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Arctic Monkeys + Atonement Lead South Bank Nominations

British rockers ARCTIC MONKEYS and KEIRA KNIGHTLEY movie ATONEMENT are leading the nominations at the U.K.'s South Bank Show awards. Arctic Monkeys' Favourite Worst Nightmare will take on Radiohead's In Rainbows in the Best Album...

Arctic Monkeys Release New Songs In Secret

The ARCTIC MONKEYS have released two new songs on limited edition vinyl under a pseudonym.The seven-inch record was released by the band's record label by a band called THE DEATH RAMPS.It features two tracks, DEATH...

By on 30 November 2007

Leona Sells Over 100,000

X Factor winner Leona Lewis has translated her singles success into album sales, with her debut Spirit selling 130,000 copies in a day. After reigning supreme at the top of the UK singles chart for...

By on 13 November 2007

Emas For Muse And Winehouse

UK band Muse picked up two prizes at last night's MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs) in Munich.The Supermassive Black Hole stars won the best headliner award as well as the gong for the best UK...

By on 02 November 2007

Muse, Winehouse Pick Up Awards

UK band Muse picked up two prizes at last night's MTV Europe Music Awards in Munich.The Muscle Museum stars won the best headliner award as well as the gong for the best UK and Irish...

By on 02 November 2007

Winehouse To Sing At Mtv Awards

MTV has announced that Amy Winehouse will be performing at tonight's Europe Music Awards.The broadcaster said it was delighted to announce the "last-minute addition" to the lineup of performers at the event.Winehouse, who has become...

By on 01 November 2007

Just Jack: 'Arctic Monkeys Sound Like Rappers'

British rap star JUST JACK has lauded the ARCTIC MONKEYS as unlikely hip-hop stars. The rockers list their musical inspirations as the Jam, the Clash and the Smiths - but Just Jack disagrees. The Starz...

Arctic Monkeys Deny Tattoo Claim

The ARCTIC MONKEYS have laughed off speculation a bandmember has a secret tattoo in tribute to English singer JON MCCLURE. The frontman of Reverend And The Makers claimed an unnamed bandmember has the words to...

Arctic Monkeys' Name Misspelled On Award

ARCTIC MONKEYS were amused to discover the organisers of Monday's (08Oct07) Q Awards had misspelled their name on their award for Best Act In The World. The British band noticed the error - Artic instead...

Arctic Monkeys Named Best Act In The World

British rockers the ARCTIC MONKEYS have been named the Best Act In The World at the Q Awards on Monday (08Oct07). The ceremony, which took place at London's Grosvenor House, also honoured Sir Paul MCCartney...

Arctic Monkeys Named World's Best Act

The Arctic Monkeys have been named the best act in the world today at the 2007 Q Music awards.The Sheffield band beat some heavyweight competition for the prize, scooping the gong ahead of the Killers,...

By on 08 October 2007

Arctic Monkeys Named Best Act In The World

British rockers the ARCTIC MONKEYS have been named the Best Act In The World at the Q Awards on Monday (08Oct07). The ceremony, which took place at London's Grosvenor Hotel, also honoured Sir Paul MCCartney...

Gallagher Advises Arctic Monkeys

OASIS star LIAM GALLAGHER has urged ARCTIC MONKEYS not to be embarrassed about becoming the most talked-about band in Britain. The Wonderwall hitmaker says he relished in his own band's meteoric rise in the mid-1990s...

Rihanna Up For Three Mtv Awards

R&B singer Rihanna has been nominated for three awards at November's MTV Europe music awards.The Umbrella star is up for the ultimate urban, most addictive track and solo artist of 2007 prizes at the show,...

By on 25 September 2007

Kylie And Robbie 'Set For Brits'

Organisers of next year's Brit Awards are reportedly lining up Kylie Minogue and Robbie Williams.According to the Sun, the diminutive Australian pop princess has agreed to perform at the 2008 show, having decided against co-hosting...

