McFly

  1. Vampire Weekend, Klaxons Join Benicassim Line-Up

    February 25, 2010 12:00 AM EST Vampire Weekend, dance act Leftfield, and electro-pop band Klaxons are among a host of musicians added Feb. 25 to the 16th International Festival of Benicassim, Spain, known as FIB Heineken. They join the Prodigy, Kasabian, PiL, the Specials, Ian ...

  2. U.K. Acts Set For Handover Celebration

    July 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Live performances by major U.K. acts The Feeling, Il Divo, Katherine Jenkins, Russell Watson and McFly will form the core music element of the Aug. 24 Handover Celebration, an event marking the end of the Beijing Olympic Games and the start of Lon ...

  3. Super Deal For McFly

    July 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT McFly has inked a deal with label management specialist Absolute for the British boyband's new label, Super Records. Through the deal, Absolute will help launch the pop group's own label releases into the marketplace, handling sales, ret ...

  4. U.K. Biz Hits Download Highpoint

    October 31, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The British digital market registered a banner sales week last week, shifting 1.7 million downloads. In a joint statement issued today, the BPI, its retail counterpart ERA, and their jointly-owned charts compiler the Official U.K. Charts Company, ...

  5. Muse, Yorke Among BT Digital Award Winners

    October 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Gala held Oct. 3 in London. British alternative rock trio and Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke were the big winners last night (Oct. 3) at the fifth annual BT Digital Music Awards in London, each taking hope a brace of trophies. Yorke's debut so ...

  6. Live 8: Moscow Joins Roster

    June 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Young To Play Canada. Live 8 has added a concert in Moscow's Red Square, ensuring that all of the G8 industrialized nations will be represented at Saturday's (July 2) event. At deadline, the only act confirmed for the show was the Pet Sh ...

  7. Live 8 Unveils Tokyo Line-up

    June 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Bjork will perform live for the first time in two years at the Japan Live 8 show on July 2, organizers of the event announced today (June 24). The Icelandic artist will be headlining a bill that incl Bjork will perform live for the first time in t ...

  8. Live 8 Unveils Tokyo Line-up

    June 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Bjork to perform first concert in Japan in two years. Bjork will perform live for the first time in two years at the Japan Live 8 show on July 2, organizers of the event announced today (June 24). The Icelandic artist will be headlining a bill tha ...

  9. U2 Awarded Nordoff-Robbins Lifetime Accolade

    June 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Charity also honors Bob Geldof. U2 picked up the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 30th anniversary of the annual charity Nordoff-Robbins O2 Silver Clef Awards Lunch, held today (June 17) in London. When presenting the four band members with the a ...

  10. McFly, Others To Perform At Brits Nominees Party

    January 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST Three emerging British acts will perform live at the nominations launch in London next Monday (Jan. 10) for the 25th BRIT Awards show, branded BRITs25 with MasterCard. Three emerging British acts will perform live at the nominations launch in Lond ...

  11. McFly, Others To Perform At Brits Nominees Party

    January 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST Three emerging British acts will perform live at the nominations launch in London next Monday (Jan. 10) for the 25th BRIT Awards show, branded BRITs25 with MasterCard. Three emerging British acts will perform live at the nominations launch in Lond ...

  12. Wembley Arena Closing For A Year

    December 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST Wembley Arena, one of London's biggest indoor venues, will close on Tuesday (Jan. 4) for a complete refurbishment. Wembley Arena, one of London's biggest indoor venues, will close Tuesday (Jan. 4) for a complete refurbishment. The Jan. 2 ...

  13. Wembley Arena Closing For A Year

    December 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST Wembley Arena, one of London's biggest indoor venues, will close on Tuesday (Jan. 4) for a complete refurbishment. Wembley Arena, one of London's biggest indoor venues, will close Tuesday (Jan. 4) for a complete refurbishment. The Jan. 2 ...

  14. McFly Builds Buzz With WAP Portal

    October 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music U.K. has launched a new mobile-phone entertainment portal for hit British boy band McFly, which the label claims is the country's "first official" artist Wireless Application Protocol Universal Music U.K. has launche ...

  15. McFly Builds Buzz With WAP Portal

    October 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music U.K. has launched a new mobile-phone entertainment portal for hit British boy band McFly, which the label claims is the country's "first official" artist Wireless Application Protocol Universal Music U.K. has launche ...