One Direction not broken as new records broken with new record
One Direction not broken as new records broken with new record

4 August 2015

Hey, naysayers of Planet Pop, with all your chattering about and, dare I say it,...

6 Music to celebrate David Byrne as he Meltdowns
6 Music to celebrate David Byrne as he Meltdowns

4 August 2015

BBC Radio 6 Music has announced a stack of programmes to celebrate the man David...

CMU's One Liners: Dave Grohl responds to Rockin1000, Mogwai score atomic bomb doc, Enter Shikari release new video, and more
CMU's One Liners: Dave Grohl responds to Rockin1000, Mogwai score atomic bomb doc, Enter Shikari release new video, and more

4 August 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Dave Grohl has responded to the 1000 Italians who...

Frank Ocean's brother Rickrolls fans awaiting album number two
Frank Ocean's brother Rickrolls fans awaiting album number two

4 August 2015

So, if you're one of those people just sitting there wondering quite when the hell...

Phil Rudd pleads not guilty to allegations he breached home detention rules
Phil Rudd pleads not guilty to allegations he breached home detention rules

3 August 2015

AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has pleaded not guilty to those allegations he breached rules of...

Travi$ Scott faces charges after Lollapalooza set
Travi$ Scott faces charges after Lollapalooza set

3 August 2015

Rapper Travi$ Scott is facing disorderly conduct charges after encouraging fans to jump over the...

Cilla Black 1943-2015
Cilla Black 1943-2015

3 August 2015

Cilla Black died yesterday at her holiday home in Marbella, Spain, aged 72. Born Pricilla...

New Dre record confirmed for Friday, no Detox but it's
New Dre record confirmed for Friday, no Detox but it's "bananas"

3 August 2015

So, Doc Dre this weekend took to the Beats, the Beats, the big fat Beats,...

Leona Lewis left Syco over covers album proposal
Leona Lewis left Syco over covers album proposal

3 August 2015

Now that Zayn Malik has definitely and undeniably and 100% for certain written off every...

Airport officials deny Morrissey's accusation of sexual assault
Airport officials deny Morrissey's accusation of sexual assault

31 July 2015

A spokesperson for the US Transport Security Administration has denied any wrongdoing, after Morrissey accused...

Tyler, The Creator raps Dr Seuss
Tyler, The Creator raps Dr Seuss

31 July 2015

While he waits to see if he'll ever be able to perform in Australia again,...

Prince releases exclusive Spotify single, after removing catalogue from streaming services
Prince releases exclusive Spotify single, after removing catalogue from streaming services

31 July 2015

That Prince is a funny one, isn't he? Always keeps you guessing. I mean, just...

CMU's One Liners: Meek Mill releases Drake diss track, Mariah directing Christmas film, 1000 Foo Fighters fans perform Learn To Fly, and more
CMU's One Liners: Meek Mill releases Drake diss track, Mariah directing Christmas film, 1000 Foo Fighters fans perform Learn To Fly, and more

31 July 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Meek Mill has now released his diss track in...

CMU Beef Of The Week #264: One Direction v Zayn Malik
CMU Beef Of The Week #264: One Direction v Zayn Malik

31 July 2015

Well, it finally happened. The remaining four members of One Direction have written Zayn Malik...

CMU Podcast: The Digital Pie, Amazon Prime Music, vKontakte, Zayn Malik
CMU Podcast: The Digital Pie, Amazon Prime Music, vKontakte, Zayn Malik

31 July 2015

CMU's Andy Malt and Chris Cooke review the week in music and the music business,...

Dr Dre to release companion album to NWA biopic, says Ice Cube
Dr Dre to release companion album to NWA biopic, says Ice Cube

30 July 2015

Dr Dre will release the long-awaited follow-up to his 1999 album '2001' this weekend. Or...

Avicii and Deadmau5 spend more time than they should caring about Noel Gallagher's opinion
Avicii and Deadmau5 spend more time than they should caring about Noel Gallagher's opinion

30 July 2015

Avicii and Deadmau5 have taken the bait after being mocked by Noel Gallagher. Although Avicii...

CMU's One Liners: Miguel and Foals videos, Chad Valley returns, Despacio in London, and more
CMU's One Liners: Miguel and Foals videos, Chad Valley returns, Despacio in London, and more

30 July 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Miguel has released a video for 'NWA', from his...

Liam Gallagher performs new song in Irish pub
Liam Gallagher performs new song in Irish pub

30 July 2015

While Noel Gallagher's been busy upsetting big name dance music makers, his brother has been...

CMU's One Liners: Bond theme betting, Game Music Connect keynote, new Kate Boy, and more
CMU's One Liners: Bond theme betting, Game Music Connect keynote, new Kate Boy, and more

29 July 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • William Hill has suspended bets on who will perform...

Grandmaster Flash has rare vinyl stolen after car park mix up
Grandmaster Flash has rare vinyl stolen after car park mix up

29 July 2015

Grandmaster Flash has lost three crates of rare vinyl (and his car) after a mix...

Korn frontman sued over unpaid legal bill
Korn frontman sued over unpaid legal bill

28 July 2015

Korn frontman Jonathan Davis is being sued over an unpaid legal bill, which relates to...

Tyler, The Creator not yet banned from Australia
Tyler, The Creator not yet banned from Australia

28 July 2015

Tyler, The Creator's long fought battle with activists in Australia rages on, with the rapper...

CMU's One Liners: Deafheaven sign to Anti-, NME editor promoted, Mercury entry deadline this week, and more
CMU's One Liners: Deafheaven sign to Anti-, NME editor promoted, Mercury entry deadline this week, and more

28 July 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Deafheaven have signed to Anti- and will release a...

Florence's Glastonbury performance made Dave Grohl
Florence's Glastonbury performance made Dave Grohl "cry like a baby"

28 July 2015

Dave Grohl has said he "cried like a baby" when he saw Florence And The...

50 Cent ordered to pay another $2 million in sex tape case
50 Cent ordered to pay another $2 million in sex tape case

27 July 2015

A New York jury last week ordered 50 Cent to pay another $2 million in...

Meek Mill/Drake squabble continues
Meek Mill/Drake squabble continues

27 July 2015

If you thought rapper Meek Mill sort of possibly maybe apologising to Drake for claiming...

New Haçienda documentary to debut next month
New Haçienda documentary to debut next month

27 July 2015

A new documentary about legendary Manchester club the Haçienda is set to debut at a...

NBC to air TV special of Ed Sheeran's Wembley shows
NBC to air TV special of Ed Sheeran's Wembley shows

27 July 2015

So you know how that Eddy Sheeran played some tunes to a few people recently...

CMU's One Liners: Chief Keef, Snoop Dogg, Amanda Palmer, and more
CMU's One Liners: Chief Keef, Snoop Dogg, Amanda Palmer, and more

27 July 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Well, here's a new development in the world of...

  • CMU Podcast: The Digital Pie, Amazon Prime Music, vKontakte, Zayn Malik
  • Live Nation acquires MAMA in UK as German expansion announced
  • Departures at Tidal and Roc Nation
  • One Direction not broken as new records broken with new record
  • Frank Ocean’s brother Rickrolls fans awaiting album number two
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