Head to the replies to stream another new Cage The Elephant track called "Too Late To Say Goodbye."
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/04/15 - 05:20 PM
Keagan Ilvonen on 11/30/15 - 10:10 AM
Head to the replies to hear Cage The Elephant's first single entitled, "Mess Around" which is off the band's upcoming album, Tell Me I'm Pretty.
Keagan Ilvonen on 10/29/15 - 01:31 PM
Paper Route has announced they have signed to Kemosabe/Sony Records. You can read a statement from the band on their signing in the replies.
Craig Ismaili on 07/23/15 - 03:21 PM
The Verge breaks down the leaked contract Sony Music had with Spotify.
This contract — like every other contract involving a music label and a streaming service — has been secret until now. Given the myriad ways Sony Music came out as the winner, it’s worth asking who really should shoulder the blame for the lackluster streaming payments that artists like Swift have been complaining about — the labels or the streaming service?

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Jason Tate on 05/19/15 - 11:19 AM
Unlocking The Truth talk to Buzzfeed about how they are trying to exit their 1.8 million dollar contract with Sony Music.
"Our attorneys are in the process of us exiting the label," Dawkins said, with the band’s manager Alan Sacks and his partner Kevin Jonas Sr. (the team behind the Jonas Brothers) sitting nearby. The reason? "Just complications," Dawkins said.

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Jason Tate on 03/16/15 - 11:35 AM
Mark Ronson's upcoming album, Uptown Special, has had it's release date pushed up to January 13th from the original date of January 27th.
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/15/14 - 05:46 PM
Sony saw a pretty big breach this weekend which lead to a variety of their films (some still in theatres, some not out yet) being leaked. One of the notable films is the To Write Love On Her Arms movie.
“Fury” has been downloaded by over 888,000 unique IP addresses since showing up on peer-to-peer networks on Nov. 27, according to piracy-tracking firm Excipio. That’s high enough to be the second most-downloaded movie currently being pirated, and it’s not out of movie theaters yet. Another big Sony movie, “Annie,” is also being pirated, this one three weeks ahead of its own wide release. Other Sony movies being downloaded include “Mr. Turner,” “Still Alice” and “To Write Love on Her...
Jason Tate on 12/01/14 - 12:05 PM
Mark Ronson will release his new album, Uptown Special, on January 27th, 2015 via RCA Records. You can stream his first single, "Uptown Funk" featuring Bruno Mars in the replies. You can also stream "Daffodils" featuring Tame Impala's Kevin Parker and "Feel Right" featuring Mystikal here and here respectively.
Keagan Ilvonen on 11/12/14 - 10:53 AM
Billboard has a good run-down of the current lawsuit Sony Music is facing from claims they "cheated" American Idol stars.
The litigation explores quite a bit of ground in the modern music business, from the way in which a music major like Sony accounts for revenue off of platforms like Spotify and iTunes to how advertising expenditures are treated. One topic that was largely overshadowed when 19 Recordings filed its claims this past February was Sony's alleged duty to share the spoils of its proceeds from big battles on the copyright front. For example, three years ago, Sony was among the record majors that extracted $105 million in settlement from file-sharing LimeWire. Does the money...
Jason Tate on 07/22/14 - 12:28 PM
Smallpools have done it again. Following their smash hit "Dreaming" which was released last year, the band has released a new song, "Killer Whales" to tide over fans while they finish their new album. Head to the replies to give it a listen.
Keagan Ilvonen on 07/22/14 - 09:56 AM
Andrew Kim of Minimally Minimal takes a look back at the original Sony Walkman.
That’s not to say that the TPS-L2 pocketable though. It’s too tight of a squeeze in a pants pocket though it could fit in a loose jacket pocket. To solve the portability issue, Sony included a case that let you strap it to your waist. What started out as a necessity eventually became a marketable, fashionable image that Sony used to attract more buyers. You want to be trendy and culturally relevant? Go buy a Walkman.
Jason Tate on 04/09/14 - 12:45 PM
You can now stream Justin Timberlake's new song "TKO" in the replies. The 20/20 Experience Pt. 2 comes out on September 30th.
Cody Nelson on 09/19/13 - 10:05 PM
You can now stream Justin Timberlake's new song "Take Back The Night" in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 07/12/13 - 09:01 AM
It looks like Justin Timberlake is going to release the first song from the second part of the 20/20 Experience this morning at 9:01am PST. Stay tuned and we'll let you know as soon as it's revealed.
Keagan Ilvonen on 07/11/13 - 09:14 PM
Jump to the replies to check out Miley Cyrus' over the top, ridiculous video for "We Can't Stop."
Keagan Ilvonen on 06/19/13 - 01:13 PM
Sony Music are suing a Swedish BitTorrent user for $233,000 after he leaked Beyonce's latest album, 4, on The Pirate Bay. According to TorrentFreak, the 47 year old man from Gothenburg, who worked in the music industry, shared the album on June 8, 2011, ahead of its June 24 release date. Opinions?
Kelly Doherty on 03/05/13 - 01:02 PM
Jump to the replies to listen to Justin Timberlake's fantastic new single, "Mirrors."
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/10/13 - 10:25 PM
If you're planning on pre-ordering Justin Timberlake's upcoming album The 20/20 Experience, check out Target.com's pre-order where you can get two bonus tracks, "Dress On" and "Body Count".
Jake Denning on 02/10/13 - 08:29 PM
Justin Timberlake will release The 20/20 Experience on March 19th, 2013 via RCA Records. You can watch the lyric video for "Suit & Tie" in the replies. He has also announced a show in New Orleans on February 2nd, the day before the Super Bowl. Rumors are flying around that he may make a surprise guest appearance at the half time show.
Keagan Ilvonen on 01/24/13 - 10:35 AM
Justin Timberlake's new single, "Suit & Tie," (feat. Jay-Z) is available on iTunes and can be heard here. The track is taken off his upcoming album, The 20/20 Experience, out later this year.
Joe DeAndrea on 01/13/13 - 09:26 PM
You can stream Destiny's Child's first single in eight years, "Nuclear" on Mashable.
Keagan Ilvonen on 01/11/13 - 03:26 PM
Destiny's Child will release their new compilation album, Love Songs on January 29th via Sony Legacy. The album will contain a new single entitled "Nuclear" which was produced by Pharrell. The single is the group's first new music in eight years. You can pre-order the album on Amazon.

