Track of the week: Run Away With Me by Carly Rae Jepsen

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 Hozier has received a Brit nomination for International Solo Male. Photograph: PA

Bray singer-songwriter Hozier has recorded another milestone in his rapid rise to stardom, picking up a Brit nomination for International Solo Male.Th(...)

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A very tired man is on the other end of the phone. David Guetta is somewhere in Peru. Later today he’ll be in Guayaquil, in Ecuador, for a gig. Tomorr(...)

It’s Q4 and we all know what that means. Between now and December 24th, the race is on in the retail world to flog enough stuff to keep everyone ha(...)

Avicii: ‘massively worried’

The Forbes magazine list of the highest paid DJs in the world over the past 12 months throws up many significant pointers. First is that number one on(...)

The funny thing about viral videos and being a smash on the internet is that, despite all those who try to make it happen and all those who claim t(...)

 Budapest’s Sziget music festival is on an island in the Danube River

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€249 Aiming to change the world one music lover at a time isn’t an easy feat, but that’s what Sol Republic has set out to do. The goal: t(...)

When SOL Republic was founded almost three years ago, it was with one aim in mind: to improve headphones for music lovers without costing the e(...)