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Kevin Shields Blasts Music Industry Over Online Piracy

4th December 2013

My Bloody Valentine star Kevin Shields blames music industry moguls for the collapse of record sales, insisting label bosses are too lazy to combat online piracy.The Irish rocker is adamant it would be easy to...

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Kevin Shields Suspects Liam Gallagher Was Protected By Officials

29th November 2013

My Bloody Valentine frontman Kevin Shields suspects Liam Gallagher was 'protected' by the British Establishment during his cocaine-fuelled wildman years in the 1990s.Shields, who reformed the cult Irish band in 2007 following a 10-year split,...

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Kevin Shields Wants To See Mi5 Files On Britpop

4th October 2013

My Bloody Valentine frontman Kevin Shields has called on the U.K.'s spy bosses to open top secret files from the 1990s to prove his theory that former Prime Minister Tony Blair secretly orchestrated the 'Britpop'...

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"God Help Them" - Is Kevin Shields Right About The Mercury Music Prize?

By Michael West | 13th September 2013

Kevin Shields, the singer and guitarist with the influential shoegaze band My Bloody Valentine, has accused the Mercury Music prize of "banning" his band's music from consideration for the award. Sheilds' band were left off...

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Primal Scream's Most Rock 'N' Roll Moment

9th January 2013

Primal Scream think recording with Robert Plant was the ''most rock 'n' roll thing ever.''The 'Rocks' band recruited the legendary Led Zeppelin singer to appear on a song from their forthcoming tenth album, and regular...

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My Bloody Valentine Bassist Says New Album Is 'Pretty Much Finished"

By Joe Wilde | 8th December 2012

The bassist from 90's shoe-gaze heroes My Bloody Valentine, Debbie Googe, has revealed the the band's long awaited third album is almost on the way, telling Drowned in Sound that the follow-up to 1991's Loveless...

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Earplugs At The Ready: My Bloody Valentine Announce 2013 UK Tour

By Michael West | 6th December 2012

My Bloody Valentine - who promised to release a new album this month - have announced a three-day UK tour for March, 2013. Kevin Shields and company will play Glasgow Barrowlands on March 9, Manchester...

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Kevin Shields Starts Record Label

31st October 2011

My Bloody Valentine rocker Kevin Shields has launched his own record label.The singer has teamed up with musician pal Charlotte Marionneau to found Pickpocket, and the company's first release is a new album by Marionneau's...

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My Bloody Valentine To Finish Third Album

26th September 2008

MY BLOODY VALENTINE frontman KEVIN SHIELDS has begun work on the band's first album in 17 years - using songs he discarded 12 years ago. Shields scrapped plans for the group's third LP and the...

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My Bloody Valentine Plan New Album

15th January 2007

Cult rockers MY BLOODY VALENTINE will definitely be recording a belated follow-up to their 1991 classic LOVELESS at some point, according to frontman KEVIN SHIELDS. The Irish band never officially split - despite only leaving...

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Valentine Star Fights Pub

20th February 2006

MY BLOODY VALENTINE founder KEVIN SHIELDS is fighting a north London pub's application for a late license - because he hates the noise. Shields lives next door to the Hampstead drinking establishment and insists...

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Smith Takes Horses To Meltdown Festival

29th April 2005

Punk icon PATTI SMITH is to revisit her classic 1976 album HORSES for her performance at this summer's (05) MELTDOWN FESTIVAL in London. The punk poet will perform the album in its entirety on...

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