Blackpool rocks! The inside story of the seaside town’s booming DIY music scene

The Lancashire coast is host to a hotbed of talent looking to usurp creative enclaves in nearby Liverpool and Manchester

IDLES’ Joe Talbot announces ‘In Conversation’ UK and Ireland tour

With live music and special guests promised

Mark My Words: my new-decade predictions for the ‘Gasping ’20s’

The 2020s won't be 'roaring', says columnist Mark Beaumont – they'll be choked by ringtone pop and Adele

All the biggest talking points from the Coachella 2020 lineup

From Lana Del Rey's headline snub to Danny Elfman's bizarre booking

The best rock star dogs of 2019

2019 was a great year for music but it might have been an even better year for dogs. Check these perfect pups from The 1975, Ariana Grande and MUNA.

IDLES are working with producer Kenny Beats on their third album

IDLES have confirmed that they're working with US producer Kenny Beats on their upcoming third album. Speaking to Zane Lowe during an Apple Music's Beats...

Watch Idles play defiant new track ‘Grounds’ at massive Ally Pally show

"Do you hear that thunder? That's the sound of strength in numbers".

Cheers! IDLES have launched their own craft lager

Sounds like thirsty work...