The longlist in the BBC Sound Of 2015 poll has been unveiled. The title has previously been won by acts like Adele, Ellie Goulding, Jessie J and Sam Smith.
Seasick Steve will return with the new album ‘Sonic Soul Surfer’ on Caroline International in early 2015, with a UK April tour to accompany it.
Ellie Goulding and John Newman have been announced for Taylor Swift’s Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park 2015 show on June 27.
Virgin’s James Bay, Island’s George The Poet and Polydor’s Years & Years will contest the prestigious Critics' Choice BRIT Award 2015.
One of the great songwriters of any generation, Jimmy Webb, has announced a new UK tour for spring 2015.
Rock giants Megadeth have been split in two, with the news that guitarist Chris Broderick and Shawn Drover have both amicably quit the group.
The new Band Aid 30 version of ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas’ entered the UK chart at No. 1 yesterday (November 24) with downloads of 312,000.
Sir Paul McCartney is embracing the technology of virtual reality with a free app offering a 360-degree live clip of 'Live and Let Die.'
The rise to rock supremacy of Guns N’ Roses is to be the inspiration for a biopic.
The death of Jimmy Ruffin, at the age of 78, robs us of another of the great vocal stylists of Motown’s glory years.
20 years today (November 19) since Nirvana's ‘MTV Unplugged In New York’ entered at No. 1 in the US, Meat Puppets' Curt Kirkwood recalls his role in it.
Widely-praised songwriter-performer JD McPherson will have his new album ‘Let The Good Times Roll’ released by Rounder Records on February 9, 2015.
The Who have announced that they'll play Hyde Park in London next June, with guests Paul Weller, Kaiser Chiefs and Johnny Marr.
The new Band Aid 30 recording and video of ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas’ has been given its debut broadcast on ‘The X Factor’ in the UK.
Acclaimed roots music talent Pokey LaFarge has signed a new deal with Rounder Records and is completing his first album for them.