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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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's One Liners: SoundCloud subscription update, DJ Derek missing, new Lianne La Havas, and more
CMU's One Liners: SoundCloud subscription update, DJ Derek missing, new Lianne La Havas, and more

24 July 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • SoundCloud CTO Eric Wahlforss has said, well, not a...

Aphex Twin promises 150 more unreleased tracks
Aphex Twin promises 150 more unreleased tracks

23 July 2015

Aphex Twin has said that he will soon add yet more unreleased tracks to the...

CMU's One Liners: James Franco's Lana Del Rey book, Matthew E White's new video, Lion Babe's Heaven show, and more
CMU's One Liners: James Franco's Lana Del Rey book, Matthew E White's new video, Lion Babe's Heaven show, and more

23 July 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Actor James Franco has written a book about Lana...

CMU's One Liners: Azealia Banks, Hinds, Syco, Globe and more
CMU's One Liners: Azealia Banks, Hinds, Syco, Globe and more

22 July 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Azealia Banks has left Prospect Park as a management...

New PJ Harvey songs promised by London Literature Festival
New PJ Harvey songs promised by London Literature Festival

21 July 2015

PJ Harvey will showcase some brand new material, by which we mean songs, while promoting...

CMU's One Liners: 50Weapons to close, VV [Brown] is back, Leftfield tour dates, and more
CMU's One Liners: 50Weapons to close, VV [Brown] is back, Leftfield tour dates, and more

21 July 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Berlin record label 50Weapons has announced that it is...

The Chemical Brothers post tour vids online
The Chemical Brothers post tour vids online

20 July 2015

The Chemical Brothers - whose new album is a real return to form (not that...

Chvrches announce second album, Every Open Eye
Chvrches announce second album, Every Open Eye

17 July 2015

Chvrches have announced that they will release their second album, titled 'Every Open Eye', on...

CMU's One Liners: Arcade Fire, Wilco, Queen, and more
CMU's One Liners: Arcade Fire, Wilco, Queen, and more

17 July 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Arcade Fire will screen a new documentary, 'The Reflektor...

CMU's One Liners: Nirvana and Planet Mu compilations, New Protomartyr album, Mew London shows, and more
CMU's One Liners: Nirvana and Planet Mu compilations, New Protomartyr album, Mew London shows, and more

15 July 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Nirvana's 2002 best of compilation - a vehicle through...

CMU's One Liners: Electric Ballroom app, MIA video, Ninja award and more
CMU's One Liners: Electric Ballroom app, MIA video, Ninja award and more

14 July 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today… • The Electric Ballroom in Camden has launched a new iPhone...

Julia Holter announces new album, tour dates
Julia Holter announces new album, tour dates

10 July 2015

Total CMU fave Julia Holter has announced that she will release a new album, titled...

CMU's One Liners: Scooter Braun managing Black Eyed Peas, TIMM dates, new Krept & Konan single, and more
CMU's One Liners: Scooter Braun managing Black Eyed Peas, TIMM dates, new Krept & Konan single, and more

10 July 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • The Black Eyed Peas are now listed as a...

CMU's One Liners: Blur's ice cream on sale, Dempagumi.inc coming to the UK, new Young Thug video, and more
CMU's One Liners: Blur's ice cream on sale, Dempagumi.inc coming to the UK, new Young Thug video, and more

9 July 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Blur's limited edition 'Magic Whip' ice cream is now...

CMU's One Liners: AIM AGM date set, Sophie does McDonald's ad, some of Sigur Rós record together, and more
CMU's One Liners: AIM AGM date set, Sophie does McDonald's ad, some of Sigur Rós record together, and more

8 July 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • The Association Of Independent Music's AGM will take place...

CMU's One Liners: Stylo G, Syron, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, and more
CMU's One Liners: Stylo G, Syron, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, and more

7 July 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Stylo G has a new single coming out featuring...

Libertines confirm new 'Anthems', Pledge selling big fat box set
Libertines confirm new 'Anthems', Pledge selling big fat box set

3 July 2015

So those pesky Libertines, having signed to Virgin EMI late last year and promised us...

!K7 celebrates DJ Kicks landmark with DJ top trumps game
!K7 celebrates DJ Kicks landmark with DJ top trumps game

3 July 2015

!K7 recently released the 50th edition of its seminal mix album series 'DJ-Kicks' with a...

CMU's One Liners: IFF keynoter, Capitol promotions, Prince off streams and more
CMU's One Liners: IFF keynoter, Capitol promotions, Prince off streams and more

2 July 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Organisers of the International Festival Forum - the new...

CMU's One Liners: ASCAP and Universal promotions, Independent Label Market rarities, and some new tracks
CMU's One Liners: ASCAP and Universal promotions, Independent Label Market rarities, and some new tracks

1 July 2015

Other notable announcements and developments today... • US collecting society ASCAP has promoted Lauren Iossa to...

Folk and roots community collaborate on protest song collection
Folk and roots community collaborate on protest song collection

30 June 2015

Sixteen folk and roots artists have contributed tracks to a new compilation of contemporary protest...

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