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Stella Mccartney Turns 40 With Star-studded Bash

Stella McCartney celebrated her 40th birthday with a star-studded party last night (13.09.11).The fashion designer - daughter of Beatles legend Sir Paul McCartney and his late wife Linda - held the bash at exclusive London...

Pearl Jam Celebrate 20th Birthday

Pearl Jam have celebrated their 20th birthday with a sold-out gig in Canada.The 'Jeremy' rockers played a 150-minute greatest hits set at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, which ended with Neil Young collaborating with...

Lady Gaga And Usher Sign Up For Charity Performance

Lady Gaga, members of U2 and Usher will all perform at a charity fundraiser set up by Bill Clinton. The former US president is holding a party at the Hollywood Bowl in California to raise...

Lady Gaga To Headline Bill Clinton Concert

Lady Gaga along with a host of other celebrities including Bono, The Egde and Usher will perform at next month's (October 2011) concert to mark the 10th anniversary of the William J. Clinton Foundation.The charity...

Bono Banned From Edun Creative Process

Bono is banned from getting involved in the creative process at Edun.The U2 rocker is a member of the board in his wife Ali Hewson's company - a for-profit fashion brand with a mission to...

Bono Worried About U2'S Legacy

Bono worries U2 will be remembered as a "very good" band rather than a "great" one. The 'Even Better Than The Real Thing' rockers are unveiling a new documentary, 'From The Sky Down', which focuses...

U2 Open Toronto Film Festival

U2 have opened the 36th Toronto Film Festival with a documentary about the release of their 1991 album Achtung Baby.The documentary traces the creation of the Irish band's album which was recorded in Berlin and...

Sting Working On His First Musical

Veteran rocker Sting has signed on to score an upcoming musical by award-winning playwright Brian Yorkey.Next to Normal creator Yorkey and the Police frontman have teamed up to stage The Last Ship, which will centre...

Lenny Kravitz Hopes To Make Art With New Album

Lenny Kravitz wants his new album Black and White America to be considered a work of art and has modelled it on his musical heroes. "An album used to be a thing -- just like...

George Clooney Throws A-list Party At Lake Como

George Clooney has thrown an A-list party at his Lake Como holiday home.The Hollywood actor invited 'Ides of March' co-stars Evan Rachel Wood and Marisa Tomei to his Italian abode, which is thought to have...

Kasabian Are The 'Last' Rock Band

Kasabian are the "last" rock band left. The 'Days are Forgotten' rockers are hoping they can take their success to the next level with their new album 'Velociraptor!' as they feel they are the only...

Tom Jones' Reps Play Down Heart Scare Reports, Insist Singer Was Dehydrated

Representatives for Tom Jones are playing down reports suggesting he suffered heart problems prior to a show in Monte Carlo, Monaco on Saturday (27Aug11), insisting the veteran singer was simply dehydrated.The 71-year-old Welsh crooner was...

Green Day Unveil Amy Winehouse Tribute

Green Day have unveiled a tribute to late singer Amy Winehouse.The 'American Idiot' rockers debuted the new track - which makes references to the 'Rehab' hitmaker's troubled life up to her unexpected death on July...

Locomotives' Bloody Concert

Locomotives weirdest show had "fake blood coming out the walls". The 'Carnival' band have played all over the country, but their strangest experience came when they played at a festival in Manchester, northern England. Bass...

Oprah Winfrey: The Book

Oprah Winfrey is set to release a book.The 240-page publication, entitled 'The Oprah Winfrey Show: Reflections on an American Legacy', will be released on November 15 and contain 150 photographs, personal memories and highlights from...

Snow Patrol Taken Under U2'S 'Wings'

Snow Patrol feel very fortunate to have been taken under the "wings" of U2.The 'Chasing Cars' group have been supporting the Irish rockers on their '360 Degree' tour - which ends on Saturday (30.07.11) -...

Documentary To Open Toronto Festival

Davis Gugenheim's From the Sky Down , a documentary about the Irish rock band U2, has been set to open the Toronto Film Festival on Sept. 8, organizers announced today (Tuesday). It will be the...

Michael Eavis Predicts End To Glastonbury

Glastonbury festival organiser Michael Eavis thinks the event could end in "three or four years".The 75-year-old has been running the festival on his Worthy Farm site in Somerset, Southern England since 1981, but feels financial...

U2 To Sell Off Tour Claws

U2 are to sell off the stage 'claws' used on their '360 Tour'.The Irish rock band created incredible 29,000-square-foot steel 'claws' which formed the structure of the set and allowed for 360 degree views for...

Beyonce Knowles Closes Glastonbury

Beyonce Knowles felt like a "rock star" as she closed the Glastonbury festival last night (26.06.11).The 'If I Were A Boy' singer stunned revellers by playing a number of covers during her energetic set at...

U2 At Glastonbury - Violence Breaks Out

U2 played their long-awaited headline slot at Glastonbury Festival last night, but had to cope with a strong showing from Art Uncut demonstrators, protesting against what they perceive to be the band's tax dodging, Nme.com...

Glastonbury Boss Always Wanted U2

Glastonbury organisers have been trying to book U2 for 32 years.The Irish rockers headline the world-famous festival tonight (24.06.11) - a year after they pulled out when frontman Bono suffered a back injury - and...

Prince Blasts Glastonbury Organisers

Prince claims Glastonbury festival organisers "illegally" use his name to promote the event.The 'Raspberry Beret' hitmaker insists he has never been in negotiations to perform at the three-day concert in Somerset, South West England, but...

Beyonce Knowles' Long Glastonbury Rehearsals

Beyonce Knowles is rehearsing for 210 hours every day ahead of her Glastonbury show.The 'Halo' hitmaker headlines the world-famous music event in Somerset, South West England, on Sunday (26.06.11) and is determined to give the...

U2 Fronted By 'Robo-bono'

U2 will be fronted by "Robo-Bono" at the Glastonbury festival.The legendary rockers will headline the world-famous music event in Somerset, South West England on Friday (24.06.11), a year after they pulled out of playing after...

Coldplay Always Dreamed Of Headlining Glastonbury

Coldplay have "dreamed" of playing at Glastonbury since they were children.The 'Every Teardrop is a Waterfall' hitmakers - who will headline the festival in Somerset, South West England, on Saturday (25.06.11) - admitted nerves are...

Chris Martin Behind Beyonce's Glastonbury Appearance

Coldplay singer Chris Martin helped convince Beyonce Knowles to appear at Glastonbury. The 'Run the World (Girls)' singer was apprehensive about signing up for the festival - one of the Europe's biggest - after her...

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