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The Cure's Robert Smith says new album is a 'sore point'

Frontman says new record 4:14 Scream was created by a band that 'no longer exists' The Cure live review 'A free approach to 45 songs proves numbing' Robert Smith is unsure about the Cure's upcoming album, 4:14 Scream , the band's first LP in six yea

George Michael's Symphonica tops UK album charts

George Michael has debuted at No 1 with his first LP in a decade.

Katy B scores first No 1 album with Little Red

Katy B’s Little Red has debuted at the top of the official album charts, netting the singer her first-ever No 1.

Bombay Bicycle Club score first No 1

Bombay Bicycle Club have scored their first UK No 1, topping the album chart with their new LP, So Long, See You Tomorrow.

Dev Hynes "lost everything" in New York apartment fire

Dev Hynes has "lost everything" in a New York apartment fire. Just weeks after the release of Hynes' second album as Blood Orange, a blaze tore through his flat, taking his personal belongings, recordings, and a new puppy.

Alabama Shakes complete work on second album

Follow-up to last year's Boys & Girls has been recorded, but the band claim their sound has taken a 'different' turn Alabama Shakes have finished recording their second album. With tracking complete, the quartet are "experimenting with other sounds" on t

One Direction top the midweek charts

One Direction's new album has topped the midweek charts, outselling the rest of the top five combined.

Lady Gaga suggests Artpop album will be followed by sequel

Lady Gaga has indicated that she already has a sequel in mind for her forthcoming Artpop album. The singer has apparently started work on a follow-up, which is due on 11 November.

Arcade Fire pull out all the stops to promote new album Reflektor

A video collaboration with Google, a surprise gig, a world tour - Arcade Fire really want you to know about their forthcoming LP Arcade Fire have announced their new album almost every possible way at once. On Monday, after weeks of teasing, the band rel

Eminem: What excites me about my new album? Nothing

Interviewed live on ESPN, rapper seems more excited by Detroit Lions football team than his new LP, out in November With two months to go before Eminem releases his new album, the rapper declared that he can't wait to be finished with it. Speaking in a r