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Procol Harum Singer Wins Back Royalties For A Whiter Shade of Pale

Procol Harum Singer Wins Back Royalties For A Whiter Shade of PaleYet another twist in legal saga of 60s classic

Jesse Malin Announces UK Tour Dates

Jesse Malin Announces UK Tour DatesNew covers album includes Tom Waits, Neil Young and The Clash

Grinderman Added To Latitude Festival Line-Up

Grinderman Added To Latitude Festival Line-UpMars Volta and the Tindersticks are first announced acts on Uncut's stage

Elvis Costello Gets His Own TV Show

Elvis Costello Gets His Own TV ShowIvor Novello winner will join forces with Elton John

Tarantino Double Bill To Tour The UK

Tarantino Double Bill To Tour The UKTogether at last! Grindhouse duo gets first screenings

Major New Exhibition of Unseen Bob Dylan Portraits

Major New Exhibition of Unseen Bob Dylan PortraitsIconic Feinstein photographs from Dylan’s first European tour hit the UK

Franz Ferdinand and Kasabian To Headline Hydro Connect Festival

Franz Ferdinand and Kasabian To Headline Hydro Connect FestivalManic Street Preachers also on bill for Scottish music event

Metallica Headlined Reading and Leeds Festival Sells Out!

Metallica Headlined Reading and Leeds Festival Sells Out!Tickets for the 3 day 2 site rock bash go in record time

Mariah Carey Beats Elvis Chart Record

Mariah Carey Beats Elvis Chart RecordThe singer has just scored her 18th chart topping single

Soulwax Remix Rolling Stones Classic

Soulwax Remix Rolling Stones ClassicDance version may offend people ‘of a certain age’

MAPS To Headline 11th Annual Truck Festival

MAPS To Headline 11th Annual Truck FestivalThese New Puritans and Noah and the Whale confirmed too

Madness Announce Christmas Show

Madness Announce Christmas ShowThe nutty boys confirm their annual festive shindig

Klaus Dinger 1946-2008

Klaus Dinger 1946-2008Neu!'s drummer dies aged 61

Beatlemania Returns To Liverpool

Beatlemania Returns To LiverpoolUK premiere of award-winning Beatles exhibition

Grinderman and Hot Chip Set To Play Roskilde Festival

Grinderman and Hot Chip Set To Play Roskilde FestivalNew acts confirmed for Danish festival headlined by Radiohead and Neil Young

B52s Announce UK Tour Dates

B52s Announce UK Tour DatesAtlanta new-wavers celebrate first album in 16 years

First Support Act Confirmed For Neil Young's Day On Hop Farm

First Support Act Confirmed For Neil Young's Day On Hop FarmPrimal Scream will play at the singer's all-day festival in Kent

The Rolling Stones To Attend UK Film Premiere

The Rolling Stones To Attend UK Film PremiereThe band to launch Shine A Light in London tonight (April 2)

Radiohead Best Of Tracklisting Revealed

Radiohead Best Of Tracklisting RevealedParlophone release two-disc collection in June

Weezer Album Nearly Complete

Weezer Album Nearly CompleteRivers Cuomo says first new track will be on the radio soon

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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...