Controversial movie maker MICHAEL MOORE has credited country trio THE DIXIE
CHICKS among those who inspired him to make US President GEORGE W BUSH-bashing
movie FAHRENHEIT 9/11.
Moore plans to include the group's TRAVELIN'...
COLDPLAY rocker CHRIS MARTIN joined REM onstage in London last night for a
surprise duet at a benefit show for fair trade.
The singer leapt onstage unnannounced and helped REM frontman MICHAEL
British touring partners STING and ANNIE LENNOX have chosen to steer clear
of politics on their current American tour because they think their opinions
The pair were invited to join acts including...
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...
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 -...
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
ROOTS MANUVA, FAITHLESS, DAVID GRAY and...
PRINCE's legendary PAISLEY PARK STUDIOS in Minnesota has reopened for
Paisley Park has largely been closed since 1996, though PURPLE RAIN rocker
Prince continued to record and perform there.
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
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 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
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...
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
Having completed promotion of their GREATEST HITS...
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...
BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, BARBRA STREISAND and JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE are among a host
of celebrities who have joined a new initiative to bring Christmas cheer to
The stars are taking part in a holiday...
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...
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....