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The Anniversary

Psyence Fiction Turns 20

Science fiction is an act of prophecy. Whether we're talking spaceships-and-aliens fare like Star Trek, or Black Mirror-style visions of modern life twisted just beyond…
Chris DeVille | August 24, 2018 - 12:09 pm

20 Years Of Britpop

Stars Of Britpop: Where Are They Now?

Britpop luminaries such as Damon Albarn, Noel and Liam Gallagher, and Jarvis Cocker have been in the public eye a lot in recent years, either…
Chris DeVille | April 24, 2014 - 10:56 am

More Richard Ashcroft stories

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 | September 3, 2017 - 11:48 am

Richard Ashcroft – “Future’s Bright” (Stereogum Premiere)

The last time we heard from Richard Ashcroft, he'd released his debut album with new, post-Verve project United Nations Of Sound (the album actually isn't…
jessica | February 28, 2011 - 1:44 pm

New United Nations Of Sound (Richard Ashcroft) Video – “Are You Ready?”

The Verve broke up (again), Richard Ashcroft released a NSFW video about human trafficking, and now he's onto the next one: working with producer No…
Amrit Singh | January 18, 2010 - 3:14 pm

New Richard Ashcroft Video – “England”

The ex-Verve frontman wrote a song/shot a video for The Journey, a short film about a sex worker. The film's intense, graphic, NSFW, and depressing.
Brandon Stosuy | December 18, 2009 - 5:27 pm

The Verve Break Up (Again)

First Brooks & Dunn and now these blokes? A source tells The Mirror, "As far as Nick and Simon are concerned The Verve no longer…
Scott Lapatine | August 12, 2009 - 3:15 pm

Flaming Lips Vs. Arcade Fire Round 2: Win Butler Strikes Back

This morning, out of nowhere, Flaming Lips ringleader Wayne Coyne tore the Arcade Fire a new asshole, accusing the beloved Canadian indie rockers of being…
Scott Lapatine | March 4, 2009 - 11:12 pm

New Verve Video – “Love Is Noise”

On the Verve's comeback single "Love Is Noise," Ashcroft & Co. go Forth and sample. Not that sampling is a new move (royalties issues can…
Amrit Singh | July 9, 2008 - 12:08 pm

New Verve – “Love Is Noise”

This past Coachella, Richard Ashcroft impressed us with his cheekbones, while the Verve as a whole sorta impressed us by playing new material, not just…
Brandon Stosuy | June 23, 2008 - 2:52 pm

The Return Of The Verve

Never too far gone from our remembrance (just yesterday they turned up in a Winehouse post), Britpop heroes the Verve have called a truce and…
Stereogum | June 26, 2007 - 3:50 pm

Richard Ashcroft Returns (To Sampling)

Richard Ashcroft releases Keys To The World later this month, and I'm digging it even more than his two previous solo albums. What's most intriguing…
Scott Lapatine | January 14, 2006 - 6:52 pm