MCPS Ltd.

MCPS Ltd.

Profile:
UK Rights Society (licensing company) Legally incorporated 7th July 1924 as Mechanical Copyright Protection Society Ltd.
Also appears as - as MCPS Publishing, MCPS Publishing Ltd., M.C.P.S. Ltd. or simply MCPS and m.c.p.s.

Principal activities - licensing of mechanical copyrights and collection and distribution of associated royalties.

The roots of the company (society) were established in 1910 as the Mechanical Copyright Licenses Co. Ltd. (Mecolico) by several London based music publishers, in 1924 Mecolico is merged with a similar organisation Copyright protection Society Ltd. to form Mechanical Copyright Protection Society Ltd. ( M.C.P.S. Ltd. / MCPS Ltd.).

As of 1976 the company was representing 5000 members (35% composers, songwriters, and 65% music publishers) and 1.5 million titles, with a turnover of £7.2m. In May 1976 the company became a wholly owned subsidiary of the Music Publishers Association Ltd. (MPA)

Affiliated with - Performing Rights Society Ltd. (PRS) and PRS For Music Ltd. - (formerly known as MCPS-PRS Alliance Ltd.)
Contact Info:
Registered office address:
Mechanical Copyright Protection Society Ltd.
2 Pancras Square,
London,
N1C 4AG

