Articles Tagged 'Brett Anderson'

News Roundup: Get Ready to Tour Hogwarts, and Radiohead Sets ‘SNL’ Date

Harry Potter fans, do you fancy a stroll around Hogwarts? You DO? Well you may be in luck. Leavesden Studios in Hertfordshire, where all eight films were made, is setting up a tour around some of their best loved sets, called “The Making of Harry Potter.” Locations include the great hall at Hogwarts and Dumbledore’s […]

Brett Anderson on the Future of Suede, Playing Coachella and More

Once hailed as “The Best Band in Britain” by the gone-but-not-forgotten Melody Maker, Suede ruled much of the nineties’ Britpop scene with their sly, yet slick twist on British life, and with an alluring sex-streaked darkness that their rock heroes (David Bowie, T. Rex) could be proud of. They earned three UK No.1 albums (including […]

Music Roundup: ‘All You Need Is’ Duran Duran

Out today is the new album from English new wave legends Duran Duran. All You Need Is Now marks the quartet’s 13th studio album, which is being hailed a solid return to form à la their 1982 classic LP, Rio. English Grammy-winning producer Mark Ronson manned the nine-song set and it’s as slick as you’d […]

Anglo For Your Ear: Suede’s “The Wild Ones”

Suede frontman Brett Anderson‘s stridently nasal voice is a bit of an acquired taste. But he could actually sing…check out 1995’s “The Wild Ones,” which is like a Britpop take on a mournful country-and-western tune. The lyrics are beautiful and poetic, and Anderson’s low register has a Johnny Cash quality that is very expressive. Wonderful […]

Brett Anderson Is Open For a Suede Reunion

Former Suede frontman Brett Anderson talks to the BBC about why he decided to put out a solo record. He says he wanted to grow "musically and socially." He continues: "The part about being in a band that had become tiring and repetitive for me was having your life mapped out for you, and this […]