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The Prodigy To Headline Snowbombing

The Prodigy and The Chemical Brothers are to headline Snowbombing 2014.The 'Firestarter' hitmakers will take to the Forest Stage in Mayrhofen, Austria for the second time at the event - which takes place between 7...

Groove Armada's Tom Findlay Mourns Loss Of Collaborator Richie Havens

Groove Armada star Tom Findlay has written a moving tribute to the band's collaborator Richie Havens following his death on Monday (22Apr13), hailing him as a "true musical hero".The Woodstock festival legend passed away at...

Fascinating Fact 13614

Dance duo Groove Armada and British rapper Professor Green are among the acts who will perform at Puma Yard, a pop-up social club opening in London during the summer's (12) Olympic Games. The Jamaican-themed hotspot...

Pete Tong Relishes Russian Gigs

Pete Tong says Russia and India are his favourite two countries to perform in.The DJ has spun records all over the globe but his gigs in those two nations are the most memorable for him...

The Prodigy Voted Best Dance Act Of All Time

The Prodigy have been voted the best dance act of all time. The 'Firestarter' group beat Daft Punk to claim the top spot in the poll, by dance music publication Mixmag, although they only won...

Will Young Wants Classical Album

Will Young wants to make a classical album.The 'Come On' hitmaker is looking forward to "challenging" himself by taking his career in a different musical direction with his next record.He said: "I'm not very good...

Groove Armada's 13-Hour Show

Electronic dance music duo GROOVE ARMADA thrilled fans in Australia with a 13-hour set to mark one of their last live shows.Tom Findlay and Andy Cato announced earlier this year (Aug10) they are quitting life...

Groove Armada Retiring From Live Shows

Electronic dance music duo GROOVE ARMADA are planning to retire from live performances after their upcoming U.K. tour.Tom Findlay and Andy Cato formed the acclaimed act in the mid-1990s and they became a popular European...

Groove Armada Rile The Kings

Groove Armada and the Kings of Leon were involved in a confrontation at this summer's V Festival.The two bands - who were preparing for shows at the festival's Chelmsford venue at the time of the...

Cato Blasts Kings Over Shower Security

GROOVE ARMADA star ANDY CATO has taken to the web to slam the KINGS OF LEON for their demanding behaviour at England's V Festival last month (Aug10).The electronic music duo were on the bill at...

Kings Of Leon Rock V

Kings of Leon wowed the crowds at Virgin Media's V Festival last night (21.08.10).The band played some of their biggest hits, including 'Sex on Fire' and 'Use Somebody', as they closed the evening on the...

Bryan Ferry Knows How To Dance

Bryan Ferry is embracing dance music on his next record. The former Roxy Music frontman has recently re-recorded his collaboration with Groove Armada - as well as working with other dance artists - and is...

Kasabian To Rock V Festival

Kasabian have revealed they are to headline this year's V Festival. The rockers - who have played before at the annual two-day festival which is held in Essex and South Staffordshire over the last weekend...

Will Young Sings Like Lennon

Groove Armada claim to have made Will Young sound like John Lennon.The dance duo have collaborated with the 'Leave Right Now' singer on tracks for their new album 'Black Light' and were amazed at how...

Groove Armada Back To Basics

Groove Armada couldn't wait to get back to basics.The dance duo were keen to start performing in warehouses and car parks, to show they still had the energy in them, after enjoying years of more...

Live At Loch Lomond Tickets Go Missing

The organisers of next month's Live at Loch Lomond festival have admitted 1,000 tickets have gone missing.Worth more than 90,000, the tickets disappeared en route from Ticketmaster's Glasgow offices to its despatch centre in Manchester.The...

By on 18 July 2008

Glastonbury Festival Heading For Sell Out

With the sun shining and the prospect of good weather ahead peoples attentions are turning towards what is probably the most talked about music festival in the world, GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL. When asked by Contactmusic.com in...

