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New Music: Sigur Rós – “Hoppípolla” (Planet Earth II Mix)

Icelandic rock vets Sigur Rós have shared a brand-new version of their tender, piano-driven Takk... classic "Hoppípolla." The original 2005 version of the song was used…
Winston Cook-Wilson / November 23, 2016

Watch a Moving New Cut of David Bowie’s “Life on Mars?” Video

Today, the director of David Bowie's original 1973 video for "Life on Mars?" has released a compelling, drastically recut version of the iconic clip via…
Winston Cook-Wilson / November 4, 2016

Eminem Opens Up About Drug Addiction in Wide-Ranging BBC Interview

Eminem has expressed gratitude for surviving his struggles with drug addiction, though he acknowledges his memories are fuzzy. "I'm definitely thankful," he told BBC Radio…
Marc Hogan / November 19, 2013

Sales of ‘Ding Dong! the Witch Is Dead’ Put BBC Between a Chart and an Iron Lady

UPDATE (4:38 p.m. EST): In a "difficult compromise," the BBC announced it will air a five-second clip of "Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead" on…
Marc Hogan / April 12, 2013

John Peel’s Massive Record Collection Will Be Available Online In May

John Peel collected over 25,000 LPs and 40,000 singles in his four-decade career as BBC Radio 1's new music guru — that's over 65,000 slabs…
Devon Maloney / February 24, 2012