Music Reviews

All the latest album, single and live reviews.

Darius Rucker – Home For The Holidays album review

Darius Rucker – Home For The Holidays album review

The country star releases a collection of festive songs.

Carrie Underwood – Greatest Hits: Decade #1 album review

Carrie Underwood – Greatest Hits: Decade #1 album review

The country star celebrates her first decade of chart success.

Simon and Garfunkel – The Complete Albums Collection review

Simon and Garfunkel – The Complete Albums Collection review

Comprehensive box set contains the five studio albums, greatest hits and live recordings.

Iggy Azalea – Reclassified album review

Iggy Azalea – Reclassified album review

The rapper reissues her debut album with a new tracklisting.

McBusted – McBusted album review

McBusted – McBusted album review

The supergroup releases their debut album.

Kiesza – Sound of a Woman album review

Kiesza – Sound of a Woman album review

The breakout star of 2014 unleashes her debut album.

The Henningsens – Our Family Christmas album review

The Henningsens – Our Family Christmas album review

The family trio release a collection of festive songs.

Sara Evans – At Christmas album review

Sara Evans – At Christmas album review

The country songstress releases a holiday collection.

SHADYXV album review

SHADYXV album review

Eminem celebrates 20 years of Shady Records with his new release.

Olly Murs – Never Been Better album review

Olly Murs – Never Been Better album review

Olly returns with his fourth studio album ahead of Christmas.

Boyzone – Dublin to Detroit album review

Boyzone – Dublin to Detroit album review

Boyzone release an album of Motown covers in time for Christmas.

Trisha Yearwood – Prizefighter: Hit After Hit album review

Trisha Yearwood – Prizefighter: Hit After Hit album review

The country legend mixes classics with new tracks for her latest album.

Christmas With Nashville album review

Christmas With Nashville album review

The Nashville cast release their first Christmas album.

G4 10 Year Anniversary Reunion, Barbican live review

G4 10 Year Anniversary Reunion, Barbican live review

The classical quartet marked their 10th anniversary with a reunion show.

Lisa Stansfield – The Collection 1989 – 2003 album review

Lisa Stansfield – The Collection 1989 – 2003 album review

The soul icon re-releases her back catalogue.

One Direction – Four album review

One Direction – Four album review

The biggest boyband in the world is back with their fourth album.

Earth, Wind & Fire – Holiday album review

Earth, Wind & Fire – Holiday album review

The iconic band release their first collection of festive songs.

Luther Vandross – The Greatest Hits album review

Luther Vandross – The Greatest Hits album review

The soul singer is remembered with a new greatest hits collection.

Bette Midler – It’s The Girls album review

Bette Midler – It’s The Girls album review

The icon pays homage to girl groups of the ages.

Idina Menzel – Christmas Wishes album review

Idina Menzel – Christmas Wishes album review

The Broadway actress and singer releases a Christmas album.

Christmas Words For You album review

Christmas Words For You album review

Top British actors recite Christmas poetry to the music of popular carols.

BBC Radio 2’s Sounds Of The 80s album review

BBC Radio 2’s Sounds Of The 80s album review

Contemporary artists cover classic 80s hits for new compilation.

Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances album review

Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances album review

The late icon is celebrated with her finest live performances.

Cheryl – Only Human album review

Cheryl – Only Human album review

Cheryl releases her strongest solo album to date.

Red Light Revival review

Red Light Revival review

The Leeds-based group's titular album proves great fun with belting tunes.

MNEK – XOYO live review

MNEK – XOYO live review

MNEK has been under the radar of the critics for a while now and it comes

Worzel Gummidge The Musical review

Worzel Gummidge The Musical review

Jon Pertwee and Una Stubbs star in an Abbey Road recording of the family musical.

Damien Rice – My Favourite Faded Fantasy album review

Damien Rice – My Favourite Faded Fantasy album review

The elusive singer-songwriter returns with a brand new studio album.

Lisa Stansfield – Seven+ album review

Lisa Stansfield – Seven+ album review

The iconic British singer releases a new version of her latest album.

Little Big Town – Pain Killer album review

Little Big Town – Pain Killer album review

The country band return with their strongest album to date.

Blake – In Harmony album review

Blake – In Harmony album review

Blake release another beautiful album, their stunning harmonies are a joy to the ears.

Annie Lennox – Nostalgia album review

Annie Lennox – Nostalgia album review

Annie Lennox releases her first album in four years, a strong album of classic covers.

BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge 2014 album review

BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge 2014 album review

Another mixed bag from the Radio 1 Live Lounge.

Taylor Swift – 1989 album review

Taylor Swift – 1989 album review

Taylor Swift makes her biggest foray into pop to date with her new album.

The Swon Brothers – The Swon Brothers album review

The Swon Brothers – The Swon Brothers album review

The Voice US duo release their self-titled debut album.

Cheryl – I Don’t Care single review

Cheryl – I Don’t Care single review

Cheryl gives her critics a middle finger salute on her new single.

Red Light Revival – Caustic Soul Protection Album review

Red Light Revival – Caustic Soul Protection Album review

Fulsome classic rock from Leeds-based group.

You + Me – Rose Ave album review

You + Me – Rose Ave album review

Dallas Green and Alecia Moore aka Pink team up for a new project.

Blake – Mandarin Oriental live review

Blake – Mandarin Oriental live review

A classy performance from Blake, featuring Camilla Kerslake.

Nicole Scherzinger – Big Fat Lie album review

Nicole Scherzinger – Big Fat Lie album review

The much-delayed album finally arrives in the UK.

Ella Henderson – Chapter One album review

Ella Henderson – Chapter One album review

The former X Factor finalist delivers a strong debut.

Lady Antebelleum – The Brooklyn Bowl, London live review

Lady Antebelleum – The Brooklyn Bowl, London live review

The country trio celebrated their new album with an intimate London show.

Wet Wet Wet: Greatest Hits – Live In Glasgow DVD review

Wet Wet Wet: Greatest Hits – Live In Glasgow DVD review

The legendary band release their hometown gig on DVD & Blu-ray.

Daughtry – Roundhouse live review

Daughtry – Roundhouse live review

A stunning gig from Daughtry at Camden's Roundhouse.

Jessie J – Sweet Talker album review

Jessie J – Sweet Talker album review

Jessie J comes back fighting on her third studio album.

Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga – Cheek To Cheek album review

Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga – Cheek To Cheek album review

The iconic crooner teams up with versatile popstar for a duets album.

Ward Thomas – St Pancras Renaissance Hotel live review

Ward Thomas – St Pancras Renaissance Hotel live review

A great perfromance from the Ward Thomas sisters at The St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel.

Dolly Parton – Dolly boxset review

Dolly Parton – Dolly boxset review

Relive Dolly's early years with this 99-track, 4-CD boxset.

Gorgon City – Sirens album review

Gorgon City – Sirens album review

Introducing the soundtrack to the rest of your year.

Lady Antebellum – 747 album review

Lady Antebellum – 747 album review

The country trio return with their new studio album.

Lucy Kay – Fantasia album review

Lucy Kay – Fantasia album review

The beautiful Lucy Kay shines in her debut album, Fantasia.

Kylie Minogue – Kiss Me Once Tour, The O2 Arena, London live review

Kylie Minogue – Kiss Me Once Tour, The O2 Arena, London live review

Kylie entertains with a mix of hits from across her career.

Jennifer Hudson – JHUD album review

Jennifer Hudson – JHUD album review

The powerhouse vocalist changes direction for album number 3.

Chris Brown – X album review

Chris Brown – X album review

The troubled entertainer returns with his long-delayed new album.

Kenny Chesney – The Big Revival album review

Kenny Chesney – The Big Revival album review

Kenny returns with his latest studio album.

Lee Ann Womack – The Way I’m Livin’ album review

Lee Ann Womack – The Way I’m Livin’ album review

Lee Ann Womack is a gifted singer that has been the victim of her own success

Tim McGraw – Sundown Heaven Town album review

Tim McGraw – Sundown Heaven Town album review

The country star returns with a brand new album.

Johnny Partridge – Dames, Dudes + Cowboys Too album review

Johnny Partridge – Dames, Dudes + Cowboys Too album review

The actor and Tumble star ventures into music.

Ludovico Einaudi – Stanze review

Ludovico Einaudi – Stanze review

A re-release of the popular Italian composer's music for harp.

Barbra Streisand – Partners album review

Barbra Streisand – Partners album review

The icon teams up with a variety of male vocalists for her new album.

Maroon 5 – V album review

Maroon 5 – V album review

The band return with their poppiest album yet.

Freire & Chailly – Beethoven Concerto 5 ‘Emperor’

Freire & Chailly – Beethoven Concerto 5 ‘Emperor’

New recording of Beethoven's final piano concerto.

