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Kevin Rowland Not Interested In Glastonbury Legends' Slot

Kevin Rowland isn't interested in performing the legends' slot at Glastonbury with Dexys Midnight Runners.The Sunday afternoon slot at Michael and Emily Eavis' world famous festival has become one of highlights of the event but...

Kevin Rowland Left Religious Sect Because Of Apocalyptic Beliefs

The Come On Eileen singer, 62, battled drug addiction and faced bankruptcy after the break up of the band in 1987, and joined the Brahma Kumaris movement in 1991 in a bid to...

Elton John To Headline Bestival 2013

Sir Elton John is headlining Bestival 2013.The 'Tiny Dancer' hitmaker will perform on Sunday September 8 during the final evening of the three-day festival on the Isle of Wight, and the singer can't wait to...

Alex James Wants To Work With Johnny Marr

Alex James wants to work with Johnny Marr,The 43-year-old bassist says his group Blur's recent string of shows - which culminated in a huge gig in London's Hyde Park to coincide with the end of...

Kevin Rowland Has 'No Regrets' Over Drag Photo

Dexys Midnight Runners star Kevin Rowland is adamant he has no regrets about his decision to pose in stockings and women's underwear for a much-derided photoshoot.The singer was snapped wearing the odd ensemble for the...

Rowland Almost Gave Up On New Dexys Album

Dexys Midnight Runners frontman Kevin Rowland almost quit trying to record the band's first new album for 27 years as he became frustrated by writer's block.The Come On Eileen hitmakers announced last year (11) they...

Dexys Midnight Runners Return With First New Album In 25 Years

Come On Eileen hitmakers Dexy's Midnight Runners are back in the studio, working on their first album in over 25 years.In a tweet to fans, frontman Kevin Rowland and his bandmates have confirmed reports they're...

Dexys Guitarist Goes Back To Basics

Former DEXYS MIDNIGHT RUNNERS star KEVIN 'AL' ARCHER is giving guitar lessons to kids - because he is desperate for the money. The British musician enjoyed success in 1980 when his song Geno reached the...

Franz Ferdinand Rebuff Sell Out Claims

Rising rockers FRANZ FERDINAND have shrugged off 'sell-out' accusations - because they're proud of the popularity of their smash hit single TAKE ME OUT. The Scottish band - who got to number two in...

Radiohead Surprise Winners At Q Awards

Rockers RADIOHEAD have scooped the major prize from under COLDPLAY's feet at this year's Q AWARDS. The THERE THERE musicians won best act in the world, leaving CHRIS MARTIN's band empty handed, despite being...

Rowland Looks To The Future

DEXY'S MIDNIGHT RUNNERS frontman KEVIN ROWLAND is a rarity amongst older popstars - he doesn't think the 'good old days' were better than today's music scene. The COME ON EILEEN singer believes things are...

Dexy's Midnight Runners Take To The Road

Reformed folk band DEXY'S MIDNIGHT RUNNERS have announced a string of live dates to accompany their new greatest hits album, LET'S MAKE THIS PRECIOUS. The GENO chart toppers will be made up of frontman...

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