Tony Visconti. Photo: Howard Pitkow

Interview: Tony Visconti (Part Two)

September 22, 2017 in Features, Interviews

In the second half of this special extended interview feature, the respected US producer and songwriter reveals more fascinating insights… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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British music still dominating on world stage

September 9, 2017 in News

British music sales overseas at a new high, proving that music fans are still looking towards our shores for talent… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Tony Visconti. Photo: Howard Pitkow

Interview: Tony Visconti (Part One)

September 7, 2017 in Features, Interviews

In this first half of a bumper feature, the legendary American producer reveals some fascinating insights into Bowie and Bolan… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

David Bowie

2017 BRIT Awards celebrates late stars

February 22, 2017 in Events, News

Bowie is posthumously awarded two gongs and George Michael is saluted, while Beyoncé, Little Mix and Rag’n’Bone Man also won… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Paul Epworth Producer Of The Year MPG Awards 2017

Music Producers Guild Awards winners declared

February 17, 2017 in Events, News

It’s a fourth major win for producer and songwriter Paul Epworth, while David Bowie’s producer Tony Visconti wins two categories… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Adele

Adele says ‘Hello’ to five more Grammys

February 13, 2017 in News

The 59th iteration of ‘Music’s Biggest Night’ is the Londoner’s crowning moment again providing another five awards for the collection… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

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: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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Songs In The Key Of… Berlin

November 27, 2016 in Features, Interviews

Soulful songwriting Berliner Cleo T takes us on a musical journey in selecting 10 tracks inspired by the German capital… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Vaults

Vaults behind this year’s John Lewis Christmas advert

November 12, 2016 in News

It’s only November, but the John Lewis ad campaign has arrived to decorate our spirits, with the help of Vaults… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Iggy Pop

Iggy Pop’s back in the recording studio

November 1, 2016 in News

Iconic hellraiser has recorded five new tracks, having hinted in June that his most recent album might be his last… Tags: , , , , ,

Ian Hunter

Interview: Ian Hunter (Part Two)

October 15, 2016 in Features, Interviews

More on the highs and lows of his post-Mott career, and his relationship with three Micks: Ronson, Ralphs and Jones… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Ian Hunter

Interview: Ian Hunter (Part One)

October 6, 2016 in Features, Interviews

In this first half of a bumper Q&A feature, the Mott The Hoople frontman and glam rock legend reveals all… 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: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Morrissey

New Morrissey album is written and awaiting distributor

August 16, 2016 in News

The former frontman of The Smiths has written the follow-up his 2014 album ‘World Peace Is None Of Your Business’… Tags: , , , , ,

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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: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Kyle Craft

‘Dolls Of Highland’ by Kyle Craft (Album)

April 13, 2016 in Music Reviews

Another timeless release from Sub Pop, as Portland songwriter Kyle Craft brings uplifting melodies to this weirdly exciting break-up record… Tags: , , , , , ,

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BRIT Awards 2016 takes place

February 25, 2016 in Competitions, Events, News

David Bowie honoured, with Coldplay, Björk and James Bay among the winners, but Adele dominates by taking home four awards… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

David Bowie

David Bowie dies, aged 69

January 11, 2016 in News

News of his death shocks the music world as his struggle with cancer had previously not been made public knowledge… Tags: , ,

Interview: Paul Smith

August 10, 2015 in Features, Interviews

Ahead of the release of his latest album, Maximo Park’s singer talks about his new songs and career to date… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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Heyoon by Landshapes (Album)

May 5, 2015 in Music Reviews

With their second album ‘Heyoon’, London quartet Landshapes have pushed their love of experimentation and genre fusing to the limit… Tags: , , , ,