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Cult Musician Dying But Making the Most of Last Months, Wilko Johnson Says Album May Be On the Way

Cult Musician Dying But Making the Most of Last Months, Wilko Johnson Says Album May Be On the Way

Wilko Johnson, the guitarist from Dr Feelgood was diagnosed with cancer just before Christmas. The news of the cult musician dying came as a shock to his friends, family and fans, but Wilko is certainly...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 5th February 2013

Reg Presley Dies, The Troggs Singer Passes Away at 71

Reg Presley Dies, The Troggs Singer Passes Away at 71

As reports state, Reg Presley dies age 71. The Troggs singer had been suffering with lung cancer for the past year.As The Independent report, last January Presley made public his lung cancer diagnosis. "As you...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 5th February 2013

Cult Musician Dying: Wilko Johnson Speaks of New Lease of Life and New Album!

Cult Musician Dying: Wilko Johnson Speaks of New Lease of Life and New Album!

A cult musician dying never fails to be a tragic event, but Dr Feelgood's Wilko Johnson, who was diagnosed with cancer late last year is putting the absolute best use to the last few months...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 4th February 2013

Radio 1 DJ Nick Grimshaw Gives Harry Styles Racy Birthday Present: A Stripper

Radio 1 DJ Nick Grimshaw Gives Harry Styles Racy Birthday Present: A Stripper

Harry Styles just turned 19, despite having already experienced more than many 30 year olds (a fling with a model, a relationship with an international celebrity, world tours, and international stardom) and just in case...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 4th February 2013

Bolshoi Director Attacked with Acid Feared For His Life, But the Answer to Who Did It 'Lies In His Soul'

Bolshoi Director Attacked with Acid Feared For His Life, But the Answer to Who Did It 'Lies In His Soul'

It has now been almost a month since Russian Bolshoi Ballet Director Sergei Filin was attacked with acid in Moscow, leaving him scarred and fearing for his sight. Having now left hospital in Moscow, photos...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 4th February 2013

Alicia Keys Super Bowl Performance of National Anthem, The Star Spangled Banner, One of the Best Yet?

Alicia Keys Super Bowl Performance of National Anthem, The Star Spangled Banner, One of the Best Yet?

Alicia Keys set an impressive record for the longest rendition of The Star Spangled Banner yet, when she performed it at yesterday's Super Bowl in the Superdome in New Orleans. Not only was it the...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 4th February 2013

Ben Affleck Wins Big at the Director's Guild Awards Despite No Oscar Nomination

Ben Affleck Wins Big at the Director's Guild Awards Despite No Oscar Nomination

Ben Affleck as won the Director's Guild Award for Best Film, which marks the 5th major award win for that category, yet without an Oscar nomination for his Direction. The Oscars, in some respect, may...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 4th February 2013

Oreo Outage Tweet, Best Social Marketing Event of the Superbowl

Oreo Outage Tweet, Best Social Marketing Event of the Superbowl

Social marketing can be a difficult one to get right, but when it is done right then it can be the most powerful tool of a company. During the outage crisis during the Super Bowl...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 4th February 2013

Oprah Hit With Lawsuit: OWN Accused of Discrimination

Oprah Hit With Lawsuit: OWN Accused of Discrimination

OWN and Oprah Winfrey have been hit with a lawsuit by an ex-employee claiming she was the victim of discrimination having been replaced by a temp when she had to take medical leave for her...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 4th February 2013

Zayn Malik and Perrie Edwards Romance Re-Kindled as They Are Spotted Holding Hands

Zayn Malik and Perrie Edwards Romance Re-Kindled as They Are Spotted Holding Hands

The best romance ever to spring from the X Factor, One Direction's Zayn Malik and Little Mix's Perrie Edwards, had their foundations rocked last week when photos were revealed by an Australian stripper who claimed...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 4th February 2013

Positive Responses to Alicia Keys Singing the National Anthem, 'The Star Spangled Banner'

Positive Responses to Alicia Keys Singing the National Anthem, 'The Star Spangled Banner'

Alicia Keys sang the United States' National Anthem, 'Star Spangled Banner' just before the Super Bowl game began on Sunday. Plenty of people had placed bets on how long she'd been singing (and topped...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 4th February 2013

