All the Young Dudes Carry the News

Jason Holmes | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

They're here for The Rifles (pictured above), an English band that has planted its flag in the business after eight years of hard graft. Currently midway through a UK and European tour, all four men understand the importance of the live circuit.

Wilko Johnson: The Long Goodbye

Jason Holmes | Posted 07.06.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

Blues and rock musicians like this are a dying breed. The Wilko Johnson Band with Roger Daltrey on lead vocals is the sound of icons in their element, their musical flame still burning bright.

Tale of the Tape: George Dyer, Tailor, One of South London's Finest

Jason Holmes | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jason Holmes

Nip around the corner from the Elephant & Castle and walk on farther south where the air's a little calmer, and before you know it, you'll have arrived at the Threadneedleman, an unassuming shop caught in the crook of the road's arm.

City Without Brakes: A Conversation About London With Julien Temple

Adam Forrest | Posted 29.12.2012 | Home
Adam Forrest

British historians have probably enjoyed 2012. Two big set pieces, the Olympic Games and Diamond Jubilee, proved the ideal invitation to reflect on where we have come from, who we are now, and where we are going

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ISLE OF WIGHT: Festival Goes Crazy For Madness | Sarah Dean | Posted 25.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

The last time I watched Madness perform they were on top of Buckingham Palace, performing for the Queen. Saturday afternoon found them on the main ...

ISLE OF WIGHT: Suggs Blanked By And Prince William

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 25.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Madness frontman Suggs has revealed he was blanked by Prince William and during the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Concert after-show party. Mad...

Why I Started the Rock n'Roll Camden Walking Tours

Alison E. Wise | Posted 18.08.2012 | Home
Alison E. Wise

We could feel that Camden was different than anything we knew in California. Southern California was hot and bright, the Santa Anna winds dried out your skin and messed up your hair. I was using SPF 50 and had my hair cut like Justine from Elastica. I didn't fit in to say the least. But when I was in Camden I felt like I finally fit in.

Vertigo Fears For Madness Frontman Ahead Of Jubilee Concert

WENN | Posted 06.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Madness frontman Graham 'Suggs' Mcpherson feared his vertigo would be an issue during the band's historic two-song set on the roof of Buckingham Palac...

Me, Suggs and the Unnecessary Pen Incident

Trevor Neal | Posted 18.03.2012 | UK Comedy
Trevor Neal

Last week something happened to me on the train home from London. It was Friday the 13th. I wasn't attacked with a machete, by a bloke in a hockey mask called Jason, or anything. I was on the 16.42 from St. Pancras to Margate.