Watch Beck cover Arcade Fire’s “Rebellion (Lies)”

Beck covered Arcade Fire's "Rebellion (Lies)" during his performance at the second Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival on Sunday night (April 20). Click below to watch fan-shot footage of the performance, which sees Beck playing the opening of the song on acoustic guitar after telling a story to the crowd about how he first heard the song whilst waiting in the rain outside a friend's bar as the band played inside.

Robert Plant: there is “zero” chance of Led Zeppelin performing again

Robert Plant has ruled out the chance of Led Zeppelin performing live any time soon, saying there is "zero" chance of another reunion show. In an interview with the BBC about the forthcoming reissue of the band's first three albums, Jimmy Page said he was sure fans would be keen for another reunion show, like the one the band did at London's O2 seven years ago. "I'm sure people would love to hear it," Page said. "I'm not the one to be asking, I don't sing."

Record Store Day organisers respond to Paul Weller boycott

Record Store Day organisers have responded to Paul Weller's decision to boycott of the event in future after copies of his limited run 7" "Brand New Toy" were being sold on Ebay for vastly inflated prices.

Bob Dylan, Brian Wilson, Roger Daltrey for Paul McCartney tribute album

Bob Dylan, Brian Wilson and Roger Daltrey are among the artists contributing to a Paul McCartney tribute album. The Art Of McCartney features 32 artists who have recorded their covers with McCartney’s own backing musicians. The line-up includes Bob Dylan, Brian Wilson, Billy Joel, Steve Miller Band, Jeff Lynne, Willie Nelson, Barry Gibb, Roger Daltrey, Jamie Cullum and Corinne Bailey Rae.

The new Uncut revealed! Arctic Monkeys, Neil Young, Kate Bush and Warren Zevon in new issue

Next month, Arctic Monkeys play two shows at London’s Finsbury Park to more than 100,000 people, which makes it a reasonable moment to look back at the band’s journey from the Sheffield suburb of High Green to their current all-conquering place in a rock pantheon where they are now comfortably settled as one of the great British bands of the last decade.

Paul Weller: “I won’t be taking part in Record Store Day again”

Paul Weller has said that he won't be taking part in Record Store Day in the future after seeing his 2014 release sold online at vastly inflated prices. Weller put out a one-off 7-inch, "A Brand New Toy" b/w "Landslide."", for this year's Record Store Day, which took place on Saturday (April 19). As with a majority of other releases this year, copies of the record appeared on eBay later that same day while other fans complained of the release being sold out as soon as record shops opened their doors.
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