Jamiroquai

WATCH: Jamiroquai's 'Virtual Insanity' Music Video Without Music

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Comedy

If you liked the recent clip of The Prodigy's 'Firestarter' without music then chances are, you'll like Mario Wienerroither's latest, funny, music-les...

Life in the Fast Lane

Neil Cossar | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Neil Cossar

In Oct 2004, Eric Clapton was suspended from driving in France after being caught speeding at 134mph in his Porsche 911 Turbo near Merceuil. He was given a 750 euro (£515) fine and his UK licence was confiscated. After paying his fine Clapton posed for photographs with French police and then left the scene in his Porsche -- with his secretary behind the wheel...

The Brand New Heavies: Talking Loud and Saying Something

Jason Holmes | Posted 01.07.2013 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

The Brand New Heavies, just back from a tour of South Africa and Europe, will release their new album Forward on 6 May. After almost three decades together, the nucleus of the band remains intact with Jan Kincaid on drums, Andrew Levy on bass and Simon Bartholomew on guitar.

Away from the Mainstream: Meet the Oxbow Lake Band

Jason Holmes | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

'We're a gigging band in Scotland,' Andy Clucas tells me. 'We started as an acoustic band back in the winter of 2007, and a lot of people told us we had a Dexys [Midnight Runners] sound, probably because our sound is...eclectic.'

Acid Jazz Records Hits 25: Let the Celebrations Begin

Jason Holmes | Posted 21.11.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

Outside 108 Commercial Street, the scooters nose in like a shoal of robot fish. I make my way through the crowd. The sun has set and the towers around Liverpool Street loom over the roof of Spitalfields market. The guy on the door ticks my name off the list and I walk in and get handed a drink.

A Lady of Devotion: Emilia Mitiku

Jason Holmes | Posted 23.08.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

With her new album I Belong To You, Emilia Mitiku takes an unsparing look at heartbreak and the tricky matter of falling in love. Jason Holmes caught up with her in west London.

You Don't Have to be a Mod to Work Here, But it Helps: Acid Jazz Supremo Eddie Piller Speaks

Jason Holmes | Posted 09.05.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

To the rear of an antiques cum junk shop on Bethnal Green Road lie the offices, or should I say office, of Eddie Piller, the brains behind one of the UK's most successful independent record labels, Acid Jazz Records, which was responsible for nurturing the musical talent of Jamiroquai, the Brand New Heavies and Mother Earth.