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Queen Stars: 'Paul Rodgers Stretched Us As Frontman'

16th June 2014

Queen stars Brian May and Roger Taylor have confessed their world tours with Free singer Paul Rodgers was "a stretch" at times because the rock veteran wasn't a natural fit for them.The duo joined forces...

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Andy Fraser Supports World Environment Day

30th May 2014

Andy Fraser has written a song for World Environment Day.The reclusive Free rocker is backing the annual campaign to end global warming and has given over his song 'This Is The Big One' to further...

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Sandi Thom's U.s. Fans Given Free Album Download By Mistake

24th March 2013

Fans of Scottish singer Sandi Thom were given an unexpected surprise on Friday morning (22Mar13) after a press release posted online by U.S. news outlets inadvertently provided a link to a free download of her...

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Lady Gaga To Provide Counselling On Tour

30th December 2012

Lady Gaga will offer support to her fans at her upcoming tour dates by providing counselling services at venues.The Poker Face hitmaker is set to resume her Born This Way Ball concerts on 11 January...

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The Things They Tweet: 3378938

18th November 2012

"4 down 3 more to go! E-Werks is the spot tonight Berlin. #BeThere... Berlin, come out to E-Werk for Free tix to tonight's #777Tour show! Limited quantity." Rihanna's 777 Tour continues with a Sunday night...

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50 Cent Giving Away Album For Free On His Birthday

5th July 2012

Hip-hop superstar 50 Cent is set to make his 37th birthday on Friday (06Jul12) extra special for fans by giving away his new album for free.The In Da Club hitmaker's follow-up to 2009's Before I...

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50 Cent Reveals Two New Albums For 2012

4th July 2012

50 Cent has revealed upcoming plans for not one but two new albums, with the rap star and much-publicised human shooting target set to give his fifth LP away for free before releasing his sixth...

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Scissor Sisters To Play Gig At Tower Of London

27th April 2012

Pop band Scissor Sisters are to play a special free concert outside the former prison at the Tower of London.The I Don't Feel Like Dancin' hitmakers are heading to the U.K. for a performance as...

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Queen Frontman To Be Former 'Idol' Winner Adam Lambert?

3rd February 2012

Adam Lambert has claimed that he'll be fronting a reunited Queen as it was reported that the rock legends will be headlining the UK's Sonisphere Festival this coming summer. As frontman of Queen, Freddie Mercury...

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Swedish Rock Festival Cancelled In Volcano Chaos

21st April 2010

Swedish rock festival Stockholm Rock Out has been cancelled as a result of the volcanic eruption in Iceland last week (14Apr10).The music event was due to run this weekend (30Apr-01May10) at Gamla Tryckeriet in Alvik,...

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Free Stars Recall The Inception Of All Right Now Anthem

1st April 2010

FREE's rock anthem ALL RIGHT NOW was inspired by the band's worst gig.Bass player Andy Fraser recalls he and his bandmates had just played an awful college show and were backstage commiserating with each other...

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Kirke Kept Kossoff Death From Rodgers

1st April 2010

Rocker PAUL RODGERS was among the last to know of pal PAUL KOSSOFF's 1976 drug death - because the pair's former FREE bandmate SIMON KIRKE didn't want to spoil a BAD COMPANY show with the...

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Rodgers Keen To Be A Part Of Queen Again

3rd March 2010

FREE and BAD COMPANY star PAUL RODGERS is keen to rejoin QUEEN bandmates BRIAN MAY and ROGER TAYLOR again - for charity shows and one-off spectaculars.The rocker spent four years on the road with Queen...

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Rodgers Confirms Aerosmith Offer

16th February 2010

BAD COMPANY and FREE rocker PAUL RODGERS has confirmed he was considered as a replacement for STEVEN TYLER after the frontman exited AEROSMITH last year (09) - but chose to tour the U.K. with band...

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Fat Joe Hits Back At 50 Cent's Mock Funeral Video

24th March 2008

LATEST: FAT JOE has fired back at his rap rival 50 CENT by featuring the star and his G-UNIT counterparts on the cover of his new mixtape - all wearing make-up. The digitally-altered image is...

