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Meet Tommyandmary, the buskers picked to appear on the ‘Peaky Blinders’ soundtrack

Tommyandmary have done what most wannabe rockstars can only dream of. In six months they've gone from hardened buskers to featuring on one of...
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‘What makes a song Peaky?’ How ‘Peaky Blinders’ amazing soundtrack gets selected

Former Pulp bassist Antony Genn is the soundtrack composer for Peaky Blinders season 4. Here he explains some of his excellent choices and spills...

Watch 300 Sheffield locals re-record Pulp’s ‘Common People’

BBC Radio Sheffield has recruited 300 members of the public to re-record Pulp's Britpop anthem 'Common People' for the station's 50th birthday. The station made...
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Sigur Ros give new album update and announce festival with Jarvis Cocker

Sigur Ros have given an update on progress on their long-awaited new album, as well as announcing details of a new festival featuring the...
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Highest selling Mercury Prize winning album of all time revealed

The highest selling Mercury Prize-winning albums have been revealed, ahead of tonight's award ceremony. The first Mercury Prize took place in 1992 and was won...
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How Jarvis Cocker became master of the side project 

Jarvis Cocker. Does the man ever sleep? At 15, he made his first strides with Pulp, peppering Sheffield with smart pop. He was hatching the skeletal...

New Music Of The Day: Yak – ‘Semi-Automatic’ (Video)

Back in March, Yak's Oli Burslem told NME he would be "relieved" if his fast rising band suddenly imploded. Luckily for us, that hasn't...

Jarvis Cocker records soundtrack for Neil Gaiman TV series

Pulp frontman's music will be heard in 'Likely Stories'

Jarvis Cocker, Benedict Cumberbatch and Caitlin Moran to appear at ‘Letters Live’ in London

The London event focuses on letters as a literary art form

Jarvis Cocker pens Paris tragedy spoken-word tribute

The Pulp man unveiled his track on a Paris-themed Radio 6 show