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The Rentals Are Back With Members Of The Black Keys And Lucius [Listen]

By Holly Williams | 9th September 2014

Newly signed to Polyvinyl Records, Matt Sharp's pop supergroup The Rentals are back after fifteen years with a new line-up featuring The Black Keys' Patrick Carney and their brand new album 'Lost In Alphaville'.The Rentals...

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Reviews: Lana Del Rey, The Concept, Hits Her Stride With "Ultraviolence"

By Victoria Pavlova | 17th June 2014

Lana Del Rey’s sophomore album (post-transformation, that is), Ultraviolence, is finally out after some questionable promotional tactics. The album is now up for the top spot in the iTunes chart and LDR has her work...

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Lana Del Rey And Dan Auerbach's 'Ultraviolence' Conceived In New York Strip Club

By Elinor Cosgrave | 13th June 2014

Lana Del Rey and The Black Keys' guitarist and vocalist Dan Auerbach have decided to work together after enjoying each other's company in an unusual location - a strip club. Lana Del Rey and Dan...

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Jack White Apologises For Black Keys & Meg White Rolling Stone Comments

By Elinor Cosgrave | 1st June 2014

Jack White, the former frontman of The White Stripes, has apologised for the seemingly insensitive comments he made in an interview with Rolling Stone magazine. White is the cover of June's Rolling Stone magazine and...

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A Week In News: Havoc As 'Godzilla' And Kardashians Unleashed On Unsuspecting Cities

By Lauren James | 23rd May 2014

Cannes Continues: We're nearly at the end of the second week of the Cannes Film Festival and have been mentally noting which new movies have soared or been scorched at the hands of critics. Map...

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The Black Keys Give Michael Jackson A Chart Attack After Angry Tirade

By Lauren James | 22nd May 2014

The Black Keys have earned their first number one album, Turn Blue, having outsold Michael Jackson's posthumous release Xscape by just 7,000 copies in the US. Meanwhile, the rock duo's lead single 'Fever' has managed...

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Experience Sun, Sand And Sensational Sounds At Hangout Festival 2014

By Holly Williams | 16th May 2014

Alabama's sun-soaked, sold-out Hangout Music Fest begins officially today (May 16th 2014) following yesterday's kick-off party - and there's almost too much fun to take in.Set against the glorious backdrop of Gulf Shores' pure white...

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"Ultraviolence" Cover Revealed. Yep, That's Definitely Lana Del Rey

By Victoria Pavlova | 16th May 2014

Lana Del Rey’s upcoming album hasn’t really matched the buzz of her debut record so far. Things might be about to change, however, with the reveal of the cover art for Ultraviolence. Along with the...

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Glastonbury Line-up Confirmed: Elbow, Kasabian, Arcade Fire, Jack White...And Who Else?

By Lauren James | 4th April 2014

After months of speculation, the official line-up has been confirmed for the 2014 Glastonbury Festival, which will be held from the 27th to the 29th June this year. The festival tweeted this year's snazzy line-up...

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Black Keys' Patrick Carney Changes Stage Name To Justin Bieber?

By Michael West | 18th February 2013

The most bizarre celebrity feud of the year is heating up, with The Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney seemingly having a little fun with Justin Bieber's devoted online followers. In case you hadn't heard, Carney...

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Black Keys V Justin Bieber Heats Up! Patrick Carney Twitter ‘Turns Into’ Bieber

By Jack de Aguilar | 17th February 2013

One of the more unlikely celebrity rivalries – between Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney and Justin Bieber – has taken an even more unexpected turn. Carney has overhauled his Twitter page, including his name, to...

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Why Did The Black Keys Make Mumford And Sons Cry At The Grammys?

By Hayley Avron | 14th February 2013

It wasn’t only Justin Bieber that the Black Keys had in tears on the evening of the Grammys, it would appear. Mumford & Sons’ bass player Ted Dwayne found himself in tears that night too....

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Who Behaved Worse? Justin Bieber Or Black Keys Drummer Patrick Carney?

By Hayley Avron | 13th February 2013

Now, you’d think that 32 year-old Patrick Carney would have thought better of dissing a teenager in public. It’s not very befitting of a grown man, insulting someone nearly half their age. No matter how...

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A Week In News: Bieber Slams The Black Keys, Chris Brown Stays Seated, Alec Baldwin To Become A Father!

By Michael West | 13th February 2013

The Black Keys Rub Bieber Up The Wrong Way, Katy Perry 'Hangs Out' At The Grammys And Steve Martin Becomes A Dad At 67Bieber Rattles The Keys! In perhaps the most bizarre celebrity feud...

