News

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...

Watch Bruce Springsteen pay tribute to fallen servicemen

Watch Bruce Springsteen pay tribute to fallen servicemenBruce Springsteen has posted a video on his YouTube channel paying tribute to servicemen who died...

Judge calls Led Zeppelin lawsuit lawyer 'unprofessional, offensive'

Judge calls Led Zeppelin lawsuit lawyer 'unprofessional, offensive'A Pennsylvania federal judge has ordered sanctions against the attorney preparing to sue Led...

The Rolling Stones resume world tour - read setlist

The Rolling Stones resume world tour - read setlistThe Rolling Stones resumed their #14ONFIRE tour in Olso, Norway on Monday night. The band played to...

Rare Velvet Underground record up for auction again

Rare Velvet Underground record up for auction againA rare early Velvet Underground record made in 1966 and sold at auction in 2006 for $25,200 will be...

Nick Cave, Roger Waters write songs for new Marianne Faithfull album

Nick Cave, Roger Waters write songs for new Marianne Faithfull albumNick Cave and Roger Waters are amongst those who have penned music for Marianne Faithfull's new...

Tony Visconti and Woody Woodmansey to perform David Bowie's The Man Who Sold The World album live

Tony Visconti and Woody Woodmansey to perform David Bowie's The Man Who Sold The World album liveDavid Bowie's long-term producer Tony Visconti and Mick "Woody" Woodmansey - the only surviving...

"The most difficult project I've ever done": Graham Nash on CSNY's Live 1974 box set

"The most difficult project I've ever done": Graham Nash on CSNY's Live 1974 box setGraham Nash has spoken about Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young's long-awaited live 1974 box set.

Devo to tour rare and early recordings

Devo to tour rare and early recordingsDevo are preparing to go on their first tour without rhythm guitarist Bob Casale, where they will...

Pixies frontman Black Francis announces plans to co-present film and literature event

Pixies frontman Black Francis announces plans to co-present film and literature eventPixies frontman Black Francis has announced plans to co-present a film event at the British Library...

The Black Keys says they 'feel embarrassed' for Jack White over leaked emails

The Black Keys says they 'feel embarrassed' for Jack White over leaked emailsDan Auerbach and Patrick Carney of The Black Keys have said they "feel embarrassed" for Jack White...

Jimmy Page on Led Zeppelin reissues: “It’s just undeniable, the power of the band”

Jimmy Page on Led Zeppelin reissues: “It’s just undeniable, the power of the band”Jimmy Page discusses the extra tracks on Led Zeppelin’s upcoming reissues, in the new issue of...

Paul McCartney cancels another gig due to illness

Paul McCartney cancels another gig due to illnessPaul McCartney has cancelled a further tour date in South Korea on doctors' orders. Rolling Stone...

Rolling Stones "mastermind" dies aged 80

Rolling Stones "mastermind" dies aged 80Prince Rupert Loewenstein, the former business manager of The Rolling Stones, has died aged 80.

Watch Jimmy Page unveil unreleased Led Zeppelin tracks tonight!

Watch Jimmy Page unveil unreleased Led Zeppelin tracks tonight!Jimmy Page will introduce music from his brand-new remasters of Led Zeppelin albums I, II and III...

Newsletter


Editor's Letter

The 32nd Uncut Playlist Of 2014


Such has been the drooling media focus on Kate Bush this week, it might be tough to imagine British music journalists listening to anything else these past few days. I'm not, in fairness, exempt from the hysteria: here's...