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Ricky Wilson Feared Kaiser Chiefs Were Over

British rocker Ricky Wilson feared his band Kaiser Chiefs would be forced to split when drummer Nick Hodgson quit.Hodgson, a founder member of the band and co-writer of some of its biggest hits, announced his...

8th January 2014

Bonehead: 'Liam Gallagher Would Jump At The Chance To Reform Oasis'

Former Oasis star Paul 'bonehead' Arthurs has given fans of the band fresh hope of a reunion by insisting frontman Liam Gallagher would jump at the chance to put aside his feud with brother and...

3rd January 2014

Ozzy Osbourne: 'Musicians And Politicians Should Not Mix'

Rocker Ozzy Osbourne has taken aim at his fellow musicians in the wake of Nelson Mandela's death for using the civil rights leader's death to boost their image.When the former South African president passed away...

20th December 2013

Ozzy Osbourne Urges Lady Gaga To Dress Down In Public

Ozzy Osbourne has warned Lady Gaga to stop donning outrageous outfits in public, insisting it takes away the impact of her live shows.The Black Sabbath frontman is a big fan of outlandish costumes, but has...

19th December 2013

Johnny Marr Brands Haim 'Idiots' Over David Cameron Photo

Rocker Johnny Marr has warned sibling trio Haim to be careful who they are friends with, insisting they made fools of themselves by posing for a photograph with U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron.The Wire hitmakers...

19th December 2013

Beck To Release Two Albums In 2014 Comeback

Rocker Beck is sealing his 2014 comeback by releasing two new albums.The Loser hitmaker announced in October (13) that he was preparing to release his first album in six years, and he later revealed his...

18th December 2013

Acclaimed Singer/songwriter The Child Of Lov Dead At 26

Singer/songwriter The Child Of Lov has died from complications following surgery.The 26-year-old Belgian, real name Martijn William Zimri Teerlinck, passed away on Tuesday (10Dec13), according to his manager Trey Reames. He says, "On behalf...

13th December 2013

Van Dyke Parks Risks Outrage Over Nixon And Margaret Thatcher Deaths

Veteran musician Van Dyke Parks has risked causing outrage by insisting controversial world leaders Richard Nixon and Margaret Thatcher should have died sooner.The songwriter/producer, who is best known for his groundbreaking work with Beach Boys...

11th December 2013

Kim Shattuck To Release New Album After The Pixies Axe

Rocker Kim Shattuck is preparing to release a new album by her band The Muffs after delaying the project so she could tour with the Pixies.The bassist joined the Velouria hitmakers in July (13) to...

11th December 2013

Kim Shattuck: 'The Pixies Sacked Me In Phone Call From Band Manager'

Rocker Kim Shattuck was told she had been fired from the Pixies in a shock phone call from the band's manager, and she fears her exit from the group was sparked by a stage-diving incident...

11th December 2013

Keisha Buchanan Denies Label Split

British trio Mutya Keisha Siobhan have dismissed reports suggesting they have been dropped from their record label after their comeback release failed to set the U.K. singles chart alight.The original members of the Sugababes, Mutya...

10th December 2013

The Pixies Appoint Paz Lenchatin To Replace Kim Shattuck

Rockers Pixies have appointed Argentine/American musician Paz Lenchatin to replace bassist Kim Shattuck, who left less than six months after joining the band.Shattuck joined the group in July (13) following the departure of Kim Deal,...

9th December 2013

Fascinating Fact: 3982385

Arctic Monkeys' acclaimed record Am has been named Best Album of 2013 by rock magazine Nme. It finished ahead of Kanye West's Yeezus, which came in second place, and Queens Of The Stone Age's ...Like...

5th December 2013

Paul Mccartney Sponsors Sumo Wrestling Tournament

Singer Sir Paul Mccartney has thrown his support behind a Japanese sumo wrestling event by sponsoring it.The former Beatle has been a fan of the sport for several years and he recently paid for the...

29th November 2013

Lostlost Prophets Music Pulled From Stores

Lostprophets' music has been removed the shelves of a major British retail chain following Ian Watkins' child abuse admission.The now-defunct band's singer pleaded guilty to a number of charges, including attempting to rape a baby...

29th November 2013

Bobby Gillespie Backs Russell Brand Over Revolution Call

British funnyman Russell Brand has received a further boost in his campaign for a global uprising against democracy after Primal Scream frontman Bobby Gillespie threw his support behind the star.The Get Him to the Greek...

