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VIDEO: Klaxons – Twin Flames

Indie rockers Klaxons have just released their new music video for their track ‘Twin Flames’. By some it’s been described as their most controversial video to date, but why don’t you take a look and make an opinion on it for yourselves?:

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NEWS: NME Awards Shows 2011 announced in London!

For 2011, the NME Awards Shows will be taking place at various places in London this February, with a host of many NME favourites playing across the city during the month. Check the full details below, including the dates, venues, bands performing, and ticket prices:

FEBRUARY 01 – Metronomy @ Heaven – £12.50
FEBRUARY 02 – Los Campesinos! / Summer Camp @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – £14.00
FEBRUARY 03 – The Duke Spirit @ Heaven – £12.00
FEBRUARY 09 – Mystery Jets @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – £15.00
FEBRUARY 11 – White Lies / Crocodiles @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – £17.50
FEBRUARY 15 – The Naked And Famous @ Heaven – £10.00
FEBRUARY 15 – Isobel Campbell And Mark Lanegan / Cherry Ghost @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – £18.00
FEBRUARY 16 – Edwyn Collins @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – £18.00
FEBRUARY 17 – Miles Kane @ Hoxton Square Bar And Kitchen – £9.00
FEBRUARY 17 – Noah And The Whale @ Koko – £17.50
FEBRUARY 18 – Yuck / Cults @ Bush Hall – £8.00
FEBRUARY 20 – Carl Barat / The Heartbreaks / Foreign Office @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – £16.50
FEBRUARY 21 – Alex Winston @ New Players Theatre – £8.50
FEBRUARY 21 – Mona / Neon Trees @ The Relentless Garage – £8.50
FEBRUARY 21 – Warpaint / Twin Shadow @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – £14.00
FEBRUARY 21 – Frankie & The Heartstrings / Veronica Falls @ Heaven – £10.00
FEBRUARY 22 – Caribou / Factory Floor / Walls @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – £12.50
FEBRUARY 22 – Les Savy Fav @ Heaven – £15.00

Ticket pre-sale is ran exclusively through www.nme.com from 9:00am on November 24th, and general release via Gigs and Tours and Ticketmaster on November 26th. All prices are subject to booking fees plus a 50p charity donation to Teenage Cancer Trust.

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NEWS: The Futureheads to release new 10th anniversary single!

The Futureheads will release their new single, ‘Christmas Was Better In The 80s’ on the December 19th 2010 through Nul Records, as part of their 10th birthday celebrations. You can also catch them live on tour at the moment with Scottish 3-piece Biffy Clyro, here are there full dates:

NOVEMBER 25 – ABERDEEN, AECC (w/ Biffy Clyro) (SOLD OUT!)
NOVEMBER 25 – ABERDEEN, Korova Club (Aftershow DJ set)
NOVEMBER 26 – GLASGOW, SECC (w/ Biffy Clyro) (SOLD OUT!)
NOVEMBER 26 – GLASGOW, O’Couture (Aftershow DJ set)
NOVEMBER 27 – GLASGOW, SECC (w/ Biffy Clyro)
NOVEMBER 29 – HULL, Arena (w/ Biffy Clyro)
NOVEMBER 30 – NOTTINGHAM, Arena (w/ Biffy Clyro)
NOVEMBER 30 – NOTTINGHAM, Spanky Van Dykes (Aftershow DJ set)
DECEMBER 01 – PLYMOUTH, Pavillions (w/ Biffy Clyro)
DECEMBER 02 – KINGSTON, The Hippodrome
DECEMBER 03 – MANCHESTER, Central (w/ Biffy Clyro)
DECEMBER 03 – MANCHESTER, The Ritz (Aftershow DJ set)
DECEMBER 04 – LONDON, Wembley Arena (w/ Biffy Clyro)
DECEMBER 07 – LIVERPOOL, Topman CTRL at Shipping Forecast
DECEMBER 08 – MANCHESTER, Academy (SOLD OUT!)
DECEMBER 09 – BIRMINGHAM, O2 Academy (w/ Feeder)
DECEMBER 23 – NEWCASTLE, Academy @ Futurefest 2
DECEMBER 26 – LIVERPOOL, Bumper (DJ set)

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NEWS: The Chariot to tour UK March 2011!

