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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

Foo Fighters' Scrabble Obsession

FOO FIGHTERS have destroyed their reputation as party-loving rock hellraisers - by confessing they regularly played board games backstage. Bassist Nate Mendel reveals the rockers had to be dragged away from Scrabble games to perform....

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

Liverpool To Host Mtv Awards

Liverpool will host next year's MTV Europe Music Awards, it has been revealed today. The Merseyside city and home of the Beatles has been chosen as the venue for the 15th awards ceremony which takes place...

By on 31 October 2007

Sugababes Fend Off Britney

The Sugababes have fended off competition from Britney Spears to retain the top spot in the UK singles chart.About You Now, the latest song released by the British girl band, outsold Spears' new single Gimme...

By on 22 October 2007

Bon Jovi + Foo Fighters Get Whacked In Comedy Video

JON BON JOVI and FOO FIGHTERS stars DAVE GROHL and TAYLOR HAWKINS have joined ADAM LEVINE and JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE among the stars who have collaborated with U.S. comedian ANDY SAMBERG in a music video. Timberlake...

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

Boss Beats Katie To Chart Prize

Bruce Springsteen has beaten Katie Melua to the top of the UK albums chart with his latest release Magic.Melua's third album Pictures entered the charts at two, while Shotter's Nation from Babyshambles was another new...

By on 07 October 2007

Grohl Backs Sex Pistols Chart Campaign

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL is spearheading a campaign to send the SEX PISTOLS classic GOD SAVE THE QUEEN to the top of the U.K charts - 20 years after its release. Grohl believes the...

Love: 'Cobain Loathed Grohl'

COURTNEY LOVE has slammed FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL again, insisting her late husband KURT COBAIN "loathed" his NIRVANA bandmate. Love and Grohl have been locked in a fierce feud over copyright for years; this...

Grohl Guitar

FOO FIGHTERS rocker DAVE GROHL has been handed a new guitar honour - his own themed instrument. Bosses at Gibson Guitars have modelled the new DG-335 with the former Nirvana star in mind. Inspired by...

Sugababes Back At Number One

Sugababes have scored their fifth number one hit with new single About You Now.The girl group released their Overloaded best-of album earlier this year and are now back with another hit produced by Dr Luke,...

By on 30 September 2007

Grohl Offended By Britney's Vmas Performance

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL was offended by BRITNEY SPEARS' performance at the MTV VMAS - because he hates lip-synching singers. The former Nirvana drummer believes Spears embarrassed herself during the heavily criticised performance of...

Grohl At Led Zeppelin's 'Beck And Call'

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL is desperate to play drums for the newly-reformed LED ZEPPELIN and insists he is "at their beck and call". Grohl is eager for the 1970s rockers to get in touch...

Rihanna Up For Three Mtv Awards

R&B singer Rihanna has been nominated for three awards at November's MTV Europe music awards.The Umbrella star is up for the ultimate urban, most addictive track and solo artist of 2007 prizes at the show,...

By on 25 September 2007

Grohl Slams 'Grunge Ringo' Tag

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL is stunned by his RINGO STARR comparison, insisting he is nothing like the BEATLES musician. The former Nirvana admits he is not as talented as Starr and believes his success...

Grohl Dedicates Track To Love + Cobain

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL used KURT COBAIN's tempestuous relationship with COURTNEY LOVE as inspiration for a new track. Grohl has hinted he penned his band's new single Let It Die with the Nirvana frontman...

Grohl: 'Rock Stars Shouldn't Be Idolised "

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL wants his fans to stop idolising him - insisting there are more people in the world deserving of the accolade. The former drummer for 1990s grunge band Nirvana can't understand...

Winehouse Up Against Monkeys And Kaisers At Qs

Amy Winehouse's Back to Black has again been nominated for a best record of the year award.The troubled singer's album has been put up for a gong at this year's Q Awards, for which nominations...

By on 13 September 2007

Grohl's Deafness Causes Marriage Problems

FOO FIGHTERS star DAVE GROHL's deafness is causing problems in his marriage because his wife has to repeat herself all the time. The former Nirvana drummer admits all rock star marriages have the same issue...

Rocker Grohl Can't Stand Gadgets

DAVE GROHL of the FOO FIGHTERS is such a technophobe, he describes himself as "practically Amish". The star, 38, believes spending so much time behind his drumkit in rock band Nirvana kept him isolated from...

Snoop Gets Mtv Awards Gig

US rap star Snoop Dogg has been named as this year's host for the MTV Europe Music Awards.MTV revealed today that the 36-year-old, whose real name is Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr, will MC the event...

By on 30 August 2007

UK Tour For Foo Fighters

Foo Fighters are set to tour the UK later this year including two dates at London's O2 Arena.Hot on the heels of the band's V Festival success, the dates will follow the release of their...

By on 28 August 2007

Grohl: 'Singing Sober Is No Fun'

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL performed sober for the first time in years at England's V Festival this weekend (18/19Aug07) - and he hated it. The rocker is used to downing drinks before stepping onstage...

Rainy Finish For V

The Chelmsford leg of this year's V festival concluded with the odd shower or two, but the crowd continued to lap up the Killers' hit-packed set.Playing an opening sequence of tracks from their latest album...

By on 20 August 2007

Foo Fighters Joined On Stage By Grohl's Mother

FOO FIGHTERS fans at English festival V were treated to a special guest on Sunday (19Aug07) - the band were joined on stage by frontman DAVE GROHL's mother. The rocker's hard-men image was dented when...

Foo Fighters Surprise Sleepy V

A chirpy Dave Grohl entertained Weston Park, Staffordshire, in an unexpected gig this lunchtime, ahead of their headline act later today.The Foo Fighters appeared on the Channel 4 stage to perform softer versions of their...

By on 19 August 2007

Foo Fighters' Nirvana Tribute

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL has paid homage to his former band NIRVANA during a blistering set at England's V Festival. Following a surprise acoustic show earlier in the day, the U.S. rockers took to...

V Kicks Off In The Sunshine

V festival 2007 kicked off in Essex and Staffordshire today, with fans enjoying a happily rain-free start to the two-day event.The festival has been hit by a number of big-name withdrawals, with Amy Winehouse, The...

By on 18 August 2007

V Festival Shuffles Line-up

V Festival organisers are busy trying to shuffle the line-up for this year's event after high-profile pulls-outs from Amy Winehouse, Bright Eyes and the Bravery.After it was revealed that Mexican acoustic duo Roderigo Y Gabriela...

By on 17 August 2007

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