Articles Tagged 'Calvin Harris'

News Roundup: The Recyclable Gowns Of ‘Downton Abbey’

The logistics of making a period drama beggar belief. Whether it’s tracking down exactly the right kind of gloves for a formal Edwardian dinner or researching which sugar tongs are appropriate for afternoon tea, there’s always room for error, and a shortage of available resources. So it should come as no surprise to discover that […]

Music Roundup: Are the Libertines Are Over?

In the new issue of NME, Carl Barat reveals that the future of The Libertines isn’t looking too bright. Barat tells the magazine that while he and longtime bandmate Pete Doherty are in touch via sporadic phone calls, they are far from being on the same page. And the fact that Doherty was a no-show […]

Music Roundup: Glasvegas ‘Shine Like Stars’ Once Again

Glasvegas has experienced a helluva lot since issuing their critically-acclaimed eponymous debut nearly three years ago. The raucous set charted at No. 2 in the UK and earned the Glaswegian indie rockers a Mercury Music Prize nomination. They also embarked on several whirlwind tours of the U.S. and Europe, while landing opening spots with the […]

Music Roundup: Katy Perry, Calvin Harris Duke It Out on Twitter

Uh oh, Katy Perry is pretty furious with Calvin Harris. Earlier this week, the American pop starlet took to Twitter to announce that the Scottish dance-pop DJ won’t be the opening act on her current UK and Ireland tour. The dude supposedly dropped out at, like, the eleventh-hour over the stage setup. “@CalvinHarris will NOT […]

Pop Star Calvin Harris Pulls a Kanye on X Factor

Wearing a pineapple on his head (!), Scottish pop star Calvin Harris invaded the X Factor stage Saturday night during John and Edward‘s performance of Queen‘s “Under Pressure.” Calvin probably intended the moment to be a cross between Kanye West‘s ambush of Taylor Swift and Jarvis Cocker‘s booty-shaking during Michael Jackson‘s BRIT Awards performance back […]

Dizzee Rascal and Calvin Harris No. 1 for the 4th Week

Last week, I asked if McFly could break their pattern of singles debuting high only to plunge the following week. Maybe next time, boys: “One for the Radio” drops from No. 2 to No. 21 this week. (I must say, it’s not one of their better tracks.) Meanwhile, Dizzee Rascal‘s collaboration with Calvin Harris remains […]