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Lebrecht Music and Arts – Rock Music

This year’s Glastonbury line-up has now been announced.

Artists include Jay Z, Manu Chao, The Fratellis, Kings of Leon, The Editors, Elbow, Leonard Cohen, The Raconteurs, Martha Wainwright and many many more!

Guy Garvey - of Elbow performing in Bristol, November 2005.

Tom Smith - vocalist of the Editors performing in Bristol, February 2006.

Caleb Followill of Kings Of Lean performing in Bristol, December 2003

Martha Wainwright - Canadian - American folk / pop singer performing at the Wychwood Festival, 2006.Jack White (born John Anthony Gillis) - portrait of  American rock musician, producer, and actor. Member of the duo White Stripes. Leonard Cohen - portrait. Canadian poet, novelist, and singer-songwriter.

Rock and Indie Music News from Lebrecht – February 2008

We are proud to announce at Lebrecht Music & Arts that we now represent a London based collection of live music pictures called Dosfotos. With this new representation we can offer a wider selection of high quality rock, indie, pop and dance music pictures, as well as pictures of DJs, clubs and festivals.

Hot Chip at the Wild in the Country festival, Hertfordshire, 2007. (Dosfotos)Andy C DJing at The End, London, 2007. (Dosfotos)Scissor Sisters performing at the XII Festival Internacional de Benicassim, Spain, July 2006.

Gigs this month:

NME Big Gig with Block Party, Kaiser Chiefs, The Cribs, Manic Street Preachers and Klaxons at the O2 Arena, London, 28 February 2008.

Kele Okereke from Bloc Party (Dosfotos)

Gigs coming up next month: 

Goldfrapp play at Union Chapel, London, 4 March 2008.

Goldfrapp (Tony Bartolo)

November Rock & Indie News

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Gigs December 2007/January 2008:

Icelandic music group MúmThe ViewPaul Mullen

  • Amy Winehouse begins her sell out UK tour.
  • The Magic Numbers play a one-off show at The Royal Festival Hall, 5 December 2007.
  • Experimental Icelandic music group Múm will be playing gigs in December.
  • Scottish indie band The View’s UK headline tour begins 2 December 2007.
  • British Sea Power are due to play venues around the UK in January 2008.

Other music news:

  • Paul Mullen, former member of the band YourCodeNameIs:Milo, has now joined The Automatic.

October Rock & Indie Music News

(click here to see the Newsletter in our website)
BBC Electric Proms 2007-
Jamie Cullum will be performing with Soil & Pimp Sessions, 25th October at the Roundhouse.

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Also performing at the Roundhouse on 26th October are the Kaiser Chiefs, who will be collaborating with music producer David Arnold.
 

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Siouxsie Sioux will perform at the Electric Ballroom, 24th October.

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Led Zeppelin –
The band begin their UK tour on the 3rd November in Manchester and will be performing at the London 02 Arena on the 17th & 18th November.
 

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The Foo Fighters –
The band has announced a single reunion concert at the London 02 Arena on 26th November. Singer Robert Plant, guitarist Jimmy Page & bassist John Paul Jones will reunite on stage to pay tribute to the late Ahmet Ertegun, founder of Atlantic Records.

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