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Tinie Tempah Inspired By Chris Martin

Tinie Tempah's next album is inspired by Chris Martin.The 'Pass Out' hitmaker is a huge Coldplay fan and says his forthcoming second record 'Demonstration' is much more ''progressive'' and ''anthemic'' than his 2010 debut 'Disc-Overy'.He...

Eric Erlandson Plays Down New Kurt Cobain Songs Report

Hole rocker Eric Erlandson has played down reports his pal Kurt Cobain recorded an album of unheard songs before he died.Fans of the late Nirvana frontman were sent into a frenzy last month (Apr12) when...

Avengers Assemble Takes In Massive £2.5 Million On First Day

Marvel's epic superhero super-group movie The Avengers Assemble, starring Scarlett Johansson, recorded the third largest opening of all time in the UK when it opened on Thursday (April 26th) according to The Nme. The comic...

John Lydon Slams Simon Cowell

John Lydon thinks Simon Cowell is ''really bad news'' for music. The Sex Pistols frontman finds the music mogul ''hilarious to watch'' while judging on TV talent shows, but he believes the 'X Factor' boss...

Azealia Banks Cancels UK Summer Appearances

The controversial rapper AZEALIA BANKS has cancelled most of her UK appearances this summer. A statement from her representatives read "Azealia Banks will be performing at the Radio 1 Hackney Weekender and LEEDS & Reading...

Tom Jones On Britain's Got Talent: I'd Rather Judge Singers Than Dogs

Tom Jones says he'd "rather judge singers than dancing dogs." The veteran Welsh singer made the comments during an interview with Nme Magazine, who were quizzing him about the feud between The Voice (Tom is...

Tlc Set To Tour With Lisa 'Left Eye' Lopes

TLC are set to reunite for a North America tour, 10 years after the death of Lisa 'Left Eye' Lopes. The 'No Scrubs' group's surviving members, Tionne 'T-Boz' Watkins and Rozonda 'Chilli' Thomas - who...

John Lydon Slams Olympics

John Lydon has slammed the London Olympics organizers for trying to ''involve'' the Sex Pistols in the Games ''without any respect''. The group's frontman is refusing to support the sporting event - which is due...

John Lydon Calls For Smoking Ban Review

Rocker John Lydon is urging British Prime Minister David Cameron to overturn the U.K.'s smoking ban, insisting it's a "ludicrous" law.Legislation prohibiting tobacco smoking in public buildings was introduced in 2007, but the punk icon...

John Lydon Snubs Olympics

Punk icon John Lydon turned down an offer for his band Sex Pistols to take part in the London Olympics celebrations, branding the event a waste of money and accusing organisers of trying to hijack...

Butch Vig Plays Down New Kurt Cobain Songs Rumour

Rock producer Butch Vig has played down rumours Kurt Cobain recorded several unheard solo tracks before his death, insisting the songs were only "in his head".Hole star Eric Erlandson sparked rumours earlier this month (Apr12)...

Keanu Reeves Helped Dandy Warhols Star Develop Graphic Novel

The Dandy Warhols rocker Courtney Taylor-taylor had an unlikely adviser to help him with his graphic novel One Model Nation - actor Keanu Reeves.The musician was pleasantly surprised to discover Reeves was a big fan...

Sick Courtney Taylor-taylor Almost Axed London Show

Rockers The Dandy Warhols were almost forced to scrap a London concert at the weekend (21Apr12) after singer Courtney Taylor-taylor was diagnosed with an ear infection.The frontman admits he began to feel ill during the...

Hard-fi To Provide Fa Cup Pre-match "Entertainment"

For most, reading news about Hard-FI comes with a quick double-check to make sure that they are in fact reading about the band in the present tense. Yet whilst the London-based indie group may have...

Metallica Want To Headline Glastonbury

Metallica want to headline Glastonbury. The 'Enter Sandman' heavy metal group would love to headline the British festival - one of the biggest in Europe - but have never been invited by organisers Michael and...

Fascinating Fact 13287

Noel Gallagher ensured fans at California's Coachella festival didn't forget he'd won the Godlike Genius honour at this year's (12) Nme Awards - he proudly displayed the trophy atop his guitar amp during his performance...

