TRNSMT Festival reveal official afterparty venues

TRNSMT Festival reveal official afterparty venues

TRNSMT Festival is set to take over Glasgow in two weeks’ time and, today, the festival announced a series of official aftershows that will ensure fans can keep the party going after acts including Stormzy, Catfish and the Bottlemen, George Ezra, Gerry Cinnamon and Lewis Capaldi leave the Glasgow Green stage. As the sun sets on Glasgow Green from 12-14 July, the TRNSMT Festival party will continue at the exclusive midnight shows at the iconic…

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TRNSMT festival announces star-studded line-up for 2019

TRNSMT festival announces star-studded line-up for 2019

Stormzy, Snow Patrol, Catfish and the Bottlemen, Bastille and George Ezra are among the big names booked to perform at this summer’s TRNSMT festival. The three-day event will take place on Glasgow Green from Friday 12 to Sunday 14 July. “We’ve put together three great days of music for the best audience in the world,” festival boss Geoff Ellis said. London rapper Stormzy headlines the festival’s opening day with Years & Years and Example also…

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Brit Awards 2018: Full list of winners

Brit Awards 2018: Full list of winners

The 2018 Brit Awards took place night at the O2 Arena in London last night. 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 south London grime star Stomzy blistering criticism of the Prime Minister’s handling of the Grenfell Tower fire. “Yo, Theresa May, where’s that money for Grenfell?” he rapped. “What, you thought we just forgot about Grenfell?”…

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Foo Fighters to perform at BRIT Awards for the first time

Foo Fighters to perform at BRIT Awards for the first time

Stadium-rock behemoth Foo Fighters have been confirmed to perform live at The BRIT Awards 2018. The multi-million-selling US band, who are four-time BRIT Award-winners, will play at the glitzy ceremony for the very first time next month, with this year’s awards show due to take place at The O2 in London on February 21. The Foos join UK heavyweights Dua Lipa, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith and Stormzy as confirmed performers at this year’s BRITs, with Grohl…

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Grime star Stormzy scores hat-trick at MOBOs

Grime star Stormzy scores hat-trick at MOBOs

Chart-topping grime star Stormzy was the big winner at the 2017 Mobos – picking up three awards. At last night’s glitzy ceremony at Leeds’ First Direct Arena, the 24-year-old south Londoner was named best male act and best grime act, and he also won best album gong for Gang Signs & Prayer. Stormzy broke into the mainstream this year with a No.1 album and top 10 hit single, Big For Your Boots. “Amazing, incredible… You watch…

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Mercury Prize 2017 shortlist announced

Mercury Prize 2017 shortlist announced

The shortlist for the Hyundai Mercury Prize 2017 has been announced – and Loyle Carner, The xx, Stormzy, Ed Sheeran and Alt-J are all in the running for the prestigious prize. Sampha, Blossoms, Kate Tempest, J Hus and Sampha have also been nominated for the annual award, which recognises the best album from the United Kingdom and Ireland over the last year. Dinosaur, Glass Animals and The Big Moon complete the 12-album shortlist. The Hyundai Mercury Prize Awards Show…

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Watch heartbreaking video for Grenfell Tower charity single

Watch heartbreaking video for Grenfell Tower charity single

The star-studded video for Simon Cowell’s Grenfell Tower charity single has now been released – and you can watch it here. The A-list collaboration – a cover of Simon & Garfunkel’s classic Bridge Over Troubled Water billed to ‘Artists for Grenfell’ – was released yesterday morning and has already shot to the No.1 spot on the UK iTunes chart. The video features footage of stars including Robbie Williams, Stormzy, Bastille’s Dan Smith, The Who‘s Roger…

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