Oxfordshire’s yearly Truck Festival hosts a huge selection of bands of all genres and sizes over its seven stages – of the bands I saw, here are my personal Top 10 picks of the best performances of the weekend.
Today marks a decade since Thom Yorke released his first full length solo album, ‘The Eraser’. Being the frontman of a band as highly regarded as Radiohead meant that this album was going to be up against some pretty tough scrutiny – did Thom pull it off, and if so, does it still work today?
In 2006, the world was Muse’s oyster. After their No. 1 album ‘Absolution’ in 2004, they were cemented as one of the biggest rock bands in the UK. The only question was: how are they going to top this? Ten years ago, Muse’s fourth album ‘Black Holes & Revelations’ was released – looking back on it, how does it slot into their career and how does it shape up?