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Prince demos album will feature songs he...

A new Prince album is coming, and it’s an interesting one to describe. The purple one wrote a lot of songs for other...

Disney to edit racism from old movies for...

Disney’s long awaited streaming platform, Disney+, will launch soon with the company’s considerable back catalogue...

Even if you condemn Chris Lilley his...

You can probably say that Chris Lilley’s new Netflix show Lunatics hasn’t divided people, because everyone seems to...

Lizzo is an elitist: who knew

There’s been a fair bit of popular buzz around Lizzo, but today she came out to say that if you’re not a musician,...

Black Deer Focus: The Southern Companion

2019’s Black Deer Festival feature a performance by The Southern Companion, which is also a handy alternative name for...

Avengers directors ask fans to keep the...

Avengers Endgame brings to a close what feels like an unprecedented narrative arc over eleven years and even more movies, and...

Sam Fender announces debut LP

Sam Fender has been generating a lot of buzz with some interesting songs, including the ‘definitely saved some...

Aretha Franklin wins Pulitzer Prize

The Pulitzer Prize is a big deal in America, and almost a year after she passed away Aretha Franklin has been awarded one. The...

Glastonbury announce new mini stage

There’s a lot of stages and areas to Glastonbury, and quite frankly you’ll need a map if you want to moving around...

Beck teams with Pharrell for new single

Not only has Beck released a surprise new single, but Pharrell has helped create it: you know the result will be interesting....

Black Deer Focus: Hannah White and the...

We apologise in advance for musicplaining this, but we have to make sure you know what we’re on about so… this...

Glastonbury has invited the Spice Girls...

Emma Bunton has been speaking to Zoe Ball ahead of the Spice Girls’ comeback gigs, and there’s been a doubly...

Star Wars Episode IX is called The Rise...

We are currently balancing our desire to avoid spoilers with the need to be useful journalists, so here we go: Star Wars...

Chris Lilley offends pretty much everyone

Australian comedian Chris Lilley’s career seemed to plateau after a series of ‘offending’ incidents,...

Luddite of the week: Julian Casablancas...

To be fair to Julian Casablancas, we know that musicians have plenty of reasons to be annoyed at streaming services, chief...

It’s been a mixed day for fictional bad guys

Good and bad news for fans of completely fictional evil-doers. On the one hand, a team of two hundred people spent a decade...

The Mighty Boosh announced as Record...

The Mighty Boosh have united after five long years apart, and they’ve done it to be the 2019 ambassadors for Record Store...

The Addams Family animated teaser

Disney seem to be remaking all their animated classics into live action, so it’s interesting to see that The Addams...

Arctic Monkeys might have stopped gigging...

The Arctic Monkeys said there wouldn’t be a huge wait for their next LP, and now there’s a strong suggestion they...

You will be able to live in Glastobury:...

Do you like Glastonbury Festival? Would you like to live in it all the time? Well obviously you can’t, but the council...

Black Deer Focus: Ferris Sylvester

We’re here today to introduce Ferris & Sylvester, but in the photo above they’re actually the Sylvester and...

Marina releases the Love half of her album

We’ve known for a while that Marina had dropped ‘and the diamonds’ and been prepping an album called Love +...

There will be a posthumous Avicii album

DJ Avicii, aka the man known as Tim Bergling, sadly committed suicide last year. Now his family have announced there will be a...

Hot Chip are back to help you dump someone

Hot Chip are back after a long gap, but oddly they’ve come ready to help you split up with your partner. Really, because...

Supajam at Black Deer Festival: Under the...

As you may know, the team at Supajam’s educational wing are curating a stage at the Black Deer Festival this summer. As...

The trailer for the Joker movie is just...

The Joker is stepping out of Batman’s shadow. We at Supajam have been excited ever since we learned that Joaquin Phoenix...

The Raconteurs comeback has a release date

The Raconteurs were a supergroup containing Jack White, Brendan Benson and two other blokes who frankly don’t matter, and...

The voice of Bart Simpson has written an...

Nancy Cartwright has been the voice of Bart Simpson for thirty years, and now she’s written her first script for an...

Someone has made a ten year old Nine Inch...

In 2009, Trent Reznor used his Nine Inch Nails moniker for an April Fool: announcing an album full of collaborations which...

Black Deer Focus: Roxanne de Bastion

As well as being the name of the best Dungeons and Dragons character ever, Roxanne de Bastion is a double threat. On the one...

