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Friday’s Comp of the Day: Win a signed copy of ‘The Cure For Dreaming’ by Cat Winters

We’ve found the perfect YA fiction to accompany your Halloween, if you’re not off out partying and scaring people tonight why not pick up a new read and get lost in the pages?

‘The Cure For Dreaming’ by Cat Winters will leave you wondering if you’re really seeing people are they truly are…

Entering is easy, just follow the instruction in the Tweet below. We’ll contact winners via DM after it’s ended.

Keep an eye out for free chapter giveaways, author Twitter takeovers, competitions and exclusive content, only on Maximum Pop!

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Win limited edition Taylor Swift ‘Sneaky Cat’ Keds and goodies

To celebrate the release of Taylor Swift’s new album ‘1989’ AND the release of her limited edition ‘Sneaky Cat’ Keds, we’ve teamed up with the fashionable people at USC to bring you a money-can’t-buy competition.

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5 of you lucky lot will be able to get your hands on a pair of Taylor’s limited edition ‘Sneaky Cat’ Keds – but that’s not all, you’ll also get a Keds goodie bag and a pair of ‘Red’ sunglasses. Don’t say we don’t treat you.

To be in with a chance fill out the form below, and then shake it off.

‘1989’ is available to preorder now and available throughout the universe on 27th October.

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Win limited edition Taylor Swift ‘Sneaky Cat’ Keds and goodies.

To celebrate the release of Taylor Swift’s new album ‘1989’ AND the release of her limited edition ‘Sneaky Cat’ Keds, we’ve teamed up with the fashionable people at USC to bring you a money-can’t-buy competition.

SneakyCat_Olivia_Clean-sm_FINAL

5 of you lucky lot will be able to get your hands on a pair of Taylor’s limited edition ‘Sneaky Cat’ Keds – but that’s not all, you’ll also get a Keds goodie bag and a pair of ‘Red’ sunglasses. Don’t say we don’t treat you.

To be in with a chance fill out the form below, and then shake it off.

‘1989’ is available to preorder now and available throughout the universe on 27th October.

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Halloween free download: Derek Darker ‘Demons’

For real, for real – he performs under the name Derek Darker. It’s not a Halloween gimmick.

But tell you what’s a good shout, though. This Dublin-bred singer/songwriter is giving away a free download of his track ‘Demons’ as an exclusive for Maximum Pop!, all because it’s Halloween.

The emotive ballad, which sounds like something pulled from Sam Smith or Emeli Sandé’s files, is taken from Derek’s debut EP Conversations with Rose. 

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Taylor Swift’s heading out on a world tour for 1989…

Tay Tay is currently super busy promoting her astonishing album ‘1989’, she’s been plastered over the internet, American TV screens and anywhere else her beautiful face will fit.

This morning while performing on ‘Good Morning America’ Taylor teased, “I am gonna be going out on tour very soon! We’re in the early stages of planning the actual show, I’m excited about announcing things when I can announce them, but it’s going to be happening!”

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James Blunt admits his music is annoying..

During an interview with Hello! magazine, James Blunt, everyone’s second favourite guitar strumming troubadour after Ed Sheeran, has apologised for writing his most famous hit single “You’re Beautiful”.

The song appeared as part of the singer’s best selling album, Back to Bedlam, in 2004 and hit the number one spot in ten countries, selling more than four million copies in the process. The single also earned a Grammy nomination and won an Ivor Novello award. However, claiming the track was greatly overplayed, the singer admitted that the song has become annoying and would rather not be associated with it at all. Continue reading

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The Mortal Instruments returns as a TV series

Although it was hoped to be one of the next biggest book-to-movie franchises, the first The Mortal Instruments film adaption, City of Bones, was released last year but never exactly reached the lofty heights of the Twilight or The Hunger Games films for example. However, Clary, Jace and the rest of the Shadowhunters, will now reappear in a newly planned TV series. Despite the second book, ‘City of Ashes’, reportedly scheduled for its own film adaption but then later scrapped, the TV version of TMI is set to enter production next year. Continue reading

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Ellie Goulding shows off her athletic talent in Nike commercial

Even when running through a construction site, dodging sparks or jumping over cement blocks, Ellie Goulding fails to look anything but beautiful, graceful and downright ice-cool. The 27-year-old singer, famous for her hit songs ‘Burn’ and ‘Lights’ among others, has teamed up with sports giant Nike for a new advertisement filmed on the streets of London.

The advert sees Ellie outfitted in a bright neon pink top, a pair of snazzy black snakeskin print leggings and topping it off with a pair of rose and teal coloured Women’s Nike Flyknit Lunar 2 trainers. Always one to be ahead of the trend, Ellie, along with fellow starlets Kim Kardashian and Victoria Beckham, is one of the fashion icons fore fronting the return of animal print, as heralded here on Peter Hahn’s blog. Continue reading

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