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Pete Doherty hails the NHS after infected hedgehog spike lands him in hospital

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Pete Doherty has hailed the NHS after he sought treatment when a hedgehog spike became lodged in his finger. The Libertines singer was reportedly walking his two Siberian huskies when one of the dogs picked up a hedgehog in its jaws. According to the Daily Star, the spine became lodged in Doherty's finger as he attempted to remove the animal from his...

Freestyle rap and ‘Sandinista’ – Pete Doherty tells us what’s going on with The Libertines’ new album

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Pete Doherty has revealed that The Libertines are currently exploring a number of ambitious directions on new material, likening it to the diversity of The Clash's divisive 'Sandinista'. Watch our full interview with Doherty above Speaking to NME for a new and in-depth interview, Doherty confirmed that the band had been working on the long-awaited follow-up to 2015's 'Anthems For Doomed...

Pete Doherty on what ‘Albion’ means in the era of Brexit

Pete Doherty has shared how he feels about the idea of 'Albion' in the years since the Brexit vote, as well as revealing that he'll leave the country if freedom of movement comes to an end. Watch our full and in-depth interview with Doherty above The Babyshambles and Libertines frontman, who this week released his debut album with new band The...

Pete Doherty: “Smack and prison are subjects I’ll sit and talk about all day”

Pete Doherty has opened up about his longstanding and complicated relationship and "fascination" with drugs, sharing his feelings of warning people of the dangers and the pitfalls of romanticising them. Watch our full and in-depth interview with Doherty above The Libertines and Babyshambles frontman has a long history of addiction issues, and has had many brushes with the law for various...

Pete Doherty, interviewed: “I’m not that messed up arsehole”

Last month over a boozy dinner in Margate, Peter Doherty celebrated his 40th birthday. The artist who spent much of the century as a source of tabloid headlines about drugs and debauchery had reached a landmark year. It's fair to say that a few people had their doubts as to whether he'd survive this long. “I don’t know if that...

Peter Doherty & The Puta Madres – ‘Peter Doherty & The Puta Madres’ review

“Let’s get straight to the heart of the matter,” sang Pete Doherty on The Libertines’ long-awaited comeback album ‘Anthems For Doomed Youth’. While a boisterous and rousing call-to-arms, that album did little to deal with the demons, bad blood and headlines that dogged their decade-long hiatus. Addiction, ruin and reflection ran through the very DNA of Babyshambles as that...

Listen to Pete Doherty & The Puta Madres’ intimate new tune, ‘Paradise Is Under Your Nose’

Pete Doherty has released a new track with his band The Puta Madres – stream 'Paradise Is Under Your Nose' below. Read More: 10 of Pete Doherty’s best lyrics The Libertines and Babyshambles musician recently returned with his latest project, releasing the single ‘Who’s Been Having You Over' and sharing news of the band's debut album. Live shows are also set to take place next month. 'Paradise Is...

Pete Doherty on why Brexit will “be the best thing in the world for music”

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Pete Doherty has said that Brexit will "be the best thing in the world for music", arguing that it will result in "an incredible backlash" from musicians. Check out the video below. Read More: Brexit: What will happen after May? And do we have a say? The Libertines frontman, who recently returned with new band The Puta Madres, was taking part in...

Pete Doherty & The Puta Madres share video for ‘Who’s Been Having You Over’ and announce UK tour

Pete Doherty and his new band The Puta Madres have shared the video for their single 'Who's Been Having You Over' as well as announcing details of a 2019 UK and European tour. The Libertines and Babyshambles man's latest outfit have teamed up again with the acclaimed Roger Sargent for their new video. Filmed in Margate, the clip is a collaboration...

Peter Doherty & The Puta Madres announce debut album and share new single

Peter Doherty has unveiled his new band The Puta Madres and announced details of their debut album, which is set for release later this year. The latest record from the Libertines frontman is described as "a devastatingly intimate portrait of love, loss and being lost" and was recorded in a French fishing village across four consecutive days last summer. Set for...