Scotty Moore, guitarist on Elvis's early hits, dies aged 84

June 29, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Moore only worked with Elvis for three years, but helped invent the sound that influenced everyone from Keith Richards to Bruce Springsteen Scotty Moore, the pioneering rock guitarist whose sharp,…

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Beyoncé, Formation World Tour, Sunderland review – she slays

June 29, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Bey takes the Stadium of Light by storm, shrugging off the rain with a glittering magnificence and Lemonade’s brutalist rhythms “What’s the difference between Sunderland FC and Beyoncé? Only one…

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Keith Richards to tell story of early years in BBC documentary

June 29, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

The Rolling Stone will star in Keith Richards – The Origin of the Species, directed by Julien Temple Keith Richards will front a BBC2 documentary about his formative years growing…

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The Secret Life of Pets repels alien invasion at UK box office

June 28, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Family-friendly animation scampers to No 1 ahead of Independence Day: Resurgence, while Elvis & Nixon are all shook up on the indie circuit The winner: The Secret Life of Pets…

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Adele's albums top charts after Glastonbury performance

June 28, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Adele’s headline set sends 19 and 21 back to the top 40, with 25 due to return to No 1, while other performers enjoy post-festival sales Adele’s headline set at…

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China 'bans Lady Gaga' after Dalai Lama meeting

June 28, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Communist party’s propaganda department reportedly issues ‘important instruction’ blocking singer’s entire repertoire from mainland Lady Gaga has reportedly been added to a list of hostile foreign forces banned by China’s…

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Michael Eavis laments muddiest ever Glastonbury festival

June 27, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Founder says he hasn’t seen anything like it in the music event’s 46-year history, and says it highlights climate change Glastonbury has suffered the worst rain and mud since the…

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50 Cent detained for cursing during concert in St Kitts and Nevis

June 27, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Rapper, whose real name is Curtis Jackson, was detained along with member of entourage by police for allegedly using ‘indecent language’ during performance Police in St Kitts and Nevis said…

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Disney depiction of obese Polynesian god in film Moana sparks anger

June 27, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Portrayal of the god Maui has prompted debate over unhealthy stereotypes of Polynesian men on screen The depiction of a Polynesian character in a Disney film has prompted anger across…

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Melanie Sykes admits she 'married the wrong person' as she opens up in most honest interview yet

June 26, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

The brunette beauty, 45, opened up about her divorce from Jack Cockings and moving on in the limelight Melanie Sykes has admitted she married the “wrong person” following her difficult…

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Adele swore 33 times during 90 minute Glastonbury headline set after admitting BBC WARNED her about potty mouth

June 26, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

The singer rocked Worthy Farm last night and her mouth got a little dirty on stage as she enjoyed the one in a lifetime moment Adele brought down the house…

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'Get stuck in' – Billy Bragg rallies Glastonbury in Brexit aftermath

June 25, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Damon Albarn, Novelist and James among those voicing anger onstage as audiences deal with poll news – and heavy rain “That’s it, I think we should declare Glastonbury an independent…

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Bernie Worrell, Parliament-Funkadelic co-founder, dies aged 72

June 25, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Worrell, who announced in early 2016 that he had lung cancer, influenced funk, rock and hip-hop artists Bernie Worrell, the ingenious “Wizard of Woo” whose amazing array of keyboard sounds…

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John Boyega cast in Kathryn Bigelow's upcoming film about 1960s Detroit riots

June 25, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

The Star Wars actor John Boyega is the first named to star in Bigelow’s anticipated follow-up to Zero Dark Thirty, a crime drama set against the backdrop of the Detroit riots…

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Helen Mirren criticises Israel boycotters

June 24, 2016 Andrew Radion zero comment

Actor says on a visit to Jerusalem that she is a ‘believer’ in the state, which she calls ‘an extraordinary country’ The Oscar-winning actor Helen Mirren said that she was…

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