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Tom Grennan Crowned BBC Music Introducing's Artist Of 2018

Tom Grennan Crowned BBC Music Introducing's Artist Of 2018

Singer-songwriter Tom Grennan has been revealed as the winner of 2018’s BBC Music Introducing artist of the year, following a highly successful 12 months.The 23 year old Bedford-born star has enjoyed a breakout year in...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 5th December 2018

Kevin Hart Revealed As 2019 Oscars Host

Kevin Hart Revealed As 2019 Oscars Host

Kevin Hart is officially set to host next year’s Oscars awards, the first time he’ll be emceeing the ceremony.The actor and comedian, 39, will be hosting the 2019 Oscars at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 5th December 2018

UK Version Of 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Confirmed

UK Version Of 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Confirmed

The cult favourite reality TV show ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ will finally be getting a UK version, with the announcement that an eight-part series will be coming to BBC Three in 2019.Described as “a pastiche of...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 5th December 2018

Music News Round-Up: Stormzy Headlines Glastonbury, Hozier Returns, The KLF's Death Pyramid

Music News Round-Up: Stormzy Headlines Glastonbury, Hozier Returns, The KLF's Death Pyramid

STORMZY CONFIRMED AS FIRST GLASTO 2019 HEADLINERGrime superstar Stormzy has been named as the first headliner for the 2019 edition of Glastonbury Festival. The 25 year old rapper will be taking to the iconic Pyramid...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 18th November 2018

The Beatles' 'The White Album' At 50 Years Old

The Beatles' 'The White Album' At 50 Years Old

It seems curiously fitting that, during the chaos and upheaval of 2018, we should be acknowledging the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ ninth, self-titled LP, immediately known in common parlance as ‘The White Album’.An album...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 17th November 2018

Pete Doherty Accused Of Letting His Dogs Savage A Neighbour's Cat To Death

Pete Doherty Accused Of Letting His Dogs Savage A Neighbour's Cat To Death

Pete Doherty has been accused of not intervening to prevent his two husky dogs from “savaging” a neighbour’s cat to death.The Libertines singer and songwriter, 39, is alleged to have let his pets off their...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 16th November 2018

Amy Schumer Cancels Tour Dates, Suffering From Extreme Morning Sickness

Amy Schumer Cancels Tour Dates, Suffering From Extreme Morning Sickness

Amy Schumer has been forced to cancel some dates on her current stand-up tour after being hospitalised for extreme morning sickness.The comedian, who last month announced she’s expecting her first baby with husband Chris Fischer,...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 16th November 2018

Zayn Malik Apparently Confirms Taylor Swift Suitcase Theory

Zayn Malik Apparently Confirms Taylor Swift Suitcase Theory

Zayn Malik appears to have confirmed one of the most bizarre celebrity rumours of the last few years, making reference to the strange theory that Taylor Swift travels around in a suitcase.Yes, if you cast...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 16th November 2018

Rebel Wilson Loses Bid To Reclaim Defamation Case Payout

Rebel Wilson Loses Bid To Reclaim Defamation Case Payout

The High Court in Australia has turned down Rebel Wilson’s application for leave to continue to fight her defamation case against Bauer Media.Her lawyers appeared before the high court in Canberra on Friday (November 16th)...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 16th November 2018

Zoe Kravitz Slams Lily Allen's 'Kiss' Claims

Zoe Kravitz Slams Lily Allen's 'Kiss' Claims

Zoe Kravitz has just thrown some serious shade at Lily Allen, claiming that the singer “attacked” her with a non-consensual kiss.The 29 year old actress, who appears in the new Fantastic Beasts film The Crimes...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 15th November 2018

Lily James And Armie Hammer Set For Netflix Re-Make Of 'Rebecca'

Lily James And Armie Hammer Set For Netflix Re-Make Of 'Rebecca'

Having shown her talents to an audience of hundreds of millions with her participation in Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, British star Lily James is set to appear with Armie Hammer in a new...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 15th November 2018

Beyonce Buys Out Philip Green's Stake In Ivy Park Clothing Brand

Beyonce Buys Out Philip Green's Stake In Ivy Park Clothing Brand

Beyonce has moved to cut ties with embattled British businessman Philip Green, who is fighting allegations of workplace harassment and bullying, by buying out his share in her clothing label Ivy Park.The pop superstar launched...

