Spinal Tap

‘This Is Spinal Tap 2’: here’s what Rob Reiner told us about the long-awaited sequel

"We wouldn’t try unless we thought we had something that could work"

Spinal Tap drummer Ric Parnell has died, aged 70

Parnell played Mick Shrimpton in the 1984 cult classic film ‘This Is Spinal Tap'

‘This Is Spinal Tap’ creators set up licensing body to exclusively manage film’s rights

It comes after settling a four-year legal battle with StudioCanal

Watch Spinal Tap reunite for 35th anniversary performance – featuring Elvis Costello

This weekend saw the cast of This Is Spinal Tap reunite for a special screening and live performance to celebrate the classic rock mockumentary's...

Spinal Tap should have ‘trademarked the colour black’, says bassist Derek Smalls

Spinal Tap bassist Harry Smalls has spoken about going solo from the spoof metal band and their missed opportunity at collecting royalties from Metallica. In an...

Spinal Tap’s Derek Smalls teams up with Foo Fighters and Red Hot Chili Peppers members for new album

Members of Red Hot Chili Peppers and Foo Fighters appear on the new album from Spinal Tap character Derek Smalls. Smalls - portrayed by The Simpsons'...

Spinal Tap to return next year, hints creator Christopher Guest

Spoof metal band last emerged in 2009 for a comeback album and tour