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George R.r. Martin Attends 'Game Of Thrones' Screening, Fans Drink 'Got Beer'

George R. R. Martin was the surprise attendee of a Games of Thrones fan-experience at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Thursday night (March 20, 2014), where 7,000 fans turned out to watch the fourth...

By Michael West | 23rd March 2014

Julian Lennon Spent 10 Years On Album

Julian Lennon spent 10 years crafting his latest album.The singer and songwriter - son of late Beatles musician John Lennon - spent a long time in the studio perfecting the tracks on 'Everything Changes' to...

7th September 2013

Paul Mccartney Hires Stars For New Album

Sir Paul McCartney has hired The Beatles' producer Sir George Martin's son to work on his new album. The 71-year-old star has appointed Giles Martin - whose father produced nearly all of Paul's former group's...

12th August 2013

Jack Vance Dies: Game Of Thrones Writer George Martin Leads Tributes To Sci-fi Great

Tributes from the great and good of the science fiction writing world have been pouring in the light of the death of Jack Vance, best known for his Dying Earth stories. Vance died in his...

By Contributor | 30th May 2013

Sir George Martin Honoured At Music Producers Guild Awards

Famed Beatles producer Sir George Martin was honoured with the top prize at the Music Producers Guild Awards on Thursday (07Feb13) for his contributions to music.The recording studio pioneer, credited with shaping the Fab Four's...

8th February 2013

Sir George Martin To Be Honoured At Music Producers Guild Awards

Famed Beatles producer Sir George Martin is to be recognised for his contributions to U.K. music at the forthcoming Music Producers Guild Awards.The recording studio pioneer, credited with shaping the Fab Four's sound, will take...

12th December 2012

Gary Barlow Honoured For Charity Work And Music

Gary Barlow feels ''special'' after being honoured for his services to charity and British music.'The X Factor' judge became the 21st recipient of the prestigious Music Industry Trusts Award at a star-studded bash at London's...

6th November 2012

Joe Meek Beats Sir George Martin & Jones To The Top Of Producers Poll

Sixties music mogul Joe Meek has topped a new list of great record producers, beating the likes of Sir George Martin and Quincy Jones.British music magazine Nme compiled the list of studio greats and Meek,...

19th April 2012

Paul Mccartney And Ringo Pay Tribute To George

Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr joined to paid tribute to George Harrison yesterday (02.10.11).The two surviving members of The Beatles joined with their bandmate's widow, Olivia Harrison, his son Dhani, producer Sir George Martin,...

3rd October 2011

Sir George Martin's Noise Struggles At Concert

Beatles producer Sir George Martin struggled to sit through a recent concert, complaining the "enormously loud" sound was dangerous.The studio mastermind, who suffers ear problems and wears two hearing aids, was the guest of honour...

27th September 2011

The Beatles Entourage Set To Reunite For Cirque Du Soleil Anniversary

A few members and associates of the Beatles are set to get together in Las Vegas on 8 June to celebrate the fifth anniversary of Cirque Du Soleil's 'Love', the music-driven circus show from THE...

22nd May 2011

The Things They Say 21381

"When I first met them I wasn't convinced that they were able to write a good song. But now, looking back on history, the catalogue of songs that they have conceived is fantastic. And I...

25th April 2011

Martin Pays Tribute To Film Composer Barry

BEATLES producer SIR GEORGE MARTIN has added his tribute to late composer JOHN BARRY, who died from a heart attack on Sunday (30Jan11).Martin tells Britain's Channel 4 News, Barry was "probably our most famous film...

31st January 2011

Sir Tom Jones Gets Lifetime Award

Sir Tom Jones received the Music Industry Trusts Award for his outstanding contribution to the music industry last night (01.11.10).The legendary artist - who made his chart debut in 1964 with 'It's Not Unusual' -...

2nd November 2010

Lily Allen And Jay Sean Given Bmi Awards

Lily Allen, Jay Sean and Sting all received songwriting awards last night (05.10.10).The pop stars were all given awards for the amount of radio and TV play they have had in the US at the...

6th October 2010

Mark Ronson To Quit The Stage?

Mark Ronson may quit performing onstage in the next five years.'The Bike Song' hitmaker said he thinks he's getting too old to keep performing for too much longer and has hinted he will concentrate on...

28th September 2010

Ringo Starr No Gamer

Ringo Starr can't play 'The Beatles: Rock Band' computer game.The musician - who was the drummer in the Fab Four - has tried to beat the virtual skins but struggles to replicate his parts virtually....

