Jaki Liebezeit: Can drummer dies aged 78

Jaki Liebezeit, drummer with pioneering German band Can, dies aged 78.

Posted on: 23 January 2017 | 3:51 am

Actor fatally shot during Bliss n Eso music video in Brisbane

The man was shot in the chest while filming a music video for Bliss n Eso in a city centre bar.

Posted on: 23 January 2017 | 3:26 am

Stars appear at Trainspotting sequel premiere

Ewan McGregor leads the cast of the Trainspotting sequel at the film's world premiere in Edinburgh.

Posted on: 23 January 2017 | 2:20 am

Kings of Leon and Little Mix to play Radio 1's Big Weekend in Hull

Kings of Leon, Little Mix and Stormzy are confirmed to play Radio 1's Big Weekend in May.

Posted on: 23 January 2017 | 1:47 am

Music stars explain why independent venues are 'massively important'

Through gigs around the country, Independent Venue Week aims to give a "nod to the people that own, run and work in them".

Posted on: 23 January 2017 | 12:00 am

Danny Boyle: 'These stories belong here'

The stars of T2 Trainspotting have gathered in Edinburgh for the film's world premiere.

Posted on: 22 January 2017 | 2:00 pm

2,000 guitars in mini scale

A musician from Opole in Poland has made 2,000 mini guitars.

Posted on: 22 January 2017 | 12:27 pm

Entertainer Michelle McManus 'assaulted with guitar case'

Entertainer Michelle McManus says on social media she was assaulted by a man wielding a guitar case.

Posted on: 22 January 2017 | 10:28 am

Entertainment week in pictures: 14-21 January

A look at some of the events in the world of entertainment and arts over the past week, including the launch of Britain's Got Talent and Shakira meeting Gordon Brown.

Posted on: 21 January 2017 | 7:26 pm

T2 Trainspotting: What would you choose?

T2 Trainspotting comes out in cinemas on 27 January.

Posted on: 21 January 2017 | 6:22 pm

Comedian Ed Byrne helps injured walker in Cairngorms

Irish comedian Ed Byrne helps out an injured hillwalker in the Cairngorms.

Posted on: 21 January 2017 | 4:14 am

Did ye get healed?

The former Beirut hostage John McCarthy explains how Van Morrison's music helped heal his life and inspire other writers

Posted on: 20 January 2017 | 7:16 pm

Reliving a tragedy

The Belgian creators of a play, Us/Them, which relives the Beslan killings through the eyes of two children, say recent attacks have brought the story closer to home.

Posted on: 20 January 2017 | 6:48 pm

Roman Polanski picked for French film panel, sparking outrage

Director Roman Polanski picked as head judge for France's film awards despite long-standing rape case.

Posted on: 20 January 2017 | 6:22 pm

Nigel Farage hired by Fox News as a political analyst

The former UKIP leader will contribute to Fox News' main channel and business network.

Posted on: 20 January 2017 | 1:41 pm

Wall of sound as Celtic Connections gets political

Bands get political as Celtic Connections performers take on the subject of borders and Donald Trump's plan for a wall on the Mexican border.

Posted on: 20 January 2017 | 11:06 am

A Dog's Purpose premiere cancelled amid animal rights concerns

Animal rights activists complained when a leaked video appeared to show a dog in distress on set.

Posted on: 20 January 2017 | 9:45 am

Whale choir and cosmic bubbles on Dare Art Prize shortlist

A whale choir, the exploration of cosmic bubbles and a slime study feature on the Dare Art Prize shortlist.

Posted on: 20 January 2017 | 9:34 am

'Hoping for the best'

Ex-US Vice President Al Gore, who has made a new climate change film, says he thinks campaigners will "win" the debate.

Posted on: 20 January 2017 | 7:25 am

On the right track

How does the Trainspotting sequel live up to the original?

Posted on: 20 January 2017 | 7:13 am

Bake Off: Angus Deayton to present Creme de la Creme

Angus Deayton will take over from chef Tom Kerridge as host of the Bake Off spin-off.

Posted on: 20 January 2017 | 6:48 am

Who's performing?

Donald Trump has put together a star-studded line-up for his official inauguration celebrations.

Posted on: 20 January 2017 | 2:45 am

Woody Harrelson shoots live movie hours after 'WW2 bomb' discovery

Woody Harrelson says he has no intention of making another live movie like Lost in London.

Posted on: 20 January 2017 | 2:42 am

Desert Island Discs at 75: David Beckham is anniversary show castaway

David Beckham chooses his favourite eight songs for BBC Radio 4's Desert Island Discs, as it celebrates turning 75.

Posted on: 19 January 2017 | 7:13 pm

Brit Awards 2017: Who will replace Michael Buble?

Who will host the Brit Awards after Michael Buble announced a career hiatus to care for his family?

Posted on: 19 January 2017 | 6:06 pm