London’s 12 Bar Club is reopening under a new name, The Lower Third, alongside the launch of the Outernet’s new 2,000-capacity live events venue called HERE this summer. READ MORE: Independent Venue Week 2022: “Now more than ever, small venues need to be shouted about” The landmark venue on Denmark Street, which closed for redevelopment in…

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Lil Uzi Vert has said that Jack Harlow “doesn’t have white privilege”, after question marks surfaced around Harlow’s chart success in the face of some poor reviews of his new album. READ MORE: Jack Harlow – ‘Come Home The Kids Miss You’ review: storytelling charm and filler tracks Harlow’s ‘Come Home The Kids Miss You‘,…

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Alan Erasmus, co-founder of The Haçienda, has revealed that the iconic superclub was almost located in a warehouse in Manchester’s Castlefield area, rather than its now famous site. The club was started in 1982 by Erasmus and his Factory Records colleagues Tony Wilson, Rob Gretton, Martin Hannett and Peter Saville, and funded largely by the…

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The full stage times for Liam Gallagher‘s two forthcoming shows at Knebworth have been released – find them in full below. READ MORE: Liam Gallagher: “I sound good. I look cool. I talk from the heart” Gallagher will play two shows at the iconic venue – site of Oasis’ famous 1996 gigs – on June 3…

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The first image of Bradley Cooper as Leonard Bernstein in a forthcoming biopic has been released – take a look below. READ MORE: ‘A Star Is Born’ – soundtrack review The star and director of A Star Is Born will be playing the iconic Broadway composer in a new film called Maestro, released by Netflix. Cooper will…

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Yeah Yeah Yeahs played new songs to fans at LA’s Teragram Ballroom last night (May 30) – watch them perform ‘Spitting Off The Edge Of The World’ and see the setlist below. READ MORE: Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ 10 best songs The New York band aired classics including ‘Maps’ and ‘Heads Will Roll’ but also treated fans…

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Johnny Depp has appeared onstage with Jeff Beck for the second time, as the guitarist continues his European tour dates Depp made headlines on Sunday (May 29) when he was a surprise guest at Beck’s show in Sheffield. The pair performed covers of John Lennon, Marvin Gaye and Jimi Hendrix. Last night (May 30) Depp…

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Liam Gallagher is set to play a pair of headline gigs at Stevenage’s Knebworth House this weekend (June 3-4) – see how the weather will fare below. READ MORE: Liam Gallagher: “I sound good. I look cool. I talk from the heart” The star will return to the venue for the first time since Oasis held two…

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Snoop Dogg has appeared to confirm the release date for Mount Westmore’s debut album. READ MORE: Snoop Dogg – ‘Algorithm’ review: Snoop’s shot at making old-school hip-hop great again The rapper, who is in the supergroup with E-40, Too $hort and Ice Cube, shared a video via his Instagram that shows the bandmembers performing live…

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Måneskin have responded to Mick Jagger’s comments about the state of rock’n’roll, disputing the idea that young artists are keeping the genre alive. The Italian band were speaking to NME for the latest Big Read cover story ahead of a huge homecoming gig in Verona when they shared their thoughts on The Rolling Stones frontman’s…

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