John Lenzie Creech, the man convicted of killing 20th Century Fox film distribution executive Gavin Smith, was sentenced today the maximum of 11 years in prison for voluntary manslaughter. It brings to a close the saga of Smith, whoShow More Summary
John Creech has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for the death of former Fox executive Gavin Smith, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office revealed Tuesday. Creech beat the 20th Century Fox distribution executive to death when he found out he was having an on-again, off-again affair with the defendant’s estranged wife. The Read More
Septura The brass septet, Septura, has a new concert series at St John's Smith Square, London and West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge. Called Kleptomania the series presents prize pickings of music that the group has "stolen" through transcription for brass septet: plunder from string ensembles, pianists, chamber orchestras and singers. Show More Summary
Nothing like starting your week with an ugly cry. On Monday, Sam Smith released the emotional music video for his latest (and much-anticipated!) single Too Good At Goodbyes — and it is beautiful! Related: Sam Tells Elton John He Almost Quit Making Music We LOVES finally seeing all different kinds of LOVE represented! Grab some tissues and watch the [...]
The Seattle Seahawks’ Michael Bennett saluted Tommie Smith and John Carlos after his sack against the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday. Smith and Carlos made the famous Black Power salute at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City. Seattle...Show More Summary
Huddersfield head coach David Wagner says he's "disappointed" after the Terries had a goal disallowed, gifting Leicester a point at John Smith's Stadium.
The singer explained his rough rode to a new album in an interview with Sir Elton John.
Sam Smith almost said goodbye to music during his extended hiatus. In a new revealing interview for Attitude magazine, the 25-year-old singer opened up about his embarrassing Oscars flub, his competitive friendship with Ed Sheeran, and the heartbreak that left him feeling like he "didn't want to do it any more." So let's start there. Sam admitted he [...]
Sam Smith is on the cover of Attitude Magazine’s October issue, on newsstands today! The 25-year-old entertainer spoke with Sir Elton John in the October issue of the magazine, where it was revealed he almost stepped away from the music world. “There was a period, when making the [new] record, that I was in a [...]
The Eagle & Child, in the market town of Ramsbottom in Lancashire, was crowned John Smith's Great British Pub of the Year beating stiff competition from across the UK.
Tonight's NYC shows include Patti Smith, Sturgill Simpson, Father John Misty/Phosphorescent, Lee Ranaldo, The Gotobeds, Antibalas, Norah Jones, Goldie, Less Art, and more. Continue reading…
This weekend is Open House Weekend in London, and as part of the celebrations St John's Smith Square is having a free 12 hour music marathon on Saturday 16 September. From 10am the hall will be inviting people to combine a visit to its fine Baroque interior with performances and other musical activities. Show More Summary
Alexandra Harwood Shostakovich, Alexandra Harwood, Schnittke, Glinka; I Musicanti; St John's Smith Square Reviewed by Ruth Hansford on Sep 3 2017 Star rating: 4.5 Leon Bosch and his ensemble mixing Russian classics with a new piece by...Show More Summary
WRONG APPROACH. John McCain blasts Trump on DACA decision: “the wrong approach to immigration policy.” TO LISBON. Madonna has moved to Portugal. KEITH SCHILLER. Trump “crushed” by departure of former bodyguard: “Multiple people inte… Read The post Keith Schiller, Tom Ford, Sam Smith, Tim Cook, DACA, Sean Spicer, Tom of Finland, Matt Bomer: HOT LINKS appeared first on Towleroad.
Leading American poet John Ashbery has passed away; see, for example, John Ashbery, a Singular Poet Whose Influence Was Broad, Dies at 90 by David Orr and Dinitia Smith, in The New York Times. None of his work is under review at theShow More Summary
by Rich Smith Poet John Ashbery dies age 90 https://t.co/J84cyNffds— The Guardian (@guardian) September 3, 2017 John Ashbery, the poet who won almost every literary award you could possibly imagine while also being the most fun to read, died today at home in Hudson, New York. Show More Summary
by Rich Smith John Smelcer's young-adult novel Stealing Indians has been "withdrawn" from the list of finalists for the 2017 Literary Award, says PEN Center USA. SCREENGRAB FROM JOHNSMELCER.COM Today, PEN Center USA pulled John Smelcer's Stealing Indians from the short list of young-adult novels nominated for a 2017 Literary Award. Show More Summary
The new season of Netflix's dystopian anthology series features an episode named after a Smiths' lyric, and episodes directed by Jodie Foster and John Hillcoat. Continue reading…
A literary grifter gets his comeuppance, Seattle's cultural spaces get more money, and the U-Men get a reissue. by Amber Cortes John Smelcer is not who he says he is. SCREENGRAB FROM JOHNSMELCER.COM Rich Smith Went Down a Rabbit Hole...Show More Summary