Articles Tagged 'Phil Collins'

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Resussudio: Phil Collins is Back

It’s not every day that a giant of British music decides to forgo their retirement plans and start recording and releasing fresh music again, after some pretty worrying health issues. But enough about David Bowie. Look! Phil Collins is coming back too! In an interview with Rolling Stone, Phil, one of the most successful songwriters […]

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Left Hander’s Day: 6 Southpaw British Rock Stars

It’s Left Hander’s Day, a chance for the 10% (or thereabouts) of people who leave inky smudges across the page and find tin-openers and scissors to be counter-intuitive and frustrating to celebrate the internal wiring of their own brains. Let’s start the celebrations with a little note for guys who work in guitar shops. Fellas, […]

Music Roundup: I’m Not a ‘Tormented Weirdo,’ Says Phil Collins

It seems that there’s been some misunderstanding surrounding Phil Collins‘ recent retirement. As we reported last Friday (March 4), FHM magazine said that the 60-year-old English musician would like to give his body a proper rest after decades of drumming, yadda yadda yadda. But earlier today (March 8), the Genesis star took to his official […]

Phil Collins Ending Music Career, Says He Won’t Be Missed

Music critics have savaged Phil Collins over the years for his cheeseball, lyrically insipid pop tunes (“Sussudio”) and wan, lyrically insipid ballads (“One More Night,” “Against All Odds,” “Another Day in Paradise,” need I go on?). But I don’t think even they wanted it all to end this way. The Genesis star and ridiculously successful […]

Roundup: David Frankel to Direct Paul Potts Biopic

Three years ago, inspiring opera singer Paul Potts charmed the hearts of Britain's Got Talent with his stunning rendition of "Nessun dorma" from Puccini's Turandot. Judge Amanda Holden was brought to tears, while Simon Cowell called his performance "a breath of fresh air". Since winning the TV talent competition, the 40-year-old entertainer has become an […]