The Killers, White Lies – your music gossip stop
Welcome to the Daily Gossip: your daily stop-off to find out who in the world of music has been up to what.
Today’s top gossip:
Blur‘s Alex James has revealed he, Joe Strummer and artist Damien Hirst once turned down the chance to sign Coldplay. The three, who ran a short-lived record label in the late ’90s, went to see the band but weren’t impressed. “We all thought they were ordinary and passed on them,” James said, adding, “Then again, I still think Coldplay are a fairly ordinary band” (The Sun).
From the papers:
From NME.COM users:
The Streets frontman Mike Skinner walking around outside the 02 Academy in Liverpool talking to fans while playing a ukulele before his sold-out gig (From Ali in Liverpool).
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