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Singer Gavin Clark Dies

British singer/songwriter Gavin Clark has died.Clark passed away on Monday (16Feb15), but his age and the cause of his death had not been confirmed as Wenn went to press. The news was announced in...

Sir George Martin To Be Honoured At Music Producers Guild Awards

Famed Beatles producer Sir George Martin is to be recognised for his contributions to U.K. music at the forthcoming Music Producers Guild Awards.The recording studio pioneer, credited with shaping the Fab Four's sound, will take...

Beastie Boys Promo Named 2011'S Top Music Video

The BEASTIE BOYS' FIGHT FOR YOUR RIGHT (Revisited) video, featuring Seth Rogen, Elijah Wood and Danny Mcbride as the ageing rap trio, has topped a new poll to find the music promo of the year.The...

Lavelle Pays Tribute To Pal's Wife At Gig

UNKLE frontman JAMES LAVELLE took time out of his performance in London on Tuesday (07Sep10) to pay tribute to a pal who died just hours earlier.The DJ was playing a special gig with The Heritage...

Metallica & Black Sabbath Team Up For Record Store Day

METALLICA and BLACK SABBATH have teamed up to give April's (10) Record Store Day a big boost.The heavy rock supergroups will feature on a limited edition double-A-side, which will be released to coincide with the...

Astbury Making Movie Based On Nobel Prize Winner's Book

THE CULT frontman IAN ASTBURY is hoping to add documentarian to his resume by making a movie based on Nobel Prize-winning author Andrea Smith's book Conquest: Sexual Violence and American Indian Genocide.The rocker, who has...

Homme And Dalle Join The Man From Unkle

Rock couple JOSH HOMME and BRODY DALLE will join British dance music star JAMES LAVELLE on his third UNKLE project. THE CULT star IAN ASTBURY has also recorded vocals for three tracks on the...

Carey Makes It Eight Weeks On Top

MARIAH CAREY has notched up her eighth successive week at number one on the US singles chart. Her single WE BELONG TOGETHER originally toppled GWEN STEFANI's HOLLABACK GIRL way back in early June (05)...

Depp Denies Basing Wonka On Jackson

Actor JOHNNY DEPP has slammed reports he based his eccentric character WILLY WONKA on troubled singer MICHAEL JACKSON - insisting the colourful role was based on a selection of children's TV show presenters. Depp...

Vaughn Snubbed Bond

Director MATTHEW VAUGHN turned down the opportunity to helm CASINO ROYALE - the 21st JAMES BOND movie - because he wants to bring cult 1960s TV series THE MAN FROM UNCLE to the big screen....

Brown Drowns In Song Options

Former STONE ROSES star IAN BROWN sympathises with BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN's setlist struggle before concerts, because he too has a huge archive of material to choose from. The British singer has recently introduced his ex-band's...

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