The British Urban Film Festival will take place on the 16th, 17th and 18th of September 2011. Check out the festival’s opening feature David Is Dying below. ……………………. For more information about the festival click HERE [Thanks Charlene] So I am guessing (but I could be wrong) that The British Urban Film Festival (BUFF) replaces the BFM International Film Festival (Black Filmmaker) which ran for 10 years here, but unfortunately not enough people seemed to know about this annual event, partly due to a distinct lack of promotion on the […]
To kick off the 1st of the West London ‘female icons’ sessions at Notting Hill Arts Club, Rock The Belles are celebrating two of the finest female musical legends of our time, Blondie and Beyonce!
On Wednesday night (15 June) Alicia Keys’ prestigious Keep A Child Alive Black Ball took place at London’s The Roundhouse. Jay Sean, Claire Forlani, Jesse Metcalfe and Wretch 32 were just a few of the celebrity attendees who came out to support the annual fundraiser in aid of raising awareness and money for victims of HIV/AIDS in Africa and India. With musical direction from Mark Ronson, the audience was treated to performances from Alicia Keys herself, Beth Ditto, Kyle Falconer, Tinie Tempah, […]
London’s prestigious Southbank Centre presents: Intelligent Movement: A Celebration of Hip-Hop Culture in association with Channel 4 Thursday 14 – Sunday 17 July 2011, a spectacular weekend exploring the four pillars of hip-hop Djing, MCing, Breaking and Graffiti as part of the 60th anniversary celebrations of the Festival of Britain with MasterCard. For event listing, tickets and registration please visit southbankcentre.co.uk/hiphop For more information on Channel 4 Street Summer programmes please visit channel4.com/info/press/news/arts-at-the-heart-of-the-summer-schedule-on-4 Southbank Centre Facebook http://www.facebook.com/southbankcentre Southbank Centre Twitter http://twitter.com/southbankcentre
I have been following up and coming US singer Mishal Moore’s career since 2006 and believe me when I tell you that the woman is talented. She can sing! Anyway at long last Mishal is finally here in London so check out her performance dates below.
Via The Voice Online A BUSINESSWOMAN who conned hopeful job seekers out of 400 (GBP) was found guilty of four counts of fraud by false representation. Michelle Rowe, 40, was given a 16-week suspended sentence and 148 hours of community service for advertising non-existent job vacancies for trainee housing officers through her south London-based company, Arlington Networks. Successful candidates were then interviewed before being told that they had to pay 400 (GBP) to complete a course to secure their position. Continue Reading…. […]
Protein® is pleased to host the first European “TRUE Hip-Hop” exhibition and book launch, a collection of photographs by New York-based photographer Mike Schreiber shot over a 12 year period. Mike Schreiber will present 14 of his most famous photos from his book ‘TRUE Hip-Hop’ which features artists like M.I.A, Mos Def, Nas, Eminem and Wu Tang Clan. The exhibition, curated by Zeyna Sy, is open to the public from May 20-26 2011 and provides a deep insight into the daily lives […]
KEEP A CHILD ALIVE ANNOUNCES BLACK BALL LONDON 2011 – HOSTED BY ALICIA KEYS AND MARK RONSON AND FEATURING TINIE TEMPAH
Keep a Child Alive’s Annual Fundraiser, the Black Ball returns for the third time to London. Hosted by Alicia Keys and Mark Ronson, this star-studded event will take place on June 15th 2011 at Roundhouse, Chalk Farm Road, London NW1 8EH. The evening celebrates the work of Keep a Child Alive (KCA) while raising money to provide treatment, care, nutrition and a future to children and families affected by HIV/AIDS in Africa and India. Tinie Tempah is the first artist to be announced to […]
UK NEWS: FIRST PROMOTIONAL SHOT FOR SHREK THE MUSICAL FEATURING COMEDIAN RICHARD BLACKWOOD AS DONKEY
Also featured in the newly released promotional shot for the musical production of Shrek, Amanda Holden (Princess Fiona), Nigel Lindsay (Shrek), Nigel Harman (Lord Farquaad) and Richard Blackwood (Donkey). Spotted @ Digital Spy Shrek: The Musical will begin previewing at London’s Theatre Royal Drury Lane from this Friday, May 6.