George Harrison, Paul Weller, Gossip, CSN and more!
Uncut’s Top 10 most popular stories, blogs and reviews in the last week (w/e June 19) have been the following. Click on the subjects below to check out uncut.co.uk big hits!
If you’re getting ready for Glastonbury, the weather’s looking good so far! Temperatures look set to rise as high as 24 degress C on Friday afternoon (June 26), despite a combination of sun and cloud. Keep an eye on the Metcheck forecast here.
1. ALBUM REVIEW: GEORGE HARRISON – LET IT ROLL: SONGS BY GEORGE HARRISON – Solid, surprising refresher course in the Dark Horse gets a five-star Uncut review – Read it here.
2. WIN! A SIGNED PAUL WELLER 10 X 8 PHOTO PRINT! -An exclusive print of the Modfather could be yours! Plus Uncut also has five copies of new DVD Just A Dream to give away
3. NEWS: PAUL MCCARTNEY TO WORK ON ANIMATION SOUNDTRACK – The Beatle’s collaboration with Frog Chorus’ Geoff Dunbar being made into a film…
4. NEWS: BLUR LAUNCH NEW ALBUM WITH FREE RECORD STORE GIG! – 170 lucky fans saw the reformed band play second comeback show, ahead of their Glastonbury headline slot this week (June 28).
5. BLOG: Albums Of 2009: Halftime Report – See what makes the cut as Wild Mercury Sound’s best albums in 2009, so far… Let us know what your favourites have been too.
6. ALBUM REVIEW: GOSSIP – MUSIC FOR MEN – Big on tunes. Big on ambition. Beth Ditto is coming for you says April Long.
7. NEWS: CROSBY STILLS AND NASH HONOURED WITH TOP AWARD – Tom Jones and Bon Jovi also inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame. CSN are the second ever band to be inducted together!
8. ALBUM REVIEW: NEIL YOUNG – ARCHIVES VOL 1
– Remaining in the top ten, after debuting at No 1 two weeks ago, the Uncut review of the long – long – long- awaited first volume of Neil Young’s Archives project. See what we think here and let us know what YOU think…
9. WIN! A COPY OF REGINA SPEKTOR’S NEW ALBUM! – Uncut has 20 copies of the Latitude artist’s album ‘FAR’ to giveaway – details how to win here.
10. ALBUM REVIEW: KASABIAN – WEST RYDER PAUPER LUNATIC ASYLUM – Their third album remains at No.1 in the UK Album Chart for the second week running (June 21), see what we thought of it here – Plus send us YOUR reviews, now that you’ve had a chance to hear it too.
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Come back on Friday (June 26) for another news and reviews digest. Have a great week!