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Kaiser Chiefs Dismiss Record Label Drama

18th May 2009

British rockers the KAISER CHIEFS have dismissed reports they've been dropped by their record company. The group, who will share supporting...

Mars Volta Guitarist Slams Media Over 'Terrorist' Reports

15th May 2009

THE MARS VOLTA guitarist OMAR RODRIGUEZ-LOPEZ has slammed the media for drumming up mass hysteria during the swine flu outbreak,...

Star-studded Danger Mouse Album Scrapped

15th May 2009

Superproducer DANGER MOUSE has been forced to scrap his upcoming collaboration album following a legal dispute with his record company. The...

La Roux: 'I Don't Listen To Chart Music'

15th May 2009

LA ROUX star ELLY JACKSON has taken a swipe at musicians currently riding high in the U.K. singles chart -...

Pj Harvey Reveals Collaboration Inspiration

14th May 2009

PJ HARVEY'S collaboration with JOHN PARISH happened after she stumbled across an old cassette tape of their previous attempt to...

Elba To Launch Music Career

14th May 2009

THE WIRE star IDRIS ELBA is to take a break from acting to concentrate on his music career - he...

Singer Argos Injures Back On Tour

13th May 2009

ART BRUT frontman EDDIE ARGOS is suffering from a back injury after hurting himself "showing off" onstage. The singer collapsed with...

Kanye Names His Successor

8th May 2009

KANYE WEST has found the successor to his crown as king of the charts - a little-known British singer called...

No New Music Until 2010 For Exhausted Css

1st May 2009

CSS singer LOVEFOXXX is taking a step back from the spotlight for the remainder of the year - because the...

Flowers Hits Out At Coachella Protesters

30th April 2009

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has slammed protesters who tried to prevent the band from playing at the Coachella music...

Flowers Denies Rift With Drummer

30th April 2009

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has denied rumours of a longrunning feud with drummer RONNIE VANNUCCI - insisting stories of...

Four Girls Into One Band 'Won't Go'

30th April 2009

Four girls in one band is "never a good idea", according to the latest member of FLORENCE AND THE MACHINE.Speaking...

Gallows Took Pig Sample From Internet

29th April 2009

Rockers GALLOWS have backtracked on their boast they recorded the sound of a dying pig for their new album -...

Mgmt Settle Spat With French Government

28th April 2009

New York-based rockers MGMT have settled their dispute with the French government after the band threatened to sue it. The...

Graham Coxon Plays Surprise Show

27th April 2009

People in the Spread Eagle pub in Camden were treated to a surprise over the weekend when BLUR guitarist GRAHAM...

Brit Band Use Chef As Inspiration

21st April 2009

BRITISH SEA POWER have revealed that the inspiration for one of the songs on their forthcoming album came from an...

The Cure Ignore Curfew To Play Out 3hr Set

21st April 2009

THE CURE ignored a midnight curfew as they brought the Coachella Festival in California, it has been revealed. Ignoring requests...

Franz Ferdinand Singer 'Refuses To Strip'

20th April 2009

FRANZ FERDINAND singer ALEX KAPRANOS has refused to take his shirt off while performing at the Coachella Festival.During the band's...

Bonehead To Tell All About Oasis

18th April 2009

Former OASIS star PAUL 'BONEHEAD' ARTHURS is to tell all about the time he spent with the Gallagher brothers in...

Smiths Star Pays Tribute To Musical Inspiration

13th April 2009

THE SMITHS drummer MIKE JOYCE has paid tribute to British musician JOHNNY ROADHOUSE, who died at the weekend (11Apr09). Roadhouse, who...

Adams Working Under Werewolph Alias?

9th April 2009

Rocker RYAN ADAMS has sparked reports he is resurrecting his heavy metal band WEREWOLPH, just weeks after disbanding his group...

Does It Offend You, Yeah? Guitarist Quits

6th April 2009

DOES IT OFFEND YOU, YEAH? guitarist MORGAN QUINTANCE has rocked the British band by quitting. Quintance will now concentrate all his...

Lily Allen Hits Out At George W

6th April 2009

LILY ALLEN seems to be taking pop music's obsession with the world of retro into politics with a dig at...

Klaxons And Florence To Support Blur In Manchester

3rd April 2009

Reunited indie favourites Blur have signed up Klaxons and Florence and the Machine to support them at their Manchester comeback...

Kings Nearly Scrapped Hit Track

3rd April 2009

KINGS OF LEON were ready to scrap hit single SEX ON FIRE - before a heavy drinking session helped change...

Snoop Dogg Remixes Cash Hits With Beyonce's Dad

2nd April 2009

SNOOP DOGG has teamed up with BEYONCE's father and JOHNNY CASH's son to remix the late country legend's hits. Johnny Cash...

First Instigate Debate Event Attracts Musicians And Politicians

27th March 2009

A London pub was recently the venue for a discussion between former London mayor Ken Livingstone and a host of...

Gallagher: 'I Won't Model My Clothes'

26th March 2009

LIAM GALLAGHER will never walk the runways to model his fashion designs - despite dreaming up the line to solve...

Ronson Teams Duran Duran With Kaiser Chief

26th March 2009

MARK RONSON has enlisted extra help while recording with pop stars DURAN DURAN - he has brought one of the...

Rockers Late Of The Pier Spark Security Guard Tussle

23rd March 2009

British rockers LATE OF THE PIER saw their performance at the South By Southwest music festival descend into chaos after...