When everyone strives to sound just like Adele or Westlife, something has been lost
Years following the 1916 carnage at Mametz Wood, artist-poet David Jones wrote his First World War epic poem, In Parenthesis. Blending reportage, eulogy and autobiography with historical collective dream, the combination proves eloquent in composer Iain Bell’s new operatic setting, commissioned by the Welsh National Opera for its 70th anniversary season to commemorate the centenary of the Battle of the Somme.
As he releases his 15th studio album, the French composer and music producer discusses his four-decade career
While sex continues to be a source of shame, we need artists who are unapologetically sexual. There’s an unbridled joy to his frank, steamy approach that overrides political correctness
The highlights of rare and controversial proms performances
Jim Carter, best known as Mr Carson, talks about interviewing some of the greats of Rock about the king of skiffle, Lonnie Donegan, who inspired them all
'Music is very important to us and is often closely linked to our identity'
Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan took to the stage at the Troubador in LA
A guided tour of the offices of Robert Abel & Associates resulted in a significant addition to the singer's stage attire
Download: I Exhale; If Rah; Low Burn; Santiago Cuatro; Motorhome
It is possible to discover a remarkable amount of information about a person simply by asking about his or her musical tastes
Both Madness and superstar producer Nile Rodgers are preparing to host new summer events. It’s part of a trend for artists and their managements to take the sure-fire route to the top of the bill
Should we follow what research says, or is listening to music while working just down to individual preference?
With proper support and help in adapting musical instruments, the UK’s only disabled-led regional orchestra is hitting all the right notes with a unique musical event
Download: Please Be Naked; Lostmyhead; Somebody Else; Nana; She Lays Down
“I know I absolutely chose the right career. I am a creative, strong, outspoken woman, and my voice will not be silenced