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Goldfrapp, Editors And The Enemy 'Confirmed' For Glastonbury

13th March 2008

Goldfrapp, the Editors and the Enemy have signed up to play this year's Glastonbury festival, reports claim.The Guardian has claimed that Scottish band the Fratellis and veteran singer Jimmy Cliff have also been confirmed for...

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Duffy Shows No Mercy With Album And Single Chart Domination

10th March 2008

Duffy reigns supreme in the charts this week as her debut album Rockferry enters at number one.The soul singer caps off her triumph by making it a month at the top of the singles charts...

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Soul Singers Amy Winehouse And Duffy Top UK Charts

3rd March 2008

Soul singers Amy Winehouse and Duffy top the UK's album and singles charts this week.In the album chart, Winehouse returned to the top position with the deluxe edition of her Back to Black record.The album...

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Duffy And Jack Johnson Top UK Singles And Album Charts

18th February 2008

Welsh singer Duffy has recorded her first ever number one single with Mercy.Based on download sales alone, Mercy went straight in at the top spot.US band Nickelback remained at number two in the charts with...

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Kooks And Cocker Kick Off Charity Gigs

1st October 2007

The Kooks and former Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker will play to a select audience in a tiny Oxfam store in east London tonight.As part of the month-long Oxjam festival, the Southampton indiekids will play in...

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Crazy Tops Rolling Stone's Records List

13th December 2006

GNARLS BARKLEY's international smash hit CRAZY has topped rock magazine Rolling Stone's Record of The Year poll. The catchy tune beat THE RACONTEURS' STEADY AS SHE GOES and CHAMILLIONAIRE's hip-hop anthem RIDIN' to claim the...

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Franz Ferdinand And Kaiser Chiefs Join Oxjam

16th July 2006

FRANZ FERDINAND, KAISER CHIEFS and GOLDFRAPP have announced they will be joining in at the UK's biggest-ever live music charity event - Oxjam. The charity extravaganza will last for a month with more than 2,500...

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Goldfrapp Bond Spoof

4th July 2006

JAMES BOND bosses are fuming after a spoof movie poster falsely claimed GOLDFRAPP are performing the theme song for new movie CASINO ROYALE. 007 composer DAVID ARNOLD is baffled by the rumours - which he...

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Goldfrapp Singer Falls Ill

4th July 2006

British electro act GOLDFRAPP were forced to pull out of their Roskilde Festival appearance on Sunday (02JUL06) when frontwoman ALISON GOLDFRAPP was struck with sudden throat problems. The LOVELY HEAD stars were scheduled to hit...

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Creamfields To Go Ahead Despite Council Protests

28th June 2006

England's Creamfields dance festival will take place this summer (26-27AUG06) in Daresbury, Liverpool, despite protests over noise pollution lodged by a neighbouring council. Warrington Council argued against Creamfields' application to Daresbury Council yesterday (27JUN06), claiming...

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Goldfrapp To Sing Bond Theme?

28th June 2006

British electronica band GOLDFRAPP has reportedly been approached to record the theme tune for the forthcoming JAMES BOND movie. Frontwoman ALISON GOLDFRAPP and keyboardist WILL GREGORY are in talks with 007 musical director DAVID ARNOLD...

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O2 Catch Keisha's Rising Star

22nd June 2006

As if to confirm her status as a soulful rising UK star, KEISHA WHITE has been confirmed to play at this weeks O2 sponsored Wireless. The London born teenager will be performing her June 19th released...

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Goldfrapp: 'Chris Martin Is Mad'

6th May 2006

GOLDFRAPP frontwoman ALISON GOLDFRAPP has branded COLDPLAY star CHRIS MARTIN as "insane" after observing his starry behaviour on tour. Goldfrapp, who supported the CLOCKS rockers last year (05), was stunned to discover Martin would fly...

