Florence + The Machine, Jamie xx, Wolf Alice and Aphex Twin are among this year’s list of nominees for the prestigious Barclaycard Mercury Prize, an annual award given to the best album to come out of the United Kingdom and Ireland in the past year. Chosen by a panel of British music critics and industry
Splendour In The Grass 2015 is just under a month away, but it’s never too late to delve into the crystal ball of music festivals to see what this year’s festivities will have to offer. With Glastonbury wrapping up over the weekend, we’ve collected 12 acts whose Glastonbury shenanigans have us begging for more. Renowned
It’s been a formidable few years for UK rockers Wolf Alice. After emerging in the early 2010s as yet another neo-folk group in the dust of Bon Iver and the goop of Mumford & Sons, they made the wise decision to follow in the hallowed footsteps of Bob Dylan, throwing away their acoustic guitars, plugging
Splendour In The Grass 2015 may have already sold out, but festivalheads who missed their chance to nab tickets to the Byron Bay camping spectacular still have a second shot to see some of their favourite acts this year, now that the sideshow parade has officially begun. Plenty of Splendour artists are giving punters a
North London rockers Wolf Alice are en route for their first ever visit to Australia as a part of 2015’s Splendour in the Grass and have just announced a couple of sideshows as well, in Sydney and Melbourne. First gaining traction with the blistering, melodic Bros in 2013, the four-piece are gearing up for their
Alt-J, Röyksopp & Robyn & more!
Music festivals Splendour In The Grass and The Falls Festival are capitalising on the Australian invasion of Austin for this year’s South By Southwest festival by putting on a Secret Sounds-presented showcase in the Texan music hub, dropping hints about possible lineups for festivals later in the year. FasterLouder reports, a similar SXSW party was
UPDATE 28/04/14: Three major new acts added to the Splendour 2014 lineup including Childish Gambino — full details here! UPDATE 23/04/14: The full Splendour In The Grass 2014 lineup has been announced! Full details here. UPDATE 19/04/14 6pm AEST: A Splendour headliner has leaked details of their appearance at this year’s festival! More details here.