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Shirley Bassey Set To Play Glasto

28th March 2007

Dame Shirley Bassey will perform to thousands of revellers at this year's Glastonbury festival.The Welsh singer, famed for hits such as Goldfinger and Diamonds are Forever, will take to the stage on the Sunday of...

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Green Light For Glastonbury

28th March 2007

Glastonbury 2007 will go ahead as planned after the local council granted organisers an entertainment licence.The highlight of the festival season was widely expected to gain approval from Mendip District Council, but the official seal...

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The Police + Pumpkins Give Virgin Festival A Boost

22nd March 2007

LATEST: Reunited rock acts THE POLICE and SMASHING PUMPKINS and the BEASTIE BOYS are helping to make the second US Virgin Festival a hot ticket by securing their spots on the line-up. The three acts...

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Record-breaking Night For Comic Relief

17th March 2007

Last night's Comic Relief raised a record 40.2 million after a marathon television fundraising extravaganza which featured a host of stars, including Tony Blair.The prime minister participated in a Catherine Tate sketch in which "bovvered"...

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Smashing Pumpkins To Headline Virgin Festival

16th March 2007

Reformed rockers THE SMASHING PUMPKINS have confirmed they'll perform their first North American show of 2007 at the Virgin Festival in Toronto, Canada in September (07). The group, fronted by BILLY CORGAN, will co-headline the...

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Flowers Ignores Kaiser Chiefs Criticism

6th March 2007

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has dismissed KAISER CHIEF NICK HODGSON's recent criticism his band are too ambitious to become as big as U2. Flowers has been left confused by drummer Hodgson's comments, not understanding...

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Muse Take Home Best Band At Nme Awards

2nd March 2007

Three-piece rock outfit Muse picked up best band at the suitably rock and roll NME awards ceremony last night.For Muse, the award will cap an amazing year which has seen them complete a sell-out arena...

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Angelina Visits Sudanese Refugees

2nd March 2007

Angelina Jolie has travelled to the troubled Sudan in order to visit refugees in the African country and raise awareness of their plight.The 31-year-old UN goodwill ambassador visited two refugee camps in eastern Chad where...

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The Things They Say 4203

2nd March 2007

"It's exciting to think we could have a black president. It's exciting to think we could have a woman president. It's a step in a great direction." THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS is eager to...

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Arctic Monkeys Win Two Nme Awards

2nd March 2007

Rockers ARCTIC MONKEYS emerged triumphant at last night's (01MAR07) NME Awards in London, winning two trophies including Best Album. The British band's WHATEVER PEOPLE SAY I AM, THAT'S WHAT I'M NOT debut disc was honoured,...

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Flowers Blasts Green Day Political Dvd

1st March 2007

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has blasted fellow American band GREEN DAY for performing their politically charged BULLET IN A BIBLE gigs in the UK instead of the US. Flowers was confused the band chose...

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Bands Gear Up For Nme Awards

1st March 2007

Arctic Monkeys could continue their recent run of success at tonight's NME awards.The indie rockers are nominated in four categories: best British band; best live band; best music DVD; and best album for Whatever People...

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Panic! + My Chemical Romance Win And Lose In Spin Poll

1st March 2007

PANIC! AT THE DISCO and MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE have mixed emotions about the newly-released 2006 Readers Poll in rock bible Spin magazine - because they've both topped best and worst categories. Panic! were named Best...

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The Killers Headline V Festival

27th February 2007

The Killers, Snow Patrol and Foo Fighters will headline this summer's V Festival.It's set to be a busy summer for the first two bands, who are also headlining Scotland's T in the Park in July.Brit...

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Kaiser Chiefs Climb To Number One

26th February 2007

Kaiser Chiefs' single Ruby has finally climbed to the top spot in the UK singles charts.The band's lead single from their Yours Truly, Angry Mob album had been thwarted by Mika's Grace Kelly in its...

