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Preview: Rex Orange County

Surrey-born Alex O’Connor’s lo-fi, scratchy guitar soul borrows elements, old and new, from Stevie Wonder, Frank Ocean, Mac Demarco, Thundercat, King Krule, ...

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Kendal Calling festival announces line-up

Fan-favourite, award-winning festival Kendal Calling have announced their huge lineup for 2018. Catfish and the Bottlemen, The Libertines, Run DMC and Haçienda ...

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Top 5: Grammys Performances

Kendrick Lamar, 2016 – 'The Blacker the Berry', 'Alright', 'Untitled 3' As Kendrick meandered onto the Grammys stage in 2016, bound by chains ...

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Kendal Calling festival announces line-up

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Top 5: Grammys Performances

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On of the hottest British artists of 2017 stops by Gorilla on his first headline tour

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Kendal Calling festival announces line-up

The Libertines, Catfish and the Bottlemen, and Run DMC all set to headline

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Top 5: Grammys Performances

Alex Corns looks back on some of the most unforgettable performances of Grammys history

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Obituary: Mark E. Smith

Contributor, Hana Kelly reflects upon the highlights of Mark E. Smiths’ life and achievements

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Music in 2018

Music Editor, Hannah Brierley, runs through some of the new artists to look out for this year, as well as a rundown of rumours and album releases for the year too

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Bluedot Festival announce line-up

The Cheshire festival will host The Chemical Brothers, The Flaming Lips and Future Islands in July

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Preview: The Howl & The Hum

If a musical hotspot like Manchester has left their Jimmy’s show this weekend on ‘Waiting List Only’, you know you’re in for something worthwhile

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Preview: CORE Takeover, MCR

CORE Music takes over Manchester’s AATMA on the 26th of January

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Top 5: Albums of the Year

As 2017 comes to a close, Jake Oliver reflects on the albums that have stood out the most to him over the last 12 months

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Preview: LANY

LA alt-pop band LANY will come to the Ritz this December

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Playlists: Money vs. Love

Two longtime rivals of lyricism are pitted against one another: it’s time to find the winner once and for all

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Why you should see City Calm Down tomorrow

The Melbourne four-piece play Soup Kitchen on Tuesday 28th November