Mick Harvey returns to the UK and Europe for a series of dates, including an album launch show at Lexington, London on 5 May with Duke Garwood announced as support. The tour (full details below) will follow the release of his new solo album, Four (Acts of Love), out on Mute on 29 April 2013.... (Read more)
In the past an unguarded wall and a pot of whitewash would become the canvas for your consideration of another’s complaints or considerations, hence where we get the expression ‘the writing’s on the wall’. When bands attempt to weigh in with their own personal insights the results either go too far into the political or,... (Read more)
Parkwood Entertainment today announced that The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour starring Beyoncé kicks off in Europe on April 15, 2013. With stops in twenty European cities, including Dublin, Ireland; Berlin, Germany; Paris, France and a four-night stint at The O2 in London, UK, this is Beyoncé’s first multi-city tour in over three years.... (Read more)
Following the breakup of Louis XIV in 2009, frontman and producer Jason Hill converted an isolated 100 year old house in the Hollywood Hills into a recording studio named Ulysses and began writing songs. By the winter of 2012 the full album, The Synthetic Love of Emotional Engineering, was finished and the band was dubbed... (Read more)
Music in Iceland is booming at the moment. Pascal Pinon, Sin Fang and now Retro Stefson. Already chart topping superstars in their own country, Retro Stefson are set to release their self titled debut UK album release. The album sees it’s official UK release on March 25th through Les Frères Stefson and is accompanied by... (Read more)
The wait is finally over. Multi Grammy winning, multiplatinum hip-hop superstar Lil Wayne has confirmed his first Irish appearance at The O2 on Friday 8th March 2013.
You can’t compare any other artist out there to me,” the charismatic Lil Wayne rightfully declares. “They are them, I am me. Nobody can do what I can.... (Read more)
Australian metal band Parkway Drive are currently streaming their highly anticipated fourth album “Atlas” out now on Epitaph Records. Its brand new material from the band and is pretty amazing! The album can be listened to below! The new record is posed as one of the most highly anticipated heavy albums of the year and features... (Read more)
BEACH HOUSE are pleased to share details of their fourth album, Bloom. Like their previous releases it further develops their distinctive sound yet stands apart as a new piece of work.
The landscape of Bloom was largely designed on the road, between the countless sound checks and myriad experiences of... (Read more)
Never Mind The Bollocks, Here’s The Sex Pistols is being released as a limited edition super deluxe box on September 24th through Universal Music UK. The box set includes 3 CD’s and a live DVD of remastered songs and rarities.
The original master tapes from the ‘Never Mind The Bollocks, Here’s The Sex Pistols’ recording... (Read more)
Such was demand for both Leonard Cohen dates in Dublin on the 11th and 12th September which went on sale last Friday, a third date has been announced for 14th. Tickets for the first concert sold out in under 10 minutes and the second show sold out a few short hours later.
Tickets for the... (Read more)
Kanye West and Jay-Z have announced the dates for the European leg of their Watch The Throne tour. This will include dates in London and Dublin! ”It’s rare that a show of this magnitude lives up to its hype, but Kanye and JAY Z actually managed to exceed it. From the Tron-inspired laser show to the... (Read more)
Madonna is having a huge party and everyone’s invited! The Madonna 2012 WorldTour begins May 29th 2012 in Tel Aviv, Israel, it was officially announced by Live Nation Entertainment, the tour’s international promoter. The shows will include arenas, stadiums and special outdoor sites including the Plains of Abraham in Quebec and a return visit to... (Read more)
Scottish band Simple Minds are to undertake a European tour later this month. The 16 date tour which kicks off in Portugal on Feb 14th and includes four dates in the UK and one date in Ireland.
This is going to be a treat for fans of their older material as the band will exclusively... (Read more)
Active Child, the musical project of choirboy-turned-indie-pop musician Pat Grossi, has announced the release of the newest music video for his song “Hanging On.” The song is a spacey, ethereal beauty featuring Grossi’s gorgeous vocals and an undeniable r&b bounce, while the music video keeps its focus on the shimmering beauty of the natural world,... (Read more)
Grammy-nominated, Young Money/ Cash Money recording artist Drake, in the midst of his critically acclaimed Platinum sophomore album Take Care, three high charting radio singles “Headlines”, “Make Me Proud” featuring Nicki Minaj and “The Motto” featuring Lil Wayne, four new Grammy nominations and sold out performances in South Africa, has announced details and dates for... (Read more)
A complete unknown for me tonight at King Tuts, Ane Brun the Norwegian singer, songwriter and guitarist. After growing up in Molde, Norway she moved from her home town in 1995 and spent the next few years moving between Barcelona, Oslo and Bergen. In Bergen she began writing her own material while at university (jumping... (Read more)
Australian metalcore giants Parkway Drive have announced a run of European 2012 spring dates. The tour will kick off in The Netherlands on April 6 and will hit 11 different countries throughout Europe, reaching its finale in Belgium, at Groezrock on the 28th of April.
“As far as we are concerned this European tour can’t... (Read more)
Hayseed Dixie are full of pith, vinegar and have a redneck’s appetite for destruction. Having bluegrassed the hell out of AC/DC and Kiss, to name but a couple of mighty desecrated rock institutions, the boys from Deer Lick Holler, Appalachia, have turned their attention to the Norwegian tongue for 9th album Sjt Munchs Drikkeklubb Band.... (Read more)
Roger Waters, the creative genius behind musical pioneers Pink Floyd, is set to bring his groundbreaking masterpiece, The Wall, to Europe in 2011.This is the first time The Wall has been performed in over 20 years.Roger Waters ‘The Wall’ will trek through over 25 European cities to mark the 30th anniversary of the album’s release... (Read more)
Just when you thought festival season was well and truly behind you and were left with only fuzzy memories of all the bands you witnessed over the blistering long summer, along comes Groovin the Moo Festival.
It’s regional country theme gives it a unique twist and also offers festival goers who don’t live so close... (Read more)