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Radiohead Frontman Joins Big Ask

24th July 2007

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has added his voice to Friends of the Earth's Big Ask virtual campaign.The singer appears on a YouTube clip posted by the charity, calling on his MP to remind the government...

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New Radiohead Album "Nearly There"

14th June 2007

A new Radiohead album is "nearly there" according to a message posted by the band's guitarist Ed O'Brien.The band last released an album in 2003 with the hyper-political Hail to the Thief and headlined Glastonbury...

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Radiohead To Move Into Ballet

12th June 2007

British rockers RADIOHEAD's music is set to be reinvented as a ballet. Dance impresario Stephen Petronio's "Ride The Beast" is set to be performed at the Edinburgh International Festival later this year (18-20Aug07), and features...

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Emi Drops Music Track Locks

2nd April 2007

EMI Music is to lift restrictions from some digital tracks sold via downloads.The world's largest independent music company will make premium downloads available worldwide without digital rights management (DRM) restrictions.DRM allows rights owners to protect...

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Radiohead Deny Starbucks Rumours

29th March 2007

British group RADIOHEAD have denied rumours they are signing an album deal with Starbucks' label Hear Music. The OK COMPUTER stars are currently searching for a new record company after fulfilling their six-album contract with...

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Aguilera Plays Naughty Nurse In Bedroom Sex Emergencies

10th March 2007

CHRISTINA AGUILERA likes to spice up her sex life by playing doctors and nurses in the bedroom - and she's even bought her new husband a sexy medic's outfit. The couple stages saucy hospital emergencies...

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Yorke Snipes Back At Gallagher

19th February 2007

LATEST: RADIOHEAD frontman THOM YORKE has defended his art school education and political activism against accusations from NOEL GALLAGHER he's boring fans. The outspoken OASIS star fumed last week (08FEB07), "Thom Yorke sat at a...

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Brits Still Causing Valentine's Squabbles

8th February 2007

The Brit Awards, held next Wednesday on Valentine's Day, are continuing to cause controversy among the UK's pop and rock stars.PETE DOHERTY has been banned from attending by his maybe wife KATE MOSS, who believes...

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Depeche Mode, Marsalis And Chili Peppers Claim Playboy Prizes

7th February 2007

DEPECHE MODE have been inducted to Playboy's Hall of Fame in the magazine's annual Music Poll, while jazz great BRANFORD MARSALIS and RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS won the readers' votes. Marsalis claimed the Jazz Artist...

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Doherty Snapped Up In Long-term Music Deal

19th January 2007

Babyshambles have signed up for a long-term deal with Parlophone.The label also has Coldplay and Blur on its books and released the band's recent album The Blinding LP on its Regal imprint in December.Although it...

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Babyshambles Tie Up Longterm Parlophone Deal

19th January 2007

PETE DOHERTY's band BABYSHAMBLES have landed a longterm deal with the Parlophone record label following the success of their THE BLINDING EP last year (06). Bosses at the British record company, which signed THE BEATLES...

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Fascinating Fact 2656

8th January 2007

RADIOHEAD guitarist JONNY GREENWOOD has compiled an album of his favourite reggae tunes for release on the revered Trojan/Sanctuary label. The album, JONNY GREENWOOD IS THE CONTROLLER, will be released in March (07)....

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Stars Come Out To Help Producer Godrich Launch Show

20th December 2006

THOM YORKE, THE WHITE STRIPES and BECK are helping producer NIGEL GODRICH launch a new downloadable TV music show in a bid to recreate the glory years of live performance television. Godrich, who has worked...

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Feeling Blue? Turn To The Verve

11th December 2006

If you're feeling down and want to indulge in feeling sorry for yourself, then listening to The Verve's The Drugs Don't Work could help things along nicely. According to research, the track is the saddest...

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Arctics Go Cold Over Global Warming

11th December 2006

Musicians have long been voicing their opinions on world events; once upon a time it was a plimsoll-wearing long-haired hippy called JOHN LENNON trying to save the world by lying in a bed.But today's struggles...