Lisa Stansfield Royal Festival Hall live review

Lisa Stansfield Royal Festival Hall live review

Lisa Stansfield brought her Seven tour to London last night.

Sharon Corr – The Same Sun album review

Sharon Corr – The Same Sun album review

Sharon releases her second solo album in the UK.

Brad Paisley – Moonshine in the Trunk album review

Brad Paisley – Moonshine in the Trunk album review

The country star returns with a brand new album.

O-Town – Lines & Circles album review

O-Town – Lines & Circles album review

The boyband reunite as a four piece for a new album.

In The Woods 2014 live review

In The Woods 2014 live review

Another magical weekend spent at In The Woods festival.

Ariana Grande – My Everything album review

Ariana Grande – My Everything album review

Ariana Grande is ready to dominate the charts with her new album.

The Saturdays – Finest Selection: The Greatest Hits album review

The Saturdays – Finest Selection: The Greatest Hits album review

The girlband release their Greatest Hits collection.

OneRepublic – Native album review

OneRepublic – Native album review

OneRepublic are enjoying a lot of chart success here in the UK the past few months.

Richard and Adam – At The Movies album review

Richard and Adam – At The Movies album review

Richard and Adam release their third album, with a movie theme.

Kirsty Bertarelli – Indigo Shores album review

Kirsty Bertarelli – Indigo Shores album review

Well respected songwriter Kirsty Bertarelli releases a fantastic solo album.

Ward Thomas at The Islington – live review

Ward Thomas at The Islington – live review

Ward Thomas are 20 year old twins, who are set to represent British country music, in

Secret Garden Party 2014 Sunday review

Secret Garden Party 2014 Sunday review

The last day at SGP was spent enjoying it's beauty.

Secret Garden Party 2014 Saturday review

Secret Garden Party 2014 Saturday review

Day 2 of the festival had even more surprises in store for punters.

Cher Lloyd – Sorry I’m Late album review

Cher Lloyd – Sorry I’m Late album review

Cher Lloyd finally returns with a new album.

Jason Mraz – Yes! album review

Jason Mraz – Yes! album review

Jason Mraz looks set to continue his global domination with Yes!

Robin Thicke – Paula album review

Robin Thicke – Paula album review

Thicke records an album dedicated to his estranged wife.

Secret Garden Party 2014 Friday review

Secret Garden Party 2014 Friday review

Sunshine, smiles and beautiful music were all on the bill yesterday.

Tom Figgins – Troubadour live review

Tom Figgins – Troubadour live review

A brilliant gig from Tim Higgins, at his current residency at the Troubadour.

Bright Light Bright Light – Life is Easy album review

Bright Light Bright Light – Life is Easy album review

2 years have passed since Bright Light Bright Light aka Rod Thomas released his critically acclaimed

Jon Allen – Deep River album review

Jon Allen – Deep River album review

The singer/songwriter's impressive third album hits all the right notes.

Ed Sheeran – x album review

Ed Sheeran – x album review

The global star returns with his second album.

Dolly Parton The O2 live review

Dolly Parton The O2 live review

The country icon brings her world tour to the UK.

Monty Python – Monty Python Sings (Again) review

Monty Python – Monty Python Sings (Again) review

The definitive collection of Monty Python songs - just in time for their live performances!

Leon of Athens – Baby Asteroid single review

Leon of Athens – Baby Asteroid single review

Vibrant follow up track from the Geek artist.

Jamie Lynn Spears – The Journey EP review

Jamie Lynn Spears – The Journey EP review

Britney's younger sister releases her debut country EP.

Jennifer Lopez – A.K.A album review

Jennifer Lopez – A.K.A album review

J.Lo's long-awaited new album serves up mixed results.

The Music Of Nashville: Original Soundtrack Season 2, Volume 2 album review

The Music Of Nashville: Original Soundtrack Season 2, Volume 2 album review

The latest Nashville soundtrack is the strongest yet.

Echo Trails – Ode To The Familiar Strangers album review

Echo Trails – Ode To The Familiar Strangers album review

Folky album that would sound a lot better live.

Studio Rio Presents: The Brazil Connection album review

Studio Rio Presents: The Brazil Connection album review

Classic favourites with a Brazilian twist.

Miranda Lambert – Platinum album review

Miranda Lambert – Platinum album review

Miranda Lambert releases her latest album in the UK.

Dolly Parton – Blue Smoke – The Best Of album review

Dolly Parton – Blue Smoke – The Best Of album review

The country legend releases her new album with a greatest hits compilation.

Katy Perry The Prismatic World Tour The O2 Arena live review

Katy Perry The Prismatic World Tour The O2 Arena live review

Katy Perry brings her colourful and spectacular show to The O2 Arena.

Sam Smith – In The Lonely Hour album review

Sam Smith – In The Lonely Hour album review

The much-buzzed artist releases his debut album.

New Kids on the Block Eventim Apollo London live review

New Kids on the Block Eventim Apollo London live review

NKOTB brought the Block Party to the UK for an intimate show.

Peter Andre – Big Night album review

Peter Andre – Big Night album review

Peter Andre releases his first album in two years.

We Are FSTVL 2014 Sunday review

We Are FSTVL 2014 Sunday review

Day 2 at We Are FSTVL was much sunnier and flesh was everywhere to be seen,

We Are FSTVL 2014 Saturday review

We Are FSTVL 2014 Saturday review

The fields of dreams were once more host of the Essex dance festival.

Mariah Carey – Me. I Am Mariah…The Elusive Chanteuse album review

Mariah Carey – Me. I Am Mariah…The Elusive Chanteuse album review

The star's long-delayed album finally arrives.

Sara Bareilles – The Blessed Unrest album review

Sara Bareilles – The Blessed Unrest album review

The singer-songwriter's latest album finally gets a UK release.

Oasis – Definitely Maybe 20th Anniversary Deluxe Edition review

Oasis – Definitely Maybe 20th Anniversary Deluxe Edition review

One of the most important albums of all time celebrates its 20th anniversary.

Sarah McLachlan – Shine On album review

Sarah McLachlan – Shine On album review

Love, loss and change are the themes of the new album.

Toni Braxton & Babyface – Love, Marriage & Divorce album review

Toni Braxton & Babyface – Love, Marriage & Divorce album review

The iconic R&B stars join forces for a new collaborative release.

Anastacia – Resurrection album review

Anastacia – Resurrection album review

Anastacia returns with a new album following her latest health battles.

Pixies – Indie Cindy album review

Pixies – Indie Cindy album review

New album from iconic band is on both sides of the spectrum.

Shakira – Shakira album review

Shakira – Shakira album review

Shakira returns with an uneven body of work.

The Hoosiers – The News From Nowhere album review

The Hoosiers – The News From Nowhere album review

The Hoosiers return for their 3rd studio album with some big tracks.

The Pretty Reckless – Going To Hell album review

The Pretty Reckless – Going To Hell album review

Taylor Momsen's band return for their second outing.

Paolo Nutini – Caustic Love album review

Paolo Nutini – Caustic Love album review

The singer-songwriter returns with his third album.

Cyndi Lauper – She’s So Unusual: A 30th Anniversary Celebration album review

Cyndi Lauper – She’s So Unusual: A 30th Anniversary Celebration album review

Cyndi Lauper marks the 30th anniversary of her debut album.

Twin Forks – Twin Forks album review

Twin Forks – Twin Forks album review

Beautiful debut from the band.

Ward Thomas – Footnotes EP review

Ward Thomas – Footnotes EP review

Finely tuned twins release debut furore into country music.

Jack Savoretti – Sweet Hurt EP review

Jack Savoretti – Sweet Hurt EP review

Succumb to the subtle charms of Sweet Hurt.

Sheryl Crow – Feels Like Home album review

Sheryl Crow – Feels Like Home album review

Sheryl Crow embraces country for her latest outing.

Lea Michele – Louder album review

Lea Michele – Louder album review

The Glee star releases her debut solo album.

George Michael – Symphonica album review

George Michael – Symphonica album review

George Michael mixes covers and classics for new album.

Enrique Iglesias – Sex and Love album review

Enrique Iglesias – Sex and Love album review

The Latin heart-throb returns with the help of lots of friends.

Richard and Adam – Cadogan Hall live review

Richard and Adam – Cadogan Hall live review

A lovely evening in the company of BGT's semi-finalists Richard and Adam.

Kylie Minogue – Kiss Me Once album review

Kylie Minogue – Kiss Me Once album review

Kylie is back with her 12th studio album.

Kylie Minogue – Into The Blue single review

Kylie Minogue – Into The Blue single review

Can Kylie's high profile propel her to the top of the charts?

Enrique Iglesias featuring Pitbull – I’m A Freak single review

Enrique Iglesias featuring Pitbull – I’m A Freak single review

Enrique returns with another Pitbull collaboration.

