Noel Gallagher responds to Live Forever being voted best British song ever

Noel Gallagher responds to Live Forever being voted best British song ever

Ahead of his visit to Edinburgh this summer, Noel Gallagher has responded to Oasis’ Live Forever being voted the best British song ever. The iconic Manchester band’s third single from their 1994 debut Definitely Maybe came out on top in a new Radio X poll, which featured no fewer than five Oasis songs in its top 10. Live Forever beat Bohemian Rhapsody to the top spot. The Queen classic had topped the station’s annual Best…

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BRIT Awards 2017: Full list of winners

BRIT Awards 2017: Full list of winners

The 2017 Brit Awards took place night at the O2 Arena in London last night (Feb 23). Granted, it won’t go down as one of the more controversial BRITs in recent memory, but there were still a few headline-making moments, such as Katy Perry’s  politically-charged performance in which she took aim at Theresa May and Donald Trump’s relationship. As for the gongs, there were no major surprises on the night, with David Bowie posthumously awarded Album…

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BRIT Awards 2017 – We Predict The Winners

BRIT Awards 2017 – We Predict The Winners

The BRIT Awards 2017 are here. Well, almost, and while we’d like to be mixing and mingling with the great and the good (and the not-so-good) of British and international music during tomorrow’s (Feb 23) glitzy ceremony at London’s O2 Arena, our AAA passes sadly seem to have been lost in the post. Funny, the same thing happened last year. No matter, like the rest of you mere mortals, we’ll be kicking back on the sofa…

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Grammy awards 2017 – list of winners

Grammy awards 2017 – list of winners

The 59th Annual Grammy Awards took place Sunday night and was held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, hosted by James Corden. Adele won no fewer than five Grammys on a record-breaking night for the Hello hitmaker, but said she was “devastated” after fluffing her musical tribute to the late George Michael. The 28-year-old singer took home Album Of The Year for 25 and Record Of The Year for Hello, beating her “idol” Beyonce to…

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Iggy Pop tops Rough Trade’s ‘100 Best Albums’ list

Iggy Pop tops Rough Trade’s ‘100 Best Albums’ list

Iconic record shop Rough Trade have shared their top 100 best albums of 2016, with Iggy Pop coming out on top with Post Pop Depression, followed by Anderson .Paak (Malibu) and Margo Price (Midwest Farmer’s Daughter). Mark Pritchard, with Under The Sun, and Charles Bradley’s Changes make up the top five. The likes of David Bowie (Blackstar), Radiohead (A Moon Shaped Pool) and Teenage Fanclub (Here) all feature outside of the top ten. Rough Trade…

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Noel Gallagher ‘thrilled’ as Wonderwall is named Best British Song

Noel Gallagher ‘thrilled’ as Wonderwall is named Best British Song

Noel Gallagher has spoken of his delight after Wonderwall by Oasis was named as the Best British Song of All Time in a special Radio X poll. “What can I say? The people have spoken,” said the 48-year-old rock star. “The fact that there wasn’t one single Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds song in the top 20 makes think the whole thing is a mockery of an unreliable sham! “Saying that, though, I’m thrilled,” he added….

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Brit Award winners enjoy sales surge

Brit Award winners enjoy sales surge

Adele’s success at the 2016 Brit Awards has seen the singer enjoy a substantial spike in sales of her comeback album, 25, which remains at the top of the Official Albums Chart. The Hello hitmaker, who will play two nights at Glasgow’s SSE Hydro Arena on March 25 and 26, scooped four awards at the ceremony on Wednesday night – including British album of the year for 25. The album has now spent nine non-consecutive weeks at No.1. Adele’s…

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