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REM to release two 'Unplugged' concerts for Record Store Day

REM to release two 'Unplugged' concerts for Record Store DayREM will release two Unplugged concerts for Record Store Day 2014. The band will put out Unplugged...

Neil Young built "a barn roof" out of 200,000 copies of Comes A Time

Neil Young built "a barn roof" out of 200,000 copies of Comes A TimeNeil Young has admitted he once bought thousands of copies of his own album and used them as...

The Rolling Stones postpone remaining Australian tour dates

The Rolling Stones postpone remaining Australian tour datesThe Rolling Stones have announced the postponement of the rest of their 14 On Fire tour of...

Kiss' Gene Simmons says hip-hop artists have no place in the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

Kiss' Gene Simmons says hip-hop artists have no place in the Rock And Roll Hall Of FameGene Simmons of rockers Kiss has spoken out about his frustration with rap and hip-hop artists...

Raconteurs reunion with Jack White 'off the table', says Brendan Benson

Raconteurs reunion with Jack White 'off the table', says Brendan BensonBrendan Benson has said that any potential reunion of The Raconteurs is "off the table."

The Rolling Stones cancel tour date after death of L'Wren Scott

The Rolling Stones cancel tour date after death of L'Wren ScottThe Rolling Stones have cancelled the first date of their Australian tour after the death of Mick...

Neil Young announces Chicago solo shows

Neil Young announces Chicago solo showsNeil Young has added new dates to his ongoing solo acoustic tour. Young will perform at the Chicago...

The Rolling Stones confirm Rome and Germany shows

The Rolling Stones confirm Rome and Germany showsThe Rolling Stones have announced more European dates as part of their 14 On Fire tour. Last week,...

Bob Dylan attends training session with boxer Manny Pacquiao

Bob Dylan attends training session with boxer Manny PacquiaoBob Dylan watched boxer Manny Pacquiao training for his upcoming fight with WBO welterweight...

Patti Smith reveals new track, "Mercy Is"

Patti Smith reveals new track, "Mercy Is"Patti Smith has unveiled a collaborative track with Kronos Quartet and Clint Mansell, entitled '...

Morrissey to re-release Vauxhall And I

Morrissey to re-release Vauxhall And IMorrissey's 1994 album Vauxhall And I will be reissued later this year. Vauxhall And I was...

Stooges drummer Scott Asheton dies aged 64

Stooges drummer Scott Asheton dies aged 64Scott Asheton, the drummer with the Stooges, has died aged 64. According to a report on Rolling...

Suede to release "lost" single for Record Store Day

Suede to release "lost" single for Record Store DaySuede are to release their "lost" single, "Let Go", on 7" vinyl on Record Store Day 2014 (april 19...

Director quits Freddie Mercury biopic

Director quits Freddie Mercury biopicDirector Dexter Fletcher has reportedly quit the forthcoming Freddie Mercury biopic. Deadline says...

Jarvis Cocker unveils Pulp documentary

Jarvis Cocker unveils Pulp documentaryA new documentary charting Pulp's homecoming show in Sheffield in December 2012 has been unveiled...

Peter Gabriel: "Genesis is like going back to school, a fun place to visit but not a great place to live”

Peter Gabriel: "Genesis is like going back to school, a fun place to visit but not a great place to live”Peter Gabriel answers your questions in the new issue of Uncut, dated April 2014 and out now.

The Rolling Stones live set "vetoed" by Chinese authorities

The Rolling Stones live set "vetoed" by Chinese authoritiesThe Rolling Stones have returned to China for the first time since their debut there in 2006,...

Led Zeppelin to reissue first three albums with unreleased material

Led Zeppelin to reissue first three albums with unreleased materialLed Zeppelin are to kick off a major chronological reissue programme of their entire catalogue on...

Johnny Marr breaks hand; future shows "up in the air"

Johnny Marr breaks hand; future shows "up in the air"Johnny Marr has said that his future live shows are in jeopardy after he broke his band earlier...

Watch the video for unreleased Johnny Cash song, "She Used To Love Me A Lot"

Watch the video for unreleased Johnny Cash song, "She Used To Love Me A Lot"The video for a previously unreleased Johnny Cash track "She Used To Love Me A Lot" has been...

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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...