Articles tagged united kingdom

The Staves - “Black and White (Live at Wilton’s Music Hall)” (video)

In the final installment of their live gig at London's Wilton's Music Hall, the sibling trio the Staves perform the lush "Black and White".

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The Rua - “Standout” (video) (Premiere)

Part three of PopMatters's six-week series on the UK sibling trio the Rua turns to the song "Standout", a track inspired by the life of a woman very close to the band.

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Kaiser Chiefs: The Future Is Medieval

From predicting riots to predicting new album models... For a band once built around spry choruses and chugging guitars, this is a costly error indeed.

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Two opposing views of England: ‘The King’s Speech’ and ‘Kes’

There will always be an England, but which England? This week’s home video releases include two acclaimed films — “The King’s Speech,” which focuses

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The Secret Policeman Rocks!

It pains me to suggest that watching The Secret Policeman Rocks! is akin to swallowing a tablespoon of humanist medicine...

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LONDON - After a go-go decade, Great Britain is suffering from a sudden, severe financial hangover. Now, however, the party has kicked into high gear

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28 Oct 2008 // 4:20 AM

London of 2008 gets closer to ‘1984,’ troubling some Britons

LONDON - Each day, the average London resident is filmed 300 times as he or she walks their children to school, takes the train to the

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14 Feb 2008 // 4:09 AM

Young British Muslims putting their faith in Facebook

LONDON—Sabia Naz from Hounslow wanted to know if it was haram—forbidden—for pious Muslim women to show their feet in public. Ali Imdad,

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27 Jun 2007 // 11:52 PM

LONDON - With a slight change of address and after a 55-minute chat with the queen, Gordon Brown became Britain’s new prime minister and

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4 May 2007 // 2:04 AM

French President Jacques Chirac PARIS - With French voters set to choose a successor to President Jacques Chirac on Sunday and British Prime Minister Tony

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'Wanted' Is a Spaghetti Western That Will Leave You Wanting

// Short Ends and Leader

"The charisma of Giuliano Gemma and some stellar action sequences can't save this sub-par spaghetti western.

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