Latest The Killers News


Brandon Flowers Frustrated By U2'S Success

23rd December 2014

The Killers frontman Brandon Flowers fears he and his bandmates will never make "the dent that U2 were able to make" because they lack motivation and drive.The Mr. Brightside singer has opened up about his...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Brandon Flowers Wanted Valet Job

19th December 2014

Brandon Flowers wanted to be a valet parker when he was a child.The Killers' frontman has revealed his dream occupation as a youngster was to park other people's cars because he thought they were paid...

Tagged in this article - ,

Brandon Flowers Making Musical Changes

18th December 2014

Brandon Flowers wants to ''change'' with his second solo album.The Killers frontman - who released his debut solo record, 'Flamingo', in 2010 - is working with Ariel Rechtshaid on the LP and is excited with...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Jimmy Kimmel Guests On Killers' Christmas Single

2nd December 2014

U.S. chat show host Jimmy Kimmel is preparing for an assault on the festive pop charts after teaming up with The Killers to provide vocals for their annual Christmas single.The band release Joel The Lump...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Fascinating Fact: 4390766

29th September 2014

The Killers star Brandon Flowers and Beach Boys singer Brian Wilson hit the high notes at a George Harrison tribute concert in Los Angeles on Sunday night (28Sep14). George Fest: A Night To Honour The...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Brandon Flowers Talks Producer Clash

30th August 2014

Brandon Flowers clashed with his producer when they first worked together.The Killers frontman's second solo album, which is set to be released next year, will be produced by Ariel Rechtshaid and the star admits the...

Tagged in this article - ,

Brandon Flowers Begins Work On Solo Album

27th August 2014

Brandon Flowers is working on a new solo album.The Killers frontman is preparing his second record, which will follow 2010's 'Flamingo', and hopes to have new music ready to release in 2015.He told NME magazine:...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Unlikely Pairings - When Comedians And Musicians Come Together

By Dan Greaves | 19th August 2014

Following surprising reports that Las Vegas rockers The Killers invited British comedian Jimmy Carr to join them onstage at V Festival, Contact Music looks at five of the most unlikely pairings from the worlds of...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , ,

The Killers Close V Festival In Style

18th August 2014

The Killers brought V Festival to a close in sublime style last night (17.08.14) by bringing Jimmy Carr on stage to introduce their encore. The 'Somebody Told Me' hitmakers - who were playing the event...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Justin Timberlake Poses With Fan During Gig

17th August 2014

Justin Timberlake posed for selfies with a fan during his headline show at the Virgin Media V Festival last night (16.08.14).The 'Mirrors' hitmaker was stunned here were ''so f***ing many'' people gathered at the main...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

Fascinating Fact: 4319497

10th August 2014

The Killers recruited Haim star Danielle Haim as their drummer for a song during their set at the Outside Lands festival in San Francisco, California on Saturday night (09Aug14). Haim's band was also on the...

Tagged in this article -

The Killers And Other Really Weird Lyrics

By Ed Biggs | 1st August 2014

We’ve all heard our fair share of daft lyrics in pop songs, but now there’s been an attempt to subjectively decide which song contains the weirdest lyric.Brandon Flowers is the writer of the weirdest lyric...

Tagged in this article - ,

The Killers' 'Human' Voted Most Baffling Song

1st August 2014

The Killers' 'Human' has topped a poll to find the most baffling song lyrics.According to music streaming service blinkbox Music, which polled 2,000 people in Britain, 30 per cent of people found the line ''Are...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Rudimental To Headline Our House At V Festival

17th July 2014

Rudimental will headline the Our House Stage at Virgin Media's V Festival.The 'Feel the Love' hitmakers will take part in a sound-clash with Hospital Records (All Stars); London Elektricity, Danny Byrd, Fred V & Grafix...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , ,

Cara Delevingne Wants V Festival Vip Area For Rabbit

18th June 2014

Cara Delevingne has requested a special private area for her pet rabbit at V Festival.The 21-year-old supermodel loves to travel with her bunny Cecil and it seems her pampered pet is just as eager as...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Pharrell Adds Extra London Date To Tour

28th May 2014

Pharrell Williams has added an extra London date to his tour. The 41-year-old rapper - who will start the European leg of his 'Dear G I R L' tour in Manchester this September -...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

Brandon Flowers: Morrissey Is Like Elvis

17th May 2014

Brandon Flowers thinks Morrissey is like a modern-day Elvis Presley.The Killers frontman has been a fan of The Smiths for many years and admires their ''humour'' as well as musicianship.He said: ''The Smiths had the...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

Experience Sun, Sand And Sensational Sounds At Hangout Festival 2014

By Holly Williams | 16th May 2014

Alabama's sun-soaked, sold-out Hangout Music Fest begins officially today (May 16th 2014) following yesterday's kick-off party - and there's almost too much fun to take in.Set against the glorious backdrop of Gulf Shores' pure white...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Ceelo Green And Pixie Lott To Play V Festival

22nd April 2014

CeeLo Green, Pixie Lott and Tinie Tempah have been added to the bill for this year's V Festival. The acts will join Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Childish Gambino, John Martin, Vance Joy and Chloe Howl, who will...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Outside Lands Brings You The 2014 Line-up! Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers, Duck Sauce, Jagwar Ma And More

By Holly Williams | 11th April 2014

Possibly the only major festival where you can enjoy fine gourmet cuisine while rocking out to an eclectic variety of international artists, Outside Lands has now unveiled the 2014 line-up as it prepares to return...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Fascinating Fact: 4129250

28th March 2014

The Killers star Brandon Flowers, Local Natives and Father John Misty have joined forces to feature in a new short film about country legend Johnny Cash's new posthumous album Out Among The Stars. The 15-minute...

