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Liam Gallagher - Shockwave Audio

He's set to drop his second solo album 'Why Me? Why Not.' on September 20th 2019 and 'Shockwave' is the very first single from it.

Liam Gallagher - Shockwave Audio

He's set to drop his second solo album 'Why Me? Why Not.' on September 20th 2019 and 'Shockwave' is the very first single from it.

Posted 14 June 2019

Liam Gallagher

Mattiel - Satis Factory Album Review

Mattiel follow their stunning eponymous debut album with a bold and brassy second, 'Satis Factory'.

By Andrew Lockwood on 05 June 2019

Slam Dunk 2019 - Leeds, Temple Newsam Park Live Review

It's Slam Dunk's hometown of Leeds we visited this year, following it to Temple Newsam Park for its biggest year yet!

By Max Cussons on 28 May 2019

Injury Reserve - Injury Reserve Album Review

On their self-titled debut album, it's really game time for jazz rappers Injury Reserve.

By Max Cussons on 22 May 2019

Phildel - Wave Your Flags Album Review

Phildel has gone back a step, in terms of her musical compositions, and returned to a style more reminiscent of her debut album with her latest release 'Wave Your Flags'.

By Andrew Lockwood on 20 May 2019

Aldous Harding - Concorde 2, Brighton 15.05.2019 Live Review

To promote the release of her latest album 'Designer', Aldous Harding has undertaken an extensive European tour. On Wednesday night Harding played to a sold-out Concorde 2 in Brighton.

By Andrew Lockwood on 20 May 2019

Injury Reserve - The Victoria, London 16.05.2019 Live Review

Injury Reserve have spent the last few years rising to the top of underground hip-hop and becoming one of the most exciting acts in the whole genre.

By Max Cussons on 20 May 2019

Charli XCX - Blame It On Your Love ft. Lizzo Audio

Charli XCX teams up with Lizzo on a new single entitled 'Blame It On Your Love'. She has been working on her upcoming third studio album.

Posted 16 May 2019

Charli XCX

Four Tet - Alexandra Palace, London 08.05.2019 Live Review

Kieran Hebden, AKA Four Tet, hits London's Alexandra Palace for a one-of-a-kind show.

By Max Cussons on 15 May 2019

Four Tet

The Luka State - The Forum Basement, The Sussex Arms, Tunbridge Wells 11.05.2019 Live Review

From the salt mining town of Winsford in Cheshire, The Luka State came to play in the underground confines of The Forum Basement.

By Andrew Lockwood on 15 May 2019

Finley Quaye - The Ballroom, Dreamland, Margate 10.05.2019 Live Review

Friday night The Ballroom at Dreamland in Margate played host to Finley Quaye, the Brit Award winner of Best Male Artist of 1998.

By Andrew Lockwood on 13 May 2019

Finley Quaye

Skepta - Greaze Mode ft. Nafe Smallz Audio

With his new album 'Ignorance Is Bliss' set to drop, Skepta unveils a new song entitled Greaze Mode, featuring London rising star Nafe Smallz.

Posted 13 May 2019


Atari Teenage Riot - Islington O2 Academy, London 02.05.2019 Live Review

ATR hit Islington's O2 Academy tonight to fully display their importance to thrilling effect.

By Max Cussons on 07 May 2019

Atari Teenage Riot

Banks - Gimme Audio

Banks returns with a new song entitled 'Gimme' - a hard-hitting, ultra dark anthem that has us seriously mesmerised.

Posted 01 May 2019

Daughters - The Brudenell Social Club, Leeds 19.04.2019 Live Review

Daughters in the current climate are stronger than ever following last year's You Won't Get What You Want.

By Max Cussons on 01 May 2019

The Unthanks - The Quarterhouse, Folkestone 28.04.2019 Live Review

Rachel, Becky and Niopha; The Unthanks, 'Unaccompanied, As We Are'; returned to Kent in their latest incarnation to sing songs old and new in their purest form.

By Andrew Lockwood on 30 April 2019

The Unthanks

Two Door Cinema Club - Satellite Audio

'Satellite' is the new single from Two Door Cinema Club, who recently announced their fourth album 'False Alarm', scheduled to be released on June 14th 2019.

Posted 26 April 2019

Two Door Cinema Club

Stealing Sheep - Big Wows Album Review

Stealing Sheep's eleven track album is a shimmering piece of bright and bold pop that translates a day-glo and glitter imagination into a sparkling electro hybrid.

By Andrew Lockwood on 23 April 2019

Nouvelle Vague - The Ballroom, Dreamland, Margate 20.04.2019 Live Review

Nouvelle Vague are master craftsmen and women breathing new life into old songs by way of inspired arrangements.

