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These films honour the overlooked women pioneers of electronic music

From Delia Derbyshire to Daphne Oram, these luminaries are finally getting their time in the spotlight

Music

All the major UK festivals that have confirmed line-ups for 2021

With news of the Government’s roadmap for exiting lockdown, festival organisers are hopeful that some events may go ahead this summer

Music

Boomtown postponed until 2022, citing lack of government support

Organisers say “the financial risk is simply too high” to press ahead with plans for this summer

Music

How do you feel about going back to gigs? This survey wants to know

Excited? Nervous? Both of those things and more? This is your chance to help shape the return of IRL gigs

Music

‘Yo, I’m the star here’: girl in red on the power of authenticity

As the 22-year-old Norwegian prepares to release her long-awaited debut album, things are getting real

Music

Where to see live music in London this April and May

The long, long wait for the return of IRL gigs in the capital is (almost) over

Music

A new music festival celebrating Black culture is coming to London

Arriving on August bank holiday weekend, Yam Carnival will be “a celebration of Black culture from around the world”

Film

TINA documentary review: A tremendous story of trauma and triumph

This film portrays both the darkness and the dazzling light of the musical icon’s tumultuous life

Music

10 things we can’t wait to experience again at a post-lockdown gig

From bowel-rumblingly loud speakers to, ahem, that beer-sweat smell you get at shows, there’s plenty we’ve been missing during lockdown

Music

Wireless is returning for summer 2021 - with new dates and location

The three-day event is leaving Finsbury Park for the first time since 2014

Film

Demi Lovato documentary review: Reliving trauma with dauntless candour

The musician recounts her 2018 drug overdose with bracing honesty in this sensitive four-part film

Music

Major music awards are changing, but the progress isn’t quick enough

As Sam Smith speaks out about their effective exclusion from the BRIT Awards, something needs to change - and fast

Music

A new outdoor club space, Ernie’s Yard, is coming to east London

The 12,000sq ft venue hopes to launch with a series of 12-hour daytime parties from June

Film

The must-see documentaries at the Human Rights Watch Film Festival

Alarming, enthralling, emboldening and enlightening — these documentaries are required viewing

Music

Grammys predictions: Who will, should and could win big this weekend

We told you so!/What a surprising year! (Delete as applicable after the ceremony)

TV

The Killing of James Bulger is a sensitive, forceful call for justice

Almost three decades on, this documentary is a harrowing reminder of a murder that shook the world

Music

James Newman’s Eurovision song is the most fun we’ve had in years

This feel-good dance-pop bop should be more than enough to avoid any nil points catastrophes

Music

Field Day unveils a new date, a new location - and more tickets

The electronic-focused one-dayer will return to its “spiritual home” later this summer

Music

A brand new festival is coming to the ‘iconic’ Crystal Palace Bowl

We spoke to one of the people behind the plan to bring live music back to this famed south London spot

Music

The Peckham youth workshop exploring the links between rap and opera

What connects sparring grime MCs and 19th century comic opera? This initiative wants to find out

Music

All Points East unveils the first names on its 2021 line-up

The east London favourite is the latest music festival to unveil its summer plans

Music

Fabric to live-stream DJ sets from Tower Bridge, the V&A and beyond

Bradley Zero, Sherelle, Shanti Celeste and Skream are among the artists taking to the decks

Music

Festivals in 2021: Sun, cider and no more social distancing?

As the live music scene readies itself for a big return this summer, festival organisers tell us about how they’re preparing

Music

Festival and clubbing scenes left feeling conflicted after Budget news

Industry bodies are grateful for the Culture Recovery Fund boost and VAT reductions - but there’s no word of the much-needed Covid cancellation insurance

Film

My mum, Poly Styrene: Celeste Bell on her mother’s incredible legacy

The daughter of multi-layered punk icon Poly Styrene hopes her new film will give her mum the respect she deserves

Insider

Burna Boy interview: ‘I haven’t really felt like me in a long time’

He’s taken Afro-fusion global, has collaborated with everyone from Beyoncé to Stormzy and his latest album has been streamed over 80 million times. But with everything else that’s been going on for the past year, Burna Boy has been struggling

Music

Jeff Buckley biopic to star Reeve Carney as the late musician

Buckley’s estate are on board with the movie, which means his entire discography can be used in the soundtrack

Film

Five incredible football documentaries to watch after Netflix’s Pelé

Hungry for more football on film? These fascinating watches are a perfect place to start

Music

Festival fans have done their bit - now the Government needs to act

Without government-backed insurance, festivals might not happen this summer - no matter how many tickets we buy

Music

Nine London music venues ‘still at imminent risk of permanent closure’

Two Camden venues have been newly added to the Music Venue Trust’s “critical” list