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Adele tight-lipped on James Bond theme future

March 9th, 2014 7:20am EDT
Adele
Adele is keeping James Bond bosses in the dark over whether she'll record the next theme song.
The global superstar recorded the title track for 2012 movie 'Skyfall', and while many behind the scenes of the upcoming 24th film in the British spy saga are keen for her to sing the next song, she's refusing to commit just yet.
An insider at studio MGM told The Sun on Sunday newspaper: "The chiefs here have made their feelings known to Adele that they want her back for the next film.
"Daniel has also made it clear he loved Adele and wants her back but she has not responded, which is making them ...
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Arctic Monkeys lead NME Awards nominations

January 15th, 2014 3:10am EST
Arctic Monkeys
British rockers the Arctic Monkeys are leading the pack at this year's (14) NME Awards after landing eight nominations.

The Fluorescent Adolescent hitmakers are in the running for the coveted Best British Band trophy, alongside the likes of Foals, Palma Violets, Biffy Clyro, Disclosure and Two Door Cinema Club.

The band is also up for Best Live Band, Best Album for AM, Best Track for Do I Wanna Know?, Best Music Video for Why'd You Only Call Me When You're High?, Best Fan Community, Music Moment Of The Year for their headlining stint at Glastonbury, and frontman Alex Turner received a spe...
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Trent Reznor upset with promoters and Biffy Clyro over Reading Festival set

August 25th, 2013 8:40pm EDT
Biffy Clyro
Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor's Reading Festival experience was soured on Sunday (25Aug13) following a dispute with promoters and headliners Biffy Clyro.

The rocker was clearly unhappy with the end of his weekend festival run in Britain when he took to Twitter.com to complain about the band's "production" before hitting the stage on Sunday.

Reznor grumbled, "Should be an unusual show tonight at Reading... the lying promoter and the band following us (whoever the f**k they are) f**ked us on our production."

It is not clear exactly what production issues are nagging the Nine Inch N...
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The New MTV Video Roundup Ep. 17.5: Flatfoot 56, Biffy Clyro, Prince Rama

January 30th, 2013 12:39pm EST
Biffy Clyro
With so many excellent videos floating around, sometimes you just cant get to them all, but we here at Get eXposed Music surely can, but once a week just isn't enough. As we continue to pick up the slack for MTV (even though they still have a Music Video Awards show for some reason), use this trio of new videos to enrich your life with the sound of music (of something hokey like that) and to help tide you over until the next episode of "The New MTV."

Flatfoot 56 - "I Believe It"

Flatfoot 56 has released a new music video for "I Believe It," the song that served as the leadoff track for ...
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Adele Scores Two Q Awards

October 24th, 2011 11:35am EDT
Adele
Singer Adele celebrated a double delight on Monday when she won two top honors at Q magazine's music awards ceremony.

The soul star was named Best Female Artist and also scooped the Best Song of the year award for her track Rolling in the Deep.

Rapper Tinie Tempah won the Best Male Artist prize, Coldplay took home the best act in the world today honor, and Bon Iver won Best Album for his self-titled disc.

Price Tag hit-maker Jessie J won Best Video for her Do It Like a Dude promo, Biffy Clyro landed the Best Live Act honor, and U2 were named the best band of the last 25 years.

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Adele And Jessie J Lead Q Awards Nominations

September 15th, 2011 10:50am EDT
Adele
British singers Adele and Jessie J are leading this year's Q Awards with three nominations each.

The Chasing Pavements hit-maker and Jessie J will battle it out for the coveted Best Female Artist award, while Adele also has two songs, Rolling in the Deep and Someone Like You, in the Best Track category.

Jessie J has been named as a possible winner for both Breakthrough Artist and Best Video for her Do It Like A Dude single.

The Best Video category also includes nominations for Katy Perry (Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)), Foo Fighters (Walk), Ed Sheeran (You Need Me, I Don't Need You) and...
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Slipknot To Stream Sonisphere Performance

July 8th, 2011 1:28pm EDT
Slipknot
Rockers Slipknot will share their upcoming set at Britain's Sonisphere festival with fans all over the world by streaming the gig over the internet.

The band will take to the stage at the rock event at England's Knebworth House on Sunday and the gig will mark the band's first U.K. show since the death of bassist Paul Gray last year.

They have asked fans to observe a two-minute silence prior to their set in memory of the late rocker, and they have now revealed they will be streaming their performance live on the internet so fans across the globe can see the show.

