News The psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud, who died in 1939

Police are hunting burglars who tried to steal the ashes of psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud from a London crematorium.

Winehouse tops album chart

Amy Winehouse reached the top of the album chart last night, more than four months after her death. Her posthumous collection Lioness: Hidden Treasures, which features original tracks and covers, was released last Monday.

Howard Jacobson: The futility of trying to escape one's destiny

Last week the cricket writer Peter Roebuck died.

Leading article: Don't compromise Amy Winehouse's artistic legacy

Were Amy Winehouse still alive, would she be releasing an album in a month's time consisting mostly of previously unreleased tracks and alternative versions of old songs? We'll never know, but it seems unlikely.

An album of unreleased tracks by Amy Winehouse is to go on sale

New Amy Winehouse album to be released

An album of unreleased tracks by Amy Winehouse is to go on sale just months after the singer's death.

Album: Maverick Sabre, Lonely Are the Brave (Mercury)

Soul-rapper Maverick Sabre has steadily built a devoted following, as witness the Jazz Cafe audience enthusiastically singing along with "They Found Him a Gun", the bonus track concluding Lonely Are the Brave.

Amy Winehouse worth £2 million at time of death

Amy Winehouse was worth just over £2 million at the time of her death.

Mercury rising: The top 20

The 20th Mercury Prize is awarded this week. To celebrate, Simmy Richman presents the greatest hits of the 'alternative to the Brits'

Winehouse looms large over Mobos

Amy's goddaughter is shortlisted for an award at the Mobos, which will feature a tribute to the late singer

Caro Emerald, Jazz Café, London

Dutch diva puts on a vintage show

Letter from the editor: Press play, and smile

We don’t talk about music enough. Three sad stories in today’s paper got us all humming. The subsequent discussions got decidedly heated.

Winehouse 'not on drugs the night she died'

The singer's public battle with drink and drugs meant her death at 27 prompted suggestions that they were the cause

View from Amol Rajan: The inconvenient truths that spoil a good headline

To a much greater extent than is generally acknowledged, we use events to justify conclusions we were already minded to make.

George Michael, State Opera House, Prague

"I'm totally winging it," George Michael admits. Justifiably, the "Wake Me Up Before You Go Go" singer has the "jitterbugs". It's been a turbulent couple of decades and this is an emotional, confessional gig.

No illegal substance found in Amy Winehouse's body

Toxicology results show there were "no illegal substances" in Amy Winehouse's body at the time of her death, her family said today.

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