The long-running franchise's latest instalment "might be the summer's most satisfying blockbuster"
Kings Of Convenience : Toxic Girl
Hush, children, the mimsy Viking warlords of NAM are coming on another pillaging raid...
Confusion increases when you realise they're the feyest of the faintly ridiculous acoustic battalion, and also by some distance the best. Hence 'Toxic Girl', a self-conscious gambol through Elliott Smith's less tortured moments with bonus harmonies and - in an act of extreme subversion - a string section. The musical equivalent of a sensible sweater but, confronting personal demons, tremendously comfortable.
With Skepta and Stormzy dragging hard lyricism into the mainstream, Flowdan’s blunt rap suddenly feels on trend
The Canadian band bring little to the table with their second album of meat-and-potatoes tunes
Please, let this fifth Ice Age film be the last
Spielberg’s take on the beloved Roald Dahl novel is restrained, nostalgic and sweetly sentimental