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The Kinks frontman Ray Davies – now Sir Ray Davies – has discussed being knighted by Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace yesterday (Thursday, March 16). Davies received a knighthood for services to the arts. He previously received a CBE…

When it’s only January but you’re already convinced you’re listening to one of the finest albums of the year, then it’s highly possible you’ve heard something very special indeed. Step…

songs about Paris

Paris has long been an inspiration in poetry, literature and art. Music is no different with a wealth of bands and artists being spurred on to create songs about loving,…

motown songs

If it’s sweet soul music you’re after, then Motown is king. Founded in 1959 as Tamla by Detroit songwriter Berry Gordy Jr, the label that soon came to be known…

The 1975 fans

There are few bands with fans as loyal as The 1975‘s fans. Whether they’re screaming themselves hoarse in arenas across the world or queuing up all night in the freezing…

The 2017 Grammys winners have been announced, with Adele winning big on the night. The 59th annual Grammy Awards took place on Sunday night (February 12) and were hosted by James Corden.…

Johnny Cash poetry book

A new Johnny Cash book titled ‘Forever Words: The Unknown Poems’ features 41 previously unreleased poems written by Cash himself. The never-before-published poems were found after he passed away in…

If this wretched, ill-starred year has taught us anything, it’s that the greats are a vanishing species, and once gone, they can be remembered, but never replaced. Leonard Cohen’s incomparable…

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“Catheter piss, fed through a tube,” Conor Oberst warbles on ‘Counting Sheep’ as if singing his own hospital charts, “blood pressure’s fine, 121 over 75…”. Oberst has mastered garage punk…