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Hozier plays intimate London charity gig

Tonight saw Hozier perform a special gig at The Garage in North London to raise money for Global's Make Some Noise with XFM. Read more...

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Sharon Osbourne takes leave after collapse

Sharon Osbourne will be taking temporary leave from The Talk after collapsing from fatigue. Read more...


Kings Of Leon to headline GMF

Bringing some of the world's biggest live acts to Gibraltar each year, GMF is back in 2015 with its biggest lineup to date in the picturesque Read more...


Levellers announced as Chagstock Headliners

CHAGSTOCK FESTIVAL are delighted to unveil The Levellers as their Main Stage Saturday night Headliner. Read more...


Duran Duran set sail with 'Rio again

Duran Duran set sail aboard a 70-foot yacht in the iconic music video for 'Rio,' the title track from the British quintet's second album release in 1982. Read more...


Toploader confirmed for Feel Good Festival

Pop rock band Toploader are the first act confirmed on the bill for Rochdale Feel Good Festival this summer. With a string of top 20 singles Read more...


The Prodigy to headline Creamfields Ibiza

As the first UK club night to take residence in Ibiza over 20 years ago, Cream once again sets a new precedent this year, joining Read more...


Sweden wins Eurovision

Sweden has won Eurovision 2015 with Russia in close second place followed Italy in third place. Guest nation Australia came in fifth Read more...


Bruce Springsteen new album in 2015

Bruce Springsteen has already recorded his next album and it will be released before the end of the year. Read more...


B.B. King friends and family farewell

Blues legend B.B. King has been farewelled by family and friend at a memorial service in Las Vegas. Read more...


Queen on break as Adam Lambert goes solo

Brian May and Roger Taylor are taking some time off from Queen while their current lead singer, Adam Lambert, works on his solo career. Read more...


Gurrumul to release 'The Gospel Album'

'Australia's most important voice', indigenous artist Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu, will release his third studio album, The Gospel Album, on 31st July 2015. Read more...


Charli XCX joins Nile Rodgers for 'Boom Clap' remix

Pop icon Charli XCX performed alongside funk legend Nile Rodgers for the first time, to remix her award winning hit track 'Boom Clap'. Read more...


The Xcerts join Busterfest line up

East Hampshire District Council are delighted to announce 5 more bands confirmed to be playing at the UK's biggest alcohol free youth live music festival. Read more...


Jason Derulo: I do get tired of playing nice

In this week's Billboard cover story article Jason Derulo talks fitness, his post Jordin Sparks love life, and his all-star-filled new album. Read more...


Stanley & Simmons disagree on new KISS

There seems to be a divide in the ranks of KISS over whether they should do a new album. Read more...


Tiga announces debut live show

Tiga's debut live show will be revealed at selected summer festivals including Sonar, Parklife, Berlin Festival, Pukkelpop, and Flow Festival. Read more...


Wiz Khalifa on son's manners

Wiz Khalifa appreciates his mother Peachie Wimbush so much more now that he's a father himself. Read more...


The Posies drummer dies

Darius Minwalla, drummer for The Posies since 2001, has died at age 39 in Vancouver. His cause of death is still pending. Read more...


Dionne Warwick talks Whitney advice

Dionne Warwick says the best advice she ever gave niece Whitney Houston is to just 'be who you are'. Read more...


Jason Derulo: Tinder isn't for me

Jason Derulo says he sometimes gets 'tired of playing nice', but insists his breakup with Jordin Sparks is 'so behind me'. Read more...


Louis Johnson of Brothers Johnson dies

Louis Johnson, one-half of the soul/funk Brothers Johnson, died on Thursday at the age of 60. Read more...


Scherzinger: Get the Dolls back together!

Nicole Scherzinger has teased that a Pussycat Dolls reunion could well be in the pipeline. Read more...


Perry: Russell Brand and I do not talk

Katy Perry has revealed her 2016 album will feature a host of songs based on her sudden divorce from British comedian Russell Brand. Read more...


Mariah: My kids love to sing

Mariah Carey says she doesn't want to be a 'stage mother', but is keen to encourage her children to pursue their musical talents. Read more...


Gary Numan to play classic albums residency

Following on from the success of his Top 20 album, Splinter (Songs From A Broken Mind), and accompanying two-year Splinter world tour Read more...


Jaws reveal new video

With new single 'Bad Company' out now and offering a storming new side to JAWS' coin, today the band are thrilled to unveil the track's all-new accompanying vid... Read more...


Lead Belly Festival grows

Lead Belly Fest has announced Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex attendance at the Royal Album Hall in the Royal Box Read more...


Eurovision Song Contest winners predicted

Ahead of the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday evening, music streaming service Spotify has predicted the leaderboard based on Spotify streams Read more...

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