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Peter Hook Blasts Bernard Sumner

Peter Hook has branded Bernard Sumner "a t**t".The former bandmates have been engaged in a public feud since the bassist quit New Order in 2007 but Peter insists they have no plans to bury the...

New Order Held Ian Curtis Seance

British rockers New Order held a seance to contact the spirit of their late bandmate Ian Curtis in the hope he could tell them where to locate their stolen equipment after a theft.The World in...

Rap Fan Gwyneth Paltrow

Gwyneth Paltrow knows every word to classic rap track 'F**k Tha Police'.The Oscar-winning actress - who is married to Coldplay frontman Chris Martin - has revealed she is a huge fan of hip-hop music and...

Noel Gallagher Backs Manchester Music Hall Of Fame

Noel Gallagher is backing a project to build a musical Hall of Fame in Manchester.Plans to build a venue which would house memorabilia from Manchester artists both past and present as well as a live...

George Michael Plans New Single And Tour

George Michael has finished work on his new single 'Every Other Lover In The World'.The 47-year-old star - who recently released a cover of New Order track 'True Faith' in aid of the British Comic...

Peter Hook Defends Unknown Pleasures Tour

Joy Division bassist Peter Hook doesn't understand why he has been criticised for playing the group's famous tracks with his new band. The British musician has been performing the band's debut album 'Unknown Pleasures' around...

George Michael Records New Order Cover For Comic Relief

George Michael has revamped New Order's True Faith hit to help raise cash for charity.The track will be Michael's first new release since his walking free from jail in October (10). The Careless Whisper star...

George Michael To Release New Order Charity Cover

George Michael is releasing a new single, 'True Faith', for Comic Relief.The 'Carless Whisper' singer has recorded a version the 1987 New Order single for the UK charity, the proceeds of which will go to...

Tinie Tempah And Arcade Fire Triumph At Brits

Tinie Tempah and Arcade Fire both scooped two trophies at tonight's (15.02.11) BRIT Awards.Rapper Tinie took home British Breakthrough Act and British Single for his debut track 'Pass Out' – both of which were voted...

Godlike Genius Dave Grohl

Dave Grohl is to be crowned a Godlike Genius.The Foo Fighters frontman and former Nirvana drummer will be handed the accolade in London next month at music magazine NME's annual awards ceremony.Upon hearing he will...

Peter Hook Re-recording Joy Division Songs

Joy Division bassist Peter Hook is re-recording four of the band's songs.The British musician - who has recently been playing the group's 'Unknown Pleasures' album live in its entirety - is remaking the tracks with...

Stars Take Aim At Cowell Over Talent Shows

British rock stars including NEW ORDER's BERNARD SUMNER and SUEDE frontman BRETT ANDERSON have joined SIR ELTON JOHN in taking aim at SIMON COWELL's hit TV talent show THE X FACTOR.Sir Elton provoked a terse...

Hook Signs Gabriel Up For New Tv Talent Search

Former NEW ORDER and JOY DIVISION star PETER HOOK is spearheading a new TV talent search in Britain.The bass player will host new show The Source at his Manchester, England club The Factory with Peter...

Tv Reporters In Afghanistan Decry New Pentagon Policy

The Rolling Stone interview with former Afghan Commander Stanley McChrystal might well be described as a watershed incident in the war, but the Pentagon now seems determined to ensure that no such incident is ever...

Duran Duran To Record Soccer Song

Duran Duran are set to record an unofficial World Cup song for the England soccer team.The group - made up of Simon Le Bon, Nick Rhodes, John Taylor and Roger Taylor - have approached the...

Peter Hook Resisted Djing

Peter Hook took much convincing to become a DJ as he saw them as "arrogant, overpaid t***s".The Joy Division and New Order bassist "valiantly resisted" playing other people's records in clubs because he didn't understand...

Bernard Sumner Annoyed At Past

Bernard Sumner said he sometimes finds it "annoying" that he was in Joy Division.The guitarist with the cult band - who suffered a tragic end when their singer Ian Curtis killed himself in 1980 -...

Hook To Talk About Musical Past On Tour

British rocker PETER HOOK is to reveal all about his time with JOY DIVISION and NEW ORDER on a new spoken-word tour.The bass player has unveiled a 16-date U.K. tour, dubbed Peter Hook: An Evening...

Muse Want To Rock Olympics

Muse and The Horrors want to record the anthem for the 2012 London Olympics. Horrors rocker Rhys Webb has revealed he and his bandmate Tom Cowen have written a track for the prestigious sporting event...

Bad Lieutenant Resolve Visa Issues For New Tour

Former NEW ORDER star BERNARD SUMNER's new group BAD LIEUTENANT are looking forward to their upcoming U.S. tour after finally resolving work visa issues which forced them to postpone the shows.The band, which also features...

Music God Paul Weller

Paul Weller will be named Godlike Genius at this year's NME Awards. The musician - who was a key figure in the Mod revival movement of the 70s in Britain - will receive the annually...

Bad Lieutenant Cancel U.s. Tour

Former NEW ORDER star BERNARD SUMNER's new group BAD LIEUTENANT have been forced to scrap their upcoming U.S. tour after failing to secure work visas.The band, which also features Phil Cunningham and Jake Evans, were...

Peter Hook Blasts Madonna

Peter Hook thinks Madonna is "horrible" and "like a Black Widow" spider.The former New Order and Joy Division bassist told Absolute Radio he met the star on the night of her first British concert -...

Take That's Soccer Song

Take That are set to record the official World Cup song for the England soccer team.The 'Greatest Day' hitmakers - Gary Barlow, Mark Owen, Jason Orange and Howard Donald - are in talks with the...

Peter Hook's Freebass Favours

Peter Hook couldn't find a singer for Freebass so asked his famous friends to take it in turns.When the former New Order bassist - who has teamed up with Stone Roses bassist Mani and Andy...

Beckham Missed Out On Rap Cameo

Soccer superstar DAVID BECKHAM was lined up to rap on a song by NEW ORDER - but was dumped in favour of U.K. TV presenters ANT & DEC.The Los Angeles Galaxy player agreed to provide...

Bernard Sumner In Shark Attack

Bernard Sumner was attacked by a 30ft shark while sailing.The former New Order star said the terrifying incident, which happened just off the coast of Scotland in August, was his "hairiest moment" in 25 years...

Sumner's Terror Over Jaws Drama

NEW ORDER star BERNARD SUMNER was left fearing for his life after his luxury yacht almost sank when a shark rammed it.The Blue Monday hitmaker was sailing off the coast of Scotland with his family...

Hook's Book To Tell All About The Hacienda

Former NEW ORDER bassist PETER HOOK is writing a new book about the rise and fall of the iconic Hacienda nightclub the band once owned.Hook, his bandmates and their bosses at record label Factory founded...

Sumner: 'New Order Was No Fun"

Rocker BERNARD SUMNER has nailed the coffin shut on his former band NEW ORDER, revealing he never had much fun recording with PETER HOOK.The group split in 2007 but fans continue to hope Hook and...

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