Mumford and Sons

Adele Caps Record-Breaking 2011 With Six Grammy Nominations

That Adele would cap her astonishing, record-annihilating 2011 with a slew of Grammy nominations was a foregone conclusion. She is Grammy voter catnip. (She already won Best New Artist a few years back.

News Roundup: Cheryl Cole Heads to the Movies, Simon Cowell Is Starry-Eyed for Pippa, and New Coldplay Album Deets

Cheryl Cole has finally picked herself up after the endless media squabblefest around her X Factor sacking (a situation we’ve now decided to call “Nonsensegate”) and nabbed a film role opposite Cameron Diaz and ...

Florence, Mumford and Sons Up For Best New Artist Grammy

The Grammy nominations were released tonight (December 1), and as expected, British acts Florence and the Machine and Mumford & Sons will compete for the Best New Artist Grammy. They will face teen heartthrob Justin Bieber, rapper ...

Top 10 British Breakout Acts of 2010

Starting today and rolling on until Christmas, Anglophenia will be taking a look back at 2010 and all of its marvelous mishegoss. A lot has happened in the past year in UK pop culture: Gordon Brown exited stage left, and David Cameron ...

The Fall’s Mark E Smith “Threw a Bottle” at Mumford and Sons

Punk legend Mark E Smith still epitomizes rock rebellion almost 35 years after his band The Fall first blasted onstage. Now, the crusty 53-year-old frontman has quite literally taken aim at one of music’s current fashionable ...

Florence and the Machine Scores 4 MTV VMA Nominations

Congratulations to my girl Florence and the Machine, who racked up four MTV VMA nominations today. That’s nine shy of the record 13 nominations that Lady Gaga received.