'I'll Choose Sanity': Frank Ocean Forgives Chris Brown for Brawl

'I'll Choose Sanity': Frank Ocean Forgives Chris Brown for Brawl

We now have one more reason to love Frank Ocean even more. Forget that he has the voice of an angel, or that he's the 21st century version of Blake in the sheer beauty of...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 4th February 2013

Justin Timberlake Apologises for Branding ex-Girlfriend Britney Spears a "B*tch" at Superbowl Performance

Justin Timberlake Apologises for Branding ex-Girlfriend Britney Spears a "B*tch" at Superbowl Performance

Justin Timberlake's triumphant comeback had been nigh-on perfect, from the suspense-filled announcement of new music, to the exciting news that he'd be performing at a pre-game Superbowl Party last Saturday, as well as at the...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 4th February 2013

Bieber, Gomez Together Again?! On-Again-Off-Again Couple Seen at Justin's House Together

Bieber, Gomez Together Again?! On-Again-Off-Again Couple Seen at Justin's House Together

Are Bieber, Gomez together again? Their tumultuous relationship is fairly difficult to follow. First they split up last October, only to be reunited two weeks later. Everything seemed hunky-dory over the festive period, Selena and...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 4th February 2013

Dude Looks Like a Lady: Steven Tyler Does Audition in Drag on American Idol

Dude Looks Like a Lady: Steven Tyler Does Audition in Drag on American Idol

American Idol contestant "Pepper LaBeija from the House of LaBeija." rocked up in an impeccable face of make-up and a big blonde wig ready, a very short skirt and honking false boobs. She raring to...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 2nd February 2013

"Queen of the Universe" Lady Gaga Sued by Assistant for $393,000

"Queen of the Universe" Lady Gaga Sued by Assistant for $393,000

Lady Gaga, who refers to herself as "Queen of the Universe every day", is being sued by an ex-assistant of hers, Jennifer O'Neill, who claimed that she did over 7,000 hours of overtime which she...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 2nd February 2013

Kim Sister Khloe Kardashian Brands Kris Humphries "Fame-Hungry" For Dragging Out Divorce

Kim Sister Khloe Kardashian Brands Kris Humphries "Fame-Hungry" For Dragging Out Divorce

Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries' marriage famously lasted only 72 days. It ended way back in 2011 but they still aren't officially divorced as Humphries is making the whole ordeal more difficult than it needs...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 2nd February 2013

Benedict Cumberbatch May Play Code Breaker Alan Turing in The Imitation Game

Benedict Cumberbatch May Play Code Breaker Alan Turing in The Imitation Game

Despite having an aesthetic as distinctive as his name, Benedict Cumberbatch is a chameleon on screen as his appearance in Sherlock, as Sherlock Holmes, is profoundly different from his role as Julian Assange in the...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 1st February 2013

Is Releasing 13 Episodes At Once a Good Idea, or is Netflix's $100m House of Cards Doomed to Fall?

Is Releasing 13 Episodes At Once a Good Idea, or is Netflix's $100m House of Cards Doomed to Fall?

Netflix really are taking an enormous risk with their $100m new series, House of Cards starring Kevin Spacey. Yes, it's got a brilliant cast, and yes, it's probably a great watch. But, releasing the entire...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 1st February 2013

Pneumonia X-Rays Don't Reveal Problem Lungs, but Problem Breasts for Jennifer Lawrence

Pneumonia X-Rays Don't Reveal Problem Lungs, but Problem Breasts for Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Lawrence is fast becoming known as much for her endearing and, at time, goofy personality as she is for her Golden Globe winning, SAG Award winning, Oscar nominated acting talents. Appearing on Jimmy Kimmel...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 1st February 2013

"I Give God 10%, Why Do You Get 18?": Waitress Gets 0% As Applebees Sacks Her For Posting Receipt On Internet

"I Give God 10%, Why Do You Get 18?": Waitress Gets 0% As Applebees Sacks Her For Posting Receipt On Internet

The Internet is increasingly the place to post photos of receipts with a humorous, offensive, or heart warming story behind them. There is, in fact, an entire website dedicated to 'funny receipts' called FunnyReceipts.com. However,...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 1st February 2013

MTV's Brand New 2013 Winner: Ebony Day, Who Is She?

