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It’s David Bowie’s birthday today, his 66th. And to celebrate this, or simply because it’s a notable day in the calendar that suits his purposes, he has suddenly announced details of a new album, produced by long-time ...
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on July 18th, 2012
It seems British celebrities are not quite as reserved as they may have you believe, especially when faced with a massive wad of notes.
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on April 30th, 2012
Be warned: it’s not common for British songwriters to come out with a song which unabashedly says “BLIMEY! AMERICA IS FLIPPING BRILLIANT, ISN”T IT!?” and the reasons for this are twofold,
By Kevin Wicks | Posted on February 1st, 2012
Many of us woke up this morning to the absolutely stunning news that Don Cornelius, the bass-voiced host and creator of the U.S. music program Soul Train, had died in an apparent suicide at age 75.
The ’80s was the decade of the music video, what with MTV and the rise of the aristocratic pop star that refused to flog their wares in TV studios all over the world. And it’s fair to say that the British pop acts realised ...
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on August 31st, 2011
Kate Winslet has revealed exactly what happened on the night of the fire at Richard Branson’s house, and who were the real heroes.
The British Gentleman Singer is a unique beast. Part peacock, part librarian, he exists in a strange world where being the beefiest, brawniest man in the room won’t necessarily get you all the girls.
Duets, you either love ‘em or hate ‘em, but there are some fantastic British ones out there. Some Anglophenia favorites include Dusty Springfield and Pet Shop Boys‘ “What Have I Done to Deserve This,” Kate ...
By MacKenzie Wilson | Posted on April 5th, 2011
Glasvegas has experienced a helluva lot since issuing their critically-acclaimed eponymous debut nearly three years ago. The raucous set charted at No.
Rock star progeny have it tough, don’t they? No matter what they do, it’s extremely unlikely that they will achieve the same level of cultural impact as their parent(s), and they can’t even shock and appall them with ...