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Sep 10, 2012, 12:00 ET Megadeth's Double Platinum 'Countdown to Extinction' Album Remastered And Expanded For 20th Anniversary Edition, To Be Released November 6th By Capitol/EMI

Megadeth's Dave Mustaine has personally overseen a new 20th Anniversary Edition of the band's most popular album, 1992's double Platinum-certified...


Aug 08, 2012, 09:00 ET The Beach Boys Continue 50th Anniversary Celebration With Two New Hits Collections And 12 Remastered Studio Albums To Be Released Worldwide By Capitol/EMI

Celebrating their 50th Anniversary this year, The Beach Boys have performed more than 50 concerts since April and had their highest-ever debut on...


Apr 25, 2012, 08:00 ET The Beach Boys Launch New Single and Announce New Album Details: 'That's Why God Made The Radio' to be Released June 5 by Capitol/EMI

The founding members of The Beach Boys, one of the world's most legendary bands in popular music history, have reunited for a global 50th Anniversary ...


Oct 18, 2011, 03:38 ET Dave Koz's Ultimate Christmas Collection, Featuring 18 Holiday Classics, is Out Today

Ultimate Christmas, featuring 18 holiday songs performed by Dave Koz, was released today by Capitol/EMI. The collection features the six-time GRAMMY® ...


Aug 17, 2011, 10:41 ET Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band's Multi-Platinum 'Live Bullet' and 'Nine Tonight' Concert Albums Remastered With Bonus Tracks for Release on September 13

In preparation for Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band's return to the road this Fall for a second leg to their 2011 North American Tour, Capitol/EMI...


Jun 02, 2011, 05:58 ET Capitol/EMI Celebrates Black Music Month With the Digital Release of 'The Soul Of Capitol Records: Rare & Well-Done (Vol. 1)' Available Now

In honor of Black Music Month, Capitol/EMI has released a new digital compilation, The Soul Of Capitol Records: Rare & Well-Done (Vol. 1). The...


May 31, 2011, 11:00 ET Roxette's New Album, 'Charm School,' and New 'Greatest Hits' Collection to Be Released July 26 by Capitol/EMI

After 25 years as a world-famous act with more than 70 million albums sold, one of Sweden's top pop groups steps back into the spotlight a decade...


May 24, 2011, 12:00 ET Capitol/EMI to Release Maze's Greatest Hits on June 21, Commemorating Black Music Month

On June 21, Capitol/EMI will release a new 15-track collection of Maze featuring Frankie Beverly's Greatest Hits. Commemorating Black Music Month and ...


May 23, 2011, 02:29 ET Capitol/EMI to Digitally Debut 22 Classic Peggy Lee Albums This Week, Commemorating Music & Film Legend's 91st Birthday

Capitol/EMI will commemorate what would have been Peggy Lee's 91st birthday on May 26 by digitally releasing 22 classic albums from the renowned...


Apr 19, 2011, 11:00 ET Megadeth's Vital 'Peace Sells... But Who's Buying?' Album Remastered and Expanded for 25th Anniversary 2CD and Digital Audio Packages, and a Deluxe 5Disc+3LP Box Set

Megadeth's vital, Platinum-certified album, Peace Sells... But Who's Buying?, has been digitally remastered for the first time and expanded for a...


Apr 05, 2011, 11:00 ET George Thorogood and The Destroyers to Release New Studio Album, 2120 South Michigan Avenue, on July 12

On their 17th studio album, George Thorogood and The Destroyers pay tribute to their Chess Records heroes, including many of Thorogood's legendary...


Mar 30, 2011, 01:40 ET Simply Red's 'Farewell - Live In Concert At Sydney Opera House' Marks the End of an Exceptional Career

In 2010, after 25 years of success, Mick Hucknall announced his decision to disband Simply Red and in 2011 took the band on a final tour of the world ...


Mar 14, 2011, 09:00 ET The Beach Boys' Legendary 'SMiLE' Album Sessions to be Released this Year by Capitol/EMI

Between the summer of 1966 and early 1967, The Beach Boys recorded, in several sessions, a bounty of songs and drafts for an album, SMiLE, that was...