Pixie Lott – Nasty single review

Pixie Lott – Nasty single review

The pop princess returns with a song previously recorded by Christina Aguilera.

Poeticat – 3rd Arm single review

Poeticat – 3rd Arm single review

Poeticat offer a quirky and original single. What would you do with a 3rd arm?

Velvet Morning – Velvet Moon EP review

Velvet Morning – Velvet Moon EP review

Free floating four piece impress with debut offering.

Nashville – The Music of Nashville Season 2 Volume 1 album review

Nashville – The Music of Nashville Season 2 Volume 1 album review

The first batch of music from the hit show's second season.

Stromae Koko live review

Stromae Koko live review

Stromae is the Belgian prodigy that’s been making waves all around Europe not to be confused

Paloma Faith – Can’t Rely On You single review

Paloma Faith – Can’t Rely On You single review

The first single taken from Paloma's soon to be released third album is a winner.

Lisa Stansfield – Seven album review

Lisa Stansfield – Seven album review

The British singer/songwriter returns with her first album in a decade.

Temples – Sun Structures album review

Temples – Sun Structures album review

Psychedelic foursome show promise with feature length debut.

Katie Melua – Where Does The Ocean Go single review

Katie Melua – Where Does The Ocean Go single review

A gorgeous and classy number from Katie Melua.

Seth Lakeman – Word of Mouth album review

Seth Lakeman – Word of Mouth album review

The folk star returns with a brand new album.

Sophie Ellis-Bextor – Wanderlust album review

Sophie Ellis-Bextor – Wanderlust album review

The popstar returns with a new direction on Wanderlust.

Phoenix – NME Awards show: O2 Academy Brixton live review

Phoenix – NME Awards show: O2 Academy Brixton live review

French new wave band give amazing performance.

T E Morris – The Long Distance Runner EP review

T E Morris – The Long Distance Runner EP review

The wistful singer/songwriter produces a clear winner.

The Rifles – None The Wiser album review

The Rifles – None The Wiser album review

The Rifles return with their fourth album.

K Anderson – 14 Year Old Me single review

K Anderson – 14 Year Old Me single review

The singer-songwriter returns with an autobiographical gem.

Robert Lonsdale – Fight The Fight single review

Robert Lonsdale – Fight The Fight single review

The From Here To Eternity star releases his debut single.

Nashville Season 1: The Complete Collection album review

Nashville Season 1: The Complete Collection album review

63 tracks from the first season of the show over 4 discs.

Olly Murs – Right Place Right Time Special Edition album review

Olly Murs – Right Place Right Time Special Edition album review

Olly re-releases his latest album with loads of added extras.

Pink: The Truth About Love Tour – Live From Melbourne DVD review

Pink: The Truth About Love Tour – Live From Melbourne DVD review

Pink's latest tour makes its way to DVD and Blu-ray.

Stromae Scala live review

Stromae Scala live review

Sold out gig sweeps us of our feet.

One Direction – Midnight Memories album review

One Direction – Midnight Memories album review

The globe-conquering boyband return with their third album.

Gary Barlow – Since I Saw You Last album review

Gary Barlow – Since I Saw You Last album review

The Take That star and X Factor judge resumes his solo career.

Dido – Greatest Hits album review

Dido – Greatest Hits album review

The chart-topping songstress releases her greatest hits.

Girls Aloud – Ten: The Hits Tour 2013 DVD review

Girls Aloud – Ten: The Hits Tour 2013 DVD review

The girl group release a show from their final arena tour.

Wet Wet Wet The O2 Arena London live review

Wet Wet Wet The O2 Arena London live review

Wet Wet Wet's greatest hits celebration arrived in London last night.

Red Kite – Songs For Crow album review

Red Kite – Songs For Crow album review

Interesting new music from this London band.

Glass Caves – Summer Lover EP review

Glass Caves – Summer Lover EP review

New EP is packed with big songs.

Abe – Heave-Ho EP review

Abe – Heave-Ho EP review

Interesting new EP from the Sheffield trio.

Richard & Adam – The Christmas Album review

Richard & Adam – The Christmas Album review

The Britain's Got Talent duo return with a Christmas album.

Leona Lewis – Christmas, With Love album review

Leona Lewis – Christmas, With Love album review

Leona steps in the right direction with her festive album.

Rebecca Ferguson – Freedom album review

Rebecca Ferguson – Freedom album review

Rebecca returns with a classy follow-up to Heaven.

Kelly Clarkson – Wrapped in Red album review

Kelly Clarkson – Wrapped in Red album review

Kelly gets festive on her new album.

The Lumineers at Alexandra Palace – live review

The Lumineers at Alexandra Palace – live review

The Lumineers put on a great show at Alexandra Palace.

Britney Spears – Britney Jean album review

Britney Spears – Britney Jean album review

Britney's back with her 'most personal' album yet.

Robbie Williams – Swings Both Ways album review

Robbie Williams – Swings Both Ways album review

The class clown returns to take an old school swing at his critics.

The Family Rain Heaven live review

The Family Rain Heaven live review

Loud show from the Bath band.

The X Factor album review

The X Factor album review

A compilation album released for show's 10th anniversary.

The Ultimate Musicals Experience album review

The Ultimate Musicals Experience album review

60 of the greatest songs from musicals on one collection.

Emma Garrett – Dose Me Up single review

Emma Garrett – Dose Me Up single review

The unconventional artist demands attention with debut single.

Pick A Piper – Pick A Piper album review

Pick A Piper – Pick A Piper album review

Outstanding debut.

Tyga feat. Justin Bieber – Wait For A Minute single review

Tyga feat. Justin Bieber – Wait For A Minute single review

Sexy new tune perfect for the winter days.

Wet Wet Wet – Step By Step album review

Wet Wet Wet – Step By Step album review

The Scottish legends release new greatest hits featuring new tracks.

Piers Faccini – Between Wolves and Dogs album review

Piers Faccini – Between Wolves and Dogs album review

The enchanting performer's fifth studio album hits the spot.

Texas – Hammersmith Eventim Apollo review

Texas – Hammersmith Eventim Apollo review

Texas prove that they still have what it takes, with their gig at Hammersmith's Aventim Apollo.

Mariah Carey – The Art of Letting Go single review

Mariah Carey – The Art of Letting Go single review

Mariah premieres her new song after much teasing.

Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP 2 album review

Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP 2 album review

Eminem revisits his biggest album on his new release.

The Rifles – Minute Mile single review

The Rifles – Minute Mile single review

Hit and miss new single from the band.

The Whybirds – A Little Blood album review

The Whybirds – A Little Blood album review

Disappointing new album from the band with few highlights.

Celine Dion – Loved Me Back To Life album review

Celine Dion – Loved Me Back To Life album review

Celine Dion returns with a strong new album.

Little Mix  – Salute album review

Little Mix – Salute album review

Little Mix finally deliver on their second album.

Lady Gaga – ARTPOP album review

Lady Gaga – ARTPOP album review

Does ARTPOP live up to the hype?

The Overtones – Saturday Night at the Movies album review

The Overtones – Saturday Night at the Movies album review

The Overtones are one of our very favourite groups. As well as being incredibly talented singers

Tristesse Contemporaine – Stay Golden album review

Tristesse Contemporaine – Stay Golden album review

French trio dazzle with synth heavy album.

Parov Stelar feat. Marvin Gaye – Keep on Dancing single review

Parov Stelar feat. Marvin Gaye – Keep on Dancing single review

Funky sounding remix from disco classic.

Birdy The Forum live review

Birdy The Forum live review

The famous Kentish Town venue played host to the fledgling performer.

Nick Lowe – Quality Street: A Seasonal Selection For All The Family

Nick Lowe – Quality Street: A Seasonal Selection For All The Family

New holiday ready record from Lowe.

Goldfrapp live review

Goldfrapp live review

The music is as gorgeous and beguiling as ever.

BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge 2013 album review

BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge 2013 album review

The latest instalment serves up more varied covers and live performances.

The Wanted – Word of Mouth album review

The Wanted – Word of Mouth album review

The Wanted lose their way a little on their latest album.

Shane Filan – You and Me album review

Shane Filan – You and Me album review

The former Westlife star goes it alone on his solo debut.

Avril Lavigne – Avril Lavigne album review

Avril Lavigne – Avril Lavigne album review

Avril Lavigne gets stuck between bratty and mature on her latest effort.

Katy Perry – Prism album review

Katy Perry – Prism album review

Katy Perry releases her eagerly-awaited third album.

James Arthur – James Arthur album review

James Arthur – James Arthur album review

James Arthur surprises with his debut album.

Union J – Union J album review

Union J – Union J album review

The X Factor group struggle to find their sound on their debut.

Matt Cardle – Porcelain album review

Matt Cardle – Porcelain album review

Matt returns with plenty of variety for his third album.

