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Ice Cube Makes Architecture Film

Rapper Ice Cube has created a short film to pay homage to California's classic architecture.Ice Cube, real name O'Shea Jackson, enrolled in drafting classes at the Phoenix Institute of Technology in Arizona when he was...

Blur To Spend Christmas Holidays Recording New Music

Alex James has given Blur fans a reason to celebrate this Christmas (11) by revealing the Parklife hitmakers are meeting up over the holidays and will "probably" record new material.The news comes weeks after frontman...

Reading Festival Bosses Want Stone Roses Return

Organisers of Britain's Reading festival would consider booking newly-reformed rockers the Stone Roses as future headliners, despite their disastrous set at the event in 1996.The band, which announced comeback plans in October (11), infuriated fans...

No Reunion For The Happy Mondays

A representative for the Happy Mondays frontman Shaun Ryder has ruled out reunion talk following rumours the band's original line-up is making plans to tour in 2012.British newspaper The Sun reported the influential 1990s band...

Stone Roses Stars Reunite Onstage

Stone Roses stars Ian Brown and John Squire reunited on stage on Friday night (02Dec11) for the first time in 16 years.The rockers have revived the legendary band for a series of gigs next year...

Mark Ronson Refused To Work On Winehouse Album

Mark Ronson initially refused to work on the posthumous Amy Winehouse album 'Lioness: Hidden Treasures'. The producer - who worked with the late singer on her breakthrough album 'Back to Black' - was initially approached...

Amy Winehouse 'Didn't Like' Bond Track

Amy Winehouse didn't like the' James Bond' theme she was set to record. The singer - who was found dead at home in London in July - worked with Mark Ronson on a song which...

Rebecca Black Tops 'Worst Videos Ever Made' List

Rebecca Black has topped a list of the '50 Worst Music Videos Ever', compiled by UK music magazine Nme. Her clip for viral hit 'Friday' took the dubious honor, beating out competition from Britney Spears,...

Flight Of The Conchords Movie Reports Dismissed

U.S. TV chiefs have dismissed reports a Flight Of The Conchords movie is in the works, after funnyman Bret Mckenzie hinted at a big screen comeback for the comedy.The series won over critics and fans...

Beyonce All Set For Christmas Baby?

Beyonce has again hit out at claims that she faked her pregnancy, and has gone on to suggest that there's a chance that she and husband Jay Z could have a Christmas baby in a...

Mark Ronson's Olympic Song Worries

Mark Ronson doesn't want to embarrass "a couple of million people" with his Olympic song. The producer has joined forces with Katy B to produce a track which will become the theme to the 2012...

Rapper Banks Tops Nme's Cool List

Rapper Azealia Banks has topped a list of music's coolest stars.British magazine Nme has named the rising rapper top of the publication's 2011 Cool List, ahead of Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker at number two and...

Mick Jones On Tour For Soccer Disaster Families

Veteran rocker Mick Jones is teaming up with The Farm and '80s star Pete Wylie to play concerts in aid of victims of Britain's worst ever sporting disaster.The former The Clash star has joined the...

Inspiral Carpets Return With First Song In 16 Years

The band that once featured Noel Gallagher as a road crew member have released their first song in 16 years.Influential Britpop act Inspiral Carpets' You're So Good For Me is currently available on iTunes. The...

Rihanna Gets Mixed Reviews For 'Talk That Talk'

Critics are already weighing in on Rihanna 's sixth studio album Talk That Talk - and it's a mixed bag. Although the Barbadian beauty is being praised for her return to upbeat pop, following the...

Shelagh Delaney, Morrissey Muse, Dies Aged 71

Shelagh Delaney, who the singer Morrissey lists as among his greatest influences, has died sadly after a battle with cancer. The screenplay writer's death comes just a few days before what would've been her 72nd...

Katie White: I'm A 'Useless' Pop Star

The Ting Tings singer Katie White claims she is "useless" at being a pop star. The 'Hang it Up' hitmaker is disillusioned with being labelled a "pop" artist because she doesn't feel as though she...

Dodgy Record First Album For A Decade

Nineties hitmakers Dodgy have announced plans to release their first album in a decade.Stand Upright In A Cool Place will be the Britpop group's first release since 2001's Real Estate. Bandmates Nigel Clark, Andy Miller...

Tom Meighan's Funny Death

Kasabian singer Tom Meighan wants to die by falling off a rollercoaster. The 'Days Are Forgotten' singer is aware most rock stars die young and often in bizarre circumstances and, if he could choose, thinks...

Justin Young Was 'Completely Devastated' After Throat Diagnosis

The Vaccines frontman Justin Young "broke down" after learning he would need a third throat operation this summer (11) over fears his ongoing voice problems would spell the end of the band.The rocker was in...

The Ting Tings Chased Over The World For Album

The Ting Tings blame a "period of friction" for the delay of their second album.The duo - Katie White and Jules de Martino - shot to fame with their 2008 debut 'We Started Nothing' but...

Beady Eye's Andy Bell: 'Adam Ant Should Be Upset With Me, Not Gallagher'

Beady Eye star Andy Bell has come to bandmate Liam Gallagher's defence over a bust-up with Adam Ant the singer should never have been "dragged into".Guitarist Bell insists he was the one who sparked the...

Liam Gallagher Criticised For 'Nutty' Remarks

Liam Gallagher has been blasted by a mental health charity for describing bipolar pop star Adam Ant as 'nutty'. The ex-Oasis star Liam Gallagher had threatened to confront Ant in a row over a song...

Beady Eye Want Bonehead On New Album

Beady Eye have invited Bonehead to join them on their next album.The group - which is made up of former Oasis members Liam Gallagher, Gem Archer, Chris Sharrock and Andy Bell - would have no...

Beady Eye Want Bonehead On New Album

Beady Eye have invited Bonehead to join them on their next album.The group - which is made up of former Oasis members Liam Gallagher, Gem Archer, Chris Sharrock and Andy Bell - would have no...

Liam Gallagher Under Fire For 'Nutty' Adam Ant Remark

Liam Gallagher has come under fire from mental health campaigners after he labelled bipolar pop star Adam Ant "nutty".The Oasis rocker took at aim the 1980s superstar in a recent interview with Britain's Nme magazine....

Morello Thrills Protesters In London

Rage Against The Machine guitarist Tom Morello gave Occupy London protesters a boost on Wednesday (09Nov11) by playing an acoustic set outside St Paul's Cathedral.The rocker threw his support behind the demonstration against corporate greed...

Kasabian Wanted On Stage Puppets

Tom Meighan wanted Jim Henson's Creature Shop to design Kasabian's stage set.The group are preparing to go on the road in support of their latest LP 'Velociraptor!' and wanted the famous puppeteers - whose most...

Liam Gallagher Wants To End Noel Feud

Liam Gallagher thinks "life is too short" to feud with his brother Noel.The Beady Eye rocker hasn't spoken to his sibling since the guitarist walked out of their former group Oasis in August 2009 but...

Liam Gallagher Blasts Twitter-loving Stars

Rocker Liam Gallagher has taken aim at celebrities who post trivial details of their life on Twitter.com, insisting they should be "shot".The Beady Eye star has an account on the microblogging website but rarely uses...

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