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Ryan Adams has announced further live shows in the UK and Ireland to his upcoming 2017 ‘Prisoner’ tour. Adams has now added two dates in Lemington Spa and Warrington, plus additional shows in Bournemouth and Cambridge. Tickets go on sale 9am this Friday 31st March - tour details below. Tick
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Ride have announced their long awaited (twenty years to be precise) new album titled 'Weather Diaries', due out 16th June via Wichita.  Their last album was in fact ‘Tarantula’ in 1996. A couple of tracks from the album have already surfaced - ‘Charm Assault’ and ‘Home Is A Feeling
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Johnny Marr has reunited with Matt Johnson's post-punk outfit The The for an exclusive Record Store Day release, their  first track in 15 years, a tune called ‘You Can’t Stop What’s Coming’. Marr served in the group from 1988–1994. Since forming the band in the late ’70s, singer/s
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This year's Record Store Day - which will be it's 10th - takes place this year on Saturday 22nd April.  Over 500 exclusive releases have so far been announced. To mark it's 10th year, Anton Newcombe (Brian Jonestown Massacre), Kate Tempest, Kate Nash and Izzy Bizu have been named as official ch
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As part of  The Joshua Tree 30th anniversary celebration, U2 will be producing a limited edition collectors box-set of the album. The box-set will have a number of remixed tracks including Steve Lillywhite's 2017 mix of “Red Hill Mining Town.”  The remix will also be available as a 12
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In addition to a major European tour, Bob Dylan has now  announced a series of new summer dates for North America. After performing at the Firefly Festival in Delaware, and some shows in upstate New York, Dylan will perform a number of shows across Canada.  Full tour dates below. Dylan i
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Rock 'n' Roll pioneer and legendary guitarist Chuck Berry,  sadly passed away yesterday, Saturday March 18th, aged 90. Missouri police said they responded to a medical emergency at a home at approximately 12.40pm local time. “Inside the home, first responders observed an unresponsive man an
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The following was reported in the London Evening Standard: Stormzy has blasted the NME for using an image of him on the magazine cover without his permission for a story about depression. The London Grime star has spoken out in interviews about his experiences with depression, but has hit o
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Just when you thought there couldn't possibly be any further Ed Sheeran music related news he announces he's the third and final headliner for this years Glastonbury Festival. Confirming the long-rumoured news via Instagram post, the singer announced he will close the Pyramid Stage on the Sunday
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The self titled album which was which was originally released in March 1995 - and reached number 1 in the albums chart - will be repackaged with a bonus flexi-disc and fanzine featuring "In The City" from their John Peel session. Drummer Justin Welch said "The band is shocked and totally overwhel
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Manchester's Happy Mondays are to embark on a major UK and Ireland greatest hits tour. The band will be performing throughout November and December to mark the 30th anniversary of their debut album, ‘Squirrel and G-Man Twenty Four Hour Party People Plastic Face Carnt Smile (White Out)’.
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To commemorate the 10th anniversary of Record Store Day on April 22nd, Parlophone will be releasing two limited edition David Bowie albums, CRACKED ACTOR (Live in Los Angeles 1974) recorded during the Philly Dogs Tour that's seeing its first-ever official release, and a recreation of the ultra-rare
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U2 are set to reissue their 1987 classic album, The Joshua Tree, on 2nd June. A super deluxe edition release will include the original 11-track album, rarities and B-sides, a live recording of their 1987 Madison Square Garden show, new remixes from Daniel Lanois, St Francis Hotel, Jacknife Lee, S
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Over a hundred new bands have been added to this years The Great Escape festival in Brighton, including Superfood, Estrons and Jay Som. TGE takes place between 18th - 20th May. Full band listing as follows: ABRA CADABRA / AGAR AGAR / ALEX CAMERON / ALTAMEDA / ALYSS / AMY BECKER / ARISTOPHAN
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