The Libertines’ comeback gig stopped after three songs

The Libertines successfully completed their comeback last night (27 Aug), playing the Main Stage at Leeds Festival.  Being The Libertines though, the set was not without drama. After ripping through early crowd pleasers ‘Horrorshow’, ‘The Delaney’ and ‘Vertigo’, the set had to be stopped due to fears for the safety of fans at the front […]

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The Libertines reunion is confirmed – they will headline British Summer Time festival in Hyde Park on 5 July

The worst kept secret in music (after the Oasis reunion obviously) has been confirmed this morning, as The Libertines have been announced as the headline act for this year’s British Summer Time festival at Hyde Park, London on 5 July. Earlier this week it was revealed that Pete Doherty had strongly hinted about a reunion […]

Reading and Leeds Festival preview

The Reading and Leeds weekenders have traditionally been the UK’s premier rock festivals.  With the number of summer music festivals increasing recently – and more and more attracting big-name headliners – the rock angle of Reading and Leeds has been accentuated in recent times in order to hang on to its image as the biggest […]

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The Libertines release 1,000 extra tickets for their Alexandra Palace gig on 28 September

Due to popular demand, The Libertines have made another 1,000 tickets available for the final date of their three-gig residency at London’s Alexandra Palace in September. With tickets for the show on Saturday 27 September selling out in a matter of minutes, and only a handful of tickets remaining for the gigs on Friday 26 […]

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The Libertines announce Peace, Swim Deep and Circa Waves as Alexandra Palace support acts

It’s been just a week since the newly-reformed Libertines announced two special gigs at London’s Alexandra Palace. Those tickets sold out literally in minutes, so an extra date was hastily arranged. Tickets for that then sold out even quicker, and since then there’s even been talk of a new album. It’s fair to say it’s […]