Mvula's gripping performance in an intimate setting brought to mind the intensity of Billie Holiday and Sarah Vaughan
Angry wasps are swarming in the eaves of Joan Baez’s Californian home, but otherwise all is as it should be in the life of a woman who has devoted herself to the cause of peace.
Two members of the feminist punk band Pussy Riot have drawn parallels between Russia’s inhumane treatment of prisoners and Australia’s asylum seeker policy.
The now retired master of Japanese animation to get honorary gong at this years Academy Awards
After a falling out with his record label, a disappointing reception for his latest album, World Peace Is None Of Your Business, and a bout of poor health, Morrissey is finally on the up.
Dame Fortune smiled and my Kate Bush ticket turned out to be a winner. Recklessly purchased for the price of a colour-TV licence, it placed me at the final frontier 'twixt artist and audience, on the borderline between the mundane and the magical. The front row.
Mathew Knowles, the pop star’s former manager, says that the incident was a ‘Jedi mind trick’ staged to boost ticket and album sales for all parties involved
In the 70s it was all about making cheap beer and saving money. But Britain's new wave of homebrewing aficionados are giving professional breweries a run for their money
New lows for both Robert DeNiro and Zac Effron in this funny but awful film full of male nudity (Effron), spanking the monkey (DeNiro) and lots and lots of sex talk (again by DeNiro!)
There is no reason the Scandis should call dibs on this distinctive, flavoursome loaf, so here is a recipe for a simple, everyday rye. But should you mix this hardy grain with another flour? And what is the right way to get a good rise?
Rihanna’s eighth studio album limped out on Wednesday night after a shambolic buildup – and it marks a new direction for her