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When She Did It Better: The Ultimate Aretha Franklin Covers Playlist

When She Did It Better: The Ultimate Aretha Franklin Covers Playlist

It's been nine days since the legendary Queen of Soul passed away, leaving behind a legacy of some of the most astounding music in chart history. While Aretha Franklin may have had hits with 'R.E.S.P.E.C.T.'...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 25th August 2018

Album of the Week: Remembering Aretha Franklin with 'Spirit in the Dark'

Album of the Week: Remembering Aretha Franklin with 'Spirit in the Dark'

It's something of a coincidence that an Aretha Franklin record is our Album of the Week. It so happens that her legendary 'Spirit in the Dark' was released exactly 48 years ago today via Atlantic...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 24th August 2018

The Lowdown On 'Bond 25': Danny Boyle's Out and Idris Is The Word on the Street

The Lowdown On 'Bond 25': Danny Boyle's Out and Idris Is The Word on the Street

Fans everywhere are wondering if they'll see the hugely anticipated 25th James Bond movie by the Fall of 2019 after all, as producers announce a huge shift in direction. Danny Boyle is no longer on...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 22nd August 2018

Is Netflix's 'Outlaw King' Starring Chris Pine The New 'Braveheart'?

Is Netflix's 'Outlaw King' Starring Chris Pine The New 'Braveheart'?

This week, the epic trailer for forthcoming Netflix movie 'Outlaw King' dropped, reteaming Chris Pine with his 'Hell or High Water' director David Mackenzie. It's a similar premise to the classic historical tale 'Braveheart', but...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 21st August 2018

Full 2018 MTV VMA Winners! (And Why Everyone Was Disappointed In Madonna)

Full 2018 MTV VMA Winners! (And Why Everyone Was Disappointed In Madonna)

The 2018 MTV VMAs were finally handed out last night but rather than the event being a cause for celebration, many people are unhappy with how everything went down. From the winners to the speeches,...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 21st August 2018

Are Winona Ryder and Keanu Reeves Married? Exploring When Movies Got Way Too Real

Are Winona Ryder and Keanu Reeves Married? Exploring When Movies Got Way Too Real

Sometimes acting on a movie gets way too real. Simulations can become real-life sitations - which can be both entertaining for the viewer and traumatic for the stars. Or just a big source of amusement...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 20th August 2018

The Last 10 Years of MTV Video of the Year Winners

The Last 10 Years of MTV Video of the Year Winners

Right now, Childish Gambino is the odds on favourite to win Video of the Year at the 2018 MTV VMAs for 'This Is America', after the strong political and cultural impact it made on pop...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 20th August 2018

Werewolves Are Underrated: So Why Do People Prefer Vampire Movies?

Werewolves Are Underrated: So Why Do People Prefer Vampire Movies?

Perhaps it's safe to say that vampires are well and truly out of fashion now. Most of us can't even think about 'Twilight' without cringing. And yet, their furry counter-parts - the humble werewolves -...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 19th August 2018

From Wicked to Dreamgirls: Essential Numbers For Your Showtunes Playlist

From Wicked to Dreamgirls: Essential Numbers For Your Showtunes Playlist

After watching Ariana Grande and James Corden's beautiful rendition of 'Suddenly, Seymour' on Carpool Karaoke' and their musical theatre version of 'Titanic' on the 'Late Late Show', we're feeling the Broadway vibes. So here are...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 18th August 2018

Album of the Week: Conquering 'Stage Fright' with The Band

Album of the Week: Conquering 'Stage Fright' with The Band

This week we're revisiting the stellar third album from Toronto roots rock group The Band. 'Stage Fright' was released on this day in 1970 via Capitol Records, during what you might call the golden years...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 17th August 2018

Ariana Grande And James Corden's Broadway Duet Is The Best

Ariana Grande And James Corden's Broadway Duet Is The Best

It's been a long time coming, but Ariana Grande finally showed up on James Corden's 'Carpool Karaoke' this week and provided possibly the best harmonies we've ever heard on the 'Late Late Show' segment. They...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 16th August 2018

Not Jewish Or American, But Ruby Rose Is Still The Perfect 'Batwoman'

Not Jewish Or American, But Ruby Rose Is Still The Perfect 'Batwoman'

Ruby Rose has deactivated her social media accounts after receiving backlash over being appointed to play Batwoman in a forthcoming new series. Apparently, she's neither gay enough nor Jewish enough to play the role -...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 13th August 2018

8 Things We Learned From Kanye West's Interview With Jimmy Kimmel

8 Things We Learned From Kanye West's Interview With Jimmy Kimmel

It's been a while, but Kanye West's return to television was as informative and honest as we could have expected. Going on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' wasn't something his team thought was a great idea at...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 13th August 2018

Aretha Franklin Could Be Fighting Her Final Health Battle

Aretha Franklin Could Be Fighting Her Final Health Battle

No-one can live forever, but some people's legacies are set in stone. Aretha Franklin is thought to be living her final days on this Earth, though her loving family are staying by her bedside to...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 13th August 2018

10 Shark Horrors Ranked! Turns Out 'The Meg' Is Not The Worst Thing To Happen To Cinema

10 Shark Horrors Ranked! Turns Out 'The Meg' Is Not The Worst Thing To Happen To Cinema

For some reason, sharks are a magnet for terrible movies; some incidently, others deliberately so. After 1975, there have been very few good aquatic horror flicks, which is why when 'The Meg' was announced, we...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 12th August 2018

