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Ed Sheeran: I'll be bigger than Robbie

Ed Sheeran has his sights set on playing the iconic Knebworth venue. Read more...

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Jimi Hendrix Experience new live CD and docu

It has today been announced that the new 2CD set Jimi Hendrix Experience: 'Freedom, Atlanta Pop Festival' will be released on 28 August. Read more...


Rita Ora: A$AP is no ex of mine

Rita Ora has slammed men who "disrespect women".


Everything Everything reveal new video

Watch the video for Everything Everything' s new single 'Spring / Sun / Winter / Dread' released on 4th September through RCA Records. Read more...


Britney 'continuing with conservatorship'

Britney Spears' conservatorship isn't set to end any time soon, according to reports. Read more...


Gregory Porter with Disclosure in Ibiza

Gregory Porter steals the show at Radio 1 Ibiza 20 event with surprise live performance with dance duo DisclosureGregory Read more...


Lemmy joins Grace Jones & Iggy Pop in film

Hot on the heels of the announcement of Grace Jones, Iggy Pop, Henry Rollins and Jesse Hughes comes the next round of stars Read more...


Dr Dre to release final album

Dr Dre will release what he says will be his final album. 'Compton A Soundtrack' will be Dre's first album since 1999's '2001' Read more...


Attila the Stockbroker 'Arguments Yard' book

Launched into public consciousness by John Peel in the early 1980s, performance poet, musician, journalist and political activist Attila the Stockbroker Read more...


Paul McCartney issues Cilla Black statement

Paul McCartney has issued a statement following the death of Cilla Black in Spain on the weekend. Read more...


Guy Garvey's Music Box continues

Elbow frontman and BBC Radio 6 Music DJ Guy Garvey delves into his personal music box to reveal which artist he's excited about at the moment. Read more...


John Cooper Clarke first anthology

Dr John Cooper Clarke has announced 'Anthologia' ' the first anthology of his work and a unique 3CD/DVD bookset collection Read more...


D'Angelos Brown Sugar and Voodoo get vinyl release

USM are to release D'Angelos Brown Sugar and Voodoo on 180gm audiophile vinyl. Read more...


Macy Gray's sex toy revolution

Macy Gray has spoken about her new sex toy-based song. Read more...


Cilla Black dies

The much loved singer and TV star Cilla Black has died aged 72, police in Spain have confirmed. Read more...


Mick Jagger, Martin Scorsese 'Vinyl' collaboration

Mick Jagger is working once again with Martin Scorsese on a TV series about a New York record industry executive in the 70s. The series has been titled 'Vinyl'. Read more...


5SOS: New tune is an anthem

5 Second Of Summer think their song She's Kinda Hot is an anthem for a generation. Read more...


One Direction top chart in 82 countries

One Direction's most successful global single launch to date. Read more...


Lavigne: I want to make movies!

Avril Lavigne would like to move to Italy as she always feels 'dreamy' there. Read more...


Zayn praises 1D single

Zayn Malik has dispelled any speculation of conflict with his former One Direction band mates by praising their new single. Read more...


Imbruglia: I was jaded

Natalie Imbruglia doesn't feel the need to apologise for her good looks any more. Read more...


Alison Moyet announces deluxe reissues

On 2nd October Cooking Vinyl release Deluxe Editions of Alison Moyet's critically-acclaimed, best-selling albums Hometime Read more...


Bobbi Kristina Brown memorial held

Bobbi Kristina Brown's friends and family have gathered to celebrate her life. Read more...


Smokey Robinson named Music Master

Smokey Robinson has been selected as the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 20th Music Master. Read more...


David Byrne celebrated by 6 Music

This August, as he returns to the UK to curate Southbank Centre's Meltdown festival, BBC Radio 6 Music celebrates David Byrne Read more...


Ian Anderson to tour 'Jethro Tull: The Rock Opera'

Progressive Rock pioneer Ian Anderson recently announced 6 dates of a 2015 UK tour, titled 'Jethro Tull ' The Rock Opera'. The shows will take place in Septembe... Read more...


Paul McCartney's Tug of War & Pipes of Peace reissued

MPL and the Concord Music Group are proud to announce two more landmark installments in the multiple GRAMMY-winning Paul McCartney Archive Collection. Read more...


Lionel Richie: Can I be Batman?

Lionel Richie says jumping to a woman's defense in his last fight was a natural reaction. Read more...


Kate Moss 'confused about split'

Kate Moss is said to be wishing she could talk to her husband Jamie Hince about their decision to split. Read more...

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Amused To Death (2015 reissue)
Reissue for Waters' scathing attack on modern consumption. On his recent Desert Island Discs appearance, Noel Gallagher included a Pink Floyd track from The Wall, Read more...



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The Not Forgotten Association

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