Friday, 29 October 2010

BBC News - What happened to Rod Stewart the songwriter?

BBC News - What happened to Rod Stewart the songwriter?
"The last original song the man behind global smash Maggie May released was the title track of 1998 album When We Were the New Boys. It was the only original on an album full of tracks written by other artists."
The BBC wonders why Rod's creative juices seem to have dried up.

Wednesday, 13 October 2010

Marilyn's Affair With Gavin Rossdale

"Bush singer Gavin Rossdale has said he had a gay relationship with 80s star Marilyn. Both had denied the claims in 1995, when Boy George said the pair were former lovers. Marilyn, real name Peter Robinson, said last year that they had been together for five years before Bush became famous. He said he had reluctantly agreed to lie about the relationship to avoid damaging Rossdale's career and added that the singer had been "love" of his life."

More on Pink News

Tuesday, 12 October 2010

Back To The Future Without Michael J Fox

According to CNN, it was originally going to be made with Eric Stoltz playing Marty McFly. They did five whole weeks of filming before deciding to change the casting!

Video - Back To The Future as It Might Have Been!

Friday, 8 October 2010

BBC News - Taking on A-ha classic

BBC News - Taking on A-ha classic

3,000 drawings, 25 Years later and still looking (and sounding) good.

Saturday, 2 October 2010

Heaven 17 Interviews and Tour

H17 are interviewed “live” on the Funk & Soul Show from 8-8:30pm on BBC 6 Music. Martyn Ware and Glenn Gregory will do a face to face in-studio interview with Craig Charles in London. H17 are mentioned on the BBC 6 Music web page here – Listen Online.

The band’s interview on BBC Radio 2’s Radcliffe & Maconie Show will now air on Wednesday October 6th at approximately 9:10pm. H17 and mentioned on the Radio 2 web page here - Listen Online.

Both interviews will discuss Heaven 17’s forthcoming “Penthouse And Pavement” UK Tour which starts on November 22nd, and the release of “Penthouse And Pavement: The Collector’s Edition” a 3-disc set that will released on November 22nd by EMI Records.