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The Hold Steady Bring Their Bar Room Party To Reading

The Hold Steady Bring Their Bar Room Party To ReadingSpringsteen-esque songs wow devoted crowd despite clashing set time with Smashing Pumpkins and...

Smashing Pumpkins Wow Reading With A Progtastic Set

Smashing Pumpkins Wow Reading With A Progtastic SetBilly Corgan closes this year's festival with an amazing light show

Devendra Banhart Brings His Rock Set To Reading

Devendra Banhart Brings His Rock Set To ReadingTwo lucky audience members also get brought onstage to play

Devendra Banhart Kicks Off Reading Festival Final Day

Devendra Banhart Kicks Off Reading Festival Final DayPsych-folk figurehead previews new album on sunkissed Thames cruise

RHCP close Reading Saturday Night With Aplomb

RHCP close Reading Saturday Night With AplombCalifornia funk brings a night of epic rock to a close

Arcade Fire Stomp Through To Triumph At Reading

Arcade Fire Stomp Through To Triumph At ReadingWin and Regine Butler steal festival's Saturday night

Dinosaur Jr Show Us How Its Done

Dinosaur Jr Show Us How Its DoneThe original guitar slackers ramp up Reading

Reading Festival Second Day Heats Up

Reading Festival Second Day Heats UpSun is out in force for Eagles of Death Metal and The Shins, ahead of headline sets by RHCP and...

Reading Opening Day Draws To A Close With Razorlight

Reading Opening Day Draws To A Close With RazorlightKings Of Leon and The Gossip triumph

Jimmy Eat World Preview New Songs At Carling Weekend

Jimmy Eat World Preview New Songs At Carling WeekendThe rockers to play two sets at each site, they talk us through new album exclusively here

Band Of Horses Complete Second Album

Band Of Horses Complete Second AlbumThe Seattle indie act

Carling Weekend Reading and Leeds Kicks Off

Carling Weekend Reading and Leeds Kicks OffRazorlight, Interpol and Smashing Pumpkins headline rock festival opening day

R.E.M. Release First Live Album

R.E.M. Release First Live AlbumPreviously unreleased track features on CD/DVD set

Richard Hawley Support Act Revealed To Be Kate Walsh

Richard Hawley Support Act Revealed To Be Kate WalshThe iTunes chart topper also confirms own solo shows

Robert Wyatt To Appear In London

Robert Wyatt To Appear In LondonThe original 60s artrocker will host a Q&A in October

Scorsese's Rolling Stones Doc Trailer Goes Online

Scorsese's Rolling Stones Doc Trailer Goes OnlineThe first clip of 'Shine A Light' surfaces

CUT of the Day: Brian May Rocks With The Best Of Queen

CUT of the Day: Brian May Rocks With The Best Of QueenWe celebrate the guitar maestro finally completing his astronomy thesis today

Dylan Biopic Trailer Goes Online

Dylan Biopic Trailer Goes OnlineSee a teaser for Todd Haynes eagerly anticipated film here

Win Guest Tickets to the Carling Weekend: Reading Festival

Win Guest Tickets to the Carling Weekend: Reading FestivalGet your hands on a new Nokia 5300 XpressMusic too!

PJ Harvey Confirms First Single From White Chalk

PJ Harvey Confirms First Single From White ChalkThe songstress also annouces one-off gig in Bristol

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The 28th Uncut Playlist Of 2014


There's a song on this new Purling Hiss album, playing again now, that sounds more or less like "Debaser" played by Dinosaur Jr. Along with the intensely spirited debut by Mary Timony's Ex-Hex and a comp of the pre-...