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Feeder Pull Out Of Scottish Festival Over Frontman's Illness

British rockers Feeder have pulled out of their performance at Scotland's T In The Park on Friday (06Jul12) after frontman Grant Nicholas was struck down with laryngitis.Nicholas was told by doctors he would "badly damage"...

The Strokes Clean Up For New Album

The Strokes have quit drinking and smoking to record their new album. The 'Last Nite' band are recording their fifth album in New York, and have cleaned up their act so they can concentrate on...

Amy Winehouse And Nas Collaboration Gets Radio Debut

The rapper Nas has finally revealed the details of his posthumous collaboration with Amy Winehouse. The track, 'Cherry Wine' was aired for the first time on the UK's Bbc Radio 1 station last night (July...

Jude Law & Radiohead Team Up For Greenpeace Video

Radiohead and Jude Law have teamed up for a heart-wrenching new Greenpeace Save the Arctic campaign video.The short film features a polar bear sifting though trash in London on a desperate search for food, smelling...

Elbow Preview Clip Of Olympics Track 'First Steps'

Elbow have previewed a minute long clip of their new track 'First Steps' that will be featuring on the Bbc coverage of the forthcoming London Olympics that begins at the end of the month. The...

Jarvis Cocker Tricks Himself Into Writing Tracks

Jarvis Cocker has to ''trick'' himself into writing songs.The Pulp frontman admits he has no typical routine when it comes to penning new material and can't force himself to write new tracks.He said: ''I'm always...

Bernard Butler Lays Into Beyonce And Jay Z On Twitter

Bernard Butler, one time Suede guitarist and current producer, has come out on in a scathing attack on Twitter, laying into the pop royalty Beyonce. Solo albums and a collaboration with British singer David MCalmont...

Paris Hilton Mocked For Shambolic Dj Set

Paris Hilton 's foray into the world of deejaying doesn't appear to be going as planned. The former reality star played an hour-long set at the Pop Music Festival in Sao Paulo, Brazil, over the...

Kelis Speaks Out About Nas' Wedding Dress Nod

Singer Kelis is impressed her ex-husband Nas made a nod to their ill-fated marriage on the cover of his new album, insisting she admires her former partner for wearing his "feelings on his sleeve".The rapper...

Isle Of Wight Festival Organiser Confirms Ticket Refunds

It is not looking good for the Isle Of Wight Festival this weekend, with awful weather flooding the site and causing travel chaos for the tens of thousands of punters hoping to make their way...

Two Door Cinema Club Set To Release Second Album ‘Beacon’

Irish rockers Two Door Cinema Club have already caused stir among music fans across the world with the successful live shows and platinum certified debut album 'Tourist History', but now they are set to really...

Fascinating Fact 13617

Joy Division song Love Will Tear Us Apart has been named the greatest track of the last 60 years by editors of Nme magazine. Pulp's Common People was second and "Heroes" by David Bowie came...

The Eighties Matchbox B-line Disaster Announce Reunion

British rock band The Eighties Matchbox B-line Disaster have reformed just 15 months after breaking up.The group split in March last year (11) but confirmed on Wednesday (20Jun12) they are reuniting to play three gigs...

Daniel Radcliffe Plays Drunk In Favourite Band's New Video

Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe has revisited his secret drunken past in a new music video.The young Brit, who opened up about his teenage booze battle last year (11), plays a drunk in a deserted...

'Drunk' Daniel Radcliffe Stars In Slow Club Video

Daniel Radcliffe stars in the video for Sheffield band Slow Club's new single 'Beginners'. The Harry Potter star - reportedly a big fan of the northern rockers - staggers around a deserted bar in the...

Kasabian Watched England Play Sweden With Rival Soccer Fans

British rockers Kasabian had a surreal experience during England's soccer victory against Sweden on Friday (15Jun12) - they watched the crunch match among a crowd of 20,000 rival fans.The Club Foot hitmakers managed to catch...

The Streets & The Music Leaders Form New Band

The former stars of The Streets and The Music have joined forces on a new project, dubbed The D-o-t.The Music's Rob Harvey and ex-Streets leader Mike Skinner have recorded over 60 songs for their new...

Rolling Stones Retirement Rumours Denied

The Rolling Stones have denied they are to retire next year (13) following a headline slot at Britain's Glastonbury Festival.The veteran rockers were said to be planning the final performance of their career at the...

Billy Corgan Writing Autobiography

Billy Corgan is writing his autobiography.The Smashing Pumpkins frontman has promised to give a truthful account of his life in the band - of which he is the only remaining original member - including addressing...

Mumford & Sons' Glastonbury Dream

Mumford & Sons want to headline Glastonbury.'The Cave' group insist they don't yet have enough material to take the top slot at the legendary festival, but dream of one day topping the bill.Keyboard and accordion...

Billy Corgan Won't Play Full Album Live

Billy Corgan would never perform a whole Smashing Pumpkins album live.The frontman insists he won't accept offers to play the band's 'Siamese Dream' album in full and believes acts who do are like ''girls who...

The Vaccines' Therapeutic Album

The Vaccines found writing their new album ''therapeutic''.The group will release their second LP 'The Vaccines Come Of Age' in September - just 18 months after their self-titled debut record - and frontman Justin Young...

Morrissey Settles Libel Lawsuit

Veteran rocker Morrissey has settled his libel lawsuit with editors at British music magazine Nme following their publication of a formal apology on Tuesday (12Jun12).The former The Smiths star sued the publication last year (11),...

Beastie Boys' Fun In The Studio

Beastie Boys ''had fun'' in the studio shortly before Adam 'MCA' Yauch's death.The musician passed away last month following a battle with cancer and despite being ill, he told his bandmates he wanted to make...

Reni Storms Off-stage At Stone Roses Gig

Reunited British rockers the Stone Roses' reunion tour has been thrown into jeopardy after drummer Alan 'RENI' WREN stormed offstage during the band's concert in Holland on Tuesday night (12Jun12).The members of the cult group...

Nme Issues Apology To Morrissey

Singer Morrissey has received an official apology from Nme editors after he complained about an article printed in the British music magazine which allegedly portrayed him as a racist.The former The Smiths star is suing...

Festival Republic Confirm Exciting Leeds And Reading Line-up

Festival Republic's 2012 LEEDS & Reading Festival confirm their mind-blowing line-up for Friday 24th, Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th August 2012.From rock to pop to electro and everything in between, these diverse festivals bring together...

Slipknot Reveal Details Of New 'Best Of' Album

Slipknot have unveiled details about their new Best Of compilation titled 'Antennas To Hell,' with the band seemingly showing no sign of abating over 17 years into their existence. The Nme reports that the album...

Charles Haddon Celebrated At U.k. Concert

Tragic rocker Charles Haddon was remembered on Sunday (10Jun12) at a special U.K. concert organised in his memory.British bands The Vaccines, The Horrors and Tribes headlined the 'Chazzstock' festival, which celebrated the life of the...

Johnny Marr Joins Chic Onstage For Manchester Festival

Former The Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr thrilled fans in his native Manchester, England on Saturday (09Jun12) when he joined disco icons Chic onstage at the Parklife Weekender festival.Marr, who has also performed with Modest Mouse...

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Bill Murray Wishes You 'A Very Murray Christmas' This December

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Brandon Flowers - I Can Change [Lyric] Video

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