The Canadians confirm their place among the decade’s best bands in typically spectacular fashion
Parkland might seem to have shaken the United States, but the gun debate will go on as insoluble as ever
Spurs fan Will Baldwin-Pask ponders: are they just style over substance?
Dan Snaith aka Caribou struggles to find rhythm or rest place on perplexing second album as Daphni
How the gory, magical escapism of ‘Game of Thrones’ lost out to a White House in chaos
The British people keep calling the government’s bluff, so why are they still going all-in?
The one-time ‘biggest band in the world’ have little to lose or prove with their seventh output: Will the Nashville boys regain their title?
19 years since Biggie Smalls’ death, can we interpret one of rap’s classics as an unlikely take on feminism?
Manchester-born Floating Points takes on the challenge of a live set followed by four hours at Hidden in the space of one night. But who would prevail: the producer, or the DJ?
The once great music mag finally gives up pressing
Will Toledo takes on modern masculinity to confirm his band as one of the best in indie-rock right now
The heavy metal legends wage a long-awaited war on Manchester
The classic rock revivalists return with more grand structures, more guitar solos and more songs than necessary
On their seventh album, the ever-strong survivors of alternative rock try new things with the same old successes
Your girlfriend’s favourite new producer takes his bedroom-made beats to stage via the best means possible – jazz.
I was in a dark place, like Charlie Sheen, or a Chilean miner
Manchester hosts the semi-final of the nation’s most manic live music competition. The winner takes all—including a claim to best new act in the city. There can only be one