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Ozzy Osbourne And Anthony Kiedis Shooting Animal Rights Video

The veteran musicians have filmed a promo for Animals Asia's Let a Bear S**t in the Woods campaign, which is reportedly inspired by 1984 'mockumentary' This Is Spinal Tap. Other stars involved...

Harry Shearer To Release Anti-christmas Charity Single

Veteran funnyman Harry Shearer is reviving Spinal Tap's festive anthem Christmas With The Devil for an assault on the holiday charts.The Simpsons regular, who played bassist Derek Smalls in the mock rock band, has reworked...

Spinal Tap Stars Made Secret Pilgrimage To Stonehenge After Glastonbury

The stars of comedy rock act Spinal Tap made a secret pilgrimage to the real Stonehenge site after their performance at Britain's Glastonbury Festival.The iconic stone circle in Wiltshire, England is part of the spoof...

Billy Bragg: 'Kasabian Are As Bad As Spinal Tap'

Veteran musician Billy Bragg has compared British group Kasabian to parody rock band Spinal Tap.Bragg has criticised the rockers in the run-up to their career-defining set at Britain's iconic Glastonbury festival later this month (Jun14),...

Spinal Tap Planning 2014 Comeback

Comedy rock act Spinal Tap are planning a comeback in 2014.Co-founder Christopher Guest, who performs as guitarist Nigel Tufnel, has revealed he and bandmates David St. Hubbins and Derek Smalls are "in the midst of...

Fall Out Boy Pay Tribute To Spinal Tap On Tv

Fall Out Boy paid homage to comedy rockers Spinal Tap during a Tv performance in America on Wednesday night (17Apr13) by recreating the movie trio's fabled gig disasters onstage.Bassist Pete Wentz pretended to be stuck...

Michael Mckean Checks Into Physical Rehabilitation Centre

Spinal Tap star Michael Mckean has been relocated to a rehabilitation centre following his car accident in New York last week (begs21May12).The veteran funnyman was forced to pull out of his Tony-nominated Broadway show Gore...

Michael Mckean Takes First Steps Since Car Crash

Spinal Tap star Michael Mckean has taken his first steps since he was knocked down by a car on Tuesday (22May12).The veteran funnyman broke his leg and suffered facial lacerations after a car reportedly mounted...

Oscar Winner James Lecesne To Replace Michael Mckean In The Best Man

Oscar winner James Lecesne is to step in for Michael Mckean on Broadway as the Spinal Tap star recovers from a car accident in hospital.MCKean has been forced to pull out of the Tony Award-nominated...

Michael Mckean Thanks Fans For Support After Car Crash

Spinal Tap star Michael Mckean has thanked fans for their well wishes after he was knocked down by a car on Tuesday (22May12), insisting he's "overwhelmed" by their support.The veteran funnyman broke his leg and...

Michael Mckean Hospitalised After He Was Struck By Car

Spinal Tap star Michael Mckean has been hospitalised in New York after he was knocked down by a car.The veteran funnyman broke his leg and suffered facial lacerations in the accident on Tuesday (23May12). MCKean's...

Alice Cooper Brands Kesha 'The Devil'

Alice Cooper admits Kesha is "probably" the devil. 'I'll Bite Your Face Off' shock rocker Alice - real name Vincent Furnier - was initially reluctant to include a female singer on a track for his...

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"As many film fans know, Falk was already an angel. The rest is just paperwork." Spinal Tap star Michael Mckean pays tribute to actor Peter Falk, who died on Thursday (23Jun11).

Spinal Tap Stars Tackle Jeopardy!

SPINAL TAP stars MICHAEL MCKEAN and HARRY SHEARER are set to fight for charity cash during a celebrity week of beloved U.S. game show JEOPARDY!The two actors/rockers will face off against each other during the...

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Spoof rock band SPINAL TAP thrilled fans at Glastonbury festival in the U.K. - they were joined onstage by British singer/pianist JAMIE CULLUM for a rendition of SHORT AND SWEET, and by former PULP frontman...

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Reformed spoof rock legends SPINAL TAP have added seminal British festival Glastonbury to their U.K. tour. The group will take to the stage at the Somerset bash in June (09)....

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Spoof rock band SPINAL TAP will play a one-off show at London's Wembley Arena on 30 June (09) to mark the 25th anniversary of iconic film THIS IS SPINAL TAP....

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Spoof rock band SPINAL TAP will play a one-off show at London's Wembley Arena on 30 June (09) to mark the 25th anniversary of iconic film THIS IS SPINAL TAP....

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"When we were going out as (SPINAL) TAP - the first tour was in '84... we just played these show. Now... we're gonna destroy the hotel rooms because no one would think we would. Actually,...

Spinal Tap Rockers Head Out On Acoustic Tour

The stars of cult movie THIS IS... SPINAL TAP are to hit the road "unwigged and unplugged". Actors, musicians and comedy icons Christopher Guest, Michael MCKean and Harry Shearer will be leaving their flamboyant costumes and...

Spinal Tap Confirm Reunion

Spoof heavy metal band SPINAL TAP have confirmed they are to record their first album in nearly 20 years. The faux British rockers found fame in 1984 comedy documentary This Is Spinal Tap and went on...

Guest: 'I Know Who Built Stonehenge'

Moviemaker and SPINAL TAP mock rocker CHRISTOPHER GUEST is poking fun at the legend of the standing monoliths at England's Stonehenge in a new online interview. The Best In Show director claims he knows the...

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"I had no damage to my home and I felt that when you love a city, you don't walk away from it at a time when it's battered and bruised; you help to bring it...

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"My songs are f**king comic books, you know what I mean? We're not far removed from Spinal Tap, except we wear trainers instead of Cuban heels." HAPPY MONDAYS frontman SHAUN RYDER compares the British band...

Spinal Tap Reunite At Live Earth

Spoof rockers SPINAL TAP have reunited for a spectacular performance at the London leg of LIVE EARTH. The band created for 1984 film This Is Spinal Tap - David St. Hubbins (Michael MCKean) Nigel Tufnel...

Spinal Tap Reunite At Live Earth

Spoof rockers SPINAL TAP have reunited for a spectacular performance at the London leg of LIVE EARTH. The band created for 1984 film This Is Spinal Tap - David St. Hubbins (Michael MCKean) Nigel Tufnel...

Gervais To Join Spinal Tap

Spoof rock supergroup SPINAL TAP want British comedian RICKY GERVAIS to join them on stage when they perform at this summer's (07) Live Earth concert. The band, created for 1984 rockumentary This Is Spinal Tap,...

Spinal Tap Appear In New Charity Film

SPINAL TAP will not only reunite onstage at the Live Earth extravaganza this summer (Jul07) - the rock spoof supergroup are also heading back to the big screen. The trio has teamed up with This...

Spinal Tap Reunite For Live Earth

Spoof rockers SPINAL TAP are to reunite for a special performance at the London leg of this year's (07) Live Earth concert series, joining the likes of Madonna, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Genesis at...

Doherty Approached For Drug Rehab Reality Show

British rocker PETE DOHERTY has reportedly been asked to star in a new reality TV show, which will lock up celebrity drug addicts while they try to get clean. TV company Endemol - the creators...

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Sorcha, Walking On Car's pianist, took some time to talk to us about song writing, reworking songs and organising five different musical styles into...

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