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Isle Of Wight Festival Sees World Record Attempt In Honour Of Jimi Hendrix

On the 45th anniversary of his legendary set at the venue, the organisers of the Isle of Wight Festival 2015 have honoured Jimi Hendrix by attempting to break a world record.Amid the fun of four...

Fleetwood Mac Return To The Stage At Festival Following Cancellations

The Don't Stop hitmakers thrilled crowds at the annual music event after widespread speculation left festival-goers fearing the group would pull out following the previous cancellation of a number of gigs due to...

The Prodigy Play Through Storms On First Night Of U.k. Festival

Forecasters issued a severe weather warning for the island, off the coast of England, as festival-goers braved heavy rain, but the storms did not halt the performances as acts including The Black Keys...

Jimi Hendrix World Record Attempt Planned For Isle Of Wight Festival

The rock icon played the U.K. festival in 1970 and organisers plan to commemorate the legendary performance by trying to break the record for the most fans in one place wearing masks at...

Stevie Nicks Battling Injury On Tour

Nicks is currently spearheading the band's On With The Show tour, which is set to hit the U.K. on 8 June (15) when they play the Genting Arena in Birmingham, England. The iconic...

Your Guide To The Isle Of Wight Festival 2014

The annual Isle of Wight Festival kicks off tomorrow (June 12th), beginning a British summertime so filled with awesome music events you might even forget about that whole football thing that’s also happening. This year...

Latitude Festival Cancelled? No Chance, Insists Organiser

The likes of the Isle Of Wight and Download Festivals have been decimated by the awful British summer weather, but Latitude Festival organiser Melvin Benn is convinced that this weekend the 35,000 capacity event taking...

Ronan Keating's 'Anthemic Pop' Album

Ronan Keating's new album has an ''anthemic pop feel''.The Boyzone singer is excited about the release of his next solo project and says the material is a radical departure from anything he has done before.He...

Biffy Clyro Upset To Miss Jessie J

Biffy Clyro were upset they missed Jessie J performing at the Isle of Wight festival.'The Captain' rockers had a long trip from their native Scotland to the island off the south coast of England for...

Noel Gallagher: (It's Good) To Have Tea

Noel Gallagher takes his own-branded tea ''everywhere''.The 'AKA... What A Life!' hitmaker was given a personalised version of his favourite beverage by Yorkshire Tea and refuses to travel anywhere without it, and he is confident...

Isle Of Wight Festival Organiser Confirms Ticket Refunds

It is not looking good for the Isle Of Wight Festival this weekend, with awful weather flooding the site and causing travel chaos for the tens of thousands of punters hoping to make their way...

Choas As 'Isle Of Wight' Festival Goers Seek Food And Shelter

The Isle Of Wight Festival goers were forced to camp out in their vehicles overnight due to the extreme heavy rainfall which practically reduced the Seaclose Park venue into a muddy swamp and left several...

The Charlatans Perform At Sea

The Charlatans performed at sea last night (21.06.12)The group's Tim Burgess and Mark Collins performed an acoustic set on privately-owned Spitbank Fort - which was recently converted to an exclusive venue about one mile off...

The Charlatans To Play At Sea

The Charlatans are to play a gig at sea.The group's Tim Burgess and Mark Collins will perform an acoustic set on privately owned Spitbank Fort - which was recently converted to an exclusive venue about...

Kate Moss And Jamie Hince 'To Renew Vows'

Kate Moss and Jamie Hince are planning to renew their wedding vows at the Isle of Wight Festival in June.The party-loving couple - who tied the knot at Kate's countryside mansion last July - will...

Isle Of Wight Festival 2012: Lana Del Rey Headlining Big Top Stage

The Isle Of Wight Festival has announced that Lana Del Rey will be performing at this year's event. She will be joining an impressive line-up that boasts The Vaccines; Noel Gallagher'S HIGH FLYING BIRDS; Kelis...

Kate Moss' Dad Says Jamie Is 'Good Influence'

Kate Moss' father thinks Jamie Hince has been a "good influence" on her.The 38-year-old supermodel - who married The Kills frontman in July last year - is well known for her partying ways but her...

Pearl Jam To Headline Isle Of Wight Festival

Pearl Jam will headline the Isle of Wight festival.The 'Even Flow' group join Bruce Springsteen and Tom Petty for an all American bill of headliners at the event, which runs from June 22 to 24...

Elbow And Biffy Clyro Join Isle Of Wight Festival

Elbow, Biffy Clyro and Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds have joined the line up for the Isle of Wight Festival 2012.A host of new acts have been added to the bill for the festival, which...

Bruce Springsteen Announces Album And Tour In 2012

Bruce Springsteen has announced a new album and tour for 2012. The 'Born to Run' hitmaker and his E Street Band have almost completed work on their latest as-yet-untitled record and are planning to play...

Keith Richards Saves Radio Station

Keith Richards has donated £3,000 to help save a radio station struck by lightning.The founding member of the Rolling Stones sent the cheque to the Isle of Wight's Angel Radio - which plays music from...

Kasabian's Futuristic Album

Kasabian's new record is "the future ".The 'Vlad the Impaler' band's fourth album - titled 'Velociraptor!' - moves their sound further forward and they're glad the initial reaction to new tracks, debuted at the Isle...

Kasabian Rock Isle Of Wight

Kasabian closed the Isle of Wight Festival in style last night (12.06.11).The British band ended their headline slot by blasting out 2009 single 'Fire' to more than 70,000 rain-soaked fans, and entertained the crowd with...

Kate Moss Ends Hen Party With Luxury Dinner

Kate Moss' friends paid for her to enjoy a luxury meal at the end of her hen party yesterday (12.06.11).The 37-year-old supermodel - who is set to wed The Kills frontman Jamie Hince on July...

Kate Moss Set For Hen Party Dares

Kate Moss will have to perform a series of dares on her hen weekend. The 37-year-old supermodel - who will tie the knot with The Kills frontman Jamie Hince on July 1 - is going...

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...

Pulp Reformed For Friend

Pulp were inspired to reunite by the death of a friend. The 'Common People' group are playing a string of festival dates this summer - their first shows since splitting in 2002 - and frontman...

Matthew Followill Becomes A Father

Matthew Followill has become a father for the first time.The Kings of Leon guitarist and wife Johanna Bennett welcomed a son into the world in Nashville, Tennessee, on April 22 and the 6lb 10oz boy...

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