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Daniel Rachel Walls Come Tumbling Down - Interview

Daniel Rachel Walls Come Tumbling Down - Interview

Author Daniel Rachel talks about his new book Walls Come Tumbling Down, a study of musicians at the forefront of Rock Against Racism in the 1970's and 1980's.Contactmusic [CM]: Could you tell Contact Music a...

Interview posted on 18th May 2017

Tokyo Taboo - Interview

Tokyo Taboo - Interview

London based duo Tokyo Taboo are a blast of vibrant, abrasive pop punk. Influenced by anything 80s, drag and Japanese pop culture, the band (aka Laura and Mike) are preparing for their debut album 6th...

Interview posted on 2nd February 2017

Rebel Wilson Thinks Her Name Gives Her Courage And "An Edge"

Rebel Wilson Thinks Her Name Gives Her Courage And "An Edge"

Asked how her parents came up with it, she said: "A little girl named Rebel sang at my parents' wedding. My mum is really big on theme names like that - my sisters are called...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 13th May 2015

Kendra Wilkinson And Hank Baskett Are Still In Couples Therapy

Kendra Wilkinson And Hank Baskett Are Still In Couples Therapy

The 'Kendra On Top' star was devastated when her former NFL star husband was accused of cheating on her with a transexual model while she was pregnant last year, but the duo are still determined...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 12th May 2015

S Club 7 Reunion Coming In 2015!

S Club 7 Reunion Coming In 2015!

S Club 7 are reportedly getting the band back together. After being away for over a decade, the seven-piece bubble-gum pop group are returning for a reunion tour in 2015. With a career spanning from...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 29th April 2014

Fall Out Boy Guitarist Joe Trohman Become A Father And Shares Pictures

Fall Out Boy Guitarist Joe Trohman Become A Father And Shares Pictures

Joe Trohman, the guitarist for world renowned rock band Fall Out Boy, has become a father for the first time. Trohman and his wife, Marie Wortman Goble, have been married since 2011, and welcomed their...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 29th April 2014

Pharrell Williams Explains The Reasons Behind His Son's Name, Rocket.

Pharrell Williams Explains The Reasons Behind His Son's Name, Rocket.

Pharrell Williams, the hip-hop artist best known for the Oscar-nominated single 'Happy', revealed the meaning behind the name of his son Rocket Ayer, born in 2008. The name serves as a homage to Williams' favourite...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 14th April 2014

Rob Lowe confesses his fake saxophone solo

Rob Lowe confesses his fake saxophone solo

'The West Wing' and 'Californication' star Rob Lowe has revealed his embarrassment at having to admit to faking his saxophone performance at a Hollywood fundraiser. The actor, who also played a part in 'Parks and...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 9th April 2014

Theo James Finds His Brother On-Set While Filming 'Divergent' Sex Scene

Theo James Finds His Brother On-Set While Filming 'Divergent' Sex Scene

'Divergent' star Theo James was shocked by the sudden arrival of his brothers on set. during the filming of his sex scene with Shailene Woodley. The British actor has two brother and two sisters, all...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 30th March 2014

Dominic Cooper Likes To Film Sex-Scenes "Butt Naked"

Dominic Cooper Likes To Film Sex-Scenes "Butt Naked"

'Captain America: The First Avenger' actor Dominic Cooper has revealed that he prefers to film sex scenes "butt naked", rather than wear a "sad nappy". The actor revealed that while filming he has been asked...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 10th March 2014

Rick Ross Paying A Girl To Fly To Florida To Roll His Weed Every Month

Rick Ross Paying A Girl To Fly To Florida To Roll His Weed Every Month

Rap heavyweight Rick Ross, has apparently reached the very peak of extravagance, by hiring a Los Angeles marijuana dispensary assistant to fly from California to Florida every month - just to roll his joints for...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 5th March 2014

Devon And Steve Aoki Battling Their Father's Widow Over Estate

Devon And Steve Aoki Battling Their Father's Widow Over Estate

Devon Aoki (model and actress) and her brother Steve Aoki (DJ) are currently embroiled in a bitter fight with their father's widow over his leftover fortune. Hiroaki 'Rocky; Aoki, father of Devon and Steve, was...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 20th February 2014

George Clooney Reveals His Long-Running Prank Of Imitating Brad Pitt

George Clooney Reveals His Long-Running Prank Of Imitating Brad Pitt

George Clooney has revealed his obsession for sending cards and letters supposedly from his celebrity pals, all began in 2010 at John Krasinski's wedding. The reveal came in light of Matt Damon's discovery that the...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 7th February 2014

Jenna Haze Fakes Orgasm For The Pretty Reckless Song

Jenna Haze Fakes Orgasm For The Pretty Reckless Song

The Pretty Reckless singer Taylor Momsen recorded her ex-porn star friend, Jenna Haze, having an orgasm for their song 'Follow Me Down'. The saucy sound can be heard at the introduction to the song, although...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 5th February 2014

Goldie Hawn Talks About Her ''Incredible Ride'' With Kurt Russell

Goldie Hawn Talks About Her ''Incredible Ride'' With Kurt Russell

Actress Goldie Hawn has called her 30-year relationship with Kurt Russell an ''incredible ride''. The actress, who is 68-years-old, has a 27-year-old child, Wyatt, which her partner, despite them choosing to never marry. Their long...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 31st January 2014

Sharon Osbourne Always Knew She'd Take Ozzy Back

Sharon Osbourne Always Knew She'd Take Ozzy Back

Reality television star Sharon Osbourne always knew that she would take her rocker husband Ozzy Osbourne back. Last April, the couple separated briefly when Ozzy began drinking and abusing prescription medication, Sharon admitted that she...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 23rd January 2014

