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Silver Jews Announce Full UK Tour!

Silver Jews Announce Full UK Tour!David Berman also completes sixth album for June release

Nirvana Tutorial Now Free To Download

Nirvana Tutorial Now Free To DownloadLearn how to play 'Smells Like Teen Spirit'

Glastonbury Festival Registration Last Day!

Glastonbury Festival Registration Last Day!Final chance to send your details to get tickets for this year's bash

Neil Young's Stage Paintings Up For Sale!

Neil Young's Stage Paintings Up For Sale!Own a souvenir of Neil's shows AND raise money for the Bridge School

Richmond Fontaine's Vlautin Breaks Arm In Fall

Richmond Fontaine's Vlautin Breaks Arm In FallThe singer is recovering from horse riding accident, UK dates to still go ahead

Amy Winehouse To Sing At T In The Park

Amy Winehouse To Sing At T In The ParkThe singer returns to Balado, a year after she cancelled her appearance

American Music Club Added To End Of The Road Bash

American Music Club Added To End Of The Road BashMark Eitzel joins Mercury Rev and Dirty Three in Dorset

Steve Winwood To Answer Your Questions!

Steve Winwood To Answer Your Questions!Anything you want to ask legendary Traffic guitarist?

Mary J Blige To Play First UK Shows In Five Years

Mary J Blige To Play First UK Shows In Five YearsThe queen of R&B to play a handful of arenas this June

Neil Young Loosens Up At Second Manchester Show

Neil Young Loosens Up At Second Manchester ShowDylan jokes, a genie, and Tonight's The Night!

Fight Over Bruce Springsteen Leads To Fatal Stabbing

Fight Over Bruce Springsteen Leads To Fatal StabbingAn Australian woman gets eight years in prison

Led Zeppelin Rare Guitar Is Up For Auction Tonight

Led Zeppelin Rare Guitar Is Up For Auction TonightJimmy Page has even signed the guitar in aid of Childline

Will Oldham and Kings of Leon For Roskilde Festival

Will Oldham and Kings of Leon For Roskilde FestivalNew additions to Danish bash headlined by Neil Young and Radiohead

Portishead Reveal 'Third' Album Details

Portishead Reveal 'Third' Album DetailsThe band go formatting crazy -- everything from etched LPs to USBs...

Elbow's Seldom Seen Kid Reviewed!

Elbow's Seldom Seen Kid Reviewed!Plus Stephen Malkmus and Gutter Twins in our new albums round-up

Iron Maiden To Release 80s Best Of Collection

Iron Maiden To Release 80s Best Of CollectionBands first decade to made free to download...

Bryan Adams Announces UK Arena Tour

Bryan Adams Announces UK Arena TourCanadian rocker-turned-photographer coming over to support '11'

Radiohead Reveal Details Of New Single

Radiohead Reveal Details Of New SinglePlus -- still chance to be one of 150 to attend London free gig

Neil Young's Incredible Tour Hits Manchester

Neil Young's Incredible Tour Hits ManchesterAnd now he's added Stringman to the setlist! Read the review here!

Leonard Cohen Announces First World Tour In 15 Years

Leonard Cohen Announces First World Tour In 15 YearsFollowing induction into Music Hall of Fame

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Editor's Letter

Some more thoughts on Kate Bush and Alice Gerrard


On Sunday, Kate Bush inadvertently staged a one-woman assault on the British charts. This week, 11 records in the Official UK Albums Chart are by Bush – not bad, really, for a woman who has only really released nine new studio albums in the past 36 years.

Apart...