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The Damned Announce London Show

The Damned plan to break the record for the greatest gathering of Vampires the world has ever seen at their upcoming London concert.The 'Eloise' hitmakers will play the city's Palladium on October 28 this year...

Keith Flint Gets Glastonbury Trubyte

This year's Glastonbury festival will feature a tribute to the late Keith Flint.The Prodigy star - who tragically took his own life in March at the age of 49 - will be honoured in the...

The Coral And Reverend And The Makers Joining The Bill For Camden Rocks Festival 2017

More artists have been added to the roster for 2017's Camden Rocks Festival this summer, including The Coral and Reverend And The Makers. So far it's expected to be one hell of an event, with...

The Damned Celebrate 40th Anniversary Of Debut With Re-release

The band's Damned Damned Damned became one of the classic albums of the British punk explosion and to celebrate it's 40th anniversary, Dave Vanian, Captain Sensible and their bandmates are re-releasing it on...

Lemmy, Nick Mason & Hynde Pay Tribute To The Damned In New Documentary

Don't You Wish That We Were Dead also features Duff MCKagan, Mick Jones and The Offspring's Dexter Holland, alongside The Damned stars Dave Vanian, Rat Scabies, Captain Sensible and Brian James. The...

Visa Issues Prompt The Damned To Scrap U.s. Tour

Punk icons THE DAMNED have reportedly scrapped their U.S. tour over work visa issues.The British band's support act, Danko Jones, have announced the news to fans via website A group statement reveals The Damned...

Sensible Convinced The Damned Would Be One Album + Done

CAPTAIN SENSIBLE was so convinced British punk group THE DAMNED's career would be shortlived he insisted on putting his photo on the cover of their first album - so he could show his aunt. The...

Sensible Wore A Beret To Protect His Hair From Spit

THE DAMNED star CAPTAIN SENSIBLE started wearing his trademark beret to stop spit drying in his hair. The Neat Neat Neat punk rocker - real name Ray Burns - reveals his famous headwear wasn't a...

The Damned Star's Grail Search Documented In New Book

THE DAMNED drummer RAT SCABIES is the unlikely subject in a new book about the search for the Holy Grail. The punk icon and pal CHRIS DAWES spent much of 2003 in France and...

Mc5 Trio Reform

The surviving members of rock legends the MC5 are planning a reunion tour with EVAN DANDO and MARSHALL CRENSHAW. WAYNE KRAMER, MIKE DAVIS and drummer DENNIS THOMPSON will hit the road in June (04)...

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Mark Lanegan - Somebody's Knocking Album Review

Mark Lanegan - Somebody's Knocking Album Review

After nearly thirty years since his first solo record Mark Lanegan has just released one of his very best and there's not many artists who can claim...

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