All posts by James Thake

  • Don Broco join Slam Dunk 2015

    Don Broco top the latest additions to Slam Dunk Festival 2015 and we’ve got ourselves quite a tasty line-up: Slam Dunk takes place over the...

  • #SayYesMadonna

    What’s currently trending in the UK? Grado’s latest campaign – #SayYesMadonna He’s trying to get hold of Madonna to ask her permission to use ‘Like...

  • Best Rock & Metal Blog

    On Monday night we headed to Ticketmaster’s London office for the first ever Ticketmaster Blog Awards and guess what… we won! From the Ticketmaster Blog:...

  • Amplified’s Christmas Message

    While you’re busy figgifying your puddings and trimming your trees, it’s easy to forget about the less fortunate at Christmas. With Dappy recently being kicked...

  • Don Broco premiere AlunaGeorge cover

    Don Broco have included a killer cover in their upcoming You Wanna Know EP. It’s of AlunaGeorge‘s ‘You Know You Like It’. It could easily have been written...

  • Katy B unveils new song “5am”

    Katy B has premiered a new song called “5am” and it’s a pretty awesome bit of dance music not to mention a potential pop hit....

  • LIVE: Manchester Pride 2013

    The August Bank Holiday is probably the best weekend there is. Reading and Leeds, Creamfields, Carnival… there’s a party for everyone. Mine was something completely...

  • LIVE: V Festival 2013

    V Festival gets a lot of criticism. Some get all snobby about it because of its commercially orientated line-up, and thus the audience it attracts....

  • V is coming…

    The lovely chaps behind this weekend’s V Festival have put together a couple of juicy playlists to get you amped up for the event. I’ll be...

  • Mickie James Interview

    We sat down with the multi-talented Mickie James to discuss her brand new album, Somebody’s Gonna Pay, and being TNA Knockouts Champion.

  • We’re up all night to get lucky

    It’s 18 flipping degrees today, which means Summer is here. Of course it’s a little bit warmer in Los Angeles were the first weekend of...

  • Download promoter Andy Copping Interview

    …a band that people will go “why has be booked them?” But then go and see them and go “Wow, now I get it. Not...

  • Reading and Leeds 2013 ACTUAL line-up!

    The last few days have seen the usual alleged leaks for the full Reading and Leeds line-ups, well now we know for sure and can announce...

  • Daft Punk

    We know is that it’s on Columbia Records and it’s Daft Punk. This juicy teaser aired during an ad break on Saturday Night Live and I...

  • V Festival 2013 Line-Up

    Every festival is different, that’s what makes the idea so great. V Fest is top of the list for mainstream pop and they’ve done it...