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News Roundup: Celebrities Respond to the British Riots On Twitter

As the riots across London and elsewhere continue to dominate British news, our celebs have come out in force (well, on Twitter at any rate) to condemn the lootings.

Five Innovative British Bass Players

So, we’ve done the gentleman singer, the inventive guitar player, the stick-twiddling drummer, but our great British band cannot be complete without the guy (or girl) who glues the whole thing together. It’s fine for the ...

News Roundup: Adele Stresses Out, Mumford & Sons Go Golfing, and Hugh Grant Granted Access to Hacked Files

Poor Adele is convinced that the strain of her current astonishing success will see her off to an early grave, if she’s not careful. She told OK magazine: “Oh my God, I’m crippled by fear. I have awful stage fright. I don’t know what possesses me to do it. I think I’m going to …

News Roundup: Helen Mirren Cast in Phil Spector Biopic, Daniel Craig’s Cowboy Dreams, and Biebs’ Wish to Hang with the Beckhams

Dame Helen Mirren has stepped in to the breach to replace Bette Midler in a new HBO film about the trial of the notorious ’60s record producer Phil Spector. The film stars Al Pacino, and depicts Spector’s recent trial for the murder of Lana Clarkson. Bette had been set to play Spector’s lawyer Linda …

Happy Birthday, Ringo Starr!

“The Beatles were so high, they let Ringo sing on a couple of tunes” – Bill Hicks

Paul McCartney and Nancy Shevell Prep for Small Wedding Soiree

When Sir Paul McCartney marries his longtime girlfriend, American businesswoman Nancy Shevell, don’t bet on there being an extravagant, star-studded party. The 68-year-old Beatle and his 51-year-old lady love will keep things ...

Sir Paul McCartney to Marry Girlfriend Nancy Shevell

For the last four years, Paul McCartney has been singing “Silly Love Songs” to his girlfriend Nancy Shevell. And according to People, that will become a permanent thing as the famous Beatle and the millionaire New York ...

Rolling Sex Beatles For The Olympics?

Some news stories contain such a heady mix of excitement, horror and wishful thinking, no one is entirely sure how best to react: this next item is a perfect example.

Paul McCartney: ‘No One Captured The Sixties Like Linda’

The late great Linda McCartney’s pioneering rock photography — no flash, natural light, comfortable subject — is being celebrated in a new book which has been put together by her husband Paul (who apparently used to be ...

Music Roundup: Jessie J Looks to Spread the ‘L.O.V.E.’ on U.S. Debut

She is inescapable, that Jessie J. And today (April 12), the English pop maven finally brings her UK chart-topping debut, Who You Are, to the States.