Weird Music Story of the Week: Cartman-style rock covers go viral

Fernando Ufret on TikTok

Ever wondered what a cover of Linkin Park‘s In The End by Eric Cartman of South Park would sound like? Nope, us neither, but that didn’t stop one TikToker exposing us to that total monstrosity in a viral clip that was somehow enjoyable to hundreds of thousands of people. Fernando Ufret on TikTok Fernando Ufret … Read more

Mark Lanegan | Straight Songs Of Sorrow Album Review

Mark Lanegan - Straight Songs Of Sorrow Album Review

Mark Lanegan‘s prolific output shows no signs of abating as he releases his second album in less than seven months. ‘Straight Songs Of Sorrow’ follows last year’s release ‘Somebody’s Knocking’ and is inspired by his own life and his memoir ‘Sing Backwards And Weep’ (if this is what he’s capable of without being on lockdown … Read more

Seven upcoming K-Pop albums we can’t wait for

Itzy at the 2021 Seoul Music Awards / Photo credit: Young Ho/SIPA USA/PA Images

K-Pop is all anyone’s talking about these days and with so many groups making waves all over the world, we can’t help but join their extensive fanbase. We’ve already had some epic releases this year from the likes of Blackpink’s Rosé, Shinee, (G)I-dle, AB6IX and Weeekly, so here are a few more that are certain … Read more

Chadwick Boseman | Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom enjoys BAFTA success

Chadwick Boseman | Ma Rainey's Black Bottom enjoys BAFTA success

‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ won two gongs on the opening night of the BAFTA Film Awards on Saturday (10.04.21). The acclaimed drama movie – which stars the late Chadwick Boseman – won the awards for Costume design and Make-up and hair, ahead of the main event at the Royal Albert Hall on Sunday evening. This … Read more

Anna Burch | If You’re Dreaming Album Review

Anna Burch If You

Just over two years since the release of her vibrant debut album ‘Quit The Curse’, Anna Burch is back with her second full-length album: ‘If You’re Dreaming’. The Motor City musician, formerly of Failed Flowers and Frontier Ruckus, offers up a sumptuous array of Alt-Folk and jangly pop on her latest solo release.  Carrying on … Read more

Apple updates Final Cut Pro X with social media tools, more – News

Apple updates Final Cut Pro X with social media tools, more - News

By Mikael Markander Macworld UK | on August 25, 2020 On Tuesday, Apple released a major update to Final Cut Pro X, its professional video-editing program for Mac. Version 10.4.9 offers improved workflows and social media tools (machine-learning-based crops helps you format video for platforms such as Instagram and Snapchat, shown above), along with a number … Read more

Post Malone | Post Malone and Ariana Grande hits get Calm remix treatment to lull fans to sleep

Post Malone and Ariana Grande hits get Calm remix treatment to lull fans to sleep

New versions of hits by the likes of Post Malone and Ariana Grande have been released to help fans get off to sleep on the Calm app’s ‘Sleep Remix Series’ album. The 60-minute laidback version of the former’s mega-hit ‘Circles’ remixed by SILO and Martin Wave makes for a calming and meditative experience to lull … Read more

Dame Helen Mirren | Dame Helen Mirren to play the villain in Shazam: Fury of the Gods

Dame Helen Mirren | Dame Helen Mirren to play the villain in Shazam: Fury of the Gods

Dame Helen Mirren will play the villain in ‘Shazam: Fury of the Gods’. The 75-year-old actress has joined the cast of the upcoming DC Comics movie, where she will play the evil Hespera, who is described as the daughter of Atlas in the movie’s official description. According to The Wrap, Hespera doesn’t have a clear … Read more

Maximo Park | Nature Always Wins Album Review

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Maximo Park return with their first full length studio album in nearly four years as they release Nature Always Wins. It’s close to 16 years since Maximo Park released their stunning, Mercury nominated, debut album, A Certain Trigger, with this their latest marking their seventh studio album to date. The Newcastle and Liverpool based band … Read more