The Barometer: Jukebox the Ghost; Liars; The XX; Owen Pallett; Flying Lotus; Bob Dylan
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Jukebox the Ghost Good Day
From the Washington band's forthcoming album, "Good Day" track purveys classic ebony-and-ivory pop, flavoured with quirky lyrics and inventive songwriting.
Liars Proud Evolution
The centrepiece of the art-rocker's new LP, "Sisterworld", is shimmering, menacing and brilliant.
The XX Islands (Delorean Remix)
Barcelona's Delorean give London's the XX a hazy reboot with waves of synth on a remix of "Islands".
Owen Pallett Lewis Takes Off His Shirt
Pure magic: the stand-out track from Heartland, the sparkling new LP by violin experimentalist Owen Pallett (formely Final Fantasty).
Flying Lotus Quakes
More glitchy beats from the high-flying LA producer.
Bob Dylan The Times They Are a-Changing
With Barack Obama looking on, Bob performed a stirring, piano-backed rendition of his civil-rights era classic at the White House this week.
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Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 Three-year-old ultra-Orthodox Jewish children told 'the non-Jews' are 'evil' in worksheet produced by London school
- 2 Moscow voted the world's unfriendliest city
- 3 The excuses your boss is most likely to believe when you call in sick
- 4 I'm pansexual – here are the five biggest misconceptions about my sexuality
- 5 More than 11,000 Icelanders offer to house Syrian refugees to help European crisis
The real reason Eddie Redmayne was cast as a trans woman in The Danish Girl
JK Rowling announces Harry Potter's son is starting at Hogwarts
Idris Elba is ‘too street’ to play 007, says James Bond author
Loose Women poll asking if rape is 'ever a woman's fault' sparks backlash
Akram Khan: Choreographer says dance is 'as important as maths and being a doctor'
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don’t change Europe’s attitude to refugees, what will?
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches, it's time to act
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up