Les Jupes – Negative Space EP review

Les Jupes – Negative Space EP review

Great new EP from Les Jupes.

The Graphite Set – Grayson Perry single review

The Graphite Set – Grayson Perry single review

Beautiful new single from Graphite set.

Andrea Bocelli – Love in Portofino album review

Andrea Bocelli – Love in Portofino album review

The classical singer re-releases studio songs with new live material from Portofino.

Glee Sings The Beatles album review

Glee Sings The Beatles album review

Glee tackle classics from The Beatles.

James Blunt – Moon Landing album review

James Blunt – Moon Landing album review

James Blunt is ready to conquer the charts again with his new album.

The Avett Brothers – Magpie and the Dandelion album review

The Avett Brothers – Magpie and the Dandelion album review

The Avett Brothers are back with a brand new album.

PYLO The Monarch live review

PYLO The Monarch live review

The Bath boys showcased their material in Camden.

Gloria Estefan Royal Albert Hall live review

Gloria Estefan Royal Albert Hall live review

Gloria Estefan treats us to a night of pure class.

Gloria Estefan – The Standards album review

Gloria Estefan – The Standards album review

Gloria Estefan turns to the Great American Songbook for her new album.

We Were Evergreen Sebright Arms live review

We Were Evergreen Sebright Arms live review

The Parisian trio perform in Bethnal Green.

Manic Street Preachers – Rewind The Film album review

Manic Street Preachers – Rewind The Film album review

The Manics return with an acoustic-based record.

The Saturdays – Living For the Weekend album review

The Saturdays – Living For the Weekend album review

The Saturdays' identity crisis continues on their latest record.

Gavin DeGraw – Make a Move album review

Gavin DeGraw – Make a Move album review

Gavin DeGraw returns with new album Make a Move.

The Feeling – Boy Cried Wolf album review

The Feeling – Boy Cried Wolf album review

The Feeling lack a their pop edge on this new record.

Justin Timberlake – The 20/20 Experience: 2 of 2 album review

Justin Timberlake – The 20/20 Experience: 2 of 2 album review

Timberlake releases his second album of the year.

Cher – Closer to the Truth album review

Cher – Closer to the Truth album review

Cher returns with her first album in 12 years.

Miley Cyrus – Bangerz album review

Miley Cyrus – Bangerz album review

Miley grows up for her new album but is it any good?

James Blunt – Bonfire Heart single review

James Blunt – Bonfire Heart single review

James Blunt returns with the first single from new album Moon Landing.

Eminem – Berzerk single review

Eminem – Berzerk single review

Eminem is back with a bang ahead of his new album.

Gavin DeGraw St Pancras Hotel live review

Gavin DeGraw St Pancras Hotel live review

The singer-songwriter previews new album Make a Move during intimate show.

Jessie J – Alive album review

Jessie J – Alive album review

Jessie J returns with a mixed bag that's hampered by shouty vocals.

Katy Perry iTunes Festival live review

Katy Perry iTunes Festival live review

The popstar roared into London to close the iTunes Festival.

Robin Thicke iTunes Festival live review

Robin Thicke iTunes Festival live review

The Blurred Lines singer took to the iTunes Festival stage last night.

Birdy – Fire Within album review

Birdy – Fire Within album review

The piano-playing teenager returns with a stunning set of original material.

Jack Johnson – From Here To Now To You album review

Jack Johnson – From Here To Now To You album review

Jack Johnson makes us wish summer was still here on his new record.

Lonesound The Borderline live review

Lonesound The Borderline live review

Lonesound wows the crowd during his Jay Brannan support slot.

Jay Brannan The Borderline live review

Jay Brannan The Borderline live review

The singer-songwriter returns to the UK in support of his new EP.

Madonna – MDNA World Tour review

Madonna – MDNA World Tour review

The Queen of Pop reinforces her place with this multi-format release.

Ariana Grande – Yours Truly album review

Ariana Grande – Yours Truly album review

The rising star showcases incredible vocals on her debut album.

BBC Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park review

BBC Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park review

A stellar line-up outweighed the cold weather for a fantastic day of live music.

Bestival day 3 review

Bestival day 3 review

All the action from Day 3 at Bestival 2013.

Festival no. 6 review

Festival no. 6 review

Brythoniaid Welsh Male Voice Choir wow crowd.

Bestival day 2 review

Bestival day 2 review

All the news from Day 2 at Bestival 2013.

Mutya Keisha Siobhan – Flatline single review

Mutya Keisha Siobhan – Flatline single review

The original Sugababes prove why they are still the best.

Bestival Friday review

Bestival Friday review

Family friendly festival kicks off in style.

Celine Dion – Loved Me Back To Life single review

Celine Dion – Loved Me Back To Life single review

Celine is back with a Sia-penned ballad.

Henry Parker live review

Henry Parker live review

Henry Parker, a man with a bright future ahead of him.

John Mayer – Paradise Valley album review

John Mayer – Paradise Valley album review

John Mayer returns with a laidback melodic offering.

Newton Faulkner – Studio Zoo album review

Newton Faulkner – Studio Zoo album review

A stripped back to basics album from Newton Faulkner.

Shane Filan – Everything To Me EP review

Shane Filan – Everything To Me EP review

Get ready for a surprise with Shane Filan's debut EP release.

Green Man festival day 3

Green Man festival day 3

Ben Howard takes the main stage on the last night.

Green Man festival day 2

Green Man festival day 2

Highlights included The Horrors, Band of Horses and more.

Little Green Cars – Absolute Zero album review

Little Green Cars – Absolute Zero album review

The harmonious Irish 5-piece prove to be a tour de force.

District3 – District3 EP review

District3 – District3 EP review

The X Factor group surprise with their debut EP.

Green Man festival day 1

Green Man festival day 1

Exciting start at the Welsh festival with music from Kings of Convenience and Fuck Buttons.

The Whigs – Enjoy The Company

The Whigs – Enjoy The Company

Different sounding album from the band.

Lady Gaga – Applause single review

Lady Gaga – Applause single review

Does the new Gaga single live up to the hype?

Katy Perry – Roar single review

Katy Perry – Roar single review

Katy Perry is back with a brand new single.

Ray Foxx feat. Rachel K Collier – Boom Boom (Heartbeat) single review

Ray Foxx feat. Rachel K Collier – Boom Boom (Heartbeat) single review

London native scores another summer hit.

Aoife O’Donovan – Fossils album review

Aoife O’Donovan – Fossils album review

Country inspired debut from O'Donovan.

Amplify Dot feat. Busta Rhymes – I’m Good single review

Amplify Dot feat. Busta Rhymes – I’m Good single review

South London rapper delivers fresh new single.

Richard & Adam – The Impossible Dream album review

Richard & Adam – The Impossible Dream album review

The Britain's Got Talent contestants release their debut album.

Backstreet Boys – In A World Like This album review

Backstreet Boys – In A World Like This album review

Backstreet Boys return to the charts as a five-piece for their new album.

Jon Byrne – Built By Angels album review

Jon Byrne – Built By Angels album review

Beautiful second album from artist.

Latitude 2013 day 3

Latitude 2013 day 3

Rudimental and Boobby Womack amongst acts who entertained during Day 3.

Latitude 2013 day 2

Latitude 2013 day 2

Kraftwerk 3D show topped the bill on Saturday.

Zervas & Pepper – Lifebringer album review

Zervas & Pepper – Lifebringer album review

A melodic and harmony driven second album from Zervas & Pepper

Mayer Hawthorne – Her Favourite Song single review

Mayer Hawthorne – Her Favourite Song single review

Perfect slice of pop/soul, with a distinctly cool vibe.

DJ Khaled feat Drake, Lil’ Wayne & Rick Ross – No New Friends single review

DJ Khaled feat Drake, Lil’ Wayne & Rick Ross – No New Friends single review

A below average song from DJ Khaled and chums!

Robin Thicke – Blurred Lines album review

Robin Thicke – Blurred Lines album review

The R&B star finds a new direction on his sixth album.

Triggerfinger – I Follow Rivers single review

Triggerfinger – I Follow Rivers single review

Belgium band releases sweet new single filled with summery vibes.

FTSE – FTSE1 EP review

FTSE – FTSE1 EP review

Stunning debut from Midlands singer songwriter.

Yahoo! Wireless Day 3 live review

Yahoo! Wireless Day 3 live review

Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake top off the weekend with their joint set.

Yahoo! Wireless Day 2 live review

Yahoo! Wireless Day 2 live review

Jay-Z steals the show with his headline set during Day 2 of the festival.

Yahoo! Wireless Day 1 live review

Yahoo! Wireless Day 1 live review

Justin Timberlake topped off an incredible first day of live music.

Court Yard Hounds – Amelita album review

Court Yard Hounds – Amelita album review

The duo return with a confident and rewarding record.

