Mumford and Sons announced theyâ€™ll be going on hiatus for â€œthe foreseeable future.â€
92ZEW New Music Chart for the week of February 26, 2013. Here’s a list of over one hundred new tunes played in the last seven days on the 92ZEW radio airwaves. Some songs may not actually be ‘new’, but are still relatively new and popular among the panel of radio stations reporting to the media [...]
In supreme craftiness of announcements, Weird Al Yankovic hosted a two hour long ‘megathon’ variety show to slowly roll out Bonnaroo lineup for 2013. Like a PBS telethon except operators were standing by to reveal a different artist to anyone who called the special phone number, then the caller would get to ‘announce’ the artist [...]
Mumford and Sons are the spotlight for Showtime’s musical winter with two exclusive documentaries on the band; ‘The Road to Red Rocks’ and the Grammy nominated film ‘Big Easy Express’. The band is also set to play Musicares tribute to Bruce Springsteen and the Grammy Awards. <– Watch the live Bonnaroo performance 2011 below –> [...]
New song written by the band for the movie ‘Learn Me Right’ to be sung by Birdy.
Marcus Mumford explains ‘doom folk’; Red Hot chili Peppers offer free music downloads; Florence to release MTV Unplugged album next week which includes a Johnny Cash cover.
Godfather of grunge and feedback says modern day recordings make him ‘angry’ in interview with MTV. In a recent interview with MTV News, Neil Young says that modern day recorded music makes him “angry.” He says that the sound quality of downloaded music is “the worst sound we’ve ever had.” Young explained further that the “warmth and the depth at the high end [...]
Rolling Stone Magazine asked musicians to talk about the work of one of the greatest songwriters of all time: Bob Dylan in special tribute issue. Mumford & Sons leader, Marcus Mumford, talks about the Dylan song â€œNot Dark Yet,â€ from his (most excellent) 1997 album Time Out of Mind â€œIts quite a reflective song about [...]
Florence and the Machine dominated the 2010 U.K. Q Awards, winning Best Track for “You’ve Got The Love” and Best Female Artist. Green Day was named Best Live Act, Mumford & Sons won for Best New Act and The National&’s High Violet was dubbed Best Album. Paul McCartney, Brian Ferry, Madness and Take That were [...]