BMG Direct Marketing, Inc.

BMG Direct Marketing, Inc.

Profile:
BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. (also credited as BMG Direct Marketing Inc.) was the US company that owned the BMG Music Service record club.
Originally RCA Direct Marketing, Inc., it was renamed in April 1987 after Bertelsmann AG competed its acquisition of RCA from General Electric in December 1986. On January 1st, 1989, the record club RCA Music Service changed its name to BMG Music Service. BMG Music Service acquired Columbia House in June 2005. BMG Music Service ceased operations on June 30, 2009.
Catalog numbers of both the original label and the company BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. usually appear on the releases. Please do not credit BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. as a Label.
For release roles, please use BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. when the release credits "BMG Direct Marketing, Inc.", and use BMG Direct when the release credits "BMG Direct". Some releases have credited both BMG Direct & BMG Direct Marketing, Inc.; in these cases, please credit both companies.
• Add BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. as the [company role] as indicated on the release (usually Manufactured For). If no role is indicated, Record Company can be selected. Add the release's BMG catalog number [DNNNNNN or D NNNNNN] as the catalog number for this role.
• For releases that are Mfd. for BMG Direct Marketing, Inc., Under License, a Licensed To company role may also be added.
• For releases with a barcode, scan the barcode with the Discogs app barcode search option and enter the results. If the release has only text in the barcode location, do not enter a barcode.
• Click on the Club Edition checkbox in the Description (Format) section to add the Club Edition tag to the release.
For legacy releases: If, on a release, BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. is credited as a label, instead add the release's actual label(s) and catalog number(s) as the label credit, and format BMG's roles as above.
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Contact Info:
BMG Direct
6550 East 30th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46219
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Label

Releases

Status Catalog Number  Image Artist Title ( Format) Label Catalog Number  Country Year Actions
2RNR-11 Various - 1960 Various 1960(CD, Comp, RE, RM) Time Life Music, Warner Special Products 2RNR-11 US Unknown Sell This Version
3CD 100 Various - Classic Old & Gold (Volume 1) Various Classic Old & Gold (Volume 1)(CD, Comp, Club) 3C Records, Laurie Records 3CD 100 US Unknown Sell This Version
4M-2164 The Beach Boys The Beach Boys' Christmas Album(Cass, Album, Club, RE) Capitol Records 4M-2164 US 1988 Sell This Version
4N-516156 The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds The Beach Boys Pet Sounds (Album) 4N-516156 US Unknown Sell This Version
4TL-750 R831-01 Arthur Fiedler - Fiedler's Favorites Arthur Fiedler Fiedler's Favorites(Cass) Time Life Music 4TL-750 R831-01 US 1996 Sell This Version
4TL-758 R831-09 Arthur Fiedler & The Boston Pops Orchestra Arthur Fiedler & The Boston Pops Orchestra - For Children...Of All Ages(Cass, Comp) Time Life Music 4TL-758 R831-09 US Unknown Sell This Version
4X2L 57552 Various - The Holiday Collection (The Great Stars Sing The Great Songs Of Christmas) Various The Holiday Collection (The Great Stars Sing The Great Songs Of Christmas)(2xCass, Comp, Dol) CEMA Special Markets 4X2L 57552 US 1991 Sell This Version
005C Various - The Golden Age Of Country Music Various The Golden Age Of Country Music(4xCD, Comp) Reader's Digest Music 005C US 1998 Sell This Version
5CCR-2 Creedence Clearwater Revival Featuring John Fogerty - Chronicle (The 20 Greatest Hits) Creedence Clearwater Revival Featuring John Fogerty Creedence Clearwater Revival Featuring John Fogerty - Chronicle (The 20 Greatest Hits)(Cass, Comp, Club, RE) Fantasy 5CCR-2 US 1991 Sell This Version
