On 30 April 1999, a nail bomb exploded in Soho's Admiral Duncan gay pub.Three people were killed and many others injured.
No one could accuse Domino Records man Laurence Bell of not having put in the hours.A brave notion, but the same appetite for eccentricity remains an integral part of the label's core values, illustrated by one of the label's recent signings, Tricky.
In the last two years, however, with Arctic Monkeys and Franz Ferdinand, Laurence Bell's Domino records has become responsible for the career of two of the country's biggest bands.It's a remarkable achievement, but in an industry as savagely caricatured as the music business, Domino's successes stand out all the better as an example of a kind of particularly honourable fandom.
Tony Scott's Domino is 'sort of' (the film's words) based on the fascinating career of Domino Harvey (Keira Knightley).The daughter of movie star Laurence Harvey, she rebelled against her privileged, upper-middle-class British background and became a bounty hunter in Los Angeles, tracking down bail jumpers with various violent lowlifes.
The decision to stage the Oscars one month earlier in 2004 has sparked a domino effect in the world of awards shows, with rival organisers scrambling to precede it in the calendar or face virtual extinction.Next year's Oscars ceremony will take place on February 29, a month earlier than the traditional March date: this year's is on March 23.
Restaurant chains are turning to complex debt deals that lower their borrowing costs, but at the price of control over their most valuable assets.This summer, Domino’s Pizza Inc.
Historically, high-profile investment experts have loved DPZ stock and they usually defended it on dips.View photosGrab a Slice of Domino's Pizza, Inc.