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UB40 has denied causing a fan's ears to bleed at a gig in Cambridge on Monday.
A row breaks out over the ownership of a work of art by "guerrilla artist" Banksy after it was taken from a Bristol street.
A row has broken out over the ownership of a work of art by "guerrilla artist" Banksy after it was taken from a Bristol street
A new study finds men prefer to watch film adaptations than read the original book, with 30% admitting they have not read a book since school.
The composer of the music featured in the original Halo video games says his job has been "terminated without cause" by developer Bungie.
Channel 4 ramps up its arts coverage after a £3m boost from Arts Council England, including a new TV series showcasing young artists and film-makers.
Rock star Paul Weller wins £10,000 for his children after their pictures were "plastered" on the Mail Online.
Zai Bennett, the controller of BBC Three, announces he is to move to Sky Atlantic, just weeks after the BBC announced the channel would be scrapped.
The producers of Channel 4 documentary series Benefits Street have confirmed they are working on a follow-up with the working title Immigration Street.
Murder, She Wrote actress Angela Lansbury says she is "very proud" to be honoured by the Queen in the country of her birth.
A man's dying wish to appear on a comedy stage is fulfilled when one of his friends performs at a club accompanied by his ashes.
Cassette tapes have a "novelty value", with 10% of 18 to 24-year-olds buying one in the last month, according to new research.
Music at a UB40 concert was so loud it was "altering heart rhythms" and caused a fan's ear to bleed, it is claimed.
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A security camera has revealed footage of the artist Banksy and an accomplice at work in Bristol in the early hours of Sunday morning
New street art by "guerrilla artist" Banksy is removed within hours of appearing in Bristol.
Former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis is charged with one count of indecent assault under Operation Yewtree, Scotland Yard says.
Richard Armitage, one the stars of The Hobbit films, is to lead the cast in a new production of Arthur Miller's The Crucible at the Old Vic.
Conductor Daniel Barenboim, composer Peter Maxwell Davies and mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato are among the nominees for this year's Royal Philharmonic Society Music Awards.
Five musicians take action against the National Theatre after being stripped of their roles in the West End production of War Horse.