Mos Def, Femi Kuti & Rodrigo y Gabriela To Play New Glastonbury Stage

Glastonbury organisers have announced details of a new stage at this year’s festival, The West Holts Stage, which will replace the Jazz World stage (and occupy the same location).

Laura Marling – I Speak Because I Can (Virgin) 22/03/2010

As a follow up to Marling’s very successful first album I Speak Because I Can cements the praise she received for Alas I Cannot Swim

Bloc Party’s Kele Okereke Confirms Solo Album Details

Bloc Party frontman Kele Okereke has announced the tracklisting for his debut solo album and its release date.

Offset Festival Reveals First Confirmed Acts

Offset Festival is set to return this year to Hainault Forest Country Park on September 4-5th 2010 with 8 stages and 200 artists.

Slow Club And Veronica Falls Added To Lounge On The Farm

Having already announced Martha & The Vandellas, Toots & The Maytals, Courtney Pine & Fionn Regan Lounge On The Farm has added a brace of new acts with the help of Moshi Moshi.

The Joy Formidable Sign To Passion Pit’s Record Label

The Joy Formidable are the first signings to US label Black Bell, founded by Passion Pit’s Ayad Al Adhamy and will release the ‘A Balloon Called Moaning’ 8 track EP stateside on May 4th.

Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti Confirm Album Details

Los Angeles’ Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti have confirmed details of their debut album for 4AD. Entitled Before Today, the record consists of twelve tracks and will be released worldwide on June 8th 2010 on CD, LP and digital formats.

Babyshambles And British Sea Power For NME Weekender

After announcing the first ever NME Weekender last week the people at the NME have just announced the first brace of acts to appear at the three day festival,

Band Of Horses – ‘Compliments’

Band of Horses release their third full length LP, entitled ‘Infinite Arms’, on May 18th through Columbia Records, but before then the band have made a video for the song ‘Compliments’ available as a free stream and download

Gang Of Four Partner With Pledge Music

Gang of Four are back and offering their fans the chance to participate in the release of their brand new album entitled ‘Content’ via Pledge Music.