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Teetotal Festival Goer Calvin Harris

Calvin Harris gave up alcohol after overindulging at V Festival.The 'I'm Not Alone' hitmaker admits he got so drunk he can barely remember anything about last year's event in Chelmsford and it made him resolve...

No More UK Shows For Oasis?

Oasis have sparked rumours they will never perform in Britain again after pulling out of their headline performance at V Festival yesterday (23.08.09).The 'Live Forever' rockers axed their set at Chelmsford's Hylands Park after frontman...

Unhappy Camper Kimberley Walsh

Kimberley Walsh is scared of camping after climbing Mount Kilimanjaro.The Girls Aloud star - who climbed the African mountain with a group of celebrities, including her bandmate Cheryl Cole and Take That star Gary Barlow,...

Lady Gaga Wants Take That In Sack

Lady Gaga wants to have sex with the whole of Take That.The 'Paparazzi' singer thinks the group - consisting of Gary Barlow, Howard Donald, Mark Owen and Jason Orange - are "sexy" and would love...

Oasis Put Their Money Where Their Mouth Is

Oasis offered fans refunds after their concert was hit by two major technical faults.The British rockers were performing to 70,000 people at Manchester's Heaton Park last night (04.06.09) but the sound system blew as frontman...

Saturdays Set Sights On Number One

THE SATURDAYS have said they are aiming for the number one spot with their next single.The girlband have been building a reputation as one of the most vibrant pop acts in the charts, recently claiming...

By on 11 March 2009

Saturdays' Frankie Ecstatic About V Performance

The Saturdays' Frankie Sandford 'screamed the house down' when the girl band learnt they were to play this year's V Festival, according to her bandmates.In the week in which the quintet announced their first UK...

By on 09 March 2009

Killers And Oasis To Head 'Eclectic' V Festival Lineup

The Killers and Oasis have been announced as the headline acts for this summer's V Festival, with tickets on sale on Friday.Brandon Flowers and bandmates, as well NME award-winners Oasis, will take to the stage...

By on 03 March 2009

Noel Gallagher Attacker Facing 14-Year Prison Sentence

A man who pushed Oasis guitarist Noel Gallagher at a concert in Toronto could be jailed for 14 years after his charge was upgraded.Gallagher, 41, broke several ribs after Daniel Simpson, 47, rushed the stage...

By on 24 January 2009

Thousands Could Miss Gig After Police Close Ticket Site

Music fans could be left out of pocket after the Metropolitan police shut down a concert is thought to have made millions from ticket sales for shows by the likes of Kings of Leon,...

By on 21 October 2008

Gallagher Returns To Stage For First Time Since Attack

Noel Gallagher has taken to the stage with Oasis for the first time since being injured by an intruding fan at a show in Toronto.The songwriter was playing the band's song (What's the Story?) Morning...

By on 08 October 2008

Noel Gallagher: Seinfeld Helped Recovery From Stage Attack

Noel Gallagher has explained that resting in bed with US comedy series Seinfeld has aided his recovery after being attacked onstage last week.The Oasis guitarist was pushed and injured while performing at the V festival...

By on 12 September 2008

Man Charged With Assault After Noel Gallagher Stage Attack

A man has been charged with assault after pushing Oasis guitarist Noel Gallagher at a concert in Toronto.The songwriter was playing the band's song (What's the Story?) Morning Glory, when Daniel Simpson, 47, rushed the...

By on 09 September 2008

Noel Gallagher Injured After Toronto Stage Attack

Oasis guitarist Noel Gallagher has received hospital treatment after being pushed to the ground by a fan at a concert in Toronto.The songwriter was playing the band's song (What's the Story?) Morning Glory, when an...

By on 09 September 2008

Noel Gallagher 'Attacked' During Toronto Musical Festival

Oasis guitarist Noel Gallagher was pushed to the ground by a fan at a concert in Toronto, Canada on Sunday night.The Mancunian musician was playing the band's song (What's the Story?) Morning Glory when a...

