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Bay City Rollers Star Quits Reunion

The 59-year-old announced the news just before the reunited group took the stage at Strathallan Castle in Perthshire. "Hi All...just to say TITP is my last gig," he wrote on his Facebook...

Bay City Rollers Comeback Gigs Sell Out In Minutes

Original members Les MCKeown, Alan Longmuir and Stuart Wood announced they were getting back together earlier this week (beg21Sep15) and it appears fans cannot wait. Tickets for a planned Glasgow Barrowland concert...

Les Mckeown: Rehab Helped Me Reform Bay City Rollers

Three of the Rollers original line-up - MCKeown, Alan Longmuir and Stuart Wood - have announced plans to reunite for an upcoming tour and album, with bandmate Eric Faulkner likely to join them....

Bay City Rollers Reunite

Stuart Wood, Les MCKeown and Alan Longmuir announced the big news on Tuesday (22Sep15).A joint statement from the trio reads: "We have a very special Christmas present to all the fans that have kept the...

Mckeown Wants Rollers Reunion

Former BAY CITY ROLLERS singer LES MCKEOWN is reaching out to his ex-bandmates - he wants them to reunite for a one-off concert.The Shang-a-Lang hitmakers crumbled after MCKeown quit the group for a solo career...

Mckeown's 'Shame' At Secret Life Of Booze And Gay Sex

Former BAY CITY ROLLERS star LES MCKEOWN was drugged and raped by a man during the band's heyday - sparking a secret life of alcoholism and gay sex in public. In a tell-all interview, the singer...

Duo Cleared Of Bay City Roller Attack

A father and son duo accused of attacking former BAY CITY ROLLERS star LES MCKEOWN have been cleared of all charges following a mix-up with police evidence. Ian and Darren Young, 59 and 22 respectively,...

Mckeown Booed Onstage

BAY CITY ROLLERS frontman LES McKEOWN disappointed fans attending his comeback concert on Saturday (18FEB06) after he arrived 90 minutes late and forgot lyrics to the band's hit songs. Angry audience members demanded refunds...

Mckeown Cleared Of Cocaine Charges

LATEST: Former BAY CITY ROLLERS singer LES McKEOWN was cleared of drugs-related charges at Basildon Crown Court in Essex, England, today (03FEB06). The BYE BYE BABY star stood accused conspiring to supply the narcotic...

Bay City Rollers Singer: 'I Was A User, Not A Dealer'

LATEST: Former BAY CITY ROLLERS singer LES McKEOWN today (30JAN06) told England's Basildon Crown Court he was a cocaine user but never dealt the drug. The BYE BYE BABY star is charged with conspiring...

Bay City Rollers Singer 'Accused Police Of Corruption'

LATEST: Ex-BAY CITY ROLLERS singer LES McKEOWN accused police officers of being corrupt when they found cocaine on his person, a British court heard yesterday (25JAN06). The BYE BYE BABY star is charged with...

Bay City Rollers In Court Over Coke Charges

Former BAY CITY ROLLERS singer LES McKEOWN appeared in court today (24JAN06) accused of conspiring to supply cocaine. The 50-year-old Scottish star, who shot to fame in the 1970s with hits such as BYE...

Mckeown Banned For Drink Driving

BAY CITY ROLLER LES McKEOWN was banned from driving for 18 months and fined $1800 (GBP1000) yesterday (02DEC05) after being caught drink-driving in London. The BYE BYE BABY hitmaker, 50, was twice over the...

Bay City Roller Mckeown Pleads Innocent To Cocaine Charges

Former BAY CITY ROLLERS frontman LES McKEOWN denied drug charges in a British court today (20AUG05). The BYE BYE BABY singer pleaded innocent at Chelmsford Crown Court, Essex, to the charge of conspiracy...

Bay City Roller Mckeown On Cocaine Charges

Former BAY CITY ROLLERS frontman LES McKEOWN is due to answer drug charges in a British court today (23AUG05). The BYE BYE BABY hitmaker, 49, was arrested in London on 1 June (05) and...

Bay City Rollers In Drugs Arrest

Former BAY CITY ROLLERS stars LES McKEOWN and PETER McGLYNN have been arrested on suspicion of supplying cocaine. The two members of the Scottish group - who shot to fame in the 1970s with...

Bay City Roller Changes Drink Driving Plea

Former BAY CITY ROLLERS singer LES McKEOWN has decided to drop his guilty plea for drink driving - only a week after admitting the charge (ends06MAY05). The 49-year-old rocker, who originally owned up to...

Bay City Roller Pleads Not Guilty

LATEST: BAY CITY ROLLERS frontman LES McKEOWN has pleaded not guilty to drink-driving and other offences in a London court today (15JUL04). The LOVE ME LIKE I LOVE YOU singer - whose pop band...

Rollers Frontman In Court

Former BAY CITY ROLLERS frontman LES McKEOWN will appear in court later today (15JUL04) charged with drink driving offences. The LOVE ME LIKE I LOVE YOU singer says he "regrets" the incident which took...

Bay City Rollers' Swindled Out Of Millions

Former BAY CITY ROLLERS frontman LES McKEOWN has hit out at the group's ex-manager - claiming he conned them out of millions. The Scottish-born singer, 48, believes the group's former manager TAM PATON...

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