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Sinéad O'Connor says Band Aid 30 critics should "shut the fuck up"

Sinéad O'Connor says Band Aid 30 critics should "shut the fuck up"The Irish singer was one of the artists featured on the charity single...

Pink Floyd's The Endless River is fastest selling vinyl album of the century

Pink Floyd's The Endless River is fastest selling vinyl album of the centuryPink Floyd's The Endless River, sold 6,000 copies in its first week of sales, the highest first-...

Angus Young: “Everything AC/DC have ever done has been do or die”

Angus Young: “Everything AC/DC have ever done has been do or die”Angus Young has spoken about the retirement of his brother Malcolm Young from the group they co-...

Kurt Cobain documentary executive produced by Frances Bean set for 2015

Kurt Cobain documentary executive produced by Frances Bean set for 2015Montage Of Heck will premiere on HBO in the US next year...

The War On Drugs' Lost In The Dream named Uncut's Album Of The Year 2014

The War On Drugs' Lost In The Dream named Uncut's Album Of The Year 2014Adam Granduciel and co hit the Uncut No 1 spot...

Graham Nash: "Will there be any more CSNY? Right now, it looks pretty bleak"

Graham Nash: "Will there be any more CSNY? Right now, it looks pretty bleak"Graham Nash has described the future of Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young as “pretty bleak” in the...

We want your questions for Ennio Morricone

We want your questions for Ennio MorriconeThe great composer is set to answer your questions...

Patti Smith to play Horses in its entirety at UK festival

Patti Smith to play Horses in its entirety at UK festivalField Day takes place next June...

Bob Dylan plays a gig for one person

Bob Dylan plays a gig for one personThe special show took place as part of a Swedish film series called Experiment Alone...

Jimmy Page: “My greatest non-Zeppelin achievement? Doing the Olympics with Leona Lewis”

Jimmy Page: “My greatest non-Zeppelin achievement? Doing the Olympics with Leona Lewis”Jimmy Page discusses Led Zeppelin, his musical future and new photo autobiography in the new issue...

Watch exclusive footage of R.E.M. performing “So. Central Rain” in 1983

Watch exclusive footage of R.E.M. performing “So. Central Rain” in 1983The clip is from the band's forthcoming DVD compilation...

Joni Mitchell on Bob Dylan: "I am much more original musically"

Joni Mitchell on Bob Dylan: "I am much more original musically"Singer also claims music is "pretty much" over for her...

Watch Peter Gabriel perform new song "What Lies Ahead" in concert

Watch Peter Gabriel perform new song "What Lies Ahead" in concertTurin audiences are treated to new piano ballad...

Jack White pays tribute to keyboardist Isaiah 'Ikey' Owens at London gig

Jack White pays tribute to keyboardist Isaiah 'Ikey' Owens at London gigOwens passed away last week aged 39...

Monty Python's "Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life" tops UK poll of most popular funeral songs

Monty Python's "Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life" tops UK poll of most popular funeral songs'Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life' finishes above songs by Robbie Williams and Frank Sinatra...

This month in Uncut

This month in UncutNeil Young, Jimmy Page, Kate Bush, AC/DC and our ultimate review of 2014 all feature in the new...

Arcade Fire's Will Butler to release debut solo album in March

Arcade Fire's Will Butler to release debut solo album in MarchPolicy follows the Academy Award nominated Her score...

Big Star’s ‘September Gurls’ “inspired by Slade”

Big Star’s ‘September Gurls’ “inspired by Slade”Big Star drummer Jody Stephens, producer John Fry and engineer Richard Rosebrough recall the...

Interpol trapped on tourbus for over 40 hours in snowstorm

Interpol trapped on tourbus for over 40 hours in snowstormInterpol are trapped on their tourbus after being snowed in on the journey to a gig in Toronto.

Soul singer Jimmy Ruffin dies

Soul singer Jimmy Ruffin diesThe soul singer Jimmy Ruffin has died.

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Inside The New Uncut… The Best Albums Of 2014!


At some point in October, I started receiving emails from record labels and publicists about their Tips For 2015. A new year loomed, distantly, and with it the annual music business imperative to embrace a tranche of new artists. Around the same time, the 2014 Mercury Prize hoopla culminated...