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Leisure Festival - Dreamland in Margate

On the same day that Glastonbury welcomed back Margate's adopted sons, The Libertines, Margate itself put on it's very own Leisure Festival as it played host to numerous artists over two stages at Dreamland.

Will Varley & Jack Valero - The Astor Theatre Deal Live Review

Three nights before the end of his current tour Will Varley returned to his home town of Deal to delight a sold out crowd in The Astor Theatre.

Will Varley

My Chemical Romance - The Foundations of Decay Visualiser

'Famous Last Words' emo rockers My Chemical Romance have delighted and surprised their army of fans with the release of their new single - 'The Foundations Of Decay'.

My Chemical Romance

Mattiel - Live at Lafayette in London Review

"Are you ready London?" - Mattiel Brown asked a sold out crowd at London's Lafayette before she and Jonah Swilley launched themselves into a 23 track setlist that dipped into every part of their back catalogue, including their 2020 covers EP.

Doja Cat - Vegas (From the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack ELVIS) Audio

Ahead of it's Cannes premier Doja Cat has shared - 'Vegas', a song from the hotly anticipated Baz Luhrmann biopic 'Elvis'.

Lady Gaga - Hold My Hand (From “Top Gun: Maverick”) Audio

With only a few weeks to go until the biggest movie premier of the year - 'Top Gun: Maverick', Lady Gaga releases the first track from it's soundtrack - 'Hold My Hand'.

Lady GaGa

Spiritualized - Everything Was Beautiful Album Review

Spiritualized continue where they left off with their last exquisitely crafted record - 'And Nothing Hurts', with yet another very impressive offering on their latest album - 'Everything Was Beautiful'.


Kehlani - up at night feat. Justin Bieber Audio

Kehlani reacquaints herself with Justin Bieber as the pair share - 'up all night', the third single to be released from Kehlani's third album - 'Blue Water Road'.

Justin Bieber

Confidence Man - 'Tilt' Album Review

'Tilt', an album born out of late night/early morning drinking/singing sessions and a heady mix of Chemical Brothers meets Deee-Lite 90's warehouse rave, is Confidence Man's anthemic musical dose of euphoria neatly wrapped up in 12 songs.

Placebo - 'Never Let Me Go' Album Review

Almost 26 years after the release of their eponymous debut album, and more than eight years since their last full length record - 'Loud Like Love', Placebo are back with - 'Never Let Me Go'.


Mattiel - 'Georgia Gothic' album review

'Georgia Gothic', Mattiel's third full length album, may well have taken shape in the secluded isolation of a wood cabin in northern Atlanta but it's anything but insular.

Dove Cameron - Boyfriend Audio

Following a huge response to a snippet of the track she shared on TikTok, Dove Cameron has swiftly released her latest song - 'Boyfriend'.

Dove Cameron

Röyksopp & Alison Goldfrapp - Impossible Visualiser

Ahead of the release of their forthcoming album, 'Profound Mysteries', Norwegian electronic duo Röyksopp have hooked up with Alison Goldfrapp for their collaborative single - 'Impossible'.

Royksopp Alison Goldfrapp

Holly Humberstone – London Is Lonely (Live) Video

After rounding out 2021 with a reworked version of 'Seventeen Going Under' with Sam Fender, Holly Humberstone has opened up her 2022 account with a stunning new piano ballad - 'London Is Lonely'.

Halsey - People Disappear Here Lyric Video

To coincide with the release of the deluxe extended edition of their album, 'If I Can't Have Love, I Want Power', Halsey has dropped a lyric video for one of the extra tracks on it - 'People Disappear Here'.


Sam Feldt, RITA ORA - Follow Me Audio

Rita Ora and Sam Feldt team up for a summer soaked pop-banger on their latest single - 'Follow Me'.

Rita Ora

Billy Bragg - Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone

On Black Friday, Red Wedge founder Billy Bragg played highlights from the "first pandemic Blues album of our times" and much, much more as he delighted the audience at The Leas Cliff Hall in Folkestone.

Billy Bragg

Adele - '30' Album Review

After six years, one failed marriage, one lingering pandemic, one well documented divorce and a lot of soul searching, Adele's fourth full length studio album - '30' was finally released on 19th November.


Taylor Swift - All Too Well (Live on Saturday Night Live) Video

Taylor Swift broke with Saturday Night Live convention this weekend by performing just one song, a ten minute version of 'All Too Well'.