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The Cure Line Up For Charity Shows

14th February 2006

Iconic rockers THE CURE will headline the annual Teenage Cancer Trust series of gigs in London next month (MAR06). Golden Globe-winning comedian RICKY GERVAIS, GOLDFRAPP, THE SCORPIONS and RAZORLIGHT will also perform the concerts...

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The Things They Say 1113

24th January 2006

"When we were on tour with COLDPLAY I made a jumpsuit for CHRIS MARTIN." GOLDFRAPP frontwoman ALISON GOLDFRAPP is a prolific knitter....

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Goldfrapp Thanks Sound Of Music For Success

24th January 2006

GOLDFRAPP frontwoman ALISON GOLDFRAPP credits her strict convent schooling with inspiring her singing career, because she spent her childhood convinced she was an extra in THE SOUND OF MUSIC. The OOH LA LA hitmaker...

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The Things They Say 1107

24th January 2006

"I've always fantasised about women who can twirl their breasts in opposite directions. I've tried, but I can only get one going." GOLDFRAPP frontwoman ALISON struggles with her chest control....

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Goldfrapp Was A Solvent Abuser

30th October 2005

British singer ALISON GOLDFRAPP was so devastated at being forced from convent school to common school she started sniffing correction fluid Tippex. Half of electronic group GOLDFRAPP, the singer felt alienated when she was...

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Goldfrapp: 'Stylists Are Bizarre'

6th October 2005

GOLDFRAPP frontwoman ALISON GOLDFRAPP has vowed never to hire a stylist because she finds the idea of being dressed by someone else "bizarre" and childish. The OOH LA LA hitmaker adores her own style...

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Oasis Lead Q Awards Race

20th September 2005

British rockers OASIS will lead the race at next month's (OCT05) Q Awards in London after landing five nominations. Following the release of their sixth studio album, DON'T BELIEVE THE TRUTH, earlier this year...

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Bush Is Back

1st September 2005

Influential singer/songwriter KATE BUSH is releasing a hotly anticipated studio album in November (05), after spending a staggering 12 years as a relative recluse. The wild-haired hitmaker, lauded by the likes of TORI AMOS...

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Oasis At Number One In UK Singles Chart

29th August 2005

OASIS have jumped straight in at the top of the UK singles chart with THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING IDLE, knocking teen group McFLY off the number one spot. The Importance Of Being Idle is...

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Blunt Matches Dion

15th August 2005

Singer/songwriter JAMES BLUNT has topped the UK singles and album charts for the fifth successive week - a feat last made by CELINE DION. Blunt's YOU'RE BEAUTIFUL held off competition from DANIEL POWTER's BAD...

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Goldfrapp Revolted By Pitt Pony

12th August 2005

GOLDFRAPP frontwoman ALISON GOLDFRAPP was disgusted while shooting the video for OOH LA LA when she had to ride the fake horse formerly straddled by BRAD PITT - because she could still smell his odour...

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Goldfrapp Success Marred By Father's Death

11th August 2005

Quirky British singer ALISON GOLDFRAPP is heartbroken her father died before he had a chance to see her rocket to stardom, because he only lived to experience her years as an obnoxious wildchild. The...

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Goldfrapp Rubbish Split Reports

11th August 2005

Singer ALISON GOLDFRAPP has slammed reports she's considering leaving her GOLDFRAPP bandmate WILL GREGORY to pursue a solo career. The BLACK CHERRY rocker hates it when reporters undermine her musical credibility, by asking Gregory...

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Goldfrapp Cancel Tour Dates

24th August 2004

Electro pop band GOLDFRAPP have cancelled the remainder of their summer (04) festival dates - due to illness in the group. Frontwoman ALISON GOLDFRAPP has been ordered by doctors to rest and pull out...

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Darkness Win Ivor Novello

27th May 2004

British glam rockers THE DARKNESS have been honoured with the prestigious Songwriter Of The Year award at this year's (04) IVOR NOVELLOS. The I BELIEVE IN A THING CALLED LOVE foursome picked up their...

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