Album Review: What A Time To Be Alive – Tom Walker

Tom Walker – What A Time To Be Alive Words: Gary Lambert This is a bittersweet review for all of us at Popped Music. This is the moment that we have to admit that Tom Walker, one of our blog favourites, is definitely not one of our little favourites, but instead he is on course … Continue reading

Gig Alert: Save The Children’s Xmas Jumper Jam

Editors, Charlatans & Slow Club for Save The Children’s Xmas Jumper Jam Previously known as The Xmas Tree Sessions, Save The Children have decided to get on board with the trend of Christmas Jumper love and have put together a spectacular event for 2015. Platinum-selling alt-rockers Editors, indie inimitables The Charlatans, and sleek soulful duo … Continue reading

Festival Update: Oxjam Liverpool – Lucy Rose Announced

Oxjam Liverpool Takeover This year’s Oxjam Festival begins in October with cities and towns across the UK bringing together music and music lovers all in the air of raising money for Oxfam so they can help both at home and abroad – with some of their biggest projects currently including Gaza and Syria. This year … Continue reading

Festival Update: Lunar

Lunar Festival 2014 Friday 6th– Sunday 8th June 2014 – Umberslade Estate, Butts Ln, Tanworth in Arden, Warwickshire B94 5AE Tickets from £35 to £85 Lunar Festival is brand new eclectic three day event for 2014. It’s set in the spiritual home of Nick Drake, Tanworth In Arden. In honour of his now legendary work, … Continue reading

News: Embrace Announce Magnetic North Cinema Screenings

EXCUSIVE PREVIEW CINEMA SCREENINGS OF THE BAND PERFORMING NEW ALBUM ‘EMBRACE’ LIVE NEW ALBUM ‘EMBRACE’ RELEASED ON 28TH APRIL In the lead up to the release of their new album ‘Embrace’, the band’s first album in 8 years, Embrace have announced ‘Magnetic North’; three exclusive cinema preview screenings of the band performing the new album … Continue reading

FESTIVAL UPDATE: KENDAL CALLING

FESTIVAL DATES: FRIDAY 1st  – SUNDAY 3rd AUGUST 2014  Lowther Deer Park, Hackthorpe, The Lake District EXAMPLE CONFIRMED AS THIRD KENDAL CALLING HEADLINER   AUGUSTINES CONFIRMED AS THIRD CALLING OUT STAGE HEADLINER   HUNDREDS OF ACTS PERFORM IN THE STUNNING LAKE DISTRICT INCLUDING SUEDE, FRANK TURNER AND THE SLEEPING SOULS, DE LA SOUL, 2MANYDJ’S (DJ … Continue reading

Just Watch: Augustines – Album Trailer

Augustines Watch the trailer for Augustines album here: Augustines’ (or We are Augustines, if that’s how you know them) self titled album is out now. LIVE: APRIL: 10th April – Leeds, Cockpit 11th April – Glasgow, Arches 12th April – Newcastle, Sage 2 14th April – London, Koko SOLD OUT 16th April – Manchester, Academy 2 17th … Continue reading

Festival Update: X & Y

Liverpool music festival X&Y announces 1st headliner for 2014 HALF MOON RUN. Many other bands will be announced for the festival soon with many of the most exciting break through artists lined up to play the festival. Festival organisers I LOVE LIVE EVENTS will be creating a festival village on the Liverpool University complex showcasing … Continue reading

Festival Update: Reading & Leeds

  22ND – 24TH AUGUST 2014, BANK HOLIDAY WEEKEND   Reading & Leeds Festivals announce ARCTIC MONKEYS as Main Stage headliners!   COURTEENERS, THE 1975, YOU ME AT SIX, SBTRKT, WARPAINT, NETSKY, ANNIE MAC, ROYAL BLOOD, HOZIER, ARCHITECTS, ISSUES, PUSHA T and KREPT & KONAN join the incredible line-up.  It’s shaping up to be a … Continue reading

Video Alert: Kings Of Leon – Supersoaker

Kings Of Leon Having recently released their new single Supersoaker Kings Of Leon now present the accompanying video. Supersoaker is the first single taken from the band’s forthcoming album Mechanical Bull, due for release September 23rd. Fans of the band also have the opportunity to watch the band’s intimate Shepherds Bush Empire show live Online … Continue reading

Tour Alert: Tim Burgess

Tim Burgess The Charlatans’ front man Tim Burgess is taking out his solo album for a little fortnight party across the UK (mostly in the North). As you might remember Oh No I Love You was one of Popped’s favourite albums of last year and with a recent remixed version of the album recently released … Continue reading

Tour Alert: Kings Of Leon

Kings Of Leon One of Popped’s favourit’s are coming back to the UK next year and we want to make sure you, if you’re a fan, know the deets. The UK dates form a part of their European tour and with the band currently recording their 6th studio album, who knows what treats the crowd … Continue reading

News: Rodrigo Y Gabriela

Rodrigo Y Gabriela Mexican rock duo Rodrigo Y Gabriela have already sold out 2 nights at the Old Vic Tunnels in London and have released their most recent album Area 52 to much critical acclaim. They now have a small UK tour in support of said album and will play the following gigs; NOVEMBER Sunday … Continue reading

News: Adele

Adele Britain’s music sweetheart Adele is to premiere her brand new single on October 5th at 0.07 (BST) prior to it’s release immediately after. The single, Skyfall, the lead track for forthcoming James Bond film of the same name is already available to pre-order on iTunes. Skyfall is Adele’s first recording following her second album … Continue reading

News: The Civil Wars

The Civil Wars This band have been one of our serious highlights of this year and we’re not the only ones who think so, in fact their album Barton Hollow has gone Silver in the UK and Platinum in the US and has earned the duo not one but two Grammy awards. So what better … Continue reading

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