• The Beatles’ George Harrison refused OBE before his death

    The Beatles’ George Harrison refused OBE before his death

    The Beatles guitarist George Harrison refused an OBE before his death, it has been revealed. The Mail On Sunday says that documents they obtained from the Cabinet Office via the Freedom Of Information Act show that Harrison, who passed away in 2001, turned down the chance to be included in the... Read More »

  • Carlos Santana Reunites with Homeless Ex Bandmate

    Carlos Santana Reunites with Homeless Ex Bandmate

    More than four decades after Carlos Santana and his drummer Marcus Malone parted ways, the two were reunited on the streets of Oakland, California, where the talented musician has been living after falling on hard times. The heartwarming encounter was made possible thanks to the efforts of local... Read More »

  • Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid

    Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid

    For all the time executives spend concerned about physical strength and health, when it comes down to it, mental strength can mean even more. Particularly for entrepreneurs, numerous articles talk about critical characteristics of mental strength—tenacity, “grit,” optimism, and an unfailing... Read More »

  • 7 Reasons You Should Listen To Music When You Work Out

    7 Reasons You Should Listen To Music When You Work Out

    Listening to music when you hit the gym to improve your workout isn’t exactly a new concept. But understanding how your favorite tunes enhance your exercise is a little less obvious. Research consistently finds that listening to music distracts athletes from their “bodily awareness&... Read More »

  • Bruce Springsteen and E Street Band to tour South Africa

    Bruce Springsteen and E Street Band to tour South Africa

    Bruce Springsteen and his E Street Band are to perform in South Africa for the first time, almost three decades after the group campaigned against apartheid. Two shows are scheduled for Cape Town on 28 and 29 January, with a third in Johannesburg on 1 February. Guitarist Steven Van Zandt founded... Read More »

  • This Blind Man Can Show You How To Look On The Bright Side

    This Blind Man Can Show You How To Look On The Bright Side

    Have you ever wondered what it might be like to grow up without your vision? YouTube sensation Tommy Edison has been blind since birth and though many see his blindness as a debilitating disadvantage, he insists that there are many perks that come with being sightless. From discounted train fares... Read More »

  • Morris Minor: still big in Sri Lanka

    Morris Minor: still big in Sri Lanka

    A Sri Lankan factory is doing a roaring trade hand-building parts to keep classic Morris Minors on the road By Paul Jeffries I can’t speak Sinhala and my attempts to pronounce the Sri Lankan place names only met with puzzled expressions. But everyone knew exactly where I wanted to go when I... Read More »

  • Fleetwood Mac’s John McVie diagnosed with cancer

    Fleetwood Mac’s John McVie diagnosed with cancer

    Fleetwood Mac have cancelled several dates after bassist John McVie revealed he has been diagnosed with cancer. The band will no longer play the Australian and New Zealand leg of their world tour so that McVie can undergo treatment, the band announced on Sunday. McVie is a key member of Fleetwood... Read More »

  • Legendary rocker Lou Reed dead at 71

    Legendary rocker Lou Reed dead at 71

    Lou Reed, one of the most influential musicians in the history of rock music, died Sunday at the age of 71, his literary agent said. Born in Brooklyn in 1942, Reed was a founding member of the Velvet Underground, a pioneering rock group that fused music and art in collaboration with the artist... Read More »

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