Bee Gees

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Barry Gibb and Friends: Greenfields: The Gibb Brothers Songbook Vol 1 review – a missed opportunity
The last surviving Bee Gee takes the easy route with these glossy, country-inflected retakes of their greatest hits with Dolly Parton, Sheryl Crow et al

Kitty Empire

09, Jan, 2021 @2:00 PM

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Barry Gibb: Greenfields – Gibb Brothers' Songbook Vol 1 review | Alexis Petridis's album of the week
With subtle, beautiful arrangements, this foray into country-pop with covers by the likes of Dolly Parton, Jason Isbell and Gillian Welch is testament to the Bee Gees’ greatness

Alexis Petridis

07, Jan, 2021 @11:30 AM

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The Bee Gees: How Can You Mend a Broken Heart review – fame, hair and regrets
Made with the only remaining band member, Barry Gibb, this documentary explores the family impact of huge fame

Andrew Pulver

11, Dec, 2020 @12:00 PM

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The Bee Gees’ Barry Gibb: ‘There’s fame and there’s ultra-fame – it can destroy you’
The band’s last surviving member talks about falling out with his brothers before they died, how his wife saved him from drugs – and why he had to ask Michael Jackson to leave his house

Alexis Petridis

07, Dec, 2020 @6:00 AM

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Suzanne Vega's teenage obsessions: 'Taxi Driver captured something awful but made it beautiful'
In the first of a weekly series where film and music stars discuss their youthful fixations, the US singer recalls silly walks and Saturday Night Fever dance classes

Interview by Dave Simpson

03, Sep, 2020 @3:30 PM

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The 100 greatest UK No 1s: 100-1
Look back on our complete countdown of the greatest UK No 1s, from the Beatles to Baby D, and So Solid Crew to Suzi Quatro

Ben Beaumont-Thomas, Alexis Petridis and Laura Snapes

05, Jun, 2020 @8:00 AM

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Bradley Cooper lined up to play Barry Gibb in Bee Gees biopic
Actor’s repertoire of musical roles may expand to story of Saturday Night Fever disco superstars – after he’s played composer Leonard Bernstein

Andrew Pulver

14, Feb, 2020 @12:56 PM

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Bohemian Rhapsody producer to make Bee Gees biopic
Graham King secures rights to Bee Gees songs, following £687m success of Queen and Freddie Mercury movie

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

31, Oct, 2019 @5:48 PM

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The greatest pop music dance crazes – ranked!
It’s 40 years since we first spelled out YMCA to the Village People’s disco hit – here are 15 of the best finger-pointing, hip-wiggling hits

Laura Snapes

04, Jan, 2019 @8:00 AM

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Dionne Warwick review – old-school legacy show soars and bores
Powering through a medley of potent soul hits and glossy MOR tracks, her voice remains full of sweetness and power – when it’s given the chance

Alexis Petridis

19, Sep, 2018 @12:51 PM

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Covered in glory: the tribute albums that saved careers and changed lives
This week brings new all-star love-ins dedicated to Elton John and Johnny Cash – marginal releases in the context of their careers, yet tributes to lesser-known acts can prove transformative

Michael Hann

09, Apr, 2018 @8:52 AM

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Paul Buckmaster obituary
Music arranger and orchestrator who worked with David Bowie and Elton John

Adam Sweeting

19, Nov, 2017 @6:44 PM

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