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The Brit Awards To Be Streamed On Youtube

30th January 2014

The BRIT Awards will be broadcast live on YouTube.The annual ceremony, held at London's O2 Arena, will be hosted by comedian James Corden on February 19, with performances from Arctic Monkeys, Katy Perry, Bruno Mars,...

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Pharrell Williams To Perform At The Brits

22nd January 2014

Pharrell Williams will perform at this year's BRIT Awards. The 'Happy' singer and Oscar nominee has been added to ever-growing list of artists who will take to the stage, including Arctic Monkeys, Katy Perry, Bruno...

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A Week In News: Globes And Oscars Mania, Prince Finds His Funny Bone, Lena Dunham Gets A Vogue Make-over

By Lauren James | 17th January 2014

Golden Globes Glory: Last weekend's Golden Globe awards set hearts racing ahead of March's Oscars with plenty of deserving winners next to a few jaw-dropping snubs. 12 Years A Slave predictably came out on top...

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Alex Turner Finds Playing Old Songs Hard

17th January 2014

Arctic Monkeys' Alex Turner finds it difficult playing some of the band's old songs live. The 28-year-old musician compared performing the same songs with telling the same joke again and again and is glad the...

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Arctic Monkeys Named Festival Headliner Of The Year

16th January 2014

British rockers Arctic Monkeys have been named Headliner Of The Year at the 2014 European Festival Awards.The group, one of the main acts at Britain's Glastonbury Festival last June (13), picked up the main prize...

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Arctic Monkeys Star Alex Turner Bored Of Early Hits

15th January 2014

Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner has likened playing the band's early hits to telling "the same joke 600 times".The singer admits he struggles when performing some of the band's first releases because he is bored...

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Arctic Monkeys And Haim Lead Nme Awards Nominations

By Lauren James | 15th January 2014

Arctic Monkeys are looking set to be the stars of the show at this year's NME Awards after the newly-released nominees list shows the British rockers sitting atop a pile of nominations higher than any...

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Arctic Monkeys Lead Nme Award Nominations

15th January 2014

Arctic Monkeys lead the nominations for this year's NME Awards. The rock band are up for eight gongs including - Best British Band, Best Live Band, Best Album, Best Track and Best Music Video -...

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Arctic Monkeys: It's Good Guitars Aren't Popular

10th January 2014

Arctic Monkeys think it's a good thing guitar bands aren't as popular as they used to be. The 'R U Mine?' hitmakers are nominated for Best British Group and Album of the Year at this...

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Arctic Monkeys Most Streamed Act Of 2013

6th January 2014

Rockers Arctic Monkeys have been named the most streamed act of 2013.Thanks to their fifth album Am, which was also nominated for Britain's prestigious Mercury Prize, the rock quartet had a landmark 2013 and ended...

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Music Streaming Services Record Their Biggest Year To Date In 2013, As Cd Sales Continue To Decline

By Joe Wilde | 2nd January 2014

Music streaming services such as Spotify and Deezer experienced their most successful year to date during 2013, as online streaming continues to rapidly ascend past traditional means of music sales. Membership and usage of online...

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Constant Writer Tinie Tempah

28th December 2013

Tinie Tempah can't stop writing.The 'Pass Out' hitmaker is inspired by his everyday life, and even when he is having fun with his friends, he is always using his phone to make notes for new...

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Hayley Fox's Top Albums Of 2013

By Staff Writer | 23rd December 2013

Darkside 'Psychic' - After an EP in 2011, Darkside released their debut album this year. The duo - the project of Nicolas Jaar and Dave Harrington - gave as good as they got on 'Psychic',...

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Contactmusic.com's Top Albums Of 2013

By Joe Wilde | 23rd December 2013

Vampire Weekend 'Modern Vampire in the City' - 'Modern Vampires in the City' makes it three for three for the New Yorkers and their latest release could very well be their best yet. It shows...

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Bruno Mars, Rudimental And Bastille At Brits

19th December 2013

Bruno Mars, Rudimental and Bastille will perform at the Brit Awards next year. They will join previously announced artists, Arctic Monkeys and 'Roar' hitmaker Katy Perry at the annual ceremony, which takes place at the...

