It is arguably the best album by indubitably one of the most influential guitar bands of all time; the fact that The Smiths’ third studio album still (...)

Robert Plant’s new album Carry Fire is out next week

Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant’s latest album is now available to stream on The Irish Times. Carry Fire, Plant’s 11th solo album, will be releas(...)

Jerry Lewis
Mercurial film maker and comedian
  • People
  • August 26, 2017, 04:10

Jerry Lewis, the comedian and filmmaker who was adored by many, disdained by others, but unquestionably a defining figure of American entertainment in(...)

French telecom and Media group Altice founder Patrick Drahi. The firm is exploring a bid for Charter Communications, the second-largest US cable operator and the owner of assets formerly held by Time Warner Cable.

Altice, the deal-hungry cable and telecoms group controlled by Franco-Israeli billionaire Patrick Drahi, is lining up a potential $185 billion (€157 b(...)

It’s little wonder that the Linkin Park of today are eager to distance themselves from the band that released Hybrid Theory 17 years ago. Nu-metal? Ra(...)

Hang time:   Bill Murray,  Bugs Bunny and Michael Jordan in Space Jam. Photograph:  Warner Bros./Getty Images

Who could have predicted the lingering legacy of Space Jam? The film’s outline reads like a Hollywood executive’s drug-induced fever dream when you la(...)

The powerful people, in the view of south London twins Will and Matt Ritson, are the people on the ground as opposed to the numpties at the top. That’(...)

Acourt recently ruled Ireland’s internet service providers have to block three of the most popular sites from their services

What’s the gist of it? If you are using a multimedia box to stream content, the recent court ruling that Ireland’s internet service providers (ISPs) (...)

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Six major film and TV studios have secured injunctions directing internet service providers to block access to websites involved in illegal streaming (...)

A scene from season six of Game of Thrones, one of the most pirated shows in history. “In order to watch Game of Thrones I’d need to pay for a Sky subscription for a year. But I can’t get Sky because of my location”

The movie industry can sell you almost anything except, it seems, the notion that if you want to watch it you have to pay for it. Pirate content is b(...)