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Duran Duran Get Sexy In New Video With Topless Models

21st September 2007

DURAN DURAN are set to stun fans with an X-rated new video which will remind many of their explicit, canned GIRLS ON FILM promo. The British pop group teamed up with Justin Timberlake for the...

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Kiedis' Dancing Causes Festival Chaos

27th August 2007

The RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS were booed by thousands of fans at the Reading Festival on Saturday (25Aug07), after sound problems left the band rocking too quietly. Around 80,000 fans packed into the venue to...

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Dirty Pretty Things Play Zoo Concert

23rd August 2007

Rockers DIRTY PRETTY THINGS performed in a former seal enclosure at an Ibizan zoo on Tuesday (21Aug07). The British band played the unusual location as part of the ongoing Ibiza Rocks festival. Frontman Carl Barat...

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Wire Blasts 'Deplorable' Snow Patrol

18th August 2007

MANIC STREET PREACHERS rocker NICKY WIRE finds it difficult to understand how a band as "utterly deplorable" as SNOW PATROL can be so popular. Wire will be keeping his distance from Snow Patrol at the...

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Winehouse Recovering In Hotel

10th August 2007

LATEST: Troubled singer AMY WINEHOUSE is reportedly recovering from her recent health troubles in a London hotel, not in rehab. The Back To Black star, 23, was rushed to University College Hospital (UCLH) in London...

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Gillespie Pays Tribute To Hazlewood

6th August 2007

PRIMAL SCREAM frontman BOBBY GILLESPIE has paid tribute to the late LEE HAZLEWOOD, calling the late songwriter/producer a "last of a kind outsider hero". Hazlewood, who found fame penning Nancy Sinatra's 1966 hit These Boots...

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Arctic Monkey To Record Album With A Rascal

2nd August 2007

ARCTIC MONKEYS frontman ALEX TURNER and THE RASCALS rocker MILES KANE are teaming up to record an album together in France later this month (Aug07). The British stars have been friends since Kane's former band...

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Richards: 'I Did Snort My Dad's Ashes... Just Not With Coke'

2nd August 2007

ROLLING STONE KEITH RICHARDS has revisited the controversy surrounding his comment about snorting his father's ashes - insisting his denial was only in relation to mixing it with cocaine. The guitarist's confession sparked a worldwide...

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Pop Blasts Stooges Biopics

21st July 2007

Singer IGGY POP has hit out at the two biopics of his band THE STOOGES currently in pre-production, wishing "they'd both f**k off". The Gimme Danger rocker is upset nobody has asked him to give...

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Pop Apologises For Racial Blunder

21st July 2007

Veteran rocker IGGY POP has apologised for using a derogatory racial term during a live BBC interview at the Glastonbury Festival in June (07). The Lust For Life star - real name James Osterberg -...

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Towers Of London Replace Two Founding Members

18th July 2007

British rockers the TOWERS OF LONDON performed a concert in Newcastle, England on Monday (16Jul07) - just days after two founding members quit the band. Guitarist The Rev and drummer Snell left the group in...

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Killers 'Gutted' By Glastonbury Sound Issues

12th July 2007

American rockers THE KILLERS are "gutted" sound problems ruined their headlining set at England's Glastonbury Festival last month (Jun07). The band were honoured to be one of three headliners at the Somerset event, but their...

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Crime Falls At T In The Park Festival

9th July 2007

Police have praised concertgoers for a fall in crime at Scotland's T In The Park festival over the weekend (06-08Jul07). Despite muddy conditions, an increased capacity of 35,000 and the Kinross event expanding from two...

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Brakes Offer Private Gig For Guitar's Return

28th June 2007

British rockers BRAKES have promised to play a private concert in the home of anyone who provides information leading to the safe return of a guitar lost at the Glastonbury Festival in England last weekend...

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The Verve Reform

26th June 2007

British rockers THE VERVE have reformed for a series of U.K. concerts later this year (07). The Bittersweet Symphony band - Richard Ashcroft, Nick MCCabe, Simon Jones and Pete Salisbury - first split in 1995,...

