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So, Who's Playing ‘Secret Sets’ At Reading And Leeds 2014?

By Dan Greaves | 12th August 2014

Every year, festival campsites buzz with rumours of ‘favourite bands playing secret slots’ and unlikely artists playing impromptu performances. As an event with a rich history of putting on secret shows, this month’s Reading and...

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The Libertines On Prostitutes, Football And ‘How Pete Doherty Kidnapped Us…’

By Dan Greaves | 6th August 2014

While it may have been one of the most anticipated reunions of the year, The Libertines are still proving to be as chaotic and unpredictable as they were in The Good Old Days. The cult...

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The Libertines' Highly Praised Hyde Park Gig Interrupted By Surging Fans

By Elinor Cosgrave | 7th July 2014

The Libertines' first reunion gig on English soil got off to a rocky start when overzealous fans surged towards the stage whilst the band performed at the British Summer Time gig in Hyde Park, London....

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The Libertines Bring Back The Good Old Days At London Hyde Park Reunion Show

By Stephanie Chase | 6th July 2014

The Libertines were reunited last night in front of a packed crowd in London’s Hyde Park, delivering a hit filled set in front of thousands of eager fans.Time for heroes? The Libertines are backArriving on...

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The Libertines Reunite For Hits-laden Hyde Park Warm Up In Glasgow

By Michael West | 30th June 2014

The Libertines reunited over the weekend for a high energy show in Glasgow, as warm up for their massive reunion show at Hyde Park next weekend. The band, Pete Doherty, Carl Barat, bass player...

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Alex Turner To "Dust Off Tunic" For The Libertines Reunion Shows

By Dan Greaves | 25th June 2014

Alex Turner said he would ‘relish’ the opportunity to see the newly-reformed Libertines perform live - suggesting he might even ‘knock the dust off his old tunic’ in support of the indie icons. Both Turner...

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The Libertines' Hyde Park Gig Opposed By Hyde Park Residents

By Jack de Aguilar | 26th April 2014

Carl Barat has issued a pragmatic response to those opposing The Libertines’ comeback gig at Hyde Park in early July. “If people are concerned about noise they shouldn't have moved to Hyde Park,” he said....

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The Libertines To Reform For Big Money Hyde Park Show?

By Michael West | 22nd April 2014

The Libertines look set to reunite for a gig at Hyde Park, following a post on the band's official Facebook page. Singer Pete Doherty also gave a recent interview in which he said he planned...

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Pete Doherty Boasts About His Former Career As A Rent Boy And Drug Dealer To Fuel His Addictions

By Steven Williams | 17th April 2005

Pete Doherty, formerly of the band The Libertines, chose to reveal his past experiences as a prostitute and drug dealer in order to fuel his various addictions. Before becoming famous with The Libertines and having...

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