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The ex-Bombay Bicycle Club backing singer talks new album and married life
Singer Brittany Howard, drummer Steve Johnson and guitarist Heath Fogg talk new album, Sound & Colour, and balancing band/work life
Outstanding Ibeyi, shouty Young Fathers, and lacklustre Libertines
Even Pharrell's misogynistic set couldn't dampen the spirits at Glastonbury
There's no mistaking that this set is all about one man, one brand
A hugging workshop is just one of many events you can attend
The most exciting week of the year in Somerset is here again – not going? Experience all the best bits with our live blog
Florence and the Machine and Pussy Riot were the talk of Worthy Farm
An engaging piece made frustrating by a lack of resolution
There was something unsatisfactory about a show that tried to offer something for everyone
Some possible reasons why Churchill won the war, but lost the peace
World music blogger Brian Shimkovitz is finally paying back the African artists who made him famous, with his own record label.
Looking at those festivals off the beaten track
All the fun of the festival without having to camp out.
Catch some rays as well as music
These festivals have plenty to keep kids entertained.