Barometer: Phoenix, Camera Obscura; Peter Gabriel; Madlib; Paulo Nutini; St Vincent
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Friday 22 May 2009
Phoenix, Love Like a Sunset
This sprawling epic is a haunting counterpoint to the poppier elements of their new album
Camera Obscura, My Maudlin Career
A perfect slice of melancholy Scottish indie pop from band's latest album of the same name
Peter Gabriel, The Book of Love
TV show Scrubs used this lovely, strings-laden cover of a Magnetic Fields song for the closing musical montage of its latest series
Swirling instrumental hip hop from the producer's 2008 tribute to J Dilla
Paulo Nutini, 10/10
Caledonian soul blue-beat from the boy blessed with a voice old before his time
St Vincent, The Stranger
Spooky, kooky and altogether great pop tones
film Sex scene trailer sees a shirtless Jamie Dornan turn up the heat
Maisie Williams single-handedly rises to the challengeTV
Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 Stephen Fry explains what he would say if he was 'confronted by God'
- 2 Venezuela Expo Tattoo 2015: Extreme body art from 'Vampire Woman' to 109mm earlobes
- 3 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 4 Ball pool for adults opens in London
- 5 Rashida Jones speaks out against male-centric porn saying 'women should have sex and feel good about it'
Gorillaz Phase 4: Cartoon supergroup is back as new artwork is unveiled
Venezuela Expo Tattoo 2015: Extreme body art from 'Vampire Woman' to 109mm earlobes
Game of Thrones really doesn't want Danny Dyer - EastEnders star rejected three times
Game of Thrones season 5 trailer: The first full-length look is here
Sia apologises for 'Elastic Heart' music video that sees Shia LaBeouf wrestle 12-year-old Maddie Ziegler
Stephen Fry explains what he would say if he was 'confronted by God'
9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure
Have we reached 'peak food'? Shortages loom as global production rates slow
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures
Hard line on immigration could cost Tories the election