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Music Magazine Hits Back At Ronson

LATEST: The editor of British music magazine NME has responded to MARK RONSON's recent criticism of the publication - insisting they have a love/hate relationship with the star. The superproducer was infuriated after he received...

Harris Applies For Nme Job

Scottish DJ CALVIN HARRIS has become the latest star to hit out at British music magazine NME - poking fun at the publication's spelling and grammar in a fake job application. Superproducer Mark Ronson recently...

Mark Ronson To Auction Nme Award

MARK RONSON has pledged to auction his NME award after the magazine gave him a bad review for his Glastonbury performance.The musician and DJ said he was made aware of the review when a journalist...

By on 09 July 2008

Sigur Ros Inspire By Eurovision

SIGUR ROS have claimed that new single Gobbledigook was inspired by the Eurovision Song Contest.The Icelandic band have just released the track from their new album 'MED SUD I EYRUM VID SPILUM ENDALAUST - which...

By on 09 July 2008

Ronson Lashes Out At Music Magazine

Superproducer MARK RONSON has hit out at British music magazine NME in a row over his recent Glastonbury performance - labelling the people who work there "morons". Ronson was infuriated after he received an email...

Kanye West Denies His Face Is In Artwork

KANYE WEST has issued a vehement denial that artwork hanging in his house is supposed to resemble him.During a visit to the rapper's home last year, Harper's Bazaar magazine photographed the surroundings, claiming in a...

By on 08 July 2008

Bloc Party Countdown Angers Fans

BLOC PARTY fans have been irritated with the conclusion of a cryptic countdown which appeared on the band's website.It was thought that the band may have implemented the clock as way to give away new...

By on 07 July 2008

Joy Division Drummer Appeals For Tombstone Return

Stephen Morris, the drummer of Joy Division and New Order, has appealed for the return of Ian Curtis' gravestone after it was stolen in Macclesfield.The legendary frontman died at just 23, after he hanged himself...

By on 04 July 2008

Panic At The Disco Talk Abbey Road

PANIC AT THE DISCO have spoken of their reverence in getting to record in the legendary abbey Road studios.The Las Vegas band recorded their recent album PRETTY, ODD at the studio, which was made famous...

By on 03 July 2008

Crystal Castles Anger Glastonbury Staff

CRYSTAL CASTLES almost had their Glastonbury performance cut short following the extreme behaviour of singer Alice Glass.During their slot in the John Peel tent, Glass climbed to the top of a speaker stack after diving...

By on 30 June 2008

Thin Lizzy To Release Unheard Material

THIN LIZZY are set to release a new album taken from their 1975 UK tour, which will include four previously unheard songs.Comprising 15 tracks, the album was recorded at Derby College will feature the band's...

By on 27 June 2008

Barat 'Petrified' About Solo Glastonbury Gig

DIRTY PRETTY THINGS frontman CARL BARAT is terrified about his forthcoming appearance at legendary English music festival Glastonbury - because it is the first time he has ever played a solo set. The British singer...

Bono Offers Radiohead High Praise In Letter

U2 rocker BONO has dubbed RADIOHEAD "a sacred talent" in a heartfelt letter to U.K. music magazine NME. The Irish star is also complimentary of the English band's 2007 pay-what-you-want experiment for downloads of their...

New Slipknot Album Due In August

SLIPKNOT have announced their fourth album ALL HOPE IS GONE is scheduled for release on August 26th.Frontman Corey Taylor told Billboard that the forthcoming album is "very dark", combining elements of earlier records VOL 3...

By on 19 June 2008

Pete Wentz To Appear On Californication

Pete Wentz is to make a cameo appearance on the hit US TV show Californication.The Showtime series stars former X- Files actor David Duchovny as a writer living in Los Angeles.FALL OUT BOY bassist Wentz...

