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Unlikely Pairings - When Comedians And Musicians Come Together

By Dan Greaves | 19th August 2014

Following surprising reports that Las Vegas rockers The Killers invited British comedian Jimmy Carr to join them onstage at V Festival, Contact Music looks at five of the most unlikely pairings from the worlds of...

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Pharrell, Kylie, Maroon 5 And A Bunch Of Newcommers Announced For Itunes Festival 2014

By Victoria Pavlova | 21st July 2014

Apple’s iTunes Festival 2014 isn’t until September, but there are already some awesome performers lined up. Pharrell Williams, Kylie Minogue and Maroon 5 are all a part of this year’s lineup, which was announced...

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Glastonbury Festival Goers Told To "Prepare For Rape" By Bbc

By Michael West | 26th June 2014

Glastonbury Festival goers were warned to "prepare for rape" by a subtitle blunder during the weather report on BBC News at Ten. The weatherman told the audience to "prepare for rain" but the caption instead...

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Glastonbury Weather 2014: It's Going To Rain. Loads.

By Jack de Aguilar | 23rd June 2014

Glastonbury festivalgoers are famously robust whatever the weather, packing willies, umbrellas and waterproof ponchos to ensure their heads don’t drop should the heaven decide to open. It Could Be A Muddy Glastonbury Festival. Photo: Getty...

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Kasabian Frontman Tom Meighan Ran Over His Own Father. True Story.

By Michael West | 20th June 2014

Tom Meighan, the frontman of Glastonbury headliners Kasabian, has spoke of knocking down his own father with a car in a bizarre accident in a Leicester car park.Serge Pizzorno from Kasabian [Credit: WENN] According to...

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Metallica Will Be "Fantastic" At Glastonbury, Says Kasabian's Tom Meighan

By Sophie Miskiw | 13th June 2014

Tom Meighan, lead singer of rock band Kasabian, has offered his two cents regarding the fuss that's been surrounding Metallica headlining at Glastonbury Festival. There has been a heated debate over whether the heavy metal...

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Billy Bragg Likens Kasabian's Swagger To Spinal Tap's Satire

By Jack de Aguilar | 11th June 2014

Kasabian were the subject of derision when they chose to divulge the lyrics, "Horsemeat in the burgers, people commit murders, everyone’s on bugle, we’re being watched by Google" early. They eventually revised those lyrics for...

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A Week In News: 'Noah' Conjures A Box Office Miracle, Glastonbury Line-up Revealed, And 'How I Met Your Mother' Bids Farewell

By Lauren James | 4th April 2014

Nice Work, 'Noah': Darren Aronofsky's latest epic, Noah, was released last weekend and managed to triumph at its debut box office with $44 million, despite all the negative publicity regarding religious condemnation and middling reviews....

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Could This Be The Lineup For Glastonbury Festival 2014?

By Sophie Miskiw | 27th February 2014

Some acts may still be rumours and others are yet to be confirmed, but we have a strong suspicion that this is what the Glastonbury Festival Lineup for 2014 will end up looking like! Eek,...

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Bruce Serenades His Mother At Hard Rock Calling Festival: What A Mummy's Boy!

By Lauren James | 2nd July 2013

In a Streisand-style family affair, US rocker Bruce Springsteen has introduced crowds of fans to family members whilst on stage. During his Sunday headline slot at last weekend's Hard Rock Calling festival, Springsteen invited his...

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Hard Rock Calling: Fans Answer In Their Thousands To See Springsteen & Kasabian

By Lauren James | 1st July 2013

In Somerset, Glastonbury was in full swing but further East a different festival drew its own thousands. Rock fans flocked to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in East London's Stratford to attend Hard Rock Calling: a...

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Nme Nominations Leave Rolling Stones Happy: 'Ooh, Blimey! That's Very Nice!'' Says Jagger

By Jack de Aguilar | 22nd January 2013

Perennial rock stars The Rolling Stones gave a rather un-rock 'n roll response to learning that they had been nominated for Best Live Band, Best Book, Music Moment of The Year and Best Music Film...

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