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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...

Ronson Enlists Wilson To Replace Allen

LILY ALLEN reportedly snubbed MARK RONSON by not appearing at his Roundhouse concert on Tuesday (October 24th) night.The 22-year-old singer, who is dating the CHEMICAL BROTHERS' ED SIMON, failed to perform her rendition of the...

By on 26 October 2007

Arctic Monkeys Named World's Best Act

The Arctic Monkeys have been named the best act in the world today at the 2007 Q Music awards.The Sheffield band beat some heavyweight competition for the prize, scooping the gong ahead of the Killers,...

By on 08 October 2007

Arctics Take Live Award

Sheffield's Arctic Monkeys have been named the best live band in the country at the Vodafone Live Music Awards.Their award comes after a year in which they have released a second album, Favourite Worst Nightmare,...

By on 20 September 2007

Iggy Pop To Receive Live Music Award

Decades of crowd-pleasing around the world have landed Iggy Pop with official recognition from a panel of music industry insiders.The American punk rocker is to be handed the Freddie Mercury lifetime achievement gong at this...

By on 19 September 2007

Kaiser Chiefs Snub Us Tour

British rockers KAISER CHIEFS have turned down the chance to tour America, insisting performing for U.K fans is more important. Frontman Ricky Wilson admits the band has snubbed the chance to break the American market,...

Winehouse Up Against Monkeys And Kaisers At Qs

Amy Winehouse's Back to Black has again been nominated for a best record of the year award.The troubled singer's album has been put up for a gong at this year's Q Awards, for which nominations...

By on 13 September 2007

Kaiser Chiefs Sign Up For Electric Proms

Kaiser Chiefs have signed up to perform at this year's Electric Proms in London, the BBC has announced.The group are one of 80 acts appearing at the five-day festival from October 24th to 28th.They are...

By on 04 September 2007

Rix Slams 'Crap' Pink

KAISER CHIEFS bassist SIMON RIX has blasted pop star PINK for her "crap" music and dismissed her songwriting skills as "idiotic". Rix singled out the Stupid Girls hitmaker's song Dear Mr President - an open...

Davina Flops On Radio 2

BIG BROTHER presenter Davina McCall has been urged to stick to her day job after standing in as a DJ on BBC Radio 2.The popular TV host reportedly received more than 150 complaints after her...

By on 28 August 2007

Kaiser Chiefs Are No Angry Mob

British rockers KAISER CHIEFS are frauds - their latest single claims they're an ANGRY MOB, but in reality they're too polite. Frontman Ricky Wilson confesses he and bandmates have never indulged in rock and roll...

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