Ian Brown planning career-spanning set at Platt Fields festival

Singer preparing for June 11 event in Manchester

Ian Brown, Unkle, Bernard Sumner for Manchester Warehouse Project gig

Acts set to play June 11 gig at Platt Field Park

Ian Brown released without charge following assault arrest

No further action will be taken against the former Stone Roses frontman

Ian Brown lashes out at the BNP at O2 Academy Brixton show

Singer celebrates his tenth gig at the London venue with a few surprises

Ian Brown unveils details of 2010 European tour

Singer to start the year with dates across Europe

Ian Brown arrested after disturbance at home

Singer arrested after neighbours call 999

Ian Brown calls on schools to screen Eminem and 50 Cent biographies

Singer believes they could 'inspire' youngsters to do great things

Ian Brown announces new single details

The Prodigy's Liam Howlett also adds his magic touch for a remix of 'Just Like You'

Live Review: Ian Brown

Dubai. Sandy emirate where the Arab jetset go to convert oil revenues into tacky soft furnishings. As the mercury swells to 38°C, even the beads of sweat develop beads of sweat. Women in abayas follow their husbands in dishdashas into aircon-nuked shopping malls. Far-off: a low, flat bellowing cry peals out from near the Atlantis seven-star hotel complex. Is...