By Andrew Lockwood on 23 April 2019

Nouvelle Vague

Marissa Nadler - Prince Albert, Brighton 16.04.2019 Live Review

Before taking her tour to the far reaches of Europe and beyond, Marissa Nadler took up a brief residence in the upstairs room of The Prince Albert.

By Andrew Lockwood on 23 April 2019

Marissa Nadler

Amy Odell - The Tom Thumb Theatre, Margate 13.04.2019 Live Review

In one of the tiniest theatres, on one of the smallest stages, and playing to a diminutive audience, the petite Amy Odell played a tremendous gig with an intense passion.

By Andrew Lockwood on 16 April 2019

Eyre Llew / In The Endless Zanhyang We Are - Carrier Split EP Review

After a successful debut album, 'Atelo', Eyre Llew have returned to collaborate with Korean shoegaze band In The Endless Zanhyang We Are for joint EP 'Carrier'

By Mark Moore on 12 April 2019

Cage The Elephant - Goodbye Audio

With their new album 'Social Cues' set to arrive on April 19 through RCA Records, Cage the Elephant unveil their latest track from it entitled 'Goodbye'.

Posted 10 April 2019

Cage The Elephant

Joep Beving - Henosis Album Review

Joep Beving's latest album 'Henosis' is an epic affair of more than twenty tracks and follows his 2018 release 'Conatus'.

By Andrew Lockwood on 08 April 2019

O'Hooley and Tidow - Astor Theatre, Deal Live Review

On the South-East coast O'Hooley And Tidow treated the people of Deal to an evening of fabulous folk music.

By Andrew Lockwood on 08 April 2019

Kristin Hersh - The Quarterhouse, Folkestone 31.03.2019 Live Review

Returning to the Kent coast exactly nine months to the day after her sold out show in Ramsgate, Hersh rocked up in Folkestone as part of her 'Live And Loud' tour.

By Andrew Lockwood on 02 April 2019

Lucy Rose - No Words Left Album Review

In 'No Words Left', Lucy Rose has put down a marker, relatively early in the year, for a definite contender for album of the year.

By Andrew Lockwood on 25 March 2019

Lucy Rose

Tame Impala - Patience Audio

Tame Impala have just dropped a brand new song entitled 'Patience' - which is certainly what we've shown while awaiting this record.

Posted 25 March 2019

Tame Impala

Foster The People - Style Audio

Four months after dropping their single 'Worst Nites', Foster The People return with another non-album track entitled 'Style'.

Posted 25 March 2019

Foster The People

Chai - Punk Album Review

'Punk' by Chai is a curious anomaly that will divide opinion but at its heart there is some musical magic.'Punk' by Chai is a curious anomaly that will divide opinion but at its heart there is some musical magic.

By Andrew Lockwood on 18 March 2019

Self Esteem - Ramsgate Music Hall 10.03.2019 Live Review

Slow Club's Rebecca Taylor, under her new moniker Self Esteem, began her latest tour at Ramsgate Music Hall.

By Andrew Lockwood on 15 March 2019

James - Margate Winter Gardens 06.03.2019 Live Review

In the century old venue in front of two thousand fans, James put on quite a show; well, two shows actually.

By Andrew Lockwood on 15 March 2019


Poppy Ackroyd - Attenborough Centre for the Creative Art, Brighton 22.02.2019 Live Review

If there was ever a reason for you to try something fresh and new then Poppy Ackroyd is surely it.

By Andrew Lockwood on 26 February 2019

The Unthanks - Lines Album Review

As projects go, you'd have to say that the latest one from The Unthanks draws together three remarkable strands under one ambitious umbrella, 'Lines'.

By Andrew Lockwood on 21 February 2019

The Unthanks

Feels - Post Earth Album Review

The eleven tracks that make up Feels' latest release combine a raw garage band authenticity with a self-assured swagger.

By Andrew Lockwood on 20 February 2019

Peter Doherty & The Puta Madres - Fort Road Yard, Margate 14.02.2019 Live Review

Peter Doherty once again highlighted his talent as a musician, lyricist and performer during a very entertaining evening.

By Andrew Lockwood on 18 February 2019

Pete Doherty

Lou Doillon - Soliloquy Album Review

Doillon's latest release is self-assured, positive and empowered; it is not trying to be something it's not.

By Andrew Lockwood on 15 February 2019

Du Blonde - Lung Bread For Daddy Album Review

'Lung Bread For Daddy', a phrase appropriated from a friend and referring to a request for a cigarette, is a multi-faceted journey through the life of Du Blonde.

