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Late Atlantic Records founder Ahmet Ertegun accused of sexual assault
Posthumous lawsuit brought by Jan Roeg, who worked as a talent scout, alleges a long history of harassment and assault

Shaad D'Souza

29, Nov, 2022 @2:24 PM

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BBCNOW/Jeannin review – exultant Ravel and extravagant Stravinsky
Making her debut with the National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales, Swedish conductor Sofi Jeannin controlled their massive sonorities with quiet authority

Rian Evans

29, Nov, 2022 @10:14 AM

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Cult guitarist Roy Montgomery on Flying Nun, grief and embracing mistakes: ‘It’s an existential thing’
Beloved by the likes of Dry Cleaning and Grouper, Montgomery’s life has been hit by more than one tragedy, stories he traces in meditative instrumentals

Stevie Chick

29, Nov, 2022 @10:00 AM

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Jimmy Barnes to undergo surgery to address ‘constant and severe pain’ in hips and back
The 66-year-old musician postpones six months of gigs, saying ‘stomping around stages for nearly 50 years [has] finally caught up with me’

Sian Cain

29, Nov, 2022 @2:52 AM

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Nia Archives, Cat Burns and Flo nominated for Brits Rising Star award
The prize, formerly known as the Critics’ Choice award, has previously tipped the likes of Adele, Florence + the Machine and Sam Smith for success

Laura Snapes

29, Nov, 2022 @12:01 AM

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A free Spotify alternative? How US libraries became the place to stream your new favorite band
As Spotify’s royalty model remains under scrutiny, some libraries are relying on a start-up to help give local artists the play they deserve

Alaina Demopoulos

28, Nov, 2022 @7:51 PM

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It ain’t me babe: Bob Dylan apologises for using a machine to autograph books
Musician says he had vertigo when he used autopen on books advertised as hand-signed

Michael Sun and Nadia Khomami

28, Nov, 2022 @5:23 PM

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IMS Prussia Cove Celebration review – Adès’s botanical song cycle glistens
A weekend celebrating 50 years of the Prussia Cove International Musicians Seminar included world premieres by Kurtág and Adès, with Hungarian mezzo Katalin Károlyi in compelling form

Andrew Clements

28, Nov, 2022 @11:28 AM

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‘I’d wear a mac on stage because of all the spitting’: Lora Logic on punk, prayer and Poly Styrene
As Essential Logic release their second album 43 years after their first, their founder talks squats, scary gigs and her tempestuous relationship with her X-Ray Spex bandmate

Stevie Chick

28, Nov, 2022 @8:14 AM

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Beaten, jailed, exiled and still taunting Putin: inside Pussy Riot’s filthy, furious show
They fled Russia disguised as food couriers. Now a major exhibition is celebrating the collective’s decade of punky protest art, from a urine-splattered portrait of Putin to the cathedral gig that landed them in prison

Stuart Jeffries

28, Nov, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Cheikh Lô voice takes you on a journey: Rosalind Eleazar’s playlist
The Slow Horses actor became a Prince convert through Purple Rain and would love a Ghanian musical funeral, but which slice of Greek cheese is her favourite song?

As told to Elle Hunt

28, Nov, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Nick Cave and Warren Ellis review – a transcendent night that veered on holy
Cave’s voice has never had so much range – and it was on full display at this outdoor show, filled with delirium and wonder

Jenny Valentish

28, Nov, 2022 @12:55 AM

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