Kate Bush Week: Five Great British Literary Songs

Writing songs is hard. You might have an astonishing melody over a brilliant chord sequence set to the best groove in the whole world, but if you can’t find the words to fit, you’re stumped.

News Roundup: ‘Harry Potter’ Star Arrested For Rioting

The temptation to make some crack about evil Slytherins is almost overwhelming, but we’ll push on past it to bring you the unhappy tale of Jamie Waylett, who played Draco Malfoy’s henchman Crabbe in the Harry Potter …

Friday Vote: Who’d Be In Your Dream British Supergroup?

Noel Gallagher, when asked about Mick Jagger’s latest venture SuperHeavy, the supergroup he formed with Joss Stone, Dave Stewart, AR Rahman and Damian Marley, said this: “I’d love to do a supergroup as long as it …

Noel Gallagher: A Day In Quotes

It has been a busy day or two for Noel Gallagher. He’s been promoting his new material, under the banner of Noel Gallagher’s Angry Bi… sorry, Noel Gallaghers High Flying Birds, and as he’s a chatty sort, the notable quotes are …

News Roundup: Cee Lo Eyes Pippa, Simon Cowell in Pink, and ‘Hobbit’ Snaps Revealed

• Pippa Middleton has a new admirer, in the shape of Cee Lo Green. Although she should probably be aware that he’s a little too busy enjoying his own reflection to bother with the finer details, like remembering her name.

Noel Gallagher On Being Attacked By A Plum And A Guitar

After Oasis split up, two very different work ethics came into play between the Gallagher brothers. Liam, in the same act of defiant ain’t-brokery that saw Oasis stick very closely to the shallow end of their musical rockpool for over …

‘I Want The Stone Roses Back’ Says Liam Gallagher

Even though Mani put the kibosh on those Stone Roses reunion rumors earlier this spring, Liam Gallagher would still like to see one of his favorite bands get back together for one last hurrah.

Liam vs. Mumford: It’s A Clobber-Off!

We all know that when Liam Gallagher is in an interview situation, he likes nothing more than to pick whoever is currently popular within the field of guitar-based popular music, and call them names. And the latest recipient of his …

Noel Gallagher’s Guide To The Perfect Cup Of Tea

In many ways, the story you are about to read constitutes the perfect Anglophenia moment. What we’ve got is a prominent British musician explaining a crucial part of his daily routine, one which is familiar to millions of British …

If Christopher Eccleston Can’t Make A Good Beatles Film, Can Liam Gallagher?

Liam Gallagher has revealed that his production company has now finished work on the script for a movie about the Beatles’ near-ruinous business venture, Apple, and he’s now on the lookout for actors.