The Libertines

The Libertines are an English rock band, formed in London in 1997 by frontmen
Carl Barât (vocals/guitar) and Pete Doherty (vocals/guitar). The band,
centred on the songwriting partnership of Barât and Doherty, also
included John Hassall (bass) and Gary Powell (drums) for most of its recording
career. The band was part of the garage rock revival and spearheaded ... read more

Pretty Green

Dirty Green VinylFrom: Huddersfield, United KingdomIn the six years that the blog has been peddling the views of the Devil on the unheard music of the world there has, to...
Posted 19 September 2013 5.30pm — Comment on this

Pete Doherty opens memorabilia shop in London

British rocker Pete Doherty has set up a shop in London to sell off his personal items and memorabilia from his bands Babyshambles and The Libertines. The singer is work...
Posted 14 August 2013 8.10am — Comment on this

Pete Doherty: I'd planned to record with Amy

Amy Winehouse had planned to record songs with Pete Doherty before her death. The 'Back to Black' singer was close friends with the former Libertines...
Posted 8 December 2012 5.00pm — Comment on this

"I'm Trying": Pete Doherty Attempting To Beat Drug Problems In Paris

Even though most of the world never really cared much about The Libertines in the first place, the British press still can’t get enough of the...
Posted 3 December 2012 2.03pm — Comment on this

Pete Doherty on heroin, life in Paris and his new film

After enjoying four years as a cult hero in France, the former Libertine is still battling with addiction and unable – or unwilling – to escape his notorious ...
Posted 2 December 2012 8.00pm — Comment on this

Pete Doherty and Carl Barât: 'The Libertines were an accident at birth'

It's 10 years since the Libertines released their debut album, Up the Bracket. In this previously unpublished interview from the eve of its release, they talk Britishness...
Posted 12 October 2012 12.57pm — Comment on this

Babyshambles, Pete Doherty, The Libertines: Pete Doherty (Kind Of) Apologizes to Charlotte Gainsbourg For Being Pete Doherty

Seems Babyshambles frontman and hot mess Pete Doherty has put his foot in it again (and again, and again, and ... Read the full article at
Posted 13 September 2012 11.15pm — Comment on this

The Vaccines: The Vaccines Come of Age – review

(Columbia)The second album from London four-piece the Vaccines starts off promisingly enough, the infectious No Hope recalling the Libertines jangle of If You Wanna from ...
Posted 2 September 2012 12.05am — Comment on this

Pete Doherty Stages Gig After Thai Rehab Controversy

Troubled rocker Pete Doherty returned to the stage in his native U.K. on Thursday for the first time since he was thrown out of a rehab center in Thailand. The former Li...
Posted 18 August 2012 11.59pm — Comment on this

Pete Doherty - Pete Doherty And Carl Barat Writing Together Again

Pete Doherty and Carl Barat are writing together again The Libertines rockers - who reformed the group for a handful of shows in 2010 five years after they split due to P...
Posted 9 August 2012 6.04am — Comment on this

Pete Doherty - Pete Doherty Learns French For New Movie Role

British rocker Pete Doherty is eyeing another movie role - in French The former Libertines frontman made his big screen debut earlier this year 12 alongside Charlotte Gai...
Posted 18 July 2012 4.07pm — Comment on this

Pete Doherty - Pete Doherty Kicked Out Of Rehab For 'disruptive' Behaviour

Pete Doherty - the former frontman of The Libertines and Babyshambles - has been chucked out of rehab A report from the Daily Mail reveals that the notoriously troublesom...
Posted 18 July 2012 3.16pm — Comment on this

Pete Doherty thrown out of rehab

Singer asked to leave Thai rehab clinic halfway through treatment following 'disruptive behaviour' towards other patientsPete Doherty has been thrown out of rehab, just h...
Posted 18 July 2012 10.58am — Comment on this

Carl Barat, Libertines, Pete Doherty: Carl Barat Opens The Door For A Libertines Reunion

Despite Pete Doherty heading off to rehab in Thailand, that hasn’t stopped Carl Barat from ruling out ... Read the full article at
Posted 29 June 2012 6.43pm — Comment on this

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Top songs

The 5 most played The Libertines songs in the past year.

  • Don't Look Back Into The Sun  467 plays
  • Can't Stand Me Now  386 plays
  • What Became Of The Likely Lads?  3 plays
  • Up The Bracket  3 plays
  • Time For Heroes  3 plays

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Absolute Radio stations playing songs by The Libertines over the past year.

  1. Absolute Radio 00s 735 plays
  2. Absolute Radio 130 plays
  3. Absolute Radio 70s 3 plays
  4. Absolute Radio 60s 3 plays
  5. Absolute Radio 90s 3 plays
  6. Absolute Classic Rock 3 plays
  7. Absolute 80s 3 plays

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