Third Man launches book company
Third Man launches book company

23 July 2014

Jack White is expanding his Third Man business into publishing, though book publishing mind. Third Man Books will publish 'Language Lessons: Volume 1'...

Jamie T announces third album
Jamie T announces third album

23 July 2014

Having beaten around the bush with tour and single announcements over the last couple of weeks, Jamie T has finally got around to...

M83 to re-issue first three albums
M83 to re-issue first three albums

23 July 2014

M83 is to re-issue his first three albums next month, plus a couple of EPs featuring remixes and B-sides in September. Actually, listening to...

Johnny Marr announces new solo album and tour dates
Johnny Marr announces new solo album and tour dates

22 July 2014

Johnny Marr has announced that he'll be releasing a new solo album this year, following on from 'The Messenger', which came out last...

Evy Jane announce debut Ninja Tune EP
Evy Jane announce debut Ninja Tune EP

22 July 2014

Having signed to Ninja Tune back in April, Evy Jane have announced their first EP for the label. It's called 'Closer' and it'll...

Duologue to release second album in September
Duologue to release second album in September

22 July 2014

Duologue have announced that they will release their second album, 'Never Get Lost', on 8 Sep. That very same day they'll also release...

Ali Campbell The Legendary Voice Of UB40 Reunited With Astro & Mickey announce album and tour
Ali Campbell The Legendary Voice Of UB40 Reunited With Astro & Mickey announce album and tour

21 July 2014

Former UB40 members Ali Campbell, Astro and Mickey Virtue have presumably lost or given up on their bid to claim the name 'UB40'...

Scott Walker and Sunn o))) announce album details
Scott Walker and Sunn o))) announce album details

18 July 2014

4AD has announced details of the previously reported collaboration between Scott Walker and Sunn o))). So, we now know that a five track,...

Alvvays to play London shows
Alvvays to play London shows

18 July 2014

With their Chad VanGaalen-produced debut album due to be released through Transgressive Records on Monday, Alvvays are lining up to play some London...

Vaults announce ICA show, new single
Vaults announce ICA show, new single

18 July 2014

New Virgin EMI signees Vaults have announced that they will play a headline show at the ICA in London on 3 Sep, amongst...

The Drums reveal new single
The Drums reveal new single

17 July 2014

The Drums have unveiled their first new music for three years with new single, 'Magic Mountain'. The track is taken from a soon-to-be-announced...

Jamie T unveils new single
Jamie T unveils new single

17 July 2014

Having recently unveiled a handful of live shows - his first in bloody ages - Jamie T has now unveiled some also very...

Perfume Genius announces new album, tour dates
Perfume Genius announces new album, tour dates

16 July 2014

Perfume Genius, aka musician Mike Hadreas, has announced that he will release his new album, 'Too Bright', through Turnstile on 22 Sep. Produced...

Ting Tings announce third album details
Ting Tings announce third album details

16 July 2014

Are you ready for a new Ting Tings album? No? Well, tough, it's happening now and there's nothing, save the sweet release of...

Pissed Jeans to re-issue debut album, announce UK shows
Pissed Jeans to re-issue debut album, announce UK shows

16 July 2014

Pissed Jeans have announced that they will re-issue their debut album, 'Shallow', plus a couple of bonus tracks, through Sub Pop on 6...

Weird Al Yankovic brings grammar's blurred lines into focus
Weird Al Yankovic brings grammar's blurred lines into focus

16 July 2014

A common defence of - or at least guilty mumble about - 'Blurred Lines' is that, if you ignore the dubious lyrics, it's...

Jerry Paper previews big new pop LP
Jerry Paper previews big new pop LP

11 July 2014

Dog-eared-pop maker Jerry Paper (of CMU approved infamy) has trailed his new LP, 'Big Pop For Chameleon World', with a single titled 'Real....

Beck to release Song Reader album
Beck to release Song Reader album

10 July 2014

Beck has announced the release of an album of songs from his 'Song Reader' book recorded by artists including Jack White, Jarvis Cocker,...

Christopher Owens to bear new LP, A New Testament
Christopher Owens to bear new LP, A New Testament

10 July 2014

Ex-Girls man Christopher Owens is back with a reply to his first solo LP 'Lysandre', a dozen-song sonnet to "earnest, simple songwriting" titled...

Yelle detail Dr Luke-produced LP
Yelle detail Dr Luke-produced LP

10 July 2014

Peppy French synthpop three Yelle have shed a night bright light on their new LP 'Complètement Fou'. Inspired by the band's view that...

65daysofstatic release short film with unreleased music
65daysofstatic release short film with unreleased music

10 July 2014

65daysofstatic have released a new short film, titled 'Oscillator', featuring music recorded during the sessions for last year's 'Wild Light' album. Say the band:...

Gwilym Gold to release new single next week
Gwilym Gold to release new single next week

10 July 2014

Having made his first album 'Tender Metal' available as an ever-changing app, Gwilym Gold has unveiled his new project, which is born of...

 Full Time Hobby confirms anniversary compilation and shows
Full Time Hobby confirms anniversary compilation and shows

9 July 2014

The staff at London independent Full Time Hobby are celebrating the label's tenth anniversary year with a special mix LP aggregating a list...

Death From Above 1979 reveal album tracklisting, new single
Death From Above 1979 reveal album tracklisting, new single

9 July 2014

Recently re-sealed bass-and-beats pairing Death From Above 1979 have revealed each and every relevant 'deet' on their first LP in ten years, 'The...

iamamiwhoami trails Blue LP
iamamiwhoami trails Blue LP

9 July 2014

Swedish pop sylph iamamiwhoami, aka audiovisual artist Jonna Lee, is on 10 Nov releasing a new LP entitled 'Blue', having financed it in...

Roni Size trails solo, Reprazent LPs
Roni Size trails solo, Reprazent LPs

8 July 2014

High dnb roller Roni Size has confirmed his first LP in over ten years AND an EP, both to be released (separately) later...

Pink Floyd confirm new old LP
Pink Floyd confirm new old LP

8 July 2014

Wowee everyone, Pink Floyd went and made an LP! Their first in a very long time, no less. Not since the days of...

A Winged Victory For The Sullen prep new record
A Winged Victory For The Sullen prep new record

8 July 2014

Far-side classicists A Winged Victory For The Sullen, aka elite Erased Tapes signees Dustin O'Halloran and Adam Wiltzie, have this week detailed a...

Jenny Hval and Susanna Wallumrød announce collaborative album
Jenny Hval and Susanna Wallumrød announce collaborative album

7 July 2014

Norwegian musicians Jenny Hval and Susanna Wallumrød have announced the release of a new collaborative album, titled 'Meshes Of Voice'. With roots apparently traceable...

Craig David releases new track, Cold
Craig David releases new track, Cold

4 July 2014

Celebrity realtor and meathead Craig David has shot back to the topmost half of the proverbial 'hot'-ometer with a cool solo single titled...

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