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Mar 28, 2017, 10:00 ET Rob Halford's Work Outside Of Judas Priest Spotlighted On The Complete Albums Collection

There are countless reasons why Rob Halford is known worldwide as "The Metal God." But at the top of the list would be his pioneering singing...


Mar 21, 2017, 12:00 ET Legacy Recordings Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Record Store Day (Saturday, April 22) With Exciting New 12" & 7" Vinyl Collectibles

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, commemorates the 10th Anniversary of Record Store Day with an electrifying...


Mar 20, 2017, 14:00 ET Pink Floyd 'Interstellar Overdrive' Released: April 15, 2017

To celebrate Record Store Day on Saturday, April 15, 2017, Pink Floyd will be releasing the highly collectible 12" single 'Interstellar...


Mar 15, 2017, 17:00 ET North Mississippi Allstars Invoke "Prayer For Peace"

North Mississippi Allstars have announced the release of their eagerly anticipated new album. PRAYER FOR PEACE arrives everywhere on Friday, June 2...


Mar 01, 2017, 14:26 ET Music Icon Waylon Jennings Celebrated In New Star-Studded Live Concert Film And Recording

Blackbird Presents, CMT, and Sony Legacy are proud to announce the broadcast premiere and audio/video release of Outlaw: Celebrating The Music Of...


Feb 23, 2017, 10:00 ET Roots & A Revolution: Preservation Hall Jazz Band Turns A Page "So It Is"

Preservation Hall Jazz Band have announced the release of their new album, So It Is, the septet's second release featuring all-new original music,...


Feb 21, 2017, 10:05 ET Legacy Recordings to Release Cover Stories: Brandi Carlile Celebrates 10 Years of The Story - An Album to Benefit War Child on May 5

On May 5, Legacy Recordings (a division of Sony Music Entertainment) will release Cover Stories: Brandi Carlile Celebrates 10 Years of The Story –...


Feb 16, 2017, 09:49 ET The King of Pop Keeps Making History & Breaking Records!

Michael Jackson's Thriller has become the first album in RIAA Gold & Platinum Program history to be certified 33x Diamond for United States...


Feb 14, 2017, 12:30 ET PINK FLOYD 'The Early Years, 1965 - 1972: The Individual Volumes'

Pink Floyd will release a series of book-bound individual collections of the band's seminal music from 1965-1972 on March, 24, 2017. The 6...


Feb 07, 2017, 10:02 ET Artist Legacy Group Signs The Zombies To Global Brand Representation Deal

The Zombies, one of the most influential and integral bands of the British Invasion, have signed a comprehensive brand representation deal with...


Feb 01, 2017, 10:02 ET Willie Nelson Premieres 13 Stellar New Songs on God's Problem Child, His 9th Studio Album for Legacy Recordings, Available on CD, 12" Vinyl and Digital Configurations

Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release God's Problem Child, Willie Nelson's new studio album (and 9th for the...


Jan 26, 2017, 12:46 ET 'WE ARE X'--Soundtrack To Critically Acclaimed Music Documentary--Released March 3 Via Sony Music's Legacy Recordings

The soundtrack for the film WE ARE X--the critically acclaimed music documentary about X JAPAN--will be released worldwide on March 3, 2017 via...


Jan 26, 2017, 10:02 ET Epic Soundtrax/Legacy Recordings Set to Release Newly Expanded & Remastered Deluxe 25th Anniversary Edition of Singles: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack-Deluxe Edition, the 1992 Film and Album That Introduced a New Seattle Rock Sound to the World

Epic Soundtrax and Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will celebrate the 25th anniversary of Cameron Crowe's...


Jan 23, 2017, 13:47 ET Jean-Michel Jarre To Bring His 'Electronica' World Tour To North America This Spring Including Stops At Radio City Music Hall In New York City, Microsoft Theater In Los Angeles And The Greek In Berkeley, Ca

Current Grammy-nominated artist and French electronic music composer and producer JEAN-MICHEL JARRE's reputation for the spectacular is unmatched,...


Jan 23, 2017, 10:14 ET Ray Davies To Release 'Americana,' His First Solo Album In Nearly A Decade, April 21 On Legacy Recordings

On April 21st, Ray Davies will release his first new album in over nine years – 'Americana' – via Legacy Recordings (a division of Sony Music...


Jan 19, 2017, 14:00 ET Legacy Recordings Celebrates Harry Belafonte's 90th Birthday with Release of When Colors Come Together... The Legacy of Harry Belafonte on Friday, February 24, 2017

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, is celebrating the 90th birthday of the iconic American...


Jan 13, 2017, 10:00 ET Kick off 2017 with Two New NOW Compilations Coming Friday, January 27!

NOW That's What I Call Music!, the world's best-selling multi-artist album series, is pleased to announce the simultaneous release of this year's...


Jan 12, 2017, 11:00 ET American Music Legend Jessi Colter to Release THE PSALMS, 12 Original Spontaneous Recordings with Lyrics Drawn from Timeless Old Testament Poems

Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release THE PSALMS, the striking new album from American country music legend Jessi...


Jan 12, 2017, 10:31 ET Roy Orbison's Black & White Night 30 DVD, Blu-ray and Audio CD Out Feb 24 on Roy's Boys/Legacy, Featuring Never-Before-Seen Performances, Camera Angles and Mini-Documentary

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of Roy Orbison's renowned 1987 televised comeback concert at the Cocoanut Grove night club in Los Angeles, Sony...


Jan 12, 2017, 10:02 ET Legacy Recordings Presents Emmet Cahill's Ireland

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, announces the release of Celtic Thunder presents Emmet Cahill's Ireland—a...


Jan 12, 2017, 10:00 ET "Weird Al" Yankovic Partners with Legacy and PledgeMusic for Brand-New Career-Spanning Box Set

"Weird Al" Yankovic, rock music's legendary satirist, is partnering with Legacy Recordings and PledgeMusic for the release of Squeeze Box: The...


Jan 11, 2017, 10:30 ET Loretta Lynn Celebrates 2017 with Grammy Nomination, Country Music Hall of Fame Exhibit and US Concert Dates including Two 85th Birthday Shows at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium on April 14-15

2017 is already shaping up as a banner year in the life and career of American music icon Loretta Lynn, whose album, Full Circle, has received a...


Dec 16, 2016, 10:00 ET Judas Priest 10th Studio Album Turbo Remastered

British metal legends Judas Priest announce the reissue of their 10th studio album, Turbo. The album has been remastered and will be released via...


Dec 14, 2016, 14:00 ET Pink Floyd Records Reintroduce 'The Final Cut' And 'A Momentary Lapse of Reason' On Vinyl

Pink Floyd Records will complete the reintroduction of the Pink Floyd studio albums on vinyl with the release of 'The Final Cut' and 'A Momentary...


Dec 09, 2016, 09:00 ET Kate Moss Stars In Elvis Presley Music Video

Kate Moss, one of the most photographed and iconic women of all time, has stepped into the shoes of one of the most iconic men of all time, the...