Jay-Z and Rihanna Headline London 2012 Olympic Games


According to Businessweek, Jay-Z and Rihanna will be the headlining acts in the BBC Radio 1 Hackney Weekend Festival on June 23-24, 2012. This Olympic cultural event takes place one month prior to the actual games. Other headliners include Florence + The Machine, Jack White and David Guetta. Festival organizers comment that the festival will [...]

Alabama Shakes Announce Tour Dates

Alabama Shakes

Alabama Shakes, the group who has made an enormous splash in the music scene considering their lack of material, announced tour dates throughout the United States and Europe. The tour, spanning March to June, begins in London and ultimately subsides at Bonnaroo. Their debut LP, Boys & Girls, is set to drop April 10th via [...]

The 2 Bears’ Valentine’s Day Download


DFA Records artists, The 2 Bears (Joe Goddard and Raf Daddy), are treating their fans to a ‘bear hug’ for Valentine’s Day, in the form of a free radio edit and club edit of the track of the same name (“Bear Hug”). Free Download: The 2 Bears – “Bear Hug” “Bear Hug” is off the [...]

Show Review: Ani Difranco at the Union Chapel


I will remember this show for a long, long time. However, there’s one person in the audience who I can guarantee will remember it for the rest of their lives. More on that later, though. It may seem odd to begin a review with such an odd, obvious sentiment, but I really must get it [...]

Morrissey Announces Two London Performances


On August 7th and 8th Morrissey will rock two venues in London, first O2 Academy Brixton then the London Palladium. Morrissey has been busy all summer with a calendar chock full of gigs and festivals, including Glastonbury. The singer is ready to release his next album as far as the music goes, but is still [...]

Odd Future Insult The Newlywed Royals During London Gig

Los Angeles rap collective Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All insulted the newlywed royals during a profanity and stage-diving filled gig in London.

OPETH to Perform Six Exclusive Shows to Celebrate Twentieth Anniversary Spring 2010


Sweden’s OPETH, is celebrating their twentieth anniversary in the of Spring 2010 with six exclusive shows that will take place across the globe in various international locales such as Stockholm, Sweden; Essen, Germany; Paris, France; London, UK; New York City, NY; and Los Angeles, CA. The band will perform two sets at each show. The [...]