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Frank Turner Announces New Single ‘Polaroid Picture’

Celebrity Mastermind winner and all round top bloke, Frank Turner has announced details of his single. The ‘Polaroid Picture’ EP will be released on February 3rd, and alongside the title track, taken from Frank’s top 5 album ‘Tape Deck Heart’, it…

Disclosure and Bastille dominate Brits nominations

Disclosure, Bastille and Rudimental lead 2014’s Brit Awards nominations table. This year’s nominations have taken on a less commercial approach than usual, with more focus on emerging artists and bands. International nominees include Haim, Arcade Fire and Kings of Leon,…

Haim Announce UK Headline Tour for March 2014

Haim have announced an eight date UK headline tour this March, including what will be their biggest UK show to date, at Brixton Academy. Having released their critically acclaimed debut album ‘Days Are Gone’ last November the band are set…

Charlatans To Record New Music This Year

Tim Burgess has announced that The Charlatans will be regrouping to record new songs in 2014. The news came on Twitter as Tim revealed on his account that the band will be regrouping, 25 years after the band formed in…

Best & Worst of 2013: Movies

Best Indie: “The Spectacular Now”: James Ponsoldt’s tender teen romance is not only a love story, it’s a meditation on adolescence, devoid of formulaic platitudes. Even the supposed foundation of the story, the bad boy/good girl relationship, sidesteps cliché. This film…

Pixies Announce Four More Brand New Songs “EP-2”

Following the success of the track “Bagboy” and the four-track “EP-1,” Pixies deliver again, rolling out “EP-2,” four more brand new songs – “Blue-Eyed Hexe,” “Magdalena,” “Greens and Blues” and “Snakes,” as well as a music video for “Blue-Eyed Hexe.”…

Liverpool Psych Fest announces first headliner

The Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia (to give it it’s full title) has announced Swedish band Goat will be headlining in 2014. The festival is held at Camp and Furnace, in the so called Baltic Triangle in Liverpool and will…

Arcade Fire self-confirm for Glastonbury 2014

Arcade Fire have confirmed they will be playing Glastonbury 2014 via Twitter this afternoon. In classic Arcade Fire style they chose a quirky chalkboard picture of their plans for next June, with Glastonbury scheduled in for 27th. Before that, according…