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Robert Young RIP

It has been confirmed this morning that Primal Scream guitarist Robert ‘Throb’ Young of Primal Scream has died.

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Slowdive conclude 2014 summer festival dates

As the world watched some middle-aged blokes boring everyone about a phone, a watch and a new U2 album last night, Slowdive played the last performance of their hugely successful 2014 festival dates in Switzerland.

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Memoirs Of A Shoegazing Gentleman

‘Memoirs Of A Shoegazing Gentleman’ was originally published as a spoof column in NME between October 26, 1991 and February 1, 1992, written by writer and broadcaster David Quantick in the guise of Lord Tarquin.

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The Jesus and Mary Chain to tour ‘Psychocandy’

This year marks 30 years since the Jesus and Mary Chain released their debut single ‘Upside Down’ on Creation and NME reports that the band are to take their 1985 album ‘Psychocandy’ on the road and play a handful of UK dates later this year.

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Slowdive announce London date

Slowdive last played live on 21st May 1994 in Toronto, now they have announced nearly twenty years to the day they will reform with confirmation of a show at Village Underground in London on 19th May. The news follows last nights announcement they are confirmed Read more

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Slowdive confirmed for Primavera Sound

Slowdive have been confirmed to play this year’s Primavera Sound in Barcelona. The festival runs from May 29-31 and also features Arcade Fire, Mogwai, Daniel Avery and Pixies, the band were announced tonight via the festival line-up film.