American metalcore boys The Chariot are set to embark on their European tour from March 17th, with the UK being their first stop in the continent. They’re bring MyChildren MyBride along for support, and you can catch both acts on any of the following dates:

MARCH 17 – GLASGOW, Cathouse
MARCH 18 – MANCHESTER, Moho Live
MARCH 19 – NOTTINGHAM, Rock City Basement
MARCH 20 – BIRMINGHAM, Academy 3
MARCH 21 – LONDON, Underworld

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VIDEO: My Chemical Romance – Sing

Punk group My Chemical Romance have just released a new music video for their new single ‘Sing’. It’s all futuristic and stuff with laser guns and things, definitely worth a little peek:

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NEWS: Dead Swans UK tour dates coming up soon!

Underground British hardcore favourites Dead Swans are finishing off their year with a European tour, of which they’ll be playing UK dates at the end of November and Decemeber. Check all their UK tour dates below:

NOVEMBER 20 – KENT, Turnbridge Wells Forum (w/ Gallows)
NOVEMBER 24 – LEEDS, The Well (w/ Gallows, Last Witness)
NOVEMBER 27 – LONDON, Underworld (w/ Gallows)
NOVEMBER 28 – BOURNEMOUTH, iBar (w/ Gallows)
NOVEMBER 30 – EXETER, Cavern (w/ Mother Of Mercy)
DECEMBER 01 – BRISTOL, The Croft (w/ Mother Of Mercy)
DECEMBER 02 – BIRMINGHAM, The Flapper (w/ Mother Of Mercy)
DECEMBER 15 – NORWICH, The Marquee (w/ Mother Of Mercy)
DECEMBER 16 – LEEDS, The Cockpit (w/Mother Of Mercy + Brutality Will Prevail)
DECEMBER 17 – EDINBURGH, Studio 24 (w/ Mother Of Mercy)
DECEMBER 18 – MANCHESTER, Moho Live (w/ Mother Of Mercy)
DECEMBER 19 – LONDON, O2 Islington Academy 2 (w/ Mother Of Mercy)

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NEWS: Escape The Fate announce rescheduled UK dates!

Escape The Fate have announced their recently cancelled December London shows for bassist Max Green to enter rehab will now be taking place on January 14th and 16th 2011. All tickets purchased originally will remain valid, and for any more information fans can go to the Live Nation site by clicking here!

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NEWS: Funeral For A Friend announce 2011 headline UK tour!

Welsh rockers Funeral For A Friend have just announced a full headline UK tour across the UK during March and April. Full dates for the tour are below, with young metalcore bunch Rise To Remain as support for all the dates:

MARCH 16 – ABERYSTWYTH, Arts Centre
MARCH 17 – BUCKLEY, The Tivoli Venue
MARCH 18 – PENRITH, Penrith Leisure Centre
MARCH 19 – EDINBURGH, Bongo Club
MARCH 20 – GLASGOW, King Tuts
MARCH 22 – BURY ST. EDMUNDS, The Apex
MARCH 23 – BIRMINGHAM, O2 Academy 2
MARCH 24 – MANCHESTER, Academy 3
MARCH 25 – LONDON, Relentless Garage
MARCH 27 – LIVERPOOL, O2 Academy
MARCH 28 – STOKE, The Sugarmill
MARCH 29 – WAKEFIELD, Black Flag
MARCH 30 – DURHAM, Live Lounge
APRIL 01 – POOLE, Chords
APRIL 02 – SALTASH, Livewire
APRIL 03 – WYCOMBE, Academy Of Music & Art

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VIDEO: Kings Of Leon – Pyro (Live)

Indie rock quartet Kings Of Leon are set to release the track ‘Pyro’ as their next single, taken from their new album ‘Come Around Sundown’. We’ve got a live video from BBC for you to take a look at before the official promo music video comes around, so take a look at it below:

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NEWS: Bestival wins a major UK Festivals Award!

The Bestival crew are beside themselves with joy after bagging the Best Major Festival Award at last night’s prestigious UK Festival Awards. The annual festival held on the Isle Of Wight has been running year after year since 2004, and plan to make 2011 bigger and better than ever before.

The staff and crew at Bestival would like to thank everyone for their voting and support. More information on next year’s festival will come as it develops.

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