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Martin To Duet With Jamelia At Oxfam Gig

COLDPLAY frontman CHRIS MARTIN will duet with JAMELIA at next week's (14SEP04) OXFAM FAIR TRADE concert in London. The 27-year-old superstar, who is married to GWYNETH PALTROW, will perform SEE IT IN A BOY'S...

Rem To Headline Charity Gig

American rockers REM have agreed to headline a charity event in London to help improve the working conditions of third world labourers. The LOSING MY RELIGION stars - led by frontman MICHAEL STIPE -...

Rockers Sing For Sudan

Top rockers REM, ASH, PRIMAL SCREAM and BADLY DRAWN BOY have joined forces to record an album to help Sudanese refugees fleeing violence in the country's Darfur region. ROOTS MANUVA, FAITHLESS, DAVID GRAY and...

Prince's Paisley Park Studios Reopens

PRINCE's legendary PAISLEY PARK STUDIOS in Minnesota has reopened for business. Paisley Park has largely been closed since 1996, though PURPLE RAIN rocker Prince continued to record and perform there. A...

Pearl Jam Back With Eighth Album

American rockers PEARL JAM are reuniting to create an eighth studio album. The Seattle band will begin work on the LP after they reassemble in October (04) for their forthcoming live shows. Band...

Bruce Joins John Fogerty On Tour

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN has offered up his services to former CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL star JOHN FOGERTY as the rock legend gets set to tour. Springsteen and the E STREET BAND will serve as the BAD...

Bono Rushes To Friend's Funeral

Irish rocker BONO raced to Nebraska to sing at a private funeral for SUSAN BUFFETT, wife of billionaire investor WARREN BUFFETT. The U2 frontman worked with Buffet on AIDS awareness and prevention schemes...

Stars Gather In Effort To Oust Bush

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN and PEARL JAM have teamed up alongside an array of other musicians to host a series of concerts to try and oust US President GEORGE W BUSH. The gigs will take place...

Stipe Looks On World Events For Inspiration

American rock band REM are set to release their 13th album in October (04) - which singer MICHAEL STIPE insists is heavily influenced by current affairs. The politicised LOSING MY RELIGION frontman has...

Stars Help Save The Rocks

Stars like U2, REM, COLDPLAY and WILLIE NELSON have joined forces to help save Colorado's famous RED ROCKS AMPITHEATER. The natural site of U2's famous SUNDAY BLOODY SUNDAY video is in danger of being...

Rem Complete Album And Plan Tour

American supergroup REM have finished their eagerly awaited 13th album and plan to debut the songs on tour. The LOSING MY RELIGION trio - MICHAEL STIPE, PETER BUCK and MIKE MILLS - have completed...

Sombre Morrissey Song Triumphs In Misery Poll

A misery-ridden song by eighties band THE SMITHS has been crowned the top tune to compliment a depressed state of mind. The gloomy 1986 track I KNOW IT'S OVER - written by melancholic frontman...

Rem Almost Ready To Rock

American rock legends REM are on the verge of finishing their 13th studio album. The Athens, Georgia-based band travelled to the Bahamas to record the LP - and just need to add the finishing...

Depp To Lose Viper Room Club?

Hunky actor JOHNNY DEPP is reportedly on the verge of losing his major stake in Hollywood club THE VIPER ROOM as part of an ongoing war with his former partner. Attorneys for ANTHONY FOX...

Glastonbury Given The Ok For 2004

Britain's legendary GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL will go ahead next year (04), after being given the all clear by local officials. Festival founder MICHAEL EAVIS has been swiftly granted an entertainment licence, after opposition from local...

Confident Rem Head Back To The Studio

Hard-working rockers REM are heading back to the studio to complete work on their new album - and singer MICHAEL STIPE is promising something "crystalline and real". Having completed promotion of their GREATEST HITS...

Stipe Turned Down Se7en

REM frontman MICHAEL STIPE turned down the chance to become an actor, by refusing a lead role in 1995 DAVID FINCHER movie SE7EN. The rocker had to turn down the terrifying part of the...

Michael Stipe: I Was An Adrenaline Junkie

REM frontman MICHAEL STIPE was so shy during the band's early days, he only came out of his shell when he performed. The SHINY HAPPY PEOPLE star, who was often too timid to communicate,...

Peter Buck Can't Remember Airline Incident

REM guitarist PETER BUCK is unable to remember anything about the mid-air incident, which nearly saw him jailed for two years after being accused of attacking two cabin staff. The SHINY HAPPY PEOPLE star...

Stars Bring Holiday Cheer To Web Shoppers

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, BARBRA STREISAND and JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE are among a host of celebrities who have joined a new initiative to bring Christmas cheer to internet shoppers. The stars are taking part in a holiday...

Rem Driven By Perfect Album Dream

Veteran rockers REM are still making music after 23 years together because they are on a quest to record the perfect album. The ORANGE CRUSH band have released over ten LPs in their long...

Stipe: Rem Were Over For Almost A Month

REM's MICHAEL STIPE revealed the band almost quit for good when original drummer BILL BERRY left in 1998. The ORANGE CRUSH percussionist quit the band after suffering a brain aneurysm in 1996, but his...

Black Eyed Peas Knocked Off Top By Sugababes

The BLACK EYED PEAS have had their record breaking run at the top of the British singles charts ended by pop trio SUGABABES. The all-girl group's new single HOLE IN THE HEAD went straight...

Michael Stipe Slams Age Critics

REM frontman MICHAEL STIPE "loathes" critics who think he is too old to make the music he makes. Stipe, 43, has been making records for more than 20 years and shows no signs of...

Berry Rejoins Rem

Former REM drummer BILL BERRY stunned fans of the American rockers at a gig on Friday (9OCT03), by reuniting with the band onstage. Berry, who retired from the band in 1997, travelled to Raleigh,...

Michael Stipe On Shiny Happy People

REM frontman MICHAEL STIPE says his band's smash international hit SHINY HAPPY PEOPLE has a "limited appeal". However, the 43-year-old singer refuses to disown the song because it is important to so many fans....

British Sea Power To Open New Series Of Bbc2s Later With Joolz Holland

British Sea Power will appear alongside REM, Buddy...

Stipe 'Thrilled' After Joining Radiohead Onstage

REM frontman MICHAEL STIPE was left thrilled after getting the chance to perform live on stage with his heroes RADIOHEAD last month (AUG03). The SHINY HAPPY PEOPLE singer shared a stage with lead singer...

Rem Newlywed Gets Hollywood Bowl Reception

REM's HOLLYWOOD BOWL show in Los Angeles on Wednesday night (10SEP03) was extra special for their keyboard player KEN STRINGFELLOW - it was his first gig as a married man. Stringfellow was wed after...

Rem Fight Off Madcap Prankster At Bowl Show

A joke almost turned into a nightmare onstage for rockers REM last night (10SEP03) when a man purporting to be the real TONY CLIFTON threatened the group's safety with a water fight. Mythical lounge...

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