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Ed Byrne, Touring review - the perils of modern fatherhood

Ed Byrne is a worried parent. Thankfully his two young sons are hale and hearty, but he is concerned he may be bringing up a pair of pampered,...

The Woman in White, BBC One review - camp Victoriana

The BBC excels at a very particular kind of drama,...

Reissue CDs Weekly: New York Dolls

Playing Vancouver’s Commodore Ballroom on 8 September 1974, the New York Dolls opened their first set of the evening with three cover versions....

Ibragimova, Tiberghien, Wigmore Hall review – light, bright...

The Brahms violin sonatas make a perfect spring evening recital. The Second and Third were...

Rasheeda Speaking, Trafalgar Studios review - unsettling com...

Conflict and comedy can be unpredictable bedfellows, and Chicago...

Home From Home, BBC One review - Johnny Vegas as everyman he...

Home From Home, written by newcomers Chris Fewtrell and Simon Crowther, first saw life as a pilot in the BBC’s Landmark Sitcom Season in...

CD: Willie Nelson - Last Man Standing

Willie Nelson turned 85 at the end of April, a few days after releasing his latest album and a rare set of self-penned new songs, Last Man...

theartsdesk on Vinyl: Record Store Day Special 2018

Record Store Day 2018 – Saturday April 21 – is upon us. It should really be Record Shop Day 2018 as this is the UK but let’s not quibble. Instead...