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Kings Of Leon Drop Hypnotism Plans

Tennessee rockers KINGS OF LEON refused to be hypnotised in the video for their upcoming single CHARMER. British director Robert Hales, who created the promo for Gnarls Barkley's mega-hit Crazy, suggested the four-piece undergo hypnotism...

Followill Hooks Up With Monkey's Ex

KINGS OF LEON guitarist MATTHEW FOLLOWILL has found love - with the ex girlfriend of ARCTIC MONKEYS frontman ALEX TURNER. Just six months after splitting from the British rocker, Johanna Bennett - the frontwoman of...

Razorlight Conclude Day One Of Reading

Razorlight have concluded the first day of action at this year's Reading festival, with sunny weather this weekend offering a reprieve from the mud.At the festival's sister site in Leeds, Smashing Pumpkins headlined the main...

By on 25 August 2007

Carling Weekend Gets Underway

The Carling Weekend: Reading and Leeds festivals is now underway with weather forecasts predicting a warm and sunny weekend.Bands performing at the Reading site today include Razorlight, Kings of Leon, Interpol, Maximo Park and Albert...

By on 24 August 2007

Reading Festival Overcomes Weather

Some camping areas at this year's Reading festival have been closed after the event organisers described the land as "unusable".However, extra camping in the car park areas has been made available to compensate for sites...

By on 21 August 2007

Alternative Stage Announced For Reading And Leeds

The line up for this year's Alternative stage at the Carling Weekend: Reading and Leeds festivals has been announced.Transgressive records will be taking over the stage at both sites, with the likes of Jeremy Warmsley...

By on 07 August 2007

Pearl Jam And Iggy Conclude Lollapalooza

Legendary surf rockers Pearl Jam concluded Chicago's Lollapalooza festival yesterday with a two-hour set.The band played a huge number of tracks from their extensive back catalogue to a tired and somewhat groggy crowd.Chicago's mix of...

By on 06 August 2007

Benicassim Concludes With Muse

Muse closed this year's Benicassim festival with a raucous set into the early hours after a weekend jam-packed with UK acts.In a show which included tracks from their expansive back catalogue, the band followed on...

By on 23 July 2007

Benicassim To Get Underway

Benicassim festival will get underway tonight as four days of live music in the Spanish sunshine begins.Iggy and the Stooges lead tonight's headliners along with fellow US act Bright Eyes and Swedish band Mando Diao.The...

By on 19 July 2007

Followill Defends Upcoming Marriage

LATEST: KINGS OF LEON rocker NATHAN FOLLOWILL has promised fans his upcoming marriage will not affect his music, after concerns from his brother and bandmate CALEB. The drummer proposed to girlfriend Jessie Baylin in June...

Kings Of Leon Marriage Row

LATEST: KINGS OF LEON rocker NATHAN FOLLOWILL has sparked fears for the band's future after confirming he's to wed his girlfriend. The drummer announced his engagement to Jessie Baylin in June (07) but the news...

T In The Park Revellers To 'Cut The Carbon'

Revellers at this year's T in the Park festival are being encouraged to sign up to Christian Aid's Cut the Carbon campaign.In a similar vein to the I Count movement at Glastonbury, Christian Aid hopes...

By on 06 July 2007

Followill Needs Drugs To Perform On Stage

KINGS OF LEON frontman CALEB FOLLOWILL has ditched cocaine - but he still relies on other drugs to get through his live performances. The singer stopped taking cocaine after seeing a photograph of himself looking...

Acts Added To Carling Weekend

A number of new acts have been added to the Carling Weekend: Reading and Leeds festivals including Brakes and Devendra Banhart.Brakes will play the Radio 1/NME Stage on August 25th in Reading and the following...

By on 12 June 2007

Kings Of Leon Ditch Rock Wear At Home

KINGS OF LEON are forced to dress differently when at home in Nashville, because if they wore their trademark tight jeans and leather jackets the locals would mock them. The California Waiting band adopt a...

