Bowie, Stones and the Pistols turned down Olympics

It’s been discovered that David Bowie, Rolling Stones, Sex Pistols and Kate Bush all turned down the chance to appear in the¬†Olympic Games closing ceremony, according to reports. All of the above artists were approached, but declined the invite to take part from the ceremony’s producer Kim Gavin. The piece also states that The Who … [Read the full story]

The Libertines reunion is over before it bagan

Fresh from the double bounty of Prince William dressing up in their trademark red jacket for that little private ceremony in London and another reunion gig earlier in the week on Wednesday night fans of The Libertines probably hoped that the reunion was really on this time. I count myself amongst that number as for … [Read the full story]

Carl Barat solo tour…not much without Pete Doherty

After the Libertines got back together this year at Reading and Leeds festivals, Carl Barat embarks on a solo tour. They’ll be a few Libertine and Dirty Pretty Things tracks played at a Carl Barat gig, to keep the audience happy, but most of his solo stuff is much of a muchness. ‘So Long My … [Read the full story]