Pete Doherty

The Brit List: Five Ways In Which British Culture Has Been Americanized

The Baseball Cap As an item of utilitarian sportswear, the baseball cap makes a lot of sense. Someone is about to lob a ball at you with devastating force, and it’s a sunny day, if there’s even the slightest chance that the …

News Roundup: Emma Watson, Too Famous To Date

There are many downsides to growing up in public. The public catching you while you’re in mid transformation from one thing to another and deciding that’s the real you.

News Roundup: The Tale Of Rihanna And The Farmer From Bangor

Once upon a time there was a pop star called Rihanna, and she wanted to make a video for a song. She looked all over for the perfect place to film it, and decided that a field of corn in Bangor, Northern Ireland, was the perfect …

News Roundup: The Beckhams’ Golden Tribute to Harper, Pete Doherty and Carla Bruni Pal Up, and Helen ‘Body of the Year’ Mirren

Y’know that family who’ve just had a new baby and they’re so smitten they can’t stop recording every aspect of their child’s growth? And changing their Facebook profile picture to a picture of the baby?

Pete Doherty Featured in New Adam Green Flick

Things seem pretty calm in Pete Doherty‘s world these days. The Babyshambles frontman just celebrated his 32nd birthday last month and the budding jeweler/actor is still hard at work on Confession of a Child of the Century, the …

Beyonce Confirmed for Glastonbury, Libertines Still a Question Mark

In this week’s music roundup, we highlighted reports that Beyoncé would follow in her husband Jay-Z‘s footsteps and headline Britain’s biggest music festival. But, as BBC News reports, today (February 11) she and her …

Music Roundup: Coldplay Rejoin Brian Eno for ‘Concept’ Album

When Coldplay frontman Chris Martin visited BBC Radio 1 earlier this month, he revealed that the band’s long-awaited fifth LP could be their “last big shot”.

Pete Doherty Debuts New Blog and Website

Pete Doherty goes hi-tech? What? According to NME, the Babyshambles and former Libertines scalawag has a new blog and website to share with his legions of fans.

Roundup: Daniel Radcliffe Embraces ‘Twilight’ for ‘Simpsons’ Spoof

Daniel Radcliffe might just be trading in his wizard ways for a set of fangs. For an upcoming episode of The Simpsons, the famed Harry Potter actor will lend his voice to Edmund, who's a deadringer for Robert Pattinson's …

Roundup: MTV Preps for ‘Inbetweeners’ Pilot

Yes! It looks like the characters of Will, Simon, Jay, and Neil will be coming stateside for an MTV remake of the BAFTA-award winning comedy, The Inbetweeners.