Track Listing:
01) Cater 2 U
02) Killing Time
03) Second Nature
04) Heaven
05) Now That She's Gone
06) Brown Eyes
07) If
08) Emotion
09) If You Leave [ft. Next]
10) T -Shirt
11) Temptation
12) Say My Name (Timbaland remix)
13) Love
14) Nuclear
Keagan Ilvonen on 01/10/13 - 09:56 AM
Sony will cease production on their cassette player/recorders in January 2013. How am I going to listen to my new New Found Glory tape?
Alex DiVincenzo on 12/10/12 - 11:21 AM
HIM will release a compilation entitled XX – Two Decades of Love Metal on November 6th via Sony Music. A new track, "Strange World," is available now on Amazon.

Track Listing
01. Strange World
02. Join Me
03. Heartkiller
04. Wings Of A Butterfly
05. Kiss Of Dawn (Radio Edit)
06. Funeral Of Hearts (Radio Edit)
07. Right Here In My Arms (Radio Edit)
08. Pretending
09. Buried Alive By Love (Radio Edit)
10. Gone With The Sin
11. Your Sweet 6,6,6
12. Sacrament (Radio Edit)
13. Wicked Game
14. Killing Loneliness
15. Bleed Well (Radio Edit)
16. In Joy And Sorrow (Radio Edit)
17. Poison Girl
18. Scared To Death
19. When Love And Death Embrace (Radio Edit)
20. Heartache Every...
Alex DiVincenzo on 09/14/12 - 08:18 AM
After spending a month in Czech prison, Lamb Of God vocalist Randy Blythe was released and is currently on his way home now.
Jake Denning on 08/03/12 - 05:22 AM
Bring Me The Horizon recently signed with RCA Records. The band will release their new album next year.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 07/31/12 - 12:46 PM
Fiona Apple's new album is called The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than The Driver Of The Screw, And Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do.
Jason Tate on 03/07/12 - 11:49 AM
Sony Music is getting some shit after it increased the price of a Whitney Houston album on iTunes just hours after the singer was found dead. Hmmm, doesn't look good. Apparently the label had no comment on the price change.
From the ArticleThe music giant is understood to have lifted the wholesale price of Houston's greatest hits album, The Ultimate Collection, at about 4am California time on Sunday. This meant that the iTunes retail price of the album automatically increased from £4.99 to £7.99. Music fans described the move as a cynical attempt to capitalise on Houston's in-demand greatest hits records. The price hike came as tributes flooded in for the singer, whose catalogue...
Jason Tate on 02/13/12 - 11:06 AM
The upcoming Deas Vail album has been pushed back to October 11th due to the fact that the band is now working with Sony Red Music. Hit the replies for a statement from the band.

