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May 19, 2010, 08:05 ET

Burton Cummings, Guess Who Rock Great, Returns With 'Above The Ground,' First New Solo Studio Album Released in U.S. in 20 Years

For one of the great voices in rock, Burton Cummings, the famed lead singer, keyboardist and co-writer for The Guess Who -- renowned for timeless...

May 17, 2010, 12:00 ET

Something Corporate Hits the Road!

The wait is finally over!  After a multi-year hiatus, Something Corporate is returning to the road on a multi-city tour during the month of...

May 12, 2010, 16:22 ET

Stunning Jackson 5 Live Performances Discovered in Motown Vault

The Jackson 5: J5 Live @ The Forum is a new 2-CD set released June 22 that uncovers an amazing chapter from the phenomenal career of Michael...

May 12, 2010, 08:00 ET
May 03, 2010, 14:25 ET

REVOLUTIONS - THE VERY BEST OF STEVE WINWOOD

Island Records/UMe will release the definitive career retrospective of one of the all-time greats of rock 'n' roll on June 8, 2010.  Entitled...

Apr 27, 2010, 08:05 ET

Essential Collector's Tracks Now Available on Rarities Editions of Classic Albums From Eric Clapton, Cream, Bob Marley, Marvin Gaye, Lynyrd Skynyrd, The Velvet Underground, Meat Loaf and The Commitments

Comprised of essential collector's tracks associated with a classic album from a classic artist, Rarities Editions from Eric Clapton, Bob Marley,...

Apr 20, 2010, 08:05 ET

Peter Frampton's 'Thank You Mr Churchill' To Be Released April 27

Following his Grammy Award-winning instrumental album, 2006's Fingerprints, Peter Frampton returns this spring with Thank You Mr Churchill...

Apr 19, 2010, 09:05 ET

Ten Classic Bon Jovi Albums Presented as Special Editions Featuring Rare Recordings as Bonus Tracks

On May 11, Bon Jovi will re-release their classic studio albums as Special Editions.  Each of the band's first 10 albums – Bon Jovi,...

Mar 30, 2010, 08:05 ET

Sing-Along to the Jackson 5's Biggest Hits With New J Is For Jackson 5 Album From Universal Music Family

The Jackson 5 were fun to listen to and they were also a family. It is no surprise, then, that singing along with them to "ABC" or "I Want You...

Mar 29, 2010, 08:05 ET

The Reunion of Alt-Rock Favorite Something Corporate Includes Concerts, New Recordings, and Retrospective Played in Space: the Best of Something Corporate

After a multi-year hiatus, Something Corporate has reunited, marking the occasion with a return to the studio and the stage, as well as a...

Mar 22, 2010, 20:24 ET

The Runaways Rock on The Mercury Albums Anthology: Two-CD Package Features the First Four Albums From the Rebellious and Pioneering All-Girl Band

The Runaways, considered among the most influential forces for female artists in rock history--and celebrated in the film The Runaways, which...

Mar 22, 2010, 12:05 ET

Katharine McPhee Engages Her Fans With Unique Digital Marketing Efforts for New Album UNBROKEN

By offering her numerous fans fresh and creative ways to take part in promoting her music career in the digital universe, Katharine McPhee has been...

Mar 17, 2010, 13:59 ET

DUE VOCI - Songwriter Diane Warren's Hits Classically Reinterpreted

Legendary songwriting machine Diane Warren, who has penned some of the most recognizable songs over the past 25 years, has joined forces with...

Mar 09, 2010, 07:05 ET

To Celebrate Induction Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Jimmy Cliff's New EP You Can Get It If You Really Want is Exclusively Available on the iTunes Store

Jimmy Cliff's new EP You Can Get It If You Really Want (Island/UMe) is available today exclusively on the iTunes Store. The download-only EP...

Feb 25, 2010, 08:05 ET
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The Rolling Stones' Iconic 'Exile on Main Street' to be Released With Never-Before-Heard Tracks

Universal Music Group is pleased to announce the re-release of The Rolling Stones' album Exile on Main Street with an additional 10...

Feb 24, 2010, 08:05 ET

Jamie Cullum, VEVO, Yelp & Yamaha Launch Nationwide Pursuit for Lost Piano Keys!

The cover of Jamie Cullum's new album The Pursuit (out March 2nd on Verve Forecast) shows the Grammy & Golden Globe nominated...

Feb 23, 2010, 07:05 ET

Don't Quit(R) Music and Mixed Martial Arts Superstar Randy Couture Brings a Rockin' Workout Playlist to the iTunes Store

Randy Couture, one of the athletes credited with bringing mixed martial arts into the mainstream of American pop culture and sports, has teamed...

Feb 12, 2010, 08:05 ET

America Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Country Great Loretta Lynn's Debut Charting Single With Albums and More During Yearlong Celebration

Marking the 50th anniversary of her first charting single--1960's "I'm A Honky Tonk Girl"--country music great Loretta Lynn received a prestigious...

Feb 08, 2010, 18:24 ET

First Retrospective From Saliva, Moving Forward In Reverse: Greatest Hits, Features Hard Rockers 'Always,' 'Broken Sunday,' 'Click Click Boom,' 'Ladies and Gentlemen' Plus One Brand New Track and More

From hit movies about car racing to Wrestlemania to nationwide television broadcasts of college basketball, one particular band has been tapped to...

Feb 07, 2010, 21:35 ET

The Who Rocks Bridgestone Super Bowl Halftime Show at Super Bowl XLIV on CBS

The Who, led by rock legends Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey, transformed the Bridgestone Super Bowl Halftime Show into the most exciting 12...