Generous and kind, but with a quick temper, the world-class architect and the legendary comedian had much in common
The singer paid tribute to the late musician on Jimmy Fallon's US chatshow
The tribute concert will be made available to view live through Skype, in return for charity donations
It’s not just poets who speak for the nation
The starting bid was £30,000
Comedy underwent seismic change in the 1980s, and Alexei Sayle was at the forefront of it. So what does he make of the laughter business since? He tells John Walsh
Reviewing a 15-second video because that's the world we live in now
Founder Steve Rosenthal - who has worked with everyone from Lou Reed to Norah Jones - said he has been forced out by sky-high Soho rents
The series will take the audience "on a journey of evocative images inspired by the moods suggested in the album"
100 Wardour Street, Soho, London W1 (0208 022 9539). Around £32 a head, before wine and service
The set will be projected on one of the screens after the stages have been shut down
Grohl wanted David Bowie to sing vocals on a song he had written for a new movie
'David and I were not the best of friends towards the end'
McGregor covered "Heroes," a song he sang in 2001 film Moulin Rouge