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Gorillaz fans 'emotional' at first listen to new album

Gorillaz fans 'emotional' at first listen to new albumGorillaz fans got their first listen to the virtual band’s new album on Thursday evening and the reaction was overwhelmingly positive.The band, created by Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett, had announced that they would release new studio album Humanz on April 28 and treated fans to a preview on BBC Radio 1 and via Instagram.Gorillaz made a welc…

Gorillaz to perform new album at secret London gig

Gorillaz to perform new album at secret London gigGorillaz have announced they will release Humanz, their first album in seven years, in April and will play the new tracks live at a secret London show on Friday.The group, created by Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett, will put out their new record on April 28 which features guest vocals from artists including Grace Jones, Carly Simon, Rag’n'Bone…

Dermot O'Leary dedicates The Nightly Show to Londoners

Dermot O'Leary dedicates The Nightly Show to LondonersDermot O’Leary dedicated the latest episode of The Nightly Show to Londoners, in the wake of Wednesday’s terror attack.The X Factor host is this week’s presenter of the ITV entertainment show and began Thursday’s instalment with a speech about what it meant to be a Londoner.Dedicating the episode to London, he said: “P…

Woody Harrelson revealed some sneaky details about his Star Wars character

Woody Harrelson revealed some sneaky details about his Star Wars characterWhen it comes to secrecy, a Star Wars set is like Fort Knox - unless you're Woody Harrelson.The actor, who's starring in the upcoming Han Solo stand-alone movie, was on the The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Wednesday night and teased Star Wars fans with a little bit of info about his role."I play a guy named Beckett," he said."He's kind of …

Five times the fun on this week’s Late Late Show

Five times the fun on this week’s Late Late ShowIreland's first quintuplets, comedian Julian Clary, the Dancing with the Stars finalists and a brand new Dragon will join Ryan Tubridy on The Late Late Show tomorrow night.As they prepare to battle it out for the coveted glitterball trophy, Ryan Tubridy will be catching up with Dancing with the Stars contestants Aidan O’Mahony, Aoibhin Garrihy an…

This year's Electric Picnic headliners announced

This year's Electric Picnic headliners announcedIt’s here, the announcement we’ve all been waiting for - who will play this year’s Electric Picnic. Drumroll please … 2017’s headline acts include, Duran Duran, The XX, Interpol, London Grammar and Chaka Khan. The xx, A Tribe Called Quest and Duran Duran will headline #EP2017. pic.twitter.com/cTOIhE6p07— Electric Picnic (@EPfestival…

James Corden: Terror attack will bring Londoners closer than ever

James Corden: Terror attack will bring Londoners closer than everComedian James Corden has said he believes Londoners will join together “more than ever” in the wake of the Westminster terror attack.The London-born host of the Late, Late Show said he had “pangs” of wanting to return to the UK from Los Angeles after learning of the horrific incident, in which five people, including the att…

One dater perfectly sums up every J1 ever on tonight’s First Dates

One dater perfectly sums up every J1 ever on tonight’s First DatesThe J1, that unforgettable summer filled with mattress upon mattress, plastic red cups and perfecting the ability to convince Americans that we’ve no electricity at home in Ireland. If that gets you in the mood for reminiscing, we recommend tuning into tonight’s episode of First Dates where one singleton pretty much sums up every ‘working hol…

Watch the moment Reese Witherspoon found out she’s 63% Irish

Watch the moment Reese Witherspoon found out she’s 63% IrishMarch, that time of the year when everybody who is anybody pops on a green hat, a bad Irish accent and claim that they indeed are as Irish as we are. Although these days, some people have upped their game and decided to take part in DNA genetic testing to prove their heritage once and for all. One of these people just happen to be, Reese Witherspoo…

Criticism of Jimmy Falllon over Trump Interview was unfair, says James Corden

Criticism of Jimmy Falllon over Trump Interview was unfair, says James CordenBritish comedian James Corden has defended rival talk show host Jimmy Fallon over "unfair" criticism of his interview with US President Donald Trump.The Late, Late Show host said no one took Mr Trump "to task" during the US election campaign, as he revealed he planned a game to grill the Republican on his controversial comments.Fallon was criticise…