•••

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

The Boomtown Rats News

News about The Boomtown Rats continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

Monday Aug 18 | Henley Standard

Don't like Mondays? Let's Rewind...

BOB GELDOF was cheered as he yelled expletives at the crowd at this year's Henley Rewind in Henley at the weekend.

Comment?

Related Topix: Live Aid, Music!, Pop/Rock

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Wall Street Journal

College Radio Changes Frequency

Georgia State University's radio station, WRAS Album 88, is known for helping propel Radiohead and R.E.M. to stardom.

Comment?

Related Topix: Georgia State University, Pop/Rock, Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Twitter, Rice University

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Kent Online

Peaches Geldof: Gravesend inquest to hear details of tragic death of...

The full hearing at Gravesend's Town Hall is expected to establish how traces of heroin were found in the 25-year-old's system on April 7. An inquest opening in May confirmed heroin played a part in the death of the mother-of-two, who is the daughter of Faversham-based Boomtown Rats singer Bob Geldof.

Comment?

Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Bob Geldof

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Daily Star

Share

Summer just wouldn't be the same without a weekend spent in a field full of the competing smells of frying food and patchouli oil, against the backdrop sounds of a motley collection of musical legends, teen wannabes and the incessant moan of electric generators.

Comment?

Related Topix: Drink, Wine, Pop/Rock

The Irish World Newspaper

The Rat packa s back

Boomtown Rats' lead guitarist Garry Roberts tells Shelley Marsden about getting back with the Rats, Bob's comfort in music and their new, young fans "If I get on my bike now in my leathers and my helmet, I can't see my face.

Comment?

Related Topix: Pop/Rock

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••