INTERVIEW: Sara Cox

November 24th, 2012 by Dean Piper

Mother, presenter and proud northerner Sara Cox has been a voice in our ears since the glory days of ‘Ladette’ television when she hosted Channel Four’s The Girlie Show. Nowadays she’s a mother-of-three, is a regular on both BBC Radio 1 and 2 and keeps us all entertained with her fantastically overactive imagination. Speaking as [...]

INTERVIEW: Donna Air and Markus Lupfer

November 24th, 2012 by Dean Piper

Actress Donna Air and London Fashion Week designer Markus Lupfer have joined forces to launch a children’s range for girls at high street store Debenhams. It’s Lupfer’s trademark fun designs teamed together with cute ideas, beautiful fabrics and, of course, trendy slogans. I caught up with the pair this week at London’s Sketch for the [...]

INTERVIEW: Freddie Flintoff

November 23rd, 2012 by Dean Piper

Freddie Flintoff was known for his boozy escapades off the pitch nearly as much as his international cricket career. But these days you won’t see him touching a drop of alcohol, eating a carbohydrate or behaving badly – because he’s on a mission to become a professional boxer. And what began as a bit of [...]

INTERVIEW: Ellie Goulding

October 7th, 2012 by Dean Piper

There’s no doubting Ellie Goulding is onto a winner with new album Halcyon. It’s dark, electro, mysterious and fascinating. And the lady herself isn’t your average pop puppet either. She jumps from subject to subject and keeps you enthralled with her conversation and you get a feeling a night out with her would be a [...]

Taylor Swift on new album Red and her exhausting love life!

October 6th, 2012 by Dean Piper

Taylor Swift sounds like she’s used her flings with Taylor Lautner, John Mayer and Joe Jonas to make an extra great new album. She may be happily settled with new man Conor Kennedy now but her new album Red sounds like it has all her heartache channelled into it. Reflecting on her love life she [...]

Geri Halliwell: “I’d jump at touring again with the Spice Girls!”

October 6th, 2012 by Dean Piper

Geri Halliwell says she’s up for a second Spice Girls Reunion world tour. The artist formerly known as Ginger revealed: “The door isn’t shut and I love singing with the girls. “We could do a world tour tomorrow and I would absolutely love to do that. I would absolutely do that. It would be amazing [...]

INTERVIEW: No Doubt’s Gwen Stefani and Tony Kanal

October 6th, 2012 by Dean Piper

No Doubt are one of the biggest bands in the world but for the last eleven years they’ve been on a musical hiatus. Now they are back with a stunning fourth studio album, Push And Shove, out now, and Gwen Stefani’s abs are just as impressive as the new tunes. This time around it was [...]

Pink talks motherhood, touring and why she will never judge on X Factor

September 18th, 2012 by Dean Piper

Pink was in town this week to play the iTunes Festival at the Roundhouse in Camden. I met with the star to discuss motherhood and touring. I asked her why she’s never been a judge on a reality show like X Factor and she told me: “Because I have a life. I have a kid [...]