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May 14, 2020, 09:03 ET Frank Sinatra's Nice 'n' Easy Celebrates 60th Anniversary

Capitol/UMe and Frank Sinatra Enterprises celebrate the 60th anniversary of Frank Sinatra's Nice 'n' Easy, another iconic album in a series of...


Mar 13, 2020, 09:00 ET Bee Gees Vinyl Reissue Series To Be Released By Capitol/UMe Worldwide On May 8

On May 8, Capitol/UMe is set to release five remastered LPs from the storied catalog of the Bee Gees, one of music's most legendary and acclaimed...


Feb 26, 2020, 09:00 ET Matt Monro 'Stranger In Paradise - The Lost New York Sessions' Together With A New Best Of On 2CD And Digital To Be Released By Capitol/UMe On March 13, 2020

Frank Sinatra and London's East End boy made good, Matt Monro, had a fair bit in common. Aside from their vocal similarities, both endured very tough ...


Feb 26, 2020, 09:00 ET Peggy Lee Centennial Year Commemorated With New Music Releases, Tributes, Concerts and Exhibits Throughout 2020

The Peggy Lee Estate today announced Peggy Lee 100, a centennial celebration honoring one of the 20th century's most important musical influences in...


Feb 06, 2020, 12:39 ET Jimi Hendrix's Landmark Final Album, 'Band Of Gypsys,' Celebrated With Remastered 50th Anniversary Vinyl Editions

Jimi Hendrix's immortal 1970 live album, Band of Gypsys, is one of his most influential releases, with the charismatic guitar icon testing the bounds ...


Jan 10, 2020, 12:05 ET Capitol Records Celebrates The Launch Of Bob Seger's Official Artist Channel On YouTube With The Premiere Of A "Night Moves" Lyric Video

Capitol Records/UMe is pleased to announce the debut of Bob Seger's official artist channel on YouTube with the premiere of the brand new lyric video ...


Nov 22, 2019, 09:15 ET Judy Garland "The Man That Got Away" (The Remix), Billboard Dance Club Songs Chart Hit, Released Today

Today, Capitol/UMe digitally releases the radio edit, extended mix, and instrumental version of Eric Kupper's hot new remix for entertainment icon...


Sep 27, 2019, 09:00 ET The Band's Self-Titled Masterpiece Celebrated With Remixed And Expanded 50th Anniversary Edition Releases

When The Band's seminal eponymous second album was released fifty years ago on September 22, 1969, not much more was known about the reclusive group...


Jun 06, 2019, 09:00 ET The Very Very Best Of Crowded House Set For Long-Awaited Vinyl Debut Released July 12ᵗʰ on Capitol / UMe

Originally issued on CD in 2010, The Very Very Best Of Crowded House is set to make its long-awaited vinyl debut on July 12 through Capitol...


May 03, 2019, 10:00 ET America: 'Classic Album Collection - The Capitol Years' 6CD And Digital Collection To Be Released May 24 By Capitol/UMe

On May 24, Capitol/UMe will release America: Classic Album Collection - The Capitol Years, a new 6CD box set and digital collection presenting the...


May 01, 2019, 10:01 ET Glen Campbell's Remarkable Life And Catalog Celebrated With Career-Spanning Four-Disc Box Set 'Glen Campbell - The Legacy [1961-2017]'

Glen Campbell's inimitable life and trailblazing career is being celebrated with Glen Campbell – The Legacy [1961-2017], an updated and expanded...


Feb 21, 2019, 09:00 ET Steve Miller Band Announces New 180-Gram Vinyl Box Set, 'Complete Albums Volume 2 (1977-2011),' For Worldwide Release On May 24 Via Capitol/UMe

In 2018, the legendary Steve Miller Band's Complete Albums Volume 1 (1968-1976) debuted as an unprecedented and acclaimed 9LP vinyl box set,...


Jan 17, 2019, 09:00 ET Nat King Cole Centennial Celebration Begins With Special Music Releases

With the direct participation of the Nat King Cole Estate, and as part of the celebration of the global entertainment legend's centennial year,...


Oct 12, 2018, 09:00 ET Capitol/UMe To Release Neil Diamond - '50th Anniversary Collector's Edition' On November 30, 2018

On November 30, Capitol/UMe will celebrate a half-century of top-shelf music-making with the release of Neil Diamond's 50th Anniversary Collector's...


Oct 10, 2018, 09:00 ET Lost Glen Campbell Album 'Sings For The King' Featuring Songs Recorded For Elvis Presley Discovered And Released Half A Century Later

From 1964 to 1968—in between recording sessions with the Wrecking Crew, touring with the Beach Boys, and recording his own albums—Glen Campbell was...


Sep 21, 2018, 10:30 ET Bee Gees 'Timeless: The All-Time Greatest Hits' To Be Released Worldwide On 2LP Vinyl October 26

On October 26, Capitol/UMe will release the Bee Gees' Timeless: The All-Time Greatest Hits in a 2LP vinyl edition. Already available on CD and...


Sep 07, 2018, 09:00 ET Billy Idol's 'Vital Idol' Is 'Revitalized'

Billy Idol's 1980's remix collection, Vital Idol, is getting a modern-day upgrade with Vital Idol: Revitalized, set for release on CD and digital by...


Sep 06, 2018, 10:30 ET Frank Sinatra's Landmark 1958 Album 'Frank Sinatra Sings For Only The Lonely' Receives New Stereo Mix For Expanded 60th Anniversary Edition

Frank Sinatra's intimate 1958 opus, Frank Sinatra Sings For Only The Lonely, has been newly mixed in stereo for an expanded 60th Anniversary Edition...


Jul 30, 2018, 14:01 ET Bobbie Gentry 'The Girl From Chickasaw County - The Complete Capitol Masters' Available September 21 Via Capitol/UMe

In 1967, an enigmatic singer, songwriter and producer named Bobbie Gentry rose out of the Mississippi delta and enchanted audiences around the world...


Jun 29, 2018, 09:00 ET The Band's 'Music From Big Pink' Celebrated With Remixed And Expanded 50th Anniversary Edition Releases

On July 1, 1968, The Band's landmark debut album, Music from Big Pink, seemed to spring from nowhere and everywhere. Drawing from the American roots...


Jun 22, 2018, 10:00 ET Capitol/UMe To Release Neil Diamond - Hot August Night III On August 17, 2018

On August 17, Capitol/UMe will celebrate one of the century's most electrifying live albums, with the release of Neil Diamond's Hot August Night Ill, ...


May 10, 2018, 09:00 ET The Beach Boys Announce New Album For Worldwide Release On June 8: 'The Beach Boys With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra'

The Beach Boys are pleased to announce a new album, The Beach Boys With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, to be released worldwide on June 8 by...


Apr 13, 2018, 10:00 ET Andy Gibb's Top Hits Collected For 'The Very Best Of Andy Gibb' Released Today By Capitol/UMe

Andy Gibb's top hits have been collected for a new CD and digital collection, The Very Best Of Andy Gibb, released today by Capitol/UMe. The Very...


Mar 16, 2018, 09:00 ET Frank Sinatra - 'Standing Room Only' To Be Released Worldwide On May 4

In an unparalleled entertainment career spanning seven decades, Frank Sinatra became a timeless, indelible cultural icon for the world. His live...


Mar 13, 2018, 09:00 ET Frank Sinatra 'Baby Blue Eyes… May The First Voice You Hear Be Mine'

Frank Sinatra always saluted his audience with a toast: "May You Live To Be A Hundred And The Last Voice You Hear Be Mine." Envisioned as a child's...