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The Charlatans' Later Drummer To Appear On Album

26th November 2013

The Charlatans' late drummer Jon Brookes will appear on the band's forthcoming new album.The 44-year-old musician, who died in August after suffering from a brain tumour, recorded beats before he passed away, which will be...

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Tim Burgess Forms Supergroup For Jon Brookes Tribute Gig

21st October 2013

The Charlatans frontman Tim Burgess formed a rock supergroup with members of New Order, Mumford & Sons, The Vaccines and The Pretenders on Friday (18Oct13) to pay tribute to his late bandmate Jon Brookes.The gig...

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Liam Gallagher And Bonehead Reunite At Jon Brookes Tribute Concert

19th October 2013

Liam Gallagher was joined on stage by former Oasis guitarist Paul 'Bonehead' Arthurs for first time in 14 years at the 'A Night For Jon Brookes' tribute concert.The two ex-bandmates played with Andy Bell, Chris...

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Mumfords And Sons' Winston Marshall Joins Night For Jon Brookes Concert

18th October 2013

Mumfords & Sons' Winston Marshall will perform at the tribute concert for The Charlatans drummer Jon Brookes.The folk rock band's banjo player and The Pretenders guitarist James Walbourn have joined the line-up for 'A Night...

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Liam Gallagher To Sing At Tribute To Charlatans Drummer

24th September 2013

Liam Gallagher will sing at a tribute concert for The Charlatans drummer Jon Brookes.The show for the late musician - who passed away from brain cancer in August - will be staged at London's Royal...

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Johnny Marr Leads Jon Brookes Tributes

14th August 2013

Johnny Marr has led the tributes to The Charlatans' late drummer Jon Brookes.The 'One to Another' musician died yesterday morning (13.08.13) aged 44 after a battle with brain cancer, and the former Smiths star has...

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The Charlatans' Drummer Dies

13th August 2013

The Charlatans' drummer Jon Brookes has died.The 'One to Another' musician passed away this morning (13.08.13) after a battle with brain cancer, aged 44.He was first diagnosed after suffering a seizure and collapsing on stage...

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Charlatans Drummer Jon Brookes, 44, Dies As Tributes Flood In

By Michael West | 13th August 2013

Charlatans drummer Jon Brookes has died aged 44 after undergoing several operations for a brain tumour.He suffered a seizure on tour with the band in 2010 and had been receiving treatment, even working on new...

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Tim Burgess Refused Reality Shows Over Drink And Drug Problem

5th March 2013

The Charlatans frontman Tim Burgess turned down several lucrative reality Tv deals over fears he wouldn't be able to indulge his drink and drug habit on screen.The singer received a number of offers from producers...

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Tim Burgess Leads Tributes To Reg Presley

5th February 2013

British rocker Tim Burgess has led the tributes to Reg Presley following his death on Monday (04Feb13), hailing The Troggs frontman a "true talent" and a "total one off".The Wild Thing hitmaker, 71, passed away...

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Ian Rankin Collaborates With Tim Burgess On Debut Single

19th November 2012

Crime writer Ian Rankin has teamed up with The Charlatans frontman Tim Burgess to release his debut single.A short story by Rankin, titled A Little Bit Of Powder, has been set to music by Burgess...

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Cult Soul Hero Terry Callier Dies, Aged 67, Beth Orton Pays Tribute

By Hayley Avron | 29th October 2012

Terry Callier has passed away at the age of 67. The soul and jazz singer is probably best known for the song 'You Goin' Miss Your Candyman' and with a career than spanned six decades,...

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Andy Williams Dies: Tributes To The Star Led By Tony Christie

By Hayley Avron | 26th September 2012

Tributes to Andy Williams have been led today by fellow crooner Tony Christie. Andy Williams has died, aged 84, following a year-long battle against bladder cancer. He was best known for his rendition of the...

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The Charlatans Perform At Sea

22nd June 2012

The Charlatans performed at sea last night (21.06.12)The group's Tim Burgess and Mark Collins performed an acoustic set on privately-owned Spitbank Fort - which was recently converted to an exclusive venue about one mile off...

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The Charlatans To Play At Sea

1st June 2012

The Charlatans are to play a gig at sea.The group's Tim Burgess and Mark Collins will perform an acoustic set on privately owned Spitbank Fort - which was recently converted to an exclusive venue about...

