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Queen Elizabeth Praised As 'Magnificent'

Queen Elizabeth has been praised as ''magnificent''. Tom Parker Bowles - whose mother Camilla is married to heir to the throne Prince Charles - says he believes in the monarchy and thinks it is better...

First Instigate Debate Event Attracts Musicians And Politicians

A London pub was recently the venue for a discussion between former London mayor Ken Livingstone and a host of musicians. FIND THE TIME singer SAM DUCKWORTH of GET CAPE. WEAR CAPE. FLY and songstress...

By on 27 March 2009

Thompson Raged About Sexy Bus Ad

Actress EMMA THOMPSON grew so sick and tired of slipping standards in using sex to sell in her native Britain she was prompted to pen an angry letter to London's former Mayor KEN LIVINGSTONE. The...

Madonna's Rant At London Mayor

Pop superstar MADONNA has launched a scathing attack on London's mayor KEN LIVINGSTONE - urging him to give tax breaks to struggling musicians. The Holiday hitmaker, who has a home in London with husband Guy...

Astoria "Can't Be Saved"

One of London's most popular live music venues is to be destroyed.The Astoria Theatre looks set to finally close after months of campaigning to save it.Some 35,000 people reportedly signed a petition in an attempt...

By on 12 March 2008

London Mayor Confirms Astoria Is Set For Demolition

London mayor Ken Livingstone has confirmed the Astoria, one of the city's premier live music venues, is to be demolished.The central London site, home to regular gigs and weekly events such as the G-A-Y club...

By on 12 March 2008

Lily's "Seen It All"

LDN singer Lily Allen has said she's sure little brother Alfie's got what it takes for his biggest acting role yet, as she's seen it first-hand. Alfie – immortalised in song by his sister on...

By on 29 October 2007

Stars Sign Up To Play Anti-racism Festival

Ex-BLUR guitarist GRAHAM COXON and THE BUZZCOCKS are among the artists who will perform at the UK's biggest anti-racism festival in London's Finsbury Park on 8 July (06). The free event, organised by London Mayor...

Music Festival To Honour London Terror Victims

Former MADNESS star SUGGS and punk singer/songwriter BILLY BRAGG will pay tribute to the victims of last Thursday's (07JUL05) terrorist attacks in London by performing at a free music festival in the city on Saturday...

Hilton Risks Fine After Feeding Pigeons

PARIS HILTON faces a $95 (GBP50) fine after feeding pigeons on the streets of London - because Mayor KEN LIVINGSTONE has banned the generous activity. The hotel heiress arrived in the British capital on...

Morrissey And The Strokes Fight Fascism In London

Rockers MORRISSEY and THE STROKES are among the big names who've signed an anti-fascist petition in London - in a bid to keep extremist party the BRITISH NATIONAL PARTY (BNP) out of office. Musicians...

Madonna: Guy For Mayor

Superstar MADONNA is desperate for her filmmaker husband GUY RITCHIE to become the next Mayor of London. The AMERICAN LIFE chanteuse - who has taken up residence with Ritchie in the British capital -...

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Billy Corgan Teases "Two New EPs" Of Smashing Pumpkins Songs In 2018

Corgan took to Instagram to confirm rumours of new Pumpkins material, saying the first songs could arrive as early as May.

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