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…Last month FLEET FOXES’ Robin Pec­knold went site ge­ and ex­plain­ing what some lyrics meant and why they were sung in par­tic­u­lar ways. Who’s do­ing it next, song­writ­ers? …last month, GENE SIM­MONS

ap­proached the United States Patent Of­fice in an at­tempt to trade­mark the devil’s horns hand ges­ture, say­ing he’d first used it in 1974. In­ex­plic­ahe bly, later aban­doned the plan – how hard could that have been to en­force? …Start Pro­duc­tions, the com­pany be­hind such must-see docs as Love Story and The Bal­lad Of Mott The Hoople – as well as un­seen in­trigues on Mick Head and Julian Cope – have be­gun work on a film about TIM


SIN­GLES CHART is to changeits rules to pre­vent sin­gle acts tak­ing up the whole Top 20 with al­bum tracks, mean­ing big sell­ers like Ed Sheeran and Drake will be lim­ited to just three en­tries per chart. Can a Top Of The Pops re­vival be close be­hind? …in June M.I.A. showed the way with the bold dec­la­ra­tion, ‘1 FRENCH FAN WILL DELETE TWITTER TO­MOR­ROW’. She did it as well … th ere ’ sstill no new mu­sic pend­ing, but fans of the Men-Ma­chine were at least treated to a spe­cial lim­ited edi­tion KRAFTWERK bi­cy­cle on July 3. Canyon’s Ul­ti­mate CF SLX Kraftwerk ex­ists in a run of 21 and costs just £8,999. They fea­ture the re­flec­tive pat­tern that ap­pears on the band’s body suits – just the job for nip­ping out for some fags…

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