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Kasabian are an English indie rock band who formed in Leicestershire in 1999. Originally comprising vocalist Tom Meighan, guitarist and keyboardist Christopher Karloff, guitarist and backing vocalist Sergio Pizzorno and bassist Chris Edwards, the band have released three studio albums – "Kasabian" (2004), "Empire" (2006) and "West Ryder Pauper Lunatic Asylum" (2009). The band currently features Meighan, Pizzorno, Edwards and drummer Ian Matthews. Pizzorno has also taken over as Kasabian's lead songwriter since Karloff's departure.
April 27, 2011
Kasabian are putting the finishing touches to their fourth album, their record label has confirmed. A spokesperson for Sony/BMG said the group were currently in the mixing stage of the follow-up to 2009's 'West Ryder Pauper Lunatic Asylum'. Read more
February 22, 2011
Kasabian's Tom Meighan has revealed that acting was the most scariest thing he has done. The frontman, who plays a wannabe seventies wrestler in a new TV sitcom 'Walk Like A Panther', said playing in front of thousands and Glastonbury was easier. Read more
January 17, 2011
Kasabian frontman Tom Meighan is set to play a wannabe seventies wrestler in a new TV sitcom. The singer is due to film his cameo in Walk Like A Panther in Leeds over the coming weeks. Read more
November 25, 2010
Kasabian and The Chemical Brothers will headline next year's RockNess festival in Scotland. The event is scheduled to take place on the banks of Loch Ness near Inverness from June 10-12. Read more
November 19, 2010
Kasabian's new album is going to be "Nothing like 'West Ryder Lunatic Asylum'," says Tom Meighan. The frontman revealed the new musical direction for the band: 'If people are expecting 'West Ryder…' or 'Underdog' they've got another thing coming because it's nothing like the last record. We're not the same band anymore. We always keep changing." Meighan told Absolute Radio. Read more
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