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Jessie J Makes Live Comeback At V Festival

August 21st, 2011 9:32pm EDT
Jessie J
British pop star Jessie J broke her hiatus from music on Saturday to perform a homecoming show at V Festival in her native Essex, England.

The singer scrapped a number of concerts this summer after breaking her foot, but she refused to let the injury stop her performing at the British music festival, which takes place over two legs in Stafford, north England and Chelmsford in Essex.

Jessie J, who grew up in the region, took to the stage at the Chelmsford event on Saturday wearing a protective surgical boot and played to a crowd which included a number of her friends and family.

She told ...
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Razorlight Unveiled New Line-Up

January 27th, 2011 10:37am EST
Razorlight
British rockers Razorlight have unveiled their new line-up, after two founding members quit the band last year.

Guitarist Bjorn Agren and bass player Carl Dalemo left the group when recording sessions for a new album proved "unproductive". The band has been hunting for two new members to replace them - and they've revealed the identity of the musicians in a post on their Facebook page.

The message reads, "We can officially confirm that founder members Bjorn Agren and Carl Dalemo agreed on an amicable parting following unproductive early recording sessions for a new album late last year......
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Kirsten Dunst Dating Rocker Jason Boesel

February 23rd, 2010 1:00pm EST
Kirsten Dunst Dating Rocker Jason Boesel
Hollywood actress Kirsten Dunst has a new rock star boyfriend - she's dating Rilo Kiley drummer Jason Boesel, according to reports.

The Spider-Man star has been linked to the percussionist over the last few weeks and she turned out on Friday night to watch her beau perform a solo show in New York.

The star, who previously dated Razorlight frontman Johnny Borrell, was seen supporting her new man at The Bowery Ballroom gig and again the next day for another solo show in Boston, Massachusetts.

Dunst has previously been romantically linked to playwright Jeff Smeenge and actor Jake G...
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Match.com Gosselin, Babies That Breakdance, 'Bruno' Task Force, Razorlight's New One & More (Videos)

July 3rd, 2009 3:37pm EDT
Match.com Gosselin, Babies That Breakdance,
Today's videos inclue a new classic from Funny Or Die! Babies that breakdance and rollerskate! Razorlight's new video, for their song "Hostage Of Love". Babes & Bands; FIFA 10; and a homeland security commissioned Bruno task force! Check 'em all out!

Jon Gosselin's Match.com profile, another classic from Funny Or Die:

Match.com-Jon Gosselin

EA Sports to release FIFA 10 on October 2. Check out the trailer for the latest installment of the hit soccer game:

FIFA 10:

Check out Razorlight's video for "Hostage of Love":

"Hostage of Love"

Homeland Security create...
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Razorlight To Tour U.S. In Support Of New Album

February 19th, 2009 8:45pm EST
Razorlight
With excitement building towards the March 10th U.S. release of their third album, Slipway Fires - featuring the Top 5 UK single "Wire To Wire" - London-based Razorlight will return to the states for two weeks of tour dates and promotions next month. The tour will open in Boston on Monday, March 9th (at Middle East), then on to New York the next night for the official album release celebration at Hiro Ballroom March 10th. March 11th, Razorlight will perform on The Late Show with David Letterman.

After shows in Philadelphia, Chicago, Nashville, and Atlanta, Razorlight will return to th...
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Razorlight Sets Sights On U.S. - New CD Set For March Release

January 11th, 2009 10:00am EST
Razorlight
After captivating British fans for more than four years, London-based Razorlight - fronted by lead singer/guitarist Johnny Borrell - now turns its attention to the U.S. as the newest addition to the Mercury Records roster in America. Razorlight's third album, Slipway Fires, released November in the UK on Universal's Vertigo label, will be issued in the U.S. on Mercury in March 2009, coinciding with a major North American tour schedule. First single "Wire To Wire," has already reached Top 5 on the UK national chart.

Since their formation in 2002 - and the UK release of their debut album...
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The Devoted Concert Goer's Pet Peeves

November 19th, 2008 10:41am EST
Chris Brown and Rihanna Concert In The Philippines
Going to a concert is the main way a devoted fan can pay homage to their favorite band. However, if you happen to be a person who goes to concerts often there are many reasons to stay at home. Here's our list of the devoted concert goer's pet peeves:

1. Overpriced Tickets

The same band you paid $15 to see when they were nobodies are now charging $100 to see them play live. What's the difference? A hit single.

