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I Can See It All Tonight, 679 Recordings

Ash, Somerset House, London

Grandaddy, Astoria, London

Album: Manitoba

Up In Flames, Leaf

When Will I Be Famous?

My Morning Jacket, Garage, London
The Casanovas, The Monarch, London
The Kings of Leon/The Sleepy Jackson/The Basement, Garage, London

Album: The Flaming Lips

Finally The Punk Rockers Are Taking Acid 1983-1988; The Day They Shot A Hole In The Jesus Egg 1989-1991

Album: David Baerwald

Here Comes The New Folk Underground, Lost Highway

Old templates, new possibilities

The Experimental Pop Band/Schneider Tm/To Rococo Rot | Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

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The Critics: Rock: Somewhere over the rainbow is the perfect gig

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Rock: Have you heard the one about the Canadians?

Barenaked Ladies Wembley Arena, London Gorky's Zygotic Mynci Scala, London

ROCK & POP: Heavy metal for the 90s

Eminem Astoria, London Flaming Lips Forum, London; Death in Vegas; Shepherd's Bush Empire, London

Pop Live: Flaming hot - stage or not

THE FLAMING LIPS THE FORUM LONDON

Going Out: Pop - ALBUM REVIEWS

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In fact it, as much as anywhere, deserves independence
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Jordan Dunn became one of the best-paid models in the world
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Boyd Tonkin on the fall-out from the Scottish referendum
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The shoe designer who has been dubbed 'the patron saint of the stiletto'
The Beatles biographer reveals exclusive original manuscripts of some of the best pop songs ever written

Scrambled eggs and LSD

Behind The Beatles' lyrics - thanks to Hunter Davis's original manuscript copies
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Dance’s new leading ladies fight back: How female vocalists are now writing their own hits

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