Latest The Killers News - Page 15


Marley Turned Flowers Onto Marijuana

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS felt compelled to try marijuana because he was a huge BOB MARLEY fan during his teenage years. The MR BRIGHTSIDE rocker has long since turned his back on cannabis because...

The Who To Headline Glastonbury?

THE WHO have given the strongest hint yet they're to play at this year's (07) esteemed Glastonbury Festival. The veteran rockers admit they've been approached by MICHAEL EAVIS, organiser of the legendary English musical extravaganza,...

Arctic Monkeys Top 2006 Poll

British newcomers ARCTIC MONKEYS have been voted the Band of 2006 by more than 3,000 users of music website ContactMusic.Com. The UK-based site's music poll of the year awarded the group two top prizes -...

Flowers' Christmas Eyesore

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS' Christmas went with a bang back in the early 1990s - when an unfortunate mishap saw the star almost losing an eye. The SOMEBODY TOLD ME singer had an accident...

Flowers' Brush With Father Christmas

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS' brush with Father Christmas in his youth has convinced him the jolly present giver is real. The SOMEBODY TOLD ME hitmaker spotted mysterious sleigh tracks and hoof-prints from Santa's reindeer...

The Killers And Carmen To Ring In The New Year At Studio Party

THE KILLERS and CARMEN ELECTRA will be turning Hollywood's Paramount Studios into New York's Times Square on New Year's Eve (31DEC06) to recreate the Big Apple's famous ball-drop ceremony. Electra will host the festivities on...

Killers Laugh Off Bond Soundtrack Reports

LATEST: Synth rockers THE KILLERS have played down reports they are to record the theme tune for the next Bond movie. British media reports claimed The SOMEBODY TOLD ME group were set to write a...

Crazy Tops Spin Singles Poll

GNARLS BARKLEY's pop anthem CRAZY has topped another US magazine poll as the single of 2006. Just days after the catchy tune claimed the top spot in Rolling Stone's annual poll, the track beat THE...

The Killers Glastonbury Hopes

American rockers THE KILLERS are desperate to perform at British music festival Glastonbury when it returns next year (07). The band played at the infamous venue in 2004 and 2005, and have high hopes...

The Killers 'Inspired By The Horrors'

Rockers THE KILLERS are crediting British band THE HORRORS for the recent change in their onstage style. The SOMEBODY TOLD ME hitmakers unveiled their new look with the release of second album SAM'S TOWN,...

Killers To Sing Bond Theme?

Las Vegas rockers THE KILLERS are in talks to record the theme tune for the next JAMES BOND movie. The SOMEBODY TOLD ME group are set to write a new track to accompany the 22nd...

Flowers And Gillespie Front Ray-ban Relaunch

THE KILLERS singer BRANDON FLOWERS and PRIMAL SCREAM frontman BOBBY GILLESPIE will to help relaunch sunglasses brand Ray-Ban, in a multi-million dollar advertising campaign. They are joined by rockers JOHNNY MARR of THE SMITHS, the...

Justin Timberlake 'Big Music Artist' Of 2006

Justin Timberlake was named as this year's biggest music artist at last night's VH1 Big in 06 awards.Since leaving N*Sync, the 25-year-old singer's career has gone from strength to strength and in the past few...

By on 04 December 2006

Things They Said:

"It's not really familiar to us. I don't even know who CLIFF RICHARD is. Is he someone in NOTTING HILL?" THE KILLERS guitarist DAVE KEUNING is bemused by Britain's fascination with Christmas songs....

Killers Cancel After Flowers Falls Sick

Rockers THE KILLERS have axed a Dublin, Ireland gig tonight (30NOV06) to give frontman BRANDON FLOWERS a chance to recover from bronchitis. The WHEN YOU WERE YOUNG hitmakers were due to perform at the capital's...

Killers Boost Bono With Christmas Tune

THE KILLERS have recorded their first Christmas single to raise funds for U2 star BONO's new charity. The track, A GREAT BIG SLED, will premiere exclusively on AOL on aolmusic.com on Friday (01DEC06). The MR...

Killers Star Smirks At Sneering Bandmate

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS allowed himself an evil chuckle when he spotted a former guitarist working in a Las Vegas casino. The MR BRIGHTSIDE singer and his former bandmate parted ways before the group...

Martin Offers The Killers His Cast Offs

CHRIS MARTIN has vowed to give his latest song away to THE KILLERS, if it's considered "s**t" by members of the public. The COLDPLAY frontman played BUCKET FOR A CROWN - a track he'd...

Killers Create Festive Track

Rockers THE KILLERS have been inspired by pop legend GEORGE MICHAEL to try for a Christmas number one. The MR BRIGHTSIDE hitmakers are huge fans of WHAM! classic LAST CHRISTMAS and headed back to the...

Flowers Wants To Help British Bands Break America

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS is such a huge fan of British guitar bands he is giving leading lights RAZORLIGHT and KASABIAN tips on how to make it big in America. The SAM'S TOWN star...

Flower Trades Cigarettes For Plants

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has traded cigarettes for a herbal remedy - and is surprised he's already reaping the benefits. The MR BRIGHTSIDE rocker has given up smoking on the advice of his doctor,...

Flowers Keen To Start Family

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS is so keen for babies he confesses he talks about little else at home. The SOMEBODY TOLD ME singer has been discussing baby-making with wife TANA MUNBKOWSKY, whom he married...

American Acts Top Mtv Europe Winners

Pop hunk JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE and duo GNARLS BARKLEY were the big winners at the MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs) in Copenhagen, Denmark last night (02NOV06), taking home two gongs each. American acts dominated the awards,...

Panic! Reject Emo 'Reaction'

US rockers PANIC! AT THE DISCO have ruled out a "reaction" to their much maligned 'emo' tag by taking their music in a different direction. The Las Vegas band insist their new album won't hold...

Oasis, U2 And Arctic Monkeys Dominate Q Awards

OASIS, U2 and ARCTIC MONKEYS all emerged triumphant at the 2006 Q Music Awards in London today (30OCT06), taking home two awards each. Oasis was named Best Act In The World Today while the band's...

Robbie And Mcfly Top UK Music Charts

Pop heart-throb ROBBIE WILLIAMS has scored his eighth number one in the UK album charts with his latest offering RUDEBOX. The former TAKE THAT's star album went straight to the top of the charts on...

Aguilera And Evanescence Leads Nrj Nominations

CHRISTINA AGUILERA and EVANESCENCE are leading the international nominations at next year's (07) NRJ Music Awards, with three nods each. The pop star is up for Best International Female, Best International Song for AIN'T NO...

Scissor Sisters And Evanescence Continue To Sit Atop Euro Charts

SCISSOR SISTERS have notched up a third consecutive week at the top of the European singles chart. The New York band's I DON'T FEEL LIKE DANCIN' continues to keep JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE's SEXYBACK at number two....

My Chemical Romance Sit At Top Of UK Singles Chart

US rockers MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE continue to occupy the number one spot in the UK singles chart for a second week. The band's WELCOME TO THE BLACK PARADE has again kept RAZORLIGHT's AMERICA at number...

Killers Keep Label Happy With Infrequent Album Releases

THE KILLERS rocker BRANDON FLOWERS is willing to keep his record label happy by only releasing albums every two years or so, despite believing the delay stifles the band's creativity. The Las Vegas, Nevada four-piece...

The Killers

The Killers Quick Links

News Pictures Video Music Press Festival Quotes RSS
Artists
Actors
    Filmmakers
      Artists
      Bands
        Musicians
          Artists
          Celebrities
             
              Artists
              Interviews
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.