Tag Archives: Kaiser Chiefs

15 Great British Tribute Band Names, And One We Made Up

There’s a definite knack to naming a tribute band: Ideally you’d want a devilishly-clever pun on the band’s name (or at a push, their most famous song or album title), but it has to be one that also explains that ...

News Roundup: Winslet Escapes Tropical Inferno, Atkins Out of ‘Upstairs Downstairs,’ and Kaisers Predict a Riot

• Kate Winslet‘s family holiday at Richard Branson‘s private island paradise became a tropical hell this morning (August 22). The Oscar-winning British actress, her boyfriend and kids, and around 20 other guests were ...

Ricky Wilson: Marathon Man… (ish)

Anyone who has witnessed the jumping flea antics of Kaiser Chiefs frontman Ricky Wilson would be forgiven for thinking he’s among the fittest men in indie rock. After all, he’ll be doing more jumps, runs, twists and leaps in ...

Sex Pistols’ John Lydon Accused in Racial Attack on Bloc Party’s Kele Okereke

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Charlotte Church: My Kid Has No Kaiser Connection

No, Charlotte Church didn’t name her child Ruby because of this song. Although it would have been cool if she had.

Kate Moss, Pete Doherty Bring Drama to The NME’s

Those expecting mayhem and flying silverware at the live, Russell Brand-hosted Brits found it instead at the NME’s, if you believe The Sun‘s Victoria Newton. As far as award shows go, the NME’s are to the Brits what ...

Mexico Slaughtered Britain at Last Night’s Oscars

The British dominance of Hollywood has been a big story throughout award season. But one could be forgiven for mistaking last night’s Oscars for a World Cup match, and, predictably, Britain got beaten by Mexico.

Jessica Simpson To Enter the Whoniverse?

It’s quite enough to hear Russell T. Davies admit he was gagging for Britney Spears to appear on Doctor Who, but are we ready for Breastica Simpson to jiggle her way through scenes with David Tennant?

Kaiser Chiefs’ Ricky Wilson Reminisces About That Hit-and-Run

Was it a pissed-off Arctic Monkeys fan who did it? That’s what Ricky Wilson of Kaiser Chiefs jokes to Pitchfork.