Articles Tagged 'Foals'

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10 Great British Bands of the Last 10 Years

The rules of this game are very simple. We’re setting up an instant pantheon, one that stretches back over the entire timeline of Anglophenia, from its birth in 2005 to the article of dazzling wonderment you see before you today. All the bands mentioned in this list released their first music in the period from […]

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20 Greatest British Songs of 2013

The best year in ages for British music? It sure seems that way. Adele‘s general absence (outside of her Oscar win) from stages and radio stations may have taken focus off the U.K. recording industry on this side of the Pond in 2013. But a great diversity has taken root in Britain, with young artists […]

David Bowie Leads The Mercury Music Prize Nominations

It’s that time of year again. The Mercury Music prize shortlist has just been announced, and this year, it’s all about the big hitters. As we usually do, we’ll go through all twelve of the nominated albums, and give examples so that everyone is up to speed with the shortlisted albums, but frankly, for some […]

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Own Up! Who Stole Young Master Radiohead’s Beer?

An image like this raises a lot of questions. Here are just a few, and then some sensible answers: Is that… is that RADIOHEAD? Yep. That’s Thom and Phil and Ed and Colin from Radiohead, sharing an invisible pint, back when they were at Abingdon School in Oxfordshire. Where’s Jonny? Jonny Greenwood, brother of Colin, […]

Leona Lewis and Amy Winehouse Ruled 2007; Who Will Dominate The Great ’08?

Happy New Year, everyone! Hope everyone has recovered from their wild holiday shenanigans. It almost seems retro to be dealing with “best of 2007” lists, but, on Sunday, the BBC released the top-selling singles and albums of last year. Amy Winehouse‘s Back to Black was the top album, and Leona Lewis‘s “Bleeding Love” edged out […]