The Waterboys’ Mike Scott on why he turned his back on fame


PR • GETTY Mike Scott will be touring The Waterboys’ new album later this year IN THE mid-1980s, when The Waterboys supported U2 at Wembley Arena in London, Mike Scott’s band seemed all set for the same global status as Bono and Co. The following year, when their third album, This Is The Sea, and classic single, The Whole Of More...

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By admin On Sunday, September 24th, 2017

Little Mix: Chaos as band perform WITHOUT Perrie Edwards – and face technical issues

The X Factor-winning group, who recently won the PopJustice Twenty Quid Music Prize for the third time, had to take to the stage without Perrie Edwards – who is rumoured to have a gastric illness. They More...

By admin On Sunday, September 24th, 2017

Chris Rea on his fight with pancreatic cancer: I’m never going to be what I used to be

ANDY EARL/ GETTY ‘I’m terribly emotional about the things that go wrong with my body’ But, as I discover when I meet the singer and guitarist to talk about his new album and tour, More...

By admin On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Johnny Mathis on new album and plans: My dream is to sing a duet with Adele

GETTY ‘I think Adele is quite wonderful and I think she might have mentioned me once in conversation’ Legendary crooner Johnny Mathis is admiring the view from the penthouse apartment More...

By admin On Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Rick Buckler: My six best albums – The Jam, Jimi Hendrix and Dr Feelgood

He is an ambassador for Bombardier Ale’s “A Pint With A Unique Character” campaign. THE JAM: In The City (Polydor) It’s 40 years since The Jam’s first album and I still like it. It brings back great More...

By admin On Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Lady Gaga tour POSTPONED: Health fears for singer as European concerts are called off

The star, who had already cancelled an appearance at Brazil’s Rock In Rio festival, has been suffering from “severe pain”, her label said. As a result, the upcoming Joanne shows will not be going ahead More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Paul Potts SPEAKS OUT on Britain’s Got Talent and X Factor: Shows had their day? EXCLUSIVE

Potts replied: “No, I think as long as they’re finding fresh new talent. They do have to reinvent themselves from time to time, to keep it fresh. “I do think they give people opportunities that they wouldn’t More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Gregory Porter ‘HATRED is made more comfortable with Trump in the White House’ EXCLUSIVE

The 45-year-old American Jazz singer may spend much of his time over in the UK, but he’s been watching recent events in the US closely – especially with the protests in Charlottesville. Speaking exclusively More...

By admin On Monday, September 18th, 2017

Cat Stevens’ new record ‘The Laughing Apple’ is the album of the week

Reunited with producer Paul Samwell-Smith who produced his classic Tea For The Tillerman album, Stevens balances some complex songwriting (typified by the brilliant, Indianinspired arrangement of the title track) More...

By admin On Sunday, September 17th, 2017

Jimi Hendrix guitar: Rock legend’s Wandre instrument sells for £6,000

The unusual 1960s Wandre was part of an auction of 400 guitars in the biggest sale of its kind in Europe.  The guitar belongs to R&B musician Zoot Money, and was played by Jimi Hendrix at Zoot’s apartment More...