Castle Music Ltd.

Castle Music Ltd.

Profile:
British independent record / home video distribution company operating from 20th Nov 1998. Formerly known / Incorporated as Castle Communications PLC

Principal activities: Acquiring both music & video rights, marketing these by the release of its own branded products, sub licensing, direct sale and other forms catalogue exploitation.

On the 23rd July 1998 Castle Communications PLC immediate parent company AEC Holdings (UK) Ltd., a subsidiary of American music distributor Alliance Entertainment Corporation, was acquired by Rutland Trust Plc., with the holding company Law 961 Ltd. being established for this acquisition. On the 20th Nov 1998 Castle Communications PLC is de-registered as a PLC and renamed Castle Music Ltd.

Immediate subsidiaries companies of Castle Music Ltd. as of 1998 - included - Castle Copyrights Ltd., Castle Communications Deutschland GmbH, Hendring Ltd., Easternlight Productions Ltd., Kaz Records Ltd, Dojo Limited, Knight Records Ltd, Castle Target International Ltd., Castle Home Video Ltd. and joint ownership of Glassbag Ltd. (trading name Fantastic Plastic)

In May 2000 The Sanctuary Group Plc acquired Castle Music Ltd. (Law 961 Ltd.). On the 27th Jun 2000 Castle Music Ltd, is renamed Sanctuary Records Group Ltd.

Sometimes listed on releases as:
- Castle Music Ltd
Sublabels
Contact Info:
(obsolete)
Registered address:
A29 Barwell Business Park,
Leatherhead Road,
Chessington,
Surrey,
KT9 2NY

(obsolete)
Units 15/16 Northfields Prospect,
Putney Bridge Road,
London,
SW18 1PE
[l335869]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
1996 The Very Best Of  album cover Petula Clark The Very Best Of(CD, Comp, RM) Pulse (3) 1996 UK 2000 Sell This Version
1996 The Very Best Of  album cover Petula Clark The Very Best Of(CD, Comp, RM) Pulse (3) 1996 UK 2000 Sell This Version
23 307 Out Of The Black  album cover The Stranglers Out Of The Black(CD, Comp) Delta #1 23 307 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
40013 The Undertones  album cover The Undertones The Undertones(LP, Album, RE, 180) Earmark 40013 Italy 2000 Sell This Version
40013 P The Undertones  album cover The Undertones The Undertones(LP, Album, Pic, RE) Earmark 40013 P Italy 2000 Sell This Version
41032 Born To Lose, Live To Win - The Bronze Singles 1978-1981  album cover Motörhead Born To Lose, Live To Win - The Bronze Singles 1978-1981 (Single, Comp) 41032 Italy 2004 Sell This Version
42002 P Kinda Kinks  album cover The Kinks Kinda Kinks(LP, Album, Pic, RE) Earmark 42002 P Italy 2003 Sell This Version
42022 I Dig Everything: The 1966 Pye Singles  album cover David Bowie I Dig Everything: The 1966 Pye Singles(LP, Comp, RE, Gat) Earmark, Castle Music, Get Back, Pye Records 42022 Italy 2003 Sell This Version
42028 The Best Of  album cover Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers The Best Of(2xLP, Comp) Earmark 42028 Italy 2004 Sell This Version
228063-9 Can I Have My Money Back? The Best Of  album cover Gerry Rafferty / The New Humblebums* Gerry Rafferty / The New Humblebums* - Can I Have My Money Back? The Best Of(CD, Album, Comp, Multichannel, DVD) Silverline Records 228063-9 US 2002 Sell This Version
288079-9 All The Right Reasons - Anthology  album cover Greg Kihn All The Right Reasons - Anthology(DVD-A, Comp, Mul) Silverline 288079-9 US 2002 Sell This Version
492 325 2 The Best Of Black Sabbath  album cover Black Sabbath The Best Of Black Sabbath(2xCD, Comp, RM) Sanctuary Midline, Universal 492 325 2 Colombia 2000 Sell This Version
496263 4 Tilt  album cover The Lightning Seeds* Tilt(Cass, Album, Dol) Epic, Epic 496263 4 Poland 1999 Sell This Version
