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Sex Pistols Warm Up For Tour With LA Club Gig

Sex Pistols Warm Up For Tour With LA Club GigPunk rockers to play a one-off gig for radio station

Cut Of The Day: PJ Harvey Amazes Us With 'The Mountain'

Cut Of The Day: PJ Harvey Amazes Us With 'The Mountain'Watch Polly's haunting performance of the stand out from 'White Chalk'

Robert Plant: 'There'll Only Be One Led Zep Show'

Robert Plant: 'There'll Only Be One Led Zep Show'Singer rubbishes rumours of a full tour after O2 show

Leonard Cohen And Beastie Boys Up For US Hall Of Fame

Leonard Cohen And Beastie Boys Up For US Hall Of FameMadonna, Chic and Afrika Bambaataa also nominated

Stephen Malkmus To Release New Album In March

Stephen Malkmus To Release New Album In MarchThe ex-Pavement frontman follows up 'Face The Truth'

Patti Smith Returns For UK Tour

Patti Smith Returns For UK TourPunk's high priestess announces a short jaunt this autumn

Amy Winehouse To Release Her First DVD

Amy Winehouse To Release Her First DVDThe singing sensation's set features live footage and a documentary

Bright Eyes Line Up One-Off Orchestral Show

Bright Eyes Line Up One-Off Orchestral ShowOberst and co. will treat LA to the collaboration

Cut Of The Day: Bob Dylan and George Harrison’s Intimate Collaboration

Cut Of The Day: Bob Dylan and George Harrison’s Intimate CollaborationWatch the stars of Scorsese’s documentaries team up in 1971

Paul McCartney And Ringo Starr Return To Liverpool For One-Off Concerts

Paul McCartney And Ringo Starr Return To Liverpool For One-Off ConcertsThe ex-Beatles set to play in the European Capital of Culture 2008

Phil Spector Murder Case Results In Mistrial

Phil Spector Murder Case Results In MistrialJurors split 10-2, but retrial could happen within a matter of months

The Cure Announce Wembley Arena Show

The Cure Announce Wembley Arena ShowRobert Smith and his merry men return to the capital in 2008

Uncut's Worst Gigs!

Uncut's Worst Gigs!Check out our review of Guns N Roses' performance in New York, 1991

George Harrison To Be Star Of New Scorsese Documentary

George Harrison To Be Star Of New Scorsese DocumentaryAfter Dylan and the Stones the director is set to focus on the late Beatle

'Control' Premieres In New York Watched By Music Glitterati

'Control' Premieres In New York Watched By Music GlitteratiCorbijn also speaks about his Ian Curtis biopic

Josh Ritter Announces UK Tour

Josh Ritter Announces UK TourThe folk superstar-in-waiting set to visit these shores

Sex Pistols Add More Dates In London And Manchester

Sex Pistols Add More Dates In London And ManchesterThe punks sell out – all their London dates, that is

Jarvis Cocker Teams Up With The Beastie Boys

Jarvis Cocker Teams Up With The Beastie BoysThe ex-Pulp man is just one contributor to the New Yorkers’ latest

Oasis To Release Brand New Single Online

Oasis To Release Brand New Single OnlineThe Gallaghers gear up for the DVD of their road movie

Radiohead To Release New Album In March?

Radiohead To Release New Album In March?Fan debate rages over hieroglyphs on the band's website

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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...