Mike Skinner, Glasvegas, John Lennon, Carl Barat - your music gossip stop

Welcome to the Daily Gossip: your daily stop-off to find out who in the world of music has been up to what.

Today’s top gossip:

Liam Gallagher was seen knee deep in the muddy streams of Bourton-On-The-Water in the Cotswolds. Gallagher was filming a video promo for ‘I’m Outta Time’, which is set to be the second single from Oasis‘ new album ‘Dig Out Your Soul’, out October 6. Gallagher was heard muttering “I wish I hadn’t written this music now,” as the director ordered another take (The Guardian).

From the papers:

Mike Skinner has gone diva. The Streets‘ mainman apparently ordered an array of outrageous demands for his stay at Myhotel in Brighton, including a vintage carousel horse (Daily Mirror).

Tito Jackson is being sued by his former family bodyguard. Matt Fiddes, of Barnstaple, Devon, claims he is owed money relating to a loan given to Jackson to fly to the UK for television work (The Independent).

Bono was spotted wearing three-inch heels in St Tropez (Daily Mirror).

Paul McCartney played an impromptu gig for a four-month old baby named Jude. On hearing the child’s name, Macca whipped out his harmonica and played the baby a song (Daily Mirror).

Duran Duran‘s Simon Le Bon was captured in a series of unflattering beach photos while on holiday in Sardinia (Daily Record).

Didz Hammond says singer Carl Barat‘s recent bout of acute pancreatitis has been good for Dirty Pretty Things. “We’ve all slowed down a bit,” he said (Daily Record).

John Lennon‘s killer Mark Chapman has been allowed annual visits in a private, homelike setting with his wife since 1992. Chapman is up for parole again this week after 28 years in jail, although Lennon’s widow Yoko Ono has publicly opposed his release (The Sun).

Amy Winehouse‘s husband Blake Fielder-Civil is set to be released from prison on December 30 (Daily Mirror)

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James Righton of Klaxons watched HEALTH and No Age at the London Scala (from Dave).

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