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15th October 2014

Reclusive singer/songwriter Scott Walker has scored Robert Pattinson's new movie. Original music from The Walker Brothers frontman will feature in actor Brady Corbet's directorial debut The Childhood of a Leader. The period film, set in...

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Scott Walker Album Reimagined For Sydney Multimedia Exhibition

22nd March 2013

Rock recluse Scott Walker's 2012 album Bish Bosch is to be reinterpreted as a multimedia event in Australia.The Walker Brothers' avant garde piece will be staged at the Sydney Opera House from 24 May to...

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Fascinating Fact: 3408812

7th December 2012

Reclusive singer/songwriter Scott Walker has curated a mini-film festival for London-based Curzon Cinemas' website. The Walker Brothers frontman has chosen 10 of his favourite arthouse films and fans will be able to view them online....

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Out Now: Us Album Releases - Ke$ha, Paloma Faith, Wiz Khalifa, Scott Walker

By Hayley Avron | 4th December 2012

So, Rihanna finally bumped Taylor Swift from the top of the US album charts, with the aptly-titled Unapologetic. Could it be that Ke$ha does the same to her Barbadian pop rival, with the release of...

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A Week In Music Featuring: Coldplay, Elo, Hot Chip, Hot Chip And Much More!

By Hayley Avron | 3rd December 2012

Coldplay live CD/DVD CoverAlbums of Note... Coldplay’s Live 2012 album shows a band far more at ease with themselves than their previous live release, from 2003. The Live 2012 package includes both blu-ray and CD....

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Scott Walker Calls On David Bowie To End Retirement

28th November 2012

Singer Scott Walker has urged David Bowie to come out of his self-imposed retirement and record a new album.The former Walker Brothers star, who is a big fan of the Ashes to Ashes hitmaker, is...

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Vanessa Hudgens To Star In Frozen Ground

13th September 2011

Vanessa Hudgens has signed up for serial killer movie 'Frozen Ground'. The 'High School Musical' actress will star alongside John Cusack and Nicolas Cage in the big screen adaptation of the true story of Alaska's...

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John Walker Passes Away After Battle With Cancer

9th May 2011

John Walker, the American musician and co-founder of 60's band The Walker Brothers, has died aged 67. John Walker passed away at his home in Los Angeles on Saturday (7th April 2011) following his battle...

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Atonement Leads Bafta Noms

16th January 2008

Period drama Atonement is the clear favourite to sweep this year's Orange Bafta film awards with 14 nominations.The adaptation of Ian McEwan's bestselling novel is named in the best film category while director Joe Wright...

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Fascinating Fact 3087

9th April 2007

Reclusive pop icon SCOTT WALKER has penned new music for CANDOCO, the leading contemporary company of disabled dancers....

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Cash Up For Three Mojo Awards

24th May 2006

Late country legend JOHNNY CASH has been nominated for three posthumous Mojo Awards. The singer, who died two years ago, is nominated for the Icon Award and Inspiration Award, while a box-set of his recordings...

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Walker Gets His Beat From Meat

8th May 2006

Pop icon SCOTT WALKER hired his percussionist to pound a side of pork for the beat sound on new track CLARA. The reclusive star had a particular sound in mind for the tune, but couldn't...

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Walker Blasts Breakdown Myth

3rd April 2006

Sixties singing legend SCOTT WALKER has rubbished the long-established myth he suffered a nervous breakdown during the height of his fame. It was presumed The WALKER BROTHERS star retreated to a monastery on England's Isle...

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Walker: 'I'm Not A Recluse'

3rd April 2006

SCOTT WALKER is baffled by his reputation as a recluse and loner. The sixties star is about to release a new solo album, THE DRIFT, just his third in 30 years. But he insists there's...

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Walker Wants To Speed Up

2nd April 2006

SCOTT WALKER promises fans won't have to wait another decade for his next album - because he's not sure if he'll live that long. The sixties star is about to release THE DRIFT, his first...

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Walker's Experimental Album

2nd April 2006

SCOTT WALKER plans to challenge fans with his new solo album - a world apart from the music that made him famous. Experimental album THE DRIFT took THE WALKER BROTHER seven years to make and...

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Walker Plans First Album For A Decade

20th January 2006

Cult rock hero SCOTT WALKER is set to release his first studio album in more than a decade. The former WALKER BROTHERS star will release THE DRIFT in May (06) - the follow-up to...

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