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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

Lily Allen Helps Mark Ronson Move House

LILY ALLEN has come over all domesticated by helping producer pal MARK RONSON move house.The SMILE singer, who collaborated with Brit Award-winning Ronson on a cover of THE KAISER CHIEFS' OH MY GOD, unlocked the...

By on 23 April 2008

Kaiser Chiefs Fans Will Snub Gigs

KAISER CHIEFS fans could be forced to boycott the band's Scotland gigs - because it is too far for them to travel. The rockers will play three nights in the remote Scottish village of Strathpeffer...

Girls Aloud And Weller Confirm Isle Of Wight Shows

Girls Aloud and Paul Weller form an unlikely double act set to headline two concerts on the Isle of Wight this summer.While this year's Isle of Wight festival features the likes of the Police, the...

By on 18 April 2008

Astoria "Can't Be Saved"

One of London's most popular live music venues is to be destroyed.The Astoria Theatre looks set to finally close after months of campaigning to save it.Some 35,000 people reportedly signed a petition in an attempt...

By on 12 March 2008

Lily Allen Withdraws From Isle Of Wight Festival Lineup

Lily Allen has pulled out of the 2008 Isle of Wight festival, event organisers have confirmed.It had been rumoured this week that the Smile star was to withdraw from the event due to plans to...

By on 05 March 2008

Ronson To Team Up With The Chiefs

DJ and producer MARK RONSON is to work with the KAISER CHIEFS on their next album, it has been reported.According to the Mirror, the BRIT AWARD winning star is to produce the band's follow-up to...

By on 28 February 2008

Take That Are Early Winners At The Brit Awards

Reformed boyband TAKE THAT saw off competition from rock rivals ARCTIC MONKEYS, MUSE and KAISER CHIEFS to take home the first gong of the night at London's Brit Awards on Wednesday (20Feb08). The pop stars...

Brit Organisers "Thrilled" Ahead Of Winehouse Performance

The organisers of the Brit awards have professed their huge excitement at staging Amy Winehouse's first public performance since entering rehab.The Back to Black star was forced to perform via a live satellite link-up for...

By on 20 February 2008

T In The Park Sells Out In 1 Hour After Acts Announced

The line-up for this year's T In The Park festival has been announced.The Verve, Rage Against the Machine and REM will headline the event, due to take place between July 11th and 13th at Balado...

By on 16 February 2008

Take That Lead Brit Noms

Take That have sealed their impressive comeback with four nominations for this year's Brit awards, it has been announced.The reformed 'man-band' hold the joint first place for the most number of nominations with solo artists...

By on 15 January 2008

Back To Black Named Top Seller

Amy Winehouse's album Back to Black has been confirmed as the biggest selling album of the year.Though X Factor winner Leona Lewis sold an amazing 1.59 million copies of her debut album Spirit in just...

By on 31 December 2007

Ronson Bribed Kaiser Chiefs To Stay For Video Shoot

Producer MARK RONSON had to bribe British rockers KAISER CHIEFS to appear in his music video for OH MY GOD - by promising to DJ at the group's private functions for the rest of their...

Manics Want To Perform With Kylie

The MANIC STREET PREACHERS would like KYLIE MINOGUE to join them on stage when they perform at the Shockwaves NME Awards Big Gig in February.Speaking to NME, NICKY WIRE, the band's bassist and lyricist, said:...

By on 20 December 2007

Mika Tops Itunes Chart

Grace Kelly by Mika has been named as the top-selling download single of the year by iTunes.The Lebanese-born singer's second single outsold Rihanna's Umbrella – which went to number one in physical release charts across...

By on 12 December 2007

Maximo Park Launch Personalised Beer

MAXIMO PARK have chosen an original way to mark their homecoming gig on December 15th.They have designed their own re-branded version of Newcastle Brown Ale, to be sold to fans at the Newcastle Metro Radio...

By on 03 December 2007

Kaiser Chiefs Star 'Too Tired' For Sex

KAISER CHIEFS frontman RICKY WILSON refuses to bed any of his groupies - because touring leaves him too exhausted to have sex. The 29-year-old is inundated with offers from amorous fans but has blamed his...

Kaiser Chiefs: 'We Hate Bond'

British rockers THE KAISER CHIEFS have vowed never to record the iconic JAMES BOND theme - because they find the superspy 'boring'. The band insist their dislike of the infamous secret agent would hamper their...

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