Phonogram Ltd.

Phonogram Ltd.

Profile:
UK Phonogram company. Established 1 January 1972, succeeding Philips Records Ltd. Operating under this name from 1 January 1972 to 13 December 1994 (when it became Mercury Records Ltd.), and again from 23 December 1994 to 13 July 2004.

Also known as:
- Phonogram Records L.t.d
- Phonogram Ltd. (London)
- Phonogram (London) Ltd.

Full legal entity name: Phonogram Limited
First UK Company number: 00586873
Incorporated: 8 July 1957 as Record Pressers Ltd.
First name change: 30 April 1959 to Philips Records Limited
Second name change: 1 January 1972 - this page
Third name change: 13 December 1994 to Mercury Records Limited

Second UK Company number: 01975763
Incorporated: 9 January 1986 as 'Handlook Limited'
First name change: 19 September 1989 to 'Polygram Holdings (UK) Limited'
Second name change: 7 October 1991 to 'Peg Doubt Limited'
Third name change: 10 September 1992 to 'Polygram Entertainments Limited'
Fourth name change: 23 December 1994 - this page
Dissolved: 13 July 2004
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Contact Info:
Phonogram Ltd.
50 New Bond Street
London
W1S 1BJ
[1980s]

129 Park Street
London
W1Y 3FA
[1977-1980]

Stanhope House
Stanhope Place
London W2 2HH
[-1977]
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Label

