MAXIMO PARK TOUR ANNOUNCEMENT

Maximo Park have announced an 11 date UK tour for May. The band will be supporting forthcoming album ‘Risk To Exist’, which is released 21st April. Front-man Paul Smith says the album is “ultimately about empathy”. He goes on to explain:  “Some songs are simple messages of solidarity and others are fuelled by anger at…

JAMIROQUAI RESURFACE…

We’ve mentioned numerous times how awful 2016 was with Brexit, music icons dying and Donald Trump and as we’re getting used to 2017, many people just want to hibernate for a bit and forget all the bad stuff. Ironically, someone who doesn’t want to bury their head in the sand and go “deeper underground” is…

CAMERON AVERY / SOLO ALBUM ANNOUNCEMENT

Tame Impala have gradually been growing in stature towards becoming one of the biggest bands on the planet since their last album ‘Currents’ was released in 2015, and along with Kevin Parker’s close ties to producer Mark Ronson and now pop royalty, Lady Gaga, more and more people are recognising the band and discovering their…

BON IVER EUROPEAN TOUR CANCELLED

So, no doubt upsetting lots and lots of fans; Bon Iver have cancelled their upcoming European Tour… If I had been successful in getting tickets like I attempted, I would be absolutely gutted right now. They broke the news with the following statement across their social media platforms: The reason behind the cancellation has been…

FEAR & LOATHING IN 2016

Despite Mojo20 being based in the UK, the TV and social media coverage of the US presidential race has been compelling viewing. Compelling, but at times scary, as the two top candidates have time and time again, squabbled and name called, accused and made fun, in an effort to become the face that runs the…

STORNOWAY BECOME STORNOMORE

Stornoway are one of those bands that never really got the recognition they deserve. With three studio albums beneath their belt; they have now decided to call time on creating music together. They released the following message this morning announcing their decision: Dear Friends, Today we bring you some important news. After a whole decade…

EMINEM / CAMPAIGN SPEECH

“Guess who’s back. Back again”… Eminem’s back with this “stop-gap” track influenced by that bellend, Donald Trump. Eminem is currently in the studio recording a new album but managed to take time out from that to produce this 8minute delight having a pop at Trump, his supporters along with references on Molly Qerim, Trayvon Martin…

DEATH TO THE CLOWNS:THE MYSTERY OF THE WANKERS IN THE CLOWN OUTFITS

It’s unusual for Mojo20 to not stay in their lane and aim directly at the comings and goings, past and present of the world of music. However, it’s no secret that we don’t subscribe to mass social media crazes, the conformity to recent trends or the ongoing, slow and steady retardation of the nation. The…

THE XX TOUR ANNOUNCEMENT

Remember The XX? Me too. What a band. So much talent and passion for what they do. Well, the band is currently back in the studio working on their yet untitled 3rd album as documented recently on Instagram. A post shared by The xx (@thexx) on Oct 10, 2016 at 10:17am PDT And, in an…

TWO DOOR CINEMA CLUB UK TOUR

14th October will see the release of Two Door Cinema Club’s 3rd album, Gameshow. With a fresh take on their music, it’s set to be an album that defines them as one of the strongest indie bands around. Today saw them release dates for a 2017 UK tour. I’ve seen the band live before and they are…

SUPERSONIC

Produced by the team behind Amy, the film follows the brothers through their childhood as “head cases” through to their ascent as “one of rock’s true giants”  The first trailer for Supersonic has been unveiled, a film which documents the career of “one of rock’s true giants”, Oasis. The film boasts exclusive interviews with friends,…

CULT RECORDS PRESENT…THE GROWLERS

In 2009, Julian Casablancas of The Strokes fame founded his own label in the form of Cult Records with credible artists on board such as Everything Everything, Karen-O, Har Mar Superstar as well as The Strokes and their numerous side-projects. Their latest signing comes in the form of Californian based, The Growlers. Here’s some words about…