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Watch Arcade Fire cover Creedence Clearwater Revival live

Watch Arcade Fire cover Creedence Clearwater Revival liveArcade Fire covered Creedence Clearwater Revival's 1970 track "Hey Tonight" onstage at the...

Radiohead's Philip Selway unveils sci-fi video for first track from new solo album

Radiohead's Philip Selway unveils sci-fi video for first track from new solo albumRadiohead drummer Philip Selway has unveiled the video for the first track to be taken from his new...

Jarvis Cocker to judge Pulp karaoke contest

Jarvis Cocker to judge Pulp karaoke contestJarvis Cocker is set to judge a Pulp karaoke competition in New York next week. Cocker will be in...

Eric Clapton in battle for No 1 album

Eric Clapton in battle for No 1 albumEric Clapton is competing with Ed Sheeran in the race for this week's Number One on the Official UK...

Morrissey responds to lawsuit filed by former security guard

Morrissey responds to lawsuit filed by former security guardMorrissey has denied reports that he ordered a security guard to attack a man who runs a fansite...

Robert Plant: “I said to Jimmy Page, 'If you've got anything acoustic, let me know.' But he walked away…"

Robert Plant: “I said to Jimmy Page, 'If you've got anything acoustic, let me know.' But he walked away…"Robert Plant is on the cover of the new issue of Uncut, dated September 2014 and out now.

Damon Albarn: "New Blur album may just be one of those records that never comes out"

Damon Albarn: "New Blur album may just be one of those records that never comes out"Damon Albarn has said that Blur may never finish the album they began working on in 2013. Albarn...

Big Star’s first two albums to be remastered and reissued

Big Star’s first two albums to be remastered and reissuedBig Star's first two albums are to be remastered and reissued, according to a report on Rolling...

Watch Beck's new video for "Heart Is A Drum"

Watch Beck's new video for "Heart Is A Drum"Beck has unveiled a video for his track "Heart Is A Drum". The track features on the singer's 2013...

Mitch Winehouse to release new Amy Winehouse charity album

Mitch Winehouse to release new Amy Winehouse charity albumMitch Winehouse is to release a new album raising funds for the Amy Winehouse Foundation. Winehouse...

Led Zeppelin announce second wave of reissues

Led Zeppelin announce second wave of reissuesLed Zeppelin have announced details of Deluxe Editions of Led Zeppelin IV and Houses Of The Holy....

Kim Gordon, Yoko Ono, Cat Power sign up as 'teachers' at online girls’ school

Kim Gordon, Yoko Ono, Cat Power sign up as 'teachers' at online girls’ schoolYoko Ono, Kim Gordon and Cat Power have all signed up as virtual 'teachers' at an online girls’...

Billy Bragg's campaign to lift prison ban on steel-strung guitars a success

Billy Bragg's campaign to lift prison ban on steel-strung guitars a successA campaign led by Billy Bragg has successfully seen prisoners in British jails allowed to use steel...

Glen Matlock reveals he hasn't spoken to John Lydon in five years

Glen Matlock reveals he hasn't spoken to John Lydon in five yearsGlen Matlock has said that he has not spoken to John Lydon in five years and that the band are...

Paul McCartney announces latest archive releases

Paul McCartney announces latest archive releasesWings albums Venus And Mars and At The Speed Of Sound have been confirmed as the next releases in...

Blur to release Live At The Budokan album

Blur to release Live At The Budokan albumBlur will release a recording of their 1995 gig at The Budokan in Tokyo this August. The album,...

Ryan Adams previews new album at Newport Folk Festival

Ryan Adams previews new album at Newport Folk FestivalRyan Adams has previewed songs from his new album in his performance at Newport Folk Festival in...

Watch Beck, Jack White and Sean Lennon perform live together

Watch Beck, Jack White and Sean Lennon perform live togetherBeck was joined by Jack White last Saturday [July 26] night at the Providence Performing Arts...

Stevie Nicks to release new album this autumn

Stevie Nicks to release new album this autumnStevie Nicks has announced that she will release a double album this autumn. 24 Karat Gold: Songs...

Richard Lester on filming The Beatles’ A Hard Day’s Night: “The fans had got hold of hacksaws…”

Richard Lester on filming The Beatles’ A Hard Day’s Night: “The fans had got hold of hacksaws…”Director Richard Lester, actress Pattie Boyd, extra Phil Collins and choreographer Lionel Blair,...

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The 39th Uncut Playlist Of 2014


A lot to get through here, but I'm indebted once more to the resource that is www.nyctaper.com, who this week have posted two amazing live sets by Steve Gunn and Ryley Walker. Elsewhere, there's a new Waterboys track to check out,...