5E-507-2 The Cars - Candy-O The Cars Candy-O(HDCD, Album, Club, RE, RP) Elektra 5E-507-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
5E-514-2 The Cars - Panorama The Cars Panorama(CD, Album, Club, RE) Elektra 5E-514-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
6E-113-2 Jackson Browne - Running On Empty Jackson Browne Running On Empty(CD, Album, Club, RE, SRC) Asylum Records 6E-113-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
6V41663 Paul Carrack - The Carrack Collection Paul Carrack The Carrack Collection(LP, Comp, Club) Chrysalis 6V41663 Canada 1988 Sell This Version
7E-1004-2 Eagles - On The Border Eagles On The Border(CD, Album, Club, RE) Asylum Records 7E-1004-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
7E-1017-2 Jackson Browne - Late For The Sky Jackson Browne Late For The Sky(CD, Album, Club, RE) Asylum Records 7E-1017-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
33CO-1790 Telemann*, Jean-Pierre Rampal - Twelve Fantasias For Flute Solo Telemann*, Jean-Pierre Rampal Telemann*, Jean-Pierre Rampal - Twelve Fantasias For Flute Solo(CD, Album, Club) Denon 33CO-1790 US 1987 Sell This Version
067C, 067B Various - Sentimental Songs That Will Live Forever Various Sentimental Songs That Will Live Forever(4xCD, Comp, RM) Reader's Digest Music 067C, 067B USA & Canada 1996 Sell This Version
074C Various - The Late '50s; The Top 10 Collection Various The Late '50s; The Top 10 Collection(4xCD, Album, Comp) Reader's Digest Music 074C US 1998 Sell This Version
094C Various - Golden Memories Of The '40s Various Golden Memories Of The '40s(4xCD, Album, Comp) Reader's Digest 094C US 1992 Sell This Version
103-2 Eagles - Hotel California Eagles Hotel California (Album) 103-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
105-2 Eagles - Their Greatest Hits (1971-1975) Eagles Their Greatest Hits (1971-1975)(CD, Album, Comp, Club, RE) Asylum Records, Asylum Records, Asylum Records 105-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
107C Various - All-Star Piano Moods Various All-Star Piano Moods (Comp) 107C US 1993 Sell This Version
114C Various - The Big Bands Swing Your All Time Favorites Various The Big Bands Swing Your All Time Favorites(4xCD, Comp) Reader's Digest, Reader's Digest, Reader's Digest 114C US 1992 Sell This Version
118-2 Warren Zevon - Excitable Boy Warren Zevon Excitable Boy(CD, Album, Club, RE) Asylum Records 118-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
118C Various - Down Memory Lane / The Golden '20s Various Down Memory Lane / The Golden '20s (Comp) 118C US 1990 Sell This Version
137-C Various - Concert In The Park Various Concert In The Park(3xCD, Comp, RM) Reader's Digest, Reader's Digest, Reader's Digest 137-C US 1991 Sell This Version
174C Various - The Top Ten Collection: The Late '40s Various The Top Ten Collection: The Late '40s(4xCD, Comp, RM) Reader's Digest Music, Reader's Digest Music 174C US 1997 Sell This Version
178C Various - Sweet Country Inspiration Various Sweet Country Inspiration(4xCD, Comp) Reader's Digest Music, BMG Special Products 178C US 1999 Sell This Version
179C John Williams (4) And The Boston Pops Orchestra - The Very Best Of John Williams And The Boston Pops Orchestra John Williams (4) And The Boston Pops Orchestra John Williams (4) And The Boston Pops Orchestra - The Very Best Of John Williams And The Boston Pops Orchestra(4xCD, Comp + Box) Reader's Digest 179C US 1995 Sell This Version
185-2 Richie Beirach* and George Coleman - Convergence Richie Beirach* and George Coleman Richie Beirach* and George Coleman - Convergence(CD, Album, Club) Triloka Records 185-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
210C Jim Reeves - The Unforgettable Jim Reeves Jim Reeves The Unforgettable Jim Reeves(3xCD, Comp, RE, RM, Col) Reader's Digest 210C US 1994 Sell This Version
