MCPS Ltd.

MCPS Ltd.

Profile:
Please note MCPS Ltd. is a rights society, NOT a publisher.

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
2PAZZ 014 Jamaica Ska Core Volume Two  album cover Various Jamaica Ska Core Volume Two(2xCD, Comp + Box) Pazzazz 2PAZZ 014 Germany 2004 Sell This Version
2X 9014-1 Disco ...At Its Best Volume 1  album cover Various Disco ...At Its Best Volume 1(CD, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 2X 9014-1 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
2X - 9014-2 Disco ...At Its Best Volume 2  album cover Various Disco ...At Its Best Volume 2(CD, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 2X - 9014-2 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
3 CD 00317 Don Giovanni  album cover Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Don Giovanni(3xCD, Album, Mono) Myto Historical Line 3 CD 00317 Europe 2012 Sell This Version
3PSD011A Hits Of The 70's Volume One  album cover Various Hits Of The 70's Volume One(CD, Comp) Not On Label 3PSD011A Unknown Sell This Version
3PSD011C Hits Of The 70's Volume Three  album cover Various Hits Of The 70's Volume Three(CD, Comp) Not On Label 3PSD011C Unknown Sell This Version
7C 006-06570 2-4-6-8 Motorway  album cover Tom Robinson Band 2-4-6-8 Motorway(7", Single) EMI 7C 006-06570 Scandinavia 1977 Sell This Version
10 C 064-046.355 Nip In The Bud  album cover Herman Rarebell Nip In The Bud(LP, Album) Harvest 10 C 064-046.355 Spain 1981 Sell This Version
12EMI 5168 Careless Memories  album cover Duran Duran Careless Memories (Single) 12EMI 5168 UK 1981 Sell This Version
12EMI 5413 Tour De France  album cover Kraftwerk Tour De France(12", Yel) EMI, EMI 12EMI 5413 UK 1983 Sell This Version
12PR 003 Like This (Waiting To Express)  album cover Loose Headz Featuring Arianne* Loose Headz Featuring Arianne* - Like This (Waiting To Express)(12") Prolifica, Prolifica 12PR 003 UK 2002 Sell This Version
12 UTA 10 Savage Amusement E.P.  album cover 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
33JSX 1669 The Animals  album cover The Animals The Animals (Album) 33JSX 1669 Southern Rhodesia 1964 Sell This Version
33WM105 Lost For Words  album cover The Last Dance Orchestra Lost For Words(CD, Album) 33 Records 33WM105 UK 1997 Sell This Version
45-HLL 9045 Midnite Special / Since I Met You Baby  album cover 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 I'm A Fool / My Heart Is Broken In Three  album cover 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 Anastasia / A Serenade For Joy  album cover 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 Mastermix Issue 293  album cover Various Mastermix Issue 293(2xCD, Comp, Mixed, P/Mixed) Music Factory 293W, 293B UK 2010 Sell This Version
0446-2 Blackout  album cover Dropkick Murphys Blackout(CD, Album, Dig) Hellcat Records 0446-2 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
0820 Meditation - Music For The Mind  album cover Yaskim, Second SD Yaskim, Second SD - Meditation - Music For The Mind(2xCD) MCPS Ltd. 0820 Unknown Sell This Version
1007-2 The Very Best Of  album cover Showaddywaddy The Very Best Of(CD, Album, Comp) MCPS Ltd., Go On Deluxe 1007-2 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
1008 17 Clips  album cover The Rolling Stones 17 Clips(DVD-V, PAL) Not On Label (The Rolling Stones) 1008 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
1016-2 The Very Best Of  album cover Racey The Very Best Of(CD, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 1016-2 Sweden 1998 Sell This Version
