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Tony Iommi claims Hyde Park gig could be Black Sabbath's last ever

Tony Iommi claims Hyde Park gig could be Black Sabbath's last everBlack Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi has said that the band's Hyde Park gig this July could be their...

The Cure: The Ultimate Music Guide

The Cure: The Ultimate Music GuideThe latest instalment Uncut's Ultimate Music Guide series is available now - and the subject of...

Mercury Rev to play Deserter's Songs in full

Mercury Rev to play Deserter's Songs in fullMercury Rev will perform Deserter's Songs in full during their headline set at this year's Green...

Morrissey posts first Twitter message

Morrissey posts first Twitter messageMorrissey has posted his first ever tweet. Though the singer joined Twitter in June 2009, he only...

The Jesus And Mary Chain to perform Psychocandy in its entirety live

The Jesus And Mary Chain to perform Psychocandy in its entirety liveThe Jesus And Mary Chain are set to perform their 1985 debut album Psychocandy at three UK shows...

Bob Dylan releases new song; plans new album

Bob Dylan releases new song; plans new albumBob Dylan has posted a new song on his website. The track, called "Full Moon And Empty Arms", is a...

Robert Plant on his new album: "It's a celebratory record"

Robert Plant on his new album: "It's a celebratory record"Robert Plant has been talking about his new solo album, which is due later this year.

Win tickets to see Pearl Jam in concert

Win tickets to see Pearl Jam in concertPearl Jam's upcoming European tour reaches the UK in July. We have a pair of tickets to give away...

Morrissey releases new single, "World Peace Is None of Your Business"

Morrissey releases new single, "World Peace Is None of Your Business"Morrissey has released the title track for his forthcoming album, World Peace Is None of Your...

Bruce Springsteen to receive his own online museum

Bruce Springsteen to receive his own online museumAn online museum of Bruce Springsteen memorabilia is set to launch in June to coincide with the...

Watch Neil Young and Jack White on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon

Watch Neil Young and Jack White on The Tonight Show With Jimmy FallonNeil Young and Jack White recorded a song straight to vinyl on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon...

Neil Young and Jack White to perform together on The Tonight Show tonight

Neil Young and Jack White to perform together on The Tonight Show tonightNeil Young and Jack White will perform together on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon tonight. The...

Peter Gabriel cancels Kiev show due to violence in Ukraine capital

Peter Gabriel cancels Kiev show due to violence in Ukraine capitalPeter Gabriel cancelled Saturday night's (May 10) planned concert in Kiev due to security concerns...

Jimmy Page on writing new songs: "I've got lots of material"

Jimmy Page on writing new songs: "I've got lots of material"Jimmy Page says now he has finished working on the forthcoming Led Zeppelin remastered albums, he...

The Smiths’ 1986 tour rider (apparently) revealed

The Smiths’ 1986 tour rider (apparently) revealedA rider purporting to be from The Smiths’ 1986 US tour has begun circulating on Twitter.

Robert Plant: 'Led Zeppelin reunion without me was a great idea'

Robert Plant: 'Led Zeppelin reunion without me was a great idea'Jimmy Page has confirmed that Led Zeppelin were working on new material without Robert Plant after...

Chuck Berry awarded music's 'Nobel' prize

Chuck Berry awarded music's 'Nobel' prizeChuck Berry is to be awarded the 2014 Polar Music Prize, said to be the musical equivalent of a...

Led Zeppelin hint at release of more unheard music

Led Zeppelin hint at release of more unheard musicLed Zeppelin have hinted they may release more compilations of unheard material, following...

Bob Dylan: "50-plus years of rich awesome analog material" goes digital

Bob Dylan: "50-plus years of rich awesome analog material" goes digitalBob Dylan's archive has recently been digitised, according to reports. A story on C-Ville, a news...

Hear new Monty Python track

Hear new Monty Python trackMonty Python have revealed a previously unheard track titled "Lousy Song" – click below to listen...

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Introducing… Elvis Costello: The Ultimate Music Guide


In June 1977, Allan Jones of the Melody Maker took a familiar route to the offices of Stiff Records in West London. His appointment, that day, was with a notably irascible young singer-songwriter from Hounslow. In the course of a frequently startling interview, the man who had chosen to call...