Aretha Franklin, 'Queen of Soul', dies aged 76
Legendary singer Aretha Franklin was the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, producing more than 20 US number ones 
Madonna: pop's superlative shapeshifter turns 60 with style
Madonna still has the edge, simply because what she’s doing now cannot be done by someone younger.
Now we got X Factor, we have some instant celebs to deal with

Fame is a two-edged sword and with the fans, one will always have haters. For...

Fame is a two-edged sword and with the fans, one will...

Maltese tenor Joseph Calleja: ‘Music industry faces extinction without EU legislation’

Tenor Joseph Calleja defends controversial new Copyright Directive

Tenor Joseph Calleja defends controversial new Copyright...

Crank up your empathy-metre

Rushed by necessity but conceived as a pure labour of love, the rescued-from-the-ashes-of-cancellation finale of Sense 8 makes the best of an unfortunate...

Rushed by necessity but conceived as a pure labour of love,...

Crystallising into flesh and feathers | Marie-Kieser Nielsen and Francesca Zammit

Selected by a jury of international guests, a dance performance that challenged sexual taboos and gender norms. TEODOR RELJIC speaks to Marie-Kieser Nielsen...

Selected by a jury of international guests, a dance...

Not dancing around the issue(s)

From July 5 to 8, the Dance Studies Association of the University of Malta will host ‘Contra: Dance and Conflict’ – a conference on conflict...

From July 5 to 8, the Dance Studies Association of the...

Organising small parties will no longer require €11,000 bank guarantee

Instigated by DJ Joven Grech, better known as Tenishia, new legal amendments have removed the need for a bank guarantee be paid by organisers of events at...

Instigated by DJ Joven Grech, better known as Tenishia, new...

Findit!
Malta’s search for its next Eurovision star starts today as X Factor auditions open

Pop-up tents around Malta will give interested applicants the chance to take part in the competiton 

Pop-up tents around Malta will give interested applicants...

[WATCH] Thousands attend Isle of MTV last night

While thousands attended yesterday's Isle of MTV, many noticed attendance...

While thousands attended yesterday's Isle of MTV, many...

Planning the route | ROTOT

As this year’s edition of the Institute for the Creative Arts (ICA) Festival gets ready for launch under the theme of ‘ROTOT’ (routes),...

As this year’s edition of the Institute for the...

Film review | The Island of Hungry Ghosts

The winner of the Best Documentary category at the Valletta Film Festival is a...

The winner of the Best Documentary category at the Valletta...

St George’s Square to host Algida Valletta Beach Volley in the City

Stuck in the city but want to feel the sand under your feet? The Algida...

Stuck in the city but want to feel the sand under your...

[WATCH] Malta International Contemporary Art Space set to open in 2021

Work has started on the first Malta International Contemporary Art Space, which will serve as a platform to showcase world-class contemporary art and visual...

Work has started on the first Malta International...

When art starts at home | Saskia Boddeke

During her visit to the Valletta Film Festival last week, Dutch multimedia artist Saskia Boddeke sat down with TEODOR RELJIC for a chat about The Greenaway...

During her visit to the Valletta Film Festival last week,...

‘Enough is enough’ | REA

Having launched a direct missive against overdevelopment in Malta through her debut single, ‘Nieklu n-Natura’, hip-hop singer, jeweller and radio...

Having launched a direct missive against overdevelopment in...

The Nickelodeon Treasure Hunt is coming to Malta next year

Get ready, set, go! The Nickelodeon Treasure Hunt will take place in Malta in...

Get ready, set, go! The Nickelodeon Treasure Hunt will take...

The twists of the game

In a process she describes as ‘fascinating and electrifying’, Italian theatre director Lisa Ferlazzo Natoli speaks to TEODOR RELJIC about...

In a process she describes as ‘fascinating and...

Doom, hails and ales | Candlemass

Epic Doom Metal masters Candlemass will be gracing our shores all the way from Sweden – bringing several favourites as well as new material to the local...

Epic Doom Metal masters Candlemass will be gracing our...

Emma Muscat to sing alongside Joseph Calleja and Eros Ramazzotti

The Amici semi-finalist is back with a bang, taking part in next month's...

The Amici semi-finalist is back with a bang, taking part in...