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Lewis Capaldi - Someone You Loved Video

A distant cousin of Peter Capaldi, Lewis Capaldi has unveiled a video for his 2018 single entitled 'Someone You Loved', featuring the 'Doctor Who' actor himself.

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

Unloved - Heartbreak Album Review

Unloved are back with their second full-length album 'Heartbreak'. The trio of David Holmes, Keefus Ciancia and vocalist Jade Vincent are set to release the follow-up to 2016's 'Guilty Of Love' on February 1st.

By Andrew Lockwood on 31 January 2019

Stalker Miller - Homegrown By Joan Album Review

Stalker Miller have seen a will and determination come to fruition with the release of their debut album 'Homegrown By Joan'.

By Andrew Lockwood on 30 January 2019

The Vaccines - Brighton Dome 25.01.2019 Live Review

The rather regal elegance of The Brighton Dome played host to The Vaccines for the first time in years on January 25th to the delight of the sold-out crowd.

By Andrew Lockwood on 29 January 2019

The Vaccines

Toy - Happy In The Hollow Album Review

After ten years together, Toy are releasing their fourth full-length studio album. 'Happy In The Hollow' represents the band's first album for their new label Tough Love Records.

By Andrew Lockwood on 23 January 2019

Go Dark - Neon Young Album Review

The eleven tracks that make up 'Neon Young' combine an alternative electro backdrop with a hip-hop swagger and menacing undercurrent.

By Andrew Lockwood on 16 January 2019

Sam Smith, Normani - Dancing With A Stranger Audio

Sam Smith returns with a brand new single entitled 'Dancing with a Stranger' featuring Normani of Fifth Harmony.

Posted 15 January 2019

Sam Smith

RYD - RYD Album Review

RYD, aka North London producer Ryan Downie, is set to release his self-titled debut album under that moniker on 18th January.

By Andrew Lockwood on 14 January 2019

Billie Eilish - When I Was Older (Music Inspired By The Film Roma) Audio

Billie Eilish returns with a new song entitled 'When I Was Older' taken from the compilation 'Music Inspired by the Movie Roma'.

Posted 11 January 2019

Steve Mason - About The Light Album Review

Steve Mason, along with producer Stephen Street, has given us his most 'open' and accessible album to date with 'About The Light'.

By Andrew Lockwood on 02 January 2019

Steve Mason

Manic Street Preachers - This Is My Truth Tell Me Yours (20 Years Collectors' Edition) Album Review

By 1998, Britpop bands were on the decline yet for the Manic Street Preachers, the creative juices seemed to flow stronger than ever.

By Mark Moore on 12 December 2018

Manic Street Preachers

The Pere Ubu Moon Unit - Ramsgate Music Hall 7.12.2018 Live Review

On Friday, avant-garde group The Pere Ubu Moon Unit, which was founded back in 1975 in Cleveland by David Thomas, took to the stage of the Ramsgate Music Hall.

By Andrew Lockwood on 10 December 2018

Dalton Harris - The Power of Love ft. James Arthur Audio

The winner of this year's series of 'The X Factor', Dalton Harris, has hit number one with his debut single 'The Power of Love'.

Posted 10 December 2018

James Arthur

Ride - Dreamland, Margate 30.11.2018 Live Review

Celebrating thirty years of Ride with a special anniversary Unplugged tour, Oxfordshire's finest came to the seaside to play in the Ballroom.

By Andrew Lockwood on 04 December 2018


Arctic Monkeys - Anyways Audio

'Anyways' is the B-side to Arctic Monkeys' 'Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino'; the title single from their number one album released earlier this year.

Posted 03 December 2018

Arctic Monkeys

Nicki Minaj - Good Form ft. Lil Wayne Video

In her latest collaboration with Cash Money's Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj finally unveils the video for her 'Queen' single 'Good Form'.

Posted 30 November 2018

Nicki Minaj Lil Wayne

Reef - Dreamland, Margate 23.11.2018 Live Review

In the Hall By The Sea at Dreamland, Reef brought their Revelation tour to life as they delivered one of the best live sets I've had the privilege to witness this year.

By Andrew Lockwood on 26 November 2018


ASAP Rocky - Sundress Video

Six months after the release of his third studio album 'Testing', ASAP Rocky returns with a new single and video entitled 'Sundress'.

