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Is Rock Dying?

Scott Rowley | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Scott Rowley

The End, it seems, is nigh. "It's strange in rock culture just now," Primal Scream's Bobby Gillespie told BBC4's Review Show in December. "It's kinda dead, I think. It's over." The Cult's Ian Astbury, meanwhile, has decided that the album has also reached the end of the line.

Who Is This Man Beating Rihanna In The Charts?

PA | Posted 28.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

A relatively unknown singer-songwriter has rocked the music industry after his fan-funded album snuck its way into the mid-week top 10. Ginger Wild...

Are Albums Still Dead Then, Billy Corgan?

James Ellaby | Posted 14.08.2012 | UK Entertainment
James Ellaby

The first iPod was released well over a decade ago, and the new freedom to pick and choose songs more easily led to inevitable claims that albums would soon be 'dead'. One advocate of that theory was Billy Corgan of the Smashing Pumpkins, so how come they've got a new album out?