If Kanye West weren't on enough of a high already following the birth last week of his baby daughter North, then the only direction is up as his latest album is at number one.
Chart-topping metallers Black Sabbath crowned their comeback with a double win at a top rock awards event.
One of the most telling moments of this 40th anniversary revisit to The Who’s best-known album Quadrophenia came in one of the least likely locations, amidst the video montage which accompanied martial instrumental “The Rock” on the three circular screens hanging behind the band.
13, the first studio album featuring the original lineup in 35-years, is currently top of the UK midweek charts
Mack Emerman, who has died at the age of 89, was the founder of Criteria Recording Studios, where acts such as Eric Clapton, James Brown and the Bee Gees made some of their most famous records.
Business tycoon Sir Richard Branson has told how he was heavily influenced by the Dice Man books - which encouraged readers to hand over decisions to the throw of a dice.
Ray Manzarek, the keyboard player and co-founder of The Doors, one of the most influential rock groups of the 1960s, has died after a protracted battle with cancer. He was 74.
The Eagles manager annoyed some Palace fans earlier this season
A badger flash-mob protested today against a Government-led cull of the animals, outside the Department for Environment, Food, and Rural Affairs (Defra).
He was a master of the kind of demanding and elaborate set-up that anticipated Photoshop
Garden guru Chris Beardshaw is recommending a new technique for bigger blooms - blast your plants with heavy metal.
Storm Thorgerson, the artist and designer of some of the most distinguished album covers in history, has died. He was 69.
Charlie Boyer and the Voyeurs
The ultimate gift for middle-aged rockers: a £2,000 scale-model of The Who’s stage set-up
Tumblr blog of the day (if not the year so far): Jim’ll Paint It. A man, presumably Jim, possibly with a lot of time on his hands, takes commissions for original artworks and posts several a day created using Microsoft Paint.Jim has an eye for the bizarre – and more detail than Paint should allow.
Television funnyman Keith Chegwin has become the latest celebrity to bow out of Dancing on Ice.