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Noel Gallagher

Six degrees

Noel Gallagher, who along with his High Flying Birds will be appearing in Hong Kong next month, has been banned from playing on the mainland for his part in a Tibetan freedom concert in 1997.

Sunday, 8 July, 2012, 12:00am

From head-scratching to hottest ticket in town

As executive director of event promoters Singapore GP and the Lushington Entertainment group, Michael Roche has a unique insight into not only the running of the grand prix itself but all the action that swirls around it.

6 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Romance stands test of time

It would be an understatement to call Noel Lai and Benjamin Chow's 12-year relationship a romantic marathon. During their celebration of being together for 4,000 days, Benjamin proposed to Noel - the start of a new chapter in their lives.

10 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

High Flying Birds Noel Gallagher (CD)

Noel Gallagher is a name you associate with alternative rock - which isn't surprising as he was former lead guitarist for Oasis.

High Flying Birds is his first solo project since Oasis split. It is a true masterpiece that encompasses his subtle mastery of music - songs laced with an undertone of comfort, reminding you that everything will be okay.

18 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Gallagher spreads his wings

Noel Gallagher is synonymous with alternative rock - which isn't surprising as he was former lead guitarist for Oasis.

Post-Oasis, High Flying Birds is his first solo project. This first venture is a veritable masterpiece that encompasses his subtle mastery of music - especially songs laced with an undertone of comfort, reminding you that everything will be okay.

13 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Noel Gallagher is flying solo and high

High Flying Birds is not your average alternative rock album. It's the brainchild of Noel Gallagher, former singer-songwriter and lead guitarist of Oasis. And no, he's not relying on his previous fan base. This time, he's branching out with his own music as a solo artist.

6 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Oasis

Oasis Convention Centre February 22 Oh dear. Whisper it, but the bad boys of music are in danger of giving rock 'n' roll a good name. If you're going to be the new Rolling Stones you can't turn up to play bang on time and applaud the audience. What sort of mayhem is that? And so Oasis confounded again.

24 Feb 1998 - 12:00am

Oasis here now - and loud

Oasis set out to distance themselves from their contemporaries with their latest album, Be Here Now.

The whole affair becomes a 72-minute epic, as the 12 songs are all sprawling tracks.

They are characterised by walloping drums, layer upon layer of guitars, and atmospheric sound collages - courtesy of Noel Gallagher.

15 Sep 1997 - 12:00am