Noel Gallagher
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1967-05-29
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Noel Gallagher

Noel Gallagher Biography (Wikipedia)

Noel Thomas David Gallagher (born 29 May 1967) is an English singer, songwriter and guitarist. He served as the lead guitarist, co-lead vocalist and principal songwriter of the English rock band Oasis as well as lead vocalist and sole songwriter for his own band, Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds.

Raised in Burnage, Manchester, Gallagher began learning guitar at the age of thirteen. After a series of odd jobs in construction, he worked for local Manchester band Inspiral Carpets as a roadie and technician in 1988. Whilst touring with them, he learned that his younger brother Liam Gallagher had formed a band of his own, known as the Rain, which eventually took on the name Oasis. After Gallagher returned to England, he was invited by his brother to join Oasis as the lead guitarist. Noel agreed, but only under the condition that he would be responsible for the writing of the entirety of the band's material afterwards. Oasis' debut album, Definitely Maybe (1994), marked the beginning of the band's rise to fame as part of the Britpop movement. Oasis' second album, (What's the Story) Morning Glory? (1995), reached the top of the album charts in many countries and their third studio album, Be Here Now (1997), became the fastest-selling album in UK chart history. Britpop eventually declined in popularity and Oasis' next two albums failed to revive it. However, the band's final two albums, Don't Believe the Truth (2005) and Dig Out Your Soul (2008), were hailed as its best efforts in over a decade and found renewed success. In 2009, following an altercation with Liam, Noel Gallagher announced his departure from Oasis and confirmed he would embark on a solo career. Gallagher would go on to form Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, with whom he has released three studio albums.

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Noel Gallagher Performances & Interviews


Noel Gallagher Tracks

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Live Forever
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Live Forever
The Chemical Brothers
Let Forever Be (feat. Noel Gallagher)
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Let Forever Be (feat. Noel Gallagher)
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Rattling Rose
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Rattling Rose
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Black Star Dancing
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Black Star Dancing
The Chemical Brothers
Setting Sun (feat. Noel Gallagher)
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Setting Sun (feat. Noel Gallagher)
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Holy Mountain
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Holy Mountain
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Merry Xmas Everybody
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Merry Xmas Everybody
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Half The World Away
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Half The World Away
Paul Arthurs
Up in the Sky
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Up in the Sky
Paul Arthurs
Columbia
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Columbia
Noel Gallagher
It's a Beautiful World (Park & Pickering Remix)
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It's a Beautiful World (Park & Pickering Remix)
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It's A Beautiful World
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It's A Beautiful World
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Past BBC Events

Live Lounge: Noel Gallagher
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BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
2009-03-13T11:30:01
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2009
Live Lounge: Noel Gallagher

Live Lounge: Noel Gallagher

BBC Maida Vale Studios, London

Latest Noel Gallagher News

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    The commonly used musical and visual ideas that are so brutally effective pop stars can't leave them alone
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