April 19th, 2011

Foo Fighters, Radiohead Boost UK Record Store Day Sales

Posted on 19 Apr 2011 at 2:35pm

Contributions from heavyweight rock acts such as Radiohead and Foo Fighters contributed to this year’s Record Store Day enjoying its highest level of sales since being initiated in 2007.

First Look at Tranformers 3 & Linkin Park Single

Posted on 19 Apr 2011 at 1:13pm

Linkin Park are excited to announce that their new single, “Iridescent,” will be featured in the upcoming film, Transformers: Dark of the Moon.

Mike Shinoda explains: “Iridescent” has always been a fan-favorite when we play live, so we’re thrilled that Michael Bay decided to feature it in his third Transformers movie. Check out a first look of Linkin Park and Transformers 3 below.

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Kaiser Chiefs’ Ricky Wilson Collapses During London Marathon

Posted on 19 Apr 2011 at 12:34pm

Kaiser Chiefs frontman Ricky Wilson reportedly needed treatment from paramedics after collapsing shortly before the finish of the gruelling London Marathon last weekend.

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Arcade Fire To Release New DVD With Exclusive Bonus Tracks

Posted on 19 Apr 2011 at 8:36am

Scenes from the Suburbs, a short film by Spike Jonze, is set for a DVD release on June 27th 2011 via Sonovox, and will include two previously unreleased exclusive tracks recorded during ‘The Suburbs‘ album session.

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Everything Everything, The xx Up For 2011 Ivor Novello Awards

Posted on 19 Apr 2011 at 6:28am

Everything Everything and The xx are amongst the acts nominated for this year’s 56th Ivor Novello Awards.

Review: Glasvegas – ‘Euphoric /// Heartbreak \\\’

Posted on 19 Apr 2011 at 5:05am

When Glasgow meets Las Vegas it’s like having The Killers over for tea at Mogwai’s rocket space house in some distant galaxy of harmonia. The Doves have flown in. They’re all drinking from vessels of rapture and nibbling cosmic hot rocks as they ascend to the heights of astral waves. They find Bono there, he is puzzled, and the gang direct him accordingly and wrongly- sending him to a galaxy far away.

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