TeamRock Radio to feature half-hour exchange which took place just five days before great guitarist was found dead in 1970
Thousands of revellers will be boarding ferries today to join one of the last big parties of the summer at Bestival.
'Billie Holiday just glides and floats over the chaos'
Home to some of the most celebrated music of the past sixty years, Motor City has filed for bankruptcy
'I want to have Scott Walker on vocals – there's no bigger singer'
Kevyn Orr helped organise the successful restructuring of Chrysler, when the venerable car maker was considered all but dead. Now the top bankruptcy lawyer has an even tougher task: to lead Detroit – the city that rose and fell with America’s car industry – back from the brink of ruin.
Former member of Motown group Temptations Richard Street died at a Las Vegas hospital at the age of 70 his widow confirmed today.
"I'm going to do something I never do," confesses Allen Stone. "I've got a song called 'The Fly' I wrote two days ago in my hotel room I'd like to sing to you." It's a courageous and daft act from this resolutely bland American soul singer.
Mental troubles give way to romantic concerns in David O Russell's suburban comedy-drama
Private equity boss David Bonderman, reportedly the 209th richest man in America, turns 70 next week. According to the BBC's business editor, Robert Peston, the co-founder of TPG Capital celebrated the milestone in Vegas with a private gig from Sir Paul McCartney. Bonderman is said by Forbes magazine to be worth in the region of $2bn, and a decade ago celebrated his 60th in similar style, with musical performances by The Rolling Stones and and a stand-up set by Robin Williams. That party cost him $7m.
He said when working with Beth Orton that music cut across age and race barriers
Lionel Richie's been with us for a very long time, "and I will continue to do this for another hundred years!" he quips.