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Music News: Monday 11th August 2014

Lisa Bentley



Nathan Followill Injured

Nathan Followill, the drummer from Kings of Leon was injured on their tour bus. The bus made an abrupt stop as a fan jumped in front of it. Followill has sustained injuries to his ribs and therefore the band have had to cancel several future shows on their American tour.

The Cribs Move

The Cribs have signed with major label Sony Red thus ending their relationship with independent record label Wichita.

Morrissey Dropped from Label

It has been reported that Morrissey is no longer working with Harvest Records. The news comes less than a month after the release of his latest single, World Peace is None of Your Business.

Kylie is Heading Back to Ramsey Street

Kylie Minogue is set to renew her role as Charlene in Neighbours. Minogue played the character in the 80s before pursuing her music career.

Tulisa Has Got The X Factor…Again

Tulisa will be joining he judges on The X Factor once again this year. She will be working with judge Louis Walsh in making his decision of artist at boot camp.

Live Announcements

The Barr Brothers

The Barr Brothers head out on a UK tour at the end of the month.

30th August – End of the Road Festival

14th October – The Lexington, London

23rd October – The Castle, Manchester

24th October – Whelan’s, Dublin

25th October – Beach House, Bangor

26th October – Sligo Live Festival, Ireland

28th October – Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh

29th October – The Hare & Hounds, Birmingham

Buster Shuffle

Buster Shuffle are touring.

23rd August – Boom Town Fair, Winchester

7th September – Bestival, Isle of Wight

20th September – The Jazz Café, London (Album Launch Party)

26th September – The Hairy Dog, Derby

27th September – The Green Door, Brighton

3rd October – The Fulford Arms, York

4th October – The Full Moon & Attic Bar, Bristol

The Garden

Catch The Garden on their European tour.

10th August – Beacons Festival, Skipton (Noisy Stage)

11th August – Broadcast, Glasgow

12th August – The Castle, Manchester

15th August – Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham

16th August – The Hoppe, Brighton

Glass Animals

Glass Animals will be heading out on an October tour across the UK.

10th October – The Magnet, Liverpool

11th October – Soundcontrol, Manchester

13th October – The Haunt, Brighton

14th October – Oval Space, London

15th October – Thekla, Bristol

16th October – The Plug, Sheffield

17th October – CCA, Glasgow

Red Sky July

Catch Red Sky July on their upcoming tour.

20th August – Auditorium Theatre at the Echo Arena, Liverpool

24th August – The Stables, Milton Keynes

25th August – The Stables, Milton Keynes

4th October – Swiss Cottage, Twyford, Hampshire

5th October – The Stables, Milton Keynes

6th October – The Maze @ The Forest Tavern, Nottingham

7th October – The Musician, Leicester

8th October – Elgar Rooms, Royal Albert Hall, London

27th October – Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow

28th October – The Sage, Gateshead

29th October – Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham

30th October – Ritz, Manchester

31st October – Bluesfest at Royal Albert Hall, London

2nd November – The Atkinson, Southport

13th November – St Donat’s Art Centre, Cardiff

14th November – The Forge, Basingstoke

17th November – Backstage at The Green Hotel, Kinross

18th November – Cottiers Theatre, Glasgow

Released This Week

Get Hurt – The Gaslight Anthem

Native – OneRepublic

I’m Not Bossy, I’m the Boss – Sinead O’Connor

At the Movies – Richard and Adam

Greatest Hits – The Saturdays