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Rage Against the Machine bassist apologises for inspiring Limp Bizkit

If you’re a successful, boundary-pushing band it’s inevitable that you’ll inspire a flood of inferior copyists. And there’s nothing you can do about it. In Rage Against the Machine‘s case, they inadvertently helped to create one of the most maligned genres in recent history: nu-metal. Such was the power of the incendiary Los Angeles rap-metal …

Music News September 30, 2015

Reading and Leeds Saturday review

The second day and night of Reading and Leeds 2015 saw performances from The Wombats, Circa Waves, Catfish and the Bottlemen and surprise act Foals. Alex Nelson in Leeds and Daniel Jeakins in Reading report on the Friday festivities, with photos by Anthony Longstaff at Leeds Saturday morning at Reading brings with it yet more rain, but the identity …

Reading and Leeds Saturday review

The second day and night of Reading and Leeds 2015 saw performances from The Wombats, Circa Waves, Catfish and the Bottlemen and surprise act Foals. Alex Nelson in Leeds and Daniel Jeakins in Reading report on the Friday festivities, with photos by Anthony Longstaff at Leeds Saturday morning at Reading brings with it yet more rain, but the identity …

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September 1, 2015

Reading and Leeds Friday review

The opening night of Reading and Leeds 2015 saw performances from acts as varied as Mumford and Sons, Deadmau5, Limp Bizkit, The Maccabees and Drenge. Alex Nelson in Leeds and Daniel Jeakins in Reading report on the Friday festivities, with photos by Anthony Longstaff at Leeds Every year since 1961, Little John’s Farm is transformed …

Reading and Leeds Friday review

The opening night of Reading and Leeds 2015 saw performances from acts as varied as Mumford and Sons, Deadmau5, Limp Bizkit, The Maccabees and Drenge. Alex Nelson in Leeds and Daniel Jeakins in Reading report on the Friday festivities, with photos by Anthony Longstaff at Leeds Every year since 1961, Little John’s Farm is transformed …

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September 1, 2015

10 of the best (and worst) official movie singles

For every perfectly complementary song choice, Hollywood commissions a stinker… [Will Smith saving a box office flop in true Big Willie Style – Getty] The relationship between a big Hollywood release and the ‘latching on’ of an official single has been going on since business suits learned to shake hands over a wheelbarrow full of …

9 of the worst pop culture comebacks ever

We’re currently basking in the glow of the Kate Bush comeback tour, but let’s face it – there are some famous faces that went away for a reason. [There have been farts that have made more welcome returns than Axl Rose – picture: Getty] The art of the comeback is a complex one to master. It’s …

Film Music What's On September 18, 2014

The Kerrang! Tour featuring Limp Bizkit – live review

The Kerrang! Tour brought Baby Godzilla, Nekrogoblikon, Crossfaith and of course Limp Bizkit to Glasgow’s O2 Academy. Review by Stuart Iversen [Limp Bizkit frontman Fred Durst – file photo: Getty] As the Kerrang Tour rolled into Glasgow and a sold-out O2 Academy, there is a noticeable air of excitement from a crowd ready to have …

Gig Reviews Gigs February 18, 2014

9 of the worst band names in modern music

Picking a decent name for your fledgling act is not always an easy task, but we still reckon we could do better than some of the terrible titles out there. From the totally bizarre to the downright ridiculous, WOW247 takes a look at nine of the worst band names in living memory. [Fred Durst of Limp Bizkit …

Music What's On August 15, 2013