Who is that masked man? The real-life superhero who inspired a wild podcast

The Guardian 15:10 12.04

New s.jsp?otsikko=He">He was stabbed, shot at and foiled terror plots – before being arrested on drug charges. New podcast The Superhero Complex tells the bizarre tale of Seattle’s costumed crime-fighter, Phoenix Jones


Machine Head announce anime-inspired album Of Kingdom And Crown, drop new song Choke On The Ashes Of Your Hate

Louder 12:12 12.04

Robb Flynn and co are set to return with their “heaviest” album in years


The Northman review – Robert Eggers’ brutal vision of vengeance and violence

The Guardian 12:10 12.04

Alexander Skarsgård, Nicole Kidman, Björk and Anya Taylor-Joy feature in a mesmerisingly outrageous take on the Norse myth that inspired Hamlet


Chance the Rapper Gives Art-Inspired Performance of 'Child Of God' on 'Colbert'

Rolling Stone 12:02 12.04

The rapper featured collaborator Naila Opiangah’s painting onstage


The surprising benefits of 'scary play'

BBC 12:01 12.04

Mysteries have inspired generations of amateur sleuths. But their appeal is not trivial. They have mental benefits, and can even help to explain the biases of real eyewitnesses.


How Beethoven inspired 50 years of cultural exchange between the US and China

The Guardian 03:13 10.04

A new book tells how classical music, played to the Chinese by the Philadelphia Orchestra, ushered in decades of valuable interchanges now under threat


Emily St John Mandel: ‘Readers have tattoos from Station Eleven. It blows my mind’

The Guardian 03:13 10.04

The Canadian author on how her pandemic novel became a lockdown phenomenon and inspired a hit TV series


David Gilmour: Why I'm Bringing Back Pink Floyd After 28 Years

Rolling Stone 03:02 10.04

The courage of the people of Ukraine inspired Gilmour and drummer Nick Mason to release their first new song as Pink Floyd since 1994: “We want to spread this message of peace, and we want to…


See U2, Springsteen, Kacey Musgraves 'Stand Up for Ukraine' on Livestream

Rolling Stone 03:02 10.04

Bono and the Edge perform acoustic “Walk On” with new lyrics inspired by Ukrainians during Global Citizen event


Pink Floyd's First New Recording in Nearly 30 Years Was Inspired by a Lone Ukrainian Musician

Rolling Stone 00:02 08.04

Hey, Hey, Rise Up” features Andriy Khlyvnyuk of Ukrainian band Boombox on vocals and the song will raise money for a Ukrainian charity


Cyril Lancelin Converts Coach’s Tabby Bag Into Interactive Installation

Rolling Stone 12:02 07.04

A giant inflatable installation inspired by Coach’s plushy Pillow Tabby bag is taking over London’s Soho Square from Thursday.


How a Bruce Springsteen tale of poverty and despair was given vibrant new life by Rage Against The Machine

Louder 09:13 07.04

A Bruce Springsteen song of hardship, it’s easy to see why Rage A gainst The Machine were inspired to cover The Ghost Of Tom Joad


Imagine Dragons Wake the Undead in New 'Thriller'-Inspired 'Bones' Video

Rolling Stone 21:02 06.04

Song will appear on the band’s forthcoming album MercuryAct 2


Bobby Rydell, US pop idol of the early 1960s, dies aged 79

The Guardian 12:11 06.04

Singer, drummer and actor had five US Top 10 hits, and inspired the Beatles to write She Loves You


‘It takes your hand off the panic button’: TS Eliot’s The Waste Land 100 years on

The Guardian 09:12 06.04

TS Eliot’s modernist masterpiece has baffled and moved readers for a century. Now the poem has inspired a whole festival. Fans including Jeanette Winterson pin down its elusive, allusive power


‘One Perfect Shot’: ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Costume Designer Recalls Dressing Michelle Yeoh in a ‘Queenly Way’

Rolling Stone 03:02 06.04

HBO Max’s new series “One Perfect Shot” is a masterclass in filmmaking. Ava DuVernay hosts and executive produces the series, inspired by the Twitter account of the same name. Pat…


Mike Tyson weed gummies in shape of severed ear are banned in this US state

The Independent 00:06 06.04

Boxing legend and cannabis enthusiast Mike Tyson recently released his semi-bitten ear-shaped edibles called "Mike Bites" - but the state of Colorado has already banned them.The edibles are small red ears with a portion that appears to be bitten off. It was inspired by the boxing match between Mike ...


Leaf Hound: Growers Of Mushroom - Album Of The Week Club review

Louder 18:15 05.04

Leaf Hound's cult classic Growers Of Mushroom was inspired by an anthology of horror stories and became an accidental template for stoner rock


Black Flag Frontman Mike Vallely Launches Vegan Shoe Line With Cariuma

Rolling Stone 03:02 05.04

The eco-friendly sneakers are made from vegan suede and inspired by old school skateboarding and basketball shoes


Rwandan Court Declines to Extend Sentence for Paul Rusesabagina

NyTimes 21:07 04.04

Mr. Rusesabagina, who inspired the movie “Hotel Rwanda” and later lived in exile in the United States, had been given a 25-year term in a case condemned by human-rights groups.


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