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Gabriel Won't Reteam With Genesis For Hall Of Fame Night

22nd January 2010

PETER GABRIEL has stunned the music world by announcing he won't be joining his former GENESIS bandmates onstage for the group's Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction in March (10).In fact, the Sledgehammer hitmaker...

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Linkin Park Releasing Songs To Benefit Haiti

20th January 2010

Rockers LINKIN PARK have teamed up with stars including PETER GABRIEL, ALANIS MORISSETTE and ENRIQUE IGLESIAS to release a digital charity album to benefit the Haiti relief effort.Frontman Mike Shinoda created the project, titled Download...

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Gabriel Plans Orchestral Concerts To Promote Covers Album

4th January 2010

PETER GABRIEL will perform selections from his upcoming covers album SCRATCH MY BACK with a full orchestra in Berlin, London and Paris in March (10).The rocker's first new album in eight years will be released...

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Gabriel Returns To Studio

28th October 2009

Singer PETER GABRIEL is eyeing a return to the spotlight - he's set to release his first album for seven years in 2010.The former Genesis frontman has teamed up with a number of artists to...

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Gabriel & Abreu Make Plans At The Polar Music Prize Ceremony

1st September 2009

PETER GABRIEL and South American composer JOSE ANTONIO ABREU were honoured with the 2009 Polar Music Prize in Sweden on Monday (31Aug09).The odd couple shared the award, which is handed out to a pop star...

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Gabriel Pays Tribute To Murdered Activist

27th July 2009

British singer PETER GABRIEL has paid tribute to murdered Chechen human rights activist NATALIA ESTEMIROVA at a gig in Wiltshire, England on Saturday night (25Jul09).Estemirova, a prominent campaigner in Chechnya, was abducted and murdered in...

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Panic At The Disco's Musical Differences

15th July 2009

Ryan Ross left Panic At The Disco because singer Brendon Urie is a Peter Gabriel fan.The guitarist-and-songwriter and bassist Jon Walker announced they were leaving the group last week and the musician says the main...

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Gabriel To Auction Off Biko Lyric Sheet For Gay Rights Charity

8th July 2009

PETER GABRIEL has donated a handwritten sheet of lyrics from his 1980 anthem BIKO to CYNDI LAUPER's gay rights charity.The item will go under the hammer at the True Colors Fund Summer Online auction later...

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Gabriel Takes Elders To The Atlas Mountains

4th July 2009

Music mogul RICHARD BRANSON has opened up his hotel in the Atlas Mountains for top secret world leaders group The Elders - and group member PETER GABRIEL insists the cool air helped him and other...

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Gabriel Joined Celebrity Hunger Strikers

29th May 2009

Rocker PETER GABRIEL was among the stars who gave up food as a protest about the treatment of Darfur refugees in the Sudan during May (09).According to a post on his website, the Sledgehammer singer...

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Gabriel Lands Polar Prize

12th May 2009

Former GENESIS singer PETER GABRIEL has been awarded Sweden's prestigious Polar Music Prize. The star shares the honour, which is handed out by the Royal Swedish Academy of Music, with Venezuelan composer Jose Antonio Abreu. The...

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Gabriel Urges Mexican Leader To Stop 'Feminicide'

30th March 2009

Rocker PETER GABRIEL urged Mexican leader FELIPE CALDERON to step up efforts to end violence against women in his country during a weekend meeting with the President. Gabriel, who is in Mexico as part of a...

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The Things They Say 11604

13th March 2009

"He said the first 10 minutes after the Oscar loss is the most painful and then it slowly dulls, particularly as the alcohol increases. This we found to be true." PETER GABRIEL on the advice...

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Fascinating Fact 6993

12th March 2009

PETER GABRIEL is rehearsing for upcoming dates in South America in a hangar on a Ghurka base in Wiltshire, England....

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The Things They Say 11382

23rd February 2009

"This time I've enjoyed the half-term break with my son and we have a baby as well, and I can come here, relax and enjoy it instead of being extremely nervous backstage." PETER GABRIEL was...