Drake Blasts David Guetta

Drake has no interest in making dance music.The 25-year-old rapper insists he would rather make a club track with ''integrity and soul'' than collaborate with artists such as French producer David Guetta.He told NME magazine:...

Alex Turner Wants To Cover Bassey Song

Alex Turner is desperate to cover a little-known Dame Shirley Bassey song.The Arctic Monkeys frontman - whose group have previously performed the singing legend's hit 'Diamonds Are Forever' - is a huge fan of the...

Drake's Life Isn't Perfect

Drake admits his life is ''never all good''.The 25-year-old rapper doesn't want people to think he is miserable because of his introspective lyrics but insists he is painting a real picture of his existence.He said:...

The Darkness Want Gaga Collaboration

The Darkness are hoping to collaborate with Lady Gaga.The 'I Believe in a Thing Called Love' hitmakers are set to support the pop superstar on her forthcoming 'Born This Way Ball' tour and are hoping...

Tim Burgess Opens Up About Anal Cocaine Fun In Memoirs

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...

Tupac Shakur World Tour 'Makes Sense'

It ''makes sense'' for Tupac Shakur to go on tour around the world - 16 years after his death.Holographic projection firm Musion, creators of the hologram of the deceased rapper which appeared on stage with...

Joe Meek Beats Sir George Martin & Jones To The Top Of Producers Poll

Sixties music mogul Joe Meek has topped a new list of great record producers, beating the likes of Sir George Martin and Quincy Jones.British music magazine Nme compiled the list of studio greats and Meek,...

Drake Hurt By Rejection

Drake was left devastated when a girl rejected his advances.The 25-year-old rapper was upset that his celebrity status meant the unnamed woman who he liked ''so, so much'' decided against pursuing a romantic relationship with...

Hologram Tupac European Tour "Would Make Sense" Say S Creator

Tupac Shakur going on tour "would make sense" according to the eggheads who designed him, not the real rapper that is, but the hologram that is currently the biggest music star real or unreal on...

Alex Turner's Driving Teacher Inspired Rock Career

British rocker Alex Turner has an unusual inspiration to thank for his music career - a driving instructor.The Arctic Monkeys frontman was taking lessons behind the wheel when he was putting the band together in...

Pete Doherty Pens Debut Novel

Rocker Pete Doherty has taken inspiration from his troubled lifestyle to pen his first novel.The Libertines frontman has fled his native Britain and now lives in Paris, France after years of controversy surrounding his drug...

Paul Weller Will Always Write Love Songs

Paul Weller will always write songs about women because he considers himself a romantic.The 'That Dangerous Age' rocker - who married backing singer Hannah Andrews last year, with the couple having twins Bowie and John...

Adele, Coldplay To Mime At Olympic Concerts?

It's been confirmed that musicians performing at the special Olympic concerts in the summer will in fact be miming to backing tracks. A spokesperson for the London 2012 Organising Committee (Locog) told music website the...

Pete Doherty's Gainsbourg Affair

Pete Doherty enjoyed a brief affair with Charlotte Gainsbourg. The former Libertines rocker - who previously romanced Kate Moss - claims he and his 'Confessions of a Young Contemporary' co-star had a romance when they...

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'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Has Worn Joss Whedon Out

Now that he has unleashed his second 'Avengers' movie to global box...

Rosewater - Movie Review

A harrowing true story infused with sharp humour and bristling intelligence, this riveting film is an auspicious writing...

Music Streaming Dinosaur Grooveshark Shuts Down Overnight After Rights Settlement

With all the fuss around Spotify and Jay Z’s streaming service Tidal, other...

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Ryan Adams Covers Bryan Adams' 'Summer of 69' in Nashville [Video]

Some twelve years after he had a heckler removed for requesting Bryan...

Samba - Movie Review

Some very big themes are given space to breathe in this remarkably naturalistic drama, which is livened up by terrific...

Enrique Iglesias Is Second Biggest Victor At 2015 Latin Music Awards

Romeo Santos, commonly known as The King of Bachata, was not...

'Unfriended' Brings Horror To Screen Addicts

Horror is a reliably profitable genre, generally cheap to make and always popular with young audiences...

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