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11th February 2014

Former The Libertines and Dirty Pretty Things rocker Carl Barat has received more than 1,000 applications from hopeful musicians eager...

Dirty Pretty Things Reunite Onstage

27th March 2012

British rockers Dirty Pretty Things have reunited onstage in London more than three years since splitting up.The band was formed...

Pete Doherty Says Carl Doesn't Trust Him

14th May 2011

Pete Doherty claims his Libertines bandmate Carl Barat doesn't trust him anymore. The future of the 'Time for Heroes' band...

The Libertines Have 'No Future'

11th May 2011

Carl Barat says there is "no future" for The Libertines. The 'What a Waster' group ignited fans hopes of a...

Carl Barat's Break-up Songs

15th October 2010

Carl Barat's solo album is a "break-up" record.The 'Can't Stand Me Now' singer says his self-titled LP was written to...

Pete Doherty To Sing For Carl

20th August 2010

Pete Doherty is set to sing on Carl Barat's debut solo album.The pair recently reunited their band, The Libertines -...

Carl Barat Announces Solo Album

12th August 2010

Carl Barat has announced the details of his debut solo album. The Libertines co-frontman - who is to play the...

Klaxons Recruit Dirty Pretty Things Guitarist

4th June 2010

British dance punk act KLAXONS have recruited former DIRTY PRETTY THINGS guitarist ANTHONY ROSSOMANDO following the break-up of CARL BARAT's...

The Libertines Reform For Reading

29th March 2010

The Libertines are reforming to headline the Reading and Leeds Festivals.The cult British indie group - fronted by Carl Barat...

Carl Barat's Artistic Freedom

26th February 2010

Carl Barat's record label doesn't care if his new album sells well.The former Libertines and Dirty Pretty Things rocker is...

Carl Barat's 'Naked' Album

20th January 2010

Carl Barat's solo album has a "naked" sound. The former Libertines frontman wants the collection of songs to be a...

Carl Barat Happy To Go It Alone

16th October 2009

Carl Barat prefers being a solo artist.The former Libertines and Dirty Pretty Things frontman is currently working on his debut...

Smooth Jon Mcclure

12th October 2009

Jon McClure wants to be called "Photobooth Man."The Reverend and the Makers frontman was amazed at the ease in which...

The Libertines 2010 Return

20th August 2009

The Libertines will perform at festivals next year.Former co-frontman Pete Doherty says he has convinced ex-bandmates John Hassall, who played...

Babyshambles' Slow Progress

20th May 2009

Babyshambles are slowly working on a new album.The rockers' attempts to return to the studio to record a third LP...

First Instigate Debate Event Attracts Musicians And Politicians

27th March 2009

A London pub was recently the venue for a discussion between former London mayor Ken Livingstone and a host of...

The Things They Say 11229

13th February 2009

"I don't really want to do (British TV shows) Holby City or The Bill. I'd rather do a film, or...

Pirates Director To Take Online Role-playing To Movies

17th December 2008

Director Gore Verbinski is to turn a news article about online role-playing into a film, reports claim.According to Variety, the...

The Things They Say 10368

27th November 2008

"I've had enough of democracy and sharing - I want to be a selfish b**tard for a while!" Former THE...

Barat Recovering From Pneumonia

27th October 2008

Former DIRTY PRETTY THINGS star CARL BARAT is recovering from a bout of pneumonia. The singer, previously of The Libertines,...

Fascinating Fact 6188

18th October 2008

Disbanding British rockers DIRTY PRETTY THINGS are making their final gig a charitable one - the band, fronted by former...

The Things They Say 9738

2nd October 2008

"It has just run its course a little bit. I think we all want to get on with other things,...

Glasvegas Rocker Blames Barat For Missed Show

2nd October 2008

LATEST: GLASVEGAS frontman JAMES ALLAN has blamed former DIRTY PRETTY THINGS star CARL BARAT for the visa problems which forced...

Dirty Pretty Things Split

1st October 2008

British rockers DIRTY PRETTY THINGS have split up after three years together. The band, formed in 2005 following the break-up...

Dirty Pretty Things Announce Surprise Split

1st October 2008

Dirty Pretty Things have confirmed they are to split after three years together.The indie band, fronted by Carl Barat, formed...

New Movie Role For Barat

29th September 2008

DIRTY PRETTY THINGS frontman CARL BARAT enjoyed his recent stint as an actor so much, he's plotting a return to...

Barat's Illness 'Good For Band'

11th August 2008

DIRTY PRETTY THINGS bassist Didz Hammond has said that frontman Carl Bart's recent illness was beneficial to the band.Barat was...

Carl Barat Talks New Album

18th July 2008

Carl Barat has been talking about the forthcoming DIRTY PRETTY THINGS album and his planned collaboration with MARK RONSON.The former...

Barat: 'Libertines Won't Reunite'

14th July 2008

DIRTY PRETTY THINGS frontman CARL BARAT has ruled out a LIBERTINES reunion, because he is too busy. The British rocker...

Mark Ronson To Auction Nme Award

9th July 2008

MARK RONSON has pledged to auction his NME award after the magazine gave him a bad review for his Glastonbury...

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