Posted 22 November 2018

ASAP Rocky

Mattiel - Patterns, Brighton 16.11.2018 Live Review

Mattiel Brown and her band put on an anything but plain performance at Patterns in Brighton.

By Andrew Lockwood on 19 November 2018

Crooked Man - Crooked House Album Review

As the nights draw in and the temperature drops, Crooked Man treats us to a fabulous slice of sun-soaked House, Disco and Electro.

By Andrew Lockwood on 12 November 2018

Ariana Grande - Thank U, Next Audio

Less than 3 months after the release of her album 'Sweetener', Ariana Grande is set to return with a new record entitled 'Thank U, Next'.

Posted 06 November 2018

Ariana Grande

John Grant - Brighton Dome 29.10.2018 Live Review

With a fourth solo album having just dropped and his 50th birthday celebrations behind him, John Grant kicked off the UK leg of his latest tour in style at The Brighton Dome.

By Andrew Lockwood on 06 November 2018

John Grant

Marie Davidson - Working Class Woman Album Review

Marie Davidson's fourth album, 'Working Class Woman', in form reflects her history of work in projects at home and time spent in Berlin.

By Andy Peterson on 23 October 2018

The Lumineers - Walls Audio

The Lumineers honour their friend and hero Tom Petty with a sensational cover of his 1996 song 'Walls' from the 'She's the One' soundtrack.

Posted 19 October 2018

The Lumineers

Billie Eilish - When The Party's Over Audio

Up and coming LA singer-songwriter Billie Eilish has unveiled her fourth single of the year, 'When the Party's Over'.

Posted 19 October 2018

John Grant - Love Is Magic Album Review

The quality of the back-catalogue of the once-upon-a-time Czar, John Grant, is building to be the one of the most impressive set of albums released in the recent past.

By Andrew Lockwood on 11 October 2018

John Grant

Anna Calvi - All Saints Church, Hove 5.10.2018 Live Review

With the recent release of her third, very well received album 'Hunter' just behind her, Anna had plenty of relatively new songs to showcase.

By Andrew Lockwood on 09 October 2018

Anna Calvi

Lydia Cole - Tom Thumb Theatre, Margate 20.09.2018 Live Review

Lydia Cole came to play at not only one of the smallest theatres in the UK, but also one of the smallest in the world.

By Andrew Lockwood on 26 September 2018

Maribou State - Kingdoms In Colour Album Review

People who tell you that electronicists are merely pretenders who could be bothered to sit through a few how to use Pro Tools tutorials will find a rebuttal in Maribou State.

By Andy Peterson on 21 September 2018

Black Honey - Black Honey Album Review

Black Honey's eponymous debut has been three years in the making and is the culmination of a lot of hard work and determination on their part.

By Andrew Lockwood on 20 September 2018

Wheels & Fins 2018 - Live Review

On a clifftop above a beautiful sandy beach, Wheels And Fins Festival sprang into life over the weekend

By Andrew Lockwood on 12 September 2018

The Libertines

Spiritualized - And Nothing Hurt Album Review

Spiritualized's eighth album comes twenty-six years after their first, and yet sounds as fresh and vibrant as if it were a debut.

By Andrew Lockwood on 07 September 2018


Idles - Joy As An Act Of Resistance Album Review

You wait around for a feral, untethered, vital, challenging and dynamic record to shock your senses and then two come along in the space of eighteen months, and both are by the same band. Idles released their debut album 'Brutalism'...

By Andrew Lockwood on 29 August 2018


Roni Size - Dreamland, Margate 25.08.2018 Live Review

Roni Size brought his party to the Scenic Stage of Margate's Dreamland over the weekend.

By Andrew Lockwood on 28 August 2018

Roni Size

Disclosure - Moonlight (Extended Mix) Audio

After a three-year hiatus, Disclosure returned this Spring with news of a new album project in the works and 'Moonlight' is their new single.

Posted 22 August 2018


Wye Oak - The Booking Hall, Dover, Kent 14.08.2018 Live Review

From one important seaport to another, Wye Oak came across the pond from Baltimore to Dover as they played at The Booking Hall.

By Andrew Lockwood on 21 August 2018

Wye Oak

Ash - The Trades Club, Hebden Bridge 13.08.2018 Live Review

Tonight, Ash top off a perfect storm between band, audience and venue, resulting in a show which will live long in the memories of those in attendance.

