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Kaiser Chiefs Star Undergoes Emergency Surgery

KAISER CHIEFS keyboardist NICK BAINES has been forced to pull out of a concert after he was hospitalised in Brazil with a bout of appendicitis. Baines, known to fans of the Brit band as Peanut,...

The Cure To Headline Nme Awards Big Gig At O2

Robert Smith will take to the stage at London's O2 Arena as the Cure headline the Shockwaves NME awards Big Gig, it has been announced.Having been announced as the next recipients of the Godlike Geniuses...

By on 05 November 2008

Kaiser Chiefs Deny Ronson Publicity Stunt

British rockers KAISER CHIEFS have denied using superproducer MARK RONSON in a bid to boost their profile. The I Predict A Riot hitmakers made the unusual choice of hiring the Grammy-winner to work on their...

Simon Cowell Offers To Save Totp Christmas Special

There could still be a Top of the Pops Christmas Special after Simon Cowell said he may buy the rights to the show from the BBC.It was announced on Tuesday that the programme - a...

By on 30 October 2008

Girls Aloud Gatecrash Pink Party

Girls Aloud are tonight sitting pretty atop the UK singles chart for the first time in four years.The fivesome's latest single – The Promise – pushed Pink's So What into second place to give the...

By on 26 October 2008

Kaiser Chiefs Hurt By Album Leak

British rockers KAISER CHIEFS feel like they've been "robbed" after their new album OFF WITH THEIR HEADS leaked online days before the disc was due to hit stores. The band released the LP in the...

Jay-z Loves Kaiser Chiefs

Hip-hop mogul JAY-Z is a big fan of British rock band KAISER CHIEFS - and loves their upcoming album OFF WITH THEIR HEADS. The 99 Problems hitmaker heard the record when he was joined on...

Pink Holds On To UK Number One With So What

US pop singer Pink has retained the UK number one spot for the second week in a row.Her latest single So What hit number one last week - her first chart-topped in six years -...

By on 12 October 2008

Kaiser Chiefs Call For End To 'Feud' With Oasis

Kaiser Chiefs frontman Ricky Wilson has expressed his frustration at reports of a feud between his band and Oasis.Speaking in August, Noel Gallagher had compared the I Predict A Riot stars to 60s group the...

By on 09 October 2008

Kaiser Chiefs Tempt Adam Ant To Make Comeback

Eighties star ADAM ANT has hinted he may be tempted back onto the music scene - to collaborate with British rockers the KAISER CHIEFS. The Stand + Deliver singer, who won the Icon Award at...

Musicians Band Together For Better Rights

A group of musicians have cone todether to try to gain greater ownership and control of their work from record labels. Robbie Williams, Radiohead, Kaiser Chiefs and The Verve are among the acts who have...

By on 04 October 2008

Kaiser Chiefs UK Arena Tour

Leeds band KAISER CHIEFS have announced a set of UK tour dates around arenas in February 2009. This tour follows up from their considerably smaller October (2008) tour. The band wanted to play a set...

Kaiser Chiefs Announce 2009 UK Arena Tour

The Kaiser Chiefs have confirmed a 2009 visit to arenas across England and Scotland.The ten-date tour kicks off in Nottingham on February 22nd and sees the Yorkshire four-piece performing in Scotland, the Midlands and the...

By on 30 September 2008

Spice Girls Pip Led Zeppelin To Live Reunion Award

The Spice Girls were the surprise winners of the best music reunion prize at the Vodafone Live Music awards, ahead of reformed rockers Led Zeppelin.The Verve and James were also nominated for the award but...

By on 19 September 2008

Wilson Commends Gallagher's Pr Skills

KAISER CHIEFS frontman RICKY WILSON is impressed with OASIS rocker NOEL GALLAGHER's self-promotion skills - branding the star "a publicity machine". Gallagher took aim at Wilson's British band earlier this month (Aug08), comparing the group...

