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Kate Bush plays first London show in 35 years

Kate Bush took the stage on Tuesday night at London's Eventim Apollo to play her first show in 35 years. It is the first of 21 shows Read more...

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Nile Rodgers and Rudimental recruit youth for 'Le Freak' remix

Grammy Award winning music legend Nile Rodgers and chart-topping Rudimental today announce a once in a lifetime collaboration Read more...


Neil and Pegi Young to divorce after 36 years

Neil Young and his wife Pegi are heading for divorce after thirty-six years of marriage. Read more...


Morrissey curating new Ramones album

Morrissey has curated the upcoming Best of the Ramones CD and DVD which will be put out by Sire/Rhino. He has not only Read more...


Tumbleweed bass player found dead

Jay Curley, bass player for Wollongong stoner band Tumbleweed has died. Read more...


Bieber fuels romance rumours

Justin Bieber posted yet another photo of Selena Gomez Tuesday. Read more...


Rimes: Interviews like therapy

LeAnn Rimes discusses the pros of opening up to interviewers. Read more...


Lovato has 'exciting news'

Demi Lovato "guarantees" no one will be able to guess the surprise she has in store. Read more...


Bieber 'rear-ended' by paparazzo

Justin Bieber was reportedly involved in a minor car accident with a paparazzo Tuesday. Read more...


Styles 'keen to lend musical opinion'

Harry Styles has reportedly agreed to pen a track for American singer Meghan Trainor. Read more...


Grande stumbles over Big Sean questions

Ariana Grande was left squirming when cornered by Ryan Seacrest about her rumoured romance with Big Sean. Read more...


Jessie J's 'hot' convo with mother

Jessie J admits she needed coaching from her mum in order to decide which cover to select for her new album, Sweet Talker. Read more...


Juliette Lewis: Gap ad was career high

Juliette Lewis has joked about why she appeared in a Gap commercial. Read more...


Kanye West: My dad was a pap

Kanye West claims he has respect for some members of the paparazzi. Read more...


Nick Jonas: Everyone is bound by chains

Nick Jonas' new single Chains reflects his "fear".


Snooki's birthday tribute for Lorenzo

Snooki has paid tribute to her son Lorenzo as he celebrates his second birthday. Read more...


Paris Hilton's brother 'seriously injured'

Paris Hilton's younger sibling Conrad was reportedly involved in a major car accident over the weekend. Read more...


Foxes announce UK dates

25-year-old Grammy Award winner Foxes follows a summer of spectacular festival performances at Glastonbury, Wireless and T In The Park Read more...


Robyn & Royksopp talk new music

Last May, longtime collaborators Robyn and Royksopp released Do It Again, a wide-ranging "mini-album" that combined the best traits Read more...


Track from new rock n roll thriller starring Glen Matlock

Sex Pistols bassist, Glen Matlock features as a cameo in Ben Jagger and Alistair Audsley's film 'THE PADDY LINCOLN GANG'. Read more...


The Kooks to hit the road

The Kooks cement their return to the top with a 13 date tour across the UK in November playing songs off their stunning new album Read more...


Gogol Bordello December dates

Following their weekend performances at Reading and Leeds, Gogol Bordello today announce a run of UK dates this December, the band will play: Read more...


Morrissey confirms first London show since 2011

Morrissey has confirmed his first London show since 2011 and will be coming to The O2 on Saturday 29th November. Read more...


Def Leppard to play Wembley Stadium NFL pre-game show

Rock legends DEF LEPPARD will perform the pre-game show at the first of this year's three NFL International Series games Read more...


Ben Howard announces 'I Forget Where We Were' dates

Ben Howard is very pleased to announce details of a headline tour for the UK and Ireland later this year. Read more...


Rita Ora: Iggy turned down smooch

Rita Ora wanted to kiss Iggy Azalea during their MTV VMAs set, but was turned down. Read more...


Ed Sheeran, Jessie J & Placebo join iTunes Festival line-up

Ed Sheeran, Jessie J, Mary J. Blige, deadmau5, Placebo, Tony Bennett, Ben Howard, Nicola Benedetti and more join iTunes Festival line-up Read more...


Morrissey not dropped, he requested album be 'removed'

The back and forth between Morrissey and Harvest Records continues. Read more...


Amy Lee of Evanescence scores Aftermath

Evanescence's Amy Lee has written music inspired from the movie 'War Story'. Read more...

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