By Fisal Aherne

FESTIVAL GUIDE / NEWS - 5 months ago

Paris Jackson 'disappointed' by interview introduction

Michael Jackson's daughter Paris has been left "so disappointed" by her introduction in a new magazine cover interview after the writer described her upbringing as "a little strange". Aspiring model/actress Paris Jackson features on the cover of i-D magazine's autumn (17) issue, and in the accompan...

FESTIVAL GUIDE / NEWS - 5 months ago

The Weeknd contemplating retiring his public persona

R&B star The Weeknd is considering ditching his stage name. The Starboy hitmaker, born Abel Tesfaye, has found huge success in the music industry as his alter ego, but the 27-year-old admits he may make a change for future releases. "Kind of like pulling a Ziggy Stardust," he tells Harper's Baz...

FESTIVAL GUIDE / NEWS - 5 months ago

Selena Gomez gushes over 'best friend' beau The Weeknd

Selena Gomez has described her boyfriend The Weeknd as her "best friend". The popstar has dated the likes of Justin Bieber, Nick Jonas, and DJ Zedd in the past, and has been in a relationship with The Hills singer since January (17). While Selena remains tight-lipped about her love life for the mos...

FESTIVAL GUIDE / NEWS - 5 months ago

Mark Ronson kicked tipsy Dave Grohl out of recording session

Mark Ronson kicked a tipsy Dave Grohl out of a recording session for Queens of the Stone Age's new album. Mark produced the band's new record Villains, which was recorded at United Recording Studios in Los Angeles, just down the road from where Dave and the Foo Fighters were working on their new al...

FESTIVAL GUIDE / NEWS - 5 months ago

Olivia Newton-John 'feeling good' amid cancer battle

Olivia Newton-John has shared that she's "feeling good" as she battles cancer for the second time. The 68-year-old actress was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 1992 and she underwent treatment and a mastectomy to fight the disease. But 25 years later, in May (17), her spokesperson revealed tha...

FESTIVAL GUIDE / NEWS - 5 months ago

Gwen Stefani releasing Christmas album - report

Gwen Stefani is reportedly working on her first Christmas album. The former No Doubt singer has co-written four songs with festive titles which have been reportedly registered on the websites for performing rights organisation Broadcast Music Inc. (BMI) and GEMA in Germany. Gwen has co-written the...

FESTIVAL GUIDE / NEWS - 5 months ago

Paul McCartney is Foo Fighters' album special guest

Sir Paul McCartney has been identified as the big special guest featured on the Foo Fighters' forthcoming album. Frontman Dave Grohl teased fans earlier this year (17) when he told BBC Radio 1 the rockers had secured a number of famous names to join them in the studio for their project Concrete and...

FESTIVAL GUIDE / NEWS - 5 months ago

Rocker Tom DeLonge hunts down sexual predators

Former Blink-182 frontman Tom DeLonge has helped to track down sexual predators in his neighbourhood after a failed kidnapping attempt. The father-of-two alleges two grown men were searching for potential victims near his home in the San Diego, California area, but he and his pals intervened when t...

FESTIVAL GUIDE / NEWS - 5 months ago

Aaron Carter on the road to recovery after mystery surgery

Singer Aaron Carter has assured fans he is OK after undergoing a mystery surgical procedure on Tuesday (01Aug17). The former child star took to Twitter early on Tuesday to reveal it was "surgery time", although he did not share the nature of his medical issue. A representative for Aaron later share...