Wino’s thought for the day

It’s simple. In life, only one thing is certain, apart from death and taxes. No matter how hard you try, no matter how good your intentions, you are going to make mistakes. You’re going to hurt people. You’re going to get hurt. And at the end you must accept regrets, as long as you can … [Read the full story]

Lindsay Lohan admits to being an alkie

Lindsay Lohan has admitted that she is addicted to alcohol and has dabbled with cocaine use in the past. In a tell-all interview with Oprah Winfrey, Lindsay confesses she does have a problem with alcohol and has snorted cocaine ’10-15 times’. In the past Lindsay said she had only taken the drug 3 or 4 … [Read the full story]

The Oscars are nearly upon us – a quick preview

I know I am a little early for the big show…but who cares. This has been one of the best years for movies since Ben Hur, or even Robin Hood (with Errol Flynn). The American film industry and the big studios, who put in mega bucks to make films, will expect to gain some reward … [Read the full story]

Paul Weller struggles with alcoholism

Paul Weller has discussed his battle with drink, stating: “I think I’m an alcoholic”. In a recent interview, the singer revealed he had given up drinking over a year ago because he feared that his hedonistic lifestyle was going to kill him. Weller, who releases his new album ‘Sonik Kicks’ on March 26, said: “I … [Read the full story]

Wino’s thoughts and views on DRY JULY

There’s an old saying..and it goes something like, “A sober man wishing he could stand up and have the guts to say what a drunk man would say, and a drunk man wishing he’d just shut the hell up and act like a sober man”. Of course, that’s not how it’s said…I’ve been drunk for … [Read the full story]

You must be getting Satisfaction, Ronnie

It must be easy for Ronnie Wood to slow down on his drinking when he’s got a bird like Ana Aroujo. She’s quite enough to intoxicate you. Arty Ron, 64, uses her as his model when he’s painting pictures. And these new photos prove that she brushes up extremely well. The Brazilian beauty, 31, who has … [Read the full story]

Of course the Bay City Rollers were on drugs, you have to be to look that ridiculous

Les McKeown is eating his full English very daintily, carving teeny strips off his fried egg, neatly dissecting his grilled tomato, sawing his fried bread into immaculate soldiers, and talking in startling detail about his sex life. ‘I basically tried everything, threesomes, foursomes, women, men, all the extremes,’ he says brightly. ‘At one stage there … [Read the full story]

The Monkees are still monkeying around

Given their advancing years, you’d be forgiven for doubting whether there’ll be much monkeying around. Yesterday The Monkees announced they would be reforming for a 45th anniversary tour. The band, who broke up in 1971, were put together by music executives in 1966 to star in a TV comedy and to be the U.S. answer … [Read the full story]

The Models cancel concert to respect band member who killed himself

The Models have cancelled their reunion gig in Perth after band member, James Freud, committed suicide in Melbourne last week. They were due to play at the Perth International Arts Festival at the Becks Music Box on February the 17th, 2011. James Freud had battled with alcoholism but had been sober for the last five … [Read the full story]