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Isle of Wight Festival confirms line-up for 2019

Noel Gallagher / George Ezra / Biffy Clyro
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, George Ezra and Biffy Clyro have been confirmed as the headliners of the Isle of Wight Festival 2019 - check out the rest of the line-up below. This year's festival will be held from June 13-16, with the 2019 event following one year on from the Isle of Wight Festival's 50th anniversary in 2018. The three...

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds announced as 2019 headliner for This Is Tomorrow Festival

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds have been confirmed as the first headliners for 'This is Tomorrow Festival' in 2019. Buy tickets to see Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds here The festival, which last year took place at Spillers Wharf, Newcastle, moves to a new location in 2019 and will take place at Exhibition Park on Newcastle's Town Moor over next...

Noel Gallagher gave Bradley Cooper rock star advice for ‘A Star Is Born’

Noel Gallagher has revealed he gave Bradley Cooper advice on how to be a rock star ahead of the actor’s role in A Star is Born. The remake of the classic film, which sees Bradley Cooper play a seasoned musician who falls in love with an up and coming star, was also Cooper’s directional debut. The film – which starred Lady...

Watch the psychedelic lyric video for ‘Alone On The Rope’, the latest track from Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds have debuted the lyric video for 'Alone On The Rope', and it's a suitably psychedelic affair. Watch it exclusively below on NME.com. READ MORE: The photographer behind Noel Gallagher’s new book speaks out on life on the road with The High Flying Birds  The track is the B-side to their latest single 'If Love Is...

Noel Gallagher says he’s ‘better looking and has a better band’ now he’s not in Oasis

Noel Gallagher has compared his life now with his life when he was in Oasis as part of a new interview. Buy this brilliant Oasis-inspired 'Tea Here Now' mug It has been nine years since the Manchester band split up just before they were due to headline French festival Rock en Seine. Speaking to Rolling Stone Argentina, Gallagher said: "Ten...

Noel Gallagher calls all of Yorkshire a ‘shithole’ during festival set

Yorkshire
Noel Gallagher called Yorkshire a "shithole" as he headlined Bingley Music Live on Sunday (September 2). The Manchester musician was performing with his band, the High Flying Birds, at the festival in Bingley, West Yorkshire when he made the comments about the county. According to reports, Gallagher immediately addressed chants of "Yorkshire, Yorkshire" that greeted him when he walked...

Noel Gallagher compares ‘deluded’ Liverpool FC fans to the Queen Mother

Liverpool FC fans
Noel Gallagher has compared "deluded" Liverpool FC fans to the Queen Mother in a new interview. Buy Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds tickets here The musician is well known for his love of Manchester City, having been photographed at matches and regularly discussed his fandom over the years. Appearing on talkSPORT this morning (August 29), Gallagher was asked how Liverpool...

Liam Gallagher responds to “soft lad” Noel’s claims that football isn’t coming home

Liam Gallagher has hit out at Noel for suggesting that England won't win the 2018 World Cup. Read More: All your favourite stars are getting a bit excited about England’s World Cup chances  The team beat Sweden 2-0 yesterday (July 7) and are now through to the semi-finals of the competition. They will face Croatia in the penultimate round on Wednesday...

Watch the starry lyric video for Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds’ ‘God Help Us All (Demo)’

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds have shared a lyric video for their track 'God Help Us All (Demo)'. The band released their third album 'Who Built The Moon?' last November. In a four-star review, NME said: "It’s Noel’s freewheeling solo freedom and return-to-mega-form song-writing that makes this amongst the albums of the year. Noel shoots for ‘…The Moon’, and...

Lars Ulrich thought Noel Gallagher was “f*****g stupid’ to leave Oasis

Noel Gallagher, Lars Ulrich
Noel Gallagher has revealed how Lars Ulrich feared that his decision to quit Oasis would be "f*****g stupid". The former Oasis guitarist, 50, opened up in a Beats1 interview with the Metallica drummer, and reminded him of how he had been cautious about Noel's decision to quit the iconic group in 2009. "I remember, the day after I left Oasis I...