Elisa Bray is The Independent's Rock & Pop Editor
02 February 2015 05:42 PM
Get little ones off to the land of nod with a bit of help. IndyBest finds comforters for tired infants (and new parents)
26 January 2015 06:05 PM
Artists have been ditching downloads and playing whole albums for fans at listening parties and gigs. Elisa Bray reports
09 January 2015 12:18 PM
Victoria Hesketh has taken her own path rather than become a 'singing Barbie'
28 November 2014 11:58 AM
Singer Oli Sykes: 'I guess we didn’t know how far the band would come along, but at the same time there are not many English bands that have of this kind of heaviness that have achieved it'
16 November 2014 06:00 AM
With two weeks to go until the start of Advent, the IndyBest finds festive cocoa treats for all the family
Alt-J interview: Collaborations with stars like Miley Cyrus signal a whole new direction for the boys from Leeds
26 September 2014 10:37 AM
Alt-J on the new nerve-racking expectations on the band after their recent stunning success
12 September 2014 01:55 PM
After 10 years Syd Arthur are getting the attention their freewheelin’ music deserves
26 August 2014 07:18 PM
Award-winning cellist Rachael Lander’s career was almost destroyed by the alcohol she drank to fight stage fright. Now she’s playing with Elbow and Ellie Goulding
14 August 2014 12:00 AM
They didn’t spend enough time in the library and struggled with lectures, but our six celebrities made firm friends, enjoyed their subjects and some even mastered spaghetti bolognese
25 July 2014 12:00 AM
As online music-streaming grows exponentially, top musicians share their hopes and fears
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
JK Rowling responds to fan tweeting she 'can't see' Dumbledore being gay
Street preacher quoting from the Bible fined for calling homosexuality an 'abomination'
Jeremy Clarkson sacked live: Alan Yentob 'wouldn't rule out' ex Top Gear host's BBC return
Woman filmed launching racist tirade against men on the Tube for speaking in 'own lingo'
The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
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