Messy MC – 5 MC’s That Got Me Into Music

In the last of our interviews from Parklife Festival, Messy MC reveals to us the five MC’s that inspired him to get into music. Messy MC – 5 MC’s That Got Me Into Music

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The Current Sounds Of DJ Fresh

We were lucky enough to sit down with DJ Fresh at Parklife Festival last weekend to have a chat about what he is currently enjoying the most in the world of music. Continue reading

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The Rapture – Five Artists That Got Me Into Music

Another artist we chatted to at Parklife Festival at the Reebok Classics stage was New York post-punk band The RaptureContinue reading

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Discover 4 Acts With… Murkage

As well as our interview with Delilah at Parklife Festival last weekend, we also chatted to Manchester locals Murkage at the Reebok Classics stage about four acts they are loving at the moment. The rap group took the mainstage at Parklife by storm and will also be appearing at various festivals across Europe over the summer. Continue reading

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Party Shakin’ The Hype Chart

It’s time again for the Last.fm Hype Chart, a guide to the artists growing fastest on Last.fm in the past week. 1982 topped our last chart, but who’s on top now?

Read on with Last.fm Trends to find out the top three rapidly-rising artists of the last seven days. Party Shakin’

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Delilah – Five Artists That Got Me Into Music

Delilah, the sultry London-based pop/urban musician, performed at Parklife Festival in Manchester at the weekend and we were lucky enough to sit down with her for five minutes to talk about the artists that inspired her to get into music. Read on to check them out: Continue reading

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Parklife 2012 In Review

The sun came out in Manchester for the second fun-filled day at inner-city festival Parklife. Holding host to 35,000 revelers and over 60 acts, Last.fm were on hand to host the Small Talk stage where Soul Clap and Wolf + Lamb were headlining. We couldn’t wait to get stuck into the action… and the mud.

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New Releases: 06/11/12

A look ahead at this week’s new music releases… Continue reading

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Last.fm Discover Tag of the Week: Getting Low

With a treasure trove of over 2 million tracks from emerging artists, Last.fm Discover is an easy way to stumble across your next favorite band. Ordered by Last.fm’s library of tags, you can take a journey right through every genre, tempo and beyond.

For our Tag of the Week we’ve chosen something that refers to a recording technique, but can encompass a whole attitude: lo-fi. Read on to find out who features on Last.fm Discover lo-fi radio. Continue reading

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Discover 5 Acts With… Submotion Orchestra

Submotion Orchestra, who are appearing on the Main Stage the upcoming Glade Festival, have kindly taken the time out to give us 5 acts that they have been digging recently. The 7-piece collective from Leeds, UK blend dub, jazz and grime to create a truly unique sound and one that has built up a fiercely good live reputation. Glade Festival is in for a treat. Continue reading

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