Kasabian's Drummer Broke Hand Before NME Performance


Ian Matthews, Kasabian


The other members of the band were sent into panic when Ian Matthews fell and broke his hand just as they prepare to take the stage at the awards event.

Kasabian's performance at Wednesday, February 24 night's NME Awards was thrown into jeopardy when the band's drummer broke his hand. The rockers were preparing for their slot at the annual London event when Ian Matthews fell and injured his arm.

Matthews was tended to by doctors, who discovered the star had broken his hand - so the group faced a last minute panic trying to land a replacement drummer. Guitarist Sergio Pizzorno tells Britain's Daily Mirror, "We had to get our drum technician Loz in at the last minute. He doesn't even know the songs, we just told him to go for it."

And that wasn't the only disaster of the night - host Jarvis Cocker almost missed rehearsals due to heavy traffic in London. A source tells the publication, "The Queen was opening a Tube stop in Aldgate and Jarvis got stuck in traffic. He was fuming by the time he got here and rehearsals ran to the wire."

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. NSFW! Emily Ratajkowski Poses Completely Nude for LOVE Magazine
  2. This Transgender Performer Suggests She Had an Affair With Kanye West
  3. Brian Henson Weighs In on Kermit the Frog Actor's Dismissal
  4. Kim Kardashian Is 'Furious' After Video of Her Partying Hard Exposed
  5. Emily Ratajkowski Goes Naked for Allure
  6. 'Avengers: Infinity War' Leaked Photo Reveals Spider-Man and Doctor Strange's Scene
  7. Is Ben Affleck Done Playing Batman? WB Reportedly Plans His Exit
  8. Pamela Anderson Goes Commando for Sizzling Photoshoot in St. Tropez
  9. Birthday Girl Julianne Hough Ditches Bikini Top During Romantic Honeymoon
  10. Beyonce and Jay-Z Hire 18 New Staff for Twin Kids

CELEBS PHOTO