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Slipknot Singer Coming To Terms With Bassists Death

Slipknot singer Corey Taylor has spoken about dealing with the death of the band's bassist Paul Grey.The vocalist tries to keep as positive as possible, and said Paul - who died of a drugs overdose...

Diddy-dirty Money Finally Set To Release Last Train To Paris

DIDDY-DIRTY MONEY, the American super-group created by music mogul and rapper SEAN COMBS aka P DIDDY, are set to release their much anticipated debut album 'Last Train to Paris' on 14th December 2010, and the...

Friel Suggested Pizzorno For London Boulevard Songs

KASABIAN star SERGE PIZZORNO has ANNA FRIEL to thank for his chance to write a movie score - she urged LONDON BOULEVARD's producers to approach the British rocker for the soundtrack.Pizzorno has taken charge of...

Skinner Confirms The Streets' Swansong

British rapper MIKE SKINNER has confirmed his next album will mark the end of THE STREETS - because he's run out of ideas for the band.Skinner shot to fame in his native U.K. in 2002...

Paul Weller Determined To Stretch Himself

Paul Weller is determined to "stretch himself" lyrically on his next album. The 'Moonshine' singer only released his last album, 'Wake Up The Nation', this year, but has already started recording tracks for a follow...

The Things They Say 19225

"We're working on a song together. We haven’t finished it, but it sounds so dope though." N.E.R.D. rapper PHARRELL WILLIAMS reveals to NME.com he has teamed up with British rocker DAMON ALBARN for a new...

Weller Slams Facebook As 'Opium Of The Masses'

Rocker PAUL WELLER will not be joining Facebook any time soon - he's blasted social networking websites as "distracting" and a waste of time.The former The Jam frontman's representatives have set up an account on...

The Fall Gig Targeted By Protesters

British rockers THE FALL were targeted by protesters at their London show on Tuesday night (23Nov10) over their plans to play in Israel next year (11).The post-punk band took to the stage at the Electric...

Pj Harvey To Let England Shake

PJ Harvey has announced a new album, 'Let England Shake', to be released in February. The 'Good Fortune' singer - full name Polly Jean Harvey - will release her eighth album on Valentine's Day (14.02.11)...

Manic Street Preachers Plot Hatred And Failure In 2011

Manic Street Preachers are planning to release a new album of "pure indulgence" next year, says Nicky Wire. The bassist with the '(It's Not War) Just the End of Love' group said they already have...

Smashing Pumpkins Reignite Feud With Pavement

As the SMASHING PUMPKINS prepare to release their second EP instalment of 'Teagarden by Kaleidyscope' tomorrow (23rd November 2010), front-man BILLY CORGAN has reignited his band's 15-year feud with American indie rockers PAVEMENT, reports NME.Speaking...

Manic Street Preachers Plot 'Hatred And Failure' In 2011

Manic Street Preachers are planning to release a new album of "pure indulgence" next year. The bassist with the '(It's Not War) Just the End of Love' group said they already have a title for...

Lennox's Daughter Joins Hurts At Charity Show

British band HURTS brought a touch of rock royalty to a gig in London this week (beg15Nov10) - they invited ANNIE LENNOX's model daughter TALI onstage with them.The Wonderful Life hitmakers performed a fundraising show...

Slash's Wife Suggested Raunchy Fergie Video

SLASH has credited his wife with dreaming up the idea for his raunchy new music video with FERGIE.The controversial promo for their collaborative single Beautiful Dangerous sees the Black Eyed Peas singer playing a stalker...

Bernard Butler Planned To Throw Peanuts At Suede Reunion

Suede's former guitarist Bernard Butler planned to come their reunion and throw peanuts at them. The band reformed for the first time since 2003 in March for a charity show, and Bernard - who left...

My Chemical Romance Wrote Reaction Against 'Twilight'

My Chemical Romance wrote the song 'Vampire Money' as a reaction to the 'Twilight' movies. The 'Na Na Na' rockers were asked to contribute a song for the vampire film franchise's 'New Moon' soundtrack, but...

Gorillaz Put Through The 'Vocoder Of America'

The new Gorillaz album will sound like an "English voice put through the vocoder of America".The cartoon band's main songwriter has been recording while touring in the US, and described how his experience of being...