Releases

Status Catalog Number  Image Artist Title ( Format) Label Catalog Number  Country Year Actions
1A2 6547 Various - History Of British Rock Various History Of British Rock(8-Trk, Comp) Sire 1A2 6547 US 1976 Sell This Version
1C 2 LP 186-7 96405 1 Various - Love Letters Various Love Letters(2xLP, Comp) Electrola 1C 2 LP 186-7 96405 1 Germany 1991 Sell This Version
1C 088-26 0514 1 Various - Formel Eins (Frühjahr '85) Various Formel Eins (Frühjahr '85)(LP, Comp) EMI Electrola 1C 088-26 0514 1 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
1C 172-61965/66 Shirley Bassey - 25th Anniversary Album Shirley Bassey 25th Anniversary Album(2xLP, Album, Comp, Gat) United Artists Records 1C 172-61965/66 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
1P 7726 Various - Gold & Platinum Volume Two Various Gold & Platinum Volume Two (Comp) 1P 7726 US 1986 Sell This Version
2CH 50027/2 Sonny Boy Williamson (2) - This Is My Story Sonny Boy Williamson (2) This Is My Story(2xLP, Comp, Gat) Chess 2CH 50027/2 New Zealand 1972 Sell This Version
2LP 6641 335 Black Sabbath - We Sold Our Soul For Rock 'N' Roll Black Sabbath We Sold Our Soul For Rock 'N' Roll(2xLP, Comp) Vertigo 2LP 6641 335 South Africa Unknown Sell This Version
2LP 5661/5662 Status Quo - Live Status Quo Live(2xLP, Album) PGP RTB, Vertigo 2LP 5661/5662 Yugoslavia 1977 Sell This Version
2LP 186 7 98335 1 Various - The Best Of 1980-1990 Vol. IV Various The Best Of 1980-1990 Vol. IV(2xLP, Comp) EMI Electrola 2LP 186 7 98335 1 Germany 1991 Sell This Version
2SBP474244 Mountain - Twin Peaks Mountain Twin Peaks(2xLP, Album) CBS 2SBP474244 New Zealand 1974 Sell This Version
4NBLP 7056 Donna Summer - I Remember Yesterday Donna Summer I Remember Yesterday(Cass, Album, Pap) Casablanca 4NBLP 7056 New Zealand 1977 Sell This Version
4 WAAF-2 Various - Four Weddings And A Funeral Various Four Weddings And A Funeral Songs From & Inspired By The Film (Album, Comp) 4 WAAF-2 France 1994 Sell This Version
7 EU 130 Fadhili William And The Black Shadows (2) - Malaika (My Angel) / Hakuna Mwingine (There No Other) Fadhili William And The Black Shadows (2) Fadhili William And The Black Shadows (2) - Malaika (My Angel) / Hakuna Mwingine (There No Other) (Single) 7 EU 130 Kenya Unknown Sell This Version
7N 45369 Des O'Connor What'll I Do (The Great Gatsby Song)(7", Single) Polydor 7N 45369 New Zealand 1974 Sell This Version
7N 45699 Brotherhood Of Man Angelo(7", Single, Pus) Pye Records 7N 45699 New Zealand 1977 Sell This Version
7PP-57 ソフト・セル* = Soft Cell - 汚れなき愛 = Tainted Love ソフト・セル* = Soft Cell ソフト・セル* = Soft Cell - 汚れなき愛 = Tainted Love (Single) 7PP-57 Japan 1981 Sell This Version
7PP-81 Monsoon - Shakti (The Meaning Of Within) Monsoon Shakti (The Meaning Of Within) (Single) 7PP-81 Japan 1982 Sell This Version
7PP-171 Tears For Fears - Everybody Wants To Rule The World Tears For Fears Everybody Wants To Rule The World(7") Mercury 7PP-171 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
8T-1-6161 10cc - Bloody Tourists 10cc Bloody Tourists(8-Trk, Album) POLYDOR 8T-1-6161 US 1978 Sell This Version
8T-1-6177 Lol Creme & Kevin Godley* - L Lol Creme & Kevin Godley* L(8-Trk, Album) Polydor 8T-1-6177 US 1978 Sell This Version
9 W1-23728 Dire Straits - Love Over Gold Dire Straits Love Over Gold(LP, Album, Club, RP) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records 9 W1-23728 US Unknown Sell This Version
20PP-95 Thin Lizzy - Thunder And Lightning Thin Lizzy Thunder And Lightning(LP, Album, RE) Vertigo 20PP-95 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
23PD-114 10cc - Deceptive Bends 10cc Deceptive Bends (Album) 23PD-114 Japan 1989 Sell This Version
25PP-24 Def Leppard - High 'N' Dry Def Leppard High 'N' Dry (Album) 25PP-24 Japan 1981 Sell This Version
25PP-36 Black Sabbath - Mob Rules Black Sabbath Mob Rules (Album) 25PP-36 Japan 1981 Sell This Version
