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Bobby Gillespie: Rock Is Finished

Bobby Gillespie has compared rock to ''dying language'' Latin.The Primal Scream frontman has previously professed how there are no ''interesting characters'' left in the genre and he can understand why young people are more interested...

Bobby Gillespie: Primal Screen Helped Me Discover Who I Was

Bobby Gillespie says being in Primal Scream was a ''long process of self-discovery''.The 56-year-old musician credits finding the alternative rock band - which he has been a part of since the 1980s - as helping...

Bobby Gillespie: Rock 'N' Roll Is Dead

Bobby Gillespie believes rock 'n' roll is ''dead''.The Primal Scream frontman - who has sons Wolf, 17, and Lux, 14, with wife Katy England - insists there are no ''interesting characters'' and he can understand...

Bobby Gillespie Defends Michael Jackson

Bobby Gillespie ''doesn't care'' if the late Michael Jackson abused children because he produced great ''art''.The late 'Thriller' hitmaker was accused in documentary 'Leaving Neverland' of molesting Wade Robson and James Safechuck when they were...

Primal Sream Announce Intimate Shows

Primal Scream have announced some intimate live dates in London and Brighton.The indie rock group - fronted by Bobby Gillespie - will be performing at Brighton's Haunt on May 20 and Scala in the...

Primal Scream Rediscover 'Perfect' Album

Primal Scream ''made the perfect album'' but decided to scrap it.The indie rock group - now comprised of Bobby Gillespie, Andrew Innes, Martin Duffy, Darrin Mooney, Barrie Cadogan and Simone Butler - recorded a different...

Bobby Gillespie 'In Pain' But Looking Forward To Stage Return

In an interview with Scottish newspaper the Daily Record, Primal Scream frontman Bobby said he's looking forward to his two upcoming appearances in Scotland – despite being ordered to rest by doctors.Gillespie reportedly suffered back...

Primal Scream Scrap Summer Shows Following Bobby Gillespie's Stage Fall

Gillespie reportedly suffered minor back injuries when he slipped and fell from a speaker stack during the band's set at the Caribana festival. The group abandoned its set as the frontman was stretchered...

Bobby Gillespie Flown Home After Stage Fall Injury

The 53-year-old rocker reportedly cracked his vertebrae - a bone in his spine - in the incident, which occurred while he was performing at the Caribana festival in Crans-pres-Celigny, Switzerland last Thursday (02Jun16)l....

Bobby Gillespie Hospitalised After Stage Fall

The Loaded singer was performing with his band at the Caribana festival in Crans-pres-Celigny on Thursday (02Jun16) when he slipped and fell into the crowd from a stack of speakers. Bobby was...

Kate Moss Parties Up A Storm

Kate Moss partied up a storm in London on Wednesday night (16.09.15). The 41-year-old model was a special guest at Rockins London Fash Bash at The Cuckoo Club where she partied the night away with...

Sky Ferreira Names Album Masochism

Sky Ferreira has named her new album 'Masochism'.The 22-year-old singer has confirmed the title of the LP to music website MuuMuse following fan speculation online and a post on the site speculating about the possible...

Kanye West And Victoria Beckham Attend Fashion Queen's Memorial

Rapper Kanye West, singer-turned-fashionista Victoria Beckham, and rocker Bobby Gillespie were among the guests at a special memorial service for British design expert Louise Wilson on Friday (20Feb15).The hip-hop star and the former Spice Girls...

Kate Moss Parties In Style

Kate Moss arrived at a friend's birthday party in the Scottish Highlands by helicopter. The 41-year-old beauty made quite the entrance as she arrived at the Craigellachie Hotel to cheers from the crowd while her...

Kate Moss Touches Down At Party In Helicopter

Kate Moss arrived at a birthday party in a helicopter after splashing out £6,000 on a private jet. The 41-year-old model was cheered as she touched down at the Craigellachie Hotel in the Scottish Highlands...

Liam Gallagher Pays Tribute To Late Primal Scream Guitarist

Liam Gallagher has led tributes to former Primal Scream guitarist Robert 'Throb' Young who has died. A publicist for the band has confirmed news the musician has passed away but there is no further information...

Harry Styles And Support Stonewall Charity

Harry Styles, Nick Grimshaw, Naomi Campbell and Rita Ora are among the celebrities supporting the 25th anniversary of gay equality charity Stonewall. The stars have taken selfies to raise awareness of the cause, as SNOG...

Vivienne Westwood: Kate Moss Has A Big Aura

Vivienne Westwood thinks Kate Moss has a ''big aura''.The fashion designer, who was filmed talking about her friendship with the supermodel for Kate's new Topshop clothing collection, joked about her unusual looks, intimate conversations with...

Stars Masked For Russian Protest Film

Stars including Kate Moss, Courtney Love and Bobby Gillespie have all donned Pussy Riot's signature masks to film a protest video in support of the gay community in Russia.The project in support of Amnesty International...

Bobby Gillespie Backs Russell Brand Over Revolution Call

British funnyman Russell Brand has received a further boost in his campaign for a global uprising against democracy after Primal Scream frontman Bobby Gillespie threw his support behind the star.The Get Him to the Greek...

Primal Scream Pay Tribute To Kurt Cobain

Primal Scream frontman Bobby Gillespie paid tribute to rock icon Kurt Cobain during the band's concert in Italy this week (beg22Nov13) by singing classic Nirvana track Heart-Shaped Box.The Rocks hitmakers were performing at the Alcatraz...

Primal Scream Won't Be A 'Nostalgia' Act

Primal Scream could never be a ''nostalgia'' act.The 'Rocks' hitmakers like to ''challenge'' their audiences and will always perform a lot of new material in their sets, rather than just revel in their extensive back...

Pete Doherty To Sell Kate Moss And Amy Winehouse's 'Fag Butts'

Pete Doherty is going to sell Kate Moss and Amy Winehouse's cigarettes butts. The Babyshambles frontman is hoping to set up shop in Camden, north London, to shift random items which once belonged to the...

Vampire Weekend And Kings Of Leon Added To Itunes Festival Bill That Keeps Getting Better

Vampire Weekend and Kings of Leon will join a rapidly growing list, already peppered with fellow rock royalty, including Queens of the Stone Age, Sigur Rós, 30 Seconds To Mars and Primal Scream.It won't be...

John Lydon And Bobby Gillespie Heading To The Radio

Sex Pistols rocker John Lydon and Primal Scream's Bobby Gillespie are among the stars who have signed up to host a series of radio shows in Britain over the summer (13).The two musicians will be...

Bobby Gillespie: 'Drugs Almost Wrecked My Life'

Primal Scream frontman Bobby Gillespie decided to get clean following years of drug abuse after realising his addictions were putting his life at risk and wrecking his music.The Scottish musician admits he indulged in heavy...

Bobby Gillespie Would Have Joined Political London Riots

Primal Scream frontman Bobby Gillespie would have joined the London riots in 2011 if he believed protesters were rallying against a real political cause.Thousands took to the streets and smashed shop windows, looted goods and...

Primal Scream: Robert Plant Is A Music 'Fanatic'

Primal Scream don't remember making one of their biggest hits.The rockers recorded the song 'Rocks' during a particularly drug-fuelled period when they were making 'Give Out But Don't Give Up', released in 1994, but guitarist...

Primal Scream 'Validated' By New Album

Bobby Gillespie feels ''validated as an artist'' by the new Primal Scream album.The singer is immensely proud of his band's latest record, 'More Light', and puts it down to the fact none of the group...

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