Articles Tagged 'Paloma Faith'

Ellie Goulding, Daniel Craig and Thom York of Radiohead (Pics:  Chris Jackson/MGM/Marc Grimwade/Getty Images)

What is Going on with the James Bond Theme?

Show business loves to make a grand entrance. It’s not enough to share a piece of information about a new and exciting movie or album or TV show anymore. The trick is to withhold it until the last possible moment and then announce it with a big splash and a fireworks display. So, the excitement […]

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Madonna Takes a Tumble at the Brit Awards

Let’s just get one thing clear before we start looking at the key moments from last night’s Brit Awards, nothing can possibly match the moment when Madonna, standing on a plinth and surrounded by dancers in dionysian states of ecstasy, was yanked backwards by her cape, coming a cropper three feet to the right in […]

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Brits with Birthdays: Felicitations Are Due Benedict Cumberbatch, and Others

Busy, busy Benedict Cumberbatch needs to make time in his busy schedule this Friday, July 19, to mark his 37th birthday. Last year, to honor the Sherlock star for his birthday, the fan web site Cumberbatchweb urged the actor’s acolytes to donate the money they would have otherwise spent on cards or gifts for their idol to the Teenage Cancer […]

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Graham Norton Attempts To Break Records With His Chat

We all know that Graham Norton can talk. Give him any guest, no matter how taciturn they may be, and Graham will either entice them to reveal a dark secret, spin a rude fable, or just throw a few innuendos over their heads. But until now, this power has never been used to do good […]

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So What’s Going on at the Brits Tonight?

It’s not a bad moment to celebrate British music, given that we’re currently all over the pop firmament like grease on a french fry, we’ve got Mumford, we’ve got Adele, and David Bowie is about to release his first new album in over a decade. So, at the Brit Awards tonight (February 20), here’s a […]

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Gallery: The BAFTA Film Awards Red Carpet – Frocks And Fellas

Two important things you need to bear in mind about this year’s BAFTA Film Awards before looking over this sample of celebrity arrivals: 1) it was HOWLING it down with rain in London tonight and 2) Simon Pegg looks like he could do with five more minutes, just to arrive properly. Helen Mirren has no […]

The Brit List: 10 Great British Songs About New York

What? They’re are all great, OK? We didn’t just use the word because it’s a pun on Great Britain or anything. I’m actually standing here before you, hand on heart, and saying these songs by Hello, Thom Yorke, Sting and the Libertines are all of equal worth, and they’re all, to a greater or lesser […]

WATCH: British Cover Versions of Etta James Classics

American blues/soul singer Etta James passed away today at age 73, and the sad news has inspired countless tributes and remembrances all over Twitter and the web. James, whose voice conveyed both the salty and sweet sides of the blues, was tremendously influential, not just on the Beyoncés and Christina Aguileras of the world, but […]