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Jake Bugg Launches Football Rocks Trophy

Jake Bugg will compete in the inaugural Football Rocks Trophy.The 21-year-old singer is among the many big-name acts who will compete at the event, which will raise money for charitable causes, at Notts County's Meadow...

Jake Bugg Launching Soccer Charity Bash

The singer/songwriter's new Football Rocks initiative at Notts County's Meadow Lane ground in Nottingham, England, will benefit struggling students keen to learn how to play musical instruments through his Robin Hoody Foundation....

Bbc Unveil Star-studded Track

One Direction, Pharrell Williams, Stevie Wonder, Sir Elton John and Chris Martin are among the stars to have joined forces to cover 'God Only Knows'.The 27-member supergroup - which also includes Kylie Minogue, Dave Grohl,...

Jake Bugg Misses Music History On Tour

British singer Jake Bugg fears he is missing out on a priceless history education while on the road as he is too young to soak up nightlife in the U.S.The Lightning Bolt hitmaker, 20, has...

Jake Bugg Will Not Buy House In Hometown

British musician Jake Bugg fears he can never return to live in his hometown as he would be targeted by violent robbers.The Lightning Bolt hitmaker grew up in Nottingham, England but admits he has been...

Jake Bugg Blasts 'Manufactured Pop' Music

Jake Bugg has blasted modern music for lacking ''soul''.The 'Lightning Bolt' singer has hit out at ''manufactured pop'' acts for filling the charts with meaningless tracks, and described a lot of mainstream songs as ''weird...

Don Mclean Tracks Down Jake Bugg After Fan Letter Is Found

Music veteran Don Mclean put in a personal phone call to British rocker Jake Bugg after discovering an old fan letter from the young star.Bugg, 20, was thrilled to talk to his hero five years...

Damien Rice Teams Up With Rick Rubin On His Long-awaited Third Album [Listen To My Favourite Faded Fantasy]

Eight years after the release of his acclaimed number one second album '9', Damien Rice is returning with a new record entitled 'My Favourite Faded Fantasy' - and from what we've heard, the result looks...

Jake Bugg Doesn't Watch Others Perform

Jake Bugg doesn't watch other artists perform because he thinks it ''messes with your head a bit.'' The 20-year-old singer claims he's only been to seven gigs in his life because he's worried seeing other...

Jake Bugg: 'I Don't Want To See Oasis Reform'

British singer Jake Bugg has taken a swipe at his former mentor Noel Gallagher by insisting he has no interest in seeing Oasis reform.The young singer/songwriter's profile received a major boost in 2012 when he...

Jake Bugg Has No Home

Jake Bugg lives on a tourbus.The 'Lightning Bolt' hitmaker admits he constantly feels like he is on tour as he has no place to call home and even stays in hotels when he isn't working.He...

Jake Bugg Hates Watching Gigs

Jake Bugg has only been to ''about seven'' gigs.The 20-year-old singer admits watching other people perform ''messes with his head'' as it makes him worry too much about his own shows, so he would rather...

Jake Bugg Already Working On Third Album

Jake Bugg is already working on his third album and has 10 to 15 songs saved on his iPhone.Although the 'Lightning Bolt' singer only released his second record 'Shangri La' in October, he is already...

Jake Bugg To Perform At Ryder Cup Gala

British singer Jake Bugg has been tapped to play at an upcoming concert in Glasgow, Scotland celebrating the start of the 2014 Ryder Cup.The musician is set to take the stage at the SSE Hydro...

Dolly Parton To Record Dance Anthem

Dolly Parton wants to record a dance anthem.The 68-year-old star - who performed to over 150,000 people at Glastonbury festival in Somerset, South West England last month - has revealed she would love to make...

Jake Bugg Eyeing Country Album

British singer Jake Bugg is considering making a country album after Dolly Parton inspired him at Britain's Glastonbury festival last month (Jun14).The musician caught the 9 to 5 hitmaker's set at Britain's music event and...

Jake Bugg To Make Country Album

Jake Bugg is considering making a country music album.The 'Lightening Bolt' hitmaker has revealed that after seeing Dolly Parton perform at Glastonbury festival in Somerset, South West England last month - where he also played...

