Feeling festive: The first artists for 2011’s Belsonic festival have been announced. Dizzee Rascal and Plan B will play Belfast in August.
Tribute: The rescheduled Derek Nally tribute gig takes place next Wednesday at Whelan’s and will feature Ham Sandwich, Pugwash, The Gandhis and guests. Lady go-drumma: Glasvegas have recruited a new female drummer, Swede Jonna Lofgren, and plan to release their long-awaited second album early in 2011.
The E.N.D?: George Clinton is suing Black Eyed Peas. The funk legend says they sampled his music in the song Shut Up without permission.