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05/14/2002
Quarashi On-Board Van's Warped Tour '02

'Stick 'Em Up,' First Single From Debut Album Jinx, Is #1 Most Added at Alterative Radio NEW YORK, May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Quarashi, the radical hip-hop/punk quartet that's smashing the musical...

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05/14/2002
Sony Computer Entertainment America Expands the Market With Aggressive New Pricing Structure

Pursuing its long-term vision of making computer entertainment accessible to mass-market audiences, Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. announced that effective immediately, its leading...

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05/13/2002
Sony Online Entertainment Continues to Lead the Online Gaming Industry With Its New Roster of Massively Multiplayer Games

Next week at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), in Los Angeles, Sony Online Entertainment reinforces its commitment to multiplayer online gaming with the announcement of a ground breaking...

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05/09/2002
/C O R R E C T I O N -- Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment/

In the news release, Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment Establishes Feature Animation Unit, issued earlier today by Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment over PR Newswire, we are advised by the...

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05/09/2002
PlayStation®2 Worldwide Shipments Reach 30 Million Units

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc., the Tokyo-based parent company of its North American division Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc., announced that as of May 5, 2002, cumulative worldwide...

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05/09/2002
Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment Establishes Feature Animation Unit; Animation Executives Sandra Rabins and Penney Finkelman Cox Named to Top Posts

Sandra Rabins and Penney Finkelman Cox have been named to head a newly created feature animation unit within Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment, it was announced today by Yair Landau, president...

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05/08/2002
Take Home a Piece of Capeside! Online Auction Set to Celebrate 'Dawson's Creek'

Among the Many Items to be Showcased ... Memorable Props From the Set, Cast Wardrobe Pieces and an Autographed 100th Episode Script WEB ALERT WHO: Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment and Yahoo!®...

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05/07/2002
Top Dating Experts - 'The Rules' Authors and Ivillage.com's 'Dating Doyenne' - Weigh In On Whether Romance Can Happen in Front of TV Cameras ...

DO bring magazines and novels along -- just in case ... DON'T expect anything to happen. DO keep to safe conversation: the weather, work, the view, the food. And DON'T even think about...

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05/06/2002
SPIDER-MAN Debuts to $114,844,116

With box-office receipts totaling $114,844,116 SPIDER-MAN has become the highest grossing debut in motion picture history, it was announced today by Jeff Blake, President of Worldwide Marketing...

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05/02/2002
Long Lost Simon & Garfunkel Concert From 1967 Surfaces on Sony Legacy

A missing chapter in Simon & Garfunkel's rich musical history will be revealed when Columbia/Legacy releases "Live From New York City 1967" in July. The 19-track disc was recorded at Lincoln...

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05/02/2002
Sony Online Entertainment Announces EverQuest® II

Continuing on the success of the original EverQuest® and in line with its tradition of consistently providing new and exciting content, Sony Online Entertainment Inc. (SOE), a worldwide leader in...

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05/02/2002
Five For Fighting to Tour With Goo Goo Dolls

Columbia Records -- John Ondrasik and his band Five For Fighting will be touring with the Goo Goo Dolls beginning June 7 in Atlantic City (see itinerary following). The Goo Goo Dolls dates come on...

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05/01/2002
Sony's New Notebook PC Has Muscle and Soul

Desktop performance, laptop luxury and a wealth of extras combine to form Sony's newest full-size notebook PC, the VAIO PCG-NV170. The latest model offers a refreshing take on multi-purpose bays...

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05/01/2002
Ratchet & Clank™ Revolutionizes the Action-Platform Genre

Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. announced today the winter 2002 release of Ratchet & Clank™, an innovative action-platform game created exclusively for the PlayStation®2 computer...

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04/30/2002
Matt Johnson of The The Resurfaces with Epic/Legacy Restoration

Although he never scored a Top 40 hit in America, Matt Johnson of the ambiguously named The The wrote and performed numerous chart singles in his native England since his debut in 1979. All of...

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04/30/2002
The Mark of Kri™ Propels Epic Action, Adventure and an Innovative Combat System Onto PlayStation®2 This Summer

Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. announced today the July 30, 2002 release of The Mark of Kri™, exclusively for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system. Featuring gorgeous...

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04/25/2002
Industry Leaders Point to 'Experience,' 'Emotion' and 'Always-On Communication' as Key Drivers for Broadband Adoption

Industry leaders gathered in Los Angeles to debate and discuss content as a catalyst for compelling greater broadband adoption in the coming years. Moderating the Streaming Media West panel --...

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04/25/2002
Classic Klezmer Music Resurfaces on New Collections from Sony Legacy

For the first time since the dawn of the CD age, Columbia and Epic Records have tapped into their vast archives of traditional Jewish folk music, and are set to release three historically...

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04/23/2002
American Recordings/Columbia Records Release Special Limited Edition of System Of A Down's #1 Album 'Toxicity'

Collector's Edition Includes Bonus DVD Featuring Live Performances & 'Toxicity' Music Video In Stores Today, Tuesday, April 23 NEW YORK, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- American Recordings/Columbia...

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04/22/2002
Sony Corporation of America Achieves ISO 14001 Certification

Sony Corporation of America (SCA) today announced that its North American operating units have received ISO 14001 International Environmental Management System standards certification from the...

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04/22/2002
Statements From Alice in Chains and Columbia Records On the Passing of Layne Staley

Statement from Alice In Chains: On April 19, 2002, our friend Layne Staley was found dead in his home. The official cause of death is still unknown. Yesterday, we all managed to come together in...

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04/22/2002
Lil Bow Wow Announces Scream 2 Tour; Tour Supports Hit Album 'Doggy Bag' and 'Like Mike' Film Debut

With Doggy Bag, his sophomore album on So So Def/Columbia Records, hitting the RIAA platinum mark, Lil Bow Wow is about to launch his Scream 2 U.S. tour, the eagerly-awaited follow-up to last...

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04/17/2002
Industry Leaders Take on Hot Topic at Upcoming Streaming Media West

**Executives Available for Interviews and Comment** Panel Background: Bandwidth is only as valuable to the consumer as the content it carries. Is a diet of movie trailers, music and the Victoria's...

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04/16/2002
Sony Computer Entertainment America Continues Its Strong Support for PS one™ With Broad Software Title Lineup

Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. announced today its continued support for the PS one™ game console with a broad array of upcoming first party software releases for the 2002 Summer. This...

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04/11/2002
'SPIDER-MAN' (Music From and Inspired By) Features 19 Tracks Including New Singles From Sum 41 and Nickelback's Chad Kroeger featuring Josey Scott (Saliva)

Columbia/Roadrunner/Island Def Jam/Sony Music Soundtrax Album In Stores Tuesday, April 30 Columbia Pictures Film Opens Friday, May 3 NEW YORK, April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia/Roadrunner/Island...

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