Fuck you, 2016.
Investigators apparently knew of allegations as early as 2008
‘I Knew You Were Trouble’ attributed to the now defunct band fronted by convicted paedophile Ian Watkins.
Convicted Pedophile and former Lostprophets singer Ian Watkins will appear in court today asking to appeal against the length of his jail term for child sex offences, including the attempted rape of a baby. In December, the 37-year-old was sentenced to a total of 35 years in prison after pleading guilty to counts of conspiring
The former members of Lostprophets have spoken out about the behaviour of singer Ian Watkins in the lead-up to his convictions child for sex crimes. The members, who’ve formed a new band, No Devotion, and distanced themselves from the frontman, describe Watkins as a “fucking cunt.” “He was talking about looking forward to the next
Ex-members of Lostprophets have announced the formation of their new group, No Devotion, fronted by Geoff Rickly of post-hardcore outfit Thursday. Rickly was confirmed to be working with members of dissolved the Welsh six-piece in April, after the jailing of former frontman Ian Watkins. “We didn’t know if we would ever make music again,” bassist
Now-defunct Welsh rock band Lostprophets are reportedly writing new music with the support of a label operated by Geoff Rickly, frontman of post-hardcore band Thursday, who have been on hiatus since 2012. In a recent interview with Radio Cardiff, Rickly has addressed the rumours of his involvement with the new project involving members of Lostprophets,
Pedophile and former Lostprophets singer Ian Watkins has lodged an application to appeal the length of his jail sentence for child sex offences. Watkins is serving a total of 35 years in prison, after pleading guilty to a string of child sex crimes, including the attempted rape of a baby. The BBC reports the Court
Says the band “are in some ways the biggest victims of this nightmare”
Convicted pedophile and former Lostprophets singer Ian Watkins, who last month pleaded guilty to a string of horrific child sex crimes, was sentenced today to 29 years in jail, with his two co-defendants receiving sentences of 14 and 17 years respectively, at Cardiff Crown Court in Wales. In addition to Watkins’ 29-year sentence, he was
Former Lostprophets singer and convicted pedophile Ian Watkins, who late last month pleaded guilty to a string of horrific child sex crimes, is reportedly set to make £100,000 (AUD $182,423) from his music since his arrest, according to a UK music lawyer contacted by Wales Online. Music lawyer Craig Brookes told the site that Watkins,
The former members of Welsh post-hardcore band Lostprophets have issued an official statement via the band’s Facebook page, in the wake of frontman Ian Watkins‘ pleading guilty to child sex-crime charges, saying they are “heartbroken, angry, and disgusted at what has been revealed.” The band reiterate what they had previously stated when the allegations against
Former Lostprophets frontman Ian Watkins has admitted that he is a paedophile, with the singer changing his plea from not guilty to guilty of 13 sexual offenses in Cardiff Crown Court today, including two of attempting to rape a baby, while his two female co-defendants, aged 21 and 24, also plead guilty to numerous child
Once highly regarded alternative rock outfit Lostprophets have officially disbanded. The decision comes almost a full 12 months since vocalist Ian Watkins was arrested for molesting a one-year-old child and a variety of other sexual abuse and paedophilia charges. Without going too much into the details, the remaining members of the band explain that the
Lostprophets frontman Ian Watkins is reportedly on suicide watch and has requested a move to a psychiatric hospital from Parc Prison in Wales, where he has been held since December after being charged with multiple child sex offenses, including two counts of rape of a 1-year-old child. Watkins today appeared in Cardiff Crown Court via
Lostprophets singer Ian Watkins has today pleaded not guilty to 23 child sex offences and 1 bestiality charge, including 2 counts of rape of a 1-year-old child and conspiring to rape another of the same age, in a hearing at Cardiff Crown Court. The frontman appeared via video link from Parc Prison, Bridgend where he
Lostprophets frontman Ian Watkins has strenuously denied all charges against him in a statement released by solicitors, after court proceedings regarding his alleged child sex offences were postponed until May. All charges against Watkins were expected to be formally laid at a hearing that took place on 11th March in Cardiff Crown Court, South Wales.
NME has reported that Lostprophets’ vocalist Ian Watkins has been remanded in custody until March 2013 over alleged child sex offenses. Watkins appeared via video link beside his two female co-conspirators for charges that include planning the rape of a one-year-old baby. The 35-year-old appeared at Cardiff Crown Court from Parc Prison, Bridgend, alongside the
While many people were understandably quick to write off Lostprophets’ vocalist Ian Watkins after news broke overnight that he had been arrested and charged with child sex offenses, his bandmates have been quick to distance themselves from the same stigma. According to Blabbermouth, Lee Gaze (guitar), Mike Lewis (guitar), Stuart Richardson (bass), Jamie Oliver (keyboards)
Lostprophets’ frontman Ian Watkins has reportedly been arrested following an extensive police investigation, according to The Guardian, and was charged with sexual offences against children. Watkins is due to appear in court today. Police have confirmed that “the 35-year-old has been charged with conspiracy to engage in sexual activity with a female under 13 and