CMU's One Liners: Proper aligns with Redeye, David Guetta lyric video, QT music video, and more
CMU's One Liners: Proper aligns with Redeye, David Guetta lyric video, QT music video, and more

26 March 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Proper Music Distribution has signed deal with US distributor Redeye to distribute the latter's label partners -...

CMU's One Liners: Tidal countdown, Bloc Party a bassist down, Stewart Lee gets down, and more
CMU's One Liners: Tidal countdown, Bloc Party a bassist down, Stewart Lee gets down, and more

25 March 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • If you were wondering what that countdown on the Tidal website is all about, and I'm sure...

Diplo announces new Major Lazer album
Diplo announces new Major Lazer album

24 March 2015

Diplo has announced a new Major Lazer album, 'Peace Is The Mission', which is set for release on 1 Jun through his own...

CMU's One Liners: Florence And The Machine, Sufjan Stevens, Nneka and more
CMU's One Liners: Florence And The Machine, Sufjan Stevens, Nneka and more

24 March 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Well, there's a new FloMac video. It's apparently "chapter 2 of the 'How Big How Blue How...

CMU's One Liners: Holy Roar subscriptions, Frankie Knuckles tributes, Brandon Flowers trailers, and more
CMU's One Liners: Holy Roar subscriptions, Frankie Knuckles tributes, Brandon Flowers trailers, and more

23 March 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Holy Roar Records has launched not one but two label subscriptions for folks who find themselves enjoying...

CMU's One Liners: Pharrell, Johnny Borrell, Laura Moody, Bjork, more
CMU's One Liners: Pharrell, Johnny Borrell, Laura Moody, Bjork, more

20 March 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Pharrell Williams will today turn the Empire State Building yellow at 2pm New York time to help...

CMU's One Liners: Adele has sold a lot of albums, Years & Years have announced their album, and Frank Carter is probably making an album, plus, you know, other stuff
CMU's One Liners: Adele has sold a lot of albums, Years & Years have announced their album, and Frank Carter is probably making an album, plus, you know, other stuff

19 March 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Adele's '21' is the best-selling album of the millennium so far, according to the Official Charts Company....

CMU's One Liners: Cameron Strang coming to Canada, Jessie J leaving Australia, Earl Sweatshirt staying right where he is, and other pop scheduling information
CMU's One Liners: Cameron Strang coming to Canada, Jessie J leaving Australia, Earl Sweatshirt staying right where he is, and other pop scheduling information

18 March 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Canadian Music Week has announced that big man at Warner Music, Cameron Strang, will give a keynote...

Proto-punk band Death to release new album
Proto-punk band Death to release new album

17 March 2015

Proto-punk band Death are set to release a new album, 'NEW', on 21 Apr though Drag City. The record is their first LP...

CMU's One Liners: Mondia Mix, Courtney Barnett, The Vaccines, more
CMU's One Liners: Mondia Mix, Courtney Barnett, The Vaccines, more

17 March 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Universal Music is shopping a subscription-based music app to mobile firms wanting to offer some tunes to...

Indies release 'anti-Record Store Day' record
Indies release 'anti-Record Store Day' record

16 March 2015

With Record Store Day zooming into view, just there, on that horizon we all know and love, it's surely time for some detractors...

CMU's One Liners: Kendrick Lamar's early album release, Kanye West's uncensored BRITs performance, Paulo Nutini for Eden, and a whole load more
CMU's One Liners: Kendrick Lamar's early album release, Kanye West's uncensored BRITs performance, Paulo Nutini for Eden, and a whole load more

16 March 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • If you've ever wondered what Kanye West's BRIT Awards performance would have sounded like had ITV not...

Artwork designers announced for this year's Secret 7
Artwork designers announced for this year's Secret 7" project

13 March 2015

The artists creating the artwork for this year's Secret 7"s project have been announced, and amongst them are names like Peter Blake, Yoko...

Jaakko Eino Kalevi announces spelling-focussed debut album
Jaakko Eino Kalevi announces spelling-focussed debut album

13 March 2015

Jaakko Eino Kalevi has announced details of his debut album, also called 'Jaakko Eino Kalevi', which will be released through Domino/Weird World on...

