"I remember buying Dusty Springfield's Greatest Hits, the one with a striking high contrast black and white cover, at Woolworths in Croydon."I knew a few of the hits, but that was the first place I came across songs like Goin' Back and The Look Of Love, life-changing songs. "Those kind of compilations - where some of the songs are familiar, and the rest of the album is a revelation which can shape your tastes - I think are just
Harvey Weinstein's upcoming trial could be far worse than he ever imagined! The disgraced producer is set to go to court over a fraud claim from director David Frankel, who alleges Harvey agreed to a wide release of his 2014 film One Chance, only for him to not go through with it. David claims he's owed millions of dollars in damages since the movie wasn't released on the minimum number of screens they allegedly agreed upon in their contract.
(CNN)Production on the sixth and final season of "House of Cards" has been halted after star Kevin Spacey was accused of sexual assault by an actor who claims he was a minor at the time of the alleged incident. Spacey issued a statement late Sunday, claiming he did not recall the incident but apologized for what he said would have been "inappropriate drunken behavior.""But if I did behave then as he describes, I owe him the sincerest apology for
unanimously votedHarvey Weinsteinmore than 80 womenThe Producers Guild had already on Oct. 16, which took place a couple days after Weinstein was . This next step, taking place after Weinstein chose to resign his membership following the first vote, is the Producer Guild demonstrating how serious it is taking the accusations against Weinstein. In a statement, it pledged that: “Sexual harassment can no longer be tolerated in our industry or within the ranks of Producers Guild membership.” In light
A North Korean prison policewoman stands guard behind fences at a jail on the banks of Yalu River near the Chongsong county of North Korea, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong. Many Christians in North Korea are sent to prison camps where they are tortured for their faith. (REUTERS/Jacky Chen ) North Korea is officially an atheist state where – except for a “show church” in Pyongyang that tourists are shown -- public worship is forbidden. The country
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionEverything Everything perform Can't Do at BBC Music Introducing Live 2017 "There's a tide and it's coming in now," sings Jonathan Higgs on Night Of The Long Knives, the latest single from Everything Everything.The title refers to Hitler's bloody purge of the Nazi party in 1934, drawing a parallel to the rise of the right-wing politics in the last two years.Only Higgs isn't convinced that fascism will sweep everything in its
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSir Tom said: "What's tried on women is tried on men as well" Sir Tom Jones has said the abuse and harassment alleged to have taken place in Hollywood is also widespread in the music industry.The singer was discussing the allegations surrounding Harvey Weinstein in an interview with the BBC."Things have always happened in the music industry as well," he said."There's been people complaining about publicists and different things they've been
With great conventions comes great preparation.Image: thinkgeekJust to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Take it from someone who’s been to the past seven New York Comic Cons. When you’re hyped up to attend one of the biggest pop culture events on the east coast, it pays to be prepared. Whether you’re navigating all of the booths on the show floor or just trying to make it to your next