News posted in Fashion / Beauty on 15th November 2018

Hilarious Attempted Idris Elba Doll Goes Viral

Hilarious Attempted Idris Elba Doll Goes Viral

Idris Elba may officially be the Sexiest Man Alive, according to People magazine, but apparently that doesn’t mean he’s due the respect of having a doll-maker pay the faintest attention to what he actually looks...

News posted in Bizarre / Weird Wonderful on 15th November 2018

Sinead O'Connor Returns To Twitter To "Annoy White Supremacists"

Sinead O'Connor Returns To Twitter To "Annoy White Supremacists"

Sinead O’Connor has returned to Twitter a week after saying that she never wanted to spend time with white people again, explaining that she was coming back because she loves to “annoy white supremacists”.The 51...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 15th November 2018

Tom Cruise Dropped As Jack Reacher For TV Re-Boot

Tom Cruise Dropped As Jack Reacher For TV Re-Boot

Action hero Jack Reacher will not be played by Tom Cruise when the franchise gets a re-boot for television – because the star is too short.56 year old Cruise, who famously does all his own...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 15th November 2018

'The Inbetweeners' Cast To Reunite For One-Off Special Show

'The Inbetweeners' Cast To Reunite For One-Off Special Show

The cast of ‘The Inbetweeners’ have revealed that they’ll be getting back together to mark ten years since the show was first broadcast.Simon Bird, James Buckley, Blake Harrison and Joe Thomas are set to participate...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 14th November 2018

Lorde Hits Out At Kanye And Kid Cudi For Stealing Stage Design Idea

Lorde Hits Out At Kanye And Kid Cudi For Stealing Stage Design Idea

Lorde has hit out at Kanye West and Kid Cudi, accusing the rappers of stealing her idea of a ‘floating’ Perspex cage for their stage design.The two rappers, who collaborated earlier in 2018 on an...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 14th November 2018

Simon Cowell Breaks Silence On Little Mix Quitting Record Label

Simon Cowell Breaks Silence On Little Mix Quitting Record Label

Simon Cowell has spoken out for the first time over the recent departure of Little Mix from his record label, Syco.The pop industry heavy-hitter spoke to The Sun on Wednesday (November 14th), four days after...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 14th November 2018

U2 Fans Speculate On The Band's Future

U2 Fans Speculate On The Band's Future

U2 fans are wondering about the future of their heroes this morning, waking up to speculation that the massive stadium-rockers might be calling it a day after wrapping their latest world tour last night.The Irish...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 14th November 2018

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Music News Round-Up: Elton John UK Tour Dates, Long-Lost Aretha Franklin Film And Vampire Weekend Album Four

Music News Round-Up: Elton John UK Tour Dates, Long-Lost Aretha Franklin Film And Vampire Weekend Album Four

ARETHA FRANKLIN FILM TO BE RELEASED AFTER NEARLY 50 YEARS A documentary film about Aretha Franklin, capturing the power of her live performances, is to see the light of day after nearly 50 years in...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 11th November 2018

A Rainy Day Playlist - Ten Songs For Wet Weather

A Rainy Day Playlist - Ten Songs For Wet Weather

If there’s one thing that fundamentally defines the experience of living in Britain, it’s rain. Specifically, the curious ability to experience all four seasons in a day just by walking to the shops, but also...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 10th November 2018

Cheryl Returns With Spectacular New Single 'Love Made Me Do It'

Cheryl Returns With Spectacular New Single 'Love Made Me Do It'

Just a couple of days after she said she was done with love, Cheryl has re-emerged with a decidedly defiant comeback single, titled ‘Love Made Me Do It’ – and boy, do the feathers fly!The...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 9th November 2018

Five Bands We'd Love To See Reunite!

Five Bands We'd Love To See Reunite!

