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Keira Knightley Engaged To Klaxons Star James Righton

May 25th, 2012 11:03am EDT
Keira Knigtley
It was only a year ago that British actress Keira Knightley was a bridesmaid for her sister's wedding - and now she is engaged to marry her rocker boyfriend James Righton.

The Klaxons star cemented the couple's 15-month relationship by asking the actress to be his wife - and she said yes.

A spokesperson for Knightley tells Britain's Daily Mail Online, "I can confirm that Keira is engaged to be married to James Righton."

The stars, who moved in together earlier this year, were introduced by mutual friend Alexa Chung in early 2011.
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Keira Knightley Makes A Beautiful Bridesmaid At Brother's Wedding

April 25th, 2011 12:00pm EDT
Keira Knightely
Keira Knightley walked down the aisle on Sunday as a bridesmaid at her brother's wedding.

The star got into the celebration spirit less than a week before Britain's Royal Wedding on Friday to watch her older brother Caleb marry his designer fiancee Kerry Nixon.

The actress donned a purple bridesmaid dress and held a pink and white bouquet for the ceremony at Pollokshields Burgh Hall in Glasgow, Scotland.

The groomsmen and several members of the family wore traditional kilts, to reflect Knightley's mom Sharman's Scottish heritage.

Knightley reportedly took her new boyfriend, Klaxons rock...
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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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Steve Aoki To Release Debut Mix Album 'Pillowface & His Airplane Chronicles' Jan. 22

January 17th, 2008 6:00pm EST
Steve Aoki
It's irrelevant what you may think of Steve Aoki…. Fanatic or foe, what you cannot deny is how instrumental Steve has been in helping define the emerging music and nightlife culture in the US today. By blurring the lines that once separated hoards of indie kids from the urban or electro fans, and divided the , what this man has created under the guise of a DJ/Party enthusiast is a lifestyle and media empire for youth today.

Dim Mak, his LA based record label has signed and released EP's & LP's for a fine feast of bands including Bloc Party, The Mystery Jets, Klaxons, The Rakes, Scann...
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Press Darlings The Klaxons Bring Innovative Dance Vibes To Brit-Rock Sound

September 12th, 2007 7:00pm EDT
The Klaxons
With the January release of Myths of the Near Future, The Klaxons have caught the eye of listeners and press alike, winning Yahoo! Music's "Who's Next" competition and the Mercury Prize.

In a shocking upset The Klaxons won the Mercury Prize beating out heavy favorites Amy Winehouse and the Arctic Monkeys! Established in 1992 the prestigious award honors the best British or Irish album over the past year with past recipients including Franz Ferdinand and Primal Scream.

Fellow musicians Muse have shown The Klaxons the highest form of flattery by covering their single "Gravity's Rai...
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Klaxons Prepare For Another Round Of Sci-Fi Future Love Across The USA

August 14th, 2007 8:30pm EDT
Klaxons
In less than a year since their humble and humid debut performance in an east village basement back in September 2006, Klaxons have unwittingly created a "genre that doesn't exist", have accidentally reinvented Rave music for hipsters & day glow wear for the catwalk. They've baffled then blown away critics with their intense and awe-inspiring live shows, released a highly acclaimed and innovative debut album "Myths of the Near Future" that even received a nod from the Thin White Duke himself. They've signed a major record deal with Geffen, won Best New Act at the NME Awards, have been nomin...
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