Royal Albert Hall

And I Am Telling You: The turbulent history of Broadway's controversial, fortune-sealing song

One of Broadway’s most successful torch songs has been caught up in the middle of the race row that’s been skittering through showbiz in recent years. Dreamgirls’ crowd-pleaser And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going was due to be performed as part of The Best of the West End, an evening of musical …

Brian May

West-Eastern Divan Orchestra, BBC Proms, Royal Albert Hall, London — identity and Tchaikovsky | Financial Times

There was no speech this year. On previous visits with his West-Eastern Divan Orchestra, made up of young Arab and Israeli musicians playing side by …

Flute

Interpol debut new song ‘If You Really Love Nothing’ live

Get another taster of 'Marauder'<p>This week saw Interpol kick off the main headline leg of the world tour for new album ‘Marauder‘ – where they debuted …

New Singles

Bastille

Ocean City Sounds: Bastille Deliver Flawless Set On Plymouth Hoe<p>MTV Presents Ocean City Sounds 2018 In Pictures<p>Win VIP Tickets To Ocean City Sounds …

Ocean City

Dave Chappelle and Jon Stewart to play two nights at London’s Royal Albert Hall

Dave Chappelle and Jon Stewart have announced details of two huge shows at London’s Royal Albert Hall.<p>Buy Dave Chappelle and Jon Stewart tickets …

Radio City Music Hall

Adrian Lester, Jason Manford, Meow Meow, and More Will Appear in GUYS AND DOLLS at the Royal Albert Hall

Adrian Lester, Jason Manford and Meow Meow will star in the Royal Albert Hall's production of Guys and Dolls, which comes to the iconic London venue …

Dolls

Royal Albert Hall announce new Jon Stewart and Dave Chappelle London shows | London Evening Standard

This is the first time the pair will appear together in the UK, having both toured separately in the country before.<p>Chapelle rose to fame as an …

Comedy

Dave Chappelle And Jon Stewart Announce Show At Londons Royal Albert Hall

pimg alt= height=366 src=https://images.bwwstatic.com/columnpic10/22D85EFC7-0D2C-A70B-F195500E90F77C02.jpg style=float:left width=280 //p pFresh off …

Dave Chappelle

Pete Dunne defends United Kingdom title in Chicago

WWE Editor @jeffersonlake<p>Pete Dunne successfully defended the WWE United Kingdom title against Flash Morgan Webster in Chicago.<p>The match took place …

United Kingdom

Philharmonia Orchestra, BBC Proms — clarity, balance and Valkryies | Financial Times

Although Wagner himself conducted at the Royal Albert Hall, there was a lengthy period when his music was not heard here much. It was just over a …

Flute

Things to do in London with the kids this summer | London Evening Standard

Classical music for kids at the Royal Albert Hall<p>The iconic Kensington venue is hosting several family-themed musical events over the summer …

Horns

Royal Albert Hall goes techno with top German DJs lined up to banish 'intimidating' image

The Royal Albert Hall is to host a club night with leading house and techno DJs in a bid to “stay relevant” and help quash its “intimidating” …

Visual Art

Virtual reality comes to the Proms for the first time in WW1 'immersive experience'

The BBC Proms are heading into the modern age with their first foray into virtual reality technology.<p>The event, which involves VR headsets offering a 360-degree immersive video experience, will take place next to the traditional home of the Proms, the Royal Albert Hall, at Beit Hall on August …

Virtual Reality

First virtual reality Prom announced

<b>The BBC Proms is to enter virtual reality for the first time, with a production that puts viewers in the centre of the Royal Albert Hall.</b><p>Five Telegrams captures a performance by the BBC Symphony Orchestra on the first night of this year's festival, mixed with cutting-edge spatial sound.<p>Written by …

Virtual Reality

Minnesota Orchestra/Vänskä, BBC Proms, Royal Albert Hall, London — aspects of Bernstein | Financial Times

In one form or another, Leonard Bernstein maintains a presence throughout the current Prom season in his centenary year. In this programme by the …

Flute

Prom 27 review: Folk Music around Britain and Ireland at the Royal Albert Hall

Folk Music

Ne-Yo Responds to Transgender Model's Removal From Travis Scott's Album Art: 'They're People Just Like Us'

Travis Scott faced heavy backlash upon the release of his third studio album, , after it became clear NYC trans model Amanda Lepore was removed from …

Album Art

How can Viagogo get away with charging such big fees?

<b>I wanted to attend the BBC’s The Biggest Weekend festival and found three tickets on secondary ticketing site Viagogo, [where people who have bought tickets can sell them on]. The original face value</b> <b>was £18 each but I found I’d been charged £1,772 for the three [after fees were added to the</b> …

Personal Finance (UK)

Premieres: August's new music

Premieres: August’s new music<p>9:00, 1st August 2018<p><b>Cecilia McDowall</b>’s new cantata tells the story of a young wheelchair-bound refugee from Aleppo, …

Flute

Interpol release new single 'Number 10' - listen to it here

<b>Interpol are spoiling you today with not just the release of their new single, ‘Number 10’, which you can listen to below, but also news that they’re</b> …

New Albums

Interpol share intense new single “Number 10”

"Number 10" is the second track to be lifted from Interpol's forthcoming album Marauder.>

New Singles

Listen to Interpol's rough-and-tumble new single "Number 10"

NYC rockers Interpol have just dropped the second single from their upcoming sixth album, <i>Marauder</i>. Below, listen to the raw “Number 10” — it follows …

Mexico City

Interpol Drop New Single 'Number 10'

It's a surging, anxious post-punk return...<b>Interpol</b> have dropped new single 'Number 10' - tune in now.The New York band are set to release new album …

Post Punk

MusicAeterna, BBC Proms, Royal Albert Hall, London — music with a spring in its step | Financial Times

It is hard to get a new conductor-and-orchestra team established in today’s highly competitive climate. To do so in Novosibirsk, thousands of miles …

Flute

Interpol unveil raw and gritty new single ‘Number 10’

Get another taste of 'Marauder'<p>Interpol have shared the gritty new single ‘Number 10’ from their upcoming album ‘Marauder’. Check it out below.<p>Having …

New Singles

Royal Parks Half Marathon 2018

• When: 14th October 2018<br>• Where: London<br>• Distance: 13.1 miles<br>• Registration fee: £20<br>• Minimum sponsorship: <b>Was</b> £299 - <b>NOW £250!</b><p>The Royal Parks Half Marathon is …

Hyde Park

How Does It Feel? : A Life of Musical Misadventures

Following a formative encounter with the British pop movie Slade in Flame in 1975, Mark Kermode decided that musical superstardom was totally …

Film (UK)

Popular Ex-Yugoslavia Singer Dragojevic Dies At 70

Oliver Dragojevic, one of the most famous musicians and singers in the former Yugoslavia, has died at the age of 70.

Radio Free Europe

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are massive fans of hit TV show - and even asked one of the stars a favour

It's no secret that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are incredibly down to earth.<p>Despite being part of the royal family and having fans across the …

Prince Harry

Jason Mraz tickets on sale TODAY! UK dates, venues and prices

AMERICAN singer-songwriter Jason Mraz is coming to London to perform his hit tracks.<p>Here's everything you need to know about getting your hands on …

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