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Jim Pusey's Top 10 Albums Of 2013

By Staff Writer | 24th December 2013

It's been a year of truly brilliant sounds even if there may have been a few disappointments along the way. Take hip hop, for example: unlike 2012's records by Kendrick Lamar and Macklemore & Ryan...

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Dom Gourlay's Top 10 Albums Of 2013

By Staff Writer | 23rd December 2013

After an immense year for music, here's reviewer Dom Gourlay's favourites for 2013 - and possibly for a long while after!Arcade Fire 'Reflektor' - Early reviews were ridiculously negative, probably because journos were invited to...

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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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"God Help Them" - Is Kevin Shields Right About The Mercury Music Prize?

By Michael West | 13th September 2013

Kevin Shields, the singer and guitarist with the influential shoegaze band My Bloody Valentine, has accused the Mercury Music prize of "banning" his band's music from consideration for the award. Sheilds' band were left off...

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Fyf Fest 2013 Announces More Live Acts For August!

By Holly Williams | 18th July 2013

FYF Fest 2013 presents yet more new acts for its 10th annual weekend this August including comedians Doug Benson, Brett Gelman and Karen Kilgariff.FYF is an alternative music festival spread over two days - this...

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Hop Farm Festival Cancelled Due To Poor Ticket Sales

By Joe Wilde | 4th May 2013

Hop Farm Festival was due to take place in rural(ish) Kent this July as has been the routine for the festival throughout it's five year lifespan, however the fest was forced to cancel for the...

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The Hop Farm Bounces Back From Administration To Announce My Bloody Valentine And Rodriguez As 2013 Headliners

By Contributor | 25th March 2013

We’re not sure how Hop Farm is back in 2013 after going into administration last year and posting alleged losses of some £4.8 million… but good news, everyone! Hop Farm’s back in 2013! And it’s...

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A Week In Music - My Bloody Valentine Make Victorious Return, Mumford And Sons Take Home Top Grammy Award

By Hayley Avron | 11th February 2013

A Week in Videos...The popularity of Unknown Mortal Orchestra has been on a slow burning rise for some months now. Taken from their forthcoming second album, helpfully entitled II, ‘So Good At Being In Trouble’...

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Critics Weak At The Knees For My Bloody Valentine's New Album

By Contributor | 8th February 2013

Shocked surprise has been replaced by gushing words and overzealous praise as critics rushed to get the first review in on the first My Bloody Valentine album released in 22 years. The band’s front man...

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'Mbv' - Reviewers Pleasantly Surprised By My Bloody Valentine's 22 Year Return

By Hayley Avron | 7th February 2013

Twenty-two years may have passed since My Bloody Valentine last released an album (1991’s Loveless) but the band have not lost their ability to whip music critics into a frenzy. Writing for The Telegraph, Bernadette...

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My Bloody Valentine Return! Excitement Causes Their Website To Crash

By Joe Wilde | 3rd February 2013

It's been 22 years but at last shoegaze heroes My Bloody Valentine have released the follow-up to 1991's Loveless. Needless to say, people were very excited by the news.So excited in fact that since the...

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My Bloody Valentine Return With First Album In 12 Years

By Joe Wilde | 3rd February 2013

Conducting the release of their third album like it was some clandestine operation, My Bloody Valentine have finally released the follow-up to 1991's Loveless through their website.The band announced the arrival of their album, titled...

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My Bloody Valentine Bassist Says New Album Is 'Pretty Much Finished"

By Joe Wilde | 8th December 2012

The bassist from 90's shoe-gaze heroes My Bloody Valentine, Debbie Googe, has revealed the the band's long awaited third album is almost on the way, telling Drowned in Sound that the follow-up to 1991's Loveless...

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Earplugs At The Ready: My Bloody Valentine Announce 2013 UK Tour

By Michael West | 6th December 2012

My Bloody Valentine - who promised to release a new album this month - have announced a three-day UK tour for March, 2013. Kevin Shields and company will play Glasgow Barrowlands on March 9, Manchester...

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