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WATCH: 10 British Viral Videos You Should Have Seen in 2014

As the year comes to a close, it’s time to reflect upon the things that made 2014 great. Of course, each year brings on a slew of videos that dominate the Internet for what seems like an eternity, and this year is no different.

WATCH: A Nerdy Girl Seeks Her Own David Tennant

Amy Lee-Radigan, singer/songwriter and self-described “nerdy girl,” is seeking some geek affection. In the video for her song, “Nerdy Girls Need Love Too” (via Buzzfeed), she straps on her acoustic guitar and …

Funny Live News Bloopers From Britain

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Some Anglo For Your Ear: Dubstar’s “Stars”

This swoony, breathy piece of Britpop was only a medium hit for British band Dubstar in the mid-’90s. But if you enjoy Portishead or Gabrielle, you’ll like this one.

Anglo Earbug: Bee Gees’ “Too Much Heaven”

I don’t know if it’s a delayed reaction to Barry Gibb week on American Idol, but the Bee Gees‘ 1979 hit, “Too Much Heaven” – quavering falsettos and all – has been stuck in my head for days …

London 2012 Olympics Logo a No-Go?

There’s a brouhaha brewing over the recently unveiled logo for London’s 2012 Olympics. Even though it was very expensive to design (the project is equivalent to $800,000), people don’t seem to like it very much, and, …

For Your Own Good: The Top 10 Pet Shop Boys Songs

It’s been a while since I did a top 10 list: PSB’s synthy sound made them hitmakers in the ’80s, but as hip-hop and grunge swelled in the ’90s, they settled into cult/club hero status.

British Band You Should Know: McFly

There’s been one song that’s been playing on my iPod for the past week: “Transylvania” by British band McFly. It’s a proper rock opera, complete with a tongue-in-cheek storyline about historic love, a …

Russell Brand Has Lots of Sex. Really, He Does.

Comedian and “sexual terrorist” Russell Brand – who hosts this weekend’s BRIT Awards – lets it rip in his pre-recorded acceptance speech for his Broadcasting Press Guild award. “I just want you …

Brett Anderson Is Open For a Suede Reunion

Former Suede frontman Brett Anderson talks to the BBC about why he decided to put out a solo record. He says he wanted to grow "musically and socially.