Kate Bush Features At Olympic Closing Ceremony (Sort Of)


In what was a definite mixed bag of musical – ahem – talent, it can be said (in terms of generated sales) that Kate Bush’s featured remix of her 1985 top 3 hit, ‘Running Up That Hill (A Deal With God), was the highlight of the 30th Olympiad’s closing ceremony. Despite not actually making a [...]

Kate Bush: A Great British Icon


Today (30th July 2012) sees many a fan across the world dusting off the old Hounds Of Love vinyl and paying their little homage to birthday girl, Kate Bush. At 54-years-old and still producing stellar albums (such as 2011′s 50 Words for Snow), Bush has been the trailblazer that set a path for some of [...]

Spice Girls Reunite For the Olympics – We’re Doomed After All


Affirming that they are indeed up there with the likes of The Who, who will also be playing the show as a part of their tour, 90s girl group the Spice Girls will be performing at the closing ceremony of the London Olympics. While the group were already in talks to commission a musical, Viva Forever!, the live reunion had [...]

Muse Reveal Tracklist for The 2nd Law

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After the recent announcement of The 2nd Law’s debut single being the official song to the 2012 London Olympics, Muse have now released the tracklist to the forthcoming album. The new record, expected to drop September 18th via Helium 3/Warner Bros, consists of thirteen tracks, two of which appear to be a symphonic outro. Check [...]

Watch: Muse – Survival

After the recent debut of “Survival” as the official track for this year’s London Olympics, the next appropriate step is an official video. The song will also be featured on Muse’s forthcoming record, The 2nd Law, expected to drop September 18th via Helium 3/Warner Bros. After a reverse chronology of historical film, the video becomes [...]

Listen: Muse – Survival


During a very slow week of news, Muse seems to be a continuous topic of interest throughout the blogosphere. Yesterday the group was set to perform a mystery song on BBC Radio 1, but this quickly transformed into today’s more exciting announcement. With Muse’s “Survive” set to be the official song for the 2012 London [...]

New Muse Single Announced as Official Track of 2012 Olympics


Alternative rock giants Muse have today announced both the name of their new single, and that the single itself will act as the official track for the 2012 London Olympics commencing on the 27th July. The news that Muse’s new single would be play on BBC Radio 1, was reported just yesterday, and after a [...]

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 [...]