5 items by Andrew Strickman

  • Albarn Goes to Africa

    Albarn Goes to Africa | ARTICLE

    Damon Albarn has just returned to London from a U.S. tour with his animated band Gorillaz, and he's currently finishing recording Blur's first studio album in three years. But there's something more important on his mind as...

    May 2, 2002 12:00 AM ET
  • Buck's Air Rage Trial Heats Up

    Buck's Air Rage Trial Heats Up | ARTICLE

    The British press has had a field day this week with Peter Buck, as the R.E.M. guitarist sits accused of "air rage" in a London courtroom. "Terror As Rock Star Rampaged On Plane," screamed the full-page headline...

    March 21, 2002 12:00 AM ET
  • Mudhoney Stage a Comeback

    Mudhoney Stage a Comeback | ARTICLE

    The wall of noise that codified the Seattle "sound" with its epic single, "Touch Me, I'm Sick," has returned to the label that spawned it in the late-Eighties. Mudhoney have recorded a new album over the past...

    March 14, 2002 12:00 AM ET
  • Boy George Takes London

    Boy George Takes London | ARTICLE

    While Boy George has had a somewhat quiet go of things over in the U.S. of late, he has become a cottage industry in the U.K. The former Culture Club singer is a celebrity DJ, regularly spinning...

    February 13, 2002 12:00 AM ET
  • Manic Legally Dead Tomorrow

    Manic Legally Dead Tomorrow | ARTICLE

    After seven years of waiting, U.K. rockers Manic Street Preachers will say a formal goodbye to Richey James Edwards, their bandmate who disappeared February 1, 1995, on the eve of an American tour. Without finding a body, British...

    January 31, 2002 12:00 AM ET