Oasis

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‘Our sound man had Kurt Cobain against the wall’: iconic Leeds gig pub ‘reopens’
Nirvana, Blur and Coldplay all played early shows at the Duchess of York. Twenty-one years after it closed, a new pop-up version calls attention to the plight of today’s small venues

Dave Simpson

14, Jul, 2021 @10:40 AM

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From Factory Records to Oasis: a musical tour of Manchester
A new exhibition on the seminal Manchester label is the start of a musical homage taking in the roots of Joy Division, the Smiths et al

Gavin McOwan

18, Jun, 2021 @6:00 AM

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New film to document Oasis’s 1996 Knebworth gigs
Liam and Noel Gallagher are executive producers on project, being released later in 2021

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

11, May, 2021 @10:35 AM

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Swindon leisure centre that inspired Oasis on at-risk buildings list
Twentieth Century Society praises ‘fantasy structure’ as it highlights top 10 properties in danger

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

04, May, 2021 @1:14 PM

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Music festivals return but lineups still lack women
Guardian analysis of 31 events reveals many still falling short on equal gender representation

Laura Snapes

26, Mar, 2021 @7:09 PM

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'It's all psychedelic!' The film about Alan McGee's rocking, rolling life
He launched Oasis and Primal Scream, then practiced occult magic in Wales. Nick Moran and Ewen Bremner explain how they recreated McGee’s life for biopic Creation Stories

John Harris

18, Mar, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Creation Stories review – mythmaking and megalomania in likable Alan McGee biopic
Irvine Welsh’s cracking adaption of an autobiography by the ‘President of Pop’ flashes from My Bloody Valentine to his discovery of Oasis

Cath Clarke

18, Mar, 2021 @9:00 AM

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Liam and Noel Gallagher set up film production company
No plans revealed for Kosmic Kyte, formed after years of fractious comments between Oasis’s rock star brothers

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

17, Mar, 2021 @1:04 PM

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Slide away: Swindon waterpark that gave Oasis their name to close
‘Challenging operating conditions’ amid coronavirus pandemic blamed for closure of facilities that inspired Liam Gallagher

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

19, Nov, 2020 @1:30 PM

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'It was like we'd gatecrashed someone else's party': how Britpop stars Menswear came apart at the seams
Back in 1994, the sharp-suited quintet could do no wrong as record labels fought to sign them. But in-fighting, drug abuse – and knocking a Coke can over on Peter Gabriel’s mixing desk – led to a rapid demise

Dave Simpson

23, Oct, 2020 @7:00 AM

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Damon Albarn in a facemask: Kevin Cummins' best photograph
‘He wanted to get on a train in Tokyo to see what they were like. He put on a facemask and did a shiver as a joke. Because of Covid-19, it now seems really prescient’

Interview by Tim Jonze

14, Oct, 2020 @2:51 PM

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Toto, ELO, Queen ... why hits from happier times top Covid lockdown playlists
Nostalgic Spotify users turn to the music of their youth to escape the woes of 2020

Jamie Doward

13, Sep, 2020 @6:01 AM

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