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Disclosure and Lorde tag-teamed at the 2014 BRIT Awards earlier today, introduced as two popular acts that came into the industry over the past year. Lorde sang "Royals" over Disclosure's futuristic…   Read Story »
The BRIT Awards are Britain's answer to the Grammys, and they're going down live from London's O2 Arena at 8 p.m. Greenwich Mean Time, otherwise known as 3 p.m. EST. Some of the most notable…   Read Story »
Just one day after we all lived through the endless Grammy Awards, the organizers of the BRIT Awards, the UK's equivalent, have made it clear that they intend to put together a much cooler show. That…   Read Story »
Just this afternoon we were asking "Who is Bastille?" after the British pop-rockers (pictured) were announced as SNL's musical guest for 1/25. Here's more Bastille news for you: The band behind the…   Read Story »
Blur's big festival-circuit reunion tour came three years ago, and the group has mostly been inactive since then, though co-leaders Damon Albarn and Graham Coxon did get together to debut new song…   Read Story »
When M.I.A. held up her middle finger during Madonna's Super Bowl Halftime Show last weekend, she dominated blog chatter for a few days and incited a few minor cable-TV debates. She could have to pay…   Read Story »
Underdog Justin Bieber finally picked up a big award this season, grabbing the International Breakthrough Act award at last night's BRIT Awards. Arcade Fire took home both the International Group and…   Read Story »
London hosted the BRIT Awards last night, which offered some nice firsts: Lily Allen won her first award as Best British Female Solo Act and her first as a Snooki lookalike (fire the stylist), and…   Read Story »
Tonight the British music industry packaged their self-image for all to YouTube. The nominations were very Duffy with a side of Coldplay, and Duffy wound up being the main dish, but poor Chris Martin…   Read Story »
Radiohead, Elbow, and the Ting Tings join Viva La Vida and Rockferry in the Best Album categories, but otherwise it looks like Coldplay and Duffy are poised to walk out with a lot of hardware at this…   Read Story »