Top 5 band members that got the sack

Life as part of a massive rock band is filled with drama – and when you’re touring and recording with the same people all the time relationships are bound to become a bit strained at times.

It’s not surprising then that some of the world’s most successful rock bands have had their fair share of high profile firings and legal disputes to keep the employment lawyers busy! Here is the 10 most famous and memorable instances of band members getting the sack from their own bands. Read more about Top 5 band members that got the sack

Reading and Leeds 2014

Reading and Leeds 2014: First headliners to be announced next week – here are the top rumours

***UPDATE 7 March – Festival organisers have revealed there will be four headliners this year – click here to see the updated post ***

***UPDATE – Blink 182 have been announced as the first headliners of Reading and Leeds 2014 – see the early line-up here***

***UPDATE NUMBER 2 – Arctic Monkeys have now been announced as headliner of this years festival – click here for the latest news on the Reading and Leeds 2014 line-up***

Reading and Leeds Festival organisers have announced that they will reveal the first headliners for next years festial next Monday (2 December). Read more about Reading and Leeds 2014: First headliners to be announced next week – here are the top rumours

Black Sabbath 13

Album stream: Black Sabbath – ’13’

Next week sees the release of 13, the first Black Sabbath album featuring the original line-up of Ozzy, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler for 35 years (RATM’s Brad Wilk completes the line-up on drums). Ahead of the release of the highly-anticipated Rick Rubin-produced album, the band have made it avaialble to stream online at iTunes […]

Like Clockwork

New albums to look forward to in June

After a slow couple of months in terms of big album releases, June sees things hotting up as bands start to get their new material out before they hit the festival circuit. Below is a list of all the notable album releases of June. Let me know what new album’s you’re looking forward to in […]

Reading and Leeds 2013

Reading and Leeds Festival – final headliner rumours

With Biffy Clyro and Eminem already in the bag as headliners, and notable acts like Foals, System Of A Down, Deftones, Alt-J, Jake Bugg and Fall Out Boy confirmed, this years Reading and Leeds Festival is looking pretty decent. There’s just one thing missing – that all important final headliner. The final headliner will be […]