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Lammermuir Festival 2017 review - rich and deeply rewarding

Increasingly, the Lammermuir Festival is – one audience member whispered conspiratorially to me – what East Lothian music lovers are switching to...

DVD/Blu-ray: Life Is Sweet

Sweet isn’t the right word; in Mike Leigh’s 1990 film...

The Child in Time, BBC One review - lost in translation

Apparently this is the first time an Ian McEwan novel has been...

Oedipe, LPO, Jurowski, RFH review - Enescu's masterpiec...

It’s official: Romanian master George Enescu’s four-act...

theartsdesk on Vinyl 32: OMD, Twin Peaks, Bicep, Sisters of...

September and October see a deluge of new releases. Everybody and their aunt puts out an album as autumn hits, so theartsdesk on Vinyl...

BBCPO, Mena, Bridgewater Hall, Manchester review - Mahler...

Juanjo Mena memorably began his tenure as chief conductor at the BBC Philharmonic with a...

The best TV to watch this week

Don't want to go outside? Take refuge on the box. We sift the schedules for yoSaturday 23 September
Black Lake, BBC Four – Swedish ski-resort...

CD: Jon Boden - Afterglow

The main man of folk big band Bellowhead steps out...

Roddy Doyle: Smile review - return of the repressed

Although he made his name with the generally upbeat grooves and licks of his Barrytown Trilogy, Roddy Doyle has often played Irish family and...

Reissue CDs Weekly: Ducks Deluxe

That this year is the 40th anniversary of 1977, the year punk rock...