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Wolf Alice - The Venue, Derby 16.08.2017 Live Review

Wolf Alice have gone through the newcomers stages, they have nailed all their live shows to date and are still getting better each time. Debut album 'My Love Is Cool' was an amazing first record and they really showed Glastonbury...

By The Sea Festival 2017 - Festival Review

Now in its third year, and most definitely at home, By The Sea festival returned to Margate in glorious style. Having surely established itself as Kent's premier music festival, By The Sea once again upped its game with an inspired...

By Andrew Lockwood on 10 October 2017

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La Route Du Rock 2017 At Saint-Malo, France - Live Review

The European festival season has just ground depressingly to a halt to make way for a few months of Netflix and chilly. That means it's time to look back longingly at the photos from those four days of music and...

By Holly Mosley on 29 September 2017

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Mew - Hong Kong's Music Zone E-Max 18.09.17 Live Review

Mew, the Danish troupe not the Pokemon, have been around for over two decades now and have polished their live set to match their image. Tonight their set traverses the highs of their generally well-received career, splicing the heavier moments...

By Lauren Mullineaux on 29 September 2017


Mogwai - Leeds Brudenell Social Club 07.09.17 Live Review

Scottish post-rock pioneers Mogwai have been one of the genre's most key exports for over 20 years now. Across records such as 'Mogwai Young Team', 'Mr Beast' and 'Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will', they've repeatedly managed to take...

By Max Cussons on 29 September 2017


Iglooghost - White Gum Single Review

While we recently praised and are still worshipping Iglooghost's last single 'Bug Thief', we're now here to talk about latest song 'White Gum' from upcoming album 'Neo Wax Bloom'. Frankly, the hype is more than justified; this kid is revolutionary...

By Max Cussons on 29 September 2017


Feeder - The Best Of Album Review

Feeder celebrate 21 years of recording this year (2017); 21 years ago since the band came onto the scene with the release of their mini album 'Swim'. As a band they have been together for 25 years which nowadays is...

By Mark Moore on 29 September 2017


When The Sun Hits - Immersed Within Your Eyes EP Review

You never know what's going to happen with a side project. When The Sun Hits began as such eight years ago while its members were in their respective bands. Although they had done some work together, the project itself seemed...

By Mark Moore on 29 September 2017

Project Pablo - Hope You're Well Album Review

Project Pablo is the handle of Montreal-based DJ/producer Patrick Holland, whose first long player 'I Want To Believe' dropped in 2015. Whilst that was mostly living at the techno end of deep house - especially on the juicy 3am grooves...

By Andy Peterson on 29 September 2017

Hype Williams - Rainbow Edition Album Review

Where to start here. Let's begin with what could loosely be interpreted as the "facts" around Hype Williams; that they're a sometimes but not always duo based in London (and/or Berlin) consisting of Dean Blunt and Inga Copeland and that...

By Andy Peterson on 29 September 2017

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Benjamin Clementine - I Tell A Fly Album Review

Two years since Benjamin Clementine won the Mercury prize for his debut album, 'At Least For Now', he makes a welcome return with his follow up, 'I Tell A Fly'. Clementine's new eleven track album builds on his core vocal...

By Andrew Lockwood on 29 September 2017

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Wolf Alice - Heavenward Audio

Wolf Alice have dropped their ethereal new single 'Heavenward' as they gear up to launch their eagerly anticipated second studio album 'Visions Of A Life'. It will be the first track from the record, and it's certainly an excellent start...

Posted 20 September 2017

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Linkin Park - One More Light Video

Linkin Park have finally revealed a video for their single 'One More Light', and as fans would expect, it's an emotional tribute to the band's late frontman Chester Bennington. The lyrics tell all about losing the people you love, so...

Posted 20 September 2017

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Sam Smith - Too Good At Goodbyes Video

'Too Good At Goodbyes' is the heartbreaking first single from Sam Smith's forthcoming album, and if you thought the song was a tear-jerker, wait until you see the new video. It deals with break-ups amongst various diverse relationships.Luke Monaghan has...

