Obama calls for gun reforms in wake of cinema massacre

July 26, 2012

US President Barack Obama has called for what he calls "common-sense" gun laws after a shooting at a cinema last week left 12 people dead. The President gave no specific details of plans, but said he is committed to working with civic organisations as well as political parties to find ...

Bruce Springsteen pokes fun at Hyde Park silencing

July 19, 2012

Bruce Springsteen has been poking fun at gig organisers who ended his headline London set at the weekend. When he hit the stage in the Irish capital Dublin, 'The Boss' flipped a switch located on a prop power generator then said: "Before we were so rudely interrupted...". Springsteen then played the ...

Rolling Stones in rehearsals confirms Richards

July 12, 2012

Keith Richards, the guitarist of the iconic rock group The Rolling Stones, has confirmed that the band have been meeting up for rehearsals as they enter their 50th year in the music industry. Recently, rumours of a world tour to mark the band's anniversary have circulated. However, Richards wouldn't expand and ...

Comedian Eric Sykes passes away aged 89

July 5, 2012

Eric Sykes, one of the UK's best-loved comedians and writers, died aged 89 yesterday, as confirmed by his manager. Norma Farnes announced that Sykes died peacefully in the morning after a short battle with an illness.  Thankfully, his relatives were with him when he passed so were able to say their ...