7 Weird Objects Celebrities Have Autographed

7 Weird Objects Celebrities Have Autographed

The one thing you can guarantee if you're a celebrity is that people will ask you to sign your autograph. And while that usually means your own products or merch, photos and notebooks, sometimes a...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 11th August 2018

7 Stars That Swapped A Football Career For Music

7 Stars That Swapped A Football Career For Music

As football fans all around the world buzz about Transfer Deadline Day, watching the flurry of activity online as clubs make the most of their last chance to transfer players, it got us thinking about...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 9th August 2018

Why We'd Be Happy For A 'Black Mirror' Film NOT To Be Made

Why We'd Be Happy For A 'Black Mirror' Film NOT To Be Made

When Charlie Brooker's 'Black Mirror' first launched on Channel 4, it was a mind-blowing piece of television that exceeded all small-screen expectations. Since it's move to Netflix, that hasn't changed, and nor is it likely...

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

Mid-Week Playlist: 15 Happy Tunes To Get You Through Work

Mid-Week Playlist: 15 Happy Tunes To Get You Through Work

It's hard enough getting through a working week without the struggle of choosing some appropriate tunes to help you stay motivated. Thus, we've taken the liberty of putting together our own ultimate happy playlist that...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 8th August 2018

Why Does Tom Hardy Want To Swap Acting For Filmmaking?

Why Does Tom Hardy Want To Swap Acting For Filmmaking?

With Daniel Day-Lewis retired and the prospect of Robert Redford doing the same, we have to put our foot down when it comes to suggestions that Tom Hardy is also looking at quitting acting. There's...

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

Beyonce's Family Tree Throws Up Important Questions About Slavery

Beyonce's Family Tree Throws Up Important Questions About Slavery

Delving into one's family tree is both a daunting and exciting experience. No-one really knows what lies in the murky depths of their ancestry but, occasionally, revelations are to be had and we discover something...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 7th August 2018

Robert Redford Retires: He's Bowing Out After 'The Old Man & the Gun'

Robert Redford Retires: He's Bowing Out After 'The Old Man & the Gun'

It shouldn't come as too much of a surprise since he's been in the business for sixty years, but one of Hollywood's greatest veterans Robert Redford has revealed that he plans to retire following the...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 7th August 2018

Pink Cancels Another Sydney Date As She Recovers In Hospital

Pink Cancels Another Sydney Date As She Recovers In Hospital

Days after being forced to defend herself against critics slating her for cancelling a recent Australia tour date, Pink has been hospitalised twice in two dates for further illness. That means her concert tonight (August...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 6th August 2018

How To Get Tickets For Slaves' Big Fall 2018 Tour

How To Get Tickets For Slaves' Big Fall 2018 Tour

As they gear up to release their eagerly anticipated new album, punk duo Slaves have just announced dates for their biggest UK and Ireland tour yet, and it begins in just three months! Get your...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 6th August 2018

Demi Lovato Addresses Recent Overdose Directly For The First Time

Demi Lovato Addresses Recent Overdose Directly For The First Time

After a trying past couple of weeks, Demi Lovato has finally opened up to her fans in a personal letter addressing her recent lapse into drug and alcohol abuse which resulted in her hospitalisation on...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 6th August 2018

7 Foreign Horror Movie Remakes We'd Love To See

7 Foreign Horror Movie Remakes We'd Love To See

It's just three months away from the premiere of the eagerly anticipated 'Suspiria' remake starring Dakota Johnson and Tilda Swinton; a film that has deserved a Hollywood makeover since the Italian original by Dario Argento...

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

Who Is 'Terminator 6' Star Natalia Reyes?

Who Is 'Terminator 6' Star Natalia Reyes?

Colombian actress Natalia Reyes has landed the Hollywood break-out role of a lifetime with a lead part in the forthcoming 'Terminator' sequel. She's virtually unheard of in the non-Spanish speaking world, but she still has...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 4th August 2018

Album Of The Week: Stevie Wonder's Innovative 'Innervisions'

Album Of The Week: Stevie Wonder's Innovative 'Innervisions'

This week we home in on one of Stevie Wonder's most important albums to date: 'Innervisions'. It was released 45 years ago to the day and remains an iconic part of musical history. It's one...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 3rd August 2018

RIP Zombie Boy: The World Mourns The Loss Of Tattoo Icon Rick Genest

RIP Zombie Boy: The World Mourns The Loss Of Tattoo Icon Rick Genest

Lady Gaga and more have reacted to the shocking news that tattoo icon Rick Genest (aka Zombie Boy) has passed away at the age of 32, apparently having taken his own life at his home...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 3rd August 2018

SAY Award Nominations: Scotland's Answer To The Mercury Prize Have Longlisted Franz Ferdinand And Young Fathers

SAY Award Nominations: Scotland's Answer To The Mercury Prize Have Longlisted Franz Ferdinand And Young Fathers

The Mercury Prize might be the main indie music accolade everyone's talking about, but if you're in Scotland you'll be more interested to hear this year's nominations for the Scottish Album of the Year. The...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 2nd August 2018

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Mid-Week Playlist: 15 Happy Tunes To Get You Through Work

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From 'Happy' to 'Banana Pancakes', these are soaked in positivity.

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Anna Calvi - All Saints Church, Hove 5.10.2018 Live Review

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