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Guitar John Lennon used to record ‘Love Me Do’ sells at auction for £1.6m

Acoustic guitar was also used to record 'I Want to Hold Your Hand' in 1962<p>The guitar John Lennon used while recording The Beatles’ ‘Love Me Do’ has …

Guitar

Norwegian singer Aurora covers Oasis’ ‘Half The World Away’ for John Lewis Christmas advert – watch

The newcomer released her debut EP in May<p>Norwegian singer <b>Aurora</b> has covered Oasis song ‘Half The World Away’ for this year’s John Lewis Christmas …

Bloc Party frontman blames band’s line-up changes on drugs and ‘deep-seated issues’

Kele Okereke tells NME about Gordon Moakes and Matt Tong's departure from the group<p>Bloc Party frontman Kele Okereke opens up about why two of the …

Romanian Prime Minister Resigns Over Fatal Nightclub Fire

<b>UPDATE:</b> One week after the tragic Bucharest nightclub fire, the death toll has climbed to 39, the <i>Associated Press</i> reports.<p>Several key members of the …

Europe

Iconic London venue The Coronet to close after 138 years

Oasis, Blur, The Libertines, Charlie Chaplin and more have all performed at the venue<p>Long-standing London venue The Coronet has announced its close …

The Stone Roses add two extra Manchester dates following ‘unprecedented’ demand for tickets

Band will now play four nights at Manchester's Etihad Stadium in 2016<p>The Stone Roses have added two extra dates to their run of gigs at Manchester’s …

Coldplay share clip of mysterious new music with fans – listen

Band are rumoured to be releasing new album 'A Head Full Of Dreams' in December<p>Coldplay have shared a clip from a new song via Facebook.<p>The song has …

New Albums

Primal Scream to reissue ‘Screamadelica’ later this month

Album was last reissued in 2011 to celebrate 20th anniversary<p>Primal Scream album ‘Screamadelica’ is to be reissued later this month (November).<p>First …

screamadelica

Major Lazer plot The Weeknd collaboration, new album

Major Lazer’s Diplo has giving an update on the group’s plans going into 2016.<p>Speaking to AMP Radio, the producer spoke about their fourth album …

Team behind Amy Winehouse film to release Oasis documentary next year

Filmmakers given "unprecendented" access to band and archive footage<p>The team behind this year’s <i>Amy</i> are to make a new documentary about Oasis.<p>James …

The Stone Roses announce two massive shows at Manchester City’s Etihad Stadium next summer

Manchester four-piece also reveal plans to play T In The Park in July 2016<p>The Stone Roses have announced two massive headline shows at Manchester …

Foo Fighters

Hans Zimmer is playing two UK arena shows next year

The Lion King composer will perform at Wembley Arena in 2016<p>Alexandra Pollard <br>11:09 2nd November 2015<p>Hans Zimmer<p><b>Hans Zimmer has announced two UK</b> …

Adele’s ‘Hello’ goes straight to Number One with biggest sales figures since 2012

Justin Bieber stuck at Number Two with his single 'Sorry'<p>Adele‘s ‘Hello’ has gone straight to Number One in the Official UK Album Chart, becoming the …

Music Videos

Radiohead sue Parlophone, lawyers debate possible impact

By | Published on Thursday 29 October 2015<p>Radiohead have sued their former label Parlophone, it has emerged, in a dispute over deductions made from …

Suede announce UK/European tour ahead of new LP/DVD Night Thoughts

The band will tour across the continent through the first two months of 2016 following the release of their new album.<p>Each show will consist of two …

Beastie Boys musical to open in London

<b>A Beastie Boys musical is set to open in London next month.</b><p>Licensed to Ill is a new show that follows Mike D, MCA and Ad-Rock on their journey from …

Savages announce world tour for 2016

Savages have announced a mammoth world tour in support of their upcoming second album ‘Adore Life’.<p>The dates begin with a previously announced early …

Richard Hawley tickets for UK tour 2016 on sale now

<b>Richard Hawley has announced details of some huge UK tour dates for February 2016. Tickets are on sale today.</b><p>The Arctic Monkeys and Pulp …

Siri Limits Answers For People Who Don’t Subscribe To Apple Music

If you want Siri to answer any questions about music charts, past or present, you’ll have to shell out for an Apple Music subscription, The Verge …

Foxes tickets for 2016 UK tour on sale 9am - buy

<b>As she gears up for yet another huge year, Foxes has announced details of a UK tour for Spring 2016. Full dates and ticket details are below. Tickets</b> …

Adele Announces NBC, BBC Concert Specials

Adele has announced <i>Adele Live in New York City</i>, a one-hour concert special that will be taped on November 17 at NYC's Radio City Music Hall, as <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i> points out. The performance, which will be her first U.S. show since 2011, airs December 14 on NBC. It's directed by Beth …

Radio City Music Hall

Jamie Woon announces 2016 UK dates

Jamie Woon has announced 2016 UK dates, which follow the release of his ‘Making Time’ album.<p>Woon’s first record in four years comes out 6th November …

Keith Richards reveals his ‘Desert Island Discs’ – listen

Richards went old school, picking Etta James and Chuck Berry on his BBC appearance on Sunday (October 25)<p>Legendary guitarist with The Rolling Stones …

Keith Richards

Modern Baseball announce UK shows next Spring

Philly’s Modern Baseball are UK bound next February for a couple of dates in London and Manchester. The shows follow the band’s surprise release of …

Noel Gallagher hints at new music from The Stone Roses: ‘They’re blooming’

Oasis man was appearing on football show 'Soccer AM' when he made the comments<p>Noel Gallagher has suggested that there could soon be renewed activity …

Noel Gallagher

Father John Misty announces biggest UK tour to date - tickets

<b>Father John Misty has announced details of his biggest UK tour to date. Full dates and ticket details are below.</b><p>The Fleet Foxes man turned solo …

U2 & Apple Music Pair for U2 Experience Bus & New Virtual Reality Video

Alright, so U2 and Apple Music may have found what fans are lookin’ for.<p>U2’s ‘Boy’ at 35: Classic Track-by-Track Album Review<p>The band and brand came …

David Bowie to release “oddest” album yet, Blackstar, in January

Upon its release in 2013, <i>The Next Day</i> marked David Bowie’s first album in 10 years. Fans of the legendary musician won’t have to wait nearly as long …

SoundCloud removes Jackmaster mixes so he gives them away

Jackmaster is giving away a host of mixes for free download via WeTransfer in reaction to SoundCloud removing the original uploads from his …

Tame Impala soundtrack new Apple Watch advert – watch

'The Less I Know The Better' used in new commercial<p>Tame Impala‘s music has been used in a new advert for Apple.<p>‘The Less I Know The Better’ from the …

Apple Watch