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Warner Music Drops Copyright Protection For Music Downloads

5th March 2008

Warner Music has revolutionised the music download industry by inking a deal to provide a rival download service to rival Apple's iTunes store.The record label's contract with download website will see computer users in...

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Fascinating Fact 4900

25th February 2008

DIANE KEATON, TILDA SWINTON, DENNIS HOPPER, NICKY HILTON and RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS star JOHN FRUSCIANTE were among the celebrity guests at Oscar-nominated director JULIAN SCHNABEL's art exhibition at the Gargosian Gallery in Beverly Hills...

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The Things They Say 7262

20th February 2008

"We took a look at each other in September (07) and we were like, 'You know what? I love you guys, but we all kind of need a break,' and we all said, 'Let's reconvene...

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The Things They Say 6469

11th December 2007

"(It involved) a lot of playing in front of overweight people eating hot dogs in the front row." THE MARS VOLTA frontman CEDRIC BIXLER-ZAVALA wasn't inspired opening for the RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS on tour...

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Producer Walker 'Lost Everything' In Flea's Rented Mansion

27th November 2007

LATEST: Producer BUTCH WALKER "lost everything" in the recent Los Angeles wildfires after it was revealed he had been renting the home of RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS bassist, FLEA. Flea - real name Michael Balzary...

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Flea Loses Home In La Fires

26th November 2007

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS bassist FLEA has lost his home in the latest fires to hit Los Angeles. The rocker's $5 million (GBP2.5 million) French-style mansion was burned down in the wildfires which began on...

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Chili Peppers Sue Us Network Over Show's Name

20th November 2007

The RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS are suing US network Showtime over the name of its new show CALIFORNICATION.The rock band claims that the title is "immediately associated" with their 1999 hit CD and DVD of...

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Chilis To Sue Tv Show

20th November 2007

The Red Hot Chili Peppers have confirmed plans to sue the producers of TV show Californication over the use of their famous album title.The US funk-rock band has filed a lawsuit against Showtime Network, the...

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Red Hot Chili Peppers Sue Showtime

20th November 2007

Rockers the RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS are suing executives at U.S. cable TV network Showtime over the pay-per-view channel's hit show CALIFORNICATION. In the suit, filed in Los Angeles on Monday (19Nov07), the band alleges...

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Kiedis Names Kid Everly Bear

15th October 2007

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS star ANTHONY KIEDIS has joined the ranks of the Hollywood parents who have given their kids odd names by confirming his baby son will be christened EVERLY BEAR. The Californication singer's...

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Kiedis Becomes A Father

3rd October 2007

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS frontman ANTHONY KIEDIS has become a father for the first time. The rocker's model girlfriend, 22-year-old Heather Christie, gave birth to a baby boy in the early hours of Tuesday (02Oct07)...

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Kiedis' Dancing Causes Festival Chaos

27th August 2007

The RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS were booed by thousands of fans at the Reading Festival on Saturday (25Aug07), after sound problems left the band rocking too quietly. Around 80,000 fans packed into the venue to...

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Chili Peppers Triumph At Reading

26th August 2007

Red Hot Chili Peppers triumphed in their headline set at Reading festival, despite reports of slight sound problems.After playing a set mainly formed of greatest hits, the Californian band seemed to be experiencing sound problems,...

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Reading Festival Overcomes Weather

21st August 2007

Some camping areas at this year's Reading festival have been closed after the event organisers described the land as "unusable".However, extra camping in the car park areas has been made available to compensate for sites...

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Alternative Stage Announced For Reading And Leeds

7th August 2007

The line up for this year's Alternative stage at the Carling Weekend: Reading and Leeds festivals has been announced.Transgressive records will be taking over the stage at both sites, with the likes of Jeremy Warmsley...

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Live Earth Concerts Highlight Climate Change

7th July 2007

Al Gore's Live Earth concerts are taking place around the world today, drawing attention to the global crisis of climate change.The former US vice president, now one of the world's highest-profile environmental campaigners, kicked off...

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Timberlake Set For Live Earth

5th July 2007

Justin Timberlake will make a surprise appearance at London's Live Earth concert at Wembley Stadium this Saturday.Reports in the Sun newspaper this morning suggested the popstar would perform and this has since been apparently confirmed...

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Celebrities Join Big Ask Campaign

5th July 2007

Celebrities including actor Jude Law and singer James Blunt have added their weight to a new online campaign calling for tough new environmental legislation.The Big Ask online march, launched by Friends of the Earth, invites...

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Metallica And Kasabian Added To London Live Earth

20th June 2007

Metallica, Kasabian and Pussycat Dolls have been added to the line-up for London's Live Earth concert.They will be joined by Terra Naomi, completing the final roster of acts performing at Wembley Stadium on July 7th.The...

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Fascinating Fact 3429

19th June 2007

METALLICA have been added to the packed bill at London's Live Earth global-warming awareness concert on 7 July (07). The star studded concert - one of many to be staged around the world on the...

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Budding Filmmaker Wins Red Hot Chili Peppers Video Contest

19th June 2007

Aspiring Los Angeles filmmaker OMRI COHEN has won a contest to direct the RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS' next video after making frontman ANTHONY KIEDIS cry. Cohen was among the 2,600 fans who submitted a video...

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Acts Added To Carling Weekend

12th June 2007

A number of new acts have been added to the Carling Weekend: Reading and Leeds festivals including Brakes and Devendra Banhart.Brakes will play the Radio 1/NME Stage on August 25th in Reading and the following...

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Wembley Hosts First Concert In Seven Years

10th June 2007

George Michael has become the first singer to perform at the rebuilt 757 million Wembley stadium.Last night's gig was the first concert at the renowned sporting and entertainment venue since it was closed for redevelopment...

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The Things They Say 4747

26th May 2007

"She was in an all-girl band for a while and then she just stopped... They probably got into an argument over who was wearing what dress or something." RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS star FLEA doesn't...

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Snoop Set For Live Earth

24th May 2007

Organisers of this summer's Live Earth concerts have confirmed that rapper SNOOP DOGG has signed up for the global event.Rather than lighting up London or taking a bite out of the Big Apple, Snoop will...

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Carling Stage Line-ups Announced

22nd May 2007

The full line-ups for the Carling stage at the Reading and Leeds festivals have been announced, with some surprising additions.Strokes guitarist Albert Hammond Jr will be headlining the stage, bringing his solo offering Yours to...

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Red Hot Chili Peppers + Guests To Play Fundraiser

2nd May 2007

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS are playing a Los Angeles fundraising gig on Saturday (05May07), which aims to bring music into the lives of local children. The Give It Away rockers, who hail from L.A., will...

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Red Hot Chili Peppers + Bjork Wow Coachella 2007

29th April 2007

The RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS and BJORK made sure the first three-day Coachella Festival was one for the ages on Friday and Saturday night (27-28Apr07) with stellar headlining performances. Bjork kicked off her world tour...

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Movie Stars Turn Coachella Festival Into Desert Hollywood

29th April 2007

CAMERON DIAZ, DREW BARRYMORE, SCARLETT JOHANSSON, JESSICA ALBA, JASON STATHAM and ADAM BRODY have been giving the first three-day Coachella Festival some real star power, heading out to the California desert to catch acts like...

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Diana Concert Loses Top Acts To Live Earth

23rd April 2007

Organisers of the memorial concert for DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES are struggling to secure high profile artists for the event after losing superstars MADONNA and RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS to this year's (07) Live Earth...

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