Music News — Wednesday, 22nd February, 2012

  • BlurAs if we didn’t already want to hock half our jewelry to get to London for the 2012 Olympic Games, news comes out that Blur will be headlining the concert in Hyde Park at the end of the event. From NME.
  • Speaking of Blur, Damon Albarn & Graham Coxon played a new song over the weekend. NME have the video.
  • According to MTV News, Mumford & Sons are putting the final stages on their follow up to their popular first album, 2009s Sigh No More.
  • Looks like Depeche Mode are also back in the studio working on a new album. From NME.
  • Kasabian don’t seem bothered by the fact that Rock seems to have taken a slight downturn in the charts lately. They told BBC News that it’s only a matter of time before Rock returns to it’s former glory.
  • According to OK Go, YouTube isn’t a reliable revenue stream, but more like finding some spare change on the street. From NME.