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Some things we learned at Glastonbury 2016

Damon Albarn is the Pharaoh of the Pyramid Stage After headlining with Blur in 2009 and Gorillaz in 2011, Damon Albarn’s set saw him at the other end of the bill this year, opening the Pyramid stage with the Orchestra…

ALBUM: Brian Eno ‘The Ship’

Rating: For the liner notes for his 1978 album, Ambient 1: Music for Airports, Brian Eno concluded with the sentence: “Ambient music must be able to accommodate many levels of listening attention without enforcing one in particular; it must be…

ALBUM: David Bowie – Blackstar

Rating: There’s an apparent tendency for journalism to become almost competitive when writing about people like David Bowie – not that there really is anyone like Bowie. Even before his death, every review, every proclamation of love was seemingly trying…

David Bowie collaboration with Arcade Fire confirmed

David Bowie’s official facebook page has confirmed that he does in fact appear on Reflektor, the new single from Arcade Fire. It was confirmed in a post which stated the singer “supplied a brief backing vocal on the James Murphy…