Charlie Watts

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Manchester City’s Gabriel Jesus celebrates scoring their second goal during the  Premier League  match against  Burnley  at  Turf Moor. Photograph: Peter Powell/EPA

“The band,” Premier Sports had revealed last week, “is back together!” And there they were come Tuesday evening, on our telly screens all over again(...)

Arsenal players celebrate Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s goal against Tottenham at Emirates Stadium on Sunday,  as a banana skin is thrown onto the pitch.  Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire

Unai Emery has condemned the incident during Sunday’s north London derby in which a banana skin was thrown from the stands towards the Arsenal striker(...)

The Rolling Stones: Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood and Charlie Watts

Whether we love, loathe or are indifferent to them, The Rolling Stones are the sole remnants of the first wave of world-dominating Britpop that includ(...)

Mick Jagger and Keith Richards of The Rolling Stones take another twirl on their  endlessly twirling money-magnet. Photograph: Reuters/Kimimasa Mayama

The oldest musical instrument in the world is a 42,000-year-old bone flute found in southwestern Germany. This week I watched a similar instrument bei(...)

“I don’t know what I would do if I stopped”: Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts. Photograph: PR company handout

Charlie Watts, the 76-year-old Rolling Stones drummer who with his septuagenarian colleagues has announced the band’s first Irish dates since 2007, ha(...)