Forever engrained in history; Pink Floyd album LP in US Library preservation

March 21, 2013

Pink Floyd's iconic album, The Dark Side of the Moon, will forever seal its place in the history books at the Library of Congress, as part of being placed on the National Recording Registry. Joining the landmark LP will be Chubby Checker's dance hit The Twist alongside Simon and Garfunkel's Sounds ...

Convicted: Film fraudsters in tax scam conviction

March 14, 2013

Five people were this week convicted for their involvement in a tax scam that saw them claiming £2.8m for a blockbuster they never had any intention of making. The five, all hailing from the UK, lied that unnamed A-listers would appear in the production, which it was explained would be filmed ...

Jazz legend passes; Kenny Ball dies aged 82

March 7, 2013

The famous Jazz trumpeter Kenny Ball died today aged 82, after suffering from complications brought about by a spell of pneumonia, as confirmed by his manager. Ball was best known for being the lead trumpet player of the Kenny Ball band and later the Jazzmen in the late 50s and 60s. ...