Scenes from Keith Flint’s send off

Today was the memorial for Keith Flint, aka the beating heart of the Prodigy. Fans were determined it would be a celebration of...

Tom Hiddleston’s Chinese vitamin advert...

We all know the drill: someone famous in the west travels east to take money and film an advert they hope no one back home will...

Neverworld announces more acts

Craig David’s career renaissance continues with a headline slot at Neverworld 2019, and he’s bringing his TS5...

Lily Allen allegedly dropped for bad sales

Does anyone remember when the Sun newspaper ran it from a website called Current Bun? Did that happen? Was that just us?...

Sky Ferreira’s new song has top...

Sky Ferreira has returned from the wilderness with an LP called Masochism, and a comeback song called Downhill Lullaby. But...

RIP Ranking Roger

Sad news this evening as we’re seeing reports that Roger Charlery has died. Better known as Ranking Roger, he played in...

Cardi B confesses to criminal past as a...

Cardi B has either confessed to being a thief, or is going out of her way to promote her new film role.  So, in an...

Glastonbury are going to have a 60 foot pier

Glastonbury has long been famed for more than just music, for being the festival where you can have a fantastic and magical...

RIP Scott Walker: authentic genius

We awoke to the news that Scott Walker has died, and music is poorer without him. Scott shot to fame as part of the Walker...

Black Deer Focus: The Trials of Cato

The Trials of Cato is a dangerous name for a band. On the one hand it’s instantly evocative, but you aren’t half...

Tame Impala is back and boy is he smooth

There’s a new Tame Impala single, but woah where we unprepared for it. Of course there’s a tinge of twenty first...

David Blaine announces first UK tour

David Blaine was the magician who caused a stir with a series of large scale publicity stunts, including the not even remotely...

Find a spare evening: the Glastonbury...

  Glastonbury run an Emerging Talent competition which will see one young hopeful (be they band or solo act) appear in a...

Keanu Reeves announced Bill and Ted 3

It’s been a long time since the classic Bill and Ted 1 and 2, in fact it’s been so long we’re not even sure...

The Stranger Things season 3 trailer is...

On the one hand, the Stranger Things season 3 trailer goes out of its way to present a moving on, growing up situation,...

MP’s tell people to avoid ticket site...

The battle against ticket touting has risen to the highest of levels, with a body of MPs now actually advising the general...

Toy Story 4 Trailer

Toy Story 4 was announced in 2014, and the current release date is June 21st 2019. That might actually happen too, as we have a...

Billie Eilish teams with Takashi Murakami

Billie Eilish’s ‘you should see me in a crown’ has been out for a while, there’s now an animated video...

Fyre Festival merchandise may become the...

Fyre Festival was such a colossal disaster it left millions of dollars in debts, much of which is owed to the locals who were...

Black Deer Focus: Daniel Antopolsky

Daniel Antopolsky was nearly a forgotten man. After a period in the 70s when he toured with and saved the life of Townes Van...

Radio 1’s Big Weekend sale has annoyed a...

A few days ago we reported on the excellent line up for Radio 1’s 2019 incarnation of Big Weekend, aka the one held in...

So this Glastonbury themed page is worth...

There’s a lot of deserved chat about Glastonbury today, but we wanted to highlight one of our favourite pieces. Step...

Glastonbury Line Up 2019 revealed

Yes the wait is over. Only we didn't have that long to wait as Glastonbury have revealed the first wave of bands...

Death Metal is empowering not depressing:...

Are you fed up of people thinking you’re a miserable, violent nutcase just because you listen to death metal? (Other...

Electric Picnic announces headliners

Electric Picnic is a name that makes more sense the more you think about it, and the Irish festival will be in County Laois...

Here’s Michael Eavis covering Elvis: yes...

Michael Eavis is known for many things, such as running Glastonbury, generating huge numbers for charity and being the hippy...

Somehow Marc Jacobs is claiming he didn’t...

Last year Marc Jacobs released a fashion line inspired by grunge, including a logo that seemed very similar to Nirvana’s....

Radio 1’s Big Weekend just got...

Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2019 is the free music festival you can also hear on the radio, for days afterwards in repeats. We...

James: Live Review

“How were the support band? I hear they were pretty shit myself - can’t stand emotional singers “ quips...

Black Deer Focus: Redwood

One of the great things about Black Deer Festival is that it’s not a cliché. While many people see a festival...

