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Noel Gallagher Unearths Oasis Rarities at First Solo Show

March 26th, 2010
Photo: Furniss/WireImage Noel Gallagher took the first major step in his solo career last night with a stripped-down acoustic set at London’s Royal Albert Hall. Playing as part of the annual Teenage Cancer Trust concerts, a series of benefit shows started 10 years ago by the Who’s Roger Daltrey, Gallagher was expected to use the gig to test out songs from his forthcoming solo album. Instead, he unearthed a host of Oasis rarities and asked ...

Pearl Jam Break Out New Songs, Rarities, Ronnie Wood in London

August 12th, 2009
Photo: Dyson/WireImage Last night in London Pearl Jam broke out rarities, brand new songs and even the Rolling Stones’ Ronnie Wood. Playing in the legendary Shepherd’s Bush Empire, Eddie Vedder and Co. kicked off the evening with “Sometimes” from No Code before briefly visiting Pink Floyd’s “Interstellar Overdrive,” which served as a segue into “Corduroy.” The band then introduced “The Fixer,” the first single from their upcoming Backspacer, to the 2,000 stoked fans packed ...