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15 May, 2017, 09:05 ET Sting: The Complete Studio Collection

A&M / Interscope Records / Deutsche Grammophon are honored to announce the release of The Complete Studio Collection on June 9th. Encompassing...


14 Apr, 2017, 11:00 ET Glen Campbell Says 'Adiós' With Final Studio Album

Legendary singer and guitarist Glen Campbell's final studio album, Adiós, will be released June 9 on UMe, capping off an extraordinary career that...


06 Apr, 2017, 12:07 ET Elliott Smith's Acclaimed "XO" And "Figure 8" Albums To Be Reissued On Vinyl April 7

Elliott Smith's major label debut masterpiece, XO, and his kaleidoscopic final studio album, Figure 8, will be reissued on vinyl on April 7 via...


17 Mar, 2017, 09:00 ET Two Dozen Rare And Limited Release Frank Zappa Albums To Be Made Widely Available Around The World Physically And Digitally Via Zappa Records/UMe

Two dozen rare and limited release Frank Zappa recordings will be made widely available around the world when UMe assumes distribution of the...


16 Nov, 2016, 12:00 ET Original Soundtrack For Cult Classic Film "The Man Who Fell To Earth" Released For Very First Time After 40 Years

A film as enigmatic as Nicolas Roeg's 1976 cult classic "The Man Who Fell To Earth" is always going to conjure up mysteries in its wake and one of...


01 Nov, 2016, 15:44 ET Frank Zappa & The Mothers Of Invention's "Uncle Meat" Receives Deluxe Project/Object Treatment As "Meat Light"

The Zappa Family Trust is continuing its excavation and rescue of the vast musical treasures buried in Frank Zappa's extensive vault and will...


25 Oct, 2016, 12:00 ET Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers To Release Two Companion Vinyl Box Sets Featuring Entire Studio Album Repertoire

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers will commemorate the 40th anniversary of their self-titled debut album by releasing two companion vinyl box sets...


07 Oct, 2016, 09:00 ET "20 of Hank Williams' Greatest Hits" Now Available Back On Vinyl Via Mercury Nashville/UMe

It's impossible to overstate the power of Hank Williams' impact on country music, from the DNA imprint of his deeply personal songs to the children...


06 Oct, 2016, 09:00 ET Duane Allman's Posthumous Career Retrospective 'An Anthology' To Be Reissued On Vinyl On October 28 Via Mercury/UMe

Few artists have had as large an impact on popular music in such a short period of time as legendary guitarist Duane Allman. In just four years,...


04 Oct, 2016, 10:00 ET Steve Earle's Iconic Debut, Guitar Town, Celebrated With 30th Anniversary Deluxe Edition Featuring Remastered Album And Previously Unreleased Live Concert From Chicago 1986

 A protégé of legendary songwriters Townes Van Zandt and Guy Clark, multi Grammy award-winning musician, actor, author, playwright...


23 Sep, 2016, 13:01 ET Country Icons Glen Campbell And Merle Haggard's Classic Holiday Albums Available Once Again On Vinyl

 No genre captures the holiday season in all its many facets as well as country music. The genre's storytelling songwriting style is perfect...


23 Sep, 2016, 09:00 ET Justin Bieber's Classic Christmas Album, Under The Mistletoe, Now Available On Vinyl For First Time

 Justin Bieber's Christmas classic, Under The Mistletoe, is now available on vinyl for the first time ever, just in time for the holidays....


16 Sep, 2016, 09:00 ET DJ Shadow Announces Endtroducing 20th Anniversary Endtrospective Edition

 2016 has been a stellar year for experimental hip hop luminary DJ Shadow, aka Josh Davis, with the release of his critically acclaimed studio...


15 Sep, 2016, 10:00 ET UMe Concludes Re-Release Of Entire DGC/Geffen Sonic Youth Catalog On Remastered 'Back To Black' Vinyl, HD Digital Audio, With Three More Reissues

 Sonic Youth's Experimental Jet Set, Trash and No Star (1994), A Thousand Leaves (1998) and NYC Ghosts & Flowers (2000) will be reissued on...


14 Sep, 2016, 10:00 ET James Taylor's Holiday Classic, James Taylor At Christmas, To Be Released On Vinyl For First-Time Ever In Celebration Of Album's 10-Year Anniversary

 In celebration of its 10th anniversary, James Taylor's holiday classic, James Taylor At Christmas, will receive its vinyl debut just in time...


05 Sep, 2016, 10:00 ET September 7th, 2016: This date marks the 80th birthday of the great Buddy Holly

In only 18 months, from when Buddy Holly and the Crickets hit the charts with their first release, "That'll Be The Day," to when he died in a...


30 Aug, 2016, 10:00 ET 'World On A String' Captures Frank Sinatra In Full Splendor On International Stages Throughout His Legendary Career

Frank Sinatra never had a problem with language barriers, he spoke to the heart. His songs served as the soundtrack to people's lives around the...


30 Aug, 2016, 09:30 ET The Beach Boys Celebrate 50 Years Of "Good Vibrations" With Commemorative Sunburst Vinyl EP

 October 10th marks the 50th anniversary of the release of one of popular music's most iconic songs of all time, The Beach Boys' "Good...


18 Jul, 2016, 10:16 ET Megadeth Announces Fall Dates Of The Dystopia World Tour In North America Starting September 20, 2016

 Global metal pioneers MEGADETH premiered their video for the new single "Post American World," along with complete details for the fall dates...


11 Jul, 2016, 08:00 ET International Superstar André Rieu To Release New Album 'Waltzing Forever' On Oct. 14

International superstar André Rieu will release his brand new album "Waltzing Forever" on October 14 via Universal Music Group's UMe...


06 Jul, 2016, 10:00 ET UMe Gives Boyz II Men 25th Anniversary Treatment With Vinyl Releases Of Their Motown Debut, Cooleyhighharmony, And Sophomore Album II, August 19

 Formed at Philadelphia High School for the Creative and Performing Arts by Nathan Morris and Marc Nelson (who eventually left), later joined...


21 Jun, 2016, 10:00 ET UMe Marks 25th Anniversary Of Tesla's 1991 Psychotic Supper Album With Two-LP Vinyl Release, On July 22

 Tesla's third album, Psychotic Supper, the band's third studio album, released on August 30, 1991, was the follow-up to the live Five Man...


17 Mar, 2016, 09:00 ET MEGADETH's New Album 'Dystopia' To Be Issued As A Limited Edition Vinyl Picture Disc

 On April 8th, 2016, Universal Music / Tradecraft / T-Boy Records will issue MEGADETH's new highly successful and critically acclaimed album...


26 Feb, 2016, 11:00 ET Eric Clapton The Live Album Collection 1970-1980

This spring sees the release of all of Eric Clapton's live albums from his recording period with Polydor/RSO,1970-1980. A vinyl-only title, it is a...


18 Feb, 2016, 10:30 ET Frank Sinatra Classics Presented On 180-Gram Vinyl LPs

 The worldwide centennial celebration for entertainment legend Frank Sinatra continues with FSE/UMe's release of six more classic Sinatra...