Rawkstar.net has two tickets to give away to see Black Spiders for one of the dates below:- May 15, Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff May 16, Live Lounge, Durham May 17, Little Civic, Wolverhampton May 18, O2 Academy 2 Newcastle, Newcastle May 19, Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh To win, first follow us on twitter @RawkstarDotNet then tweet us! […]
Yes, that’s right, Elbow won the Mercury Prize 2008 with their fantastic album “The Seldom Seen kid”. Excellent!
I didn’t think this was really worth a news post, so I’ll put it here! iLiKETRAiNS will be playing a couple of songs live on Thursday’s Gideon Coe show on 6Music. You’ll be able to listen again online for a week after it airs, see http://www.bbc.co.uk/6music/shows/gideon_coe/. You can also listen again to last Friday’s (or […]
I haven’t pre-ordered the download of the new Radiohead album yet – although I would be prepared to pay the bargain basement price of £5 for it I’m going to save up and buy the CD-download-2xvinyl-book-artwork £40 version. I am tempted to order the download version for 1p just to see what happens – if […]
Now I know it’s been around a little while in the ‘music press’ but now I’ve actually seen it in a shop, Hard-Fi’s new ‘non’ artwork is even more retarded than it sounds. They appear to have decided that artwork = pictures, and have claimed to be not interested in that arty stuff, (or ‘We […]
The Klaxons – WHY?! Better than the tripe that won it last year? Not much… They decided to wreck the podium when collecting their award, you think they’d know how a microphone works…i.e. don’t put it right in your mouth!! I was hoping for Bat For Lashes, which is one of my favourite albums of […]
Another good band have split up! Yourcodenameis:milo last night announced they’re to split up after a 5 year and 4 album career. Read on for a statement from the band…
A belated happy new year from rawkstar! Well i’ve been busy tweaking the design of the site, which will go mostly unnoticed but the world of music hasn’t gone unnoticed, and 2007 should see the return of some of our favourite bands. The bands we’re looking forward to hearing from this year are:- The Smashing […]
Bands, PR Companies, even casual readers of the site. Two important things to put forward: 1) We are hoping to launch a Podcast/Streaming Audio show in the near future. However, we would rather not want to play chance with the law, so do not be alarmed if you at some point recieve and e-mail asking […]
I’d like to announce the launch of Section 54 Mk. II. It has a fancy new design and a lot better organised that the previous incarnation. So without further delay, visit section54.com NOW!!!