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Watch Bryan Ferry reunite with Roxy Music at their Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction

Bryan Ferry reunited with some of his Roxy Music bandmates last night (March 29) for the group’s first performance in eight years as part of their Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction. Ferry took to the stage with multi-instrumentalist Andy Mackay and guitarist Phil Manzanera and performed the songs “In Every Dream Home A Heartache”, “Out Of The Blue”, “Love Is...

Jarvis Cocker leads names on open letter against BBC Radio cuts

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Jarvis Cocker, Peter Gabriel and Brian Eno have led the signatories of a new open letter that urges the BBC to rethink proposed changes to its radio schedules. It was confirmed last week that BBC Radio 3 would undergo major changes – including the axing of two jazz shows and the popular experimental music show Late Junction being reduced from...

World Book Day – 10 relaxing instrumental albums to listen to while reading

It's World Book Day – so we've compiled a list of ten calming instrumental albums to listen to while reading. So, breathe in, get a cup of Earl Grey, and take that dusty copy of James Joyce's Ulysses off the bookshelf. 1. Brian Eno – 'Ambient 1/Music for Airports' Sparse, broken piano cords. Calming bass-y undertones. This is the first of four albums in Eno's...

Nick Cave shares email he sent Brian Eno regarding his stance on “cowardly and shameful” Israel boycott

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Nick Cave has shared an email that he sent Brian Eno last year, in which he discusses his stance on the cultural boycott of Israel. Read More: Nick Cave delivers a sermon with feeling for biblical Roskilde headline Last year saw Cave and his band The Bad Seeds perform two shows in Tel Aviv. The musician received criticism from the likes of Roger...

Brian Eno, Roisin Murphy and more made an album at Banksy’s Walled Off Hotel in Palestine – hear it here first

Brian Eno at the Walled Off Hotel, Palestine
Brian Eno, Roisin Murphy and more have teamed up to release an album recorded at Banksy's Walled Off Hotel in Palestine. Hear it on NME first below. The graffiti artist financed the creation of the hotel last year for the 100th anniversary of the British control of Palestine. Open to the public, the rooms are designed by Banksy, Sami Musa...

Brian Eno to release new box set ‘Music For Installations’

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Brian Eno is set release a comprehensive new box set, titled 'Music For Installations'. The acclaimed artist will treat fans to a wealthy archive of either "new, rare or unreleased" music with the release, including pieces which were debuted as part of art installations in previous years - dating all the way back to 1986. 'Music For Installations' will be available...

Listen to Brian Eno and My Bloody Valentine’s Kevin Shields’ new song ‘Only Once Away My Son’

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Brian Eno and My Bloody Valentine's Kevin Shields have shared a new collaboration, 'Only Once Away My Son' - listen to the song below. The track has been released as part of Adult Swim's long-running Singles Program, with the duo contributing music to the network's ongoing '52 weeks of free music'. Eno and Shields' collaboration, 'Only Once Away My Son', has...

David Byrne working on new music with Brian Eno and Oneohtrix Point Never

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David Byrne has revealed that he's working on new music with Brian Eno and Daniel Lopatin, aka Oneohtrix Point Never. Taking part in a reddit AMA, Byrne spoke of a new album, saying that he's currently "finishing it up" and that he plans to release it "early next year". He also added that he is "making tour plans". "Last week I...