Pink Floyd’s psychedelic revolution will rock the V&A

August 14, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Museum to celebrate career of pioneers who transformed live music with their dazzling light shows The Victoria & Albert Museum’s David Bowie exhibition in 2013 became the fastest to sell…

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Several hurt as railing collapses at Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa gig

August 14, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Partition separating fans from stage at New Jersey performance gives way sending dozens falling on to concrete below Forty-two people were injured after a railing collapsed during an outdoor performance…

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Robert De Niro: 'Donald Trump is totally nuts'

August 14, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Film star, accepting award at Sarajevo film festival, says Republican candidate shouldn’t be running for president Robert De Niro has become the latest celebrity to criticise Donald Trump, whom he…

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Kenny Baker, actor behind R2-D2, dies

August 14, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

The 3ft 8in actor, who starred in six Star Wars films as well as Time Bandits and Flash Gordon, was 81 The British actor who played R2-D2 in the Star…

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Pinewood Studios to be taken private in £323m deal with Aermont Capital

August 13, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Offer values each Pinewood share at 560p and gives film studio – home of James Bond franchise – funds for expansion plans Pinewood Studios is to be taken private in…

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€10m fight to save James Baldwin’s Provençal home

August 13, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

The writer’s home was a regular haunt of African-American cultural giants In the Provençal town of Saint-Paul-de-Vence, the picturesque stone house beneath the medieval ramparts is known as “la maison…

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So long, Marianne: Leonard Cohen writes to muse just before her death

August 13, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Cohen’s letter to Marianne Ihlen said ‘our bodies are falling apart and I think I will follow you very soon’ Leonard Cohen penned a poignant final letter to his dying…

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Gas-lit Leeds cinema among sites to receive heritage lottery cash

August 12, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Hyde Park Picture House wins £2.4m grant while William Morris’s country home in Oxfordshire is one of 11 other recipients A tiny cinema that opened in Leeds within months of…

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Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan detained at US airport again

August 12, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Actor says experience ‘really, really sucks’ after being detained for a third time in seven years, this time in LA The Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan has expressed annoyance about…

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Dogg's dinner? Snoop and 'homegirl' Martha Stewart make dinner party TV

August 12, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

The rapper and the doyenne of domesticity will host new unscripted show for VH1, which will see the pair hosting dinners attended by celebrity guests In what’s surely one of…

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Fabric to close this weekend after drug-related deaths

August 12, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

London nightclub suspends operations amid investigation into recent deaths of two teenagers The London nightclub Fabric is to close this weekend after the drug-related deaths of two teenagers. The most…

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David Fincher set to reunite with Brad Pitt for World War Z sequel

August 11, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

The pair, who last collaborated on The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, are in talks to work together again on follow-up to the 2013 zombie thriller David Fincher is in…

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Hip-hop artist Bow Wow to retire as he can't see himself rapping aged 30

August 11, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Rapper, now 29-years-old started working aged 13, has made $20m and will turn his attention to acting and TV production US rapper Bow Wow has announced he is retiring from…

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Game of Thrones concert experience hits the road in 2017

August 11, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Ramin Djawadi, composer of the score of the HBO hit, is leading an orchestra on an audiovisual tour of the US that promises to ‘bring the Seven Kingdoms to life’…

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The Weeknd gives $250,000 to Black Lives Matter

August 11, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Abel Tesfaye joins list of stars – including Beyoncé, Jay Z and Drake – who are making their support for the movement a matter of record R&B star the Weeknd…

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