MTV's Brand New 2013 Winner: Ebony Day, Who Is She?

You may never have heard of Ebony Day, but MTV think you should have because they have named her their Brand New 2013 winner.The MTV Brand New campaign is a search for the best new...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 1st February 2013

Handler, Morgan Fight? More like Jokes and Awkward Silence

Handler, Morgan Fight? More like Jokes and Awkward Silence

Chelsea Handler and Piers Morgan had a fight? That's what's being reported, but really it's just standard banter. Both Morgan and Handler have their own chat shows, Morgan was visiting Handler's show Chelsea Lately. As...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 1st February 2013

Tim McGraw Sobriety, Confesses to Have Been Drinking Too Much, Opts for Exercise Instead

Tim McGraw Sobriety, Confesses to Have Been Drinking Too Much, Opts for Exercise Instead

Country singer Tim McGraw used to drink a lot, he confesses to People, but with the help of his family he's turned that around and now ploughs a lot of energy into working out and...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 1st February 2013

Warm Bodies Predicted for Box Office Win This Weekend

Warm Bodies Predicted for Box Office Win This Weekend

Who else knows movies better than one of the guys behind IMDB? Probably very few people, so as the LA Times reports, when Keith Simonton, the managing editor for the website, predicts that Warm Bodies...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 1st February 2013

Fleetwood Mac Tour on the Way and Why Rumours is Still Great 35 Years On

Fleetwood Mac Tour on the Way and Why Rumours is Still Great 35 Years On

Fleetwood Mac is back and basically everyone is excited. Having announced a tour that will span America as well as the UK there is already plenty of speculation about where they will go and what...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 1st February 2013

Ellen DeGeneres Chats to Ryan Seacrest About American Idol, Julianne Hough and Proposals

Ellen DeGeneres Chats to Ryan Seacrest About American Idol, Julianne Hough and Proposals

Ellen DeGeneres and Ryan Seacrest are friends 'in real life', so when he came to chat to her on her show, Ellen, plenty of anecdotes came spilling out in the conversation.Ellen told her audience about...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 1st February 2013

Jennifer Hudson to Join Children of Sandy Hook in 'America the Beautiful' at the Super Bowl Pregame Show

Jennifer Hudson to Join Children of Sandy Hook in 'America the Beautiful' at the Super Bowl Pregame Show

Surviving children from Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newton, Connecticut will perform along with Jennifer Hudson at this weekend's Super Bowl XLVII pregame show, reports USA Today.The league and footballers have been involved with the...

News posted in on 1st February 2013

Extortionately Priced Hotel Rooms, £25 Views, £50m Flats, Only One Place For These Prices: London's The Shard

Extortionately Priced Hotel Rooms, £25 Views, £50m Flats, Only One Place For These Prices: London's The Shard

Architecture can be transcendent, it can and does utterly transform a view, and if a house is made well it can do a great job of making its inhabitants very happy. Big windows, large rooms...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 1st February 2013

Ron Jeremy Recovering in Hospital But Warned of Diet A Day Before Aneurysm

Ron Jeremy Recovering in Hospital But Warned of Diet A Day Before Aneurysm

Ageing porn-star Ron Jeremy, who has appeared in over 2000 adult movies, suffered a heart aneurysm and was sent to intensive care before having an operation to save his life, reports TMZ. However, now that...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 31st January 2013

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RIP Aretha Franklin - Seven Of Her Most Captivating Songs

RIP Aretha Franklin - Seven Of Her Most Captivating Songs

We pay tribute to the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, who passed away this week at the age of 76.

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

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

'Stage Fright' was released on August 17th, 1970.

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

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

We can't wait until the Fall for this gritty historic thriller.

7 Stars That Swapped A Football Career For Music

7 Stars That Swapped A Football Career For Music

From Robbie Williams to Olly Murs, these musicians are still football mad.

Paul McCartney - Fuh You Lyric Video

Paul McCartney - Fuh You Lyric Video

It's a far cry from The Beatles' 'I Wanna Hold Your Hand', but Paul McCartney has unveiled a risque new single entitled 'Fuh You'.

Madonna At 60 - Her 10 Best Singles

Madonna At 60 - Her 10 Best Singles

Which of Madonna's many hits do you think is the best?

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