Albums of the Week
Albums of the Week
In Brief

Albums of the Week

New releases from Future Islands, Emmy the Great and Ermonela Jaho
23 Oct 2020
Albums of the Week
Albums of the Week
In Brief

Albums of the Week

New releases from Diana Jones, Jónsi and Gustavo Dudamel
16 Oct 2020
Alicia Keys wants you to have more soul
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In Depth

Alicia Keys wants you to have more soul

Award-winning musician has unleashed her creativity on the beauty world
2 Oct 2020
Albums of the Week: Re-Animator, Alicia, Unexpected Shadows
Albums of the Week
In Review

Albums of the Week: Re-Animator, Alicia, Unexpected Shadows

New releases from Everything Everything, Alicia Keys and Jamie Barton
2 Oct 2020
Albums of the Week
Albums of the Week
In Review

Albums of the Week

New releases from Richard and Linda Thompson, Doves and Igor Levit
25 Sep 2020
Albums of the Week
Albums of the Week
In Review

Albums of the Week

The three best new releases you should listen to
18 Sep 2020
Bank holiday virtual music festivals
Foo Fighters headlined Reading Festival in 2019
In Brief

Bank holiday virtual music festivals

Party at home throughout the upcoming three-day weekend
25 Aug 2020
The Week Unwrapped: Pet pandemic, peak meat and Covid gigs
Puppies used to smuggle heroin into the United States
In Depth

The Week Unwrapped: Pet pandemic, peak meat and Covid gigs

Are pets for life or just for lockdown? Is the world losing its taste for meat? And will concert audiences put up with being penned in?
14 Aug 2020
Is second wave of rave sparking Europe-wide Covid outbreaks?
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In Depth

Is second wave of rave sparking Europe-wide Covid outbreaks?

Authorities struggling to close down illegal parties in London and other cities around the continent
29 Jun 2020
The sound of couture: Fendi in Rome
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In Review

The sound of couture: Fendi in Rome

24 Jun 2020
The sexual assault allegations against Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber
In Depth

The sexual assault allegations against Justin Bieber

Canadian singer denies rape accusation and is threatening legal action
22 Jun 2020
Behind the Beatles’s breakup
The Beatles
In Depth

Behind the Beatles’s breakup

Handwritten lyrics to Hey Jude sell for £730,000 in auction to mark 50 years since the band broke up
17 Apr 2020
Best ways to learn music from home
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In Depth

Best ways to learn music from home

Start your lockdown musical journey with the right help
15 Apr 2020
Reaction: Bob Dylan releases first new song in eight years
Bob Dylan
In Brief

Reaction: Bob Dylan releases first new song in eight years

Songwriting legend surprises fans with J.F.K.-themed track
27 Mar 2020
Glastonbury 2020: is the festival going ahead?
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In Depth

Glastonbury 2020: is the festival going ahead?

‘Fingers firmly crossed’ as organisers announce this year’s Worthy Farm line-up
13 Mar 2020
Eurovision 2020 odds - who is the favourite?
James newman
In Depth

Eurovision 2020 odds - who is the favourite?

Coronavirus threatens to cancel the contest
11 Mar 2020
Court rules that Led Zeppelin did not steal Stairway riff
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In Brief

Court rules that Led Zeppelin did not steal Stairway riff

Iconic track has grossed $3.4m during five-year battle
11 Mar 2020
What Genesis have been doing for 13 years
Genesis
In Brief

What Genesis have been doing for 13 years

Rock legends to reunite for first shows since 2007
4 Mar 2020
Who won what at the Brits?
Dave
In Brief

Who won what at the Brits?

Dave takes home album of the year after describing the prime minister as a racist
19 Feb 2020
Brit Awards turns 40: the most memorable moments
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In Depth

Brit Awards turns 40: the most memorable moments

From Madonna’s fall to Geri Halliwell’s dress, the Brits have always been spicy
18 Feb 2020
James Bond theme: critics rate Billie Eilish’s title track
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In Depth

James Bond theme: critics rate Billie Eilish’s title track

Grammy winner draws rave reviews for ‘dramatic, unsettling ballad’
14 Feb 2020
Who is slowthai and what happened at the NME Awards?
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In Depth

Who is slowthai and what happened at the NME Awards?

Rapper confronts audience member after ‘harassing’ host Katherine Ryan
13 Feb 2020
In photos: who won what at the Grammys
Billie Eilish
In Depth

In photos: who won what at the Grammys

Billie Eilish claims five awards and a place in the record books
27 Jan 2020
Best Bond songs: how will Billie Eilish compare?
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In Depth

Best Bond songs: how will Billie Eilish compare?

Bond producers hoping for hat-trick of Best Song Oscars
15 Jan 2020
Two new David Bowie albums ensure the legend lives on
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In Brief

Two new David Bowie albums ensure the legend lives on

Posthumous releases follow spike in interest in Bowie’s music since his 2016 death
9 Jan 2020
What’s on this weekend? From Le Mans ‘66 to Cinderella
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In Review

What’s on this weekend? From Le Mans ‘66 to Cinderella

Your guide to what’s worth seeing and reading this weekend
15 Nov 2019
Best theatre shows to book for Christmas 2019
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In Review

Best theatre shows to book for Christmas 2019

From festive family fun to an unholy lustful nun
4 Nov 2019
What is Beyonce Mass?
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In Depth

What is Beyonce Mass?

Songs ranging from Formation to Flaws and All used to frame religious narratives
22 Oct 2019
52 ideas that changed the world - 18. Music
Music
In Depth

52 ideas that changed the world - 18. Music

This emotive but hard-to-define art form has played a pivotal role in human evolution
11 Oct 2019
HMV launches huge entertainment store in Birmingham
HMV
In Brief

HMV launches huge entertainment store in Birmingham

New ‘destination’ branch opens just months after nationwide closures and job losses
11 Oct 2019
Is Nicki Minaj really retiring from music?
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In Depth

Is Nicki Minaj really retiring from music?

The 36-year-old rapper says she wants to focus on starting a family
6 Sep 2019
Jackson, Mississippi: an education in blues and heartache
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In Review

Jackson, Mississippi: an education in blues and heartache

A down-home journey to the hardscrabble home of the Mississippi blues
13 Aug 2019
Why K-pop sensation BTS are going on hiatus
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In Depth

Why K-pop sensation BTS are going on hiatus

Band wants to ‘recharge and refresh’ after six years in the public eye
12 Aug 2019
Why everyone’s talking about A$AP Rocky
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In Depth

Why everyone’s talking about A$AP Rocky

Donald Trump is backing American rapper on trial in Sweden for assault
31 Jul 2019
The three most-played songs on UK radio this century
Snow Patrol frontman Gary Lightbody
In Brief

The three most-played songs on UK radio this century

Snow Patrol ballad tops list despite failing to reach No.1 on release
17 Jul 2019
Best festivals of 2019 in London and the UK
Glastonbury
In Depth

Best festivals of 2019 in London and the UK

From rocking out on an island to raving on a country estate, the British music scene has it all
15 Jul 2019
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