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U2 At Glastonbury - Violence Breaks Out

U2 played their long-awaited headline slot at Glastonbury Festival last night, but had to cope with a strong showing from Art Uncut demonstrators, protesting against what they perceive to be the band's tax dodging, Nme.com...

Glastonbury Boss Always Wanted U2

Glastonbury organisers have been trying to book U2 for 32 years.The Irish rockers headline the world-famous festival tonight (24.06.11) - a year after they pulled out when frontman Bono suffered a back injury - and...

Radiohead Tipped For Secret Glastonbury Show

Radiohead will play a secret Glastonbury gig today (24.06.11). The 'Creep' hitmakers are expected to make an appearance on the park stage of the three-day festival in Somerset, South West England, although organiser Emily Eavis...

Prince Blasts Glastonbury Organisers

Prince claims Glastonbury festival organisers "illegally" use his name to promote the event.The 'Raspberry Beret' hitmaker insists he has never been in negotiations to perform at the three-day concert in Somerset, South West England, but...

Beyonce Knowles' Long Glastonbury Rehearsals

Beyonce Knowles is rehearsing for 210 hours every day ahead of her Glastonbury show.The 'Halo' hitmaker headlines the world-famous music event in Somerset, South West England, on Sunday (26.06.11) and is determined to give the...

Lily Allen Enjoys Paris Honeymoon

Lily Allen has been spending her honeymoon in Paris.The pop star and her new husband Sam Cooper have enjoyed a visit to the French capital where they have shopping and dining out before they head...

U2 Fronted By 'Robo-bono'

U2 will be fronted by "Robo-Bono" at the Glastonbury festival.The legendary rockers will headline the world-famous music event in Somerset, South West England on Friday (24.06.11), a year after they pulled out of playing after...

Coldplay Always Dreamed Of Headlining Glastonbury

Coldplay have "dreamed" of playing at Glastonbury since they were children.The 'Every Teardrop is a Waterfall' hitmakers - who will headline the festival in Somerset, South West England, on Saturday (25.06.11) - admitted nerves are...

Chris Martin Behind Beyonce's Glastonbury Appearance

Coldplay singer Chris Martin helped convince Beyonce Knowles to appear at Glastonbury. The 'Run the World (Girls)' singer was apprehensive about signing up for the festival - one of the Europe's biggest - after her...

Jay-z Had No Special Requests

Emily Eavis says Jay-Z was one of the most down-to-earth acts to have performed at Glastonbury.The hip-hop superstar headlined the world-famous festival in 2008 and while the decision caused outrage is some parts, the organiser...

Lily Allen Takes Husband's Name - On Twitter

Lily Allen has taken her husband's surname - on twitter.The 26-year-singer tied the knot with building firm owner Sam Cooper on Saturday (11.06.11) and she has now changed her username on the micro-blogging site from...

Lily Allen To Spend Honeymoon In Teepee

Lily Allen will celebrate her honeymoon in a teepee at the Glastonbury Festival.The pop star wed Sam Cooper on Saturday (11.06.11) and the newlyweds will celebrate their union at the music event - which is...

Lily Allen Ties The Knot And Reveals Pregnancy

Lily Allen had double cause for celebration today, as her new husband SAM COOPER revealed to guests at their wedding reception that she is at least 12 weeks pregnant. The singer-turned-fashion mogul, 26, married builder...

Lily Allen Hires 12-Year-old Wedding Dj

Lily Allen has hired a 12-year-old DJ for her wedding.The 'Smile' hitmaker has enlisted the services of Ted Lavender - who calls himself Ted at the Controls - to provide the entertainment at her reception...

Beyonce Nervous About Glastonbury

Beyonce is feeling "so nervous" about headlining Glastonbury.The 'Single Ladies' singer - who will perform on the show's Pyramid Stage as the closing act of the UK festival in Somerset, South West England, on Sunday...

Lily Allen Hires Police For Wedding

Lily Allen is hiring extra police for her wedding.The 'Smile' hitmaker - who is set to tie the knot with her builder partner Sam Cooper in Gloucestershire, South West England, on June 11 - is...

Coldplay 'Nervous' About New Material

Coldplay are "nervous and excited" about their new material.The 'Viva La Vida' hitmakers are set to debut some of the long-awaited songs from their sixth album at the Glastonbury festival later this month and are...

Lily Allen To Spend Honeymoon At Glastonbury

Lily Allen will spend her honeymoon at the Glastonbury Festival. The 25-year-old singer - who is set to tie the knot with her fiance Sam Cooper in Gloucestershire, South West England, on June 11 -...

Graham Coxon' Likes 'Loud, Sweaty' Shows

Graham Coxon's favourite gigs are "small, loud and sweaty".The Blur guitarist - who has also recorded seven solo albums - explained while he headlined stadiums with the 'Song 2' group, he enjoys performing in more...

Coldplay Excited About Festival Season

Coldplay are on "great form" as they ready themselves for festival season.The group have spent recent months in the studio working on their new album, but are now preparing for a string of outdoor shows...

Elbow Fans U2

U2 are looking forward to seeing Elbow perform at Glastonbury. The legendary 'With or Without You' rockers are headlining the British festival on June 24 and are hoping to get the chance to see one...

U2 Plan 'Glastonbury On Steroids'

U2 want to put on a "Glastonbury on steroids" performance at this year's festival. The 'Elevation' group are headlining the festival this year for the first time ever - after having to pull out of...

Chris Martin Covers Oasis Track

Coldplay's Chris Martin covered Oasis at a secret London show last night (13.04.11).The singer played a rendition of the group's 1995 track 'Wonderwall' during a three song set at the Boogaloo bar in North London....

Two Door Cinema Club To Record At Home

Two Door Cinema Club will record their second album at home.The Irish 'I Can Talk' band have recently started living together and have plan to set up a studio so they can work on new...

Tinie Tempah's Million Sales Ambition

Tinie Tempah wants his next album to sell over a million copies.The 22-year-old star - who has won two BRIT awards, had two number one UK singles and a chart-topping LP in the last 12...

U2 Confirmed As Glastonbury Headliners

U2 have confirmed they will headline this year's Glastonbury festival. Guitarist The Edge revealed the Irish group will top the main stage on the Friday night of the iconic event in June, a year after...

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...

Beyonce Causes Controversy With Black Face For Photo-shoot

BEYONCE has caused controversy by darkening her face for a photo-shoot paying tribute to the African musician FELA KUTI.BEYONCE, the acclaimed American singer, has caused controversy after she posed for a recent photo-shoot with a...

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