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Pogues Guitarist Philip Chevron Dies Aged 56

9th October 2013

The Pogues guitarist Philip Chevron has died aged 56.The 'Fairytale of New York' hitmaker lost his battle to cancer on...

Teenage Kicks Mural Taken Down In Northern Ireland

24th June 2013

A mural honouring rockers The Undertones and late British Dj John Peel has been removed from a wall in Northern...

One Direction Given Blondie's Approval

17th April 2013

One Direction's 'One Way or Another (Teenage Kicks)' has been given the seal of approval by Blondie. The boy band's...

Queen Voted Top Band To Spend 15 Minutes With

2nd April 2013

Queen have been voted the top band the UK would most want to spend 15 minutes with.The 'We Are The...

UK Boy Band One Direction Top The Charts Yet Again With Blondie's 'One Way Or Another'

25th February 2013

One Direction have proved that they will top the charts 'one way or another' with their Comic Relief single featuring...

One Direction Go Punk... And Invite David Cameron To Join Them?

18th February 2013

One Direction are taking an unusual… direction… for their next music video. Recorded in aid of Comic Relief, the teen...

The Fall And The Undertones Pay Tribute

13th October 2012

The Fall and The Undertones paid tributes to late DJ John Peel at a fundraising concert this week.The bands -...

Ash's Accidental Undertones

4th November 2011

Ash sounded like The Undertones by accident. The 'Girl From Mars' hitmakers were often compared to the 'Teenage Hits' group...

Fascinating Fact 5428

10th June 2008

A first edition of ARCTIC MONKEYS album FAVOURITE WORST NIGHTMARE, a SLADE scarf and an original signed copy of TEENAGE...

White Gets Wet

27th August 2006

JACK WHITE took revenge on a spirited crowd at Britain's Reading festival last night (26AUG06) - by drenching them with...

Rem's Emotional Peel Tribute

1st March 2005

Rockers REM paid an emotional tribute to late British DJ JOHN PEEL last Friday (25FEB05) by playing a cover of...

Undertones Deny Peel Tribute Single

1st November 2004

THE UNDERTONES have refused to reissue their TEENAGE KICKS single in tribute to late DJ JOHN PEEL, because it would...

Busted's Musical Tribute To Peel

29th October 2004

Boyband BUSTED will make an emotional musical tribute to late DJ JOHN PEEL at Britain's SMASH HITS POLL WINNERS' PARTY...

Dj Peel's Last Request

27th October 2004

Late DJ JOHN PEEL will have lyrics from his favourite song TEENAGE KICKS by THE UNDERTONES on his tombstone....

Tributes Paid To Dj Peel

26th October 2004

Tributes have been paid to legendary British DJ JOHN PEEL, who has died while on holiday in Peru. The...