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Davies Eyes Borrell Collaboration To Boost Comeback

THE KINKS frontman RAY DAVIES is desperate to update the band's appeal by collaborating with young RAZORLIGHT rocker JOHNNY BORRELL. The Sixties rockers are taking steps towards recording new material now that Davies' brother and...

Doherty Explains Borrell Feud

BABYSHAMBLES star PETE DOHERTY has finally explained why he scrapped with RAZORLIGHT frontman JOHNNY BORRELL in 2005 - insisting he was jealous of the singer's rising fame. The pair famously fell out over an incident...

Razorlight Debut New Songs

RAZORLIGHT have aired new material to adoring fans at the Northern leg of the BBC's Electric Proms.The band - who have are currently working on their third album SLIPWAY FIRES - played several new tracks...

By on 27 October 2008

Girls Aloud Gatecrash Pink Party

Girls Aloud are tonight sitting pretty atop the UK singles chart for the first time in four years.The fivesome's latest single – The Promise – pushed Pink's So What into second place to give the...

By on 26 October 2008

Borrell Slams 'Moaning' Celebrities

RAZORLIGHT frontman JOHNNY BORRELL has hit out at stars who constantly complain about press intrusion - insisting he is not bothered by the attention. The British singer became a high profile media target while he...

Big Names Line Up For Little Noise

Some of the biggest names in rock have signed up to play the forthcoming Little Noise Sessions event.In aid of Mencap, the series of intimate acoustic gigs are scheduled to take place at the Union...

By on 30 September 2008

Oasis Announced As Final Electric Proms Headliner

Oasis will close the 2008 BBC Electric Proms, it has been announced.The Gallaghers will celebrate the release of their new album Dig Out Your Soul by taking to the stage at the Roundhouse in London...

By on 30 September 2008

Razorlight New Album Imminent

RAZORLIGHTs new album Slipway Fires is complete and set for release on November 3rd 2008. Following on from their hugely succesful, self titled, last album Slipway Fires has been recorded over the last few months...

Kirsten Dunst "Learned A Lot" In Rehab Spell

Kirsten Dunst says she is in good spirits since her stay in a rehabilitation clinic for depression.The actress was admitted to the Cirque Lodge centre in Utah in February, the same facility in which Lindsay...

By on 11 September 2008

Muse Head To Italy To Continue Work On Album Five

A fifth album from Devon rock trio Muse could be on the way soon, drummer Dom Howard has revealed.Speaking in May after drumming for Razorlight guitarist Andy Burrows, Howard revealed that writing sessions had begun...

By on 26 August 2008

Manics Producer: Dragon's Den Contract Is Clever

The decision of indie band Hamfatter to seek a record contract on Dragon's Den is a "clever idea", according to one of the UK's best producers. The Cambridge-based band appeared on the BBC2 show on Monday...

By on 24 July 2008

Stars Line Up For Mandela Concert

Amy Winehouse, Razorlight and Leona Lewis are among tonight's line-up for Nelson Mandela's 90th birthday celebrations in Hyde Park.The concert will also star several performers who sang at a rally to free the South African...

By on 27 June 2008

Borrell Movie Stalled

RAZORLIGHT frontman JOHNNY BORRELL's acting career has been thrown into question - after production on his debut movie THE MEAT TRADE has stalled. The British rocker was reportedly set to play a musician killed by...

Bassist Dalemo Denies Razorlight Split

RAZORLIGHT bassist CARL DALEMO has denied the British rockers are planning to split - insisting the press are always making up rumours of trouble in the band. The America hitmakers were rumoured to be planning...

Razorlight Play Gig With Politicians

British rockers RAZORLIGHT topped the bill at a gig which featured a bizarre opening act on Tuesday (03Jun08) - a band of singing politicians. The Friends of the Earth charity event at London's Science Museum...

Kirsten Dunst Says Rehab Spell Was For 'Depression'

Kirsten Dunst has said her stay in a rehabilitation clinic in Utah earlier this year was due to depression, rather than substance abuse.The Spider-Man actress was admitted to the Cirque Lodge centre in February, the...

