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2015

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Paul McCartney to Oasis: 'Get Together and Make Good Music'

May 14, 2015

Paul McCartney urged Oasis' perennially feuding brothers Noel and Liam Gallagher to stop looking back in anger and give music another shot: "My advice to them? Just get together and make some good music," McCartney said during an online Q&A...

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Readers' Poll: The 10 Best Brit-Pop Songs

May 13, 2015

The Brit-pop era was extremely short. Nobody agrees on the exact timeline, but most accept that it kicked off around 1991, peaked in 1994 when Oasis and Blur both released career-defining albums and died when the Rolling Stones took legal action...

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Watch Noel Gallagher Accept the 'Best Rock Interview' Award

May 8, 2015

When we learned that Noel Gallagher was going to be in the building earlier this week, we knew we couldn't let the occasion pass without doing something special. Beyond the fact that he's a brilliant songwriter and performer, he's an absolutely sensational...

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Liam Gallagher Defends One Direction After Noel Jab

May 7, 2015

Of all the spats Noel and Liam Gallagher have had over the years — including one that involved a cricket bat — their latest centers around an unlikely source: One Direction. Liam has jumped to the boy band's defense,...

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101 Things Noel Gallagher Has Been Mad At

March 17, 2015

Noel Gallagher is an easy target, if only because he gleefully takes aim at just about everything in his sights. In recent years, he's pointed his abrasive Mancunian accent at Jay Z, The X Factor and, most famously, his own brother, Oasis frontman...

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Noel Gallagher on Oasis Reunion: 'Only for the Money'

January 24, 2015

When Liam Gallagher's Beady Eye split up in October 2014, Oasis fans immediately began wondering whether Liam and Noel Gallagher could finally cast aside their differences and reunite the (What's the Story) Morning Glory? band after...

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Weekend Rock Question: What's the Best Brit-Pop Song?

May 8, 2015

This has been a pretty amazing few weeks for Brit-pop fans. Not only did Blur release their first album with the original lineup since 1999, but Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds are on tour to support their new album, Chasing Yesterday....

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Noel Gallagher Talks Tidal, Zayn Malik and Same-Sex Marriage

May 5, 2015

Noel Gallagher is never half as angry as it seems. The outlandish, outspoken former Oasis guitarist and current High Flying Birds frontman does appear to have an opinion — often loud and expletive-filled — on everything....

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25 Artists Who Have Never Won a Grammy

February 4, 2015

On February 8th, Katy Perry and Nicki Minaj will both be returning to the Grammys — and both will be vying to take home their first trophy. Like Patti Smith (one nomination), Björk (13) and Snoop Dogg and Brian McKnight (16 each), neither...

2014

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Watch Noel Gallagher's Campy Roller Derby Music Video

November 24, 2014

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds have shared a glittery, grindhouse-tinted video for "Do the Damage," a B-side from their recently announced new LP, Chasing Yesterday. The Mike Bruce-directed clip focuses on two rival roller derby...

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See Noel Gallagher and Johnny Marr Jam on Iggy Pop

October 24, 2014

Johnny Marr brought out Noel Gallagher to play a couple of songs during the encore of a recent concert at London's O2 Academy Brixton. When Marr introduced the former Oasis guitarist, he called him "one of the great songwriters for this country" and cheekily...

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Hear Oasis' Unreleased Acoustic Take on 'She's Electric'

August 25, 2014

Earlier this year, the Oasis: Chasing the Sun reissue series began with three-disc edition of the band's debut Definitely Maybe, and now, their follow-up (What's the Story) Morning Glory? is receiving a similar treatment. Out September 30th, the new set...

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England's Yearning: The Best of Nineties Britpop

May 28, 2014

It was the British invasion, take two, as dozens of fresh-scrubbed, frowny-faced British twentysomethings attempted to take over the world, one archly worded pop-gem at a time. And though the Britpop movement failed to take steam stateside, it left...

Album Review

Definitely Maybe [Reissue]

May 19, 2014

Twenty years on, Oasis' debut remains one of the most gloriously loutish odes to cigarettes, alcohol and dumb guitar solos that the British Isles have ever coughed up. This deluxe three-disc reissue captures the madness of the Gallagher brothers' early...

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Oasis Exhibit to Open in London in April

March 13, 2014

Oasis will be the subject of a new exhibit with rare photographs, artifacts and other memorabilia going on display in London ahead of the reissue of their landmark album Definitely Maybe, The Guardian reports. "Chasing the Sun: Oasis 1993 - 1997" will...

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Liam Gallagher Reveals 'Beady Eye Are No Longer'

October 25, 2014

Beady Eye have disbanded, Liam Gallagher revealed in a tweet Saturday. "Beady Eye are no longer. Thanks for all your support," the former Oasis singer wrote. Gallagher's fellow Oasis mate and Beady Eye guitarist Andy Bell added,...

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Watch Noel Gallagher Dissect Oasis' Legendary Fights

September 8, 2014

This spring, nearly 20 years after its release, Oasis' Definitely Maybe was reissued and the original disc was accompanied by a pair of new ones. Now the band's 1995 LP (What's the Story) Morning Glory?, is getting a similar treatment:...

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Oasis Detail Upcoming '(What's the Story) Morning Glory?' Reissue

July 29, 2014

Oasis will continue their Chasing the Sun reissue campaign with the re-release of their 1995 smash (What's the Story) Morning Glory?, scheduled for release on September 30th via Big Brother Recordings. Find Out where Oasis' '(What's the Story) Morning...

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See Rare Live Footage of Oasis in 1994

May 21, 2014

Two decades ago, American audiences got their first taste of a charmingly opinionated British rock star with an intriguing way of pronouncing "sunshine" when Oasis released their debut, Definitely Maybe. As Rob Sheffield writes in his four-and-a-half-star...

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Watch Oasis Explain Their Origins

May 13, 2014

Early in a new documentary about the impact of Oasis' debut album Definitely Maybe, one of the talking heads, Stone Roses bassist Mani, says, "It's probably the second-best debut album of all time – next to mine." That sort of sarcastic, prideful...

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