564 930-2 Sisters Of Swing 99  album cover Various Sisters Of Swing 99(2xCD, Comp) Universal Music TV 564 930-2 UK 1999 Sell This Version
986 591-3 Sixty Six To Timbuktu  album cover Robert Plant Sixty Six To Timbuktu(2xCD, Comp) Mercury 986 591-3 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
4105001-2 Black Sabbath  album cover Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (Album) 4105001-2 Brazil 1999 Sell This Version
4105002-2 Paranoid  album cover Black Sabbath Paranoid(CD, Album, RE, RM) Abril Music, Essential, Castle Music 4105002-2 Brazil 1999 Sell This Version
4105004-2 Sabbath Bloody Sabbath  album cover Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath(CD, Album, RE, RM) Abril Music, Castle Music, Essential 4105004-2 Brazil 2001 Sell This Version
4105005-2 Sabotage  album cover Black Sabbath Sabotage(CD, Album, RE, RM) Abril Music, Essential, Castle Music 4105005-2 Brazil 1999 Sell This Version
4105006-2 Technical Ecstasy  album cover Black Sabbath Technical Ecstasy(CD, Album, RE, RM) Abril Music, Essential, Castle Music 4105006-2 Brazil 1999 Sell This Version
4105007-2 Never Say Die!  album cover Black Sabbath Never Say Die! (Album) 4105007-2 Brazil 1999 Sell This Version
4105008-2 Heaven And Hell  album cover Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell(CD, Album, RE, RM, RP) Abril Music, Castle Music, Essential 4105008-2 Brazil 2001 Sell This Version
4105009-2 Live At Last  album cover Black Sabbath Live At Last(CD, Album, RE, RM) Abril Music, Essential, Castle Music 4105009-2 Brazil 1999 Sell This Version
4105010-2 Mob Rules  album cover Black Sabbath Mob Rules(CD, Album, RE, RM, RP) Abril Music, Castle Music, Essential 4105010-2 Brazil 2001 Sell This Version
4105011-2 Live Evil  album cover Black Sabbath Live Evil(CD, Album, RE, RM) Abril Music 4105011-2 Brazil 2000 Sell This Version
4105015-2 Black Sabbath Vol 4  album cover Black Sabbath Black Sabbath Vol 4(CD, Album, RE, RM) Essential, Abril Music, Castle Music 4105015-2 Brazil 1999 Sell This Version
4105029-2 Orgasmatron  album cover Motörhead Orgasmatron(CD, Album, RE, RM) Abril Music, Essential, Castle Music 4105029-2 Brazil 1999 Sell This Version
4105030-2 No Sleep 'til Hammersmith  album cover Motörhead No Sleep 'til Hammersmith(CD, Album, RE, RM) Abril Music 4105030-2 Brazil 1999 Sell This Version
0044-50279-2 Music From The Motion Picture Almost Famous  album cover Various Music From The Motion Picture Almost Famous(CD, Album, Comp) Dreamworks Records 0044-50279-2 Canada 2000 Sell This Version
7371562 The Very Best Of  album cover Petula Clark The Very Best Of(CD, Comp) Castle Music 7371562 Australasia Unknown Sell This Version
9842615 Hit Parade  album cover Weller*, The Jam, The Style Council, Paul Weller Weller*, The Jam, The Style Council, Paul Weller - Hit Parade(4xCD, Comp + Box) Island Records Group, Polydor, Universal Records, Universal Music Group 9842615 Europe 2006 Sell This Version
06076-81168-2 Anthology  album cover The Rubinoos Anthology(CD, Comp) Castle Music, Sanctuary, Beserkley 06076-81168-2 US 2002 Sell This Version
06076-81176-2 Michael Dunford's Renaissance Ocean Gypsy(CD, Album, RE) Castle Music 06076-81176-2 US 2002 Sell This Version
06076 81183-2 The Y Records Years  album cover Shriekback The Y Records Years(2xCD, Comp) Castle Music 06076 81183-2 US 2002 Sell This Version
06076-81316-2 Hypnotised  album cover The Undertones Hypnotised(CD, Album, RE, RM) Castle Music 06076-81316-2 Europe 2000 Sell This Version
06076-81317-2 Positive Touch  album cover The Undertones Positive Touch(CD, Album, RE, RP) Sanctuary Records, Castle Music, Essential 06076-81317-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
