Anatomy of an advert: Mobile phone company Three had their Christmas advert filmed in the Artic circle

At Offset, Dublin’s international creative conference, people from the animation, illustration, graphic design, film and comic industries flock to (...)

Lesley Gore performs at the She’s got the power! event outside Lincoln Center in New York in July 2011. Photograph: Michael Nagle/The New York Times

Lesley Gore, who was a teenager in the 1960s when she recorded hit songs about heartbreak and resilience that went on to become feminist touchstones,(...)

Heartbreak and heartache are music’s common currency. They’re emotions attached to records which arrive in a funk of blue and bring the listener ta(...)

There will never be another crew to compare wth the Wu-Tang Clan in their swinging pomp and prime – and it’s probably fair to say that the Cla(...)

Bobby Womack on stage during a concert at the Jazz Fest Vienna 2013. Photograph: Georg Hochmuth/EPA

US soul singer and songwriter Bobby Womack has died, his publicist said on Friday. He was 70.The cause of his death was not yet known, according to hi(...)

Cate Le Bon: Mug Museum

She came to prominence several years ago through her work with Gruff Rhys and Neon Neon, but Cate Le Bon steps out of the shadows in glorious fashi(...)

Are you a pianist who sings or a singer who plays the piano ?I¹m both. It would be impossible to choose between them: the piano, which has been my bes(...)

One morning about 20 years ago, I stood in my kitchen and watched one of my children as he lay on his stomach on the floor, playing with his toy cars.(...)