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New Kings of Leon Album On Its Way

New Kings of Leon Album On Its WayThe boys stick to the team behind Because Of The Times

Mercury Rev To Tour UK

Mercury Rev To Tour UKTen live dates added to summer appearances

The Beatles to become 'Guitar Heroes'?

The Beatles to become 'Guitar Heroes'?Beatles' classics may be made into video games

Little Feat duet with Dave Matthews and Emmylou Harris

Little Feat duet with Dave Matthews and Emmylou HarrisFeat release new collaborative album and European tour

Wiillie Nelson Covers Jazz Standards

Wiillie Nelson Covers Jazz StandardsNew DVD mixes jazz, blues and country classics

Elbow Announce UK Tour

Elbow Announce UK TourGuy Garvey & Co play twelve live dates across the UK

My Bloody Valentine Hint at New Album

My Bloody Valentine Hint at New AlbumPlus read Uncut's verdict on the Roundhouse shows

Charlatans, Irvine Welsh and Steve Coogan Pay Homage To Tony Wilson

Charlatans, Irvine Welsh and Steve Coogan Pay Homage To Tony WilsonCreative forces gather for 24 hour 'speech marathon' in Manchester

Oasis Promise Three New Albums

Oasis Promise Three New AlbumsNoel Gallagher and his band sign 3-record deal

Micah P Hinson beats back injury to tour UK again

Micah P Hinson beats back injury to tour UK againFirst UK show is at Club Uncut!

Hendrix Guitar Brought Back from the Dead

Hendrix Guitar Brought Back from the DeadFirst glimpse of guitar Hendrix set fire to in 40 years

New York Dolls and Courteeners added to Benicàssim 2008

New York Dolls and Courteeners added to Benicàssim 2008The New Pornographers cancel their slot in the latest changes to the line up

Nick Cave To Publish Book on Bad Seeds' Hit

Nick Cave To Publish Book on Bad Seeds' HitNew book looks at the story behind Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!!

David Gilmour Gives Floyd Strings On New DVD

David Gilmour Gives Floyd Strings On New DVDOrchestra plays Pink Floyd Classics on 'Live in Gdansk'

Charlatans, Klaxons and Carl Barat to record album

Charlatans, Klaxons and Carl Barat to record albumTim Burgess reveals supergroup and album plans

Mercury Rev's First Record For 3 Years

Mercury Rev's First Record For 3 YearsBand to release TWO new records on the same day!

Billy Idol Makes Live Comeback

Billy Idol Makes Live ComebackTwo UK shows for the 'Idolize Yourself' tour

White Denim And Micah P Hinson For Club Uncut!

White Denim And Micah P Hinson For Club Uncut!Two headliners for our fifth London live night

The Mighty Boosh Band Make Debut

The Mighty Boosh Band Make DebutNoel Fielding & Julian Barratt play two warm up gigs

Arthur Lee's Love to Tour UK

Arthur Lee's Love to Tour UKBaby Lemonade to perform Love classics

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Editor's Letter

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...