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R.e.m's 'Classic Sounding ' Collapse Into Now

12th January 2011

R.E.M's new album "sounds really classic" and will be "beautiful and heartbreaking" according to the band.The group recorded 'Collapse Into Now' - their 15th album - in Germany and America over the last year and...

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Godlike Genius Dave Grohl

11th January 2011

Dave Grohl is to be crowned a Godlike Genius.The Foo Fighters frontman and former Nirvana drummer will be handed the accolade in London next month at music magazine NME's annual awards ceremony.Upon hearing he will...

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Liam Gallagher To Design Pretty Capes

6th January 2011

Liam Gallagher plans to include capes in his next clothing range.The former Oasis frontman launched his debut fashion line Pretty Green in 2009 and while it initially included "timeless, classic clobber" such as parkas, blazers,...

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Ryder Denies Emi Snub Myth

6th January 2011

British rocker SHAUN RYDER has exploded the myth he once walked out on a multi-million dollar record deal to buy drugs - insisting the snub was deliberate.Ryder's band, Happy Mondays, fell apart shortly after record...

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Kings Of Leon Gig Cancelled After Tour Bus Fire

22nd December 2010

KINGS OF LEON's show at London's O2 Arena had to be postponed last night (December 21st 2010) following a tour-bus fire at the venue, reports NME. Fire-fighters were called to the scene at around 8.00am...

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Grohl To Drum For The Muppets

17th December 2010

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL has signed up to join the star-studded cast of the upcoming MUPPETS movie, according to a U.K report.The former Nirvana percussionist will make a cameo appearance in the family-friendly film,...

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Prince Dances With Fans At New Jersey Show

16th December 2010

Pop superstar PRINCE shared the stage with fans during his New Jersey gig on Wednesday night (15Dec10), inviting lucky audience members to join him on hit track CONTROVERSY.The singer kicked off his Welcome 2 America...

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Gallaghers Still At War Over Oasis Split

15th December 2010

LIAM GALLAGHER is still not speaking to his brother NOEL - almost 18 months after they split up OASIS.The British band fell apart in August last year (09) after singer Liam and guitarist Noel had...

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Beady Eye Formed On Same Night As Oasis Split

15th December 2010

Liam Gallagher formed Beady Eye the night Oasis split up.The singer is joined in his new group by former bandmates Gem Archer, Andy Bell and Chris Sharrock and admits they agreed to work together last...

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Gallagher Formed New Band Hours After Oasis Split

15th December 2010

LIAM GALLAGHER formed his new band BEADY EYE just hours after his brother NOEL walked out on OASIS.The singer had a furious bust-up with his guitarist brother backstage at a gig in Paris, France in...

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Beady Eye Debut Better Than Oasis'

15th December 2010

Liam Gallagher thinks Beady Eye's debut album is as good as Oasis' 'Definitely Maybe'. The 'Bring The Light' singer said he reckons his new band's 'Different Gear, Still Speeding' can easily match the genre defining...

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Ditto Goes Solo

14th December 2010

GOSSIP frontwoman BETH DITTO is set to kick off the New Year (11) by making her debut as a solo artist.The Standing in the Way of Control hitmaker is reteaming with British dance music producers...

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Gorillaz's Rep Dismisses Simonon Stroke Reports

14th December 2010

A representative for the GORILLAZ has denied reports former THE CLASH bassist PAUL SIMONON has been hospitalised for a stroke while on tour with the band in Australia.On Monday (13Dec10), news outlets Down Under claimed...

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Weller Joined By Sons For London Show

12th December 2010

Rocker PAUL WELLER made the last show on his current U.K. tour a family affair - performing with his two sons at London's Wembley Arena.The former The Jam frontman took to the stage at the...

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Willow Smith Wants To Match Lady Gaga's Success

8th December 2010

Willow Smith is planning to become as big as Lady Gaga.The 'Whip My Hair' singer, daughter of actor and rapper Will Smith, has received a phenomenal response to her debut single in the US and...

