Tag: Keith

NME Festival blog: The Who’s Pete Townshend on “fucking difficult” Keith Moon and John Entwistle: “Thank God they’re gone”

Wow The Who‘s Pete Townshend has said that he’s happy about no longer having to deal with his “fucking difficult” late bandmates Keith Moon and John Entwistle. The iconic ‘My Generation’ group are set to release their twelfth studio album on December 6, with the project’s third single ‘I Don’t Wanna Get Wise’ arriving earlier this month. […]

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NME Festival blog: Watch Foo Fighters perform thrilling tribute to Keith Flint during Reading headline slot

“That’s for you Keith” Foo Fighters paid tribute to Keith Flint of The Prodigy during their headline set at Reading Festival tonight (August 25). A few songs into their set on the main stage, Dave Grohl and co. paid tribute to Flint, who was found dead at his Essex home back in March. He was 49-years-old. “I […]

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NME Festival blog: Watch Papa Roach cover The Prodigy’s ‘Firestarter’ in tribute to Keith Flint

“This one’s for you, Keith” Papa Roach have paid tribute to Keith Flint by covering ‘Firestarter’ during a festival appearance that The Prodigy were due to perform at. The nu-metal veterans were booked to replace The Prodigy at this weekend’s Sonic Temple Art & Music Festival, following the death of Flint back in March. “This one’s for you, […]

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NME Festival blog: A brilliant new mural to honour Keith Flint has appeared in Southend

It’s a class tribute… A mural to honour the memory of Keith Flint has appeared in Southend, two weeks after The Prodigy frontman’s tragic death. Flint was found dead at his Essex home earlier this month, with an inquest later confirming that the star had taken his own life. In the wake of his death, his […]

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NME Festival blog: Stereophonics say The Prodigy’s Keith Flint inspired one of their songs

The band have spoken out about the frontman’s influence in the wake of his death Stereophonics have said The Prodigy’s Keith Flint influenced one of their songs. The late frontman was found dead at his Essex home on Monday (March 4). He was 49 years old. Speaking to Radio X, the Welsh band recalled their […]

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NME Festival blog: London venue The Cause to host fundraiser in honour of Keith Flint

All proceeds from the night will go towards the CALM and Mind charities London venue The Cause has announced a charity fundraiser in honour of the late Prodigy frontman Keith Flint. Flint passed away on Monday (March 4) after taking his own life in his Essex home. He was 49 years old. Flint will be […]

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NME Festival blog: Video of Prodigy’s Keith Flint hugging disabled fans surfaces after death

As the music world pays tribute to Keith Flint, we remember just one of the many reasons why he was such a incredible frontman Following the news of the death of The Prodigy frontman Keith Flint, aged 49, a video has surfaced of the music legend making his way to the wheelchair stage and hugging disabled […]

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NME Festival blog: Every Time I Die’s Keith Buckley talks 20 years as a hardcore hero and the legacy of the Warped Tour

The frontman of the iconic hardcore group talks to NME about passing the baton and their 10 (!) appearances on the Vans Warped Tour Few artists are as synonymous with the Vans Warped Tour as Every Time I Die. Appearing on the now-defunct travelling punk-rock festival a ridiculous 10 times, the New York state hardcore […]

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