Hanson To Debut New Songs On Fall Tour

hansonHanson plans to play a bunch of new music for its fans this fall — even though the sibling trio’s new album won’t come out until probably the spring of 2010.  “We’ve tried since we started to not go more than a year without throwing something new to the fans,” singer-keyboardist Taylor Hanson tells our source. “So this (tour) is kind of a warm-up to the new record and…just being a touring band and staying active.”  Hanson says the new album, the group’s third for its own 3CG label, is finished but Continue reading →

Johnny Borrell Delighted With The Current Razorlight Line-Up

BBC Electric Proms 2008 - Liverpool - RazorlightJohnny Borrell is delighted with the current Razorlight line-up. The band drafted in drummer David “Skully” Sullivan-Kaplan following the acrimonious departure of Andy Burrows earlier this year and the frontman says he feels like he finally has “the band I want.” He said: “There’s no nonsense around at the moment, just people who want to make music. We’ve done quite a few songs but it’s early days for titles.” The Continue reading →

Harvard and Princeton: Find the Best College for You

tutor_studentHarvard and Princeton Top the U.S. News College Rankings The 2 Ivy League schools lead the national universities in the America’s Best Colleges 2010 rankings For the second year in a row, Harvard University tops the U.S.News & World Report rankings of America’s Best Colleges, but this time it has company. By edging up slightly in the 15 indicators of academic excellence that U.S. News uses to compile Continue reading →

A hero with a thousand favours hits the streets of the UK .

3829804681_bf090c51b3Leeds Festival gets its own ‘Favour Man’ A hero with a thousand favours hits the streets of the UK . A locksmith, first-aider, newsagent, beautician and haberdasher all wrapped in one, ‘Favour Man- a professional, 24 hour Good Samaritan will be hitting the streets and UK festivals to provide help to all those in need of a favour.  Created by v, the National Young Volunteers Service, Favour Man will be equipped Continue reading →

Mew announce six-day mutlimedia art installation in LA

Nine Inch Nails-rtvNine Inch Nails support act gear up for new album release. Mew have announced that they will present a six-day art, music and video installation in Los Angeles beginning August 29.  The Danish band are gearing up for the release of their new album, ‘No More Stories…’, which is due out in the US on August 25.  The installation will be held at the Zune L.A. Space at 8275 Beverly Boulevard from August 29-September 3. It will include several of the band’s videos Continue reading →

The Blizzards release new single

blizzardsThe Blizzards release new single Trust Me I’m a Doctor through Island Records on September 28, ahead of debut UK album Domino Effect on October 12. Trust Me I’m a Doctor sees the quintet make another seamless stride in their ever-evolving bid to turn Britain onto their bold and ballsy guitar-pop anthems. Fresh from huge success in their native Ireland, where the band have scooped two consecutive Meteor Continue reading →

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