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Leigh leaves no duvet unturned as she chronicles Bowie's many conquests – but his primary artform barely gets a mention.
October 16, 2014
Rather than repeat the conventional wisdom, Marcus takes a sideways look at rock for his latest book – and, as ever with Marcus, it’s a beautiful, challenging and funny work.
September 25, 2014
McEwan’s new novel, the work of a master in full flight, weaves together marital infidelity, vulnerable children and the limits of belief and conscience.
September 4, 2014
The answer, my friend, is hidden in Bob Dylan’s songs, just waiting to be found – or so the obsessive and cranky Dylanologists insist.
June 12, 2014
Stanley's memoir of a life in rock is by turns amusing and inspiring.
May 8, 2014
Comprising 10 remakes of Johnson songs and a Bob Dylan cover, the album is poignant, though not overtly sentimental.
March 24, 2014
The pint-size diva's natural theatricality perhaps gets in the way of some genuine emotion.
March 17, 2014
Lorrie Moore’s latest offering cannot compete with her much-lauded 1998 short-story collection, says James McNair.
March 6, 2014
Elbow's new album is an exploration of mid-life drama, represented through the metaphor of travel. How does it stack up?
March 3, 2014
James McNair speaks to Paul Buchanan, the singer of the Scottish band The Blue Nile, who re-release their classic album Peace at Last today.
March 2, 2014
The fabled nomadic veterans from Algeria play wonderfully potent music: organic, tight-but-loose arrangements that teem with life.
February 17, 2014
The Cardigans's lead singer makes her solo debut in this slickly produced and contemporary-sounding pop-rock record.
February 10, 2014
The album’s esoteric-sounding title is not be feared – it’s just a frame for story songs and parables.
February 3, 2014
Crosby's first solo outing in 20 years reminds us just how artful and thought-provoking a record can be.
January 27, 2014
The group's eighth album features an increased emphasis on electronic elements, but some of the dirge-like songs can get strength-sapping.
January 20, 2014
First images of Abu Dhabi's Abrahamic Family House under construction released
Biden's high-stakes summit with Putin aimed at tackling downward spiral in relations
Abu Dhabi's Covid-19 green pass system launched
British Airways chief lashes out at 'crazy failure' to capitalise on success of vaccination drive
Survivors and NGOs call for UN investigation into Beirut port blast