(obsolete)
6Th Floor British Music House,
26 Berners Street,
London,
W1T 3LR

(obsolete)
Elgar House,
41 Streatham High Rd,
London,
SW16 1ER

(obsolete)
380 Streatham High Rd,
London,
SW16 6HR
Sites:
[l310982]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
1 C 006-64 626 Queen & David Bowie Queen & David Bowie - Under Pressure(7", Single, Yel) EMI, EMI Electrola 1 C 006-64 626 Germany 1981 Sell This Version
0002 Various Country Legends 1(CD, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 0002 Belgium 1997 Sell This Version
2PAZZ 014 Various Jamaica Ska Core Volume Two(2xCD, Comp + Box) Pazzazz 2PAZZ 014 Germany 2004 Sell This Version
2X 9014-1 Various Disco ...At Its Best Volume 1(CD, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 2X 9014-1 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
2X - 9014-2 Various Disco ...At Its Best Volume 2(CD, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 2X - 9014-2 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
3 CD 00317 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Don Giovanni(3xCD, Album, Mono) Myto Historical Line 3 CD 00317 Europe 2012 Sell This Version
3PMW003 Various The Jazz Selection(3xCD, Comp) MCPS Ltd., MCPS Ltd., MCPS Ltd., MCPS Ltd. 3PMW003 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
3PSD011A Various Hits Of The 70's Volume One(CD, Comp) Not On Label 3PSD011A Unknown Sell This Version
3PSD011C Various Hits Of The 70's Volume Three(CD, Comp) Not On Label 3PSD011C Unknown Sell This Version
10 C 064-046.355 Herman Rarebell Nip In The Bud(LP, Album) Harvest 10 C 064-046.355 Spain 1981 Sell This Version
12EMI 5168 Duran Duran Careless Memories (Single) 12EMI 5168 UK 1981 Sell This Version
12EMI 5413 Kraftwerk Tour De France(12", Yel) EMI, EMI 12EMI 5413 UK 1983 Sell This Version
12PR 003 Loose Headz Like This (Waiting To Express)(12") Prolifica 12PR 003 UK 2002 Sell This Version
12 UTA 10 Captain Sensible / Johan Asherton / The Tigersharks Captain Sensible / Johan Asherton / The Tigersharks - Savage Amusement E.P.(12", EP) Barracuda Blue 12 UTA 10 UK 1988 Sell This Version
33JAZZ119 Trevor Warren Disassembler(CD, Album) 33 Records 33JAZZ119 UK 2005 Sell This Version
33JSX 1669 The Animals The Animals(LP, Album, Mono) Columbia 33JSX 1669 South Africa 1964 Sell This Version
33WM105 The Last Dance Orchestra Lost For Words(CD, Album) 33 Records 33WM105 UK 1997 Sell This Version
45-HLL 9045 Paul Evans Midnite Special / Since I Met You Baby(7") London Records, London American Recordings 45-HLL 9045 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45-HL-U 8252 Slim Whitman I'm A Fool / My Heart Is Broken In Three(7", Single) London Records 45-HL-U 8252 UK 1956 Sell This Version
45-HL-U-8379 Roger Williams (2) Anastasia / A Serenade For Joy(7", Single) London Records 45-HL-U-8379 UK 1956 Sell This Version
235A Luciano Pavarotti La Donna EMobile(2xCD, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 235A Netherlands 2004 Sell This Version
293W, 293B Various Mastermix Issue 293(2xCD, Comp, Mixed, P/Mixed) Music Factory 293W, 293B UK 2010 Sell This Version
0446-2 Dropkick Murphys Blackout(CD, Album, Dig) Hellcat Records 0446-2 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
0820 Yaskim, Second SD Yaskim, Second SD - Meditation - Music For The Mind(2xCD) MCPS Ltd. 0820 Unknown Sell This Version
1007-2 Showaddywaddy The Very Best Of(CD, Album, Comp) MCPS Ltd., Go On Deluxe 1007-2 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
1008 The Rolling Stones 17 Clips(DVD-V, PAL) Not On Label (The Rolling Stones) 1008 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
1130 Charles Aznavour Portrait - Je Veux Te Dire Adieu(CD, Comp) FonoTeam 1130 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
#1369 Max Romeo & Jah Batta Max Romeo & Jah Batta - If I Didn't Love You(12") Romax Posse Records #1369 US Unknown Sell This Version
2008 Martin Holländer*, Cl'Emont La Tour & Julio Corazon Y Su Orchestra Martin Holländer*, Cl'Emont La Tour & Julio Corazon Y Su Orchestra - Akkordeon und Mundharmonika Hits(CD, Album) MCPS Ltd. 2008 Europe 2010 Sell This Version
