From the lengthy article posted a few moments ago, I find: On 2011-01-10 11:14 AM, Karl Miller wrote: > The Universal Music Group, today the largest group of labels in the beleaguered recording industry, began its life in 1934 as Decca Records, the American affiliate of the British recording company of the same name. I am so confused by this. If this is the case, why were all the Decca (UK) recordings sold on the "London" label in the U.S.? Maybe everyone but me knows this, and if so, I apologize for my ignorance. Thanks! Cheers, Richard -- Richard L. Hess email: [log in to unmask] Aurora, Ontario, Canada (905) 713 6733 1-877-TAPE-FIX http://www.richardhess.com/tape/contact.htm Quality tape transfers -- even from hard-to-play tapes.