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Big Names Line Up For Little Noise

Some of the biggest names in rock have signed up to play the forthcoming Little Noise Sessions event.In aid of Mencap, the series of intimate acoustic gigs are scheduled to take place at the Union...

By on 30 September 2008

Keane Offer New Track For Free Download

Keane have made their new single Spiralling available for free download for one week only.Following the example set by Coldplay - whose free download of Violet Hill led to their website crashing - the Sussex...

By on 04 August 2008

Keane Reveal Influences Behind Album Three

Keane have revealed that stays in Paris and Berlin were inspirations for their third album.Entitled Perfect Symmetry, the October release is the Sussex trio's first effort since 2006's multi-platinum Under the Iron Sea and involved...

By on 02 August 2008

Verve Close Glastonbury With Attack On Eavis

The Verve closed this year's Glastonbury festival by criticising organiser Michael Eavis, who they suggested opposed their booking.Lead singer Richard Ashcroft thanked Mr Eavis' daughter Emily for selecting them to headline the final day of...

By on 30 June 2008

Rising UK Sensation Adele Signs Deal To Crack America

Rising British star Adele has signed a deal for her debut album to be released in the United States.The 19-year-old singer will attempt to crack the notoriously difficult stateside market with her album 19 this...

By on 19 March 2008

Winehouse Enters Best-selling Albums Of 21st Century

Amy Winehouse's Back to Black album has moved into the Top 10 list of best-selling UK albums of the 21st century.Since it was released in October 2006 the album has sold 2,467,575 copies, with 318,350...

By on 13 March 2008

Winehouse Enters Best Selling Albums Of 21st Century

Amy Winehouse's Back to Black album has moved into the Top 10 list of best-selling UK albums of the 21st century.Since it was released in October 2006 the album has sold 2,467,575 copies, with 318,350...

By on 12 March 2008

Oasis' Definitely Maybe Tops Best British Album List

Definitely Maybe, the debut album from Oasis, has been the voted the best British album of all time in a new poll.Some 11,000 people cast their ballots in the survey for Q magazine and HMV,...

By on 18 February 2008

Oasis Top Poll Of Best British Albums

Two records by OASIS have been voted the best British albums ever in a new poll.The Manchester five-piece's debut release DEFINATELY MAYBE took the number one spot, while (WHAT'S THE STORY) MORNING GLORY was second...

By on 18 February 2008

Adele Heads New Talent List

Nineteen-year-old soul sensation Adele has topped the BBC's Sound of 2008 poll to find the most promising new music talent in the UK.The singer, who graduated from BRIT performing arts school in Croydon in May...

By on 04 January 2008

Keane Give Fans A Stefani-inspired Treat

British rockers KEANE have recorded a cover version of a GWEN STEFANI track, to give to their fans as a special Christmas treat. The band's acoustic version of the U.S. pop icon's Early Winter can...

Biffy Clyro Treat Fans To Banned Song

Rock band BIFFY CLYRO surprised fans when they sang FOLDING STARS a song they had vowed never to play live, at a London gig.The Scottish rockers made a "snap decision" to include the number in...

By on 22 November 2007

Scherzinger Demands Keane Collaboration

Singer NICOLE SCHERZINGER is such a fan of British rockers KEANE, she demanded the band's songwriter TIM RICE-OXLEY pen a track with her. The 29-year-old Pussycat Doll constantly begged the Everybody's Changing hitmaker for a...

British Music Stars Line Up For Charity Gigs

WILL YOUNG, KEANE and KATE NASH are among the acts who have signed up for a series of charity concerts in London. The Little Noise sessions have been organised to highlight the work of learning...

Bedingfield Wins At Digital Music Awards

Natasha Bedingfield has been awarded the best pop artist prize at the BT Digital Music Awards in north London.The Unwritten star picked up the gong at the ceremony in Camden's hallowed Roundhouse venue, before performing...

By on 04 October 2007

Oasis-signed Radios Up For Grabs

Radios signed by some of the biggest artists in recent years are to be auctioned for charity.Both Liam and Noel Gallagher have put their names on the radios and are joined by fellow musicians Alice...

By on 29 August 2007

Keano Slams 'Interfering Wags'

Manchester United legend and Sunderland manager ROY KEANE has slammed Wags for their intrusion into the world of football.The fiery Irishman claims that the wives and girlfriends of star footballers such as VICTORIA BECKHAM, COLEEN...

By on 15 August 2007

Fflam Festival Cancelled

Swansea's Fflam music festival has been cancelled after scheduling problems prevented a rearranged date for the event being implemented.Fflam had previously been planned for July 13th to July 15th, but "consistently bad weather conditions" meant...

By on 03 August 2007

Keane Pair's Dead-end Jobs

Before rockers KEANE found success, frontman TOM CHAPLIN worked in a care home and keyboardist TIM RICE-OXLEY underwent medical trials for schizophrenia drugs. The pair feel they appreciate their success all the more, because of...

Keane Star Still Battling Drugs

KEANE star TOM CHAPLIN is still struggling to overcome his drug addictions and has suffered a number of relapses since quitting rehab. The singer checked himself into a clinic last year (06) after confessing he...

Keane To Go Green

British band KEANE have credited AL GORE with their decision to "go exclusively green" on their next album. The rockers, who played at Saturday's (07Jul07) London leg of the Live Earth concert, want to record...

Kasabian Call An End To Keane Feud

LATEST: British rockers KASABIAN insist they have ended an ongoing feud with fellow musicians KEANE - thanks to Live Earth. Earlier this year (07), Kasabian guitarist Serge Pizzorno made a joke about Keane frontman Tom...

Live Earth Concerts Highlight Climate Change

Al Gore's Live Earth concerts are taking place around the world today, drawing attention to the global crisis of climate change.The former US vice president, now one of the world's highest-profile environmental campaigners, kicked off...

By on 07 July 2007

Fflam Festival Postponed

Wales' Fflam festival has been postponed due to "consistently bad weather conditions" threatening to turn the event into a mud bath.The Swansea event was due to take place over three days from July 13th to...

By on 05 July 2007

Joss Stone's 'Diva Demands'

British soul singer Joss Stone is reportedly becoming something of a musical diva, with a tabloid newspaper claiming that the star has issued an 11-page list of demands ahead of her appearance at a music...

By on 21 June 2007

Metallica And Kasabian Added To London Live Earth

Metallica, Kasabian and Pussycat Dolls have been added to the line-up for London's Live Earth concert.They will be joined by Terra Naomi, completing the final roster of acts performing at Wembley Stadium on July 7th.The...

By on 20 June 2007

Knowsley Hall Festival Gets Licence

Knowsley Hall festival has been given the green light after being granted its event licence for June 23rd and 24th.The festival will include sets from the Who, Keane, the Zutons, Joss Stone and the Thrills...

By on 14 June 2007

Keane Nearly Split Over Chaplin

British band KEANE were close to splitting after frontman TOM CHAPLIN sought help for alcohol and drug addiction in rehab. Chaplin checked into prestigious rehab clinic The Priory in London last year (06) to fight...

Keane Versus Kasabian Feud Reignited

British band KASABIAN have reignited their war of words with fellow rockers KEANE, maintaining frontman TOM CHAPLIN "lives on a diet of pies". Kasabian guitarist Serge Pizzorno slammed Chaplin earlier this year (07), joking he...

Rock Bands Square Up On Isle Of Fight

Far from being a peaceful sing-along on the Isle of Wight, the summer festival has turned into another round of rock 'n' roll handbags.KEANE and KASABIAN's war of words rumbled on after Keane's lead singer...

By on 11 June 2007

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