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Wilko Johnson making 'excellent progress' after recent operation

Wilko Johnson making 'excellent progress' after recent operationWilko Johnson is reportedly making "excellent progress" after an operation on April 30 to have a...

King Crimson announce first live shows of 2014

King Crimson announce first live shows of 2014King Crimson have announced they will play a series of live shows later this year. According to...

The cover of Neil Young's latest memoir revealed

The cover of Neil Young's latest memoir revealedThe front cover artwork of Neil Young's latest memoir has appeared online. Young fansite Thrasher's...

Sinéad O'Connor announces new album

Sinéad O'Connor announces new albumSinéad O'Connor has announced details of a new studio album, I’m Not Bossy, I’m The Boss. The...

Jimmy Page to re-release photographic autobiography

Jimmy Page to re-release photographic autobiographyJimmy Page is to re-release his photographic autobiography later this year. The book, called Jimmy...

Jack White writes apology to Black Keys, Meg White and "anyone I've offended"

Jack White writes apology to Black Keys, Meg White and "anyone I've offended"Jack White has issued an apology for comments he made about The Black Keys in a recent interview as...

David Crosby on "intense" Neil Young rarity

David Crosby on "intense" Neil Young rarityDavid Crosby has been speaking about the forthcoming CSNY 1974 box set. In an interview with Radio....

Send us your questions for Loudon Wainwright III

Send us your questions for Loudon Wainwright IIIAs he prepares to release his new album Haven’t Got the Blues (Yet), Loudon Wainwright III is set...

Read Jack White setlist from Cain's Ballroom, Oklahoma

Read Jack White setlist from Cain's Ballroom, OklahomaJack White's 2014 tour began last night at Cain's Ballroom in Tulsa, Oklahoma. White releases his...

Listen to previously unreleased Led Zeppelin track

Listen to previously unreleased Led Zeppelin trackThe forthcoming deluxe edition of Led Zeppelin II includes a never-before-released instrumental...

Jack White: “You shouldn’t believe events in songs are all real for the songwriter or the singer”

Jack White: “You shouldn’t believe events in songs are all real for the songwriter or the singer”Jack White discusses the making of his second solo album, Lazaretto, in the new issue of Uncut,...

Watch Bruce Springsteen join The Rolling Stones on stage

Watch Bruce Springsteen join The Rolling Stones on stageBruce Springsteen joined The Rolling Stones onstage in Lisbon last night (May 29) for a rendition...

Jimmy Page responds to "Stairway To Heaven" plagiarism claim

Jimmy Page responds to "Stairway To Heaven" plagiarism claimJimmy Page has responded to recent plagiarism claims. Lawyers representing the group Spirit claim...

Chrissie Hynde: Neil Young is a "Pot-smoking, loveable hippie"

Chrissie Hynde: Neil Young is a "Pot-smoking, loveable hippie"Chrissie Hynde has spoken about working with Neil Young on her new solo album, Stockholm.

Watch Metallica perform "The Frayed Ends Of Sanity" live for first time ever

Watch Metallica perform "The Frayed Ends Of Sanity" live for first time everMetallica performed their 1988 track "The Frayed Ends Of Sanity" live for the first time ever last...

Watch Black Keys perform at exclusive Nashville show

Watch Black Keys perform at exclusive Nashville showThe Black Keys performed an intimate show at Nashville's 500-capacity Mercy Lounge last night. It...

Watch Arcade Fire perform on Later... With Jools Holland

Watch Arcade Fire perform on Later... With Jools HollandArcade Fire appeared on Later... with Jools Holland last night (May 27). The band were introduced...

Mick Jagger predicts Metallica are 'going to be great' at Glastonbury

Mick Jagger predicts Metallica are 'going to be great' at GlastonburyMick Jagger has said that he thinks Metallica are going to be "great" when they headline this year'...

Ray Davies: "America has finally accepted The Kinks"

Ray Davies: "America has finally accepted The Kinks"Ray Davies made an appearance at the Hay Festival on Tuesday, May 26. During the interview, Davies...

Queen: New album of Freddie Mercury songs to be released

Queen: New album of Freddie Mercury songs to be releasedBrian May has confirmed that Queen will release an album before the end of 2014 which will feature...

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White Fence, OOIOO, Ty Segall, other stuff...


One of the many privileges and occasional disorientations of working for a monthly music mag is that we hear some music so far ahead of release that it can be easy to forget when the albums actually come out. So while the world of Ty Segall-related projects might have moved on...