1. Coldcut Talk New 'Only Heaven' EP, Longevity & the Importance of 'Staying Stupid'

    December 02, 2016 9:48 AM EST 0 0 0 Matt Black and Jonathan More have been making sample-heavy music as Coldcut for three decades; Ninja Tune, the esteemed independent label they founded, celebrated its 25th birthday last year. But More doesn't take this longevity too seriously. ...

  2. Massive Attack 'Take It There' with New 'Ritual Spirit' EP And Music Video

    January 28, 2016 12:46 PM EST First, it was an Instagram tease to give fans a track list taste. Then it was Fantom , an iPhone app containing sound bites of four tracks. Today (Jan.28), trip-hop group Massive Attack ’s Ritual Spirit EP has been released via Virgin/EMI. Ritual S ...

  3. Aussie Rapper 360 Plays With All-Star Line-up on New Album, Bound for Lollapalooza

    June 21, 2013 3:39 AM EDT Two years ago, Australian rapper 360 could walk into any pub in his own country for a quiet drink. Not any more. The tall, heavily tattooed artist is already hard to miss. But he’s become a national star since his sophomore album, “Falling & F ...

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  5. Duran Duran, Snow Patrol Kick Off Olympic Concerts in Hyde Park

    July 28, 2012 4:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 While Sir Paul McCartney and Arctic Moneys were serenading the atheletes across town, a spectacular concert featuring Duran Duran, Snow Patrol, Stereophonics and Paolo Nutini took place in London's Hyde Park Friday (June 27) evening to mark the ...

  6. Thom Yorke To Play Big Chill Fest

    May 14, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has been announced as one of the main acts for this year's Big Chill Festival , joining MIA and Massive Attack on the Deer Park Stage this summer. Other previously announced acts for the 40,000-capacity festival ...

  7. M.I.A., Massive Attack To Headline U.K. Big Chill Fest

    April 01, 2010 12:00 AM EDT M.I.A. and U.K. dance veterans Massive Attack are to headline the U.K. Big Chill festival, held at Eastnor Castle Deer Park, Herefordshire, Aug. 5-8. Other acts confirmed to the play the Festival Republic-organized event, which celebrates its 16th ...

  8. Springsteen, Neil Young, Blur To Headline Glastonbury

    May 26, 2009 5:19 PM EDT 0 0 0 Glastonbury, the world's largest green field arts and music festival has shied away from rap and chosen Neil Young, Bruce Springsteen and Blur as its headline acts this year, a return to its guitar-based roots. Hip-hop superstar Jay-Z headlined ...

  9. THESE NEW PURITANS, "Beat Pyramid"

    June 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A rock band that sings about numerology and primary color spectrums? Did Lewis and Gilbert from "Revenge of the Nerds" get the Tri Lambs back together for a reunion album to prove their win in the tal A rock band that sings about numerolog ...

  10. 02OnTV

    January 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Jan. 8-14, 2006. MONDAY, JAN. 8 "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured artist(s): Jennifer Hudson (also scheduled: David Arquette). "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," NBC Featured artist(s ...

  11. Ninja Tune Leaps Into Second Life

    December 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST In a groundbreaking move, independent U.K. label Ninja Tune is to launch a music video channel in the Second Life virtual realm. Supported by U.K. digital music research firm Music Ally, the new Ninja TV station will feature several hours of full- ...

  12. Gorillaz / April 2, 5, 2006 / Harlem, N.Y. (Apollo Theatre)

    April 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The first night of a multi-date stand can either be a rousing success or a total train wreck. In the case of Gorillaz's run at New York's Apollo Theatre, it was a little bit of both. How would they pu The first night of a multi-date stand ...

  13. Gorillaz Descending On Apollo Theater

    March 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Animated band Gorillaz will overtake New York's legendary Apollo Theater for an April 2-6 stand, during which it will recreate material from its 2005 album, "Demon Days." Animated band Gorillaz will overtake New York's legendary ...

  14. SXSW 2005 PREVIEW (4 of 4)

    March 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Selected profiles of noteworthy acts that will perform during this year's South by Southwest Music & Media Conference March 16-20 in Austin, Texas: Willy Mason, Kathleen Edwards, L'Altra and M.I.A Selected profiles of noteworthy acts t ...

  15. Mashups

    March 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Tangled Web: A weekly column featuring intriguing online music-related issues & destinations. This Week: Mashups. The combination of CD-ripping and home recording software with blog Internet publishing technology has led to an explosion of onlin ...

  16. High-Profile Duets Stud Olympics Album

    May 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Duets by Earth Wind & Fire and Roots Manuva, Sting and Mariza, and Moby and Public Enemy will be featured on the official Athens 2004 Olympics pop album, details of which were announced this week. Duets by Earth Wind & Fire and Roots M ...

  17. High-Profile Duets Stud Olympics Album

    May 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Duets by Earth Wind & Fire and Roots Manuva, Sting and Mariza, and Moby and Public Enemy will be featured on the official Athens 2004 Olympics pop album, details of which were announced this week. Duets by Earth Wind & Fire and Roots M ...

  18. Orton Walks On The 'Other Side'

    August 05, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 U.K. singer/songwriter Beth Orton will on Sept. 2 release "The Other Side of Daybreak," a collection of B-sides, remixes, live tracks and covers. U.K. singer/songwriter Beth Orton will on Sept. 2 release "The Other Side of Daybreak,&q ...

  19. Brit Awards 2003 Nominees

    January 14, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Nominees for the Brit Awards 2003, which will take place Feb. 20 at London's Earls Court. Below are the nominees for the Brit Awards 2003, which will take place Feb. 20 at London's Earls Court: British male solo artist: Badly Drawn Boy (XL ...

  20. Every Day

    June 15, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Imagine if someone created a score to a film that never was. A collection of compositions so full of depth that they enable the listeners to imagine their own scenes. Jason Swinscoe and his Cinematic Imagine if someone created a score to a film that ...

  21. Radiohead, Strokes Lead NME Award Nominations

    February 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Radiohead and the Strokes lead the nominations for U.K. music magazine NME's Carling Awards with four each. U2, Ian Brown, Andrew WK, Gorillaz, Kylie Minogue, and Linkin Park are recognized in three c Radiohead and the Strokes lead the nominati ...

  22. Anglo Files

    July 31, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Profile of producer/MC Roots Manuva. Hip Hop's Hope: Roots Manuva Being lumbered with the dubious title of "of U.K. hip-hop's savior" might have sent some individuals spiraling into panic. South London producer/MC Roots Manuva (r ...

  23. The Anglo Files

    May 15, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Lil Devious, Neotropic, Bran Van 3000, Ninja Tune Ministry Secure Lil Devious From Miami The fallout from this year's Winter Music Conference continues to loom large in Europe, as one of Miami's biggest tunes has been picked up by ...