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Record Store Day 2015 – Our Picks

Record Store Day 2015 – Our Picks

Record Store Day will soon be tempting us once more with promises of exclusive coloured vinyl, limited pressings, and picture discs. If you’re starting to make your wish list for Record Store Day 2015 (mark your calendars for Saturday, April 18!), you might find our picks of the best to be of use. Links below […]

Happy Booo-ritpop Halloween!

Having a Halloween party? Is your playlist lacking some Britpop? Well, if you’re looking to set the right mood, here is a collection of 27 ghoulish tunes to have pumpkin’ on your stereo tomorrow night! Britpop News’ Halloween Scare-a-thon is available as playlists on Spotify and YouTube. Britpop Halloween Scare-a-thon tracklisting: Ash – The Creeps […]

Unreleased Blur, Pulp On ‘Britpop At The BBC’ Compilation

The BBC are continuing its celebrations of the twentieth anniversary of Britpop with a new compilation featuring previously-unreleased performances from some of the greatest British bands of the 1990s. Mark your calendars: on July 14, Britpop At The BBC, an amazing three-disc collection, will be released. The first disc will be devoted to Radio 1’s […]

Britpop’s Back At Bingley Music Live Festival!

Bingley Music Live have announced their final line up for 2014, and it sounds like a winner. The festival, which is now in its eighth year, is held each August in Bingley’s Myrtle Park. This hidden gem of a festival offers a fantastic range of eclectic musicians, from the legendary to the up-and-coming. 2014 promises […]

Electric Picnic 2013

The tenth Electric Picnic will be held from 30 August to 1 September at Stradbally Estate in Ireland. The festival has one of the better line-ups of the season. Fatboy Slim and the Arctic Monkeys headline. Johnny Marr, Miles Kane, Franz Ferdinand, My Bloody Valentine, the Duckworth Lewis Method (of which the Divine Comedy’s Neil […]

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Ocean Colour Scene Tour Dates

Ocean Colour Scene – Simon and Oscar Feb 15th – The Academy Feb 16th – The Academy Feb 21st – O2 ABC, Glasgow Feb 22nd – O2 ABC, Glasgow Feb 25th – Electric Ballroom, London Feb 26th – Electric Ballroom, London Fri 12-Oct The Kings Hall Beacon Hill Herne Bay Kent CT6 6BA Sat 13-Oct […]

Ocean Colour Scene New Album Update

Currently Ocean Colour Scene is working on an album and doing a youtube vlog about it. I’m not exactly a vlog fan as a means to connect, but maybe you are. To me they always seem to be this idea that marketing/pr types talk about for ages then present it to some entity – usually […]

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Introduction to Ocean Colour Scene

Ocean Colour Scene Band Introduction If you’ve never heard Ocean Colour Scene then I’ve got a treat for you. However before moving onto the music I’d like to note that the band is from Birmingham and I’d love to learn if any band has even been from that town other than OCS. I mean, it’s […]