Taylor Swift

This Is The Kit: The Quarterhouse, Folkestone 03/11/2021

On a wet and windy night down on the South-East coast This Is The Kit brought a welcoming warmth into Folkestone's Quarterhouse with their imaginative array of tender and gentle folk songs.

Katy Perry - All You Need Is Love (Visualizer)

Ahead of the festive season Katy Perry is back to announce that "dreams do come true" as she releases a warm and mellow cover of The Beatles classic - 'All You Need Is Love'.

Katy Perry

Marissa Nadler: 'The Path Of The Clouds' Album Review

The phrase 'fabulous at forty' can most definitely be applied to singer-songwriter Marissa Nadler as she has written, recorded and produced her best work to date on her new album - 'The Path Of The Clouds'.

Marissa Nadler

ABBA - Just A Notion Lyric Video

Following the release of the double a-side single - 'I Still Have Faith In You/Don't Shut Me Down' in September; ABBA have now released their latest track - 'Just A Notion'.


Laura Marling: Brighton Dome - 19th October 2021

In the four-and-a-half years since Laura Marling last toured alone, not only has she given many on-line guitar tutorials but she has also released yet another Mercury Prize nominated album and collaborated with Mike Lindsay on two LUMP albums.

Laura Marling

PinkPantheress - Nineteen (Visualiser) Video

To coincide with the release of her first mixtape PinkPantheress has dropped visualisers for five more tracks lifted from it including this one, 'Nineteen'.

Coldplay X Selena Gomez - Let Somebody Go Lyric Video

On the day that they released their ninth studio album Coldplay have also dropped a lyric video for 'Let Somebody Go', a track that features former Disney actress Selena Gomez.

Coldplay Selena Gomez

audiobooks - Astro Tough Album Review

After a three year wait audiobooks are back with a follow up to their extraordinary debut album 'Now!(in a minute)' with the release of their second album - 'Astro Tough'.

Coldplay X BTS - My Universe Lyric Video

Ahead of the release of their highly anticipated ninth studio album Coldplay have dropped what is likely to be the biggest track from it, 'My Universe'.


Placebo - Beautiful James Audio

Returning with their first new song in five years, Placebo have just dropped ‘Beautiful James’ as the first taster of their forthcoming album.


Radiohead - If You Say The Word Audio

Returning with their first new material in four years, Radiohead drop a sensational new single entitled ‘If You Say The Word’ from their forthcoming re-issue album ‘KID A MNESIA’.


Angel Olsen: 'Aisles' EP Review

It's a brave artist that chooses five iconic tracks from wildly different acts and gives them a significant, contemporary make-over as they attempt to re-interpret them with a fresh prospective.

Angel Olsen Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark Men Without Hats Billy Idol Alphaville

Maisie Peters - You Signed Up For This (Lyric Video)

Maisie Peters travels alone on a bus through the East Sussex countryside as she takes the coastal route out of Brighton in the lyric video for her new song, 'You Signed Up For This'.

Nas - Nobody ft. Ms. Lauryn Hill Audio

Two ‘90s legends team up for rap masterpiece on ‘Nobody’, taken from Nas’ fourteenth studio album ‘King’s Disease II’.

Nas Lauryn Hill

Billie Eilish - Happier Than Ever Album Review

Happier Than Ever is one of the most highly anticipated album releases of the year, which puts an awful lot of pressure on a woman who’s faced more than enough criticism and scrutiny over the past two years.

Billie Eilish

Ariana Grande - positions (Official Live Performance) Video

Ariana Grande continues what she's successfully started with 'pov' and 'safety net' as she releases a live video for 'positions'.

Ariana Grande


On the same day that she released her long awaited debut album, Tones And I has dropped an audio video for 'Child's Play' (She's also shared one for every other, as yet unreleased, track on the album!).

Vince Staples - Are You With That? Lyric Video

With his self-titled fourth album being released this week, Vince Staples drops a new lyric video for his latest single ‘Are You With That?’.

Vince Staples

Aurora - Cure For Me Audio

It’s been quite a productive year for Norwegian singer Aurora so far, and now she’s released yet another new song entitled ‘Cure For Me’.


Atomic Kitten - Southgate You're the One (Football's Coming Home Again) Audio

2000s pop trio Atomic Kitten have genuinely remixed their number one song ‘Whole Again’ with a football theme entitled ‘Southgate You're the One (Football's Coming Home Again)’.