Pussycat Dolls Axe Britney Cameo

A cameo appearance by Britney Spears has been axed from the new PUSSYCAT DOLLS video.The girl group steered clear of the subject during an appearance on Pete Wentz's show FNMTV and a spokesperson for the...

By on 17 June 2008

Dehydration Led To Kid Rock Cancellation

LATEST: KID ROCK's performance at Britain's Download Festival on Friday (13Jun08) was wrecked by dehydration. The rocker cancelled his performance just minutes before he was due to take to the Main Stage at the music...

Kid Rock Hospitalised Before UK Performance

US rockstar Kid Rock was taken to hospital shortly before his scheduled appearance at the Download festival in the UK. The singer's poor health forced him to cancel his performance minutes before going on stage....

By on 15 June 2008

Pharrell Williams: I Want To Produce The Strokes

Pharrell Williams has said he hopes to be able to produce the next album by THE STROKES.Williams and THE STROKES frontman Julian Casablancas collaborated on a track for SANTAGOLD, which led to discussions about the...

By on 13 June 2008

Alex Turner To Guest On Tony Christie Album

Alex Turner to guest on Tony Christie albumAlex Turner is set to make a special guest appearance on Tony Christie's forthcoming album.Christie, who had a recent hit with a re-release of Is This The Way...

By on 06 June 2008

Tributes Paid To Legendary Bo Diddley

Tributes have been paid to the singer-guitarist Bo Diddley who died at the age of 79 yesterday.Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger described Diddley as an "enormous force in music" and a "wonderful, original musician".US blues...

By on 03 June 2008

Slash Pays Tribute To Bo Diddley

GUNS N ROSES and VELVET REVOLVER guitarist Slash has paid tribute to Bo Diddley, the legendary guitarist who died of heart failure yesterday (June 2nd).Talking to NME, Slash said that Diddley had been an influence...

By on 03 June 2008

Rage 'Not Playing Boosh'

RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE will not be appearing at THE MIGHTY BOOSH festival, despite newspaper reports.A report in one of today's British tabloids said that the US hard rockers had "confirmed they want a piece...

By on 28 May 2008

My Chemical Romance Speak Out Over 'Emo' Suicide

My Chemical Romance have spoken out for the first time about the suicide of Hannah Bond, the 13-year-old fan from Kent who hung herself.At the inquest into her death coroner Roger Sykes claimed that the...

By on 26 May 2008

Green Day's Alter Ego Plays First Gig

American rockers GREEN DAY have played their first official gig in three years, under the guise of their alter egos the FOXBORO HOT TUBS.The group performed at Juanita's Cantina Ballroom in Little Rock, Arkansas,...

By on 20 May 2008

Gary Numan To Play Mighty Boosh Festival

Gary Numan and the Charlatans have been booked to play the Mighty Boosh Festival this July.The BBC comedy duo are to host their own music and comedy festival in Kent this summer and have announced...

By on 16 May 2008

Joaquin Phoenix Collaborates With Charlatan's Frontman

The CHARLATANS frontman TIM BURGESS has been collaborating with actor JOAQUIN PHOENIX on a new project.Along with ANTHONY LANGDON of SPACEHOG, the two have been working on some tracks in the studio, with the help...

By on 15 May 2008

Morrissey Ejects Nme Editor From Hotel

British singer MORRISSEY's feud with music magazine the NME continues - after he had the publication's editor removed from a Los Angeles hotel. The former Smiths frontman and the NME fell out in December (07)...

Doherty Used Pal's Urine To Pass Drugs Tests

Troubled rocker PETE DOHERTY has bragged he once cheated a drugs test by using someone else's urine. The star was released from prison last week (ends11May08) after serving 29 days of a 14 week sentence...

Hot Chip: Smaller Bands Cannot Afford To Give Away Music For Free

Electro band HOT CHIP have stated that big bands giving away their music on the internet for free is hurting smaller bands.Speaking to the BBC's Newsbeat, singer ALEXIS TAYLOR said that the music industry was...

By on 09 May 2008


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