K R A F T W E R K Announce New Coloured Vinyl LP Reissues of the 2009 Remasters: Available From 9 October On Parlophone Records

Following the recent announcement of Kraftwerk’s 3-D The Catalogue (Dolby Atmos Surround Mix) and 5 German language studio albums (Trans Europa Express, Die Mensch-Maschine, Computerwelt, Techno Pop and The Mix) being made available to stream for the very first time, Parlophone Records have confirmed that the 2009 UK and German vinyl 12345678 Catalogue remasters are to be made available as limited edition, individual heavyweight LPs, most of which have never been pressed on coloured vinyl before.

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Steps Return With Brand New Album, 14 Date Arena Tour And New Single What The Future Holds

Three years after they staged the UK’s most successful comeback of the decade, enduring pop legends Steps – aka Claire, Faye, H, Lee and Lisa – return once again with their new album, ‘What The Future Holds’, to be released on November 27th 2020 and the sure-to-be epic, What The Future Holds 2021 Tour, starting in Sheffield on November 2nd 2021.

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Smiling Sessions Kick Off Series 2 With KT Tunstall

Back in June we introduced you to The Smiling Sessions, a group run by a non profit organisation, who go into community centres for the elderly each week, where they host sing-a-longs for the residents and members. During the lockdown period, The Smiling Sessions certainly didn’t let their mates down, and instead went fully-virtual, with celebrities popping by to lead the sessions online.

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GREGORY PORTER ANNOUNCES THE #ALLRISEAWARDS!

Following the release of his stunning new album ‘All Rise’ last Friday, Gregory Porter is due to launch a new initiative to thank his fans, their friends, colleagues and families who have stepped up during the pandemic to perform acts of human kindness.

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Filled With Wonder: #Jedward Announce New Music Video For ‘Teenage Runaway’ Along With Polaroid Package

Not content to merely be the Voice Of Reason for Ireland (if not the rest of the world), Jedward today announced that they will be releasing the next single from their 2019 album, ‘Voice Of A Rebel’, on September 18.

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#11YearsOfJedward: We Celebrate Eleven Years Of The Extraordinary Irish Artists

To last ten years in the fickle industry that is the music business, you earn the right to call yourself a star. To go beyond that you start heading into a different solar system. Irish duo Jedward, John and Edward Grimes, today transcend the bounds of the Milky Way as they mark 11 years since they first headed down the road to becoming household names.

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James Bourne Announces Release Of Debut Solo Album, ‘Safe Journey Home’

Set for release on October 23, ‘Safe Journey Home’ is the debut album from James Bourne, best known as the rhythm guitarist, keyboardist, and co-vocalist from Busted, and lead singer of Son Of Dork. The album is preceded by the single, ‘Everyone Is My Friend’, and the lyric video can be seen here.

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Kris James’ ‘Naive’ Hits The Top 10!

This past week has seen yet another Kris James tune climb its way up the charts. The latest single by Kris James, ‘Naive’, has recently sneaked its way into the Music Week top 10.

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Burns Like The Sun: Jedward’s Edward Grimes Gives Timely Warning About Proper Skin Protection

Famous among many other things for their creamy Irish complexions, you’d think Jedward would know a thing or two about sun safety. And usually they do. Today however, Edward shared photos of one time when he wasn’t entirely careful to slip, slop, and slap.

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Jedward Congratulate Pal Ed Sheeran And Wife Cherry Seaborn On News They Are Having A Baby

It’s no secret that Jedward are great mates with Ed Sheeran, so naturally as soon as they were told that Ed and his wife were having a baby, the ‘Taste The Heat’ singers rushed to Twitter to break the news – even beating many media sites to the info.

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Voice Of A Rebel: Edward Grimes Of Jedward In Good Spirits Following Knee Surgery

Fans and followers of Jedward sent Edward Grimes their best wishes as the singer recovers in hospital following knee surgery this morning.

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Jedward Wish Simon Cowell A Speedy Recovery After Hearing Of Terrible Accident

Jedward have tweeted their best wishes after hearing Simon Cowell has broken his back in an horrific bicycle accident. Cowell, who only recently stepped down from the helm of Syco Music, in order to focus on his TV shows, came a cropper while he was allegedly testing his new electric bicycle in the yard of his family‘s home, in Malibu, California.

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Jedward Express Interest In Hosting Newly Announced American Song Contest, As Well As Writing Winning Song

The Eurovision Song Contest today announced that from next year there will be an “American Song Contest”, with similar format, but including contestants from all 50 states of the USA. Jedward, no slouches when it comes to both Eurovision AND America, today tweeted that not only would they enjoy hosting the show, but they would also like to write the winning song.

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Dame Shirley Bassey Signs With Decca Records And Announces The Release Of A New Album As A Thank You To Her Fans

Decca Records has revealed they have signed Britain’s most successful female artist of all time, Dame Shirley Bassey.

Dame Shirley, whose career has spanned seven decades, is thrilled to have signed an exclusive record deal with the prestigious label, where she will record and release her grand finale album entirely dedicated to her fans and career.

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KESHA Performs Hits From ‘Rainbow’, ‘High Road’ And More For VR Concert Debut

Global pop icon Kesha is taking her fans to her 360° spaceship for her MelodyVR concert debut. Her stripped back show includes newer hits from her latest album High Road, released in January this year, as well as the iconic record Rainbow including ‘Praying’ and its title track ‘Rainbow’, dedicated to her LGBTQ+ Animals. She ends the set with a huge club banger ‘We R Who We R’ from Cannibal, which turns 10 this year!

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Jedward Say No To Toxic Masculinity: Dublin Singers Say It’s Time For Men To Look After Their Mental Health

Irish singer songwriters Jedward took to Twitter last night to express their thoughts about toxic masculinity. The twins have long been subject to abuse for their appearance and positive outlook on life, and feel the time has come to put a stop to it.

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Rachael Sage’s ‘Character’ Gets The Five Star Treatment

Rachael Sage has just released her latest studio album, ‘Character’. It’s a celebratory exploration of life, gratitude and joy – and it’s received five stars from the renowned RnR magazine.

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Musical Bingo Cribs Helps Prevent the Closure Of London’s Oldest Entertainment Venue

With something close to 82% of the UK’s live venues under threat, the team behind Musical Bingo Cribs has come together with The Clapham Grand to help prevent permanent closure of the historic venue.

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Cover art for London's Lost Music Venues by Paul Talling

GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN – Review of ‘London’s Lost Music Venues’ by Paul Talling

If you’re the sort of person who treasures tickets stubs and T-shirts from treasured gigs, then Paul Talling’s London’s Lost Music Venues could be the book for you.

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Marley Family To Reimagine ‘One Love’ Single For UNICEF With Amplified Music

Members of the Marley family will reimagine the late Bob Marley’s iconic anthem ‘One Love’ to support UNICEF’s work to reimagine a fairer, more just world for children whose lives have been upended by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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