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Second Date Confirmed For Ennio Morricone Belfast Gig

30th July 2008

Legendary composer Ennio Morricone will perform two shows in Belfast this year after a second date was added to meet huge public demand.The man behind the unforgettable scores for the likes of The Good, the...

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Fascinating Fact 5703

30th July 2008

THE KINKS have topped a new U.S. online poll to find the Best Sibling Band in music history. The British group, fronted by feuding brothers RAY and DAVE DAVIES, beat VAN HALEN, HEART and RADIOHEAD...

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The Things They Say 9018

29th July 2008

"Even though we have chart-shattering tunes of our own, we also have music we enjoy listening to." GNARLS BARKLEY's CEE-LO GREEN reveals his admiration for RADIOHEAD at the duo's show at the Hollywood Bowl in...

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Gnarls Barkley Hit Hollywood Bowl

29th July 2008

GNARLS BARKLEY played at the Hollywood Bowl for the first time on Sunday (July 27th) and even threw in a RADIOHEAD cover for good measure.Cee-Lo and Danger Mouse, who have recently released their second album...

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Rolling Stones Quit Emi For 'Exclusive' Universal Deal

25th July 2008

The Rolling Stones have left their record label EMI to sign an "exclusive, long-term, worldwide" contract with Universal, it has been confirmed.The new deal sees Universal given control of the rock veterans' future albums as...

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Radiohead + Plant Make Mercury Shortlist

22nd July 2008

RADIOHEAD, ROBERT PLANT and ESTELLE have made it to the shortlist for the 2008 Mercury Music Prize. Rockers Radiohead's album In Rainbows joins Led Zeppelin frontman Plant's duets LP with Alison Krauss, titled Raising Sand,...

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Mercury Music Prize Shortlist Revealed

22nd July 2008

The 12 acts competing for this year's Mercury music prize have been unveiled.Adele, Radiohead and the Last Shadow Puppets top the shortlist, which also includes Estelle and Elbow.But there was no place in the judges'...

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Perry Farrell 'Welcomes Glasto Competition'

17th July 2008

Lollapalooza organiser Perry Farrell has said he would welcome competition from Glastonbury should he choose to bring his festival overseas.After starting out as a festival which toured the US, the event currently stays in Chicago...

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Gavin And Stacey Team Named In Media Power List

14th July 2008

James Corden and Ruth Jones, the writers and stars of Gavin and Stacey, have been named in a list of the most powerful movers and shakers in the British media.The award-winning pair finished 25th in...

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Radiohead Make Video Without Cameras

14th July 2008

In typically contrary fashion, RADIOHEAD have made a video that did no necessitate the use of cameras.After recently taking the controversial step of allowing fans to download their latest album for free, the band have...

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Noel Gallagher: In Rainbows Release Was Free Marketing

8th July 2008

Noel Gallagher has labelled the innovative internet-only release of Radiohead's In Rainbows as a bid to secure "free marketing".The band's decision to release the album for download, with fans able to specify the price they...

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Panic At The Disco Talk Abbey Road

3rd July 2008

PANIC AT THE DISCO have spoken of their reverence in getting to record in the legendary abbey Road studios.The Las Vegas band recorded their recent album PRETTY, ODD at the studio, which was made famous...

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Environmental Groups Praise Radiohead

26th June 2008

RADIOHEAD's efforts to make their current world tour environmentally friendly have paid off - the band has received a glowing report from green campaign group Friends of the Earth. The band have attempted to reduce...

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Environmental Groups Praise Radiohead

26th June 2008

RADIOHEAD's efforts to make their current world tour environmentally friendly have paid off - the band has received a glowing report from green campaign group Friends of the Earth. The band have attempted to reduce...

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The Things They Say 8698

25th June 2008

"I always forget the words of this one, it doesn't matter though because they're f**king nonsense!" RADIOHEAD frontman THOM YORKE has a low opinion of their new track BANGERS + MASH....

