Latest Graham Coxon News - Page 6



The Darkness Plan New Group

22nd February 2007

The Darkness are set to record a new album under a different name and without frontman Justin Hawkins.Hawkins left the band last autumn after entering rehab following a downward spiral of drink and drug problems,...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

Blur Reunion Moves Closer

20th February 2007

LATEST: Former BLUR guitarist GRAHAM COXON has staged a dramatic U-turn by conceding he's considering reuniting with the band. Coxon quit during the making of Blur's THINK TANK album in 2002 and swore he would...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Superstars' Guitars Feature In Rock Exhibition

1st February 2007

Guitars played by KEITH RICHARDS, MARC BOLAN, NOEL GALLAGHER and BRIAN JONES will all feature in Europe's largest ever guitar exhibition in London. The Harrods Rocks event, which begins on Friday (02FEB07), will showcase a...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , ,

Are Blur And The Furries Back?

8th December 2006

This week could see another resurgence in Britpop bands, after recent reports that BLUR could be reforming gather pace.After a flurry of rumours that the famous rivals of OASIS in the 90s could be getting...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , ,

Coxon Discusses Blur Reunion With James

7th December 2006

LATEST: Former BLUR guitarist GRAHAM COXON has discussed rejoining the band with bassist ALEX JAMES, four years after quitting the PARKLIFE hitmakers. Coxon left during the making of Blur's THINK TANK album in 2002 and...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Coxon To Rejoin Blur?

22nd November 2006

Former BLUR guitarist GRAHAM COXON is considering rejoining the band, four years after quitting the PARKLIFE hitmakers. Coxon, who left during the making of Blur's THINK TANK album in 2002, has responded to Blur bassist...

Tagged in this article - , ,

British Rockers To Play For The Homeless

14th November 2006

British rockers SUPERGRASS, ATHLETE and CARL BARAT have agreed to perform by the River Thames in London tomorrow (15NOV06) to raise money for homeless people. HAPPY MONDAYS dancer BEZ will join the other acts outside...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Blur To Reunite For One Last Album?

2nd November 2006

BLUR bassist ALEX JAMES is confident the British band will reform for one final album, after holding talks with estranged guitarist GRAHAM COXON. Coxon parted ways with James, frontman and GORILLAZ creator DAMON ALBARN, and...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Graham Coxon: 'I'm Better Than Blur'

23rd October 2006

Former BLUR guitarist GRAHAM COXON insists a reunion with the band would be pointless, as his solo material is "better than Blur." The COFFEE AND TV star's comments could refuel the row between himself...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Rockers Flock To Team Up With Tate

31st August 2006

British rockers including GRAHAM COXON and THE CHEMICAL BROTHERS are teaming up with the Tate Modern in London to write tracks inspired by their favourite works of art in the gallery. The initiative, titled Tate...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Coxon Blasts Mainstream Audiences

20th July 2006

Former BLUR guitarist GRAHAM COXON has no desire to top the charts as a solo artist - because he would have to dumb down his music to appeal to "idiots". The COUNTRY HOUSE hitmaker, who...

Tagged in this article - ,

Coxon Saddened By Barrett's Death

12th July 2006

Former BLUR guitarist GRAHAM COXON is heart broken after hearing his idol SYD BARRETT died on Friday (07JUL06). The PARKLIFE hitmaker, who is now pursuing a solo career, was inspired to learn guitar by Barrett's...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Sham 69 Frontman Slams Embrace World Cup Song

2nd June 2006

SHAM 69 frontman JIMMY PURSEY has dismissed EMBRACE's official England soccer World Cup anthem WORLD AT YOUR FEET as "embarrassing". Sham 69 are releasing their own World Cup song, HURRY UP ENGLAND, a reworking of...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Stars Sign Up To Play Anti-racism Festival

8th May 2006

Ex-BLUR guitarist GRAHAM COXON and THE BUZZCOCKS are among the artists who will perform at the UK's biggest anti-racism festival in London's Finsbury Park on 8 July (06). The free event, organised by London Mayor...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , ,

Albarn: 'I Don't Want To Be The Star'

12th April 2006

GORILLAZ creator DAMON ALBARN is happier than ever working behind the scenes with the animated hitmakers, because he found being a frontman difficult to deal with. Albarn, who scored numerous hits on the UK charts...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

The Things They Say 1804

7th April 2006

"I wanted to be a footballer or do something with UFOs. But I wasn't much good at football and decided I didn't believe in UFOs." Former BLUR guitarist GRAHAM COXON's early ambitions were over before...

