Winston Churchill's ability to lift the spirits of the British people in times of adversity were neatly balanced with a sparkling line in withering put-downs
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Monday 05 December 2011
News that Noel Gallagher is to take his brother to court reminds us there are few more dispiriting sights for dedicated music fans than seeing their heroes on the way to hearings. Trussed up in unfamiliar shirt and tie combinations, they look as uncomfortable as ex-lags at job interviews. It is bad enough when artists attend divorce proceedings or face the beak for falling asleep at the wheel, but far worse is when they have brought the suit (legal, not sartorial) themselves. Any dealings with the legal system are bound to make the protagonist look petty-minded, venal or underhand.
Monday 05 December 2011
Taking fellow bandmates to court is usually a mistake, says Chris Mugan
Friday 19 August 2011
Former Oasis star Liam Gallagher is taking legal action against his brother Noel for what he claims are "lies".
Wednesday 27 July 2011
Noel Gallagher says someone needs to "waft" his brother Liam with a "wet towel" if he thinks he can eclipse Oasis' success.
Thursday 07 July 2011
Oasis finally split after a row about Liam Gallagher's fashion business led to a violent dressing room clash in Paris, Noel Gallagher has revealed.
Wednesday 06 July 2011
Noel Gallagher has revealed that one of the most infamous splits in rock and roll stemmed from a row about an ad in an Oasis tour programme.
Friday 17 June 2011
Liam Gallagher will not attend his brother Noel's wedding.
Tuesday 05 April 2011
Noel Gallagher is set to marry long-term girlfriend Sara MacDonald this summer.
Thursday 17 March 2011
Liam Gallagher feels his brother Noel made Oasis look like "Culture Club on s**t acid" in their videos.
Tuesday 08 March 2011
Liam Gallagher has proclaimed Beady Eye 'the best band' on the "planet".
Monday 07 March 2011
It was surely no coincidence that Liam Gallagher chose Glasgow's most fiery venue for this debut live appearance by his post-Oasis project. His old band had its ups and downs, but this city remained vocal in its appreciation of their supremely confident self-possession.
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