A statement from the b...
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Liza Minnelli Lands Icon Prize At Silver Clef Awards

July 2nd, 2011 7:00pm EDT
Liza Minnelli
Liza Minnelli put her superstar status down to "hard work" as she picked up the Icon prize at the Silver Clef awards in London on Friday.

The veteran entertainer was the toast of the annual ceremony, organized in conjunction with music therapy charity Nordoff-Robbins, but she remained humble about her success as she accepted her trophy.

She said, "I'm just a hard worker... I say be a hard worker so when luck meets preparation you're ready. It feels weird to be described as an icon but it's flattering. This organization recognizing the power of music is sensational."

The evening also s...
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Def Leppard Honored At Kerrang! Awards For Their Inspiration (Full List Of Winners)

June 10th, 2011 12:02am EDT
Def Leppard
British rockers Def Leppard were honored Thursday night at the annual Kerrang! awards in London with this year's Inspiration Award. Thursday's even marked the 30th anniversary of the annual hard rock & heavy metal awards, put on by the British metal magazine.

But it was actor/rocker Jared Leto's band 30 Seconds to Mars who were the toast of the British rock scene after picking up two trophies.

The rockers beat out competition from frontrunners My Chemical Romance by winning awards for Best International Band and Best Single for their hit "Hurricane."

Leto took to Twitter.com to announce...
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Justin Bieber Gets 'Worst Album,' Jonas Brothers Named 'Worst Band' At NME Awards

February 24th, 2011 8:53am EST
Jonas Brothers
My Chemical Romance were the big winners at the annual NME Awards in London on Wednesday night after picking up two of the night's biggest trophies.

The rockers, who opened the ceremony at the O2 Academy in Brixton, claimed Best International Band and Best Video for "Na Na Na (Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na)."

Other big winners on the night included Muse, who were named Best British Band, while frontman Matt Bellamy was named Hottest Man.

Scottish rockers Biffy Clyro walked away with the Best Live Band honor, Glastonbury was named Best Festival for the third consecutive year and Arcade Fire,...
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Muse And Kasabian Triumph At NME Awards

February 24th, 2010 8:14pm EST
Muse
Rockers Muse and Kasabian were the toast of the British music industry on Wednesday when they landed the top honors at the NME Awards in London.

"Fire" hitmakers Kasabian won Best Album and Best Album Artwork for their third studio release "West Ryder Pauper Lunatic Asylum", but lost out on the coveted Best British Band prize to Muse.

After receiving the award from show hosts Lily Allen and guitarist Slash, Muse frontman Matt Bellamy said, "That's a genuine surprise... It's very humbling to win that award against the (Arctic) Monkeys, Kasabian. (And) great to receive it from a couple of m...
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Music Biz Twins

July 31st, 2008 11:13am EDT
Nina Sky
While celebrities seem to having twins left and right these days, not since the Nelson Twins have we seen so many twins on the music scene. Check out our list of the music twins that are having us do double takes.

1. Kaulitz Twins / Tokio Hotel

Eighteen year old twin rockers Tom and Bill Kaulitz are members of the band Tokio Hotel from Madgeberg, Germany, and they sport very unique looks in style that you wouldn't really know that they are identical twins just by looking. Tokio Hotel just released their debut title Scream in the U.S.

2. Madden Twins / Good Charlott...
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Fascinating Facts:

August 27th, 2007 8:00pm EDT
3:10 To Yuma
The new Russell Crowe/Christian Bale Western 3:10 To Yuma will have a 'sneak peek' showing in theaters this Sunday, September 2. The film officially opens Friday, September 7, and also stars Gretchen Mol and Peter Fonda. Check your local listings for participating theaters and showtimes.

Folk rocker Devendra Banhart performed a five-song set aboard a boat sailing along the River Thames in England on Sunday. The quirky show took place before Banhart entertained the crowds at the Reading Festival.

Biffy Clyro rocker Simon Neil set fire to his guitar before smashing the instrument on...
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Lostprophets Scoop Top Honor At Kerrang Awards

August 24th, 2007 8:58am EDT
Lostprophets
Welsh rock band Lostprophets are celebrating after they were named Best British Band at the Kerrang! Awards on Thursday night. The rockers have now won the award two years in a row after beating Muse, Enter Shikari, Biffy Clyro and Funeral For A Friend to the title.

Elsewhere at the London award ceremony, Machine Head's The Blackening claimed Best Album honors, actor Jared Leto's group 30 Seconds To Mars won Best Single for "The Kill," and My Chemical Romance scooped up the Best International Band award.

Rising rock band Enter Shikari won Best Live Band and the Spirit of Indepen...
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