Kaiser Chiefs Laugh Off Gallagher Insults

KAISER CHIEFS have laughed off NOEL GALLAGHER's claims they sound like THE MONKEES, insisting they are more amused than offended by the rocker's jibes. The Oasis guitarist hit the headlines last week (beg11Aug08) when he...

Kaiser Chiefs 'Not Offended' By Noel Gallagher Remarks

Kaiser Chiefs have accused Oasis guitarist Noel Gallagher of publicity seeking after he criticised the Leeds band.The I Predict A Riot stars headlined the 4Music stage at last weekend's V festival but according to Gallagher,...

By on 18 August 2008

Thousands Of Music Fans Flock To V Festival

The V Festival kicked off yesterday with artists ranging from electronic pioneers The Chemical Brothers to Pop Idol winner Will Young at the event's two sites at Hylands Park in Chelmsford, Essex, and Weston Park,...

By on 17 August 2008

Oasis Announce New Arena Tour

Oasis have announced details of their arena tour to coincide with the release of their new album, Dig Out Your Soul.The band will begin their UK tour at Liverpool Echo arena on October 7th, the...

By on 15 August 2008

Ronson's Bizarre Recording Methods With Kaiser Chiefs

THE KAISER CHIEFS were left stunned after a recent studio session with MARK RONSON - because the producer forced them to wear sunglasses while recording. Ronson employed several unconventional techniques while recording the LP, and...

Kaiser Chiefs To Release Album In October

KAISER CHIEFS have revealed they will release their new album Off With Their Heads on October 13th.The follow-up to last year's hugely successful YOURS TRULY, ANGRY MOB will feature contributions from LILY ALLEN, NEW YORK...

By on 05 August 2008

Lydon Denies Racially Abusing Bloc Party Singer

Sex Pistols' lead singer John Lydon has denied that his entourage racially abused and attacked the leader singer of Bloc Party, Kele Okereke, at a festival in Spain....

By on 22 July 2008

Johnny Rotten In 'Racist Attack' On Bloc Party Frontman

Sex Pistols frontman John Lydon has been accused of an unprovoked racist attack on Bloc Party's Kele Okereke, it has emerged.The incident occurred on Saturday evening backstage at the Summercase festival in Barcelona and left...

By on 21 July 2008

Man Stabbed At T In The Park Was 'Helping Female Friend'

A festivalgoer stabbed at the T in the Park festival in Scotland was attacked after coming to the aid of a female friend. Tayside police said a 22-year-old man suffered multiple wounds when he was...

By on 14 July 2008

Man In Hospital After Stabbing At T In The Park Festival

A festivalgoer at the T in the Park concert in Scotland has been admitted to hospital after being stabbed at the event.Tayside police said a 22-year-old man suffered multiple wounds when he was attacked in...

By on 13 July 2008

Over 80,000 Music Fans Flock To T In The Park

Over 80,000 music fans are heading to Balado, Scotland, this weekend for the T in the Park festival.People with camping tickets were treated to acts including Scotland's own KT Tunstall, The Verve and Stereophonics on...

By on 12 July 2008

Wilson's Wedding Woes

KAISER CHIEFS star RICKY WILSON has suffered from stagefright - after giving a speech to hundreds of people at his best friend's wedding. The singer is used to performing in front of thousands of fans...

Sex Pistols Roll Back The Years At Isle Of Wight Festival

The Sex Pistols brought down the house at the Isle of Wight festival with a medley of old hits.The controversial punk rockers, who shot to stardom in the late 1970s, wowed the crowd with God...

By on 15 June 2008

Paul Mccartney Set To Perform At Anfield

Paul McCartney is to perform to 36,000 in Liverpool this evening as part of the city's European Capital of Culture celebrations.The concert at Anfield football stadium, home of Premier League club Liverpool, will receive support...

By on 01 June 2008

Mark Ronson To Work On Kaiser Chiefs' Album

Hot shot producer MARK RONSON is to work on the KAISER CHIEFS' upcoming album.The band themselves confirmed that Mark, who has worked his magic on tracks by AMY WINEHOUSE and LILY ALLEN, will produce their...

By on 30 April 2008

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