Lana Del Rey, GQ and Sex versus Sexuality in Music


This Tuesday, Lana Del Rey was named GQ’s Woman of the Year. She appeared on the cover of the magazine alongside Mad Men actor Johnn Slattery, James Corden, Robbie Williams and Tinie Tempah. The net is abuzz, however, over the apparent controversy that whereas the men were fully clothed, Del Rey appeared on the magazine [...]

Swedish House Mafia Announce Split


Dance trio, Swedish House Mafia have announced their plans to devolve following the climax of their upcoming tour. In an announcement on the band’s official website, DJ’s Axwell, Steve Angello and Sebastian Ingrosso, the respectoive members of the dance outfit, promised to announce the band’s last handful of tour dates in August. In a short [...]

Mercury Music Prize live update + results

Mercury Prize

UPDATE: PJ Harvey won. There you go. The sad truth is, the music industry doesn’t really have an awards show that matters as much as the Oscars to look forward too every year, with the sadder news being the Oscars don’t even matter anymore. Yet, tonight I feel a genuine anticipation. An excitement, if you [...]

PJ Harvey, Adele, Anna Calvi and Elbow to perform Mercury Prize ceremony

PJ Harvey

The Barclaycard Mercury Music Prize, hot off the heels of MTV’s most recent show effort attempt go, has announced that for the first time in the shows history, all 12 of the nominated artists will be performing at the ceremony next week, September 6th. This is pretty exciting news, and garantees this year they’ll have [...]