By Alex Lai on 17 August 2018


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Jess Glynne Cancels Brits Week Conceert

Jess Glynne cancels BRITs Week conceert

Jess Glynne has axed her BRITs Week show after doctors put her on vocal rest.The 26-year-old singer was due to...

Jennfier Lopez Trained Like A Boxer For Her Las Vegas Residency

Jennfier Lopez trained like a boxer for her Las Vegas residency

Jennifer Lopez prepared for her Las Vegas residency ''like a boxer training for a fight''.The 49-year-old singer-and-actress feels ''much better''...

Tom Jones Would've Quit Recording If He Wasn't Given It's Not Unusual

Tom Jones would've quit recording if he wasn't given It's Not Unusual

Sir Tom Jones threatened to go back to Wales if he wasn't allowed to sing 'It's Not Unusual'.The legendary star...

Paul Young Recovering From Pneumonia

Paul Young recovering from pneumonia

Paul Young is recovering from pneumonia.The 63-year-old musician is preparing to embark on a UK tour but has admitted that...

Louise Redknapp Signs Record Deal With Warner Music

Louise Redknapp signs record deal with Warner Music

Louise Redknapp has signed a worldwide record deal with Warner Music UK.The 44-year-old singer - who was previously a member...

Chaka Khan Never Knew Prince Had Pill Addiction

Chaka Khan never knew Prince had pill addiction

Chaka Khan never had any ''indication'' that Prince had an addiction to prescription pain medication.The Queen of Funk - whose...

Jess Glynne Postpones Brits Week Show Due To Illness

Jess Glynne postpones BRITs Week show due to illness

Jess Glynne has had to cancel her BRITs Week show due to illness. The 29-year-old singer was scheduled to play...

Album Of The Week: The 20th Anniversary Of The Creatures' Anima Animus

Album of the Week: The 20th anniversary of The Creatures' Anima Animus

Siouxsie Sioux might be well known as an 80s goth icon thanks to her work with Siouxsie and the Banshees,...

Busted's James Bourne Backs New Pop Band T-10

Busted's James Bourne backs new pop band T-10

Busted star James Bourne is backing new pop band T-10 to conquer the charts.The London four-piece have got themselves a...

Marina Announces Two-part Album

Marina announces two-part album

Marina is releasing a two-part album.The Welsh pop star - who has dropped her previous name Marina and the Diamonds...

Ms Banks: Nicki Minaj Changed My Career

Ms Banks: Nicki Minaj changed my career

Ms Banks says Nicki Minaj's public appraisal of her music has made people take notice of her.The 24-year-old rising London...

Prince Celebrated With Social Media Pages And Gifs

Prince celebrated with social media pages and GIFs

Prince's estate has launched social media accounts for the late music legend to celebrate his legacy.The 'Purple Rain' hitmaker's fans...

David Guetta Moves Residency To Hi Ibiza

David Guetta moves residency to Hi Ibiza

David Guetta's 'F*** Me I'm Famous!' residency is moving to Hi Ibiza.The 51-year-old Grammy-winning superstar is taking over Friday nights...

Liam Gallagher To Add More Oasis Songs To Solo Set

Liam Gallagher to add more Oasis songs to solo set

Liam Gallagher is to add more Oasis tracks to his setlist after growing demand from fans.The 'Wonderwall' group's former frontman...

James Morrison' 'Felt Like A Failure' After Being Dropped By Label

James Morrison' 'felt like a failure' after being dropped by label

James Morrison ''felt like a failure'' after being dropped by his record label.The 'Broken Strings' hitmaker is set to release...

Dolly Parton's Streaming Figures Rise Thanks To Grammys Performance

Dolly Parton's streaming figures rise thanks to Grammys performance

Dolly Parton has received a boost in streaming after performing at the Grammy Awards on Sunday (10.02.19).The 73-year-old country star...

Brad Pitt Making Chris Cornell Documentary

Brad Pitt making Chris Cornell documentary

Brad Pitt is working on a documentary about his late friend Chris Cornell.The 'World War Z' actor and director Peter...

Ultimate Bedroom Anthems For Valentine's Day [Playlist]

Ultimate bedroom anthems for Valentine's Day [Playlist]

Happy Valentine's Day! Lots of couples will celebrating this cheesy AF but lovely day, and will most likely celebrate well...

