The Barometer: Woody Allen; vinyl; Little Boots; Angelina Jolie; Che; Whisky
Friday 16 January 2009
After all those years on the cinematic sidelines, Allen makes a welcome return to form with Vicky Cristina Barcelona.
Sales of the black stuff are still going strong nearly 60 years after the first 7in single record was released.
The electronica star (aka Victoria Hesketh) and winner of the BBC's Sound of 2009 poll looks set to soar.
...and what's not
Kate Winslet, collecting her Golden Globe awards, apparently couldn't remember her fellow nominee's name.
A bit long, isn't it? We're hardly enthralled by the prospect of Part Two of Steven Soderbergh's film.
Franz Ferdinand's Alex Kapranos vows to give up the tipple on tour to protect his voice.
Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 Unseen Charlie and the Chocolate Factory chapter deemed 'too subversive' released
- 2 Ebola virus: It's ripped through towns – now the deadliest ever outbreak of the virus is heading for Africa's teeming cities
- 3 Joan Rivers: 'Palestinians deserve to be dead'
- 4 A teacher speaks out: 'I'm effectively being forced out of a career that I wanted to love'
- 5 Mexican woman becomes world’s 'oldest person' at 127
Unseen Charlie and the Chocolate Factory chapter deemed 'too subversive' released
Doctor Who, Into the Dalek, TV review: Classic sci-fi adventure has blockbuster spectacle
Al Pacino's The Humbling and Manglehorn, film reviews
Nicki Minaj suffers wardrobe malfunction during MTV VMAs performance with Ariana Grande and Jessie J
The Leftovers, TV preview: Prepare to be bewildered by the latest mystery from the creator of Lost
Robin Williams Emmys tribute led by Billy Crystal criticised for including 'racist' joke about Muslim woman
Rotherham child sex abuse scandal: Labour Home Office to be probed over what Tony Blair's government knew - and when
The Rotherham child abuse scandal is a tale of apologists, misogyny and double standards
What do immigrants really think of Britain? Polish immigrant's Reddit post goes viral
Do you realise just how foolish the UK looks?
With Douglas Carswell joining Ukip, my party has taken another giant step forward