Tori Amos is asking her fans to get creative and provide the artwork for her upcoming tour programme. Amos has asked devotees in 10 cities on the upcoming Night of Hunters tour to take analogue photos of their surroundings as part of a competition that could land amateur snappers the chance to show off their talents in the concert booklet.
Noel Gallagher has finally revealed the reason for the fight that brought the end of Oasis. The two brothers fell out after Liam demanded a free advert for his Pretty Green clothing range in the band’s tour programme. Noel is also releasing two albums, his debut solo record and a collaboration with Amorphous Androgynous. His debut solo album Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds will come out on October 17, while a second album, recorded with experimental psychedelic duo Amorphous Androgynous, will follow in 2012.
Michael Jackson’s $900m art collection is at the centre of a legal battle between his estate executives and a long-time pal. The Thriller singer’s vault features many of his own never-before-seen pieces and sketches. The singer’s former manager and spokesperson Dr Tohme Tohme, has allegedly struck a deal to give the entire collection to Jackson’s former friend and teacher, Australian artist Brett Livingstone Strong.
Claire Richards has argued that a potential Steps reunion would be a ‘silly’ idea. The Popstar To Operastar contestant claimed that she was happy to leave the Tragedy group in her past, but admitted that she would ‘never say never’ to a proposed comeback. At least, I can sleep easy in my bed tonight.
The Red Hot Chilli Peppers have explained how they named their upcoming album I’m With You. Frontman Anthony Kiedis said the title sounds right for where the band are currently at, having experienced a line-up change in the last two years following the departure of guitarist John Frusciante.
Katy Perry claims her Purr fragrance is ‘like the Goldilocks of perfume’, and perfectly matched to her personality.
She said: ‘It’s not too much, it’s not too forgettable, it’s just right. It’s basically me in a bottle. I think a lot of people go up and they go, ‘That’s definitely Katy Perry. This is definitely Katy Perry’s perfume.’ I wonder if she sprays it over Russell Brand to make him more fragrant.
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