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Beyonce To Headline Coachella 2017?

Beyonce, Radiohead and Kendrick Lamar are rumoured to be the headline acts for Coachella 2017.The trio of music giants are reported to be the acts selected to top the bill at next year's Coachella Valley...

Lcd Soundsystem Mexican Festival Scrapped

Beach Vibes was set to take place in Riviera Maya in late January (17), with LCD Soundsystem, Hot Chip and Run The Jewels billed to perform. But organisers have scrapped the event,...

Lcd Soundsystem 'Cancel Asian Tour Leg To Work On Album'

The group, fronted by James Murphy, made its live comeback earlier this year (16) after splitting in 2011. The stars have since been performing at gigs and festivals throughout the summer (16), and...

Lcd Soundsystem Curating Mexican Music Festival

The Losing My Edge hitmakers are helping to launch the three-night Beach Vibes festival in the Riviera Maya next January (17). Created in partnership with concert company CID Presents, LCD Soundsystem will...

Preview Of Primavera Sound Festival 2016

Situated in Barcelona at Parc del Forum by the seaside, it's garnered international acclaim for obtaining some of the most diverse line-ups in the circuit, accommodating for some of the most iconic and internationally known...

Coachella Turns Purple With Prince Tributes

The Brooklyn electro-band were Friday's (22Apr16) headliner, and frontman James Murphy drove the crowd wild with a version of the musician's 1981 hit Controversy. The festival's trademark palm trees, which are...

Lcd Soundsystem Pay Tribute To David Bowie At Coachella

During the first headline set of the weekend at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, the rockers covered Bowie's Heroes during their set, as well as playing a snippet of November Rain...

Ellie Goulding And Zz Top Join Glastonbury Line-up

The raft of newly announced acts will join previously disclosed headliners Adele, Muse and Coldplay in playing the event at Worthy Farm, England, which runs from 22 to 26 June (16). Also...

Lcd Soundsystem Play First Concert In Five Years

The rock dance troupe, who split in 2011, played a low key gig at their hometown's Webster Hall prior to their highly anticipated 2016 comeback tour, which kicks off next month (Apr16).It was the first...

Lcd Soundsystem Announce Coachella Warm Up Shows

The Losing My Edge hitmakers, who split in 2011, confirmed plans to stage a comeback in January (16), when they were announced as one of the big acts on the line-up for Coachella....

Red Hot Chili Peppers And Radiohead Top Lollapalooza Line-up

The artists are headlining a very special edition of the rock event, which will run for four days rather than three to mark its 25th anniversary. Other acts performing at the rock extravaganza,...

Lcd Soundsystem Leader Defends Coachella Reunion

Murphy disbanded the outfit in 2011 shortly after the release of its third album, This is Happening, and now, less than five years later, he's hitting the road and the studio again with...

Lcd Soundsystem Reunion Rumours Shot Down

Frontman James Murphy announced the dance act was "retiring from the game" in 2011, and he and his bandmates played their final concert at New York's Madison Square Garden later that year, but...

James Murphy Opening Wine Bar In Brooklyn

The rocker and his wife, Christina Topsoe, are preparing to open Four Horsemen in the Williamsburg neighbourhood of the borough next month (June15). Murphy has been a wine connoisseur and collector for...

James Murphy Shares 'Remixes Made From Tennis Data'

He was the frontman of one of the most critically well-received bands of the noughties, but James Murphy hasn’t been kicking his heels since the split of LCD Soundsystem. The musician and record label owner...

James Murphy Reteams With Greenberg Director For Movie Score

Former Lcd Soundsystem star James Murphy is reteaming with Greenberg director Noah Baumbach to score his upcoming film While We're Young.The winning duo previously collaborated for Baumbach's 2010 indie hit, which marked Murphy's debut film...

Lcd Soundsystem To Launch Interactive Exhibit In New York

Dance stars Lcd Soundsystem are set to launch an interactive exhibit in New York City, featuring a first listen of their upcoming live album and a display of never-before-seen photographs.The band performed its last concert...

Klaxons Work With Big Dance Names For Record

Klaxons have teamed up with some of the biggest names in the dance world for their new album 'Love Frequency'. The band - made up of Jamie Reynolds, James Righton and Simon Taylor - have...

James Murphy's Subway Dream: Soundtrack The Underground

James Murphy’s days with LCD Soundsystem are over, but he’s still experimenting with ways to innovate with music. His Subway Symphony project sets out to accompany the daily commute with musical compositions, each unique to...

James Murphy On A Mission To Revolutionise New York's Subway Sound Systems

Former Lcd Soundsystem star James Murphy is hoping to revolutionise the sound of New York City's subways by creating individual soundtracks for each station for the benefit of weary commuters.The rocker is hoping to share...

David Bowie Promises 'Good News'

David Bowie has teased he has ''good news'' coming.The reclusive singer - who made a surprise comeback earlier this year with a critically-acclaimed album, 'The Next Day' - hinted he is to make a new...

Arcade Fire Make Dance Album

Arcade Fire claims 'Reflektor' is a dance album that belongs in a ''really clear little world of its own''.The 'Ready to Start' band's latest record is a huge double album, and the band believe they...

Arcade Fire Release New Single, Video And Artwork For New Album 'Reflektors'

Arcade Fire are back with a whole heap of new material and album details to share with the ever-loving fans, with the band beginning to slowly leak more and more information about Reflektor over the...

James Murphy Composing Music For Daniel Craig Play

Former Lcd Soundsystem star James Murphy has been tapped to compose the music for Hollywood couple Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz's upcoming Broadway play.The actors, who are married in real life, are set to share...

James Murphy Joins Arcade Fire

Former Lcd Soundsystem star James Murphy has found a new role with Arcade Fire as the Canadian rockers work on their next album.The star has agreed to help the band produce the follow-up to 2010...

Arcade Fire Team With James Murphy

Arcade Fire are working with James Murphy on their new album. The Canadian band have got together with the former LCD Soundsystem star at his DFA studio in New York to prepare tracks for their...

James Murphy Files Lawsuit Against Record Label Co-founder

Former Lcd Soundsystem frontman James Murphy has filed a lawsuit against the co-founder of his record label, British music producer Tim Goldsworthy.Murphy, who launched DFA Records with Goldsworthy in 2001, claims the Dj owes an...

Yeah Yeah Yeahs 'Fun' Rap Track

Yeah Yeah Yeahs included a rapper on their new album to make it more fun. The 'Heads Will Roll' band have a track with Dr. Octagon on fourth record 'Mosquito', and singer Karen O was...

Yeah Yeah Yeahs' Reggae Album

Yeah Yeah Yeahs' new album is ''influenced by roots reggae.''The 'Heads Will Roll' group will make their return in April with fourth album 'Mosquito', which will include some surprising influences. Singer Karen O told NME...

Lcd Soundsystem To Release Photobook

Dance stars Lcd Soundsystem are set to release a photobook chronicling their seven-year career.The tome, published by Powerhouse Books, looks back on the band's story from its inception to the controversial split at the height...

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