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Rockers Pay Tribute To Barrett

LATEST: British rockers BOBBY GILLESPIE, PETE DOHERTY and CARL BARAT have joined in the tributes to former PINK FLOYD frontman SYD BARRETT, who died earlier this month (07JUL06). Barrett, who left the psychedelic band in...

Gillespie Attacked In Madrid Hotel Bar

PRIMAL SCREAM frontman BOBBY GILLESPIE has a broken nose and two black eyes after a stranger assaulted him in an "unprovoked attack" in Madrid, Spain. The ROCKS singer sustained his injuries in a hotel bar...

Simple Minds Star's Brother In Ticket Swindle

The brother of SIMPLE MINDS star JIM KERR has gone on the run after allegedly conning Scottish music festival fans out of thousands of pounds in a cruel ticket swindle. PAUL KERR stands accused of...

Gillespie: "Let's Rob The Royals"

PRIMAL SCREAM star BOBBY GILLESPIE has expressed his disgust for the British royals - even though PRINCESSES EUGENIE and BEATRICE are huge fans of his. The rocker insists the monarchy are responsible for "stealing" works...

Moss To Perform At Gillespie Wedding

Supermodel KATE MOSS is set to read a poem at the summer wedding of PRIMAL SCREAM frontman BOBBY GILLESPIE next month (JUL06). The English beauty, 32, has been asked to read a lyrical composition at...

Gillespie: 'Gallagher Advised Primal Scream To Change'

Rocker BOBBY GILLESPIE credits OASIS frontman LIAM GALLAGHER with persuading PRIMAL SCREAM to return to a classic rock sound on their new album. Primal Scream's latest album RIOT CITY BLUES has a completely different sound...

Gillespie Partied With Junkie Instead Of Awards Ceremony

PRIMAL SCREAM rocker BOBBY GILLESPIE once ditched attending a prestigious awards ceremony in favour of getting high with a junkie friend. The British band's SCREAMADELICA album was nominated for the Mercury Music Prize in 1992,...

Mcgee Worried About Ryder

British rock mogul ALAN MCGEE has raised his concerns for the mental health of former HAPPY MONDAYS frontman SHAUN RYDER. The former LIBERTINES manager, who steered the careers of OASIS and PRIMAL SCREAM on his...

Gillespie Disappointed With Doherty

PRIMAL SCREAM frontman BOBBY GILLESPIE has criticised troubled rocker PETE DOHERTY for being too focused on fame instead of making music. While the ROCKS singer admires the BABYSHAMBLES frontman for his musical talent, but is...

Gillespie Gets Happy

PRIMAL SCREAM frontman BOBBY GILLESPIE insists his songwriting has changed dramatically since he became drug-free and discovered true happiness The MOVIN' ON UP rocker recalls his music became darker the more miserable and drug-addicted he...

Gillespie: 'Drugs Nearly Destroyed My Family'

PRIMAL SCREAM frontman BOBBY GILLESPIE shudders to think of his drug-addled past as he knows how much he hurt his loved ones. The now-clean ROCKS star brands his behaviour "stupid" as the misery wreaked by...

Mani: 'Grow Up, Guys'

PRIMAL SCREAM bassist GARY 'MANI' MOUNFIELD is urging his former THE STONE ROSES bandmates JOHN SQUIRE and IAN BROWN to ditch their feud and reform. The pair have been warring since the band split 10...

Gillespie: 'Drugs Have Their Place'

PRIMAL SCREAM frontman BOBBY GILLESPIE insists some of his greatest moments would never have been recorded without drugs, but he insists over indulgence destroys creativity. The MOVIN' ON UP hitmaker has turned his back on...

Primal Scream Go Back To Basics

Scottish band PRIMAL SCREAM recorded their latest album in just 20 days, in a bid to recapture their rock 'n' roll sound. The LOADED stars decided to shun high-production values and electronic equipment to capture...

The Who And Chili Peppers Headline T In The Park

THE WHO and RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS will headline Scottish rock festival T In The Park this summer (JUL06). The acclaimed rock bands will join a line-up already including KAISER CHIEFS, SIGUR ROS, ARCTIC...

