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Jason Schwartzman - Interview

Since bursting into the film industry in Wes Anderson's 1998 film 'Rushmore', Jason Schwartzman has proved himself as an acting juggernaut on both the small and silver screens, as well as establishing himself as an accomplished musician. Now, ahead of...


The Vaccines - 20 / 20 Video

The Vaccines have just released their third studio album 'English Graffiti' via Columbia Records and with it comes a video for track number four '20/20'. Singles from the album include 'Handsome' and 'Dream Lover'.

Posted on 29 May 2015

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Ryn Weaver - Pierre (Acoustic) [Live] Video

Performing an intimate acoustic rendition of her song 'Pierre' is up and coming singer-songwriter Ryn Weaver, who will released her debut album 'The Fool' on June 16th 2015 through Interscope and Mad Love records.

Posted on 29 May 2015

MS MR - Painted Video

They've just confirmed details for their upcoming second album 'How Does It Feel' which is coming on July 17th 2015 via RCA Records, and now New York duo MS MR have got a new video out for their latest single...

Posted on 29 May 2015

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Avicii - Waiting For Love (360) Video

The 360 video has been made available for Avicii's newest single 'Waiting For Love'. The track is the third release of his upcoming second album 'Stories' (following 2013's debut 'True') which is scheduled to hit shelves later in 2015.

Posted on 29 May 2015

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Owl City - Verge ft. Aloe Blacc Video

Owl City and Aloe Blacc graduate in the video for the former's single 'Verge'; the first release from his forthcoming fifth studio album 'Mobile Orchestra' which will be released on July 10th 2015 through Republic Records.

Posted on 29 May 2015

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Kelly Clarkson - Invincible Video

Following the release of her number one studio album 'Piece By Piece' earlier this year, Kelly Clarkson now launches a video for the feel-good latest single 'Invincible', co-written by Sia Furler and Jesse Shatkin.

Posted on 29 May 2015

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Slaves - Wow!!!7AM Audio

With their highly anticipated debut album 'Are You Satisfied?' set for release very soon on June 6th 2015, BBC Sound of 2015 nominated punk duo Slaves from Kent unveil a new audio for a new track entitled 'Wow!!!7AM'.

Posted on 29 May 2015

Kendrick Lamar - These Walls ft. Bilal (Live on Ellen) Video

Kendrick Lamar appeared live on 'The Ellen Degeneres Show' performing his song 'These Walls' from his number one album 'To Pimp A Butterfly'. The track features guest appearances from Bilal, Anna Wise and Thundercat.

Posted on 29 May 2015

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Bradley Cooper And Emma Stone Take On 'Aloha' Critics

'Aloha', the new film from Cameron Crowe ('Almost Famous', 'Jerry Maguire'), opens this weekend in North America, and arrives in cinemas amid controversy and middling reviews. The film stars Bradley Cooper as a military contractor sent to Hawaii, where he...

By Rich Cline on 29 May 2015

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'Spy' Is Melissa McCarthy's Big Break Out

Melissa McCarthy's new action-comedy 'Spy' marks a leap in her career from supporting goofball (she was Oscar nominated for 'Bridesmaids') to co-lead (alongside Sandra Bullock in 'The Heat') and now to carrying a major blockbuster on her own shoulders. It's...

By Rich Cline on 29 May 2015

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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Is On A Roll With 'San Andreas'

Dwayne Johnson has already conquered the 2015 box office with 'Furious 7', and now his next huge blockbuster 'San Andreas' is rumbling into cinemas. He also just set a Guinness World Record by taking 105 selfies in three minutes at...

By Rich Cline on 29 May 2015

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Mariachi El Bronx Lead Latest Additions To Reading & Leeds Festival 2015 Line-Up

Reading & Leeds Festival 2015's ever expanding line-up continues to grow with yet more acts announced to appear across the many stages; some of which are well-established, and some up-and-coming, but all definitely worth experiencing this year.Kicking off proceedings, Mariachi...

By Holly Williams on 29 May 2015

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'Danny Collins' Is a Risk that Paid Off for Al Pacino

The trailer may have come across as a bit of a schmaltz-fest, though Al Pacino's curiously titled Danny Collins appears to have won over the critics. Pacino stars as an aging rocker whose manager uncovers a 40-year-old letter written to him by...