The new Chemical Brothers video has a dog...

There’s a new Chemical Brothers song out, so of course there’s a crazy video for it. Given that ‘We’ve...

If you think your career is going badly:...

Ever have one of those days when you think your career has stalled, your job is shit and things aren’t going well?...

Glastonbury gives the ticket resale dates

Glastonbury is always a highlight of the festival calendar, but it’s currently very sold out. However, there will be two...

The Black Keys Return Without Missing A Beat

Five years ago The Black Keys walked away from fame to pursue different routes through music, but today we have a comeback...

Bestival has fallen out with the police

Over the years we’ve seen a lot of disagreements between people organising festivals and those hired, and there’s...

Here’s the Good Omens Trailer

Good Omens is a book by two of the finest creative minds of modern Britain: Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman. It was written...

Cosmic Balance: everything Detective...

Imagine there was a cosmic balance, an order to the universe. It might mean that for everything the forthcoming Detective...

Kanye West’s contract bans him from retiring

We’re not going for the easy joke, but imagine if you’re Kanye West. You’ve got a wide range of interests,...

RIP Luke Perry

Actor Luke Parry has died after suffering a stroke at the weekend. He was 52. Perry was known to one generation as the star of...

RIP Prodigy legend Keith Flint

We have very sad news this morning: the Prodigy’s Keith Flint has died. He was just 49. He became the face of the...

Black Deer Focus: Mountains

London four piece Mountains have an album called ‘Dust in the Glare.’   Dust?   Dust isn’t quite...

Here’s new Marina

Marine, newly shorn of her Diamonds suffix, is back back back, with the Love + Fear LP dropping April 26th. We’ve already...

Black Deer Festival will also take you to...

Black Deer Festival has always included more than the sounds of Americana, with a focus on other culture, as well as food and...

George RR Martin turned down a cameo in...

George RR Martin has been experiencing a late career renaissance thanks to Game of Thrones, and as Stan Lee has made...

Cypress Hill will do Black Sunday in full...

Cypress Hill’s 1993 album Black Sunday gave the world Insane in the Brian, as well pushing forward a crossover of massive...

Indonesia deems Ed Sheeran pornographic

Ed Sheeran gets a lot of stick, but we like him…and even if you dislike the man and his music, surely even you must...

The new Detective Pikachu trailer looks...

We’re not joking, we are genuinely excited for a Pokemon movie… but with all due respect to previous ones,...

Glastonbury has permission to increase...

Over recent years the team behind Glastonbury festival (led by the excellent Eavis family) have worked hard to keep the peace...

Here’s new Foals: Sunday

With a new LP coming soon, Foals have dripped out another song. ‘Sunday’ begins in a dreamlike way that made us...

Burning Up Time by Nic Howden

With a new album and a documentary pending, funding in fits and starts from the beleaguered Pledge Music re the latter, the...

Black Deer Focus: The Wandering Hearts

We first saw The Wandering Hearts in a music video which perfectly fitted their sound: dusty roads, US flags, bourbon soaked...

Cornwall’s Boardmasters Festival has one...

Boardmasters is taking place August 7th to 11th in two locations in Cornwall, Fistral Beach and Watergate Bay, and the lineup...

The Jussie Smollett Situation Deepens

Recently, it looked like Empire star Jussie Smollett had been the victim of a hate crime. He was beaten up, had a noose wrapped...

Morrissey gives details of boycott...

In 2006, Morrissey said he was boycotting Canada in protest at the seal clubbing industry within the country, and for many...

Trailer: The Motley Crue biopic looks...

Netflix have turned ‘The Dirt: Confessions Of The World’s Most Notorious Rock Band’ into a biopic, and...

Bikini Kill Announce First UK Date in 23...

Bikini Kill haven’t played in the UK for a long time, because they haven’t been around for a long time, in fact the...

Bombay Bicycle Club Announce Return and...

You might remember that in January, Bombay Bicycle Club announced their return with a pretty obscure posting. Well, we now have...

Meghan Trainor’s new press release is...

Meghan Trainor continues in her quest to be known for something other than a song built around a poor joke about fat arses, and...

Black Deer Focus: Steak

Steak have an EP called Corned Beef Colossus.   I mean we’re won over already, but some of you might need more...

Neverworld announce acts including Black...

Neverworld is taking place in Hever, Kent from August 1st to 4th 2019, and no it’s not some dystopian commentary, the...