Tagged in this article -

It's Indie Rock & Roll For V Festival: The Killers Headline Huge Bill

By Jack de Aguilar | 4th March 2014

The UK’s festival season is slowly clicking into gear as Hollywood’s award season recovers from a stinking hangover. On the weekend of August 16-17 in Hylands Park, Chelmsford and Weston Park, Staffordshire, The Killers will...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , ,

Fascinating Fact: 4095649

4th March 2014

Justin Timberlake and The Killers will co-headline the V Festival in England this summer (14). The alternating two-site festival in August (14) will also feature performances from Lily Allen, Bastille, Blondie, Example and Ed Sheeran.

Tagged in this article - ,

The Killers Honoured Lou Reed At Las Vegas Gig

7th January 2014

The Killers honoured late rock legend Lou Reed on the night he died by singing one of his hits at a gig in Las Vegas.The Velvet Underground star passed away in October (13) at the...

Tagged in this article - ,

Robbie Williams Keeps Gary Barlow Off The Top Spot On UK Album Chart

By Joe Wilde | 30th December 2013

It was like 1997 all over again this weekend, as Robbie Williams and Gary Barlow battled it out for the Number One spot on the UK Album Chart. Much like the battles of the mid-to-late...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , ,

The Killers Vow To Continue Festive Charity Drive

26th December 2013

The Killers are determined to continue their tradition of recording an annual Christmas rock song even though the bandmates might not be together next Christmas - because the project provides a festive boost for Aids...

Tagged in this article -

Owen Wilson Films Christmas Video For The Killers

29th November 2013

Hollywood actor Owen Wilson has teamed up with The Killers to star in the video for the band's annual Christmas single.The rockers will release a new track called Christmas In L.A. on 1 December (13)...

Tagged in this article - ,

Brandon Flowers Removes Wedding Ring After Theft At Gig

29th November 2013

The Killers rocker Brandon Flowers removes his jewellery before mingling with fans at gigs after a bracelet was stolen from his wrist during a concert in the U.K.The Mr. Brightside hitmakers were performing a show...

Tagged in this article - ,

Ronnie Vannucci, Jr. Had Close Encounter With Ufo

28th November 2013

The Killers star Ronnie Vannucci, Jr. was left shaken after spotting a Ufo on a road trip through Nevada.The drummer worked as a luggage courier for an airline before shooting to fame, and he was...

Tagged in this article -

Dianna Agron Replaces The Killers Frontman In New Music Video

26th November 2013

Actress Dianna Agron has taken on the role of The Killers frontman Brandon Flowers in the band's new video, Just Another Girl.The Glee beauty transformed into a rock star for the promo and stepped into...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Advertisement

Editors Recommendations

'American Sniper' Is a Late Arrival to the Oscars Party

The heart-pounding teaser trailer for American Sniper had so much promise that perhaps a current...

'American Sniper' Is a Late Arrival to the Oscars Party

Mark Ronson - Daffodils ft. Kevin Parker Audio

Mark Ronson will finally unveil his fourth album 'Uptown Special' on January 26th 2015 through...

Mark Ronson - Daffodils (Audio) Video

'The Gambler' Is Not Worth the Risk on Christmas Day

Do yourself a favour and go watch American Sniper this festive season. Or Selma. Should you...

'The Gambler' Is Not Worth the Risk on Christmas Day

Bastille - Oblivion [Live]

Bastille perform their single 'Oblivion' live on the Honda Stage at Music Midtown in Atlanta. The track followed Platinum...

Bastille - Oblivion [Live] Video

Clint Eastwood On Crucial Research For 'American Sniper'

Production for 'American Sniper' began back in May, 2012, after Warner Brothers acquired...

Clint Eastwood On Crucial Research For 'American Sniper'

James Corden to Receive OBE before Heading to America

James Corden, the comedian who rose to fame on the critically acclaimed comedy...

James Corden to Receive OBE before Heading to America
Advertisement

Unbroken's Release Mere Days Away, So What Are Critics Saying About Angelina Jolie's Beloved Zamperini Biopic?

The reviews are in for Unbroken and the film, directed by Academy Award...

Unbroken's Release Mere Days Away, So What Are Critics Saying About Angelina Jolie's Beloved Zamperini Biopic?

Theaters To Screen 'The Interview' as Sony Insists "We Did Not Cave"

After the news that several theaters in the U.S are to screen the controversial...

Theaters To Screen 'The Interview' as Sony Insists

Tim Burton & Helena Bonham Carter Split, Rep Confirms Former Couple "Separated Amicably Earlier This Year"

Tim Burton and Helena Bonham Carter have separated after thirteen years...

Tim Burton & Helena Bonham Carter Split, Rep Confirms Former Couple


More recommendations

Advertisement