“We have no time for him. Music is an art but he doesn't appreciate music for what it is," The Sun quoted Whitey as saying. He added: “He started it. It shows what a bitter old man he has become."
Kaiser Chiefs' lead vocalist Ricky Wilson further fuelled the row by saying that Bizarre Oasis had “disappeared up their own a***." In response to the above comments, Liam Gallagher described the Kaisers as a 'bad BLUR'.
Noel, on the other hand, told the BBC: “The Monkees haven't split up, they?re just going under the name of the Kaiser Chiefs."