The Barometer: Luke Haines; Cant; Cate le Bon; Sufjan Stevens; RJLC; Japandroids
Friday 16 October 2009
Luke Haines 21st Century Man
Britain's most fearlessly offensive songwriter paints his jaw-dropping masterpiece for the 21st century.
From Grizzly Bear's bass player and producer Chris Taylor's new side project, "Ghosts" takes Beach Boys harmonies and twists them into something spooky.
Cate le Bon Digging Song
Welsh songstress strikes a chord with her debut album 'Me Oh My' and this little folky harmonica-fuelled song.
Sufjan Stevens Isorhythmic Night Dance with Interchanges
Neo-minimalist confection of fluttering woodwind and bustling brass from the oddball genius's latest project.
RJLC Another Day
Bubbling on the underground, this coming crooner tackles every day strife with the sweetest of melodies.
Japandroids Wet Hair
Before you catch this hotly tipped Vancouver duo when they play later this month, hear this addictive slice of lo-fi visceral punk energy.
Game of Thrones
Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 Huawei Mate S and Huawei Watch: new products take on iPhone 6 Plus and Apple Watch
- 2 More than 11,000 Icelanders offer to house Syrian refugees to help European crisis
- 3 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?
- 4 Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train
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
Akram Khan: Choreographer says dance is 'as important as maths and being a doctor'
Common words you're probably misusing: From 'enormity' to 'ultimately', 'gambit' to 'fortuitous'
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
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?
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