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Gallagher Blasts Bell Over Oasis Bust-up

Noel Gallagher has taken aim at his former Oasis bandmate Andy Bell, accusing him of failing to intervene in the backstage bust-up that ended the group.The Wonderwall hitmakers split in 2009 after Gallagher and his...

Noel Gallagher Fears Solo Album Will Bomb

Noel Gallagher fears his solo career will be a washout after Beady Eye's latest single flopped.The British rock band was formed from the remnants of Oasis but their much-hyped launch fell flat when their first...

Noel Gallagher Blocks Free Downloads

Rocker Noel Gallagher is adamant he won't be giving fans a taster of his new solo album by offering up free downloads, because his music is too valuable to give away.A number of artists have...

Gallagher: 'Liam Is A Born Liar'

Noel Gallagher has branded his brother Liam a "born liar" in an explosive new interview.The warring brothers reignited their war-of-words earlier this month (Jul11) when Noel accused Liam of sparking the break up of Oasis...

Noel Gallagher Surprised By Beady Eye Sales

Noel Gallagher was "shocked" by the chart performance of Beady Eye's singles.The 44-year-old musician insists he took no pleasure from the fact the group - made up of his former bandmates, brother Liam Gallagher, Gem...

Razorlight Change 'Like Break-up'

Johnny Borrell admits changing the Razorlight line-up was like a "relationship ending".The frontman is now joined in the band by Freddie Stitz, Gus Robertson and David 'Skully' Sullivan Kaplan following the departures of Bjorn Agren...

Angry Dave Grohl Throws Unruly Fan Out Of Concert

Foo Fighters rocker Dave Grohl publicly threw an unruly fan out of the band's London gig on Monday (11Jul11) after he started a fight with a fellow concertgoer.The hitmakers were performing at the iTunes Festival...

Limp Bizkit Play Fan Request Festival Set

Rockers Limp Bizkit thrilled fans at Britain's Sonisphere festival on Sunday (10Jul11) by only playing songs requested by the crowd.The band took to the stage in Knebworth, England for an hour-long set, but rather than...

Rockers Bright Eyes Not Splitting

Rocker Conor Oberst has brushed off rumours Bright Eyes are set to split.Fans of the American indie rockers were left aghast when Oberst told Rolling Stone, "It does feel like it needs to stop at...

Babyshambles Star Injured In Car Crash

Babyshambles rocker Drew Mcconnell has been hospitalised following a car accident.The bassist is reportedly in a lot of pain, but showing "good spirits", according to manager Adrian Hunter. MCConnell broke his ribs and injured his...

Odd Future Bottled At Dramatic Festival Gig

Controversial rap group Odd Future cut short their set at Scotland's T In The Park festival on Saturday (09Jul11) after they were bottled by the crowd.The group played at the event despite frontman Tyler, The...

Way Won't Play Pulp Cover At Festival

Rockers My Chemical Romance have vowed not to play their cover version of Pulp's hit track Common People when the two bands share the bill at an upcoming festival.The Welcome to the Black Parade hitmakers...

Johnny Cash's Hurt Tops Video Poll

The video accompanying Johnny Cash's cover of Nine Inch Nails' Hurt has topped a new British magazine poll to find the best promo ever made.The brooding 2002 video beat Radiohead's Just to the top spot...

Pulp Mark Morrison Anniversary At Wireless Show

British rockers Pulp paid tribute to late The Doors star Jim Morrison during a festival gig on the 40th anniversary of the rocker's death.The singer passed way in Paris, France on 3 July, 1971, and...

Pulp Sing Through The Rain To Make Polish Debut

Reformed rockers Pulp braved the rain to make their concert debut in Poland on Friday (01Jul11).The Britpop stars rewarded fans in the downpour by playing their hits and a few rare tracks at the Open'er...

Elbow Celebrate 20th Anniversary At Glastonbury

Elbow's Saturday night (25Jun11) set at Glastonbury festival was extra special as the performance marked the band's 20th anniversary.The group formed in the 1990s and frontman Guy Garvey has revealed their appearance at the legendary...

Mumford & Sons Play Secret Glastonbury Set

Folk rockers Mumford & Sons thrilled fans at Britain's Glastonbury festival by playing a secret show at a campsite a day after their official slot.The band performed on the event's Other Stage on Friday (24Jun11)...

Violence Breaks Out At U2 Glastonbury Set

U2's headlining set at Britain's Glastonbury festival was marred after an outbreak of violence between angry demonstrators and security staff.Campaigners from the anti-capitalist group Art Uncut flocked to the rockers' set at the music event...

U2 At Glastonbury - Violence Breaks Out

U2 played their long-awaited headline slot at Glastonbury Festival last night, but had to cope with a strong showing from Art Uncut demonstrators, protesting against what they perceive to be the band's tax dodging, Nme.com...

Radiohead Play 'Secret' Glastonbury Show

Rockers Radiohead took to the stage at Britain's Glastonbury festival in front of thousands of fans on Friday (24Jun11) after news of their secret set leaked earlier in the day.The band hoped to thrill revellers...

Radiohead Rumour Sweeps Glastonbury

Rock fans at Britain's Glastonbury festival are expected to flock to one of the event's smaller stages on Friday night (24Jun11) amid rumours Radiohead are scheduled to perform a secret show.The Paranoid Android hitmakers' frontman...

Radiohead Return To Glastonbury Tonight

Radiohead have confirmed they are to play a secret show at the Glastonbury Music Festival tonight (24th June 2011). Radiohead's set in 1997 is often regarded as the greatest live performance in the festival's 40-year...

Muse Voted Top Glastonbury Act

Muse has been named the best ever act to grace the stage at Britain's legendary Glastonbury music festival.The Supermassive Black Hole hitmakers' 2004 headlining set on the Pyramid Stage has topped Nme.com's fan poll seven...

Coldplay Always Dreamed Of Headlining Glastonbury

Coldplay have "dreamed" of playing at Glastonbury since they were children.The 'Every Teardrop is a Waterfall' hitmakers - who will headline the festival in Somerset, South West England, on Saturday (25.06.11) - admitted nerves are...

Michael Jackson Crowned Greatest Singer Of All Time

Michael Jackson has been named the Greatest Singer Of All Time in a new poll, just days ahead of the second anniversary of his death.The Thriller hitmaker passed away on 25 June, 2009 after suffering...

Lee Mavers' Secret Gig Sparks La's Reunion Rumours

Cult British rocker Lee Mavers has sparked speculation his band The La's is set to reform after he played a secret concert on Sunday (19Jun11) - his first live show in two years.The There She...

Nicola Roberts' Shocking Lyrics

Nicola Roberts "shocked" people with how personal the lyrics on her solo album are. The 'Beat of my Drum' singer - who has already enjoyed a successful career as a member of Girls Aloud -...

Lady Gaga Performs To Thousands At Rome Europride Rally

Lady Gaga continued her crusade for gay rights as she performed to hundreds of thousands at Rome's EuroPride rally last night. According to the Nme, she made a speech to the rally and performed two...

Kaiser Chiefs Proud Of New Lp

Kaiser Chiefs felt like they were "really sticking it to the man" with their new album. The 'Little Shocks' group have released 'The Future is Mediaeval' on a basis where fans can choose 10 out...

Paul Weller Designs Clothing Range

Rock icon Paul Weller is set to release a clothing range for pal Liam Gallagher's fashion line.Weller has designed six items, ranging from scarves and leather jackets, to be included in the Beady Eye frontman's...

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