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Foals Frontman: 'Britain's Festival Bosses Fail New Bands'

Foals frontman Yannis Philippakis has accused British festival bosses of failing new artists by hiring the same established bands to headline their events year after year.The British rockers will top the bill at the Latitude...

Kraftwerk To Headline Latitude

Kraftwerk will headline this year's Latitude festival.The German electro pioneers will take to the Obelisk Main Stage in Henham Park, Southwold, Suffolk, on the second night of the event, July 20, bringing a 3D show...

Yannis Philippakis Eyeing Fragrant Future

Foals frontman Yannis Philippakis is eyeing an unusual career venture as a parfumier in his later years after his band calls it quits.The 26-year-old rocker discovered the joys of gardening as a youngster and now...

Actor In Foals' Late Night Video Almost Hanged Himself For Real

British rockers Foals narrowly escaped a headline-grabbing tragedy on the set of their new video when an actor almost hanged himself for real as he portrayed a suicide victim on camera.The band headed to Romania...

Les Miserables Cast Spoils Foals' Fun At The Top Of The U.k. Charts

The Les Miserables soundtrack has kept acclaimed Oxford band Foals from landing a career-first number one in their native U.K. by less than 1,000 copies.The cast recording, featuring Hugh Jackman and Anne Hathaway, scores another...

Out Now - UK Albums Releases - Foals Get Ambitious With 'Holy Fire,' Richard Thompson Gets 'Electric' And Bullet For My Valentine Fail To Deliver On 'Temper Temper'

Holy Fire is the third album from Foals and if the lead single ‘Inhaler’ is anything to go by, it will almost inevitably build the fanbase that they have cemented for themselves with their first...

Biffy Clyro To Headline Reading And Leeds Festival

Biffy Clyro will headline Reading and Leeds festivals this summer. The 'Black Chandelier' rockers - who reached number one in the UK album charts with their new record 'Opposites' on Sunday (02.02.13) - will headline...

Foals To Give Career Talk To Teenagers

British rockers Foals are to give a career talk to teenagers about working in the music industry.The musicians are taking part in a new education initiative by bosses behind London's famed Royal Albert Hall venue,...

Celebrities Donate Items To Charity Jumble Sale

Rocker Marilyn Manson and British acts The Vaccines, Foals and Bat For Lashes are among the stars helping to raise money to aid victims of abuse in the troubled Democratic Republic of Congo.London rapper Tinie...

Liam Gallagher Plans Psychedelic Album

Liam Gallagher is going to ''blow people's minds'' with his new record.The Beady Eye frontman will take fans on a ''psychedelic'' trip with his band's second offering and they have been recording with a full...

A Week In Music Featuring: Coldplay, Elo, Hot Chip, Hot Chip And Much More!

Coldplay live CD/DVD CoverAlbums of Note... Coldplay’s Live 2012 album shows a band far more at ease with themselves than their previous live release, from 2003. The Live 2012 package includes both blu-ray and CD....

Kasabian Love Winning Awards

Kasabian will never tire of winning awards.The 'Rewired' band were named Best British Band at the NME Awards last night (29.02.12) and despite picking up numerous accolades during their career, they will always celebrate each...

Red Hot Chili Peppers Delay Tour After Kiedis Suffers Foot Injury

The Red Hot Chili Peppers have been forced to put back their forthcoming US tour in support of their 10th studio album 'I'm With You.' The much loved funk-rock band haven't shirked any touring responsibilities...

Rumer Nominated For Three Mojos

Rumer leads this year's MOJO Honours List 2011, with three nods.The 'Am I Forgiven' singer-songwriter - a newcomer on the Honours List - has amassed a hat-trick of nominations including MOJO Breakthrough, MOJO Best Album...

Plan B Up For Two Ivor Novello Awards

Kylie Minogue, Tinie Tempah and Plan B are all up for Ivor Novello awards.Plan B and Everything Everything lead nominations with two each, and will square off in the songwriting awards' Best Album category. Plan...

My Chemical Romance Triumph At Nme Awards 2011

My Chemical Romance scooped two trophies at tonight's (23.02.11) NME Awards. The US rockers were the biggest winners, taking home Best International Band and `Best Video' for their track 'Na Na Na' at the British...

Dame Judi Dench Gets Dorchester Honour

Dame Judi Dench was honoured with the Dorchester Outstanding Achievement Award at a ceremony in London today (25.01.11). The 76-year-old actress was presented with the prize by theatre legend Sir Peter Hall - who first...

Foals Lead Nme Awards Nominees

British rockers FOALS look set to dominate the 2011 Shockwaves NME Awards after landing five nominations.The group has been tipped in the Best British Band category, against Arctic Monkeys, Biffy Clyro, Kasabian and last year's...

Jane's Addiction Recruit New Bassist

Dave Sitek is working with Jane's Addiction on their new album. The producer and multi instrumentalist - a member of TV On The Radio - has replaced former Guns N' Roses member Duff McKagan as...

Foals Fine With Morrissey Snub

British rockers FOALS were delighted when their hero MORRISSEY arrived unannounced at one of their gigs - but the singer was unimpressed and walked out after three tracks.The band was told the former The Smiths...

People's Mercury Favourite Paul Weller

Paul Weller is favourite to win tonight's (07.09.10) Mercury Music Prize. There have been an unprecedented number of bets at bookmakers on the singer and internet polls have been flooded with votes for his album...

Foals Tricked Into Attending Mercury Ceremony

British rockers FOALS were stunned by their nod for the Mercury Prize because they were tricked into attending the nomination ceremony by their managers.The band found out they are one of 12 acts competing for...

Dizzee Rascal Leads Mercury Nominations

Dizzee Rascal and Paul Weller are among the artists nominated for this year's Barclaycard Mercury Prize.The 'Bonkers' hitmaker - who previously scooped the coveted accolade for his 2003 LP 'Boy in da Corner' - would...

Foals Almost Quit New Album

British band FOALS' new album almost never happened - because the bandmembers fell out over the quality of their songs.The five-piece have now completed Total Life Forever, but they went through a rocky recording process...

Foals Singer Injures Foot

British rockers FOALS have been forced to cancel a date on their U.K. tour after frontman YANNIS PHILIPPAKIS injured his foot on stage. The accident happened at a concert in Wrexham, Wales, on Tuesday (03Dec07),...

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