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2009-05-15 20:32:10

The U.S. punk rock band blink-182 Friday announced Weezer and Fall Out Boy will join them on their summer concert tour. This marks the first time in five years that Travis Barker, Tom Delonge and Mark Hoppus will tour together as blink-182. They announced they had reunited as a band earlier this year after Barker was injured in a plane crash that killed four people last summer. Live Nation, which is producing the tour, said additional support acts on different dates will include Panic at the...

2008-11-10 18:00:12

Peaches Geldof's publicist said the British teen TV presenter and her musician husband Max Drummey are not divorcing, despite rumors claiming they are. Geldof, the 19-year-old daughter of rocker Bob Geldof, and Drummey, the 23-year-old front man for the band Chester French, wed in Las Vegas in August. Although media reports claim the newlyweds have already begun divorce proceedings, Peaches Geldof's spokesman told the BBC: "Like most couples, Peaches and Max have their ups and downs, and...

2008-08-25 06:00:44

PEACHES Geldof puts her recent troubles behind her and gets back to what she does best - partying hard. Bob Geldof's girl was at London's Astoria to see new husband Max Drummey's band on Saturday night. Peaches, 19, has enjoyed a few wild weeks - in July it was reported she had taken an overdose. Then two weeks ago, she married Chester French guitarist Max, 23, in secret in Las Vegas. (c) 2008 Daily Record; Glasgow (UK). Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-08-20 00:00:27

By Elisa Bray First Night CHESTER FRENCH Carling Academy BIRMINGHAM ** When Peaches Geldof married the guitarist of an unknown indie rock band last week in Las Vegas after the pair had dated for a month, most passed it off as a publicity stunt. Until then, had any of us heard of a band called Chester French? This audience hadn't - some of them broke into a chant of "who are ya?" before the man of the moment, Max Drummey, took to the stage. If the wedding was a plan to launch the career...

2008-08-19 18:00:29

LOOKING more like an outlaw, Sir Bob Geldof's son-in-law Max Drummey, 23, rocks with his band Chester French in Sheffield last night. (c) 2008 Daily Mirror. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-08-13 21:00:18

By LIZZIE ROBINSON PEACHES Geldof has married her American boyfriend in Las Vegas in a simple, low-key ceremony. The 19-year-old daughter of Bob Geldof tied the knot with Max Drummey, singer in indie band Chester French after a whirlwind romance. Their romance blossomed two months ago after Drummey's band played at the iTunes festival in London. Geldof (right) first met the 23-year-old Harvard anthropology graduate a year ago. The marriage has the full support of the couple's family...

2008-07-18 12:00:51

We've graduated to the second half of 2008, which has made me reflect on the music that has kept me occupied this year. Shout-outs to N.E.R.D., Lil Wayne, Vampire Weekend, The Roots and Cool Kids for keeping my iPod popping. And a fresh crop of new discoveries has made me a happy listener. With that, I'm offering my Top 10 "discoveries" of the year _ new artists or new-to-me artists. Santogold: If you liked M.I.A., you'll probably dig Santogold. Her self-titled album bowed in April...

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