Jake Bugg

Why Visit the East Midlands?

Olivia Tilley | Posted 08.10.2016 | UK Comedy
Olivia Tilley

Situated right in the middle of the country, the East Midlands has played host to an array of wonders from xylophone playing homeless people, to castles, to kings buried under car parks.

Damon Albarn Joins East End Pub Singers, The Gents, for a Good Old Fashioned knees-up. Long live pianos in pubs!

Kat Jackman | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Kat Jackman

Last week Damon Albarn finished performing at his own gig following the launch of his first solo album Everyday Robots and decided to join in the fun by singing a version of Parklife with these two naughty scamps. In this special case - their performance was filmed on an iPhone and the footage, as you would imagine, ended up on YouTube.

One Direction To Open Radio 1's Big Weekend

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

One Direction are the latest act to be added to the line-up of Radio 1’s Big Weekend, which will see some of the biggest names in music performing i...

'The X Factor': Who Do We Want On The Judging Panel?

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

It's that time of year again - the rumour mill is in full swing as we speculate on who will be joining the judging panel on 'The X Factor' 2014. So...

Jake Bugg Takes A Swing At American Idol

Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Jake Bugg has never been one to keep his opinions to himself, having previously slammed acts like One Direction, who he described as "terrible", as we...

Live Review - Jake Bugg at The Royal Albert Hall

Carly Wilford | Posted 26.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Carly Wilford

Starting off his set acoustically sat down with the first in a relay of guitars that seamlessly appear throughout the evening. He mixes up tracks from his self titled debut album with more recently Rick Rubin produced 'Shangri La'.

Q AWARDS: Could Robbie Williams Sound Any MORE Ungrateful?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

Robbie Williams was sending out a distinctly mixed message at the Q Awards last night in London, where he bagged an award for 'Icon'. While he voi...

Talent, Guitar and an iPhone: Jake Bugg Reveals How Musicians Can Rise to Fame With Their Integrity Intact

Kat Jackman | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Kat Jackman

It was through this raw talent, a bit of advice and starting promote his music locally through his local BBC Introducing radio station that Jake Bugg's music caught the attention of the masses... oh, and a record company. While still a teenager the little blighter had a number one album...

WIN Tickets To Beach Break Live 2013

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.07.2013 | UK Universities & Education

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Evolution Festival Newcastle - Tipped to Be the Best Yet

Collette Walsh | Posted 21.07.2013 | UK Entertainment
Collette Walsh

This Bank Holiday weekend sees one of the best line-ups ever for Newcastle's Evolution music festival. The festival, known as 'the Evo' to locals, ha...

Mod: the Elusive British Dream

Jason Holmes | Posted 08.07.2013 | UK
Jason Holmes

'No political or cultural figurehead has ever come up with the phrase "a British dream", so Mod appeals to me politically because it's the closest we've ever come to having an American Dream.' So says Richard Weight, author of Mod: A Very British Style.

Beach Break Live Announces New Artists

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.05.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Krafty Kuts, The Cuban Brothers and MistaJam are just a few of the acts Beach Break Live, one of the UK's biggest student festivals, has added to the ...

Hot New Couple Alert!

Posted 02.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

It has been rumoured that Cara Delevingne had bagged herself a new bad boy after Harry Styles in the shape of Jake Bugg, and now it seems the pair hav...

Welcome Pariah: Riding the Rock'n'Roll Wave on the South Coast

Jason Holmes | Posted 27.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

They're propping up the bar at The Blue Posts on Berwick Street in Soho, a duo enmeshed in a knockabout conversation about the politics of music.

My SXSW Diary - Austin, Texas - Day One

Carly Wilford | Posted 14.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Carly Wilford

Every year thousands of music geeks (I include myself in that stereotype) descend on Austin in Texas for South By South West. As reports from the UK speak of snow, out here it's beautiful blue skies and open road.

Beach Break Live Lineup Revealed

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 13.03.2013 | UK Universities & Education

After weeks of anticipation, the Beach Break Live 2013 lineup has at last been revealed - and it looks set to be a corker of a festival. Brit award...