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UMe Announces Exclusive Record Store Day Releases from Nirvana, Soundgarden & MoreUMe Announces Exclusive Record Store Day Releases from Nirvana, Soundgarden & More
April 16, 2014

Universal Music Enterprises (UMe) is pleased to announce exclusive releases for Record Store Day from Nirvana, Soundgarden, Blue Note Records, Frank Zappa, Rick James and Public Enemy. (more...)


WPAS Leads 'OF THEE WE SING' Celebration of Marian Anderson TonightWPAS Leads 'OF THEE WE SING' Celebration of Marian Anderson Tonight
April 12, 2014

Washington Performing Arts Society (WPAS) leads celebration of Marian Anderson on 75th anniversary of her Lincoln Memorial concert Soprano Jessye Norman, composer Ysaye Barnwell, opera singer Soloman ... (more...)


Nine New Voices Selected During Round 4 of LA VOZ KIDSNine New Voices Selected During Round 4 of LA VOZ KIDS
April 07, 2014

The search for new voices continued on last night's “La Voz Kids” episode, when Coaches Prince Royce, Roberto Tapia and Natalia Jimenez added nine new voices during the fourth round of “Blind Audition... (more...)


Atlantic Records Signs International Superstar INNAAtlantic Records Signs International Superstar INNA
April 02, 2014

Atlantic Records has announced its signing of international pop sensation Inna. The Romanian-born superstar's electrifying label debut single, 'Cola Song,' will be available on the iTunes Store beginn... (more...)


Music from the Original Series ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK Out 5/13Music from the Original Series ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK Out 5/13
April 01, 2014

Universal Music Enterprises announced today the release of MUSIC FROM THE ORIGINAL SERIES ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK, from the hit series Orange Is the New Black on May 13. (more...)


Matt Robinson's Single 'Feel The Beat' to Premiere on VEVO TodayMatt Robinson's Single 'Feel The Beat' to Premiere on VEVO Today
March 31, 2014

Matt Robinson is a songwriter and singer whose recording sessions feature Grammy winners producing and playing his original compositions. (more...)


Elton John's Goodbye Yellow Brick Road - The Ultimate Reissue Out TodayElton John's Goodbye Yellow Brick Road - The Ultimate Reissue Out Today
March 25, 2014

Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, the seminal, 1973 breakthrough album, has been remastered and will be issued on CD, vinyl, limited-edition yellow vinyl, and in a box set featuring recordings of “Live at Ha... (more...)


EDM Artist Cheryl Reid Set Releases Single, 'Move Your Sexy Body' TodayEDM Artist Cheryl Reid Set Releases Single, 'Move Your Sexy Body' Today
March 11, 2014

Electronica/Dance recording artist Cheryl Reid announces her new EDM single 'Move Your Sexy Body,' slated for release today, March 11, 2014. (more...)


Kan Wakan Set to Release 'Moving On' Album 6/3 via Verve RecordsKan Wakan Set to Release 'Moving On' Album 6/3 via Verve Records
March 05, 2014

Verve Records will release Moving On, the full-length debut from KAN WAKAN, on June 3. The Los Angeles-based band recorded the collection with engineers Darrell Thorp (Radiohead, Gnarls Barkley, Atoms... (more...)


Rock the Cause Records Releases FAREWELL TRANSMISSION THE MUSIC OF JASON MOLINARock the Cause Records Releases FAREWELL TRANSMISSION THE MUSIC OF JASON MOLINA
February 27, 2014

Rock the Cause Records, a music based non-profit label is pleased to announce Farewell Transmission the Music of Jason Molina. A double disc collection of Jason Molina favorites as performed by My Mor... (more...)


Atlas Music Publishing LaunchesAtlas Music Publishing Launches
February 23, 2014

Richard Stumpf, former President of Imagem Music, US and before that SVP at Cherry Lane Music, has teamed up with long time publishing veterans Jennifer Blakeman (SVP Creative, Zomba / SVP Creative, U... (more...)


Kenny Rogers Concert at Boise's Morrison Center PostponedKenny Rogers Concert at Boise's Morrison Center Postponed
February 19, 2014

The Kenny Rogers concert, originally scheduled for Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 7:30 PM has been postponed due to illness. The concert is now scheduled for Sunday, June 8, 2014 at 7:30 PM. Tickets iss... (more...)


Wilko Johnson & Roger Daltrey Set to Release Joint-Album 'Going Back Home'Wilko Johnson & Roger Daltrey Set to Release Joint-Album 'Going Back Home'
February 19, 2014

Wilko Johnson, legendary guitarist with Canvey Island rock pioneers Dr Feelgood, and Roger Daltrey, lead singer of rock giants The Who, are set to release the joint album Going Back Home on March 25, ... (more...)


