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After previous stints as a boyband pin-up in Busted and a tormented frontman of power-emo troupe Fightstar, Charlie Simpson has now reinvented himself as a country-folk troubadour. This is his…

Charlie Simpson of Fightstar sets a new Guinness World Record for the world’s coldest gig, braving brutal -30˚C temperatures in Oymyakon, Siberia to perform the Jägermeister Ice Cold Gig.…

There was a brilliant moment on last Saturday’s X Factor where Louis Walsh, confronted with one of the groups having just sung Bruno Mars’ ‘Just The Way You Are’ all…

The new single from the former Fightstar leader is out on August 8 and is taken from his forthcoming debut album ‘Young Pilgrim’ which is out on August 15. The…

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Hamish MacBain takes on this week’s releases. Elbow – ‘Lippy Kids’ Good on Elbow and all that, but fuck me backwards, their Glasto set was nauseatingly pleasant. This is…

Hamish MacBain takes on this week’s releases. Elbow – ‘Lippy Kids’ Good on Elbow and all that, but fuck me backwards, their Glasto set was nauseatingly pleasant. This is the…

Fightstar’s Charlie Simpson shares his thoughts on Silverchair’s ‘indefinite hibernation‘ I was very saddened by the news that the Australian trio Silverchair had decided after 20 years of making music…

Sonisphere takes place this weekend (July 31 – August 1). Here’s Fightstar frontman Charlie Simpson on the bands you need to see