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Record Sales Rocket After Olympics Music Celebration

14th August 2012

Stars including The Who, Spice Girls, Queen, and Elbow have seen a spike in sales of their back catalogue after their music was used in the London Olympics closing ceremony.A host of music legends were...

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Jessie J Changing Her Image

7th August 2012

Jessie J is transforming her image into a more polished look.The 'Price Tag' singer has had a complete style overhaul after changing her style team.The 24-year-old star has split from long-term collaborator Karl Willett, who...

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The Olympics Hits Eastenders This Week: But What Will Be Soundtracking The Games?

23rd July 2012

With the Olympic Torch set to come through 'Eastenders' own Walford Road this week, as Billy Mitchell is entrusted with the task of doing his part with the flame, it's clear that anticipation for the...

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Elbow Refusing To Perform Olympics Song Live

13th July 2012

Rockers Elbow have no plans to perform their special Olympics song during their headlining set at Britain's Latitude music festival on Saturday (14Jul12), insisting the track is purely for the summer sporting extravaganza.The band landed...

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Latitude Festival Cancelled? No Chance, Insists Organiser

12th July 2012

The likes of the Isle Of Wight and Download Festivals have been decimated by the awful British summer weather, but Latitude Festival organiser Melvin Benn is convinced that this weekend the 35,000 capacity event taking...

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Latitude Festival To Go Ahead Says Organiser Despite Wet Weather Warnings

12th July 2012

The main organiser of Suffolk's Latitude Festival has promised that there will be 'absolutely no cancellation' despite the wet weather warnings over Friday and Saturday.Though Thursday looks to remain dry all day, Friday sees heavy...

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Elbow Preview Clip Of Olympics Track 'First Steps'

2nd July 2012

Elbow have previewed a minute long clip of their new track 'First Steps' that will be featuring on the Bbc coverage of the forthcoming London Olympics that begins at the end of the month. The...

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'Isle Of Wight Festival' Kicks Off Despite Rainfall Of Biblical Proportions

23rd June 2012

Festival-goers were forced to sleep in cars on gridlocked roads and in anchored boats too cautious to brave the vicious waters last night, as the Isle Of Wight Festival almost had to end before it...

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Paul Weller To Release Beatles Cover For Mccartney

14th June 2012

Paul Weller will celebrate Sir Paul McCartney's 70th birthday by releasing a Beatles cover.The Jam singer has prepared a special birthday tribute to his friend by recording a cover of The Beatles' song 'Birthday' which...

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Russell Brand Dating Katy Perry Lookalike

14th June 2012

Russell Brand is dating Katy Perry lookalike Emily Hartridge.The 'Rock Of Ages' actor reportedly hit it off with the MSN TV host during an interview at London's Dorchester Hotel.Now the 28-year-old beauty and Russell, 37,...

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Iron Maiden Top Greatest Albums List

28th May 2012

Iron Maiden's 'The Number of the Beast' has been named the best British album of the past 60 years.The heavy metal group were ''astonished'' to have placed so highly in the poll with their 1982...

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Katie Price Has New Hair Extensions

26th April 2012

Katie Price has new hair extensions, just days after she removed the old ones.The reality TV star showed off her long flowing locks in a photo posted on twitter, showing her hair going from dark...

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Queen Elizabeth Helped Politician

9th April 2012

Britain's Queen Elizabeth saved a blind politician from accidently kissing her elbow. David Blunkett admitted he ''messed-up on the hand kissing'' during a meeting with the monarch but praised her for her discretion in saving...

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Ryan Seacrest Has Elbow Operation

29th March 2012

Ryan Seacrest has undergone elbow surgery.The 'American Idol' host underwent a ''procedure'' after filming the show yesterday (28.03.12) as he needed treatment to remove scar tissue from an old tendon injury.He revealed on twitter: ''I...

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Nervous Horse Rider Kristen Stewart

20th March 2012

Kristen Stewart is ''terrified'' of riding horses. The 21-year-old actress was faced with having to saddle up on the set of new movie 'Snow White and the Huntsman' - in which she plays the titular...

