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    Mon, 08 Sep 2008 14:11:38

    V-Fest Fan Clobbers Noel Gallagher - In the middle of Oasis' headlining set

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    • Oasis - Former Oasis guitarist and songwriter Noel Gallagher poses for a photograph following a press conference announcing a new album, 'Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds' in London, on July 6, 2011. Former Oasis guitarist and songwriter Noel Gallagher returned to the music world Wednesday with the announcement he had written two solo albums, the first of which will be released in October. Two years after feuding with his brother Liam, who was Oasis frontman, led to the band splitting up, he announced an eponymous album by his band 'Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds' would be released on October 17.
    • Oasis - GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - JANUARY 07:  Liam Gallagher former Oasis front man leaves after opening the clothing store Pretty Green on January 7, 2011 in Glasgow, Scotland. Liam Gallaghers clothing brand draws inspiration from the art, and music scene of the 1960s.
    • Oasis - GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - JANUARY 07:  A fan holds a portrait of the Noel and Liam Gallagher as they queue to see Liam Gallagher, the former Oasis front man, open clothing store Pretty Green on January 7, 2011 in Glasgow, Scotland. Liam Gallagher's clothing brand draws inspiration from the art, and music scene of the 1960s.

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    A "security breach" resulted in a concertgoer storming the stage during Oasis' headlining set at Toronto's Virgin Festival Sunday. The disgruntled fan pushed guitarist Noel Gallagher during the song "(What's the Story) Morning Glory," but was tackled by the band's crew before he could get to singer Liam Gallagher. According to a band statement, Noel "fell heavily onto his monitor speakers" and was treated at a local hospital "for a suspected fractured rib and ligament damage."

    Whether or not Oasis will go on with their London, Ontario, gig tomorrow night is uncertain, although they did finish performing last night. Updates are available at Oasisinet.com. As for the status of Noel's attacker, he's been arrested and is facing assault charges.

    —The ARTISTdirect Staff
    09.08.08



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