Latest Kaiser Chiefs News - Page 3


Bill Nighy Reads Ricky Wilson's War Poem For Kaiser Chiefs' Album

Kaiser Chiefs frontman Ricky Wilson enlisted veteran actor Bill Nighy to record a war poem for the band's new album.The Love Actually star features on the new record, titled Education, Education, Education & War, reading...

Stars Back Campaign To Save London Music Venue

Music stars including Kaiser Chiefs frontman Ricky Wilson, singer Lianne La Havas, and rapper Plan B have backed a campaign to save a historic London gig venue from closure.The George Tavern in Stepney, east London...

Bike Parts Manufacturer Angry At Kaiser Chiefs For Alleged Logo Theft

The Kaiser Chiefs have managed to annoy a company who manufacture bike parts by ‘stealing’ their logo, the NME report. The band has responded to Sturmy Archer, whose logo bears stark similarities to the cover...

Kaiser Chiefs Respond To Logo Image Theft Claims

British rockers Kaiser Chiefs have responded to accusations they stole a bicycle parts manufacturer's logo for the cover of their new album Education, Education, Education AND WAR.Bosses at Sturmey-Archer claim the band has ripped off...

Ricky Wilson Was Lily Allen's First Fan

Ricky Wilson claims he's one of Lily Allen's very first fans.The Kaiser Chiefs frontman was impressed with Lily's cover of the band's song 'Oh My God', with Mark Ronson in 2007, and joked that he...

Ricky Wilson 'Lost Interest' In Band

Ricky Wilson lost interest in Kaiser Chiefs because he thought he had achieved everything.The 'Oh My God' hitmaker admits he only realised he didn't want to lose the group when drummer Nick Hodgson quit in...

Ricky Wilson Feared Kaiser Chiefs Were Over

British rocker Ricky Wilson feared his band Kaiser Chiefs would be forced to split when drummer Nick Hodgson quit.Hodgson, a founder member of the band and co-writer of some of its biggest hits, announced his...

Kaiser Chiefs Set To Release New Album

Kaiser Chiefs are set to release a new album after frontman Ricky Wilson appears on 'The Voice'. The 'I Predict A Riot' hitmaker is making the most of his upcoming stint as a judge on...

Ricky Wilson Completes U.k. The Voice's Line-up

Kaiser Chiefs frontman Ricky Wilson is heading to Tv after signing up as a coach on the U.K. version of The Voice.The rocker is reportedly set to replace The Script's Danny O'Donoghue, who quit the...

Kaiser Chiefs Frontman Ricky Wilson Completes 'The Voice' Judging Panel

Ricky Wilson, the frontman of The Kaiser Chiefs, has been chosen to fill the remaining seat on The Voice judging panel for the next season of the BBC talent contest. Wilson has been brought in...

Kaiser Chiefs To Support Bon Jovi At British Summer Time Show

Kaiser Chiefs are to support Bon Jovi at their Barclaycard British Summer Time concert.The 'Ruby' rockers - fronted by Ricky Wilson - will be joined by Bush on a rock heavy bill on Great Oak...

Kaiser Chiefs Singer Upset With Leeds Arena Bosses Over Springsteen Gig

Kaiser Chiefs frontman Ricky Wilson has blasted the bosses of his hometown's new venue after they replaced the British group as the Leeds Arena's opening act for concerts headlined by Sir Elton John and Bruce...

Kaiser Chief's Ricky Wilson "F*cked Off" As Leeds Arena Books Bruce Springsteen

Kaiser Chief frontman Ricky Wilson has had his indie-heart broken by the evil executives at the new Leeds Arena, who have booked Bruce Springsteen and Elton John for shows at the new 13,500 seater venue...

Nick Hodgson Explains Departure From Kaiser Chiefs

Kaiser Chiefs co-founder Nick Hodgson has opened up about his decision to leave the band after 15 years, insisting he simply just wants to take his career in another direction.The drummer, who formed the group...

Kaiser Chiefs Drummer Nick Hodgson Quits Band

The Kaiser Chiefs' drummer has quit the band.Nick Hodgson announced his departure from the Leeds collective via twitter yesterday (04.12.12) and insisted he had no hard feeling towards his former band mates.The rocker posted: ''I...