Drummer Followill Engaged

KINGS OF LEON rocker NATHAN FOLLOWILL is engaged after proposing to his girlfriend at her parents' restaurant, in front of all her family and friends. The drummer has bet his brother and bandmate Caleb Followill...

More T In The Park Tickets Available

An extra allocation of tickets will be available for T in the Park, with 1,000 released for July 7th and a further 1,000 for July 8th.Cancellations due to the festival's anti-touting policy against multiple bookings...

By on 06 June 2007

Editors Added To Monolith Line-up

Editors have been added to the line-up for Monolith festival in the Rocky Mountains along with fellow British rockers Art Brut.Turbonegro will also play the festival as well as Matt and Kim, Tim Barry of...

By on 30 May 2007

Kings Of Leon Announce Arena Tour

Kings of Leon have announced a huge UK tour for the end of the year culminating in their biggest ever UK headline show at Wembley arena.The US band released their third album Because of the...

By on 29 May 2007

Carling Stage Line-ups Announced

The full line-ups for the Carling stage at the Reading and Leeds festivals have been announced, with some surprising additions.Strokes guitarist Albert Hammond Jr will be headlining the stage, bringing his solo offering Yours to...

By on 22 May 2007

Carling Weekend Expands Further

A number of new acts have been added to the Carling Weekend bill, including a few old favourites alongside newer bands.Jimmy Eat World and Eagles of Death Metal will play the main stage, along with...

By on 01 May 2007

Chilli Peppers Finish Second Night At Coachella

Red Hot Chilli Peppers finished off the second night of the Californian Coachella festival with typical swagger.Performing on home turf, the legendary rockers swept through their greatest hits as well as tracks from their new...

By on 29 April 2007

Crowded House Album To Feature Marr

Crowded House will be releasing their first studio album since 1993's Together Alone this summer, which includes two tracks featuring Smiths legend Johnny Marr.Time On Earth will be released on July 2nd and will be...

By on 25 April 2007

Beyonce And Shakira's Beautiful Number One

Beyonce and Shakira stormed the UK singles chart this week with their duet Beautiful Liar.The pop duo overcame the Arctic Monkeys' Brianstorm and last weeks' chart-topper from Justin Timberlake, Give It To Me.Avril Lavigne's Girlfriend...

By on 23 April 2007

Timbaland Spoils Proclaimers' Party

R&B artist Timbaland has ended the Proclaimers' three-week reign at the top of the UK singles chart.Give it to Me, featuring Nelly Furtado and Justin Timberlake, moves up seven places to the number one spot,...

By on 16 April 2007

Stewart Ideal For Followill

KINGS OF LEON frontman CALEB FOLLOWILL believes KIMBERLY STEWART is his ideal type of woman - because she loves getting drunk. The rocker was spotted out with Stewart earlier this week (begs09Apr07), when the socialite...

Followill Loves London Nightlife

KINGS OF LEON frontman CALEB FOLLOWILL loves going out in London - because the city's residents love buying him drinks. The American rocker is constantly showered with attention when the band is on a night...

Stewart All Over Followill 'Like A Rash'

ROD STEWART's daughter KIMBERLEY is reportedly dating KINGS OF LEON frontman CALEB FOLLOWILL, after the pair were spotted out clubbing in London, where she was "all over him like a rash". The blonde socialite, who...

Followill Is Proud Of New Album

KINGS OF LEON frontman CALEB FOLLOWILL knows his band's new album BECAUSE OF THE TIMES is full of good material - because it doesn't drive him to suicide. The American rocker rates his music on...

1,500 Miles For The Proclaimers

Scottish duo the Proclaimers are at number one in the UK singles chart for the third consecutive week with (I'm Gonna Be) 500 Miles.The charity single  re-released for Comic Relief almost 20 years after...

By on 09 April 2007

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