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Kaiser Chiefs Want Guitars In The Charts

7th February 2012

Kaiser Chiefs want a new band to "rejuvenate British guitar music."The 'I Predict a Riot' group are hoping a new group can get people listening to traditional bands again.Guitarist Andrew White told the Gainsborough Standard...

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Matt Helders Regrets Arctic Monkeys Album Title

1st February 2012

Arctic Monkeys rocker Matt Helders regrets naming their 2011 album Suck It And See after fans and critics in the U.S. mistook the title for a reference to a sex act.The Fluorescent Adolescent hitmakers used...

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Arctic Monkeys Lead The Field With Seven Nominations At Nme Awards

31st January 2012

Arctic Monkeys have repeated their 2010 feat of being nominated in seven categories at the NME Awards. They will, no doubt, be hoping to take home more than one statuette, though, which was the end...

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Arctic Monkeys Lead Nme Awards Nominations

31st January 2012

British rockers the Arctic Monkeys look set to lead this year's (12) Nme Awards in Britain after landing seven nominations on Monday (30Jan12).The Fluorescent Adolescent hitmakers are in the running for the coveted Best British...

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Arctic Monkeys Rule Out European Gigs

25th January 2012

Arctic Monkeys won't be playing any European festivals this summer.The British rockers will be appearing at Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, California in April but don't think they'll be playing any other...

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Radiohead And Snoop Dogg Headline Coachella

10th January 2012

Radiohead, Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre and The Black Keys will headline this year's Coachella festival. The annual event - which traditionally kicks off the festival season - will be held in the desert near...

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Coachella Line Up 2012: At The Drive-in Make Their Return

10th January 2012

Coachella announced its line-up for 2012 on Monday (January 9, 2012), naming the likes of The Kaiser Chiefs, Noel Gallagher and The Hives among its three-day bill to take place firstly between April 13th to...

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Coachella Line-up Boasts Radiohead, Dr Dre, The Black Keys

10th January 2012

The line up for the 2012 Coachella Festival has been announced. Radiohead, The Black Keys and Dr Dre & Snoop Dogg have been confirmed as the festival headliners. This year, for the first time, the...

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Arctic Monkeys Blunder New Year's Eve Celebration In Australia

4th January 2012

British rockers the Arctic Monkeys suffered an embarrassing moment at midnight on New Year's Eve (31Dec11) - because they didn't realise they were supposed to countdown to 2012 at an Australian festival.The band left the...

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The Last Shadow Puppets Confirm New Album

3rd January 2012

Miles Kane has confirmed The Last Shadow Puppets will release another album.The 'Inhaler' hitmaker admitted he and Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner may even produce a record from their side project- whose 2008 LP 'the...

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Breakthrough Stars Of 2011

24th December 2011

Nicki MinajThe singer / rapper with as many alter-egos as she has wigs really started hitting the headlines in 2011. In January, she appeared on Saturday Night Live and the following week, her album Pink...

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Alex Turner's Worries Over Arctic Monkeys' Singles

20th December 2011

Rocker Alex Turner is worried the Arctic Monkeys may never achieve another hit single as the charts have become "a different landscape" since they released their debut track I Bet You Look Good On The...

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Arctic Monkeys Forgotten How To Write Hits

20th December 2011

Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner has "forgotten" how to write a chart hit. The group scored five top five hits the UK between 2005 and 2007 - including number one 'I Bet You Look Good...

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Matt Helders Learning To Play Guitar

18th December 2011

Arctic Monkeys' Matt Helders is learning to play the guitar. The drummer is taking some time off from touring and recording over the festive period, and is planning to devote some time to learning a...

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Foo Fighters & Bjork To Headline First Lollapalooza Brazil

21st November 2011

The Foo Fighters, Bjork and the Arctic Monkeys will headline the first ever Lollapalooza Brazil festival in April (12).The three acts will join festival boss Perry Farrell's Jane's Addiction, Mgmt, TV on The Radio, Joan...

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The Vaccines Singer Stops Partying To Save Voice

18th November 2011

The Vaccines singer Justin Young says it is "game over" if he damages his voice further.The 'If You Wanna' hitmaker has struggled with his voice over the last year and had three operations for haemorrhages...

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Mary J. Blige To Stream Free Show

17th November 2011

Mary J. Blige will live stream a show from Los Angeles ahead of the launch of her latest album. The Grammy award-winning singer has collaborated with director Adam Shankman to broadcast a concert on her...

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Jeff Beck Envies Modern Songwriters

11th November 2011

Jeff Beck is "jealous" of the Arctic Monkeys, Adele and Radiohead's songwriting abilities. The 67-year-old guitarist is envious of many current artists because he claims he doesn't know how to write popular songs in the...

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Homesick Alex Turner Wrote Tracks About U.k.

4th November 2011

Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner packed dozens of references to his native U.K. on the band's latest album because he was homesick while living in the U.S.The Fluorescent Adolescent hitmakers headed to Los Angeles last...

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Arctic Monkeys Would Let Miles Kane Join

3rd November 2011

Arctic Monkeys would let Miles Kane join the band "in a second".The 'Suck it and See' group have had a long association with solo artist Miles - who collaborated with frontman Alex Turner on their...

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Alex Turner Wants Anonymity After Chung Split

2nd November 2011

Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner has vowed to keep out of the gossip columns following his high-profile split from Mtv presenter Alexa Chung.The British rocker and former model Chung ended their four-year relationship in July...

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The Things They Say 23340

2nd November 2011

"I should have wrote songs with less words in." Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner struggles to remember his complex lyrics to the band's tracks.

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Alex Turner Remembers Savile At London Concert

31st October 2011

Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner took time out of the band's show in London on Saturday (29Oct11) to remember beloved British TV legend Jimmy Savile, who passed away earlier that day.The former Top of the...

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The Things They Say 23280

27th October 2011

"When we all went to the barbers in Austin (Texas) I said, 'Just give me that Gene Vincent mate'. Once you've got it you sort of have to listen to rock 'n' roll. And it's...

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Alex Turner Hates Arctic Monkeys' Name

27th October 2011

Alex Turner hates Arctic Monkeys' name.The group's singer says the moniker is "bad" and should make people realise that it was the first time he or his bandmates had formed a band.He said: "This is...

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Rizzle Kicks' Onstage Underwear Antics

26th October 2011

Rizzle Kicks love it when women throw their bras at them. The 'When I was a Youngster' duo – made up of Jordan 'Rizzle' Stephens and Harley 'Sylvester' Alexander-Sule - were amazed when fans started...

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Coldplay Named Best Act At The Q Awards

24th October 2011

Coldplay have been named Best Act in the World Today.The 'Mylo Xyloto' band beat off competition from the likes of Muse, Arcade Fire, Kasabian, Arctic Monkeys and U2 to take the coveted honour at this...

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Alexa Chung's Terrifying Clothes Room

14th October 2011

Alexa Chung has a "terror room" of clothes.The 27-year-old beauty spends much of her time working in the US, but back in her home in the UK she has a space so full of outfits...

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Adele Tipped For Glory At Independent Music Awards

13th October 2011

Singing sensation Adele will go head-to-head with the Arctic Monkeys and Friendly Fires at the upcoming Independent Music Awards after landing two top nominations.The British star's sophomore record 21 has been tipped for the Best...

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Arctic Monkeys Frontman Falls Out With Dancefloor

13th October 2011

Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner once "fell out" with the group's biggest hit 'I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor'.The singer now enjoys performing the track - which was released in 2005 and became...

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