The Kooks’ Luke Pritchard admits he wrote new track in airplane toilet

Singer spent two hours in a plane bog penning 'Time Above The Earth'

Album Review: The Kooks – ‘Junk Of The Heart’

Most people still regard The Kooks as a kind of shrink-wrapped Libertines for pre-teens: The Libertweenies, if you will. This is harsh, especially when you consider even Johnny bloody Borrell was accusing them of being shameless careerists. Still, the poor reception that greeted ‘Konk’ way back in 2008 would seem to suggest that the mud stuck. Add this to...

The Kooks admit they’d become ‘stale’ before they recorded their third LP

Luke Pritchard says 'nothing can touch' the band now though

The Kooks admit their new album is part inspired by cocaine

Luke Pritchard admits he penned new track 'Mr Nice Guy' about the class A substance

The Kooks to headline Alex James of Blur’s Harvest Festival – ticket details

Luke Pritchard's mob will play their only UK festival show at Oxfordshire festival

The Kooks unveil comeback single ‘Is It Me’ – audio

Track will appear on Brighton band's third album 'Junk Of The Heart'

The Kooks announce October UK tour – ticket details

Band to take new album 'Junk Of The Heart' out on tour

The Kooks announce tracklisting for new album ‘Junk Of The Heart’

Band's third album is out on September 12

The Kooks announce intimate UK tour – ticket details

Band reveal which smaller venues they’ll play after fan vote

The Kooks set for intimate UK gigs in May

Band ask fans for venue suggestions