The Stone Roses

Merrymouth and the Food of Love

Jason Holmes | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

Merrymouth's follow-up LP, Wenlock Hill, will be released on 5 May with Simon singing and writing, backed up by Dan Sealey of Ocean Colour Scene, Adam Barry and a host of distinguished collaborators.

Inspiral Carpets: Back In the Groove

Jason Holmes | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

Today, the Inspirals have neither a manager, a tour manager nor an agent and they travel light when touring. It's a formula that works. "In the beginning we started off in Oldham and began gigging in Manchester. We were this contemporary indie band with a 14-year-old drummer," he says.

Paul 'Bonehead' Arthurs Goes Back to His Roots After Oasis

Jason Holmes | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

It can be argued that Bonehead bowed out from Oasis when the band was at its peak as a functioning unit. Today, he says his playing of music has changed, but has ageing affected his appreciation of music?

Aziz Ibrahim: Keeping the Faith After the Stone Roses

Jason Holmes | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

Longsight M13. It's an area of Manchester immortalised by the Ian Brown song co-written by Aziz Ibrahim. It has taken us 15 minutes to drive here from Manchester's Piccadilly Station where Aziz collected me after the journey up from Euston. ..

Dr Robert of The Blow Monkeys: A New and Better Man

Jason Holmes | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

The uncontrollable forelock of hair is still there, but time has remade Dr Robert. Today, as the frontman of The Blow Monkeys, he is older, wiser, and when he speaks he's quick to laugh. But when he listens, it's with a quiet focus.

EXCLUSIVE CLIP: Would You Go This Far For Your Favourite Band?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Just like buses... you wait an age, and then two films about The Stone Roses turn up at once. In a complementary bookend to Shane Meadows' lov...

Get Isle Of Wight Tickets Half Price!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

UPDATE: The half price tickets have now SOLD OUT. Full price tickets can still be purchased by clicking here. ---------- HuffPost UK have teamed u...

Stone Roses: Made of Stone

Ashley Hames | Posted 31.07.2013 | UK Entertainment
Ashley Hames

It seems like the dream ticket - This is England film director Shane Meadows takes on the task of documenting the comeback of legendary band, the Stone Roses. Quality director, seminal band, what's not to like? Well, quite a lot as it turns out...

WATCH: The Stone Roses Film Trailer

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

The trailer for The Stone Roses documentary film, 'Made Of Stone', has been unveiled. Shane Meadows' documentary on the return of the iconic nineti...

Is 50 Too Old to Start an Indie Band?

Martin Sadofski | Posted 22.03.2013 | UK Entertainment
Martin Sadofski

Being a musician is a lifetime affliction, a chronic condition you can't ever shake off

WATCH: 5 Wow Moments In Music This Year

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Looking back, the sound of 2012 has been a diverse concoction of nostalgia, pop revivals, folk music (helmed by Mumford & Sons) and, beating them all,...

The Best Live Act In The World?

PA | Posted 22.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Britpop veterans Blur saw off competition from fellow reformed rockers the Stone Roses to be named the best live act at the Q Awards. The band, who...

Nice To See You, To See You...For A Guinness Record

PA | Posted 07.09.2012 | Home

Strictly Come Dancing host Sir Bruce Forsyth has been acknowledged for his colossal career with a Guinness World Record. The 84-year-old star, is t...

Win An Exclusive 'Madchester' Sonos Wireless Hi-Fi System

Posted 23.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

As part of The Stone Roses: The Third Coming photography exhibition in partnership with Sonos, the wireless hi-fi brand are giving away their innovati...

The Stone Roses And The Killers Bring V Festival To A Close

WENN | Posted 20.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Stone Roses continued their triumphant reunion by closing the final night of V Festival on Sunday night. The rockers, who reformed earlier this...

The Stone Roses For Glastonbury?

www.nme.com | Posted 14.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

Glastonbury festival boss Michael Eavis is pursuing The Stone Roses as headliners for next year's event. Eavis was spotted watching the reunited b...

Missing Stone Roses Fan Found Dead

PA | Posted 09.07.2012 | UK

The body of a man who went missing following a reunion concert of The Stone Roses has been found in a canal. Christopher Brahney, 22, had not been ...

The Stone Roses at Heaton Park - As Good As Spike Island?

Collette Walsh | Posted 02.09.2012 | UK Entertainment
Collette Walsh

When I was about 17 myself and a gang of mates from Loreto College (Manchester) borrowed a builder's blue transit van and on 27 May 1990, made the 'pi...

'I Had a Dream I'd Seen the Light' : The Stone Roses at Heaton Park

Rick Holland | Posted 02.09.2012 | UK Entertainment
Rick Holland

here's no-one in the world that can play like these three together...there's something happening musically like an undercarriage that's just there, that's magical... So said Ian Brown at the announcement that the Stone Roses would be reforming, and I didn't dare to believe that it was true at the time, but I have seen the light, or I certainly lived in that dream.

Stone Roses Fan Missing After Homecoming Gig

WENN | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Stone Roses' triumphant return to their native Manchester, England over the weekend has been marred by the disappearance of a fan. Christopher ...

Manchester Witnesses the Second Coming of the Stone Roses

Duncan Tucker | Posted 30.08.2012 | UK Entertainment
Duncan Tucker

Forget the Jubilee concert, the upcoming Olympic gigs, or the announcement of a Spice Girls musical; the Stone Roses delivered the most exciting and important musical event of 2012 at Manchester's Heaton Park on Friday.

Smile - Lily Allen's Back

WENN | Posted 01.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Pop star Lily Allen ended her hiatus from music with a cameo appearance onstage at The Stone Roses' concert in England on Saturday. The Smile hitma...

The Stone Roses Triumph At Homecoming Gig

WENN | Posted 30.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Reunited rockers the Stone Roses have triumphed at their official homecoming gig in Manchester, England after performing for 70,000 fans at Heaton Par...

Benicassim Preview: The Stone Roses, Bob Dylan And New Order

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Stone Roses, Bob Dylan, Florence + The Machine and New Order are set to headline the Mediterranean all-night party that is Festival Internacional ...

The Stone Roses Homecoming

PA | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Stone Roses will make their eagerly awaited comeback as they headline the first of their homecoming shows in Manchester. The quartet, often hai...