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Radiohead Guitarist Wins Classical Award

25th November 2006

RADIOHEAD guitarist JONNY GREENWOOD has been named Favourite Artist at the BBC Radio 3 Composer Of The Year Awards. Greenwood, 35, has been composer in residence at the radio station since 2004, composing pieces for...

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Ditto Named 'Coolest Person In Rock'

22nd November 2006

THE GOSSIP frontwoman BETH DITTO has been named the coolest person in rock by influential British music magazine the New Musical Express (NME). The lesbian singer caused controversy earlier this month (NOV06) after defending troubled...

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Fascinating Fact 2434

15th November 2006

RADIOHEAD artwork is set to go on display in Barcelona, Spain later this month (NOV06) at the Stanley Donwood + Dr Tchock: Paintings, Etc collection hosted by Iguapop Gallery.

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Gallagher: 'Go For Number One'

13th November 2006

OASIS rocker NOEL GALLAGHER has hit out at music legends THE CLASH and RADIOHEAD for refusing to compete in the charts. The rocker is proud of his band's mainstream status, and casts a critical eye...

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Fascinating Fact 2286

25th October 2006

RADIOHEAD rocker THOM YORKE has surprised fans by revealing HOW TO DISAPPEAR COMPLETELY, taken from 2000's KID A album is the band's best song He explains, "It's the most beautiful thing we ever did, I...

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Muse Storm UK Festival Awards

20th October 2006

British rockers MUSE triumphed at last night's (19OCT06) UK Festival Awards, collecting gongs for Best Rock Act and Best Headline Act for their celebrated performance at the Carling Weekend: Reading And Leeds Festivals this summer....

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Yorke Rages Against Environment Damaging Rock Tours

17th October 2006

RADIOHEAD frontman THOM YORKE has slammed the "ridiculous use of energy" used up by worldwide rock tours, insisting he may quit touring altogether because of the situation. The CREEP star is a staunch environmental activist,...

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Allen, Yorke And Skinner Triumph At Digital Awards

4th October 2006

British chart-topper LILY ALLEN and RADIOHEAD frontman THOM YORKE were honoured for their contribution to the digital revolution at the BT Digital Music Awards in London last night (03OCT06). Allen, whose rocketing profile on networking...

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Panic! Defend Queen Cover

4th October 2006

PANIC! AT THE DISCO have defended their decision to cover QUEEN classic BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY on tour, insisting their hard work perfecting the difficult harmonies will pay off. The Las Vegas band are no strangers to...

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Flowers Begs Yorke To Write Hits Again

25th September 2006

THE KILLERS singer BRANDON FLOWERS believes RADIOHEAD frontman THOM YORKE is wasting his talent as a songwriter. The JENNY WAS A FRIEND OF MINE star wishes Yorke would stop writing experimental rock and return to...

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Beck Puppets Trash Radiohead Hotel Room

21st September 2006

Cult rocker BECK was forced to apologise to British band RADIOHEAD after his stage marionettes allegedly trashed the OK COMPUTER stars' hotel room. The LOSER star and his band have been joined onstage at recent...

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Wire Blasts 'Too Famous' New Bands

14th September 2006

MANIC STREET PREACHERS rocker NICKY WIRE has slammed ARCTIC MONKEYS and FRANZ FERDINAND for becoming famous too quickly. Wire is disgusted at the money and attention given to newer bands, accusing recording companies of allowing...

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Coldplay + Radiohead Hits Reworked On Lullabies Albums

4th September 2006

COLDPLAY, RADIOHEAD and METALLICA are the unlikely inspirations behind a new album series of baby lullabies. The groups' anthems have been reworked for a quirky new set of compilation albums, called ROCKABYE BABY. Each album...

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Stipe Defends 'Cheerless' Yorke

1st September 2006

Singer MICHAEL STIPE has hit out at pal THOM YORKE's cheerless reputation, Insisting the RADIOHEAD singer isn't as depressed as the press like to portray him. The REM frontman is credited with helping Yorke cope...

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Williams: 'I Was Never Going To Make Cool Music'

31st August 2006

Pop superstar ROBBIE WILLIAMS has defended his "un-credible" music, because he is staying loyal to his roots. The FEEL singer admits he could never have performed in an acclaimed rock band, because he spent so...

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