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Today’s top gossip:
Keane‘s Tom Chaplin says he wants to bury the hatchet with Oasis‘ Noel Gallagher, by getting the Oasis man to produce the Battle band. Gallagher has previously called Keane “shit”, but the band still decided to cover Oasis‘ ‘Cast No Shadow’ at Sunday’s (August 23) V Festival Chelmsford gig, after the headliners pulled out due to Liam Gallagher having viral laryngitis.
Now, Chaplin says he thinks it’s time the two bands made up properly. “We are both bands of the people,” he said. “It would be great for Noel to produce us – I offer the olive branch. We’re huge fans.” Following Keane‘s V Festival performance, Liam Gallagher paid tribute to them on his Twitter account. “Respect to those bands who covered Oasis last night,” he Tweeted. “Even though I might of [sic] given some of you shit in the past” (Daily Star).
From the papers:
They weren’t the only ones offering to fill the Oasis-shaped hole at V either – The Proclaimers also asked festival organisers if they could headline. “We tendered our services straightaway,” frontmen Charlie and Craig said. “We would’ve juggled and everything,” (The Independent).
Joe Lean went out to lunch in central London with Peaches Geldof (The Sun).
Take That‘s Mark Owen is to wed his long-term girlfriend Emma Ferguson (various).
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