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Krist Novoselic To Perform Nevermind In Full

18th August 2011

Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic will perform the band's classic 'Nevermind' album in full. The 46-year-old rocker will join forces with the likes of Seattle bands Campfire OK, the Long Winters, Visqueen, the Fastbacks and Vaporland...

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Justin Bieber: The Street

18th August 2011

Justin Bieber had a street named after him in Forney, Texas. The town's Main Street was renamed Justin Bieber Way by Caroline Gonzalez, 11, who had won a competition to become mayor for the day....

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Locomotives' Bloody Concert

12th August 2011

Locomotives weirdest show had "fake blood coming out the walls". The 'Carnival' band have played all over the country, but their strangest experience came when they played at a festival in Manchester, northern England. Bass...

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Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds Limit Oasis Songs For Live Dates

9th August 2011

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds will only play "maybe four" Oasis songs live. The guitarist will revisit the back catalogue of his former band - which split up in 2009, after a falling out between...

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Foo Fighters Close Lollapalooza In The Rain

8th August 2011

Rockers Foo Fighters braved a torrential rainstorm to close the 2011 Lollapalooza festival in Chicago, Illinois on Sunday (07Aug11).After a weekend of mostly sunny weather, the sky opened on Sunday evening, soaking fans at Grant...

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Krist Novoselic Puts Dave Grohl In Nirvana

4th August 2011

Krist Novoselic makes Dave Grohl feel like he's in Nirvana again. The Foo Fighters frontman feels his former bandmate still carries the "soul" of their previous group - which was brought to an end by...

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Angry Dave Grohl Throws Unruly Fan Out Of Concert

12th July 2011

Foo Fighters rocker Dave Grohl publicly threw an unruly fan out of the band's London gig on Monday (11Jul11) after he started a fight with a fellow concertgoer.The hitmakers were performing at the iTunes Festival...

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Dave Grohl: 'Studio Technology Is Ruining Rock'

8th July 2011

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl is convinced music technology is ruining rock 'n' roll because fancy studio production creates records which lack "personality".The former Nirvana drummer decided to shun modern recording techniques during the making...

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Foo Fighters Play Star-studded U.k. Shows

4th July 2011

The Foo Fighters gave fans an extra special treat during a pair of U.K. gigs over the weekend (02-03Jul11) by inviting stars including Alice Cooper, Roger Taylor, John Paul Jones and Seasick Steve on stage...

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Dave Grohl Plays Teen Spirit For The First Time In 17 Years

28th June 2011

Foo Fighters star Dave Grohl has revealed he and former Nirvana bandmate Krist Novoselic performed their Smells Like Teen Spirit hit for the first time in 17 years during a recent studio get together.The rocker...

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The Killers Proud To Rock Obama

24th June 2011

The Killers star Ronnie Vannucci Jr. says performing for President Barack Obama has been the highlight of his career.The musician and his bandmates - singer Brandon Flowers, guitarist Dave Keuning and bassist Mark Stoermer -...

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Foo Fighters' Comedy Tour Rider Revealed

15th June 2011

Foo Fighters have shown off their sense of humour in a tour rider packed full of jokes as well as a colouring book and activity guide to amuse bored production staff.The rider, produced for the...

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Kasabian Rock Isle Of Wight

13th June 2011

Kasabian closed the Isle of Wight Festival in style last night (12.06.11).The British band ended their headline slot by blasting out 2009 single 'Fire' to more than 70,000 rain-soaked fans, and entertained the crowd with...

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Kate Moss Ends Hen Party With Luxury Dinner

13th June 2011

Kate Moss' friends paid for her to enjoy a luxury meal at the end of her hen party yesterday (12.06.11).The 37-year-old supermodel - who is set to wed The Kills frontman Jamie Hince on July...

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Kate Moss Set For Hen Party Dares

10th June 2011

Kate Moss will have to perform a series of dares on her hen weekend. The 37-year-old supermodel - who will tie the knot with The Kills frontman Jamie Hince on July 1 - is going...

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Foo Fighters Stuns Festival Crowd With Surprise Set

6th June 2011

The Foo Fighters prepared for their appearance at the Mtv Movie Awards on Sunday (05Jun11) by playing a surprise set at the Kroq Weenie Roast concert in Irvine, California on Saturday (04Jun11).Fans went wild as...

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Foo Fighters Recreate Douglas Film In New Video

5th June 2011

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl channels Michael Douglas in the band's new video by recreating scenes from the actor's film Falling Down.The band is set to release new single Walk and they have shot a...

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Metallica Named Most Influential Band

1st June 2011

Metallica have been voted the best rock group of the last 30 years. The 'All Nightmare Long' group topped the poll compiled by British magazine Kerrang! of the most influential groups of the last 30...

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Paul Mccartney Working On Pre-rock Covers Album

17th May 2011

Sir Paul McCartney is making a record of his "dad's style of music."The 68-year-old former Beatles musician is recording a number of covers of tracks from the pre-rock era which remind him of his father's...

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Lady Gaga Arrives Onstage In Gold Coffin

16th May 2011

Lady Gaga arrived onstage in a gold coffin wearing a prosthetic pregnant stomach last night (15.05.11).The 'Hair' hitmaker emerged onstage in Carlisle, Northern England, from the velvet lined box, opening her hour-long set at the...

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Kate Moss Planning Wedding 'Festival'

9th May 2011

Kate Moss' wedding to Jamie Hince will be like a "small festival". The supermodel - who is set to marry The Kills rocker in a ceremony in Oxfordshire, South East England, on July 2 -...

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Foo Fighters Raise $842,000 For Queensland Flood Relief

3rd May 2011

The Foo Fighters raised a huge $842,000 (£526,000) for the Queensland flood relief effort with their special gig Down Under in March (11).Dave Grohl's band played a show in Auckland, New Zealand to raise funds...

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Eminem Reunites With Former-feuding Rapper For Ep

1st May 2011

Eminem seems to be returning to his roots as he is set to release an EP with ROYCE DA 5'9", a rapper he first collaborated with in 1999, according to UK's Guardian Newspaper. They will...

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Fascinating Fact 11338

26th April 2011

Foo Fighters, Muse, Coldplay and Eminem are all on the bill for this year's (11) Lollapalooza music festival in Chicago, Illinois. The event, which runs from 5 - 7 August (11), will also feature Arctic...

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Eminem, Foo Fighters And Coldplay To Headline Lollapalooza

26th April 2011

Eminem, Foo Fighters and Coldplay will headline this year's 20th anniversary Lollapalooza festival. The US alternative rock event brings together three of the biggest acts on the planet to play in Chicago from August 5...

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Modest Songwriter Dave Grohl

26th April 2011

Dave Grohl doesn't feel like "an incredible songwriter".The Foo Fighters singer and guitarist is regarded as one of the best frontmen in modern rock, and has penned hits including 'Monkey Wrench', 'Times Like These' and...

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Adele Reclaims Top U.k. Album Spot

25th April 2011

Adele returned to the top of the British album charts on Sunday (24Apr11) after the Foo Fighters ended her record-breaking reign last week (ends17Apr11).The soul singer's album 21 is back at the top of the...

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Sick Foo Fighters Cancel Garage Show

21st April 2011

The Foo Fighters have cancelled a planned show in a fan's garage after two members of the band fell sick.The rockers are currently embarking on a tour of tiny venues after launching a contest for...

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