The Playlist: Wavves / Icona Pop / Fantastic Mr Fox
The songs that are hot on our playlist this week
Scared of Heights
In a novel way to announce his forthcoming tour, Wavves frontman Nathan Williams filmed himself skydiving to this song from the band's recent LP of the same name.
The radio-friendly Scando-pop duo have detailed plans of their new album, releasing this incredibly catchy teaser single along with them.
Fantastic Mr Fox
Inventive, experimental house music from the Manchester-based producer/owner of influential dance label Black Acre.
Live on Letterman webcast
In playing their new album 'Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Actions' in full on the Letterman webcast, the once-massive Scottish indie-band (pictured) officially announced their return.
Theatrical and intense, this is a standout track on the band's forthcoming third album 'More Constant Than the Gods'.
Crushed Like the Car
Sophisticated power-pop from LA-native Justin Kennedy. His new EP, 'The Crushed', is out next month.
TVJamie's Sugar Rush reveal's campaigning chef's new foe
Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 Refugee crisis: Sweden the only European country with a majority favourable towards non-EU immigration
- 2 'Heartbreaking' Syria orphan photo wasn't taken in Syria and not of orphan
- 3 Bob Geldof offers to take four refugee families into his home 'immediately' as he condemns humanitarian crisis as a ‘f**king disgrace'
- 4 Malnourished two-year-old found being breastfed by dog in Chile
- 5 Bryan Cranston speaks candidly about wealth
Anne Hathaway is already being stung by Hollywood ageism, aged 32
No Escape, film review: Thriller generates plenty of excitement but soon collapses
From The Prisoner to Mad Men, elaborate title sequences are one of the keys to a great TV series
The Lobster trailer: Colin Farrell has 45 days to find a lover or he'll be turned into an animal
Spanish town saved by botched restoration of century-old Christian 'Ecce Homo' fresco of Jesus
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
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
Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees