• Entertainment News

    • “Durans managers paid me to teach Simon LeBon to sing like me” -Andy Wickett

      HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  Known as the original vocalist for UK New Wave icons Duran Duran, Andy Wickett has built a solid musical career in his hometown of Birmingham, England, recording and performing both as a solo artist as well as with his band World Service. Now, Wickett & co. have released a new […]

    • INTERVIEW: Doctor Evils Wife, Mindy Sterling

      HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  Mindy Sterling was raised in the sunny beaches of Miami. Her father was a singer/comedian her mother was a dancer. She ran with that and came to Los Angeles where she got involved in improv with The Groundlings. Best known for her portrayal of Frau Farbissina in the Austin Powers trilogy, […]

    • INTERVIEW: Rock and Roll’s Hall of Fame’s Bill Bruford, of King Crimson and Genesis

      HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  Former Yes, King Crimson and Genesis drum master, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Bill Bruford has a new box set Bruford 1977-1980: Bruford is perhaps most famous for having revolutionized drumming through the use of Simmons electronic drums and his melodic drumming, though in recent years he has returned […]

    • Multi Talented award winning artist Eliana Alexander

      HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  Multi-award-winning actor (ALMA, Imagen & NYIIFVF), choreographer (Imagen) and novelist Eliana Alexander has been immersed in the entertainment world for over 30 years in front of, and behind the camera. Eliana was part of the ALMA Award-winning ensemble in Foto Novelas, the Imagen Award-winning series, and Sin Verguenza as well as the ALMA Award-nominated ensembles The Elian Gonzales […]

    • The Cindy Blackman Santana Conversation

      HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  Superstar drummer and songwriter Cindy Blackman Santana just released a new summer single, “Fun, Party, Splash,” featuring Carlos Santana and produced by Narada Michael Walden. The past few months have been a blur for Cindy Blackman Santana. She is currently touring and performing with her husband Carlos Santana, is featured […]

    • THE ROMANTICS’ Mike Skill, What I like about them …

      HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  The Romantics are an American rock band often put under the banner of power pop and new wave, formed in 1976 in Detroit, Michigan. They were influenced by 1950’s American rock and roll, Detroit’s MC5, The Stooges, early Bob Seger, Motown R&B, 1960’s garage rock as well as the British […]

    Art and Culture

    • Sassan Behnam Bakhtiar

      Sassan Behnam Bakhtiar may be the new kid on the block, but his works have already been sold by Christie’s auction house, alongside those by the reputable Parviz Tanavoli, Shirin Neshat, Farhad Moshiri, Reza Derakhshani, Charles Hossein Zenderoudi and many more. The latest to sell was his portrait of Soraya Esfandiari Bakhtiari – a member […]

    • Winners and losers in Capital of Culture

      Splendour and misery have been close neighbours in Marseille for 2,600 years. And last year, when the Phoenician city was the European Capital of Culture, was no exception. Read More

    • Eastern spirit in western watercolours

      Davide Benati is unmistakable. The distinctive mark of the painter from Reggio Emilia is his large watercolours. The Riviera Times spoke to the artist about his history and exclusive work with the Marlborough Gallery in Monaco. Read More