Kaiser Chiefs Founder Nick Hodgson Quits Band After 15 Years

Oh My God: Nick Hodgson Has Announced His Departure From The Kaiser ChiefsKaiser Chiefs drummer Nick Hodgson has quit the band after 15 years. The drummer, backing vocalist and primary songwriting announced the news on...

Nick Hodgson Quits Kaiser Chiefs

Kaiser Chiefs co-founder Nick Hodgson has quit the band after 15 years.The drummer, who formed the group with singer Ricky Wilson and guitarist Andrew White, announced his decision on his Twitter.com page on Tuesday (04Dec12)....

Kaiser Chiefs Launching Hometown Arena

The Kaiser Chiefs are set to launch a new arena in their hometown of Leeds, England with a headlining concert next year (13).The I Predict a Riot hitmakers will take to the stage at Leeds...

Noel Gallagher Made Olympics Wait For Wonderwall

Noel Gallagher made Olympic organisers wait until the last minute before allowing 'Wonderwall' to be performed at the closing ceremony.The former Oasis musician was asked to sing his band's iconic track but turned the opportunity...

Madness Honoured To Play Olympics

Madness were honoured to be play at the Olympic Games closing ceremony.The ska group performed their 1982 track 'Our House' at the concert celebrating the end of the games on Sunday (12.08.12) and were impressed...

Dance To The Radio Line-up Announced For Leeds Festival

The Leeds half of the LEEDS & Reading Festival is getting going a day early with live music provided by Leeds label Dance To The Radio on 23rd August 2012 from around 5pm. Appearing on...

Bbc Introducing Stage Line-up Announced

Festival Republic have confirmed their line-up for the Bbc Introducing Stage at the LEEDS & Reading Festival this August.It's an army of diverse upcoming talent from acts such as heavy rockers Hawk Eyes, LA alternative...

Liam Gallagher To Perform Wonderwall At Olympics

Liam Gallagher will sing 'Wonderwall' at the Olympics closing ceremony. The singer and his Beady Eye bandmates: Gem Archer, Andy Bell and Chris Sharrock will perform a new arrangement of the hit, written by his...

Kaiser Chiefs Star Aims To Set Online Running World Record

Kaiser Chiefs star Ricky Wilson is donning his running shoes for an unusual record attempt - he is taking part in the world's biggest online race.The I Predict A Riot hitmakers have been announced as...

England Vs Sweden Sparks Excitement In Footie Fans The Kaiser Chiefs

Prior to the highly anticipated England vs. Sweden European Championship match Kyiv Olympic Stadium, Leeds, UK based indie band and footie fanatics the Kaiser Chiefs express their confidence for England's victory. The Leeds United supporting...

Kaiser Chiefs Excited For Homecoming Gig

Kaiser Chiefs can't wait for their homecoming gig at this year's Leeds Festival.The 'I Predict A Riot' rockers - who hail from the northern UK city - are excited about playing the famous festival at...

Festival Republic Confirm Exciting Leeds And Reading Line-up

Festival Republic's 2012 LEEDS & Reading Festival confirm their mind-blowing line-up for Friday 24th, Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th August 2012.From rock to pop to electro and everything in between, these diverse festivals bring together...

Kaiser Chiefs Are Not Splitting, Says Simon Rix

Kaiser Chiefs rocker Simon Rix has denied the British band plans to split after the release of a retrospective singles album, insisting the record does not mark "the end" of the group.The I Predict a...

Jason Donovan's War Of The Worlds Role

Jason Donovan will return to 'The War Of The World...The New Generation!' musical in a new role.The 43-year-old singer and actor - who previously starred as The Artilleryman - will return as Parson Nathaniel, the...

Kaiser Chiefs

Kaiser Chiefs Quick Links

News Pictures Video Music Press Festival Quotes RSS
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Artists
Actors
    Filmmakers
      Artists
      Bands
        Musicians
          Artists
          Celebrities
             
              Artists
              Interviews
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.