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Kate Bush takes 11 of Top 50

Kate Bush owns the British album chart this week with 11 albums now scattered across the Top 50. Read more...

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Led Zeppelin to launch Paul Smith album scarves

To mark the successful launch of the first phase of newly re-mastered versions of Led Zeppelin's nine studio albums, the band have collaborated Read more...


Pitbull: I want backstage blackout

Pitbull reportedly took extreme measures to ensure no one could see into his dressing room at Fusion Festival. Read more...


Calvin Harris announces new single featuring John Newman

Fresh from being named by Forbes as both the highest earning British musician as well as the #1 DJ in the world, Calvin Harris will be releasing Read more...


Placido Domingo, SBTRKT and Imelda May join iTunes Festival

Placido Domingo, SBTRKT, Friend Within, Kate Simko & London Electronic Orchestra, Imelda May and The Mirror Trap all join iTunes Festival 2014. Read more...


Selena's pal defends Bieber romance

Selena Gomez's close pal Jamie Chung has defended the actress-and-singer's personal life. Read more...


Kiesza: I don't party

Kiesza's pals know that she will be able to recall their drunken behaviour because she's always "the sober one". Read more...


Royal Blood claim biggest UK rock album for three years

Royal Blood's debut album has become the fastest selling rock album in the UK since Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds three years ago. Read more...


Bass proposes again

Lance Bass celebrated the one-year anniversary of his proposal by doing it all over again. Read more...


McCarthy and Wahlberg wed

Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg were congratulated by his actor brother Mark, who was reportedly unable to attend. Read more...


Ashlee Simpson 'weds Evan Ross'

Ashlee Simpson walked down the aisle Sunday evening at the home of the groom's mother, Diana Ross, according to reports. Read more...


Kate Upton's lawyer blasts picture hacker

Kate Upton's attorney has vowed to "pursue anyone" who shares alleged pictures of her nude. Read more...


Queen and Adam Lambert play Melbourne

Adam Lambert is the perfect fill-in for Freddie Mercury. Like Freddie, he is flamboyant pop to Queen's aggressive rock. Read more...


Looking For Johnny - The Legend of Johnny Thunders

Chip Baker Films in association with Jungle Records and MVD Entertainment Group presents a Danny Garcia film. Read more...


Nile Rodgers: Get Lucky is a weird phenomena

Nile Rodgers had no idea what a smash hit Get Lucky would be. Read more...


Mel B: Rihanna rocks

Mel B is always pleased to see "strong, independent" female singers. Read more...


Kanye wants Kim K to quit TV show?

Kim Kardashian "under pressure from Kanye West to stop her reality show". Read more...


T.I.: Iggy isn't racist

T.I. has had enough of people criticising Iggy Azalea. Read more...


Khloe 'won't take French abuse'

Khloe Kardashian allegedly "won't stand for negativity" surrounding her relationship with French Montana. Read more...


Blink reunite to celebrate anniversary of seminal album

Irish indie legends 'Blink' have announced a comeback show in The Button Factory on October 25th to promote a 'best of' compilation Read more...


Amber Run, FYFE and Kimberly Anne on New Faces tour

Communion, the respected independent promoter and label, is proud to announce the second part of its biannual 'New Faces' Read more...


One Direction chat cow poo, cuddles and private jet

Cosmopolitan has an exclusive interview with Niall and Liam from One Direction in the October issue (on sale 4thSeptember) and we have some key quotes. Read more...


Mariah Carey tops Ultimate Ranking of Pop Stardom poll

Her latest album may have been a bomb and her marriage in shambles, but Mariah Carey can at least know that she is the ultimate pop star. Read more...


The Bermondsey Joyriders present Punk Rock and Roll Art Show

Exclusive and never seen before original artwork from various punk rock and roll musicians for a show at Underdog Art Gallery, Bermondsey, Read more...


Britney 'texting Adnan'

Britney Spears is "texting ex-boyfriend Adnan Ghalib after split from David Locado". Read more...


Hawkwind to release new version of classic 'Sonic Attack'

Space rock originators Hawkwind have re-recorded their classic 'Sonic Attack' featuring Brian Blessed in place of Robert Calvert. Read more...


Kim K 'can't wait to move out'

Kim Kardashian has reportedly laid down the law to Kanye West about when they will move out. Read more...


Mariah 'calls Cannon a man-child'

Mariah Carey allegedly feels like she doesn't have anything in common with Nick Cannon anymore. Read more...


Blige: I admire Winehouse

Mary J. Blige remains deeply moved by the life and work of late British singer, Amy Winehouse. Read more...

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Thom Bowden

Searching the Brittle Light
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Different Shades of Blues

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