2270 Astor Piazzolla The Album(2xCD, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 2270 Switzerland 1994 Sell This Version
2313 Beatrix Potter The Tale of Jemima Puddleduck(7", EP, Mono, Club, RE) Children's Record Guild Of Australia, World Record Club 2313 Australia 1968 Sell This Version
3076 Whitney Houston I Wanna Dance With Somebody(Blu-ray, Unofficial) MCPS Ltd. 3076 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
3078 The Rolling Stones 17 Clips (Comp) 3078 Europe 2012 Sell This Version
3091 Barry White The Man And His Music(Blu-ray) MCPS Ltd. 3091 2012 Sell This Version
3164 Various Laughter Unlimited Volume Two(LP, Comp, Mono, Club) World Record Club 3164 Australia 1972 Sell This Version
5501 Chicago (2) Old Days(DVD, Album, NTSC) MCPS Ltd. 5501 Germany 2000 Sell This Version
5519 AC/DC In Concert(DVD-V, Comp, Unofficial) MCPS Ltd. 5519 Germany 2011 Sell This Version
5521 Crosby, Stills & Nash Déjà Vu(DVD) MCPS Ltd. 5521 Unknown Sell This Version
6154 Gloria Gaynor I Will Survive(CD, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 6154 Unknown Sell This Version
6179 Various African Moods(2xCD) MCPS Ltd. 6179 Unknown Sell This Version
7040 Commodores No Tricks(CD, Album) Planet Song 7040 UK 2001 Sell This Version
7778 Jorge Castro (3) Emotions(CD, Album) MCPS Ltd., Foreign Media Music 7778 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
08067L Various 8 Great Tracks From News Hairdesign(Cass, Comp) Stiletto (4), Stiletto (4), Schwarzkopf 08067L UK 1989 Sell This Version
8505 Elvis Presley Most Famous Hits(DVD-V, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 8505 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
8593 Nat King Cole The Legend Lives On(DVD) MCPS Ltd. 8593 Germany 2005 Sell This Version
8617 James Taylor (2) You've Got A Friend(DVD-V, Unofficial, PAL) Planet Song 8617 Italy 2005 Sell This Version
8830 The Jackson Five** Under The Boardwalk(Cass, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 8830 South Africa Unknown Sell This Version
9380 Visitors Independance Day(12", Maxi) Javelin 9380 France 1996 Sell This Version
12018-2 Various Christmas With The Stars - Volume 3 - "That Christmas Feeling"(CD, Comp) Jingle (2) 12018-2 Europe 1997 Sell This Version
20-091 Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis, Fats Navarro, Kenny Dorham Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis, Fats Navarro, Kenny Dorham - The First Moderns(10", Album) Esquire 20-091 UK Unknown Sell This Version
22227-2 Gamma Ray Land Of The Free(CD, Album) Century Media Records Ltda. 22227-2 Brazil 2007 Sell This Version
22391-2 Iron Savior Battering Ram(CD, Album) Century Media Records 22391-2 Brazil 2004 Sell This Version
22 544 Various Let's Dance With The Lovely 60's(CD, Comp) It's Music 22 544 Germany 1994 Sell This Version
26641 Jimmy Smith A New Sound, A New Star(CD, Comp) Delta Leisure Group Ltd., Xtra (2) 26641 Europe 2010 Sell This Version
30051-1 The Sweet Blockbuster(CD, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 30051-1 Germany 2002 Sell This Version
31689 George Benson Stormy Weather(LP, Comp) CBS, Embassy, CBS, Embassy 31689 UK 1978 Sell This Version
40549 DJ Freddie Fresh* Transcore Version 4.0 - 400 % X-Tatic(Cass, Mixed) Javelin, Automat (3) 40549 France 1995 Sell This Version
40550 DJ Tim Taylor* Transcore Version 4.0 - 400 % X-Tatic(Cass, Mixed) Javelin, Automat (3) 40550 France 1995 Sell This Version
40616 DJ Olive (2) Hard Techno(Cass, Mixed) Javelin Ltd, Automat (3) 40616 France 1996 Sell This Version
40686 Blue Mink Our World / Respects To Mr. Jones (Single) 40686 US 1970 Sell This Version
40720 Michael Redway Good Morning(7") Philips 40720 US 1972 Sell This Version
42-244 Sakkarin Sugar Sugar(7") RCA Victor 42-244 South Africa 1971 Sell This Version
45 003 Tagmemics Chimneys(7") Index 45 003 US 1980 Sell This Version
50 130 Soft Machine Bundles(LP, Album) Atlantic, Atlantic 50 130 France 1975 Sell This Version