Atomic Kitten

Damon Albarn - Polaris Live Video

Damon Albarn's latest single, 'Polaris', is the second track taken from his forthcoming solo album, 'The Nearer The Fountain, More Pure The Stream Flows' which is set for release on November 12th via Transgressive Records.

Damon Albarn

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Australian Music Industry Taking Some Lessons From Gaming

Australian music industry taking some lessons from gaming

Every industry in every nation has been affected to a greater or lesser extent by changes in technology and consequently...

When Inspiration’S Running Dry: How Do Songwriters  Keep Those Creative Juices Flowing?

When Inspiration’s Running Dry: How Do Songwriters Keep Those Creative Juices Flowing?

When your creative juices get depleted it’s definitely not an easy task to write a song. Life happens, everyday stresses...

The Top 5 Music Festivals In The Us

The top 5 music festivals in the US

As the winter slowly comes to an end, the music scene is also starting to wake up. In a few...

Who Are The Biggest Rock N Roll Stars To Have A Las Vegas Residency?

Who are the biggest Rock n Roll stars to have a Las Vegas residency?

Given that Las Vegas has a reputation for being the “Entertainment Capital of the World”, it is easy to...

A Simple Guide To Melodifestivalen

A Simple Guide To Melodifestivalen

If you’re a fan of weird and wonderful music festivals and contests, then there’s one that you may not have...

The Best Music To Support Your Gaming In 2023

The best music to support your gaming in 2023

There is no doubt that among the many successful and lucrative industries the gaming sector is one of the most...

Getting Your Track Ready For The Internet

Getting Your Track Ready for the Internet

Every day, thousands of songs are uploaded to the internet. When you place your track online, it becomes a small...

The Feel-good Factor: What Makes Music Enjoyable?

The Feel-Good Factor: What Makes Music Enjoyable?

Do you tend to use music to elevate your mood, to calm down, or as a background to your work...

When To Use Music To Get The Most Out Of Your Work

When to use music to get the most out of your work

Nowadays, every serious professional is always looking for new practical methods to improve his or her work performance, to maximize...

Are Bands Hosting Live-streamed Concerts More Often?

Are Bands Hosting Live-Streamed Concerts More Often?

One of the most significant factors behind the booming music industry in recent years is the advent of live-streamed concerts....

Rita Ora Releases Brand New Single “You Only Love Me”


2023 marks the dawn of a new era for one of the most successful British female artists of the 21st...

Exploring The Power Of Music In Casinos: How It Enhances The Gambling Experience

Exploring the Power of Music in Casinos: How It Enhances the Gambling Experience

Music is an integral part of our lives and can be found almost everywhere – from restaurants to shopping malls...

Data Breaches Highlight Importance Of Protecting Your Music Streaming Accounts

Data breaches highlight importance of protecting your music streaming accounts

As music fans react to the news of a data breach at Deezer, there has never been a better time...

Psychology Of Music In Casinos

Psychology of music in casinos

Gambling may already be a thrilling activity, but adding music to the mix just amplifies the thrill. Our favorite tunes...

Dead Man's Hand - Legendary Anthrax And Alice In Chains Rockers Come Together For A Unique Poker Themed Collaboration

Dead Man's Hand - legendary Anthrax and Alice in Chains rockers come together for a unique poker themed collaboration

Poker and hard rock are companions whose paths have crossed plenty of times over the years, from whiskey-fueled games on...

Sam Ryder's Guilty Pleasure Is S Club 7

Sam Ryder's guilty pleasure is S Club 7

Sam Ryder once sang 'Reach' by S Club 7 at his school assembly. The 2022 'Eurovision' runner-up - who first...

Lizzo Wants To  Play Flute For Adele

Lizzo wants to play flute for Adele

Lizzo wants to play the flute for Adele.The 'Good As Hell' hitmaker is keen to collaborate with the British superstar...

Robbie Williams Wants Glastonbury Gig

Robbie Williams wants Glastonbury gig

Robbie Williams wants to play Glastonbury.The 'Old Before I Die' singer - who previously performed at the world-famous music event...

Justin Hawkins Left 'Limping' After Doing David Lee Roth-style Split Stage Jump

Justin Hawkins left 'limping' after doing David Lee Roth-style split stage jump

Justin Hawkins suffered a hamstring injury after doing a "David Lee Roth-style split jump" on stage.The Darkness frontman hasn't been...

