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Sam Smith makes chart history

Sam Smith has made history by having the first James Bond theme to ever top the UK singles charts. Read more...

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Madonna's daughter Lourdes caught underage drinking at mum's concert

Singer Madonna's daughter Lourdes Leon illegally downed cans of beer while attending a recent concert on her mother's Rebel Heart Tour. Read more...


Daryl Hall's Live From show gets new backing

Daryl Hall's unique music show 'Live From Daryl's House' has been given another two years of showtime from Viacom's Palladia. Read more...


Hindi Zahra to play RAH for Nour Festival

Moroccan-born French singer-songwriter and self-taught multi-instrumentalist Hindi Zahra will perform a rare London date in November at The Royal Albert Hall's ... Read more...


Bob Geldof and family 'look to the future'

Bob Geldof's wedding to Jeanne Marine is said to have been a "wild affair". Read more...


Florence Welch: Record taught me about myself

Musician Florence Welch insists her new album is about a lot more than romance. Read more...


Nelly: Taylor Swift and my grandmother are so similar

Nelly can't imagine why anyone would have ill feelings toward Taylor Swift. Read more...


Demi Lovato: Life's too short, get raw

Demi Lovatos nude photo shoot for Vanity Fair was inspired by the recent death of loved ones. Read more...


Taylor Swift 'in no rush to get married'

Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris were reportedly 'freaked out' by rumours they were set to get married, because their relationship isn't moving as fast as people ... Read more...


Ludovico Einaudi live stream link

Ludovico Einaudi reveals a live stream for Youtube on Saturday October 3rd at 9pm GMT to watch Einaudi play live. See the stream link below. Read more...


Miley Cyrus: Share the goods, Leo!

Miley Cyrus thinks Kanye West is "kinda old".


Sam Smith revamps album

Friday 6th November sees global popstar Sam Smith release "In The Lonely Hour: The Drowning Shadows Edition" - the extended Read more...


The Score 'deep life convo with Natasha Bedingfield

The Score had a "deep life convo" with Natasha Bedingfield at a party thrown by Nick Jonas. Read more...


Pitbull: Mariah Carey's my Hero

Music star Pitbull has taken fans through his personal playlist of music. Read more...


Foals confirm first arena tour

Following a #3 chart position for their critically acclaimed new album 'What Went Down' which commanded a Top 20 chart position for four weeks Read more...


Ellie Goulding: Fame has a dark side

British songstress Ellie Goulding thinks anyone who achieves fame will realise it's "not as pretty as it looks". Read more...


Jessie J joins 'Grease: Live' TV special

The 'Bang Bang' hitmaker confirmed she has signed up to star in the production yesterday (01.10.15) on Twitter with the post "True #GreaseLive" and while Read more...


The Prodigy, Andy C, Jungle, Netsky join Snowbombing

The Prodigy, Andy C, Jungle, Netsky, Oliver Heldens, Groove Armada (DJ set), Hannah Wants and Wilkinson (DJ set) head the impressive line-up. Read more...


Kylie joins Iggy Pop on Christmas album

Kylie Minogue will release her first Christmas album 'Kylie Christmas' in November and one of her duets is with Iggy Pop. Read more...


Don Henley lashes out at Kanye West and Frank Ocean

The Eagles singer/songwriter has labelled Frank a "talentless little p***k" after previously threatening to sue him when the rapper Read more...


Selena Gomez: I'm not the best singer

Selena Gomez thinks vulnerability is one of the sexist attributes a person can have. Read more...


Lance Bass: NSYNC reunion can totally happen

Lance Bass has revealed he and his sensationally successful pop group NSYNC did not plan on separating forever when they went on hiatus in 2002. Read more...


LeAnn Rimes reeling over 'horrific' UCC shooting

LeAnn Rimes and other celebrities are in complete shock over news a gunman killed 13 people at the Umpqua Community College in Oregon. Read more...


Alanis Morissette acknowledges 'lifeblood'

Alanis Morissette appreciates the life-saving elements of music.


Nelly: Me doing country is like Tim McGraw rapping!

Nelly has denied he's working on a country record, admitting that if he ventured into that genre it would be like 'Tim McGraw doing a rap album'. Read more...


Ed Sheeran: I'm going off into the wilderness, hermit style

Ed Sheeran is planning on having no human contact for at least a month during his upcoming break. Read more...


Little Mix: Girls run the world

Little Mix are such good friends that they consider themselves 'addicted to each other'. Read more...


Naughty Boy: Zayn handled fallout badly

DJ Naughty Boy won't be extending an olive branch to former best friend Zayn Malik anytime soon. Read more...


Selena Gomez: I can breathe now

Singer Selena Gomez makes sure everything she does has quality to it. Read more...

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Martin Harley & Daniel Kimbro

Live at Southern Ground
Any album that starts with perfectly played and shimmering note on a metal bodied guitar closely followed by a softly drawn bowed drone on the double bass is going to get my attention and it just gets better from there. Read more...



Bernie Tormé

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