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Fascinating Fact 1234

15th March 2006

THE STROKES and KINGS OF LEON recently stepped up to the plate for a top secret baseball match in Nashville, Tennessee. Neither group is talking about the low-key clash - or revealing who won.

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Valensi Defends 'Exhausted' Strokes

12th March 2006

THE STROKES guitarist NICK VALENSI has defended his band's last critically-panned UK tour, insisting the New York-based group was on the verge of burning out. However, the rocker maintains that after a break from performing...

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Casablancas: 'We Didn't Care'

10th March 2006

THE STROKES frontman JULIAN CASABLANCAS "didn't give a s**t" during his days of drunken debauchery - but he can't understand why producers became exasperated by him. The LAST NITE rocker may have once punched a...

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Casablancas Replaces Drinking With 'Getting Stoned'

10th March 2006

THE STROKES frontman JULIAN CASABLANCAS recently quit drinking to straighten himself out, and now gets "stoned" instead. The LAST NITE singer finds he communicates better with his bandmates since quitting booze. He says, "I've just...

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Strokes Star: 'I'm Not Dating Kate Moss'

27th February 2006

THE STROKES guitarist ALBERT HAMMOND JR has dismissed reports he is romancing supermodel KATE MOSS after the pair were seen flirting with each other at a London party last week (begs20FEB06). The musician admitted...

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Sex-starved Moretti Cuts Awards Short

24th February 2006

THE STROKES drummer FABRIZIO MORETTI cut short his appearance at the NME awards in London last night, so he could return home to have sex with girlfriend DREW BARRYMORE. After a busy schedule promoting...

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Treble Triumph For Arctic Monkeys At Nme Awards

24th February 2006

Indie icons ARCTIC MONKEYS were the big winners at last night's (23FEB06) NME Awards in London, scooping three awards including Best British Band. The four-piece, whose album WHATEVER PEOPLE SAY I AM THAT'S WHAT...

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The Strokes Miss The Old Days

3rd February 2006

THE STROKES frontman JULIAN CASABLANCAS is desperate to scale down and play tiny venues in his native New York City - but his management won't allow it. The JUICE BOX rockers miss their underground...

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The Strokes Motivated By Us Rejection

3rd February 2006

American rockers THE STROKES are determined to replicate the level of success they enjoy abroad in their homeland, where they have yet to achieve superstar status. Despite being huge favourites in the UK and...

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Moretti Wary Of Turning Into The Rolling Stones

25th January 2006

THE STROKES drummer FABRIZIO MORETTI hopes he'll know when it's time to quit the music business, and dubbed THE ROLLING STONES "sad" for carrying on into their sixties. The LAST NITE hitmaker, who is...

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Kaiser Chiefs Dominate Nme Awards Nominations

24th January 2006

British rockers KAISER CHIEFS are set to dominate the ShockWaves NME Awards next month (FEB06), after landing a record seven nominations. The I PREDICT A RIOT hitmakers, who opened the Philadelphia Live 8 concert...

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Barrymore Wants Lovers To Inspire Her

23rd January 2006

Actress DREW BARRYMORE insists it's more important for her partners to be attractive on the inside than the outside, or else she would get bored. The CHARLIE'S ANGELS star, who has been dating THE...

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Barrymore Laughs At Her Golden Globes Breast Gaffe

23rd January 2006

DREW BARRYMORE poked fun at her Golden Globe wardrobe malfunction on US TV show SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE on Saturday (21JAN06) when she appeared unannounced wearing huge fake breasts. The actress didn't wear a bra...

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Moretti's Bathroom Sex With Barrymore

20th January 2006

Rocker FABRIZIO MORETTI and girlfriend DREW BARRYMORE were left red-faced recently when they were caught having sex in the bathroom at a New York opera house. THE STROKES drummer, 25, and CHARLIE'S ANGELS star...

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Blige Back On Top

18th January 2006

R+B queen MARY J BLIGE has returned to the top of the US albums chart after ringing in the New Year (06) at number one. The FAMILY AFFAIR singer debuted THE BREAKTHROUGH at number...

