Elton John curating Amazon Music’s song of the day

Elton John

Sir Elton John is celebrating his 70th birthday a day early by curating Amazon Music Unlimited’s song of the day feature starting on Friday (24Mar17). The Rocket Man hitmaker will choose a track each day from a different artist to be featured as the song of the day until 30 March (17). On Friday, he […]

Bob Dylan reveals an unsuspected love for Stereophonics

Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan has revealed that he is a fan of Stereophonics, and also that he cannot imagine his own writing being influenced by his series of albums of American standards, because “these melodies are so structured in musical theory, they’re so tricky with time signatures and shifting melodies, that it’s beyond me”. In a long […]

Johnny Marr rejoins The The for new music

Johnny Marr

Johnny Marr is back with The The after 17 years to release their first song in 15 years. Marr was a member of the band from 1988–1994 playing guitar and harmonica, it was his first musical escapade after The Smiths split up. Singer/songwriter Matt Johnson has been the only permanent member of the group since […]