Portugal midfielder Renato Sanches scores against Poland

Golden Boy Renato Sanches and other young stars of sport

Renato Sanches was born on 18 August 1997. At 18, he’d already won the Primeira Liga and Taca da Liga with Benfica, was a standout performer in Portugal’s first ever major trophy victory and won a €35 million transfer to Bayern Munich. Good lord. At that age, we were still figuring out what the hell […]

Thom Yorke of Radiohead performs live

The Most Iconic Band Symbols of All Time

The 1970s was the golden age of the band logos and fonts – to read the name Led Zeppelin was to see it written in the that iconic tall typeface. For a few decades, bands seemed to forget all about the art of symbology – though Prince did infamously abandon his actual name in favour […]

Gotye performs live

Five phenomenal drummer lead singers

Let’s take a moment to recognise the guy bashing the round things at the back of the stage. Someone’s got to keep time while everyone else has fun, right? Okay, that might be a bit unkind, especially when we’ve all seen the drummer at the wrong gig. Just don’t get us started on the drum […]

Weezer singer Rivers Cuomo

Five Majorly Different Cover Songs of All-Time Classics

Remember when Susan Boyle first appeared on Britain’s Got Talent? Her rendition of ‘I Dreamed a Dream’ simply blew Simon Cowell, Amanda Holden and Piers Morgan away, reminding all of us never to judge a book by its cover. While some might be sceptical of her decision to record Madonna’s ‘Like a Prayer’ for new […]

Bob Dylan performs live

Four Artists To Namecheck Nobel Prize Winner Bob Dylan

Way back in 1961 when a dozen eggs cost 30 cents and Breakfast at Tiffany’s premiered in cinemas, a 19-year-old boy with a wild bouffant made his way to New York City to meet his musical idol Woody Guthrie. Little did Robert Zimmerman know that six decades later, he would be the first musician to […]