2. Scalpers

Scalpers try to get desperate fans to shell out hundreds to thousands of dollars for less than two hours of entertainment. It's even more annoying ...
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Joe Cocker To Release 'Hymn For My Soul' May 13

April 18th, 2008 9:17am EDT
Joe Cocker
On May 13th, Fantasy Records will release Hymn For My Soul, the newest album from legendary singer Joe Cocker. The album unites Cocker, possessor of one of the world's most instantly recognizable and iconic voices (Lennon & McCartney's "With A Little Help From My Friends," anyone?), with Ethan Johns, who has proved both his worth and his Midas touch via albums he's produced for, among others, Rufus Wainwright, Emmylou Harris, Ryan Adams, Razorlight, Kings of Leon, and Ray LaMontagne. The union has resulted in one of the most accomplished pieces of work in the Sheffield-born singer's long an...
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Metallica, Kasabian, & Pussycat Dolls Join London Leg Of Live Earth

June 19th, 2007 4:16pm EDT
Metallica
LONDON (June 19, 2007) – Metallica, Kasabian, Pussycat Dolls, and Terra Naomi are the final acts to be added to the Live Earth London line-up performing at Wembley Stadium as part of the 24-hour, 7-continent Live Earth concert series on 7/7/07.

With an already astounding line up that includes some of the best music acts from around the world, this monumental event will bring together more than 2 billion people to combat the climate crisis.

An exclusive download of Metallica's Live Earth performance is going to be available for a minimal fee immediately after the event finishes. ...
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Kirsten Dunst And Razorlight Singer Back Together?

April 17th, 2007 9:26am EDT
Kirsten Dunst
Actress Kirsten Dunst and English rocker Johnny Borrell have gone public with their new romance at the world premiere of Spider-Man 3 in Tokyo, Japan. The couple were rumored to have ended their one-month relationship over the Easter weekend when the Razorlight frontman returned to his long-term love Fabiola Gatti.

However, Dunst invited Borrell to join her in Japan for the premiere at Toho Cinemas Roppongi Hills last night, where they were photographed holding hands.

Earlier in the day, Borrell performed as a solo act at HMV Shibuya. Dunst, 24, began dating Borrell, 27, after the...
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BRIT Awards Announces Nominees

January 17th, 2007 11:18am EST
Muse
Muse, Lily Allen and Gnarls Barkley lead the nominations at this year's BRIT Awards. The trio of acts are up for three accolades each. Muse have been named in the British Group, MasterCard British Album, for Blackholes and Revelations, and British Live Act categories.

Gnarls Barkley are up for International Group, International Breakthrough

Act and International Album, for stunning debut St. Elsewhere. Lily Allen - who took the music scene by storm in 2006 - has been put forward for British Female Solo Artist, British Breakthrough Act and will also compete with Muse for MasterCard Br...
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Catch the '2006 UK Music Hall of Fame' Ceremony on VH1

November 25th, 2006 9:16am EST
Bon Jovi
The "2006 UK Music Hall Of Fame" premieres on VH1 as a two-hour extravaganza on Saturday, Nov. 25, at 9:00 p.m. Prince, Brian Wilson, Dusty Springfield, Led Zeppelin, Rod Stewart, Bon Jovi and James Brown participated in a star-studded evening full of musical legends. These seven joined George Martin, who received this year's Honorary Membership in recognition of his exceptional contribution to British music.

The "2006 UK Music Hall of Fame" took place at the famed Alexandra Palace in London on November 14 and included a rare public appearance by Led Zeppelin, founding member and 'guit...
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Samantha Morton Will Tie The Knot

May 19th, 2006 10:17am EDT
Samantha Morton
Minority Report star Samantha Morton is getting married. The British actress - who is best friends with Kate Moss - accepted fiance Harry Holm's proposal when he asked her to marry him last Saturday. Morton said: "We're over the moon. We're very much in love and looking forward to spending the rest of our lives together."

The couple were in Paris, France celebrating her 29 th birthday at the time. They are expected to tie the knot in September. Johnny Borrell - the frontman of British rock group Razorlight - has been named as best man.

Meanwhile the actress has signed up to play c...
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