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Arctic Monkeys Headline T In The Park

Brit award winners Arctic Monkeys will join Snow Patrol, The Killers and Razorlight in headlining this year's T In The Park.Held in Balado in Perth, the three-day festival has secured a strong contingent of British...

By on 23 February 2007

Pearl Jam And Bono Celebrate Election Down Under

U2 frontman BONO joined members of PEARL JAM at Sydney, Australia hotspot Hemmesphere on Wednesday night (08NOV06) to celebrate US election results. The Seattle, Washington-based rockers and activists were toasting the success of Democratic candidates...

Pretenders To Be Honoured

Rockers THE PRETENDERS are to be the next act honoured at the VH1 Decades Rock Live TV special - with IGGY POP and GARBAGE star SHIRLEY MANSON among those paying tribute. CHRISSIE HYNDE's group will...

Stevens Snags First New Pantheon Music Prize

SUFJAN STEVENS has become the first-ever recipient of the New Pantheon Music Prize in Los Angeles. The singer/songwriter receives $5,000 (GBP2,900) and a trophy. SIR ELTON JOHN and JOHN LEGEND were among those who voted...

Cult Acts Fight For Pantheon Prize

FIONA APPLE, KINGS OF LEON, SUFJAN STEVENS, MIA and ANTONY AND THE JOHNSONS are among the acts who will fight it out for the 2006 New Pantheon Music Prize next month (FEB06). The honour,...

Gallagher Struggles To Be Musical Patriot

OASIS frontman LIAM GALLAGHER struggles to be an international ambassador for British bands, because he hates the current crop of groups garnering critical acclaim in the UK. Speaking to US magazine Filter, the outspoken...

Jones Praises Fellow Guitar Bands

STEREOPHONICS frontman KELLY JONES loves to turn on the radio at the moment - because there's so much quality music for him to be inspired by. The HAVE A NICE DAY rocker is enjoying...

Kings Of Leon Get Superstar Help

Rockers KINGS OF LEON are being given a little superstar help as they attempt to break through in their native America - U2 and PEARL JAM star EDDIE VEDDER are backing them. The group,...

Kings Of Leon Plan Rehab Trip

Southern rockers KINGS OF LEON are considering a spell in rehab when they finish their tour dates with U2 because they're partying too hard with the Irishmen. The group members, who are all former...

Lollapalooza Back On

US touring festival LOLLAPALOOZA will make just one stop this year (05), 12 months after poor ticket sales led to the event being scrapped. BECK, THE KILLERS and KINGS OF LEON are among the...

Kings Of Leon Ditch Southern Rock Image

American band KINGS OF LEON have urged critics to ignore their Tennessee roots, insisting they've created a sound far detached from "southern rock". The critically acclaimed group - brothers JARED, NATHAN, CALEB, and cousin...

Followill Determined To Keep 'Rooster' Under Control

KINGS OF LEON frontman CALEB FOLLOWILL is determined to take control of his unruly alter-ego, ROOSTER, before the group tours with U2 because he doesn't want to offend the Irish rockers. The rocker admits...

Kings Of Leon Cancel Japanese Tour

KINGS OF LEON have been forced to cancel their upcoming Japanese tour after singer and guitarist CALEB FOLLOWILL injured his finger. The American FOUR KICKS rockers want to allow the wound enough time to...

Kings Of Leon Suffering From Vertigo

American rockers KINGS OF LEON were stunned to be asked by rock legend BONO to support U2 on the American leg of the upcoming VERTIGO world tour. The FOUR KICKS stars will subsequently play...

Eminem Wins UK Singles Battle

EMINEM has topped the British singles chart with JUST LOSE IT, in a week that saw new entries from America's hottest talent jostling for the top five positions. DESTINY'S CHILD's comeback song, LOSE MY...

Kings Of Leon: 'Don't Believe The Hype'

American rockers KINGS OF LEON have urged fans not to believe everything they read about them in newspapers and magazines. The MOLLY'S CHAMBERS band blame the media for perpetuating the myths about all rock...

Jet Pull Out Of V Festival

Rockers JET have been forced to cancel their shows at this weekend's (21-22AUG04) V FESTIVAL in Chelmsford, south England - following the death of the father of bandmates NIC and CHRIS CESTER. The ARE...

Kings Of Leon Drummer Hurt

American rockers KINGS OF LEON have pulled out of performing at a concert in Serbia after drummer NATHAN FALLOWILL fell and hurt his wrist. The MOLLY'S CHAMBERS rockers were playing at the ROSKILDE festival...

Kings Of Leon Slam English Women

American rockers KINGS OF LEON have slammed English girls for failing to be as hot as Hollywood women. The MOLLY'S CHAMBERS band were less than impressed with the ladies in the audience during their...

Nme Snub The Darkness At Awards

British band THE DARKNESS failed to win a single prize at the NME MUSIC AWARDS yesterday (12FEB04), after refusing to attend the event. The glam rockers began a feud with the NME music magazine...

Kate Moss Snubs Jefferson

Heartless supermodel KATE MOSS partied backstage at a concert - while laughing at boyfriend JEFFERSON HACK's attempts to get in. The couple, who have a daughter LILA GRACE, were reported to have split earlier...

Tyler Chooses Kings Over Rings

Movie star LIV TYLER left last night (11DEC03)'s London premiere of LORD OF THE RINGS: RETURN OF THE KING as soon as she could - so she could see rock band KINGS OF LEON play....

The White Stripes Make Album Of The Year

THE WHITE STRIPES' ELEPHANT has been named best album of 2003 by Britain's influential Q magazine. BLUR'S THINK TANK and THE MARS VOLTA's album DE-LOUSED IN THE COMATORIUM came second and third respectively....

Coldplay Scoop Four Q Award Nominations

British rockers COLDPLAY are leading the race at music bible Q's annual awards - after picking up for four nominations. The YELLOW band - fronted by CHRIS MARTIN - have been nominated in the...

Chemical Brothers Like To Rock As Well

Dance music maestros THE CHEMICAL BROTHERS have always enjoyed mixing dance with rock - and insist there's no rivalry between genres. The LET FOREVER BE tunesmiths have previously collaborated with a number of rock...

Graham Coxon Return To Blur?

Errant BLUR guitarist GRAHAM COXON will return to the chart-topping rockers - according to bassist ALEX JAMES. The floppy-haired star said at a recent KINGS OF LEON gig that although he had not recently...

Kings Of Leon Embrace Girls Of Chicago

Country rockers KINGS OF LEON are using their experiences with saucy groupies as inspiration for their new songs. Short of ideas for tracks, the four FOLLOWILL brothers have turned to writing about their romantic...

Stella Mccartney + Kate Moss Turned Away From After Gig Party

Rock heiress STELLA MCCARTNEY and supermodel pal KATE MOSS have been brought back down to earth - after bouncers refused to let them into an after-gig party. The pair - who were watching rockers...

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Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

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Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

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