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Record Store Day 2014’s Best Bets

Record Store Day 2014’s Best Bets

It’s that time of year again: the unveiling of this year’s delights for Record Store Day. Check out the full list of releases on the US and UK sites, or scroll down for our list of the best picks. We’ll see you at your local shops on April 19th! 1. Damon Albarn – Hollow Ponds […]

Bernard Butler’s Band Trans To Release ‘Green’ EP

We all know the famously prickly Bernard Butler through his blistering, howling guitar that perfectly complemented bandmate Brett Anderson’s street tramp yowl in the first incarnation of Suede. After splitting with the band in 1994, he collaborated with a motley crew of talents, notably David McAlmont, as well as releasing two solo albums at the […]

Suede To Play Summer Forest Gigs

Suede have announced that they will headline two outdoor concerts this June. The concerts are part of the Forestry Commission’s annual Forest Live concert series. The band’s programs are just two of the events that will take place this year around England with the aim of raising money to improve the country’s woodlands for both […]

Suede Plan New Album Release in 2015

Singer Brett Anderson revealed to the NME that Suede are working on the follow-up to 2013’s Bloodsports. He told the NME: ‘We’re busy writing at the moment. I’m very proud of Bloodsports, and the best thing about it is that it showed us that we can write new music, and relevant new music.’ That boost […]

4 Britpop Books To Read Now

The publication of Morrissey’s Autobiography has been an immediate success. The book has performed so well already that it has become one of the fastest-selling memoirs on record and is now the fastest-selling autobiography ever written by a musician, overtaking Keith Richards’ Life. Autobiography is now the second fastest-selling memoir of all time after Kate […]

‘Moving’: Suede vs. Supergrass

Suede – Moving ‘Moving’ is Suede’s punkiest outburst from their perfect 1993 debut. Between the barrage of Simon Gilbert’s drums, Bernard Butler’s amazingly spastic guitar, and Brett Anderson’s beautifully off-kilter caterwauling, ‘Moving’ is, well, just that. At just under three minutes, this song is a real bruiser. VS. Supergrass – Moving Supergrass’ song begins as […]

Watch Suede at Rockpalast 1997

Here is Suede’s full set from March 30, 1997, which aired on a German television show called Rockpalast. The camera operator was in love with Neil Codling, so brace yourself for the many withering stares of Pliers. She  |  Trash  |  Lazy  |  Animal Nitrate  | By The Sea  |  Starcrazy  |  So Young  |  […]

Watch Suede Live At Benicassim 1997

This weekend would be a great time to enjoy this video of Suede live at the Spanish festival Benicassim from 1997. While aspects are a bit rough (the sound and image quality is shaky, and Brett is bordering on trainwreck here), the music is still fantastic. The band highlighted a mixture of old hits like […]