06076-81326-2 True Confessions (Singles=A’s+B’s)  album cover The Undertones True Confessions (Singles=A’s+B’s) (Comp) 06076-81326-2 US 1999 Sell This Version
6076-85215-2 K.F.D.  album cover W.A.S.P. K.F.D.(CD, Album, RE) Metal-is Records, Sanctuary Records 6076-85215-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
8287 687841-9 The Greatest Hits (Why Make Videos)  album cover Fatboy Slim The Greatest Hits (Why Make Videos)(DVD-V, Comp, NTSC) Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Skint 8287 687841-9 Argentina 2006 Sell This Version
00946 343099 2 9 The Best Of Black Sabbath  album cover Black Sabbath The Best Of Black Sabbath(2xCD, Comp, RM) Metal-is Records, Castle Music, Sanctuary Records 00946 343099 2 9 India 2005 Sell This Version
50176158712-2 I Dig Everything: The 1966 Pye Singles  album cover David Bowie I Dig Everything: The 1966 Pye Singles(CD, Comp, Mono) Globo/Jive, Essential, Castle Music 50176158712-2 Brazil 2002 Sell This Version
50501591037-2 The Best Of  album cover The Whispers The Best Of(CD, Comp) Castle Communications, Globo/Jive, Solar, Castle Communications, Globo/Jive, Solar 50501591037-2 Brazil 2002 Sell This Version
6029 2 36506 2 3 No Remorse  album cover Motörhead No Remorse(2xCD, Comp, RE, RM) Castle Music 6029 2 36506 2 3 Canada 1999 Sell This Version
82876803252 The Greatest Hits (Why Try Harder)  album cover Fatboy Slim The Greatest Hits (Why Try Harder)(CD, Comp) Skint 82876803252 UK & Europe 2006 Sell This Version
82876855049 The Greatest Hits (Why Make Videos)  album cover Fatboy Slim The Greatest Hits (Why Make Videos)(DVD-V, Comp, PAL, Dol) Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Skint 82876855049 Australia 2006 Sell This Version
724357606127 Serious Underground  album cover Various Serious Underground(CD, Comp) EMI Plus 724357606127 Europe 2000 Sell This Version
724357611824 70's Summer  album cover Various 70's Summer(CD, Comp) EMI Plus 724357611824 Netherlands 2000 Sell This Version
724357612821 Car Classics - Drivin' Rock  album cover Various Car Classics - Drivin' Rock(CD, Comp, Dig) EMI Plus 724357612821 Europe 2000 Sell This Version
724357620024 Psychedelica  album cover Various Psychedelica(CD, Comp) EMI Plus 724357620024 Netherlands 2000 Sell This Version
724357620123 Good Vibrations  album cover Various Good Vibrations(CD, Comp) EMI Plus 724357620123 Netherlands 2000 Sell This Version
724357620222 Love Power  album cover Various Love Power(CD, Comp) EMI Plus 724357620222 Europe 2000 Sell This Version
5017615831221 Ace Of Spades  album cover Motörhead Ace Of Spades(CD, Album, RE, RM) BMG Mexico, Essential 5017615831221 Mexico 2003 Sell This Version
5050749410184 Make Me An Island - The Pye Anthology  album cover Joe Dolan Make Me An Island - The Pye Anthology(2xCD, Comp) Sanctuary Records 5050749410184 UK 2004 Sell This Version
ALNCD19 LateNightTales  album cover Fatboy Slim LateNightTales(CD, Comp, Mixed) LateNightTales ALNCD19 UK 2007 Sell This Version
AVENGER1 The Avengers Exclusive Avengers Theme CD  album cover The Laurie Johnson Orchestra The Avengers Exclusive Avengers Theme CD(CD, Comp, Promo) Sequel Records AVENGER1 UK 1998 Sell This Version
BEARSCD1 Bearsville Sampler  album cover Various Bearsville Sampler(CD, Comp, Promo, Smplr) Essential, Castle Music BEARSCD1 UK 1999 Sell This Version
CAS71792 The Ultimate Collection  album cover Benny Hill The Ultimate Collection(CD, Comp) Castle Music, St. Clair Entertainment Group, Inc. CAS71792 Canada 1998 Sell This Version
CAS72092 And Friends Volume Two  album cover Buddy Guy And Friends Volume Two(CD, Comp) Pulse (3) CAS72092 Canada 2000 Sell This Version
CCS CD 834 Anthology  album cover Foghat Anthology(2xCD, Comp, RM) Castle Music CCS CD 834 UK 1999 Sell This Version
