses are long inactive)

Ronco,
299, Oxford Street,
London,
W1A 4YQ
01 -499 1925
Sites:
[l15604]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
----- Heatwave Best Of(CD, Comp) Ronco ----- UK 1993 Sell This Version
4C/BPR 2008 Various Black Explosion(Cass, Album, Comp) Ronco 4C/BPR 2008 UK 1974 Sell This Version
4C/CDR2011 Various Dance, Sing Or Anything(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/CDR2011 UK 1975 Sell This Version
4C/RTD 2018 Various FortyMania (Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/RTD 2018 UK 1976 Sell This Version
4C/RTD 2029 Various The Stud(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/RTD 2029 UK 1978 Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2012 Various 20 Blazing Bullets(Cass) Ronco 4C/RTL 2012 UK 1975 Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2035 Duane Eddy The Greatest Hits Of Duane Eddy(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/RTL 2035 UK 1979 Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2040 Various Rock'n Roller Disco(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/RTL 2040 UK 1979 Sell This Version
4C RTL 2043 Various Peace In The Valley(Cass, Album, Comp) Ronco 4C RTL 2043 UK 1979 Sell This Version
4C RTL 2045 The London Philharmonic Orchestra The Diamond Symphonies(Cass, Album) Ronco 4C RTL 2045 UK 1980 Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2046 Lena Martell By Request(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/RTL 2046 UK 1980 Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2050 Various Country Legends(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/RTL 2050 UK 1980 Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2055 Merle Haggard The Man, The Music, The Legend(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/RTL 2055 UK Unknown Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2056A Various Disco Nites(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/RTL 2056A UK 1981 Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2056 B Various Disco Daze(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/RTL 2056 B UK 1981 Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2058-A Various Super Hits #1(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/RTL 2058-A UK 1981 Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2058-B Various Super Hits #2(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/RTL 2058-B UK 1981 Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2062 Various Memories Are Made Of This(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/RTL 2062 UK 1981 Sell This Version
4C/RTL/2063 Various Hits Hits Hits (Comp) 4C/RTL/2063 UK 1981 Sell This Version
4C / RTL 2073-B Various Disco U.S.(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C / RTL 2073-B UK 1982 Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2075A Various Music For The Seasons - Spring(Cass) Ronco 4C/RTL 2075A UK 1982 Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2075B Various Music For The Seasons - Summer(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/RTL 2075B UK 1982 Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2075C Various Music For The Seasons - Autumn(Cass) Ronco 4C/RTL 2075C UK 1982 Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2075D Various Music For The Seasons - Winter(Cass) Ronco 4C/RTL 2075D UK 1982 Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2079 Various Overload(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/RTL 2079 UK 1982 Sell This Version
4C-RTL 2081 Various Breakout(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C-RTL 2081 UK 1982 Sell This Version
