The Great Gatsby

Listen: Florence and The Machine – ‘Over The Love’ (The Great Gatsby OST)

The soundtrack to Baz Luhrmann’s glossy adaptation of The Great Gatsby has become one of the most anticipated albums of the year so far, thanks to Jay Z’s involvement as ‘executive producer’ and an all-star cast that includes Beyonce (covering Amy Winehouse’s ‘Back To Black’ with Andre 3000), Lana Del Rey, Jack White, Emeli Sande, […]

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Glastonbury 2014 line-up announced – Kasabian confirmed as headliner

The (almost) full line-up for this years Glastonbury Festival has been revealed this morning – confirming Kasabian as headliner alongside Arcade Fire as well as announcing another 80 or so names to the bill. The only surprise is that the third headliner is still not confirmed – with the line-up including a ‘Special Guests’ in […]

Lazaretto album by Jack White

Jack White to release second solo album ‘Lazaretto’ on 9 June – stream new track ‘High Ball Stepper’

Anyone releasing big news today should really preface it with some kind of ‘non-April Fools joke’ guarantee. In amongst all the ‘hilarious’ news stories about fake Glasto headliners etc… today came some proper big news about Jack White. The former White Stripe today announced he will release his second solo album on 9 June through […]

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Watch: Jack White – ‘I’m Shakin’ video

Jack White has today released the promo video for his new single ‘I’m Shakin’ – the fourth to be taken from his brilliant debut solo album Blunderbuss. The video, directed by Dori Oskowitz, is a typically stylistic affair, with the former White Stripes frontman facing up to himself – backed by his two backing bands. […]

Watch: Jack White Video for ‘Freedom At 21’

It may be a jarring clash of cultures, but the video for blues-rock titan Jack White’s new single ‘Freedom At 21’, directed by celebrated hip-hop ‘auteur’ Hype Williams , is brilliant. Check out the super-stylised video below, and look out for the cameo from Josh Homme at the end… ‘Freedom At 21’ is the third […]

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Watch: Jack White – ‘Lazaretto’ video

Like the song itself, there’s a lot going on in the new video for Jack White’s ‘Lazaretto’ – the title track from his upcoming album. At different stages of the vid there’s a bull raging about, bullets and baseballs smashing glass, Jack wearing a horrible suit doing lots of cool guitar poses and then a […]

Lazaretto album by Jack White

Album stream: Jack White – ‘Lazaretto’

In what is turning out to be a big week in the world of streaming albums, Jack White has followed the lead of Kasabian and First Aid Kit and made his upcoming new album available to stream online ahead of its release next week. White’s new solo album, the follow-up to 2011’s brilliant Blunderbuss, is […]

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Albums out in June

It’s June! Time for sun, festivals, BBQs, beer gardens and the World Cup! It’s also time for some very exciting-looking new albums. Last month saw the release of big albums from the likes of The Horrors, Gruff Rhys, The Black Keys, Chromeo, Coldplay and Echo and The Bunneymen – so June has got its work […]