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Beck to release Song Reader album featuring Jack White, Jeff Tweedy, Laura Marling and Jarvis Cocker

Beck to release Song Reader album featuring Jack White, Jeff Tweedy, Laura Marling and Jarvis CockerBeck is set to release a recorded version of his Song Reader project with an all-star cast...

Jack White to release White Stripes live album, Live Under The Lights Of The Rising Sun

Jack White to release White Stripes live album, Live Under The Lights Of The Rising SunA new live album from The White Stripes will be released through Jack White's Third Man...

Watch Crosby, Stills & Nash cover Iggy Azalea's "Fancy" with Jimmy Fallon's 'Neil Young'

Watch Crosby, Stills & Nash cover Iggy Azalea's "Fancy" with Jimmy Fallon's 'Neil Young'Crosby, Stills & Nash performed a cover of Iggy Azalea's "Fancy" on Late Night With Jimmy...

Neil Young And Crazy Horse debut new song at Reykjavík show

Neil Young And Crazy Horse debut new song at Reykjavík showNeil Young And Crazy Horse began their summer European dates in Reykjavík on July 7. The set...

Send us your questions for Steve Albini!

Send us your questions for Steve Albini!As he prepares to release Shellac's first new album in seven years Dude Incredible, Steve Albini is...

Motörhead fan suffers blood clot on the brain after headbanging

Motörhead fan suffers blood clot on the brain after headbangingA Motörhead fan had to be treated for a blood clot on the brain after headbanging at a recent gig...

Death metal band to play in air-tight box until they run out of oxygen

Death metal band to play in air-tight box until they run out of oxygenDeath metal band Unfathomable Ruination are to play in an air-tight, soundproof cube until they run...

Preview The Dead Weather's new single, “Buzzkill(er)”

Preview The Dead Weather's new single, “Buzzkill(er)”The Dead Weather have teased new single "Buzzkill(er)<'strong>" by streaming a short clip from...

Hear new Jeff Tweedy song, "Summer Noon"

Hear new Jeff Tweedy song, "Summer Noon"Jeff Tweedy has shared a new song from his album Sukierae. "Summer Noon"- which you can hear below...

The Rolling Stones complete European leg of tour at Roskilde Festival 2014

The Rolling Stones complete European leg of tour at Roskilde Festival 2014The Rolling Stones wrapped the latest European leg of their 14 On Fire tour with a two hour set on...

Pink Floyd reveal more details about their new album, The Endless River

Pink Floyd reveal more details about their new album, The Endless RiverPink Floyd have released more details about their new album, The Endless River. Following yesterday...

Cabaret Voltaire to play first gig in 20 years

Cabaret Voltaire to play first gig in 20 yearsCabaret Voltaire are set to play their first gig in 20 years at Berlin's Atonal Festival next month...

Watch Prince and Nile Rodgers cover David Bowie

Watch Prince and Nile Rodgers cover David BowiePrince appeared as a special guest during Nile Rodgers' set at the Essence Music Festival on Friday...

Pink Floyd to release new album, The Endless River

Pink Floyd to release new album, The Endless RiverPink Floyd are set to release a new album, called The Endless River, in October. News of the LP...

Watch first trailer for new Hendrix biopic, Jimi: All Is By My Side

Watch first trailer for new Hendrix biopic, Jimi: All Is By My SideThe first trailer for Jimi: All Is By My Side, the Jimi Hendrix film starring Outkast's Andre 3000...

Annik Honoré, the inspiration for "Love Will Tear Us Apart", dies aged 56

Annik Honoré, the inspiration for "Love Will Tear Us Apart", dies aged 56Annik Honoré, the Belgian music promoter and journalist, has died aged 56, according to reports....

Ringo Starr on A Hard Day's Night: "It was mad, but it was incredible"

Ringo Starr on A Hard Day's Night: "It was mad, but it was incredible"Ringo Starr has discussed A Hard Day's Night movie on its 50th anniversary and ahead of its re-...

Six unheard Nick Drake recordings up for auction

Six unheard Nick Drake recordings up for auctionSix previously unheard Nick Drake recordings are to go up for auction. The tapes have been...

The Kinks announce 50th anniversary reissue campaign

The Kinks announce 50th anniversary reissue campaignTo mark their 50th anniversary, The Kinks have announced details of an extensive re-release...

Rough Trade announce plans to open more record shops

Rough Trade announce plans to open more record shopsRough Trade are to open a record shop in Nottingham, with more stores to follow. The record label...

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The return of The Aphex Twin, and Caustic Window


Last year, Warp Records embarked on a campaign for Boards Of Canada's "Tomorrow's Harvest" comeback that was notable for its obtuseness. Unmarked 12-inches were hidden in record stores, strings of numbers and inexplicable broadcasts were strewn enigmatically across the internet. At one point, I...