Latest KT Tunstall Stories

2008-08-02 00:00:19

I f YOU'RE wandering around the biomes of the Eden Project in the next 12 months, don't be surprised if you stumble across KT Tunstall scribbling lyrics in a notebook under a coconut tree or humming a tune beside a bougainvillea. So taken was the bubbly Scottish singer-songwriter with the whole ethos and ambience at Eden that she's talking about coming back for some inspiration when she's writing the next album. The 6,000- strong audience for KT's joyful, rocket-powered show on stage in...

2008-07-30 15:00:49

NEW YORK, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- VH1 Classic and MHD will exclusively broadcast the U.S. 2-hour premiere of the "Hard Rock Calling Festival" on Friday, August 1 beginning at 9:00PM ET/PT. The two-day festival which was filmed live on June 28 and 29 in London's legendary Hyde Park served as the setting of The Police's final UK performance. The festival also featured headliner Eric Clapton, along with John Mayer, Sheryl Crow, The Bangles, Robert Randolph and The Family Band, Jason Mraz, and...

2008-07-05 00:00:15

It's been four years since Will Young last performed in Plymouth to a sell-out crowd, but at last he's planning a return visit in December as part of a major tour promoting his forthcoming new album, Let It Go. The former Exeter University student, who shot to fame after winning TV talent show Pop Idol back in 2002, has proved himself as both a credible and respected recording artist and, more recently, as an actor. Tracks on the long player, released in September, build on Will's vocal...

2006-04-24 09:21:43

LONDON (Reuters) - Coldplay headed the list of nominations on Monday for the respected Ivor Novello music awards after being selected in three categories. Soldier-turned-singer James Blunt also featured highly after being shortlisted for two awards, which honor the best British songwriters and composers. For best song, Coldplay's "Fix You" goes up against "Suddenly I see" by Scottish singer KT Tunstall and "I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor" by Sheffield rockers the Arctic...

2006-01-10 15:27:20

By Paul Majendie LONDON (Reuters) - Kaiser Chiefs and James Blunt led the field with five nominations apiece when the shortlist was announced on Tuesday for the Brit Awards, the British music industry's big night of the year. Hot on their tails with four nominations was Coldplay, whose third album "X&Y" was one of the biggest releases of 2005. Next in line with three nominations were KT Tunstall, the Scottish singer-songwriter whose debut album has sold 1 million copies in...

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