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Angela Lansbury & The Kinks Musical Are Big Winners At Olivier Awards

The veteran 88-year-old actress picked up her first-ever Olivier Award after a 40-year absence from the London stage, Downton Abbey star Wilton claimed the Best Actress prize for Taken at Midnight, and Sunny...

Ray Davies Working On Opera

The Kinks star Ray Davies is writing an opera.The veteran musician has penned two musicals based around his band's hits, Come Dancing and Sunny Afternoon, which opened in London's West End last year (14)....

Dave Davies Keen To Clear Up John Carpenter's Comments About His Son

The Kinks star Dave Davies has taken aim at filmmaker/composer John Carpenter for suggesting he raised the rocker's son in a new magazine interview.Davies took offence to a piece in Billboard, published on Monday (26Jan15),...

Dave Davies Keen To Clear Up John Carpenter' Comments About His Son

The Kinks star Dave Davies has taken aim at composer John Carpenter for suggesting he raised the rocker's son in a new magazine interview.Davies took offence to a piece in Billboard, published on Monday (26Jan15),...

Feuding Davies Brothers Have Been Writing New Material Together

Ray and Dave Davies have put their long-running sibling feud to one side to start work on new songs for a potential The Kinks reunion.In a new interview, Ray reveals he and his younger brother...

Ray And Dave Davies Work Together

Ray and Dave Davies have been recording together.The Kinks disbanded in 1996 partly due to creative tension between the pair, and though guitarist Dave has said he is concerned a reunion show would only focus...

Elvis Costello, Cyndi Lauper And Gloria Estefan Up For Songwriting Hall Of Fame

Elvis Costello, Cyndi Lauper, Gloria Estefan and Kenneth 'Babyface' Edmonds' are being considered for the Songwriters Hall of Fame.The organisation has announced its 2015 nominees and also among the performing songwriters being considered for inclusion...

Ray Davies: 'I Will Not Retire'

The Kinks star Ray Davies has vowed to keep working for as long as he can because he fears he will "fall apart" if he retires.The veteran rocker, who turned 70 in June (14), is...

David Bowie Writes Kinks Tribute

David Bowie has paid tribute to The Kinks in a new compilation.The 'Starman' hitmaker has penned the sleeve notes for the 48-track 'The Essential Kinks' album - which will be released in North America next...

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The Kinks' upcoming 50th anniversary hits compilation will feature liner notes written by David Bowie.

The Kinks: 'There Will Be No Reunion Without Ray And Dave Davies'

The Kinks have dismissed reports suggesting the band is set to reunite without former singer and guitarist Dave Davies for an upcoming 50th anniversary get together.Ray Davies recently hinted that a reunion would move forward...

Ray Davies To Mark Kinks Anniversary With Special Gigs

The Kinks star Ray Davies is to mark the 50th anniversary of the band's breakthrough track You Really Got Me with a series of special concerts.The band hit number one in the U.K. with the...

The Kinks 50th Anniversary Reunion Might Not Feature Dave Davies

Ray Davies' planned The Kinks 50th anniversary reunion may well go ahead without his former bandmate and brother Dave.The feuding siblings met recently to discuss a get together with Mick Avory, and frontman Ray has...

Ray Davies Mourning Death Of Second Sister

The Kinks rocker Ray Davies has been rocked by tragedy again following the death of his sister Rosie just weeks after he lost his elder sibling Joyce.The veteran musician missed his induction into America's Songwriters...

The Kinks Refute Jimmy Page Report In New Documentary

The Kinks rocker Dave Davies has spoken out to dismiss a report suggesting Jimmy Page played guitar on their 1964 song You Really Got Me.Producers for a new Bbc Radio 2 documentary allege the Led...

The Libertines' Highly Praised Hyde Park Gig Interrupted By Surging Fans

The Libertines' first reunion gig on English soil got off to a rocky start when overzealous fans surged towards the stage whilst the band performed at the British Summer Time gig in Hyde Park, London....

The Kinks Ray Davies Misses Songwriters Hall Of Fame Induction Following Sister's Death

Co-founder and frontman of The Kinks, Ray Davies, was unable to attend his induction to the Songwriters Hall of Fame because his sister Joyce passed away. The ceremony took place on Thursday June 12 in...

Ray Davies Misses Hall Of Fame Induction After Sister's Death

The Kinks rocker Ray Davies was forced to miss his induction into America's Songwriters Hall of Fame on Thursday (12Jun14) following the death of his sister.The musician was one of the big names selected by...

Ray Davies Fuels Hopes Of The Kinks Reunion

The Kinks frontman Ray Davies has further fuelled fan hopes for a band reunion after revealing he and his once-estranged brother Dave may work on new material together and tour.The Davies brothers formed the London-based...