CDCAS 2 H Between Heaven And Hell 1970 - 1983  album cover Black Sabbath Between Heaven And Hell 1970 - 1983(CD, Comp, RM) Raw Power CDCAS 2 H South Africa 1999 Sell This Version
CDCAS 40 S Clarinet Moods  album cover Acker Bilk Clarinet Moods(CD, Album, Comp) Castle Pie CDCAS 40 S South Africa 2000 Sell This Version
CDCAS 54 S Mañana  album cover Peggy Lee Mañana(CD, Comp) Castle Pie CDCAS 54 S South Africa 2000 Sell This Version
CIN CD 004 The Black Windmill (An Original Soundtrack Recording)  album cover Roy Budd The Black Windmill (An Original Soundtrack Recording)(CD) Castle Music, Cinephile CIN CD 004 UK 1999 Sell This Version
CIN CD 008 Lawrence Of Arabia (Original Soundtrack Recording)  album cover Maurice Jarre Lawrence Of Arabia (Original Soundtrack Recording)(CD, Album, RE) Cinephile CIN CD 008 Europe 2000 Sell This Version
CIN CD 012 Paper Tiger (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)  album cover Roy Budd Paper Tiger (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)(CD, Album, RE) Cinephile CIN CD 012 UK 1999 Sell This Version
CIN CD 013 The Cinephile Sampler 1999  album cover Various The Cinephile Sampler 1999(CD, Smplr) Cinephile CIN CD 013 UK 1999 Sell This Version
CIN CD 020 Tomorrow Never Comes (Original Soundtrack Recordings)  album cover Roy Budd Tomorrow Never Comes (Original Soundtrack Recordings)(CD, Album, RM) Cinephile, Castle Music CIN CD 020 UK 2000 Sell This Version
CIN CD 021 Music Composed By John Williams - Orchestral Suites And Music From Star Wars, Close Encounters Of The Third Kind E. T. The Extra-Terrestrial  album cover John Williams (4) / Frank Barber / The London Symphony Orchestra / National Philharmonic Orchestra John Williams (4) / Frank Barber / The London Symphony Orchestra / National Philharmonic Orchestra - Music Composed By John Williams - Orchestral Suites And Music From Star Wars, Close Encounters Of The Third Kind E. T. The Extra-Terrestrial(CD, Comp) Cinephile, Cinephile CIN CD 021 UK 1999 Sell This Version
CIN LP 003 Diamonds (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)  album cover Roy Budd Diamonds (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)(LP, Album, RE, RM, Gat) Cinephile, Castle Music CIN LP 003 Europe 1999 Sell This Version
CINT 1003 The Theme From Get Carter  album cover Roy Budd The Theme From Get Carter(12") Cinephile CINT 1003 UK 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 502 The Kink Kontroversy  album cover The Kinks The Kink Kontroversy(CD, Album, RE, RM) Castle Music America, Essential CMACD 502 UK 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 508 Ace Of Spades  album cover Motörhead Ace Of Spades(CD, Album, Club, RE) Castle Music CMACD 508 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 513 Strange New Flesh  album cover Colosseum II Strange New Flesh(CD, Album, RM) Castle Music CMACD 513 UK & US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 514 Daughter Of Time  album cover Colosseum Daughter Of Time(CD, Album, RE) Castle Music CMACD 514 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 515 Tempest  album cover Tempest (6) Tempest(CD, Album, RE) Castle Music CMACD 515 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 516 Living In Fear  album cover Tempest (6) Living In Fear(CD, Album, RE) Castle Music CMACD 516 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 517 Instinct  album cover Peter Banks Instinct(CD, Album, RE) HTD Records CMACD 517 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 519 The Guv'nor (Retrospective Volume One)  album cover Ashley Hutchings The Guv'nor (Retrospective Volume One)(CD, Album, RE) Castle