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Live Aid Tax Boost

LIVE AID organisers have been given a $7.2 million (GBP4 million) financial boost by the British Government. Rockers SIR BOB GELDOF and MIDGE URE, who planned LIVE AID and the original and...

Lostprophets Slam Music Scene

Welsh rockers LOSTPROPHETS have blasted KEANE and SNOW PATROL for being whingers. The LAST TRAIN HOME stars can't understand why morose music is so popular when there is lots of music out there with...

Moss Wants Band Aid Role

Supermodel KATE MOSS is desperate to show off her singing talents on the forthcoming BAND AID III single. The British beauty has offered to sing backing vocals on the charity track and has asked...

Mccartney Joins Band Aid Iii

LATEST: Rock legend SIR PAUL McCARTNEY is the latest music great to sign up to the fundraising all-star BAND AID III single. The former BEATLE will play drums for the re-recording of classic 1984...

Busted Star Lands Deal For Side Project

BUSTED hunk CHARLIE SIMPSON has signed a new record deal with the label that launched COLDPLAY and KEANE. FIERCE PANDA have agreed to launch the debut EP of Simpson's new band FIGHTSTAR, but this...

Sir Elton: 'Madonna Should Be Shot For Miming'

Pop legend SIR ELTON JOHN launched an astonishing attack on MADONNA at today's (04OCT04) Q MUSIC AWARDS in London - accusing her of cheating fans by miming on stage. John launched into a rant...

Mcfadden Debut Sits Atop UK Singles Chart

BRIAN McFADDEN's decision to quit boyband WESTLIFE has at last been vindicated, after he scored a UK number one single with his debut solo release. McFadden, 24, left the Irish group earlier this year...

Ferdinand Scoop Mercury Music Prize

Scottish rockers FRANZ FERDINAND have been crowned this year's (04) winner of Britain's coveted MERCURY MUSIC PRIZE. The TAKE ME OUT stars' eponymous debut album was the panel's number one choice at the London...

The Libertines' Triumphant Return

Troubled rockers THE LIBERTINES have shot to the top of the British album charts with their eponymous second album, days after frontman PETE DOHERTY escaped a jail sentence. The British band's follow-up to 2002's...

Keane Distance Themselves From Coldplay

British rockers KEANE have rubbished comparisons to chart pals COLDPLAY - insisting they sound more like TRAVIS. Keane pianist TIM RICE-OXLEY studied at university in London with Coldplay singer CHRIS MARTIN and the two...

Mercury Music Prize Nominees Announced

This year's (04) MERCURY MUSIC PRIZE will be hotly contested by the cream of British music talent, including JAMELIA, JOSS STONE and THE STREETS. The 12-strong shortlist was announced today (20JUL04) and features artists...

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