Sylvester Stallone Reprising The Role Of Rocky Balboa In 'Creed' Spin-Off

Sylvester Stallone Reprising The Role Of Rocky Balboa In 'Creed' Spin-Off

Sylvester Stallone has confirmed that he plans to reprise his iconic character, Rocky Balboa, for the spin-off film, 'Creed'. The movie focuses on the grandson of Rocky's famous friend and opponent, Apollo Creed, with 67-year-old...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 13th January 2014

Beyoncé Took Jay Z To A Strip Club After He Proposed

Beyoncé Took Jay Z To A Strip Club After He Proposed

After saying yes, Beyoncé celebrated Jay Z's proposal to her with a trip to a strip club. Despite being notoriously secretive in regards to her relationship with the '99 Problems' rapper - going as far...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 3rd January 2014

Kelly Lebrock Charged For Drunk Driving

Kelly Lebrock Charged For Drunk Driving

After being arrested last year in November, 2013, actress Kelly Lebrock has officially been charged with DUI, or 'Driving Under the Influence'. The actress, known for her appearance in 'Weird Science', is 53-years-old and was...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 26th December 2013

Olivia Wilde Quits Veganism During Pregnancy

Olivia Wilde Quits Veganism During Pregnancy

29-year-old actress Olivia Wilde is giving up her vegan lifestyle for the duration of her pregnancy. The 'Rush' actress is expecting her first child with 'Horrible Bosses' actor Jason Sudeikis - her fiancé - and...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 12th December 2013

Steve Carell Had Difficulty Filming 'Anchorman 2' Because Will Ferrell Was Too Funny For Him

Steve Carell Had Difficulty Filming 'Anchorman 2' Because Will Ferrell Was Too Funny For Him

Actor Steve Carell had difficulty working on the 'Anchorman' sequel because he found Will Ferrell so funny it was ''almost impossible'' to work with him. The 51-year-old 'Despicable Me' actor apparently had no quarrels with...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 11th December 2013

Mark Wahlberg Admits He's Getting Silent Treatment From His Mother

Mark Wahlberg Admits He's Getting Silent Treatment From His Mother

In a surprising statement on 'Live with Kelly & Michael', Mark Wahlberg touches on some family drama revealing that his mother Alma is currently giving him the silent treatment, for reasons as yet unknown.While Alma...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 5th December 2013

Joe Jonas Opens Up About His Relationship With Demi Lovato

Joe Jonas Opens Up About His Relationship With Demi Lovato

Ex-Jonas Brothers member Joe Jonas has spoken out about his past romances by explaining his short relationship with Demi Lovato. According to Jonas, he stayed with Lovato to help her deal with a developing drug...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 2nd December 2013

Jim Parsons Fights Faked Claims He Is Looking For A Surrogate Mother

Jim Parsons Fights Faked Claims He Is Looking For A Surrogate Mother

Jim Parsons, star of the hit nerd comedy 'The Big Bang Theory', has found the funny side in wrong tabloid reports, claiming that he has been to Neil Patrick Harris for advice about getting a...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 27th November 2013

Ridley Scott To Begin Casting For 'Wool' In 2014

Ridley Scott To Begin Casting For 'Wool' In 2014

Sir Ridley Scott, the visionary director behind 'Alien' and 'Prometheus', is set to begin casting for his new film, 'Wool', in early 2014. 'Wool' is the director's adaptation of Hugh Howey's post-apocalyptic novels, hoping to...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 26th November 2013

Union J's Josh Cuthbert Boasts About Sexual Encounters

Union J's Josh Cuthbert Boasts About Sexual Encounters

Union J singer Josh Cuthbert has admitted that he once had sex "on a tree". In a recent interview, the 22-year-old boasted of his sexual encounters, admitting that he enjoys sexual interactions outdoors and in...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 10th November 2013

Jenny Mccarthy "Definitely Welcome" To Have A Relationship With Donnie Wahlberg

Jenny Mccarthy "Definitely Welcome" To Have A Relationship With Donnie Wahlberg

Jenny McCarthy would be "definitely welcome" in the Wahlberg family, according to Tracey Wahlberg. The television personality and model, McCarthy, began dating actor/singer Donnie Wahlberg, in July, 2013, but now his sister has announced that...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 31st October 2013

Bar Refaeli "Couldn't Stop Crying" After Breaking Up With Leonardo Dicaprio

Bar Refaeli "Couldn't Stop Crying" After Breaking Up With Leonardo Dicaprio

Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli was apparently brought to tears by a picture of her ex-boyfriend Leonardo DiCaprio with actress Blake Lively only months after the couple split up. The model first met 'Django Unchained' star...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 18th October 2013

John Newman: ''Some Say It Sounds Like A Dying Goat. Some Say It's Soul Singing"

John Newman: ''Some Say It Sounds Like A Dying Goat. Some Say It's Soul Singing"

John Newman, the singer behind 'Love Me Again', has seen very mixed reviews for his songs, with some people thinking his voice sounds like that of a ''dying goat''. The 22-year-old singer/songwriter has spoken out...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 6th October 2013

Beyonce "Not Impressed" When She First Met Jay Z

Beyonce "Not Impressed" When She First Met Jay Z

Hip hop superstar Jay Z has revealed that when he first began dating Beyonce, he had to work incredibly hard as she was ''not impressed'' by him. The rapper, 43, found he had to go...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 1st October 2013

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