Primal Scream need More Light

Primal Scream have announced their new album ‘More Light’ will be released on May 6. Frontman Bobby Gillespie revealed the details of the album, the follow-up to 2008’s ‘Beautiful Future’. Gillespie said: “It’s a rock ‘n’ roll record, but modern rock ‘n’ roll. Pretty psychedelic rock, it’s kind of guitar-driven but we use guitars in … [Read the full story]

Primal Scream bring the house down at Clockenflap

Primal Scream brought the first day of Hong Kong’s Clockenflap festival to a close last week, with a greatest hits set at the Kowloon Waterfront Park. The show marked the band’s first appearance in Asia with new permanent bassist Simone Butler, who was officially anounced as Mani’s replacement in October. After Bobby Gillespie greeted the … [Read the full story]

Mick Jones to tour playing The Clash songs

Mick Jones will play songs by The Clash live for the first time in nearly 30 years as part of a tour for the Hillsborough Justice Campaign. The Big Audio Dynamite man will play a series of live dates this December for the Justice Tonight tour. Jones said, “It was just a fantastic, fantastic thing. … [Read the full story]

Primal Scream will perform ‘Screamadelica’ at Big Day Out’

In 1991, this then little known band released Screamadelica, an album never bettered for fusing blissed out rave with messed up, scuzzy rock. Primal Sream will be playing it live at the Big Day Out. Performing Screamadelica live 19 years later only emphasises how good it is, with the 15 minute ‘Higher Than The Sun’, … [Read the full story]