The nominations for the 37th Brit Awards were announced earlier today with a diverse list of artists, a true reflection of the past year in music.
The second Friday of 2017 has brought another huge list of new music. Leading the way this week are The xx who return today with their third album I See You. World conquering electronic duo The Chainsmokers release new song Paris whilst Halsey releases Not Afraid Anymore.
The 2017 edition will be headlined by U2, Red Hot Chilli Peppers and The Weeknd alongside a stellar list of artists.
The past few weeks has seen the line up announcements of many huge US Festivals like Coachella and BottleRock festival. Now it’s the turn of Atlanta’s Shaky Knees Festival which will be headlined in 2017 by The xx, LCD Soundsystem and Phoenix.
U2 will play London’s Twickenham Stadium on Saturday 8th January as part of “The Joshua Tree Tour 2017”.
The first New Music Friday of 2017 was one to savour as Ed Sheeran dropped two huge new singles, alongside releases from Sundara Karma, London Grammar, The xx and many more. Here are our tracks of the week alongside in depth reviews:
Stadium rock band return with a big but familiar sound.