By Andrew Lockwood on 11 February 2019

Sleeper - The Forum, Tunbridge Wells 02.02.2019 Live Review

After a 21-year gap between albums and a full 19-year break as a band, Sleeper seem at last to be back in earnest.

By Andrew Lockwood on 06 February 2019


Beans On Toast - Dreamland, Margate 01.02.2019 Live Review

Jay McAllister - otherwise known as Beans On Toast - brings his raucous road show to Kent's infamous seaside town.

By Andrew Lockwood on 05 February 2019

Beans On Toast

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Spice Girls Joke About Victoria Beckham's Absence At Wembley Show

Spice Girls joke about Victoria Beckham's absence at Wembley show

The Spice Girls joked about Victoria Beckham's absence during the last date of their reunion tour on Saturday (15.06.19).The iconic...

Bastille's New Album Looks At Social Media Addiction

Bastille's new album looks at social media addiction

Bastille's new album explores the complex ''relationship with our phones''. The indie band - comprised of Dan Smith, Kyle Simmons,...

The Ultimate Dad Rock Playlist For Father's Day

The ultimate dad rock playlist for Father's Day

Happy Father's Day to all the long-suffering dads out there. It's your dad's day to relax and annoy the rest...

Noel Gallagher Tells Brexit Protesters To 'Go To North Korea'

Noel Gallagher tells Brexit protesters to 'go to North Korea'

Noel Gallagher thinks anyone who doesn't like the result of the Brexit referendum should ''go to North Korea''.The 52-year-old rocker...

Liam Gallagher Confirms New Lp Is Named After John Lennon Art

Liam Gallagher confirms new LP is named after John Lennon art

Liam Gallagher has confirmed John Lennon and Yoko Ono inspired the title of his new album.The former Oasis frontman has...

Noel Gallagher: I'd Rather Eat S**T Than Listen To Liam's Music

Noel Gallagher: I'd rather eat s**t than listen to Liam's music

Noel Gallagher would rather ''eat s**t'' than listen to his brother and bitter rival Liam Gallagher's music.The 52-year-old rocker has...

George Ezra Plays Isle Of Wight Festival From Chair After Leg Injury

George Ezra plays Isle of Wight festival from chair after leg injury

George Ezra headlined the Isle of Wight festival on Saturday (15.06.18) from a chair after injuring his ankle during his...

Noel Gallagher Close First Night Of Isle Of Wight Festival 2019 With Oasis Hits

Noel Gallagher close first night of Isle of Wight Festival 2019 with Oasis hits

Noel Gallagher closed the first night of the Isle of Wight Festival 2019 in style with a selection of Oasis...

Madonna Admits Fame Took Her Breath Away

Madonna admits fame took her breath away

Madonna's meteoric rise to fame took her ''breath away''.The 60-year-old pop star emerged as one of the world's best-selling singers...

Neil Hannon Has Written 12 Songs For The Father Ted Musical

Neil Hannon has written 12 songs for the Father Ted Musical

Neil Hannon has written 12 songs for the 'Father Ted' musical.The 48-year-old singer has just released a new Divine Comedy...

Nick Jonas: The Disney Channel Was 'The Best Years Of Training'

Nick Jonas: The Disney Channel was 'the best years of training'

Nick Jonas considers his time on the Disney Channel to have been ''the best years of training''.The 26-year-old singer rose...

Serge Pizzorno Has Started Work On Next Kasabian Lp

Serge Pizzorno has started work on next Kasabian LP

Serge Pizzorno has started writing the new Kasabian album.The 'Fire' hitmakers have been on an extended break since touring their...

Neverworld 2019 Preview

Neverworld 2019 Preview

Festival season is upon us again so it's time to apply the glitter, ready the face paint and prepare your...

Sheryl Reveals Star-studded Collaborators For Threads

Sheryl reveals star-studded collaborators for Threads

Sheryl Crow has revealed the full list of collaborators for her new album 'Threads'.The 57-year-old country music legend has taken...

Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith And Dua Lipa Among Winners At Silver Clef Awards

Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith and Dua Lipa among winners at Silver Clef Awards

Ed Sheeran will receive the O2 Silver Clef Award at the annual ceremony.The 28-year-old singer-songwriter will take home the coveted...

Nick Wilson On Getting His Foot In The Door, Admiring John Mayer And Difficult Pills To Swallow (Literally!) [Exclusive]

Nick Wilson on getting his foot in the door, admiring John Mayer and difficult pills to swallow (literally!) [Exclusive]

Nick Wilson recently unveiled his sensational new single Colour Me In, and it's definitely the sort of dreamy electronic pop...

