Tributes pour in as Scott Walker dies aged 76

Tributes pour in as Scott Walker dies aged 76

Tributes have been paid to singer Scott Walker, who has died at the age of 76. The American-born artist, known for hits including The Sun Ain’t Gonna Shine Anymore, was a hugely influential figure in the music scene. Walker, who was born Noel Scott Engel and became a British citizen in 1970, was one third of The Walker Brothers and broke away in 1967 to launch a career as a solo artist. Walker’s death was…

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Thom Yorke to visit Edinburgh on UK and European solo tour

Thom Yorke to visit Edinburgh on UK and European solo tour

Thom Yorke has announced details of a UK and European solo tour for this summer – including a visit to Edinburgh in June. The Radiohead frontman will be performing a string of headline shows in a live mix with longtime collaborator Nigel Godrich and visual artist Tarik Barri. Yorke will be airing material from across his solo albums The Eraser, AMOK and Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes. UK dates also include shows in London and Manchester. You…

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