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Deputy Editor Of The Sun to Be Charged Over Payments To Officials

PA | Posted 20.03.2013 | UK

The deputy editor of the Sun is to be charged with allegedly authorising payments to public officials for information, prosecutors have said. Geoff...

Oscars 2013 Cover-up: Iran Photoshops Michelle Obama Into A Demure Dress (PICTURE)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 26.02.2013 | UK

It was a classy ensemble by anyone's standards, but First Lady Michelle Obama's Oscars frock was given a demure makeover by an Iranian news agency non...

New Music January on BBC Radio 1

George Ergatoudis | Posted 28.02.2012 | UK Entertainment
George Ergatoudis

But why is it important that we support a wide range of new music? In my opinion, the biggest challenge facing any artist or musician today is simply getting noticed. The internet has democratised music production and distribution and the barrier to entry is now so low that the web is flooded with millions of tracks and thousands of undiscovered artists. Simultaneously, there has been a global decline in the number of trusted guides or filters with sufficient audience to make any difference and without significant gatekeepers operating at mass-market scale music makers will find it harder and harder to emerge beyond their niche.