Bon Iver

The War on Drugs and the Rehabilitation of 80s Music

Dan Tickner | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Dan Tickner

Something about the release of Lost In The Dream seems to make the circle complete. This record is by no means an eighties pastiche (single Red Eyes nods to, if not current Arcade Fire, then certainly The Suburbs) and very much belongs to 2014.

Music Streaming Comes of Age With New Streaming Countdown

Martin Talbot | Posted 10.07.2012 | UK Entertainment
Martin Talbot

It is hard to believe that it is now eight years since the first Official Download Chart was launched in the UK. How the world has changed.

Pop Goes Pitchfork?

Al Horner | Posted 21.01.2012 | UK Entertainment
Al Horner

Faster than you can say, "JLS in boat shoes and thrift store plaid shirts", the pop world has become obsessed with indie. If you're both an Animal Collective enthusiast and shameless pop fanatic like me, you'll notice it feels a bit weird. Like watching your best friend get off with a work colleague at your own birthday party.