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Flowers Hits Out At Coachella Protesters

30th April 2009

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has slammed protesters who tried to prevent the band from playing at the Coachella music festival - insisting they should learn to love the Las Vegas rockers. The Mr Brightside hitmakers...

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Flowers Denies Rift With Drummer

30th April 2009

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has denied rumours of a longrunning feud with drummer RONNIE VANNUCCI - insisting stories of a rift are "not true". The singer sparked reports of tensions between the pair in March...

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Fascinating Fact 7247

24th April 2009

THE KILLERS have recorded a version of MURRAY HEAD's ONE NIGHT IN BANGKOK tune from the musical CHESS for a planned covers album....

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Fascinating Fact 7224

21st April 2009

California's Coachella Festival rang up its second biggest year ever at the weekend (17-19Apr09), with 160,000 music fans braving scorching temperatures to see PAUL MCCARTNEY, THE KILLERS, THE CURE, MORRISSEY and LEONARD COHEN, among other...

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Sensational Stories Receive Different Treatment

21st April 2009

The case of the missing Natalee Holloway may have long ago disappeared from the tabloids and cable talk shows, but it was still fresh enough people's minds to produce record ratings Sunday night for the...

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West Records Killer Track With Flowers

15th April 2009

KANYE WEST has recorded a new track with THE KILLERS star BRANDON FLOWERS after the rocker surprised the rapper with a studio visit. In a blog post to fans, West has revealed Flowers and actor/rocker Jared...

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The Things They Say 11862

10th April 2009

"Before I ever thought of myself as a musician, I was personally affected by DEPECHE MODE." THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS reveals his musical inspiration....

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The Things They Say 11817

7th April 2009

"I think KURT COBAIN and grunge took the fun out of rock 'n roll." THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS prefers his music with a pop edge....

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Killers Scrap Gig After Terrorist Threat

13th March 2009

THE KILLERS have been forced to cancel a gig in Amsterdam, the Netherlands following a terrorist threat. The rockers were due to play at the city's Amsterdam Heineken Music Hall on Thursday (12Mar09) night but the...

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The Killers Give Fan A Free Ride

10th March 2009

THE KILLERS took pity on a fan who missed out on seeing one of the band's gigs - by inviting her on to their tour bus and whisking her off to their next concert. The unnamed...

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Killers And Oasis To Head 'Eclectic' V Festival Lineup

3rd March 2009

The Killers and Oasis have been announced as the headline acts for this summer's V Festival, with tickets on sale on Friday.Brandon Flowers and bandmates, as well NME award-winners Oasis, will take to the stage...

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The Prodigy And Kelly Clarkson Top UK Charts

2nd March 2009

Invaders Must Die, the new album by the Prodigy, has topped the UK album charts while Kelly Clarkson's new single hit the top singles spot.The dance act's first original album since 2001 sold 100,000 copies...

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Oasis Named Best British Band At Nme Awards

26th February 2009

Mancunian group Oasis have been named the best British band at the Shockwaves NME awards.The Dig Out Your Soul stars led the way at this year's ceremony at Brixton Academy, with seven nominations, but were...

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Flowers Forced Off By Rowdy Fans

24th February 2009

THE KILLERS rocker BRANDON FLOWERS once stormed off-stage in the middle of a concert after the crowd got out of hand. The frontman, currently touring Europe with the band, refuses to tolerate rowdy revellers at his...

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The Killers Sue Former Manager For Millions

23rd February 2009

American musicians the Killers are countersuing their former manager Braden Merrick over alleged incompetence that cost them millions of dollars.According to Billboard magazine, the Human stars filed a suit in federal court in Las Vegas...

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The Killers Countersue Former Manager

23rd February 2009

THE KILLERS have launched legal action against their former manager for breach of contract. In a lawsuit filed on Friday (20Feb09) in Las Vegas, the band claims a "breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty and...

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The Things They Say 11349

21st February 2009

"Rock music is supposed to make people dance. Its funny how sometimes its seen as not as serious unless youre singing a folk song." THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS wants to be taken seriously....

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The Things They Say 11347

21st February 2009

"We deserved to beat them. Theyre not what they used to be. We stuck together, this is our decade, this is our era. We deserve it. THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS on beating GUNS N'...

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Flowers Defends Decision To Censor Concert Photos

20th February 2009

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has defended his decision to ban photographers from the band's gigs - because he hates seeing unflattering pictures of himself in the press. The rockers don't allow press photographers into their...

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Coldplay And Killers Thrill With Star-studded Concert

19th February 2009

Rockers COLDPLAY and THE KILLERS staged an all-star gig on Wednesday night (18Feb09) - with BONO and TAKE THAT frontman GARY BARLOW putting in surprise appearances at a one-off charity concert. The Yellow hitmakers and the...

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Coldplay And Killers To Make Post-brits Dash Across London

18th February 2009

Rockers COLDPLAY and THE KILLERS will make a last-minute dash across London following the Brit Awards on Wednesday night (18Feb09) to headline a charity gig in the city. Both acts are nominated for awards at the...

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Killers To Headline T In The Park And Oxegen

18th February 2009

The Killers have been announced as the latest act to headline the T in the Park and Oxegen festivals this summer.The Day and Age stars will make their fourth appearance at the Scottish shindig and...

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Flowers Promises To Keep Kids Away From Booze

13th February 2009

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has vowed to steer his children away from alcohol - insisting his life has more direction since he kicked his booze habit. The singer struggled to balance his Mormon beliefs with...

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Lily Allen Holds UK Number One Spot For Second Week

8th February 2009

Lily Allen's new single The Fear has remained at the top of the UK singles charts for a second week.The 23-year-old's new album It's Not Me, It's You is released on Monday.Eminem's comeback single Crack...

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Flowers' Rage At Killers Drummer

6th February 2009

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has to hold himself back on tour when he finds himself fantasising about attacking his drummer RONNIE VANNUCCI. The rocker betrays his mild-mannered persona by admitting he occasionally wishes he could...

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The Things They Say 11028

4th February 2009

"I get asked about it a lot. If I were Catholic, no one would bat an eye... People look at me like I'm an alien when they ask about Mormonism." THE KILLERS star BRANDON FLOWERS...

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The Things They Say 11018

3rd February 2009

"I have nights where I'm King Kong and nights where I don't feel I belong up there." THE KILLERS star BRANDON FLOWERS isn't always comfortable on stage.

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Flowers: 'I've Apologised For Bad Mouthing My Peers'

3rd February 2009

Outspoken THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS is keen to scale back on criticism in interviews after spending the past two years apologising to those he has offended. The Human singer admits he has been too candid...

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The Things They Say 11015

3rd February 2009

"I don't understand the lack of ambition out there. There's no fantasy. U2 are like f**king LIBERACE compared with what's coming out now... Everyone knows it's a difficult time to sell records. Not enough people...

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Flowers Collects Hair For Tennant

29th January 2009

THE KILLERS star BRANDON FLOWERS is collecting his beard trimmings, so he can send them to PET SHOP BOYS star NEIL TENNANT. The two pop stars have become friends, but the Human singer is still irked...

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