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Mar 17, 2015, 08:02 ET
Leonard Cohen releases Can't Forget: A Souvenir of the Grand Tour on May 12, 2015.

Leonard Cohen Releases 'Can't Forget: A Souvenir of the Grand Tour' On May 12, 2015

Leonard Cohen releases Can't Forget: A Souvenir of the Grand Tour on May 12, 2015.  The ten songs of this hypnotic album are Cohen rarities...

Mar 10, 2015, 16:25 ET
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Legacy Recordings Announces Exciting New Collectibles For Record Store Day 2015 (Saturday, April 18)

 Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, is proud to announce the label's electrifying line-up of collectible 7"...

Feb 24, 2015, 10:02 ET
Celtic Thunder and Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, have announced a new catalog partnership, set to begin with the upcoming release of The Very Best of Celtic Thunder. The 20-song collection - which includes seven all-time Celtic Thunder favorites updated and re-recorded by the current ensemble - arrives in stores on March 10.

Celtic Thunder And Legacy Recordings Unite For Major Catalog Partnership

Celtic Thunder and Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, have announced a new catalog partnership, set to begin with the...

Feb 19, 2015, 10:32 ET
Sony Music Entertainment and Legacy Recordings have signed virtuoso guitarist/composer/producer Steve Vai to a new multi-album agreement which includes plans to issue two fresh Vai sets in 2015 beginning with the release of Stillness In Motion - Vai Live in L.A. on April 7, 2015

Sony Music Entertainment and Legacy Recordings Sign Guitarist/Songwriter/Producer Steve Vai to New Multi-Album Deal

 Sony Music Entertainment and Legacy Recordings have signed virtuoso guitarist/composer/producer Steve Vai to a new multi-album agreement which...

Feb 18, 2015, 11:02 ET
Experience Hendrix L.L.C. and Legacy Recordings are releasing "You Can't Use My Name: Curtis Knight & The Squires (Featuring Jimi Hendrix) The RSVP/PPX Sessions" on March 24

Experience Hendrix L.L.C. And Legacy Recordings To Release You Can't Use My Name: Curtis Knight & The Squires (Featuring Jimi Hendrix) The RSVP/PPX Sessions On March 24

 Experience Hendrix L.L.C. and Legacy Recordings are releasing You Can't Use My Name: Curtis Knight & The Squires (Featuring Jimi Hendrix)...

Jan 22, 2015, 16:11 ET
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Manic Street Preachers Celebrate 20th Anniversary of The Holy Bible with Release of Classic Album and 1st North American Tour Dates Since 2009

Praise for The Holy Bible UK Tour: "The Manics go back 20 years to revive the deathly beauty of The Holy Bible and the memory of their lost...

Jan 21, 2015, 09:03 ET
THE SOUND OF MUSIC - 50th ANNIVERSARY EDITION, a multi-format soundtrack release celebrating Rodgers & Hammerstein's 5-time Academy Award-winning movie musical in a newly remastered and expanded version, will be available everywhere on March 10th

Legacy Recordings celebrates beloved movie musical classic The Sound of Music with newly remastered and expanded 50th anniversary edition available March 10, 2015

 THE SOUND OF MUSIC – 50th ANNIVERSARY EDITION, a multi-format soundtrack release celebrating Rodgers & Hammerstein's 5-time Academy...

Jan 08, 2015, 10:32 ET
NOW That's What I Call Music! Vol. 53, to be released February 3

NOW That's What I Call Music! Unveils Tracklist For NOW That's What I Call Music! Vol. 53

The world's best-selling, multi-artist album series, NOW That's What I Call Music!, is proud to announce all of the major hits selected for NOW...

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...