Triggerfinger – Borderline live review

Triggerfinger – Borderline live review

Triggerfinger impress at the Borderline

Ciara – Ciara album review

Ciara – Ciara album review

Ciara delivers the sound of the summer on her new album.

Emily Barker & The Red Clay Halo – Dear River album review

Emily Barker & The Red Clay Halo – Dear River album review

Australian singer/songwriter provides Southern comfort.

Autoheart – Punch album review

Autoheart – Punch album review

A gorgeous collection of songs on Autoheart's debut album.

#Holiday Anthems album review

#Holiday Anthems album review

The perfect companion for your summer holiday.

Michael Buble The O2 Arena live review

Michael Buble The O2 Arena live review

The global superstar thoroughly entertained during his third night at The O2 Arena.

Backstreet Boys – In A World Like This single review

Backstreet Boys – In A World Like This single review

Backstreet Boys are celebrating their 20th anniversary this year. The boyband have been topping the charts

Turnpike Glow – Fünke Pop EP review

Turnpike Glow – Fünke Pop EP review

Vibrant new EP makes us feel warm and fuzzy.

The Music of Nashville: Season 1 Volume 2 album review

The Music of Nashville: Season 1 Volume 2 album review

11 new tracks from the hit country music drama.

Kanye West – Yeezus album review

Kanye West – Yeezus album review

Kanye West is one of those rare artists whose public persona seems to have much of

American Heartland album review

American Heartland album review

The finest country songs from the US in one compilation.

Midnight Juggernauts – Memorium single review

Midnight Juggernauts – Memorium single review

The Melbourne trio reveal their new single.

Acid Washed – Fire N’ Rain single review

Acid Washed – Fire N’ Rain single review

The Parisian duo release a remix heavy single!

Dinosaur Pile Up – Nature Nurture album review

Dinosaur Pile Up – Nature Nurture album review

A superb album from Dinosaur Pile-Up

The Saturdays – Gentleman single review

The Saturdays – Gentleman single review

Not the best offering from The Saturdays

Matt Goss – Cafe de Paris live review

Matt Goss – Cafe de Paris live review

Matt Goss impressed as he brings Vegas to London!

Kamaliya – I’m Alive single review

Kamaliya – I’m Alive single review

New Eastern European sensation makes debut.

Kelly Rowland – Talk a Good Game album review

Kelly Rowland – Talk a Good Game album review

Kelly Rowland's latest effort lacks cohesion and standout moments.

Dream Mclean – Weatherman EP review

Dream Mclean – Weatherman EP review

The thinking man's rapper blows us away.

Matthew Morrison – Where It All Began album review

Matthew Morrison – Where It All Began album review

The Glee star follows up his debut album by celebrating his roots.

JJ Grey & Mofro – This River album review

JJ Grey & Mofro – This River album review

Singer/songwriter injects an element of old school cool into our Summer.

Matthew Morrison Bush Hall live review

Matthew Morrison Bush Hall live review

The Glee star performed an intimate gig in London.

Lola’s Bad – Miss Abyss 2046 EP review

Lola’s Bad – Miss Abyss 2046 EP review

Synth heavy debut.

Tripwires – Spacehopper album review

Tripwires – Spacehopper album review

Dreamy, psychedelic rock album.

Josef Salvat – Sebright Arms live review

Josef Salvat – Sebright Arms live review

The Aussie singer/songwriter seduces us with stunning vocals.

Taffy – Tumbling / Boys Don’t Cry single review

Taffy – Tumbling / Boys Don’t Cry single review

Interesting Japanese band releases cool single.

Blake – So Happy single review

Blake – So Happy single review

Infectious new song from the band.

The Graphite Set – These Streets EP review

The Graphite Set – These Streets EP review

Disappointing EP but showing some promise.

The Band Perry – Pioneer album review

The Band Perry – Pioneer album review

The country trio show progression on their new album.

Eve – Lip Lock album review

Eve – Lip Lock album review

Eve returns with a bold new album.

Scanners – Love Is Symmetry album review

Scanners – Love Is Symmetry album review

East London act entertain with summer infused pop.

Beardyman – KOKO live review

Beardyman – KOKO live review

The not-so-beardy beatboxer takes a drastically different and disappointing direction .

Rod Stewart O2 Arena live review

Rod Stewart O2 Arena live review

We saw the legend that is Rod Stewart perform live at the O2 Arena.

Terry Emm – Loved And Never Lost single release

Terry Emm – Loved And Never Lost single release

Mellow single taken from forthcoming new album.

Miles Kane – Don’t Forget Who You Are single review

Miles Kane – Don’t Forget Who You Are single review

Infectious new single from Kane.

Northern Soul – The Essential Collection album review

Northern Soul – The Essential Collection album review

An excellent collection of songs, from the Northern Soul genre.

Union J – Carry You single review

Union J – Carry You single review

The X Factor boyband release their debut single.

Twenty One Pilots – Vessel album review

Twenty One Pilots – Vessel album review

The Ohio based duo thoroughly disappoint with their latest album.

The Pastels – Slow Summits album review

The Pastels – Slow Summits album review

Dreamy album with sixties tones.

Dark Dark Horse – Centuries album review

Dark Dark Horse – Centuries album review

Electro infused dreamy album from Dark Dark Horse.

As One In The Park 2013 review

As One In The Park 2013 review

Rita Ora, Holly Johnson and other acts took the stage at Victoria Park.

Robin Thicke featuring T.I. and Pharrell – Blurred Lines single review

Robin Thicke featuring T.I. and Pharrell – Blurred Lines single review

The soulful singer finally has a massive hit on his hands.

We Are FSTVL 2013 review

We Are FSTVL 2013 review

Upminster was the host of an electrifying new dance festival.

Current Swell – Long Time Ago album review

Current Swell – Long Time Ago album review

The Vancouver band hit all the wrong notes.

Sparrow and the Workshop – The Faster You Spin single review

Sparrow and the Workshop – The Faster You Spin single review

The ever inventive act impress with their latest offering.

The Magnets – All This Time album review

The Magnets – All This Time album review

The Magnets are an a cappella band that love making music. Combining vocal harmonies this band

Mariah Carey featuring Miguel – #Beautiful single review

Mariah Carey featuring Miguel – #Beautiful single review

A return to form from Mariah Carey.

Demi Lovato – Demi album review

Demi Lovato – Demi album review

Demi Lovato releases her most consistent album to date.

Sound of Contact – Dimensionaut album review

Sound of Contact – Dimensionaut album review

A very impressive experimental/prog-rock album.

Discopolis – Falling (Committed To Sparkle Motion) single review

Discopolis – Falling (Committed To Sparkle Motion) single review

Dreamy track produced by Swedish House Mafia's Axwell.

Levellers – The Recruiting Sergeant single review

Levellers – The Recruiting Sergeant single review

An up-beat, thigh-slapping, great song and all for charity!

Kirsty Bertarelli with Ronan Keating – Send Out a Message (To The World) single review

Kirsty Bertarelli with Ronan Keating – Send Out a Message (To The World) single review

A lovely, summery, country-tinged pop number!

Billy Ocean – Here You Are album review

Billy Ocean – Here You Are album review

An album full of classics, with Billy Ocean's luscious vocals - perfect!

Alison Moyet – The Minutes album review

Alison Moyet – The Minutes album review

This is an absolutely stunning album release from Alison Moyet.

Paper Aeroplanes – Little Letters album review

Paper Aeroplanes – Little Letters album review

An album of rather slow songs, but lyrically brilliant.

The Brand New Heavies – Forward album review

The Brand New Heavies – Forward album review

A wonderful new album from the Brand New Heavies.

Hugh Laurie – Didn’t It Rain album review

Hugh Laurie – Didn’t It Rain album review

Laurie returns with another batch of his favourite blues songs.

The Boxer Rebellion – Promises album review

The Boxer Rebellion – Promises album review

The band deliver on every promise with the arrival of album number four.

Natalie Maines – Mother album review

Natalie Maines – Mother album review

The Dixie Chicks' lead vocalist releases her solo debut.

Valerie June – Pushin’ Against A Stone – album review

Valerie June – Pushin’ Against A Stone – album review

A classy album, that shows off Valerie June's gorgeous vocals.

N.O.R.E. aka P.A.P.I. – Student of the Game album review

N.O.R.E. aka P.A.P.I. – Student of the Game album review

Generic beats dampen a promising release.

Lady Antebellum – Golden album review

Lady Antebellum – Golden album review

Lady Antebellum lose their identity in the bid for mainstream success.

Rudimental – Home album review

Rudimental – Home album review

Brilliant and versatile debut from the band.

Noah And The Whale – There Will Come A Time single review

Noah And The Whale – There Will Come A Time single review

Summery single from the band.

