Music Gear News

At Gear4music.com we update our news channel daily to ensure you always get the latest and most important music news.

Muse want to rock Olympics

Muse and The Horrors may have to fight it out to record the official anthem for the 2012 London Olympics.
Great deals on musical instruments

Muse and The Horrors want to record the anthem for the 2012 London Olympics.

Horrors rocker Rhys Webb has revealed he and his bandmate Tom Cowen have written a track for the prestigious sporting event and have given it to London mayor Boris Johnson for consideration.

Tom told BBC 6 Music: "It's an electronic piece and it's very evocative of the human frame and very athletic, but also graceful. It would be a lot better than whatever they choose, that's for sure."

Muse drummer Dominic Howard has also admitted his band are keen to write a track for the event which the UK capital will host from July 27 to August 12 2012.

He said: "Since it's in London, sure. We've got a new song, so maybe we could use that."

Former New Order star Bernard Sumner - who wrote England's 1990 World Cup song 'World In Motion' - has also expressed an interest in writing the official anthem.

Posted on 1 Mar 2010 16:30 to category : Band / Celebrity News

Related Music News

thumbnail

Through a collaboration with Martin, Sheeran's latest signature model features artwork from his latest album '÷' and has been built to his exact specifications.

25 Apr 2017 17:08
thumbnail

An icon who helped propel the rock 'n' roll movement to new and unprecedented heights. Chucky Berry is praised by many as a founding father of modern music.

20 Mar 2017 11:31
thumbnail

Founding guitarist of legendary LA band Y and T Joey Alves passes away due to complications relating to Ulcerative Colitis. Documentary on soon to follow.

13 Mar 2017 13:12
thumbnail

Destroyer Cola is to be the latest release in rock veterans Kiss' long line of merchandise currently available to the general public for purchase

7 Mar 2017 15:23
thumbnail

In a recent unconfirmed report, frontman of famous rock and roll outfit Guns N' Roses is said to be heading into the studio with Australian rock veterans AC/DC

24 Feb 2017 13:13
thumbnail

Never before has music been so accessible. With social media, tab sites and forums at your immediate disposal, learning your favourite song couldn't be easier.

9 Feb 2017 15:22

Recent Music News

thumbnail

The Vox VX50 BA Bass Guitar Amplifier is the latest in a number of different amplifier instalments to come from the Vox Amplification 2017 range this year.

26 Sep 2017 11:13
thumbnail

One of the new Vox Amplifiers now in stock, the Vox VX50 AG Acoustic Amplifier has been designed to complement the performance of modern acoustic musician.

26 Sep 2017 10:26
thumbnail

The new Vox amplifiers are now in stock at Gear4music. Designed to combat a number of different purposes, each amplifier caters to different types of musicians.

26 Sep 2017 09:25
thumbnail

The follow-on from the hugely popular Reason 9.5 Software, Propellerhead's Reason 10 contains a number of exciting new additions

22 Sep 2017 10:36
thumbnail

The Roland SPD: ONE ELECTRO Trigger Pad is a next level sound solution developed to enhance and diversify your performances, giving your playing extra depth.

21 Sep 2017 11:12
thumbnail

The Roland SPD: ONE Percussion Trigger Pad offers percussion players a versatile and eclectic tonal palette for all of their percussion based needs.

21 Sep 2017 10:46