228C Various - Remembering The '50s Various Remembering The '50s(3xCD, Comp) Reader's Digest 228C US 1992 Sell This Version
404C Various John Philip Sousa And Other March Kings(2xCD, Comp, RM) Reader's Digest 404C US 1993 Sell This Version
1017-2 Frank Sinatra - Strangers In The Night Frank Sinatra Strangers In The Night (Album) 1017-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
1072-2 Linda Ronstadt - Hasten Down The Wind Linda Ronstadt Hasten Down The Wind(CD, Album, Club, RE) Asylum Records 1072-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
1311-2 John Coltrane - Giant Steps John Coltrane Giant Steps(CD, Album, Club, RE) Atlantic 1311-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
1449-2 Peter, Paul And Mary* - Peter, Paul And Mary Peter, Paul And Mary* Peter, Paul And Mary(CD, Album, Club) Warner Bros. Records 1449-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
1843-2 James Taylor (2) - Sweet Baby James James Taylor (2) Sweet Baby James(CD, Album, Club, RE, BMG) Warner Bros. Records 1843-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
1871-2 Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (Album) 1871-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
1884-2 Van Morrison - His Band And The Street Choir Van Morrison His Band And The Street Choir (Album) 1884-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
1893-2 Grateful Dead* - American Beauty Grateful Dead* American Beauty (Album) 1893-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
2031-2 Andrew Lloyd Webber - Cats - Complete Original Broadway Cast Recording Andrew Lloyd Webber Cats - Complete Original Broadway Cast Recording(2xCD, Album, Club, RE, BMG) Geffen Records 2031-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
2237-2 Gordon Lightfoot - Gord's Gold Gordon Lightfoot Gord's Gold(CD, Comp, Club) Reprise Records 2237-2 US 1987 Sell This Version
2242-2 Neil Young With Crazy Horse - Zuma Neil Young With Crazy Horse Neil Young With Crazy Horse - Zuma(CD, Album, Club, RE, RP) Reprise Records 2242-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
2266-2 Neil Young - Comes A Time Neil Young Comes A Time(CD, Album, Club, RE) Reprise Records 2266-2 US 1988 Sell This Version
2277-2 Neil Young - Harvest Neil Young Harvest (Album) 2277-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
2282-2 Neil Young With Crazy Horse - Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere Neil Young With Crazy Horse Neil Young With Crazy Horse - Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere (Album) 2282-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
2295-2 Neil Young & Crazy Horse - Rust Never Sleeps Neil Young & Crazy Horse Neil Young & Crazy Horse - Rust Never Sleeps(CD, Album, Club, RE, BMG) Reprise Records 2295-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
2296-2 Neil Young & Crazy Horse - Live Rust Neil Young & Crazy Horse Neil Young & Crazy Horse - Live Rust(CD, Album, Club, RE, RP, SRC) Reprise Records 2296-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
2562-2 Black Sabbath - Master Of Reality Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (Album) 2562-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
2602-2 Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath Vol. 4 Black Sabbath Black Sabbath Vol. 4(CD, Album, Club, RE, RP) Warner Bros. Records 2602-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
2623-2 Alice Cooper - School's Out Alice Cooper School's Out (Album) 2623-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
2681-2 Tower Of Power - Tower Of Power Tower Of Power Tower Of Power(CD, Album, Club, RE) Warner Bros. Records 2681-2 US 1990 Sell This Version
2695-2 Black Sabbath - Sabbath Bloody Sabbath Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath(CD, Album, Club, RE, RP) Warner Bros. Records 2695-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