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Arctic Monkeys Headline T In The Park

23rd February 2007

Brit award winners Arctic Monkeys will join Snow Patrol, The Killers and Razorlight in headlining this year's T In The Park.Held in Balado in Perth, the three-day festival has secured a strong contingent of British...

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Leto Slates The Killers

16th February 2007

Hollywood hunk-turned-rocker JARED LETO has slated pop rivals THE KILLERS - insisting they are just a pale copy of DEPECHE MODE. The PANIC ROOM actor is having the time of his life with his band...

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Arctic Monkeys Take Home Double Brit Awards

15th February 2007

UK indie band the Arctic Monkeys were celebrating last night after walking out of the Brit awards last night as double winners.The group won best British group and British album for their debut album Whatever...

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Arctic Monkeys Take Home Double Award

15th February 2007

Arctic Monkeys would have been celebrating last night after walk out of the Brit Awards last night double winners.The group won best British group and British album for their debut album- Whatever People Say I...

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Killers And Arctic Monkeys Dominate Brits

15th February 2007

THE KILLERS and ARCTIC MONKEYS both emerged victorious at the Brit Awards last night (14FEB07), picking up two prizes each. The Killers walked away with Best International Group and Best International Album for SAM'S TOWN,...

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Killers And Arctic Monkeys Dominate Brits

14th February 2007

THE KILLERS and ARCTIC MONKEYS both emerged victorious at the Brit Awards tonight (14FEB07), picking up two prizes each. The Killers walked away with Best International Group and Best International Album for SAM'S TOWN, while...

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Best British Single Race Hots Up

12th February 2007

Competition for the best British single accolade at this year's Brits awards has stepped up today as the final five acts shortlisted were announced.Voting in the second round of the competition, which closed last night,...

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Take That Shortlisted For Best Single At Brits

12th February 2007

PATIENCE seems to have paid off for man-band TAKE THAT, after the 90s heartthrobs' latest number one hit was nominated for Best Single at this week's Brit Awards.GARY BARLOW, HOWARD DONALD, JASON ORANGE and MARK...

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Brits Still Causing Valentine's Squabbles

8th February 2007

The Brit Awards, held next Wednesday on Valentine's Day, are continuing to cause controversy among the UK's pop and rock stars.PETE DOHERTY has been banned from attending by his maybe wife KATE MOSS, who believes...

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Arctic Monkeys And The Killers Up For Nme Gongs

30th January 2007

The Killers have been nominated for both Best Track and Best Video at the NME Awards.The Las Vegas-based band have been put forward for their song When You Were Young and for the video Bones,...

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Britain Vs America At Nme Awards

30th January 2007

ARCTIC MONKEYS, KASABIAN, THE KILLERS, MUSE and MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE will lead the way at this year's (07) NME Awards, after scoring four nominations each. After winning three awards at last year's ceremony, Arctic Monkeys...

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Marley Turned Flowers Onto Marijuana

26th January 2007

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS felt compelled to try marijuana because he was a huge BOB MARLEY fan during his teenage years. The MR BRIGHTSIDE rocker has long since turned his back on cannabis because...

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The Who To Headline Glastonbury?

24th January 2007

THE WHO have given the strongest hint yet they're to play at this year's (07) esteemed Glastonbury Festival. The veteran rockers admit they've been approached by MICHAEL EAVIS, organiser of the legendary English musical extravaganza,...

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The Things They Say 3714

7th January 2007

"We don't know what it's gonna be necessarily, and I guess we should leave something to your imagination, but we will be in Tokyo. On bikes." THE KILLERS singer BRANDON FLOWERS describes the group's new...

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Arctic Monkeys Top 2006 Poll

30th December 2006

British newcomers ARCTIC MONKEYS have been voted the Band of 2006 by more than 3,000 users of music website ContactMusic.Com. The UK-based site's music poll of the year awarded the group two top prizes -...

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