Lisa Keddie

Beirut-born singer Mika to livestream concert for blast victims

18 Sep 2020

LONDON Beirut-born pop star Mika will livestream a concert this weekend to raise funds for victims of the Aug. 4 port blast in the Lebanese capital, and Mexican actress Salma Hayek and Australian singer Kylie Minogue are among those joining in.

Rolling Stones jam with Jimmy Page in lost track from 'hallowed era'

22 Jul 2020

LONDON The Rolling Stones on Wednesday released a previously lost track, "Scarlet", recorded at guitarist Ronnie Wood's house in 1974 and featuring Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page.

Late INXS singer Hutchence remembered in intimate film 'Mystify'

05 Oct 2019

LONDON A new documentary seeks to move away from "rumors and tabloid headlines" to paint an intimate portrait of late INXS frontman Michael Hutchence, charting his rise to global stardom and personal troubles. | Video

Nostalgic 'Only Fools and Horses' stage show soothes divided Britain

22 Mar 2019

LONDON British comedy "Only Fools and Horses" ran for decades, drew the biggest home audience yet for a TV episode – and has smashed box office records with a West End musical version that resonates in a nation riven by Brexit and yearning for simpler times. | Video

Fiennes cousins, actor and explorer, adventure on the Nile for TV

26 Feb 2019

LONDON Squeezing through tiny tunnels into a mummy's tomb is not something to rattle veteran British explorer Ranulph Fiennes. | Video

London film fest closes with flash of 'Stan & Ollie' comic genius

22 Oct 2018

LONDON Laurel and Hardy, perhaps the greatest comedy double act in cinema history, returned to London on Sunday, twiddling their bowler hats to a delighted West End crowd as they arrived for the world premiere of the biopic "Stan & Ollie". | Video

Lady Gaga says 'Star is Born' character not at all like her

28 Sep 2018

LONDON Lady Gaga's performance as an aspiring singer who makes it big in "A Star is Born" might seem to be modelled on her own rise to fame, but Gaga says nothing could be further from the truth. | Video

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