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Lcd Soundsystem Land First Us Number 1 Album

LCD Soundsystem have landed their first number one album in the US. The New York rockers' aptly-titled record 'American Dream' has shot straight to the summit of the Billboard 200 Album Chart after selling 85,000...

David Bowie Nearly Recorded Lp With James Murphy

David Bowie almost recorded a joint album with LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy.The 'All My Friends' hitmaker has revealed he recorded some percussion on the late music legend's final record 'Blackstar' and that they had been...

Lcd Soundsystem Announce New Lp American Dream

LCD Soundsystem have announced their first album in seven years. The American electronic rock band will release 'American Dream' - the follow-up to 2010's 'This Is Happening' - on September 2. The record from James...

Lcd Soundsystem Play First Concert In Five Years

The rock dance troupe, who split in 2011, played a low key gig at their hometown's Webster Hall prior to their highly anticipated 2016 comeback tour, which kicks off next month (Apr16).It was the first...

Lcd Soundsystem Announce Coachella Warm Up Shows

The Losing My Edge hitmakers, who split in 2011, confirmed plans to stage a comeback in January (16), when they were announced as one of the big acts on the line-up for Coachella....

Lcd Soundsystem Leader Defends Coachella Reunion

Murphy disbanded the outfit in 2011 shortly after the release of its third album, This is Happening, and now, less than five years later, he's hitting the road and the studio again with...

Lcd Soundsystem Reunion Rumours Shot Down

Frontman James Murphy announced the dance act was "retiring from the game" in 2011, and he and his bandmates played their final concert at New York's Madison Square Garden later that year, but...

James Murphy Opening Wine Bar In Brooklyn

The rocker and his wife, Christina Topsoe, are preparing to open Four Horsemen in the Williamsburg neighbourhood of the borough next month (June15). Murphy has been a wine connoisseur and collector for...

Yeah Yeah Yeahs' Karen O Reveals Band Are 'On Hiatus'

It might be a while before we hear some new material from the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, as the band is reportedly “on a bit of a hiatus”.The group’s iconic lead singer Karen O spoke to...

James Murphy Shares 'Remixes Made From Tennis Data'

He was the frontman of one of the most critically well-received bands of the noughties, but James Murphy hasn’t been kicking his heels since the split of LCD Soundsystem. The musician and record label owner...

James Murphy Reteams With Greenberg Director For Movie Score

Former Lcd Soundsystem star James Murphy is reteaming with Greenberg director Noah Baumbach to score his upcoming film While We're Young.The winning duo previously collaborated for Baumbach's 2010 indie hit, which marked Murphy's debut film...

Klaxons Work With Big Dance Names For Record

Klaxons have teamed up with some of the biggest names in the dance world for their new album 'Love Frequency'. The band - made up of Jamie Reynolds, James Righton and Simon Taylor - have...

The Klaxons To Release Third Album In June

The Klaxons are releasing their new album 'Love Frequency' in June.The new rave indie rockers have confirmed the details of their upcoming third studio album, which they will be supporting with a low-key four-date UK...

James Murphy's Subway Dream: Soundtrack The Underground

James Murphy’s days with LCD Soundsystem are over, but he’s still experimenting with ways to innovate with music. His Subway Symphony project sets out to accompany the daily commute with musical compositions, each unique to...

James Murphy On A Mission To Revolutionise New York's Subway Sound Systems

Former Lcd Soundsystem star James Murphy is hoping to revolutionise the sound of New York City's subways by creating individual soundtracks for each station for the benefit of weary commuters.The rocker is hoping to share...

James Murphy: Arcade Fire Work Was Like 'Marriage'

James Murphy says working with Arcade Fire was ''like a marriage''.The former LCD Soundsystem star has co-produced the group's new album 'Reflektor' and though he and singer Win Butler had wanted to work together for...

Arcade Fire's Thrilling Risk 'Reflecktor' Is Finally Here. Rejoice

Following an online leak earlier this week, Reflektor, the fourth album from Canadian indie rockers Arcade Fire is available to stream online.Husband-and-wife team Win Butler and Regine Chassagne teamed up for an ambitious collaboration with...

Cbgb Festival To Hold Free Times Square Concert Plus Music Line-up Now Announced

The second CBGB Music & Film Festival is set to take over New York next week as hundreds of artists both old and new flood the streets in nearly 175 venues across the city.The line-up...

Arcade Fire Make Dance Album

Arcade Fire claims 'Reflektor' is a dance album that belongs in a ''really clear little world of its own''.The 'Ready to Start' band's latest record is a huge double album, and the band believe they...

David Bowie Threatened To Steal Arcade Fire Track

David Bowie wanted to ''steal'' Arcade Fire's new track 'Reflektor'.The Canadian rock band - led by Win Butler and Régine Chassagne - coaxed the 'Let's Dance' hitmaker into a guest appearance on their comeback single,...

James Murphy Composing Music For Daniel Craig Play

Former Lcd Soundsystem star James Murphy has been tapped to compose the music for Hollywood couple Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz's upcoming Broadway play.The actors, who are married in real life, are set to share...

James Murphy Joins Arcade Fire

Former Lcd Soundsystem star James Murphy has found a new role with Arcade Fire as the Canadian rockers work on their next album.The star has agreed to help the band produce the follow-up to 2010...

Arcade Fire Team With James Murphy

Arcade Fire are working with James Murphy on their new album. The Canadian band have got together with the former LCD Soundsystem star at his DFA studio in New York to prepare tracks for their...

James Murphy Files Lawsuit Against Record Label Co-founder

Former Lcd Soundsystem frontman James Murphy has filed a lawsuit against the co-founder of his record label, British music producer Tim Goldsworthy.Murphy, who launched DFA Records with Goldsworthy in 2001, claims the Dj owes an...

Yeah Yeah Yeahs 'Fun' Rap Track

Yeah Yeah Yeahs included a rapper on their new album to make it more fun. The 'Heads Will Roll' band have a track with Dr. Octagon on fourth record 'Mosquito', and singer Karen O was...

Yeah Yeah Yeahs' Reggae Album

Yeah Yeah Yeahs' new album is ''influenced by roots reggae.''The 'Heads Will Roll' group will make their return in April with fourth album 'Mosquito', which will include some surprising influences. Singer Karen O told NME...

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