Duffy: I Was Thrown Out Of Choir For Being Too Loud

Welsh songstress DUFFY has revealed that she was thrown out of her school choir for singing too loudly.The singer, whose single MERCY held the number one spot in the UK chart for eight weeks, told...

By on 14 May 2008

Full Glastonbury Festival Lineup Revealed

The full lineup for this year's Glastonbury Festival was 'leaked by printers' a day before the official announcement was expected.The roster for the Somerset festival, which takes place at Worthy Farm in Pilton, was due...

By on 29 April 2008

Full Glastonbury Festival Lineup 'Revealed' Early

The full lineup for this year's Glastonbury Festival was leaked a day before the official announcement was expected.The roster for the Somerset festival, which takes place at Worthy Farm in Pilton, was due to be...

By on 29 April 2008

Full Glastonbury Lineup 'Revealed' One Day Early

The full lineup for this year's Glastonbury Festival has been leaked a day before the official announcement was expected.The roster for the Somerset festival, which takes place at Worthy Farm in Pilton, was due to...

By on 28 April 2008

Fascinating Fact 5065

British dance duo GROOVE ARMADA have signed a one-year deal with rum company Bacardi. The group will issue their forthcoming releases through the drinks brand, and will perform live at Bacardi B-Live dates during 2008.

Kylie Confirms Comeback Single

Kylie Minogue will release her first new single since being diagnosed with breast cancer in November, it has been confirmed today.The Australian songstress is to release 2 Hearts on the Parlophone record label on November...

By on 13 September 2007

Groove Armada: 'Winehouse Needs To Be Flawed For Career Success'

Dance stars GROOVE ARMADA insists music fans would turn on troubled singer AMY WINEHOUSE if she stopped misbehaving. Winehouse recently collapsed following three days of hard partying and was admitted to a London hospital. But...

Timbaland Still Top Dog

R&B music producer and rapper Timbaland has held on to his top spot in the UK singles chart with The Way I Are.The grammatically-infuriating song featuring DOE and American singer Keri Hilson is still number...

By on 06 August 2007

Christian Aid's 'Outer Space' Lovebox Campaign

Christian Aid will be raising awareness of climate change at this year's Lovebox weekender festival, with the help of some 'outer space' volunteers.A theatre group dressed as 'time travellers' will be wandering around the festival...

By on 20 July 2007

Creamfields To Work With Peace Charity

Creamfields festival will support the Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Foundation for Peace at this year's event.The charity runs educational programmes for young people and adults to inspire them to lead more peaceful lives.It also works...

By on 17 July 2007

Groove Armada: 'Our Songs With Minogue Are The Best'

Dance stars GROOVE ARMADA insist their songs on KYLIE MINOGUE's comeback album are better than her collaboration with British producer CALVIN HARRIS. Groove Armada star Andy Cato has been working with the Australian pop star...

Creamfields Gets Increased Capacity

Creamfields festival will benefit from a ten per cent increase in capacity this year to meet the demand for tickets to the dance event.After last year's success and the strong line-up for this year, the...

By on 14 June 2007

New Additions To Creamfields

Felix da Housecat, a Grammy-nominated producer and expert of all things electro, has been added to the bill for this year's Creamfields event.The feline fellow has worked with the likes of Madonna and New Order...

By on 24 May 2007

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Amy Winehouse's Father Mitch Says Daughter "Would Be Furious" Over Upcoming Documentary

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Judge Rules That Taking Your Child To A Pink Concert Cannot Be Considered Bad Parenting

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No Victims, No Suspect in the Atlanta Shooting, Which Allegedly Targeted Lil Wayne's Tour Bus

Lil Wayne’s tour bus was the target of a shooting early on Sunday morning...

Wiz Khalifa's 'See You Again' Tops UK Chart For Second Week And Breaks Streaming Record

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'Goodfellas' Cast Celebrate 25th Anniversary At Tribeca Film Festival

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