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BOOK REVIEW: Going for a song by Garth Cartwright

This book, Going For A Song by Garth Cartwright,  is a comprehensive dérive through the rapidly vanishing terrain that is the British record shop. Once a staple of communities that acted as hubs, beacons, locales and sanctuaries for keen ears,…

ALBUM: Peter Zinovieff ‘Electronic Calendar: The EMS Tapes’

Rating: Electronic Calendar: The EMS Tapes is the first complete retrospective of his earliest experiments in 1965 through the bankruptcy of his company, EMS Synthesizers, in 1979. Stifled by academia, Peter Zinovieff began creating music from splices of tape and after…

Paul McCartney announces 3 UK live dates

Paul McCartney has revealed details of a three UK shows for May. Sir Paul will play London’s O2 on May 23, as well as shows in Birmingham and his hometown of Liverpool. The Beatles frontman recently teamed up expectantly with…

WATCH: Kanye ft. Paul McCartney ‘Only One’

Following Rihanna’s video release for latest track ‘FourFiveSeconds’ featuring Kanye and McCartney, Mr West has too released a video of his collaboration with the Beatles legend. ‘Only One’ is taken from Kanye’s upcoming 7th album, currently untitled. The video, directed…

Joe Cocker: 1944-2014

Joe Cocker, the legendary rock and blues singer, has died after losing his battle with lung cancer. Best known for his rendition of The Beatles’ ‘With A Little Help From My Friends’, Cocker achieved worldwide acclaim after performing the song…

Macca to release xmas charity single

Sir Paul McCartney is said to be working on a charity single to rival with X Factor for the No.1 Christmas spot. It’s been reported by The Sun that Macca is going to record a cover of the single ‘Say…

New Macca tune surfaces – LISTEN NOW!

Paul McCartney surprised listeners of BBC Radio 2 this morning by debuting a new single on Zoë Ball’s show. Appropriately titled ‘New’, it is the title track to the former Beatle and Wings superstar’s forthcoming album, his first of original…