1130 Portrait - Je Veux Te Dire Adieu  album cover Charles Aznavour Portrait - Je Veux Te Dire Adieu(CD, Comp) FonoTeam 1130 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
#1369 If I Didn't Love You  album cover Max Romeo & Jah Batta Max Romeo & Jah Batta - If I Didn't Love You(12") Romax Posse Records #1369 US Unknown Sell This Version
1386 Lily Of Laguna / Little Dolly Daydream  album cover G. H. Elliott (The Chocolate-Coloured Coon)* Lily Of Laguna / Little Dolly Daydream(Shellac, 8") Edison Bell Radio 1386 UK 1930 Sell This Version
1501 Greatest Hits  album cover Tom Jones Greatest Hits(DVD-V, Comp, NTSC, All) Planet Song 1501 Germany 2005 Sell This Version
02068-LP Select Soul  album cover James Brown Select Soul(LP) MCPS Ltd. 02068-LP Europe 2017 Sell This Version
02083-VB The Explosive  album cover Ike & Tina Turner The Explosive(LP, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 02083-VB Europe 2018 Sell This Version
02085-VB Is There Something On Your Mind (20 Country Classics)  album cover Willie Nelson Is There Something On Your Mind (20 Country Classics)(LP, Comp, 180) Bellevue Publishing 02085-VB Europe 2018 Sell This Version
02097-vb Jazz For Lovers   album cover Various Jazz For Lovers (LP, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 02097-vb Europe 2018 Sell This Version
2270 The Album  album cover Astor Piazzolla The Album(2xCD, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 2270 Switzerland 1994 Sell This Version
2313 The Tale of Jemima Puddleduck  album cover 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
3078 17 Clips  album cover The Rolling Stones 17 Clips(Blu-ray, Comp) Not On Label (The Rolling Stones) 3078 Europe 2012 Sell This Version
3091 Barry White The Man And His Music(Blu-ray) MCPS Ltd. 3091 2012 Sell This Version
4044 Santa's Rocking Allstars Christmas Forever(CD) MCPS Ltd. 4044 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
4730 When Day Is Done / O Rest In The Lord  album cover Black Dyke Premier Four* When Day Is Done / O Rest In The Lord(Shellac, 10") Edison Bell Winner 4730 UK 1927 Sell This Version
5501 Old Days  album cover Chicago (2) Old Days(DVD, Album, NTSC) MCPS Ltd. 5501 Germany 2000 Sell This Version
5519 In Concert  album cover AC/DC In Concert(DVD-V, Comp, Unofficial) MCPS Ltd. 5519 Germany 2011 Sell This Version
5521 Déjà Vu  album cover Crosby, Stills & Nash Déjà Vu(DVD) MCPS Ltd. 5521 Unknown Sell This Version
05895 Fools Rush In / Down Home  album cover Rick Nelson* Fools Rush In / Down Home(7", Single) Brunswick 05895 Hong Kong 1963 Sell This Version
6154 I Will Survive  album cover Gloria Gaynor I Will Survive(CD, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 6154 Unknown Sell This Version
6179 African Moods  album cover Various African Moods(2xCD) MCPS Ltd. 6179 Unknown Sell This Version
7040 No Tricks  album cover Commodores No Tricks(CD, Album) Planet Song 7040 UK 2001 Sell This Version
7796 The Collection  album cover Johnny Cash The Collection(2xCD, Comp) Joan Records 7796 Netherlands 2003 Sell This Version
7865 The Collection  album cover Frank Sinatra The Collection(CD, Album, Comp) MCPS Ltd., Music Mania 7865 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
08067L 8 Great Tracks From News Hairdesign  album cover Various 8 Great Tracks From News Hairdesign(Cass, Comp) Stiletto (4), Stiletto (4), Schwarzkopf 08067L UK 1989 Sell This Version
8593 The Legend Lives On  album cover Nat King Cole The Legend Lives On(DVD) MCPS Ltd. 8593 Germany 2005 Sell This Version
