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Forbes 100 Highest Paid Entertainers:...

Now maybe we’re out of touch, but Puff Daddy hasn’t had a mega banger in a good few years, yet look who’s...

Lord Buckethead goes international

If you’ve watched the political situation in Britain in the last week, you might have taken some comedic refuge in the...

Harlem is getting a museum of hip hop

Harlem, New York: a place of great cultural birth, a tag name for a group of basketball players, and soon home to a museum of...

Batman has died: RIP Adam West

Sorry Christian Bale, but to many people Batman was Adam West, the actor who played him in what we’re going to call a...

Tom Hardy’s eulogy for his dog is better...

Tom Hardy, a man of many sides, from the muscled hero to the guy who reads bedtime stories with kids. One of them is a...

Muse to livestream gig this weekend and...

Muse have made great capital from dystopian views of the future, drones and scenarios of political control and chaos, so the...

Britain’s gone to hell but here’s a new...

Today, it became apparent that British Prime Minister Theresa May has made the greatest political error since… well...

Anthony Keidis 'doesn’t judge' Chris...

People are quick to judge and condemn, but one of those who isn’t is Anthony Keidis of Red Hot Chilli Peppers.  He...

Here’s the Lorde tour details plus new...

Hi, I’m Media Monkey, and I have a confession to make: I’m the only person in the world who didn’t like...

Audioslave’s Chris Cornell tribute is...

Audioslave have their critics, including plenty of people who can’t see past parent bands Soundgarden and Rage Against...

Would you buy more at Record Store Day if...

Put the needle back on the record by Nic Howden   The only true advantage of CDs over vinyl LPs, when the shiny little...

The Guardians of the Galaxy 2 mix is...

Cassettes were an absolute nightmare. No they were, because while you could hand craft a marvellous mix tape for your beloved...

Bodger from Bodger and Badger has died

Sad news for people of a certain age: Bodger from Bodger and Badger has died, aka the human one in a show about a puppet that...

Death From Above 1979 are teasing us

There’s new Death From Above 1979 coming very soon, probably this Friday, and we are very excited. So excited we’re...

Noel Fielding told to avoid black so he...

First things first: this report comes from The Sun, who are claiming a source told them, so it’s probably made up. But...

Liam Gallagher takes back everything he...

The One Love Manchester concert had some remarkable sights, but right up there was Liam Gallagher playing with Coldplay, a band...

Aphex Twin has a month long countdown to...

Richard D James, aka Aphex Twin, is up to something. There was some mystery last month when he released a strange video,...

This is why Clean Bandit got censored at...

One Love Manchester was a truly remarkable concert. People wounded in the Manchester attacks attending a massive concert just a...

The new Placebo vid is worth a look even...

We still like Placebo and were pleased to hear their cover of Talk Talk’s Lifes What You Make It. It’s not going to...

The Childish Gambino persona will be...

Donald Glover is a busy man, and we mean ‘starring in a Star Wars movie busy’ man, as he’s going to be no...

Arcade Fire are having fun with anagrams...

Arcade Fire have an album to promote, so we can expect some strangeness. We’ve already had surprise vinyl and a pretend...

Snarknado might be awful but they’re very...

SyFy’s b-movie franchise ‘Sharknado’ might not get any rewards in a technical sense, but somehow...

Radiohead’s OK Computer was inspired by...

We’ve recently had towel day, where fans of sci-fi humourist Douglas Adams carry a towel around in homage to his greatest...

Well that was quick: here’s the new...

When we joked about keeping an eye on the weird Arcade Fire ‘live’ stream, we weren’t being serious in...

Arcade Fire are doing something weirdly...

There’s probably going to be an Arcade Fire album out this year. We’re only guessing, but what makes us say...

Prophets of Rage announce album: listen...

In a way, Rage Against the Machine let us down, not being around for the George W Bush disaster. But nothing makes Bush look...

Here’s the new Liam Gallagher single

Well, if you’re a fan of 90s nostalgia here’s the new single from Liam Gallagher. It’s perfectly functional,...

Muslim groups raise half a million...

Last Friday, a pair of Muslim girls riding on a train were subjected to a stream of abuse from Jeremy Joseph Christian, a white...

Trent Reznor once apologised for Chris...

Does anyone remember Scream, the 2009 collaboration between Chris Cornell and Timbaland? Yes, Chris Cornell and Timbaland. It...

Jonny Greenwood to open for Radiohead

A band called Junun are going to open for Radiohead on their forthcoming tour, including in Dublin, Manchester, Florence and...

