Lostprophets singer in paedophile rap
Lead singer of Lostprophets, Ian Watkins, has been charged with child sex offences. Officers reported that, “the 35-year-old has been charged with conspiracy to engage in sexual activity with a female under 13 and possession/distribution of indecent images of children.” Police are asking anyone with any information to contact them on 0800 056 0154, or the NSPCC on 0800 389 5347.
Justin Bieber accused of animal cruelty
Whiny teen pop throb, Justin Bieber, has been accused of putting his pet hamster on a “short path to its doom” by an animal charity. The 18-year old singer was videoed handing his pet to a fan after he performed at the Jingle Ball in Atlanta last week. How long until he is accused of aural cruelty?
Stone Sour at Download: You Heard it Here First
Just as we announced ten days ago, Stone Sour will be playing Download 2013. The Iowa metallers will be joining Georgia-based Mastadon (which means ‘nipple tooth’, to my constant amusement) at this summer’s hard rock racket in Leicestershire… Hate to say it, but ‘we told you so.’
And on a similar note…
Iconic rapper, Snoop Dogg, has announced that he will headline Together Festival Thailand, Bangkok, in January. The 41-year old Californian, also known as Snoop Lion, will share the bill with French electro-pop duo, Justice.
Justice Collective for Christmas No. 1
This year’s Christmas No.1 looks set to be The Justice Collective’s Hillsborough tribute, ‘He Aint Heavy, He’s My Brother’. The all-star charity line-up includes Robbie Williams, Mel C, Beverley Knight and Paul McCartney, and was recorded as a tribute to those who died in the Hillsborough Disaster in 1989.
Gedzilla Breaks into Music
Northern Irish comedy crew and Youtube sensation Gedzilla has made the jump into music. Gedzilla, the brainchild of irreverent humorist Colin Geddis, is famed for its uncompromising alternative comedy and has now mixed the troupe’s unique brand of humour with the hard rocking magnificence of Trucker Diablo. Watch it y’all, it’s a real treat.
Oppa, Obama is Gangnam style. Yes, even the US President has been washed-up in the frenzy that is PSY’s Gangnam Style. Mr. Obama met the Korean pop star earlier this month during which he revealed that he was a big fan of the smash hit single. The only problem is that the infamous sexy dance causes fits of convulsive embarrassment in his wife and two daughters …