This Week In Music – BRITS: Kanye West, Madonna + Libertines, Rihanna, Maccabees… Listen
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This Week In Music – BRITS: Kanye West, Madonna + Libertines, Rihanna, Maccabees… Listen

Taking over the majority of this week’s music news is this year’s BRIT Awards. Held at London’s O2 Arena on Wednesday evening (25 February), the ceremony brought few surprises with Sam Smith and Ed Sheeran dominating the awards side of the evening, which also brought a number of live performances, most notable of which was … Continue reading

The Week In Music – Blink-182, Tom Petty, Disclosure, The Libertines… Listen
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The Week In Music – Blink-182, Tom Petty, Disclosure, The Libertines… Listen

Guitarist Tom DeLonge has left Blink-182, although ‘why?‘ very much depends on who you’re asking. Reasons are a little blurred, band mates Travis Barker and Matt Hoppus have, referred to DeLonge as “disrespectful and ungrateful”, whereas DeLonge, himself, took to his Facebook page to write a letter to his fans, declaring that he: “Never planned … Continue reading

The Week In Music – Pete Doherty, A$AP Yams, Alex Turner, Cribs… Listen
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The Week In Music – Pete Doherty, A$AP Yams, Alex Turner, Cribs… Listen

Following news of a third Libertines’ album finally on the way, Pete Doherty has unveiled his latest solo single, premiered on radio last night (22 January). Teaming up with Babyshambles guitarist Drew McConnell for Flags Of The Old Regime, an emotionally striking number that’s dedicated to Amy Winehouse, with all proceeds going towards the Amy … Continue reading

The Week In Music – Bob Dylan, The Libertines, Sam Smith, The Horrors… Listen now
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The Week In Music – Bob Dylan, The Libertines, Sam Smith, The Horrors… Listen now

The days are drawing in, the shops are filling up and the nation’s musicians are beginning to premiere their own takes on a handful of past Christmas classics to the masses. So far this week, two of these covers have caught our ears, and are featured within this week’s playlist. The first of which comes … Continue reading