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The Libertines Reunite For Hits-laden Hyde Park Warm Up In Glasgow

The Libertines reunited over the weekend for a high energy show in Glasgow, as warm up for their massive reunion show at Hyde Park next weekend. The band, Pete Doherty, Carl Barat, bass player...

Alex Turner To "Dust Off Tunic" For The Libertines Reunion Shows

Alex Turner said he would ‘relish’ the opportunity to see the newly-reformed Libertines perform live - suggesting he might even ‘knock the dust off his old tunic’ in support of the indie icons. Both Turner...

The Libertines Hoping For Record Deal

The Libertines are hoping to secure a new record deal after their reunion gig at London's Hyde Park. The 'Can't Stand Me Now' band - made up of Pete Doherty, Carl Barat, Gary Powell and...

The Libertines' Hyde Park Gig Opposed By Hyde Park Residents

Carl Barat has issued a pragmatic response to those opposing The Libertines’ comeback gig at Hyde Park in early July. “If people are concerned about noise they shouldn't have moved to Hyde Park,” he said....

The Libertines To Reform For Big Money Hyde Park Show?

The Libertines look set to reunite for a gig at Hyde Park, following a post on the band's official Facebook page. Singer Pete Doherty also gave a recent interview in which he said he planned...

David Bowie's Producer Gives Away Studio Secrets

David Bowie's producer is hosting The Record Producers Live in London.Tony Visconti - who has produced David Bowie albums including 'Space Oddity', 'Young Americans' and his latest, 'The Next Day' - will be joined by...

Carl Barat To Be Honoured With Doctorate

The Libertines star Carl Barat is to be awarded an honorary a doctorate from the University Of Winchester in England.The rocker will pick up his latest accolade next month (Nov12), according to Nme.com. Ironically,...

Gary Powell Slams Morrissey Over Backstage Snub

The Libertines drummer Gary Powell has launched a broadside against controversial rocker Morrissey, branding the outspoken star a "p**ck" and a "k**b".The cult British band played on the same bill as the former The Smiths...

Pete Doherty Kicked Out Of Rehab For 'Disruptive' Behaviour

Pete Doherty - the former frontman of The Libertines and Babyshambles - has been chucked out of rehab. A report from the Daily Mail reveals that the notoriously troublesome rocker has been asked to leave...

Carl Barat And Pete Doherty To Work On New Album

Former The Libertines stars Carl Barat and Pete Doherty are set to team up for a new album.The rockers fell out following the band's ill fated second album in 2004, before reforming for U.K. festivals...

Pete Doherty Checks Into Rehab

Pete Doherty has checked into rehab.The Libertines frontman flew to Thailand yesterday (26.06.12) to cure his addiction to heroin and crack cocaine.A statement on the singer's official website read: ''Peter has left the building, well...

Kate Moss Drunk Dials Pete Doherty

Pete Doherty claims his ex-girlfriend Kate Moss still drunk dials him - five years after they spilt.The Libertines frontman says the ''happily married'' supermodel sometimes leaves him voicemail messages when she is intoxicated even though...

Pete Doherty's Gainsbourg Affair

Pete Doherty enjoyed a brief affair with Charlotte Gainsbourg. The former Libertines rocker - who previously romanced Kate Moss - claims he and his 'Confessions of a Young Contemporary' co-star had a romance when they...

The Things They Say 24826

"Whenever I do things that are, in my mind, slightly laudable, he gets a bit jealous. He assumes that because I've got an exhibition, he should have one." Rocker/artist Pete Doherty insists his The Libertines...

Pete Doherty Inspired By Amy's Death

Pete Doherty found the wake of Amy Winehouse's death an ''inspiring time''. The singer and songwriter was living in squalor in London when his friend died of accidental alcohol poisoning last year, and found her...

Carl Barat: Libertines Will Perform Again

Carl Barat is ''sure'' The Libertines will perform together again.The 'Time For Heroes' hitmakers - Carl, Pete Doherty, Gary Powell and John Hassall - have not shared a stage since their one-off comeback shows at...

Kate Moss Destroyed Pete Doherty's Possessions

Kate Moss "destroyed" all of Pete Doherty's possessions when they split - apart from several elephant statues they bought together.The former Libertines rocker was in a turbulent relationship with the supermodel from January 2005 to...

Russell Brand Pens Emotional Amy Winehouse Letter

Russell Brand, the British comedian and close friend of the late Amy Winehouse, has penned an emotional letter detailing the times he spent with the British singer and criticising the lack of help she received...

Pete Doherty Jailed For Six Months

Pete Doherty has been sentenced to six months in prison after pleading guilty to cocaine possession.The Libertines singer - who was arrested last March in connection with the drugs related death of heiress Robin Whitehead...

Pete Doherty Says Carl Doesn't Trust Him

Pete Doherty claims his Libertines bandmate Carl Barat doesn't trust him anymore. The future of the 'Time for Heroes' band - who came together for a handful of reunion shows last year - looks bleak...

Pete Doherty Charged With Cocaine Possession

Pete Doherty has been charged with cocaine possession today (28.09.10).The Libertines rocker was formally handed the charge of having the Class A drug on his person when answering bail at a London police station.Doherty was...

Crush Forces Libertines Off Stage Again

THE LIBERTINES were forced to halt their festival set for the second night in a row on Saturday (28Aug10) - when several revellers got crushed and trampled during the frenetic performance.The cult British band reformed...

Carl Barat To Be A Dad

Carl Barat is to become a father.The Libertines frontman's girlfriend Edie Langley is expecting her first child with the rocker later this year and it is believed the new arrival will be a boy.A friend...

Doherty Blasted For Beer Spit

PETE DOHERTY has come under fire from critics after he was caught on camera spitting beer at a U.K. TV news reporter following THE LIBERTINES' reunion gig.The cult band, fronted by Doherty and Carl Barat,...

The Libertines Reunion A 'Potential Disaster'

Pete Doherty said The Libertines reunion is "potentially a f**king disaster". The singer and guitarist, who fronted the band with Carl Barat until 2004 - when he was kicked out for drug problems, shortly before...

Libertines Reform For U.k. Festival

Cult British rock band THE LIBERTINES are set to stun fans by reforming for a special guest slot at the U.K.'s Reading and Leeds festivals this year (10).The group - fronted by Pete Doherty and...

Carl Barat's 'Naked' Album

Carl Barat's solo album has a "naked" sound. The former Libertines frontman wants the collection of songs to be a departure from what people know him for. He said: "It will sound very different because...

The Libertines Reunite

THE LIBERTINES reunion is official - the founding members of the U.K. band have reportedly signed a new management deal.Rockers Pete Doherty and Carl Barat famously fell out over Doherty's excessive drug use, leading to...

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