By Michael West on 29 May 2015

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Man Up - Review

Truly enjoyable British romantic-comedies come along so rarely (Four Weddings and a Funeral was more than 20 years ago) that there's cause to celebrate this smart, likeable romp. Director Ben Palmer and writer Tess Morris never try to obscure the...

By Rich Cline on 29 May 2015

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San Andreas - Film Review

Set up as an old-style disaster movie with only a fraction of the plot, this earthquake action adventure is preposterous enough to just about work as a guilty pleasure. Everything else about the film is simply absurd, from the fake...

By Rich Cline on 29 May 2015

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Results - Film Review

There's a loose charm to this comedy that disarms the audience, raising smiles instead of laughter as three nutty characters swirl around each other. But writer-director Andrew Bujalski (Computer Chess) seems happy to just let things meander without much sense...

By Rich Cline on 29 May 2015

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Cameron Crowe's 'Aloha' Savaged by Critics - Like, Really Savaged

Aloha, Cameron Crowe's return to the director's chair should have been glorious. A romantic comedy-drama starring Bradley Cooper, Emma Stone, Rachel McAdams, Bill Murray, John Krasinski, Danny McBride and Alec Baldwin? There's no excuse to get this one wrong.Bradley Cooper...

By Michael West on 29 May 2015

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Simon Pegg: "Me and Edgar Find It Hard to Write for Women"

Simon Pegg, the British actor and filmmake writing the new Star Trek screenplay, says he and long-time collaborator Edgar Wright find it difficult to write for women. Pegg's latest movie, Man Up, is a romantic comedy about a thirtysomething woman...

By Michael West on 29 May 2015

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Adele Gets All Starry Eyed After A Stevie Nicks Dedication

It seems even mega superstars can get starstruck which is what happened to Adele when she went to see Fleetwood Mac in concert earlier this week and met her personal hero: Stevie Nicks.Adele was compared to Stevie Nicks by the...

By Charlotte Court on 29 May 2015

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Jamie xx: "Weed Just Makes Me Fall Asleep, Or Want to Be Sick"

Jamie XX, the superstar producer who describes himself as being a wholly introverted child, has spoken of his sharp rise to fame as he readies his second solo album, In Colour. Real name Jamie Smith, the 26-year-old makes up The...

By Michael West on 29 May 2015

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Lindsay Lohan Celebrates The End Of Her Probation After Judge Rules She Has Completed Community Service

Lindsay Lohan has described the end of her probation as a “clean slate” and a “fresh start”. After nearly eight years, the former Mean Girls star learned on Thursday that her probation period had come to an end after Judge...

By Ed Biggs on 29 May 2015

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Glastonbury's Emily Eavis Reveals She Received Death Threats Over Kanye Booking

With a little under a month to go before it kicks off, probably the most talked-about thing about Glastonbury 2015 has been the booking of Kanye West for the Saturday night headline slot. In a new interview, the festival’s chief...

By Ed Biggs on 29 May 2015

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Tilda Swinton Touted To Play The Ancient One In 'Doctor Strange'

Tilda Swinton is reported to be in negotiations to star opposite Benedict Cumberbatch in Doctor Strange, the forthcoming Marvel superhero live-action movie. According to the Hollywood Reporter, she is up for the role of the Ancient One, a role normally depicted males.This move is...

By Ed Biggs on 29 May 2015

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Lori Loughlin Joins Reunion For 'Fuller House' On Netflix

More casting news for the eagerly anticipated ‘Full House’ relaunch coming up on Netflix: Lori Loughlin has confirmed that she’s signed up to reprise her role as Aunt Becky in ‘Fuller House’ next year.The 50 year old actress confirmed to People magazine that...

By Ed Biggs on 29 May 2015

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Paul McCartney Almost Guest Starred In 'Friends'!

An extraordinary piece of might-have-been casting news has emerged: the people behind the smash sitcom ‘Friends’ came close to getting Sir Paul McCartney to guest star in an episode!In a new interview with The Huffington Post, the NBC show’s casting director Leslie Litt revealed that...

By Ed Biggs on 29 May 2015

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Nick Grimshaw All But Confirmed As 'X Factor' Judge Next Season

After months of speculation linking him with the job, it seems that Nick Grimshaw will be taking up the vacant spot on ‘The X Factor’’s judging panel to replace the departing Louis Walsh.It was Walsh himself who dropped the strongest...

