The best album of 2013 so far? There are some strong contenders. Vampire Weekend’s inventive CD. Surprise returns by David Bowie and My Bloody Valentine. Laura Marling’s latest. Laura Mvula’s debut.
Rival rock shows featuring Justin Timberlake and Lionel Richie, a jilted Zoe Wanamaker, views of Paris, and the first night of the Proms are our choices for London this weekend.
Kanye West’s Messiah complex has reached new heights. The man who once said that people looked at him as if he was Hitler has a new album called “Yeezus” with a one song, “I Am a God” (subtitled “featuring God”.)
An emotional Adele led winners at the Brit music awards in London last night.
Albums by Dizzee Rascal and Corinne Bailey Rae are on the 12-strong shortlist for the U.K.’s 2010 Barclaycard Mercury Prize announced today.
It was meant to be a lazy evening of thoughtful folk music in a London park.
Lady Gaga immodestly predicts her next CD will be “the greatest album of the decade.” Not everyone will agree. She faces tough competition.
The year started with Lady Gaga’s forecast that her new CD would be the century’s best.
Things were never likely to go to plan at rock’s greatest show on earth this weekend.
Some of the best new music is coming from little-known female singers with strong claims to be the new Lady Gaga or Joni Mitchell . Here are some worth downloading.