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Weller Engaged?

Veteran rocker PAUL WELLER has reportedly proposed to his 24-year-old backing singer girlfriend.The former The Jam frontman met Hannah Andrews on his 22 Dreams tour in 2008 when she provided backing vocals for his band....

Paul Weller Finds 'Soulmate'

Paul Weller is amazed to have finally found his "soulmate".The 51-year-old rocker has been dating Hannah Andrews, 24, for just over a year, and admits he couldn't be happier with their life together.Weller - who...

Paul Weller Happy To Be Hairy

Paul Weller is glad he isn't bald.The 51-year-old singer has admitted he has only just stopped dyeing his tresses and is comfortable to show off his greying locks because at least he still has hair.He...

Life-long Rocker Paul Weller

Paul Weller will keep making music until he dies.The 51-year-old musician is writing more material the older he gets and he intends to keep surprising his fans with his work.He said: "The fact I'm where...

Kasabian To Rock V Festival

Kasabian have revealed they are to headline this year's V Festival. The rockers - who have played before at the annual two-day festival which is held in Essex and South Staffordshire over the last weekend...

Kasabian Impale Nme Awards

Kasabian showered the audience with severed limbs at the NME awards last night (24.02.10). The band were joined on stage by Mighty Boosh comedian Noel Fielding who assumed the role of bloodthirsty Romanian ruler Vlad...

Paul Weller Blasts Nirvana

Paul Weller has slammed Nirvana as "f***ing rubbish".The outspoken 'Changing Man' rocker said he felt the Britpop period of music in Britain in the 90s - when he came back in vogue with his solo...

Music God Paul Weller

Paul Weller will be named Godlike Genius at this year's NME Awards. The musician - who was a key figure in the Mod revival movement of the 70s in Britain - will receive the annually...

Paul Weller Reunites With Foxton

Paul Weller is reuniting with former The Jam bandmate Bruce Foxton. The 'Changingman' singer, who made his name in The Jam in the 1970s and 1980s, got back together with Bruce after both men had...

Weller & Foxton Team Up On New Album

THE JAM stars PAUL WELLER and BRUCE FOXTON have reteamed to record new material after falling out over royalties.The ex-bandmates haven't recorded together since The Jam split in 1982 and Weller admits it took the...

Paul Weller's Gallagher Praise

Paul Weller wants to work with both Liam and Noel Gallagher.The 'Changingman' hitmaker is refusing to take sides in the siblings' feud - which caused their group Oasis to split earlier this year - and...

Weller Wants To Collaborate With Oasis Brothers

Veteran rocker PAUL WELLER was secretly delighted by the break-up of British band OASIS - because he might now be able to work with the warring GALLAGHER brothers.The Live Forever hitmakers split over the summer...

Weller Closer To The Jam Reunion

PAUL WELLER is reportedly considering a reunion with THE JAM after growing closer to former bandmate BRUCE FOXTON after his father's death.The Modfather split from the group in 1982, and refused to talk to bassist...

Pete Doherty's Dot Duets

Pete Doherty is set to release a duets album. The Babyshambles rocker has recorded several songs with Scottish singer Dot Allison, and she is keen for them to be made into an LP.Allison said: "The...

Weller Feared For Life Over Festival Fire

PAUL WELLER was left fearing for his life after a fire broke out at a Spanish music festival on Friday (17Jul09).The Modfather was performing at Benicassim when a bush fire rapidly spread towards the festival...

Yoko Ono Wins Mojo

Yoko Ono claims John Lennon would not have been surprised that she won a major music honour.The widow of the late Beatles legend was handed a Lifetime Achievement gong - her first ever music award...

Grieving Weller Turns Down Award

PAUL WELLER refused to accept a lifetime achievement award at the U.K.'s Ivor Novello Awards because he is still mourning the loss of his father. The Jam star was due to receive the prestigious honour at...

Fleet Foxes Earn Hat-trick Of Mojo Nominations

Fleet Foxes are the frontrunners for success in the 2009 Mojo honours list, with nominations in three categories.Just 11 months after the release of their eponymous debut, the quintet's critical and commercial success continues with...

By on 06 May 2009

Weller Halts U.s. Tour To Grieve For Late Father

Rocker PAUL WELLER has halted his U.S. tour to mourn the death of his father and former manger, JOHN. The British star announced earlier this week (begs20Apr09) that he had pulled out of a New York...

Weller Pulls Nyc Gig Due To 'Personal Reasons'

Brit rocker PAUL WELLER has scrapped an highly-anticipated New York gig - citing "personal reasons" for the last minute cancellation. Weller was due to follow-up his set at California's Coachella festival last weekend (18/19Apr09) with a...

Brit Band Use Chef As Inspiration

BRITISH SEA POWER have revealed that the inspiration for one of the songs on their forthcoming album came from an unusual source – famed seafood chef Rick Stein.In an interview with NME, the group's guitarist...

By on 21 April 2009

Paul Weller Added To Hop Farm Event

PAUL WELLER has been added to the line up for this year's Hop Farm Festival, it has been revealed. The singer, who has had hits with songs including Wild Wood, will perform at the event...

By on 09 April 2009

Bookies Lose £100k On Paul Weller Betting 'Scam'

British bookmakers lost around £100,000 after a flurry of betting suggested Paul Weller's name had been leaked as a Brit winner.Leading bookmakers stopped taking bets on this year's Brits awards after a number of £50...

By on 20 February 2009

Bookies Lose £100k On Paul Weller Betting 'Scam'

British bookmakers lost around £100,000 after a flurry of betting suggested Paul Weller's name had been leaked as a Brit winner.Leading bookmakers stopped taking bets on this year's Brits awards after a number of £50...

Brit Awards Bosses Deny Weller Leak

Organiser's of the Brit Awards have denied leaking the result of PAUL WELLER's Best Male win at Wednesday night's (18Feb09) ceremony - after bookmakers in England lost an estimated $140,000 (£100,000) over the prize British betting...

Bookmakers Suspend Brit Awards Betting After Weller Rush

Leading bookmakers have stopped taking bets on the upcoming Brits after a flurry of betting suggested a winner's name had been leaked.A number of £50 bets were placed on Paul Weller to win the best...

By on 16 February 2009

Brits Betting Halted Amid 'Leak' Fears

Bookmakers in England have suspended betting on a Brit Awards category - after a flurry of wagers on PAUL WELLER led to fears the result has leaked. The legendary British rocker, 50, is nominated alongside singers...

Gallagher: 'I'm An Average Guitarist'

NOEL GALLAGHER confesses he is only an "average" guitar player, and feels inadequate compared to his "virtuoso" best pals JOHNNY MARR and PAUL WELLER. Gallagher has sold more than 60 million albums as the lead guitarist...

Weller Takes A Tumble In Prague

Former THE JAM frontman PAUL WELLER proved he is still a hellraiser at heart - after he was snapped sprawled on the ground during a boozy night out in the Czech Republic. The legendary British...

Weller Joins Pub Campaign

Former THE JAM frontman PAUL WELLER has signed up to a campaign to save traditional English pubs. Weller has joined fellow British rockers, including Madness singer Suggs and Super Furry Animals frontman Gruff Rhys, to...

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