Thom Yorke’s surprise new solo album, Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes, has been released via a file sharing platform notoriously associated with piracy. What’s Thom’s thinking behind the release, and could BitTorrent […]
James Blake’s second album Overgrown has won this year’s prestigious Barclaycard Mercury Prize, writes Piers Barber. The winner, which is chosen by a panel of music critics and industry figures, […]
Canadian rockers Arcade Fire have released an early stream of their fourth studio album on YouTube. All 85 minutes of it. The first single from the album, also named ‘Reflektor’, […]
Thom Yorke and co. once again push the boundaries of music and technology by streaming new album via Reddit fan forum, writes Buster Stonham.
Odd Future star Tyler, The Creator releases new music video, announces release date for new album ‘Wolf’ and reveals tour details for the US and Europe, writes Buster Stonham.
Buster Stonham investigates why bands seem to be on the decline and argues that the music industry may be better off without them.
The London riots are yet more proof that urban music should be looked to as a reflection, not a cause, of urban discontent, says Piers Barber.