Big Day Out Hits Adelaide

Kasabian, My Chemical Romance, The Killers, Sick Puppies, The Butterfly Effect, Tool, and Evermore performed during the Big Day Out stop on February 2nd at Adelaide Showground in Adelaide, Australia. Watch fan filmed highlight clips from YouTube. Check out pictures from WireImage.

Brit Bad-Boy Band Kasabian Knuckles Down

Kasabian sitting

“We were devastated with our Playboy shoot,” Kasabian guitarist/songwriter Sergio Pizzorno cracked in an interview with Billboard. “No Playboy bunnies, no invitation to a party, nothing. Just us and (photographer) Mick Rock.”

The Q Awards 2006

Danny McNamara from Embrace, Kasabian, Keane, Muse, Noel Gallagher of Oasis, The Kooks, and The Manic Street Preachers attended The 2006 Q Awards on Monday (October 30) at Grosvenor House Hotel in London, England. Check out pictures from RexFeatures, GettyImages, and WireImage.

Was Keane’s Tom Chaplin Addicted To Port?

Keane’s Tom Chaplin is in rehab not for a hard liquor and cocaine addiction, but for being hooked on the sweet fortified wine favored at posh dinner parties.. So says Kasabian’s Serge Pizzorno. “We heard he was addicted to port,” Pizzorno tells The Sun. “All these bloody posh kids. You’d never get us drinking port, it’s a bloody horrible drink. Who else but Keane would be addicted to port? It’s not exactly a rock ‘n roll drink. But we heard that’s what he was in the Priory for.” The full story at thesun.co.uk has since been removed.

Kasabian Singer Pisses On MCR’s Chart Topping ‘Parade’

Tom Meighan and Sergio Pizzorno of Kasabian

Kasabian singer Tom Meighan lashed out at emo rockers, singling out My Chemical Romance as the band debuted at #1 in the UK singles chart with ‘Welcome To The Black Parade’. “It’s all about inflicting self-harm on children,” he complained to The Sun. “These kids believe they are being rebellious. But they are all just moaning at each other. It’s like ventriloquists’ music. It’s weird and dark. They don’t have anything positive to say. The only good news is that it won’t last. These clowns won’t be around for much longer. Their make-up will flake off and the scene will die out. And it can’t happen soon enough.” The full story at thesun.co.uk has since been removed.

On TV: Kasabian, Bon Jovi, Gomez

Rock acts on television this week include ‘Rock Star: Supernova’ runner-up Dilana Robichaux, who visits ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’ on Monday; Kasabian, who perform on ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’ on Tuesday; Godsmack, who perform on ‘Last Call with Carson Daly’ on Tuesday; Bon Jovi, who visits ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’ on Wednesday; Joan Jett, who performs on ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’ on Wednesday; Constantine Maroulis, who visits ‘Total Request Live’ on Thursday; Gomez, who perform on ‘The Tonight Show’ on Friday; and The Panic Channel, who perform on ‘Last Call’ on Friday.

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