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Scissor Sisters' Single Regret

9th December 2010

Jake Shears regrets decisions made about his band's latest album.The Scissor Sisters singer admitted the success of their latest album 'Night Work' has been "a slow burn" - and they feel they shouldn't have released...

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Metallica Become Family Friendly

7th December 2010

Metallica singer James Hetfield has made his band's live shows "more family-friendly" since becoming a father. The heavy metal singer has toned down his language when the group play live for the sake of his...

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Fleet Foxes Finish 'More Personal' Album

23rd November 2010

Fleet Foxes second album will be "more personal".The acoustic folk band's singer Robin Pecknold said tracks on their forthcoming album - recorded over eight months in their own studio in Seattle, North West America -...

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Foo Fighters Added To Isle Of Wight Line Up

17th November 2010

Foo Fighters will join Pulp and Kings of Leon at the Isle Of Wight Festival 2011.The US rockers will headline the Saturday night of the event, which kicks off the festival season in the UK...

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Albarn Forms Supergroup With Flea

3rd November 2010

DAMON ALBARN has formed another supergroup - he's teaming up with RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS rocker FLEA for a new band.The former Blur frontman is currently working on his fourth studio album with Gorillaz and...

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Chili Peppers Recording Red Hot New Tracks

20th October 2010

The Red Hot Chili Peppers are halfway through recording a new album. The 'Under The Bridge' group have been in the studio with producer Rick Rubin and reportedly started enough tracks to fill a whole...

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Chili Peppers 'Preparing To Sue Over Vickers Track'

16th October 2010

Rockers RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS are considering taking legal action against British pop star DIANA VICKERS over similarities between her new track and the band's classic UNDER THE BRIDGE, according to U.K. reports.The chart newcomer,...

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Bryan Ferry's Bass Odyssey

13th October 2010

Bryan Ferry used three bass players on one track on his new album. The 'Love Is The Drug' singer layered ace bassists Mani, from Primal Scream, Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea and jazz ace...

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Duff Mckagan Quits Addiction

7th September 2010

Duff McKagan has left Jane's Addiction after just five months.The former Guns 'N' Roses bass player cited "musical differences" as the motivation behind his decision to leave the US rock group, despite working on material...

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Smith Too Busy For Chickenfoot

3rd September 2010

Rock supergroup CHICKENFOOT are preparing to hit the studio to record their second album without drummer and founder CHAD SMITH - because the RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS star is too busy to join them.Smith formed...

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Star-studded Tribute Show For Bonham

30th August 2010

Drummers including former GUNS N' ROSES star STEVEN ADLER and RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS' CHAD SMITH have signed up to take part in a tribute to late LED ZEPPELIN percussionist JOHN BONHAM to mark the...

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Ronnie Wood Announces All-star Album

25th August 2010

Slash and Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea will both appear on Ronnie Wood's solo album. Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie has announced his first solo album since 2001, 'I Feel Like Playing', which will feature...

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Rapper Dick Van Dyke

12th April 2010

Red Hot Chili Peppers' Chad Smith has got Dick Van Dyke rapping on his new album. The drummer has recorded an album of songs for children and recruited the 84-year-old 'Mary Poppins' actor to lay...

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Former Chili Peppers Star Frusciante Is Top Guitarist

11th April 2010

Former RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS star JOHN FRUSCIANTE has been named the greatest guitarist of the last 30 years.The musician left the rock band after they embarked on a two-year hiatus in 2007, choosing not...

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Van Dyke Has Red Hot Fun With Chili Peppers Star Smith On Kids Album

11th April 2010

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS drummer CHAD SMITH has teamed up with beloved MARY POPPINS star DICK VAN DYKE for a new children's album.The rocker plays drums and helped 84-year-old Van Dyke perfect his rapping skills...

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Bryan Ferry Knows How To Dance

18th March 2010

Bryan Ferry is embracing dance music on his next record. The former Roxy Music frontman has recently re-recorded his collaboration with Groove Armada - as well as working with other dance artists - and is...

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Flea Joins The Soloist On New Record

4th February 2010

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS star FLEA has realised his dream of playing with mentally ill music mastermind NATHANIEL AYERS after signing up to join the classically-trained subject of the film THE SOLOIST in the recording...

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Flea Launches Affordable Instrument Range

6th January 2010

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS star {FLEA] has launched his own range of affordable bass guitars - after seeing his music students struggling to play cheap instruments.The rocker - real name Michael Balzary - was inspired...

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Klinghoffer Is New Red Hot Chili Peppers Star

4th January 2010

JOSH KLINGHOFFER will replace JOHN FRUSCIANTE in the RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, and his first concert as an official band member will be at NEIL YOUNG's 2010 MusiCares Person of the Year tribute in Los...

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John Frusciante Confirms Departure

18th December 2009

John Frusciante has confirmed he has left Red Hot Chili Peppers - over a year ago.It was claimed earlier this week that the guitarist had departed the 'Californication' hitmakers and been replaced by session musician...

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Frusciante Left Chili Peppers A Year Ago

17th December 2009

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS star JOHN FRUSCIANTE has confirmed he's left the band, insisting he quit "over a year ago".The Give It Away hitmakers reconvened earlier this year (09) after a two year hiatus which...

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Red Hot Chili Peppers Lose Guitarist

15th December 2009

John Frusciante has reportedly left Red Hot Chili Peppers.The guitarist is said to have been replaced by session musician Josh Klinghoffer, who has previously toured with the 'Under The Bridge' hitmakers.A source said: "Josh Klinghoffer...

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Frusciante Quits Chili Peppers?

14th December 2009

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS guitarist JOHN FRUSCIANTE has quit the group to concentrate on his solo career, according to reports.The Californication hitmakers reconvened earlier this year (09) after a two year hiatus which saw the...

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Fascinating Fact 8402

24th November 2009

NEIL YOUNG will be celebrated with a special tribute during the 2010 Grammy Awards weekend in January (10). k.d. lang, JAMES TAYLOR and RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS are expected to perform at the event.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers Announce Comeback

13th November 2009

Red Hot Chili Peppers have announced their comeback concert.The US funk rockers went on hiatus in 2008 after 25 years together, but have said that they will play the charity concert MusiCares 2010 on January...

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Pixies Headline Benefit To Save Baby

5th November 2009

Reformed rockers THE PIXIES are trying to save a baby's life by headlining a Los Angeles benefit with WEIRD AL YANKOVIC and RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS star FLEA.The Monkey Gone To Heaven hitmakers have confirmed...

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Dizzee Rascal 'Gets' Pop

4th November 2009

Dizzee Rascal said he now "gets" pop music. The rapper said after his first three albums he finally understood how to make pop records with his latest, 'Tongue N' Cheek', and plucked up the courage...

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Tinchy Stryder Wants Chili

18th October 2009

Tinchy Stryder wants to work with Red Hot Chili Peppers star Flea.The British rapper - who has previously collaborated with Sugababes singer Amelle Berrabah and hip-hop group N-Dubz - is a big fan of the...

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Thom Yorke's New Group

30th September 2009

Thom Yorke has formed a new supergroup.The Radiohead frontman has announced plans for two concerts with his unnamed band, which features Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea, REM collaborator Joey Waronker, Brazilian multi-instrumentalist Mauro Refosco,...

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Yorke Forms New Band

29th September 2009

RADIOHEAD star THOM YORKE has announced plans to hit the road with a new band including RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS bassist FLEA.The rocker has recruited four other musicians to form the as-yet-unnamed group to back...

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