Latest The Stone Roses News


Pulp Hint At 2012 Return After Cryptic Tweet

Pulp have been one of the more popular among the slew of artists making their active return to live music as the demand for nostalgia echoes across the music industry's decaying wasteland, their shows last...

Noel Gallagher's Pants Flying Debut

Noel Gallagher admits he had to "fly by the seat of his pants" at his debut High Flying Birds show. The 'If I Had a Gun' singer was nervous about his first ever concert as...

Mani Leaves Primal Scream

Bass player Mani has left Primal Scream to concentrate on The Stone Roses.The musician played his final gig with Primal Scream - who he joined in 1996 when his original band split - at New...

Noel Gallagher Wants Smiths To Reform

Noel Gallagher wants The Smiths to reform.The 'If I Had a Gun' hitmaker is a massive fan of the iconic 80s indie band and though frontman Morrissey and guitarist Johnny Marr have always maintained they...

Happy Mondays Set To Reform

Happy Mondays will reform next year. Lead singer Shaun Ryder is spearheading plans to get the 'Step On' group back together for a special documentary after he was approached by promoters keen for them to...

Ian Brown Gets Three-month Driving Ban

The Stone Roses singer Ian Brown has been banned from driving. The 'Waterfall' singer was caught speeding at 93 miles per hour (mph) while in a 40mph roadwork zone near Stafford while on his way...

Ian Brown Caught Speeding

Ian Brown is to be banned from driving after being caught speeding again.The Stone Roses frontman - who kept his license last month when he appeared in court on similar charges - did not appear...

The Stone Roses Filmmaker Too High For Iconic Show

The director of The Stone Roses' new documentary wanted to make the film after he missed their most iconic concert.Shane Meadows - who has previously made gritty British thrillers 'Dead Man's Shoes' and 'This is...

Paul Weller: Stone Roses Reformed For Cash

Paul Weller believes the Stone Roses reformed for money. The 53-year-old musician is a close pal of bassist Gary 'Mani' Mounfield and while he believes his friend's reasons for returning were legitimately about the music,...

The Stone Roses To Headline V Festival

The Stone Roses are to headline next year's V Festival.The reformed band - Ian Brown, John Squire, Gary 'Mani' Mounfield and Alan 'Reni' Wren - are to take top spot on the bill for the...

David Beckham Helped Reunite Roses

David Beckham was instrumental in the Stone Roses' reformation, it has been claimed.The soccer star first approached bassist Mani - also known as Gary Mountfield - about the possibility of the legendary group getting back...

Norman Cook Rules Out Housemartins Reunion

Norman Cook insists The Housemartins will "never" reform.The 48-year-old musician has remained in contact with his former bandmates but says they will never go back on a pact they made when they first went their...

Stone Roses' 'Important' New Songs

Ian Brown says the Stone Roses' new songs are "more important" than their reunion shows.The singer of the 'I am the Resurrection' group - who reformed last week, 15 years after originally splitting in 1996...

Gallagher: 'Roses Were Right To Reunite'

Liam Gallagher has urged critics not to challenge The Stone Roses for breaking their promise to never reunite.Since their break-up in 1996, the British rockers have constantly rebutted rumours of a comeback, with bass player...

Noel Gallagher Says No To Morning Glory Reunion

Noel Gallagher has given his brother Liam "permission" to tour '(What's the Story) Morning Glory?' without him.The guitarist insists he had no desire to reunite with his estranged sibling and the rest of Oasis -...

Ian Brown Can Keep Driving South After Escaping Ban

Ian Brown has escaped a driving ban - because he needs to rehearse for The Stone Roses' reunion shows.The 48-year-old rocker was fined £650 plus costs of £300 and given six penalty points on his...

Stone Roses Shows Sell Out In 14 Minutes

The Stone Roses' reunion shows sold out in just 14 minutes today (21.10.11).The band shifted 150,000 tickets for their two dates at Manchester's Heaton Park on June 29 and 30 at a break-neck pace and...

Stone Roses Crash Websites With Huge Ticket Demand

Stone Roses have managed to crash various ticket sites today as hundreds of thousands of fans attempted to buy tickets for their two shows at Heaton Park, Manchester. THE Stone Roses are set to appear...

