Adam Sherwin is a News reporter who specialises in entertainment, broadcasting, music and popular culture stories.
23 June 2014 12:43 AM
The British singles chart enters a new era next month when streams and downloads are combined for the first time, to create a rundown which severs the 62-year link between sales and a song’s position in the Top 40.
22 June 2014 12:04 AM
Sie liebt Dich … Nein, nein, nein! A new computer game, which imagines Britain’s fate if the Nazis had won and forced the Beatles to become Hitler’s musical stooges, has been condemned by a politician as “offensive”.
21 June 2014 05:44 PM
For the first time in their bloody history, the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros will bow down before an undisputed Monarch. The Queen is to visit the set of Game of Thrones during a trip to Northern Ireland next week.
20 June 2014 05:03 PM
In China, Downton Abbey is already a national obsession. So why can’t Wimbledon become the next great British export to the Far East?
19 June 2014 05:51 PM
The cost of a top-price ticket in the West End has tripled over the past decade, new research has found.
19 June 2014 05:47 PM
When Tom Morris launched the Bristol Proms, he invited audiences to participate with enthusiasm in a festival which would destroy the stuffy conventions of traditional classical concerts.
17 June 2014 11:46 AM
Comedian says he dislikes the way the BBC commissions comedy
16 June 2014 04:16 PM
Every primary school child in Britain will have the chance to experience 10 pieces of classical music at a nationwide cinema screening, in a BBC initiative designed to inspire a love of orchestral music among young people.
16 June 2014 03:56 PM
Chris Evans and Fearne Cotton will present the first annual event this year
Keaton Henson: The ‘British Jeff Buckley’ steps out of shadows for classical gig at Meltdown festival
15 June 2014 11:32 PM
It’s four years since Keaton Henson released a debut album of sad, spartan ballads which earned him comparisons to Jeff Buckley.
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- 4 Danish TV reporter is all business up top, all party down below
- 5 Denmark bans kosher and halal slaughter as minister says ‘animal rights come before religion’