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Matthew Tsai on 08/21/11 - 07:06 PM
Shirock put up a music video for "New Solution," which is in the replies.

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Blake Solomon on 01/28/11 - 12:44 AM
Sony is no longer producing the Walkman. My cassette copy of Deep Blue Something's 11th Song weeps softly in a box somewhere.

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Blake Solomon on 10/26/10 - 10:39 PM
Another track from John Legend's collaboration album with The Roots has surfaced online. "Shine" is the album closer and is the only one that's not a cover. Check it out here. Wake Up! is due September 21.
Ian Walker on 09/07/10 - 01:13 PM
You can check out a new interview with Juliet Simms of Automatic Loveletter right here. The band's full-length debut, Truth or Dare, hits stores on June 22 and you can grab the first single, "Heart Song" on iTunes.
From the ArticleJS: I named it Truth or Dare because of the whole process of trying to get this record out for the past 8 years. It’s been a whirlwind; an up and down roller coaster, living on the edge. It basically felt like I was playing a game of Truth or Dare.
Tony Pascarella on 06/17/10 - 03:45 PM
The debut album for Becca, Alive!!, is out today. Check the replies for her music video of her first single "I'm Alive."
Mike Kraft on 03/02/10 - 08:38 AM
Creed's new single "Rain" can be heard here.

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Blake Solomon on 09/23/09 - 08:46 AM
The Fray are already starting to work on new music.
Steve Henderson on 06/24/09 - 05:20 PM
Amely posted a new song on their Myspace, titled "Have You Ever Known", off their EP that will be released on iTunes July 14th.
Mike Kraft on 06/17/09 - 11:29 AM
Oasis have inked a new record deal with Sony BMG to release their upcoming album.
Steve Henderson on 06/20/08 - 10:08 AM
Bertelsmann is reportedly in talks to split from Sony out of the Sony BMG joint venture.
Steve Henderson on 06/02/08 - 09:42 AM
Bullet For My Valentine's new album Scream Aim Fire is currently streaming in its entirety on myspace; the album hits stores next Tuesday, January 29th.

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Rohan Kohli on 01/22/08 - 06:04 PM
Sony has joined the list of labels dropping DRM to add files to the Amazon mp3 store.
Steve Henderson on 01/11/08 - 10:13 AM
Last week, Song/BMG announced it would drop DRM on MP3's sold through digital music services. Now, the label is running a new product: artist and album-branded gift cards redeemable through MusicPass.com.
Julia Conny on 01/08/08 - 05:23 PM
Following promotional deals with Amazon and Pepsi, Sony and WMG are seriously considering distributing releases in MP3 format next to EMI and Universal.
Julia Conny on 11/30/07 - 02:23 PM
Interested in getting your foot in the door in the record industry? Would you be able to intern in New York City for the upcoming spring semester? Columbia Records is looking for interns in their A&R department, meaning you will be responsible for helping them find the best new music. Look in the replies for full information, including how to send a resume.
Anton Djamoos on 11/26/07 - 04:56 PM
According to the head of litigation for Sony BMG, ripping CDs you own is stealing.
Steve Henderson on 10/03/07 - 08:25 AM
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