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CMU Beef Of The Week #256: Neil Young v Coffee (Round 2)
CMU Beef Of The Week #256: Neil Young v Coffee (Round 2)

29 May 2015

I think if Pono has taught us anything, it's that Neil Young is not a man to back down, regardless of how impossible...

Approved: FabricLive at Fabric
Approved: FabricLive at Fabric

29 May 2015

Fabriclive continues to roll on full steam ahead, and tonight sees some big names rise to the occasion. DJ Hype goes for a two...

Approved: Nite School Klik
Approved: Nite School Klik

28 May 2015

A month ago a new track was uploaded to the SoundCloud page of DJ Shadow's recently launched record label Liquid Amber. By an...

Approved: Georgia
Approved: Georgia

27 May 2015

Domino's latest signing Georgia supported CMU favourite Kelela last night, a show that coincided with the release of her debut single 'Move Systems'. Having...

Approved: My Baby
Approved: My Baby

26 May 2015

Formed in 2012, Amsterdam-based trio My Baby have developed a unique take on the traditional blues sound, blending in more modern stylings without...

CMU Beef Of The Week #255: Rihanna v The Boy Wonder
CMU Beef Of The Week #255: Rihanna v The Boy Wonder

22 May 2015

I think trademark is probably my favourite area of the law. No, seriously. Yeah, I know I have a bit of a reputation...

Approved: Promised Land at Egg
Approved: Promised Land at Egg

22 May 2015

This bank holiday weekend sees Promised Land go old skool with the 'Respect Your History' sessions, featuring Chicago's acid house originator DJ Pierre...

Approved: Pinkshinyultrablast
Approved: Pinkshinyultrablast

21 May 2015

Another band, like The Big Moon, to have their name echoing around Brighton during The Great Escape this year where Russian shoegazers Pinkshinyultrablast....

Approved: The Big Moon
Approved: The Big Moon

20 May 2015

The Big Moon were the talk of the town at The Great Escape this year. Lots of people told me to go and...

Approved: AK/DK
Approved: AK/DK

19 May 2015

A lot of people wanted to know the name of the band that played in the video that separated the sessions at CMU...

Approved: Shopping
Approved: Shopping

18 May 2015

Fronted by Trash Kit's Rachel Aggs, Shopping provided the perfect Friday night boost in the grand Paganini Ballroom at The Great Escape last...

Playlist: CMU Approved in April 2015
Playlist: CMU Approved in April 2015

18 May 2015

Each weekday, the CMU Approved column highlights a new artist, track, article or other online activity that we think our readers should be...

CMU Beef Of The Week #254: Iran v Thom Yorke
CMU Beef Of The Week #254: Iran v Thom Yorke

15 May 2015

Who do you think about when you think about sexual problems? Thom Yorke, right? I know, every time. It's like, you're sitting there...

Vigsy's Club Tip: The Date at Plan B London
Vigsy's Club Tip: The Date at Plan B London

15 May 2015

New York's Johnny D has had a fair impact on house history as owner of the Henry St label. This Saturday he's DJing...

Playlist: The Great Escape 2015
Playlist: The Great Escape 2015

14 May 2015

The tenth anniversary edition of The Great Escape kicks off in Brighton today, as I'm sure you're all aware. We may have mentioned...

Approved: Princess Chelsea
Approved: Princess Chelsea

13 May 2015

Best known for her 2011 viral hit 'The Cigarette Duet', Princess Chelsea, aka Chelsea Nikkel, is set to release her second album, 'The...

Approved: LCMDF - Fooled
Approved: LCMDF - Fooled

12 May 2015

Hey! It's CMU's favourite Finnish pop duo back again. And it's with a new single that features guest vocals from CMU's favourite Finnish...

Approved: Oxon
Approved: Oxon

11 May 2015

Having been working on this solo project for the last two years, former Zulu Winter drummer Guy Henderson has now launched Oxon's first...

Vigsy's Club Tip: Nepal Earthquake Fundraiser
Vigsy's Club Tip: Nepal Earthquake Fundraiser

8 May 2015

Today I'm tipping a great charity bash in aid of a really important cause, with a top assortment of DJs and acts coming...

CMU Beef Of The Week #253: Zayn Malik v Louis Tomlinson (via Naughty Boy)
CMU Beef Of The Week #253: Zayn Malik v Louis Tomlinson (via Naughty Boy)

8 May 2015

I was recently reading an article about Zayn Malik’s exit from One Direction, which basically said that a solo career could end up...

Approved: Emilie Nicolas - Pstereo
Approved: Emilie Nicolas - Pstereo

7 May 2015

I guess you could accuse me of banging on about Emilie Nicolas a bit much in this column, this being her third appearance....

Approved: Svē - My Religion
Approved: Svē - My Religion

6 May 2015

You may remember - and I hope you do - that we featured Svē in this very column last summer. Things have been...

Dan Le Sac Writes: To me or not to me. Because we can self-release our records, should we?
Dan Le Sac Writes: To me or not to me. Because we can self-release our records, should we?

6 May 2015

Out on his own – having split from both his musical partner and his previous label - Dan Le Sac has started work...

Approved: Violetic
Approved: Violetic

5 May 2015

London-based trio Violetic released their debut EP 'Ethanol' last December, but came to our attention just last week, thanks to a support slot...

CMU Beef Of The Week #252: The Music Industry v Grooveshark
CMU Beef Of The Week #252: The Music Industry v Grooveshark

1 May 2015

And so, it came to pass, that on the 30th of April in the year two thousand and fifteen (Eastern Daylight Time), the...

Vigsy's Club Tip: Secretsundaze 2015 Opening Party
Vigsy's Club Tip: Secretsundaze 2015 Opening Party

1 May 2015

Secretsundaze launches its 2015 season with a bank holiday all-dayer - a double header spread over two East London venues, kicking off at...

Approved: Girl Friend
Approved: Girl Friend

30 April 2015

It's easy to dislike things, isn't it? Sometimes you just look at a thing and think, "Phew, I'm not going to like that...

Approved: Porcelain Raft - All In My Head
Approved: Porcelain Raft - All In My Head

29 April 2015

Almost two years since he last released any new music, Mauro Remiddi, aka Porcelain Raft, has announced a new EP, 'Half Awake', which...

Approved: Skepta - Shutdown
Approved: Skepta - Shutdown

28 April 2015

Originally released on SoundCloud last month, and taken from Skepta's upcoming new album 'Konnichiwa', 'Shutdown' has already had over two million plays on...

Approved: Nordic Giants
Approved: Nordic Giants

27 April 2015

Nordic Giants is a pretty bold name for a band, but Nordic Giants are a pretty bold band. A quick scan through their...

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