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Mark Hamill once found a David Bowie review in a ‘Star Wars’ costume

While filming the first instalment of the epic space franchise back in 1976<p><b>Mark Hamill</b> has revealed he once found a David Bowie review in a <i>Star Wars</i> …

David Bowie

Noel Gallagher responds to Oasis’ ‘Live Forever’ being voted the best British song ever

1994 single pips 'Bohemian Rhapsody' to top spot<p>Oasis‘ ‘ Live Forever’ has been voted the best British song ever in a new poll, with Noel Gallagher …

List-Worthy

David Byrne – American Utopia

Pop polymath delivers surreal state of the nation address<p>Listen to “Don’t Worry About the Government” from <b>Talking Heads</b>‘ 1977 debut album and you …

David Byrne

Last night, Matt Bellamy and Graham Coxon’s Beatles tribute band stormed the Royal Albert Hall

Meet Dr Pepper's Jaded Hearts Club Band<p>Last night saw Graham Coxon join Muse frontman Matt Bellamy’s new Beatles tribute act on stage at the Royal …

Britpop

Smoke Some Weed, Take a Walk, and Read This Interview With Neil Young

Sixty years into an iconic career, Young is still fighting back against the recording industry. In a rare interview, he talks to Noisey about art, algorithms, and the likelihood of music saving the world.<p>"They're beautiful," Neil Young says of the new melodies he's had rolling around his head …

Archives

Spinnin' @ HQ - March 2018 - Matt Grant

30 Fascinating Early Bands of Future Music Legends

From Billy Joel's heavy-metal duo to Madonna's post-punk act and Neil Young's Motown outfit, these are the primordial groups that rock forgot<p>Even …

Hospitalisation from taking cocaine has risen 90 percent in the last four years

"We’re already hearing that A&E and hospitals are pressured for resources, and this adds significant additional strain."<p>Hospitalisation linked to the …

Cocaine

Stevie Wonder defends Bruno Mars over “bullshit” cultural appropriation accusations

"God created music for all of us to enjoy," Wonder says<p>Stevie Wonder has spoken in defence of Bruno Mars following accusations of cultural …

Stevie Wonder

Arctic Monkeys to reissue debut album on “smoke” vinyl

It'll come with a 16-page booklet which features lyrics, exclusive liner notes and an original poem by John Cooper Clarke<p>Arctic Monkeys are set to …

Arctic Monkeys

In keeping with the times we have had to move to a new home, the old site is still there but will no longer be updated peeps! #stayfunky

‘Smell my cheese!’ – It’s Alan Partridge’s Best Quotes – and how you can revisit the classics for free

Cook a cat! Alan Partridge just doesn’t die. The hapless TV and radio presenter, a man with no social skills whose entire job relies on having good …

Introducing NME Gold Paul Weller

Meet the latest addition to the Uncut family...<p>A new week, a new magazine. This time, please allow me to cue up the latest issue of <b>NME Gold</b> – a new …

The Chemical Brothers Announce Major Show At London’s Alexandra Palace

The Chemical Brothers have announced details of a huge London show for later this year. The electronic music pioneers will play the city’s Alexandra …

Universal Music

The Who to release Live At The Fillmore East 1968 for 50th anniversary

Pete Townshend's 1972 solo album Who Came First also reissued<p><b>The Who</b> will finally release an official album of their much bootlegged 1968 Fillmore …

Rock Music

Great to share the 2nd volume of @NME Gold curated by Paul Weller available Thurs. Weller has carefully selected a collection of legendary features about his heroes from the NME&Melody Maker archives. The magazine spanning over 100pages gives an insight into his life in music. https://t.co/jFVmgtD9z8

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Morrissey: his best quotes

Death Of R&B Artist, Writer & “Philly Sound” Principal Bunny Sigler

Bunny Sigler, the artist and songwriter who helped shape the famous Philadelphia Sound with Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff, died on Friday (6) at the age …

Universal Music

15 Brilliant Gallagher on Gallagher insults to use on your own siblings

If in doubt, just call them a potato<p>Liam and Noel Gallagher Credit: Getty<p>Noel and Liam’s everlong feud has now transcended the generations, when last …

Noel Gallagher

Currently Diggin" - October 2017 - Matt Grant

Time May Change Me, An Animated GIF Featuring 29 Career-Spanning Illustrations of David Bowie

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James Brown, "The Godfather Of Soul" bringing the party to the people! "The Hardest Working Man In Show Business" was all about helping others to …

Isaac Hayes' Remastered Stax Catalog Digitally Released

'Hot Buttered Soul,' 'Shaft' and 'Black Moses' among soul legend's 12 albums mastered for iTunes<p>Twelve of soul legend Isaac Hayes' most iconic …

Soul Music

‘He gave his musicians the freedom to play as a child plays – fearless and free’

8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016 The bassist in Bowie’s band remembers a towering creative force with a vision beyond music<p>• Prince remembered by Amma Asante<p>Bowie was smart… really smart. For someone who had allegedly done so many drugs, the wealth of intellect he possessed and exuded was …

David Bowie

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Famous Music Album Covers Reimagined with “Star Wars” Characters

Digital artist Steven Lear has an “unhealthy obsession for movies, music, and Photoshop,” and he ingeniously fused the trio of interests into one amusing project. Called <i>Why the LongPlay Face?</i>, the series is a mashup of popular tunes and <i>Star Wars</i>, imagining what iconic album covers would look like …

Lear

Smoove & Turrell - Fight On (Official Audio)

The Allergies — As We Do Our Thing

Allergies

Magnus Carlson & The Moon Ray Quintet - From Now On (Oskar Linnros cover - Från och med du)