With the massive headline news that the Spice Girls have (eventually) decided to reunite once again, nailing on a huge stadium tour of the UK next summer, it got us thinking – what other bands...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 9th November 2018

Chris Martin Was "A Mess" After Gwyneth Paltrow Divorce

Chris Martin Was "A Mess" After Gwyneth Paltrow Divorce

Chris Martin has admitted that he was “a mess” after his divorce from Gwyneth Paltrow after ten years’ of marriage.Everybody remembers the infamous “conscious uncoupling” phrase that the former celebrity couple used when they announced...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 9th November 2018

Chris Pratt And Anna Faris Must 'Live Within Five Miles' Of Each Other After Divorce

Chris Pratt And Anna Faris Must 'Live Within Five Miles' Of Each Other After Divorce

Chris Pratt and Anna Faris are agreeing the final details of their divorce, and apparently have agreed to live within five miles of each other in the future, for the sake of their young son...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 8th November 2018

Stormzy Claims His Black Student Scholarship Scheme Was Rejected By Oxford University

Stormzy Claims His Black Student Scholarship Scheme Was Rejected By Oxford University

Earlier this year, grime icon Stormzy scored a major coup in the unlikely field of academia when he revealed he had set up a scholarship for black British students with Cambridge University.However, he’s claimed that...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 8th November 2018

Rylan Clark-Neal To Take Over Zoe Ball's Radio 2 Saturday Show

Rylan Clark-Neal To Take Over Zoe Ball's Radio 2 Saturday Show

BBC Radio 2 have announced that Rylan Clark-Neal is to be formally installed as a presenter, taking Zoe Ball’s Saturday afternoon slot as she prepares to replace Chris Evans on the weekday breakfast show.“I'm so...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 8th November 2018

Elton John Announces UK Dates For Farewell Tour

Elton John Announces UK Dates For Farewell Tour

Sir Elton John has finally revealed details of the UK leg of his massive Farewell Yellow Brick Road world tour, announcing 13 dates around the country in November and December 2020.71 year old Elton first...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 8th November 2018

Nicole Kidman Makes Rare Statement On Her Two Adopted Children With Tom Cruise

Nicole Kidman Makes Rare Statement On Her Two Adopted Children With Tom Cruise

Nicole Kidman has made a rare public statement concerning her adopted children with her ex-husband Tom Cruise.The couple, who were married between 1990 and 2001, adopted a daughter named Isabella (born in 1992) and a...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 8th November 2018

Taron Egerton Will NOT Be In A Third 'Kingsman' Film

Taron Egerton Will NOT Be In A Third 'Kingsman' Film

Although director Matthew Vaughn has been hinting at big plans for a cinematic universe around his hit movie Kingsman, it seems that he’ll have to execute them without the involvement of his main star, with...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 8th November 2018

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Album of the Week: The 20th anniversary of The Creatures' Anima Animus

Album of the Week: The 20th anniversary of The Creatures' Anima Animus

Anima Animus is the third album from Siouxsie Sioux's The Creatures, released exactly 20 years ago today.

Gypsy Circus on influences, fencing and their dream collaboration [Exclusive]

Gypsy Circus on influences, fencing and their dream collaboration [Exclusive]

Edinburgh four-piece Gypsy Circus talk about their inspirations and their music in exclusive interview.

Paul McGuinness compares managing U2 to managing a football team [Interview]

Paul McGuinness compares managing U2 to managing a football team [Interview]

It doesn't take long to appreciate you are in the presence of rock music royalty when you are offered an audience with Paul McGuinness.

Ultimate bedroom anthems for Valentine's Day [Playlist]

Ultimate bedroom anthems for Valentine's Day [Playlist]

Happy Valentine's Day! Lots of couples will celebrating this cheesy AF but lovely day, and will most likely celebrate well into the night too.

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10 weirdly romantic songs for Valentine's Day [Playlist]

10 weirdly romantic songs for Valentine's Day [Playlist]

As it's almost Valentine's Day, you'll be looking for that perfect romantic playlist to set a dinner date to, right?

Du Blonde - Lung Bread For Daddy Album Review

Du Blonde - Lung Bread For Daddy Album Review

'Lung Bread For Daddy', a phrase appropriated from a friend and referring to a request for a cigarette, is a multi-faceted journey through the life...

Andrew Bird - Sisyphus Video

Andrew Bird - Sisyphus Video

Andrew Bird has named his newest song after the Greek king Sisyphus, and he's release a new video with a similar sentiment.

Honeyblood - The Third Degree Video

Honeyblood - The Third Degree Video

Previously a duo, Honeyblood now comprises Stina Tweeddale on her own and she has returned with a brand new single and video, The Third Degree.

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