David Renshaw

You Me At Six claim ‘The X Factor’ contestants not allowed to sing their songs

Band say James Arthur was prevented from performing one of their tracks on the TV talent show

Alex Kapranos accuses Pharrell Williams of ‘borrowing’ Franz Ferdinand riff for new single

The band's frontman tweets at the producer about his new track with Paloma Faith

Lily Allen hails ‘Baggy Pussy’ balloons in ‘Hard Out Here’ video as a ‘feminist moment’

Pop star says she was disappointed with the negative comments around her video for the 2013 single

Toronto mayor Rob Ford defends Justin Bieber

Controversial figurehead defends his fellow Canadian

Campaign for ‘Paul’s Boutique’ intersection to be named ‘Beastie Boys Square’ rejected

Community board in New York vote against fan's attempt to honour hip-hop group

Liverpool’s Hairy Records lists entire stock on eBay

Merseyside record shop closed in 2013 and is now making all old stock available for purchase

Foals and Snoop Dogg to headline Manchester’s Parklife Weekender

Disclosure, Katy B and Kendrick Lamar also revealed as full line-up is confirmed

Red Hot Chili Peppers deny band will cover Led Zeppelin at Super Bowl

US band will join Bruno Mars during half-time show at Super Bowl XLVIII this weekend (February 2)

Arcade Fire perform stripped back ‘Reflektor’ tracks during Australian radio session – watch

Band play 'Normal Person' and 'Joan Of Ark' at Triple J appearance

Jagwar Ma reveal video for new single ‘Uncertain’ – watch

Australian act head into the desert for latest track to be taken from their 2013 debut 'Howlin'

Lorde covers James Blake during Laneway Festival performance – watch

Pop star also performs cover of Son Lux's 'Easy' at Auckland event

Warpaint announced for Parklife Weekender 2014

Manchester festival adds LA band to its line-up

Kendrick Lamar says no hard feelings, ‘Macklemore deserved Grammy wins’

Rapper left awards ceremony empty handed on Sunday (January 26)

Mogwai top Official Record Store Chart

Post-rockers' new album 'Rave Tapes' debuts at Number One ahead of Warpaint

You Me At Six set for first Number One with new album ‘Cavalier Youth’

British band on course for top spot with their latest album

Thousands sign petition to have Justin Bieber deported from America

Over 100,000 people sign petition to send pop star back to Canada

Kanye West ‘settles case with assault victim for $250,000’

The rapper has reportedly reached a civil settlement deal

Damon Albarn reveals new song ‘Heavy Seas Of Love’ – listen

The Blur frontman reveals the second track from his forthcoming debut solo album

Major ticketing companies pledge to be upfront about additional fees

Ticketmaster and See Tickets are among the sites which have agreed to publish all extra fees next to the ticket price

Miley Cyrus duets with Madonna during MTV Unplugged performance

The pop-stars collaborated by performing a mash-up of their hits in Los Angeles last night (January 28)