The Kinks Musical A Hit With Critics

A new British musical based on the early career of The Kinks has won high praise from critics, who have awarded the production top marks.Sunny Afternoon, named after the rockers' 1966 hit of the same...

The Kinks' Dave Davis On Toxic Relationship With Ray

The Kinks' Dave Davies claims his relationship with band mate and brother Ray is ''toxic.''The siblings haven't played together since 1996 after a number of arguments and the 67-year-old guitarist claims he doesn't want to...

Gisele BüNdchen Records Blondie Cover For H+m

Gisele Bündchen has turned her hand to singing for H&M's new campaign.The Brazilian bombshell has recorded a cover version of Blondie's 1979 anthem 'Heart of Glass', which will feature in the Swedish retailer's new summer...

Dave Davies Marks 50th Anniversary With U.k. Show

The Kinks star Dave Davies will perform onstage in the U.K. for the first time in 13 years to mark the band's 50th anniversary.The guitarist will perform at London's Barbican venue in the spring (14),...

Ray Davies And Donovan Land Inductions Into Songwriters Hall Of Fame

The Kinks frontman Ray Davies and Scottish singer Donovan are to be inducted into America's Songwriters Hall of Fame.The class of 2014 will feature the Lola hitmaker and Donovan, who rose to fame in the...

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Aaron Eckhart's new movie I, Frankenstein features new music from The Kinks star Dave Davies' son Daniel. The rocker's band By Maker provided 10 songs for the film's soundtrack, including main theme Misgiving.

The Kinks Reuniting For 50th Anniversary? Ray Davies Courts Rumours

This year marks the 50th anniversary of British Invasion rock band The Kinks and fans are waiting with baited breath to see whether brothers Ray and Dave Davies will reunite the group. Davies has told...

Ray Davies Musical Coming To London As The Kinks Plan 50th Anniversary Celebrations

A new musical based on The Kinks star Ray Davies' early life is to open in London next year (14).Stage musical Sunny Afternoon will hit the stage at the Hampstead Theatre. Dates and casting details...

Ray Davies Warns Of Rising Gun Crime In U.k.

The Kinks rocker Ray Davies fears gun crime levels in the U.K. are rivalling those in America.The musician has opened up about how he was shot during an attempted robbery while on vacation in New...

Ray Davies: 'The Kinks Reunion Is Negotiating'

Ray Davies has further fuelled talk of a The Kinks reunion to mark the band's 50th anniversary next year (14), revealing, "It's negotiating".The singer/songwriter was asked about the chances of reforming the band he founded...

Dave Davies Offers Up Slim Hope Of The Kinks Reunion For 50th Anniversary

Dave Davies has given The Kinks fans hope of a reunion after revealing he's 50 per cent sure the band will regroup next year (14) for a 50th anniversary tour.The guitarist tells Rolling Stone magazine...

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Johnny Depp Shows Off Acting Talent In Monstrous 'Black Mass' Trailer [Pictures]

For anyone overtaken by Johnny Depp's recent filmography, the trailer for 'Black Mass' can serve as a great reminder that he is a phenomenal actor.

The Chemical Brothers Announce New Album With Lead Track 'Sometimes I Feel So Deserted' [Listen]

The Chemical Brothers are set to return with an all new studio album this Summer, 'Born In The Echoes', featuring eleven tracks of captivating...

Circa Waves Reflect Upon Their Speedy Rise To Mainstream Attention

Circa Waves frontman Kieran Shudall and bassist Sam Rourke open up about their rise to success since they first set out to record together back in...

Pacific Rim 2 Set for August 4, 2017, Guillermo Del Toro Announces

Director Guillermo Del Toro has announced that his action sci-fi sequel Pacific Rim 2 will be moved from April 7, 2017 to August 4, 2017.

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'The Falling' Is A New Step For 'Game Of Thrones' Star Maisie Williams

Now 18, Game Of Thrones star Maisie Williams is making the leap to the big screen in Carol Morley's 'The Falling', the hugely acclaimed, artful drama...

Fifty Shades of Grey Sequels Set for 2017 and 2018

The sequels to Fifty Shades of Grey, Fifty Shades Darker and Fifty Shades Freed, will hit theaters on February 10, 2017 and February 9, 2018,...

Avengers: Age of Ultron - Movie Review

Marvel fans will love the action mayhem in this Avengers sequel, but everyone else will vividly feel the fatigue that...

I'll See You In My Dreams - Trailer

Blythe Danner & Sam Elliot lead the cast in 'I'll See You in My Dreams'. Old age is usually seen as a sad time to reflect on your life's work and...

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