The Barometer: Spotify; Three Days of Rain; The Curious Case of Benjamin Button; Demons
Friday 13 February 2009
We are addicted to Spotify, the best website for streaming an unlimited amount of music for free – and legally.
Three Days of Rain
Catch James McAvoy as he returns to the West End, starring alongside Nigel Harman in Richard Greenberg's play at the Apollo Theatre.
Howard Devoto and his revolutionary post-punk band's welcome reunion comes 28 years after their split.
...and what's not
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Spinning out an F Scott Fitzgerald short story to two hours and 46 minutes = one endurance test to be avoided.
Not even a cast including Philip Glenister could help this ailing series which has now reached the end of its short run.
She certainly gained publicity for her erotic novel Wetlands, but unfortunately the reviews were a bit rotten.
musicReview: Culture Club performs live for first time in 12 years
Children's bookseller wins The Independent's new author search
Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 This 'woman calls police to order pizza' story isn't going where you're expecting
- 2 Watch what happened when food critics were unknowingly served McDonald's
- 3 Jimmy Carr's controversial Oscar Pistorius joke goes a bit too far at the Q Awards
- 4 Ottawa shootings: Bruce MacKinnon's cartoon is the perfect tribute to soldier Nathan Cirillo
- 5 Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
This is what a film sex scene actually looks like on set (mostly awkward)
Taylor Swift, 1989 - album review: Pop star shows 'promising signs of maturity'
American Horror Story season 4, Fox - review: Silly, sensational but still sensitive
Breaking Bad season 6 hoax: Vince Gilligan has not confirmed a new series
Miranda Hart confirms her eponymous sitcom has come to an end as she bows out on a 'high'
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Thousands with degenerative conditions classified as 'fit to work in future' – despite no possibility of improvement
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'