Entertainment News

New Play Explores Limits of Free Speech

John Nathan writing in the oldest Jewish newspaper in the world, the London based Jewish Chronicle, meets with playwright Paul Grellong about his play Power of Sail, which opens in London in April.  “I am interested in the question of platforming,” says Grellong,.

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National Network Airs ABBA Special Shows

RCS Radio and Media website reports that the national UK radio station Boom Radio, aimed at the mature listener, will feature a special presentation on perennial gay and Eurovision favourite band ABBA on April 7th.  RCS says that lyricist 

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Celebrating Noel Coward at 125

The record label Past Perfect which specialises in music from the 1920s, 30s and 40s, have launched their own online radio station, Past Perfect Radio, which might be just what your granny would like or indeed, anyone who wants to explore the music that was popul

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Madonna Apologises to Disabled Fan After Gaff

The Guardian reports that pop queen Madonna, who the former gay men's newspaper Boyz used to refer to as "Our Glorious Leader" has apologised to a disabled, wheelchair using fan after she initially urged them to stand during a performance.  The p

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Eurofests on Radio as Contest Approaches

A little offering now for both radio anoraks and fans of the irrepressibly LGBTQIA+ friendly grand prixThe Eurovision Song Contest.  Arrowe Sound, the hospital radio station for Birkenhead and the Wirral, has started a Eurovision Song Contest

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Mar

Bristol has a large number of grass roots internet radio stations, including the drum and bass themed After Dark, the reggae positive vibes of Pigpen Radio

29
Mar

Last Thursday, just after ShoutOut had aired on several of its home stations, listeners could tune in on Mixcloud to the latest in a series of ongoing Fagg

29
Mar

The Guardian newspaper will be hosting Rob Halford, the lead singer of the highly influential heavy metal band Judas Priest, on Saturday 2

26
Mar

Sky News reports that the President of the State of Israel has intervened in a growing row that threatens to overshadow the Eurovision Song Contest this May, an ev

24
Mar

Some news now for the many LGBTQIA+ fans of science fiction.  Digital Spy website reports that Ncuti Gatwa, the current incarnation of the Doctor from BBC-1's "Doc

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