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Oct 06, 2015, 09:00 ET Back to the Future: Music from the Motion Picture Soundtrack Marks Historic Film's 30th Anniversary with Two-Sided Vinyl Picture Disc on October 21

 Thirty years after the release of Robert Zemeckis' beloved time-travel feature film, Back to the Future, we still don't have hover skateboards...


Oct 02, 2015, 13:00 ET MEGADETH Unleash New Studio Album 'Dystopia' Available January 22, 2016

 Thrash metal genre pioneers MEGADETH will kick off the new year with the release of their 15th studio album Dystopia on Universal...


Sep 15, 2015, 09:30 ET Frank Sinatra Centennial Celebration Continues With Commemorative Vinyl LP Releases

Continuing Frank Sinatra's centennial year celebration ahead of the icon's December 12 birthday, three classic 1965 Sinatra albums will be reissued...


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 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 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 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...


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...


May 04, 2015, 09:00 ET "Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck," From Acclaimed Filmmaker Brett Morgen, To Be Released On Blu-ray And DVD Formats With Bonus Content Fall 2015

 Hailed as one of the most innovative and intimate documentaries of all time, experience Kurt Cobain like never before in the only ever fully...


Apr 23, 2015, 09:00 ET The Barden Bellas Are Back!

The Barden Bellas are back to pitch slap the world. Pitch Perfect 2, the highly-anticipated sequel to the smash hit and platinum-selling...


Mar 17, 2015, 09:00 ET Universal Music Enterprises To Release Vinyl Box Set Of The Complete American Recordings Of Johnny Cash

 Considered to be one of the most influential artists of the 20th century, Johnny Cash, the multi-platinum-selling country music legend,...


Mar 13, 2015, 09:00 ET Tupac Shakur's Landmark Release 'Me Against The World' Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary

 Me Against The World is considered one of the most influential rap albums of all-time and serves as an artistic milestone in Tupac Shakur's...


Feb 10, 2014, 09:02 ET George Thorogood & The Destroyers To Kick-Off 40th Anniversary National U.S. & Canadian Tour On February 27

 George Thorogood & The Destroyers will be kicking off their 40th Anniversary with a 2014 national U.S. and Canadian tour starting...


Jul 19, 2013, 07:03 ET Universal Music Enterprises And Milyoni Announce Free Interactive Concert Of The Smashing Pumpkins' Iconic "The Aeroplane Flies High" On July 20

 Universal Music Enterprises (UMe) and Milyoni, the leader in #SocialVideo, today announced a virtual concert-going experience featuring The...


Jul 03, 2012, 11:23 ET Monster Invasion - Biggest Band In America -- KISS -- Announce New Album Monster In Stores October 15, Internationally, October 16 In North America

 Rock legends KISS return with Monster, the 20th studio album in their historic career, set for release on October 15 (October 16 in...


Jan 26, 2012, 11:30 ET Blues Traveler Celebrates 25-Year Milestone With a 2-CD Retrospective Featuring All Their Hits Plus New Recording and Unreleased Rarities

Over the course of their illustrious 25-year career, Blues Traveler have sold more than 10 million combined units worldwide, played over 2,000...


Jan 17, 2012, 10:00 ET Universal Music Enterprises New Iron Maiden Release EN VIVO!

Universal Music Enterprises (UMe) is proud to announce the release of "EN VIVO!," a new live IRON MAIDEN Blu-ray™, 2-DVDSet and double...


Jan 10, 2012, 09:00 ET UMe Celebrates the New Year with a Fresh Batch from the Highly Successfull ICON Series

 On January 10, 2012,  Universal Music Enterprises (UMe) celebrates the New Year with the latest set of releases in their highly...


Dec 06, 2011, 17:39 ET Carl Thomas Returns With Highly Anticipated New Album "Conquer" in Stores Today

 The reviews are in and four years later Carl Thomas' new album shows critics he can still "Conquer" the music world. Grammy®...