The Killers announced as latest TRNSMT headliners

The Killers announced as latest TRNSMT headliners

Las Vegas indie rockers The Killers are the latest headline act to be confirmed for next summer’s TRNSMT festival – with Scottish favourites Chvrches and Franz Ferdinand also added to the line-up. As reported recently on AAA Edinburgh, TRNSMT will extend its transmission in 2018 with five exciting festival events – and already there’s an all-star line-up in place. Previously announced acts are former Oasis man Liam Gallagher, Stereophonics, Courteeners, Wolf Alice, J Hus, The Script, James Bay…

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Jorja Smith named as BRITs Critics’ Choice Award winner

Jorja Smith named as BRITs Critics’ Choice Award winner

Ahead of her visit to Edinburgh’s Liquid Room in February, Walsall-born singer Jorja Smith has been announced as the Brits Critics’ Choice Award winner for 2018. The prize recognises “the future stars of British recording talent” and previous winners who have gone on to very big things include Sam Smith, Haim, Ellie Goulding, Jessie J and Adele. Rag’n’Bone Man, who headlines this year’s Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Concert In the Gardens, won the award last year. On…

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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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Jessie J ridiculed for saying she’s ‘one of the greatest singers’

Jessie J ridiculed for saying she’s ‘one of the greatest singers’

Jessie J has been ridiculed on social media after claiming that she’s ‘one of the greatest singers’ around today. The 27-year-old Londoner said she’s annoyed her music isn’t celebrated in the UK as much as in the US, which prompted dozens to take to Twitter to denounce the singer. One Twitter user wrote: “Which one of y’all told Jessie J she was one of the greatest singers in America? Another tweeted: “Jessie J isn’t even…

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