Gary Barlow 'Tried Everything' To Get Jason Orange To Stay In Take That

Gary Barlow 'tried everything' to get Jason Orange to stay in Take That

Gary Barlow ''tried everything'' to get Jason Orange to rejoin Take That. The 48-year-old singer has revealed that Jason -...

Corey Taylor Says Slipknot's New Album Will Be 'Evil'

Corey Taylor says Slipknot's new album will be 'evil'

Slipknot's new album is set to be ''evil'' and ''ridiculous''.Corey Taylor has teased some details of the band's long-awaited new...

Gypsy Circus On Influences, Fencing And Their Dream Collaboration [Exclusive]

Gypsy Circus on influences, fencing and their dream collaboration [Exclusive]

Edinburgh four-piece Gypsy Circus have recently dropped their new EP Holy Lights And Shadows; a sensational blend of blues, indie...

Offset Releases Debut Solo Single Red Room

Offset releases debut solo single Red Room

Offset has released his debut solo single.The Migos star dropped the track 'Red Room' from his forthcoming album and documentary,...

Noel Gallagher Hits The Studio Ahead Of Intimate UK Tour

Noel Gallagher hits the studio ahead of intimate UK tour

Noel Gallagher looks set to debut new songs on his intimate UK tour.The 51-year-old former Oasis star has been busy...

Yungblud Releases New Song With Halsey And Travis Barker

Yungblud releases new song with Halsey and Travis Barker

Yungblud says his new song with Halsey and Blink-182's Travis Barker is their attempt to ''modernise'' rock.The 'Loner' rocker has...

Mac Miller Exposes 'Personal Demons' On New Seth Hirsch Track

Mac Miller exposes 'personal demons' on new Seth Hirsch track

Mac Miller raps about his ''personal demons'' on a new track with Seth Hirsch.The late rap star - who died...

Zedd Teases Katy Perry Song 365

Zedd teases Katy Perry song 365

Zedd has shared a teaser of his collaboration with Katy Perry.The EDM star took to Twitter to share a 30-second...

Tom Walker Bought A Glastonbury Ticket 'Just In Case' He Doesn't Perform

Tom Walker bought a Glastonbury ticket 'just in case' he doesn't perform

Tom Walker has bought a ticket for Glastonbury ''just in case'' he isn't asked to perform at this year's festival.The...

Def Leppard Announces New Las Vegas Residency

Def Leppard announces new Las Vegas residency

Def Leppard have announced a 2019 Las Vegas residency. The 'Pour Some Sugar On Me' hitmakers will return to Sin...

St. Vincent Slams 'Systemic Sexism' In The Music Business

St. Vincent slams 'systemic sexism' in the music business

St. Vincent has slammed ''systemic sexism'' within the music industry.The 36-year-old singer feels it's important to have more women in...

Dave Grohl Undergoes Arm Surgery

Dave Grohl undergoes arm surgery

Dave Grohl recently underwent surgery on his arm.The 50-year-old rocker's group Foo Fighters recently announced they would be pulling out...

Selena Gomez Planning Global Tour

Selena Gomez planning global tour

Selena Gomez is reportedly set to go on a world tour in support of her new album.The 'Wolves' hitmaker told...

Sam Fender And Lewis Capaldi Are Deezer Next's 2019 Priority Acts

Sam Fender and Lewis Capaldi are Deezer NEXT's 2019 priority acts

Sam Fender and Lewis Capaldi have been announced as Deezer NEXT's 2019 Global priority acts. The 'Poundshop Kardashians' hitmaker...

10 Weirdly Romantic Songs For Valentine's Day [Playlist]

10 weirdly romantic songs for Valentine's Day [Playlist]

As it's almost Valentine's Day, you'll be looking for that perfect romantic playlist to set a dinner date to, right?...

Graham Nash To Headline Cambridge Folk Festival

Graham Nash to headline Cambridge Folk Festival

Graham Nash will headline the Cambridge Folk Festival this August. The 77-year-old singer - who recently won the Lifetime Achievement...

Chester Bennington's Son Records With His Old Band

Chester Bennington's son records with his old band

Chester Bennington's son Jaime has re-recorded his late father's songs with his former band.Long before the 'In The End' hitmaker...

Ally Brooke: Tyga Annihilated Low Key In A Good Way

Ally Brooke: Tyga annihilated Low Key in a good way

Ally Brooke says Tyga ''annihilated'' her song 'Low Key' ''in a good way''.The 'Rack City' rapper was a last minute...

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