Jake Bugg Eyeing U.s. Move

British singer Jake Bugg is considering quitting his native U.K. and moving to America.The Lightening Bolt hitmaker has revealed he makes regular trips to the U.S. for work purposes and he dreams of relocating across...

Jake Bugg Wants To Move To America

Jake Bugg wants to move to America.The 'Lightning Bolt' singer is keen to crack the US, but worries about the practicalities of making the move and for now is keen to visit little and often...

Jake Bugg: I Hate Music Festivals

Jake Bugg ''hates'' music festivals.The 'Lightning Bolt' singer, who performed at Glastonbury in South East England last weekend, admits he's not a fan of traipsing through muddy fields but insists it was a privilege to...

Kasabian Feature On New Mtv Talk Show

Kasabian will feature on the first episode of MTV's new talk show 'Soundchain'.The Glastonbury headliners will join DJ Zane Lowe to discuss their inspirations, success and perform tracks from their new album '48:13'.Zane said: ''I'm...

Metallica To Cover 'Wonderwall' At Glastonbury, But What Are The Best Oasis Covers?

In a similar fashion to the announcement of Jay Z in 2008, metal titans Metallica’s headline slot at the iconic Glastonbury Festival has been met with a wave of criticism and derision from commentators who...

Metallica: Glastonbury Was A 'No-brainer'

Metallica say deciding to headline Glastonbury was a ''no-brainer''.The heavy metal band have been confirmed as the third and final festival headliner, joining Kasabian and Arcade Fire on Worthy Farm's Pyramid Stage, and claim they...

Jake Bugg: 'I Was Forced To Write With Other Musicians'

British rocker Jake Bugg has told of his frustration after he was forced to work with other songwriters and give them chunks of his royalty payments.The 19 year old raised eyebrows among critics last year...

Placebo, Outkast, Bombay Bicycle Club Lead Record Store Day 2014: Race You There!

The vinyl list has been released for this year's Record Store Day, which will be celebrated by 240 independent music shops throughout the UK with over 600 exclusive releases available. More big-name acts than ever...

Jake Bugg: Working With Rick Rubin Was Easy

Jake Bugg found it ''easy'' working with Rick Rubin. The 'Lightning Bolt' singer, who worked with the famous producer on his second album 'Shangri La' at his Malibu recording studio and claims it was a...

Jake Bugg Appeals For Soccer Team Place

British singer Jake Bugg has urged bosses of his favourite soccer club to give him a place on the team after One Direction star Louis Tomlinson made his debut for a U.K. side.Keen soccer fan...

Aaron Paul Invited Jake Bugg To Perform In His Living Room

Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul enjoyed a private concert in his living room after he invited British singer Jake Bugg to his house.The actor is a huge fan of the young musician, and asked him...

Jake Bugg: 'American Idol Wrecks Kids' Dreams'

Singer/songwriter Jake Bugg has branded U.S. Tv talent search American Idol a "dream smasher" after meeting heartbroken hopefuls during an appearance on the show.The Lightening Bolt hitmaker has been outspoken in his criticism of reality...

Jake Bugg Slams The Brit Awards

Jake Bugg has slammed the BRIT Awards and 'American Idol'. The 20-year-old singer, who performed at the 6 Music Festival in Manchester yesterday (02.03.14), missed out on the award for Best Male Solo artist at...

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'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Has Worn Joss Whedon Out

Now that he has unleashed his second 'Avengers' movie to global box...

Rosewater - Movie Review

A harrowing true story infused with sharp humour and bristling intelligence, this riveting film is an auspicious writing...

Music Streaming Dinosaur Grooveshark Shuts Down Overnight After Rights Settlement

With all the fuss around Spotify and Jay Z’s streaming service Tidal, other...

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Ryan Adams Covers Bryan Adams' 'Summer of 69' in Nashville [Video]

Some twelve years after he had a heckler removed for requesting Bryan...

Samba - Movie Review

Some very big themes are given space to breathe in this remarkably naturalistic drama, which is livened up by terrific...

Enrique Iglesias Is Second Biggest Victor At 2015 Latin Music Awards

Romeo Santos, commonly known as The King of Bachata, was not...

'Unfriended' Brings Horror To Screen Addicts

Horror is a reliably profitable genre, generally cheap to make and always popular with young audiences...

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