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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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Lars Ulrich's fantasy festival: AC/DC and Bob Marley on Easter Island
As well as brushing up on Polynesian migration paths with a falafel in hand, the Metallica drummer imagines ancient rock giants next to giant ancient rocks

Interview by Dave Simpson

20, Aug, 2020 @4:00 PM

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TV tonight: inside the rockstars' recording studio
A new documentary tells the story of the residential Welsh studio which has been home to the likes of Oasis, Queen and Black Sabbath. Plus: relive 2012’s Olympic Super Saturday. Here’s what to watch this evening

Ammar Kalia, Phil Harrison, Graeme Virtue, Hannah Verdier and Paul Howlett

18, Jul, 2020 @5:00 AM

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'It reminded me I should not go quietly': readers' favourite UK No 1s
Guardian readers fill in the blanks in our countdown of the greatest UK No 1s of all time, with entries from Dusty Springfield to Desmond Dekker, Jimi Hendrix to Joe Dolce

Guardian readers

10, Jun, 2020 @9:00 AM

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Oasis: Don't Stop… review – optimistic lost song is a minor gem
Even if it doesn’t herald a reunion, this Noel Gallagher-sung demo is a few notches above so much late-era Oasis

Alexis Petridis

30, Apr, 2020 @9:04 AM

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Noel Gallagher announces release of lost Oasis song
Don’t Stop... was previously only known from a recording of a soundcheck in Hong Kong

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

29, Apr, 2020 @12:09 PM

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Oasis's greatest songs – ranked!
Why did they waste their best tracks on B-sides? Were Noel’s lyrics really that bad? It’s time to reappraise the Mancunian legends …

Alexis Petridis

05, Mar, 2020 @2:31 PM

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Liam Gallagher's son and Ringo Starr's grandson in court over Tesco affray charge
Gene Gallagher and Sonny Starkey have pleaded not guilty to criminal charges over an alleged altercation in Hampstead

Laura Snapes

07, Feb, 2020 @11:54 AM

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Your guide to the albums that deserve a 20th-anniversary celebration
This year ‘classic’ records such as Kid A and Voodoo turn 20, but it’s the forgotten gems that say more about where music’s at now

Leonie Cooper

03, Jan, 2020 @1:00 PM

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