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The Strokes Terrified Of English Fans

14th January 2006

Rockers THE STROKES were so scared of their English fans when they first toured Britain they called in a security team to keep the devotees away. The New Yorkers received violent fanmail before their...

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The Strokes Celebrate Sober Casablancas

11th January 2006

THE STROKES frontman JULIAN CASABLANCAS' decision to reduce his alcohol intake has saved the group, according to his bandmates. The LATE NITE hitmakers were recently interviewed by cult writer JAY McINERNEY for an article...

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Manics, Darkness And Strokes Gig Postponed

11th January 2006

A environmental awareness concert featuring MANIC STREET PREACHERS, THE DARKNESS and THE STROKES has been postponed. The One Earth Concert was scheduled to take place at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales, on 28...

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Talent Show Winner Hits No 1 Goal Again

9th January 2006

British talent show winner SHAYNE WARD has scored again in the UK charts, with his hit THAT'S MY GOAL remaining at number one for the third week running. After being named Christmas and New...

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Casablancas Taking New Professional Approach

6th January 2006

THE STROKES frontman JULIAN CASABLANCAS has had to change the way he prepares for live gigs, because he can't sing the band's new songs under the influence of drink and drugs. The LAST NITE...

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Strokes Determined To Remain Together

5th January 2006

THE STROKES are confident they will enjoy a lengthy career after emerging relatively unscathed from the circus of their first five years together. Guitarist NICK VALENSI is convinced the New York rockers, who release...

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The Things They Say 958

5th January 2006

"My favourite Drew movie? Have you ever seen CONFESSIONS OF A DANGEROUS MIND? I think that was a phenomenal movie. I really like ET as well." THE STROKES drummer FABRIZIO MORETTI discusses his favourite film...

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The Strokes Thrill Chicago

4th January 2006

Rockers THE STROKES thrilled fans in Chicago, Illinois last night (03JAN05) when they performed an hour-long set of hits and new material as they prepare for an upcoming European tour. The cult New York...

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Strokes Defend Failure Of Room On Fire

4th January 2006

American rockers THE STROKES have defended their unpopular second album ROOM ON FIRE, insisting fans and critics have made a mistake by rubbishing their work. The LAST NITE hitmakers are hoping for more success...

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Moretti Not Ready For Marriage

4th January 2006

THE STROKES drummer FABRIZIO MORETTI has laughed off speculation he is planning to marry DREW BARRYMORE, insisting he is not ready for such a serious commitment. The 25-year-old musician admits to being head-over-heels in...

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Strokes Pre-christmas Gathering

23rd December 2005

US rockers THE STROKES have such a blast at their pre-christmas get-together they believe it should be broadcast on television. The JUICEBOX hitmakers, who have made a tradition of meeting up for their own...

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Strokes And Darkness To Sing For Climate Change

21st December 2005

THE STROKES and THE DARKNESS will headline a concert in Wales next month (JAN06) to raise awareness about climate change. The One Earth Concert will rock Cardiff's Millennium Stadium on 28 January, where a...

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Strokes Rubbish Moss And Doherty Hype

19th December 2005

US rock band THE STROKES have slammed the hype surrounding supermodel KATE MOSS and ex-boyfriend PETE DOHERTY's cocaine scandal "bulls**t". The JUICEBOX hitmakers are appalled at the treatment of both stars, insisting they have...

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The Strokes Defend Kanye's Bush Bashing

15th December 2005

THE STROKES have leapt to the defence of KANYE WEST, following the rapper's public attack on US President GEORGE W BUSH. The hip-hop star declared Bush "does not care about black people" during a...

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Pussycat Dolls Stick Around At Number One

11th December 2005

US girl group PUSSYCAT DOLLS top the UK singles chart for the second week in a row with STICKWITU. MADONNA climbs one place to number two after her comeback song HUNG UP was knocked...

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