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The Things They Say 11369

23rd February 2009

"This time I've enjoyed the half-term break with my son and we have a baby as well, and I can come here, relax and enjoy it instead of being extremely nervous backstage." PETER GABRIEL was...

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No Hard Feelings As Gabriel Pulls Out Of Oscars Performance

16th February 2009

Oscars boss LAURENCE MARK has brushed off PETER GABRIEL's decision not to perform at the Academy Awards, insisting it's just "a difference of opinion". The British rocker was billed to perform Oscar-nominated song Down To Earth...

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Peter Gabriel Pulls Out Of Oscars Over Song Cut

13th February 2009

Peter Gabriel has withdrawn from performing at this year's Academy awards after learning his song would be restricted to only 65 seconds.The former Genesis singer is co-nominated for the best song prize for Down to...

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Gabriel Withdraws From Performing At The Oscars

13th February 2009

Rocker PETER GABRIEL has pulled out of performing at the Oscars - because awards show bosses wouldn't let him perform the complete version of his nominated song from the WALL-E soundtrack. Gabriel thought he'd get the...

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Robert Plant Leads British Charge At 2009 Grammys

9th February 2009

Former Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant led a field of British winners at the Grammys on Sunday, with five awards in all.Plant and Alison Krauss took the coveted record of the year prize for Please...

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Gabriel Unites Super-statesmen For Charity Drive

12th January 2009

Former GENESIS rocker PETER GABRIEL has teamed some of the world's most inspiring and influential individuals in a bid to help the globe's most needy people. Two years after Gabriel and Virgin tycoon Sir Richard...

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The Things They Say 10680

7th January 2009

"I think BARACK OBAMA is one of the most hopeful things that's happened in my lifetime. They should paint The White House black." Rocker PETER GABRIEL is very optimistic about America's new President-elect....

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Gabriel: 'Full Genesis Reunion Is Still Possible'

7th January 2009

PETER GABRIEL has fuelled reports of a full GENESIS reunion after telling a British music magazine he has "no real objection" to touring with his former bandmates. Gabriel insists other commitments forced him to step...

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Pop And Rock Stars Have Grammy Hopes

12th December 2008

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, MILEY CYRUS and PETER GABRIEL are among the music artists up for Golden Globe Awards in January (09). Springsteen was nominated in the Best Original Song category for The Wrestler from the film...

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Gabriel To Work With Hot Chip?

26th September 2008

HOT CHIP have revealed they have asked PETER GABRIEL to collaborate with them on their next album.The London band and former GENESIS singer recently recorded a cover of VAMPIRE WEEKEND'S Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa.Speaking to...

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Gabriel: 'Olympics Fund Should Go To Africa'

24th September 2008

Rocker PETER GABRIEL has called on the U.K. government to cut its budget for London's 2012 Olympics and send the spare cash to help disadvantaged people in Africa. The former Genesis frontman believes too much...

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Gabriel To Receive Charity Award

9th September 2008

Rocker PETER GABRIEL will be honoured for his charitable work at an Amnesty International event in London on Wednesday (10Sep08). The former Genesis star will be handed the charity's Ambassador of Conscience Award by U2...

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Gabriel Considers Studio Show For Fans

1st September 2008

PETER GABRIEL is considering turning an upcoming recording session at his Real World Studios into an intimate gig after THE INCREDIBLE STRING BAND did just that to cover the costs of a recent album. The...

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Gabriel Finishes Album After 17 Years

12th August 2008

Rocker PETER GABRIEL has finally finished work on his new album BIG BLUE BALL, almost 20 years after he started on it. The LP comprises material the former Genesis singer recorded in three sessions that...

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Peter Gabriel Completes New Project

12th August 2008

PETER GABRIEL has completed work on his BIG BLUE BALL project – some 18 years after recording began.Gabriel enlisted the help of WATERBOYS frontman Karl Wallinger to work on the album, which is made up...

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