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The Libertines Explain Bond

The Libertines cemented their reformation over 'Columbo' and golf.The 'Don't Look Back into the Sun' hitmakers - Pete Doherty, Carl Barat, John Hassall and Gary Powell - enjoyed a break in Pete's current home city...

The Libertines To Release New Album In 2015

The Libertines will release a new album next year.The 'I Get Along' rockers insist there must be more to their reunion than performing gigs as they worry that will result in arguments, but need...

Carl Barat Wants New Libertines Album Ready For 2015

The Libertines rocker Carl Barat is eyeing a 2015 release for the reunited band's first album of new material in 11 years.The Don't Look Back into the Sun hitmakers returned to the stage after a...

The Libertines' Highly Praised Hyde Park Gig Interrupted By Surging Fans

The Libertines' first reunion gig on English soil got off to a rocky start when overzealous fans surged towards the stage whilst the band performed at the British Summer Time gig in Hyde Park, London....

Nine Hospitalised At Libertines Comeback Show

Nine revellers were hospitalised as The Libertines' huge comeback show on Saturday (05Jul14) descended into chaos.The cult British band performed for 60,000 fans at London's Hyde Park but the concert was halted several times as...

Pete Doherty: Kate Moss Burned Childhood Teddy Bear

Pete Doherty lost his childhood teddy bear after Kate Moss set fire to him.The Libertines rocker and the supermodel broke up in 2007 after two years together, and he was devastated when she ''burned'' him...

The Libertines Bring Back The Good Old Days At London Hyde Park Reunion Show

The Libertines were reunited last night in front of a packed crowd in London’s Hyde Park, delivering a hit filled set in front of thousands of eager fans.Time for heroes? The Libertines are backArriving on...

The Libertines' Hyde Park Show Descends Into Chaos Amid Crushing And Brawls

The Libertines' huge comeback show at London's Hyde Park on Saturday night (05Jul14) was repeatedly halted over safety concerns as dozens of fans were crushed and rioting broke out in the crowd.Fans at the British...

The Libertines Halt Set Due To Crowd Fear

The Libertines were forced to halt their set in London's Hyde Park after just two songs last night (05.07.14).The reformed rockers had blitzed through opener 'Vertigo' and were midway through 'Boys in the Band' when...

The Libertines Reunite For Hits-laden Hyde Park Warm Up In Glasgow

The Libertines reunited over the weekend for a high energy show in Glasgow, as warm up for their massive reunion show at Hyde Park next weekend. The band, Pete Doherty, Carl Barat, bass player...

The Libertines Reunite At Scottish Show

British rockers The Libertines returned to the stage together for the first time in four years on Saturday night (28Jun14).Earlier this year (14), the band announced they would be reuniting for a huge concert at...

Alex Turner To "Dust Off Tunic" For The Libertines Reunion Shows

Alex Turner said he would ‘relish’ the opportunity to see the newly-reformed Libertines perform live - suggesting he might even ‘knock the dust off his old tunic’ in support of the indie icons. Both Turner...

Fascinating Fact: 4245601

British rockers The Libertines are extending their comeback to Europe by announcing a series of shows following their reunion at the British Summer Time Hyde Park event in London on 5 July (14). They will...

The Libertines Hoping For Record Deal

The Libertines are hoping to secure a new record deal after their reunion gig at London's Hyde Park. The 'Can't Stand Me Now' band - made up of Pete Doherty, Carl Barat, Gary Powell and...

Fascinating Fact: 4205091

Cult rockers The Libertines will continue their comeback with a headlining set at the Benicassim music festival in Spain on 19 July (14). The band have already confirmed they will reunite for the first time...

Pete Doherty Hoping For Big Paycheck For The Libertines Reunion

British rocker Pete Doherty is hoping for a hefty paycheck from The Libertines' reunion this summer (14) after production costs left the band out of pocket following its 2010 comeback.The cult rockers reformed to play...

Carl Barat Has Not Met Pete Doherty In Years

The Libertines star Carl Barat went several years without meeting up with his bandmate Pete Doherty prior to their reunion announcement on Friday (25Apr14).The British rockers split in 2004 after clashing over Doherty's drug abuse...

The Libertines' Hyde Park Gig Opposed By Hyde Park Residents

Carl Barat has issued a pragmatic response to those opposing The Libertines’ comeback gig at Hyde Park in early July. “If people are concerned about noise they shouldn't have moved to Hyde Park,” he said....

The Libertines Confirm Huge Comeback Show

Cult British rockers The Libertines are reuniting after four years for a huge concert at London's Hyde Park.The band split in 2004 following a series of bust-ups over frontman Pete Doherty's drug abuse, but they...

The Libertines To Headline British Summer Time

The Libertines will headline Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park.The indie band have confirmed they will reunite for the London concert on July 5, supported by Pogues, Spiritualized, Maximo Park and The Enemy. The...

The Libertines To Reform For Big Money Hyde Park Show?

The Libertines look set to reunite for a gig at Hyde Park, following a post on the band's official Facebook page. Singer Pete Doherty also gave a recent interview in which he said he planned...

The Things They Say: 4163481

"Keep the 5th July free." Rocker Carl Barat fuels rumours The Libertines will reunite for a special gig in London's Hyde Park this summer (14). The profile picture on the group's Facebook.com page has also...

Pete Doherty Sparks The Libertines Reunion Rumour

British rocker Pete Doherty has sparked rumours his cult band The Libertines is planning to reform for a huge summer gig at London's Hyde Park.The group was tipped for big things following the release of...

Carl Barat Forms New Band The Jackals

Carl Barat has announced his first gig with his band The Jackals. The former Libertines man recruited the group via Facebook, after posting an advert for a drummer, bass player and rhythm guitarist, and receiving...

Fascinating Fact: 4062785

Former The Libertines and Dirty Pretty Things rocker Carl Barat has received more than 1,000 applications from hopeful musicians eager to join his new band. The guitarist posted an advert for a drummer, bassist and...

Pete Doherty Opens Memorabilia Shop In London

British rocker Pete Doherty has set up a shop in London to sell off his personal items and memorabilia from his bands Babyshambles and The Libertines.The singer is working as a sales assistant in the...

Pete Doherty Plans To Sell Cigarette Smoked By Amy Winehouse

The Libertines star Pete Doherty is preparing to sell off his unusual rock 'n' roll memorabilia, including cigarette butts smoked by late pal Amy Winehouse and his ex-girlfriend Kate Moss.The British rocker opens up about...

David Bowie's Producer Gives Away Studio Secrets

David Bowie's producer is hosting The Record Producers Live in London.Tony Visconti - who has produced David Bowie albums including 'Space Oddity', 'Young Americans' and his latest, 'The Next Day' - will be joined by...

Carl Barat To Be Honoured With Doctorate

The Libertines star Carl Barat is to be awarded an honorary a doctorate from the University Of Winchester in England.The rocker will pick up his latest accolade next month (Nov12), according to Nme.com. Ironically,...

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