Posts Tagged ‘ M.I.A. ’

Six reasons to attend Canadian Music Week 2014

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May 1, 2014
Ellie Goulding

The UK’s Ellie Goulding is among the  headline acts at Canadian Music Week 2014 This year, Toronto sees Canadian Music Week shift from March to May, making it the ultimate kick-off to a long summer full of festivals in the city. CMW begins Tuesday, May 6th and runs until Saturday, May...
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Big Day Out 2011 headliners revealed – Tool, Rammstein, Iggy and The Stooges and M.I.A. confirmed

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September 29, 2010
Big Day Out 2011 headliners revealed – Tool, Rammstein, Iggy and The Stooges and M.I.A. confirmed

Australian crowds can expect to party with Iggy Pop next year as the Stooges join the bill for Big Day Out 2011. This year’s Big Day Out festival in Australia was MASSIVE. We summed it up by saying, “If this year was 10x better than last what’s next year going to...
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Shows To Go To – September 2010: featuring Slash, The xx and M.I.A.

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September 1, 2010
M.I.A. at Underage Festival, Victoria Park, London, 1 August 2010 - photo by Lauren Towner, Music Vice

M.I.A. two Canadian dates are among are top picks in September’s Shows To Go To Summer is coming to an end but the concert calendar is still chockablock with some wicked shows. Here’s Music Vice gig guide for September 2010, compiled with love by Music Vice writers. Spotlighting shows (and festivals)...
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Underage Festival 2010 review and photos – M.I.A. and Ellie Goulding provide smiles to a young London crowd

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August 7, 2010
M.I.A. at Underage Festival, Victoria Park, London, 1 August 2010 - photo by Lauren Towner, Music Vice

The Gig: Underage Festival 2010 Where: Victoria Park, London, England When: 1st August 2010 In One Word: Fab East London’s Victoria Park is usually a calm and tranquil place, but not today as 10,000 14-18 year olds descended on the park for a day of the hottest new bands to some...
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M.I.A. video banned from Youtube

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April 27, 2010
M.I.A. video banned from Youtube

British rapper M.I.A. released her new video “Born Free” yesterday and the video has since been banned and removed by YouTube. The video contains violence and also brief nudity in one scene.  (SPOILER ALERT) The video depicts a gun carrying US ‘soldiers’ capturing a ginger-haired kid from a block of British...
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