Fiona Apple

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An image of Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell forms the backdrop as  Ryan Adams performs during the I Am The Highway: A Tribute to Chris Cornell concert at The Forum in Inglewood, California. Photograph: Mario Anzuoni/Reuters

The widow of Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell led the tributes during a star-studded concert in his memory. Cornell, a major figure in the grunge-rock(...)

Trump Resistance: Following the US president’s election a year ago, “one thing people seemed to cling to in the darkness and despair – [was] the sky is falling, but at least the tunes will be banging”. Photograph: Getty

It was the middle of 2017 – 12 toxic, corrosive months that consistently found new ways to chill the soul – and I was reviewing a four-minute song. Af(...)

Ailbhe Reddy plays Whelan’s in Dublin tonight

This album changed how I write and how I think about songwriting. It talks about mental health, failed romances and Fiona Apple’s relationship with he(...)

A matter of perspective: Ruth Wilson and Dominic West in The Affair. Photograph: Showtime

Deep into its third series, the theme music for The Affair (Tuesday, Sky Atlantic, 10pm) seems unlikely to lose its welcome or loosen its grip. That’(...)

Julia Jacklin: Playing SXSW festival in Austin, Texas, in March “was the first time that I realised I had good songs”.

There are times when Julia Jacklin sounds surprised when she talks about the year she’s had to date. The Australian singer-songwriter has seen her me(...)

Jillian Banks: ‘I think the second I discovered what music did for me and for my soul, I knew that it would be the biggest love of my life’

Calling your debut album Goddess might seem like the mark of an overinflated ego, but in many senses, Jillian Banks is the mistress of her own univers(...)