New LCD Soundsystem track

Just a brief one for all those who are fans of James Murphy’s (as I am). A new track, Bye Bye Bayou will be out on vinyl on the 7th of November, and digitally via…

Shameless Self Promotion – Jenna’s Revenge

Band name: Jenna’s Revenge Location: Portsmouth UK Bio: Hailing from the south coast of England in a blur of whiskey soaked rock n roll meet Jenna’s Revenge! The four piece, consisting of the charismatic “Sic”…

Shameless Self Promotion – Jeni Saint

GENRE: Singer-Songwriter / Acoustic / Pop LOCATION: West Sussex Jeni Saint’s sound is a modern take on the classic singer-songwriter mould. Inspired by the likes of Carole King, Karen Carpenter and Kate Bush, Jeni uncovers…

The Mercury Awards 2009 – All nominees live performances

The Mercury Prize, named for a now defunct telecoms company that tried to challenge British Telecom’s dominance back in the 90’s, is one of the highlights of the UK’s musical calendar. It’s the one high…

Kutiman – Thru You

Now this is the kind of innovation I love to see, especially when it produces something as full of feeling and funk as these tracks from Israeli producer Kutiman. He’s gathered toghether a mass of…

YouTube Baulks at PRS Rates

VS In what may prove a revolutionary move, YouTube is refusing to pay the increased licensing fee that the MCPS/PRS alliance has demanded for the right to stream music videos for signed artists in the…

BBC Worldwide Plans Ad-Supported Music Service

BBC Worldwide is working on an ad-supported music service that would offer free streaming or paid downloads of songs and videos from the BBC archives, including live performances from its “Top of the Pops” and…