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Waters Blames Poor Material On Mccartney

PINK FLOYD rocker ROGER WATERS uses an imaginary SIR PAUL McCARTNEY to diffuse tension when he is working in the studio. The COMFORTABLY NUMB hitmaker, who has just premiered his opera CA IRA (THERE...

Page's Stairway Tops Guitar Solo Survey

Rocker JIMMY PAGE's guitar solo in LED ZEPPELIN classic STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN has been voted the greatest of all time in a new online poll. Page's playing on the 1971 track topped the survey...

Gilmour Honours Barrett

PINK FLOYD legend DAVE GILMOUR has paid tribute to former bandmate SYD BARRETT's innovative songwriting on the troubled star's 60th birthday (07JAN06). Barrett has lived as a virtual recluse after leaving the group in...

Summer Of Love Still Number One

The Summer Of Love has been voted the greatest year in pop music's history, with BBC Radio 2 listeners deciding 1967 still reigns supreme. 1967 was the year THE BEATLES set new standards with...

Pink Floyd Top Greatest Rock Act Poll

PINK FLOYD have beaten out competition from LED ZEPPELIN and THE ROLLING STONES to be named the world's greatest rock act of all time. The WISH YOU WERE HERE band were one of four...

Osbourne Slams Hall Of Fame Stars

OZZY OSBOURNE has hit out at the other music greats inducted into Britain's Rock 'n' Roll Hall Of Fame last month (NOV05) - for turning the event into an ego-fest. Osbourne's BLACK SABBATH joined...

Gilmour Slammed For 'Tough Love'

Charitable PINK FLOYD guitarist DAVID GILMOUR has been blasted by his ex-wife for refusing to give his children financial help. The father-of-four is famed for his philanthropy, donating $6.3 million (GBP3.5 million) to homeless...

Hollywood Sign For Sale

The original 1923 Hollywood sign is up for sale on internet auction site eBay after languishing in storage since 1978. Bidders lusting after the iconic symbol will need at least $300,000 (GBP174,000) to meet...

Wizzard Kids Eligible For Christmas Cash

A royalties agent is hunting down the children featured on WIZZARD's 1973 Christmas anthem I WISH IT COULD BE CHRISTMAS EVERY DAY - as they are entitled to a long overdue payout. PETER ROWAN...

Dylan Snubs UK Music Hall Of Fame

Rock legend BOB DYLAN infuriated organisers of Wednesday's (16NOV05) UK Music Hall Of Fame by snubbing the prestigious honour by refusing to turn up or make a video acceptance speech. The LIKE A ROLLING...

Eurythmics Hailed By Blair

British prime minister TONY BLAIR hailed pop legends EURYTHMICS at the second annual UK Music Hall Of Fame ceremony in London last night (16NOV05). Blair recorded a video message honouring duo ANNIE LENNOX and...

Gilmour And Waters Simmer At Awards Show

Warring PINK FLOYD rockers ROGER WATERS and DAVE GILMOUR dismissed reunion suggestions at last night's (17NOV05) UK Music Hall Of Fame event - barely managing to conceal the tensions which tore the band apart....

Rock Legends Enter UK Hall Of Fame

Rock legends JMI HENDRIX, BOB DYLAN, BLACK SABBATH and PINK FLOYD are among musicians who will enter the UK Music Hall of Fame next month (DEC05). The star-studded ceremony will take place at London's...

Martin Rues Live 8 Performance With Ashcroft

COLDPLAY frontman CHRIS MARTIN gets embarrassed when he thinks about his band's duet with RICHARD ASHCROFT at the London leg of Live 8, because they played like "c**p". Coldplay teamed up with Ashcroft at...

Waters Thanks Live 8 For End To Pink Floyd Animosity

PINK FLOYD bassist ROGER WATERS will be forever grateful to SIR BOB GELDOF for persuading the warring rockers to reunite for the London leg of Live 8 in July (05) - because it felt like...

Mariah And Robbie Congratulate Quo

MARIAH CAREY and ROBBIE WILLIAMS are among the stars who have paid tribute to British rockers STATUS QUO on their 40th anniversary. The long-haired duo, comprising of RICK PARFITT and FRANCIS ROSSI, are celebrating...

Gilmour Snubs Pink Floyd Reunion'

LATEST: PINK FLOYD rocker DAVE GILMOUR has snubbed embarking on a reunion tour with estranged former bandmate ROGER WATERS - despite performing with him at Live 8. Waters quit the legendary group in the...

Flatley's New 'Spectacular'

Irish dance superstar MICHAEL FLATLEY's new stage show, CELTIC TIGER, will tour America in 11 semi-trucks, five buses and a Gulfstream jet. The set weighs more than 72 tons and requires 60 stage hands...

Live 8 Dvd Snubs Acts

TRAVIS, KEANE, REM and DIDO are among a host of acts whose songs have been written out of Live 8 history - after organisers axed 22 tunes from the official DVD of the London leg...

Rockers Team Up For Pink Floyd Tribute Album

A host of rockers have teamed up to record a tribute to PINK FLOYD's classic 1979 album THE WALL. BACK AGAINST THE WALL, which is due to be released on 27 September (05), will...

Waters Laughs Off Pink Floyd Tour Reports

ROGER WATERS had to bite his tongue throughout PINK FLOYD's reunion for the Live 8 concert in London - but could never reconcile with the band for whole tour. The bassist called time on...

Waters Slams Gilmour And Wright

PINK FLOYD bassist ROGER WATERS has hit out at the tours former bandmates DAVE GILMOUR and RICK WRIGHT went on after he left the band, calling them "muck". Guitarist Gilmour and keyboard player Wright...

Waters Slams 'Insecure' Floyd Bandmates

ROGER WATERS has hit out at former PINK FLOYD bandmates DAVE GILMOUR and RICK WRIGHT for convincing him he was a terrible musician. Only after the group split and bassist Waters went on to...

Pink Floyd Crippled By Jealousy

PINK FLOYD were so crippled by jealousy by the time they split in 1981 none of the bandmembers spoke to each other, according to bassist ROGER WATERS. Waters was thrilled the group's recent reunion...

Albarn Slams Doherty's Live 8 Performance

BLUR frontman DAMON ALBARN has launched a scathing attack on troubled rocker PETE DOHERTY's dismal performance at the London Live 8 gig earlier this month (02JUL05). The PARKLIFE hitmaker, who criticised the line-up of...

Status Quo Slam Live 8 'Egos'

British rockers STATUS QUO have slammed SIR PAUL McCARTNEY's behaviour at the London Live 8 concert earlier this month (02JUL05) - because they believe he was determined to hog the limelight. The ROCKIN' ALL...

Waters Airs Snippets From Anticipated Opera

PINK FLOYD legend ROGER WATERS wowed fans in New York City when he performed snippets from his new opera alongside a host of classical music stars. The COMFORTABLY NUMB musician was keen for some...

Queen Top Poll To Find The Greatest Gig

QUEEN's legendary performance at Live Aid in 1985 has topped a poll of the greatest gigs of all time - attracting 80 per cent of all votes cast. The BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY rockers managed to...

Pink Floyd Flop In Spain

PINK FLOYD rocker DAVE GILMOUR was stunned locals on the Spanish island of Formentera had no idea who he was - despite the band's lauded performance at the London Live 8 concert earlier this month...

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