14th January 2010

Paul Mccartney's Musical Son

Sir Paul McCartney has inspired his son to make music.The Beatles legend is a massive influence on James, 32, who has formed The Light with pals Bryan Johnson on drums and bassist Charlie Turner, who...

12th November 2009

Beatles Producer Martin Recovering After Op

Famed BEATLES producer SIR GEORGE MARTIN is recovering after undergoing surgery in London.The recording studio pioneer, credited with shaping the Fab Four's sound, had a "routine" operation earlier this week (begs19Oct09) and has since returned...

21st October 2009

Fascinating Fact 7842

The upcoming THE BEATLES: ROCK BAND videogame will feature previously unreleased studio chatter between the Fab Four and producer GEORGE MARTIN. Forty-five of the groups hits will feature in the release, which is set to...

15th August 2009

Glastonbury's Eavis 'One Of The Most Influential People On Earth'

MICHAEL EAVIS, founder of the Glastonbury Festival, is one of the most influential people on Earth, according to Time magazine. Eavis, who divides his time between farming and putting on one of the world's most...

1st May 2009

Island Records Boss Blackwell Named Most Influential Music Executive

Island Records founder CHRIS BLACKWELL beat Glastonbury festival founder MICHAEL EAVIS and THE BEATLES producer GEORGE MARTIN to land the title of the most influential music executive of the last 50 years at the Music...

10th April 2009

Former Beatles Engineer Norman Smith Dies At 85

The Beatles' former engineer, Norman Smith, has died at the age on 85.Smith worked on every studio recording the Beatles made between 1962 and 1965.In 1965 record label EMI promoted him from engineer to producer...

8th March 2008

Kylie Scoops Industry Gong

Australian pop princess Kylie Minogue has picked up another award to add to her brimming collection.The former Neighbours star was honoured with the Music Industry Trust gong last night in London.It recognises her contribution to...

30th October 2007

Lennon's Wives Disagree Over New Beatles Album

JOHN LENNON's first wife CYNTHIA has hit out at YOKO ONO for not allowing his son JULIAN to contribute to a new album of reworked THE BEATLES songs. Cynthia, who was married to the late...

19th November 2006

Fascinating Fact 2413

RAZORLIGHT frontman JOHNNY BORRELL is teaming up with QUEEN star ROGER TAYLOR to honour GEORGE MARTIN at the UK Music Hall of Fame next week (14NOV06). The BEATLES producer will receive an honorary membership at...

10th November 2006

The Things They Say 3240

"This is the last time I shall work on any Beatles record. For Christ's sake, I'm 80!" Legendary producer GEORGE MARTIN has no intention of revisiting the BEATLES back catalogue ever again, after working on...

1st November 2006

Monro Rarities Set For Release

More than 150 unreleased songs by the late crooner MATT MONRO have been discovered in London studio Abbey Road. The FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE singer's rarities, many produced by BEATLES' knob-twiddler GEORGE MARTIN, have been...

31st August 2006

Mccartney's Grandchildren Record Beatles Hit

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY's grandchildren have recorded their very own version of BEATLES hit WHEN I'M SIXTY-FOUR as a 64th birthday gift for him. MARY and STELLA - his children with late wife LINDA - sneaked...

18th June 2006

Mccartney Gets An Early Birthday Treat In Las Vegas

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY got his birthday weekend off to a cheerful start in Las Vegas, Nevada on Thursday night (15JUN06) by checking out CIRQUE DU SOLEIL's new BEATLES tribute LOVE. The rocker, who turns 64...

17th June 2006

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First Taste Of 'Batman V Superman': Someone's Going To Bleed [Trailer + Pictures]

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Music-focused ACM Ceremony Remind Us What Award Shows Should Be Like

In some senses, Sunday night’s ACM awards were just the latest in a...

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The cast and crew of upcoming drama 'True Story', including Jonah Hill, James Franco, Felicity Jones and director Rupert...

Morgan Spurlock Claims Harry Styles Will Leave One Direction

Morgan Spurlock, the documentary filmmaker who directed One Direction's...

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Hot Chip To Round Off Busy Year With Full UK Tour In October

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Mumford & Sons - Snake Eyes (Live) Video

With the album 'Wilder Mind' on the horizon, Mumford and Sons have released a live...

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Timothy Spall to Play Bogeyman in Raymond Briggs Adaptation

Timothy Spall is to play Fungus the Bogeyman in Sky1's adaptation of...

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