SM Entertainment, the agency behind Girls’ Generation, SHINee and Super Junior, has released the first teaser for its annual winter project, set to feature artists from its roster. READ MORE: BoA – ‘Forgive Me’ review: a veteran artist blazes thrilling new trails In a teaser posted to the agency’s social media platforms earlier today (November…

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Chuu has been removed as a member of LOONA for alleged “violent language and misuse of power” towards the staff of the group’s agency, Blockberry Creative. In a statement posted to LOONA’s official fancafe earlier today (November 25), the agency announced that Chuu has been “expelled and withdrawn” as a member of the group, which is…

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Soundwalk Collective with Patti Smith have announced a deluxe box set reissue of three albums, along with a new record called ‘The Perfect Vision: Reworkings’ featuring remixes from numerous artists including Brian Eno. READ MORE: Patti Smith live in London – punk’s poet laureate claims legend status The experimental collective have today (November 25) re-released ‘The…

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Adidas will launch an investigation into the allegations that Kanye West played pornography to employees and exhibited other intimidating behaviour after former Adidas and Yeezy staff accused the rapper of manipulation and bullying. Earlier this month, a report from Rolling Stone made allegations about the environment at Yeezy’s brand office, with ex-workers alleging a “cult-like atmosphere”.…

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Stormzy has asked fans to listen to his new album ‘This Is What I Mean’ “with an open heart” in a new message upon the album’s release. The rapper’s third album came out today (November 25), and was previewed by the singles ‘Hide & Seek’ and ‘Firebabe’. In a note posted to social media, Stormzy…

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BH Entertainment, the management agency of GOT7 member Jinyoung, has responded to a report regarding the idol’s military enlistment date. READ MORE: Somebody review: a half-baked serial killer romance Earlier today (November 25), South Korean media outlet Star News reported that Jinyoung is preparing to start his mandatory military service sometime in March 2023. BH…

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A crowdfunding campaign launched to publish a photobook of the era surrounding Pulp’s ‘This Is Hardcore’ album is nearing its target. READ MORE: Pulp – every album ranked and rated The book, called Hardcore, has so far raised £28,182 of its £45,000 target, contributed by 569 backers with six days left to go. Hardcore is…

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Kris Wu has been jailed for 13 years for sex crimes by a Chinese court. Last year, Wu was formally arrested on suspicion of rape. The first allegations of his predatory behaviour – which included claims of date rape and preying on underage girls – were made on July 18, 2021. After being detained by Chinese…

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A new book called How We Used Saint Etienne to Live has been announced, which will explore the history of the British indie-dance band and feature all three members. READ MORE: Does Rock ‘N’ Roll Kill Braincells?! – Saint Etienne The book, written by journalist and music writer Ramzy Alwakeel – who wrote the 2016 book…

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Days after visiting Donald Trump at his Mar-a-Lago resort, Kanye West has discussed the meeting in campaign videos in support of his 2024 presidential run. READ MORE: With his “White Lives Matter” stunt, has Kanye West finally hit the point of no return? Earlier this week, West confirmed his bid for the White House, revealing…

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