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Music news around the world

Everyone knows that music news are better read in English, right? That´s why we aim to bring you the latest headlines from specialised magazines all around the world. Just sit down, read and.. enjoy!

 

– Rolling Stone US. Jay Z Joins Young Jeezy to Proclaim ‘Seen It All’

«Jay Z and Young Jeezy expound on all that’s happened in their lives, from cruising the block to trotting the globe, on «Seen It All,» the latest song from the Atlanta rapper’s upcoming album of the same name

 

– NME. The Prodigy reveal that ‘violent-sounding’ new album will be released this year

«The Prodigy’s Liam Howlett: ‘comparing the sound of the new LP to the band’s last, it’s more violent-sounding; it feels wilder. It’s not so much old-school. It doesn’t feel so radio-friendly to me»

– QMagazine. Glastonbury Festival 2015: time for Elton John?
«After sets from Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, Stevie Wonder and Bruce Springsteen in recent years, The Rocket Man seems to be a classic shaped gap on the event’s dance card.»

 

– Wire. Oxford University launching music prize for young electronic composers

«A new prize for young electronic music composers in the UK has been launched by Oxford University’s Faculty of Music and the Sennheiser headphone and mic company: OSEMP (Oxford Sennheiser Electronic Music Prize) is open to composers under 35, for live or recorded pieces under ten minutes long»

 

– Mojo. Slash: «I Love everything that Hollywood is»
«Even when I come home to LA, I stay in a hotel. The pace on the road is so different, I find it really hard to adjust. I’d rather just stay in a hotel room where I can throw shit around the room, spit on the walls and relax a bit.”