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Ticketmaster And Live Nation Confirm $2.5bn Merger

Music industry leaders Ticketmaster and Live Nation are to merge to form a new company called Live Nation Entertainment.A $2.5 billion (1.73 billion) deal between the ticket seller and concert promoter is intended to create...

By on 11 February 2009

Reunited Blur To Headline T In The Park And Oxegen

Blur are to headline this summer's T in the Park and Oxegen festivals, it has been announced.The reunited Parklife stars will join Kings of Leon, Katy Perry and Snow Patrol at the Scottish and Irish...

By on 05 February 2009

Festival Organisers Listen To Fan Forums

Organisers of the Download and Wireless music festivals are to give fans a greater say in the running of the events.Music promoter Live Nation plans to roll out a number of new initiatives for Download...

By on 06 January 2009

The Music Announce New English Tour Dates

The Music have confirmed a brand new series of additions to their October tour.The Leeds quartet have announced eight English shows to precede their already-confirmed concerts in Scotland and London.The tour now kicks off on...

By on 10 September 2008

Man Stabbed At T In The Park Was 'Helping Female Friend'

A festivalgoer stabbed at the T in the Park festival in Scotland was attacked after coming to the aid of a female friend. Tayside police said a 22-year-old man suffered multiple wounds when he was...

By on 14 July 2008

Man In Hospital After Stabbing At T In The Park Festival

A festivalgoer at the T in the Park concert in Scotland has been admitted to hospital after being stabbed at the event.Tayside police said a 22-year-old man suffered multiple wounds when he was attacked in...

By on 13 July 2008

Over 80,000 Music Fans Flock To T In The Park

Over 80,000 music fans are heading to Balado, Scotland, this weekend for the T in the Park festival.People with camping tickets were treated to acts including Scotland's own KT Tunstall, The Verve and Stereophonics on...

By on 12 July 2008

T In The Park Signs Promotion Deal With Live Nation

The T in the Park festival has followed in the footsteps of Madonna and U2 by signing a deal with concert promoter Live Nation.The Material Girl agreed a groundbreaking contract with Live Nation in October...

By on 10 April 2008

Glastonbury Boss Eavis Hits Back At Jay-z Rumours

Glastonbury Festival organiser Michael Eavis has denied rumours in the tabloid press that headliner Jay-Z is to pull out of this year's event.The Sun newspaper's Bizarre gossip column had claimed the New York rap star...

By on 09 April 2008

Winehouse's Dad: My Affair Could Be To Blame For Problems

Amy Winehouse's father Mitch has admitted his extramarital affair could be partly to blame for his daughter's problems.Though the Back to Black star capped off a remarkable year with five wins at the Grammys, her...

By on 13 March 2008

Rem Announce Details Of UK Summer Stadium Tour

REM have announced details of their upcoming UK summer tour.The US band will play four major stadiums cross the England and Wales in August this year.They have confirmed they will play at Lancashire County Cricket...

By on 25 February 2008

T In The Park Sells Out In 1 Hour After Acts Announced

The line-up for this year's T In The Park festival has been announced.The Verve, Rage Against the Machine and REM will headline the event, due to take place between July 11th and 13th at Balado...

By on 16 February 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

Winehouse Cancels More Tour Dates

Neo-soul crooner Amy Winehouse will not be performing in the US and Canada this September due to the "rigours involved in touring".Last week, the Rehab singer cancelled all her shows in August, including the V...

By on 22 August 2007

V Kicks Off In The Sunshine

V festival 2007 kicked off in Essex and Staffordshire today, with fans enjoying a happily rain-free start to the two-day event.The festival has been hit by a number of big-name withdrawals, with Amy Winehouse, The...

By on 18 August 2007

Winehouse In Rehab

Neo-soul star Amy Winehouse has checked into an expensive retreat in order to help her recover from her troubles with substance abuse.The Sun reports that the Rehab singer has checked herself into the Causeway therapeutic...

By on 15 August 2007

Winehouse In Hospital

British neo-soul singer Amy Winehouse has been discharged from a London hospital after undergoing treatment for "severe exhaustion".The Rehab singer also called off her scheduled performance at the Oya music festival in Norway due to...

By on 09 August 2007

Christian Aid's 'Outer Space' Lovebox Campaign

Christian Aid will be raising awareness of climate change at this year's Lovebox weekender festival, with the help of some 'outer space' volunteers.A theatre group dressed as 'time travellers' will be wandering around the festival...

By on 20 July 2007

Snow Patrol Close T As Fans Prepare For Next Year

Snow Patrol headlined T in the Park with their keyboard player Tom Simpson after the band member had been held by police the day before.He was detained by Middlesex police on Saturday in connection with...

By on 09 July 2007

Sunny End To T In The Park

After a miserable start festival-goers in Kinross have been rewarded with excellent weather for the second half of this year's T in the Park.Heavy rain made car parks so boggy on Friday night they had...

By on 08 July 2007

Muddy Reckoning For T In The Park

This year's T in the Park festival has been doing its best to prove that Glastonbury doesn't have a monopoly on vast quagmires of mud.Last night saw tailbacks stretching back12 miles on the approach to...

By on 07 July 2007

T In The Park Revellers To 'Cut The Carbon'

Revellers at this year's T in the Park festival are being encouraged to sign up to Christian Aid's Cut the Carbon campaign.In a similar vein to the I Count movement at Glastonbury, Christian Aid hopes...

By on 06 July 2007

Gogol Bordello Swap T For Set With Madge

New York band Gogol Bordello have decided to swap their slot at T in the Park to appear on stage at Live Earth London with Madonna.The group were scheduled to play at the Scottish festival,...

By on 05 July 2007

Klaxons Announce UK Tour

Klaxons have announced the details of a new UK tour for the winter after what has already been a busy year for the band.The new-rave group will begin their jaunt in Manchester on November 26th...

By on 12 June 2007

More T In The Park Tickets Available

An extra allocation of tickets will be available for T in the Park, with 1,000 released for July 7th and a further 1,000 for July 8th.Cancellations due to the festival's anti-touting policy against multiple bookings...

By on 06 June 2007

Monkeys Confirm New Single

Arctic Monkeys have confirmed that fan favourite Fluorescent Adolescent will be the next single to be lifted from their number one album Favourite Worst Nightmare.The song will be released on July 9th and will be...

By on 02 June 2007

Interpol Set For UK Tour

Interpol have announced a number of UK dates in addition to the group's festival appearances this summer.The New York-based band will play five shows split between August and November, culminating in a London gig at...

By on 30 May 2007

Madonna And Ritchie "On The Rocks"

The marriage of Madonna and film director Guy Ritchie is close to breakdown, the News of the World claims today.Material Girl Madonna and the Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels director married six years ago...

By on 07 May 2007

Billboard Gets Worst Nightmare

Sheffield band Arctic Monkeys have charted at number seven in the US Billboard charts, their highest album entry so far.Released by Domino Records, Favourite Worst Nightmare sold 44,000 copies in its first week, 10,000 more...

By on 03 May 2007

Doherty 'Cooperating' With Drug Hearings

Babyshambles frontman Pete Doherty has been praised at his latest review of a drug treatment order.While attending the review at Thames magistrates court, district judge Jane McIvor said: "The fact you've turned up shows cooperation...

By on 18 April 2007

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