Justin Bieber wants to 'slap' The Black Keys, Rolling Stones to discuss playing Glastonbury, Kraftwerk announce UK festival slot... Music News Daily
Wednesday, 13 February
It's the feud no one ever thought they'd see: Justin Bieber versus The Black Keys. After Patrick Carney suggested the singer was more into money than music, the popstar responded with a tweet decarling: "the Black Keys drummer should be slapped around haha". Careful Pat, he does have a LOT of fans...
Ronnie Wood says he'll twist his bandmates' arms to get The Rolling Stones to play Glastonbury. The guitarist claims he'll raise the festival at the group's next meeting in March. Could be cutting it fine...
Kraftwerk will play this year's T In The Park festival. Tickets for the 14-16 July event, headlined by Mumford & Sons, Rihanna and The Killers, go on sale on 22 February.
Phoenix will release their new album Bankrupt! on 22 April. The band revealed the album's tracklisting, and artwork - a peach - online yesterday.
Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds have announced a UK tour. The band kick off dates at the Hammersmith Apollo on 26 October, tickets go on sale this Friday. Meanwhile their Los Angeles date next Thursday (21 February) will be streamed live. Watch a trailer for it above.
Richard Hawley, Levellers, The Farm and Labrinth are among the acts confirmed for this year's Camp Bestival. The child-friendly event takes place 1-4 August.
Check out record sleeves by Interpol, The Libertines and Lady Gaga retro-designed to look like they were released in the 60s.
Here's !!!'s new track Slyd taken from forthcoming album Thr!!!er (out 29 April). The New Yorkers will play London's Village Underground on 7 May.
The police chief who signed off Chris Brown's community service has resigned. Prosecutors are claiming there is no credible evidence the singer completed his sentence and while Bryan T Norwood has stepped down immediately, he has not commented on Brown. A court will review the singer's case in April.
Lady Gaga has been forced to halt her US tour due to injury. The singer is suffering from synovitis, a severe inflation of the joints. "I've been hiding a show injury and chronic pain for sometime now," she explained. "However, after last night's performance, I could not walk."
Here's Local Natives new video for Heavy Feet, from recent album Hummingbird.
Justin Timberlake and Jay-Z are reportedly planning a joint stadium tour.
Listen to Courtney Love and Michael Stipe collaborating on Rio Grande from Johnny Depp's pirate themed compilation, Son Of Rogue's Gallery (out 18 February).
The Wire's Idris Elba is to direct a music video for band The Last Party. The group and actor met up recently after a gig at London club This Feeling to discuss the clip.
St Vincent and David Byrne have joined the line-up for this year's End Of The Road festival. The event takes place 30 August to 1 September in Dorset.
Today's Track Of The Day is The Sonic Aesthetic with Mendicant Adventures
That's it for today. Music News Daily returns tomorrow at lunchtime.
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