It’s taken a century for LGBTQ people, people of color, and women to get their due, though they’ve inspired and shaped the industry for just as long.
Celebrated British industry figure Jazz Summers, who managed Wham!, Soul II Soul, The Verve, Snow Patrol and many others, has died at the age of 71.
Jake Bugg, Jamie T, La Roux, St. Vincent, Nirvana, Smashing Pumpkins and Public Enemy are all among the nominees for the 2015 NME Awards.
La Roux’s long-awaited second album ‘Trouble In Paradise’ is released next week, but she’s giving fans the chance to hear the record on her website now.
Electronic trailblazer La Roux will follow her self-titled album, which sold two million copies, with ‘Trouble In Paradise’ on Polydor.