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Muse Lose Out At Kerrang! Awards

25th August 2006

Rockers MUSE were surprise losers at last night's (24AUG06) Kerrang! awards in London, converting only one of their impressive five nominations into a gong. The PLUG IN BABY stars, who have also been tipped for...

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Placebo Promote Sobriety

19th April 2006

British rock band PLACEBO warn their young fans about the dangers of alcohol on their new album. The group's fifth album MEDS contains lyrics cautioning kids against wayward boozing. Despite vocalist BRIAN MOLKO's early reputation...

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Ne-yo And Prince Top European Charts

8th April 2006

R+B star NE-YO has held onto the European singles chart number one spot for a second week with his smash hit SO SICK, holding off competition from KELLY CLARKSON. Clarkson's BECAUSE OF YOU is a...

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Molko Regrets Being Open With His Sexuality

7th April 2006

PLACEBO frontman BRIAN MOLKO wishes he had kept his sexuality under wraps like his hero MICHAEL STIPE, as the media has ignored his music in favour of concentrating on his bisexuality. Molko, who duets with...

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Ne-yo And Placebo Top European Charts

5th April 2006

MADONNA's reign at the top of the European singles chart has been ended by R+B star NE-YO, whose SO SICK has jumped straight in at number one. PINK is another new entry at number two...

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Molko Wishes He'd Kept Sex And Drugs Secret

31st March 2006

PLACEBO frontman BRIAN MOLKO regrets opening up about his sexuality and drug use so early in his career - because the media has never taken his music seriously since. The androgenous singer is annoyed his...

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Madonna Still Euro Number One

27th March 2006

Pop veteran MADONNA continues to sit atop the European singles chart with SORRY, holding off competition from THE BLACK EYED PEAS and EROS RAMAZZOTTI/ANASTACIA. The Black Eyed Peas are at number two with PUMP IT,...

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Placebo: 'We're Not So Weird'

8th March 2006

PLACEBO frontman BRIAN MOLKO is amazed contemporary hitmakers such as THE KILLERS have only just caught up with what the British band were doing a decade ago. The mascara-sporting singer insists the NANCY BOY rockers...

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Green Day Lead 2005 Kerrang! Music Awards Nominations

10th August 2005

American punk group GREEN DAY dominate the nominations at Britain's Kerrang! awards this year (05), with a triumphant five nods. The chart-topping trio are the most popular choice for Best Single and Best Album...

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French Artists Snub Live 8

23rd June 2005

French artists including JOHNNY HALLYDAY and MYLENE FARMER have still not confirmed whether they'll be appearing at the Paris leg of charity event LIVE 8, leaving organisers fuming. Live 8 officials in France want...

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Geldof Announces Five Live 8 Concerts

31st May 2005

LATEST: SIR BOB GELDOF has announced the LIVE 8 charity concerts will consist of eight star-studded gigs around the world - crushing speculation Edinburgh, Scotland and Washington DC will host the huge events. At...

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Ashcroft Saved From Hut Closure

5th May 2004

Rocker RICHARD ASHCROFT is the one artist to be rescued by VIRGIN RECORDS after the label decided to close down their HUT imprint. Despite the former-independent Hut making a name in the nineties for...

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Molko Plans Trip Home To Lebanon

6th August 2003

PLACEBO frontman BRIAN MOLKO is in negotiations to take his rock trio to Lebanon for a gig - so he can revisit the city where he grew up. The PURE MORNING singer spent his...

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