Latest Wilko Johnson News


Wilko Johnson Slams Glastonbury Bosses For Snubbing Him Until Cancer Battle

The Dr. Feelgood founder, who is revered as one of the founding influences of Britain's punk movement, announced in 2013 he had late stage pancreatic cancer and doctors had given him less than...

The Miraculous Story Of Wilko Johnson's Survival Told In New Julien Temple Documentary

The story of Wilko Johnson and his 'battle' with cancer is a remarkable one; to be diagnosed with terminal cancer and then find himself on the road to recovery made for a whirlwind of the...

Wilko Johnson Penning Memoir

The former Dr. Feelgood star was given months to live when he was diagnosed with terminal pancreatic cancer in early 2013, but he shunned treatment and defied doctors' predictions to embark on a...

Sick Wilko Johnson Cuts Gig Short

The former Dr. Feelgood star, who was given the all-clear in his cancer battle last year (14), was performing at the Wickham Festival in England when he was taken ill and left the...

Mastodon Stars Butchered In Game Of Thrones

The rockers were delighted to film cameo appearances in the popular fantasy series, playing a group of savages known as 'wildlings', who are killed and then come back from the dead as reanimated...

Wilko Johnson Was Scared To Announce Cancer All-clear

Veteran rocker Wilko Johnson struggled to announce he had been cured of cancer because he had spent more than a year convinced he was dying.The former Dr. Feelgood star was diagnosed with terminal pancreatic cancer...

Wilko Johnson Has Diabetes

British rocker Wilko Johnson has been diagnosed with diabetes following his life-saving surgery last year (14).The former Dr. Feelgood star underwent a dramatic operation at a hospital in England to remove several of his organs...

Stereophonics Want 'Hot Girls' On Rider

Stereophonics have ''hot girls with cellos'' on their rider for London's Royal Albert Hall.The Welsh rockers have been announced as one of six headline acts for a series of shows at the iconic venue to...

Wilko Johnson To Play Gig For Hospital That Saved His Life

Death-defying musician Wilko Johnson is to play a charity gig in aid of the hospital where he received life-saving cancer treatment.The Dr. Feelgood rocker resigned himself to certain death when he was diagnosed with inoperable...

Wilko Johnson Being Cancer-free Is 'Tricky

Wilko Johnson has found it ''tricky'' readjusting to life after beating cancer.The Dr Feelgood guitarist was told he had just months left to live when he was diagnosed with the deadly disease in January 2013,...

Wilko Johnson: 'Facing Death Was A Marvellous Experience'

Miracle man Wilko Johnson is adamant he is not angry about spending a year facing 'certain' death and insists the experience was "marvellous" and one he would "recommend".The Dr. Feelgood rocker was diagnosed with inoperable...

Wilko Johnson Wants To Get Back On Stage

British rocker Wilko Johnson feels "80 to 90 per cent" better following his cancer surgery and is raring to perform again.The former Dr. Feelgood star was given months to live when his pancreatic cancer was...

Wilko Johnson: 'I Shouldn't Be Here'

Wilko Johnson believes he ''shouldn't be here'' after battling cancer.The 'Game of Thrones' actor was given the all clear in October following a 17-month battle with pancreatic cancer, and has recalled the ''marvellous'' time he...

Roger Daltrey Backs Oasis Comeback

Roger Daltrey believes Oasis will reform.The Who frontman performed alongside 'Wonderwall' rocker Liam Gallagher on Tuesday (11.11.14) and admitted that he is convinced that the band will get back together at some point in the...

Queen Named Band Of The Year At Classic Rock Roll Of Honour Awards

Queen have been named Band of the Year at the Classic Rock Roll Of Honour presented by Orange Amplification awards.Icons in rock music from past and present were celebrated at the event at The Avalon...

Surgeon Pays Tribute To Wilko Johnson And Medics Over Cancer Fight

A surgeon who masterminded the major surgery that cured Wilko Johnson's cancer has paid tribute to the rocker's bravery, hailing him for enduring "the limits of what a human being can take".The Dr. Feelgood star...

