By Fisal Aherne

FESTIVAL GUIDE / NEWS - 3 months ago

Rita Ora pushes second album back to 2018

Rita Ora is delaying the release of her second album once again. The Hot Right Now singer initially announced that her much-delayed second album, the follow-up to her 2012 debut Ora, would be released in November (17) in an Instagram live video in June. But during a Facebook Live chat on Monday (07...

by Fisal Aherne - 3 months ago

4 of the hottest tours for Autumn 2017

Dear oh dear, it hasn’t been much of a summer in the Northern parts of the UK this year. Late September and October signals the arrival of Autumn, but there’s no need to hibernate at home this year. Time to check out some listings as there’s way too much going on and it’s best you plan for some big...

FESTIVAL GUIDE / NEWS - 3 months ago

Liam Gallagher rules out Carpool Karaoke appearance

Liam Gallagher has ruled out ever appearing on James Corden's Carpool Karaoke. The TV segment has seen stars including Mariah Carey, Ed Sheeran and One Direction enjoy a drive around with the host while belting out some of their biggest hits. However, Oasis rocker Liam won't be joining the cast lis...

FESTIVAL GUIDE / NEWS - 3 months ago

John Mayer helps Shawn Mendes cope with anxiety while touring

Singer Shawn Mendes is crediting his mentor John Mayer for helping him handle anxiety on tour. The 18-year-old is currently performing throughout the world as part of the Illuminate World Tour opposite Mayer, and he's picking up tips about the pressures of fame in between stops. The Stitches hitmak...

FESTIVAL GUIDE / NEWS - 3 months ago

Rihanna goes all out for Crop Over festival

Rihanna was ready to party as she went all out for her sexy ensemble to celebrate the 2017 Crop Over festival in her native Barbados. The Diamonds hitmaker showed off her new blue hair over the weekend (05-06Aug17) while preparing for the annual event, and on Monday (07Aug17), the stunning supersta...

FESTIVAL GUIDE / NEWS - 3 months ago

Taylor Swift attends jury selection in Colorado groping case

Taylor Swift sat quietly in court on Monday (07Aug17) as jury selection for her groping lawsuit got underway in Denver, Colorado. The pop superstar is preparing to face off with former DJ David Mueller after he filed a $3 million (£2.3 million) suit in September, 2015, claiming he lost his job at D...

FESTIVAL GUIDE / NEWS - 3 months ago

Sinead O'Connor suicidal at New Jersey motel

Sinead O'Connor is battling suicidal thoughts once again after taking up residence in a New Jersey motel. The Nothing Compares 2 U singer has a history of mental illness and in a recent Facebook video post, the star admitted she is at one of the lowest points in her life. "I'm all by myself," she c...

FESTIVAL GUIDE / NEWS - 3 months ago

Neal Schon slams Journey bandmates over White House visit

Rocker Neal Schon has hinted a Journey line-up change may be in order after falling out with his bandmates for meeting with controversial U.S. President Donald Trump at the White House. The only member of the Don't Stop Believin' hitmakers who has been there from the start has been ranting on socia...

FESTIVAL GUIDE / NEWS - 3 months ago

Usher herpes accuser goes public with press conference

A woman who alleges Usher may have exposed her to genital herpes has gone public with her accusations. Quantasia Sharpton is one of three people represented by celebrity lawyer Lisa Bloom who have filed lawsuits alleging the star exposed them to the sexually transmitted disease (STD). She appeared...