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Dimebag Widow Speaks Of Stage Honour Joy

11th June 2007

The grieving widow of 'DIMEBAG' DARRELL ABBOTT is thrilled after learning a stage at Britain's Download festival would be named after the late guitarist. The ex-Pantera rocker was shot dead when an obsessed fan went...

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Greer Hails 'Challenging' Ditto

31st May 2007

Feminist icon GERMAINE GREER has lavished praise on heavyweight rocker BETH DITTO for having the courage to challenge conventions. The Gossip frontwoman recently appeared topless on the cover of British music magazine NME and has...

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Ditto Slams Hilton And Beckhams For Size Zero Hell

30th May 2007

THE GOSSIP frontwoman BETH DITTO has slammed PARIS HILTON and VICTORIA and DAVID BECKHAM for their promotion of size zero culture. The singer singled out the skinny celebrities for criticism, insisting they are working hand...

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Mystery Jets Cancel Us Tour

24th May 2007

British band the MYSTERY JETS have been forced to cancel their forthcoming North American tour because of trouble with U.S. immigration. The Alas Agnes rockers were due to begin their tour in Canada next Monday...

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Gallagher Wrote Hit Song As A Backlash To Nirvana

3rd May 2007

OASIS rocker NOEL GALLAGHER wrote uplifting hit song LIVE FOREVER after he became depressed listening to US band NIRVANA. Gallagher admits he wrote the track in the mid 90s after he heard a particularly downbeat...

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The Jesus And Mary Chain To Record New Album?

3rd May 2007

Reformed rockers THE JESUS AND MARY CHAIN are planning to record a new album - according to media reports. The British band performed their first gig in nine years last Thursday (26Apr07) at the Glass...

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Doherty Goes Solo

2nd May 2007

British rocker PETE DOHERTY has finished recording his first solo album and hopes to release it later this year (07). The 28-year-old star, who is about to enter the studio to tape a second disc...

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Disney Worries About Richards' Dad's Ashes Comment

6th April 2007

LATEST: ROLLING STONE KEITH RICHARDS' recent comment he snorted his father's ashes mixed with cocaine has left bosses at family movie studio Disney squirming. Richards, who has since insisted he was joking, is appearing in...

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Richards Issues Ashes Statement

5th April 2007

LATEST: ROLLING STONE KEITH RICHARDS has issued a statement denying he snorted his father's ashes - in a bid to end the worldwide media frenzy over his controversial confession. The guitarist was stunned when what...

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Richards: 'Snorting My Dad Was A Joke'

4th April 2007

LATEST: ROLLING STONES rocker KEITH RICHARDS insists he never snorted his father's ashes - his recent comments were made in "jest". The GIMME SHELTER guitarist can't believe people took him seriously after he told British...

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Richards: 'I Thought Depp Was A Failed Rocker'

4th April 2007

ROLLING STONE KEITH RICHARDS had no idea who JOHNNY DEPP was until the Hollywood superstar asked him to play his father in the new PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN film The 63-year-old rocker admits he thought...

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Richards Is Sworn Off Heroin

4th April 2007

Rocker KEITH RICHARDS still indulges in drugs at the age of 63, but is sworn off heroin describing the dangerously addictive narcotic as "f**king painful". The ROLLING STONE battled heroin addiction during the 1970s and...

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Richards Blasts Modern Bands

4th April 2007

Rock legend KEITH RICHARDS has attacked the current crop of British guitar bands, dubbing them a "load of crap". The ROLLING STONE insists his band of sixty-somethings face no threat from modern rock groups. He...

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Richards Warns Doherty

4th April 2007

ROLLING STONES rocker KEITH RICHARDS has urged KATE MOSS to ditch boyfriend PETE DOHERTY, claiming their relationship and his drug habit will kill him. Just days after Richards' bandmate RONNIE WOOD poured scorn over the...

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Richards: 'I Snorted My Dad'

4th April 2007

ROLLING STONES star KEITH RICHARDS has stunned fans by revealing he once snorted his father's ashes, mixed with cocaine. The 63-year-old guitarist, who has long been associated with all manner of substance abuse, has told...

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