By on 28 May 2008

Razorlight Star To Have Mps' Backing At Climate Change Gig

Razorlight frontman Johnny Borrell will be joined by a support group of politicians as part of an exclusive climate change concert.The Big Ask, a climate change campaign organised by Friends of the Earth, has played...

By on 28 May 2008

Razorlight Frontman Named For Climate Change Gig

Razorlight frontman Johnny Borrell is to play an exclusive concert as part of a campaign to change proposed climate change laws.The Big Ask, a climate change campaign organised by Friends of the Earth, has played...

By on 20 May 2008

Razorlight Drummer Auctions Kit For Charity

Razorlight drummer Andy Burrows is to celebrate the upcoming release of his solo album by auctioning a vintage drum kit for charity.Burrows' debut offering The Colour of My Dreams is released on May 26th and...

By on 16 May 2008

Doherty To Defend Title At Soccer Six

Pete Doherty and his Babyshambles bandmates will be defending their title at Samaritans' Celebrity Soccer Six tournament, it has been announced.The band heads this year's lineup for the charity football event, which is being held...

By on 12 May 2008

Leona, Queen And Annie Lennox Confirmed For Mandela Concert

Leona Lewis, Queen and Annie Lennox have been confirmed to appear at a concert in celebration of Nelson Mandela's 90th birthday.The X Factor winner will be joined by the Bohemian Rhapsody stars and the former...

By on 06 May 2008

Amy Winehouse's Bond Theme May Not Be Released

AMY WINEHOUSE's JAMES BOND theme may not even be released, it has emerged.Producer MARK RONSON recently confirmed that he has been working with Amy on a song for the upcoming QUANTAM OF SOLACE, but that...

By on 28 April 2008

Allen: 'I Was Not Thrown Out Of Nightclub'

British singer LILY ALLEN denies reports she was ejected from a London nightclub with RAZORLIGHT star JOHNNY BORRELL for using the men's toilets. The Smile hitmaker and Borrell were reportedly thrown out of the trendy...

Oasis Star To Replace Pete Doherty In Celebrity Tournament

OASIS star LIAM GALLAGHER is set to replace PETE DOHERTY in this year's Celebrity Soccer Sixes.According to the Daily Mirror, the singer has stepped in after Pete was imprisoned earlier this week.The BABYSHAMBLES front man...

By on 10 April 2008

Borrell Lands Movie Role

RAZORLIGHT frontman JOHNNY BORRELL has turned his attention to acting - landing a role in IRVINE WELSH's latest movie THE MEAT TRADE. The British rocker will play a poor Irish musician who is killed by...

Boy Kill Boy And One Night Only Confirmed For Camden Crawl

The full lineup for this year's Camden Crawl has been confirmed with teenage upstarts One Night Only included.The majority of the bands set to play the annual event in north London have been confirmed with...

By on 25 February 2008

Harry Potter Stars Spotted On Valentine's Day Date

HARRY POTTER star DANIEL RADCLIFFE was spotted on a secret Valentine's Day date with his co-star EMMA WATSON.The young celebrities were seen paying a visit to the Imperial Arms in Fulham, west London, at...

By on 19 February 2008

Potter Star Watson Linked To Razorlight's Borrell

HARRY POTTER star EMMA WATSON has sparked rumours she is dating RAZORLIGHT frontman JOHNNY BORRELL after the pair were photographed out and about in London together. Watson, 17, who plays Hermione Granger in the hit...

Camden Crawl 'Will Go Ahead' Despite Fire, Organisers Say

The 2008 Camden Crawl will go ahead as planned, despite the fire that ravaged the north London district on Saturday night, the festival organisers have confirmed.Much of Camden market was gutted by the huge fire,...

By on 12 February 2008

Fielding Shock At Camden Fire

The Mighty Boosh's Noel Fielding has expressed his shock at seeing his local pub alight during the recent Camden fires.The Hawley Arms, a favourite with Amy Winehouse, Razorlight and Mark Ronson, was struck by flames...

By on 11 February 2008


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