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Kylie Minogue's Criticism Worries

Kylie Minogue finds it hard to deal with criticism.The 'All The Lovers' hitmaker - whose new album 'Aphrodite' hit the top of the UK charts on Sunday - reveals she doesn't like reading bad reviews...

Kylie Minogue Plans Rare Residency

Kylie Minogue is planning a series of gigs where she will play unknown and rare songs. The pop star wants a short-term residency at a small venue where she will perform tracks that didn't make...

Mitchell Slams 'Fake' Dylan

JONI MITCHELL has criticised BOB DYLAN as a "fake" and a "plagiarist" - insisting the folk legend's entire act is a "deception".Mitchell slammed the star during an interview with the Los Angeles Times, after her...

Canadian Stars Dazzle At Winter Olympics Ceremony

Canada's brightest stars including BRYAN ADAMS, NELLY FURTADO, K.D. LANG and JONI MITCHELL teamed up to help launch the Winter Olympics in the country on Friday (12Feb10) - putting on a stellar show at the...

Hennessy Keen To Get Back To Busking

Former LAW & ORDER star JILL HENNESSY has developed a career as a New York street busker if her acting career ever ends - because she already knows where the best places to play BOB...

Five Grammys For Winehouse

Amy Winehouse has scooped five prizes at the Grammy awards despite being unable to attend the Los Angeles ceremony.The Back to Black star was named best new artist while also claiming the record of the...

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Mitchell Mourns The Loss Of Sixties' Dream

Folk singer JONI MITCHELL is disappointed her 1960s dream of changing the world failed to inspire any real progress. The Big Yellow Taxi hitmaker applauded attitudes in the sixties but criticised the 'hippie' generation for...

Hancock Calls On Famous Friends For Mitchell Tribute

TINA TURNER, CORINNE BAILEY RAE and LEONARD COHEN are among the stars who'll join jazz great HERBIE HANCOCK on his upcoming JONI MITCHELL tribute album. Hancock has reworked a handful of Mitchell classics on River:...

Joni Mitchell Signs Starbucks Deal

Singing legend JONI MITCHELL is set to follow in the footsteps of SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY by signing an album distribution deal with coffee giant Starbucks. The Big Yellow Taxi star is the latest signing to...

'Sneaky' Pete Kleinow Dies

Former FLYING BURRITO BROTHERS steel guitarist 'SNEAKY' PETE KLEINOW has died at the age of 72. Kleinow died on Saturday (6JAN07) at a convalescent home in Petaluma, California. He was suffering with Alzheimer's disease. Kleinow...

Prince, Bjork + Costello Celebrate Mitchell Comeback

PRINCE, BJORK and ELVIS COSTELLO will pay tribute to JONI MITCHELL on a new album as the iconic Canadian folk singer plans a comeback in 2007. The trio will be joined by JAMES TAYLOR, SARAH...

Retired Joni Mitchell Plans Comeback

Music legend JONI MITCHELL is to come out of retirement to record her first new album for eight years. The singer/songwriter claims world events and her dislike of the current US leadership has inspired her...

Mclachlan Joins The Early Christmas Album Rush

Canadian singer SARAH MCLACHLAN has joined the list of celebrity Christmas fans planning a 2006 festive release. After recording a version of JOHN LENNON's HAPPY XMAS (WAR IS OVER) as a holiday release, MCLachlan chose...

Dylan Tops Songwriters Polls

BOB DYLAN has topped a new magazine poll of the best living songwriters, beating off competition from NEIL YOUNG and BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN. Writers of US music magazine Paste chose Dylan to head up their comprehensive...

Music Producer Henry Lewy Dies

Longtime JONI MITCHELL recording engineer and producer HENRY LEWY died in Prescott, Arizona on Saturday (15APR06). He was 79. Lewy worked with Mitchell on 13 albums and also served as engineer and producer for NEIL...

Jazz Drummer Alias Dies

Jazz drummer DON ALIAS died in New York last week (28MAR06). He was 66. The percussionist, who has played for MILES DAVIS, NINA SIMONE, LOU REED, HERBIE HANCOCK, JONI MITCHELL and DIZZY GILLESPIE during his...

