Kate Mossman is the New Statesman's arts editor and pop critic.
Tunnel “has replaced the best, most scenic hour through the spirals of the high Alps with half an hour in a hole”.
The hardest part of attending an accidentally private gig, I learned, was knowing the applause etiquette and what to do with your face while being sung to.
As our childhood serial killer interest developed, Dahmer became a “favourite” for my brother and I.
The singer opens up about alcohol, cheating – and why she's ready to call herself a musician.
The Canadian queen of Celtic music is honorary colonel of the Royal Canadian Airforce.
Space is the place where Alex Turner can let his solipsistic weirdness emerge.
The prickle of adrenalin in my eyeballs turned out to be prophetic.
No one has made a record like Abbey Road since 1969, and no one’s been as excited about space since, either.
“I am expected to know my stuff,” says principal standby Sifiso Mazibuko
Rock’s oddest couple on Trump, Brexit, privilege and the perils of the public laundromat.