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Britpop is back! What's behind the 90s music revival?

1913 days ago
Guardian MusicThis summer’s Cool Britannia festival showed there is a huge appetite for re-formed 90s bands, including the Bluetones, Echobelly and Sleeper. Was the music really that good – or do people just want nostalgia during uncertain times?Back... more info

Three Lions breaks records to top the UK singles chart for a fourth time

1968 days ago
Guardian MusicCampaign to get Green Day’s American Idiot in the charts to mark Donald Trump’s UK visit falls short as single stalls at No 25While the England team prepare for the match that will determine whether they finish third or fourth, the unof... more info

Electric Picnic add final acts: Skepta, Bell X1, Oh Wonder, Walking On Cars, Gorgon City & more

2661 days ago
Nialler9 Electric Picnic just added a final glut of acts to the sold-out festival in Stradbally. The new additions are: Skepta James Bay Bell X1 Walking On Cars Adam Beyer Abc Gorgon City The Lightning Seeds Lindsey Stirling Oh Wonder Mothers Hermitage ... more info

Watch Liam Gallagher & Roger Daltrey Sing The Who’s “My Generation” TFI Friday Special

3094 days ago
StereogumLast night, Liam Gallagher and Roger Daltrey led a one-off supergroup performance of the Who’s “My Generation” on British TV show TGI Friday, which revived for a two-hour special to celebrate its 20th anniversary. The group was rounded out by t... more info

Funeral held for Deltasonic founder Alan Wills

3472 days ago
NMEThe service was attended by members of Echo & The Bunnymen, Shack, Cast, The Lightning Seeds and The Farm more info

Josh Osho: L.i.f.e – review

4174 days ago
Guardian Music(Island)When ITV come back from the break and Adrian Chiles delivers a line about the performance of the Spanish football team, the music playing underneath is by Josh Osho. The song, Redemption Days, was first released last year, and reached 162 in... more info

Football songs championship 2012: quarter final 4

4187 days ago
Guardian MusicCan Shakira's Latin flair overcome the solid defensive formation of the Lightning Seeds? It's kick-off time …Guardian music more info

New music: Dutch Uncles – Road to Roy

4191 days ago
Guardian MusicThis Euro 2012 song has far too many key changes to be a terrace anthem, but you have to admire its honestyAs anyone with ears will tell you, the greatest ever football song is (How Does It Feel to Be) On Top of the World, released to accompany Engla... more info

The Lightning Seeds – review

4304 days ago
Guardian MusicShepherd's Bush Empire, LondonAfter a couple of seasons exhausting his festival circuit currency, Ian Broudie's reformed Lightning Seeds were last seen playing subdued versions of Three Lions and Pure in seated concert rooms. This didn't suit Broudie... more info

Ian Broudie: my greatest mistake

4313 days ago
Guardian MusicThe Lightning Seeds' Ian Broudie ruefully recalls how he turned down the offer of a Beatles and Floyd recording deskWhen you're in a group, everything goes wrong all the time and you get used to guitars breaking, microphones not working and having to... more info

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