richard ashcroft

Liam Gallagher Announces North American Tour With Richard Ashcroft

Liam Gallagher has announced a string of North American tour dates supported by another icon of the Britpop era: Richard Ashcroft, former frontman of the Verve. They'll…
Anna Gaca / March 19, 2018

Jarvis Cocker, Richard Ashcroft, Marcus Mumford, & More Play Charity Soccer To Benefit Grenfell Tower Fire Survivors

Musicians including Jarvis Cocker, Richard Ashcroft, and Marcus Mumford joined athletes and firefighters at London’s Loftus Road Stadium yesterday to play a game of soccer…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / September 3, 2017

Richard Ashcroft Returns To New York

The latest solo album from Verve singer Richard Ashcroft, United Nations of Sound, came out in the U.K last year, and reviews were not particularly…
Michael Tedder / March 24, 2011

Richard Ashcroft, ‘The United Nations of Sound’ (Razor & Tie)

Richard Ashcroft's biggest song -- the Verve's "Bittersweet Symphony" -- is built on a looped sample and a big drumbeat, so maybe it's not so…
Josh Modell / March 22, 2011

EXCLUSIVE: Verve’s Ashcroft Premieres Solo Song

On-again, off-again Britpop outfit the Verve broke up, for the third time, in 2009, following their excellent comeback album Forth. Bummer. But the split is…
Vann Alexandra / March 1, 2011