Mar 01, 2011, 11:30 ET Leon Russell's Top Tracks Gathered for 'The Best Of Leon Russell,' to be Released April 5 by Capitol/EMI

Leon Russell's top 1970s classics have been gathered for a new CD and digital collection, The Best Of Leon Russell, to be released April 5 by...


Feb 22, 2011, 11:30 ET Capitol/EMI to Release Limited Edition Vinyl Titles for The Beach Boys and Syd Barrett Exclusively for Record Store Day: April 16

To support Record Store Day on April 16, Capitol/EMI will release limited edition vinyl titles for The Beach Boys and Syd Barrett, to be sold...


Dec 16, 2010, 11:00 ET Bob Seger Ringtones Debut Today

Today, Bob Seger will offer a free ringtone of "Katmandu" from his multi-platinum selling double album Live Bullet to kick off the first offering of...


Nov 01, 2010, 11:00 ET Frank Sinatra's 1957 Holiday Classic, 'A Jolly Christmas from Frank Sinatra' Remastered for Limited Edition Vinyl Release on November 26

Frank Sinatra's 1957 holiday classic, A Jolly Christmas from Frank Sinatra, will be released Friday, November 26 as a limited edition, 180-gram vinyl ...


Oct 19, 2010, 10:00 ET George Harrison's 'All Things Must Pass' Remastered and Restored for Limited Edition, Numbered 3 LP Vinyl Collection Commemorating Album's 40th Anniversary

On Friday, November 26, George Harrison's magnificent 1970 solo debut, All Things Must Pass, will be released in a limited edition, numbered 180-gram ...


Oct 04, 2010, 11:00 ET Poison's Top Hits and Roof-Raising Concert Performances Gathered for New 2CD Boxed Set, 'Nothin' But a Good Time: The Poison Collection,' to be Released November 9 by Capitol/EMI

Poison's biggest hits and classic concert performances have been gathered for a new 2CD boxed collection to be released November 9 by Capitol/EMI....


Sep 14, 2010, 11:30 ET Capitol/EMI to Release Jethro Tull's 'Stand Up' in Expanded Collectors Edition on October 25

On October 25, Capitol/EMI will release an expanded Collector's Edition of Jethro Tull's Stand Up in a deluxe 2CD/DVD Audio package with replicated...


Sep 01, 2010, 11:00 ET Crowded House's Top Hits and Fan Favorites Gathered for 'The Very Very Best Of Crowded House,' to be Released October 26 by Capitol/EMI

19 of Crowded House's top hits and fan favorites have been gathered for a new CD and digital collection to be released October 26 by Capitol/EMI....


Aug 25, 2010, 11:30 ET Marcy Playground 'Indaba Remixes from Wonderland' to be Released September 28 by Capitol/EMI

Marcy Playground are excited to announce the September 28 release of their forthcoming album Indaba Remixes from Wonderland by Capitol/EMI. Indaba...


Jul 26, 2010, 03:30 ET Duran Duran's 'Notorious' and 'Big Thing' Albums Remastered and Expanded for New Limited Special Editions

Following the recent release of expanded editions of Duran Duran's first three albums, Capitol/EMI is pleased to announce the September 28 release of ...


Jul 15, 2010, 10:00 ET Queensryche's Triple-Platinum 'Empire' Remastered and Expanded for 20th Anniversary Edition, to be Released September 14 by Capitol/EMI

Queensryche has partnered with Capitol/EMI for the September 14 release of an expanded 20th Anniversary Edition of the band's triple...


May 26, 2010, 11:00 ET Capitol/EMI to Release New Dandy Warhols Collection, 'The Capitol Years: 1995-2007,' Collecting the Band's Best Tracks Plus a Brand New Song, on August 24

A new CD and digital collection of 14 Dandy Warhols standout singles and album tracks, plus one brand new song, will be released by Capitol/EMI in...