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The Bottletop Band - FREE single "Fall of Rome" - ft Carl Barat, Drew McConnell

UK charity Bottletop and clothing brand Fenchurch are proud to announce the launch of The Bottletop Band with a free download single "Fall of Rome" - a collaboration featuring Carl Barât (Libertines), Drew McConnell (Babyshambles) and Andy Nicholson (ex-Arctic Monkeys).

The Bottletop Band
The track is the first taste of an album by a star studded musical collective that also includes Gruff Rhys (Super Furry Animals), Matt Helders (Arctic Monkeys), Get Cape Wear Cape Fly, Money Mark, VV Brown, Sam Sparro, Fink, Reverend and The Makers, Eliza Doolittle and Tim Burgess. Continue reading

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Goldierocks' The Selector launches on NME Radio

The British Council's weekly radio show, The Selector, will be launched on its new UK platform, NME Radio, this Friday, 15th October, 2010 from 6-8pm.

The Selector on NME Radio

The launch show features an interview with Carl Barat, two tracks in session from Brighton's Andreya Triana, a mix from big bass poster boy L-Vis 1990, and a celebration of twenty years of the Ninja Tune record label. Continue reading

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Strummerville - The Joe Strummer Foundation for New Music

It's because of the new Babyshambles & Friends release, a cover of The Clash's brilliant song "Janie Jones" that brought the new cd Janie Jones (Strummerville) to my attention. There's more behind the appropriately named cd than meets the eye … Continue reading

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