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The Rapture Split In Secret

New York rockers The Rapture have split after 16 years together.The musicians decided against announcing the break-up, and the news only became public after frontman Luke Jenner joined the line-up of an upcoming gig in...

The Rapture To Bowl Against Fan

The Rapture will take on one of their fans at bowling next week. The 'Olio' group are playing a show in London as part of the Special Engagement Concert Series by, which aim to...

The Rapture's Jenner Quit Band To Deal With Family Issues

New York rockers The Rapture were temporarily left without a frontman after Luke Jenner quit the band to deal with his mother's suicide.The dance/punk stars were in the midst of recording their new album, In...

The Rapture's Positive Push

The Rapture purposefully wanted their new album to be positive. The 'House of Jealous Lovers' band's singer Luke Jenner was inspired to create their new album, 'In the Grace of Your Love', as an upbeat...

Noel Gallagher's Wonder-wife

Noel Gallagher says his wife has got more beautiful since she married him.The musician tied the knot with his long-term partner Sara MacDonald in June and he has claimed she has never looked better since...

Safer Quits The Rapture

Indie rockers THE RAPTURE are on the hunt for a new bass player, after MATTIE SAFER quit the band.Safer, who shared vocal duties with guitarist Luke Jenner, left the New York-based group in April (09),...

Bands To Perform Free Gig

KLAXONS, THE RAPTURE, DINOSAUR JR and ANNUALS are offering their time to support indie radio by performing a free concert. The bands have agreed to back the Free Yr Radio campaign in the US. Other...

Cocker: 'I'm Sick Of 'Career' Rockers'

British rocker JARVIS COCKER has hit out at over-rehearsed, corporate bands - insisting it is far more rock 'n' roll when musicians "mess up". The former PULP singer is desperate to see more creative artists...

Jay-z + Beyonce Top Best Song List

JAY-Z and BEYONCE have another reason to celebrate this morning (05DEC03) following their trawl of GRAMMY nominations - their hit collaboration CRAZY IN LOVE has been named ROLLING STONE's Song of The Year. The...

Coldplay Scoop Four Q Award Nominations

British rockers COLDPLAY are leading the race at music bible Q's annual awards - after picking up for four nominations. The YELLOW band - fronted by CHRIS MARTIN - have been nominated in the...

The Darkness Headline Mtv2 Birthday Bash

British rockers THE DARKNESS have cemented their mass appeal after being awarded a headline slot at London's BRIXTON ACADEMY to mark MTV2's fifth birthday. The I BELIEVE IN A THING CALLED LOVE band are...

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