Steven Van Zandt spearheaded a cultural boycott of South Africa, forming Artists United Against Apartheid.
A coalition representing dozens of women's group across the UK has named Robin Thicke sexist of the year on the back of his Blurred Lines video.
Rome (AFP) - Griffins, sirens and minotaurs went on display in Rome on Thursday for an exhibition on monsters of antiquity with Hollywood special effects experts still inspired by the classical creatures acting as consultants.
Beirut (AFP) - Just a week before Christmas, a former Lebanese pop star and heartthrob turned Islamist fugitive has released a song about Jesus.
Arcade Fire have revealed they will play at Britain's Glastonbury Festival in June 2014, where Lily Allen is also set to perform.
Los Angeles (AFP) - French electronic dance act Daft Punk will play at the 2014 Grammys show next month, organizers said Thursday, confirming a rare performance by the elusive duo.
By Junko Fujita
TOKYO (Reuters) - Seiji Ozawa, one of the world's most famous music conductors, said on Thursday he intended to keep going for years to come, despite frustration that re...
An American director has used the promotional budget for a Hollywood blockbuster to deliver aid to Typhoon Haiyan victims in the Philippines.
A child's nightmare comes to life amid the peace and love at this year's Woodford Folk Festival, north of Brisbane.
By Ellen Freilich
NEW YORK (Reuters) - "Humans of New York," a photography book that began as a blog by a former bond trader has captured the heart and soul of New York with pictures an...
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