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Carl Barat Is Engaged To Partner Edie Langley

Carl Barat has confirmed he got engaged secretly.The Libertines musician has revealed he got down on one knee and proposed to the mother of his two children, Edie Langley - with whom he sons Eli,...

Pete Doherty Performs Protest Gig

Pete Doherty performed at a protest in France on Thursday (04.05.17).The Libertines and Babyshambles singer - who has lived in the European country for several periods of his life - was among 30 performers and...

Pete Doherty Performs At Anti-le Pen Rally In Paris

Pete Doherty has performed at a protest rally in Paris this week, staged to warn about the “threat” posed by far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, ahead of the crucial elections this weekend.The Libertines and...

Liam Gallagher's Debut Solo Album Is Finished

Circa Waves' Kieran Shudall has hinted that Liam Gallagher's debut solo album is finished.The 29-year-old rocker is ''intrigued'' to hear how the former Oasis frontman's record, which is titled 'As You Were', has turned out...

Liam Gallagher Pinches Pete Doherty's Bassist

Liam Gallagher has swiped Pete Doherty's bassist. The former Oasis frontman is in rehearsals for his forthcoming solo shows and The Libertines frontman is stressing out as Drew McConnell has left the band in the...

The Rolling Stones Dumped Drug-ravaged Pete Doherty In A Bin

The Libertines rocker has had a long history of drug problems including heroin addiction, and took things too far in the band's dressing room at the Isle of Wight festival in 2007....

Pete Doherty Pulls Out Of London Show

The singer/songwriter was booked to perform at the Rough Trade East store, but couldn't get there on time. A statement released on Twitter by venue bosses reads: ''Due to delays en route,...

Pete Doherty's Solo Show Cancelled

Pete Doherty's solo show at Rough Trade has been cancelled.The 'Last of the English Roses' hitmaker was due to perform at Rough Trade East store in London on Monday (05.12.16) but was forced to cancel...

Kate Moss To Star In Elvis Music Video

Kate Moss is to star in an Elvis Presley music video. The 42-year-old model has shot scenes for the promo for the star's forthcoming album 'The Wonder of You', which features The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra,...

The Libertines Feel Under 'Pressure' Making Albums

Carl Barat admits there is ''always pressure'' on The Libertines when making an album.The 'Can't Stand Me Now' rock group - also comprised of Pete Doherty, John Hassall and Gary Powell - feel they...

Sting To Reopen Bataclan On Eve Of Attacks Anniversary

Sting will reopen the Bataclan music venue in Paris almost a year after a terrorist attack at the site killed 89 people.The 65-year-old musician will perform at the reopening of the venue on November 12,...

Sting To Reopen Bataclan With Charity Concert

The music venue has been closed for renovation since 13 November, 2015 when 89 people were killed by a group of terrorists, who entered the building while U.S. rockers Eagles of Death Metal...

The Libertines Have 'Special Plan' For Next Record

The Libertines have a ''special plan'' for their next album.Carl Barat, singer and bassist, says the 'Can't Stand Me Now' rockers - also comprised of Pete Doherty, John Hassall and drummer Gary Powell - will...

Pete Doherty Announces Two December UK Shows

Pete Doherty has announced two UK shows for December.The 37-year-old singer is to perform at London's O2 Forum on December 6 and Manchester's Albert Hall on December 7, in support of his first solo album...

Pete Doherty Will Launch His First Solo Album In December

Pete Doherty has revealed his first solo album. The 37-year-old singer has announced he will release his first LP in seven years, which will be titled 'Hamburg Demonstrations', on December 2, and the star has...

The Libertines Documentary In The Works

The band, fronted by Pete Doherty and Carl Barat, announced on Twitter that executives at British channel BBC Four were producing a documentary about them and they asked fans for their participation....

The Libertines Set To Headline Charity Gig

The band, which includes Pete Doherty and Carl Barat, are scheduled to play the Unity Rocks concert at the 02 Academy in Brixton, London on 7 September (16) to promote the idea of...

Pete Doherty To Pay Tribute To Le Bataclan Dead With New Song

The Libertines star, who was in the French capital on the night of the citywide terrorist attacks, will be the first artist scheduled to headline the theatre when owners open their doors again....

Pete Doherty To Help Relaunch Bataclan Venue

The concert hall was shut down on 13 November (15) after gunmen stormed the building and opened fire during an Eagles of Death Metal gig. The tragedy, part of a series of attacks...

Pete Doherty Selling Lyric Sheets

The Libertines star set up a pop-up store in north London in 2013 to sell his personal items, keepsakes, and memorabilia, and now he is offering fans another chance to own a slice...

The Libertines Fans Targeted By Phone Thieves At Gig

Pete Doherty and Carl Barat's band played in Birmingham, England on Wednesday (27Jan16), and revellers at the Barclaycard Arena venue were reportedly targeted by thieves during the show. Two unnamed men, both...

Pete Doherty Stars In London Art Exhibition

The Libertines star is displaying 23 pieces, many painted in blood, at the Gibson Showroom in Fitzrovia, central London. It means the singer/guitarist's works have now been exhibited in cities including Paris,...

Pete Doherty Brawls With Swervedriver Star - Report

The Libertines star was allegedly dragged screaming from the Swervedriver frontman's hotel room in Kowloon after Franklin "decked him" with a single punch. Franklin alleges Doherty took at swing at him for...

Fans' Fears For Pete Doherty Over New Video

In the clip, which was filmed over the weekend (28-29Nov15), The Libertines star is heard asking a pal for a "nose-up" before leaning his head towards a flat surface and apparently snorting....

Pete Doherty Selling Customised Journals

The Libertines star is releasing a limited edition run of his book From Albion to Shangri-La, a collection of his private thoughts and writings from 2008 to 2013. He has designed a...

Pete Doherty Urges Fans To Stay Away From His Home

The Libertines star is currently battling to stay clean after kicking his long-running addictions to heroin and crack cocaine following a stint at a rehab clinic in Thailand last year (14). He...

Pete Doherty Puffs On Crack Pipe In New Libertines Promo

The troubled star spent more than 10 years battling addictions to heroin and crack cocaine, and after a lengthy spell at a rehab clinic in Thailand, he declared earlier this year (15) that...

Pete Doherty Accused Of Urinating In Dressing Room

The Can't Stand Me Now hitmaker and his bandmate Carl Barat were chatting to reporter Emmanuel Marolle backstage at the Rock en Seine festival, where the group performed on 29 August (15),...

The Libertines Back Out Of Rebooking Axed Shows

The British band was due to play two intimate shows at small venues in London and Manchester, England last week (ends11Sep15) before heading out on an arena tour next year (16), but they...

The Libertines Announce UK Arena Shows

The Libertines have announced seven UK arena shows for January 2016. Despite the chaos frontman Pete Doherty caused on their recent mini run of shows, after going missing when he was due to perform at...

Former member of The Libertines, Pete Doherty, makes the new headlines an awful lot, although not usually for the best of reasons. While he is still often mentioned in stories about The Libertines, he is often remembered for being asked to leave the band on multiple occasions for his continued drug abuse. Some stories focus on his music career, while most headlines are devoted to his additions and rehab visits.

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