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Reading & Leeds 2017

Katie Shepherd reports back from this year’s empowering (and still thoroughly ‘rock’) Reading festival

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Modern Day Warriors: What we owe Prog

After the recent launch of the official prog chart, Joe Connell examines the place that an often caricatured genre has in music today

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Preview: Muse

The stadium giants to bring the noise to Manchester Academy

From student to author, Sexy Ben in Maple 16 has never been too far from Nicola Jane's heart. Photo: Cesar Viteri @Multimaniaco

Erotica author searches for Oak House ‘lover’

Erotica author launches search for Sexy Ben, student she was inspired by whilst studying at Manchester University


5 songs in the field of: Birth

Resident child birth expert Tom Ingham pushes out 5 songs in the field of birth…

Muse - The 2nd Law. Photo: MuseAllUp

Muse: The 2nd Law – Review

Warner Bros; 2012


Column: We are not amused

Following the release of their sixth studio album, Dan Jones takes a look at where Muse went wrong

Matt Bellamy, Muse's frontman, wows the crowds.

Reading Festival 2011

One of the UK’s biggest and most popular festivals returned this year with headline acts Muse, My Chemical Romance and The Strokes, but who stood out and who just flopped?