Rock & Pop

The seventh edition of the festival for emerging musicians and music industry hopefuls returns next month with nine days of genre-spanning live music from the best new talent, including rapper Little Simz on February 12th.
 Nérija will be part of Roundhouse Rising
Jongleurs founder and owner of the Dingwalls brand, Maria Kempinska MBE.
Camden is the heartbeat of music, so for me to start from there totally makes sense.” Jongleurs founder and owner of the Dingwalls brand, Maria Kempinska MBE, has big plans to breathe life into the venue.
Jazz Cafe - Milestone Series of live album launches
Jazz Cafe and Total Refreshment Centre have launched their Milestones series, celebrating some of the 20th century’s greatest jazz albums. Across 12 Mondays in 2017.
Lambchop. Picture: Elise Tyler
Nashville music pioneers among performers at In The Round shows
Review: Super Furry Animals @ Roundhouse
As promised by enigmatic frontman Gruff Rhys when he spoke to Grooves last week, Super Furry Animals brought a giant bear with them for their two nights at the Roundhouse, writes Allan Ledward.
In a corner of King’s Cross, lies a haven for the music puritan, a place where recorded music is played at a sound quality only usually preserved for billionaires – at least that’s the claim by Spiritland co-founder Paul Noble.
James Smith and Danny Todd of Belfast duo exmagician
Ahead of Assembly gig, Belfast duo talk new album – and how they DON'T sound like Kasabian
Andy Peyton
So, what does it mean for the sadly no more Barfly? Is indie no more? We spoke to The Columbo Group...
Fergie at Wireless
Fergie played the main stage pretty early and displayed an relentless work ethic. The former Black...
Florence and the Machine at BST Hyde Park
This year’s Hyde Park British Summer Time (BST) festival headliners formed – for the main part – a...
It was late on Saturday night and the lights and lasers where playing across the skies above...
Gun at Electric Ballroom
This year’s Camden Rocks festival created a festival buzz around Camden not seen for some time....
Gig listings: February 3-9
Gig listings for the week ahead
Portico are among the acts set to play at the new Jazz Cafe
One of the confirmed acts lined up in the opening fortnight, is London band, Portico, writes Roisin...
Simon Mason’s one-man show will be at The Water Rats on April 27-28
The one time Brit-Pop drug dealer's unscripted one-man show, based on his bestselling memoir,...
Underworld colour - (c) Perou 2016
Shortly after 10.15pm on Thursday night, the plug was pulled on Underworld’s King Of Snake and an...
Bright Young Things are set to play at the new Water Rats in King’s Cross
Bright Young Things are set to play at the new Water Rats in King’s Cross, writes Roisin Gadelrab.
Camden Rocks festival founder Chris McCormack
Chris McCormack is tireless. Not only was he a guitarist for 1990s band Three Colours Red, but he...