Beady Eye Debut Track Bring The Light

Beady Eye released their debut track 'Bring The Light' as a free download today (10.11.10).The song is a 60s rock 'n' roll-inspired number driven by a blues piano riff with echoes of the Rolling Stones...

Ronson Recorded Bagpipes Song With Scot Falconer

Superproducer MARK RONSON is testing out a new sound after recruiting THE VIEW rocker KYLE FALCONER to sing on a track featuring bagpipes.The DJ collaborated with Falconer for The Bike Song on his latest album...

Dave Grohl To Get Silly For New Album

Dave Grohl has been urged to write some "silly" songs for the new Foo Fighters album. The band's bassist, Nate Mendel, requested the group's frontman drop weighty lyrical themes for some of the songs on...

Kyle Falconer's Tour Comforts

The View's Kyle Falconer likes touring with Mark Ronson because he gets given clean boxer shorts.The Scottish singer recorded the track 'The Bike Song' for Mark's latest album, 'Record Collection' and has enjoyed touring the...

Paul Mccartney's Ghostly Shock

George Harrison once tricked Sir Paul McCartney into thinking he was his dead mother.The Beatles stars and their bandmate John Lennon were once trying to contact the dead through an Ouija board - a flat...

Harrison's Ouija Board Prank On Beatles

THE BEATLES once tried to contact the spirit world on a Ouija board - but fell foul of a prank by GEORGE HARRISON.Sir Paul MCCartney has recalled how he, Harrison, and John Lennon held a...

The Slits Bassist: 'Up Died From Cancer'

Tragic THE SLITS star ARI UP was battling cancer in the months leading up to her death on Wednesday (20Oct10) but failed to tell her bandmates how serious her illness had become.The British punk pioneer's...

Simon Pegg Impressed By Penis

Simon Pegg was stunned when he realised what his penis could do.The 'Hot Fuzz' actor admits his favourite book of all time was one his mother gave him when he was 12, which described the...

Justin Bieber Joins Campaign After Bullying Incident

JUSTIN BIEBER is planning to join an anti-bullying campaign after he was called an insulting name by a member of the public in Richmond, Cananda, reports NME.com. The 16-year-old was reportedly playing 'laser tag' in...

Mccarroll Battles 'Global Brand' With Oasis Book

Former OASIS drummer TONY MCCARROLL has promised to reveal explosive details of the band's early days in his upcoming book - and insists he is taking on a "global brand" in a bid to document...

Garvey Fuming Over Gig 'Rip Offs'

ELBOW star GUY GARVEY is calling for better regulation of gigs to stop unscrupulous promoters "ripping off" young bands.The singer admits his group fell victim to many scams when they were first starting out in...

Belle & Sebastian Plan Mexican Restaurant

Cult British act BELLE & SEBASTIAN are planning a new Mexican restaurant venture.Frontman Stuart Murdoch is hoping to open a taqueria in his native Glasgow, Scotland because there's "no decent Mexican food" in the city....

Weezer To Release Rarities Album

Rockers WEEZER have trawled through the band's archives to release a collection of rarities later this year (10).Death To False Metal, due out on 1 November (10), features 10 previously unreleased tracks recorded over the...

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Man Up - Review

Truly enjoyable British romantic-comedies come along so rarely (Four Weddings and a Funeral was more than 20 years ago) that there's cause to...

Mariachi El Bronx Lead Latest Additions To Reading & Leeds Festival 2015 Line-Up

They'll also be performing on the Lock Up stage as The Bronx.

Bradley Cooper And Emma Stone Take On 'Aloha' Critics

'Aloha', the new film from Cameron Crowe ('Almost Famous', 'Jerry Maguire'), opens this weekend in North America

Glastonbury's Emily Eavis Reveals She Received Death Threats Over Kanye Booking

With a little under a month to go before it kicks off, probably the most talked-about thing....

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Jason Schwartzman's Meanest Role To Date?

Ahead of the upcoming UK release of 'Listen Up Philip', the film's star, Jason Schwartzman...

'Spy' Is Melissa McCarthy's Big Break Out

Melissa McCarthy is now getting a chance to hold a movie up on her name alone.

'Danny Collins' Is a Risk that Paid Off for Al Pacino

Al Pacino shines in 'Danny Collins'

Trevor Noah To Replace Jon Stewart On 'The Daily Show' For The First Time On September 28th

Trevor Noah, the new host of Comedy Central’s ‘The Daily Show’ when Jon Stewart departs...

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