8830 Under The Boardwalk  album cover The Jackson Five** Under The Boardwalk(Cass, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 8830 South Africa Unknown Sell This Version
9380 Independance Day  album cover Visitors Independance Day(12", Maxi) Javelin 9380 France 1996 Sell This Version
12018-2 Christmas With The Stars - Volume 3 - "That Christmas Feeling"  album cover Various Christmas With The Stars - Volume 3 - "That Christmas Feeling"(CD, Comp) Jingle (2) 12018-2 Europe 1997 Sell This Version
20-091 The First Moderns  album cover 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 Land Of The Free  album cover Gamma Ray Land Of The Free(CD, Album) Century Media Records Ltda. 22227-2 Brazil 2007 Sell This Version
22351-2 Apocalyptic Raids  album cover Hellhammer (2) Apocalyptic Raids(CD, EP, RE, RP) Century Media Records, Sanctuary, Noise Records 22351-2 Brazil 2005 Sell This Version
22391-2 Battering Ram  album cover Iron Savior Battering Ram(CD, Album) Century Media Records 22391-2 Brazil 2004 Sell This Version
22 544 Let's Dance With The Lovely 60's  album cover Various Let's Dance With The Lovely 60's(CD, Comp) It's Music 22 544 Germany 1994 Sell This Version
25 790 XT For Your Love  album cover The Four Tops* For Your Love(12", Promo) ABC Records 25 790 XT Germany 1977 Sell This Version
26641 A New Sound, A New Star  album cover Jimmy Smith A New Sound, A New Star(CD, Comp, RM) Delta Leisure Group Ltd., Xtra (2) 26641 Europe 2010 Sell This Version
30/019 London To Newport  album cover Johnny Dankworth & His Orchestra* London To Newport(LP, Album) Top Rank International 30/019 UK 1959 Sell This Version
31689 Stormy Weather  album cover George Benson Stormy Weather(LP, Comp) CBS, Embassy, CBS, Embassy 31689 UK 1978 Sell This Version
40549 Transcore Version 4.0 - 400 % X-Tatic  album cover DJ Freddie Fresh* Transcore Version 4.0 - 400 % X-Tatic(Cass, Mixed) Javelin, Automat (3) 40549 France 1995 Sell This Version
40550 Transcore Version 4.0 - 400 % X-Tatic  album cover DJ Tim Taylor* Transcore Version 4.0 - 400 % X-Tatic(Cass, Mixed) Javelin, Automat (3) 40550 France 1995 Sell This Version
40616 Hard Techno  album cover DJ Olive (2) Hard Techno(Cass, Mixed) Javelin Ltd, Automat (3) 40616 France 1996 Sell This Version
40686 Our World / Respects To Mr. Jones  album cover Blue Mink Our World / Respects To Mr. Jones (Single) 40686 US 1970 Sell This Version
40720 Good Morning  album cover Michael Redway Good Morning (Single) 40720 US 1972 Sell This Version
43333 Caress Me Baby  album cover Jimmy Reed Caress Me Baby(CD, Comp, RM) Prestige Records Ltd., Comet 43333 1997 Sell This Version
43454 Percy Sledge My Special Prayer(CD, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 43454 Unknown Sell This Version
45 003 Chimneys  album cover Tagmemics Chimneys(7") Index 45 003 US 1980 Sell This Version
50 130 Bundles  album cover Soft Machine Bundles(LP, Album) Atlantic, Atlantic 50 130 France 1975 Sell This Version
50574 Mystical Experiences  album cover The Infinity Project Mystical Experiences(CD, Album) Javelin, Automat (3) 50574 France 1996 Sell This Version
50616 Hard Techno  album cover DJ Olive (2) Hard Techno(CD, Mixed) Javelin Ltd, Automat (3) 50616 France 1996 Sell This Version
50664 Private House  album cover Various Private House(CD, Comp) Fairway Record 50664 France 1998 Sell This Version
60338 Piano Concerto No. 2 & Piano Concerto In G Major  album cover Shostakovich*, Ravel* - Bernstein*, The New York Philharmonic Orchestra, Columbia Symphony Orchestra Shostakovich*, Ravel* - Bernstein*, The New York Philharmonic Orchestra, Columbia Symphony Orchestra - Piano Concerto No. 2 & Piano Concerto In G Major(LP, Comp) CBS Classics 60338 UK 1982 Sell This Version
