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Elbow Fans U2

2nd May 2011

U2 are looking forward to seeing Elbow perform at Glastonbury. The legendary 'With or Without You' rockers are headlining the British festival on June 24 and are hoping to get the chance to see one...

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Glastonbury Festival Releases Full Line Up

14th April 2011

Glastonbury festival has today (14.04.11) announced its full festival line up, confirming U2, Coldplay and Beyonce Knowles as this year's headliners.The festival confirmed the line-ups for 15 stages which will run over the three main...

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Elbow Living Their Dream

13th March 2011

Elbow are living a "dream come true".The 'Grounds for Divorce' hitmakers have won a string of accolades - including the Mercury Prize and two BRIT Awards - sold thousands of records and performed to sell-out...

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Elbow Too Busy 'Messing' To Rehearse

10th March 2011

Elbow find it hard to concentrate on rehearsing for their tour because they are always "messing about".Guy Garvey - the Manchester-based group's frontman - admitted while the 'One Day Like This' hitmakers used to be...

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Elbow Happy To Be Liked

7th March 2011

Elbow never want to make an "inaccessible" album.The 'Neat Little Rows' group saw their last LP, 2008's 'The Seldom-Seen Kid' win a string of awards and knew it would be "churlish" to turn their backs...

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Guy Garvey's Album Anxiety Dreams

4th March 2011

British rocker Guy Garvey suffers "anxiety dreams" ahead of every Elbow release, because he's so convinced his albums will flop.The band is releasing its fifth studio record, Build a Rocket Boys!, in the U.K. on...

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Elbow Think Men Should Say They Love Each Other More

28th February 2011

Elbow don't think enough men tell their friends they love them.Frontman Guy Garvey was surprised when he was told the line "love you mate," in his song 'Friend Of Ours' - about a close pal...

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Pete Turner's Cover-up After Bathroom Accident

24th February 2011

ELBOW bassist PETE TURNER was forced to wear his guitar extra-low for the band's new promo - to hide a damp patch after he soiled his pants.The musician headed for a bathroom break before the...

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Pj Harvey To Receive Top Nme Honour

8th February 2011

PJ Harvey will be presented with the Teenage Cancer Trust Outstanding Contribution To Music prize at the NME Awards.The British singer-songwriter - who won the Mercury Prize in 2001 - will receive the evening's top...

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Katie Price Slams 'Publicity-seeking' Andre

7th February 2011

Katie Price has attacked ex-husband Peter Andre for "publicity" seeking after stories about a burn on their three-year-old daughter were revealed. Lawyers had been called in after Peter failed to get an adequate explanation for...

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Karl Lagerfeld Changes Style For Tv

25th January 2011

Karl Lagerfeld has changed his iconic black suit to a blue outfit because it looks better on television.The German fashion designer - who is well known for his love of high collared shirts teamed with...

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Elbow Return To Debut Sound

17th January 2011

Elbow see their new album as a return to their roots.The Mercury Prize winning group will release the record 'Build a Rocket Boys' later this year but rather than try to move away from their...

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Karl Lagerfeld Supports Emmanuelle Alt

11th January 2011

Karl Lagerfeld thinks Emmanuelle Alt will blossom in her new role at French Vogue.The Chanel designer says he is a fan of the 41-year-old - who was recently named as the publication's new editor-in-chief -...

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Elbow Name Album 'Build A Rocket Boys'

22nd December 2010

Elbow have named their new album 'Build A Rocket Boys'.The English indie group have announced the title of the follow up to their Mercury Prize winning 2008 album 'The Seldom Seen Kid', which they recorded...

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Garvey Fuming Over Gig 'Rip Offs'

14th October 2010

ELBOW star GUY GARVEY is calling for better regulation of gigs to stop unscrupulous promoters "ripping off" young bands.The singer admits his group fell victim to many scams when they were first starting out in...

