Expert testifies Stairway to Heaven chord progression used 300 years ago

June 18, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Former bandmate says Jimmy Page never mentioned American band Spirit, whose song Led Zeppelin is accused of stealing a riff from Led Zeppelin’s attorneys on Friday brought in music expert…

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Leonardo DiCaprio ordered to testify in $15m Wolf of Wall Street lawsuit

June 17, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Leonardo DiCaprio will appear in court over claims that the depiction of a supporting character in Martin Scorsese’s fact-based comedy has resulted in libel Leonardo DiCaprio has been ordered by…

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Gary Barlow teams up with BBC for Take That talent show Let It Shine

June 17, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Graham Norton and Mel Giedroyc will present Saturday night contest seeking stars for stage show The BBC has turned to Gary Barlow in its hunt for the next Saturday night…

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Lady Gaga set to take over from Beyoncé in A Star is Born remake

June 17, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Gaga is rumored to be nearing a deal to lead Bradley Cooper’s directorial debut, in which he would also star It appears that Lady Gaga has lined up her next…

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Glastonbury tributes to Bowie, Prince and Lemmy revealed

June 17, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

A 50-piece orchestral performance, a DJ set and giant sculptures in honour of each of them among the plans Full details of Glastonbury’s plans to commemorate David Bowie, Prince and…

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Nicole Kidman to join Colin Farrell in Lobster director Yorgos Lanthimos' thriller

June 16, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

The Oscar-winner Nicole Kidman is in talks to play the Irish actor’s wife in supernatural revenge film The Killing of a Sacred Deer Nicole Kidman is in talks to join…

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Led Zeppelin's Jimmy Page denies stealing guitar riff in Stairway to Heaven

June 16, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Guitarist testified he hadn’t heard the song Taurus until a few years ago Lawyer says chords that begins Stairway were lifted from the Spirit tune The Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy…

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Jackie Chan: Warcraft's success in China scares Americans

June 15, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Jackie Chan says fantasy adventure’s £156m gross during its first week will cause an influx of Chinese-language blockbusters Jackie Chan thinks the success in China of video game adaptation Warcraft:…

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Trent Reznor: YouTube is built on the back of stolen content

June 15, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Nine Inch Nails musician and Apple Music executive joins music industry’s debate over Google’s video service: ‘I find YouTube’s business to be very disingenuous’ Nine Inch Nails’ Trent Reznor is…

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Former Wings guitarist Henry McCullough dies, aged 72

June 15, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

The Ulsterman also played with Joe Cocker’s Grease Band, as well as Marianne Faithfull and Donovan Henry McCullough, who played guitar in Paul McCartney’s band Wings, has died. He was…

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Legendary producer and songwriter Chips Moman dies, aged 79

June 15, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

He produced arguably Elvis’s best album, helped write some of soul music’s enduring classics, and won a Grammy for his country work Lincoln “Chips” Moman – the producer, musician and…

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2016 summer box office falls 22% on past record-breaking year

June 14, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

With no blockbusters to rival Jurassic World, failing sequels blamed for poor start to summer season in North America Blockbuster season has got off to a shaky start with US…

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Morrissey: Trump's response to Orlando terror attack is anti-gay and pro-gun

June 14, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Morrissey posts lengthy critique of the US presidential race, questioning CNN’s coverage and praising Bernie Sanders Morrissey has addressed the US presidential race after the Orlando terror attack, blaming US…

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Kanye West releases Only One game trailer at E3 event

June 14, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Kanye West and fashion designer’s late mother ascends to heaven in first official trailer, which debuted at a Sony press conference in Los Angeles Those who paid witness to the…

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Brands count cost of celebrity ties after Johnny Depp and Maria Sharapova

June 13, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Sponsors left in a dilemma over tennis star’s ban and allegations against Johnny Depp It has been a tricky week for brands that rely on celebrities to endorse their wares….

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