61183-4 Teases & Dares  album cover Kim Wilde Teases & Dares(Cass, Album, RE) MCA Records 61183-4 Australia Unknown Sell This Version
62544 If I Ruled The World (Songs For The Jet Set)  album cover Tony Bennett If I Ruled The World (Songs For The Jet Set)(LP, Album, Mono) CBS, CBS 62544 UK 1965 Sell This Version
62575 Ride This Train  album cover Johnny Cash Ride This Train(LP, Album, RE) CBS, CBS, CBS 62575 UK 1965 Sell This Version
62717 Everybody Loves A Nut  album cover Johnny Cash Everybody Loves A Nut(LP, Album, RE) CBS, CBS 62717 UK & Europe 1966 Sell This Version
62783 Fifth Dimension  album cover The Byrds Fifth Dimension(LP, Album, Mono) CBS, CBS 62783 UK 1966 Sell This Version
63308 At Folsom Prison  album cover Johnny Cash At Folsom Prison (Album) 63308 UK 1968 Sell This Version
63342 Gary Puckett And The Union Gap Featuring "Young Girl"  album cover 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
65242 The Album  album cover Nat King Cole The Album(CD, Comp) Surpr!se 65242 Unknown Sell This Version
65251 Most Famous Hits The Album (2×Cd)  album cover Elvis Presley Most Famous Hits The Album (2×Cd)(CD, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 65251 Germany 2004 Sell This Version
66262 Any Woman's Blues  album cover Bessie Smith Any Woman's Blues(2xLP, Comp, Mono, Gat) CBS, CBS 66262 UK Unknown Sell This Version
0067135CLU Feel The Same  album cover Triple X Feel The Same(CD, Maxi) Club Tools 0067135CLU Germany 1999 Sell This Version
67201 Starportrait  album cover Johnny Cash Starportrait(2xLP, Comp) CBS 67201 UK 1971 Sell This Version
7 4451 2 Cloudy Day Navigation  album cover Gráda* Cloudy Day Navigation(CD, Album + DVD) Compass Records 7 4451 2 Ireland 2007 Sell This Version
74632 My Way  album cover Frank Sinatra My Way(CD, Comp) Entertain Me Ltd. 74632 Europe 2008 Sell This Version
85462 Begin The Beguine  album cover Julio Iglesias Begin The Beguine(LP, Comp, RE, Red) CBS, CBS 85462 UK Unknown Sell This Version
88468 Splendido Hotel  album cover Al Di Meola Splendido Hotel (Album) 88468 UK 1980 Sell This Version
950/32 Bob Marley Soul Rebel(CD, Comp) MCPS Ltd. 950/32 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
99501 Das Original Die Grossen Erfolge Kult Spass  album cover Die 3 Besoffskis Das Original Die Grossen Erfolge Kult Spass(2xCD, Comp) Planet Song, MCPS Ltd. 99501 Germany 2007 Sell This Version
100.611 Recharged  album cover The Vibrators Recharged(LP, Album) ACCORD 100.611 France 1988 Sell This Version
104 694 Pass The Dutchie  album cover Musical Youth Pass The Dutchie (Single) 104 694 France 1982 Sell This Version
106 577 Somebody Else's Guy  album cover Jocelyn Brown Somebody Else's Guy(7") Island Records, Island Records 106 577 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
107 201 Ooh Ooh Song  album cover Pat Benatar Ooh Ooh Song(7", Single) Chrysalis 107 201 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
113 479 Wonderful World  album cover Wildski* Wonderful World (Single) 113 479 UK 1990 Sell This Version
172 670-4 The Pieces Don't Fit Anymore  album cover James Morrison (2) The Pieces Don't Fit Anymore(CD, Maxi, Ltd) Polydor 172 670-4 Europe 2007 Sell This Version
184 309 Traces Of Love  album cover Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra* Traces Of Love(LP, Album) Polydor 184 309 UK 1969 Sell This Version
200 565 Original Recordings  album cover Bill Haley Original Recordings(CD, Comp) Habana, JBM 200 565 Europe 2005 Sell This Version