Spandau Ballet

Spandau Ballet Admit 'Frustration' Following Tony Hadley's Bizarre Leaving Statement

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 04.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

Spandau Ballet have confirmed that Tony Hadley’s departure does not mean the end for the band, admitting their “frustration” at his decision to ...

Tony Hadley’s Spandau Ballet Announcement Has Sparked A Whole Host Of Reactions On Twitter

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 03.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

Tony Hadley shared some big news with the world on Monday (3 July) morning, explaining via Twitter that he’s no longer a member of Spandau Ballet. ...

What Route Can Music Take Without It's Roots?

Tim Arnold | Posted 03.10.2016 | UK Entertainment
Tim Arnold

Tim Arnold, singer songwriter and founder of Save Soho Music venues: what exactly is the fuss all about? Well, almost 2 years ago, I launched a thin...

To Shower Or Not To Shower On National Television?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

'I'm A Celebrity' contestant Tony Hadley will be entering this year's jungle with his children's warning ringing in his ears - “Don’t do a shower ...

Caroline Frost

Gary Kemp On His 'Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor' Relationship With The Other Spandaus

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 25.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

Gary Kemp reveals he’s far more emotional now walking out on stage with his Spandau Ballet bandmates than back in the day when he was the band’s c...

Martin Kemp: From Punk to Spandau Redux

Larry Jaffee | Posted 06.05.2016 | UK Entertainment
Larry Jaffee

Spandau bassist Martin Kemp, fondly remembered by EastEnders fans as the dashing gangster Steve Owen last seen blown to bits in a car explosion before handing off an infant to nemesis Phil Mitchell, shared some tidbits in his hotel lobby a few hours before taking the Beacon Theatre stage.

Caroline Frost

EXCLUSIVE: Why We Still Heart The Eighties

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 22.04.2015 | UK Entertainment

Martyn Ware – he of Human League and Heaven 17 fame – believes we can thank one thing for the enduring popularity of eighties music, three decades...

Boy George's Moving Tribute For His Fellow Pop Star

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 13.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

Steve Strange's fellow New Romantics gathered today to give him a fitting send-off in Porthcawl in South Wales. The coffin of the Visage frontman ...

Caroline Frost

Band Aid: 'All These Bands Had Been Slagging Each Other Off'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Band Aid 30 goes on sale today, with Bob Geldof telling everyone, “It doesn’t matter if you don’t like it. Just buy it.” The weekend saw fa...

Caroline Frost

'I Was A Control Freak'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 30.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

Gary Kemp knows that he might come across as “the baddie” in the intimate Spandau Ballet documentary premiering tonight, but “that’s ok” app...

Spandau Boys Sharing The Love At Documentary Premiere

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

The good news - Spandau Ballet's documentary 'Soul Boys of the Western World' will receive its premiere at London's Royal Albert Hall on Tuesday 30 Se...

Spandau Ballet Work On New Album, First In 25 Years

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

Spandau Ballet bandmates have been releasing pictures of themselves, hard at work in the studio on what will be their first new album for 25 years. ...

What Are Those 80s Soul Boys Doing In Cannes?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

In between all the barely-there dresses, Manolo heels and undisputed glitterdust of the A-list stars crowding the red carpet at this year's Cannes Fil...

Caroline Frost

Martin Kemp: 'There's Bad In Everyone'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

“He’s very talented, he’s a perfectionist, he doesn’t let anything slip through,” says Martin Kemp of his latest co-star. “It’s lovely w...

'Doom and Gloom'? More Like Lean and Mean...

Gary Kemp | Posted 15.12.2012 | Home
Gary Kemp

Of course, they'll suffer the ageist jokes, but Doom and Gloom is the best Rolling Stones single for years, if not ever.

Gary Kemp, Jessie Wallace, The Soho Hobo and a Love for London

Tim Arnold | Posted 18.11.2012 | UK Entertainment
Tim Arnold

I am the Soho Hobo, I was born to spin a hustle, it took time to find my mojo, but I found it on the Dean St shuffle. No I can't stop this excursion, it's in my family roots. My granddaddy filled the Revue Deville, my mother was a teenage nude.

Caroline Frost

The REAL Anthem Of The Games

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 13.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

"Chuffed to bits," is how Gary Kemp feels with the realisation that a song he wrote when he was barely out of short trousers has become the default an...

Bikes and Babies

Gary Kemp | Posted 14.05.2012 | UK Sport
Gary Kemp

Training turns cycling into a job of work; something earnest, painful; it eases our guilt - and oh boy, am I guilty! My wife and I have just increased our brood of young children to three, and chamois-creaming my crotch while she's soothing the baby's nappy rash just doesn't seem right.