By on 20 September 2007

Arctics Take Live Award

Sheffield's Arctic Monkeys have been named the best live band in the country at the Vodafone Live Music Awards.Their award comes after a year in which they have released a second album, Favourite Worst Nightmare,...

By on 20 September 2007

Homme Stays Sober To Enjoy Arctic Monkeys

QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE frontman JOSH HOMME broke the habit of a lifetime by snubbing alcohol during a gig in Texas this week - because he wanted to enjoy a surprise slot by ARCTIC...

Iggy Pop To Receive Live Music Award

Decades of crowd-pleasing around the world have landed Iggy Pop with official recognition from a panel of music industry insiders.The American punk rocker is to be handed the Freddie Mercury lifetime achievement gong at this...

By on 19 September 2007

Winehouse Up Against Monkeys And Kaisers At Qs

Amy Winehouse's Back to Black has again been nominated for a best record of the year award.The troubled singer's album has been put up for a gong at this year's Q Awards, for which nominations...

By on 13 September 2007

The Killers + Arctic Monkeys Lead Q Award Nominations

THE KILLERS and the ARCTIC MONKEYS lead the nominations for this year's (07) Q magazine music awards. The bands have been nominated for three awards each, and will go head to head in the Best...

Macca And Gallagher Get Behind The Mike

A Beatle, a modfather and a Foo Fighter are among the celebrity DJs set to get behind the microphone on Radio 1 this month.Sir Paul McCartney, Paul Weller and Dave Grohl are among the legends...

By on 06 September 2007

Klaxons: It Was Right We Won

Mercury Music Prize-winning Londoners Klaxons have said that their winning of the renowned award was the right choice.The band, dubbed new-rave, were the surprise winners at a glitzy awards ceremony in London last night, their...

By on 05 September 2007

Winehouse Back But Klaxons Claim Mercury

Troubled singer Amy Winehouse has performed at the Mercury Music Prize awards after returning to the UK from a much-publicised holiday in the Caribbean.But she was not rewarded with the award for the best album...

By on 05 September 2007

Artists Gear Up For Mercury Prize

Artists including Amy Winehouse, Arctic Monkeys and The View will find out tonight whether they have been named as this year's Mercury Prize winner.The £20,000 award was won last year by the Arctic Monkeys for...

By on 04 September 2007

Arctic Monkeys Fans Disrespect Cricket Ground

ARCTIC MONKEYS fans used one of England's most famous cricket grounds as a toilet during one of their gigs. One hundred thousand fans who packed into the Old Trafford ground in Lancashire used the outfield...

Cricketers Suffer After Monkeys Gigs

A lack of toilets at two recent Arctic Monkeys gigs may have resulted in yesterday's one-day international between England and India at Old Trafford smelling slightly more than it should have done.The chart-topping band played...

By on 31 August 2007

Followill Hooks Up With Monkey's Ex

KINGS OF LEON guitarist MATTHEW FOLLOWILL has found love - with the ex girlfriend of ARCTIC MONKEYS frontman ALEX TURNER. Just six months after splitting from the British rocker, Johanna Bennett - the frontwoman of...

Lily Snubs Cheeky Monkey

ARCTIC MONKEYS singer ALEX TURNER has been sending saucy text messages to LILY ALLEN, according to the Daily Mirror.The paper claims the young singer has been texted Lily and suggesting they get together, despite the...

By on 14 August 2007

Arctic Monkey To Record Album With A Rascal

ARCTIC MONKEYS frontman ALEX TURNER and THE RASCALS rocker MILES KANE are teaming up to record an album together in France later this month (Aug07). The British stars have been friends since Kane's former band...

Alex Turner To Record Album With Rascals' Kane

ARCTIC MONKEYS frontman ALEX TURNER is set to record an album this summer with THE RASCALS' MILES KANE.The recording of the new set of tunes in France will not interfere with the new ARCTIC MONKEYS...

By on 02 August 2007

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