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Album Of The Week: The 15th Anniversary Of Lcd Soundsystem's Debut Album

We can hardly believe it's been fifteen years since the release of New York rock collective LCD Soundsystem's critically acclaimed self-titled debut album. The iconic record was released through DFA Records, which frontman James Murphy...

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...

Lcd Soundsystem Are Back With A Chart-topping 'American Dream'

LCD Soundsystem have finally launched their highly anticipated comeback album two years after coming off their hiatus, and it's safe to say it's been one hell of a return. 'American Dream' has landed them their...

Preview Of Primavera Sound Festival 2016

Situated in Barcelona at Parc del Forum by the seaside, it's garnered international acclaim for obtaining some of the most diverse line-ups in the circuit, accommodating for some of the most iconic and internationally known...

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 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'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...

David Bowie Promises 'Good News'

David Bowie has teased he has ''good news'' coming.The reclusive singer - who made a surprise comeback earlier this year with a critically-acclaimed album, 'The Next Day' - hinted he is to make a new...

Arcade Fire Release New Single, Video And Artwork For New Album 'Reflektors'

Arcade Fire are back with a whole heap of new material and album details to share with the ever-loving fans, with the band beginning to slowly leak more and more information about Reflektor over the...

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...

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' 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...

James Murphy Needed Lyrics Prompt For Lcd Soundsystem Gigs

Rocker James Murphy insisted on having lyrics sheets taped to the stage during Lcd Soundsystem's shows because he never knew the words to their songs.Former frontman Murphy admits he improvised during studio sessions and, as...

James Murphy To Work With Ron Howard On First Film

Former Lcd Soundsystem frontman James Murphy is teaming up with movie mogul Ron Howard to make his directorial debut.Murphy admits he'll be using Howard as a mentor as he shoots a planned short film for...

Lcd Soundsystem Considering Reunion For Movie Song

Dance stars Lcd Soundsystem are considering reforming to work on a movie soundtrack.The band bid farewell to fans during a concert at Madison Square Garden in New York last year (11) but they could be...

Beastie Boys' Adam Yauch: Hip-hop Loses One Of Its True Pioneers

With the death of sad death of Adam Yauch - known worldwide as Mca - the world has lost one of the true pioneers of modern hip-hop with the 47 year-old, alongside Ad-Rock and Mike...

Lcd Soundsystem To Retire After New York Show

LCD Soundsystem have announced they are to split.The American dance group - fronted by James Murphy - say they will play their last ever gig at New York's Madison Square Garden on April 2.In a...

Chew Lips' 'Vomit Inducing' Set

Chew Lips expect their upcoming festival appearance to be "vomit inducing".The dance pop trio - who are performing at this year's GlobalGathering in Stratford Upon Avon in Warwickshire, England - have admitted they think their...

Murphy Took Steroids To Finish Album

LCD SOUNDSYSTEM frontman JAMES MURPHY took steroids to help him complete the band's latest album, because he couldn't hit the high notes.The rocker was working on the band's final album This Is Happening, which was...

Murphy Confirms Lcd Soundsystem Split

LCD SOUNDSYSTEM frontman JAMES MURPHY has confirmed the band's upcoming album will be their last - because he has no desire to stay in the spotlight and become "wildly famous".The band's third studio album, This...

Lcd Soundsystem Hail End Of The Album

LCD Soundsystem are quitting music because the album format is dead.Mainman James Murphy has previously said the band's forthcoming third album, 'This is Happening', is likely to be their last, and has clarified this is...

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