Spotify provide artists with advice for releasing music while unable to tour

COVID-19 is halting live gigs and tours around the world. This has lead some artists to pause the release of their new album until they can get back on the road to promote. Others are…

Jarvis Cocker with Florence and the Machine

Pulp are one (were?) of the best live bands I’ve ever seen, second only to Glass Shark, who are also defunct now, so it’s nice to know Jarvis can still rock it live. He’s the…

Fat Freddy’s Drop return to the UK

I’ve blogged about my love for Fat Freddy’s Drop before, and lucky for you, they’re back in the UK later this month for two dates: the Hammersmith Apollo in London on the 30th, in Manchester…