A series of billboards featuring The Stone Roses’ iconic lemon logo have today appeared around Manchester, fuelling speculation that an announcement of some kind is now imminent. The last time a similar thing happened, in November 2015, the band announced a surprise series of homecoming gigs to take place this […read more…]
Bids on handwritten words to 1973 single begin at £35,000 David Bowie‘s handwritten lyrics for ‘The Jean Genie’ are to be auctioned off, with a starting bid of £35,000. The lyrics to the 1973 single are being auctioned by US auction house Paddle 8 and are expected to make up […read more…]
Over 300,000 copies to be distributed on Fridays at stations, universities and music venues, as well as HMV and Topman stores NME‘s new, free weekly magazine will be available at more than 500 UK locations, with the full list of pick-up points now published. The all-new NME magazine launches on […read more…]
A new study has investigated the physical exertion involved in attending music festivals. Tech company Withings have found that music fans can actually work off as much as 9,000 calories over a three-day music event, walking over 15 miles in the process. Glastonbury was found to be the most exerting […read more…]
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Jimi Hendrix is on the cover of NME magazine this week to mark 40 years since his death. Keep clicking for 20 things you never knew about the guitarist, including the fact that his manager Mike Jeffrey once arranged for him to be kidnapped by the mafia.