Pop Music

How do you love a song you disagree with?

It took me a while but now I really appreciate Amy Winehouse

A good Bond song should include swooning strings, stabbing horns and a chorus the size of the moon, explains Sarah Ditum

John Lennon’s kicking against the pricks was mere window-dressing

When things are desperate, you don’t want to be the audience, you want to be the show

If Lennon and McCartney had never met, Britain would have been more boring and less colourful

The never-ending rise and fall of Morrissey

Richard Waghorne says the Blitz spirit means suppressing information about Corona

How the electronic dance duo made more than a minimal contribution to music

It was 40 years ago today: the magnificent swansong of rock and roll