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David Bowie to play Glastonbury? The bets are on.

Everyone knows that The Rolling Stones are the main attraction at Glastonbury this weekend. However the internet has been awash with rumours that a certain other vintage pop star who is on the comeback trail, might play a secret set at the fest. Yep William Hill is offering odds of 6/1 on David Bowie playing […]...More

Football

Arsenal update: Fellaini pressure grows, Higuain and the Tevez signing

It must feel like Groundhog Day if you are an Arsenal fan at the moment. Each morning brings the promise of fresh transfers news, but with the season already weeks behind us the Gunners have only really signed one player Yaya Sanogo. Yet there is slightly more positive news coming out of Italy today today. […]...More

Football

Arsenal update: Real after Cazorla, Higuain news and Benjamin Mendy details

Well we thought this was the summer it wasn’t going to happen, but it seems that several clubs are sniffing around some of Arsenal’s most high profile players. Like Laurent Koscielny who seems to be hinting that he is staying at The Emirates in spite of interest from a number of clubs. But he isn’t […]...More

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John Lennon auditions for The Voice – genius video

Next week Nick Drake stars on Britain’s Got Talent…...More

Football

Could Arsenal complete Gonzalo Higuain deal today? Rumours of a medical

Well that is what The Daily Star is saying. The paper has the words of a source from Madrid who says “I am convinced that today the ex-River Plate striker will have a medical.” It has been widely reported that the 25-year-old Real Madrid striker has agreed personal terms with the Gunners and also that […]...More

Accessories, Football

Arsenal update: Higuain deal close, Payet buzz, Villa off to Spurs?

There is still no hard news coming out of Madrid this morning, which means that several news sites are running with ‘Gonzalo Higuain deal gets even closer’ type stories. At least a couple of sites have claimed that an Arsenal entourage are in Madrid and that Wenger may be jetting out to join them soon. […]...More

Accessories, Footwear, Gallery, Style, Style Safari

This summer’s hottest plimsolls and canvas shoes

Ever wondered why the plimsoll is called that? According to Nicholette Jones’ book The Plimsoll Sensation in the 1870s it got the name because the coloured horizontal band joining the upper to the sole resembled the Plimsoll line on a ship’s hull. So just like the Plimsoll line on a ship, if water got above […]...More

Football

Arsenal update: Marouane Fellaini deal in the balance

So is the Higuain deal in the bag? In spite of the rumours about a late bid from Juve the London Evening Standard seems to think so. It says All parties are confident Higuain will soon be joining the Gunners from Real Madrid. Interestingly it also suggests that Arsene Wenger might be about to make […]...More

Football

Higuain to Arsenal? Juventus are still in the hunt says their general director

Just when it seemed that it was done deal and that Arsenal fans would be getting the marquee striker signing they crave comes the news that Juventus haven’t given up hope of signing Real Madrid’s Gonzalo Higuain. In spite of rumours that the player has signed a £130,000-a-week contract to join the north London club […]...More

Football

Arsenal update: Rooney, Jedvaj, Williams and more

The Wayne Rooney to Arsenal story simply won’t go away. Even though the player is on holiday and has apparently hasn’t talked about his situation with Man United manager David Moyes there is lots of speculation today as top what is going through his mind. One one hand the Daily Mail thinks that Rooney is […]...More

Heroes and Celebrities

RIP James Gandolfini – the world has lost a giant

Simon Poulter of WWDB pays tribute to James Gandolfini, a great actor best known for his role as Tony Soprano in The Sopranos. Talk to any actor famous for a particular part and they will, more than anything else, do their level best to divorce fiction from reality. Star Trek’s Leonard Nimoy even named his […]...More

Football

Arsenal update: Higuain deal gets closer, Rooney keen, Carroll miss

Some very good news for Arsenal fans. The Telegraph is reporting that Real Madrid striker Gonzalo Higuain has agreed person terms with the London club. He will apparently earn £130,00 a week making him the highest paid player at the club. Arsenal are expected to pay around £22 million for the player too which will […]...More

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David Woodcock releases Same Things debut single reinvents Brit Pop, but in a good way

Essex has a bit of form when it comes to delivering maverick pop geniuses with a gift for mixing a smidgeon of music hall with a dash of 60s pop and creating inspired, but intelligent tunes. And the latest to join such luminaries as Ian Dury, Jake Shillingford and Damon Albarn is Blow Up record’s […]...More

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The Hidden Masters – Of This And Other Worlds review

In case it has escaped your attention there is a bit of psych revival going on at the moment with thousands of bands from all across their world aping their 60s heroes in creating trippy, yet hook-filled soundscapes. A lot of those bands take the easy route and splice a dreamy melody to a driving […]...More

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Style – Cricket Chic – how to look good when watching The Ashes

We are now just a month away from the first game in The Ashes series as the under achieving Aussies face the mighty England team at Trent Bridge in Nottingham. If all goes to plan it will be business as usual with the England team notching up their third Ashes series win in a row. […]...More


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