Two decades later Jagged Little Pill is...

If you were a music listener in 1993 you probably heard Alanis Morissette’s Jagged Little Pill, an excellent album that...

So someone has made an anti-Theresa May song

A few weeks ago we reported on the unlikely support Jeremy Corbyn is getting from the UK grime scene, and now we get to talk...

Here’s where you can hear the Liam...

Liam Gallagher still seems to be a thing, at least in his mind, and the media which are hanging on every one of his bitchy...

New Radiohead single coming June 2nd?

The headline is a bit of a cheat, because while there is technically a Radiohead single being released on June 2nd (i.e. this...

LCD Soundsystem have finished their new...

LCD Soundsystem’s restart in 2015 had fans begging and praying for new material, and earlier this year we had two songs:...

Katie Hopkins sacked by LBC after calling...

Katie Hopkins may have failed at the Apprentice, but she’s made a name for herself as a self styled hate figure. As our...

This is why you can’t trust the internet...

Someone at Walker’s crisps is very naïve. Being on Obamacare and voting for Donald Trump naïve, and their...

Breathe easy: Richard Ayoade is doing the...

The news that the Crystal Maze was coming back with Richard Ayoade presenting was both excellent and a little worrying....

Spicy flavoured Skittles: this is not a...

Although Supajam is a media website we do eat, so naturally we had to cover the biggest food news since Michelin invented...

Twenty One Pilots singer keeps going...

There’s a staple of noir movies that involves people singing seductively on top of a piano, and this story is about the...

More details on the Origin of Muse release

Muse fans who prefer their earlier material are in for a treat, because there’s a new compilation coming. Called Origin...

Tom Cruise confirms Top Gun 2

Top Gun 2 has had a tortured gestation, going from rumour to something Top Gun director Tony Scott was scouting locations for,...

Alison Mosshart is not coping well under...

Alison Mosshart has always come across as a strong person, so its alarming to read an NME chat with her where the Donald Trump...

Roger Moore has died aged 89

Roger Moore, Bond legend, has died aged 89 after a struggle with cancer. As an actor Moore played in the Saint and the...

Ariana Grande releases statement after...

Last night, as young people were leaving an Ariana Grande show at the Manchester Arena, a suicide bomber detonated himself in...

Drake takes Billboard Music record from...

In 2012, Adele won twelve gongs at the Billboard Music Awards, the most anyone had ever won in on go. That record lasted...

Reading and Leeds want to allow you to...

There have always been drug related deaths at festivals, just as there have been lots of taking drugs at festivals. Some people...

Fyre Festival: meet the FBI

Things continue to get worse for Fyre Festival. From promoting themselves as the festival of choice for the wealthy, selling...

Mamma Mia is getting a sequel ten years...

The Mamma Mia musical has made people a huge wedge of cash, and the movie version managed to triumph despite some questionable...

Tom Morello publishes Chris Cornell...

Although Tom Morello is best known for Rage Against the Machine, he was in a band called Audioslave for a few years along with...

Tom Hardy to play Venom in Spiderman spin...

Sony are making an extended universe movie about Venom, the symbiote that causes Spiderman hell. If we tell you the director,...

The BBC’s political Twin Peaks spoof is...

The BBC have a range of political programmes, and one of them is This Week. Given that there’s a General Election coming...

Skepta talks about taking over from past...

It all began when Liam Gallagher threw out a tweet that said “Man like Skepta keeping it real got to stand for something...

The Katy Perry LP cover is weirder than...

Katy Perry has had some quirky looks over the years, but her new LP has a cover that could have come from a Pan Horror...

Here’s that new Muse song we were promised

Muse have been teasing new material for a while now. Not a full album, but a one off song, and people were excited. The good...

RIP Chris Cornell

Terrible news today: Chris Cornell has died suddenly aged just 52.   Cornell is best known as the frontman of Soundgarden,...

Microsoft don’t like Guardians of the...

Ah, the Zune, Microsoft’s answer to the ipod, a device so successful you won’t have heard much about it for several...

Glastonbury reveal Tilda Swinton picked...

It’s not all music at Glastonbury, a phrase with more understatement than ‘the sun is warm’ and ‘Donald...

Michael Moore is going after Trump

We’re not sure Donald Trump is going to be worried by this, but documentary maker Michael Moore is going after the US...

Hear a new Foo Fighters song right now

Last night Dave Grohl and his Foo Fighters played a new song live for the first time. They were gigging in San Francisco at...