50574 The Infinity Project Mystical Experiences(CD, Album) Javelin, Fairway Record, Automat (3) 50574 France 1996 Sell This Version
50616 DJ Olive (2) Hard Techno(CD, Comp, Mixed) Javelin Ltd, Automat (3) 50616 France 1996 Sell This Version
61183-4 Kim Wilde Teases & Dares(Cass, Album, RE) MCA Records 61183-4 Australia Unknown Sell This Version
62544 Tony Bennett If I Ruled The World (Songs For The Jet Set)(LP, Album, Mono) CBS, CBS 62544 UK 1965 Sell This Version
62575 Johnny Cash Ride This Train(LP, Album, RE) CBS, CBS, CBS 62575 UK 1965 Sell This Version
62717 Johnny Cash Everybody Loves A Nut(LP, Album, RE) CBS, CBS 62717 UK & Europe 1966 Sell This Version
62783 The Byrds Fifth Dimension(LP, Album, Mono) CBS, CBS 62783 UK 1966 Sell This Version
63308 Johnny Cash At Folsom Prison(LP, Album) CBS, CBS 63308 UK 1968 Sell This Version
63342 Gary Puckett And The Union Gap* Gary Puckett And The Union Gap Featuring "Young Girl"(LP, Album) CBS, CBS, CBS 63342 UK 1968 Sell This Version
65251 Elvis Presley Most Famous Hits The Album (2×Cd)(CD, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 65251 Germany 2004 Sell This Version
66262 Bessie Smith Any Woman's Blues(2xLP, Comp, Mono, Gat) CBS, CBS 66262 UK Unknown Sell This Version
0067135CLU Triple X Feel The Same(CD, Maxi) Club Tools 0067135CLU Germany 1999 Sell This Version
67201 Johnny Cash Starportrait(2xLP, Comp) CBS 67201 UK 1971 Sell This Version
74386 Luciano Pavarotti Pavraotti 1935-2007 A World Icon(2xCD, Album + 2xDVD-V) MCPS Ltd. 74386 Europe 2007 Sell This Version
7 4451 2 Gráda* Cloudy Day Navigation(CD, Album + DVD) Compass Records 7 4451 2 Ireland 2007 Sell This Version
74632 Frank Sinatra My Way(CD, Comp) Entertain Me Ltd. 74632 Europe 2008 Sell This Version
77.020 Johan Srauss (Sohn)*, Johan Srauss (Vater)* Johan Srauss (Sohn)*, Johan Srauss (Vater)* - Meisterwerke Der Klassik - Johan Strauss(CD, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 77.020 UK 1989 Sell This Version
85462 Julio Iglesias Begin The Beguine(LP, Comp, RE, Red) CBS, CBS 85462 UK Unknown Sell This Version
88468 Al Di Meola Splendido Hotel (Album) 88468 UK 1980 Sell This Version
99501 Die 3 Besoffskis Das Original Die Grossen Erfolge Kult Spass(2xCD, Comp) Planet Song, MCPS Ltd. 99501 Germany 2007 Sell This Version
104 694 Musical Youth Pass The Dutchie (Single) 104 694 France 1982 Sell This Version
106 577 Jocelyn Brown Somebody Else's Guy(7") Island Records, Island Records 106 577 Germany 1984 Sell This Version
107 201 Pat Benatar Ooh Ooh Song(7", Single) Chrysalis 107 201 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
113 479 Wildski* Wonderful World (Single) 113 479 Europe 1990 Sell This Version
172 670-4 James Morrison (2) The Pieces Don't Fit Anymore(CD, Maxi, Ltd) Polydor 172 670-4 Europe 2007 Sell This Version
184 309 Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra* Traces Of Love(LP, Album) Polydor 184 309 UK 1969 Sell This Version
200 565 Bill Haley Original Recordings(CD, Comp) Habana, JBM 200 565 Europe 2005 Sell This Version
200 574 Ella Fitzgerald Original Recordings(CD, Comp) Habana 200 574 UK 2005 Sell This Version
200 577 Fats Domino Original Recordings (CD, Comp) Habana 200 577 Europe 2005 Sell This Version
200 578 Billie Holiday Original Recordings(CD, Comp) Habana 200 578 Italy 2005 Sell This Version
203 015 Ohio Express Chewy, Chewy(LP, Album) Buddah Records 203 015 UK 1969 Sell This Version
204.118 Kevin Coyne Pointing The Finger(LP, Album) Ariola 204.118 Benelux 1981 Sell This Version
0211385EMU New Model Army Devil / Winter(7", Single) Attack Attack, Ear Music 0211385EMU UK & Europe 2016 Sell This Version
231972 (A-D) Various Music Of My Life 1955(4xCD, Comp, Mono, Boo) Documents 231972 (A-D) Germany 2008 Sell This Version
232799 The Rattles Greatest Hits(LP, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 232799 UK Unknown Sell This Version
241138-2 Various Atlantic Soul Classics(CD, Comp) Atlantic 241138-2 Europe 1987 Sell This Version