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Friendless Singer Lana Del Rey

29th January 2012

Lana Del Rey became a singer to make friends.The 'Born to Die' hitmaker admits part of her inspiration in launching...

Beth Ditto Wants Madonna Collaboration

28th January 2012

Beth Ditto wants to write for Madonna.The Gossip singer was thrilled when the 'Hung Up' hitmaker cited her solo material...

Peter Hook Writing Joy Division Book

26th January 2012

British rocker Peter Hook is writing a book about his time in Joy Division to help him come to terms...

Peter Hook Turns To Legal Team In New Order Fight

26th January 2012

Peter Hook is consulting his attorneys after threatening legal action against his former New Order bandmates for using the group's...

Lana Del Rey Almost Quit Singing

26th January 2012

Lana Del Rey almost quit singing two years ago.The 'Born to Die' hitmaker - whose real name is Elizabeth Grant...

Pete Doherty Desperate For Band Reunion

25th January 2012

British rocker Pete Doherty is desperately trying to reunite his band Babyshambles after they announced they would tour without him.Bassist...

Aretha Franklin Cancels Wedding To Willie Wilkerson

24th January 2012

Aretha Franklin 's love life has taken yet another twist, with the soul legend making a U-turn on what was...

Noel Gallagher Is Godlike Genius

23rd January 2012

Rocker Noel Gallagher is to be honoured with the Godlike Genius prize at this year's (12) Nme Awards.The singer/songwriter, 44,...

Pete Doherty's London Show Marred By Stage Invasion

23rd January 2012

Pete Doherty's double show in London on Saturday (21Jan12) descended into chaos as fans invaded the stage and tussled with...

Two Door Cinema Club's Hip Hop Influence

20th January 2012

Two Door Cinema Club's second album is influenced by hip-hop artists.The 'I Can Talk' group - Alex Trimble, Kevin Baird...

La Roux 'Terrified' By Sexy Songs

19th January 2012

La Roux "terrified" by sexy pop songs.The electronic duo - Elly Jackson and Ben Langmaid - are aiming for a...

The Killers' Rock'n'roll Album

18th January 2012

The Killers' forthcoming album will contain "more of a rock 'n' roll element". The 'Somebody Told Me' rockers are set...

Black Sabbath To Honour British Festival Date

17th January 2012

Organisers of Britain's Download festival have assured fans Black Sabbath are still planning to perform following news of Tony Iommi's...

Manic Street Preachers To Perform Again

15th January 2012

Manic Street Preachers will still play live in 2012.The 'A Design for Life' group had planned to go on an...

Graham Coxon Asks Fans To Choose Tour Support

11th January 2012

British musician Graham Coxon is giving unsigned bands the chance to support him on his upcoming tour by auditioning on...

Blur To Record After Brits 2012?

11th January 2012

Blur look set to perform at the Brit Awards, and may record new material in 2012. The 'Parklife' group have...

Babyshambles To Tour Without Doherty

11th January 2012

British rockers Babyshambles are heading out on tour - without troubled frontman Pete Doherty.Bassist Drew MCConnell and guitarist Mik Whitnall...

Manic Street Preachers End Hiatus After Four Weeks

11th January 2012

Welsh rockers Manic Street Preachers have axed their two-year hiatus after less than four weeks, announcing they will be playing...

Drew Mcconnell Walking Again After Breaking His Back

11th January 2012

British rocker Drew Mcconnell is walking again, less than six months after breaking his back in a horrific road crash.The...

Pulp Hint At 2012 Return After Cryptic Tweet

9th January 2012

Pulp have been one of the more popular among the slew of artists making their active return to live music...

Nick Hodgson Joins The Vaccines Onstage

5th January 2012

Kaiser Chiefs star Nick Hodgson became a temporary member of The Vaccines on Tuesday night (03Jan12) when he stepped in...

John Lydon Attacks Tv Talent Shows

5th January 2012

Punk icon John Lydon has blamed TV talent shows for the fact his reunited Public Image Ltd. have yet to...

Arctic Monkeys Blunder New Year's Eve Celebration In Australia

4th January 2012

British rockers the Arctic Monkeys suffered an embarrassing moment at midnight on New Year's Eve (31Dec11) - because they didn't...

Morrissey Demands Apology To End Lawsuit

22nd December 2011

Singer Morrissey has urged magazine bosses to apologise and end an ongoing lawsuit to prevent a costly court battle.The former...

White Lies Rule Our Christmas Track

22nd December 2011

White Lies don't see the point in Christmas songs. The 'To Lose my Life' group have ruled out any chance...

Axl Rose Ejects Unruly Fan From Vancouver Gig

21st December 2011

Axl Rose, lead singer of Guns N'Roses, has once again had his attitude towards the group's fans called into question,...

Pj Harvey's Album Named Critics' Record Of The Year

19th December 2011

Pj Harvey's acclaimed album Let England Shake has crowned a triumphant year for the British singer/songwriter after it was named...

Matt Helders Learning To Play Guitar

18th December 2011

Arctic Monkeys' Matt Helders is learning to play the guitar. The drummer is taking some time off from touring and...

Tom Meighan Confident Of Christmas Carol Writing

17th December 2011

Kasabian's Tom Meighan thinks he'd write great Christmas Carols. The singer says if he were to pen some festive tracks,...

The Vaccines Frontman Stops Shouting

16th December 2011

The Vaccines singer Justin Young is trying not to get angry to protect his voice. The 'If You Wanna' vocalist...