2701-2 Deep Purple - Made In Japan Deep Purple Made In Japan(CD, Album, Club, RE) Warner Bros. Records 2701-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
2750-2 The Doobie Brothers - What Were Once Vices Are Now Habits The Doobie Brothers What Were Once Vices Are Now Habits(CD, Album, Club, RE) Warner Bros. Records 2750-2 US 1987 Sell This Version
2835-2 The Doobie Brothers Stampede(CD, Album, Club, RE, BMG) Warner Bros. Records 2835-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
2899-2 The Doobie Brothers - Takin' It To The Streets The Doobie Brothers Takin' It To The Streets (Album) 2899-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
2-906-2 Aretha Franklin With James Cleveland* & The Southern California Community Choir - Amazing Grace Aretha Franklin With James Cleveland* & The Southern California Community Choir Aretha Franklin With James Cleveland* & The Southern California Community Choir - Amazing Grace(2xCD, Album, Club, RE) Atlantic 2-906-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
3010-2 Fleetwood Mac - Rumours Fleetwood Mac Rumours (Album) 3010-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
3079-2 Randy Newman - Little Criminals Randy Newman Little Criminals (Album) 3079-2 US 1990 Sell This Version
3103-2 Van Morrison - Moondance Van Morrison Moondance(CD, Album, Club, RE) Warner Bros. Records 3103-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
3104-2 Black Sabbath - Paranoid Black Sabbath Paranoid (Album) 3104-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
3105-2 Peter, Paul And Mary* - The Best Of Peter, Paul And Mary / Ten Years Together Peter, Paul And Mary* The Best Of Peter, Paul And Mary / Ten Years Together (Comp) 3105-2 US 1993 Sell This Version
3109-2 Seals & Crofts - Seals & Crofts' Greatest Hits Seals & Crofts Seals & Crofts' Greatest Hits (Comp) 3109-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
3110-2 America (2) - History - America's Greatest Hits America (2) History - America's Greatest Hits (Comp) 3110-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
3112-2 The Doobie Brothers - Best Of The Doobies The Doobie Brothers Best Of The Doobies(CD, Comp, Club, RE) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records 3112-2 US 1990 Sell This Version
3140-2 Little Feat - Waiting For Columbus Little Feat Waiting For Columbus (Album) 3140-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
3147-2 Sex Pistols - Never Mind The Bollocks Here's The Sex Pistols Sex Pistols Never Mind The Bollocks Here's The Sex Pistols(CD, Album, Club, RE) Warner Bros. Records 3147-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
3223-2 Deep Purple - When We Rock, We Rock And When We Roll, We Roll Deep Purple When We Rock, We Rock And When We Roll, We Roll(CD, Comp, Club, RP) Warner Bros. Records, Purple Records 3223-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
3266-2 Dire Straits - Dire Straits Dire Straits Dire Straits (Album) 3266-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
3355-2 The B-52's - The B-52's The B-52's The B-52's(CD, Album, Club, RE) Warner Bros. Records 3355-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
3372-2 Black Sabbath - Heaven And Hell Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (Album) 3372-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
3373-2 Rod Stewart - Greatest Hits Rod Stewart Greatest Hits(CD, Comp, Club, RE, BMG) Warner Bros. Records 3373-2 US 1990 Sell This Version
3396 Various - Stardust Melodies The Best Of The All-Time Greatest Piano Stars Various Stardust Melodies The Best Of The All-Time Greatest Piano Stars(4xCD, Comp, Ltd) Reader's Digest Music, Reader's Digest Music 3396 Canada 1999 Sell This Version
3457-2 Rose Royce - Greatest Hits Rose Royce Greatest Hits(CD, Comp, Club, RE) Whitfield Records 3457-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
3471-2 The B-52's - Wild Planet The B-52's Wild Planet(CD, Album, Club, RE) Warner Bros. Records 3471-2 US 1989 Sell This Version
