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Priority Tickets for Kaiser Chiefs, Bullet For My Valentine and more available now

Pre-sales allow tickets to be purchased before going on general sale

Watch Kanye West’s ‘Shakespearean’ poem about McDonald’s get recited by Joey Bada$$

Brooklyn rapper pays homage to West's poem from Frank Ocean's 'Boys Don't Cry' magazine

Music world pays tribute to Architects guitarist Tom Searle

Searle passed away on Saturday (August 20) after a three year battle with cancer

Kaiser Chiefs announce UK tour – Priority Tickets available next week

The Leeds group will hit arenas early next year

Watch Billy Corgan discuss Smashing Pumpkins’ classic line-up reunion

But singer says they need to become friends again before considering a reunion

The 1975’s Matt Healy reveals who the most famous person in his phone contacts is

The band were recently nominated for the 2016 Hyundai Mercury Prize

Priority Tickets for Slaves, Kate Tempest, Chase And Status and more available now

Pre-sales allow tickets to be purchased before going on general sale

Michael Phelps reveals what he listens to before a race

The Olympic swimmer’s pre-race ritual includes EDM

Smashing Pumpkins’ Billy Corgan reconciles with original bassist D’arcy Wretzky amid reunion rumours

Corgan is back on speaking terms with another member of Pumpkins' classic line-up

Big Star’s ‘Third’ to get deluxe reissue

The reissue will feature new mixes and demos of Big Star's cult classic

Skrillex announces short film ‘Still In The Cage’, watch trailer

The producer has teaming up with Dutch DJ Wiwek to score a short

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan responds to calls to save Fabric nightclub

Khan urged the club and local authorities to find an approach that allows the club to reopen

Young Thug might be changing his name

The Atlanta rapper is considering a bizarre name change

Adele surprises ill fan with video call during show

The singer video spoke to the sick fan in middle of her LA show

Frank Ocean Producer Malay responds to rumours of a Zayn collaboration

Malay has laid speculation over a potential collaboration to rest

OnBlackheath Festival – Get a second weekend or day ticket for free with Priority Tickets

The south London festival features Belle & Sebastian, Primal Scream and more

Slaves announce UK headline tour – Priority Tickets available tomorrow

The Tunbridge Wells duo will release their second album 'Take Control' in September

Kate Tempest announces UK tour – Priority Tickets available now

The London rapper and spoken word artist will head out on tour in November and December to present her second album, 'Let Them Eat Chaos'