Music

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'They left an indelible mark on my psyche': how Daft Punk pushed pop forward
Skrillex, Erol Alkan and those close to the French duo chart how they went from being industry outsiders to defining the trajectory of dance music

Gabriel Szatan

26, Feb, 2021 @1:30 PM

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Smerz: meet the Scandi-pop duo who can read each other's minds
The Norwegian group are so close that they write songs from their bandmate’s perspective. ‘It feels like a secret diary,’ they say

David Renshaw

26, Feb, 2021 @1:00 PM

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LSO/Ward review – from fierce dynamism to gorgeous indulgence
Works by Bacewicz and Schreker bookended Strauss’s Oboe Concerto with Juliana Koch the exemplary soloist

Tim Ashley

26, Feb, 2021 @12:46 PM

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This week's new tracks: Francis Lung, Dua Lipa, Slowthai
This week we’ve got an upbeat ode to the hangover, yet another poppy breakup song, and some seriously dark grime

Mark Beaumont

26, Feb, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Billie Eilish's film shows post-Britney pop pressures are as tough as ever
The first digital-native superstar has far more music industry power than her pop predecessors, but she still faces toxic levels of scrutiny

Hannah Ewens

26, Feb, 2021 @10:15 AM

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Jeremy Pelt: Griot – This Is Important! review – a jazz album for everyone
Storytelling trumpeter Pelt boldly crosses genres and ages with agile contemporary bop, ballads and spoken word passages

John Fordham

26, Feb, 2021 @9:00 AM

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Architects: For Those That Wish to Exist review – a scream in the face of climate doom
Cobweb-blasting singing, brain-invading melodies and skin-scouring riffs offer no relief from this wrestling match with impending disaster

Rachel Aroesti

26, Feb, 2021 @8:30 AM

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'It was tribal and sexual': Alice Cooper on the debauchery of Detroit rock
When the shock-rocker returned to the place of his birth in the 60s, he found a raw paradise of unsegregated rock’n’roll. As Cooper releases an album celebrating the city, he and his peers relive one of the US’s greatest music scenes

Michael Hann

26, Feb, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Lawyer for Britney Spears' father responds to fans over conservatorship
Father Jamie Spears ‘saved Britney’s life’ says lawyer in response to the #FreeBritney movement that has advocated for the pop star

Guardian staff and agency

26, Feb, 2021 @2:25 AM

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Lady Gaga’s dog walker shot as two of her French bulldogs stolen
Dog walker is ‘recovering well’ while musician offers $500,000 reward for return of dogs Koji and Gustav

Miranda Bryant

25, Feb, 2021 @6:54 PM

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Deeper truth behind opera’s swan songs | Brief letters
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Letters

25, Feb, 2021 @5:33 PM

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Louis Clark obituary
Keyboard player with the Electric Light Orchestra who went on to create the Hooked on Classics series with the Royal Philharmonic

Adam Sweeting

25, Feb, 2021 @5:32 PM

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