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Brandon Flowers' 'Love-hate Relationship' With Las Vegas

Brandon Flowers has a ''love-hate relationship'' with Las Vegas.The frontman of The Killers spent a lot of time in the town as a youngster and has admitted one of the songs off his 2010 solo...

Brandon Flowers Announces Details Of Second Solo Album

The Killers’ frontman Brandon Flowers has confirmed the release date of his second solo album. The Desired Effect will arrive on May 19th 2015, and will be carried by Island Records. The Desired Effect will...

Brandon Flowers' Struggle To Juggle

Brandon Flowers ''struggles'' with raising his kids and having a career.The Killers frontman tries hard to find a balance between family life with wife Tana and their sons Ammon, seven, Gunnar, five, and three-year-old Henry...

Brandon Flowers Frustrated By U2'S Success

The Killers frontman Brandon Flowers fears he and his bandmates will never make "the dent that U2 were able to make" because they lack motivation and drive.The Mr. Brightside singer has opened up about his...

Brandon Flowers Wanted Valet Job

Brandon Flowers wanted to be a valet parker when he was a child.The Killers' frontman has revealed his dream occupation as a youngster was to park other people's cars because he thought they were paid...

Brandon Flowers Making Musical Changes

Brandon Flowers wants to ''change'' with his second solo album.The Killers frontman - who released his debut solo record, 'Flamingo', in 2010 - is working with Ariel Rechtshaid on the LP and is excited with...

Jimmy Kimmel Guests On Killers' Christmas Single

U.S. chat show host Jimmy Kimmel is preparing for an assault on the festive pop charts after teaming up with The Killers to provide vocals for their annual Christmas single.The band release Joel The Lump...

Brandon Flowers Talks Producer Clash

Brandon Flowers clashed with his producer when they first worked together.The Killers frontman's second solo album, which is set to be released next year, will be produced by Ariel Rechtshaid and the star admits the...

Brandon Flowers Begins Work On Solo Album

Brandon Flowers is working on a new solo album.The Killers frontman is preparing his second record, which will follow 2010's 'Flamingo', and hopes to have new music ready to release in 2015.He told NME magazine:...

Unlikely Pairings - When Comedians And Musicians Come Together

Following surprising reports that Las Vegas rockers The Killers invited British comedian Jimmy Carr to join them onstage at V Festival, Contact Music looks at five of the most unlikely pairings from the worlds of...

The Killers Close V Festival In Style

The Killers brought V Festival to a close in sublime style last night (17.08.14) by bringing Jimmy Carr on stage to introduce their encore. The 'Somebody Told Me' hitmakers - who were playing the event...

Justin Timberlake Poses With Fan During Gig

Justin Timberlake posed for selfies with a fan during his headline show at the Virgin Media V Festival last night (16.08.14).The 'Mirrors' hitmaker was stunned here were ''so f***ing many'' people gathered at the main...

The Killers And Other Really Weird Lyrics

We’ve all heard our fair share of daft lyrics in pop songs, but now there’s been an attempt to subjectively decide which song contains the weirdest lyric.Brandon Flowers is the writer of the weirdest lyric...

The Killers' 'Human' Voted Most Baffling Song

The Killers' 'Human' has topped a poll to find the most baffling song lyrics.According to music streaming service blinkbox Music, which polled 2,000 people in Britain, 30 per cent of people found the line ''Are...

Rudimental To Headline Our House At V Festival

Rudimental will headline the Our House Stage at Virgin Media's V Festival.The 'Feel the Love' hitmakers will take part in a sound-clash with Hospital Records (All Stars); London Elektricity, Danny Byrd, Fred V & Grafix...

Cara Delevingne Wants V Festival Vip Area For Rabbit

Cara Delevingne has requested a special private area for her pet rabbit at V Festival.The 21-year-old supermodel loves to travel with her bunny Cecil and it seems her pampered pet is just as eager as...

Pharrell Adds Extra London Date To Tour

Pharrell Williams has added an extra London date to his tour. The 41-year-old rapper - who will start the European leg of his 'Dear G I R L' tour in Manchester this September -...

Brandon Flowers: Morrissey Is Like Elvis

Brandon Flowers thinks Morrissey is like a modern-day Elvis Presley.The Killers frontman has been a fan of The Smiths for many years and admires their ''humour'' as well as musicianship.He said: ''The Smiths had the...

Experience Sun, Sand And Sensational Sounds At Hangout Festival 2014

Alabama's sun-soaked, sold-out Hangout Music Fest begins officially today (May 16th 2014) following yesterday's kick-off party - and there's almost too much fun to take in.Set against the glorious backdrop of Gulf Shores' pure white...

Ceelo Green And Pixie Lott To Play V Festival

CeeLo Green, Pixie Lott and Tinie Tempah have been added to the bill for this year's V Festival. The acts will join Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Childish Gambino, John Martin, Vance Joy and Chloe Howl, who will...

It's Indie Rock & Roll For V Festival: The Killers Headline Huge Bill

The UK’s festival season is slowly clicking into gear as Hollywood’s award season recovers from a stinking hangover. On the weekend of August 16-17 in Hylands Park, Chelmsford and Weston Park, Staffordshire, The Killers will...

The Killers Honoured Lou Reed At Las Vegas Gig

The Killers honoured late rock legend Lou Reed on the night he died by singing one of his hits at a gig in Las Vegas.The Velvet Underground star passed away in October (13) at the...

Robbie Williams Keeps Gary Barlow Off The Top Spot On UK Album Chart

It was like 1997 all over again this weekend, as Robbie Williams and Gary Barlow battled it out for the Number One spot on the UK Album Chart. Much like the battles of the mid-to-late...

The Killers Vow To Continue Festive Charity Drive

The Killers are determined to continue their tradition of recording an annual Christmas rock song even though the bandmates might not be together next Christmas - because the project provides a festive boost for Aids...

Owen Wilson Films Christmas Video For The Killers

Hollywood actor Owen Wilson has teamed up with The Killers to star in the video for the band's annual Christmas single.The rockers will release a new track called Christmas In L.A. on 1 December (13)...

Brandon Flowers Removes Wedding Ring After Theft At Gig

The Killers rocker Brandon Flowers removes his jewellery before mingling with fans at gigs after a bracelet was stolen from his wrist during a concert in the U.K.The Mr. Brightside hitmakers were performing a show...

Ronnie Vannucci, Jr. Had Close Encounter With Ufo

The Killers star Ronnie Vannucci, Jr. was left shaken after spotting a Ufo on a road trip through Nevada.The drummer worked as a luggage courier for an airline before shooting to fame, and he was...

Dianna Agron Replaces The Killers Frontman In New Music Video

Actress Dianna Agron has taken on the role of The Killers frontman Brandon Flowers in the band's new video, Just Another Girl.The Glee beauty transformed into a rock star for the promo and stepped into...

The Killers Embarrassed By Greatest Hits Album

The Killers don't feel ready to put out a greatest hits album.The 'Mr. Brightside' rockers are about to release their 'Direct Hits' compilation but feel they should have waited another decade to amass a bigger...

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