Spain’s Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas, like many modern airports, is impressive to look at but neglects the comfort of travellers.
Airports in terminal decline
  • Travel
  • April 16, 2016, 03:13

One morning in 1977 Brian Eno, electronica pioneer and former synthesiser player for Roxy Music, was sitting in an airport in Cologne, in what was th(...)

David Bowie at Slane Castle on July 13th, 1987. Photograph: Dermot O’Shea / The Irish Times

David Bowie’s live performances were something to behold and it’s said that the singer, who passed away at the age of 69 on Sunday evening, had a cer(...)

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It’s Chromeo time again. Since debut album She’s In Control in 2004, Montreal duo David “Dave 1” Macklovitch and Patrick “P-Thugg” Gemayel have become(...)

Todd Terje has stretched the musical canvas for some time as a DJ and producer, with his devilishly handsome cosmic anthem Inspector Norse putting (...)

The Soulful in The Sugar Club, Dublin. Photograph: Dylan Madden

Singing in unison has a kind of magic that connects us all. You can’t be mad at a choir. One of the biggest advocates of choirs is longtime chorister (...)