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May 24, 2019, 09:00 ET Little Steven And The Interstellar Jazz Renegades' Score For Netflix's First Original Series "Lilyhammer" To Be Released For First Time On July 12 In Two Volumes Via Wicked Cool/UMe

For his starring role in Netflix's groundbreaking first original series, "Lilyhammer," actor/musician Steven Van Zandt explored uncharted waters as a ...


May 21, 2019, 09:00 ET TANGERINE DREAM 7 CLASSIC ALBUMS REMASTERED AND REISSUED ON CD UMe-Virgin June 14, 2019

1 X CD and digital versions: 1 X CD, download and streaming editions of 7 classic albums remastered Features bonus tracks Loved and revered worldwide ...


Apr 08, 2019, 10:00 ET John Lennon's 'Imagine - Raw Studio Mixes' To Be Released On Vinyl For First Time As Limited Edition Record Store Day Release On April 13 Via UMe

One of the many highlights of John Lennon's Imagine – The Ultimate Collection, the immersive and intimate super deluxe edition of his legendary solo...


Jan 24, 2019, 10:00 ET Buddy Holly With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra: 'True Love Ways' Available Now From Decca/UMe

Decca/UMe is pleased to announce the U.S. release of Buddy Holly with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra: True Love Ways, a stunning new collection of...


Oct 12, 2018, 09:13 ET DEF LEPPARD To Release 'The Story So Far - The Best Of' on November 30

Closing out a banner 2018, legendary British rock 'n' roll icons and 2019 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame® nominees Def Leppard reveal a string of upcoming...


Jan 25, 2018, 05:27 ET Guitarist Kenny Burrell's Swing Classic "A Generation Ago Today" Revived After Half A Century

It's been nearly two generations since jazz guitarist Kenny Burrell's tribute to pioneering electric guitarist Charlie Christian and "The King of...


Jan 19, 2018, 09:00 ET Neil Diamond To Be Honored With The Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award

The Recording Academy has announced that iconic songwriter and celebrated performer Neil Diamond will be honored with The Recording Academy's...


Oct 06, 2017, 10:00 ET UMe Set To Release Moulin Rouge! Music From Baz Luhrmann's Film Soundtrack For First Time As Double-Vinyl Package On October 6

Universal Music Enterprises is set to release, for the first time, a double-vinyl LP edition of Moulin Rouge! Music from Baz Luhrmann's Film, the...


Oct 06, 2017, 07:00 ET The Paul McCartney Archive Collection

Paul McCartney's critically acclaimed and multiple Grammy Award-winning Archive Collection will offer fans another chance to complete their...


Aug 15, 2017, 09:00 ET 'This Is Us (Music from the Series)', Featuring Top Songs from NBC Hit Show's First Season, Available September 15 from UMe

This Is Us (Music from the Series), a companion to the show America loves, is available September 15 via UMe. This Is Us: The Complete First Season...


Aug 01, 2017, 12:22 ET THE WHO MAXIMUM As & Bs

Following the success of the four 7" singles box sets from The Who, MAXIMUM As & Bs presents all of the bands A sides, B sides and EPs in one place...


Jul 18, 2017, 12:34 ET Roy Ayers Ubiquity Throws Out A 'Lifeline' Again

Lifeline, Roy Ayers Ubiquity's inimitable, influential 1977 fusion of jazz, pop, funk, and disco, will be reissued on vinyl on August 18 via...


Jul 14, 2017, 09:00 ET D'Angelo's Neo-Soul Masterpiece, 'Brown Sugar,' Remastered and Expanded for New Deluxe Edition

D'Angelo's platinum-certified debut, 1995's neo-soul masterpiece Brown Sugar, is newly remastered and expanded for a 2CD and digital Deluxe Edition...


Jun 14, 2017, 09:31 ET The Velvet Underground And Nico's 50th Anniversary

Half a century after the 1967 release of their landmark debut album The Velvet Underground and Nico, the Velvet Underground's intrepid musical vision ...


May 15, 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 the...


Apr 14, 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...


Apr 06, 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...


Mar 17, 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 albums...


Nov 16, 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...


Oct 25, 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...


Oct 07, 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...


Oct 06, 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,...


Oct 04, 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 and activist, Steve ...


Sep 23, 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. Originally...


Sep 23, 2016, 01:01 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 for...