The Cure announce live box set ahead of Scottish show

The Cure announce live box set ahead of Scottish show

Ahead of their visit to Scotland next week, veteran goth rockers The Cure have announced a new concert film to celebrate some of the band’s 40th anniversary shows. CURÆTION-25: From There To Here | From Here To There will feature footage from The Cure’s set at the 2018 edition of the Southbank Centre’s Meltdown Festival, which was curated by frontman Robert Smith. The concent saw the legendary band play one song from each of The…

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The Cure likely to air brand new material at Scottish gig

The Cure likely to air brand new material at Scottish gig

Fans of veteran goth rockers The Cure could hear new material from the legendary band when they play at Glasgow Summer Sessions in August. Frontman Robert Smith has confirmed that The Cure have finished recording their as-yet-untitled new album – the band’s first studio release in over 10 years and their 14th studio album. Speaking about their recent shows on Cape Town radio station Cape Talk, Smith said: “We’ve enjoyed it and we’ve just recorded…

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Radiohead among the acts to be inducted into Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

Radiohead among the acts to be inducted into Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame 2019 inductees have been announced – and they include Radiohead, The Cure and Roxy Music. The full list of nominees was announced back in October, before being whittled down to the final list. Other acts being inducted include Janet Jackson, Stevie Nicks, Def Leppard, and the Zombies. Artists are eligible for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 25 years after the release of their first album or…

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AAA’s Hottest Record of the Week: Phoebe Bridgers, Friday I’m In Love (The Cure cover)

AAA’s Hottest Record of the Week: Phoebe Bridgers, Friday I’m In Love (The Cure cover)

Phoebe Bridgers has covered The Cure’s 1991 classic Friday I’m In Love – and it’s AAA’s Hottest Record of the Week. The Los Angeles singer-songwriter recorded the track as part of a new session for Spotify, along with an acoustic version of Scott Street from her 2017 album Stranger In The Alps. You can listen to Bridgers’ brilliant reworking of Friday I’m In Love below. It follows the release of her new Christmas single, which…

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The 1975 announced as latest headliners for Glasgow Summer Sessions

The 1975 announced as latest headliners for Glasgow Summer Sessions

Indie darlings The 1975 have been confirmed as the third headliner for 2019’s Glasgow Summer Sessions – and they’ll top the bill on the festival’s second weekend on August 25. The band join the already announced Foo Fighters and The Cure in what is shaping up to be great festival. The Matt Healy-fronted band will be joined at Bellahouston Park by Twin Atlantic, You Me At Six, Pale Waves, Ten Tonnes, and No Rome. Tickets…

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The Cure announce first Scottish gig in 27 years

The Cure announce first Scottish gig in 27 years

The Cure have announced their first Scottish gig in 27 years, with an appearance at Glasgow Summer Sessions 2019. The goth-pop superstars will be joined by local heroes Mogwai and The Twilight Sad on Friday, August 16. The Cure’s appearance at Glasgow Summer Sessions is part of a very select and special run of headline spots at major festivals all over the world during 2019 to celebrate a career now entering its fifth decade. Throughout…

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