Someone is kickstarting a cardboard...

Do you like vinyl? Just, not sound quality? Or are you into DIY? Because Spinbox might be for you. Basically, someone is...

Zac Efron to play Ted Bundy and no we’re...

Joe Berlinger is directing a movie called Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil And Vile, all about the girlfriend of serial killer...

Campaign encourages Labour voters with a...

We’ve mostly avoided the current General Election, but sometimes music and movies intersect with what’s happening...

This new Jennifer Lawrence poster is...

Jennifer Lawrence was getting a bit goody two shoes, so step forward Darren Aronofsky, who has directed her in a new film...

The Strokes were bitter about The Killers...

Lizzy Goodman’s new book Meet Me in the Bathroom: Rebirth and Rock and Roll in New York City, 2001–2011 is shaping...

Adam from Hurts speaks candidly about...

Adam Anderson often gets left behind when people talk about Hurts, but today he’s put himself centre stage to talk about...

Kasabian explain why they never broke the US

We all know the old challenge British bands are meant to face: breaking America. Kasabian clearly haven’t done that, but...

Robert Miles passed away from cancer

Robert Miles died earlier this week and left the dance world in shock. Now it’s been revealed what happened to him. Now,...

Maisie Williams to star in new X Men

Not content with starring roles in Game of Thrones and Dr Who, Maisie Williams is now coming to the X Men universe.  As a...

Harrison Ford explains what attracted him...

Well, it is money we suppose, but Ford has been very diplomatic and given a lovely reason in an IMAX Q and Q on Facebook....

There’s going to be a new Muse single...

Yeah, sorry, this is a news story about a new song which doesn’t let you hear the new song, and is therefore...

The National release new song: hear it now

Just give us a minute before you play the song below for the news story. So, The National have teased their forthcoming album...

Marilyn Manson changes album title to...

Changes in that headline might be too strong. We all knew a new Marilyn Manson album was coming, and a teaser campaign made...

Childish Gambino is working on a Deadpool...

There is no part of that headline that isn’t great, but just to stress: Donald Glover, aka Childish Gambino, has been...

Father John Misty freestyles about the...

James Comey is the head of the FBI who swung the election for Donald Trump by making attacks on Hillary Clinton’s emails...

RIP Robert Miles

Sad news: Robert Miles, the producer behind trance classic Children (and many other great songs), has died. He was just...

Fraudsters arrested for pretending to be...

Someone has been going around pretending to be Jonathan Dickins, and as that’s Adele’s manager the fraudsters have...

Alt J’s new video has wood mice and Iggy Pop

Alt J have a new video out and it’s all about a wood mouse.   So, wait, come back, it really is good. Firstly,...

Paul Weller: he’ll never go on Piers...

So, do we lead this story with Paul Weller calling Piers Morgan a cunt, or the fact he admitted he needs to keep putting albums...

Gorillaz unveil their festival lineup

Gorillaz are ramping up the excitement for the Demon Dayz festival, which is going to be held in Margate. There’d been...

The new Gorillaz vinyl boxset has 14...

Gorillaz’ recent comeback LP Humanz went down well with the critics, and it looks like Damon Albarn is determined to make...

Murderous British politician raps Eminem...

And now, a news story that includes two of the worst politicians working in Britain today. On the one hand, we have Diane...

Guardians of the Galaxy director speaks...

James Gunn should be in a pretty good place right now, having directed both Guardians of the Galaxies, each a successful and...

Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk has a new...

There are no super heroes in Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk trailer, but if an audience used to the Dark Knight wanders in...

Blur’s drummer is now a Labour councillor

Even though Britain is gearing up for a General Election, many people had to vote yesterday in council elections. The results...

Liam Neeson is the hero we need right...

This isn’t a story about Liam Neeson being some ninja CIA badass, this is a story about Liam Neeson just having an...

Aquaman has started filming

For years, cynical comic readers turned Aquaman into a joke. How do you defeat him? Stay on land, and all that stuff. He was...

Okay who kidnapped Paramore

We haven’t got over the surprise of the first one, but Paramore are back with another song… and it’s once...

The Defenders trailer is here

Netflix have been building up to the Defenders for two years, with hit shows Jessica Jones, Daredevil and Luke Cage all coming...

Napalm Death are playing Glastonbury

Details are coming out about the Shangri-La area of Glastonbury, and it sounds terrifying. “Giant Towers of Trash now...