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    Hublot And Depeche Mode Raise Over $1.7 Million For charity: water Ahead Of Headline Isle Of Wight Festival Slot

    Ahead of their headline slot at this month’s Isle of Wight Festival, Depeche Mode, joining forces with Hublot for the third time, have raised $1.7 million for charity: water. charity: water, is an organisation that brings drinking water to developing countries. Funds will bring clean water to more than 50,000 people. “It is with great pride that we, along with Hublot, are able to present charity: water with a check for over $1.7 million, and can bring clean drinking water to tens of thousands of people.” – Martin Gore, Depeche Mode On Wednesday 6 June, at Depeche Mode’s concert at the Barclays Center in New York, Ricardo Guadalupe, CEO of Hublot, and…

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    7 Days To Go Until Worcestershire’s Star Packed Sunshine Festival!

    It’s hard to believe but the Sunshine Festival is only a week away! Packed full of huge names such as Jedward, Busted, The Osmonds, Scouting For Girls, Boyzlife, and 10cc – among many many more, the three day event is set to be the highlight of the summer! Celebrating their tenth year, Sunshine Festival have almost fully sold out the August Bank Holiday event, with only very limited weekend camping tickets still available. Friday looks like getting the party started hard with headline acts including East 17, 911, and The Osmonds! The Osmonds have been entertaining the world for over 50 years, starting back in 1963 when eldest brothers Alan,…

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    Áslaug Releases The Raw ‘Take From Me’

    V2 Records has just released the captivating new tune from Netherlands based artist Áslaug. She sings, writes and produces her distinctively dreamy sounds, and you can hear influences from HAIM and Lykke Li in her work. Áslaug stuns with ‘Take From Me,’ a soulful blend of pop and electronica that comes straight from the heart. She explains: “This song is the essence of who I am as an artist, both musically as well as lyrically. For the past few years I’ve grown into a person that I actually like. The process of writing this specific song has played a big part in that growth. To me, ‘Take From Me’ is…

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    A CHANGE IS ON ITS WAY – Northside Frontman Dermo Returns With Aggressive New Punk Quartet Time For Action

    Hailed for their explosive live shows, Northside were an intrinsic part of the Madchester/baggy scene, which fused indie rock guitars with the dance beats of a flourishing underground rave culture. Signed to iconic Manchester label Factory, the band’s first single Shall We Take A Trip was promptly banned by the BBC, after the corporation took exception to its frank references to illicit drug-taking, particularly LSD. They would go on to break the Top 40 with My Rising Star and with Take 5 became one of the few bands to be asked to play Top of the Pops, before the single had reached the charts. The band split after just one album, Chicken Rhythms, their demise coinciding with the…

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    Clara Sanabras Announces Album ‘Fugue To The Floating World’ To Be Released 3 May With Launch At Wilton Music Hall London 2 May

    Clara Sanabras has announced that her new album, ‘Fugue to the Floating World’  will be released on 3rd May. A stunningly diverse collection of songs, it was written as a meditation on the transient world of love and magic. ‘Fugue to the Floating World’ has a lush and unique cinematic folk sound, an otherworldly quality which at times brings to mind artists such as Joni Mitchell, Kate Bush, Anna Calvi, and The Cocteau Twins. Featuring Irish guitarist Jimmy Smyth, the album is a collection of confessional love songs, its title derived from several meanings – the concept of a fugue as both a musical form, and the mental state of a ‘fugitive mind’; as…