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The Xx Win Mercury Prize

7th September 2010

The XX have won the Barclaycard Mercury Prize. The band, from London, scooped the annual prize for the best UK album tonight (07.09.10), picked by an industry panel, beating Paul Weller, who was bookmaker’s favourite...

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Garvey Tips Kloot For Mercury Triumph

7th September 2010

ELBOW frontman GUY GARVEY has tipped I AM KLOOT to scoop the prestigious Mercury Prize on Tuesday night (07Sep10).The British rockers took home the highly-regarded industry award in 2008 for their album The Seldom Seen...

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Elbow Working On 'Lippy Kids'

24th August 2010

The working title of Elbow's new album is 'Lippy Kids'.The British indie band are presently working on the follow up to their breakthrough album 'The Seldom Seen Kid' and frontman Guy Garvey said the working...

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Kristen Bell Joins Ballet Comedy

16th August 2010

Kristen Bell has been cast in indie ballet comedy 'Dance of the Mirlitons'.The 'Forgetting Sarah Marshall' star is to play the pushy mother of a slightly overweight ballerina, who will stop at nothing to achieve...

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Massive Attack's Different New Album

6th July 2010

Massive Attack's upcoming album could be "completely different" to 'Heligoland'.Robert Del Naja - who is one half of the 'Teardrop' electronica duo - explained while their last LP saw them collaborating with musicians they have...

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Blur Are Glastonbury's Best

24th June 2010

Blur's headlining slot at Glastonbury last year has been voted the best performance at the festival in 40 years.BBC 6 Music radio presenter Lauren Laverne revealed the British indie group - which consists of Damon...

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Kelly Osbourne's London Luke Surprise

6th April 2010

Kelly Osbourne flew to London to surprise her fiance.The presenter had spent six weeks away from Luke Worrall because of work commitments, but missed him so much she arranged a secret trip to the English...

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Elbow Backs Pink Floyd Court Battle

18th March 2010

ELBOW frontman GUY GARVEY is delighted PINK FLOYD won a battle with music label bosses over online record sales - insisting the rockers were right to fight for the "integrity" of their albums.The Wall hitmakers...

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Radiohead And Elbow Donate To Charity

27th November 2009

British rockers RADIOHEAD and ELBOW are helping to raise money for a landmine charity by auctioning off music memorabilia.The bands have donated a host of items, including autographed artwork from Radiohead's 2000 album Kid A...

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Garvey's Shame Over Failed Record Deal

16th November 2009

Singer GUY GARVEY was left red-faced when ELBOW's first record deal fell through - because he had to return to the same state benefits office he had boasted about leaving.Garvey was delighted when the group...

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Fascinating Fact 8186

20th October 2009

RUFUS WAINWRIGHT will take the stage with stars including BOY GEORGE, ED HARCOURT and ELBOW frontman GUY GARVEY at his upcoming Christmas concert in London. A Not So Silent Night will take place at the...

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Elbow Lose Gear Over The Atlantic

24th July 2009

British rockers ELBOW were left in a tight spot before a gig in Los Angeles on Thursday (22Jul09), after the group's gear was lost on the flight over from the U.K.The group jetted from England...

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Coldplay & Elbow Dominate Ivor Novello Awards

21st May 2009

British bands COLDPLAY and ELBOW have walked away with the top song honours at this year's (09) Ivor Novello Awards in Britain. Coldplay scooped Best Selling British Song for Viva La Vida at the prestigious ceremony...

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Elbow & Dizzee Rascal Stand Against Music Torture

15th May 2009

British acts ELBOW and DIZZEE RASCAL are taking part in a silent protest to call for the end of the reported use of music as interrogation method by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). The rockers and...

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Little-known Warehouse Worker Lands Ivor Novello Nomination

21st April 2009

ELBOW, THE LAST SHADOW PUPPETS and little-known singer/songwriter NICHOLAS HEMMING are in the running to claim this year's (09) Ivor Novello Award for Song of The Year in London. Hemming's The Last of The Melting Snow...

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