Metric – Sick Muse

The new video from angular rock four piece Metric. The track will be released June 1st.

The Great Escape – Brighton, Days Two and Three

Friday brought the bad weather and the crowds. With yesterday being a relatively peaceful introduction to the festivities, today we were faced by the chaos of the ever growing crowds and the torrential wind and rain. With little time to spend outside, unless you fancied being battered by the elements, we headed straight for the [...]

Depeche Mode Postpone London 02 Arena Gig

Depeche Mode have had to postpone their London 02 arean gig, but are to re-start their interrupted Tour Of The Universe in Leipzig on June 8, after singer Dave Gahan recovers from an operation to remove a tumour from his bladder. The singer was hospitalised on May 12 following a severe bout of gastroenteritis that [...]

Spotify Reveal New Mobile Phone App

Spotify has unveiled the first demo of its mobile phone service, using Google’s Android operating system. The demo, which is available to view at here, it shows off a number of features, includes playback, playlists, offline sync and music search. Spotify stresses that this is very much a work in progress but promises further details [...]

The Gaslight Anthem – The ’59 Sound

Bat For Lashes Added To iTunes Live.

Bat For Lashes and Jack Penate are the latest acts confirmed for iTunes Live. The month-long festival takes place in Camden’s Roundhouse, with free tickets available to competition winners. Each performance will be recorded and sold exclusively on all 22 iTunes Stores worldwide. The line-up so far is: JULY 3 Jack Penate 4 Flo Rida [...]

Jamie T Announces Tour And New E.P

Wimbledon’s Jamie T is back with an EP of new material this June, along with new tour dates. The singer is due to follow up his 2007 debut ‘Panic Prevention’ after a Summmer of festival appearances, but will be showcasing the four-track ‘Sticks ‘N’ Stones’ EP on 29th June. Jamie T also plays the following [...]

QOTSA And Mark Lanegan Band Members Start New Group

Queens Of The Stone Age guitarist Troy Van Leeuwen has revealed his new project. Sweethead also features members of Mark Lanegan’s band – drummer Norm Block and bassist Eddie Nappi – plus vocalist Serrina Sims. The group release their debut EP ‘The Great Disruptors’ on 13th July, which includes a cover of The Kinks’ ‘Tired [...]

Morrissey Forced To Cancel Another Gig

The former Smiths front man has been forced to cancel the first of three concerts at London’s Brixton Academy. The gig had originally scheduled for tomorrow (May 28), but has been called off to ensure the singer’s “complete recuperation” from a throat problem. A spokesperson said “Event Organisers would like to apologize to fans for [...]

The Warlocks – Red Camera