By Ed Biggs on 29 May 2015

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Trevor Noah To Replace Jon Stewart On 'The Daily Show' For The First Time On September 28th

Trevor Noah, the new host of Comedy Central’s ‘The Daily Show’ when Jon Stewart departs, will make his debut on September 28th, the show confirmed today.The official Twitter account for ‘The Daily Show’ made the announcement via a post on Thursday afternoon (May 28th) –...

By Ed Biggs on 29 May 2015

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Jeremy Clarkson "Fed Up" With Speculation About His Future After 'Top Gear'

Jeremy Clarkson took to Twitter to agree with another user that he is “fed up” of the deluge of media speculation around his future, ever since he was sacked from BBC’s ‘Top Gear’ after his notorious “fracas” with producer Oisin...

By Ed Biggs on 28 May 2015

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The Diary Of A Teenage Girl - Trailer

Minnie Goetze is a bright and bubbly teenage girl just beginning to experience certain changes within herself. The speed of these changes lead her to record a diary on a cassette tape, detailing her altering life and sense of self...

Posted on 28 May 2015

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BBC: Just When You Thought Reality TV Couldn't Get Any Worse

The BBC has been forced to defend its new reality TV show which pits unemployed and low paid workers against each other for a cash prize. The corporation argued that Britain's Hardest Grafter is a "serious social experiment" and now a Hunger...

By Michael West on 28 May 2015

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Jason Schwartzman's Meanest Role To Date?

Ahead of the upcoming UK release of 'Listen Up Philip', the film's star, Jason Schwartzman, took some time to talk to contactmusic.com about the character of Philip in the film. From the start, Schwartzman knew that Philip was saying a...

By Stephen Caswell on 28 May 2015

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Despite Oscar, Natalie Portman Was "Woefully Underprepared" for Black Swan

Natalie Portman delivered her Harvard University keynote speech on Wednesday, reflecting on her time in Cambridge, Massachusetts, as well as her Academy Award winning career, which she says hasn't helped her feel any less insecure.Natalie Portman said she was unprepared...

By Michael West on 28 May 2015

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Jump On Board Robbie Williams' Charity Auction 'Doing It For The Kids'

For all those rich Robbie Williams fans out there, if you want to get your hands on some unique memorabilia, now's the time to pull out those bank cards because this is one auction you are not going to want...

By Holly Williams on 28 May 2015

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Run The Jewels - Pew Pew Pew [Live] Video

Run The Jewels AKA Killer Mike & EL-P perform a live session of new track 'Pew Pew Pew' ahead of the release of third album 'Run the Jewels 3', out 2016. The duo will also be releasing their tongue-in-cheek mixtape...

Posted on 28 May 2015

Ady Suleiman - State of Mind [Live] Video

London singer songwriter Ady Suleiman performs a live rendition of his new track 'State of Mind', which appears on his latest release 'This Is My EP'. Ady has also recently collaborated with spoken word artist George The Poet.

Posted on 28 May 2015

Message to Westboro Baptist Church: Don't' Mess with JK Rowling

The author of Harry Potter, J.K Rowling, has defended her recent tweet to the controversial Westboro Baptist Church over the legalization of same-sex marriage in Ireland. Rowling had initially taken to the micro-blogging site to celebrate the historic vote though...

By Michael West on 28 May 2015

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Cop Car - Trailer

Harrison and Travis are two 10-year-old boys out on an adventure in the wilderness. They reach a woodland area where they spot a Sheriff's car, seemingly abandoned with the keys still in the ignition. Unable to resist, the boys rev...

Posted on 28 May 2015

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Josh Flowers & The Wild - Jacques Cousteau Video

London quintet Josh Flowers & The Wild launch a modest performance video for their newest track 'Jacques Cousteau' as they continue to work on their upcoming debut studio album which is expected to hit shelves sometime in 2015.The video features...

Posted on 28 May 2015

Leon Of Athens - Interview

Leon Of Athens (aka Timoleon Veremis) is on the cusp of re-releasing his single 'Global', which is a fantastic blend of dancey pop with a smattering of indie-folk. Originally from Greece and now based in London, he's brought his signature...

Posted on 28 May 2015

Snoop Dogg - California Roll [Behind The Scenes]

Go behind the scenes with Snoop Dogg on the set of the video for his single 'California Roll' featuring Pharrell Williams and Stevie Wonder. The song appears on his recently released thirteenth studio album 'Bush'.

