Thursday, February 20, 2020

Lorde, Sam Smith, London Grammar and more for Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2014

Following this morning's unveiling of headliner Katy Perry alongside opener One Direction (and a plethora of other big-name acts), the ever-expanding line-up for this year's Radio 1 Big Weekend has now become even bigger. The two-day event, which hits Glasgow on 24/25th May, will see...

Kiesza, Jacob Banks, M.O. and more added to Wireless Festival lineup

Kiesza will be peeking out from her Hideaway (like what we did there?!) to perform at this year's Wireless Festival, organisers have confirmed. The addition to the line-up of the London & Birmingham 3-day weekend in July comes with the confirmation of additional new acts...

Roc Nation confirm joint Jay Z & Beyonce ‘On The Run Tour’

Record label Roc Nation has put to bed the rumours by confirming Jay Z and Beyonce will embark on a joint tour this summer. (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s); if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src =...

Kiesza confirms XOYO show

Kiesza has announced a headline show at London nightspot XOYO, following on from her Electrowerkz show at the end of this month. The XOYO stint, on 3rd June, will see Kiesza support her latest smash, Hideaway, alongside undoubtedly some new material (including her stunning cover...

One Direction, Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran and more for Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2014

One Direction are to open next month's Radio 1 Big Weekend, the station has confirmed. The British boyband, announced earlier this morning on Radio 1 by DJ Nick Grimshaw, means they will join the previously-announced Coldplay, Rita Ora, The 1975 and Paolo Nutini at...

Clean Bandit confirm Glastonbury appearance

Clean Bandit have confirmed they are to appear at this summer's Glastonbury Festival. The house group made the announcement earlier this evening (27th April) during their live set with Capital FM, where they performed their cover of Robin S' iconic Show Me Love alongside their...

Lauryn Hill confirms Brixton Academy show

Following her surprise appearance onstage during Nas' headline Coachella set, Lauryn Hill has confirmed she will grace UK shores with a one-off live date in the autumn. The show, at London's Brixton Academy on 20th September will see Hill undoubtedly cover off some of her...

Emel Michael, Nick Howe, Kit Rice & more for London Rooftop Festival

Emerging artists Emel Michael, Nick Howe and Kit Rice are amongst the talent confirmed for this year's Rooftop Festival at London's Kensington Roof Gardens. The one-off event, on Saturday 10th May, will see a plethora of young artists (from both the field of music and...

Emily Eavis confirms no Oasis for Glastonbury

Following Liam Gallagher's cryptic tweet on Thursday evening, Glastonbury organiser Emily Eavis has taken to Twitter to quash rumours that an Oasis appearance at this year's festival is on the cards. @TheToneWill oasis aren't playing this year.— Emily Eavis (@emilyeavis) April 26, 2014 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Rumours have been...

Martin Garrix and Tiësto confirmed for Radio 1’s 2014 Big Weekend

Martin Garrix and Tiësto have been added to the line-up of this year's Radio 1 Big Weekend, the BBC have confirmed. The event, which takes place in Glasgow on the weekend of 23rd May, sees the two mega DJ/producers hit up the city's George Square...