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Panto dames come out to cheer Britain after a tumultuous 2016

Dec 22 2016

LONDON Roy Hudd cakes on the make-up, squeezes into his super-size bra and baby-blue slip dress, then heads out on stage to entertain a packed house of Londoners in need of a laugh at the end of a testing 2016.

Pixies frontman is troubadour of alt-rock after 30-year career

Dec 07 2016

LONDON Pixies frontman Black Francis has been called many things in his time - surrealist poet, alt-rock progenitor and singer in "one of America's greatest bands ever," that last one according to Bono of U2. | Video

Singer-songwriter Fish bids farewell to 'Misplaced Childhood'

Dec 07 2015

LONDON Thirty years after the release of Marillion's platinum-rated "Misplaced Childhood" album, Scottish lead singer Fish is on the road performing the work in its entirety for the last time before retiring.

Singer-songwriter Fish bids farewell to 'Misplaced Childhood'

Dec 07 2015

LONDON Thirty years after the release of Marillion's platinum-rated "Misplaced Childhood" album, Scottish lead singer Fish is on the road performing the work in its entirety for the last time before retiring.

Singer-songwriter Fish bids farewell to 'Misplaced Childhood'

Dec 07 2015

LONDON, Dec 7 Thirty years after the release of Marillion's platinum-rated "Misplaced Childhood" album, Scottish lead singer Fish is on the road performing the work in its entirety for the last time before retiring.

How does it feel ... to own 20 versions of Dylan's 'Rolling Stone'?

Oct 06 2015

LONDON "I need a dump truck mama to unload my head," Bob Dylan sang on his raucous 1965 B-side "From A Buick 6".

How does it feel ... to own 20 versions of Dylan's 'Rolling Stone'?

Oct 06 2015

LONDON "I need a dump truck mama to unload my head," Bob Dylan sang on his raucous 1965 B-side "From A Buick 6".

High-end author A.L. Kennedy dives into sci-fi with Dr. Who

Aug 25 2015

LONDON A.L. Kennedy, the feted British writer of high-end literary fiction, knew she was reaching a different audience when websites such as Nerdist.com started praising her depiction of Dr. Who.

High-end author A.L. Kennedy dives into sci-fi with Dr. Who

Aug 25 2015

LONDON A.L. Kennedy, the feted British writer of high-end literary fiction, knew she was reaching a different audience when websites such as Nerdist.com started praising her depiction of Dr. Who.

Digital warriors battle to get African games on phones

Jul 11 2014

LAGOS/NAIROBI Safari the warrior crouches in the bush - a digitized heroine from the new mobile phone game "Afro Fighters" that its Nigerian creator hopes will soon rival the likes of Clash of Clans or Angry Birds on the world's handsets.

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