Posted 20 September 2017

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Bjork - The Gate Video

The magical video for Bjork's newest single 'The Gate' is not one you want to miss. She's well known for her unusual style, and she really pulls it out the bag with this sci-fi fantasy themed visual for a song...

Posted 20 September 2017


Nina Nesbitt - The Best You Had Video

Nina Nesbitt laments a painful break-up in 'The Best You Had', for which she has now released a new video. It's all about the hurt one feels when an ex-lover moves on to someone else - a feeling that Nina...

Posted 20 September 2017

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Lana Del Rey - White Mustang Video

Lana Del Rey looks the picture of beauty in the romantic new video for her song 'White Mustang'. Directed by Rich Lee, the video was shot with the glorious backdrop of Los Angeles, and it's definitely one of the most...

Posted 20 September 2017

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The National - Sleep Well Beast Album Review

The National’s seventh studio album Sleep Well Beast is the epitome of a grown-up Rock album. It wraps up the struggles of middle-age and confusion of the modern world in a surprisingly cohesive, if occasionally melancholy, set of songs. The...

By Jim Pusey on 06 September 2017

The National

Halsey - Bad At Love Video

Halsey laments her love life with her totally infectious new single 'Bad At Love', for which she has released a video looking ultra stylish in a leather jacket, red bandana and a cute dress. Who says the summer is over...

Posted 05 September 2017


Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile - Over Everything Video

'Lotta Sea Lice' marks quite the rock collaboration we've been waiting for without even realising it; Kurt Vile and Courtney Barnett seriously do the genre justice with their new album, especially with their classic-sounding first single 'Over Everything'.Kurt and Courtney...

Posted 05 September 2017

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St. Vincent - New York Video

Some crazy outfits and artistic backdrops make up the colourful world of St. Vincent's latest video 'New York'. It might be a city with many musical tributes to its name, but this one is certainly something a bit different.'New York',...

Posted 05 September 2017

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Katy Perry - Swish Swish ft. Nicki Minaj Video

There is much fun to be had watching the video for Katy Perry's latest single 'Swish Swish' featuring Nicki Minaj. It was the third single to be released from her latest album 'Witness', released in June 2017 on Capitol Records.Directed...

Posted 03 September 2017

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The National - Day I Die Video

The National has just released a new single entitled 'Day I Die' from their forthcoming album 'Sleep Well Beast'. The latter is now available for pre-order and will be released on September 8th 2017 through 4AD.Directed by Casey Reas, the...

Posted 01 September 2017

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Rita Ora - Your Song ft. Ed Sheeran [Acoustic] Video

Rita Ora has teamed up with chart sensation Ed Sheeran for a glorious new acoustic rendition of her latest single 'Your Song'. The track originally featured uncredited backing vocals from the latter, but this new video sees him take a...

Posted 01 September 2017

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Taylor Swift - Look What You Made Me Do Video

It's the music video that everyone's been talking about, having racked up more than 90 million views so far. Taylor Swift unveiled the visual for 'Look What You Made Me Do' at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards, having launched...

Posted 01 September 2017

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Suzi Wu - Taken Care Of Video

Set to release her debut EP 'Teenage Witch' on September 8th 2017 through Lucky Number, London newcomer Suzi Wu (whose real name is Suzie McDermott) has dropped her very first video for the single 'Taken Care Of'. Directed by Shiny, the...

Posted 31 August 2017

Jessica Lea Mayfield - Meadow Video

Ohio singer-songwriter Jessica Lea Mayfield is about to release her unapologetic fourth studio album 'Sorry Is Gone' on September 29th 2017, which is currently available to pre-order, and now she's dropped an official video for her new song 'Meadow'.Directed by...

Posted 31 August 2017

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Beck - Dear Life [Lyric] Video

It's been two years since Beck dropped the first single, 'Dreams', from his forthcoming tenth (official) album 'Colors', and now that record is finally imminent, ready to be released on October 13th 2017 through Capital Records, ahead of which time...