The Stone Roses Haven't Reformed For Money

The Stone Roses have reformed to "satisfy" their fans' dreams and "lift people up".The seminal Manchester indie band announced yesterday (19.10.11) they had reunited after 15 years apart for a world tour and to write...

No Fool's Gold: The Stone Roses Confirm Reformation

The Stone Roses have reformed.Singer Ian Brown, guitarist John Squire, bassist Gary 'Mani' Mounfield and drummer Alan 'Reni' Wren have resurrected the 'Fool's Gold' group fifteen years after originally splitting in 1996.The band have announced...

The Stone Roses To 'Rule The World Again', Says Ian Brown

The Stone Roses will "rule the world again", according to frontman Ian Brown who told a close friend the Manchester band are getting back together. An official announcement of the reunion is expected on Tuesday...

Ian Brown Claims Stone Roses Reunion 'Definitely Happening'

Ian Brown has reportedly confirmed The Stone Roses will reunite and "rule the world again".The 'I am the Resurrection' group are set to hold a press conference tomorrow, and singer Ian confirmed to friends this...

Stone Roses To Announce Comeback Tour

The Stone Roses are set to announce a reunion tour next week. The 'Fools Gold' group -comprising of Ian Brown, John Squire, Gary 'Mani' Mounfield and Alan 'Reni' Wren - have signed up for a...

Orlando Bloom Wants Clash's Joe Strummer Role?

Orlando Bloom wants to play Joe Strummer in a biopic of the late singer.The 'Pirates of the Caribbean' actor is a huge fan of The Clash singer - who died in 2002 at the age...

Wretch32 Learning Piano Skills

Wretch32 wants to learn how to play Adele songs on the piano, to impress girls. The 'Unorthadox' rapper revealed he has a softer side and although he is only at a beginner level, thinks the...

John Squire Finds Band Reunions 'Tragic'

John Squire thinks bands such as Blur, Suede and Pulp reuniting is "tragic".The former Stone Roses guitarist - who has turned his back on music and now works an artist - denies his band will...

Orlando Bloom's Performance Inspired By Oasis

Orlando Bloom's performance in his new movie was inspired by Ian Brown and Oasis.The actor stars with Juliette Lewis in 'Sympathy for Delicious' as the frontman of an aspiring rock band and he studied the...

Noel Gallagher Backs Manchester Music Hall Of Fame

Noel Gallagher is backing a project to build a musical Hall of Fame in Manchester.Plans to build a venue which would house memorabilia from Manchester artists both past and present as well as a live...

The Stone Roses To Reunite

The Stone Roses are set to reunite. The 'Fools Gold' group are in talks after frontman Ian Brown and guitarist John Squire settled their differences.The pair had been locked in a bitter war of words...

The Stone Roses

The Stone Roses Quick Links

News Pictures Video Music Press Festival Quotes RSS
Advertisement

Taylor Swift's New Video Receives Mad Love, Tops Vevo Record

Have you seen Taylor Swift’s video for Bad Blood already? Statistically speaking...

'Game Of Thrones' Musical Is Made A Reality... Sort Of...

For the first ever US Red Nose Day on NBC, all the stops were pulled out. What happens when you...

'Poltergeist''s New Cast Take On A Classic

Steven Spielberg and Tobe Hooper's 1982 haunted house movie 'Poltergeist' is so iconic that remaking it has always...

'Mad Max: Fury Road' Was A Special Challenge For Tom Hardy

Tom Hardy has made a name for himself with films like 'Inception', 'The Dark...

Advertisement

Bill Murray Wishes You 'A Very Murray Christmas' This December

Christmas has come early. Well, Christmas advertising has come early...

Brandon Flowers - I Can Change [Lyric] Video

With his new solo album 'The Desired Effect' out now, the Killers frontman Brandon...

Cooties - Trailer

Everyone knows fourth grade school children can be little monsters, but what happens when things get way too literal?...

The Cribs Have Released Their New Video And It Features Some Interesting Guests

Indie-rock band The Cribs have been delighting audiences with their unique blend...

Advertisement