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Wolfmother Dominates Australia's Aria Awards

Progressive rock band WOLFMOTHER picked up three top awards for their self-titled debut album at the Australian Recording Industry Association Music Awards on Sunday night (29OCT06) in Sydney. Former POWDERFINGER frontman BERNARD FANNING also celebrated...

Churches Adopt U2 Music

Irish rockers U2 have taken a step closer to sainthood - a host of US Episcopal churches are incorporating their music into services. The U2Charist service is the brainchild of Reverend PAIGE BLAIR and debuted...

Clooney And Pals Queue For New One Tv Campaign

GEORGE CLOONEY and his OCEAN'S 11 co-stars MATT DAMON and JULIA ROBERTS have been caught waiting in line as part of a new public service announcement raising support for charity ONE: The Campaign To Make...

Bono Admires Armani's 'Destiny'

U2 frontman BONO admires Italian designer GIORGIO ARMANI because he's "in control of his own destiny". The Irish rocker has admitted a fondness for expensive clothing, including Armani's signature ranges and denim brand Rogan -...

U2 Stylist Boasts 'Special Relationship' With Bono

LATEST: A former stylist for Irish rockers U2 boasted of the "special relationship" she enjoyed with frontman BONO, during her testimony in court today (19OCT06). LOLA CASHMAN addressed Dublin High Court in her appeal to...

Wood Amazed By 'Unreal' Bono

EVAN RACHEL WOOD was blown away when BONO made his cameo appearance in new movie ACROSS THE UNIVERSE, because the U2 singer acted nothing like a rock superstar. The 19-year-old plays a young woman swept...

Ono To Edit Today Programme

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO has been invited to guest edit BBC Radio 4's famous current affairs programme TODAY. Ono's show, which will be broadcast between Christmas (06) and New Year, will include a report...

Stewart Considers Faces Reunion Despite Lack Of Material

ROD STEWART has confirmed he's considering a reunion of his iconic British rock act THE FACES - if they can come up with enough material for a one-off concert. The MAGGIE MAY singer admits he...

Bono Gives Evidence At Stetson Appeal

Irish rocker BONO has renewed his efforts to keep hold of a Stetson hat 'stolen' by a former stylist, by giving evidence at her appeal in Dublin, Ireland earlier today (17OCT06). LOLA CASHMAN alleges she...

Bono And Oprah Shop For Africa

Campaigning rocker BONO and talk show host OPRAH WINFREY joined forces to shop for Africa in Chicago, Illinois on Thursday (12OCT06). The famous friends embarked on a high-profile shopping trip to publicise the new 'Red'...

Stars Parade Clothes For Charity

Hollywood stars JENNIFER GARNER, PENELOPE CRUZ and DON CHEADLE are donning garments from clothing giants GAP to raise awareness for African woman and children affected by HIV/AIDS. The kind-hearted movie stars are among the celebrities...

Moss Tops 'Most Influential' Celeb List

Supermodel KATE MOSS has been named the most influential celebrity in the world, beating U2 singer BONO, soccer star DAVID BECKHAM, and pop queen MADONNA to the number one spot. The list was compiled by...

U2 Switch Labels To Mercury

Irish rockers U2 have sensationally ended their 27-year relationship with Island Records in advance of their upcoming Greatest Hits Collection. Media reports hint the move to Mercury may be prompted by its new president, JASON...

Longoria Dumped Parker For Flirting

LATEST: DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star EVA LONGORIA dumped boyfriend TONY PARKER after learning that he was getting close to a former girlfriend, according to media reports in the US. Longoria's representative announced on Friday (29SEPT06) that...

Longoria Dumped Parker For Flirting

LATEST: DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star EVA LONGORIA dumped boyfriend TONY PARKER after learning that he was getting close to a former girlfriend, according to media reports in the US. Longoria's representative announced on Friday (29SEPT06) that...

Stewart Thrilled To Work With Mandela

British musician DAVE STEWART felt a unique sense of pride after working with former South African president NELSON MANDELA, because he had helped turn the activist's negative experiences into something positive. The former EURYTHMICS star...

Armani Edits British Newspaper

Italian fashion king GIORGIO ARMANI followed in the footsteps of stars including U2 frontman BONO by guest-editing British newspaper The Independent. Armani took on the temporary editorship for the broadsheet's special Africa edition, of which...

Armani Blames Media For Skinny Models

Designer GIORGIO ARMANI has hit out at suggestions the fashion industry fosters eating disorders, blaming the media for the increase in skinny models. Speaking at the star-studded after party of his London Fashion Week catwalk...

U2 Success Down To Chemistry

THE EDGE insists U2 have enjoyed such longevity in the music industry because the four bandmembers compliment each other perfectly. The guitarist, real name DAVID EVANS, believes the band's winning combination of ambition, soul, creativity...

Bono Risked Lives To Help Sarajevo

U2 frontman BONO agreed to do a television interview and concert in the Bosnian capital Sarajevo in 1997 to help the city's war ravaged people, despite knowing it would put him and his bandmates in...

Doherty Eyes Radio Production Slot

Troubled rocker PETE DOHERTY has been named as an unlikely guest editor on one of the BBC's most established current affairs shows. BBC Radio 4's long-running TODAY programme has already hosted a string of celebrities...

Bono Launches Charity T-shirt Line In Los Angeles

Rocker BONO brought Los Angeles mall The Grove to a standstill yesterday (17SEP06) when he launched his new special edition T-shirt line, One. The U2 star stunned shoppers as he met with 200 lucky fans...

Norton Hits Out At Bono's Tax Dodge

Irish comedian GRAHAM NORTON has criticised U2 frontman BONO for avoiding paying tax in Ireland. Norton is furious the band moved its business empire from Ireland to The Netherlands to avoid paying Irish taxes on...

U2 And Green Day Recreate Abbey Road

Rock legends U2 and GREEN DAY delighted onlookers in London yesterday (14SEP06) when they recreated THE BEATLES famous ABBEY ROAD album cover. The two bands were recording a song together for a Hurricane Katrina charity...

Bono Terrified Of High Notes

U2 frontman BONO has sleepless nights before concerts because he gets terrified he will let fans down by failing to hit his high notes. The VERTIGO hitmaker is highly critical of his own performances and...

Wood Slams Celebrity Activists

ROLLING STONES guitarist RONNIE WOOD has criticised fellow musicians BONO and SIR BOB GELDOF for involving themselves in politics. The START ME UP rocker refuses to get mixed up in high-profile causes like Bono and...

Bono Launches T-shirt Line For Africa

Rocker and humanitarian BONO is hoping to save lives in Lesotho, Africa by selling T-shirts. The U2 star has recruited celebrities like LINDSAY LOHAN, NAOMI WATTS, ROSARIO DAWSON, GARY OLDMAN and KATE BOSWORTH among others...

Hutchence's Brother: 'Kylie And Bono So Respectful To Michael's Memory'

Late INXS frontman MICHAEL HUTCHENCE's brother RHETT made sure the upcoming biopic about his brother was kind to former lover KYLIE MINOGUE and friend BONO, because they have both been so respectful of the singer's...

U2 Underfire From Irish Government

LATEST: U2 have come under fire from Irish politicians following reports the rockers have transferred part of their publishing company to a Dutch finance firm in a bid to lower their tax bills. The ELEVATION...

Bono Invests In Forbes

Irish rocker BONO has invested in a stake in publishing giant Forbes' offshoot company Forbes Media. The U2 frontman and staunch human rights campaigner's decision may cause a stir among fans with the move, which...

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