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Brit Organisers "Thrilled" Ahead Of Winehouse Performance

The organisers of the Brit awards have professed their huge excitement at staging Amy Winehouse's first public performance since entering rehab.The Back to Black star was forced to perform via a live satellite link-up for...

By on 20 February 2008

Oasis Top Poll Of Best British Albums

Two records by OASIS have been voted the best British albums ever in a new poll.The Manchester five-piece's debut release DEFINATELY MAYBE took the number one spot, while (WHAT'S THE STORY) MORNING GLORY was second...

By on 18 February 2008

Arctic Monkeys To Collaborate With Jt?

British chart-toppers the ARCTIC MONKEYS may be joining forces with pop heavy weight JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE, it has emerged.A report in the Sun suggests that the group, whose hits include I BET YOU LOKK GOOD ON...

By on 06 February 2008

Festival-hopefuls Clamour To Register For Glastonbury

Festival-goers keen to don their wellies and get muddy were logging on to register for tickets for GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL 2008 this morning.To be in with a chance of gaining one of the coveted tickets, festival...

By on 01 February 2008

The Enemy: 'Arctic Monkeys Are Dull'

Rockers THE ENEMY have accused fellow British band ARCTIC MONKEYS of dumbing down the music industry with their "dull" songs. Frontman Tom Clarke admits he was initially impressed with the Arctic Monkeys introduction to the...

Harry Potter Author Jk Rowling Honoured At South Bank Awards

JK Rowling, author of the Harry Potter series of novels, has been honoured with an outstanding achievement prize at the South Bank Show awards.Rowling joins the illustrious company of the award's previous recipients, including Tom...

By on 30 January 2008

Arctic Monkeys Win At South Bank Show Awards

The ARCTIC MONKEYS have been honoured with the Best Pop prize at the British South Bank Show Awards in London. The U.K. rockers won the top music prize for their latest album Favourite Worst Nightmare...

Arctics Monkeys Head The Field For 2008 Nme Awards

Arctic Monkeys have grabbed seven nominations for this year's NME awards, including nods in the best British band and best album categories. The Sheffield indie kids lead the field for this year's awards, decided by...

By on 29 January 2008

Arctic Monkeys Dominate Nme Awards

Rockers ARCTIC MONKEYS have been nominated in a record seven categories for this year's (08) NME Awards. The band picked up nods for best British Band, Best Album and Best Track. They will compete against...

Take That Lead Brit Noms

Take That have sealed their impressive comeback with four nominations for this year's Brit awards, it has been announced.The reformed 'man-band' hold the joint first place for the most number of nominations with solo artists...

By on 15 January 2008

Govt Push For Legit Touts

Government ministers have rejected calls for a ban on internet ticket touts, recommending that artists and promoters be given a share of the profits.A report from the culture, media and sport select committee stressed that...

By on 10 January 2008

Glastonbury Deadline Confirmed

The deadline for fans to register for tickets to this year's Glastonbury festival has now been confirmed by organiser Michael Eavis.Hopefuls must submit their contact details and a passport picture during February if they are...

By on 09 January 2008

'UK Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Planned'

A new pop music exhibition is being planned for London's O2 Arena, according to new reports.NME magazine has stated that a permanent UK Rock and Roll Hall of Fame could be included.Potential plans include honouring...

By on 07 January 2008

Back To Black Named Top Seller

Amy Winehouse's album Back to Black has been confirmed as the biggest selling album of the year.Though X Factor winner Leona Lewis sold an amazing 1.59 million copies of her debut album Spirit in just...

By on 31 December 2007

Mika Tops Itunes Chart

Grace Kelly by Mika has been named as the top-selling download single of the year by iTunes.The Lebanese-born singer's second single outsold Rihanna's Umbrella – which went to number one in physical release charts across...

By on 12 December 2007

Arctics Consider One-offs

The Arctic Monkeys are considering a move away from conventional album releases for 2008.Drummer Matt Helders - a school friend of lead singer Alex Turner - said the Sheffield foursome may follow in the footsteps...

By on 12 December 2007

Klaxons Top Nme Polls

London band Klaxons have made history after winning the best track and best album awards in NME magazine's end of year polls.The Mercury Prize winners' debut album Myths of the Near Future - named after...

By on 12 December 2007

Arctic Monkeys Collaborate With The Big Issue

The ARCTIC MONKEYS have signed up to make their very own magazine.The Sheffield-based band are collaborating with The Big Issue to produce a special tour supplement.Sold exclusively to fans at the band's upcoming UK gigs,...

By on 06 December 2007

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...

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