Erasure

Erasure’s Andy Bell wants to become beekeeper

Erasure’s Andy Bell wants to become beekeeper

Erasure frontman Andy Bell plans to sell honey in Spain. The 54-year-old star has revealed he is keen to become a beekeeper and make some extra cash by selling the sugary syrup, after he previously revealed how hard it is to maintain his Majorca pad financially in 2014. He told The Sun newspaper’s Bizarre column: "I want to spend more time at my villa and start keeping my own bees and s... »

Andy Bell to start work on new Erasure album this summer

Andy Bell to start work on new Erasure album this summer

Andy Bell and Vince Clarke are to start work on the new Erasure album this summer. The British synthpop duo released their 17th studio LP ‘World Be Gone’ in 2017 and the pair have made plans to go into the studio in July to write their next batch of songs once Andy has finished his upcoming ‘Let’s Rock’ festival headline slots. Andy, 54, admits he and Vince, 58, never... »

Soft Cell to perform final ever show

Soft Cell to perform final ever show

Synth pop pioneers Soft Cell have reunited for a "final show". Marc Almond and David Ball are getting back together for a last celebration of their career with their fans at The O2 arena in London. Singer Almond, 60, announced the curtain call for Soft Cell on Wednesday (21.02.18) and admitted it was the perfect time to give the fans what they want as it is the "40th year" of t... »

Sam Smith’s comeback shock

Sam Smith’s comeback shock

Sam Smith admits it has been a "big shock to the system" returning to the spotlight. The ‘Too Good At Goodbyes’ singer recently made his musical comeback after over a year away from public life and he has found it to be a big adjustment stepping back into the limelight and being scrutinised again. He told BANG Showbiz: "It’s actually awful [coming back] I’ve ... »

Boy George, Bananarama for Children in Need concert

Boy George, Bananarama for Children in Need concert

Boy George, Erasure and Bananarama are to perform at BBC Children in Need Rocks the 80s. The fundraising concert, which will be staged at The SSE Arena, Wembley, in London, on 19 October, will feature a string of iconic acts from the decade, including Europe, Imagination, Jason Donovan, Katrina from Katrina & The Waves, Nick Heyward, OMD, and UB40 Featuring Ali, Astro and Mickey, as well as 19... »