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John Lennon Didn't Want To Be 'Dead Hero'

8th December 2010

John Lennon said he didn't want to become a "dead hero" three days before his death.The singer, songwriter and peace activist said how he had no desire to die before his time on December 5...

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Lennon Remembered

8th December 2010

Fans are planning to pay their respects to John Lennon, after he was shot dead 30 years ago today (08.12.10).The Beatles singer and songwriter was assassinated outside his New York home by a crazed fan...

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Slipknot Singer Coming To Terms With Bassist's Death

7th December 2010

Slipknot singer Corey Taylor has spoken about dealing with the death of the band's bassist Paul Grey.The vocalist tries to keep as positive as possible, and said Paul - who died of a drugs overdose...

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Slipknot Singer Coming To Terms With Bassists Death

7th December 2010

Slipknot singer Corey Taylor has spoken about dealing with the death of the band's bassist Paul Grey.The vocalist tries to keep as positive as possible, and said Paul - who died of a drugs overdose...

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Diddy-dirty Money Finally Set To Release Last Train To Paris

6th December 2010

DIDDY-DIRTY MONEY, the American super-group created by music mogul and rapper SEAN COMBS aka P DIDDY, are set to release their much anticipated debut album 'Last Train to Paris' on 14th December 2010, and the...

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Friel Suggested Pizzorno For London Boulevard Songs

1st December 2010

KASABIAN star SERGE PIZZORNO has ANNA FRIEL to thank for his chance to write a movie score - she urged LONDON BOULEVARD's producers to approach the British rocker for the soundtrack.Pizzorno has taken charge of...

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Skinner Confirms The Streets' Swansong

1st December 2010

British rapper MIKE SKINNER has confirmed his next album will mark the end of THE STREETS - because he's run out of ideas for the band.Skinner shot to fame in his native U.K. in 2002...

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Paul Weller Determined To Stretch Himself

26th November 2010

Paul Weller is determined to "stretch himself" lyrically on his next album. The 'Moonshine' singer only released his last album, 'Wake Up The Nation', this year, but has already started recording tracks for a follow...

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The Things They Say 19225

25th November 2010

"We're working on a song together. We haven’t finished it, but it sounds so dope though." N.E.R.D. rapper PHARRELL WILLIAMS reveals to NME.com he has teamed up with British rocker DAMON ALBARN for a new...

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Weller Slams Facebook As 'Opium Of The Masses'

24th November 2010

Rocker PAUL WELLER will not be joining Facebook any time soon - he's blasted social networking websites as "distracting" and a waste of time.The former The Jam frontman's representatives have set up an account on...

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The Fall Gig Targeted By Protesters

24th November 2010

British rockers THE FALL were targeted by protesters at their London show on Tuesday night (23Nov10) over their plans to play in Israel next year (11).The post-punk band took to the stage at the Electric...

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Pj Harvey To Let England Shake

23rd November 2010

PJ Harvey has announced a new album, 'Let England Shake', to be released in February. The 'Good Fortune' singer - full name Polly Jean Harvey - will release her eighth album on Valentine's Day (14.02.11)...

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Manic Street Preachers Plot Hatred And Failure In 2011

23rd November 2010

Manic Street Preachers are planning to release a new album of "pure indulgence" next year, says Nicky Wire. The bassist with the '(It's Not War) Just the End of Love' group said they already have...

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Smashing Pumpkins Reignite Feud With Pavement

22nd November 2010

As the SMASHING PUMPKINS prepare to release their second EP instalment of 'Teagarden by Kaleidyscope' tomorrow (23rd November 2010), front-man BILLY CORGAN has reignited his band's 15-year feud with American indie rockers PAVEMENT, reports NME.Speaking...

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Manic Street Preachers Plot 'Hatred And Failure' In 2011

22nd November 2010

Manic Street Preachers are planning to release a new album of "pure indulgence" next year. The bassist with the '(It's Not War) Just the End of Love' group said they already have a title for...

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