Latest Keane News - Page 7


British Bands Celebrate World Cup In Los Angeles

British bands KEANE and THE FUTUREHEADS didn't let touring in the US stop them from enjoying the World Cup - they invited their fans to watch the soccer game with them. England played Sweden in...

Furtado Tops UK Singles Chart For Second Week

Canadian singer NELLY FURTADO has kept all competition at bay to notch up a second week at the top of the UK singles chart. Furtado's raunchy track MANEATER sits at number one, as does SANDI...

Keane Took Drugs To Pay For The Music

British rockers KEANE had to sell their bodies to medical science to finance their early music careers. The SOMEWHERE ONLY WE KNOW trio's frontman TOM CHAPLIN was so broke that he took drugs as part...

Keane Forced To Pull Out Of 'Dream' Tv Show

British rockers KEANE have been forced to pull out of a UK music show they've always aspired to perform on after frontman TOM CHAPLIN was struck down with a stomach bug. The SOMEWHERE ONLY WE...

Chaplin's Ego Woes

KEANE frontman TOM CHAPLIN admits he was egotistical and rude towards his bandmates when they hit the big time in 2004. The SOMEWHERE ONLY WE KNOW trio won two Brit Awards at the 2005 ceremony,...

Keane Slams Martin's False Accent

KEANE frontman TOM CHAPLIN has lashed out at COLDPLAY singer CHRIS MARTIN for disguising his posh accent to endear himself to fans. The English trio are proud to be some of the few middle-class musicians...

Keane Sick Of Coldplay Comparison

British rockers KEANE find the continuous comparison to COLDPLAY "grating". The SOMEWHERE ONLY WE KNOW group are fed up with the likeness and deny being musically directed by the CHRIS MARTIN-fronted band. Singer TOM CHAPLIN...

New Album Nearly Broke Keane

British rockers KEANE almost split up during the recording of their upcoming sophomore album UNDER THE IRON SEA. Frontman TOM CHAPLIN admits sessions for the album became increasingly troubled, but he believes the bickering eventually...

Crazy's Chart Run Ends

GNARLS BARKLEY's nine-week run at the top of the UK singles chart has come to end after the duo deleted hit song CRAZY. The hip-hop duo, who slip to number two with stocks of Crazy...

Keane's Number One In Jeopardy

British rockers KEANE are devastated their chances of getting to number one in the album charts later this month (JUN06) have been jeopardised by an iTunes blunder. The band's second album may not reach the...

Keane Willing To Expose Their Wild Side

KEANE frontman TOM CHAPLIN has hit back at claims his band are boring. The singer is annoyed his Keane has been labelled "wet" and "insipid" - insisting there is nothing wet about baring his soul...

Keane's Bono Fantasies

KEANE frontman TOM CHAPLIN fantasised about killing BONO when the English rock trio supported U2 on their US tour this year (06). The singer tells British music magazine Q the strange fantasy came to him...

Keane Nearly Split

British rockers KEANE almost split up during the recording of their new album. The EVERYBODY'S CHANGING three-piece were fed up with seeing so much of each other while taping forthcoming disc UNDER THE IRON SEA....

Keane Hire Cult Author For Video

British band KEANE have hired cult TRAINSPOTTING author IRVINE WELSH to direct the first music video from their forthcoming sophomore album. The short film, which will not feature any members of the rock trio, will...

V Festival Sells Out In Three Hours

Britain's V Festival has sold out in record time with all 130,000 tickets going in under three hours. Tickets for the annual weekend summer (06) music event went on sale on Saturday morning (04MAR06) and...

Hilton: 'Doherty Is My Greatest Influence'

Hotel heiress PARIS HILTON cites PETE DOHERTY as her muse for her upcoming musical effort later this year (06). The 25-year-old socialite, who is releasing an album on Warner Music, was desperate to meet...

Imagine Britain's Favourite Song

JOHN LENNON's iconic track IMAGINE has been named the UK's number one song in a poll conducted by Virgin Radio. It beat out competition from THE BEATLES' songs HEY JUDE and LET IT BE...

Brokeback And Capote Top Gotham Nominations

BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN and CAPOTE have both won key nominations for the Gotham Awards, which are considered a sound indicator for next year's (06) Oscar contenders. The gay cowboy romance and the biopic of...

Kanye And Patti Join U2

KANYE WEST and punk icon PATTI SMITH have been added to U2's expanded Vertigo world tour. The acts join the likes of KEANE, PEARL JAM, BECK and JOHN MAYER, who have already signed up...

Crash Claims Top Prize At Deauville

Hard-hitting movie CRASH claimed the Grand Prize at the Deauville Film Festival in France on Sunday night (11SEP05), while another dark drama, KEANE, claimed the jury prizes. Crash's all-star cast and screenplay by British...

Crash Awarded French Honour

Hit US movie CRASH won the Jury Prize at the Deauville Film Festival in France yesterday (11SEP05). The French event celebrates American cinema and considered PAUL HAGGIS' directorial debut to be the strongest work...

Live 8 Dvd Snubs Acts

TRAVIS, KEANE, REM and DIDO are among a host of acts whose songs have been written out of Live 8 history - after organisers axed 22 tunes from the official DVD of the London leg...

Stodart Hits Out At Stadium Songs

THE MAGIC NUMBERS frontman ROMEO STODART has slammed bands including fellow Brits COLDPLAY and KEANE, because he is so sick of their ready-made singalong anthems. The LOVE ME LIKE YOU rocker insists the offending...

Keane Back On The Road With U2

English rockers KEANE impressed U2 so much when they supported them in Europe, the EVERYTHING CHANGES hitmakers have been invited to join the Irish supergroup on the road in America. The trio will support...

Keane And Magic Numbers Join War Child Line-up

LATEST: KEANE and THE MAGIC NUMBERS have joined the star-studded line-up for War Child charity album HELP: A DAY IN THE LIFE. The record marks the tenth anniversary of the legendary 1995 HELP...

Keane Cancel U2 Date After Chaplin Falls Ill

KEANE frontman TOM CHAPLIN has fallen ill with a serious throat infection - forcing the band to ditch their hotly anticipated performance with U2 in Portugal last night (14AUG05). The British soft rockers are...

Shakur Unshakeable At The Top Of The UK Singles Chart

Late rapper TUPAC SHAKUR continues to sit at the top of the UK singles chart for a third successive week with GHETTO GOSPEL, after fighting off competition from MARIAH CAREY. Shakur's smash hit song...

Razorlight To Keep Live 8 Money

British rockers RAZORLIGHT have angered Live 8 organisers by vowing to keep any extra royalties they earn as a result of their performance at the London charity concert on Saturday. Artists who performed at...

Silly Keane Refused To Wear Wellies At Mudfest Glastonbury

Rockers KEANE were so determined to preserve their 'cool' image at the Glastonbury music festival, they refused to wear wellington boots despite the terrible weather. Eight hours of torrential rain on Friday (25JUN05) left...

Martin Fires Back At Gallagher's Live 8 Criticism

COLDPLAY frontman CHRIS MARTIN has slammed celebrity pal NOEL GALLAGHER for claiming this weekend's (02JUL05) Live 8 concerts won't help relieve world poverty. The OASIS guitarist is one of the only big names in...

Keane
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.