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Iron Maiden's Bruce Dickinson: "Punk was rubbish"

Iron Maiden's Bruce Dickinson: "Punk was rubbish"Iron Maiden's Bruce Dickinson has said that "Punk was rubbish". The singer made the comments to The...

Bob Dylan’s garage studio “was a real garage… there may even have been lawnmowers in there”

Bob Dylan’s garage studio “was a real garage… there may even have been lawnmowers in there”Bob Dylan’s resurgence in the late ’80s is examined in the new issue of Uncut, dated August 2014,...

Michael Eavis reveals why Prince isn't headlining Glastonbury 2014...

Michael Eavis reveals why Prince isn't headlining Glastonbury 2014...Michael Eavis has said that Prince became "really upset" with Glastonbury organisers over what he...

Morrissey "still ill in hospital" claims Cliff Richard

Morrissey "still ill in hospital" claims Cliff RichardCliff Richard reportedly told his audience that Morrissey is ill and in hospital during a free...

This month in Uncut

This month in UncutEric Clapton, The Jesus And Mary Chain, Bob Dylan and Shane MacGowan all feature in the new issue...

Robert Plant reveals new album details + tour dates

Robert Plant reveals new album details + tour datesRobert Plant has confirmed details of his new album, lullaby and... The Ceaseless Roar. The album...

Prince reportedly has two albums ready for release...

Prince reportedly has two albums ready for release...Prince reportedly has two albums ready for release.

Eric Clapton: “A Cream reunion? I don’t want blood on my hands!”

Eric Clapton: “A Cream reunion? I don’t want blood on my hands!”Eric Clapton reflects on his past and reveals his future plans in the new issue of Uncut, dated...

My Bloody Valentine's Kevin Shields reveals he's working on a new EP

My Bloody Valentine's Kevin Shields reveals he's working on a new EPMy Bloody Valentine's Kevin Shields has revealed that the band plan to record a new EP this autumn.

Vashti Bunyan to release new album in October

Vashti Bunyan to release new album in OctoberVashti Bunyan is set to release a new album in October. 'Heartleap' will come out on October 6 via...

The Beatles' publisher claims NBC do not have rights to the band's music for planned TV series

The Beatles' publisher claims NBC do not have rights to the band's music for planned TV seriesA TV drama series based around the career of The Beatles has not secured rights to any of the...

'Gimme Shelter' vocalist Merry Clayton injured in serious car crash

'Gimme Shelter' vocalist Merry Clayton injured in serious car crashSinger Merry Clayton has been injured in a serious car crash.

Pearl Jam cover "Let It Go" from Disney's Frozen: watch!

Pearl Jam cover "Let It Go" from Disney's Frozen: watch!Pearl Jam covered 'Let It Go' from Disney's 2013 animated movie Frozen during a gig at Milan's...

Brian Johnson says it's likely AC/DC will tour this year

Brian Johnson says it's likely AC/DC will tour this yearBrian Johnson has said it’s likely that AC/DC will tour this year.

Iggy Pop 'tortured' into liking Justin Bieber in new Amnesty International campaign

Iggy Pop 'tortured' into liking Justin Bieber in new Amnesty International campaignA new anti-torture campaign from human rights charity Amnesty International shows a bloodied Iggy...

Songwriter Gerry Goffin dies aged 75

Songwriter Gerry Goffin dies aged 75Legendary songwriter Gerry Goffin, who co-wrote a string of chart-topping hits including "The...

Dolly Parton: “I never think of myself as a star… I think of myself as a working girl, always have”

Dolly Parton: “I never think of myself as a star… I think of myself as a working girl, always have”Dolly Parton opens up to Uncut in the new issue, dated July 2014 and out now.

Jazz pianist Horace Silver dies

Jazz pianist Horace Silver diesJazz pianist Horace Silver has died, aged 85.

Following fan-funded purchase of Caustic Window, more unreleased Aphex Twin vinyl surfaces on eBay

Following fan-funded purchase of Caustic Window, more unreleased Aphex Twin vinyl surfaces on eBayMore rare Aphex Twin vinyl has surfaced on eBay, just a week after fans who had signed up for a...

Major Björk exhibition to open in New York next year

Major Björk exhibition to open in New York next yearThe Museum of Modern Art in New York will host a full career retrospective for Björk in 2015.

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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...