This direct from the Mute Records Website. Following on from the success of The Lost Tapes, Mute and Spoon are delighted to announce the release of the long-awaited remastered catalogue vinyl box set, a 17 piece vinyl set on 180g vinyl housed in a linen wrapped box, out on 2 December 2013. The box set features 13 of the band’s classic albums, alongside Out […]
The latest news from the archive
James Blake has won the Mercury Music Prize for his album Overgrown. I won’t be linking you from here to the awards, the interviews or the newspaper articles because they are frankly tedious. But this is a link to last month’s post on the In Deep Music Archive site. A live concert on KCRW in […]
The legendary Mott The Hoople have announced 5 British dates. Go to the live section of the site to see where they are. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mott_the_Hoople
The Cardigans – 1998 – A still from behind the scenes on the video shoot for the My Favourite Game single from the 3 million selling album Gran Turismo. Thanks to Toby for sending this article, an interesting read. http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2013/10/why-is-sweden-so-good-at-pop-music/280945/
News just in that Lou Reed has died. More details as they come in but this just been posted by Rolling Stone: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/lou-reed-velvet-underground-leader-and-rock-pioneer-dead-at-71-20131027 This link may need to be cut and pasted.
This year’s NME poll places The Smiths, The Queen Is Dead as the greatest album of all time. If you would like to see the Top 500 go here: http://www.nme.com/news/the-smiths/73363 Here the complete album here but if you do not have a vinyl copy of this then hopefully this will inspire you to go and […]