Tagged in this article - ,

Coxon: 'Blur Were Becoming Bulls**T'

30th March 2006

GRAHAM COXON is glad he left BLUR when he did, because the band's music was turning into "bloated anthemic bulls**t". The guitarist quit in 2002 because of what he later revealed to be a drinking...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Coxon Blames Ex-bandmates For Split

30th March 2006

Ex-BLUR guitarist GRAHAM COXON blames his former bandmates for not noticing his alcoholism and helping him. Coxon quit the group in 2002 after his relationship with DAMON ALBARN, ALEX JAMES and DAVE ROWNTREE collapsed. He...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Coxon: 'Sobriety Is A Miracle'

13th March 2006

Former BLUR guitarist GRAHAM COXON is reveling in his new found sobriety, because it allows him more time to concentrate on his solo career. Coxon advises anyone suffering with alcohol addiction to kick the habit,...

Tagged in this article - ,

Blur Star Slams Blunt

13th March 2006

Former BLUR star GRAHAM COXON has blasted newcomer JAMES BLUNT as bland and uninspiring, comparing his sentimental songs to trite greetings cards. The scathing guitarist, now a solo artist, is convinced the YOU'RE BEAUTIFUL hitmaker...

Tagged in this article - ,

The Things They Say 1560

7th March 2006

"Part of me wants GRAHAM to be a f**king disaster so he'll come back." BLUR bassist ALEX JAMES considers sabotaging his former bandmate GRAHAM COXON's solo career in a bid to lure back the estranged...

Tagged in this article - , ,

The Things They Say 1427

26th February 2006

"ELISHA CUTHBERT? That might do it. No not really. Everything I want would be too supernatural really." GRAHAM COXON admits it would take a lot to tempt him back to BLUR....

Tagged in this article - , ,

James Hints At Blur Tension

21st February 2006

BLUR bassist ALEX JAMES is struggling to deal with bandmate DAMON ALBARN's success with his side project GORILLAZ. James is disgruntled Albarn's animated sidekicks have taken the charts by storm, because the DIRTY HARRY...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Kaiser Chiefs Dominate Nme Awards Nominations

24th January 2006

British rockers KAISER CHIEFS are set to dominate the ShockWaves NME Awards next month (FEB06), after landing a record seven nominations. The I PREDICT A RIOT hitmakers, who opened the Philadelphia Live 8 concert...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Coxon: 'I Don't Miss Albarn'

19th January 2006

Former BLUR rocker GRAHAM COXON has launched a scathing attack on his former bandmate DAMON ALBARN, insisting he was never friends with the GORILLAZ star. The guitarist quit the TENDER hitmakers in 2002...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Coxon Slams Blur Reunion Rumours

15th January 2006

GRAHAM COXON has rubbished rumours he plans to reunite with BLUR - insisting he has outgrown the band. The guitarist, who quit in 2002, claims there is no truth to reports he has called...

Tagged in this article - ,

Blur Cancel Intimate London Gig

14th December 2005

British rockers BLUR have cancelled a London live show because they don't feel ready to perform on stage yet. Remaining members DAMON ALBARN, ALEX JAMES and DAVE ROWNTREE - guitarist GRAHAM COXON was sacked...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Bassist Confirms Blur Album

9th December 2005

BLUR bassist ALEX JAMES has confirmed the British rockers will begin recording a new album this month (DEC05) - even though he finds reunions with remaining bandmates DAMON ALBARN and DAVE ROWNTREE stressful. The...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Albarn: 'Blur Died Without Coxon'

25th October 2005

DAMON ALBARN turned his back on rockers BLUR because he hated performing without guitarist GRAHAM COXON, who left to pursue a solo career. The rocker, who now plays with animated band GORILLAZ, struggled through...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Albarn Struggles To Multi-task

25th October 2005

DAMON ALBARN is terrified of going on tour with BLUR, because following the departure of guitarist GRAHAM COXON he will be expected to sing and play at the same time. Albarn, who is currently...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Go to page:

12345678
Advertisement
Advertisement