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Guy Garvey Refused To Sing Olympic Theme

8th March 2012

Guy Garvey refused to sing on the BBC's official Olympics theme.The Elbow star was asked to compose the tune to accompany the broadcasting corporation's coverage of the London summer games this year, but didn't want...

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Latitude Festival 2012: Bon Iver To Play Only UK Festival Date At Latitude

8th March 2012

Latitude Festival has announced its initial line-up for 2012. Due to headline will be Bon Iver; Elbow and Paul Weller. This year, the seventh Latitude Festival will take place from 12-15th July, at Henham Park...

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Elbow, Paul Weller And Bon Iver To Headline Latitude

6th March 2012

Elbow, Paul Weller and Bon Iver will headline Latitude Festival 2012.The Grammy award-winning folk band will take to the stage for their only UK festival appearance this year on Friday July 13, with the 'One...

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Snow Patrol And Kasabian To Headline T In The Park 2012

23rd February 2012

Snow Patrol and Kasabian will headline this year's T in the Park festival. The pair will join reformed band The Stone Roses to head the bill at the annual music event at the Balado Airfield...

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Elbow Promise 'Epic' Olympics Song

23rd January 2012

Elbow claim their official Olympics song will be "epic". The Mercury Prize-winning group have worked with the Philharmonic Orchestra and the London Community Gospel on the new track - which will be the official soundtrack...

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Elbow Promise 'Epic' Olympics Track

23rd January 2012

British rockers Elbow have promised fans they can expect an "epic" sound when they release the official Bbc soundtrack to the 2012 London Olympics.The band landed the honour of writing the theme tune for the...

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Brad Pitt: I'm An Old Man

10th January 2012

Brad Pitt considers himself to be an "old man".The `Moneyball' actor recently injured his knee after falling down a hill while carrying his three-year-old daughter Vivienne, and although he now has to use a cane...

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Brad Pitt Injures Knee

9th January 2012

Brad Pitt injured his knee during a fall with his three-year-old daughter. The 'Moneyball' actor has been walking with a cane after sustaining ligament damage when he slipped whilst carrying Vivienne and put his body...

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Rockers Donate Memorabilia To Charity Auction

15th December 2011

Rockers Coldplay and Elbow are among the stars who have donated memorabilia to a charity auction.The Yellow hitmakers have handed over a signed guitar and photographs to the eBay sale in aid of Mencap, an...

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Underworld Musical Directors Of The Olympics

8th December 2011

Underworld have been named musical directors of the London 2012 Olympics. The 'Born Slippy' dance duo - Rick Smith and Karl Hyde - have been appointed music directors of the opening ceremony, and will work...

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Pearl Jam To Headline Isle Of Wight Festival

8th December 2011

Pearl Jam will headline the Isle of Wight festival.The 'Even Flow' group join Bruce Springsteen and Tom Petty for an all American bill of headliners at the event, which runs from June 22 to 24...

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Elbow And Biffy Clyro Join Isle Of Wight Festival

2nd December 2011

Elbow, Biffy Clyro and Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds have joined the line up for the Isle of Wight Festival 2012.A host of new acts have been added to the bill for the festival, which...

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Hanson To Launch Mmmhop Beer

30th November 2011

Hanson are launching their own beer.The musical brothers Isaac, Taylor and Zac Hanson are in the process of developing an Indian Pale Ale which they plan to release in early 2012, and are going to...

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Elbow Composing Olympics Theme

24th November 2011

British rockers Elbow have composed a new track to accompany TV footage of next year's (12) London Olympics.The band is delighted to have landed the honour of writing the Bbc soundtrack for the London 2012...

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George Clooney Has Elbow Surgery

21st November 2011

George Clooney is recovering after undergoing elbow surgery last week.The 'Ides of March' actor was spotted with his arm in a sling when he took girlfriend Stacy Keibler to see an NFL game in Baltimore,...

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