Tag Archives: Bryan Ferry

Salute! It’s Bryan Ferry CBE

The Queen has awarded Bryan Ferry, the singer with Roxy Music, his CBE today, in a brief ceremony at Buckingham Palace. The award is in recognition of his 40-year career as a singer and hitmaker.

News Roundup: Ricky Gervais Defends ‘Life’s Too Short,’ Pizza Guy Tom Felton, and No More Babies for the Beckhams

• Ricky Gervais has issued a stout defense against anyone who thinks his new sitcom Life’s Too Short pokes fun at short people. The show stars Warwick Davis as the corrupt boss of an acting agency that specializes in dwarf ...

Colin Firth And Bernard Cribbins Honored By The Queen

Colin Firth, Bernard Cribbins and Bryan Ferry are among the celebrities who’ll be dusting off their best suits and getting a special shine on their shoes over the next couple of weeks, as they’ve been named in the Queen’s birthday ...

Bryan Ferry Admitted to London Hospital After Falling ‘Seriously Ill’

Not a good week for the elder rock guys. First, Bee Gee singer Robin Gibb was rushed to the hospital with stomach pains, and now Bryan Ferry is reportedly quite sick? Yikes!

Morrissey Backs Johnny Marr’s Rant Against David Cameron

(L-R) Morrissey, Johnny Marr

English guitar legend Johnny Marr recently took to Twitter to vent his dislike for British Prime Minister David Cameron recent admission of liking his former band The Smiths.

Music Roundup: Susan Boyle Is the ‘Gift’ That Keeps On Giving

Say what you want about Susan Boyle. She is one of the decade's most surprising, not to mention, endearing stars.

Music Roundup: Bryan Ferry Is Still the Original ‘Casanova’

Bryan Ferry has unequivocally defined the meaning of cool for nearly 40 years and the Roxy Music frontman does not disappoint on Olympia, his 13th solo effort and follow up to 2007's Dylanesque. The 10-song stunner features a ...

Florence + the Machine Sweeps The Q Awards

The annual Q Awards commenced today in London with Anglophenia favorite Florence + the Machine earning two statues for Best Female and Best Track for "You've Got the Love.

Bryan Ferry Talks About Nazi Controversy: “Can We Change The Subject Please?”

In today’s Daily Telegraph, Bryan Ferry responds to the controversy over his 2007 comments about Nazi aesthetics. “‘It was like being in some film noir.

Anglo For Your Ear: Roxy Music’s “In Every Dream Home a Heartache”

It’s the song that anticipated Love Me, Love My Doll by almost 35 years (“Inflatable doll/My role is to serve you…”): a sweaty, intense-looking Bryan Ferry intones the lyrics, building up to the lusty climax at ...