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Dec 24, 2014, 07:04 ET

Collabro, Britain's Got Talent Winners Release Debut Album Stars Available Now

Collabro, the musical theatre pop boy band that charmed the U.K., and the 2014 winner of Britain's Got Talent, release their debut album...

Dec 10, 2014, 12:23 ET

Sony Music Masterworks Earns 6 Nominations For The 2015 GRAMMY Awards In Multiple Genres

 Sony Music Masterworks receives 6 GRAMMY nominations for the 2015 GRAMMY Awards in multiple genres including Jazz, American Roots, World...

Dec 09, 2014, 15:18 ET

2CELLOS Create A New Dimension With Celloverse Album Available January 27, 2015

 2CELLOS, music's most electric and dynamic instrumental duo, return with their new album Celloverse (Portrait/Sony Music Masterworks) on...

Nov 13, 2014, 13:38 ET

The Piano Guys Release New Music Video

Musical YouTube sensation, The Piano Guys, have released a brand new music video from their newest studio album, Wonders; an instrumental...

Oct 30, 2014, 14:34 ET

Gabriel Kahane Releases New Digital EP Haircuts and Airports Available As A Free Download At Playbill.com For A Limited Time Starting October 31st

A follow up to The Ambassador, hailed by Rolling Stone as "one of the year's very best albums," the Haircuts & Airports EP is a continuation of...

Oct 29, 2014, 14:55 ET

Sony Music Masterworks Signs Emily West

Sony Music Masterworks announces the signing of Emily West to the Portrait imprint. The powerhouse vocalist and songwriter was a finalist on Season...

Oct 27, 2014, 14:18 ET

Vocalist And Songwriter Sachal Signs To Sony Music Masterworks

 Sony Music Masterworks announces the signing of vocalist/songwriter Sachal to its OKeh Records imprint.  He will release his first album...

Oct 22, 2014, 14:33 ET

2CELLOS Release New Music Video For "The Trooper (Overture)"

 2CELLOS release a new music video for "The Trooper (Overture)," a mash up of Iron Maiden's hit "The Trooper" and Gioachino Rossini's William...

Oct 16, 2014, 12:02 ET

The Piano Guys Land Highest Chart Debut Of Career

 What began as an experiment and then exploded into an Internet phenomenon has now evolved into an incredible success story. The Piano Guys,...

Sep 16, 2014, 10:04 ET

The Blind Boys Of Alabama & Taj Mahal Celebrate The Season By "Talkin' Christmas!"

 This holiday season, music lovers will have a lot to celebrate because The Blind Boys of Alabama & Taj Mahal will...

Sep 03, 2014, 07:04 ET

Brazilian Music Icon Sergio Mendes Releases Eclectic OKeh Records Debut - Magic - Available September 9

 In a career that spans more than half a century, Sergio Mendes is an old hand at creating a unique sonic blend that electrifies a mass global...

Aug 20, 2014, 17:14 ET

Liam Bailey's Debut Album "Definitely Now" Out Now On Flying Buddha/Sony Music Masterworks

UK soul/rock singer Liam Bailey sings with a raw expressiveness that has drawn comparisons to Jimi Hendrix, Jack White, Queens of the Stone Age and...

Aug 07, 2014, 14:08 ET

Kat Edmonson Releases The Big Picture Out September 30 On Sony Music Masterworks

 Kat Edmonson announces October tour dates in support of her third album, The Big Picture out September 30 via Sony Music Masterworks. A full...

Jul 31, 2014, 09:00 ET

Sony Music Masterworks Signs One-Man A Cappella Vocalist And YouTube Star Peter Hollens For Global Distribution

 Sony Music Masterworks announces a worldwide recording agreement with YouTube star Peter Hollens. His debut album will be released on the...

Jul 21, 2014, 12:22 ET

Jackie Evancho Releases New Album Awakening On September 23

Platinum-selling, 14-year-old vocal sensation Jackie Evancho will release her third studio album, Awakening, on September 23 coinciding with an...

Jul 08, 2014, 12:15 ET

Look Again To The Wind: Johnny Cash's Bitter Tears Revisited - A Special Release Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Cash's Landmark Album Available August 19

Of all the dozens of albums released by Johnny Cash during his nearly half-century career, 1964's Bitter Tears: Ballads of the American Indian was...

Jun 16, 2014, 14:38 ET

Sony Music Masterworks Releases Gustavo Santaolalla's Camino

 Gustavo Santaolalla's solo instrumental album Ronroco was a game-changer for the visionary artist when it was released in 1998. Camino, to be...

Jun 10, 2014, 09:04 ET

Jackie Evancho Releases Unique Cover Of "The Rains Of Castamere" From Hit HBO Series Game Of Thrones

 Jackie Evancho releases a unique cover of the haunting folk song "The Rains of Castamere" from the hit HBO series Game of Thrones. It was...

Jun 06, 2014, 12:30 ET

Brazilian Chantuese Bebel Gilberto Returns With First Studio Album In Five Years Tudo Available August 19 On Portrait

World renowned, multi-Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Bebel Gilberto will heat up the summer season with her trademark blend of warm Brazilian...

May 23, 2014, 11:21 ET

The Piano Guys Release New Music Video "The Story of My Life"

 Utah's favorite dads, The Piano Guys, release their latest self-made music video, "The Story of My Life."  Check out the video here. The...