4C - RTL 2088 - A Various Raiders Of The Pop Charts(2xCass, Comp) Ronco, Ronco 4C - RTL 2088 - A UK 1982 Sell This Version
4C-RTL 2090 A Various Chart Runners Part 1(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C-RTL 2090 A UK 1983 Sell This Version
4C- RTL 2091-B Various Chart Encounters Of The Hit Kind - Part 2(Cass, Comp) Ronco, Ronco 4C- RTL 2091-B UK 1983 Sell This Version
4C-RTL 2093 Various Lovers Only!(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C-RTL 2093 UK Unknown Sell This Version
8T-19762-C Various Star Trackin' '76(8-Trk, Comp) Ronco 8T-19762-C Canada 1976 Sell This Version
8T/RTL 2012 Various 20 Blazing Bullets(8-Trk, Comp) Ronco 8T/RTL 2012 UK 1975 Sell This Version
8T/RTL 2014 Various Star Trackin' '76(8-Trk, Comp) Ronco 8T/RTL 2014 UK 1975 Sell This Version
8X2L 8114 The Beach Boys Super Hits(8-Trk, Comp) Ronco 8X2L 8114 US 1978 Sell This Version
2140 Various Love Rock (Comp) 2140 US 1980 Sell This Version
3000 Various Star Time(LP, Comp) Ronco 3000 US 1979 Sell This Version
3210 Various Sound Express(LP, Comp) Ronco, Ronco 3210 US 1980 Sell This Version
3220 Various 15th Annual Academy Of Country Music Awards(LP, Comp) Ronco 3220 US 1980 Sell This Version
BPR 2008 Various Black Explosion(LP, Album, Comp) Ronco BPR 2008 UK 1974 Sell This Version
CDR2011 Various Dance, Sing Or Anything(LP, Comp, Mono) Ronco CDR2011 UK 1975 Sell This Version
CDRS9017 Des O'Connor Now(CD) Telstar, Ronco CDRS9017 UK 1984 Sell This Version
CDSR008 Elkie Brooks Inspiration(CD) Ronco CDSR008 UK 1993 Sell This Version
CDSR064 Joe Longthorne Especially For You(CD, Album) Ronco CDSR064 UK 1989 Sell This Version
CDSR149 Joe Longthorne Songbook / Especially For You(2xCD, Album) Ronco CDSR149 UK 1997 Sell This Version
CDSR156 Foster & Allen Sing The Country Hits(CD, Album) Ronco CDSR156 UK 2000 Sell This Version
CDSR160 Richard Clayderman From Stage & Screen(CD, Comp) Ronco CDSR160 UK 2001 Sell This Version
CDSR161 Richard Clayderman Melodies Of Love(CD, Comp) Ronco CDSR161 UK 2001 Sell This Version
CDSR162 Richard Clayderman Special Requests(CD, Comp) Ronco CDSR162 UK 2001 Sell This Version
CDSR177 Barbara Dickson Trilogy(3xCD, Comp + Box) Ronco CDSR177 2002 Sell This Version
CDSR9020 The Red Army Ensemble, Moscow Military District* Russian Army Cavalcade(CD, Album, RE) Ronco CDSR9020 UK & Ireland 1998 Sell This Version
CMPI-1015 Shiva (17) :20 Minute Workout™ (The Original Music)(LP, Album) Ronco CMPI-1015 Canada 1983 Sell This Version
CN 1010 Various Disco Greats Volume One(LP, Comp) Ronco, Ronco CN 1010 UK 1979 Sell This Version
CN 1011 Various Disco Greats - Volume Two(LP, Comp) Ronco CN 1011 UK 1979 Sell This Version
CR 1005 Various The Greatest Rock And Roll Hits(4xLP, Comp + Box) Ronco, Ronco, Ronco, Ronco CR 1005 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
C RON 1 Various The Hit Squad Chart-tracking(Cass, Comp) Ronco, Ronco C RON 1 UK 1983 Sell This Version
C RON 2 Various The Hit Squad Nightclubbing(Cass, Comp) Ronco C RON 2 UK 1983 Sell This Version
C RON 4 - A Various Hits Of '83 Vol. 1(Cass, Comp) Ronco C RON 4 - A UK 1983 Sell This Version
C RON 4 - B Various Hits Of '83 Vol. 2(Cass, Comp) Ronco C RON 4 - B UK 1983 Sell This Version
CRON 008 Various Chart Trek Volumes 1 + 2(Cass, Comp) Ronco CRON 008 UK 1983 Sell This Version
C RON 8B Various Chart Trek 2 - To Boldly Pick The Stars Of '84 (Comp) C RON 8B UK 1983 Sell This Version
C RON 9-B Various Sometimes When We Touch (Two)(Cass, Comp) Ronco, Ronco C RON 9-B UK 1983 Sell This Version