Wilko Johnson Owes His Life To Surgeon Fan

Wilko Johnson has a fan to thank for his cancer recovery.The rocker declared himself "cured" of pancreatic cancer at Britain's Q Awards last Wednesday (22Oct14), 21 months after he was given just months to live...

Wilko Johnson Investigated For Assault

Wilko Johnson was investigated by police after his manager Robert Hoy accused him of assault.The R&B guitarist was quizzed by Essex police after Hoy claimed that he had been attacked by the musician in February.According...

Cancer Free Wilko Johnson - "They Did It, Man!"

Rhythm and Blues legend Wilko Johnson gave a five minute acceptance speech while receiving an icon award at the 'Q Awards' and took the time to reveal he was cancer free. In 2012, Johnson was...

Wilko Johnson Is 'Cured Of Cancer'

Rocker Wilko Johnson declared himself "cured" of pancreatic cancer at the Q Awards on Wednesday (22Oct14).The former Dr. Feelgood star was given months to live in January last year (13) but defied doctors by lasting...

Wilko Johnson Tells Fans 'I'm Still Here!' As He Collects Icon Award

Plucky rocker Wilko Johnson appeared in public on Wednesday (22Oct14) for the first time since undergoing major cancer surgery earlier this year (14) and told fans: "I'm still standing!"The former Dr. Feelgood star was diagnosed...

The Who Release New Song To Mark 50th Anniversary

The Who are to release a new song to celebrate their 50th anniversary.The 'My Generation' rockers reached the landmark this year and are bringing out 'Who Hits 50', a compilation of their best songs, complete...

Wilko Johnson Planning Game Of Thrones Return

Veteran musician Wilko Johnson is plotting a return to hit Tv show Game Of Thrones after he recovers from cancer surgery.The former Dr. Feelgood star appeared in the fantasy show as executioner Ser Ilyn Payne...

Wilko Johnson Making 'Excellent Progress' After Operation

Wilko Johnson is making ''excellent progress'' following an operation to remove a pancreatic tumour.The former Dr. Feelgood guitarist was given just 10 months to live by doctors when he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in...

Wilko Johnson Making 'Excellent Progress' A Month After Cancer Surgery

Terminally-ill rocker Wilko Johnson has been discharged from hospital and is making "excellent progress" in his recovery after undergoing surgery to remove a tumour from his pancreas.The former Dr. Feelgood star, who has been suffering...

Wilko Johnson Writing Songs After Surgery

Wilko Johnson is working on tracks for a new album with Roger Daltrey just weeks after undergoing major surgery as part of his cancer battle.The former Dr. Feelgood star, who was diagnosed with the disease...

Roger Daltrey Hoping For Wilko Johnson Recovery After Surgery

Rock legend Roger Daltrey is hopeful there is a "chance" terminally-ill musician Wilko Johnson will make a full recovery after undergoing pioneering surgery.The former Dr. Feelgood star, who was diagnosed with inoperable cancer in January,...

Wilko Johnson's Tumour Successfully Removed

Terminally-ill rocker Wilko Johnson is recovering in hospital after medics successfully removed a tumour from his pancreas.The former Dr. Feelgood star, who has been suffering from inoperable pancreatic cancer since January, 2013, was admitted to...

Wilko Johnson Recovering After Doctors 'Successfully' Remove Tumour

Wilko Johnson is recovering well after radical cancer surgery.The former Dr Feelgood guitarist had a pancreatic tumour ''successfully'' removed during a nine hour operation on Wednesday (30.04.14) and doctors are said to be ''happy'' with...

Wilko Johnson Cancels All Upcoming Events Following Surgery

Terminally-ill rocker Wilko Johnson's public engagements have been cancelled after he underwent major surgery on Wednesday (30Apr14).The former Dr. Feelgood star was given just months to live after doctors discovered he was suffering from inoperable...

Wilko Johnson

Wilko Johnson Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Press Festival Quotes RSS
Artists
Actors
    Filmmakers
      Artists
      Bands
        Musicians
          Artists
          Celebrities
             
              Artists
              Interviews
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.