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Arctic Monkeys Postpone Remaining Dates Of Their Tour.

The Arctic Monkeys gig at Glasgow Hydro on Friday and their homecoming show in Sheffield last night were cancelled due to “illness”. Thursdays Birmingham show was postponed at the last minute as Alex Turner has reportedly been diagnosed with laryngitis….

James Blake Wins Mercury Music Prize

James Blake was the surprising winner of the 2013 Mercury Music Prize for his ‘Overgrown’ album. He beat off competition from bookies favourite Laura Mvula and other big names such as David Bowie, Jake Bugg and Arctic Monkeys. Apart from…

Arcade Fire Stream ‘Reflektor’ Ahead Of Release

Arcade Fire’s fourth album ‘Reflektor’ has been received by a whole spectrum of opinions. Some hold it up as a masterpiece, some believe it’s been completely overhyped while others remain underwhelmed. You can read the Gigslutz verdict this coming week…

Lou Reed Dies, Aged 71

Legendary Velvet Underground front man Lou Reed has died, aged 71 According to the Associated Press news agency, Reed’s agent has stated he died of a liver-related ailment. Reed had still been playing live this year, although as recently as…

WATCH: Arctic Monkeys post video of acoustic track

The Arctic Monkeys are keeping up the hype offensive by posting a video of an acoustic version of ‘Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High’. The clip shows us another glimpse of a grown up, musically developed band that…

Abert Hammond Jr UK and EU tour announced

Strokes guitarist Albert Hammond Jr has announced a solo tour, covering the UK and Europe this winter. The tour comes just after his new EP AHJ was released a few weeks ago. In a recent interview Hammond said: “I’m super…

Shit! Keane deny split rumours

The devastating news that Keane were splitting up spread very slowly and sarcastically over the internet earlier last week. Gigslutz were so interested that we chose to report on a 3 week old Noel Gallagher interview over the heartbreaking split….