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Primal Scream – Screamadelica

Ten Great British Songs For A Heatwave

It’s really hot in the UK right now. This might not sound like a big deal, especially if you’re reading this in a part of the world that is more used to scorching temperatures than snowmen and big furry boots, but over here, after a few years of rainy summers and the very, very long […]

Five Great Performances From This Year’s Glastonbury

They’re packing the tents up now. The mud has developed a crust, and the tailbacks of cars leaving the site are preposterous. This year’s Glastonbury Festival is over, leaving behind nothing but a huge cleanup operation and several thousand blown minds. Here, in no particular order, are five performances which shook the festival site so […]

Glastonbury 2011: Full Lineup Revealed with Morrissey, U2, and More

Wahoo! It looks Britain’s celebrated Glastonbury Music Festival is going to be another splendid three-day extravaganza this June! It’s totally sold out and there 150-plus acts and 10-stages. Are. You. READY? Kicking things off at Worthy Farm in Somerset, England on Friday (June 24) will be U2, Primal Scream, Mumford & Sons, and Anglophenia favorite, […]

Are The Stone Roses Reforming? REALLY?

We bring you this news story more in hope than in confidence. We’ve all been let down too many times before, and the last time the denials did seem very vehement indeed. So, according The Sun, ’80s Mancunian beat-pop astonishments The Stone Roses are planning a reunion. This is different from all the other times […]

Primal Scream’s ‘Screamadelica’ Turns 20 with New Reissue

Primal Scream's Bobby Gillespie Next March, Primal Scream will mark the 20th anniversary of their 1991 breakthrough studio effort, Screamadelica, with a fantastic new reissue, NME reports. The 11-song classic earned the Scottish psychedelic alt-rock outfit the first-ever Mercury Music Prize in 1992 and reached No. 8 on the UK Album Charts. My Bloody Valentine […]

Anglo For Your Ear: Primal Scream’s “Higher Than the Sun”

In my interview with Noel Gallagher at last year’s BRIT Awards, he said Primal Scream should get a Lifetime Achievement award. I don’t know how much stock you put in the proclamations of Mr. Gallagher, but he was really on the money. The Glasgow-based band has been innovating for years, and 1991’s Screamadelica was their […]