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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 […]

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The Wonder Years: Mumford and Sons Close Glastonbury

Ladies and gentlemen, the 2013 Glastonbury festival ended last night. 20% of Somerset is currently awash with the detritus of a weekend’s fun, there are discarded food containers from here to Glastonbury Tor, and some of them have people in them. It was, by all accounts, rather good this year. Some inclement weather, some blazing […]

Music Roundup: Mike Skinner Says No More to the Streets

It looks like The Streets‘ Mike Skinner is giving up music for good. The British garage/rap mastermind recently told The Guardian that it’s time to focus on other things, like being a Dad. No more of this music business stuff. No more interviews. Nada. “As uninteresting as the Streets is to talk about, the most […]

Music Roundup: What’s Coming Up In 2011

With the dawning of the New Year only a few days away, let us take a rest from reacquainting ourselves with some of the year’s best LPs to turn an ear to 2011. Some of the UK’s finest — Coldplay, Radiohead, Mogwai, and Glasvegas — are slated to re-emerge with some new tuneage, while other […]