Bieber's DUI trial date delayed
Bieber's DUI trial date delayed

24 April 2014

A request to delay Justin Bieber's trial on DUI charges has been granted, following a court filing earlier this week by the singer's...

X-Factor trio Rough Copy sign to Epic
X-Factor trio Rough Copy sign to Epic

24 April 2014

R&B-pop trio Rough Copy - who wound up coming fourth on 'The X-Factor' back in 2013, for what it's worth - have signed...

Iggy Azalea discusses fans' fingering problem
Iggy Azalea discusses fans' fingering problem

24 April 2014

Hey, remember when Bruno Mars had to ask fans to stop throwing plastic grenades onto the stage while he played his song, 'Grenades'?...

Wu-Tang fans raising money on Kickstarter to buy one-off album
Wu-Tang fans raising money on Kickstarter to buy one-off album

24 April 2014

Fans of Wu-Tang Clan "the world over" have clubbed together to raise enough money to buy the rap troupe's new album, 'Once Upon...

Release Round-Up: Hannah Diamond, Courtney Love, Hercules & Love Affair, FM Belfast, REABO and Lily Allen
Release Round-Up: Hannah Diamond, Courtney Love, Hercules & Love Affair, FM Belfast, REABO and Lily Allen

24 April 2014

Yaaaay. Hate-to-love/love-to-hate pop lolly Hannah Diamond (pictured) has shown off a new single titled 'Attachment'. It falls on the sad side of her approved...

Festival Line-Up Update: Reading & Leeds, V Festival, Outlook and more
Festival Line-Up Update: Reading & Leeds, V Festival, Outlook and more

24 April 2014

Hi! Highlights of today's Festival Line-Up Update, a summary of the changes just made to outdoorsy music goings-on all over the worrrrld, include...

MTV VMAs move back to LA
MTV VMAs move back to LA

24 April 2014

Well, the MTV Video Music Awards went to New York for a year, and it turned out to be such an embarrassment to...

Justin Bieber offends with Japanese war shrine photo
Justin Bieber offends with Japanese war shrine photo

24 April 2014

Justin Bieber's gone and got himself in a bit of hot water again. No, he's not broken any laws. This is more like...

Paul Weller rules himself out of future Record Store Days, after limited edition single appears on eBay
Paul Weller rules himself out of future Record Store Days, after limited edition single appears on eBay

23 April 2014

Paul Weller has ruled himself out of getting involved with future Record Store Days, after copies of his limited edition seven-inch single, 'Brand...

Bieber lawyers ask for DUI trial to be pushed back
Bieber lawyers ask for DUI trial to be pushed back

23 April 2014

Justin Bieber's legal reps have asked for more time to prepare the pop tyke's defence to DUI and resisting arrest charges relating to...

Bellowhead celebrate tenth anniversary with Island signing, new LP
Bellowhead celebrate tenth anniversary with Island signing, new LP

23 April 2014

Trad folk clan Bellowhead have signed to Universal's Island Records, which is one way to celebrate 2014 being their tenth anniversary as a...

Sick Lorde postpones Australian shows
Sick Lorde postpones Australian shows

23 April 2014

Poor sweet Lorde has called in sick (on doctors' advice, I should add) to a forthcoming tour of Australia, which was supposed to...

Vulfpeck told to take down silent Spotify album, issue statement (on Spotify)
Vulfpeck told to take down silent Spotify album, issue statement (on Spotify)

23 April 2014

Vulfpeck have been "RESPECTFULLY" asked to remove one of their albums from Spotify, the band revealed yesterday. Specifically the one called 'Sleepify', which,...

Release Round-Up: Trash Talk, Blondes, Delphic, Sasha Keable and Avril Lavigne
Release Round-Up: Trash Talk, Blondes, Delphic, Sasha Keable and Avril Lavigne

23 April 2014

Yo. Sacramento thrashers Trash Talk, the one and only hardcore signing to Odd Future Records, have announced an LP titled 'No Peace'. Out...

Gigs & Tours Round-Up: The Libertines, Blondie, 1Xtra, Flying Lotus, and Kaiser Chiefs
Gigs & Tours Round-Up: The Libertines, Blondie, 1Xtra, Flying Lotus, and Kaiser Chiefs

23 April 2014

I hope you're sitting down, because I've got some big news. The Libertines (pictured) are getting back together! Again! Possibly! The band cryptically (super...

