Like, oh my god! The classic 80’s movie Valley Girl is now available digitally on Amazon Prime, iTunes, VUDU and more. This movie is known for it’s amazing soundtrack featuring Melt With You from Modern English, The Fanatic from Felony, Angst In My Pants from Sparks and so much more
The Pretenders have released the 3rd single off the forthcoming Hate For Sale album, due out on July 17. The single You Can’t Hurt A Fool follows up the more rocking tracks Hate For Sale and The Buzz. Chrissie Hynde sounds as good as ever on this mellow and sad track
New Order has announced that ∑(No,12k,Lg,17Mif) New Order + Liam Gillick: So it goes will be streamed on Friday at 19:30 BST as part of the Manchester International Festival (MIF). MIF is a series of free live streams, discussions and archive recordings.
Last week, Belly frontwoman Tanya Donelly announced her intentions to release a brand new cover song each Sunday. The songs will be selected from the fans and all proceeds will go to two charities. The first, Project Bread, helps to provide food for children and families impacted by school shutdowns and lost income. The second charity will be a different Boston area musician/engineer each week who is struggling in these times.
Velvet Rebel recaps This Week In Music as covered by Strangeways Radio and Slicing Up Eyeballs. He recaps new music from The Pretenders and Gorillaz with Peter Hook (New Order) and in home performances from House Of Love and Curt Smith (Tears For Fears)
United We Stream is hosting a Hacienda house party this weekend featuring Hacienda all stars such as Todd Terry, Graeme Park, Paul Hartnoll (Orbital), K-Klass and more. Additionally, there will be a live Q&A session with New Order’s Peter Hook
Gorillaz have launched a series called Song Machine which is a series of singles and music videos that will be released throughout 2020. It will contain 13 episodes to be released spontaneously throughout the year. The latest episode #3 features Peter Hook and Georgia.
The Italians Do It Better band Desire have released a brand new single and video called Desire. This follows their cover of Bizarre Love Triangle earlier this year. Many fans got to see Desire for the first time as they toured with Chromatics last year.
In a statement today, Duran Duran’s John Taylor announced that he tested positive for the Corona virus 3 weeks ago and is recovering
Curt Smith and his daughter Diva have given Tears For Fears fans a quarantine reprieve. They have teamed up to deliver an at home performance of the Tears For Fears classic Mad World.
As artists are finding more ways to entertain from the safe comfort of their own homes, Chvrches have entered the mix by creating a new music video for their song Forever. This is called the Separate But Together version and it consists of each member of the band performing their part of the song from their house.
Velvet Rebel recaps This Week In Music as covered by Strangeways Radio and Slicing Up Eyeballs. He recaps new music from Heaven 17 and Michael Stipe. Plus, an in-home performance from Gary Numan and a rare demo from Duran Duran