Music

16 February 2013

New Order's Windy Track

New Order learnt how to make 'Blue Monday' by recording their "farts" Band members Bernard Sumner and Stephen Morris were faced with the task of programming the seminal dance track by ...
16 February 2013

All Time Low Wow London With Greatest Hits Gig

All Time Low wowed the crowd with an energetic greatest hits set in London last night (15.02.13). The pop-punk group - who are made up of singer Alex Gaskarth, lead guitarist ...

16 February 2013

Haim's Secret Sister Power

Haim have a "secret power" because they are sisters. The 'Don't Save Me' band - Este, Danielle and Alana Haim- have been performing together since they were children making ...
15 February 2013

Ne-Yo Wrote Songs Aged 10

Ne-Yo has been writing songs since the age of 10. The 'Sexy Love' singer has composed songs since he was a child but admits he did not have the confidence to ...
15 February 2013

Brian McFadden Misses Sausages

Brian McFadden misses sausages and football. The former Westlife singer - who moved to Australia in 2006 to be with ex-fiancée Delta Goodrem - misses UK culture and is looking forward ...
15 February 2013

Leona Lewis Splits From Modest! Management

Leona Lewis has split from Modest! Management. The 'Bleeding Love' hitmaker has been nurtured by the company since she won talent show 'The X Factor' in 2006 but has now ...
15 February 2013

Fun. Wanted Rihanna for We Are Young

Fun. originally wanted Rihanna to appear on 'We Are Young'. The US group's biggest hit - for which they won Song of the Year at the Grammy Awards last Sunday (10.02.13) ...
15 February 2013

Kanye West to Record Track With Will Smith

Kanye West has recorded a duet with Will Smith. The 'Stronger' rapper and the 'Men In Black' star were both recently in Brazil for the Rio Carnival and while they were ...
15 February 2013

Johnny Marr Learns to Love Guitar Again

Johnny Marr has learnt "if it sounds better on a guitar, just go with it." The musician played lots of synthesisers and keyboards after quitting as The Smiths' guitarist in 1987, ...
14 February 2013

Plan B And Example Join Parklife Weekender

Plan B, Example and Rita Ora have all been confirmed to perform at the Parklife Weekender. The acts will join Jessie Ware, Disclosure, The Horrors, Marc Ronson and DJ Fresh ...
14 February 2013

Radiohead to Head Back to the Studio

Radiohead are preparing to record a new album. The 'Lotus Flower' band will regroup at the end of the summer to start work on their first new tracks since 2011. Bass player ...
14 February 2013

Tegan And Sarah Worried About Heartthrob

Tegan and Sara were worried 'Heartthrob' would sound like two different bands. The duo - made up of the titular Canadian twin sisters - were wary of how different their individual ...

14 February 2013

Deadmau5 Slams Kanye West

deadmau5 "f***ing hates" Kanye West. The 'I Remember' dance music icon has hit out at the rapper, ruling out ever teaming up with him on a track. When asked who he ...
14 February 2013

Lianna La Havas Wants Damon Albarn Collaboration

Lianne La Havas wants to work with Damon Albarn on her next album. The 'Lost & Found' songstress is hoping to collaborate with the Blur and Gorlliaz musician on her next ...
14 February 2013

Paul McCartney 'Shocked' to Win 17Th Grammy

Sir Paul McCartney was "shocked" to win a Grammy for 'Kisses on the Bottom'. The 70-year-old former Beatles musician received the Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album award for 'Kisses on the ...
14 February 2013

Foo Fighters Have New Album Ready

Foo Fighters have a new album almost ready for release. Although the rock the group are currently on hiatus, they have no plans to disband and have a collection of songs ...
14 February 2013

Rita Ora Loves Her Juvet

Rita Ora wears a "'juvet" everywhere she goes on tour. The 'Shine Ya Light' singer is currently on her 'Radioactive' tour across the UK and uses of the new quilted ...
13 February 2013

Academy of Country Music Award Nominations Announced

Taylor Swift, Miranda Lambert, Eric Church and Hunter Hayes lead nominations for the Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards. Eric has the most nods for the event with seven, including Male ...
13 February 2013

The 1975 Share a Bed

The 1975 all sleep in the same bed. The alternative rock band save money when they're touring by only hiring a single room for all four of them to sleep ...

13 February 2013

Queens of the Stone Age 'Embrace Evil' for Album

Queens of the Stone Age "embraced" their "evil" on their new album. The band sent a cryptic handwritten note to the UK's Kerrang! magazine in which they talk about the ...
13 February 2013

Justin Bieber Will Turn Musical Corner

Justin Bieber is on the "verge" of turning a musical "corner". The 18-year-old singer is facing a challenging time as his career will have to go in a new direction now ...
13 February 2013

Justin Timberlake: Timbaland Is Like My Brother

Justin Timberlake says Timbaland is like his brother. The 'SexyBack' singer has a "unique" relationship with the record producer and rapper - who he has worked with him on all three ...
13 February 2013

The Killers: Bands Must Earn Rock 'n' Roll Title

The Killers say bands need to "earn" a rock 'n' roll lifestyle. The 'Mr. Brightside' group feel musicians are only entitled to lead a wild and debauched lifestyle if they have ...
13 February 2013

Rita Ora Attacked By Crabs on Video Shoot

Rita Ora was attacked by crabs as she shot a video with Snoop Dogg. The 22-year-old singer was personally selected by the rapper to be on his new track 'Torn Apart' ...