Sound of Contact – Live review

Sound of Contact – Live review

We saw Sound of Contact playing at London's Gibson Guitar Studios.

Bonnie Tyler – Rocks and Honey album review

Bonnie Tyler – Rocks and Honey album review

A fine return to form from Bonnie Tyler.

The Pigeon Detectives – We Met At Sea album review

The Pigeon Detectives – We Met At Sea album review

If you're a fan of the Kaiser Chiefs and Arctic Monkeys, then you'll love We Met

Colour Of Bone – Low Mode single review

Colour Of Bone – Low Mode single review

The first single from this mysterious entity seriously impresses.

Sharks – Selfhood album review

Sharks – Selfhood album review

A fine album release by the Sharks.

Story Books – Too Much A Hunter EP review

Story Books – Too Much A Hunter EP review

Dramatic EP from the band.

Vitalic – Fade Away single review

Vitalic – Fade Away single review

Nostalgic 80s new single from Vitalic.

Bo Bruce – Before I Sleep album review

Bo Bruce – Before I Sleep album review

Interesting debut from The Voice contestant.

Treetop Flyers – The Mountain Moves album review

Treetop Flyers – The Mountain Moves album review

The British band bring some good old west-coast country to the chilly isles.

Meatloaf – Bat Out Of Hell: Special Edition album review

Meatloaf – Bat Out Of Hell: Special Edition album review

The classic album gets a Special Edition release.

The Very Best TV Ad Songs album review

The Very Best TV Ad Songs album review

40 songs you'll recognise from popular TV adverts.

Paul Weller – Flame Out/The Olde Original single review

Paul Weller – Flame Out/The Olde Original single review

Great new single from Weller!

Maia Green Note live review

Maia Green Note live review

Lovely little gig in Camden.

K – Too Young To Die single review

K – Too Young To Die single review

Rising indie-rock band K release their debut single.

Harper Simon – 99 single review

Harper Simon – 99 single review

The singer-songwriter releases another track from his latest album.

At The Drive In – Relationship of Command album review

At The Drive In – Relationship of Command album review

Re-release of the classic album, also now on vinyl.

Nelly – Hey Porsche single review

Nelly – Hey Porsche single review

We review hip hop star Nelly's latest single.

Junip – Junip album review

Junip – Junip album review

Stunning second album from trio.

Josh Kumra – Good Things Come To Those Who Don’t Wait album review

Josh Kumra – Good Things Come To Those Who Don’t Wait album review

Interesting collection of songs from the singer songwriter.

Phoenix – Bankrupt! album review

Phoenix – Bankrupt! album review

French outfit score highly with fifth studio album.

Triggerfinger – All This Dancin’ Around album review

Triggerfinger – All This Dancin’ Around album review

We review Triggerfinger's third studio album, All This Dancin' Around.

Paula Cole – Raven album review

Paula Cole – Raven album review

The Grammy-winning singer/songwriter/producer returns with a stellar collection of songs.

Michael Buble – To Be Loved album review

Michael Buble – To Be Loved album review

The Canadian superstar returns with exactly what his fans want.

Yes Sir Boss, featuring Joss Stone – Mrs #1 single review

Yes Sir Boss, featuring Joss Stone – Mrs #1 single review

Yes Sir Boss release their second single, which is a duet with Joss Stone, featuring some

Kacey Musgraves – Same Trailer Different Park album review

Kacey Musgraves – Same Trailer Different Park album review

The breakthrough country star releases her album in the UK.

Walk Off The Earth – R.E.V.O. album review

Walk Off The Earth – R.E.V.O. album review

The YouTube sensations release their debut album.

Karen Ruimy – Come With Me album review

Karen Ruimy – Come With Me album review

An unusual but enjoyable release from Karen Ruimy.

Fred’s House – Fine Life single review

Fred’s House – Fine Life single review

A nice enough debut from the rising band.

Scholars – Always Lead Never Follow album review

Scholars – Always Lead Never Follow album review

Solid album with a few surprises.

Fletcher – Upon Ayr album review

Fletcher – Upon Ayr album review

A gloomy record that left us feeling a bit sad.

The Joy Formidable – Little Blimp single review

The Joy Formidable – Little Blimp single review

A catchy number that leaves us craving for more.

Angel – The World single review

Angel – The World single review

A global smash in the waiting for Angel.

Triggerfinger – Let It Ride single review

Triggerfinger – Let It Ride single review

The rise of Triggerfinger continues with this release.

Patrick Wolf Queen Elizabeth Hall live review

Patrick Wolf Queen Elizabeth Hall live review

Patrick celebrates 10 years in the industry with a London date.

Fyfe – Solace EP review

Fyfe – Solace EP review

David's Lyre former frontman releases new project EP.

Little Big Town – Tornado album review

Little Big Town – Tornado album review

The country band look set to break the UK with their new album.

Mike Marlin – Grand Reveal album review

Mike Marlin – Grand Reveal album review

The British singer/songwriter creeps us out in a good way.

The Burning Of Rome – With Us album review

The Burning Of Rome – With Us album review

Eccentric San Diego band dazzles us with debut album.

Black Manila – Shake That Thing single review

Black Manila – Shake That Thing single review

Summery new song from the South London trio.

Harper Simon – Division Street album review

Harper Simon – Division Street album review

A very interesting and original album from Harper Simon.

Jimi Hendrix – People, Hell and Angels album review

Jimi Hendrix – People, Hell and Angels album review

Previously unreleased recordings debut on this album release.

Kitsuné – Parisien 3 album review

Kitsuné – Parisien 3 album review

Great selection of Parisien music.

New Kids on the Block – 10 album review

New Kids on the Block – 10 album review

New Kids on the Block return to big pop songs for their new album.

Scholars – Black and Blue single review

Scholars – Black and Blue single review

The band tease their debut album with a new single.

The Scaramanga Six – Phantom Head album review

The Scaramanga Six – Phantom Head album review

Impressively ranged but perhaps not for everyone.

Dog Is Dead – Do The Right Thing single review

Dog Is Dead – Do The Right Thing single review

Summery single from Nottingham band.

John Smith – Great Lakes album review

John Smith – Great Lakes album review

The singer-songwriter returns following a bad case of writer's block.

Mindless Behaviour – All Around The World album review

Mindless Behaviour – All Around The World album review

Have B2K made a comeback?

Let’s Say We Did – Hello Creatures album review

Let’s Say We Did – Hello Creatures album review

Swedish band takes you through dreamy journey.

Charlie Brown – On My Way single review

Charlie Brown – On My Way single review

The rising star is set for his first chart smash.

Jaida Dreyer – I Am Jaida Dreyer album review

Jaida Dreyer – I Am Jaida Dreyer album review

New country star impresses with her debut album.

Jenn Bostic – Jealous album review

Jenn Bostic – Jealous album review

Jenn Bostic surprises with her new album Jealous.

Billy Bragg – Tooth & Nail album review

Billy Bragg – Tooth & Nail album review

The singer-songwriter returns with a solid new album.

The Script – If You Could See Me Now review

The Script – If You Could See Me Now review

The Script impress with their brand new single.

The Script O2 Arena live review

The Script O2 Arena live review

The Script bring their arena tour to London's O2 Arena.

Lewis Watson – The Wild EP review

Lewis Watson – The Wild EP review

Emerging talent Lewis Watson impresses with his new EP.

Bridgit Mendler – Hello My Name Is… album review

Bridgit Mendler – Hello My Name Is… album review

The latest Disney star turns her hand to music but struggles to find an identity.

Tim McGraw – Two Lanes of Freedom album review

Tim McGraw – Two Lanes of Freedom album review

The country superstar is on the brink of a UK breakthrough.

Justin Timberlake – The 20/20 Experience album review

Justin Timberlake – The 20/20 Experience album review

JT returns with a length opus that evolves rather than progresses his sound.

The Saturdays featuring Sean Paul – What About Us single review

The Saturdays featuring Sean Paul – What About Us single review

The Saturdays return with more of the same.

Dinosaur Jr. – Don’t Pretend You Didn’t Know single review

Dinosaur Jr. – Don’t Pretend You Didn’t Know single review

The age old American rockers are still going strong.

Sound City – Real To Reel album review

Sound City – Real To Reel album review

Legends deliver brilliant album.

The Who – Live At The Isle Of Wight Festival 1970 album review

The Who – Live At The Isle Of Wight Festival 1970 album review

The Who release their historic live gig.

The Peter Ulrich Collaboration – The Painted Caravan album review

The Peter Ulrich Collaboration – The Painted Caravan album review

A triumph of real instruments over studio wizadry.

Tunde Baiyewu – Diamond in a Rock album review

Tunde Baiyewu – Diamond in a Rock album review

The Lighthouse Family frontman releases a new solo album.

