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Kylie Minogue says she still hasn’t had “the Glastonbury experience”

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"I need to do it as a rite of passage"

‘Mystify: Michael Hutchence’ review: a touching tribute to one of music’s most misunderstood showmen

Michael Hutchence
By the time the 1996 Brit Awards rolled into view the silky sounds of Australian rock juggernaut INXS had fallen out of favour. The preceding decade brought the band huge international acclaim thanks to a string of hit singles such as ‘Never Tear Us Apart’ and ‘New Sensation’. But in the wake of the coarse textures of grunge and...

INXS: director Richard Lowenstein on ‘Mystify’ the documentary that will change everything you know about Michael Hutchence

"If you're sitting in a dark room without cameras then it can feel like being in a therapy session." NME is halfway through our conversation with filmmaker Richard Lowenstein, who is telling us about the moment when he finally sat down with model Helena Christensen to discuss her relationship with the late Michael Hutchence for the first time ever. The...

Kylie Minogue says that Michael Hutchence “awakened my desire”

Kylie Minogue and INXS's Michael Hutchence
Kylie Minogue has said that INXS frontman Michael Hutchence "awakened desire during their relationship. The revelation comes from Mystify: Michael Hutchence, a new documentary on the frontman that comes out next week (October 16). Read more: Kylie’s Glastonbury debut, 14 years late: a surreal pop spectacle with a fake wedding, rainbow confetti and two famous dudes “I felt very safe with...

Michael Hutchence documentary ‘Mystify’ filmmakers were “terrified” of losing Kylie Minogue intimate footage

The filmmaker of new Michael Hutchence documentary Mystify has revealed how he was terrified of losing his suitcase after Kylie Minogue handed him intimate photos of her. Minogue allowed filmmaker Richard Lowenstein to access her home videos after he interviewed the singer for the forthcoming documentary – which sees Minogue discussing her relationship with the late INXS frontman between 1989-1991. While...

Kylie Minogue thinks her acclaimed Glastonbury debut wasn’t “good enough”

She won huge praise for her Glastonbury debut earlier this year, but Kylie Minogue has said her performance just wasn't good enough. The pop icon delivered the festival's customary Legends slot for 2019, which went on to become the BBC's most viewed Glastonbury performance of all time. But in a new interview with GQ Magazine, Minogue says that the huge reaction...

Kylie Minogue becomes the most viewed Glastonbury performance ever

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Kylie Minogue's triumphant performance at Glastonbury 2019 has become the most watched in the festival's history. The performance marked the Aussie pop sensation's return to Worthy Farm after she was forced to pull out in 2005 when she was diagnosed with breast cancer before she performed as a guest with Scissor Sisters in 2010. To make the most of her 'legends...

Listen to Tove Lo and Kylie Minogue’s new song ‘Really Don’t Like U’

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Tove Lo has shared her new Kylie Minogue-featuring single 'Really Don't Like U' - listen to the track below. The song will feature on Lo's upcoming new album 'Sunshine Kitty', which is set for release on September 20. It's the follow-up to 2017's ‘Blue Lips’, and will feature further collaborations with the likes of Doja Cat, ALMA and Jax Jones. Read more:...

Billie Eilish, The Cure’s Robert Smith and Kylie Minogue donate Glastonbury outfits to charity

Kylie Minogue, Billie Eilish and The Cure's Robert Smith are among the Glastonbury Festival artists who have donated clothes to Oxfam in the fight against "throwaway fashion". Minogue, who won acclaim for her performance in the festival's traditional legends slot, has donated a sun visor which she brought to the event but did not wear on stage. Other in-demand items up...

Kylie hosts the ultimate wedding disco as she headlines day three of Poland’s Open’er festival

Headlining the Orange Main Stage on day three of Poland's Open'er  festival, Kylie Minogue is freezing. “I really could do with a hug from one of you, it’s so cold,” says the 51 year old pop veteran, before launching into ‘Can’t Get You Out Of My Head’.  “Do you think this guy in bright yellow could come up these stairs?,”...