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The Duke Spirit's 'Monstrous' Album

The Duke Spirit's new album, 'Bruiser', is a "monstrous pagan devotional album." 'The Step and the Walk' rockers wanted to get away from the huge "wall of sound" they created on their first two albums,...

Olly Murs A Secret Rapper

Olly Murs is secretly a rapper. The 'Thinking of Me' hitmaker is a big fan of hip hop and likes to rap in his spare time, especially when he's doing karaoke. Speaking ahead of his...

Olly Murs Wants To Reconnect With Robbie

Olly Murs hope he will one day perform with Robbie Williams again.The 'Thinking of Me' hitmaker rose to fame after performing on UK TV show 'The X Factor' alongside Robbie, and hopes one day he...

Heaven 17 Headline Tramlines

Heaven 17 closed the first day of the Tramlines festival last night (22.07.11).The 'Temptation' synth pop group played a nostalgic set, packed with their hits in the main square of their home city in Northern...

Cocker And Ditto To Release Duet

THE GOSSIP frontwoman BETH DITTO and former PULP singer JARVIS COCKER are set to release their duet of HEAVEN 17 track TEMPTATION. The pair performed the 1983 synth classic at the NME Awards in London...

Townshend Almost Gave Up In The Eighties

PETE TOWNSHEND became convinced it was time to turn his back on THE WHO when punk and electro music became popular in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Townshend, now 61, felt The Who no...

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'Lost' BBC Session By Led Zeppelin Recovered And Restored

'Lost' BBC Session By Led Zeppelin Recovered And Restored

The 1969 session, including the only known recording of 'Sunshine Woman' by the band, will be included on a re-issue of 'The Complete BBC Sessions'...

Michael J. Fox Joins Coldplay On Stage To Perform 'Back To The Future' Songs

Michael J. Fox Joins Coldplay On Stage To Perform 'Back To The Future' Songs

The 55 year old actor joined Chris Martin and co. on stage in New Jersey to perform 'Earth Angel' and 'Johnny B. Goode'.

Bjork Announces Virtual Reality Exhibition In London, Plus Single Live Show

Bjork Announces Virtual Reality Exhibition In London, Plus Single Live Show

Bjork Digital comes to London's Somerset House in September, along with a single live show at the Royal Albert Hall.

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Has Kanye West Broken The Law Over Taylor Swift Phone Call?

Has Kanye West Broken The Law Over Taylor Swift Phone Call?

Kim Kardashian released an audio excerpt from a phone call between Kanye and Taylor Swift over the lyrics of 'Famous' - but if it was recorded...

DJ Shadow - The Mountain Will Fall Album Review

DJ Shadow - The Mountain Will Fall Album Review

There's very much a strength of conviction in remaining what you were, but arguably more so in becoming what you want to be.

'Poldark' And 'X Factor' Set For TV Clash In September

'Poldark' And 'X Factor' Set For TV Clash In September

The BBC drama starring Aidan Turner returns to BBC One on September 4th.

Guns N' Roses detained for gun possession

Guns N' Roses detained for gun possession

Guns N' Roses were detained at the Canadian border last week for gun possession but they're adamant the weapon didn't belong to them.

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