During the recording of Delta, Mumford & Sons’ fourth record, the band welcomed Jordan Peterson to their London-based studio. A photograph subsequ(...)

Rejjie Snow performs at  Bestival at Lulworth Castle. Photograph:  Tabatha Fireman/Getty Images

The Mercury Prize is habitually accused of tokenism – a jazz record here, a folk obscurity there – but when it comes to Ireland the judges can’t even (...)

The Arctic Monkeys have been named on the shortlist for this year’s Mercury Music Prize. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Arctic Monkeys’ sixth album, Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino, has been named among the nominees for this year’s Mercury prize. The nod makes them th(...)

Sampha performs on stage after winning the 2017 Mercury  Prize at the Eventim Apollo in Hammersmith, London. Photograph: David Jensen/PA Wire

Singer-songwriter Sampha has won this year’s Mercury Prize. The musician said he “felt like I’m dreaming” as he was announced as the winner of the p(...)

 Stormzy is one of the early favourites on this year’s Mercury Music Prize shortlist. Photograph: Ignacio Brotons/EPA

Ed Sheeran will face off with friend and collaborator Stormzy in the battle for this year’s Mercury Prize. Sheeran’s record-breaking third album Divi(...)

Ariana Grande: the singer performs during the One Love Manchester benefit concert. Photograph: Danny Lawson/OLM/PA Wire

Ariana Grande had just left the stage at Manchester Arena on May 22nd when a suicide bomber detonated a nailbomb in the foyer, killing 22 people and i(...)

Another Day, Another Time: Celebrating the Music of Inside Llewyn Davis 2:42

Concert documentaries are a tricky prospect for reviewers. The genre has produced plenty of culturally significant works (Gimme Shelter, The Concert f(...)

Ben Lovett, Marcus Mumford, Winston Marshall and Ted Dwane of Mumford & Sons perform on the Pyramid Stage during the final day of the 2013 Glastonbury Festival at Worthy Farm. Photograph:  Ian Gavan/Getty Images.

For the past five days, it has been home to some 135,000 ticket holders. But from today, the clean up operation of Glastonbury Festival 2013 begins.Fe(...)

Much of Laura Marling’s press has focused on her precocious talent, her ability to craft songs with a maturity unsurpassed by her peer(...)