Latest Razorlight News - Page 5

T In The Park Revellers To 'Cut The Carbon'

Revellers at this year's T in the Park festival are being encouraged to sign up to Christian Aid's Cut the Carbon campaign.In a similar vein to the I Count movement at Glastonbury, Christian Aid hopes...

By on 06 July 2007

Timberlake Set For Live Earth

Justin Timberlake will make a surprise appearance at London's Live Earth concert at Wembley Stadium this Saturday.Reports in the Sun newspaper this morning suggested the popstar would perform and this has since been apparently confirmed...

By on 05 July 2007

Celebrities Join Big Ask Campaign

Celebrities including actor Jude Law and singer James Blunt have added their weight to a new online campaign calling for tough new environmental legislation.The Big Ask online march, launched by Friends of the Earth, invites...

By on 05 July 2007

Razorlight Secure A Raise

Rockers RAZORLIGHT are rubbing their hands in glee after securing a spectacular pay raise for a festival performance later this summer (07). The band are due to headline England's Reading and Leeds Festivals and demanded...

Borrell: 'I Can't Understand What Doherty Says'

RAZORLIGHT star JOHNNY BORRELL refuses to speak to music rival PETE DOHERTY because he can't understand anything he says. The feuding British rockers have had a series of public arguments since Borrell appeared in an...

Metallica And Kasabian Added To London Live Earth

Metallica, Kasabian and Pussycat Dolls have been added to the line-up for London's Live Earth concert.They will be joined by Terra Naomi, completing the final roster of acts performing at Wembley Stadium on July 7th.The...

By on 20 June 2007

Noel Gallagher Slams Bands' Beatles Efforts

Oasis star NOEL GALLAGHER cringed after hearing RAZORLIGHT and the KAISER CHIEFS' songs on a new SGT PEPPER'S LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND tribute record - because they are so terrible. A host of bands are...

New Radiohead Album "Nearly There"

A new Radiohead album is "nearly there" according to a message posted by the band's guitarist Ed O'Brien.The band last released an album in 2003 with the hyper-political Hail to the Thief and headlined Glastonbury...

By on 14 June 2007

Acts Added To Carling Weekend

A number of new acts have been added to the Carling Weekend: Reading and Leeds festivals including Brakes and Devendra Banhart.Brakes will play the Radio 1/NME Stage on August 25th in Reading and the following...

By on 12 June 2007

More T In The Park Tickets Available

An extra allocation of tickets will be available for T in the Park, with 1,000 released for July 7th and a further 1,000 for July 8th.Cancellations due to the festival's anti-touting policy against multiple bookings...

By on 06 June 2007

Sgt Pepper Turns 40

It was actually 40 years ago today that Sgt Pepper taught the band to play and a special re-recording of the Beatles' iconic album has been made to celebrate the 40th anniversary of its release.A...

By on 01 June 2007

Borrell Pens 'Solar-powered' Tune

Johnny Borrell has written and recorded his first solar-powered song for Friends of the Earth.The Razorlight frontman laid down the track, called Funeral Blues, at The Premises in London - Europe's first solar powered studio.Borrell...

By on 31 May 2007

Borrell Tapes Solar-powered Track For Charity

RAZORLIGHT rocker JOHNNY BORRELL has recorded a "solar-powered" song to highlight global warming. Earlier today (30May07), Borrell and a violinist taped Funeral Blues at The Premises in Hoxton, London. The recording studio is powered by...

Snoop Set For Live Earth

Organisers of this summer's Live Earth concerts have confirmed that rapper SNOOP DOGG has signed up for the global event.Rather than lighting up London or taking a bite out of the Big Apple, Snoop will...

By on 24 May 2007

Far From A Shambles At Celebrity Soccer Match

Babyshambles frontman Pete Doherty taught a few celebrities a lesson or two at this year's Soccer Six tournament in aid of the Samaritans.The musician was in demand by the watching photographers who also could not...

