Coup De Grace by Miles Kane Miles Kane inhabits that weird sweet spot in indie guitar music wherein he is pretty much a household name without ever becoming a bona fide pop star. His third album Coup De Grace finds Kane in defiant mood, embracing his heaviest sound yet.


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Reef This album is a real, real mixed bag. From the opening track and album title, Revelation, you would be expecting a real rock n roll hyped up ride, indeed the opening track sounds a little like an AC/DC cover. It’s not, but it certainly has strains of the aussie rockers. This is no bad thing, but it belies what else is coming on the album. You see, what follows is a fabulous blend of Rock n Roll, Blues, Southern Country Rock and indeed gospel.


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Album Review: Technology by Don Broco Don Broco have gained a large following in the UK since their formation in 2008, in the same year releasing their 'Thug Workout' (2008) EP. A fresh and exciting blend of intense post-hardcore mood swings, heavy riffs and casual-tongue in cheek vocals saw intrigue from fans, 'Big Fat Smile' (2011) only consolidated this and saw them supporting the likes of Four Year Strong and We Are The Ocean.


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The Killers The Killers today announce their first UK tour in four years. The Las Vegas group, whose hotly-anticipated fourth studio album, Battle Born, is released on September 17th, will play shows starting in Glasgow on 26th Oct and ending with two nights at London’s 02 Arena.


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Slash In May 2012 SLASH stormed the charts worldwide with the release of his second solo album, APOCALYPTIC LOVE. Registering a No 4 chart entry in the USA and No 2 in Canada, Slash replicated this success in both Europe and Australasia with a further 13 Top 10 chart entries. Testament to a unique artist who has produced an incredible album.


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BLUR For the first time, Blur will debut new material live on Twitter when they perform two new songs via a worldwide live video stream at 6:15pm BST on Monday 2nd July. Filmed and streamed completely live from a secret UK location, the two new songs - which the band have never publicly performed - are Under The Westway and The Puritan, written for the upcoming sold-out Hyde Park concert.


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Bat for Lashes Bat for Lashes’ highly anticipated third album, “The Haunted Man”, is to be released on 15 October 2012 via Parlophone. A full UK tour has been announced for the autumn, playing The Forum in London on 29th October, and Natasha kicks off a summer of festival appearances including Latitude and Bestival, with an intimate warm up show in Cambridge tonight.


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THE WALKMEN THE WALKMEN look set to be the next much-admired US band who’s time has come… The band’s sixth album, “Lisbon”, was released last week to some of the finest reviews of their career (press quotes below) and also saw them gatecrash the Billboard Top 20 when released in the US last month… Returning to these shores next week to join THE BLACK KEYS as special guests on their sold-out UK tour, THE WALKMEN have just announced news of their own headline shows in January.


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Tinie Tempah Tinie Tempah Announces Headline Tour For 2011! Tinie Tempah follows last week's number one single 'Written In The Stars' with a number one album. His debut album release, 'Disc-Overy', lands one of the biggest first week sales for an album this year, so far selling some 85,000 copies - the highest tally for a number one artist since Eminem's 'Recovery' album 15 weeks ago. The album will be certified 'Gold' this week with over 100,000 sales.


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