Music

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Stephen Wilkinson obituary
Charismatic conductor able to draw exceptional performances from his devoted choirs, including the BBC Northern Singers

Barry Millington

16, Aug, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Glyndebourne Tristan und Isolde review – Ticciati impresses in pared back Wagner
Fine conducting by Robin Ticciati and superb playing by the London Philharmonic Orchestra lift this semi-staged Wagner

Martin Kettle

16, Aug, 2021 @9:58 AM

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Nanci Griffith obituary
American folk-country singer and songwriter best known for Love at the Five and Dime and her album Other Voices, Other Rooms

Adam Sweeting

15, Aug, 2021 @3:27 PM

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Jade Bird: Different Kinds of Light review – verging on the unstoppable
The singer-songwriter continues to impress on a second album that beguiles equally in its rockier and softer moments

Emily Mackay

15, Aug, 2021 @2:00 PM

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Philharmonia/Järvi/Ólafsson review – well-mannered musicality and limpid tone
ach and Mozart on a modern grand seemed bizarrely anachronistic, although two encores showcased the Icelandic pianist Víkingur Ólafsson at his best

Andrew Clements

15, Aug, 2021 @1:47 PM

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The Killers: Pressure Machine review – their best album in years
Frontman Brandon Flowers channels his Utah childhood on this lush, uncharacteristically reflective album

Damien Morris

15, Aug, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Jungle: Loving in Stereo review – hitting the neon dancefloor hard
A little bit hip-hop, a little bit spangled funk… Josh Lloyd-Watson and Tom McFarland take a more organic approach, and it works

Kitty Empire

15, Aug, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Mia Rodriguez, pop star interrupted: ‘You’re kind of just wasting away your adolescence’
With millions of followers and millions more plays, the teenage Australian singer was on the cusp of both stardom and adulthood – then Covid happened

Nick Buckley

14, Aug, 2021 @8:00 PM

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Nanci Griffith: a folk singer committed to the genre as much as activism
The late singer-songwriter was dedicated to the fundamentals of folk music and her Grammy-winning music also found space for politics

Mark Guarino

14, Aug, 2021 @4:26 PM

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GA-20: Try It... You Might Like It! review – a rowdy blast of primal blues
This unusual US trio of two guitars and drums keep things fierce and simple on their homage to the great Chicago bluesman Hound Dog Taylor

Neil Spencer

14, Aug, 2021 @3:00 PM

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One to watch: Alewya
Arabic scales and nu-metal converge in this Saudi Arabia-born Londoner’s unique brand of dance-pop

Kate Hutchinson

14, Aug, 2021 @1:00 PM

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Kano review – rage, joy and seriously pre-pandemic vibes
The grime hero makes an impassioned return to the stage with brass, strings, gospel – and a moshpit making up for lost time

Kitty Empire

14, Aug, 2021 @1:00 PM

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