Posted 31 August 2017


LANY - Super Far Video

American trio LANY (which stands for Los Angeles New York) have dropped an 'unofficial' video for their song 'Super Far', taken from their self-titled debut album which they released in June 2017 through Polydor Records.The song was co-written by frontman...

Posted 31 August 2017

Kasabian - Ill Ray (The King) Video

Following the release of their sixth studio album 'For Crying Out Loud', which reached number one in the UK, Kasabian drop the video for their song 'Ill Ray (The King)'. It's the first track from the record, and the video...

Posted 31 August 2017


Van Morrison - Bring It On Home To Me [Live] Video

Van Morrison performed his version of Sam Cooke's classic track 'Bring It On Home To Me' at a recent gig; while the song is instantly recognisable, it still features Morrion's own unique style. The gig was hosted at London's Porchester...

Posted 31 August 2017

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Infest 2017 At Bradford Student Union - Live Review

It's hard to believe that yet another Infest has come and gone already and this year was certainly one of mixed emotions; happiness thanks to the extraordinary efforts of the artists and crew, sadness over the poignant absence of one...

By Holly Mosley on 30 August 2017

Stereophonics - Bridlington Spa 23.08.17 Live Review

The Stereophonics machine has been gradually building up over recent months with festival performances and the announcement of 'Scream Above The Sounds', their tenth album due for release in November. Tonight's event is at a venue smaller than the arena...

By Alex Lai on 25 August 2017


DJ Shadow - Concorde 2, Brighton Live Review

So in-demand the public needed a second performance, DJ Shadow is obviously a sought after artist in Brighton. Playing two consecutive evenings in the middle of August at Concorde 2, Shadow even has the ability to freestyle his second night,...

By Adam Holden on 25 August 2017

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Elrow Festival 2017

Showcasing its last UK party of the year, Elrow naturally pulled out all the stops, ensuring its Londontwo-day festival finished like it was the last day of summer. Not even the melancholic British weather could stop this extravaganza.With a stunning...

By Adam Holden on 25 August 2017

Wolf Alice - The Venue, Derby 16.08.2017 Live Review

Wolf Alice have gone through the newcomers stages, they have nailed all their live shows to date and are still getting better each time. Debut album 'My Love Is Cool' was an amazing first record and they really showed Glastonbury...

By Mark Moore on 25 August 2017

Wolf Alice

Cabbage - Celebration Of A Disease EP Review

Cabbage are set to release yet another EP - that is, another snippet of their musical madness - entitled 'Celebration Of A Disease', and there are no signs of them turning radio friendly. Nonetheless, their fan base just keeps growing...

By Mark Moore on 25 August 2017

Oneohtrix Point Never - Good Time OST Album Review

Good Time is a crime-drama film directed by Joshua and Ben Safdie and starring Robert Pattinson as Connie. It is out now in the States and is yet to be released here in the UK. Going off the trailers, the...

By Max Cussons on 24 August 2017

The War on Drugs - A Deeper Understanding Album Review

If you were to emulate a musical Bruce in a highly-conspicuous manner, would you go Eagles with Hornsby, Iron Maiden with Dickinson, or my preferred option, Anfield Rap with Grobbelaar? On "Holding On", Adam Granduciel sings, 'When we talk of...

By Jon Kean on 24 August 2017

The War On Drugs

Gabrielle Aplin Interview

It'd be ungentlemanly to mention a lady's age, and mightily crass to harp on about how well a young person has done for their age. Let's just say that Gabrielle Aplin has made two massive albums and is a global...

Posted 17 August 2017

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Morrissey and Marshall - We Rise Album Review

Has anyone made the Smiths joke yet? Yes? Right, let's crack on then. Dublin duo Morrissey and Marshall give it some full-band, bold-as-brass bluster on their second studio album. By their own admission, they would have managed five albums by...

By Jon Kean on 17 August 2017

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Ed Sheeran Cancels Tour Dates After Fracturing Arm

Ed Sheeran cancels tour dates after fracturing arm

Ed Sheeran has cancelled some of his upcoming shows in Asia after a doctor confirmed he has fractured both arms.The...

