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Nov 25, 2015, 01:00 ET
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PlayStation®4 (PS4™) Sales Surpass 30.2 Million Units Worldwide

 Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCE) today announced that the PlayStation®4 (PS4™) computer entertainment system has cumulatively...

Nov 24, 2015, 10:34 ET
Sony Music Masterworks And Broadway Records To Release the Original Soundtrack Of The NBC Television Event "The Wiz Live!"

Sony Music Masterworks And Broadway Records to Release the Original Soundtrack of the NBC Television Event "The Wiz LIVE!"

 Sony Music Masterworks and Broadway Records will release the original soundtrack of the NBC Television event "The Wiz LIVE!" Available now for...

Nov 23, 2015, 16:31 ET

Sony Music Strikes Original Video Content Deal with YouTube star Kurt Hugo Schneider for New Digital Series

 Sony Music Entertainment is partnering with YouTube star Kurt Hugo Schneider to develop a new original series for digital video that will...

Nov 23, 2015, 15:13 ET

HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 2 Arriving on Digital HD Dec. 22 in time for the Holidays! On Blu-ray 3D™ Combo Pack, Blu-ray™ Combo Pack & DVD Jan. 12

Sony Pictures Animation's monster family box-office hit HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 2, which grossed more than $430 million in theaters worldwide to...

Nov 12, 2015, 16:00 ET

Sony Electronics and Sony Music Entertainment join to promote Carrie Underwood's "Storyteller" in High Resolution Audio

Sony Electronics, a leader in premium audio products, announced today in cooperation with Sony Music Entertainment that they will provide a free...

Nov 12, 2015, 16:00 ET
Sony Hi-Res Audio Listening Stations are now available in nearly 80 Best Buy Magnolia Design Center stores nationwide.

Hi-Res Listening Stations Now Available at Nearly 80 Magnolia Design Center Locations

 Sony Electronics, a leader in premium entertainment products, announced today in conjunction with Best Buy, the leader in retail electronics,...

Nov 12, 2015, 11:35 ET

PlayStation™Vue Live TV Service Expands To Amazon Fire TV, Amazon Fire TV Stick And Google Chromecast

 Sony Network Entertainment International LLC (SNEI) today announced the pioneering cloud-based TV service, PlayStation™Vue, is expanding...

Nov 10, 2015, 12:30 ET
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Unveils First 4K Ultra HD Discs

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Unveils First 4K Ultra HD Discs

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (SPHE) today announced the studio's first releases in the next-generation 4K Ultra HD™ Disc format, which...

Nov 10, 2015, 11:00 ET

"SPECTRE," The 24th James Bond Adventure, Awarded A Guinness World Records™ Title For Largest Film Stunt Explosion

In addition to breaking box office records across the globe, SPECTRE, the 24th James Bond adventure, has been awarded a Guinness World...

Nov 05, 2015, 13:04 ET
Portrait Records Releases Debut Holiday Album from LEXI WALKER - 13-Year-Old YouTube Singing Sensation on November 20, 2015.

Portrait Records Signs Lexi Walker 13-Year-Old YouTube Singing Sensation

 Sony Music Masterworks imprint Portrait Records signs singing sensation Lexi Walker, the dynamic 13-year-old whose performance of "Let It Go"...

Nov 05, 2015, 11:38 ET

Placido Domingo Brings In The Holiday Season With The Release Of His New Album, My Christmas

 A heart-warming world of Christmas magic comes alive on Placido Domingo's new holiday album, My Christmas (Sony Classical). Available now, the...

Nov 05, 2015, 09:00 ET
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The Complete Disney And ESPN Media Networks Lineup - Including ESPN, ABC Owned Local Stations, Disney Channel And ABC Family - Is Coming To PlayStation™Vue

 Disney and ESPN Media Networks and Sony Network Entertainment International LLC (SNEI) today announced an agreement to bring the company's...

Nov 04, 2015, 12:34 ET
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Sony Adds Uncompressed RAW and Phase Detect AF for Faster and More Precise Autofocus to a7 II Full Frame Camera

 Sony Electronics, a worldwide leader in digital imaging and the world's largest image sensor manufacturer, has announced plans to release a...

Nov 03, 2015, 10:00 ET

The New 007 Film, "SPECTRE," Comes To Mexico

The new 007 film, SPECTRE, has come to Mexico, and to celebrate its partnership, Interjet has modified the design of two of its planes for the...

Nov 01, 2015, 15:58 ET

James Bond Makes History

 Albert R. Broccoli's EON Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, and Sony Pictures Entertainment announced today that SPECTRE has shattered...

Oct 29, 2015, 16:45 ET

Travis Pastrana Joins Sony's Team Action Cam

 Sony, a worldwide leader in digital imaging, is proud to introduce freestyle motocross legend Travis Pastrana as the newest member of Team...

Oct 29, 2015, 16:15 ET
Sony Pictures Animation's OPEN SEASON: SCARED SILLY is coming out on Blu-ray combo pack, DVD and Digital HD March 8, 2016.

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Open Season with All-New Mystery Adventure for the Whole Family, OPEN SEASON: SCARED SILLY

 In celebration of Open Season's 10th Anniversary, Sony Pictures Animation will present an all-new animated movie, OPEN SEASON: SCARED SILLY,...

Oct 29, 2015, 14:04 ET

Theo Croker And DVRKFUNK Release New 5-Song Digital EP

 Theo Croker and his band DVRKFUNK release a new 5-song digital EP, DVRKFUNK, via OKeh / DDB Records, available now. The EP arrives...

Oct 29, 2015, 12:39 ET

Igor Levit: Bach, Beethoven, Rzewski Album Available via Sony Classical on October 30, 2015

 Sony Classical announces the release of Pianist Igor Levit's third album - Bach, Beethoven, Rzewski.  Available October 30, the album...

Oct 29, 2015, 12:21 ET

Sony Music Entertainment and Artist Legacy Group, LLC Enter Groundbreaking New Joint Venture Agreement to Provide Comprehensive Brand Management Services

Sony Music Entertainment ("SME") and Artist Legacy Group, LLC ("ALG") have entered into a groundbreaking joint venture agreement it was announced...