Barack and Michelle Obama pay tribute to Frankie Knuckles
Barack and Michelle Obama pay tribute to Frankie Knuckles

23 April 2014

US president Barack Obama and his wife Michelle were amongst the people to pay tribute to DJ and producer Frankie Knuckles at a...

Prince makes up with Warner Music, re-release campaign planned
Prince makes up with Warner Music, re-release campaign planned

22 April 2014

Prince has entered into a new deal with Warner Bros Records, the label he rather famously fell out with nearly two decades ago. The...

Blurred Lines named the UK's all time most downloaded song
Blurred Lines named the UK's all time most downloaded song

22 April 2014

Hey, you know how 'Blurred Lines' was really controversial in the UK and lots of people said it should be banned, while others...

Release Round-Up: Mastodon, Jedward, The Horrors, Tinchy Stryder and The Proper Ornaments
Release Round-Up: Mastodon, Jedward, The Horrors, Tinchy Stryder and The Proper Ornaments

22 April 2014

Mastodon. You know them, right? They've got a new album coming out this year. It is called 'Once More Around The Sun'. It...

Gigs & Tours Round-Up: Austin Mahone, Dan Le Sac Vs Scroobius Pip and Paws
Gigs & Tours Round-Up: Austin Mahone, Dan Le Sac Vs Scroobius Pip and Paws

22 April 2014

Sup, Mahomies? Moms' favourite pop boy Austin Mahone is going to play a show in the UK, his first UK show, at London's...

Festival Line-Up Update: Long Division, Dimensions, Barnaby Festival and more
Festival Line-Up Update: Long Division, Dimensions, Barnaby Festival and more

22 April 2014

Hey, would it interest you to discover that New Order's Stephen Morris is choosing the musical line-up at one of the venues for...

White House refuses to deport Justin Bieber
White House refuses to deport Justin Bieber

22 April 2014

You remember that petition on the White House's We The People website calling for American resident Justin Bieber to be deported back to...

Bob Dylan racism case dropped by French court
Bob Dylan racism case dropped by French court

17 April 2014

French prosecutors have dropped a case brought against Bob Dylan by the French Council Of Croats last year, which accused the singer songwriter...

Paul Weller wins Mail Online privacy battle
Paul Weller wins Mail Online privacy battle

17 April 2014

Paul Weller has been awarded £10,000 in damages relating to the publication of pictures on his children on the Daily Mail's website. Weller and...

AC/DC to continue work, while Malcolm Young takes time out
AC/DC to continue work, while Malcolm Young takes time out

17 April 2014

AC/DC are not splitting up. However, guitarist Malcolm Young will take a break from the group, they confirmed via their website yesterday. In a...

Snoop Dogg paid to narrate Call Of Duty ghost game
Snoop Dogg paid to narrate Call Of Duty ghost game

17 April 2014

Snoop Dogg, a man with many strange and silly (mainly silly) promotional jobs, is adding another line to his CV by narrating the...

Gigs & Tours Round-Up: Coldplay, Iggy Azalea, Deathcrush, Peter Broderick & Greg Haines, Luke Abbott, Lust For Youth, and How To Dress Well
Gigs & Tours Round-Up: Coldplay, Iggy Azalea, Deathcrush, Peter Broderick & Greg Haines, Luke Abbott, Lust For Youth, and How To Dress Well

17 April 2014

Right, gigs. Let's talk about those. Who's playing them? Well, Coldplay are. They've just announced that they'll play six shows around the world...

Release Round-Up: Sky Ferreira, Twin Shadow, Peace, Marissa Nadler and Evy Jane
Release Round-Up: Sky Ferreira, Twin Shadow, Peace, Marissa Nadler and Evy Jane

17 April 2014

Sky Ferreira (pictured) has visibly thrown 'giving a shit what you think' out the window, and made a big old 'controversial' video for her...

Festival Line-Up Update: Everywhere, Wychwood, Ibiza Rocks and more
Festival Line-Up Update: Everywhere, Wychwood, Ibiza Rocks and more

17 April 2014

So one point to note above all in today's FLUU is this: that Dollop's Nottingham-wide dance party Everywhere, which takes place on 4...

Cambridge no match for the sonic force of UB40
Cambridge no match for the sonic force of UB40

17 April 2014

A number of people in Cambridge have complained about the noise at a UB40 gig in the city. Not people disturbed by it...

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