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This Week's Album Charts: Brandon Flowers, Paul Weller, Sam Smith

After taking over London in a series of gigs this week, Brandon Flowers has also conquered the UK Charts. His second solo album, The Desired Effect, now sits pretty at the top of the album...

Billboard 200 Chart: Mumford & Sons Pitch Slapped By 'Pitch Perfect 2' Soundtrack

The soundtrack for Pitch Perfect 2 has reached the top of the Billboard 200 albums chart. The album was released on 8th May, a week before the film entered cinemas in the US and UK...

Mumford & Sons Top U.k. Album Chart For Second Week In A Row

The group's third studio album has beaten out Sam Smith's In the Lonely Hour for the top spot, while Hozier's self-titled debut, Taylor Swift's 1989 and Paul Simon's The Ultimate Collection round out...

Mumford & Sons Score Second U.s. Chart Topping Album

As was widely expected, folk-turned-rock group Mumford & Sons have raced to the top of the American Billboard charts, selling nearly 150% more than its nearest rival in the process. Wilder Mind, their third album,...

Mumford & Sons Return To The Top Of U.s. Charts

It's the British band's second U.S. number one, following on from the success of 2012's Babel. Josh Groban's Stages holds firm at two for a second week, thanks in part to healthy...

Mumford & Sons' Third Album Shoots To Top Of U.k. Chart

The band replaces Blur at the top of the countdown; their comeback release The Magic Whip slips to two, while Sam Smith's In The Lonely Hour rises back to three. Meanwhile, reggae...

Mumford & Sons Defend Gig Phone Ban

Fans attending the band's show in Brighton, England on 27 April (15) were stripped of their gadgets before entering the auditorium in a bid to protect the group's new songs from being recorded...

Mumford & Sons Ban Phones From Gig

The I Will Wait hitmakers are due to perform hits from all of their albums, including new release Wilder Mind, at the Brighton Dome Corn Exchange, and concertgoers have been asked not to...

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"I definitely regret the band name. If I had known it was going to go this way, I would have wanted to call it anything other than my last name. It's a b**lache. We thought...

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British folk-rock superstars MUMFORD & SONS will help fans celebrate Record Store Day on Saturday (18Apr15) by staging a series of listening parties for their new album. Vinyl versions of the band's upcoming release, Wilder...

Marcus Mumford Venturing Into Hip-hop

The British folk star is branching out into a new genre by heading into the studio with producer/rapper 88-Keys, the man behind several popular hip-hop stars, including West, Jay Z, Mos Def and...

Mumford & Sons Blast Jay Z's 'Tidal'

Folk-rock superstars Mumford & Sons might have just started some beef with Jay Z after they criticised his new streaming service Tidal as being for the benefit of “new school f***ing plutocrats”.In a new interview...

Mumford & Sons: 'We Will Not Sign Up To Tidal'

The rapper relaunched the portal, a rival to music service Spotify, with a host of stars including Madonna and Rihanna last month (Mar15), and a number of artists, including Jay Z's wife Beyonce,...

Winston Marshall Taking Comedy Lessons

The rocker has revealed that since moving to the city in 2013, he has been inspired by the Big Apple's comedy scene and has been enjoying lessons in improv. Marshall has been...

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MUMFORD & SONS have stunned fans in New York by announcing a last-minute show at Manhattan's Le Poisson Rouge. The band will run through tracks from its new album Wilder Mind on Monday night (06Apr15)....

Music Stars Donate Personal Effects To Charity Sale

Former Eurythmics star Lennox has given organisers a handbag from her closet and Ronson donated one of his trademark suits to the fundraiser for charity Oxfam. Rockers Friendly Fires handed over a...

Sound And Sustenance: Outside Lands 2015 Brings Another Weekend Of Cultural Delights

Outside Lands organisers have finally unveiled the spectacular 2015 line-up for their eighth year, featuring headliners Elton John and Mumford And Sons. The event is set to bring its usual combination of music and munchies...

Mumford & Sons Have A New Single, But 'Believe' Is Not What You'd Expect [Listen]

Mumford & Sons have a new album well on the way, and they now unveil a taster in the form of first single 'Believe' - an instant download with all album pre-orders and a significant...

Mumford And Sons Announce New Album Arrival

Fans of modern British folk band Mumford and Sons only have a few more months to wait before the band release their third album Wilder Mind on May, 4. A teaser tune will be released...

Reading & Leeds Festival 2015 Line-up Add Further Names To Line-up

Reading & Leeds Festival goers will be happy to hear the line up for this year has been released, and it is already looking like an incredible weekend for music enthusiasts. The bank holiday weekend...

Twitter Reacts To Mumford And Sons Headlining Leeds And Reading 2015

Mumford and Sons have been announced as the headliners for this year's Leeds and Reading Festivals and will share the Main Stage with U.S rockers Metallica. The British band, who have enjoyed huge success across...

Mumford And Sons Announce Live Return

After more than a year out of the game, Mumford & Sons have announced their long-awaited live return. They’ve chosen to stage their comeback in the US, where they’ll be playing the Bonnaroo festival in...

Idris Elba On His Way With First Single 'You Give Me Love' [Listen]

Actor and DJ Idris Elba returns to music with an elegant first single entitled 'You Give Me Love' featuring singer and rapper Maverick Sabre. The track is inspired by contemporary pop and R&B, fused with...

Carey Mulligan Was 'Ashamed' To Meet Kate Winslet

Carey Mulligan refused to meet Kate Winslet because she was ''ashamed'' of herself.The 29-year-old actress idolises 'The Reader' star and was mortified when she learned Kate and her then-husband Sam Mendes had been in the...

Carey Mulligan Named War Child UK's New Global Ambassador

Carey Mulligan has been named War Child UK's new Global Ambassador.The 29-year-old actress, who is married to Mumford & Sons frontman Marcus Mumford, decided to join forces with the organisation after her older brother, Owain...

Johnny Depp To Play Guitar On 'Lost' Bob Dylan Album

Johnny Depp will appear alongside some of the biggest names in music on a new album of ‘lost’ Bob Dylan songs.Depp, who turned 51 this year, will play guitar on Lost On The River: The...

Mumford And Sons Start Work On Third Album

Mumford and Sons have started recording their third album.The folk rock group have begun work on a handful of new songs at Eastcote Studios in Kensal Town, west London, the same studio where they recorded...

Adele Named Richest Young Musician

Adele has been named Britain's richest musician under 30.The 'Someone Like You' hitmaker, 26, has an estimated fortune of a staggering £45 million, a huge £15 million more than the second-placed star, Scottish DJ and...

Neil Young Crowdfunding Alernative To The Ipod. Think About That.

Nope, we promise we haven't formed a news story from a selection of random rock legends, and musical devices. Neil Young has launched his first 'Pono' music player - an alternative to the iPod -...

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U2's Long Serving Tour Manager Dennis Sheehan Dies

U2’s latest tour has suffered yet more bad news, with the announcement of the sudden death...

Benedict Cumberbatch Joins Campaign To Save Human Rights Act From Being Scrapped

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Melissa McCarthy On How Malls Body Shame Plus-Size Women

Melissa McCarthy has taken a stand against the fashion and shopping industries...

Newport Folk Festival To Mark 50 Years Since Bob Dylan "Went Electric"

It was a three song set that helped the change the course of pop music history: Bob Dylan...

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