Music America CMACD 519 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 522 Stealer Of Years  album cover Wild Turkey Stealer Of Years(CD, Album, RE) HTD Records, Castle Music CMACD 522 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 523 Iron Fist  album cover Motörhead Iron Fist(CD, Album, RE) Castle Music CMACD 523 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 524 No Sleep 'til Hammersmith  album cover Motörhead No Sleep 'til Hammersmith(CD, Album, RE, RM) Castle Music CMACD 524 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 527 The Best Of Motörhead - All The Aces / The Muggers Tapes  album cover Motörhead / The Muggers Motörhead / The Muggers - The Best Of Motörhead - All The Aces / The Muggers Tapes(2xCD, Comp, Enh) Castle Music CMACD 527 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 529 Return To Fantasy  album cover Uriah Heep Return To Fantasy(CD, Album, RE, RM) Castle Music CMACD 529 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 530 High And Mighty  album cover Uriah Heep High And Mighty(CD, Album, RE, RM) Castle Music CMACD 530 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 531 Firefly  album cover Uriah Heep Firefly(CD, Album, RE, RM) Castle Music CMACD 531 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 532 Innocent Victim  album cover Uriah Heep Innocent Victim(CD, Album, RE, RM) Castle Music CMACD 532 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 541 Demi Paradise  album cover The Albion Band Demi Paradise(CD, Album, RE) Castle Music CMACD 541 UK 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 547 The Guv'nor Vol 3  album cover Ashley Hutchings The Guv'nor Vol 3(CD, Album, RE) Castle Music CMACD 547 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 550 A Different Beat  album cover Gary Moore A Different Beat(CD, Album) Raw Power CMACD 550 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 553 Alpha Centauri  album cover Tangerine Dream Alpha Centauri(CD, Album, RE) Castle Music CMACD 553 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 554 Electronic Meditation  album cover Tangerine Dream Electronic Meditation(CD, Album, RE, RM) Castle Music CMACD 554 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD 555 Zeit  album cover Tangerine Dream Zeit(CD, Album, RE, RM) Castle Music CMACD 555 US 1999 Sell This Version
CMACD569 The Ken Hensley Anthology  album cover Ken Hensley The Ken Hensley Anthology(CD, Comp, RM) Bronze, Castle Music CMACD569 US 2000 Sell This Version
CMA CD 573 Rock 'N' Roll  album cover Motörhead Rock 'N' Roll(CD, Album, RE) Castle Music CMA CD 573 US 2000 Sell This Version
CMA CD 575 Livemiles  album cover Tangerine Dream Livemiles(CD, Album, RE, RM) Castle Music, Castle Music CMA CD 575 US 2000 Sell This Version
CMA CD 576 Pergamon - Live At The »Palast Der Republik« GDR  album cover Tangerine Dream Pergamon - Live At The »Palast Der Republik« GDR(CD, Album, RE, RM) Castle Music Ltd. CMA CD 576 US 2000 Sell This Version
CMACD 584 Faithless  album cover Marianne Faithfull Faithless(CD, Album, RE) Castle Music CMACD 584 US 2000 Sell This Version
CMACD585 Lawrence Of Arabia (Original Soundtrack Recording)  album cover Maurice Jarre Lawrence Of Arabia (Original Soundtrack Recording)(CD, Album, RE) Cinephile CMACD585 US 2000 Sell This Version
CMACD 591 Rockoon  album cover Tangerine Dream Rockoon(CD, Album, RE) Castle Music, Essential CMACD 591 US 2000 Sell This Version
CMACD 602 Sinbad And The Eye Of The Tiger (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)  album cover Roy Budd Sinbad And The Eye Of The Tiger (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)(CD) Castle Music CMACD 602 US 1999 Sell This Version