The Do – Breaking Out of The Playground

Bloody crikey. The dø’s MySpace page has clocked up a total of 4,409,027 plays. That’s a lot of listens for a band I’ve never heard of. They’re clearly famous somewhere. I wonder as the elevator descends to their dessing room if they’ll care at all for the obvious questions I’ve got in my pocket. They’ll [...]

Oasis Announce Free Roundhouse Show

Oasis have announced that they will play live at the Roundhouse in Camden this July. The Brit-pop played played at the venue last October as part of the BBC Electric Proms gig series. This time they will be playing, on July 21, as part of the iTunes Live gig series, which sees a show a [...]

No and The Maybes – Monday

The Prodigy – Warrior’s Dance

Ash Are To Release A Single Every Fortnight In 09

Ash are to release a single a fortnight for a year on their own Atomic Heart Records, after turning their back on the album format. In 2007 the band announced that their album Twilight of the Innocents would be their last, claiming the digital age had put the emphasis back on singe tracks. For the [...]

Michael Jackson Delays The Start of His London Residency.

Amidst rumours of skin cancer Michael Jackson has delayed his residency at the 02 Arena The singer was meant to play the first of 50 nights at the O2 Arena on 8th July, but the dates will now kick off on 13th July. The 8th July gig will take place on 13th July, while the [...]

Tom Clarke Responds To Liam Gallagher’s Rant

The Enemy’s Tom Clarke has amusingly added to the expletive count of his alleged bust-up with Liam Gallagher. The Oasis frontman reportedly described Clarke as “a little fucker” after hearing that Clarke had slagged off the Manchester legends.. Clarke has today rubbished reports that he had said that Oasis were “past it” as “complete and [...]

Passion Pit Announce Autumn UK Tour

Passion Pit have announced details of a full tour supporting “Manners” this autumn. Their critically acclaimed debut was released on May 18th, and after a July 1st appearance at London’s Heaven you can see the band at the following dates: October 21st Sheffield Leadmill 22nd Newcastle Northumbria University 23rd Glasgow Garage 24th Manchester O2 Club [...]

Yeah Yeah Yeahs Reveal Special Remix EP

Yeah Yeah Yeahs have announced the release of a special remix EP. However, the release which features remixes of single “Zero” by such names as the Animal Collective, will be released in the US only. Because clearly nothing that happens outside America matters. The “Zero” remix EP will be released June 9th. Get on Ebay [...]

The Big Pink Reveal New Single Details

The Big Pink has confirmed details of their next single, the follow-up to ‘Velvet’. Entitled ‘Stop The World’, it comes backed with exclusive track ‘Crushed Water’ and is set to be released on 29th June on 7″ vinyl as well as digital download. The band are currently ensconced in New York’s legendary Electric Ladyland Studios [...]