Oasis, The Zutons, Pete Doherty, 'The Mighty Boosh' – 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:
Bob Geldof has hit the roof over the issue of his daughter Peaches getting married to Max Drummey (whose band b]Chester French head to the UK to support N.E.R.D next week (August 18)_ – despite her supposedly dating The Horrors Faris Rotter. He is said to be “incandescent with rage” and is supposedly too livid to talk to her (Daily Mirror).
From the papers:
Sir Paul McCartney returned to the UK with Nancy Shevell after his trip across the USA (Daily Mirror).
Elton John and his partner David Furnish strolled around Portofino in Italy, taking in the sun then hitting the shops (Daily Mirror).
The Mighty Boosh‘s Noel Fielding gave his co-star Rich Fulcher, aka Bob Fossil, a big kiss outside the Groucho Club in Soho, London (Daily Star).
Madonna went for a workout in central London, glugging a variety of juicy drinks to give her extra vitamins (Daily Mirror).
Girls Aloud have ordered southern fried chicken, waffles, nachos, McDonald’s egg McMuffins, Haribo sweets and sponge cakes on their rider for the V Festival (Daily Mirror).
Rihanna frolicked in the Caribbean sea with her fella, Chris Brown (Various).
Britney Spears rode the ‘Viper’ rollercoaster at a Los Angeles theme park (Daily Mirror).
E-mailed in from NME.COM users:
Pete Doherty was flung out of the Malmasion hotel in Liverpool recently. He’d been caught smoking inside his hotel room, apparently.
Russell Pritchard from The Zutons waited in the Halifax bank on Bold Street in Liverpool.
Also in Liverpool, Candie Payne and various Zutons hung out outside the Magnet club (all from Ali).
Ed Harcourt was given a night off his usual instrument duties as The Gutter Twins played the Shepherd’s Bush Empire. He got pissed and sat next to Romeo Stoddard of The Magic Numbers – who had already forced a punter to switch seats by sitting right in front of him and obscuring his view. Harcourt joklingly grabbed Stoddard‘s head and pulled it into his lap, saying, “Suck my cock!” and laughing (from Kaz).
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