Jordan Bassett

Bill Withers, 1938 – 2020: the reluctant star whose songs were as understated as his genius

The great American songwriter has died at the age of 81 due to heart complications. RIP

Sorry – ‘925’ review: thwarted millennials steal from boomer culture with glee on impeccable debut

The London band nick ideas from the previous generation as if slipping twenties from their parents' purses

Festival hero Mr Motivator on his reasons to be cheerful: “Next year is gonna be a party all round”

The fitness guru thinks you should always look on the bright side of life

Ozzy Osbourne – ‘Ordinary Man’ review: the metal icon has quicksilver in his veins on first album in a decade

Undimmed by ill health and still having an absolute blast, the Wizard of Ozz remains a force to be reckoned with

10 years after his death, these are Tony Wilson’s 10 greatest gifts to pop culture

Pop impressario Tony Wilson, the king of the Manchester music scene until his untimely death from a heart attack in 2007, left an indelible...

Kesha – ‘High Road’ review: superstar’s turbo-charged record veers across multiple lanes

Kesha just wants to have fun and follow her muse – for better or worse

Parkway Drive on working through grief: “There’s no handbook to deal with this stuff. You just try to be a good person”

The metalcore dons have released a new tour documentary, 'Viva the Underdogs', and accompanying live album

The Big Read – The Game: “Me and 50 Cent should have died in that beef”

The veteran rapper claims his latest album, ‘Born 2 Rap’, will be his last. How come?

Eminem: ‘Music To Be Murdered By’ review: shock rapper continues to grow old disgracefully

To avoid fainting, keep repeating: "it's only an album, only an album, only an album...".