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Donna Summer, The 'Queen Of Disco', Dies Aged 63

17th May 2012

Donna Summer, nicknamed the 'Queen of Disco', died on Thursday morning (May 17, 2012) after a long battle with cancer - she was 63-years-old, reports Tmz.com. Summer - who had tried to keep the severity...

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Tim Burgess Set Out To Shock With Book's Drug Tales

23rd April 2012

British rocker Tim Burgess is unapologetic about his graphic descriptions of drug-taking in his new memoirs, insisting he wanted his book to be a literary version of Pulp Fiction.The Charlatans star has stunned fans following...

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Tim Burgess Opens Up About Anal Cocaine Fun In Memoirs

20th April 2012

British rocker Tim Burgess has opened up about the extent of his drug use during The Charlatans' heyday, revealing the depths he and his pals would go to to get high in a new memoir.The...

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Tim Burgess To Release Frank Memoir

23rd March 2012

Tim Burgess will release his memoir on April 26th, through Penguin. The Charlatans frontman has written an autobiography, Telling Stories, about his time as a member of the band and the highs and lows that...

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Tim Burgess Writing Memoir

20th March 2012

The Charlatans frontman Tim Burgess is set to tell all about his life as a rock star in an upcoming memoir.The British singer/songwriter has landed a deal with publishing firm Penguin to write his autobiography,...

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Tim Burgess Launching His Own Breakfast Cereal

23rd February 2012

Rocker Tim Burgess has launched his own brand of music festival-friendly breakfast cereal.The Charlatans frontman teamed up with bosses at Kellogg's to create Totes Amazeballs, a new marshmallow-and-chocolate-based snack. Burgess tells Nme.com, "We were thinking...

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The Charlatans' 'Emotional' Reunion

26th October 2010

The Charlatans frontman Tim Burgess says it was a hugely "emotionally experience" to have drummer Jon Brookes back on stage with the band on Saturday (23.10.10).Brookes - who was diagnosed with a brain tumour shortly...

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The Charlatans Cancel Tour

20th September 2010

The Charlatans have cancelled their North American tour following the collapse of their drummer last week. Jon Brookes reportedly stopped breathing during the band's set in Philadelphia, and had to be revived by a doctor...

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Tim Burgess' 'Explosive' Supergroup

14th September 2010

The Horrors, Klaxons and Ladyhawke all star on Tim Burgess' "explosive" new solo album.The Charlatans frontman said it's taken him so long to follow up his first solo effort, 2003s 'I Believe', because he wanted...

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Peter Hook's Freebass Favours

14th October 2009

Peter Hook couldn't find a singer for Freebass so asked his famous friends to take it in turns.When the former New Order bassist - who has teamed up with Stone Roses bassist Mani and Andy...

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Speech Debelle Wins Mercury Prize

9th September 2009

Speech Debelle was the winner of the Barclaycard Mercury Prize on Tuesday night (08.09.09).The little-known British rapper surprisingly beat off stiff competition from the 11 other nominees, including Florence and the Machine, Kasabian, La Roux...

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The Charlatans Make Anniversary Plan

16th June 2009

The Charlatans are planning to play their debut album in full.The 'Weirdo' rockers are preparing for the 20th anniversary of the release of 'Some Friendly' and frontman Tim Burgess admits the group are considering a...

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Burgess Breaks Teeth Onstage

15th July 2008

THE CHARLATANS frontman TIM BURGESS has had to pay for a new set of front teeth - after knocking out his own with a microphone. The rocker, 41, was forced to fly to Hollywood to...

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Charlatans And Delays Set For Sundae On The Common

24th June 2008

The Charlatans, Delays and Guillemots have been confirmed as the first acts to play the Saturday of Ben & Jerry's Sundae on the Common.Ash, Get Cape.Wear Cape.Fly and the Lemonheads are set to take the...

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Joaquin Phoenix Collaborates With Charlatan's Frontman

15th May 2008

The CHARLATANS frontman TIM BURGESS has been collaborating with actor JOAQUIN PHOENIX on a new project.Along with ANTHONY LANGDON of SPACEHOG, the two have been working on some tracks in the studio, with the help...

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