Alex Kapranos, Babyshambles, Courtney Love – what we’ve learned on Twitter this week (August 14)

All the best Tweets from your favourite musicians

It’s been another busy week, and once again our favourite musicians have been letting steam on Twitter. Here’s what we’ve learned from their posts, including BabyshamblesAdam Ficek sullenly responding to Calvin Harris’ Twitter breakdown, Franz Ferdinand‘s Alex Kapranos writing new songs and The CribsRyan Jarman loving Lovvers and Strange Boys.

Here’s some of the best Tweets from the past week, spelling mistakes and all

Wild Beasts: Walking past my old primary school dinner lady through Kendal drizzle, a cheque from Faber in my hand. Life can be strange.

Ezra Koenig, Vampire Weekend: goodbye Chicago. all I have left are my memories and this copy of ‘The Razor’s Edge’ signed by Asher Roth

Courtney Love: apparently my tweets are confusing,1 i dont like purple much at all i like AUBERGINE i love BERRY but NOT Prince or even Hendrix PURPLE

Adam Ficek, Roses Kings Castles/Babyshambles: @calvinharris orrible industry,youre lucky you got a major label big brother,I have to fight ‘the man’ with me council estate chums on here

Tim Westwood: On the Gatwick Express rollin – Easy Jet check-in, porridge at EAT, then priority boarding (£15) infront of families with children & eldery

Rivers Cuomo, Weezer: What DVD set should we get for the upcoming tour? Last summer we watched ‘Heroes’ and liked it pretty good. Before that we saw ‘Lost’.

Alex Kapranos, Franz Ferdinand: Wrote a song provisionally called ‘A Little Guy From The Suburbs’ and am working on the arrangement. Huge heroic chorus anyone? Not so sure…

Patrick Wolf: Am i finally recording a christmas single? yes patrick you are finally recording a christmas single! Sleigh bells check.. Choir yet to come.

Ryan Jarman, The Cribs: Gone to see Lovvers tonight who great. Strange Boys are up next who’d better be good cos I’ve already bought a t shirt!! Rjj x

Ryan Jarman, The Cribs (posting one hour later): They ruled… All in all one of the best gigs I’ve been to in a while

Tune in next week for the best from the Twitter universe, and in the meantime make sure you’re following us at Twitter.com/NMEmagazine for the latest.