How Punk Changed The World

How Punk changed the world Punk. It exploded onto the UK and America and changed our post-war era irreparably, and although it is a tough challenge to pin down the who, where, when and why of what started punk, none of it really matters. What makes the movement starkly unique is its changing and culturally […]

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Watch: Arctic Monkeys cover Tame Impala’s ‘Feels Like We Only Go Backwards’

You’d be hard pushed to find a better song from the past few years than Tame Impala’s Lonerism stand-out ‘Feels Like We Only Go Backwards‘. It’s so good that everyone from Say Lou Lou to Kendrick Lamar have had a pop at covering it recently. They’ve now been joined by Arctic Monkeys, who recorded an […]

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Single Review: Kasabian – ‘eez-eh’

Kasabian have just debuted their massive new single ‘eez-eh’ on Radio 1, and have now made the audio available to stream. Listen to it below and let me know what you think of it in the comments at the bottom: Zane Lowe described ‘eez-eh’ as the biggest lead single Kasabian have released so far, and […]

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Watch: Peace – ‘Lost On Me’ video

Birmingham band Peace seem to have a new lease of life these days. What we’ve heard from their upcoming second album feels more open and loose than their debut In Love. Last month they debuted brand new single ‘Lost On Me’, and have now released a suitably fun video for it. Watch the video for […]

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Tickets for Invictus Games closing ceremony – featuring Foo Fighters, Kaiser Chiefs – on sale tomorrow – buy them here

With Dave Grohl revealing this week that Foo Fighters have finished work on their ‘epic’ new album, interest in their big UK show of the summer, at the closing ceremony of the Invictus Games, has gone through the roof! Tickets for the Invictus Games closing ceremony, which is held on Sunday 14 September at London’s […]

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Listen: Peace – ‘Lost On Me’

Birmingham band Peace are gearing up for the release of their second album, the follow-up to last years In Love, and have released a new track tonight called ‘Lost On Me’. ‘Lost On Me’ follows in the loose and funky tracks of ‘Money’, and will be released as a single on 28 September. Listen to […]

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The best albums of the 2000’s – according to Reddit

Yesterday a Redditor by the name of dirkdiggin asked his/her fellow Redditors to name their top 10 albums of the 2000’s. Today all of the entries have been collated and a definitive list of what r/music subscribers think are the best albums of the 2000’s has been published. There’s no major surprises in the list, with Radiohead, The White […]

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Watch: BANKS – ‘Beggin For Thread’ video

After unveiling her new single ‘Beggin For Thread’ last week, hotly tipped LA singer BANKS has quickly followed it with a typically atmospheric and sultry video. ‘Beggin For Thread’ is the latest release from BANKS’ highly anticipated debut album Goddess, which is out in a little over a month, following ‘Brain’, ‘Drowning’, ‘Waiting Game’ and […]

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Watch: Karen O reveals video for new solo track ‘Rapt’

Last month Yeah Yeah Yeahs frontwoman Karen O announced her first solo album Crush Songs will be released in September, and will feature lo-fi, lovelorn ‘bedroom’ songs she recorded in private . Today we get the first taste of her intimate solo material with the video for ‘Rapt’. Check it out: In describing Crush Songs, […]