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Red Snapper: Hyena (Review)

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Red Snapper: Hyena (Review)This not-quite-soundtrack to a 1970s African film doesn’t quite measure up to the UK jazz/electronic band’s standard.

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Jackson is pleased to announce the Pro DK2M Dinky limited-run guitar featured in Black & White Crackle.

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Jimmy Fallon’s ‘Ew!’: Single ReviewYou can never go wrong making fun of the way teen girls speak. Particularly when they’re grossed out – which they seemingly always are.

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Aria awards announcement : four out of five nominations for album of the year were released through independent labels. The sole artist on the list represented by a major label was Jessica Mauboy …

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HANNAH Ford, drummer in Prince’s new band 3RDEYEGIRL, has lashed out at female pop stars “wearing basically nothing”.

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Watch Jake Bugg perform two new songs at gig in CardiffJake Bugg has played two brand new songs on the first date of his UK tour.
The singer-songwriter performed at the Cardiff Motorpoint Arena on Sunday (October 5) on the first show of short five-date tour, and a couple of new acoustic songs sneaked their way onto his setlist.
Watch Mr Bugg performing the tracks, which are believed to be going by the titles ‘Hold on You’ and ‘Down the Avenue’, below:

Words by David Huxley…

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Morrissey reveals he's battling cancerHeaven knows Morrissey has good reason to be miserable now. The former Smiths singer revealed that he is battling cancer – but doesn’t seem to be overly phased by his condition.

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Is Beyonce a 'feminist lite'?

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Yes, according to Annie Lennox.

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Pharrell, Stevie Wonder, Sam Smith, & Lorde Unite in ‘God Only Knows’ Video
The biggest names in music come together for one epic video. To celebrate the launch of BBC Music, Pharrell, Stevie Wonder, Sam Smith, Lorde, Emeli Sandé, and more have remade the Beach Boys 1966 classic “God Only Knows.”
Pharrell looks dapper in a tuxedo, Lorde rocks angel wings, Elton John wears a suit covered in butterflies, and Kylie Minogue floats in a bubble…

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A guitar cult hero who declines to strut as he shreds, Blake Mills performed sitting down Monday night at the Hamilton. Playing mostly songs from his new album, “Heigh Ho,” the musician drew on country, blues and jazz to create a sort of art-Americana. The results were a little precious at times, but the singer-guitarist was easygoing and his playing was elegant and scrappy…

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Jessie J Does It Like It 'Ain't Been Done' on New SingleJessie J revealed not one, but two new singles from her upcoming album, Sweet Talker. She promises big things on the enthusiastic anthem “Ain’t Been Done,” which alternates between Jessie quickly rapping over some intense guitar cords and singing an inspiring, high-flying chorus….

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Feature star Jamie T has revealed that a certain Aussie singer-songwriter served as inspiration on his new album.

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The 2014 Carlton Dry Independent Music Awards have just wrapped up their ninth year handing out multiple awards to Violent Soho, as well as one each for Courtney Barnett and Sheppard, and first time nominee Remi.
The Best Independent Artist award went to singer songwriter Courtney Barnett, who also walked away with the Best Independent Single/EP award for her single Avant Gardener…

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