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Darkness Star Slams Glastonbury Organiser Again

Glam rockers THE DARKNESS have slammed Britain's GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL organiser MICHAEL EAVIS as "a c**k" after he accused the band's frontman JUSTIN HAWKINS of having a "huge ego". Eavis claims the I BELIEVE IN...

Mccartney Happy Not To Sing

Former BEATLE SIR PAUL McCARTNEY has lashed out at reports he was upset he didn't get to sing on the new BAND AID single, insisting he was happy to play bass in the background....

Security Tightened Around Band Aid Single

Rocker SIR BOB GELDOF has ordered tight security around the new BAND AID charity single in a bid to stop online pirates stealing the profits from the victims of the Sudan crisis. Geldof and...

Bono Will Sing Band Aid Line

LATEST: U2 star BONO will reprise his famous BAND AID line in the 20th anniversary version of the charity single. Producers reportedly considered letting THE DARKNESS frontman JUSTIN HAWKINS sing "Well, tonight thank God...

Geldof Calling For Another Rock Charity Revolution

SIR BOB GELDOF hopes the 2004 BAND AID single will spark a fresh wave of music-related fundraising drives aimed at alleviating famine and disease in Africa. Stars like SIR PAUL McCARTNEY, THE DARKNESS, COLDPLAY,...

Bono Fights Off Line Competition

U2 frontman BONO has been forced to get tough with his all-star BAND AID III colleagues, because they're all battling to steal his famous line in the song DO THEY KNOW IT'S CHRISTMAS?. The...

Darkness Beckon Band Aid Errors

THE DARKNESS felt so inferior in the company of the legendary stars signed up to the new BAND AID project, they prayed for them to hit a "bum note". The rockers joined BAND AID...

New Band Aid Single Will Rock

BAND AID organiser MIDGE URE wants the new version of DO THEY KNOW IT'S CHRISTMAS? to have a much wilder sound than the original. Rock bands including THE DARKNESS, SNOW PATROL and COLDPLAY have...

Moss Wants Band Aid Role

Supermodel KATE MOSS is desperate to show off her singing talents on the forthcoming BAND AID III single. The British beauty has offered to sing backing vocals on the charity track and has asked...

Mccartney Joins Band Aid Iii

LATEST: Rock legend SIR PAUL McCARTNEY is the latest music great to sign up to the fundraising all-star BAND AID III single. The former BEATLE will play drums for the re-recording of classic 1984...

Hawkins Denies Brawl Caused Hand Injury

LATEST: THE DARKNESS frontman JUSTIN HAWKINS has denied he seriously damaged his hand in an alcohol-fuelled brawl at the weekend (30/31OCT04). The I BELIEVE IN A THING CALLED LOVE rocker was previously reported to...

Elton Hits Back At Rupert

LATEST: ELTON JOHN has fired back at RUPERT EVERETT, who accused the pop star of being "cranky" for criticising the gay pair's mutual pal MADONNA. Elton hit the headlines when he slammed Madonna for...

The Darkness Star Damages Hand In Fight

THE DARKNESS frontman JUSTIN HAWKINS has seriously damaged his hand after smashing it through a window during a dramatic alcohol-fuelled fight. The rocker, 29, stumbled into a stained glass window after being punched...

Darkness Album Paid For With Thongs

Sexy underwear bearing the logo of glam rockers THE DARKNESS has become such a huge hit - sales of the knickers have funded the band's new album. Thousands of fans have snapped up the...

Parfitt Begs: 'Don't Repeat Band Aid'

STATUS QUO star RICK PARFITT has begged modern acts not to attempt a follow up of the 1984 charity single. Artists including COLDPLAY, THE DARKNESS, ROBBIE WILLIAMS and DIDO have all offered to collaborate...

Williams Joins Band Aid Iii

LATEST: Pop hunk ROBBIE WILLIAMS has joined the all-star BAND AID III line-up, which will raise funds for African famine victims. The ANGELS star was high up on organiser MIDGE URE's wish-list for the...

Ure Goes Back To Ethiopia

MIDGE URE has returned to Ethiopia 20 years after co-writing BAND AID's charity song DO THEY KNOW IT'S CHRISTMAS?, which helped raise millions for the famine-stricken country. Former ULTRAVOX star Ure was left emotionally...

Oasis And Blur Unite For Band Aid

Bitter '90s rivals OASIS and BLUR are putting their differences aside to join all-star charity group BAND AID III. The bands launched a scathing war of words at the height of the so-called Britpop...

Jamelia Commits To Band Aid Iii

LATEST: R+B beauty JAMELIA has joined fundraising supergroup BAND AID III to re-record festive hit DO THEY KNOW IT'S CHRISTMAS?. The THANK YOU star, 23, follows COLDPLAY, THE DARKNESS and TRAVIS into the 2004...

Coldplay And The Darkness Form Band Aid Iii

British rockers COLDPLAY, THE DARKNESS and TRAVIS are joining forces to re-record BAND AID hit DO THEY KNOW IT'S CHRISTMAS? in a new drive to alleviate Africa's famine crisis. The song - written by...

Darkness Go Dinosaur

British rockers THE DARKNESS' are set to dazzle fans with their forthcoming tour's striking prehistoric theme. The PERMISSION TO LAND stars - JUSTIN and DAN HAWKINS, FRANKIE POULLAIN and ED GRAHAM - have demanded...

Hawkins Is Terrified Of His Stylist Seeing His Manhood

THE DARKNESS frontman JUSTIN HAWKINS refuses to wear underwear, which causes problems when he needs to change one of his trademark catsuits. The I BELIEVE IN A THING CALLED LOVE singer is so scared...

Oasis' Poor Summer

OASIS' performance at the GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL was so poor, rock fans have voted them the worst band of the festival season. The band were slammed after previewing new material during their set at the...

The Darkness Go Online

Glam rockers THE DARKNESS are continuing to break new ground, by becoming the first British band to allow fans to download songs from their website. From today (13SEP04), devotees of the spandex-clad band will...

The Darkness: Our New Songs Are Sh*t

THE DARKNESS frontman JUSTIN HAWKINS has scrapped all the new material generated by his band - declaring the songs "sh*t". The I BELIEVE IN A THING CALLED LOVE hitmaker previewed material for the group's...

Darkness Go Fish

British glam rockers THE DARKNESS are dropping their catsuits and guitars this month (SEP04) to go on their first holiday in two years. The LOVE IN ONLY A FEELING foursome are exhausted after working...

The Darkness Employ British Look

Rockers THE DARKNESS are plotting a massive image change ahead of their next album - because they want fans to realise they're British. The band - famous for their skin-tight costumes - are sick...

The Darkness To Take Stage Left

Rockers THE DARKNESS are desperately in need of a break from touring, according to their support band. THE WILDHEARTS frontman GINGER, whose career was rejuvenated after his band was asked to support the GROWING...

The Darkness' Movie Hell

Rockers THE DARKNESS have been filming a behind-the-scenes movie to show fans what it's really like to be a member of one of the world's most exciting bands. The I BELIEVE IN A THING...

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