Bellowhead celebrate tenth anniversary with Island signing, new LP
Bellowhead celebrate tenth anniversary with Island signing, new LP

Trad folk clan Bellowhead have signed to Universal's Island Records, which is one way to...

Believe signs SRD
Believe signs SRD

Believe Digital has announced a new deal with Southern Record Distributors. Believe will handle SRD's...

New London record store, Rye Wax, opening soon(ish)
New London record store, Rye Wax, opening soon(ish)

Since it's always a pleasant rarity to hear of a record shop opening, as opposed...

Skullcandy announces headphones for women
Skullcandy announces headphones for women

WOMEN! Are you tired of being unable to listen to music on the move? Well,...

Tango launches new news feed with integrated Spotify
Tango launches new news feed with integrated Spotify

Mobile messaging app Tango has put live a new News Feed function, which counts as...

Pirate Bay processes ten millionth torrent upload, faces two millionth Google block
Pirate Bay processes ten millionth torrent upload, faces two millionth Google block

The always contentious Pirate Bay hit a new milestone on Monday when, according to Torrentfreak,...

Oxegen short on 'suitable acts', won't take place this year
Oxegen short on 'suitable acts', won't take place this year

Irish festival Oxegen will not take place this year, its organiser MCD have confirmed, citing...

Prince makes up with Warner Music, re-release campaign planned
Prince makes up with Warner Music, re-release campaign planned

Prince has entered into a new deal with Warner Bros Records, the label he rather...

Jay Z recordings at heart of extortion allegations
Jay Z recordings at heart of extortion allegations

A producer called Chauncey Mahan was questioned over allegations of extortion on Friday in relation...

Domino Publishing signs Angel Olsen
Domino Publishing signs Angel Olsen

Angel Olsen, a folk pop artist with a strong 'choppy fringe' game, has signed a...

Melissa Steel inks Atlantic deal
Melissa Steel inks Atlantic deal

'Fresh face' Melissa Steel has signed a similarly fresh deal with Warner's Atlantic Records, so...

Live Nation takes complete control of Japanese business
Live Nation takes complete control of Japanese business

Live giant Live Nation has taken full ownership of its Japanese division, previously a joint...

Indegoot opens London office
Indegoot opens London office

US-based artist management group Indegoot Entertainment is opening a London office to be led by...

Raw Power makes new board appointments
Raw Power makes new board appointments

Artist management firm Raw Power has announced the appointment of two senior staff members to...

Beats Music not off to a flying start, sources claim
Beats Music not off to a flying start, sources claim

Beats Music managed to sign up fewer than 100,000 paying subscribers in its first 100...

Rdio partners with Brazilian media firm Grupo Bandeirantes
Rdio partners with Brazilian media firm Grupo Bandeirantes

Rdio has partnered with Brazilian media company Grupo Bandeirantes, with the latter incorporating the former's...

Blackburn to get lifetime achievement gong for second time at Radio Academy Awards
Blackburn to get lifetime achievement gong for second time at Radio Academy Awards

Tony Blackburn will get a lifetime achievement prize at this year's Radio Academy Awards (previously...

 
Paul Weller rules himself out of future Record Store Days, after limited edition single appears on eBay
Paul Weller rules himself out of future Record Store Days, after limited edition single appears on eBay

Paul Weller has ruled himself out of getting involved with future Record Store Days, after...

Bieber lawyers ask for DUI trial to be pushed back
Bieber lawyers ask for DUI trial to be pushed back

Justin Bieber's legal reps have asked for more time to prepare the pop tyke's defence...

Bellowhead celebrate tenth anniversary with Island signing, new LP
Bellowhead celebrate tenth anniversary with Island signing, new LP

Trad folk clan Bellowhead have signed to Universal's Island Records, which is one way to...

Sick Lorde postpones Australian shows
Sick Lorde postpones Australian shows

Poor sweet Lorde has called in sick (on doctors' advice, I should add) to a...

Vulfpeck told to take down silent Spotify album, issue statement (on Spotify)
Vulfpeck told to take down silent Spotify album, issue statement (on Spotify)

Vulfpeck have been "RESPECTFULLY" asked to remove one of their albums from Spotify, the band...

Release Round-Up: Trash Talk, Blondes, Delphic, Sasha Keable and Avril Lavigne
Release Round-Up: Trash Talk, Blondes, Delphic, Sasha Keable and Avril Lavigne

Yo. Sacramento thrashers Trash Talk, the one and only hardcore signing to Odd Future Records,...

Gigs & Tours Round-Up: The Libertines, Blondie, 1Xtra, Flying Lotus, and Kaiser Chiefs
Gigs & Tours Round-Up: The Libertines, Blondie, 1Xtra, Flying Lotus, and Kaiser Chiefs

I hope you're sitting down, because I've got some big news. The Libertines (pictured) are getting...

Barack and Michelle Obama pay tribute to Frankie Knuckles
Barack and Michelle Obama pay tribute to Frankie Knuckles

US president Barack Obama and his wife Michelle were amongst the people to pay tribute...

Prince makes up with Warner Music, re-release campaign planned
Prince makes up with Warner Music, re-release campaign planned

Prince has entered into a new deal with Warner Bros Records, the label he rather...

Blurred Lines named the UK's all time most downloaded song
Blurred Lines named the UK's all time most downloaded song

Hey, you know how 'Blurred Lines' was really controversial in the UK and lots of...

Release Round-Up: Mastodon, Jedward, The Horrors, Tinchy Stryder and The Proper Ornaments
Release Round-Up: Mastodon, Jedward, The Horrors, Tinchy Stryder and The Proper Ornaments

Mastodon. You know them, right? They've got a new album coming out this year. It...

Gigs & Tours Round-Up: Austin Mahone, Dan Le Sac Vs Scroobius Pip and Paws
Gigs & Tours Round-Up: Austin Mahone, Dan Le Sac Vs Scroobius Pip and Paws

Sup, Mahomies? Moms' favourite pop boy Austin Mahone is going to play a show in...

Festival Line-Up Update: Long Division, Dimensions, Barnaby Festival and more
Festival Line-Up Update: Long Division, Dimensions, Barnaby Festival and more

Hey, would it interest you to discover that New Order's Stephen Morris is choosing the...

White House refuses to deport Justin Bieber
White House refuses to deport Justin Bieber

You remember that petition on the White House's We The People website calling for American...

Bob Dylan racism case dropped by French court
Bob Dylan racism case dropped by French court

French prosecutors have dropped a case brought against Bob Dylan by the French Council Of...

Paul Weller wins Mail Online privacy battle
Paul Weller wins Mail Online privacy battle

Paul Weller has been awarded £10,000 in damages relating to the publication of pictures on...

 
  • Paul Weller rules himself out of future Record Store Days, after limited edition single appears on eBay
  • Believe signs SRD
  • Skullcandy announces headphones for women
  • Vulfpeck told to take down silent Spotify album, issue statement (on Spotify)
  • Oxegen short on ‘suitable acts’, won’t take place this year
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