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Grammy Awards 2014 Nominations: Who Are The Notable Absentees On The Nominee's List

By Joe Wilde | 9th December 2013

The 2014 Grammy Awards will take place in January 2014, with the full list of nominees being revealed over the weekend. Jay-Z was the most capped nominee, with nine nods in total, whilst Macklemore &...

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Fascinating Fact: 3982385

5th December 2013

Arctic Monkeys' acclaimed record Am has been named Best Album of 2013 by rock magazine Nme. It finished ahead of Kanye West's Yeezus, which came in second place, and Queens Of The Stone Age's ...Like...

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Blink 182 To Headline Reading And Leeds

4th December 2013

Blink 182 are to headline Reading and Leeds Festival 2014. BBC Radio 1 presenter Zane Lowe revealed on his show last night (03.12.13) the 'What's My Age Again' hitmakers - Mark Hoppus, Tom DeLonge and...

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Arctic Monkeys Win Top Festival Prize

3rd December 2013

Arctic Monkeys' headlining set at the Glastonbury festival has won the band a top prize at the UK Festival Awards.The group scored the Headline Performance Of The Year at the London ceremony on Monday night...

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Arctic Monkeys' R'n'b Influence

30th November 2013

Arctic Monkeys wanted to record 'AM' in the way Timbaland works.The 'Crying Lightning' hitmakers were inspired by R'n'B production values but still wanted to keep their traditional rock sound.Frontman Alex Turner explained: ''We had this...

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Alex Turner Focuses His Mind By Playing Darts

29th November 2013

Arctic Monkeys rocker Alex Turner stayed focused while writing tracks for the band's new album by spending hours playing darts.The Cornerstone hitmakers released their fifth record Am in September (13) and frontman Turner has previously...

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Arctic Monkeys & Katy Perry First Acts Confirmed For Brit Awards 2014

By Joe Wilde | 28th November 2013

The Arctic Monkeys and Katy Perry have been announced as the first acts to be confirmed for the 2014 Brit Awards, due to take place in February next year. The awards showcase will be held...

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Arctic Monkeys Clear Up Jimmy Kimmel Axe Reports

27th November 2013

British rockers Arctic Monkeys have denied they were shunted from the schedule of a U.S. Tv chat show to make way for Kanye West, insisting their performance had already been recorded days in advance.The Cornerstone...

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Arctic Monkeys To Headline T In The Park 2014

20th November 2013

Arctic Monkeys are headlining T in the Park 2014 festival.The 'R U Mine?' hitmakers have been confirmed as the first bill-topping act playing at the Scottish festival in Balado, Perth and Kinross, next July.The band...

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Arctic Monkeys First Act Announced To Headline T In The Park 2014

By Nick Hill | 20th November 2013

English rock group Arctic Monkeys have been announced as one of the headlines acts at the 2014 T in The Park concert.They are the first act to be announced for next year's event which is...

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Jared Leto Leads Silence For Typhoon Haiyan Victims

10th November 2013

Jared Leto led a minute's silence at the MTV EMAs for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.The rocker - whose band 30 Seconds To Mars won the award for Best Alternative act -...

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Arctic Monkeys Return To The Road After Frontman's Laryngitis Battle

5th November 2013

British rockers the Arctic Monkeys have returned to the road after frontman Alex Turner was sidelined with laryngitis last week (ends01Nov13).The band was forced to reschedule a handful of U.K. concerts to allow Turner time...

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Arctic Monkeys Axe Germany Gig

4th November 2013

Arctic Monkeys have axed another concert on their European tour as frontman Alex Turner continues to suffer from a throat infection.The Cornerstone hitmakers cancelled three U.K. dates last week (ends03Nov13), including a show in their...

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Rudimental Praise James Blake On Mercury Win

2nd November 2013

Rudimental's album of the year is James Blake's 'Overgrown'.The 'Waiting All Night' hitmakers were beaten to this year's Barclaycard Mercury Prize by the singer's album 'Overgrown' on Wednesday night (30.10.13), however, they have no bad...

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Arctic Monkeys Delay Another Show Due To Illness

1st November 2013

British rockers the Arctic Monkeys have postponed a third date on their U.K. tour as frontman Alex Turner continues to battle laryngitis.The I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor hitmakers were forced to pull...

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