25PP-45 Soft Cell - Non-Stop Erotic Cabaret Soft Cell Non-Stop Erotic Cabaret (Album) 25PP-45 Japan 1981 Sell This Version
25PP-80 10cc - Windows In The Jungle 10cc Windows In The Jungle(LP, Album) Mercury 25PP-80 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
25PP-83 Thin Lizzy - Thunder And Lightning Thin Lizzy Thunder And Lightning(LP, Album) Vertigo 25PP-83 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
25PP-88 Tears For Fears - The Hurting Tears For Fears The Hurting (Album) 25PP-88 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
25PP-125 Soft Cell - This Last Night In Sodom Soft Cell This Last Night In Sodom(LP, Album, Promo) Vertigo 25PP-125 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
25PP-132 Def Leppard = デフ・レパード* - High 'N' Dry = ハイ&ドライ Def Leppard = デフ・レパード* Def Leppard = デフ・レパード* - High 'N' Dry = ハイ&ドライ (Album) 25PP-132 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
25PP-141 Big Country - Steeltown Big Country Steeltown (Album) 25PP-141 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
28PD-545 Thin Lizzy - Black Rose (A Rock Legend) Thin Lizzy Black Rose (A Rock Legend) (Album) 28PD-545 Japan 1989 Sell This Version
28PD-547 Thin Lizzy - Live And Dangerous Thin Lizzy Live And Dangerous (Album) 28PD-547 Japan 1989 Sell This Version
28PP-31 Scott Walker - Scott Walker Sings Jacques Brel Scott Walker Scott Walker Sings Jacques Brel(LP, Comp) Philips 28PP-31 Japan 1982 Sell This Version
32PD-90 ABC - The Lexicon Of Love ABC The Lexicon Of Love(CD, Album, RE) Mercury, Mercury, Phonogram 32PD-90 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
32PD-315 Swing Out Sister - Another Non-Stop Sister Swing Out Sister Another Non-Stop Sister(CD, Comp) Mercury 32PD-315 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
32PD-450 Zodiac Mindwarp And The Love Reaction - Tattooed Beat Messiah Zodiac Mindwarp And The Love Reaction Tattooed Beat Messiah(CD, Album) Mercury, Mercury 32PD-450 Japan 1988 Sell This Version
38T 77116 Def Leppard - Two Steps Behind Def Leppard Two Steps Behind(Cass, Single) Columbia, Columbia 38T 77116 US 1993 Sell This Version
104 Johnny Cash - Ballads Of The American Indian / Their Thoughts And Feelings / The Battle Of Wounded Knee Johnny Cash Ballads Of The American Indian / Their Thoughts And Feelings / The Battle Of Wounded Knee(LP, Album, RE) Harmony (4) 104 New Zealand 1973 Sell This Version
123 Nana Mouskouri - Spotlight On Nana Mouskouri Nana Mouskouri Spotlight On Nana Mouskouri(2xLP, Comp) Philips 123 New Zealand 1973 Sell This Version
272 Judy Garland A Star Is Born(LP, Album) Harmony (4), Harmony (4) 272 New Zealand 1973 Sell This Version
297 (H 30399) Pete Seeger Children's Concert At Town Hall(LP, Album, RE) Harmony (4) 297 (H 30399) New Zealand Unknown Sell This Version
338 B A Flock Of Seagulls / The Boomtown Rats - B.B.C. Rock Hour #338 A Flock Of Seagulls / The Boomtown Rats A Flock Of Seagulls / The Boomtown Rats - B.B.C. Rock Hour #338(LP, Transcription) London Wavelength 338 B US 1982 Sell This Version
0341 Los Plateros* - Los Plateros Cantan Latino Los Plateros* Los Plateros Cantan Latino(LP) Mercury Records 0341 Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
508 Various - Country And Western Bonanza Various Country And Western Bonanza(2xLP, Comp) Philips 508 New Zealand Unknown Sell This Version
1819 Def Leppard - Miss You In A Heartbeat Def Leppard Miss You In A Heartbeat(CD, Single, Promo, Car) Bludgeon Riffola 1819 France 1993 Sell This Version
1981 Giorgio Moroder - Midnight Express (Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Giorgio Moroder Midnight Express (Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)(LP, Album, RE) Casablanca, Phonogram 1981 UK 1985 Sell This Version
1981 Angela Rippon - Angela Rippon Reads Victoria Plum Stories Angela Rippon Angela Rippon Reads Victoria Plum Stories(LP) Philips 1981 UK 1981 Sell This Version
