Hailing from Devon, in England’s Southwest, Muse need little in the way of introduction. Arriving on the scene as the last millennium drew to a close, Showbiz, the band’s debut album started raising eyebrows and put their unfashionable hometown of Teignmouth on the map.

Fusing the space-rock of early Radiohead albums with the riffy make-up of bands like Led Zeppelin and Rage Against the Machine and the bombastic vocal style of frontman Matt Bellamy, Muse’s debut album sold over and above expectations, with Muscle Museum, Sunburn and Cave all charting as singles.

Muse keen to avoid the wrath of Perth13

Muse keen to avoid the wrath of Perth

By Tom Mann 14th Mar, 2013

Muse promise to do what Bruce Springsteen and Tool refuse to do.

Top 10 moments in lip-syncing57

Top 10 moments in lip-syncing

By Freya Jones 23rd Jan, 2013

Counting down the greatest moments in lip-syncing – from Ashlee Simpson’s Saturday Night Live hoedown to Nirvana on Top Of The Pops

Alt-J, The Xx and Muse take on One Direction at the 2013 Brit Awards

Alt-J, The Xx and Muse take on One Direction at the 2013 Brit Awards

By Tom Mann 11th Jan, 2013

Who are the biggest acts in Britain?

Muse - Follow Me

Muse - Follow Me

By Sarah Smith 12th Dec, 2012

Muse get suitably bombastic onstage, in the new video for Eurovision banger 'Follow Me.'

Muse's Matt Bellamy: 15

Muse's Matt Bellamy: "We challenged ourselves"

By 3rd Oct, 2012

In his only online Aus interview, Muse frontman Matt Bellamy opens up to FL about new album, The 2nd Law.

Muse on The 2nd Law: 1

Muse on The 2nd Law: "It’s the most democratic album we’ve ever made."

By Sarah Smith 1st Oct, 2012

In an exclusive interview with FasterLouder Muse frontman Matt Bellamy has discussed the band's new "democratic" approach to songwriting.

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"I didn't know L7 had reunited. That's the only part of ..."
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gumbuoy gumbuoy said on Fri 11th Apr, 2014
"If he does what he usually does with guitars, that's goin..."
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YouCantQuitMe YouCantQuitMe said on Fri 22nd Nov, 2013
"wow, how is bon jovi still making that much money?"
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berlinchair101 berlinchair101 said on Tue 30th Jul, 2013
"Because the gods have mercy."
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monokhrome_nite monokhrome_nite said on Fri 19th Jul, 2013
"I'm assuming that new members aren't allowed to use magenta."