Hadouken! – Every Weekend album review

Hadouken! – Every Weekend album review

New explosive album from the band.

Moya – A Little More Love single review

Moya – A Little More Love single review

Catchy contemplative track from a female singer worth her salt.

C2C: Country To Country Day 2 live review

C2C: Country To Country Day 2 live review

Carrie Underwood headlined the second day of the country music festival.

C2C: Country To Country Day 1 live review

C2C: Country To Country Day 1 live review

Day 1 of C2C served up a variety of top-selling country artists.

Damn Vandals – Kings Of Never single review

Damn Vandals – Kings Of Never single review

Single signals the dawn of a new English rock band.

Josh Rouse – The Happiness Waltz album review

Josh Rouse – The Happiness Waltz album review

US singer/songwriter releases tenth studio album.

Stereophonics – Graffiti on the Train album review

Stereophonics – Graffiti on the Train album review

The Welsh wonders return with a brand new album.

Emilia Mitiku – I Belong To You album review

Emilia Mitiku – I Belong To You album review

Emilia Mitiku returns to the UK after a long break.

Bowie Jane – Luv Bomb single review

Bowie Jane – Luv Bomb single review

A pop song that sounds a little too dated for us.

Gin Wigmore The Borderline live review

Gin Wigmore The Borderline live review

Kiwi singer wows The Borderline with sexy set.

Itch – Manifesto Pt 2: We’re All In The Gutter EP review

Itch – Manifesto Pt 2: We’re All In The Gutter EP review

The new EP is a mixture of ups and downs.

Crowns – Four Walls

Crowns – Four Walls

Summery new song from Crowns.

Lace and Whiskey – Confuse The Mind single review

Lace and Whiskey – Confuse The Mind single review

Vibrating new track from the band.

Common Tongues – Solitary Thinker single review

Common Tongues – Solitary Thinker single review

Mellow new track from the band.

Dido – Girl Who Got Away album review

Dido – Girl Who Got Away album review

Dido returns with her first album in five years.

Tim McGraw & Friends album review

Tim McGraw & Friends album review

A compilation celebrating McGraw's biggest collaborations.

Les Miserables – Highlights from the Motion Picture Soundtrack album review

Les Miserables – Highlights from the Motion Picture Soundtrack album review

Highlights from the year's biggest film so far.

The Music of Nashville – Original Soundtrack: Season 1 Volume 1 album review

The Music of Nashville – Original Soundtrack: Season 1 Volume 1 album review

Connie Britton, Hayden Panettiere and the rest of the cast impress with their country offerings.

Josh Groban – All That Echoes album review

Josh Groban – All That Echoes album review

The classical-pop crossover artist returns with a stunning new album.

Blake – Start Over album review

Blake – Start Over album review

The final album from the band as a quartet.

Stereophonics Electric Brixton live review

Stereophonics Electric Brixton live review

Stereophonics celebrate their new album with a London gig.

The Peter Ulrich Collaboration – Children of the Rain single review

The Peter Ulrich Collaboration – Children of the Rain single review

Well produced but not really our cup of tea.

Klak Tik – The Servants album review

Klak Tik – The Servants album review

Something a little different for your ears.

Funeral For a Friend – The Distance single review

Funeral For a Friend – The Distance single review

Angry, fast and thrashy offering from Funeral for a Friend.

CC Smugglers – New Roots Music

CC Smugglers – New Roots Music

A well made and enjoyable offering from CC Smugglers.

Miles Kane – Give Up single review

Miles Kane – Give Up single review

AN interesting taster for Miles' new album.

Valerie June – You Can’t Be Told single review

Valerie June – You Can’t Be Told single review

We're huge fans of Valerie after this single.

Stereophonics – Indian Summer single review

Stereophonics – Indian Summer single review

The Stereophonics return with a real winner.

Camryn – Now or Never single review

Camryn – Now or Never single review

The latest Disney starlet turns to music.

Liza Minnelli Royal Festival Hall live review

Liza Minnelli Royal Festival Hall live review

The iconic star of film and stage entertained London this weekend.

ME – Even The Odd Ones Out album review

ME – Even The Odd Ones Out album review

Australian band bring back classic rock.

Doldrums – Lesser Evil album review

Doldrums – Lesser Evil album review

Bonkers music that will appeal to your ears.

Hauschka – Salon Des Amateurs Remixes album review

Hauschka – Salon Des Amateurs Remixes album review

Take a journey into Hauschka's eccentric world.

Leo Abrahams – Zero Sum album review

Leo Abrahams – Zero Sum album review

Dreamy soundscapes that will take you through a musical journey.

Daniela Brooker – Heartbreaker single review

Daniela Brooker – Heartbreaker single review

New single doesn't blow you away.

Dinosaur Pile-Up – Arizona Waiting single review

Dinosaur Pile-Up – Arizona Waiting single review

New mature sound from the band.

Fiction – The Big Other album review

Fiction – The Big Other album review

London 5-piece finding their feet with feature length debut.

Girls Aloud The O2 London live review

Girls Aloud The O2 London live review

Girls Aloud put on a show that truly celebrates their hit-filled career.

Ludovico Einaudi – In a Time Lapse album review

Ludovico Einaudi – In a Time Lapse album review

The composer's latest album for piano and strings.

NME Awards The Troxy live review

NME Awards The Troxy live review

The Troxy was host of the prestigious awards.

Cooking Songs album review

Cooking Songs album review

A tenuous but enjoyable collection of songs.

Alex Adams Water Rats live review

Alex Adams Water Rats live review

The rising star celebrates his download single Lola with live show.

Sultanov – Keep On Running single

Sultanov – Keep On Running single

Solid single from Russian shores.

Petula Clark – Lost In You album review

Petula Clark – Lost In You album review

The legendary singer returns with a new album.

The Plea – The Dreamers Stadium album review

The Plea – The Dreamers Stadium album review

Solid new album from the Irish band.

Glee: The Music, Season 4 Volume 1 album review

Glee: The Music, Season 4 Volume 1 album review

The McKinley students cover more classic pop hits.

Josephine – Portrait single review

Josephine – Portrait single review

The eternally soulful Manchester songstress soothes with latest song.

Keaton Henson – Birthdays album review

Keaton Henson – Birthdays album review

The reluctant performer releases his second album.

The Lumineers Shepherd’s Bush Empire live review

The Lumineers Shepherd’s Bush Empire live review

The Lumineers continue their rise in the UK.

Erica Wexler Sunlit Night showcase review

Erica Wexler Sunlit Night showcase review

A shaky performance from the would-be diva.

Sound City The Forum live review

Sound City The Forum live review

Special guests make for an unforgettable night at The Forum.

The Vestals – Perfect Pain/Seventeen single review

The Vestals – Perfect Pain/Seventeen single review

Indie-pop perfect for the festival season.

Dermot O’Leary Presents The Saturday Sessions 2013 album review

Dermot O’Leary Presents The Saturday Sessions 2013 album review

The presenter and radio DJ releases a new instalment of his hit series.

Mariah Carey – Almost Home single review

Mariah Carey – Almost Home single review

A return to form for the best-selling diva.

Gin Wigmore – Gravel & Wine album review

Gin Wigmore – Gravel & Wine album review

The New Zealand artist dazzles us with this vibrant album.

Autoheart – Lent single review

Autoheart – Lent single review

Autoheart deliver the goods with their latest single.

Jewel – Greatest Hits album review

Jewel – Greatest Hits album review

The Alaskan singer-songwriter celebrates 18 years in the music industry.

Destiny’s Child – Love Songs album review

Destiny’s Child – Love Songs album review

One new track from Destiny's Child leaves us disappointed.

Dropout Dan – Forever Instead EP review

Dropout Dan – Forever Instead EP review

Cambridgeshire native releases first collection of songs.

Mykel – Sweet Valentine single review

Mykel – Sweet Valentine single review

New soulful artist gets you in the mood for Valentine's day.

Tegan and Sara – Heartthrob album review

Tegan and Sara – Heartthrob album review

Canadian twins release commercial industry pleaser.

The Trevor Nelson Collection album review

The Trevor Nelson Collection album review

The best R&B from the last four decades.

Rita Ora – Radioactive single review

Rita Ora – Radioactive single review

Rita Ora unleashes the next hit from her debut album.

Josephine Bush Hall live review

Josephine Bush Hall live review

Newcomer enraptures gig-goers in West London.

The Virginmarys – King Of Conflict album review

The Virginmarys – King Of Conflict album review

The Virginmarys are releasing their debut album, which was produced by Toby Jepson. The band have

Kat Krazy ft Susie Ledge – See The Sun (Big Time) single review

Kat Krazy ft Susie Ledge – See The Sun (Big Time) single review

Great tune before a night out.

Apples & Eve – Dionysus EP review

Apples & Eve – Dionysus EP review

Perfect for festival.

