Tag Archives: Oasis

WATCH: Noel Gallagher’s Disgusted Commentary On Oasis Videos

The very great Popjustice once made the point that Noel Gallagher has his entire business model upside-down. Rather than charging money for his music, and handing out interviews for free, he should give away his songs, and charge for ...

Ultimate British Mixtape: Zak Starkey’s Six Songs That Represent Britain

Zak Starkey would be considered rock ‘n roll royalty even if he weren’t the son of a Beatle. Following in the trade of his father Ringo Starr, the 48-year-old multi-instrumentalist has manned a drum kit as for bands such as ...

Brits with Birthdays: Jeremy Irons Reaches a Major Marker, and More

Jeremy Irons is about to become a senior citizen. The British actor, equally adept at portraying both romantic heroes and bounders, turns 65 this Thursday (Sept. 19).

Brit Binge Watching: Five British Music Documentaries You Can View Online

Whether you’re a fan of One Direction or not, you’ve most likely seen clips of their new documentary This Is Us. It’s pretty bad-ass when bigger-than-life bands invite us backstage, giving us a glimpse of what goes on ...

Dreary Things People Say About Stuff They Don’t Like

Art is a subjective form of communication. That is to say, whether you’re listening to music or watching a movie or experiencing a painting, the thing the artist thinks he or she is saying to you isn’t going to be the same ...

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 ...

WATCH: Noel Gallagher and Damon Albarn End Britpop Feud

For anyone who followed Britpop in the 1990s, this news may come as a shock: Noel Gallagher of Oasis performed on stage with Blur’s Damon Albarn and Graham Coxon on Saturday. I’ll give you a second to pick your jaw up off the ...

Happy Birthday Liam Gallagher: An Oasis Top 5

Say what you like about the boutique magpie retro of Oasis’s recording career, but you can’t deny that in Liam Gallagher they boasted one of the best singers the UK has produced since… always. A snarling mongrel mix of ...

Kate Bush Week: Five Great British Literary Songs

Writing songs is hard. You might have an astonishing melody over a brilliant chord sequence set to the best groove in the whole world, but if you can’t find the words to fit, you’re stumped.

News Roundup: ‘Harry Potter’ Star Arrested For Rioting

The temptation to make some crack about evil Slytherins is almost overwhelming, but we’ll push on past it to bring you the unhappy tale of Jamie Waylett, who played Draco Malfoy’s henchman Crabbe in the Harry Potter ...