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Ice, Ice Baby . . . The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

If you haven’t seen videos of celebrities taking on The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, where have you been?! Over the past month, both celebrities and mere mortals have had buckets of ice cold water thrown over them, captured the moment on camera and nominated (or should that be dared) two other people to do the same. […]

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Live Review : The Killers, Bellahouston Park, Glasgow (19/08/2014)

The Killers made their Bellahouston Park debut last night as part of Glasgow’s Summer Sessions 2014. Donning a pink sparkly jacket, frontman, Brandon Flowers and Co kicked things off with synth-pop soaked, “Somebody Told Me”. The Las Vegas band hit the ground running and took fans on a trip down memory lane with past hits, “Bling (Confession […]

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Oscar-Less Actors

Haven’t you heard enough about Leonardo Di Caprio’s reported woes over never having won an Academy Award? I know I have. Give the guy a break! How to lay on the pressure via the internet 101. He doesn’t seem like the type to dwell . . . I want to shed light on  other Hollywood favourites robbed […]

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From The Library To The Cinema

Turning a renowned, acclaimed and much loved novel into a film is undoubtedly a difficult feat for any director, screenwriter or actor, whose collective job it is to bring the characters and story to the silver screen, while still maintaining the essence of the book that made it so popular in the first place. Anyone whose […]

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Depp Through The Decades

Ever the unconventional actor, no-one can accuse Johnny Depp of  “playing it safe” with movie roles; he has portrayed a transvestite B-movie Director, an alcoholic journalist, real-life drug lord, George Jung, a Mad Hatter, a pirate, a scientist, a 17th Century poet, a Detective Inspector on the trail of Jack The Ripper and a talking […]

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Gutter Talk : Meet Beautiful Mechanica

“It all started at The Hotel Chelsea in New York. Little did I know, in checking out, I was checking in forever . . .” Who are Beautiful Mechanica? Graham Sampson (vocals/guitar/keys/programming), Grace Hinks (piano/vocals) and Van Naarden (guitars). How would you describe your sound to someone who has never heard it? Dark but very romantic. If […]

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