The Year Of The Legend: Albums Of 2019 Vs The Artists' Most Iconic Releases

The Year of the Legend: Albums of 2019 vs the artists' most iconic releases

At a time when recording and releasing music to the public has never been so easy, it's no wonder that...

Madonna 'Anxious' About New Album Madame X

Madonna 'anxious' about new album Madame X

Madonna has been feeling anxious about her new album.The 60-year-old star released 'Madame X' - her 14th studio album and...

Alice Cooper Quit Booze After Seeing His Friends Pass Away

Alice Cooper quit booze after seeing his friends pass away

Alice Cooper quit booze after seeing his friends die young.The 'School's Out' rocker was friends with the likes of Jim...

Justin Timberlake Honoured At Songwriters Hall Of Fame

Justin Timberlake honoured at Songwriters Hall of Fame

Justin Timberlake received the Contemporary Icon Award at the 2019 Songwriters Hall of Fame event.The 'Cry Me A River' hitmaker...

Westlife's Comeback Was Inspired By Beyonce Documentary

Westlife's comeback was inspired by Beyonce documentary

Westlife's return was inspired by Beyonce.The 'When You're Looking Like That' band is currently on their comeback tour, and they...

Roger Daltrey: The Who's Next Album Is Best Since Quadrophenia

Roger Daltrey: The Who's next album is best since Quadrophenia

Roger Daltrey says The Who's new album is their best since 'Quadrophenia'.Although the iconic rock group's frontman was originally skeptical...

Dan Smith Feels Like An Imposter

Dan Smith feels like an imposter

Bastille's Dan Smith feels like an ''imposter''.The 'Pompeii' singer isn't worried about the group's experiments with different genres on their...

Charli Xcx Announces New Album And World Tour

Charli XCX announces new album and world tour

Charli XCX will release her new album 'Charli' on September 13.The 'I Love It' hitmaker has announced her upcoming third...

Taylor Swift Announces New Lp Lover

Taylor Swift announces new LP Lover

Taylor Swift has announced her new LP 'Lover' and a collaboration with Stella McCartney.The 'Shake It Off' hitmaker revealed on...

Liam Gallagher Confirms Why Me? Why Not Release Date

Liam Gallagher confirms Why Me? Why Not release date

Liam Gallagher will release his second solo LP 'Why Me? Why Not' on September 20.The former Oasis frontman has confirmed...

The Divine Comedy's Neil Hannon Says His Life Is Too 'Boring' For A Book

The Divine Comedy's Neil Hannon says his life is too 'boring' for a book

The Divine Comedy singer Neil Hannon has vowed to never write an autobiography - because he thinks his pop star...

The Rua Blown Away By Westlife Audience On Huge Arena Tour

The Rua blown away by Westlife audience on huge arena tour

The Rua have praised Westlife's ''amazing'' fanbase for being so welcoming and passionate on tour.The 'Gasoline' hitmakers - made up...

Tom Grennan Fears Injuries With James Bay's Weekly Football Games

Tom Grennan fears injuries with James Bay's weekly football games

Tom Grennan admitted he worries about injuries with James Bay's weekly celebrity football matches.The 'Hold Back The River' rocker is...

Siobhan Fahey Blasts Bananarama Reunion

Siobhan Fahey blasts Bananarama reunion

Siobhan Fahey was disappointed with Bananarama's reunion.The singer reunited with former bandmates Sara Dallin and Keren Woodward in 2017 -...

Tove Lo Feared Career Was Over

Tove Lo feared career was over

Tove Lo thought her career was over when she had vocal surgery.The 31-year-old singer had to have cysts removed from...

Steve Davis Set For Glastonbury Slot And Debut Album

Steve Davis set for Glastonbury slot and debut album

Steve Davis is set for Glastonbury Festival this year.The snooker legend is set to release his first ever album in...

Dr John Completed Final Album Before Death

Dr John completed final album before death

Dr. John completed a final album before his death. The six-time Grammy Award-winning musician - who was born Malcolm John...

Mac Miller's Posthumous Verse Drops

Mac Miller's posthumous verse drops

Mac Miller's first posthumous music has been released.The late rapper - who died from an overdose last September, aged just...

Maren Morris: Country Stars Can Be Sexual Too

Maren Morris: Country stars can be sexual too

Maren Morris feels women in country music are too often ''stereotyped'' as innocent and ''virginal''.The Grammy-winner - who is married...

Liam Gallagher Advises Brother Noel To Give His Fans A Break

Liam Gallagher advises brother Noel to give his fans a break

Liam Gallagher thinks his brother Noel Gallagher needs to take more breaks so his fans don't get fed up with...

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