Musician Neil Young is on a serious mission to restore quality to digital music and bring back its "soul", writes Alistair Fairweather.
The Scottish singer-songwriter has released his first album in five years, titled "Caustic Love".
The old guard outshone new kids on the block as veteran star David Bowie used his Brit awards appearance to plead with Scotland not to leave the UK.
After mourning the death of the revolution, the collective has found new purpose, and a new myth.
Even the performer doesn't know what will happen when a new form of music is presented on a Wits University theatre stage later this month.
Local rapper Capso talks about the social commentary in his music and what it was like collaborating with Wyclef Jean on the song, "Firestars".
If God is a DJ, according to Faithless and everyone wants to be a DJ, says Paul van Dyk; and if Paris Hilton thinks she's a DJ - then God help us all.
A Springsteen show is part revivalist church service, part leftist political rally. But above all, it is a sweat-drenched rock 'n roll spectacle.
The French DJ duo and New Zealand teen star walked off with album, record and song of the year at an awards ceremony in which 33 couples got married.
International acts rocked Vic Falls on New Year's eve – just one of the latest festivals on the country's calendar.
From a new Bridget Jones book, a wedge-style boot and hipster beards ad nauseum, we review last year's biggest, bestselling, and most shared.
Nadezhda Tolokonnikova has said their release from prison was not a humanitarian gesture, but a propaganda stunt ahead of the Winter Olympics.
Has the role of music journalist been relegated to being simply a punter of product?
Our resident critics stack up their top five picks in music against the commercial choices.
A guitarist fleeing from a civil war is determined to keep playing, despite restrictions in his country.
How a kid from central England who had never heard of Nelson Mandela ended up writing a global hit that became the anti-apartheid anthem.
William Kentridge discusses his love of music, his fusion of art and opera, and the spin-offs from that.
Durban-born artist Okmalumkoolkat is as obsessed with pushing the city's dance styles as he is in bringing its gqom life to the world.
Nigerian rapper Ice Prince is up for the Channel O Africa Music Video Award - Most Gifted African West title. Here's a peek into what he is about.
Tumi Mogorosi's visionary debut album celebrates the centrality of percussion in African spirituality.