Weller Almost Quit Music For Gardening

British rocker PAUL WELLER was so serious about quitting his music career to become a gardener he designed a psychedelic logo for a van to hold his equipment. The WILD WOOD singer was to...

Smiths Stars Marr And Rourke To Reunite

THE SMITHS rockers JOHNNY MARR and ANDY ROURKE will perform onstage together next month (JAN06) for the first time in 19 years. Guitarist Marr and bassist Rourke will star together at the 28 January...

Bass Rock Supergroup Seeks Unknown Singer

A new rock supergroup starring the bassists of NEW ORDER, PRIMAL SCREAM and THE SMITHS is searching for an unknown singer. FREEBASS features New Order's PETER HOOK, former STONE ROSES star MANI, and The...

Robbie Signs Fashion Deal

British pop hunk ROBBIE WILLIAMS has signed a deal to model for trendy English fashion label Gio-Goi. Gio-Goi has dressed a host of British rockers including THE ROLLING STONES, HAPPY MONDAYS, OASIS, NEW ORDER,...

Mani Defends Gillespie's Glastonbury Performance

PRIMAL SCREAM rocker MANI has defended the behaviour of his bandmate BOBBY GILLESPIE at the Glastonbury Festival in southwest England last month (JUN05). KILL ALL HIPPIES star Gillespie appeared to be intoxicated during his...

Rock Artist Cannell Commits Suicide

British album artist PAUL CANNELL committed suicide yesterday (05JUL05). Cannell rocketed to fame with his trademark colourful album covers for British rockers PRIMAL SCREAM and MANIC STREET PREACHERS - most famously creating the childlike...

Stones Roses Reunite

IAN BROWN appeared on stage with former bandmate GARY 'MANI' MOUNFIELD at this weekend's (26JUN05) Glastonbury Festival - further fuelling rumours the STONE ROSES will reform. The former Stone Roses bassist joined Brown...

Gillespie's Behaviour Angers Glastonbury Officials

PRIMAL SCREAM rocker BOBBY GILLESPIE shocked organisers of the Glastonbury Festival in southwest England yesterday (26JUL05), when he refused to leave the stage. The KILL ALL HIPPIES star appeared to be intoxicated as he...

Mani Dreams Of Ridding The UK Of Pop Stars

PRIMAL SCREAM bassist GARY 'MANI' MOUNFIELD has demanded the right to kill AKON for not being rock 'n' roll enough. The former STONE ROSES star, who hails his current group as the last true...

Basement Jaxx Replace Minogue At Glastonbury

GRAMMY-winning dance stars BASEMENT JAXX will take over KYLIE MINOGUE's headline slot at England's GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL later this month (24-26JUN05). The SPINNING AROUND beauty was forced to cancel her debut at the annual music...

Mani: 'I'll Get Brown And Squire Together'

Former STONE ROSES bassist MANI is determined to bring frontman IAN BROWN and guitarist JOHN SQUIRE together in a bid to achieve the troubled band's eagerly awaited reunion. Mani - real name GARY MOUNFIELD...

Moss To Launch Music Career At Glastonbury

KATE MOSS will take a huge step forward in her bid to launch a music career this year (05) - by singing on stage at Britain's prestigious GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL (24-26JUN05). The supermodel recently wowed...

Belle And Sebastian Top Scottish List

Rockers BELLE AND SEBASTIAN have been voted the best Scottish band of all time. The I'M A CUCKOO stars beat off competition from TRAVIS, WET WET WET and PRIMAL SCREAM to head Scots magazine...

Moss Hosts Glam-rock 31st Birthday Bash

Supermodel KATE MOSS is hosting a star-studded glam-rock themed party to celebrate her 31st birthday on Saturday (15JAN05). The English beauty has invited her on/off boyfriend JEFFERSON HACK, best pal SADIE FROST and ROLLING...

The Libertines Will Never Tour Again

British rockers THE LIBERTINES shocked fans in France on Saturday night (18DEC04) by announcing they will never tour again - moments after PJ HARVEY revealed she is also quitting the music industry. The CAN'T...

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