Cat Stevens, now known as Yusuf, will tour Australia for the third time to mark his 50-year folk music career.
Adele concertgoers got a drenching last night as a weather bomb hit Auckland.
Beethoven: Cello Works, Volume 1. Inbal Megiddo (cello), Jian Liu (piano). Rattle CD
Swedish singer Zara Larsson’s second album is full of a swagger that swings between self-effacing intelligence and a self-awareness that sometimes come across as the aural equivalent of a selfie.
The first studio album from Soulwax since brothers Stephen and David Dewaele released Nite Versions in 2005, From Deewee is a road-trip through a landscape festooned with vintage synthesisers...
Whatever it is, Drake’s new "musical project" sees him leave 2016’s overblown Views behind in a Yeezy-like burst of creativity, where the idea of "the album" is reconfigured for the streaming...
Dunedin darkwave post-punk trio Elan Vital released their debut album this week: seven claustrophobic and dreamy swirls of cold keys, drum machines, and distorted disco bass.
There was never any question it was going to be good. But no words or teaser video can really prepare you for just how great Adele is live. Or how funny.
The style and character of all classical music can be seized from its origins, "syncopated and jazzed up" to be far removed from its geneses, writes Liz Bouman.
Hundreds of Adele fans have heeded the travel warnings and arrived at Mt Smart Stadium before gates opened.
Spice Girl Melanie 'Mel B' Brown filed for divorce from her husband after nearly 10 years of marriage.
It's many a girl's dream to share a sexy slow dance with pop megastar Justin Bieber.
Swedish pop star Zara Larsson may have racked up more than 1 billion streams on music service Spotify within a few days of her new album's release, but the 19-year-old knows she still has some work to do in the US.
Hip hop artist Jason Derulo has big ambitions to break into movies and television but when it comes to auditions, the singer said they are not his thing.
Long queues and two-hour travel times are expected this week as huge crowds travel to watch Grammy-winning artist Adele in concert. Around 45,000 fans will watch the songstress at three concerts this week.
Gillian Whitehead: Ipu. Tungia Baker (voice), Richard Nunns (taonga puoro), Judy Bailey (piano), Georg Pederson (cello). Rattle CD.
Acclaimed for his work with The Antlers, Peter Silberman has released a debut solo album (or, at six songs, mini-album) that documents his experience with a hearing impairment that prompted him to...
It might be titled The Shins, yet this project is now firmly and solely the brainchild of 40-something James Morrow.
Rock and roll legend Chuck Berry has died aged 90, police in the US state of Missouri report.
Bandmates and collaborators Indira Force and Anita Clark are touring together this month, celebrating their debut album as ambient duo New Dawn, as well as Clark’s new LP under the moniker Motte,...