Craig Rees

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Driven: Pagani's £3.5m, 700bhp Zonda LM

‘Coachbuilding’. Doesn’t sound right, does it? It has the whiff of stiff-shirted Victorian artisans polishing walnut until they can see the …

Go Long! 11 Albums With Ludicrously Lengthy Titles

The 1975’s massively successful second album ‘I Like It When You Sleep For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It’ is a bit of a mouthful isn’t …

Scientists Successfully Create Brain-to-Brain Link

Imagine a future where you could transmit a unique feeling, a hard-to-translate thought process, or precise motor movements via a neural pattern from …

The Brain

Ten highlights from Silverstone's 2015 Porsche auction

If you’ve a few quid rattling around and empty garage space to fill, there’s really only one place to be this month.<p>The last weekend of October sees …

The Airport Of The Future Isn’t An Airport: It’s A City

And you don't need to be a passenger to visit<p>Customer service complaints, wasted hours, and extremely uncomfortable seats: Frequent and occasional flyers alike have a lot of problems with the status quo of air travel.<p>One of the worst examples of a frustratingly behind-the-times industry is New …

The 101 Best Astronomical Events to Watch Out For in 2014

As 2013 draws to a close, we once again cast our thoughts to all things astronomical for the coming year. For the last half decade, I've been …

The Weirdest Movie Merchandise Of 2013

These days, you don’t just make a movie – you make a Monopoly set (The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug), a watch, a cologne, a soft drink, a hat, a …

Man of Steel

Slipknot’s Corey Taylor discusses drummer Joey Jordison’s departure

"There's a lot of things going on behind the scenes that people don't know about" the frontman said<p>Slipknot‘s Corey Taylor has spoken for the first …

Velvet Underground drummer Moe Tucker pays tribute to Lou Reed

'It doesn't seem right that I won't be sending him a Christmas card,' says former bandmate<p>The Velvet Underground drummer <b>Moe Tucker</b> has paid tribute …

Morrissey Auctioning Signed Copy Of 'Autobiography'

<b>Morrissey</b> is auctioning a signed copy of 'Autobiography' with all proceeds to be donated to PETA.<p>Morrissey has always been outspoken in his views on …

Into The Light: Clash Meets BANKS

<b>BANKS</b> has done the unthinkable. While the 21st century has taught us that it’s perfectly acceptable to broadcast your thoughts en masse and check in …

Beatles Bootleg 1963: the saga continues

As 59 unreleased Fab Four tracks reappear on iTunes, Neil McCormick gives an update on the Beatles Bootleg 1963 saga<p><b>The Beatles</b> Bootleg 1963 is now officially for sale in the iTunes store. Its appearance and disappearance from iTunes yesterday led to reports that Apple exploited a temporary release …

The Jesus And Mary Chain - The Vinyl Collection

As Christmas looms and last-minute present ideas abound for music lovers everywhere, the deluxe box set seems ready made to plug such aural …

What's the most you've ever spent on an item of music memorabilia?

An acoustic guitar owned and played by Robert Smith of The Cure sold for a whopping £27,500 at a Bonhams auction house yesterday, well above the estimated selling price of £3,000-£5,000.<p>The guitar, which had been used on the band's 2008 world tour, had been signed and inscribed by Smith with the …

Glastonbury 2014: Update: Arcade Fire confirmed as headliners

Arcade Fire are the second act to announce they will be playing Glastonbury 2014, with festival organisers confirming their headline slot<p>Glastonbury organisers have confirmed that Arcade Fire will headline the Friday night of next year's festival after posting their touring schedule online.<p>The band …

8 Bizarre Excuses For Cancelling Gigs

For most of us, not turning up to work for a fortnight because you “need a bit of me time” would land you in line at the Job Centre sobbing …

The Pogues, O2 Brixton, review

Despite absent members and Shane MacGowan's lack of diction, The Pogues still created a night of hedonistic celebration, says Ben Lawrence<p>Few gigs this year could have been loaded with such emotional potential as The Pogues’ Christmas tour. The recent death of singer-songwriter and guitarist Philip …

The 20 best duets

<b>20. Blu Cantrell and Sean Paul, Breathe (2003)</b><p>Deprived of a place on the radio playlists, Breathe wound its way into people’s minds with the power of its melody, and became the fifth biggest selling single of the year. Its claim to greatness comes from the way Paul’s bouncy dancehall rap of …

Watch Henry Rollins deconstruct Dr Seuss in comedy clip

Ex-Black Flag man says book encourages young people to 'speak poorly'<p>Former Black Flag frontman Henry Rollins has read from a <b>Dr Seuss</b> book in a new …

International Velvet

Score<p>They've extended their horizons further than the customary three chords and some home truths...<p>[a]Sleeper[/a]’s first law of female-fronted …

A Treetop Falcon

Stuck on a frozen planet

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Photos of Abandoned ‘Star Wars’ Film Set Locations in Tunisia

New York-based photographer Rä di Martino photographed a number of abandoned <i>Star Wars</i> set locations in Tunisia for her series “Every World’s a Stage” …

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ABC is definitely talking to Lucasfilm about a Star Wars TV show

Perhaps anticipating that <i>Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.</i> is going to get a jillion viewers and a bajillion in ad revenue, ABC Entertainment Group president …