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Police Release Phil Spector Mugshot

A mugshot of eccentric producer, Phil Spector has been released by Californian officials. The mugshots were taken shortly after the producer was sentenced to second-degree murder. Fans of the wall of sound producer, will be shocked to see him looking gaunt and pensive, and without one of his many wigs. Prisoners in California are not [...]

Pete Doherty Arrested For Drugs Possession

Pete Doherty has been arrested in Gloucester in the early hours of this morning (June 11). The former Libertine was taken into custody by police after he was seen driving erratically around the city. He was stopped roughly 30 minutes after finishing a solo performance at the Guildhall venue. A spokesman said for Gloucester police [...]

Blur Post Rehearsal Footage On Youtube

Blur have posted up clips of them rehearsing ahead of their live comeback online. The full band will make their return at Colchester’s East Anglian Railway Museum – the scene of their first ever show – playing for around 150 people. They are then set to play a series of sold out dates around the [...]

Beach Break Forced To Move To kent

With just seven days unitll the festival was due to start, Beach Break Live were dealt a huge blow by Cornwall council last weekend when planning permission for the event was rejected. Since then organisers have been looking for a new site and have confirmed that the Port Lympne Safari Park in Kent will be [...]

The Specials Announce More Tour Dates

The Specials are to continue their reunion with another UK tour this autumn. The band will begin the 13-date tour at the Arena in Cardiff on November 1. Additional dates will take place in Plymouth and Wolverhampton before the tour ends with two shows in London on November 24 and 25. The Specials UK dates [...]

Editors Announce U.K and Irleand Tour

Editors have announced Autumn 2009 tour dates. The band had previously announced they were to open the new Birmingham O2 Academy on 10th September, and will now embark on a full tour in October. The tour will be in support of their third album ‘In This Light And On This Evening’. The dates are: SEPTEMBER [...]

Arctic Monkeys Name Third Album ‘Humbug’

Arctic Monkeys have announced the title of their forthcoming third studio album. ‘Humbug’ is set to be released on 24th August, the week of the band’s headline slots at Reading And Leeds Festivals. The album was produced by James Ford and Josh Homme from Queens Of The Stone Age. The tracklisting for ‘Humbug’ is: ‘My [...]

White Lies Announce New U.K Winter Tour

White Lies have announced a new tour for this winter. The band will head out on the road at the end of 2009 for a string of dates, with support from Asobi Seksu and Violens. The dates are: NOVEMBER 18 Bournemouth O2 Academy 19 London O2 Academy Brixton 22 Leeds O2 Academy 23 Norwich UEA [...]

Radiohead’s Thom Yorke Amongst New Additions To Latitude Festival.

Latitude Festival have announced the addition of Radiohead legend Thom Yorke to the line up taking place in Henham Park this July. Thom Yorke, will be playing a rare and exclusive solo set on the Obelisk Arena at noon on Sunday. Melvin Benn, Managing Director, Festival Republic says: “There is nothing I can add that [...]

The Rifles To Launch Their Own Club Night

The Rifles launch will their own club night at London’s Proud on June 17. Narrow Minded Social Club, whci is named after one of the band’s own songs, will take place every month in the Camden venue. Rifles guitarist Luke Crowther said: “We get so many requests from fans who are in bands asking if [...]