C-RON-11 Various Baby Love (32 Rockin' Great Tracks) / Lemon Popsicle 5(2xCass, Comp) Ronco C-RON-11 UK 1984 Sell This Version
CSPS 661 Stereo Various Good Vibrations(LP, Comp) Ronco CSPS 661 Stereo Canada 1973 Sell This Version
CSPS 727 Various A Christmas Present(LP, Album, Comp, Gat) Ronco, Ronco, Columbia Special Products CSPS 727 Canada 1973 Sell This Version
csps 812a various A Christmas Gift(LP) Ronco csps 812a US Unknown Sell This Version
CSPS 1068 Various The Greatest Hits Of Walt Disney(LP) Ronco CSPS 1068 Canada 1976 Sell This Version
CSPS 1267 Various Ronco Presents Disco Gold(LP, Comp) Ronco CSPS 1267 Canada 1978 Sell This Version
EGS/4/5007 Various Vienna Gold (4xLP, Comp + Box) Ronco EGS/4/5007 UK 1980 Sell This Version
HRLP 16 Various Disco Superstars(2xLP, Comp) Ronco, Ronco, K-Tel International (USA), Inc. HRLP 16 US 1984 Sell This Version
HRR 1 Various Million Sellers(3xLP, Comp) Ronco HRR 1 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
HRR-3 Various Star Explosion(3xLP, Comp) Ronco HRR-3 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
ISP-9041B Various That'll Be The Day(2xLP, Comp, Mono) Ronco ISP-9041B Japan 1973 Sell This Version
LP 1001 Various Do It Now: 20 Giant Hits(LP, Comp) Ronco LP 1001 US 1970 Sell This Version
MC/RTD 2041 Tommy Steele Tommy Steele's Family Album(Cass, Comp) Ronco MC/RTD 2041 UK 1979 Sell This Version
MR 2002 Various That'll Be The Day(LP, Comp, Mono) Ronco MR 2002 UK 1973 Sell This Version
MR 2002/3 Various That'll Be The Day (Comp) MR 2002/3 UK 1973 Sell This Version
MR EP001 Various Long Live Rock(7", Maxi) Ronco MR EP001 UK 1973 Sell This Version
MSD 2005 Various Command Performance(LP, Comp) Ronco MSD 2005 UK 1973 Sell This Version
none No Artist They're Off!(2xLP, Mul + Box) Ronco none UK 1975 Sell This Version
none Various That'll Be The Day(8-Trk, Comp) Ronco none UK 1973 Sell This Version
none Various Excerpts From The Film Soundtrack Black Joy(7", Promo) Ronco none UK Unknown Sell This Version
P 11745 Various Ronco Presents Broadway Originals(LP, Comp) Ronco P 11745 US 1973 Sell This Version
P 11772 Various A Christmas Present (Album, Comp) P 11772 US 1973 Sell This Version
P 11773 Various Good Vibrations(LP, Comp) Ronco P 11773 US 1973 Sell This Version
P 12101 Various Get It On! (Album, Comp) P 12101 US 1974 Sell This Version
P-12417 Various Rock Power(LP, Comp) Ronco, Ronco P-12417 US 1974 Sell This Version
P 12430 Various A Christmas Gift(LP, Comp) Ronco P 12430 US 1974 Sell This Version
P-12629 Various Don Kirshner presents Fun Rock(LP, Comp) Ronco P-12629 US 1975 Sell This Version
P 15143 Various Star Time(LP, Comp) Ronco P 15143 US 1979 Sell This Version
P 15287 Various Super-Sonic (Comp) P 15287 US 1979 Sell This Version
P2-13118 Percy Faith Percy Faith's Greatest Hits(2xLP, Comp) Ronco P2-13118 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
PP 2001 Various 20 Star Tracks Vol. 1(LP, Album, Comp, Mono) Ronco, Ronco PP 2001 UK 1972 Sell This Version
QCS 1099 Various Rock Power(LP, Comp) Ronco QCS 1099 Canada 1974 Sell This Version
R8T 1975 Various In Concert(8-Trk, Comp) Ronco R8T 1975 US 1975 Sell This Version
R8T-1976 Various Sound Explosion(8-Trk, Album, Comp) Ronco R8T-1976 US 1976 Sell This Version
R8T-2134 Various Hit Explosion(8-Trk, Comp) Ronco R8T-2134 US Unknown Sell This Version
R1975 Various Ronco Presents In Concert(LP) Ronco R1975 US Unknown Sell This Version
R-1976 Various Sound Explosion(LP, Comp) Ronco R-1976 US 1976 Sell This Version
R 1976-2 Various Star Trackin' '76 (Comp) R 1976-2 US 1976 Sell This Version
R-1976-2 Various Hit Explosion Of The 70's(3xLP, Comp) Ronco, Ronco, Ronco R-1976-2 UK Unknown Sell This Version