Tunstall: 'I'm A Freak'

Singer/songwriter KT TUNSTALL feared she would be seen as a "freak" at last month's (FEB06) Brit Awards ceremony - as she had no idea who any of her fellow pop stars were. The Scottish guitarist,...

Jackson Lawyers Play Down Beatles Debt Threat

LATEST: Lawyers for pop superstar MICHAEL JACKSON have played down suggestions his prized THE BEATLES song catalogue will be seized by creditors. The THRILLER hitmaker is thought to have borrowed heavily against his assets,...

Petty Gets Top Billboard Honour

Rocker TOM PETTY is to be honoured with the prestigious Billboard Century Award in December (05), 13 years after he presented GEORGE HARRISON with the first one. The award, Billboard's highest honour for creative...

Williams: 'I'm Up There With Dylan'

US country star LUCINDA WILLIAMS associates herself with legends including BOB DYLAN and BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, because she believes her talents are as good as the "great writers" of music. Many stars still revere the...

Morissette Cried A River Over Canada

ALANIS MORISSETTE credits fellow Canadian rocker JONI MITCHELL's ballad RIVER with helping her overcome her overwhelming home sickness when she moved to Los Angeles. The IRONIC singer loves the song's romantic descriptions of her...

Mitchell: 'Taylor Was The Best Lover'

JONI MITCHELL has paid former boyfriend JAMES TAYLOR the ultimate compliment in a new book - she says she's celibate because she couldn't find a lover who measured up to the singer. The reclusive...

Stewart Auctions Eurythmics Piano

Former EURYTHMICS star DAVE STEWART is auctioning off his star-studded piano prior to his move to America. The black BECHSTEIN grand - which Stewart has owned for over 20 years - has been used...

Mitchell Picked Music Over Crime

Folk rocker JONI MITCHELL pursued a music career when she began resenting her pals' chosen pastime - crime. The BOTH SIDES NOW legend had failed to achieve high grades in school, but instead of...

Mitchell Prayed To Christmas Tree

Folk legend JONI MITCHELL prayed to a Christmas tree to overcome her childhood polio - and recovered in time to celebrate the festive period. The tree was brought to her by her mother while...

Roberts' Maternity Music

New mother JULIA ROBERTS sang JONI MITCHELL and DAVE MATTHEWS BAND hits to her babies during her pregnancy. The ERIN BROCKOVICH actress and cameraman husband DANNY MODER welcomed twins HAZEL PATRICIA and PHINNAEUS WALTER...

Ashlee Simpson's Fans Offered Alternatives

Talk of ASHLEE SIMPSON's lip-syncing scandal has been revived after a group stepped forward to offer her fans "real" music in exchange for her debut album AUTOBIOGRAPHY. New York's HOPE (HORRIFIED OBSERVERS OF PEDESTRIAN...

Downey Jr Gets Musical

ROBERT DOWNEY JR is set to become the latest actor to try his luck as a crooner - the movie star will release his debut album THE FUTURIST later this month. To date,...

Tull Release Isle Of Wight Performance On Cd

Progressive rockers JETHRO TULL are releasing their acclaimed performance at the 1970 ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL on CD, in a bid to get some money back from the event. The group wowed the crowds...

Stefani's Anguish During Return On Saturn

GWEN STEFANI is proud of her writing skills on NO DOUBT's album RETURN ON SATURN, because she was able to articulate her inner turmoil. Although the stylish singer felt depressed when she wrote the...

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Trumbo - Review

Trumbo - Review

In 1947, Dalton (Bryan Cranston) is the film industry's top-paid screenwriter, so of course the House Un-American Activities Commission goes after...

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Seth Grahame-Smith's Pride and Prejudice and Zombies graphic novel has been made into a film.

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton's new album, 'Wonderful Crazy Night', came out the next day.

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

The video for 'Hymn For the Weekend' was filmed in Mumbai, India.

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

Three more seasons to go for this adored comedy.

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Matt LeBlanc "Couldn't Believe" The Response To His 'Top Gear' Appointment

LeBlanc was announced as one of Chris Evans' co-hosts on the brand new 'Top Gear' on Thursday.

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

New York trio Fun Lovin' Criminals first made an impact back in 1996 with the release of their since acclaimed debut LP Come Find Yourself.

Goosebumps - Review

Goosebumps - Review

This lively romp is entertaining enough to amuse the audience even when it veers off the rails.

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