Gaz Coombes at Other Voices in December 2015. Photograph: Rich Gilligan

Other Voices is back on Irish screens on Saturday night with performances from Gavin James, Lapsley, Gaz Coombes and Bitch Falcon. The performan(...)

 Thom Yorke of Radiohead: the band failed to make the final cut for the Spectre soundtrack. Photograph: PA

Radiohead failed to make the final cut for the Spectre soundtrack, according to their lead singer. The band’s vocalist Thom Yorke has revealed that t(...)

Gavin James: “I’d write songs during the day, and then try them out in front of a crowd at night – my songs would always sink or swim.” Photograph: Tommaso Boddi/Getty

Gavin James is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Dublin singer-songwriter has been spending a lot of time in the US recently, primarily because the (...)

There must be times when John Newman curses the day another lanky, bequiffed soul singer appeared on his patch. But while Sam Smith has ca(...)

Daniel Craig (James Bond). SPECTRE is released in the UK and Ireland on 26 October. The film will be released in the US on 6 November.

Since it was announced that Léa Seydoux was to play a character named Madeleine Swann in the 24th Bond film something has been nagging at this writ(...)

When you’ve been in the business as long as Lulu has, you come to learn a few things. But it’s only now, in her seventh decade, that she has gained pe(...)

Few expected Settle to turn Disclosure into the biggest noise around in 2013, but all eyes are on the Lawrence brothers as they swing into action w(...)

Singer Sam Smith is the voice of the new Bond theme song, ‘Writing’s on the Wall’. The 23-year-old said singing the title song to ‘Spectre’, starring Daniel Craig as James Bond, was ‘one of the highlights of my career’. Photograph: @007/PA Wire

Brit-award winning singer Sam Smith has been confirmed as the voice of the new Bond theme song. The 23-year-old said singing the title song to Spec(...)

Jess Glynne

We’ve been here before. Young Jewish woman from north London; belting voice; distinctive hair. Sound familiar? The comparisons between Muswell Hill(...)

Move in close: if you’re heading to one of Taylor Swift’s two Dublin shows, get ready to be her friend. Photograph: Sascha Steinbach/Getty

1: She takes a stand Taylor Swift has always championed the underdog, so no one was terribly surprised when she picked a fight with Apple. Swift’s vic(...)