Monthly Archives: May 2008

Anglo For Your Ear: Sade’s “Feel No Pain”

Not my favorite Sade song, but by far, my favorite Sade video. It’s odd, though: a video about poverty and downsizing shouldn’t be this sexy.

Prince Harry’s Girlfriend To Meet the Queen!

Chelsy Davy, a.k.a.

Hex’s Michael Fassbender Sacrifices His Body For Oscar-Bait Role

Look what happened to the hotness that was Michael Fassbender a.k.

Anglo For Your Ear: Kate Bush’s “Wow”

Look, it’s my first repetition on AFYE. Previously, I’d posted “The Man With the Child In His Eyes.

Life On Mars Comes To America

Meet the cast of the American version of Life On Mars. Colm Meaney (see right), who’ll play the Yank version of Gene Hunt, is the spitting image of Philip Glenister. More info from Wikipedia.

Anglo For Your Ear: Kelly Osbourne’s “One Word”

Remember when this came out and everyone was SHOCKED that it didn’t suck (especially after her sub-Avril version of “Papa Don’t Preach”)? From 2005.

Four of Five Best Actor Tony Nominees Are Brits

The Tony Award nominations for achievement in Broadway theater have been announced, and the Brits have made an impressive showing. The State Within‘s Ben Daniels (Les Liaisons Dangereuses), Mark Rylance (Boeing-Boeing), Rufus …

Anglo For Your Ear: Loose Ends’ “Slow Down”

Loose Ends were what is now an endangered species – they were a proper soul band. British but with a cool Afrocentric vibe, they were big hitmakers on the U.

Madonna Drops F-Bombs, Shows Boobs, Gets Attacked by Fratellis

The Brits do love that Madonna. Not only does she spend her fourth week atop the UK Pop Singles Chart with “4 Minutes,” she’s on the front page of every newspaper after her foul-mouthed rant on BBC1 Radio’s Big …

Anglo For Your Ear: Petula Clark’s “Downtown”

An irresistible standard. Check out Petula Clark‘s elegant 1964 performance on Top Of the Pops: she was workin’ that yellow gown.