Given that a lion's share of music news is of the "Hear this new song by..." variety, we thought it best to catch up on the past month or so within the context of the tunes themselves. At best, I hope to serve up a healthy dose of the cream of the crop, while the worst you might endure is a tasty feast for your ears above some recent facts to complete a well-rounded stew of new tune nutrition. So, without further ado, behold! The first-ever music news mixtape.»
London's newest live music venue, matter, opens its doors for business on September 19, and has plenty in store for its first six weeks»
The line-up for the annual series of shows at London’s Somerset House has been announced»
In the latest update to this year’s festival season, Manic Street Preachers and The Kooks are among those who have joined the bill for Oxegen Festival in Co. Kildare, Ireland»
UNKLE return to the live arena after a three-year hiatus with a grand show at Brixton Academy next Saturday (1 Mar) – Drowned in Sound has a pair of tickets to give away.»
The Carling Weekend's two lesser stages have been populated.
James Lavelle-helmed hip-hop/electro outfit UNKLE are to release their third album in July...»
Sometime UNKLE fella and DJ type-o-person James Lavelle is launching a new record label by the name of Surrender All...»