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Bono Offers Radiohead High Praise In Letter

25th June 2008

U2 rocker BONO has dubbed RADIOHEAD "a sacred talent" in a heartfelt letter to U.K. music magazine NME. The Irish star is also complimentary of the English band's 2007 pay-what-you-want experiment for downloads of their...

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Pitt Jets To Italy For Radiohead

20th June 2008

Hollywood actor BRAD PITT left his pregnant partner ANGELINA JOLIE at home in France to jet to Italy to watch British rockers RADIOHEAD with his pal EDWARD NORTON. The two actors - who met on...

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Fascinating Fact 5473

17th June 2008

RADIOHEAD, KANYE WEST, NINE INCH NAILS and GNARLS BARKLEY have been named among the top acts to appear at this year's Lollapalooza festival, which will take place at Grant Park in Chicago, Illinois over the...

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Coldplay Joke About Copying Radiohead

17th June 2008

COLDPLAY frontman CHRIS MARTIN has confessed to something musicologists and fans alike have thought for years - the rockers borrow heavily from RADIOHEAD. During a free Coldplay show in London on Monday night (16Jun08), frontman...

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Radiohead Can't Give Tickets Away

17th June 2008

Rockers RADIOHEAD were left with rows of empty seats at a recent concert after a eco-friendly stunt to give away tickets backfired. The Creep hitmakers announced that 50 passes for their show at Paris' Bercy...

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Rolling Stones Deny Reports Of Plans To Quit Label

16th June 2008

The Rolling Stones have dismissed media reports that they plan to end their business relationship with EMI.The Observer newspaper had claimed at the weekend that the veteran rockers are close to leaving EMI for concert...

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Simmons Slams 'Boring' Bands

12th June 2008

KISS star GENE SIMMONS has slammed bands like RADIOHEAD for putting on boring live shows - insisting fans deserve to see spectacular performances from their idols. Simmons is convinced that because fans often pay a...

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Portishead 'Surprised By Radiohead's Cover'

10th June 2008

PORTISHEAD have said it was "amazing" to discover that that RADIOHEAD have been covering the band's new single The Rip.Speaking to BBC 6 Music, PORTISHEAD'S Adrian Utley said he knew nothing of the issue until...

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U2 Refuse To Copy Radiohead's Internet Release

10th June 2008

U2 manager PAUL MCGUINNESS has ruled out the Irish rockers following in RADIOHEAD's footsteps and allowing fans to name their price for their new album - because the concept "backfired". Radiohead released their 2007 LP...

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Singin' In The Rain Remix Claims Number One Spot

9th June 2008

A three-year-old song has topped the UK singles charts after being used by Britain's Got Talent winner George Sampson.Mint Royale's remix of Singin' in the Rain has climbed 27 places to knock Rihanna's Take A...

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Eavises: This Will Be Glastonbury's Flagship Year

6th June 2008

Michael and Emily Eavis have dismissed criticism of the 2008 Glastonbury Festival and said this year's event could be the best yet.Tickets sales for this year have been comparatively slow - though more than 126,000...

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Yorke Urges Prince To Release Creep Video Footage

31st May 2008

Rocker THOM YORKE has reportedly called on PRINCE to allow video footage of his Coachella Festival performance to be made available online - because the RADIOHEAD frontman wants to see the pop superstar's rendition of...

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Howard: 'Muse Won't Follow In Radiohead's Footsteps'

30th May 2008

British rockers MUSE have ruled out following RADIOHEAD and releasing their next album online - although they admit they are looking for a more "organic" way to share their music with fans. Drummer Dom Howard...

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The Things They Say 8455

30th May 2008

"I dreamt about RADIOHEAD last night and WESTLIFE the night before. Which is the perfect blend of what we're trying to do musically." COLDPLAY star CHRIS MARTIN gets subconscious inspiration from fellow British bands....

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Recording In Rainbows 'Caused Hearing Loss'

28th May 2008

RADIOHEAD bassist Colin Greenwood has revealed that recording the band's last album IN RAINBOWS caused him some hearing damage.He said he suffered temporary loss of hearing and tinnitus after using the wrong headphones during the...

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