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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Tim Burgess Forms Supergroup For Jon Brookes Tribute Gig

The Charlatans frontman Tim Burgess formed a rock supergroup with members of New Order, Mumford & Sons, The Vaccines and The Pretenders on Friday (18Oct13) to pay tribute to his late bandmate Jon Brookes.The gig...

Childish Gambino Attempts To Explain Seven-page Online Rant

Rapper and actor Childish Gambino has assured fans he's Ok after a seven-page letter he posted on Instagram.com earlier this week (14Oct13) led many to believe he was quitting music.The online post listed the star's...

The Killers Halt Split Rumours With Mtv Awards Set

Rockers The Killers have dismissed split rumours by announcing they will be performing at the MTV European Music Awards in Amsterdam next month (Nov13).Reports of the band's demise started swirling around the media last week...

Dave Lovering Saddened By Kim Deal's Departure

Pixies drummer Dave Lovering has opened up about his heartache after bassist Kim Deal quit the band.Deal announced in June (13) she had left the group she helped to create in 1986, and she was...

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Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner divorce 'best thing for family'

The Hollywood duo - who have children Violet, nine, Seraphina, six, and Samuel...

Kim Kardashian West takes confidence from Kanye

The 34-year-old beauty - who married the hip-hop star in 2014 - has revealed how...

Suzi Perry To Be Part Of New 'Top Gear'?

Suzi Perry, the BBC’s official Formula 1 correspondent, has emerged has a possible...

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Rita Ora Opens Up About Why She Decided To Join 'The X Factor'

New judge on ‘The X Factor’ Rita Ora has revealed that she couldn’t say no to Simon...

Rolling Stones - Exhibitionism Featurette

The Rolling Stones are set to celebrate their long career as a band next year (2016) with their first exhibition at London's Saatchi Gallery.

'It's A Dream Come True': Paul Rudd Marvels Over 'Ant-Man' Role

The star makes his superhero debut in the upcoming movie.

Emilia Clarke Gives Her Fan Theory On The Fate On Jon Snow

The ‘Game of Thrones’ actress has given some hope to Jon Snow’s legions of fans.

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