EDM Artist Cheryl Reid Set to Release Single, 'Move Your Sexy Body' 3/11EDM Artist Cheryl Reid Set to Release Single, 'Move Your Sexy Body' 3/11
February 17, 2014

Electronica/Dance recording artist Cheryl Reid announces her new EDM single 'Move Your Sexy Body,' slated for release on March 11, 2014. (more...)


NOW That's What I Call Music! Vol. 49 Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums ChartNOW That's What I Call Music! Vol. 49 Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums Chart
February 12, 2014

NOW That's What I Call Music! Vol. 49, the latest numbered volume from the world's best-selling, multi-artist album series, NOW That's What I Call Music!, debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums c... (more...)


The Police Guitarist Andy Summers & Rob Giles Form New Band CIRCA ZEROThe Police Guitarist Andy Summers & Rob Giles Form New Band CIRCA ZERO
February 11, 2014

Legendary guitarist with The Police, fiercely iconoclastic composer and songwriter Andy Summers has teamed up with singer songwriter/multi-instrumentalist Rob Giles (The Rescues) to form Circa Zeroa b... (more...)


Enrique Iglesias Among 2014 BILLBOARD LATIN MUSIC AWARDS Finalists; Full List AnnouncedEnrique Iglesias Among 2014 BILLBOARD LATIN MUSIC AWARDS Finalists; Full List Announced
February 05, 2014

Billboard and Telemundo announced today the finalists for the 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards presented by State Farm® during a press conference at the Gibson Showroom in Miami, Florida. (more...)


Bang on a Can All-Stars Performs at Carnegie Hall TonightBang on a Can All-Stars Performs at Carnegie Hall Tonight
February 01, 2014

The Bang on a Can All-Stars, known for combining 'the power and punch of a rock band with the precision and clarity of a chamber ensemble' (New York Times), will give a Carnegie Hall Family Concert to... (more...)


The Jost Project Performs at Chris' Jazz Cafe TonightThe Jost Project Performs at Chris' Jazz Cafe Tonight
January 31, 2014

Philadelphia-based The Jost Project is performing another concert with music from their CD Can't Find My Way Home (Dot Time Records, based in New York and Europe). Tonight, January 31 from 8 to 11:30 ... (more...)


Elton John's Goodbye Yellow Brick Road - The Ultimate Reissue Out 3/25Elton John's Goodbye Yellow Brick Road - The Ultimate Reissue Out 3/25
January 30, 2014

Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, the seminal, 1973 breakthrough album, has been remastered and will be issued on CD, vinyl, limited-edition yellow vinyl, and in a box set featuring recordings of “Live at Ha... (more...)


Sarah McLachlan to Release New Album 'Shine On', 5/6; Performs on JAY LENO TonightSarah McLachlan to Release New Album 'Shine On', 5/6; Performs on JAY LENO Tonight
January 30, 2014

Multi-platinum and Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Sarah McLachlan has signed with Verve Records who will release her highly anticipated new album SHINE ON on May 6, 2014. (more...)


The Alan Parsons Project - The Complete Albums Collection to Be Released 3/31The Alan Parsons Project - The Complete Albums Collection to Be Released 3/31
January 29, 2014

Arista Records and Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release The Alan Parsons Project - The Complete Albums Collection on March 31, 2014. (more...)


WPAS to Lead 'OF THEE WE SING' Celebration of Marian Anderson, 4/12WPAS to Lead 'OF THEE WE SING' Celebration of Marian Anderson, 4/12
January 24, 2014

Washington Performing Arts Society (WPAS) leads celebration of Marian Anderson on 75th anniversary of her Lincoln Memorial concert Soprano Jessye Norman, composer Ysaye Barnwell, opera singer Soloman ... (more...)


The Jost Project Performs Steel Coffee House in Phoenixville TonightThe Jost Project Performs Steel Coffee House in Phoenixville Tonight
January 24, 2014

Philadelphia-based The Jost Project is performing two concerts with music from their CD Can't Find My Way Home (Dot Time Records, based in New York and Europe). Tonight, January 24 at 9 pm they will b... (more...)


2013 Is Record-Breaking Year for RIAA's Gold & Platinum Program2013 Is Record-Breaking Year for RIAA's Gold & Platinum Program
January 23, 2014

The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) added song streams to its Gold & Platinum (G&P) Program in 2013 which helped fuel a record-breaking 663 Digital Single Awards - a 25 percent increa... (more...)



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