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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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Killers And Coldplay Confirmed For One-off War Child Show

28th January 2009

Coldplay and the Killers will take to the stage for an exclusive charity concert next month, it has been announced.The two bands have signed up for a one-off show in aid of the War Child...

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Fascinating Fact 6717

28th January 2009

THE KILLERS and COLDPLAY are teaming up to play a one-off gig at London's O2 Shepherds Bush Empire on 18 February (09) in aid of the War Child charity, which provides assistance to kids in...

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The Things They Say 10938

28th January 2009

"I try to make sure I'm not flying on my birthday. And I don't stay in that room number in hotels." THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has a fear of the number 621 - even...

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Flowers Quits Booze

28th January 2009

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has given up alcohol in a bid to save his voice. The Mr Brightside hitmaker fears booze will eventually ruin his vocal chords, so he has become teetotal to help prolong...

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Pavement To Reform?

15th January 2009

PAVEMENT are considering reforming for an appearance at this year's Coachella festival, it has emerged.The acclaimed indie band split up in 1999 after playing a farewell gig at London's Brixton Academy.However, guitarist Scott Kannberg has...

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Lady Gaga Dances To UK Number One Spot

11th January 2009

New York dance star Lady GaGa has topped the UK singles charts with Just Dance, knocking Alexandra Burke off the number one spot.The 20-year-old, real name Joanne Stefani Germanotta, had entered the chart at number...

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The Killers Born Out Of Recession

9th January 2009

Las Vegas rockers THE KILLERS have credited financial problems with bringing the band together - calling the 2001 U.S. economic downturn a "blessing in disguise". The 9/11 terrorist attacks, including the destruction of the World...

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The Killers' Car Wash Calamity

9th January 2009

Rockers THE KILLERS once narrowly avoided causing a traffic accident - when they fled a filling station after breaking a drive-thru car wash. The band, formed in 2002, were touring in the early days of...

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Alexandra Burke Takes Xmas Number One

21st December 2008

X Factor winner Alexandra Burke's cover of Leonard Cohen's Hallelujah beat Jeff Buckley's re-released version of the classic track to take the Christmas number one spot.Buckley's version was released in response to The X Factor...

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Leona No.1 For Second Week

14th December 2008

Leona Lewis has held on at the top of the UK singles chart for a second week with her cover of Snow Patrol's Run.Kings of Leon's Use Somebody was up to number two in this...

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New Dad Wentz To End Feud With Flowers

14th December 2008

FALL OUT BOY star PETE WENTZ wants to end his public row with THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS - because fatherhood has made him mellow. The spat began in 2005 when Flowers claimed he wanted...

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Leona Runs To Top Of Singles Chart

7th December 2008

The new release from Leona Lewis, Run, has gone in at number one in the UK singles chart in its first week.The former X Factor winner, who is now making waves on both sides of...

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The Killers Beat Guns N' Roses To The Top Of The U.k. Charts

30th November 2008

THE KILLERS have stunned British chart watchers by stealing the top album honour from GUNS N' ROSES. The Las Vegas-based rock act have stormed to the top of the U.K. album charts with their new...

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Take That Have Greatest Day With Number One Single

30th November 2008

Greatest Day, the new single by Take That, has debuted at the top of the UK singles chart.The reunited boyband claimed their 11th number one single to knock Beyonce off the top spot.The quartet's new...

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The Things They Say 10363

27th November 2008

"I think it was the second day me and BRANDON (FLOWERS) ever practised together. We were just hanging out afterwards and I said, 'So you want to be big?' and he said, 'Oh yeah', and...

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Stars Line Up For New Charity Digital Music Magazine

25th November 2008

THE KILLERS, U2, BOB DYLAN and COLDPLAY are among the names contributing tracks to a new digital music magazine launching on World AIDS Day (01Dec08). The acts will offer exclusive songs to Red(Wire). All proceeds...

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Flowers Sacrificed Moustache For Music

25th November 2008

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has explained why he shaved off his famous moustache - it didn't complement the band's fresh new pop sound. The singer decided to get rid of his beloved facial hair...

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Beyonce Takes Top Spot In Singles Chart

23rd November 2008

Beyonce Knowles' If I Were A Boy has risen two places in this week's singles chart to knock the X Factor Finalists off the top spot.The former Destiny's Child singer moved up from number three...

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Fascinating Fact 6419

22nd November 2008

KANYE WEST and THE KILLERS have posted their new albums online - days before their official release dates on Monday (24Nov08). West's 808S + HEARTBREAK LP went on the internet on Friday (21Nov08), while the...

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The Things They Say 10287

20th November 2008

"Fame is an unnatural construct and those who go in search of it are the least likely to find it. I mean, really, does anyone want to sit through a show by the KILLERS?" RYAN...

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Flowers Offended By Misheard Lyrics

19th November 2008

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS is upset fans have been mocking the lyrics of his new single - because he laboured over the misheard line for weeks. Flowers has come under criticism for the band's...

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Adams Blasts 'Fame-seeking' Killers

17th November 2008

RYAN ADAMS has sparked a war of words with THE KILLERS - insisting he couldn't watch one of their concerts without walking out. The rocker has blasted the Mr Brightside hitmakers as a Las Vegas...

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Killers In Awe Of Joker Mccartney

14th November 2008

THE KILLERS frontman Brandon Flowers has revealed his shock at a chance meeting with SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY - the BEATLES legend was dressed as veteran rocker ALICE COOPER The Mr Brightside hitmakers were in awe...

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Fascinating Fact 6353

12th November 2008

KANYE WEST, LUDACRIS and THE KILLERS will release their new albums a day earlier than planned (24Nov08) to capitalise on the Thanksgiving shopping weekend (28/29Nov08)....

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John + Tennant Team Up For Killers Christmas Song

11th November 2008

U.S. rockers THE KILLERS have recruited a string of pop heavyweights to help write a Christmas track - including SIR ELTON JOHN and PET SHOP BOYS star NEIL TENNANT. The Mr. Brightside hitmakers have high...

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Double Award Glory For Britney Spears At Emas

6th November 2008

Britney's recovery continued at the Liverpool Echo Arena ceremony as she claimed the best album prize for Blackout and overcame the likes of Coldplay, Leona Lewis and Amy Winehouse to be named the act of...

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Fascinating Fact 6322

6th November 2008

THE KILLERS' forthcoming album DAY + AGE is produced by STUART PRICE - the man behind MADONNA's 2006 LP CONFESSIONS ON A DANCEFLOOR....

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Fascinating Fact 6320

6th November 2008

THE KILLERS' forthcoming album DAY + AGE is produced by STUART PRICE - the man behind MADONNA's 2006 LP CONFESSIONS ON A DANCEFLOOR....

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