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Winners! Interviews! Pictures! More! We'll be updating straight from today's ceremony (2 Nov) at the Roundhouse in London, live from 4pm (GMT) onwards

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StubHub Q Awards 2016 shortlist announced! Vote now to decide this year's winners

Plus see the awards – and The Charlatans – live! Get tickets for the 2016 ceremony on 2 November now!

StubHub Q Awards 2016 shortlist announced! Vote now to decide this year's winners

Guest Column – Do You Remember The First Time? Blossoms on getting a gig

Frontman Tom Ogden recalls his group's efforts to get on a stage... plus watch the premiere of a session celebrating little venues

Guest Column – Do You Remember The First Time? Blossoms on getting a gig

Guest Column – Why I'm Going To The Edinburgh Fringe by Beadyman

Better known for comedy and street theatre (i.e. jugglers) , the musician explains why he's joining in with the Scottish arts festival this summer

Guest Column – Why I'm Going To The Edinburgh Fringe by Beadyman
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Guest Column – Eric's and the rise of Liverpool Punk

With this year's Liverpool International Music Festival (21-24 Jul) set to celebrate punk's birth in 1976, curator Kev McManus recalls the role played by venue Eric's in fermenting the city's musical rebellion

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Guest Column – Eric's and the rise of Liverpool Punk
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Guest Column – Save The Date! How FatCat's 130701 label accidentally created a (new) classic

As the label celebrates 15 years, Dave Howell explains how the off shoot label inadvertently inspired a neo-classical renaissance

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Guest Column – Save The Date! How FatCat's 130701 label accidentally created a (new) classic

Guest Column – Amanda Palmer's Father's Day! Jack Palmer on making music with his daughter

Next month (15 Jul) the singer releases a new covers album, You Got Me Singing, made with her dad... He discusses how the pair ended-up working together

Guest Column – Amanda Palmer's Father's Day! Jack Palmer on making music with his daughter

Guest Column – The Wag Club: The trials and tribulations of putting on live music

Chris Sullivan on staging gigs by the likes of Bobby Womack and Gil Scott Heron during the soul institution's 80s high... what could go wrong

Guest Column – The Wag Club: The trials and tribulations of putting on live music