Universal Music Publishing is the world’s leading music publisher, with offices in 47 countries including Australia, UK, US, France, Germany, Spain, Scandinavia, Italy, South Africa and throughout Asia.
Based in Sydney, we represent an iconic Australian and New Zealand catalogue including works by The Church, Cold Chisel, Dragon, The Go-Betweens, Mental As Anything, Johnny O’Keefe, O.M.C.and You Am I. UMPG Australia represent a diverse and successful active domestic roster that includes 360, Adam Reily, Alex Lloyd, The Aston Shuffle, Audius, Bag Raiders, The Butterfly Effect, Cassie Davis, Children Collide, Dane Rumble, Daniel Merriweather, Dead Letter Circus, Ernest Ellis, Guy Sebastian, Jessica Mauboy, Jet, John Steel Singers, Last Dinosaurs, The Living End, Louis Schoorl, Marvin Priest, Passenger, Paul Mac, The Potbelleez, Powderfinger, Redcoats, Ruby Frost, Shihad, Sietta, Snob Scrilla, Whitley, Wolfmother and many more.
We are also proud to represent some of the worlds most talented and high profile songwriters: from those whose music has defined the sound of a generation through to the brightest emerging talent. The international artists we represent include 50 Cent, Adele, Avril Lavigne, Basement Jaxx, Beastie Boys, Bjork, Chemical Brothers, The Clash, Coldplay, Cold War Kids, The Cure, Elton John, Eminem, Elvis Costello, Fatboy Slim, Feist, Flaming Lips, Florence + the Machine, Foo Fighters, Franz Ferdinand, Joy Division, Justin Beiber, Keane, Keith Urban, The Killers, Lily Allen, Massive Attack, Nick Littlemore (Empire of the Sun, PNAU), Paul Simon, Paul Weller, Plan B, Pulp, The Sex Pistols, Sigur Ros, U2, The xx and many more.
UMPG administers over 1 million copyrights and holds the rights to numerous prestigious catalogues, from BMG Music and Rondor through to those of the world’s major film & TV companies such as Warner Bros, Pictures, BBC, Canal Plus, Tiger Aspect and Working Title.
Universal Music Publishing Classical represents work by world-renowned composers, both historic and contemporary, whilst Universal Publishing Production Music is the principal supplier of library music throughout the world.