By on 08 September 2008

Roots Manuva To Collaborate With James Blunt

ROOTS MANUVA has claimed that he is planning to work with housewives favourite JAMES BLUNT.The hip hop artist is set to release his latest album SLIME AND REASON today (September 1st), but has suggested that...

By on 01 September 2008

Muse Head To Italy To Continue Work On Album Five

A fifth album from Devon rock trio Muse could be on the way soon, drummer Dom Howard has revealed.Speaking in May after drumming for Razorlight guitarist Andy Burrows, Howard revealed that writing sessions had begun...

By on 26 August 2008

Delays Reveal Single Hooray Is About Ocd

Delays have explained that their hit single Hooray is actually about obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD).The joyous April release, which previewed the band's third album Everything's The Rush, is laden with happy strings and an energetic...

By on 22 August 2008

Furious Festivalgoers Complain After Ticket "Rip-off"

A ticket scam left hundreds of music fans attempting to attend last weekend's V festival out of pocket after passes to the events failed to arrive.Between 400 and 800 people were unable to enter the...

By on 20 August 2008

Fran Healey Has Wedding Ring Crisis

TRAVIS frontman Fran Healey had to halt his band's performance at the V Festival in Chelmsford this weekend – when he accidentally dropped his wedding ring.The band were in the middle of their hit song...

By on 18 August 2008

Kaiser Chiefs 'Not Offended' By Noel Gallagher Remarks

Kaiser Chiefs have accused Oasis guitarist Noel Gallagher of publicity seeking after he criticised the Leeds band.The I Predict A Riot stars headlined the 4Music stage at last weekend's V festival but according to Gallagher,...

By on 18 August 2008

Thousands Of Music Fans Flock To V Festival

The V Festival kicked off yesterday with artists ranging from electronic pioneers The Chemical Brothers to Pop Idol winner Will Young at the event's two sites at Hylands Park in Chelmsford, Essex, and Weston Park,...

By on 17 August 2008

Winehouse To Return To V Amid Ticket Warning To Festilval Goers

Amy Winehouse will return to the V Festival later, a year after cancelling her appearance at the event.The singer joins a host of acts, including The Verve and Kings of Leon, who will perform at...

By on 16 August 2008

Stereophoncs Star Takes New Bike To Work

STEREOPHONCS guitarist RICHARD JONES has taken delivery of a new motorcycle to help him cut the time it takes to get across London between the recording studio and his record company.The bass player is "delighted"...

By on 16 July 2008

Killers Announced As Headliners For Reading, Leeds

The Killers have been announced as the headline act for this year's Reading and Leeds festivals.A message on the festivals' official websites said the Las Vegas band would play Reading on Saturday August 23rd and...

By on 31 March 2008

V Festival Tickets All Snapped Up Within 90 Minutes

Tickets for this summer's V Festival have sold out – just 90 minutes after being made available for sale.Festival organisers said all 80,000 tickets for the August event had been snapped up within an hour...

By on 07 March 2008

Winehouse To Play At V Festival

AMY WINEHOUSE is set to be one of the major acts performing at this year's V Festival.Last night organisers announced that the BACK TO BLACK songstress will play at the August event following successful performances...

By on 04 March 2008

Snow Patrol Member Escapes Drug Charge

Tom Simpson, the chart-topping band's keyboard player, was alleged to have been found in possession of cocaine in Glasgow's Sauchiehall Street on June 24th, 2006.The 35-year-old had been scheduled to appear at Glasgow Sheriff Court...

By on 27 September 2007

Coldplay Reinvent Their Own Wheel

CHRIS MARTIN backtracked on his promise to "reinvent the wheel" with COLDPLAY's next album when he realised his band would be foolish to dramatically alter their winning songwriting style. Following Coldplay's headline performance at...

The La's Reunited By Oasis

Seminal British band THE LA'S have thrilled fans by reuniting for a major concert - and it's all thanks to OASIS. The THERE SHE GOES group split in the early 1990s following the release...

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