Tag: Gallagher

NME Festival blog: Liam Gallagher already has a title for his third album

The former Oasis frontman revealed the title in a new interview Liam Gallagher has revealed the title of his third album – even though his second album only just came out last month. Gallagher’s most recent album, ‘Why Me? Why Not.’ was released on September 20, and already the former Oasis frontman has a third album […]

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NME Festival blog: It looks like Liam Gallagher is set to appear at this weekend’s The Legitimate Peaky Blinders Festival

“Looking forward to seeing you on Saturday” Liam Gallagher looks to have announced himself for this weekend’s Legitimate Peaky Blinders Festival in Birmingham. The festival, featuring Primal Scream, Anna Calvi, Slaves, The Streets’ Mike Skinner and more, celebrates the new series of the show which is currently airing. Now, in a reply to an Instagram post from the festival promoting […]

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NME Festival blog: Liam Gallagher calls out “pissflap” Kaiser Chiefs’ keyboardist Peanut over stage safety row

“It’s naff c**ts like you that give Leeds a bad name” Liam Gallagher has responded to criticism from Kaiser Chiefs‘ keyboardist Nick ‘Peanut’ Baines, after he called him out for recently pulling out of a festival gig due to “safety concerns”. Earlier this month, Gallagher pulled out of his appearance at Fall In Love Festival in Romania […]

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NME Festival blog: Gerry Cinnamon to join Liam Gallagher on upcoming Australian tour

As you were. Gerry Cinnamon is to join Liam Gallagher as a special guest at several shows on the latter’s forthcoming tour of Australia. The ‘Belter’ singer will join the Oasis icon at Brisbane’s Fortitude Musical Hall on Friday December 6, before continuing at Sydney’s Enmore Theatre on Monday December 9. A final performance with […]

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NME Festival blog: Liam Gallagher rejected a song for his new album offered up by Feeder’s Grant Nicholas

‘Why Me? Why Not’ is out on September 20 Feeder frontman Grant Nicholas has revealed that he offered Liam Gallagher the band’s next single for his forthcoming new album ‘Why Me? Why Not’, but it was rejected. ‘Blue Sky Blue’ is set to feature on the band’s new own new LP ‘Tallulah’, which is released tomorrow (August 9). […]

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NME Festival blog: Feeling Semisonic? They’re back with their first new music in 18 years, thanks to Liam Gallagher

Opening time! Semisonic have confirmed that they’re gearing up to release their first album in 18 years, after new music arose from aborted writing sessions with Liam Gallagher. The US band, famed for their huge 1998 single ‘Closing Time’ as well as ‘Secret Smile’, released their third and final album ‘All About Chemistry’ back in […]

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NME Festival blog: Alan McGee says it will take a “tragedy” to bring Liam and Noel Gallagher together

McGee says he can’t see an end to the arguing anytime soon Former Creation Records boss Alan McGee says he thinks it will take a “tragedy” to bring Liam and Noel Gallagher together again. McGee, who signed Oasis to Creation Records in 1993, told Clint Boon’s Humans of XS Manchester podcast that it would take […]

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NME Festival blog: Liam Gallagher announces Slowthai as support on instantly-sold-out tour

Liam had praised Slowthai’s “Johnny Rotten vibe” Liam Gallagher has confirmed Slowthai will be the support on his tour in November, after the shows sold out almost instantly this morning (July 12). Last month, Gallagher had said he hoped Slowthai would support him on the tour, praising the Northampton rapper’s “Johnny Rotten vibe”. He has […]

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NME Festival blog: “I’d love to see him and give him a big kiss, he’d love it!” – Lewis Capaldi wants to meet up with Noel Gallagher at the festival they’re both playing tonight

The feuding pair are both on the same festival bill today Lewis Capaldi and Noel Gallagher, currently embroiled in a truly historic war of words, are both on the bill at Spain’s Mad Cool Festival today. In an interview published just this morning, Gallagher told Capaldi to “enjoy his 15 minutes” of fame, and called the Scottish […]

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NME Festival blog: Morrissey calls for “freedom of speech” and shares quote from Noel Gallagher in wake of ‘For Britain’ badge controversy

“Why do YOU not have freedom of speech? Or freedom to wear a badge on TV?” asked the former Smiths singer Morrissey has spoken out again on the response to his support of far-right party For Britain, seeming to accuse his critics of attacking his “freedom of speech” – while also sharing a quote about […]

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