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Extra Wembley date added

Posted in News on July 3, 2009 by Jennijops

Tickets are now on general sale for Kasabian’s November tour.

Due to overwhelming demand, a second Wembley show has been added.

Tickets for the shows can be found here, except for the Scotland shows which are here.

Kasabian on move

Posted in News on July 2, 2009 by Jennijops

FRESH from performing at Glastonbury and on the back of their No 1 album, Kasabian have announced a 10-date arena tour.

West Ryder Pauper Lunatic Asylum sold more than 150,000 copies in two weeks and topped the charts until knocked from the top spot by Michael Jackson.

The band, from Leicester, are due to release their new single Where Did All The Love Go? on August 10, as a follow-up to No 3 single Fire.
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Hit band Kasabian share advice with The Getaway Boys

Posted in News on July 2, 2009 by Jennijops

A YOUNG Derby band recording their debut album are getting advice from top bands Kasabian and The Happy Mondays.

Daniel Parkin, 22, whose band, The Getaway Boys, started recording last week, said: “We’re really good mates with both bands and they’ve been giving us some recording tips.

“They’ve told us to keep things original, be true to ourselves and go our own route.”
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Tributes to Foxes legend Henry [Kasabian mascot]

Posted in News on July 2, 2009 by Jennijops

He may have never played for Leicester City on the pitch but tributes have come flooding in for the man who performed their pre-match anthem.

Henry Shipley, whose rousing Post Horn Gallop were a feature of City’s home games, died on June 20.

Henry, who was in his early 80s, first played the Post Horn Gallop at Filbert Street back in the early 1940s with the Home Guard Band.
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Kasabian 10-Date November Arena Tour Pre-sale details

Posted in Alert, News on June 30, 2009 by Jennijops

Kasabian announce a 10-date tour in November to round off what will have been a phenomenal year for the UK’s premier rock band.

Tickets go on general sale on Friday 3rd July at 9AM, but an exclusive fan pre-sale will be available to those on the mailing list and from this website from Thursday 2nd July at 9AM.
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Posted in News on June 30, 2009 by Jennijops

KASABIAN want to break the ice with Glastonbury headliner Bruce Springsteen by introducing The Boss to a pal who can imitate his dancing.

The Leicester lads were personally chosen to support the rock legend, 59, tomorrow at Worthy Farm.

And axeman Serge Pizzorno told me: “We’re not doing the duration of Glasto. We’re driving in on the day three hours before and leaving straight after for another show.
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Daughter of Beatles legend Ringo Starr is expecting triplets with Kasabian’s Jay Mehler

Posted in Jay Mehler, News on June 30, 2009 by Jennijops

The daughter of Ringo Starr is going to need some Help as a new mum – she’s just found she’s expecting triplets.

And who else would you want to be there for nappy changes and early starts but a rock star!

Her boyfriend of four years Kasabian’s Jay Mehler was last night celebrating the good news at Glastonbury with a few cheeky bevvies.

A source said: “One more and they can be a four-piece, just like the Beatles.”