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Sep 15, 2015, 09:00 ET The Beatles' Videos And Top Hits Come Together For The First Time

After The Beatles stopped touring, and because traveling around the globe to promote new releases was impossible, the band increasingly made what...


Sep 11, 2015, 10:00 ET UMe Celebrates B.B. King's 90th Birthday With Release Of Three Classic Albums On Vinyl, remastered Classics For Digital Including Out Of Print Crown Catalog

 The world of music lost one of its all-time legends when the great blues guitarist B. B. King passed away on May 14, at the age of...


Sep 11, 2015, 10:00 ET Chris Cornell Unveils New Music Video For "Nearly Forgot My Broken Heart"

Multiple Grammy® Award-winning, Golden Globe nominated and acclaimed singer and songwriter Chris Cornell has revealed the official music video...


Sep 03, 2015, 13:35 ET Public Enemy Live From Metropolis Studios

 On August 6, 2014, Hip-Hop legends Public Enemy performed at London's world-renowned Metropolis Studios in the most intimate gig of their...


Sep 01, 2015, 09:00 ET Out Now: Pitch Perfect 2 Special Edition Includes Extra Tracks, Remixes And More!

 The Special Edition of Pitch Perfect 2 soundtrack, featuring extra tracks, remixes, and expanded packaging is available today in stores...


Aug 12, 2015, 10:00 ET Hollywood Vampires Announce Rare Performances

 In 1972, on the Sunset Strip at a club called the Rainbow Bar & Grill, the Hollywood Vampires were born in the upstairs bar.  It was...


Aug 12, 2015, 09:00 ET Chris Cornell To Release Higher Truth September 18, 2015

 Multiple Grammy® Award-winning, Golden Globe Nominated and acclaimed singer and songwriter Chris Cornell will release his fifth studio...


Aug 10, 2015, 11:00 ET Bryan Adams Returns With New Studio Album, "Get Up," Produced By ELO Frontman Jeff Lynne

 Multi-platinum recording artist Bryan Adams is set to release his thirteenth studio album, Get Up (UMe), on October 16th. Produced by...


Aug 05, 2015, 09:00 ET Legendary Hollywood Vampires Rise Again

 In 1972, on the Sunset Strip at a club called the Rainbow Bar & Grill, the Hollywood Vampires were born in the upstairs bar.  It was...


Jul 29, 2015, 12:00 ET Frank Zappa Has A New Home With Universal Music Enterprises For Long-Term, Global Licensing And Rights Management Agreement

The Zappa Family Trust has partnered with Universal Music Enterprises (UMe) for a long-term, global licensing agreement for Frank Zappa's entire...


Jul 28, 2015, 09:00 ET Amy Winehouse's First Two Albums, "Frank" And GRAMMY®-Winning "Back To Black," Get Digitally Remastered By UMe

 Amy Winehouse's career, though meteoric, was unfortunately cut short by tragedy, but the multi-GRAMMY® Award winner's musical legacy can...


Jul 22, 2015, 09:00 ET Bob Marley's 70th Birthday Year Celebration Continues With Two Vinyl Box Set Releases

 Bob Marley's 70th birthday year-long celebration (2015) continues with the release of two new box sets, The Complete Island Recordings...


Jul 20, 2015, 09:00 ET Wolfmother Deluxe Two-CD and Two-LP Vinyl Versions Mark 10th Anniversary Of Band's Debut Album, Slated for Release by Interscope/Universal Music Enterprises September 25

 Universal Music Enterprises will mark the 10th anniversary of Australian Grammy-winning rockers Wolfmother's self-titled Modular/Interscope...


Jul 07, 2015, 09:00 ET Chris Cornell Reissues First Solo Album, Changes Title To Original Euphoria Mourning

 When GRAMMY-winning, GOLDEN GLOBE® nominated singer/songwriter and rock icon Chris Cornell was about to release his 1999 solo debut on...


Jun 30, 2015, 14:28 ET Rolling Stones' Live Performance Of Classic Album "Sticky Fingers" Available On Apple Music Today

A special, one-off concert by the Rolling Stones last month, performing their classic album Sticky Fingers live at the Fonda Theatre in Los...


Jun 23, 2015, 09:00 ET Nirvana's Self-titled Collection Debuts On Vinyl And Blu-Ray Pure Audio

 On August 28, 2015, Nirvana's self-titled, double platinum-selling (United States) / 7x platinum-selling (Worldwide) posthumous collection...


Jun 16, 2015, 10:00 ET Global Superstar Andrea Bocelli The Complete Pop Albums-Remastered Available In A Beautiful 16-CD Box Set

Renowned Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli is the most successful classical solo artist ever and one of the best-selling performers in any genre, having...


Jun 09, 2015, 10:00 ET P.O.D.'s New Studio Album, 'The Awakening,' To Be Released Worldwide On August 21 By T-Boy/UMe

Multi-platinum, GRAMMY®-nominated SoCal hard-rockers P.O.D. will release...


Jun 09, 2015, 09:00 ET Les Paul Icon Celebrates the Les Paul 100th Anniversary as UMe Releases His Greatest Hits, Both Instrumental and Featuring Vocals by Mary Ford, out now

 June 9 marks the actual 100th birthday of Les Paul, creator of the electric solid body guitar, multi-track recording and numerous other...


May 26, 2015, 09:00 ET THE WHO "WHO HITS 50" 2015

 There is no more significant a milestone in Rock Music than the 50th Anniversary. Through the decades, THE WHO redefined rock music as...