Best Of 2016

Best Of 2016

December 31, 2016 in Features

As a brand new year beckons, we look back at the singers, songs and songwriters that made 2016 their own… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Radiohead

Radiohead to headline Glastonbury 2017

October 21, 2016 in News

Speculation has been quashed, Thom Yorke and co. will headline Worthy farm next year, which will delight the band’s fans… Tags: , , , , , ,

Shama Rahman

Interview: Shama Rahman

October 18, 2016 in Features, Interviews

Songwriting meets a neuroscientist who also just happens to craft her own unique, transfixing blend of eastern and western music… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

El West

EXCLUSIVE! Olivine by El West

October 3, 2016 in News

Tonight’s exclusive is from a superb US alt-rock band who have been likened to some of the genre’s true greats… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Skepta

Skepta takes home the 25th Mercury Music Prize

September 15, 2016 in Competitions, News

The grime artist is declared the winner of this year’s award with his fourth album ‘Konnichiwa’, over odds-on favourite Bowie… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

AMFM

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Broom’ by AMFM

August 8, 2016 in News

Tonight’s exclusive is from an indie-rock band whose frontman has a musical background that’s markedly different to his current sound… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Mercury Prize 2016 albums artwork

Mercury Prize shortlist revealed

August 4, 2016 in Competitions, News

Nominations for 2016’s album of the year have been announced and include David Bowie, Radiohead, Michael Kiwanuka and The 1975… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Radiohead

Thom Yorke is fighting climate change

July 24, 2016 in News

Radiohead frontman is to feature on the ‘Pathway To Paris’ album, alongside Patti Smith, Flea and Warren Ellis among others… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Radiohead

Radiohead to release new album tomorrow

May 7, 2016 in News

Much loved UK quintet will release their ninth studio album at 7pm tomorrow, after releasing two new songs this week… Tags: , , ,

Jonathan Jackson

Interview: Jonathan Jackson

April 29, 2016 in Features, Interviews

Ahead of the release of his band’s new EP, we talk all things music with the actor and Enation frontman… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Radiohead

Radiohead announce global tour

March 15, 2016 in News

Fans of the legendary rock quintet will today rejoice, after the band announced their first global tour in four years… Tags: , ,

Radiohead

Is a new Radiohead album imminent?

January 7, 2016 in News

Rumours suggest a new album from Yorke and chums could be coming soon, after they set up a new company… Tags: ,

Radiohead

Radiohead were asked to write Bond theme

December 27, 2015 in News

Band reveal that Sam Smith’s ‘Writing’s On The Wall might not have been the song used as Spectre’s theme tune… Tags: , , , , ,

HOLY HOLY's Oscar Dawson

Interview: HOLY HOLY’s Oscar Dawson

November 19, 2015 in Features, Interviews

We get to know the Aussie guitarist and talk about the songwriting partnership behind this rock band’s exceptional debut album… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Elliot Moss 'Highspeeds' album cover

‘Highspeeds’ by Elliot Moss (Album)

September 23, 2015 in Music Reviews

Experimental yet familiar, this debut album is the first step in a career which promises to improve with every release… Tags: , , , ,

Patti Smith

Patti Smith and Thom Yorke battle climate change

July 13, 2015 in Events, News

Along with RHCP’s Flea, pair will play a 4 December concert in Paris to coincide with UN climate change summit… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Gengahr A Dream Outside

A Dream Outside by Gengahr (Album)

June 3, 2015 in Music Reviews

On debut album ‘A Dream Outside’, London quartet Gengahr set themselves up to be alt-rock’s next darlings. Or do they?… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

The Doppler Shift

Success Express returns with FAC drop-in session and showcase

March 27, 2015 in Events, News, Songwriting Live

On Thursday, London’s The Water Rats hosts another live show and artist session by the FAC, Success Express and Songwriting… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

FAC, Success Express and Songwriting live at The Water Rats (29 January ’15)

February 9, 2015 in Events, Features

Ed O’Brien, Mark Kelly and a host of new talent were on hand to help reopen this legendary London venue… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Radiohead

New Radiohead album ‘coming along nicely’

February 4, 2015 in News

Radiohead drummer Philip Selway has said that work on the band’s long awaited ninth studio album is ‘coming along nicely’… Tags: , , ,