Archive for October, 2008

Serge’s back garden bomb

Posted in News on October 30, 2008 by Jennijops


Kasabian have been in the news recently after booking 20 hotel rooms for their mates at the Creamfields festival, and the discovery that guitarist Serge Pizzorno has been sharing his back garden with an unexploded bomb. Drummer Ian Matthews has augmented his kit with a gigantic gong and the band have recently grown so much hair that it could stuff pillows for a dozen families. This festival warm-up is a relatively intimate gig for a band who can fill Earls Court twice over, but vocalist Tom Meighan treats it like Wembley stadium. “Are you alright at the back?” he asks, often. He even “conducts” the crowd’s singing into sections like a choir. Continue reading