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Locomotives' Bloody Concert

Locomotives weirdest show had "fake blood coming out the walls". The 'Carnival' band have played all over the country, but their strangest experience came when they played at a festival in Manchester, northern England. Bass...

Oprah Winfrey: The Book

Oprah Winfrey is set to release a book.The 240-page publication, entitled 'The Oprah Winfrey Show: Reflections on an American Legacy', will be released on November 15 and contain 150 photographs, personal memories and highlights from...

Snow Patrol Taken Under U2'S 'Wings'

Snow Patrol feel very fortunate to have been taken under the "wings" of U2.The 'Chasing Cars' group have been supporting the Irish rockers on their '360 Degree' tour - which ends on Saturday (30.07.11) -...

Documentary To Open Toronto Festival

Davis Gugenheim's From the Sky Down , a documentary about the Irish rock band U2, has been set to open the Toronto Film Festival on Sept. 8, organizers announced today (Tuesday). It will be the...

Michael Eavis Predicts End To Glastonbury

Glastonbury festival organiser Michael Eavis thinks the event could end in "three or four years".The 75-year-old has been running the festival on his Worthy Farm site in Somerset, Southern England since 1981, but feels financial...

U2 To Sell Off Tour Claws

U2 are to sell off the stage 'claws' used on their '360 Tour'.The Irish rock band created incredible 29,000-square-foot steel 'claws' which formed the structure of the set and allowed for 360 degree views for...

Beyonce Knowles Closes Glastonbury

Beyonce Knowles felt like a "rock star" as she closed the Glastonbury festival last night (26.06.11).The 'If I Were A Boy' singer stunned revellers by playing a number of covers during her energetic set at...

U2 At Glastonbury - Violence Breaks Out

U2 played their long-awaited headline slot at Glastonbury Festival last night, but had to cope with a strong showing from Art Uncut demonstrators, protesting against what they perceive to be the band's tax dodging, Nme.com...

Glastonbury Boss Always Wanted U2

Glastonbury organisers have been trying to book U2 for 32 years.The Irish rockers headline the world-famous festival tonight (24.06.11) - a year after they pulled out when frontman Bono suffered a back injury - and...

Prince Blasts Glastonbury Organisers

Prince claims Glastonbury festival organisers "illegally" use his name to promote the event.The 'Raspberry Beret' hitmaker insists he has never been in negotiations to perform at the three-day concert in Somerset, South West England, but...

Beyonce Knowles' Long Glastonbury Rehearsals

Beyonce Knowles is rehearsing for 210 hours every day ahead of her Glastonbury show.The 'Halo' hitmaker headlines the world-famous music event in Somerset, South West England, on Sunday (26.06.11) and is determined to give the...

Coldplay Always Dreamed Of Headlining Glastonbury

Coldplay have "dreamed" of playing at Glastonbury since they were children.The 'Every Teardrop is a Waterfall' hitmakers - who will headline the festival in Somerset, South West England, on Saturday (25.06.11) - admitted nerves are...

U2 Fronted By 'Robo-bono'

U2 will be fronted by "Robo-Bono" at the Glastonbury festival.The legendary rockers will headline the world-famous music event in Somerset, South West England on Friday (24.06.11), a year after they pulled out of playing after...

Chris Martin Behind Beyonce's Glastonbury Appearance

Coldplay singer Chris Martin helped convince Beyonce Knowles to appear at Glastonbury. The 'Run the World (Girls)' singer was apprehensive about signing up for the festival - one of the Europe's biggest - after her...

Jay-z Had No Special Requests

Emily Eavis says Jay-Z was one of the most down-to-earth acts to have performed at Glastonbury.The hip-hop superstar headlined the world-famous festival in 2008 and while the decision caused outrage is some parts, the organiser...

U2 World's Highest Paid Musicians

U2 have been named the World's Highest Paid Musicians. The 'With or Without You' topped the poll by Forbes magazine - which counted down the highest grossing acts of the last 12 months - earning...

The Edge's Property Proposal Rejected

U2 guitarist The Edge has been told his property development proposal would be one of the all-time "worst" for environmental devastation.The 'Elevation' rocker - whose real name is David Evans - had a proposal to...

Spider-man Musical Opens After Months Of Turmoil

The 'Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark' show is set to open tonight (14.06.11).The Broadway musical - which U2 frontman Bono and guitarist The Edge have written all the music and lyrics for - has been...

Bono Admits Spiderman Musical 'Didn't Work'

Bono admits 'Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark' initially "didn't work".The Broadway musical - the most expensive in history - has been hit by many problems since the first preview shows in November 2010 but the...

Lily Allen To Spend Honeymoon In Teepee

Lily Allen will celebrate her honeymoon in a teepee at the Glastonbury Festival.The pop star wed Sam Cooper on Saturday (11.06.11) and the newlyweds will celebrate their union at the music event - which is...

Maroon 5 To Emulate Queen Live Shows

Maroon 5 promise " a mother*****r of a show" for their summer tour. Singer Adam Levigne promises the 'This Love' group will be pulling out all the stops for their US tour - starting at...

U2 'Gutted' They Can't Release New Material

U2 are "gutted" they won't have a new album finished before next year.The 'With or Without You' group had originally planned to release new material by the end of their 360 Degree tour this July,...

Take That Stuck In Robot

Two members of Take That got stuck inside their giant robot stage prop at the weekend.Mark Owen and Howard Donald were stranded in the palms of the 30 metre robot torso and arms - nicknamed...

Bono Forced To Hitchhike In Canadian Rain

Bono was forced to hitchhike when caught in heavy rain this week.The U2 singer and his assistant were taking a stroll in West Vancouver on Tuesday (31.05.11) but had to flag a passing car to...

Arnold Schwarzenegger Begging Wife

Arnold Schwarzenegger has reportedly begged Maria Shriver to save their marriage.The couple split after 25 years together earlier this month when it emerged Arnold fathered a 13 year old son with the family's former housekeeper,...

Lenny Kravitz Announces New Album And Tour

Lenny Kravitz will release new album 'Black and White America' this summer.The 'Fly Away' hitmaker's ninth studio album will come out on August 22, preceded by a single, 'Stand' on June 6 and he will...

Lady Gaga Won't Look For Love

Lady Gaga would never go looking for love.The 'Judas' singer - who recently split from boyfriend Luc Carl - insists relationships tend to happen at unexpected times, but doesn't think being romantically involved with someone...

Johnny Depp Fan Will.i.am

will.i.am "chased" Johnny Depp through a building.The Black Eyed Peas star is a huge fan of the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' actor and was determined to get his picture taken with the Hollywood hunk when...

Bob Dylan A 'Huge Hero'

Bob Dylan has been hailed a "huge hero" by Kings of Leon. The legendary 'Blowin' in the Wind' folk singer celebrates his 70th birthday today (24.05.11) and a host of stars have all paid tribute...

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