When it comes to producing heroes Coventry and Warwickshire has got an impressive track record. From the most famous playwright on the planet to movie stars, pioneering politicians and an inspirational teenager who died after bravely battling cancer – we’re proud of … [Read more...] about Coventry and Warwickshire Heroes: We list 60 of our best home-grown icons
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WATCHET Festival has been gradually building a name for itself over the last decade, attracting bigger names to the small West Somerset town with each passing year. However this year the organisers have outdone themselves, bringing in their biggest name yet, one of the stars of … [Read more...] about Which former Spice Girl will be playing Watchet Music Festival?
MUSIC legend Joe Brown MBE will bring songs and stories of a life in music to the Wyvern Theatre tomorrow. With a history that spans music hall, skiffle, rock’n’roll, theatre, films, television, radio and even circus (his grandfather performed with Buffalo Bill), … [Read more...] about ON STAGE: True rock ‘n’ roller Joe Brown tells music tales and sings songs in Swindon
This year's ceremony was hosted by Nicki Minaj on Sunday evening (9.11.2014) in the SSE Hydro arena, Glasglow Scotland's newest event center. US vocalist Ariana Grande took the Best Female Artist distinction, adding to that the prize for Best Song, "Problem." The honor for Best … [Read more...] about One Direction takes three MTV European Music Awards
Most working individuals approaching their 70th birthday would be looking forward to retirement. But that isn't the case for legendary rocker Carlos Santana, who turns 70 on July 20. "I'm retired from retiring," the Mexican-born, naturalized American citizen told Rolling … [Read more...] about Guitarist Carlos Santana electrifies the music world at 70