Stormzy Leads Mobo Awards Nominations

Stormzy leads MOBO Awards nominations

Stormzy leads the nominations for this year's MOBO Awards with five nods. The 24-year-old grime artist - whose real name...

Sia Announces Christmas Album

Sia announces Christmas album

Sia is releasing a Christmas album.The 'Chandelier' singer will release her first collection of seasonal songs after signing to Atlantic...

Elton John Ending Las Vegas Residency

Elton John ending Las Vegas residency

Sir Elton John has announced that his 'Million Dollar Piano' Las Vegas residency will come to an end in 2018.The...

Dua Lipa Wins Ascap Award

Dua Lipa wins ASCAP Award

Dua Lipa was honoured with the ASCAP Vanguard Award on Monday night (16.10.17).The 'New Rules' hitmaker was given the prestigious...

Beyonce's Daughter Blue Encouraged Mi Gente Remix

Beyonce's daughter Blue encouraged Mi Gente remix

Beyonce's daughter Blue Ivy encouraged her to jump on the remix of 'Mi Gente'. J Balvin - who recorded the...

Frank Turner's New Album Will Include Re-worked Hits

Frank Turner's new album will include re-worked hits

Frank Turner's new album will include re-worked version of some of his old songs.The 35-year-old singer-songwriter will drop his forthcoming...

Francis Rossi: Rick Parfitt Spoke To Me From Beyond The Grave

Francis Rossi: Rick Parfitt spoke to me from beyond the grave

Francis Rossi says he heard his Status Quo bandmate Rick Parfitt speak to him after his death last Christmas Eve...

Wretch 32 Wants To Help Cheryl Tweedy With Solo Career

Wretch 32 wants to help Cheryl Tweedy with solo career

Wretch 32 would love to work with Cheryl Tweedy to help re-launch her solo career.The British grime star previously teamed...

Bruno Mars To Headline Bst Hyde Park

Bruno Mars to headline BST Hyde Park

Bruno Mars will headline Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park in 2018.The 'Just The Way You Are' hitmaker has...

Nicki Minaj: My Life Has Come Full Circle

Nicki Minaj: My life has come full circle

Nicki Minaj's new album is about her life coming ''full circle''.The 34-year-old rap star has given her fans an insight...

Idlewild Announce The Remote Part Anniversary Shows

Idlewild announce The Remote Part anniversary shows

Idlewild have announced two Christmas shows to mark the 15th anniversary of their hit album 'The Remote Part'. The Scottish...

Benny Andersson Still Writes New Music Everyday

Benny Andersson still writes new music everyday

Benny Andersson tries to write new music every day.The 70-year-old ABBA legend - who has penned timeless hits like 'Thank...

Ed Sheeran Breaks Arm In London Bicycle Crash

Ed Sheeran Breaks Arm In London Bicycle Crash

Ed Sheeran had a lucky escape when he got knocked down by a car while out riding his bicycle in...

Bananarama Learning Old Dance Routines

Bananarama learning old dance routines

Bananarama have found it ''hard work'' re-learning their choreography for their upcoming reunion tour.Sara Dallin and Keren Woodward have reunited...

Reading Festival Founder Harold Pendleton Praised

Reading Festival founder Harold Pendleton praised

Reading Festival founder Harold Pendleton has been remembered in a touching tribute by Festival Republic boss Melvin Benn.The music industry...

Brandon Flowers Hates Food In Music

Brandon Flowers hates food in music

Brandon Flowers has joked that food references don't ''belong'' in rock music.The Killers front man teased lyrics from The Cure's...

Mick Fleetwood Doesn't Rate His Own Drumming

Mick Fleetwood doesn't rate his own drumming

Mick Fleetwood had criticised his own drumming, and insisted his playing style lacks ''discipline''.The 70-year-old Fleetwood Mac rocker - who...

Chris Brown Collaborates With R. Kelly On New Album

Chris Brown collaborates with R. Kelly on new album

Chris Brown has collaborated with R. Kelly on a song on his new album 'Heartbreak on a Full Moon'.The 28-year-old...

