October 25, 2008 20:53

Feeder in motorway crash drama

Bus explodes on M62

Feeder in motorway crash drama
The crew on Welsh rockers Feeder's UK tour escaped with their lives after their bus crashed and then exploded on the M62 motorway last night (October 24).

The band had played a gig at Glasgow Barrowlands that evening, and the crew were enroute to their next destination of Lincoln, where they play the Engine Shed tomorrow (October 26), when the accident happened. The motorway was closed following the incident.

The band were travelling on a separate bus.

A band spokesperson said "Everybody is safe. But all the merchandising and catering is destroyed.

"All the crew were left in their pants - JD Sports kindly dressed them all today."

The spokesperson also confirmed thst the UK tour, whioh stretches into November, will continue unaffected.

Read More On This Artist

More News
Kendrick Lamar preparing to release new single 'i'
Björk declares support for Scottish 'Yes' vote
Ringo Starr on the future of rock music: 'Bands will always come through'
Creation of Joy Division Twitter account irks former bassist Peter Hook
Honeyblood drummer Shona McVicar leaves group
Midweek chart update: The Script on course for third Number One album
Mogwai's Stuart Braithwaite goes on campaign trail for Scottish 'Yes' vote
Wild Beasts announce special edition release of 'Present Tense' with Foals remix –...
La Roux says she is 'not happy' with record label Polydor over new album promotion
Interpol reveal Paul Banks-directed video for 'Twice As Hard'
Win a chance see Chic featuring Nile Rodgers and write for NME
Rihanna says 'Fuck you' to CBS over use of 'Run This Town' following NFL...
Cat Stevens to tour for first time since 1976
Run The Jewels fans set up Kickstarter campaign to get new album remixed by cats
Paul McCartney to release expanded edition of 'New' including unreleased tracks
September 23 declared David Bowie Day in Chicago
Kasabian's Tom Meighan: 'I'll be buying the new Aphex Twin album the second it...
Royal Blood's Ben Thatcher denounces 'rock 'n' roll' behaviour:...
Serge says next Kasabian album will be heavy and 'bombastic'
Sharon Osbourne to U2: 'You give your mediocre music away because no one wants to buy it'
Footage emerges of Foo Fighters playing instrumental version of new song 'Outside' -...
Frank Ocean recording new album with Hit-Boy and Rodney Jerkins

More News

Comments

Please login to add your comment.

Featured Videos
Latest Tickets - Booking Now
 
Know Your NME
 

 
NME Store & Framed Prints
Most Read News
Popular This Week
Inside NME.COM
On NME.COM Today