Posted on 28 May 2015

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Wolf Alice - Bros Video

London four-piece Wolf Alice launch a totally adorable video for 'Bros'; the second single from their debut studio album 'My Love Is Cool', which they are set to release on June 22nd 2015 through Dirty Hit Records.

Posted on 28 May 2015

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Ady Suleiman - Interview

Ady Suleiman talks about how he was inspired by Amy Winehouse, what goes into writing song lyrics and the construction of his new song 'State Of Mind'. The London singer also has a new release entitled 'This Is My EP'.

Posted on 28 May 2015

Snoop Dogg Is Now a Feminist. So, That Happened.

Snoop Dogg claims to have reformed himself into a bit of a feminist after promising not to refer to women in derogatory terms in his new songs. That means you'll no longer be hearing the phrases b*ches, hoes, or whores...

By Michael West on 28 May 2015

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The Rock Shows His Softer Side: 'I Know What It's Like To Struggle'

Dwayne Johnson opens up about how events in his personal life helped him connect to the problems of single father rescue pilot Ray Gaines in his new earthquake thriller 'San Andreas'; his second movie with director Brad Peyton which hits...

By Holly Williams on 28 May 2015

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Pussy Galore to Return in Anthony Horowitz's James Bond Novel

Pussy Galore, the lesbian gangster in Ian Fleming's Goldfinger, is to return to Anthony Horowitz's new James Bond tale Trigger Mortis. Pussy was last seen drifting off the coast of Canada.Anthony Horowitz has penned the new Bond novel, Trigger MortisThe...

By Michael West on 28 May 2015

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Point Break - Trailer

Johnny Utah is a young new agent in the FBI who also happens to be an incredible athlete in extreme sports. Thus, this makes him the perfect agent to go undercover on a rather unique case, where a group of...

Posted on 28 May 2015

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Hurts - Some Kind of Heaven Audio

Pop duo Hurts will be releasing their third studio album, produced by Jonas Quant, later in 2015 and have now unveiled an audio for their newest single entitled 'Some Kind Of Heaven'. The new album follows 2013's 'Exile'.

Posted on 28 May 2015

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Hayden James - Something About You Video

Sydney singer Hayden James has unleashed a dance heavy video for his 2014 single 'Something About You'; a track which reached number four on the Australia AIR chart. He will be playing Splendour in The Grass Festival this summer.

Posted on 28 May 2015

Tracy Morgan Settles Undisclosed Sum with Walmart over Crash

Tracy Morgan and others injured in a crash with a Wal-Mart truck last year have reached an out-of -court settlement with the company for an undisclosed sum. Morgan, who stared in the TV show 30 Rock, was badly injured in...

By Michael West on 28 May 2015

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Suge Knight Refuses to Leave Police Cell and Face Judge

Suge Knight, the rap music mogul who is accused of robbery and murder in two separate cases, refused to leave his jail cell on Wednesday to face superior court judge Ronald S Coen in a hearing regarding the former charge....

By Michael West on 28 May 2015

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Hard Rock Cafe celebrates its birthday with 71 pence burgers

Two music-loving Americans founded the first Hard Rock Cafe in an old Rolls Royce showroom in London. After Eric Clapton...

Wychwood Festival 2015 - Day 1

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Robbie Williams and Bonhams announce special charity auction

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Saturdays star takes to the sky to launch Fly Cadbury Air

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Nicole Murphy spotted on Melrose

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Queen Elizabeth II visits the city of Lancaster

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Eva Marie grabs a juice at Pressed Juicery

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Myleene Klass sighting at Global House

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'How To Get Away With Murder' ATAS event

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Zero Gravity Hotel

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James Shaffer takes his family shopping

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HBO host a private screening of 'Nightingale'

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Kris Jenner arrives at Madeo Restaurant

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'Just Jim Dale' - Press Night

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Coco De Mer Launch Party - Cafe De Paris Nightclub - Departures

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Robbie Keane goes for lunch

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Jami Gertz has lunch in Beverly Hills

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The Fresh Air Fund Salute To American Heroes

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'Puttin' On the Ritz' press night - Departures

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How To Get Away With Murder ATAS FYC Event

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Julianne Moore and Nicole "Snooki" Ploizzi attend BookExpo 2015

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