27th November 2013

Arctic Monkeys Clear Up Jimmy Kimmel Axe Reports

British rockers Arctic Monkeys have denied they were shunted from the schedule of a U.S. Tv chat show to make way for Kanye West, insisting their performance had already been recorded days in advance.The Cornerstone...

27th November 2013

Black Lips' Cole Alexander Pays Tribute To The Yellow Dogs

Black Lips guitarist Cole Alexander took to the stage at a concert in New York on Tuesday (19Nov13) to pay tribute to two members of The Yellow Dogs, who were murdered earlier this month (Nov13).Guitarist...

20th November 2013

Drew Mcconnell Issues Warning Over Gig Thefts

British rocker Drew Mcconnell is urging fans to keep cell phones safe at concerts after a recent spate of thefts during gigs in the U.K.Police have launched inquiries amid fears specialist gangs of crooks are...

20th November 2013

Lily Allen Wanted Scandalous Comeback

Singer Lily Allen deliberately planned a controversial comeback, and she was not surprised when her racy new promo racked up 2.5 million hits on YouTube.com in just two days.The Smile hitmaker has been on hiatus...

20th November 2013

The Futureheads Star Barry Hyde Training To Be A Chef

The Futureheads frontman Barry Hyde is trading in his guitar to pursue a long-held dream of becoming a chef.The British rocker became interested in the culinary field after working with Juniper's Pantry owner David Gill,...

20th November 2013

M.i.a. Opens Up About Shoplifting Past

British rapper M.I.A. has confessed she used to shoplift from high-end department stores as a youngster.The Paper Planes hitmaker claims she indulged her passion for designer clothes during her troubled upbringing by stealing items from...

14th November 2013

Joy Division Slam Sale Of Ian Curtis Kitchen Table

Rockers Joy Division have criticised the "distasteful" sale of a table from the kitchen where the band's tragic singer Ian Curtis hanged himself in 1980.The wooden table is going under the hammer on eBay.com, but...

13th November 2013

The Killers Drummer Announces 2014 Hiatus

Rockers The Killers are planning another hiatus just weeks after speculation about the band's future surfaced after bassist Mark Stoermer's chose to sit out the group's Asian tour.Fans feared the worst when guitarist Dave Keuning...

8th November 2013

Gem Archer: 'I'm Match Fit For Beady Eye Tour After Fracturing My Skull'

Former Oasis star Gem Archer has assured fans of his new band Beady Eye that he's fit and well as the group kicks off its autumn tour after recovering from a fractured skull and a...

7th November 2013

Radio Bosses Baffled By Dizzee Rascal Rant

Bbc bosses have been left baffled by Dizzee Rascal's Twitter.com rant against their track selection, insisting three of his new songs are on their playlist.The British rapper slammed Radio 1 chiefs in a furious tirade...

6th November 2013

Lee Ranaldo Dedicates Music Lesson To Lou Reed

Sonic Youth rocker Lee Ranaldo dedicated his recent guitar workshop to the memory of Lou Reed.Ranaldo held a day of free music lessons at a store in New York City last week (28Oct13), and the...

6th November 2013

William Orbit Blacklists Blur

Music producer William Orbit has vowed never to work with Damon Albarn again after the Blur frontman walked out of a recording session last year (12).The reunited British band headed into a studio with Orbit...

5th November 2013

M.i.a.'S Daredevil Producer Hospitalised During Studio Sessions

Rapper M.I.A.'s time in the studio for her new album almost ended in tragedy when her producer fell off a cliff while trying to dive into the sea during a break in recording.The Paper Planes...

25th October 2013

Oasis Star Bonehead Loved Stage Reunion With Liam Gallagher

Former Oasis rocker Paul 'bonehead' Arthurs has praised his ex-bandmate Liam Gallagher after they reunited onstage at a tribute to late The Charlatans star Jon Brookes.The guitarist, who quit the Wonderwall hitmakers in 1999, joined...

24th October 2013

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First Taste Of 'Batman V Superman': Someone's Going To Bleed [Trailer + Pictures]

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Music-focused ACM Ceremony Remind Us What Award Shows Should Be Like

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Hot Chip To Round Off Busy Year With Full UK Tour In October

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Mumford & Sons - Snake Eyes (Live) Video

With the album 'Wilder Mind' on the horizon, Mumford and Sons have released a live...

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Timothy Spall to Play Bogeyman in Raymond Briggs Adaptation

Timothy Spall is to play Fungus the Bogeyman in Sky1's adaptation of...

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