Circle Jerks reform for 40th anniversary of ‘Group Sex’

And will celebrate with a headline set at next year’s Punk Rock Bowling festival

Circle Jerks reform for 40th anniversary of Group Sex
Singer Keith Morris, originally of Circle Jerks, performs with OFF!

Circle Jerks will reunite to celebrate the 40th anniversary of their classic debut album, ‘Group Sex’. The hardcore punks, who have disbanded and reformed many times over their career, will also mark the occasion with a headline performance at Last Vegas’ Punk Rock Bowling festival in 2020. No official statement has been released by the band […]

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Sacha Baron Cohen calls social media and internet giants “the greatest propaganda machine in history”

“If Facebook were around in the 1930s, it would have allowed Hitler to post 30-second ads on his ‘solution’ to the ‘Jewish problem'”

Sacha Baron Cohen calls social media and internet giants

Sacha Baron Cohen has attacked social media and internet giants including Facebook, Twitter, Google and YouTube, saying they together form “the greatest propaganda machine in history”. The ‘Who Is America’ actor and comedian criticised the companies during his acceptance speech for his ADL International Leadership Award in New York yesterday (November 21). Read more: ‘Who Is […]

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Listen to Phoebe Bridgers’ emotional cover of Tom Waits’ ‘Georgia Lee’

The track comes from a new compilation of Tom Waits covers by female artists

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Tom Waits and Phoebe Bridgers

Phoebe Bridgers has released a cover of Tom Waits’ ‘Georgia Lee’, taken from a new tribute compilation ‘Come On Up To The House: Women Sing Waits’. The album, produced by Warren Zanes, also features Aimee Mann, Rosanne Cash, and the duo of Shelby Lynne and Allison Moorer singing the songs of Tom Waits. ‘Georgia Lee’ […]

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Netflix announce new musical drama series ‘The Eddy’ from ‘La La Land’ director

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The Eddy
‘The Eddy’

Netflix have announced The Eddy, a new musical drama series from Academy Award winner Damien Chazelle, the writer and director of La La Land. The Eddy is set in “contemporary multicultural Paris” and revolves around “a club, its owner, the house band, and the chaotic city that surrounds them,” according to a press release. Read more: ‘La La Land’ […]

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‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ producer reportedly secures rights to a Michael Jackson biopic

Could it be as much of a success?

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PASADENA, CA – JANUARY 31: Michael Jackson performs at the Super Bowl XXVII Halftime show at the Rose Bowl on January 31, 1993 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)

Bohemian Rhapsody producer Graham King has secured the rights to make a film about Michael Jackson’s life. That’s according to Deadline, which reports that sources have confirmed that King has been given the green light by the late singer’s estate. King, who owns the production company GK Films, has reportedly retained three-time Oscar-nominated writer John […]

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Robbie Williams says he’ll be “crushed” if Coldplay beat him to Number One

“I don’t mind saying I want nice things to happen to me”

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Robbie Williams and Chris Martin

Robbie Williams has said he will be “crushed” if Coldplay prevent his new album ‘The Christmas Present’ from topping the charts this week. Read more: Robbie Williams wants to take Christmas back from Michael Bublé – and I am here for it Williams made the comments before performing five tracks at Winter Wonderland in London’s […]

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The Who share new single ‘I Don’t Wanna Get Wise’ and details of ’60s demos to feature on new album

“I don’t wanna get wise / Life teaches us well”

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The Who’s Roger Daltrey

The Who have shared ‘I Don’t Wanna Get Wise’, the third single from their upcoming album ‘Who’. The upbeat new song, which extolls the virtues of not wanting to “get wise” because life will work itself out, hears singer Roger Daltrey and guitarist/singer Pete Townshend bellow over jabbing keys and guitars. It features on the […]

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