Aug 17, 2012 03:59 EDT
British alternative rock band Placebo left fans severely short-changed after performing just one song at a summer music festival in Austria that they were headlining before leaving the stage.
Aug 12, 2012 20:09 EDT
The London 2012 Games bade farewell Sunday with a giant singalong party, bringing the curtain down in spectacular style on an Olympics that has radiated the feelgood factor throughout.
Jul 25, 2012 07:23 EDT
The feuding Gallagher brothers may not be speaking to each other after their acrimonious Oasis split three years ago, but they will share the bill at this weekend's Fuji Rock festival in Japan.
Jun 26, 2012 13:18 EDT
British alternative rock group Blur will perform two new singles on Twitter via live worldwide video stream Monday, their record label said.
May 23, 2012 23:59 EDT
The Stone Roses, one of the seminal bands to emerge from the Manchester indie rock scene in the 1980s, played their first show since bitterly disbanding in 1996.
Apr 03, 2012 09:28 EDT
A fresh wave of Beatlemania could sweep the world after Paul McCartney's son said four of the legendary British rock group's children were considering setting up a band together.
Feb 22, 2012 02:37 EST
Just over a week after her spectacular sweep at the Grammys, soul diva Adele triumphed on home soil at the annual Brit Awards in London.
Feb 22, 2012 02:33 EST
Just over a week after her spectacular sweep at the Grammys, British soul diva Adele triumphed on home soil at the annual Brit Awards in London.
Feb 21, 2012 17:46 EST
Just over a week after her spectacular sweep at the Grammys, British soul diva Adele triumphed on home soil Tuesday at the annual Brit Awards in London.
Dec 07, 2011 20:27 EST
LONDON (Reuters) - Britpop band Blur will receive an Outstanding Contribution to Music award at next year's BRITs, Britain's answer to the Grammys.
Oct 24, 2011 10:42 EDT
Ireland's U2 were named on Monday as the greatest rock band of the past quarter of a century.
Oct 23, 2011 15:21 EDT
LONDON (Reuters) - Former Oasis member Noel Gallagher soared to the top of the British album chart on Sunday with his debut solo release, brushing aside Matt Cardle, last year's "X-Factor" winner.
Oct 14, 2011 03:55 EDT
Two years after a bitter blow-up with his brother Liam drew the curtain on Britpop sensation Oasis, Noel Gallagher makes the jump from "sideman" to frontman as his solo debut hits shelves on Monday.
Aug 19, 2011 06:33 EDT
LONDON (Reuters) - The Gallagher brothers, who stormed British pop in the 1990s when they were together in rock band Oasis, have taken their increasingly bitter war of words to court.
Aug 18, 2011 22:32 EDT
The feud between Oasis rockers Noel and Liam Gallagher heated up Friday after singer Liam issued a libel writ against his brother over claims a show was cancelled due to his drinking.
Jul 07, 2011 03:41 EDT
Former Oasis guitarist and songwriter Noel Gallagher has returned to the music world with the announcement he has written two solo albums, the first of which will be released in October.
Jul 06, 2011 13:59 EDT
Former Oasis guitarist and songwriter Noel Gallagher returned to the music world Wednesday with the announcement he had written two solo albums, the first of which will be released in October.
Jul 06, 2011 10:22 EDT
LONDON (Reuters) - Noel Gallagher unveiled plans on Wednesday for his first solo album, and recalled the day in Paris two years ago when rock band Oasis broke up amid violent scenes involving his brother and lead singer Liam.
Jul 04, 2011 07:31 EDT
The outspoken British rock group Radiohead, which has been critical of China's human rights record, appears to be testing the country's censored Internet by opening a Chinese microblog account.
May 23, 2011 11:19 EDT
Liam Gallagher is hoping to cast Johnny Depp in the Beatles movie he is making.