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Tuesday 13 December 2011
There’s an understandable perception that Evan Dando blew it.
Sunday 11 December 2011
It's as if poodle rock never went away when Mötley Crüe and the hair metallists get together
Sunday 04 September 2011
Tuesday 31 May 2011
ESPN America’s Michael Kim speaks to, Greg Upchurch the drummer of US band 3 Doors Down about his sport obsession.
Tuesday 05 April 2011
17 years ago today Kurt Cobain took his own life in a suicide that shook not just the music world, but pop culture in general. All this time on, there’s very little to say about Cobain, or indeed Nirvana – the ground breaking grunge rock’n'roll band he fronted – that hasn’t already been said.
Saturday 12 March 2011
When the grunge band Alice In Chains named their 1990 debut EP We Die Young after the eponymous composition by their guitarist and primary songwriter Jerry Cantrell, it proved sadly prophetic.
Sunday 20 February 2011
In the early 1990s, when US guitar rock was at its high watermark, Yuck weren't born.
Friday 04 February 2011
Biffy Clyro are trying to crack America for the second time.
Sunday 05 September 2010
Unearthing began life as a 2006 essay by Watchmen author and comics genius Alan Moore, and has now, with the help of Warp offshoot Lex, developed into "a work of psychogeography" in multi-media form, incorporating photography and a musical backing provided by alt-hip-hop duo Crook & Flail with contributions from Faith No More's Mike Patton, Mogwai's Stuart Braithwaite, Godflesh's Justin Broadrick and drummer Zach Hill.
Sunday 15 August 2010
Friday 07 May 2010
"Somehow, some way, this record, unlike Courtney Love's persona for the last decade, isn't a cringe-inducing disaster." - nowtoronto.com
Monday 22 February 2010
Friday 25 September 2009
Commercially, Pearl Jam have followed a fairly steady downward trajectory since the huge success of Ten in 1991, a momentum the band has attempted to arrest by re-positioning itself as the Grateful Dead of Grunge and issuing "official" bootleg recordings of virtually every concert it's played since 2000 – some stretching to double- and triple-album length.
Thursday 18 June 2009
Sunday 14 June 2009
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
Street preacher quoting from the Bible fined for calling homosexuality an 'abomination'
Woman filmed launching racist tirade against men on the Tube for speaking in 'own lingo'
The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
Katie Hopkins attacked me on Twitter — so I reported her to the police for inciting racial hatred
David Cameron calls Labour 'hopeless, sneering socialists' while announcing 7-day NHS plans
- 1 Tidal launch: The most pretentious lines from Alicia Keys' valedictory speech
- 2 Trevor Noah: Jon Stewart's replacement faces online criticism over 'anti-Semitic' tweets
- 3 I might be an MP, but that doesn't stop me fighting sexism with my breasts
- 4 Martha Stewart accuses Snoop Dogg of 'smoking for four hours' during Justin Bieber Roast
- 5 Gamers confess the worst things they've done in The Sims