Pink's Powerful Snl Performance Of 'What About Us' And 'Beautiful Trauma'

Pink's Powerful SNL Performance Of 'What About Us' And 'Beautiful Trauma'

Few modern performers are quite as powerful as Pink, who proved just how timeless she is with a sensational performance...

Taylor Swift Shoots Music Video At London Kebab Shop

Taylor Swift shoots music video at London kebab shop

Taylor Swift filmed her latest music video outside a kebab shop in north London.The 27-year-old pop superstar was joined by...

Sam Smith 'Craves' Being On Stage

Sam Smith 'craves' being on stage

Sam Smith ''craves'' the feeling of performing on stage.The 'Money On My Mind' hitmaker loves fame when it is all...

Taylor Swift Holds Secret Listening Party For Reputation

Taylor Swift holds secret listening party for Reputation

Taylor Swift held a secret fan listening party for her upcoming album 'Reputation' over the weekend.The 'Look What You Made...

Pink Says Being A 'Hot Mess' Makes Her Relatable

Pink says being a 'hot mess' makes her relatable

Pink credits her broad appeal to being a ''hot mess''.The chart-topping singer boasts a diverse fanbase and Pink believes her...

Ringo Starr's 'Important' Session Tapes Search

Ringo Starr's 'important' session tapes search

Ringo Starr is scouring old session tapes to see if he can find any ''important'' material. The Beatles legend recently...

Jade Thirlwall: Little Mix Will Start Writing In December

Jade Thirlwall: Little Mix will start writing in December

Jade Thirlwall has confirmed Little Mix plan to start writing new music in December.The 24-year-old singer has revealed the band...

Kylie Minogue's 'Cathartic' Album

Kylie Minogue's 'cathartic' album

Kylie Minogue found recording her new album ''cathartic''.The 49-year-old singer split with her fiancé Joshua Sasse in February this year,...

Marilyn Manson Stage Injury Was 'Excruciating'

Marilyn Manson stage injury was 'excruciating'

Marilyn Manson was in ''excruciating'' pain after being crushed by a stage prop.The 48-year-old rocker was rushed to hospital on...

Harry Styles' Music Is Personal

Harry Styles' music is personal

Harry Styles puts ''so much'' of himself in his music.The 'Sign of the Times' singer made his acting debut this...

Chance The Rapper To Perform At Obama Summit

Chance the Rapper to perform at Obama summit

Chance the Rapper will perform at Barack Obama's inaugural Obama Foundation Summit. The star is one of the first performers...

Gavin Rossdale Signs Bmg Contract

Gavin Rossdale signs BMG contract

Gavin Rossdale and Bush have signed a new publishing deal with BMG. As part of the new contract, BMG has...

Karen Elson Inspired By Alison Mosshart

Karen Elson inspired by Alison Mosshart

Karen Elson channels Alison Mosshart on stage.The model-turned-musician admires The Kills' frontwoman's ''badass'' attitude and always tries to act like...

Peter Andre Plans Greatest Hits

Peter Andre plans greatest hits

Peter Andre will mark his 25-year career with a new greatest hits collection.The 'Mysterious Girl' hitmaker is planning to reward...

'This Is The Best Day Of My Life': Linkin Park's Carpool Karaoke Episode Finally Unveiled

'This Is The Best Day Of My Life': Linkin Park's Carpool Karaoke Episode Finally Unveiled

Linkin Park have finally unveiled the shelved episode of Carpool Karaoke featuring Ken Jeong, shot less than a week before...

Liam Gallagher Tops Official Albums Chart

Liam Gallagher tops Official Albums Chart

Liam Gallagher has gone straight to number one on the Official Albums Chart with his debut solo album 'As You...

Katy Perry Watches Fans Get Engaged On National Coming Out Day

Katy Perry Watches Fans Get Engaged On National Coming Out Day

Earlier this year it was National Coming Out day, and Katy Perry celebrated in the most beautiful way by encouraging...

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