3478-2 Prince - Dirty Mind Prince Dirty Mind (Album) 3478-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
3480-2 Dire Straits - Making Movies Dire Straits Making Movies(CD, Album, Club, RE, RP) Warner Bros. Records 3480-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
3481-2 Various - In Harmony (A Sesame Street Record) Various In Harmony (A Sesame Street Record)(CD, Comp, Club, RE) Sesame Street Records, Warner Bros. Records 3481-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
3528-4 Jim Reeves - The Very Best Of Jim Reeves Jim Reeves The Very Best Of Jim Reeves(2xCass, Comp, Dol) Heartland Music 3528-4 US 1996 Sell This Version
3538-2 Little Feat - Hoy-Hoy! Little Feat Hoy-Hoy!(CD+G, Album, Club, RE) Warner Bros. Records 3538-2 US 1990 Sell This Version
3540-2 Van Halen - Fair Warning Van Halen Fair Warning (Album) 3540-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
3597-2 Lena Horne - Live On Broadway Lena Horne: The Lady And Her Music Lena Horne Live On Broadway Lena Horne: The Lady And Her Music(2xCD, Album, Club) Qwest Records, Warner Bros. Records 3597-2 US 1995 Sell This Version
3605-2 Black Sabbath - Mob Rules Black Sabbath Mob Rules (Album) 3605-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
3654-2 Simon & Garfunkel - The Concert In Central Park Simon & Garfunkel The Concert In Central Park(CD, Album, Club, RE, All) Warner Bros. Records 3654-2 US 1990 Sell This Version
4018-2 Whitesnake - Slide It In Whitesnake Slide It In(CD, Album, Club) Geffen Records 4018-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
4514 Elvis Presley - Love Me / Flaming Star Elvis Presley Love Me / Flaming Star(7", Single, RE) Collectables, Collectables 4514 US Unknown Sell This Version
4953-0 Various - Country Sweet 'N' Sentimental Various Country Sweet 'N' Sentimental(4xCass, Comp) Reader's Digest 4953-0 Canada 1992 Sell This Version
5057-2 Joni Mitchell - For The Roses Joni Mitchell For The Roses(CD, Album, Club, RE) Asylum Records 5057-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
6083-2 Pretenders* - Pretenders Pretenders* Pretenders (Album) 6083-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
6307-2 The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Electric Ladyland (Album) 6307-2 US 1990 Sell This Version
6376-2 Joni Mitchell - Ladies Of The Canyon Joni Mitchell Ladies Of The Canyon(CD, Album, Club, RE, WEA) Reprise Records 6376-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
6454-2 The Kinks - The Kink Kronikles The Kinks The Kink Kronikles(2xCD, Comp, Club, RE, SRC) Reprise Records 6454-2 US 1989 Sell This Version
0707-2-RG Bernard Herrmann, Charles Gerhardt, National Philharmonic Orchestra, Kiri Te Kanawa, Joaquin Achucarro* - Citizen Kane — The Classic Film Scores Of Bernard Herrmann Bernard Herrmann, Charles Gerhardt, National Philharmonic Orchestra, Kiri Te Kanawa, Joaquin Achucarro* Bernard Herrmann, Charles Gerhardt, National Philharmonic Orchestra, Kiri Te Kanawa, Joaquin Achucarro* - Citizen Kane — The Classic Film Scores Of Bernard Herrmann(CD, Album, RE, RM) RCA Victor 0707-2-RG US Unknown Sell This Version
8510-2 Dave Edmunds - The Best Of Dave Edmunds Dave Edmunds The Best Of Dave Edmunds(CD, Comp, Club) Swan Song 8510-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
10422D Black Sabbath - Paranoid Black Sabbath Paranoid(CD, Album, Club, RE, RP) Warner Bros. Records 10422D US Unknown Sell This Version
1072/4-2 Various - Unforgettable Fifties Various Unforgettable Fifties (2xCD, Comp) Heartland Music, BMG Direct 1072/4-2 US 1988 Sell This Version
1081-2-R Various - Bye Bye Birdie (An Original Soundtrack Recording) Various Bye Bye Birdie (An Original Soundtrack Recording)(CD, Club, RE, RM) RCA Victor 1081-2-R US 1990 Sell This Version
1392-2-J DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - Homebase DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince Homebase (Album) 1392-2-J US 1991 Sell This Version