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Hear unreleased Bob Dylan track, "Dress It Up, Better Have It All"

Hear unreleased Bob Dylan track, "Dress It Up, Better Have It All"The Basement Tapes Complete will be released on November 4...

Tom Waits writes poem for Captain Beefheart

Tom Waits writes poem for Captain BeefheartWork features in sleevenotes for new Beefheart box...

The Guess Who’s Randy Bachman: “Radio didn’t realise ‘American Woman’ was anti-war until it was too late – it was No 1”

The Guess Who’s Randy Bachman: “Radio didn’t realise ‘American Woman’ was anti-war until it was too late – it was No 1”The Guess Who take us through the making of their classic song, “American Woman”, in the new issue...

Hear exclusive stream of Bruce Langhorne's The Hired Hand soundtrack

Hear exclusive stream of Bruce Langhorne's The Hired Hand soundtrackPeter Fonda's cult western score reissued...

Neil Young: "We should impeach President Obama for fracking"

Neil Young: "We should impeach President Obama for fracking"Young releases his second album of the year - Storytone - on November 3...

Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds to reissue first fourteen albums on vinyl

Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds to reissue first fourteen albums on vinylThe reissue series will run throughout 2014 and 2015...

Joni Mitchell to release remastered greatest hits collection

Joni Mitchell to release remastered greatest hits collectionLove Has Many Faces: A Quartet, A Ballet, Waiting To Be Danced will come out in November...

The Beatles' unused Abbey Road photos up for auction

The Beatles' unused Abbey Road photos up for auctionThe sale is expected to reach between £50,000-70,000...

Neil Young on David Crosby: "If you make a mistake you have to fix it right away"

Neil Young on David Crosby: "If you make a mistake you have to fix it right away"Neil Young appeared as a guest on Howard Stern's SiriusXM radio show on October 14. During the 75...

Iggy Pop: "If I had to depend on what I get from album sales I'd be tending bars between sets"

Iggy Pop: "If I had to depend on what I get from album sales I'd be tending bars between sets"Iggy Pop has hit out against U2 for the way they 'gifted' new album Songs Of Innocence to all...

Jack White's keyboard player Isaiah 'Ikey' Owens dies aged 38

Jack White's keyboard player Isaiah 'Ikey' Owens dies aged 38Isaiah 'Ikey' Owens, best known as keyboard player in Jack White's band, has died aged 38. News of...

Leonard Cohen announces Live In Dublin CD and DVD

Leonard Cohen announces Live In Dublin CD and DVDFull-length concert recording and film, to be released in December...

The Waterboys share first track from new album, Modern Blues

The Waterboys share first track from new album, Modern BluesLaunch concerts in Feb 2015 announced...

Ozzy Osbourne to be honoured at MTV EMAs in Glasgow

Ozzy Osbourne to be honoured at MTV EMAs in GlasgowThis year's ceremony will take place at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow on November 9...

Noel Gallagher: "Morrissey is the funniest man I've ever met"

Noel Gallagher: "Morrissey is the funniest man I've ever met"And confirms new album Chasing Yesterday for March 2, 2015 release date...

Warp Records confirm the death of LFO's Mark Bell

Warp Records confirm the death of LFO's Mark BellThe producer and techno artist passed away last week from complications after an operation...

Watch Neil Young perform with 92-piece orchestra in new video for "Who's Gonna Stand Up"

Watch Neil Young perform with 92-piece orchestra in new video for "Who's Gonna Stand Up"Taken from new album, Storytone...

Hear David Bowie's new track, "Sue (Or In A Season Of Crime)"

Hear David Bowie's new track, "Sue (Or In A Season Of Crime)"Song received its first play on BBC Radio 6...

U2 on controversial tax arrangements: "Was it totally fair? Probably not"

U2 on controversial tax arrangements: "Was it totally fair? Probably not"Band have previously been accused of tax evasion...

Watch Led Zeppelin preview 'Houses Of The Holy' boxset in new video

Watch Led Zeppelin preview 'Houses Of The Holy' boxset in new videoReissue is due for release October 28...

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Inside The New Uncut… The Best Albums Of 2014!


At some point in October, I started receiving emails from record labels and publicists about their Tips For 2015. A new year loomed, distantly, and with it the annual music business imperative to embrace a tranche of new artists. Around the same time, the 2014 Mercury Prize hoopla culminated...