CMU's One Liners: Blur gigs, Active Child songs, Azealia Banks videos, and other marvellous things
CMU's One Liners: Blur gigs, Active Child songs, Azealia Banks videos, and other marvellous things

13 March 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • There's a trailer for that Kurt Cobain documentary now. • Björk has released a video for 'Lionsong', off...

Muse announce new album, single premieres tonight
Muse announce new album, single premieres tonight

12 March 2015

Dystopian Queen parody Muse have announced that they will release a new album, 'Drones', on 8 Jun, with a short UK tour beginning...

CMU's One Liners: The Orchard's Bling Pig deal, INgrooves' SideOneDummy deal, Russell Brand's Xfm deal, and some non-deals too
CMU's One Liners: The Orchard's Bling Pig deal, INgrooves' SideOneDummy deal, Russell Brand's Xfm deal, and some non-deals too

12 March 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • The Orchard confirmed a deal with American blues and roots label Blind Pig Records earlier this week...

Holly Herndon signs to 4AD
Holly Herndon signs to 4AD

11 March 2015

4AD has announced that it has signed Holly Herndon and will release her second album, 'Platform', on 18 May. Speaking about the signing, 4AD...

Hudson Mohawke lights the way with new album
Hudson Mohawke lights the way with new album

11 March 2015

Hudson Mohawke has announced that he will release a new album, titled 'Lantern', on 15 Jun. So stick that in your diary, do. Speaking...

CMU's One Liners: Snoop Dogg speaks, Mumfords debut, Alexisonfire reunite, and other verbs
CMU's One Liners: Snoop Dogg speaks, Mumfords debut, Alexisonfire reunite, and other verbs

11 March 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today......

Emika announces third album
Emika announces third album

10 March 2015

Emika has announced the release of her third album, 'Drei' (which is how Germans pronounce 'three'), on 4 May. Speaking about the album,...

CMU's One Liners: Grimes slips out new track, Lykke Li and Woodkid collaborate, Dempagmui.inc announce UK show, and oh so much more
CMU's One Liners: Grimes slips out new track, Lykke Li and Woodkid collaborate, Dempagmui.inc announce UK show, and oh so much more

10 March 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Girlpool have announced that they will release their debut album, 'Before The World Was Big', on 1...

Sam Smith and John Legend record official Comic Relief single
Sam Smith and John Legend record official Comic Relief single

9 March 2015

The Hale & Pace of 2015 - Sam Smith and John Legend - have recorded a new version of the former's song 'Lay...

First new Rock Band edition in five years announced
First new Rock Band edition in five years announced

9 March 2015

You all remember 'Rock Band', right? You know, the pretend-to-play videogame that grew out of the same studio as 'Guitar Hero' but was...

CMU's One Liners: Slipknot sock puppets, and non-sock puppets making music
CMU's One Liners: Slipknot sock puppets, and non-sock puppets making music

9 March 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Are you sick of having to get normal planes all over the place? I know I am....

CMU's One Liners: Kylie, Aphex Twin, Shamir, more
CMU's One Liners: Kylie, Aphex Twin, Shamir, more

6 March 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • The dance music focused Brighton Music Conference has announced some details about its programme this year, which...

CMU's One Liners: Marina And The Diamonds, Pins, Chilly Gonzales, more
CMU's One Liners: Marina And The Diamonds, Pins, Chilly Gonzales, more

5 March 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • You remember Marina And The Diamonds is doing that thing where she releases a new video every...

Bigo & Twigetti artists create collaborative EP over 48 hours
Bigo & Twigetti artists create collaborative EP over 48 hours

4 March 2015

Classical futurist label Bigo & Twigetti last weekend had three of its artists - Jim Perkins, Leah Kardos and Jules Dickens - create...

CMU's One Liners: Kanye West breaks free of the censors, Lykke Li advertises Gucci, Meghan Trainor addresses her future husband, and some other people do some other things
CMU's One Liners: Kanye West breaks free of the censors, Lykke Li advertises Gucci, Meghan Trainor addresses her future husband, and some other people do some other things

4 March 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Lykke Li stars in a new advert for Gucci. It also features her song 'Just Like A...

Wu-Tang launch auction site for single copy album
Wu-Tang launch auction site for single copy album

4 March 2015

Wu-Tang have set up a website to run the auction for their single copy album, ‘The Wu - Once Upon A Time In...

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