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Queen Star Rodgers Rules Out Firm Reunion At Ertegun Show

8th November 2007

Former FREE and current QUEEN frontman PAUL RODGERS has ruled out another major rock reunion at the upcoming Ahmet Ertegun Tribute Concert - he won't be reteaming with guitarist JIMMY PAGE. Page's Led Zeppelin will...

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Rodgers Waits 10 Years To Wed

15th October 2007

Former FREE frontman PAUL RODGERS has finally married his longtime girlfriend CYNTHIA KERELUK - after 10 years of dating. The singer - who is currently touring with rock legends Queen - married the former Miss...

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Simmons: 'I'm Not Married!'

28th August 2007

KISS star GENE SIMMONS has fired back at reports he has wed his longtime partner SHANNON TWEED, insisting he'll never marry. The bassist/singer has posted a message on his website addressing the reports he's a...

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May Can't Wait To Play New Queen Songs Live

17th January 2007

QUEEN guitarist BRIAN MAY can't wait to showcase the band's new tunes from the forthcoming album - because he's tired of playing the same songs over and over again. The new-look QUEEN are in the...

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Queen Recording First Album In 15 Years

25th October 2006

The new-look QUEEN are in the studio recording the band's first album since late frontman FREDDIE MERCURY died in 1991 Guitarist BRIAN MAY recruited former FREE singer PAUL RODGERS to take over vocal duties...

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Bad Company Star Burrell Dies

25th September 2006

Former BAD COMPANY bass player RAYMOND 'BOZ' BURRELL has died at his Spanish home. He was 60 years old. Burrell fronted art-rock band KING CRIMSON before founding Bad Company with PAUL RODGERS and SIMON KIRKE...

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The Things They Say 2973

22nd September 2006

"It doesn't bother me about ALL RIGHT NOW. It was our biggest hit and our albatross at the same time." FREE drummer SIMON KIRKE is in two minds about the success of their hit single.

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Free Reunion Hopes Scotched By Rodgers

22nd September 2006

FREE bassist ANDY FRASER is desperate to reunite with bandmates for a one-off concert - but the other two surviving members are less than enthusiastic. Fraser is convinced it's the perfect time for a get-together,...

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Free: 'Kosoff's Drug Problems Ruined Us'

22nd September 2006

Rock band FREE blame their ultimate demise on the drug problems of late guitarist PAUL KOSOFF, because their fans ended up pitying them. Kosoff, who died of a drug-induced heart attack in 1976, frequently let...

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Tony Blair To Join Free?

18th September 2006

Former FREE rockers ANDY FRASER and SIMON KIRKE are hoping British Prime Minister TONY BLAIR will accept their invitation to perform with them at a fundraising gig. Free are Blair's favourite band of all time...

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May Promises New Queen Album

18th August 2006

BRIAN MAY has announced plans to begin work on the first QUEEN album since late frontman FREDDIE MERCURY died in 1991. The BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY guitarist recruited PAUL RODGERS to take over vocal duties for a...

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Free Star: 'My Obituary Hell'

10th March 2006

Former FREE bassist ANDY FRASER has spoken out over the havoc caused when he was reported to have died last year (05). The gay ALL RIGHT NOW star, who is HIV positive, initially ignored the...

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Brian May Picks Up Royal Honour

6th December 2005

QUEEN guitarist BRIAN MAY received his Commander Of The British Empire (CBE) from QUEEN ELIZABETH II at her London residence today (06DEC05). The WE WILL ROCK YOU star, 58, last visited Buckingham Palace in...

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Queen To Perform At Live 8 Via Satellite

3rd June 2005

Legendary British rockers QUEEN will perform at London's LIVE 8 concert thanks to a live satellite link-up. The WE WILL ROCK YOU legends - who starred in the original LIVE AID extravaganza 20 years...

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Belgian Film Takes Palme D'or

22nd May 2005

Belgian movie L'ENFANT beat 20 other films to win the coveted Palme D'Or at the CANNES FILM FESTIVAL in France last night (21MAY05). L'Enfant, which has the English title of THE CHILD, was directed...

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