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Snow Patrol Get Late London Curfew For Olympics Gig

Snow Patrol have been granted permission to play until 1am at London's Hyde Park on Friday (27Jul12) for a concert coinciding with the 2012 Olympic Games opening ceremony.The BT London Live gig will feature acts...

Liam Gallagher Mocks Brother Over Snow Patrol Tour

Liam Gallagher has slammed his brother Noel over his forthcoming tour plans. The Beady Eye singer took to his twitter account to criticise his sibling's High Flying Birds project, calling them ''High Flying Smurfs'', and...

Stereophonics: 'Music And Sport Go Hand In Hand'

Stereophonics' Kelly Jones thinks ''music and sport go hand in hand.'' The 'Dakota' singer is excited about the Olympics in London and although many people are complaining about it now, he knows when it starts,...

Kasabian Close T In The Park Festival

Kasabian closed Scotland's T in the Park festival last night (08.07.12).The 'Velociraptor!' band brought the three-day event in Balado, Kinross-shire, to a finish playing hits including 'Underdog', 'Fire' and 'Days Are Forgotten' to a muddy...

Stereophonics' Two-part Album

Stereophonics will release a new album in two parts.The 'Traffic' hitmakers have been working in the studio and have enough material for two records, so are planning to bring out the songs at two different...

Snow Patrol's ''Unique' Bushmills Show

Snow Patrol played a ''unique'' gig in a whiskey distillery last night (21.06.12).The 'Run' rockers played an intimate show in a distillery as part of Irish whiskey festival 'Bushmills Live', which drummer Jonny Quinn claims...

Pop Sensation Mcfly Confirmed To Play Free Concert At Bt London Live's 'Super Saturday'

British pop sensation Mcfly are confirmed to be playing a free set at BT London Live's 'Super Saturday' (August 4th) in Hyde Park. Mcfly, who rose to fame in 2004 with band heartthrobs Danny Jones,...

Sir Tom Jones To Headline London Olympics Show

Sir Tom Jones is to headline a huge free concert for the London Olympics.The 'It's Not Unusual' singer will perform in the city's Hyde Park on July 28, the first day of the games.The concert...

Ed Sheeran Won't Sleep With Groupies

Ed Sheeran won't sleep with any of his fans.The 'A Team' singer claims he doesn't want to compromise his music career for a one night stand with a groupie, but thinks ''one day'' he could...

The Coronas Want Prince Collaboration

The Coronas want to collaborate with Prince.The indie rock band - comprised of lead singer Danny O'Reilly, drummer Conor Egan, bassist Graham Knox and guitarist Dave McPhillips - have already opened for Sir Paul McCartney...

Ed Sheeran Pulls Out Of Us Tour Dates

Ed Sheeran has cancelled his North American tour due to ''personal reasons.''The 'A Team' singer planned to support Snow Patrol across the US and Canada until May 18, but has regretfully announced he will instead...

Ed Sheeran Pulls Out Of Snow Patrol Tour

British singer Ed Sheeran has pulled out of a North American tour with Snow Patrol in order to return to England due to "personal reasons".The A Team hitmaker has been opening for the group on...

Kelly Jones Ready For Night Out With Gig

Kelly Jones is looking forward to ''a night out'' at the BT London Live concert.The Stereophonics frontman has been working hard on new music so he and his bandmates Richard Jones, Javier Weyler and Adam...

Organisers Slammed For 'Duran Duran' Olympics Booking

Duran Duran will headline the London Olympics opening concert, but their booking has promoted bemusement from some music fans and celebrities. The 80's chart-topping group will headline the July 27, 2012 show, which will also...

Duran Duran To Perform At Olympics Concert

Duran Duran, Snow Patrol, Paolo Nutini and Stereophonics are to headline a special Olympics opening ceremony concert.The four acts have been chosen to perform at the BT London Live Opening Ceremony Celebration Concert in Hyde...

Duran Duran Announced For Olympics Gig, To General Disappointment

Duran Duran have been announced to headline the forthcoming London Olympics concert. It's been a bit of a farce from day one, and with the Olympic organisers at one point attempting to ask The Who...

Elijah Wood To Dj In The UK

Elijah Wood is bringing his DJ skills to the UK.The 'Lord of the Rings' actor will perform with his Wooden Wisdom project at the Bushmills Live festival in Belfast, Northern Ireland, on June 20th.Elijah and...

Chelsee Healey And Harry Judd Making Waves For Sport Relief

Chelsee Healey is used to strutting her stuff in front of the cameras, after appearing on the recent series of Strictly Come Dancing. Tonight though, the Hollyoaks actress will appearing on the televised Sport Relief...

Stone Roses And Killers To Headline V

Stone Roses and The Killers are to headline this year's Virgin Media V Festival.The reformed Manchester band and the 'Somebody Told Me' hitmakers will top the bill at the annual event, which takes place in...

Ed Sheeran Ready To Party After Winning Best Male Brit

Ed Sheeran wowed the crowd at London's O2 Arena with a stripped back version of his hit song 'Lego House'. Donning a casual green t-shirt with jeans and trainers, the singer-songwriter played in-front of an...

The Stone Roses To Headline Optimus Alive As Part Of Reunion Tour

Optimus Alive Festival have announced the first acts and headliners at their upcoming festival. Stone Roses; Radiohead and The Cure are all set to headline; other first acts include Florence And The Machine; Snow Patrol;...

Gary Lightbody To Auction Guitar For Sick Fan

Snow Patrol frontman Gary Lightbody is auctioning a guitar to raise money for a little girl battling cancer.The rocker offered up the signed Gretsch guitar after meeting 11-year-old cancer patient Vanessa Riddle backstage at a...

Gary Lightbody Eyeing Fatherhood

Snow Patrol frontman Gary Lightbody wants to tone down his rock 'n' roll lifestyle and become a father.The singer has devoted the past 18 years to his group but now he's keen to step away...

Snow Patrol Predicted R.e.m. Split

Snow Patrol "sort of knew" R.E.M. were going to split. The 'Chasing Cars' group are close friends of singer Michael Stipe and guitarist Peter Buck from the American indie band, and they had a feeling...

Gary Lightbody Was Writing 30 Songs A Day

Snow Patrol's Gary Lightbody used to write 30 songs a day before he got writer's block. The group's singer-and-guitarist suffered from serious setbacks when writing songs for the band's sixth album, which left his bandmates...

Snow Patrol Drummer Skiing At Christmas

Snow Patrol drummer Jonny Quinn is going skiing on Christmas day.The 'Called out in the Dark' musician is heading to Norway with his wife to celebrate the festive holiday and while he will hit the...

Leona Lewis' Run Takes X Factor Finale By Storm

Leona Lewis performed her hit single 'Run' on the U.S. version of the musical talent show The X Factor last night (December 22, 2011), Lewis, who was the first ever female to be crowned the...

Snow Patrol Want To Work With Gaga

Snow Patrol want to collaborate with Lady Gaga because she is "much smarter than your average pop star".The 'Called out in the Dark' group have a lot of respect for the 'Bad Romance' hitmaker and...

Snow Patrol To Record On The Road

Snow Patrol will record while they're on tour to ensure they stay focused on writing new material. The 'Called out in the Dark' band suffered a huge setback to the recording of their sixth album...

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