Information status: Sketch


Owns huge swathes of the media landscape...

The information on this page is definitely incomplete. Sony is not yet a research priority. If you want to make it one, the best way is to offer to help...

What does Sony do?

Eventually we'll develop a full list of publications, radio and TV channels and websites directly run by Sony. Follow the link below to see those we've documented so far.

* Sony titles, channels, etc

Sony website

What does Sony have to say for itself? Visit its corporate website - the one with real information for money people, not the one for punters - linked below.

* Sony Global - Corporate Info

Who owns Sony?
What else does it have a stake in?

More on this owner
(from journalists' points of view)

These are selected pieces about this media owner. At present most come from the NUJ's London Freelance Branch newsletter the Freelance, because it already has an extensive online archive.

Year_mo Title Source
2010_01 Musicians sue for up to $6 billion in Canada [Freelance]
2008_10 Merlin - one to watch? music independents' forum [Freelance]
2006_10 New musical excess don't sign that contract! [Freelance]
2006_07 Rockers want their roll [Freelance]
2003_07 Puretunes promises to pay creators for dowloads industry to sue, though [BBC]
2003_07 Michael Jackson sues Motown as if he hasn't prostituted Imagine etc enough... [BBC]
2003_03 Music stars urged to claim royalties [BBC]
2002_10 Surrealist lawyers in virtual space [Freelance]
2002_10 Media giants demand ISPs block Web sites [The Register]

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