Full Great Escape Convention Schedule now live
Full Great Escape Convention Schedule now live

A full session-by-session guide to the CMU Insights-programmed Great Escape Convention is now online, as...

New Zealand court rules to return assets to Dotcom
New Zealand court rules to return assets to Dotcom

Personal assets seized by the New Zealand authorities when Kim Dotcom's home was raided amidst...

Dave Lee Travis formally charged over further alleged indecent assaults
Dave Lee Travis formally charged over further alleged indecent assaults

Radio DJ Dave Lee Travis has been charged with another count of indecent assault, dating...

Kids love cassettes, Record Store Day research claims
Kids love cassettes, Record Store Day research claims

One in ten young people have bought an audio cassette in the last month, according...

Ministry to broadcast online Live From The Club
Ministry to broadcast online Live From The Club

This Saturday at 1am Ministry Of Sound will launch 'Live From The Club', a Just...

Bauer Media launches national academy
Bauer Media launches national academy

Having piloted it first, since 2012, via the Scottish Media Academy, Bauer Media is now...

TeamRock appoints the world
TeamRock appoints the world

And the award for most new appointments in a month goes to the expansive media...

War Horse musicians fail in first legal bid to get jobs back
War Horse musicians fail in first legal bid to get jobs back

Five musicians made redundant from the West End production of 'War Horse' have failed in...

Katherine Jackson ordered to pay at least $800,000 towards AEG legal fees
Katherine Jackson ordered to pay at least $800,000 towards AEG legal fees

Katherine Jackson has either won or lost her legal battle over the legal costs incurred...

Former Warner chief signs David Gray for publishing
Former Warner chief signs David Gray for publishing

The new company of former Warner UK chief Christian Tattersfield, so that'll be Good Soldier...

Glastonbury Festival to have own 4G network
Glastonbury Festival to have own 4G network

Glastonbury has announced that EE will provide a bespoke 4G network on site at this...

Neil Young's Pono raises over $6 million on Kickstarter
Neil Young's Pono raises over $6 million on Kickstarter

So, the crowdfunding campaign for Neil Young's Pono player has finished, raising $6,225,354 from 18,220...

Inexpensive Sonos competitor Gramofon launches on Kickstarter
Inexpensive Sonos competitor Gramofon launches on Kickstarter

Wi-fi hotspot provider Fon has announced a new product called Gramofon, which allows you to...

'Last vinyl shop in Teesside' doc to stream online for Record Store Day
'Last vinyl shop in Teesside' doc to stream online for Record Store Day

This weekend 'Sound It Out', the Official Film of Record Store Day 2011, will stream...

Tru Thoughts founder to inspire future music entrepreneurs at TGE:DIY
Tru Thoughts founder to inspire future music entrepreneurs at TGE:DIY

With the full convention schedule for this year's Great Escape going live later today, CMU...

Weatherley calls for more funding for City Of London Police's IP Crime Unit
Weatherley calls for more funding for City Of London Police's IP Crime Unit

Although the UK government's Department For Business, Innovation & Skills has committed to fund the...

Smashing Pumpkins sign BMG artist services deal for two new albums
Smashing Pumpkins sign BMG artist services deal for two new albums

The Smashing Pumpkins have signed an artist services deal with the US division of BMG...

 
Bob Dylan racism case dropped by French court
Bob Dylan racism case dropped by French court

French prosecutors have dropped a case brought against Bob Dylan by the French Council Of...

Paul Weller wins Mail Online privacy battle
Paul Weller wins Mail Online privacy battle

Paul Weller has been awarded £10,000 in damages relating to the publication of pictures on...

AC/DC to continue work, while Malcolm Young takes time out
AC/DC to continue work, while Malcolm Young takes time out

AC/DC are not splitting up. However, guitarist Malcolm Young will take a break from the...

Snoop Dogg paid to narrate Call Of Duty ghost game
Snoop Dogg paid to narrate Call Of Duty ghost game

Snoop Dogg, a man with many strange and silly (mainly silly) promotional jobs, is adding...

Gigs & Tours Round-Up: Coldplay, Iggy Azalea, Deathcrush, Peter Broderick & Greg Haines, Luke Abbott, Lust For Youth, and How To Dress Well
Gigs & Tours Round-Up: Coldplay, Iggy Azalea, Deathcrush, Peter Broderick & Greg Haines, Luke Abbott, Lust For Youth, and How To Dress Well

Right, gigs. Let's talk about those. Who's playing them? Well, Coldplay are. They've just announced...

Release Round-Up: Sky Ferreira, Twin Shadow, Peace, Marissa Nadler and Evy Jane
Release Round-Up: Sky Ferreira, Twin Shadow, Peace, Marissa Nadler and Evy Jane

Sky Ferreira (pictured) has visibly thrown 'giving a shit what you think' out the window, and...

Festival Line-Up Update: Everywhere, Wychwood, Ibiza Rocks and more
Festival Line-Up Update: Everywhere, Wychwood, Ibiza Rocks and more

So one point to note above all in today's FLUU is this: that Dollop's Nottingham-wide...

Cambridge no match for the sonic force of UB40
Cambridge no match for the sonic force of UB40

A number of people in Cambridge have complained about the noise at a UB40 gig...

Sheffield Doc/Fest to show Pulp film
Sheffield Doc/Fest to show Pulp film

A film titled 'Pulp', about the band Pulp, and in particular Jarvis and co's comeback-come-homecoming...

Rumours of AC/DC split spread, but band stay silent
Rumours of AC/DC split spread, but band stay silent

Rumours have been flying around about the future of AC/DC over the last 24 hours,...

Childish Gambino:
Childish Gambino: "Someone buy me out of this contract"

Childish Gambino has become the latest musician to badmouth their label on Twitter, asking other...

Paul Weller details hits compilation, 'intimate' shows
Paul Weller details hits compilation, 'intimate' shows

Paul Weller has posed for a photo (in which he looks both modern and classic)...

Festival Line-Up Update: OnBlackheath, Nozstock, Positivus and more
Festival Line-Up Update: OnBlackheath, Nozstock, Positivus and more

So, London has another festival on its books, the John Lewis-sponsored OnBlackheath, which takes place...

'Monkey Christ' lady inspires pop song
'Monkey Christ' lady inspires pop song

A renegade Spanish singer has written a single inspired by Cecilia Gimenez, aka the elderly...

Lee Ryan in rehab following drink driving arrest
Lee Ryan in rehab following drink driving arrest

Lee 'for the mothers' pride' Ryan has been speaking a bit regarding his arrest last...

Flavor Flav takes plea deal on domestic violence charges
Flavor Flav takes plea deal on domestic violence charges

Public Enemy dude Flavor Flav has accepted a plea deal over domestic violence charges stemming...

 
  • Full Great Escape Convention Schedule now live
  • New Zealand court rules to return assets to Dotcom
  • Kids love cassettes, Record Store Day research claims
  • Bauer Media launches national academy
  • Cambridge no match for the sonic force of UB40
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