“People say to me, ‘Do you ever get nervous?’ and I say, ‘If an album bombs, I’ll make another one.’ I’ve made enough sh*t records – and great records – to know that you ride it out”

It’s towards the end of the interview that it happens. We’ve been discussing the rumours of a mooted collaboration between Noel Gallagher and Blur (...)

HBO’s hit drama Game Of Thrones continues to be the most popular among illegal downloaders, with the series amassing more than eight million downloads, according to new data.

HBO’s hit drama Game Of Thrones continues to be the most popular among illegal downloaders, with the series amassing more than eight million downloads(...)

David Byrne: one of the few musicians still fighting the fight on behalf of musicians

One of the most important voices is usually missing from any of the ongoing debates about the music business. Be it the chatter around streaming ro(...)

It’s a rum state of affairs when the two biggest music stories of September involved the unsexy matter of delivery solutions. U2 and Thom Yorke(...)

Recording artist Zoe Keating only needs to look at her earnings to explain why she has misgivings about Apple buying Beats Electronics. The cel(...)

Aaron Paul    and Brian Cranston in Breaking Bad

Remember that small-town girl living in a lonely world? She took the midnight train and was joined by the city boy. Their story, as we know, goes on a(...)

HHHYou will be unsurprised to hear that this documentary on the trials of Tibet does not argue in favour of China’s continued occupation of that count(...)

There’s a long, proud tradition of bands getting it together in the country. The rural idyll, the pastoral setting and the general isolation are thoug(...)

Thom Yorke, lead singer of Radiohead, pulled some of his material from Spotify and said the service was bad for new music.

The music industry has been going through a rough time lately. First it was illegal downloading, blamed for the decline in record sales and revenue at(...)

It’s stupid, ignorant and hypocritical of Thom Yorke to pull a PR stunt and take down Atoms of Peace (his side project) music from Spotify. Yorke, a d(...)