One step closer to The Edge: memorabilia up for auction 2:43

Rock, Pop and Movie memorabilia is being shown in Whytes of Molesworth Street ahead of an auction(...)

Ben Folds: ‘Find moments in your own life to explore.’ Photograph: Erika Goldring/WireImage

How does a songwriter know when a song is finished? How do you write a good song? What is a good song? How does an impulsive idea become a melodiou(...)

Connected: ‘I’ve been living in Moscow most of my adult life. I work in the shopping centre retail business and co-own the Nobu restaurant here. When I’m not in a suit I’m performing live or recording’
Not Eminem. Just Emin

Who are you? My full name is Emin Agalarov. I’m 36, Muslim and Azerbaijani by birth, but I’ve been living in Moscow most of my adult life. I work in (...)

Father figures: Alloysious Massaquoi, right, with Kayus Bankole and Graham Hastings: ‘Every song we put out, we’ve loved. We’re not hiding anything or keeping anything back’

When Alloysious Massaquoi closes his eyes, he can still make out the sweaty walls and hear the dark, dingy bass in the underage Edinburgh hip-hop c(...)

Sleater-Kinney are, from left, Janet Weiss, Corin Tucker and Carrie Brownstein

When Sleater-Kinney announced their reformation and new album last autumn after an eight-year hiatus, it was what you might call a pretty big deal.(...)

Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams during a performance   at the University of Arkansas last year. Photograph: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images 2:29

Recording stars Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams have been found liable for copyright infringement in a lawsuit accusing them of plagiarising the la(...)

The poster for ‘McLintock!’ is one of dozens of vintage posters on auction and is signed by Michael Wayne, John’s son

(...) unacceptable today. Whyte’s auction of Rock, Pop & Movie Memorabilia in Dublin next month includes a(...)

Spacebomb don follows up “Big Inner” with another album of superbly poised rock, pop and soul(...)

Mike Scott. ‘I love Twitter, but it sometimes gets me into trouble.’ Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill 3:49

This, says Mike Scott, is the 76th interview he has done about The Waterboys’ new album, Modern Blues. You can be sure that he also has the number (...)

Sean Johnson: Alexander Matthews, Alexander Quinn and Lexan Reid were just three of his aliases. Photograph: Andrew Downes
Con man, actor, sex offender

(...) between the ages of 16-24 wanted . . . genre: rock/pop.”On January 13th, in a post on the website gaycork(...)