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T In The Park Revellers To 'Cut The Carbon'

Revellers at this year's T in the Park festival are being encouraged to sign up to Christian Aid's Cut the Carbon campaign.In a similar vein to the I Count movement at Glastonbury, Christian Aid hopes...

By on 06 July 2007

Killers 'Win Glastonbury'

The Killers have enjoyed a bigger boost to sales of their latest album after performing at Glastonbury than any other artist, a retailer said today.HMV claims that in direct comparisons between the Las Vegas band's...

By on 02 July 2007

Glastonbury Organisers Defend Sound System

Glastonbury organiser Michael Eavis has retracted an initial statement saying he was disappointed by the quality of the main Pyramid stage's sound system.Festival-goers complained during the headline performance from the Killers that they could not...

By on 29 June 2007

Killers Are Done With Glastonbury

Rock band THE KILLERS have vowed never to play at the Glastonbury Festival again, because headlining last weekend's (23-24Jun07) event was such an emotional experience for them. The band were stunned to be asked to...

Killers 'Have Played Glasto For Last Time'

The Killers singer Brandon Flowers has confided that his band will probably never play Glastonbury again.Following on from their headline set on the Pyramid stage on Saturday, Flowers clearly believes his band cannot top that...

By on 27 June 2007

Glasto Revellers Struggle Home

Revellers on their way home from this year's Glastonbury festival faced a tough trip after coach delays and thick mud held up transport from the site.Some festival goers with combined concert and coach tickets faced...

By on 26 June 2007

Glasto Founder Hails "Fantastic Weekend"

The founder of the Glastonbury festival has said this year's three-day event has been a "fantastic weekend".Speaking to journalists, Michael Eavis praised the spirit of festival-goers who have once again had to endure the rain...

By on 24 June 2007

Glastonbury Revellers Brave Further Rain

The second full day of Glastonbury is underway and there is little respite in the weather conditions for the embattled festival-goers who awoke to further Somerset rain.Some parts of the Worthy Farm site are already...

By on 23 June 2007

Rain Fails To Dampen Glasto Spirits

It may be raining and mud squelching under foot, but the weather has not managed to dampen the spirits of Glastonbury festival-goers just yet.Music fans have been turning up at the Somerset farm since Wednesday...

By on 22 June 2007

Sun Cream And Wellies At Glasto

Glastonbury festival-goers look set to require a mix of "sun cream and wellie boots" according to the Met Office.A heavy bout of rainfall is not expected to descend upon the event, as it did in...

By on 18 June 2007

Glastonbury Ebay Tickets Cancelled

Tickets for Glastonbury festival appearing on the online auction site eBay are being cancelled by the event's organisers.According to a spokesman for the festival, eBay have also taken the steps to remove any auctions selling...

By on 15 June 2007

Bbc Launches New Glastonbury Stage

The BBC has announced the launch of a new stage at Glastonbury festival called the BBC Introducing stage.Acts nominated by BBC music shows across the country and by an expert panel will play on the...

By on 14 June 2007

More T In The Park Tickets Available

An extra allocation of tickets will be available for T in the Park, with 1,000 released for July 7th and a further 1,000 for July 8th.Cancellations due to the festival's anti-touting policy against multiple bookings...

By on 06 June 2007

The Stooges Set For V Festival

Legendary US punks the Stooges have been added to the line-up for V Festival along with pop star Sinead O'Connor.Iggy Pop and Ron and Scott Asheton have a busy summer schedule ahead of them with...

By on 05 June 2007

Flowers Confirms Pregnancy

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has confirmed his wife is pregnant with the couple's first child. The 25-year-old, who married Tana in 2005, is due to father a son next month (Jul07). He says, "It's...

Glastonbury Lineup Unveiled

Arctic Monkeys, the Killers and the Who have all been confirmed as the headline acts at this year's Glastonbury festival.Festival organisers have revealed the lineup for the summer's premier festival, with Kaiser Chiefs, Paul Weller,...

By on 01 June 2007

Thrills And Mcfly Added To V Festival Line-up

The Thrills and McFly have been added to the V Festival line-up taking place in Chelmsford and Staffordshire.Irish band the Thrills will release their third album Teenager this year and will play V after four...

By on 22 May 2007

The Killers Cancel Gig Over Flowers' Throat Injury

Rockers THE KILLERS walked offstage during their concert in Colorado last night (17May07), because frontman BRANDON FLOWERS was suffering from a throat injury. The band took to the stage at the Red Rocks Amphitheater at...

Flowers Lives Childhood Dream

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS still gets starstruck when he's socialising with his childhood idols SIR ELTON JOHN and BONO. The rocker met the music superstars when The Killers hit the big time, and he...

Flowers Is A Changed Man

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has heaped praise on his wife for helping him give up alcohol. The rocker - who married school teacher Tana Munblowsky in 2005 - credits his spouse for helping him...

Flowers Convinced Of Own Death En Route To Glastonbury

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS was convinced he would die on his way to British music festival Glastonbury in 2005 - because the singer was superstitious of the date. The Mr Brightside rocker's appearance at...

Amerie Wants To Sing With Flowers

R+B star AMERIE wants to follow up her collaboration with Chris Martin, by duetting with THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS. The 1 Thing singer recently revealed she and Martin agreed to team up after meeting...

Wainwright's Ode To Brandon Flowers

RUFUS WAINWRIGHT's new album features a track dedicated to THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS. The gay songwriter confesses he was left mesmerised by Flowers during their one and only meeting - and felt compelled to...

Ronson Confirmed For V Festival

Superstar producer Mark Ronson has been added to the Virgin Festival bill along with former Sugababe Mutya Buena.Ronson will be bringing the highly successful remix and cover album Version to the masses in what is...

By on 08 May 2007

Free Loo Roll At Glastonbury

Attendees at this year's Glastonbury festival can leave one essential behind when they pack their bags this summer: loo roll.Festival organiser Michael Eavis has said that enough toilet roll will be provided for every festival...

By on 08 May 2007

When You Were Young: Killers Man 'To Be Dad'

The Killers' frontman Brandon Flowers is apparently set to become a father for the first time.Reports claim that the singer's wife Tana will give birth to their first child in July, although the story is...

By on 05 May 2007

Killers Singer To Be A Dad

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS' wife Tana is reportedly pregnant with the couple's first child. The 25-year-old singer has yet to confirm the news, but friends insist they are expecting a baby boy. The couple,...

Extra Glastonbury Tickets Snapped Up

An additional 20,000 tickets for this year's Glastonbury festival sold out quickly on Sunday morning, to the delight of successful music fans who missed out in the main sale three weeks ago.Today's tickets constituted those...

Bono And The Edge 'Set For Spiderman Musical'

U2 frontman Bono and guitarist the Edge have reportedly signed up to write music for the forthcoming Spiderman musical.The musicians will be working with the show's producers to create a soundtrack for the webbed crusader's...

By on 19 April 2007

Groups Plan Sgt Pepper Tribute

Some of Britain's biggest bands are set to record a tribute version of the Beatles' classic Sgt Pepper album.Acts including Oasis, Kaiser Chiefs, The Killers and The Fratellis will record songs off the groundbreaking 1967...

By on 06 April 2007

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