'I Hate Those People': Iggy Pop Rejected Calls From Grammys For Years

'I hate those people': Iggy Pop rejected calls from Grammys for years

Iggy Pop rejected calls from the Grammys for years.The former Stooges frontman was finally honoured with the Lifetime Achievement prize...

Raye's Tears Of Joy Over Number One Single

RAYE's tears of joy over number one single

RAYE "cried all day" after achieving her first number one single.The 25-year-old singer - who quit her record label Polydor...


Morrissey "eternally thankful" to Miley Cyrus

Morrissey has hit back at claims that Miley Cyrus pulled out of a collaboration because of his political views.The controversial...

Matt Goss: Bros Have Same Issues As Oasis

Matt Goss: Bros have same issues as Oasis

Bros star Matt Goss says he and his twin Luke Goss have the same dysfunctional relationship as the Gallagher brothers.The...

Flo Lead Nme's 100 List For 2023

Flo lead NME's 100 list for 2023

Flo have been tipped among the top acts of 2023 after being named in the NME 100 list.The girl group...

Miley Cyrus Confirms New Album Endless Summer Vacation

Miley Cyrus confirms new album Endless Summer Vacation

Miley Cyrus has named her new album 'Endless Summer Vacation' and revealed the new record will drop on March 10.The...

Dolly Parton Forms Ultimate Girl Group With Cyndi Lauper And Debbie Harry

Dolly Parton forms ultimate girl group with Cyndi Lauper and Debbie Harry

Dolly Parton has joined forces with Cyndi Lauper, Gloria Estefan, Belinda Carlisle and Debbie Harry to form the ultimate girl...

Robert Plant Thanks Phil Collins For Helping Him When He 'Floundered' After Led Zeppelin

Robert Plant thanks Phil Collins for helping him when he 'floundered' after Led Zeppelin

Robert Plant is grateful to Phil Collins for helping him launch a solo career after the end of Led Zeppelin.The...

Shania Twain's Career Highlight Was Performing With Harry Styles

Shania Twain's career highlight was performing with Harry Styles

Shania Twain admitted performing at Coachella with Harry Styles was "one of the highlights" of her career.The 57-year-old singer was...

Dermot Kennedy 'Completely Respects' Shawn Mendes' Tour Axing

Dermot Kennedy 'completely respects' Shawn Mendes' tour axing

Dermot Kennedy "completely respects" Shawn Mendes' decision to cancel his tour for his mental health last year. The 31-year-old singer-songwriter...

Iron Maiden Honoured With Royal Mail Stamp Collection

Iron Maiden honoured with Royal Mail stamp collection

Iron Maiden have been immortalised in stamp form.The Royal Mail has unveiled 12 stamps in ode to the “bona fide...

Quavo Shares Heartbreaking Takeoff Tribute Song Without You

Quavo shares heartbreaking Takeoff tribute song Without You

Quavo has paid a tear-jerking tribute to the late Takeoff with the moving song 'Without You'.The Migos star was tragically...

Jesy Nelson Goes Diy For Her Next Solo Project

Jesy Nelson goes DIY for her next solo project

Jesy Nelson is going DIY for her next project.The former Little Mix star has announced she is having a studio...

Calvin Harris Announces First Immersive Concert On Tiktok Live

Calvin Harris announces first immersive concert on TikTok LIVE

Calvin Harris has announced his first immersive concert on TikTok LIVE.The superstar DJ's avatar will bring the party from 8pm...

'There’S Always Talking, Isn’T There?': Emma Bunton Would Love A Spice Girls Reunion At Glastonbury

'There’s always talking, isn’t there?': Emma Bunton would love a Spice Girls reunion at Glastonbury

Emma Bunton would love to see the Spice Girls reunite at Glastonbury.Baby Spice has addressed rumours that the iconic girl...

Girl Group Flo Declared Bbc Radio 1'S Sound Of 2023

Girl group FLO declared BBC Radio 1's Sound of 2023

Girl group FLO have been declared BBC Radio 1’s Sound of 2023.The trio - comprising Jorja Douglas, Renée Downer, and...

Grimes: Music Is My Side Quest Now

Grimes: Music is my side quest now

Grimes has declared music is her "side quest now".The experimental pop artist has vowed to deliver her delayed album 'Book...