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Placebo, Outkast, Bombay Bicycle Club Lead Record Store Day 2014: Race You There!

20th March 2014

The vinyl list has been released for this year's Record Store Day, which will be celebrated by 240 independent music...

Placebo Launching New Album With Global Livestream

3rd September 2013

British rockers Placebo are set to make Internet history with the launch of their new album Loud Like Love by...

Placebo Announce Seventh Album And Tour Dates

21st May 2013

Placebo have announced their seventh album, 'Loud Like Love'.The British alternative band - Brian Molko, Stefan Olsdal and Steve Forrest...

A Week In Music Featuring: Coldplay, Elo, Hot Chip, Hot Chip And Much More!

3rd December 2012

Coldplay live CD/DVD CoverAlbums of Note... Coldplay’s Live 2012 album shows a band far more at ease with themselves than...

Placebo Drummer Wants Fun Things Thrown At Him

19th December 2011

Placebo drummer Steve Forrest wishes crowds would throw useful things at him. The sticksman - who also fronts new band...

Fascinating Fact 12472

29th November 2011

Rockers Placebo will play a one-off gig at London's O2 Indigo venue next year (12) to mark the launch of...

Steve Forrest Disrobes For Peta Campaign

2nd November 2011

Placebo rocker Steve Forrest has stripped off to reveal his gallery of tattoos as part of an anti-fur campaign.The drummer...

Locomotives' Bloody Concert

12th August 2011

Locomotives weirdest show had "fake blood coming out the walls". The 'Carnival' band have played all over the country, but...

Placebo Cancel European Tour Dates

5th October 2010

British rockers PLACEBO have been forced to apologise to fans after scrapping the final three dates on their European tour...

Placebo's Fan Shower

29th September 2010

Placebo showered their fans with balloons and glitter at London's O2 Academy Brixton on Monday (27.09.10).The group performed the first...

Molko Relished Stalkers And Death Threats

16th September 2010

PLACEBO frontman BRIAN MOLKO wasn't fazed by death threats when he first shot to fame - he measured it as...

Molko's Scare Over Onstage Collapse

15th December 2009

PLACEBO frontman BRIAN MOLKO has opened up about the virus he contracted while touring Asia this year (09) - insisting...

Beyonce Knowles' Ema Trio

6th November 2009

Beyonce Knowles won three awards at the MTV Europe Music Awards last night (05.11.09).The 'Sweet Dreams' singer - who wowed...

Emas Ruled By Kings And Lady Gaga

21st September 2009

Lady Gaga and Kings of Leon have been nominated for five MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs).The singer and the band...

Placebo Cancel U.s. Tour

18th August 2009

PLACEBO have cancelled their entire North American tour after frontman BRIAN MOLKO fell ill with a virus he contracted in...

Placebo Singer Collapses

13th August 2009

Placebo singer Brian Molko collapsed onstage in Japan on Sunday (09.08.09).The alternative rock trio were halfway through their set at...

Molko Collapses In Japan

12th August 2009

PLACEBO frontman BRIAN MOLKO sparked fears for his health on Sunday (09Aug09) when he collapsed onstage at a concert in...

Placebo's Circus Show

16th July 2009

Placebo want to have fire eaters and a circus troupe at their huge Christmas concert.The 'Nancy Boy' rockers are playing...

Molko Defends Drummer Sacking

2nd June 2009

PLACEBO frontman BRIAN MOLKO has defended his decision to sack drummer STEVE HEWITT in 2007, describing the band then as...

Molko Defends Drummer Sacking

2nd June 2009

PLACEBO frontman BRIAN MOLKO has defended his decision to sack drummer STEVE HEWITT in 2007, describing the band then as...

Placebo 'Planning Summer Album'

20th January 2009

PLACEBO are planning to release their sixth studio album in June, it has been confirmed.The indie band first appeared in...

Placebo To Play Historic Show At Ancient Cambodian Temple

29th November 2008

Placebo will headline an historic concert at Angkor Wat, an ancient Cambodian temple, to raise awareness and increase prevention of...

Placebo Headline Cambodian Temple Gig

20th November 2008

Rockers PLACEBO are to play a unique gig in a 12th century Cambodian temple to raise money for charity. The...

Placebo Ditch Drummer

11th October 2007

British rockers PLACEBO have sacked their longterm drummer STEVE HEWITT, citing "musical differences". The split comes just months before the...

Fflam Festival Cancelled

3rd August 2007

Swansea's Fflam music festival has been cancelled after scheduling problems prevented a rearranged date for the event being implemented.Fflam had...

Fflam Festival Postponed

5th July 2007

Wales' Fflam festival has been postponed due to "consistently bad weather conditions" threatening to turn the event into a mud...

Pumpkins And Monkeys At Osheaga

11th May 2007

Sheffield band Arctic Monkeys have been added to the bill at the Osheaga festival in Montreal.The Monkeys will be bringing...

Placebo Call On Fans To Star In New Video

2nd April 2007

Fans of rockers PLACEBO are being invited to take part in the band's new video - by simply singing along...

Keane Head Major Welsh Music Festival

12th March 2007

Keane are to headline Wales' first major music festival this summer.Fflam, the Welsh word for flame, aims to be the...

Placebo Cancel French Gig

28th September 2006

PLACEBO have been forced to cancel their Lille, France gig on Friday night (29SEP06) after frontman BRIAN MOLKO was struck...

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