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Filmmaker Slams 'Awful' Arcade Fire

A director who made ARCADE FIRE's 2008 documentary has launched a scathing attack on the band, insisting the rockers are "not good people" and branding their managers "disgusting" and "awful".Filmmaker Vincent Moon spent time with...

Arcade Fire Blasted As 'Not Good People'

Members of Arcade Fire have been blasted as "not good people" by filmmaker Vincent Moon.Although the director recently completed a tour documentary about the 'We Used To Wait' group called 'MIROIR NOIR', he now says...

Britney Spears To Open Grammys

Britney Spears is to perform at the 53rd Grammy Awards.The 'Womanizer' hitmaker - who is to release her as yet untitled seventh studio album in March - is to open the prestigious awards ceremony on...

Usher And Justin Bieber Confirmed For Grammys

Usher and Justin Bieber are teaming up for a performance at the Grammy awards. The 'OMG' hitmaker and his protege have been confirmed to appear at the awards - which take place on February 13...

Coachella 2011 Announce Lineup Featuring Kanye And The Strokes

COACHELLA 2011 will be headlined by KANYE WEST, THE STROKES, ARCADE FIRE and KINGS OF LEON after the festival announced its official line-up last night (19th January 2011). Guitar bands will dominate the stages at...

Coachella 2011 Line Up Revealed

Kanye West, Arcade fire, The Strokes and Kings Of Leon have been announced as headliners for Coachella 2011. The Californian festival has released its official line up today (19.01.11) and leans toward a guitar heavy...

Arcade Fire, Kings & Kanye To Headline Coachella

ARCADE FIRE, KINGS OF LEON and KANYE WEST have been named as the headliners at this year's (11) Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival.The three-day event will take place in Indio, California from 15 to...

Brits Performers Announced

Cee Lo Green and Adele have been confirmed to perform at the BRIT Awards. The full list of stars who will sing at the annual ceremony has been revealed, including US soul singer Cee Lo,...

Coldplay Pushed By 'Brutal' Producer

Coldplay are working with a "brutal" producer on their new album. The 'Viva La Vida' hitmakers started writing their forthcoming fifth album with Brian Eno, but he suggested they also draft in someone else to...

Miranda Lambert Confirmed For Grammy Awards Performance

MIRANDA LAMBERT, the American country musician who found fame after appearing on the reality talent show 'Nashville Star', has been added to the list of performers for next month's GRAMMY AWARDS show in Los Angeles,...

Eminem To Perform At Grammys

Eminem and Katy Perry have been confirmed to perform at this year's Grammy awards. Rapper Eminem - who leads this year's nominations with ten nods in ten categories - will take to the stage at...

Radiohead Score Best Album Of Last 25 Years

Radiohead's 'OK Computer' has been voted the best album of the last 25 years. The British indie group topped the list of the best 250 albums released between 1986 and 2011 - beating U2, Nirvana,...

Arcade Fire Expected To Fail?

Arcade Fire think people expect them to fail.The 'We Used To Wait' band were nervous as to the reception of their third album 'The Suburbs' - which was well received commercially and critically - and...

Arcade Fire Grateful For Album-loving Fans

Arcade Fire are grateful to have not had "one pop radio hit".The 'Suburban War' group enjoy the fact their fans relate to their music as a whole rather than attending their concerts just to hear one...

Kesha Most Scrobbled Artist Of 2010

KESHA MOST SCROBBLED ARTIST OF 2010In the year that KESHA launched her music career, she became the most scrobbled artist on Last.fm in 2010 with over 15 million plays. The singer broke onto the music...

Arcade Fire Build Albums To Last

Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler hopes the band's latest album doesn't end up becoming a "memo". The 'We Used To Wait' hitmaker said he appreciates in the digital age how easily records can bypass people,...

2011 Grammy Award Nominations Sees Eminem Lead The Way

The nominations for the 53rd annual GRAMMY AWARDS have been announced, and it looks likely that American rapper EMIMEM will do battle with singer LADY GAGA come the ceremony in February, after the acts won...

Arcade Fire Pull Show Over Nato Security Fears

Cult Canadian group ARCADE FIRE have been forced to scrap an upcoming show in Portugal - because their visit coincides with a NATO summit.The band was billed to perform in Lisbon on 18 November (10),...

Serge Pizzorno Serenading Baby With New Tracks

Serge Pizzorno has been serenading his baby with new Kasabian songs.The rocker has revealed his two-month-old son Ennio - his child with his partner Amy - is already showing an interest in music and loves...

Butler Going Back To School

ARCADE FIRE frontman WILLIAM BUTLER is heading back to university to give a lecture to students.The rocker will appear at Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois on 2 November (10) to give a talk about how...

John Legend And The Roots Gig To Be Directed By Spike Lee

JOHN LEGEND AND THE ROOTS are set to get a live webcast of their upcoming concert directed by the Oscar winning filmmaker SPIKE LEE, reports The Epoch Times. The show, which will go ahead on...

Arcade Fire's Future In Doubt?

Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler isn't sure how much longer the band will continue.The singer and guitarist said he doesn't see himself being in a band and touring in a decade's time, because he's worried...

'Defining Band Of Summer' The Libertines

The Libertines have been named the defining band of the summer in a new poll.The British indie rockers' reunion at Reading and Leeds festivals at the end of August was voted as 2010's Defining Festival...

Arcade Fire Worried For Audience

Arcade Fire are worried about being able to "connect" with fans when they perform at arenas on their present tour. The Canadian alternative group said they are conscious of losing the intimate atmosphere of their...

Arcade Fire Thrill Fans With Innovative Video

Canadian rockers ARCADE FIRE have released an innovative new music video which allows fans to incorporate pictures of their own hometown into the promo.The band has teamed up with bosses at internet search engine Google...

Gara's Weight Gain On Arcade Fire Tour

Rockers ARCADE FIRE refuse to indulge in excessive boozing on tour, preferring to snack on sweet treats instead - but drummer JEREMY GARA is sporting a 30 pound (13.6 kilograms) weight gain as a result.The...

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