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Royal Blood pull out of European gigs & reschedule UK dates

Rock duo Royal Blood have postponed more shows due to illness. The news some after the pair pulled out of gigs in Portsmouth, Oxford and Bristol, as singer/guitarist Mike Kerr was suffering from tonsillitis. And now they’ve been forced into cancelling a…

RIP: Northern Uproar guitarist Jeff Fletcher tragically dies

Guitarist Jeff Fletcher from Britpop band Northern Uproar has tragically died in a road accident. The incident happened on 17 November while walking along Wellington Road South in Stockport, where he was hit by a lorry. Jeff’s former band mate Leon Meya told the Manchester…

Muse announced to headline Download festival 2015

Muse have been confirmed as the second headline act for next years Download festival. The band from Devon will appear on the headline slot on Saturday evening, June 13th, after the likes of Faith No More, A Day To Remember…

The Wombats announce 9 date UK tour for 2015

The Wombats have confirmed details of a UK tour that includes a show at the O2 Brixton Academy as well as a homecoming date at Liverpool’s O2 Academy. The trio are already preparing to launch their third album next Spring –…

Peace confirm new LP details and 2015 tour

Peace have announced details for their sophomore release, ‘Happy People’ and confirmed live dates for 2015. Following the massive success of ‘In Love’, Peace will drop new LP ‘Happy People’, on the February 9th via Columbia. In support of the release…