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The Killers To Headline Benicassim

The Killers are to headline Benicassim. The 'Mr. Brightside' hitmakers have been announced as the first headliners of the Spanish festival, which will take place from July 19-22 next year in the town of Benicassim...

The Killers Revealed As Third Headliner For Trnsmt Festival 2018

The Killers have been revealed as the third and final headliner for next year’s TRNSMT festival in Glasgow.The American rock act, returning after a five-year absence with a new album earlier in 2017, will close...

The Killers Announce 2018 UK Stadium Shows

The Killers have announced two huge UK stadium shows for 2018.The 'Somebody Told Me' hitmakers - made up of Brandon Flowers, Dave Keuning, Mark Stoermer and Ronnie Vannucci, Jr. - will take to the stage...

Isle Of Wight Festival Headliners Announced

Isle of Wight Festival will be headlined by Liam Gallagher, The Killers, Depeche Mode and Kasabian for its 50th anniversary.The prestigious Newport event returns in June 2018 to celebrate half a century as one of...

Brandon Flowers Didn't Want To Do Solo Albums

Brandon Flowers wouldn't have made his solo albums if his bandmates didn't go on hiatus.The Killers frontman insists that his two records, 2010's 'Flamingo' and 2015's 'The Desired Effect', were made simply because he had...

Brandon Flowers' Family Prompt

Brandon Flowers' brother has been encouraging him to record 'Run For Cover' for years.The Killers frontman first penned the track - which is about the story of a senator who mistreats his wife - in...

Bruno Mars To Headline Bst Hyde Park

Bruno Mars will headline Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park in 2018.The 'Just The Way You Are' hitmaker has been announced for next year's annual music extravaganza in London and will take to The...

Lady Gaga Mistook The Killers For Brits

Lady Gaga once mistook The Killers for being British.The 31-year-old star cited the chart-topping band from Las Vegas in America as one of her favourite British groups and, looking back on the incident, lead singer...

The Killers Had Group Therapy Sessions

The Killers had group therapy sessions.Brandon Flowers and co were willing to do all it takes to get their first album in five years, 'Wonderful Wonderful' - the follow-up to 2012's 'Battle Born -...

U2'S Bono Cured Brandon Flowers' Writer's Block

Brandon Flowers went to Bono for advice on writer's block.The Killers frontman had a dry spell when writing lyrics for the band's new record 'Wonderful Wonderful', which was ''frustrating'', but after the U2 star suggested...

The Killers And Rag 'N' Bone Man Become 'Digital Millionaires'

The Killers, Rag 'n' Bone Man and Little Mix have joined the likes of The Beatles and Queen by becoming ''digital millionaires''.The Official Charts Company has redefined the million sales landmark by introducing streaming numbers...

The Killers Urge Fans To Be Patient With Their New Line-up

The Killers have urged fans to carry on coming to their shows despite the changes to their touring line-up.Brandon Flowers and co have vowed to give their fans the same live experience, despite guitarist Dave...

Brandon Flowers Never Felt Like A Frontman

Brandon Flowers never thought he'd be as good a frontman as Morrissey.The Killers singer was always reluctant to take the mic when the band formed because he idolised the Smiths legend so much and it...

The Killers' Dave Keuning Quits Touring

The Killers' Dave Keuning is taking a break from touring.The 41-year-old guitarist - who has one child, 12-year-old son Kyler - has decided to step down from the 'Run' group's forthcoming shows to spend more...

Brandon Flowers' Kids Hadn't Seen The Killers Until Their Hyde Park Show

Brandon Flowers' children had never seen The Killers perform until last month.The 36-year-old frontman has three sons, Ammon, nine, Gunnar, seven, and six-year-old Henry with wife Tana, and though the trio are well aware of...

Brandon Flowers Reveals Ambition To Make 'Honest' Music

Brandon Flowers is determined to make ''honest'' music.The Killers frontman has revealed his overarching ambition is to create music that his three sons Ammon, Gunnar, and Henry would find heart-warming to listen to later in...

The Killers Unveil Track-list For Wonderful Wonderful

The Killers have unveiled the track-listing for their new album 'Wonderful Wonderful'.Brandon Flowers and co will release their first record in five years - the follow-up to 2012's 'Battle Born' - on September 22 featuring...

The Killers: The Strokes Were Always Above Us

The Killers always thought The Strokes were ''so much more above'' them. Drummer Ronnie Vannucci Jr. has admitted the group didn't put themselves in the same class as their rival band, whose guitarist Nick Valensi...

Brandon Flowers Met Hero Bernard Sumner At Bogs

Brandon Flowers' idol Bernard Sumner of New Order serenaded him at the urinals the first time they met.The Killers frontman has revealed he came face-to-face with the 80s new wave pioneers at the toilets...

Brandon Flowers Hits Out At 'False Music'

Brandon Flowers insists there is ''a lot of false music'' around nowadays. The Killers frontman has hit out at the state of popular music and believes there are too many tunes being released which don't...

Brandon Flowers Regrets Early Attitude

Brandon Flowers ''regrets'' his attitude from when he first found fame.The Killers frontman - who has previously admitted he was ''arrogant'' in the early days of success - revealed the group's latest single 'The Man'...

The Killers Announce Huge UK Tour

The Killers have announced a huge UK tour.The 'Somebody Told Me' hitmakers will complete 12 shows November including two dates at London's The O2 on November 27 and 28.It comes after the band -...

Kings Of Leon Honoured To Perform With Pixies

Kings of Leon were ''honoured'' to perform on the same bill as Pixies at Barclaycard presents British Summer Time on Thursday (06.07.17).The Nashville rock band headlined the event in Hyde Park but lead singer Caleb...

Green Day's Fan Show

Green Day invited a number of lucky fans to perform with them as they headlined Barclaycard's British Summer Time on Saturday (01.07.17).The US rockers kicked off a blistering set in London's Hyde Park with 'Know...

Brandon Flowers Reveals Favourite The Killers Song

Brandon Flowers' favourite The Killers song is 'Read My Mind'. The 35-year-old musician, who is the lead vocalist in the rock band, is ''not shy'' about confessing that his ultimate preferred single is the 2006...

New Book Offer Glimpse Into Kate Moss' Partying Lifestyle

Dirty Pretty Things guitarist Anthony Rossomando has revealed he had a one-night stand with Kate Moss after being told to ''do it for the USA'' by White Stripes rocker Jack White.The American musician became part...

The Killers Album In Mixing Stage

The Killers' new album is currently being mixed.The 'Smile Like You Mean It' rockers have said that they will have new music ready to play for their headline performance at British Summer Time Hyde Park...

Nick Valensi Details Rivalry With The Killers

The Strokes have recalled their rivalry with The Killers in a new book.The 'Last Nite' rockers used to think their songs were much better than Brandon Flowers' band, especially their 2004 hit 'Mr. Brightside' from...

Mystery Jets And More To Join The Killers At Bst Hyde Park

The Killers will be joined by Mystery Jets and more at British Summer Time Hyde Park on July 8.The 'Smile Like You Mean It' rock group and the 'Two Doors Down' hitmakers will also have...

The Killers Will Have New Music For Bst Hyde Park

The Killers will have new material to perform when they play British Summer Time Hyde Park on July 8.The 'Smile Like You Mean It' rock group's drummer, Ronnie Vannucci Jr., has revealed they are nearing...

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