The Barometer: Surfer Blood; Joanna Newsome; Caribou; Erykah Badu; Major Lazer; 50 Cent
Surfer Blood Swim (To Reach The End)
Reverb drenched and Lou Reed-flavoured, "Swim" justifies Surfer Blood's hype following support slots with The Drums.
Joanna Newsom Good Intentions Paving Company
The latest song to emerge from her forthcoming triple album is a bold and brilliant country-jazz piano jaunt.
From the Canadian producer's forthcoming album "Swim", this is sleek minimalist disco.
Erykah Badu Jump Up In The Air And Stay There
Neo-soul queen turned retro eccentric precedes the release of her next album with this grimey hip-hop body rocker featuring Lil Wayne and Bilal.
Major Lazer Halo
Fresh from her Grammy wins, Beyoncé gets a dancehall meets electro makeover from Diplo and friends.
50 Cent Many Men (Gonzales Piano RMX)
Canadian musical oddball Gonzales deploys his piano to rework 50 Cent with glorious results.
Arts & Ents blogs
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- 2 Saudis risk new Muslim division with proposal to move Mohamed’s tomb
- 3 A teacher speaks out: 'I'm effectively being forced out of a career that I wanted to love'
- 4 Cee Lo Green: It is only rape if the victim is conscious
- 5 Nigerian witch-finder Helen Ukpabio threatens legal action against human rights organisations
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