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Simon Fowler Says Noel And Weller Owe Friendship To Ocean Colour Scene

Ocean Colour Scene frontman Simon Fowler says Noel Gallagher has him and his band to thank for his friendship with Paul Weller.Noel, 51, and the 60-year-old Modfather have been pals for over 20 years and...

The Modfather Paul Weller Won't Add To Brood

'The Modfather' Paul Weller doesn't want any more children.The 'Changingman' hitmaker, 60, has eight kids like his rock star peers Sir Mick Jagger, 75, and Sir Rod Stewart, 73, and while he feels ''extremely lucky''...

Paul Weller's Daughter Gets Married

Paul Weller's daughter has got married. The 60-year-old 'Modfather' watched his daughter Leah - whom he has with his ex-wife Dee C. Lee - exchange vows with her Japanese Calvin Klein model partner Tomo...

Paul Weller: Rock Has Become Niche

Paul Weller thinks rock music has become ''niche''.The 60-year-old 'Modfather' believes grime has become the leading genre with something to say and that the days of kids starting up bands - like he did in...

Paul Weller Admits 22 Dreams Was Self-indulgent

Paul Weller didn't expect people to like his ''self-indulgent'' double LP '22 Dreams'.The British rock icon has admitted he made the large collection of songs with the intention of making them to satisfy his own...

Paul Weller's Next Album Will Be Spacey And Soulful

Paul Weller's next solo album will be ''spacey and soulful''.The 60-year-old British music icon hasn't even released his 26th solo record 'True Meanings' yet, but he's already putting his ideas together for his next one.Asked...

Seven British Bands That Couldn't Crack America

The histories of American and British pop music is inextricably linked. Often, the same bands that enjoy success in the States also hit the charts in Old Blighty, and vice versa. Think The Beatles on...

Miles Kane Was Awe-struck Getting Fish And Chips With Paul Weller

Miles Kane was more in awe of Paul Weller whilst having fish and chips with him than on stage together.The Last Shadow Puppets star has performed with the British rock icon - who he worked...

Paul Weller Announces 14th Solo Album 'True Meanings'

The indefatigable Paul Weller has announced details of a brand new studio album, titled True Meanings, which will be released on September 14th via Parlophone Records.Not content with resting on his laurels despite releasing two...

Paul Weller Collaborates With Noel Gallagher On New Album

Paul Weller has collaborated with Noel Gallagher on a track for his new album 'True Meanings'.The British rock icon has announced that he is releasing his 26th studio LP - the 14th of his solo...

Paul Weller Wants Dame Shirley Bassey For Bond Song

Paul Weller wants Dame Shirley Bassey to sing the Bond theme tune he co-wrote with Noel Gallagher. The former Jam star revealed last year that he has penned ''half a song'' with the ex-Oasis star,...

Paul Weller Drops New Single To Celebrate 60th Birthday

Paul Weller has dropped a brand new single to mark his 60th birthday.The legendary rocker reached the huge milestone on Friday (25.05.18), but he wanted to make sure his fans could get stuck into the...

Blossoms Inspired By Abba On New Album

Blossoms were inspired by ABBA on their new album 'Cool Like You'.The 'Honey Sweet' rockers have opened up about the eclectic mix of artists that have inspired their ''euphoric pop'' record.Speaking to Yorkshire's Evening Post,...

Paul Weller Joins Quincy Jones' 85th Birthday Line-up

Paul Weller and Corinne Bailey Rae have been added to the bill for Quincy Jones' 85th birthday celebration concert at London's The O2 arena on June 27.The legendary producer-and-composer - who turns 85 on March...

Noel Gallagher Wants To Work With Morrissey

Noel Gallagher wants to write a song for Morrissey.The 50-year-old rocker has decided he wants to start sharing his songwriting talents around and has made a wish list of artists he wants to work with...

Paul Weller Dedicates Track To Style Council's Mick Talbot At The O2

Paul Weller gave a ''big shout out to his former Style Council bandmate Mick Talbot'' as he celebrated his 40 years as a recording artist with a concert at The O2 in London on Saturday...

Paul Weller Won't Be Touring With Boy George

Paul Weller has joked he's not bringing Boy George on tour with him because there's no room for his wardrobe.The former Jam frontman collaborated with the Culture Club star - who owns an impressive...

Paul Weller: Music Has Therapeutic Powers

Paul Weller thinks music has ''therapeutic powers''.The 59-year-old singer-songwriter believes that good quality music has the ability to help lift its listeners out of dark periods in their lives.He explained: ''Art and music, to me,...

Liam Gallagher Compares Himself To Elvis Presley

Liam Gallagher has compared his singing ability to Elvis Presley. The 45-year-old singer has drawn comparisons between his own performances and those of the late music legend because he ''makes something else'' out of other...

Liam Gallagher Reignites Feud With Brother Noel

Liam Gallagher has hit back at his brother Noel Gallagher after he slammed artists who are reliant on an ''army of songwriters''.The former Oasis frontman made the comments in response to a recent interview by...

Paul Weller Slams Band Aid Track

Paul Weller thinks 'Do They Know It's Christmas' is ''shocking''.The 59-year-old singer was one of several artists who lent their vocals to Bob Geldof and Midge Ure's Band Aid single in 1984 - which raised...

Liam Gallagher Mocks Noel's X Factor Italy Appearance

Liam Gallagher sarcastically joked it's a ''yes from him'' after his brother Noel performed on 'The X Factor' in Italy.The former Oasis bandmates and brothers have been feuding since August 2009 when Noel quit the...

Johnny Marr's New Album Deals With Brexit And Trump

Johnny Marr has been inspired by the effects on the world of Donald Trump's ascent to become President of the United States and Brexit in the UK whilst making his new album.The 54-year-old rocker is...

Paul Weller Unimpressed By Liam Gallagher's As You Were

Paul Weller has criticised Liam Gallagher's debut solo album 'As You Were' branding the lyrics ''sub-standard''.The 'Changing Man' rocker - who is close friends with Liam's estranged brother Noel Gallagher - has had the chance...

Noel Gallagher Doesn't Need Oasis Reunion

Noel Gallagher insists reforming Oasis would be the ''death'' of him ''as a person''.The 50-year-old rocker has no interest to return to the group - which split in 2009 as a result of tensions between...

Noel Gallagher Drops First Song In Two Years Holy Mountain

Noel Gallagher hopes the first single from 'Who Built The Moon?' will bring back some ''joy'' in music.The 50-year-old rocker has released lead track 'Holy Mountain' from his third High Flying Birds album, which was...

Paul Weller Not Pressured By Music Sales Anymore

Paul Weller doesn't feel ''pressured'' to release hit music.The 59-year-old star feels ''comfortable'' in what he does and isn't too worried whether his music is received well or not by his critics, as long as...

Noel Gallagher Unveils New Album Who Built The Moon?

Noel Gallagher has unveiled his third solo album 'Who Built The Moon?'.The former Oasis guitarist has announced the full 11-song tracklisting of the LP - which again will be released under the High Flying Birds...

The Jam Unlikely To Reunite

The Jam are unlikely to reunite as Paul Weller doesn't communicate with his former bandmates.The rocker disbanded the group at the height of their fame when he was just 24 years old in 1982, and...

Louisa Johnson Uses Nebuliser To Keep Voice In Shape

Louisa Johnson has to use a nebuliser on tour to keep her voice in shape.The 'X Factor' winner had to explain the device she has, which consists of hot salt water, as it looked like...

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