The Pigeon Detectives – Animal single review

The Pigeon Detectives – Animal single review

Expect edgy verses and a summery chorus.

The Heartbreaks – Hand On Heart EP review

The Heartbreaks – Hand On Heart EP review

We feel a little downbeat thanks to The Heartbreaks.

Kimberley Walsh – Centre Stage album review

Kimberley Walsh – Centre Stage album review

Kimberley steps out of Girls Aloud's shadow to shine in the solo spotlight.

Frightened Rabbit – Pedestrian Verse album review

Frightened Rabbit – Pedestrian Verse album review

The talented Scots unveil outstanding latest offering.

Everything Everything – Arc album review

Everything Everything – Arc album review

The Manchester band is back with a bang.

Andrea Bocelli – Passione album review

Andrea Bocelli – Passione album review

The classical singer returns with a new album.

Arbouretum – Coming Out Of The Fog album review

Arbouretum – Coming Out Of The Fog album review

An album, which's guitar riffs will resonate in your ears for days.

Tiga – Plush single review

Tiga – Plush single review

Your new favourite track before you go out at the weekend.

Sophie Hunger – Danger of the Light album review

Sophie Hunger – Danger of the Light album review

Swiss singer/songwriter's latest album is a success.

Brian McKnight Jazz Cafe live review

Brian McKnight Jazz Cafe live review

The R&B legend performs at London's Jazz Cafe.

Mikill Pane Sebright Arms live review

Mikill Pane Sebright Arms live review

Hip Hop artist Mikill Pane is here so you better listen.

The Joy Formidable – Wolf’s Law album review

The Joy Formidable – Wolf’s Law album review

A triumph of a record from The Joy Formidable.

This Many Boyfriends – Tina Weymouth single review

This Many Boyfriends – Tina Weymouth single review

A great introduction to a rising band.

Josh Kumra – Waiting For You single review

Josh Kumra – Waiting For You single review

The singer-songwriter kicks off 2013.

Mike Hough – Stained EP review

Mike Hough – Stained EP review

Flawless EP release from rising star Mike Hough.

Glee: The Music, The Christmas Album Vol 3 review

Glee: The Music, The Christmas Album Vol 3 review

The Glee cast release their third festive collection.

Bruno Mars – Unorthodox Jukebox album review

Bruno Mars – Unorthodox Jukebox album review

Bruno Mars releases his eagerly awaited new album.

Ke$ha – Deconstructed EP review

Ke$ha – Deconstructed EP review

Ke$ha's show a new side as she strips her music back.

Philip Glass Barbican live review

Philip Glass Barbican live review

The composer wows the Barbican.

Terry Emm – Gently single review

Terry Emm – Gently single review

EF reviews Terry Emm's new Christmas single Gently.

Mariah Carey – Christmas Time Is In The Air Again single review

Mariah Carey – Christmas Time Is In The Air Again single review

Mariah serves up another festive classic.

Girls Aloud – Beautiful ‘Cause You Love Me single review

Girls Aloud – Beautiful ‘Cause You Love Me single review

The pop fivesome serve up a second new single.

James Arthur – Impossible single review

James Arthur – Impossible single review

The X Factor winner serves up a surprisingly good single.

Pink – The Truth About Love: Fan Edition album review

Pink – The Truth About Love: Fan Edition album review

Pink re-releases her number one album.

Dot Rotten – Karmageddon single review

Dot Rotten – Karmageddon single review

Urban/pop artist Dot Rotten releases his new single Karmageddon.

The Overtones Hammersmith Apollo live review

The Overtones Hammersmith Apollo live review

The vocal harmony group wow Hammersmith Apollo.

Maia – Pepper Stars album review

Maia – Pepper Stars album review

Get enchanted by the beautiful sounds of this band.

Acres Of Lions – Collections album review

Acres Of Lions – Collections album review

Canadian band unleashes new album. Keep reading to find out what we thought.

Joywride Madame JoJo’s live review

Joywride Madame JoJo’s live review

Rising pop band Joywride put on an energetic showcase.

Matt Corby – Into the Flames EP review

Matt Corby – Into the Flames EP review

Former Australian Idol contestant delivers solid EP.

Cheryl Cole – A Million Lights Live At The O2 DVD review

Cheryl Cole – A Million Lights Live At The O2 DVD review

Cheryl Cole's first solo tour gets a DVD release.

Marcus Foster Islington Assembly Hall live review

Marcus Foster Islington Assembly Hall live review

Acoustic singer/songwriter mixes it up.

Olly Murs featuring Flo Rida – Troublemaker single review

Olly Murs featuring Flo Rida – Troublemaker single review

Olly's clearly been listening to Maroon 5...

Steps – The Ultimate Tour Live DVD review

Steps – The Ultimate Tour Live DVD review

Steps' reunion tour captured at The O2.

Bon Iver Wembley Arena live review

Bon Iver Wembley Arena live review

Bon Iver bring their show to Wembley Arena.

Zenith Glow – Sublime EP review

Zenith Glow – Sublime EP review

Long-awaited debut EP from singer/songwriter Alex MacKenzie.

Dr Meaker – Fighter single review

Dr Meaker – Fighter single review

The latest band to spring from the Bristol talent pool.

Nicki Minaj The O2 live review

Nicki Minaj The O2 live review

The US rapper performs her first UK arena tour.

The Joy Formidable King’s College live review

The Joy Formidable King’s College live review

Alternative rock Welsh trio bring the noise.

Marcus Foster – The Last House EP review

Marcus Foster – The Last House EP review

Gravel voiced singer/songwriter releases follow up to Nameless Path.

Dead Can Dance – Opium single review

Dead Can Dance – Opium single review

Australian duo return in style.

The Enemy – This Is Real single review

The Enemy – This Is Real single review

Comeback single signals new found maturity.

Skye – Featherlight single review

Skye – Featherlight single review

Former Morcheeba frontwoman returns on form.

Rachel Sermanni – Under Moutains album review

Rachel Sermanni – Under Moutains album review

The Scottish belle's debut album sets exceptional standard.

The Jim Jones Revue – The Savage Heart album review

The Jim Jones Revue – The Savage Heart album review

Rock band return with third studio album.

Gabby Young & Other Animals – Walk Away single review

Gabby Young & Other Animals – Walk Away single review

This really wild bunch hit all the right notes.

The Jim Jones Revue – It’s Gotta Be About Me single review

The Jim Jones Revue – It’s Gotta Be About Me single review

Rock London 5-piece return in trademark style.

Cave Painting – Votive Life album review

Cave Painting – Votive Life album review

Brighton band lift off.

Crybaby – We’re Supposed To Be In Love single review

Crybaby – We’re Supposed To Be In Love single review

Echoes of a bygone era.

The Janice Graham Band – Assassiner single review

The Janice Graham Band – Assassiner single review

Acid jazz band break onto the scene in wicked style.

The Longsands – Worlds Collide single review

The Longsands – Worlds Collide single review

A disappointing offering from the Newcastle band.

Society – All That We’ve Become single review

Society – All That We’ve Become single review

Mystery entity release first epic single.

Carrie Underwood Royal Albert Hall live review

Carrie Underwood Royal Albert Hall live review

We review the country star's debut UK show.

NKOTBSB The O2 live review

NKOTBSB The O2 live review

The boy band supergroup bring the 90s back.

Thomas Nicholas Band – TNB EP

Thomas Nicholas Band – TNB EP

Debut UK EP release for Thomas Ian Nicholas' band.

Thomas Nicholas Band The Garage live review

Thomas Nicholas Band The Garage live review

The American Pie actor makes his London music debut.

Lianna La Havas Scala live review

Lianna La Havas Scala live review

Pint sized songstress stuns a sold out Scala.

Max Raptor – Carolina single review

Max Raptor – Carolina single review

Punk band's first single packs a mean punch.

Hervé – Better Than A BMX single review

Hervé – Better Than A BMX single review

DJ produces radio friendly pop track.

Tyson – Die On The Dancefloor single review

Tyson – Die On The Dancefloor single review

Former Unklejam singer launches solo career.

Tyga – Rack City single review

Tyga – Rack City single review

Tyga fails to score.

The Minutes – Heartbreaker single review

The Minutes – Heartbreaker single review

Dublin boys exercise lovelorn demons.

FOE Camden Barfly live review

FOE Camden Barfly live review

Young musician looks set to rise.

Youngman – Who Knows? single review

Youngman – Who Knows? single review

Catchy club song signals good start for Derby youngster.

Pepe Deluxe – Queen Of The Wave album review

Pepe Deluxe – Queen Of The Wave album review

Pop opera duo pile on the pretention.

Rachel Sermanni – Black Currents EP review

Rachel Sermanni – Black Currents EP review

Scottish folk singer sets high standard.