Sharon and John met in the early 1990s when Giddings offered his services as The Corrs' agent
Freddie Mercury almost sang for Smile while Pink Floyd were nearly The Tea Set
‘They were robbed of their stage three weeks ago - we would like to offer them ours tonight’
'Streets of Surrender' is dedicated to the French capital after the Isis massacres
However the old songs are what most people have paid money to hear - and they sound as good as ever
The band have postponed a further date after the breach 'was not resolved quickly'
A scripting error saw the heavy metal band misclassified in an earlier episode
The body of Mr Mandela will be lying in state for three days
Presidents and poets pay tribute to Seamus Heaney as son reveals content of last text message sent by the Nobel laureate to his wife
Plight of the band has drawn international attention
Maria Alyokhina forced to appear at parole decision appeal by video link despite hunger strike over right to attend in person
U2 singer says honour is 'unspeakably special'
Mumford and Sons bassist Ted Dwane has been discharged from hospital in America following treatment for a blood clot on his brain.
Will.i.am, Ed Sheeran and Mumford & Sons are among the stars who have recorded new versions of celebrated protest songs to highlight issues of global poverty.
Within five seconds, you can understand what happened in Coventry. Six nights previously, as Muse warmed up for the Midlands instalment of their 2nd Law Tour with some stage-set rehearsal, the good citizens of that town feared that their Ricoh Arena was on fire, and alerted the authorities. As the music grinds to a stuttering, screeing start and giant transformer-pillars atop a bank of TV screens begin to belch flames hot enough to flash-fry your face even in the cheap seats, their confusion seems natural.
Two Door Cinema Club are one of those bands that make you wonder what the point is. Not in a the-end-is-upon-us sort of way (there's very little apocalyptic about this lovely little Northern Irish troupe) but in that, if this is the band that makes it, this is the band that gets massive, this is what people want, then... what do music journalists know about anything? Why bother?