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Steve Bing and I lived at the same hotel for years - and NEVER spoke

Steve Bing and I lived at the same hotel for years and NEVER spoke

1 week ago

American movie tycoon Steve Bing has tragically jumped to his death from the 27th floor of a building in Los Angeles - prompting moving tributes

Haim album review: They bring the smooth harmonies of all the great sibling acts

Haim album review They bring the smooth harmonies of all the great si

1 week ago

There are bands that become well established while remaining a mystery to many music-lovers.

The Glastonbury Experience review: The BBC has gone retro-Glasto to celebrate 50 years

The Glastonbury Experience review The BBC has gone retro Glasto to ce

2 weeks ago

This weekend, the world's greatest festival should have turned into a giant 50th birthday party, with Paul McCartney and Diana Ross as guests of honour.

From Sandi Toksvig's We Will Get Past This to 1619 and How To Survive: This week's top podcasts

From Sandi Toksvig s We Will Get Past This to 1619 and How To Survive

2 weeks ago

We all need Sandi Toksvig in our lives right now. Thankfully she has noticed and is churning out a soothing daily podcast from her home's 'room of books'.

CRAIG BROWN: John Bolton's revelations about Trump ring true

CRAIG BROWN John Bolton s revelations about Trump ring true

2 weeks ago

One or two readers have been less than enthusiastic about this big, fat Washington memoir

DEBORAH ROSS: Anna's NZ adventure? Just give up and go home, love

DEBORAH ROSS Anna s NZ adventure Just give up and go home love

2 weeks ago

The Luminaries is an adaptation of Eleanor Catton's Man Booker prize-winning novel, set in New Zealand during the gold rush

From Kristen Bell in Frozen II to the Glow Up final and Dead Still: The best on demand TV this week

From Kristen Bell in Frozen II to the Glow Up final and Dead Still Th

2 weeks ago

Just when children - and, let's face it, many adults - finally got the catchy tune Let It Go out of their heads, along came this sequel.

The Consequences Of Love review: A vivid and oddly entertaining memoir

The Consequences Of Love review A vivid and oddly entertaining memoir

3 weeks ago

Gavanndra Hodge appears to be the standard, posh, glossy-mag girl: a blonde Cambridge graduate who grew up in West London and became deputy editor of Tatler.

Lady Gaga album review: She is lording it again with Chromatica

Lady Gaga album review She is lording it again with Chromatica

1 month ago

Long ago, in the days of Duran Duran and Culture Club, Smash Hits magazine used to say that the biggest stars were in their imperial phase. Back then, the term nearly always applied to men.

Nicola Benedetti album review: Overall a compelling listen, despite its wayward moments

Nicola Benedetti album review Overall a compelling listen despite it

1 month ago

Nicola Benedetti has been such a feature on the classical music scene for almost two decades, it's hard to remember she's still only 32. She's crammed a lot in.

Bezonomics review: It shines in its detailed exposition of how the Amazon phenomenon was built

Bezonomics review It shines in its detailed exposition of how the Ama

1 month ago

When Brian Dumaine set out to write a book about how Amazon and its creator Jeff Bezos were conquering the world, even he could not have imagined its prescience.

CRAIG BROWN: Rodham is a sort of American liberal wet dream

CRAIG BROWN Rodham is a sort of American liberal wet dream

1 month ago

Curtis Sittenfeld grows too engrossed in her 'What if?' parlour game. The real story is both more complicated, and, I'm afraid, more interesting

From Big Bird on Dear... to Alex Rider & an Anthony Bourdain boxset: The best on demand TV this week

From Big Bird on Dear to Alex Rider an Anthony Bourdain boxset T

1 month ago

'Your legacy is every life you've touched,' says Oprah Winfrey during this new biographical series. Inspired by the Dear Apple adverts, it profiles a number of public figures.

From Spitfire: The People's Plane to House Of Rugby and Floodlines: This week's top podcasts

From Spitfire The People s Plane to House Of Rugby and Floodlines Th

1 month ago

It's hard to think of a plane that has captured a nation's imagination more than the Spitfire. The story of how these planes helped win WWII is stirringly told in this new BBC series.

Rule No 1 of being a good parent? Stay off this show

Rule No 1 of being a good parent Stay off this show

1 month ago

Channel 4's latest reality competition is Britain's Best Parent? , although you do have to wonder whether the first rule of being Britain's best parent is: don't appear on a show like Britain's Best Parent?

Simon Stephenson, Michael Connelly, Paul M. M. Cooper and Nick Bradley: This week's best new fiction

Simon Stephenson Michael Connelly Paul M M Cooper and Nick Bradley

1 month ago

Reporter Jack McEvoy first appeared in Connelly's 1996 breakthrough thriller, The Poet. The newspaper industry is no longer what it was, and nor is Jack.

With the weather starting to sizzle, in absence of a burger van, why not ramp up the vin instead

With the weather starting to sizzle in absence of a burger van why n

1 month ago

The dish of choice in lockdown lately seems to be burgers.

What on earth have Taylor Swift and Miley Cyrus got to do with the Curse of the Kennedys?

What on earth have Taylor Swift and Miley Cyrus got to do with the Cur

1 month ago

Just how many Kennedys are there? And are there really enough curses to go round?

Native review: Feels unforced and utterly authentic

Native review Feels unforced and utterly authentic

1 month ago

A few years ago Patrick Laurie bought a tumbledown smallholding in his native Galloway, and set about turning it into a paying prospect. So far, so clichéd.

From The Poet Laureate Has Gone To His Shed to Lockdown Parenting Hell: This week's top podcasts

From The Poet Laureate Has Gone To His Shed to Lockdown Parenting Hell

1 month ago

Simon Armitage, the nation's bard, is spending lockdown holed up in a shed in the Pennines and working on a translation of a medieval poem.

DEBORAH ROSS: Yes, Tony's tale is so sad... but what a love story too!

DEBORAH ROSS Yes Tony s tale is so sad but what a love story too

1 month ago

Once a big comedy star, Tony Slattery now lives in a rented two-up, two-down in Edgware and, once so handsome, I think it's fair to say he is unrecognisable today

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