- The Week Rock’n’Roll Fought Back!
Kevin EG Perry takes Alex Turner’s rallying cry at last week’s Brit Awards to the streets…
Beck spent the last six years recovering from a spinal injury, making music for other people. Finally he returns with ‘Morning Phase’, a gorgeous California record that’s among his best, writes Ian Cohen
- Neneh Cherry
Neneh Cherry is back with her first solo album in 17 years, written following her mother’s death. “Even though I’ve been a mother since I was 18, it really made me understand what being a mother is,” she tells Mathew Horton
- From The Vaults: Madonna, 1983
Twenty-five years since the release of ‘Like A Prayer’, we reprint Barney Hoskyns’ feature with a fresh-faced Madonna on her first visit to the UK, back in 1983.
- What does the new Horrors album sound like?
First up, Faris needs to decide what he’s calling the songs
ALSO INSIDE THIS WEEK
- Steve Lamacq
- Perfect Pussy
- Brody Dalle
- Bombay Bicycle Club
- Real Estate
- Willis Earl Beal
- Linda Perhacs
- Blood Red Shoes
- The Men
- Parquet Courts
- Speedy Ortiz