2163 Van Der Graaf Generator - Still Life Van Der Graaf Generator Still Life(LP, Album) Círculo de Leitores 2163 Portugal 1976 Sell This Version
3207 Black Sabbath - Sabotage Black Sabbath Sabotage(Cass, Album) NEMS 3207 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
3330-2 Dire Straits - Communiqué Dire Straits Communiqué (Album) 3330-2 US 1985 Sell This Version
3480-2 Dire Straits - Making Movies Dire Straits Making Movies (Album) 3480-2 US 1985 Sell This Version
4079 The House Of Love - Beatles And The Stones The House Of Love Beatles And The Stones (Single) 4079 France 1990 Sell This Version
6557-2 Various - Deuce Bigalow Male Gigolo: Original Soundtrack Various Deuce Bigalow Male Gigolo: Original Soundtrack(CD, Comp) Hollywood Records 6557-2 Brazil 1999 Sell This Version
6842 Various - La Légende Des Tubes Volume 30 Various La Légende Des Tubes Volume 30(CD, Comp) PolyGram Collections 6842 France 1998 Sell This Version
ВТА 11003 Elton John - A Single Man Elton John A Single Man (Album) ВТА 11003 Bulgaria 1983 Sell This Version
ВТА 12582 Dire Straits - Money For Nothing Dire Straits Money For Nothing (Comp) ВТА 12582 Bulgaria 1990 Sell This Version
13142 Demis Roussos - Demis Roussos Demis Roussos Demis Roussos(LP, Album) Phonodor 13142 Israel 1978 Sell This Version
13183 Peter Gabriel - Peter Gabriel Peter Gabriel Peter Gabriel(LP, Album) Charisma 13183 Israel 1980 Sell This Version
13 755 4 Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich - Die großen Erfolge einer Supergruppe Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich Die großen Erfolge einer Supergruppe(LP, Comp, Club) Philips 13 755 4 Germany 1987 Sell This Version
22 474-1 Status Quo - Rockin' All Over The World Status Quo Rockin' All Over The World(Cass, Album, Club) Vertigo 22 474-1 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
22 548-2 Status Quo - Whatever You Want Status Quo Whatever You Want(Cass, Album, Club) Vertigo 22 548-2 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
23769-4 Soft Cell - The Art Of Falling Apart Soft Cell The Art Of Falling Apart(Cass, Album) Sire, Some Bizzare 23769-4 US 1983 Sell This Version
23827-4 Mark Knopfler - Local Hero Mark Knopfler Local Hero(Cass, Album, SR) Warner Bros. Records 23827-4 US 1983 Sell This Version
23831-1 Thin Lizzy - Thunder And Lightning Thin Lizzy Thunder And Lightning(LP, Album, Jac) Warner Bros. Records 23831-1 US 1983 Sell This Version
24-193 Uriah Heep - Demons And Wizards Uriah Heep Demons And Wizards(LP, Album, RE, Gat) Bronze 24-193 New Zealand Unknown Sell This Version
25610-1 Mark Knopfler - The Princess Bride Mark Knopfler The Princess Bride(LP, Album) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records 25610-1 US 1987 Sell This Version
27 254-2 Status Quo - Rockin' All Over The World Status Quo Rockin' All Over The World(LP, Album, Clu) Vertigo 27 254-2 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
27 255-9 Genesis - ...And Then There Were Three... Genesis ...And Then There Were Three...(LP, Album, Club) Charisma 27 255-9 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
27 320-1 Dire Straits - Communiqué Dire Straits Communiqué(LP, Album, Club) Vertigo 27 320-1 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
27376 John Illsley - Never Told A Soul John Illsley Never Told A Soul(LP, Album) Vertigo, Vertigo 27376 Argentina 1986 Sell This Version
0-29733 B-Movie - Nowhere Girl B-Movie Nowhere Girl(12") Sire 0-29733 US 1982 Sell This Version
0-29800 Dire Straits - ExtendeDancEPlay Dire Straits ExtendeDancEPlay (EP) 0-29800 US 1983 Sell This Version
30 047 Dire Straits - Communiqué Dire Straits Communiqué(LP, Album, Club) Vertigo, Vertigo 30 047 Austria Unknown Sell This Version
30 047 5 Dire Straits - Communiqué Dire Straits Communiqué(LP, Album, Club) Vertigo 30 047 5 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
