Swedish duo The Knife are working on the follow-up to 2006’s acclaimed Silent Shout. They plan to release it next year.
Tiga, Ocean Colour Scene, Fenech Soler, Fun Lovin’ Criminals and Afrojack are the latest additions to this year’s Oxegen bill.
The second First Music Contact tour will visit various venues in June. Adebisi Shank, Heathers and O Emperor will take turns headlining each night. fmctour.com
Smashing Pumpkins will reissue their albums Gish, Siamese Dream and Pisces Iscariot with bonus material later this year.