Music Gear News

At Gear4music.com we update our news channel daily to ensure you always get the latest and most important music news.

Radiohead and Blur up for live act prize from Q

Category features several well-known music instruments playing acts.
Great deals on musical instruments
The electric guitars bands Radiohead and Blur are both up for the Best Live Act prize at a well-known music magazine's awards, according to the periodical's website.

Shortlisted alongside them in the Q Awards' Best Live Act category is the electric guitars playing man behind Born In The USA and The River, Bruce Springsteen.

Two other guitars bands, The Stone Roses and The Cribs, are also included in the category.

Meanwhile, I Found You band Alabama Shakes and Not Just Money man Frank Ocean have been lined up alongside Django Django, Alt J and Lianne La Havas in the Best New Act category shortlist.

There is also an award aimed at the current 'Best Act In The World' for which The Stone Roses and Blur are both in contention, with Bad Romance star Lady Gaga, The Clocks group Coldplay, who are fronted by Chris Martin, and Time Is Running Out band Muse joining them.

Published by AW.ADNFCR-2133-ID-801445156-ADNFCR Posted on 7 Sep 2012 17:06 to category : Music News

Related Music News

thumbnail

We have all heard of the internationally popular game Guitar Hero? Well, Push Hero has just entered the fold!

20 Jul 2015 15:54
thumbnail

Its official – The UK’s creative industry is booming.

30 Jun 2015 17:25
thumbnail

Apple Music has declared that they will pay royalties to musicians during the free trial period after protest from music labels and artist Taylor Swift.

22 Jun 2015 11:38
thumbnail

The UK has generated more than£3 Billion with music tourism in 2014, according to the Wish You Were Here Study 2015.

16 Jun 2015 10:46
thumbnail

The American Federation of Musicians file complaint against the recycling of samples and sounds from major soundtracks and works.

1 Jun 2015 11:00
thumbnail

Technologists, creative thinkers and artists to converge in Berlin in a collective exploration of what music is today and what it will be tomorrow!

27 May 2015 12:25

Recent Music News

thumbnail

1,000 Italian Foo Fighters fans performance of Learn To Fly goes viral and makes the band stand up and take notice.

31 Jul 2015 15:15
thumbnail

Arturia have unveiled a limited edition matte black Keylab, which also features exclusive Black Edition software.

30 Jul 2015 16:38
thumbnail

Everett ‘Vic’ Firth, founder of the world-famous drumstick and mallet manufacturer Vic Firth, has died aged 85-years-old.

28 Jul 2015 10:01
thumbnail

Building on the success of Orange’s OBC Series, the amplifier company have introduced their smallest ‘conventional’, non-isobaric cabinet to date.

27 Jul 2015 16:29
thumbnail

Gibson USA 2015 model guitars are now on sale and starting from just £499

27 Jul 2015 15:22
thumbnail

Have your Pro-Tools questions answered by the experts at Avid in an exclusive webinar!

24 Jul 2015 12:33