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Dec 10, 2014, 10:02 ET
On March 10th, a newly expanded three-CD version of 'Defenders of the Faith' will be released via Columbia/Legacy.

Remastered/Expanded Version Of Judas Priest's Classic 'Defenders Of The Faith' Album Announced

 Coming off an era which saw several Judas Priest albums that have gone down as some of the greatest in the entire history of heavy metal...

Dec 03, 2014, 11:02 ET
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New Short Film From The Village to The Basement Introduces Bob Dylan's The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 11 through a Time-lapse Road Trip narrated by Jeff Bridges

 Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, is celebrating the release of Bob Dylan's The Basement Tapes Complete:...

Nov 20, 2014, 11:55 ET
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Sony Music Store To Offer New Value Program to AARP Members

Sony Music Entertainment and its catalog division, Legacy Recordings, have formed a new relationship with AARP which will offer the 37 million...

Nov 20, 2014, 11:02 ET
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Cassandra Wilson, Grammy-Winning Vocalist Signs With Legacy Recordings

 Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, has signed Grammy-winning American vocalist Cassandra Wilson to the...

Nov 19, 2014, 16:56 ET
"Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances" (DVD/CD) released on Nov 10th

Whitney Houston's first-ever live album Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances makes impressive debuts at #1 on Billboard R&B chart, #2 on R&B/Hip Hop Chart and #17 on the Top 200

 Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances, the six-time Grammy-award winning singer's first-ever live album, has made impressive...

Nov 18, 2014, 12:02 ET
Epic Records and Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release KANSAS - Miracles Out of Nowhere, a DVD/CD package celebrating one of the most popular American bands of the 1970s. The package includes a new, full-length, documentary film and a companion audio disc of greatest hits, deep album cuts, and more, in March 2015.

Epic Records/Legacy Recordings Set To Release KANSAS Miracles Out of Nowhere A New Full Length Documentary Revealing the Untold Story of the Great American Progressive Rock Band

Epic Records and Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release KANSAS - Miracles Out of Nowhere, a DVD/CD...

Nov 13, 2014, 09:02 ET
SUE (OR IN A SEASON OF CRIME) is the new single from David Bowie taken from the forthcoming definitive collection of Bowie's music NOTHING HAS CHANGED; both are released on Columbia/Legacy on November 17th.

David Bowie 'SUE (OR IN A SEASON OF CRIME)' Video Premiere

SUE (OR IN A SEASON OF CRIME) is the new single from David Bowie taken from the forthcoming definitive collection of...

Nov 10, 2014, 11:02 ET
Nov 06, 2014, 10:10 ET
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Bob Dylan Bootleg Series iOS App Expanding to Include The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 11

 In conjunction with the long-awaited release of Bob Dylan - The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 11 on Tuesday, November 4,...

Nov 06, 2014, 10:02 ET
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American Music Icon Loretta Lynn Signs New Multi-Album Deal with Legacy Recordings

 Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, has inked an historic multi-album deal with American music legend Loretta...

Oct 22, 2014, 13:00 ET
Wild: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, the musical companion to the upcoming Fox Searchlight Pictures film, will be released on Monday, November 10. Wild opens in select theatres across North America on December 5, 2014.

Fox Searchlight Pictures And Legacy Recordings Go Wild With Soundtrack To Eagerly Anticipated New Film By Academy Award® Winning Director, Jean-Marc Vallee

 Fox Searchlight Pictures and Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, have announced the release of Wild: Original...

Oct 22, 2014, 09:02 ET
Legacy Recordings will release Willie Nelson and Sister Bobbie's December Day, the first installment of the Willie's Stash archival recordings series, on Tuesday, December 2.

Willie Nelson and Sister Bobbie Team Up on December Day: Willie's Stash Vol. 1, a New Collection of Studio Recordings, Coming December 2

 Legacy Recordings will release Willie Nelson and Sister Bobbie's December Day, the first installment of the Willie's Stash archival recordings...

Oct 21, 2014, 09:02 ET
On Monday, November 24, Legacy Recordings will release a special vinyl LP version of Tell 'Em I'm Gone the highly anticipated new album from iconic singer-songwriter and 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Yusuf / Cat Stevens.

New Yusuf / Cat Stevens Album 'Tell 'Em I'm Gone' Vinyl Available Nov. 24

 On Monday, November 24, Legacy Recordings will release a special vinyl LP version of Tell 'Em I'm Gone the highly anticipated new album from...

Oct 15, 2014, 10:32 ET
Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, announces the label's line-up of collectible 12", 10" and 7" vinyl releases created especially for Record Store Day's Black Friday 2014, celebrated this year at the nation's independent record stores on Friday, November 28, 2014.

Legacy Recordings Announces Limited Edition Vinyl Exclusives For Record Store Day's Annual Black Friday Event (Friday, November 28, 2014)

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, announces the label's line-up of collectible 12", 10" and 7" vinyl releases...

Oct 14, 2014, 11:20 ET
Leonard Cohen - Live In Dublin, an extraordinary full-length concert recording and film, to be released on Tuesday, December 2.

Columbia Records and Legacy Recordings Set to Release Leonard Cohen - Live In Dublin, the Artist's First High Definition Full Concert Recording, on Tuesday, December 2

Columbia Records and Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Leonard Cohen - Live In Dublin, an...

Oct 10, 2014, 07:00 ET
Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, is celebrating the 30th anniversary of "Ghostbusters" with the release of the Ghostbusters Stay Puft Super Deluxe Edition Vinyl, the ultimate 12" vinyl collectible edition of the film's Oscar-nominated #1 hit single by Ray Parker Jr. c/w Run-D.M.C.'s "Ghostbusters Rap". (PRNewsFoto/SONY/Legacy Recordings)

Legacy Recordings Celebrates 30th Anniversary of Ghostbusters with Stay Puft Super Deluxe Edition Marshmallow-Scented White Vinyl

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, is celebrating the 30th anniversary of "Ghostbusters" with the release of the...

Oct 09, 2014, 13:15 ET
Dave Matthews Band to release newly remastered 20th anniversary 2LP 12" 180-gram vinyl edition of Under The Table And Dreaming, their 1994 major label debut, on Monday, November 24. (PRNewsFoto/Legacy Recordings)

Legacy Recordings To Release Newly Remastered 20th Anniversary Deluxe 12" 180-gram Vinyl of the Dave Matthews Band 1994 Major Label Debut, Under The Table And Dreaming, on Monday, November 24

 Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release a newly remastered 20th anniversary 2LP 12"...

Oct 02, 2014, 09:00 ET
Columbia Records and Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Simon & Garfunkel - The Complete Albums Collection on Monday, November 24. (PRNewsFoto/Legacy Recordings)

Columbia Records and Legacy Recordings Set to Release Simon & Garfunkel - The Complete Albums Collection on Monday, November 24, 2014

 Columbia Records and Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Simon & Garfunkel - The Complete...

Oct 01, 2014, 11:02 ET
Legacy Recordings is proud to announce the release of Holiday, the first-ever holiday album from the legendary Earth, Wind & Fire on Tuesday, October 21. (PRNewsFoto/Legacy Recordings)

Earth, Wind & Fire and Legacy Recordings Celebrate the Season with Holiday, the Iconic Group's First-Ever Holiday Album

Legacy Recordings is proud to announce the release of Holiday, the first-ever holiday album from the legendary Earth, Wind & Fire on Tuesday,...