Matthew Horton

Ellie Goulding Takes Aim At Former Lover With Hyperactive R&B Single ‘On My Mind’ – Track Review

Pop is littered with notorious 'answer' songs, from Frankee's 'FURB (F U Right Back)', a response to Eamon's 'Fuck It (I Don't Want You...

Muse Are The Ultimate Arena Band – Can They Still Cut It In An Intimate Venue?

On Friday evening (11 September), Muse faced one of the greatest challenges of their 20-year career so far – could they squeeze three tonnes...

Muse play tiny London gig to mark announcement of ‘Drones’ world tour

1,100-capacity venue plays host to the band as they announce 2016 world tour

How 1990 Changed The Face Of Music – 10 Defining Moments

"1990: a new decade", Soul II Soul pointed out, presumably while shedding a tear for 1989 and their disappearing place in the zeitgeist. Jazzie...

Petite Noir – ‘La Vie Est Belle / Life Is Beautiful’

Petite Noir La Vie Est Belle / Life Is Beautiful If you're going to invent a new genre for yourself, you need to be sure there's...

31 musicians who quit bands right before they became famous

Timing – in music as in life – is everything. Sometimes you're dead on beat. Other times, you go too soon. That's what happened...

Queen: 20 Things You Probably Never Knew About ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

Queen's ‘Bohemian Rhapsody' - a masterful, if ludicrous, six-minute suite of operatic cock-rock about a lad who’s killed someone, sold his soul to Beelzebub...

TFI Friday Returns: Five Of The Best Moments From Its 20th Anniversary TV Comeback

A totem of 1990s TV was re-erected tonight (12 June). The beer and Britpop-fuelled TFI Friday was a beacon of barely controlled chaos that...

Hot Chip – ‘Why Makes Sense?’

Among the many lessons pop learned from Daft Punk’s ‘Random Access Memories’ in 2013 – Pharrell guarantees you a million-seller, Muppets songwriter Paul Williams...

What Lies Beneath Paisley Park: Hunting For Prince’s Vault

"Once upon a time, in a land called Paisley Park, lived a purple Prince..." BBC reporter Mobeen Azhar sells his Minneapolitan odyssey as a...
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