31 Jul, 2012
Plan B: Live at 100 Club Tonight
Plan B is performing live at the Converse Represent event tonight at the 100 Club in London.
Watch the full event live streaming here.
Plan B: 'ill Manors' #1 Album
'ill Manors' has entered the BBC Radio One Album Chart at #1 in it's first week of release, giving Plan B aka Ben Drew his second number one album, following 'The Defamation of Strickland Banks'.
'ill Manors' is the soundtrack to his movie of the same name, which has been in cinemas since the beginning of June.
Django Django: New Video 'Hail Bop'
Django Django unveil their new video 'Hail Bop', taken from their self-titled debut album. Directed by Daniel Swan.
28 Jul, 2012
Two Door Cinema Club: Guardian Live Session
Two Door Cinema Club dropped in at The Guardian studios this week, to appear in the 'How We Wrote' session... where they performed an exclusive live version of their current single 'Sleep Alone'.
The new album 'Beacon' is released on 3rd September.
- Matt Bates
Dizzee Rascal feat. Pepper: Official Olympic Song 'Scream'
Dizzee Rascal has had a busy week; performing at both the Olympic Torch Relay event on Thursday, to a crowd of 65,000, and then again as part of the London 2012 Olympic Games Opening Ceremony. Last night at the Olympic Stadium he performed the #1 hit 'Bonkers', to a live audience of 80,000 in the 27 million pound spectacular... which is estimated to have reached over a billion people worldwide.
Dizzee will release his official Olympic song 'Scream' on 5th August, it features his protege Pepper on vocals, who is also represented by Primary Talent.
Alex Trimble (Two Door Cinema Club) at London 2012 Olympics
Alex Trimble from Two Door Cinema Club was a special guest at last night's London 2012 Olympic Games Opening Ceremony. He sang 'Caliban's Dream' a song especially written for the event by Underworld's Rick Smith, as athletes carried the Olympic Torch around the stadium.
Rufus Wainwright: 'Jericho' on the Late Show
Rufus Wainwright performed 'Jericho' live on the 'Late Show with David Letterman' on 23rd July, on the eve of his latest USA tour, to promote the 'Out Of The Game' album.
Two Door Cinema Club: NME Front Cover
Next week, 1st August - Two Door Cinema Club, will be the cover stars of the new NME. The new single 'Sleep Alone' is out now, and the album 'Beacon' is released on September 3rd.
See Two Door Cinema Club on tour throughout Europe from 4th August.
- Matt Bates
Two Door Cinema Club: New Single and Album
Two Door Cinema Club release their new single 'Sleep Alone' as a digital download on 21st July. This is followed by a 7" vinyl on 3rd September. For a limited 24 hour period, it will also be available as a free download from the bands website.
This will be followed by the new album 'Beacon' on 3rd September on the Kitsune and Glassnote record labels. Check the video trailer here...
- Matt Bates
Lana Del Rey: New Video 'Summertime Sadness'
'Summertime Sadness' is the new video from Lana Del Rey, the song is taken from her debut album 'Born To Die'. The video also stars singer and actress Jaime King.
No Doubt: New Single 'Settle Down'
No Doubt release their new single 'Settle Down' on 17th September, and it is followed by their first album for eleven years, 'Push and Shove' on the 24th, on Interscope Records
10 Jul, 2012
Rufus Wainwright: 'Out of the Game' Best of 2012
Rolling Stone magazine has listed Rufus Wainwright's 'Out of the Game', amongst the Best Albums of 2012, so far...
Santigold: New Single 'The Keepers'
Santigold releases her new single 'The Keepers'.
See her at the Wireless Festival in Hyde Park on Friday 6th July.
Dub Pistols: New Album 'Worshipping The Dollar'
Dub Pistols release their new album 'Worshipping The Dollar' today on Sunday Best Recordings.
"Dub Pistols truly cement their place amongst the great British outlaw acid house bands"
DJ Magazine 9.5/10
"Dub Pistols continue to evolve... Big beats, big breaks, big bass, big smile."
Clash Magazine 7/10
"A powerful and infectious summer listen, worship Dub Pistols"
Big Cheese 4/5
Plan B: New Single 'Lost My Way'
Released today 'Lost My Way' is the new single from Plan B, taken from his 'Ill Manors' album. Also available as a remix by the Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon.