Archive for May, 2011

The Kooks confirm new album release details and tracklisting!

May 31, 2011 No Comments by Musicscene

You remember The Kooks right? These are the four lads who brought us two mighty fine albums entitled ‘Inside In / Inside Out’ and ‘Konk’ – both containing hits such as ‘She Moves In Her Own Way’, ‘Naive’, ‘Always Where I Need To Be’ and ‘Shine On’. Well now they are back and they have [...]

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Spiderman soundtrack featuring Bono and The Edge is set for release!

May 31, 2011 3 Comments by Musicscene

The Spiderman ‘Turn Off The Dark’ album is composed of songs co-authored by Bono and The Edge of U2.  Featuring 14 new tracks, the LP was produced by frequent U2 collaborator Steve Lillywhite. Recorded by the talented cast of the Broadway production, this long player also features a single version from the musical entitled “Rise Above [...]

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Coldplay announce new single release!

May 31, 2011 No Comments by Musicscene

Chris Martin and his group of merry men have decided to delight and confuse fans a bit more by releasing a video teaser which we presume is part of their as yet untitled 5th studio album. The teaser can be viewed below. Featuring a pounding baseline and plenty of new lyrics – we’ll leave it [...]

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Green Day confirm that they are currently working on new album!

May 31, 2011 No Comments

Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong has revealed via social networking, that the band have plenty of new material in the pipeline. No details were officially revealed in previous months regarding the follow up to their amazing 8th studio album ’21st Century Breakdown’ in 2009, but Billie has decided to let fans know what is [...]

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Wiz Khalifa – Live at The Olympia Theatre

May 31, 2011 2 Comments

Gold selling Pittsburgh rapper Wiz Khalifa makes his Irish headline debut with a date at The Olympia Theatre in Dublin on Saturday the 12th of November 2011. Tickets priced from €27.00 inclusive of booking fee will be on sale from 9am on Friday the 3rd of June 2011 through Ticketmaster outlets and online at www.ticketmaster.ie [...]

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Watch the brand new Kaiser Chiefs video!

May 30, 2011 No Comments

Leeds finest indie rock group, Kaiser Chiefs, have unveiled the first single to be taken from their as yet untitled fourth studio album which is set to be released in the Summer of 2011. The new single is called ‘Little Shocks’ and you can watch the brand new official video for the single right here [...]

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N-Dubz Tulisa set to join X Factor judging panel!

May 30, 2011 1 Comment

This years X Factor judging panel has been causing quite a stir on the music scene in recent weeks and it now looks like N-Dubz hottie Tulisa Contostavlos, has been officially confirmed as celebrity judge number 3. Along with Gary Barlow and Kelly Rowland, this basically leaves one original member who goes by the name [...]

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Q-Tip Live at The Button Factory

May 30, 2011 No Comments

Good news for hip-hop fans out there as the legendary Q-Tip has officially confirmed that he will be performing live at The Button Factory in Dublin on Wednesday the 24th of August 2011. Tickets for this show are priced from €30 including booking fee and are on sale now through Ticketmaster and usual outlets nationwide. [...]

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Take That open up Progress Tour 2011 in Sunderland!

May 30, 2011 No Comments

On Friday May 27th 2011, Take That kicked-off their Progress Live 2011 tour at Sunderland’s Stadium of Light in spectacular fashion. The awesome live show celebrated their biggest hits from the last two decades, saw Robbie take to the stage to perform songs from his incredible chart-topping solo career and revealed an amazing set which [...]

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Rumer confirms support act for Olympia Theatre show!

May 30, 2011 No Comments

With her debut album achieving Gold status, Brit Award nominee Rumer has announced details of her first Irish headline show, a very special fully seated performance at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on Wednesday the 22nd of June 2011. Music Scene can confirm that she will be joined by Dublin singer-songwriter Jenny Lindfors as support act. Tickets [...]

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