Jamie Cullum

  1. Bacharach Opens Electric Proms

    October 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Veteran songwriter Burt Bacharach launched the five-day BBC Electric Proms series at the Roundhouse venue in Camden, north London, with a set packed with classic hits and featuring guest stars. The 80-year-old composer performed at the piano along ...

  2. Knighthood For Parkinson, Reports Say

    December 28, 2007 12:00 AM EST Veteran TV talk-show presenter Michael Parkinson will be knighted in the New Year Honours list, according to reports. The Queen hands out the accolades to individuals each year to reward excellence across the various sectors of British culture. Pa ...

  3. Pianist Cullum Sets Gold Standard In U.K.

    October 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Singer/pianist Jamie Cullum was among the honorees at the annual Gold Badge Awards ceremony today (Oct. 24), held in London and organized by the British Academy of Composers & Songwriters (BACS). The annual event, now in its 34th year, pays tr ...

  4. UCJ's Holland Departs, Stainer Upped

    December 18, 2006 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Classics and Jazz has elevated Dickon Stainer from GM to managing director, with effect from January. London-based Stainer will succeed incumbent Bill Holland, who this week retires from the company after 27 years service. Holland ...

  5. Parkinson To Receive MITS Accolade

    June 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Eminent U.K. broadcaster Michael Parkinson will be the recipient of the 2005 Music Industry Trusts' Award. Parkinson, who will receive his award in a presentation at London's Grosvenor House on Nov. 7 Eminent U.K. broadcaster Michael Par ...

  6. The Beat

    December 20, 2004 12:00 AM EST Usher grabs the spotlight but also shares the stage with artists like Kanye West and Jamie Cullum. Read Melinda Newman's column. Usher grabs the spotlight but also shares the stage with artists like Kanye West and Jamie Cullum. Read Melinda N ...

  7. Van Morrison To Headline New U.K. Festival

    January 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST Van Morrison is to headline the opening night of the inaugural Blenheim Palace Music Festival, set for July 1-3 in the Great Court at English stately home Blenheim Palace in Woodstock, northwest of Ox Van Morrison is to headline the opening night ...