30.095 Status Quo - If You Can't Stand The Heat... Status Quo If You Can't Stand The Heat...(LP, Album, Club, Spa) Vertigo 30.095 Austria 1978 Sell This Version
30 121 Thin Lizzy - Black Rose (A Rock Legend) Thin Lizzy Black Rose (A Rock Legend)(LP, Album, Club) Vertigo 30 121 Austria 1979 Sell This Version
30 193 Various - High Speed Disco Various High Speed Disco(LP, Comp, Club) Polystar (3) 30 193 Austria 1979 Sell This Version
30 656 Status Quo - Whatever You Want Status Quo Whatever You Want(LP, Album, Club) Vertigo 30 656 Austria 1979 Sell This Version
31 084 7 Various - High Life (20 Original Top Hits) Various High Life (20 Original Top Hits)(LP, Comp, Club) Polystar (3) 31 084 7 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
31 607 5 10cc - Greatest Hits 1972-1978 10cc Greatest Hits 1972-1978(LP, Comp, Club) Mercury 31 607 5 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
31 951 7 Various - 16 Top Hits - Aktuellste Schlager Aus Den Hitparaden März/April 1981 Various 16 Top Hits - Aktuellste Schlager Aus Den Hitparaden März/April 1981(LP, Comp, Club) Philips 31 951 7 Germany 1981 Sell This Version
32 081-2 Dire Straits - Love Over Gold Dire Straits Love Over Gold(LP, Album, Club) Vertigo 32 081-2 Germany 1982 Sell This Version
32 170 Dire Straits - Making Movies Dire Straits Making Movies(LP, Album, Club) Vertigo, Phonogram 32 170 Austria 1980 Sell This Version
32 310-5 Dire Straits - Brothers In Arms Dire Straits Brothers In Arms(LP, Album, Club) Vertigo 32 310-5 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
33 354 6 Various - HighSpeedDisco (20 Top-Aktuelle Original-Hits) Various HighSpeedDisco (20 Top-Aktuelle Original-Hits)(Cass, Comp, Club) Polystar (3) 33 354 6 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
33 594 3 Dire Straits - Dire Straits Dire Straits Dire Straits(Cass, Album, Club) Vertigo, Bertelsmann Club 33 594 3 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
34 015 8 Status Quo - Rockin' All Over The World Status Quo Rockin' All Over The World(LP, Album, Club) Vertigo 34 015 8 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
36 031 3 Status Quo - Never Too Late Status Quo Never Too Late(Cass, Album, Club) Vertigo 36 031 3 Germany 1981 Sell This Version
36 150 1 Various - High Life - Original Top Hits Various High Life - Original Top Hits(Cass, Comp, Club) Polydor 36 150 1 Germany 1981 Sell This Version
38 126 Dire Straits - Dire Straits Dire Straits Dire Straits(LP, Album, Club) Vertigo 38 126 Austria 1978 Sell This Version
38 126 9 Dire Straits - Dire Straits Dire Straits Dire Straits (Album) 38 126 9 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
38350-3 Dire Straits - The Videos Dire Straits The Videos(VHS, Comp, NTSC) Warner Reprise Video 38350-3 US 1992 Sell This Version
39 690 3 Status Quo - Whatever You Want Status Quo Whatever You Want(Cass, Album, Club) Vertigo 39 690 3 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
041 299-2 Tears For Fears Scenes From The Big Chair(VHS, NTSC) PolyGram Music Video, PolyGram Video, Polygram, Vertigo 041 299-2 Canada 1985 Sell This Version
041 685 2 ·The Mission·* - From Dusk To Dawn ·The Mission·* From Dusk To Dawn(VHS, RE, PAL) 4Front Video, PolyGram Music Video 041 685 2 UK & Europe 1991 Sell This Version
42088 2 Various - Fender 50th Anniversary Guitar Legends Various Fender 50th Anniversary Guitar Legends(CD, Comp) Pointblank, Pointblank, Virgin 42088 2 US 1996 Sell This Version
42 305 3 Various - Formel Eins - Frühjahr '85 Various Formel Eins - Frühjahr '85(LP, Comp, Club) EMI 42 305 3 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
42 712 0 Various - Club Top 13 - 16 Top Hits Januar/Februar '86 Various Club Top 13 - 16 Top Hits Januar/Februar '86(LP, Comp) Club Top 13 42 712 0 Germany 1985 Sell This Version