Larry Ryan

Larry Ryan is Deputy Editor of The Independent Magazine. He has previously worked on the Home News desk and the website of The Independent and he writes the "Caught in the Net" music column for the paper's arts magazine, Radar.

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Write stuff: scenes from 'Gatz'

Gatz: Long play's journey into night

As a must-see, eight-hour enactment of The Great Gatsby opens in the West End, Larry Ryan shares some survival tips for a stint in the stalls

Sunless '97

Caught in the Net: Sunless wave rolls on

The London electro-pop group Sunless '97 have been gaining in momentum since the December release of their debut EP, Making Waves.

Neil Young
2:54

Caught in the Net: Sister act from the dark side

London-based sisters Colette and Hannah Thurlow, who trade under the name 2:54, released their debut album last week.

Sigur Ros

Caught in the Net: Seeing is believing for a soulful comeback

Soul-tinged US alt-rockers The Afghan Whigs recently reunited and last week produced their first song in over five years.

Album stream: Mina Tindle, 'Taranta'

When the French folk-pop singer Mina Tindle supported fellow Gallic artist Camille at the Barbican recently, you could tell the lesser known musician had fairly slayed the audience, when before her final song, someone shouted out for Tindle to introduce herself (it may have been a savvy employee of her record label, mind you, but still...).

Nigel Godrich

Caught in the Net: Nigel Godrich just needs another band

Hear the name Nigel Godrich and you'll likely think of Radiohead.

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