Ran a vinyl pressing and tape duplication plant located in Cornwall, Ontario. Use "Pressed By" credit if ◎—∈—◎ (straight line through centre C is one long line touching both outer circles, the ends of the 'C' are almost touching the dissecting line) found in runout area. The plant shut down permanently in February 1976 after being inactive since July 31, 1975 due to a labour dispute. After this MCA Canada's records were pressed by Keel Record Mfg. Of Canada Limited and Precision Records, with tape duplication handled by Cinram.
NOTE: Please employ caution when crediting this company. Use this company only for releases from or prior to 1986 that specifically credit 'MCA Records (Canada)'. For releases from 1986 or later that credit MCA Records Canada, please use MCA Records Canada.
As well, please keep in mind that during the transition period between company names, or occasionally for copyright purposes, you may see both names on the release. In those cases, either credit MCA Records Canada or both companies.
At various times the company has distributed in Canada the US labels Chess, Chrysalis, Decca, Geffen, DGC, GRP, Impact, Impulse, I.R.S., Mechanic, Motown, Narada, Reunion, Roadracer, Sona Gia, TVT, UNI, and Zebra.
MCA Records Canada also has handled distribution for the Canadian independent labels Duke Street, Justin Entertainment, and Trafic.
In 1995, Seagram acquired 80% of MCA Inc. "MCA Records Canada" was renamed "Universal Music Canada".
MCA Records Ltd. (UK)