By on 22 May 2007

Carling Stage Line-ups Announced

The full line-ups for the Carling stage at the Reading and Leeds festivals have been announced, with some surprising additions.Strokes guitarist Albert Hammond Jr will be headlining the stage, bringing his solo offering Yours to...

By on 22 May 2007

British Sea Power Get Great Escape Dancing

British Sea Power stole the show at Brighton's Great Escape festival this weekend.The four-piece indie band, themselves hailing from Brighton, got the crowds dancing along at the Udderbelly venue on Saturday night.Whether their strong welcome...

By on 21 May 2007

Carling Weekend Expands Further

A number of new acts have been added to the Carling Weekend bill, including a few old favourites alongside newer bands.Jimmy Eat World and Eagles of Death Metal will play the main stage, along with...

By on 01 May 2007

Big Weekend Line-up Announced

The line-up for Radio One's Big Weekend has been announced with Mika, the Fratellis and Razorlight set to play.Coming to Preston on May 19th and 20th, 7,500 pairs of tickets for each day of the...

By on 30 April 2007

Natasha And Just Jack Set For Beach Fun

Natasha Bedingfield and Just Jack have been confirmed among the headline acts when T4 On The Beach returns this summer.The one-day event will take place in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, on Sunday July 22nd and will also...

By on 26 April 2007

Kirsten Swings To Camden After Spidey Premiere

Despite not being present at the premiere of SPIDER-MAN 3 with his new love KIRSTEN DUNST, British rocker JOHNNY BORRELL hooked up with her later on for a night of drinking.Kirsten was pictured looking a...

By on 24 April 2007

Borrell And Dunst Together At Spiderman Premiere

Spiderman 3 star Kirsten Dunst reportedly stepped out with Razorlight frontman Johnny Borrell after the premiere of the latest superhero movie in Tokyo.According to Hello Magazine, the pair were said to be loved-up as they...

By in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 18 April 2007

Razorlight Drummer Splits From Lover

RAZORLIGHT drummer ANDY BURROWS has split from his long-term girlfriend. The blonde rocker, 27, offered to move out of the London home they shared following the end of their relationship earlier this year (07). He...

Borrell Makes Fashion History

British rocker JOHNNY BORRELL will make history this week as only the seventh man ever to appear on the cover of Vogue UK. The RAZORLIGHT frontman, who will feature alongside Russian supermodel NATALIA VODIANOVA, succeeds...

Live Earth Concert Criticised Over Carbon Cost

The upcoming Live Earth concert has been criticised after it was revealed the event will cost between $2 million (GBP1.2 million) and $3 million (GBP1.53 million) in carbon offsetting. MADONNA will be joined by reformed...

Madonna To Headline UK Live Earth Gig

Pop superstar MADONNA will headline the UK leg of former US Vice President AL GORE's upcoming Live Earth concert when it is staged in London later this year (07). The MUSIC star will be joined...

Madonna Heads UK's Live Earth Concert

Madonna is one of 17 acts to headline this summer's Live Earth concert in the UK.She will be joined by Red Hot Chili Peppers, Snow Patrol, the Beastie Boys and Duran Duran.Taking place at Wembley...

By on 10 April 2007

Dunst And Borrell Split?

Actress KIRSTEN DUNST has reportedly ended her brief relationship with RAZORLIGHT frontman JOHNNY BORRELL. Dunst, 24, is devastated after Borrell turned his back on the three week affair to reunite with ex-girlfriend, singer FABIOLA GATTI....

Dunst Hits Back At Angry Blondie Fans

Marie Antoinette actress Kirsten Dunst has hit back at Blondie fans who claim she is not talented enough to play Debbie Harry.The 24-year-old star, who has been acting since she was eight, feels she has...

By on 07 April 2007

Groups Plan Sgt Pepper Tribute

Some of Britain's biggest bands are set to record a tribute version of the Beatles' classic Sgt Pepper album.Acts including Oasis, Kaiser Chiefs, The Killers and The Fratellis will record songs off the groundbreaking 1967...

By on 06 April 2007


Razorlight Quick Links

News Pictures Video Music Press Festival Quotes RSS
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.