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Justin Bieber Fans Send Death Threats To Black Keys Drummer Patrick Carney

By Michael West | 13th February 2013

Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney has received a wave of abuse from disgruntled fans of Justin Bieber, following the musician's remarks about Bieber's Grammys snub. In fairness to Carney, the musician was collared by TMZ...

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Is Justin Bieber Capable Of Slapping The Black Keys Drummer Around?

By Michael West | 13th February 2013

Justin, Justin, Justin. You've got your rapper friends, you've got a couple of million bucks in the bank, but it's been a bad week for you bro. After failing to earn a Grammy nod, young...

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Dan Auerbach Divorce Announced After The Black Keys Triumph At Grammys

By Jack de Aguilar | 12th February 2013

How would you celebrate your Grammys triumph? We like to think we'd have all our friends for a big after party (easy on the alcohol and NO drugs, of course). The Black Keys star Dan...

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The Black Keys Wins Four Grammys And Tell Bieber He's No Right To Feel Snubbed

By Contributor | 11th February 2013

The Black Keys should’ve been pleased as punch after winning four awards at the Grammys last night (February 10, 2013), but for drummer Patrick Carney he seemed to just be relieved that it was all...

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55th Grammys Preview: 'Music's Biggest Night' Wont Fail To Impress

By Lorna Greville  | 8th February 2013

Annually, the Grammys is one of the biggest events for music across America and in Europe. In fact, it has dubbed itself 'music's biggest night'. Celebrating the best in pop, hiphop, soul, R&B and much...

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Grammy 2013 Winners Predictions: Frank Ocean And The Black Keys Set To Ruin Fun?

By Contributor | 7th February 2013

An Adele-less Grammy Awards makes for a wide open field in 2013, with many pondering whose going to step up and fill the void that the all-conquering British singer filled last year. From considered opinions...

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Taylor Swift Stars In The New Promo For The Grammys

By Joe Wilde | 11th January 2013

The first promotional clip for the upcoming Grammy Awards has been released via ETOnline, with country-pop starlet Taylor Swift taking a staring role in the first look at the music awards.Only a minute long, the...

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Weighty Line-up Announced For The Grammys; Rihanna, Taylor Swift And Fun Set To Play

By Contributor | 9th January 2013

To say that the Grammys have attracted a star-studded line-up is a bit like saying there might be a couple of handy actors knocking around the Oscars next month. However, once again it is the...

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50th Anniversary Rolling Stones Gig Highlights

By Victoria Pavlova | 16th December 2012

Last night’s 50th anniversary gig at the Prudential Center in Newark saw The Rolling Stones still very much at the top of their game, as the band performed some of their greatest hits and collaborated...

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Fun Times For Fun. As They Nab Six Grammy Nominations

By Jack de Aguilar | 6th December 2012

Fun.'s dominance of the Grammy awards was mooted even before the nominations were announced, but steering clear of speculation, the band weren't listening to any of that, preferring to wait for the real thing."People told...

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Grammy Nominations 2013: Who Will Win? Who Should Win?

By Hayley Avron | 6th December 2012

The nominations for the 55th Grammy Award Nominations in 2013 have officially been announced by the award's organisers. Here’s a run down of some of the main awards, and our tips for Grammy's Glory.Album Of...

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Pictures: The Black Keys European Tour Calls Into Lisbon With The Maccabees In Tow

By Contributor | 28th November 2012

The Black Keys playing Lisbon last night (November 27)An old-school type of success story, The Black Keys' rise to prominence has been solely down to hard work and a lot of gigging, the band putting...

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Foo Fighters And Neil Young Perform Together At A Concert In New York City's Central Park

By Michael West | 1st October 2012

Mid-set, alongside Crazy Horse, Neil Young announced that “We’re joining forces up here,” just as Foo Fighter's Dave Grohl and Dan Auerbach graced the stage to collaborate with Young on an adrenaline and feedback...

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Neil Young And Foo Fighters Lead Central Park Poverty Awareness Concert

By Hayley Avron | 1st October 2012

Neil Young and Foo Fighters were among the star attractions at Saturday night’s Global Citizen Festival in Central Park. The concert was held in order to raise awareness about issues surrounding poverty and according to...

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Neil Young, The Foo Fighters And The Black Keys Join-up For Central Park Gig

By Joe Wilde | 30th September 2012

Central Park in New York set the stage for a rock triple threat in the shape of Neil Young, The Foo Fighters and The Black Keys, all of whom banded together for a benefit mini-fest,...

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Ke$ha Had Sexual Experience With A Ghost?

By Michael West | 28th September 2012

Kesha claims she once had a sexual experience with a ghost. The 25-year-old pop star was speaking on KIIS FM about the inspiration and ideas behind her spooky new song ‘Supernatural’. The single is the...

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