Jazz on the Fringe in full swing
Malta Jazz Festival to kick off next week, accompanied by Jazz on the Fringe, showcasing off-the-beaten-track musicians in a variety of locations.
Soul legend Bobby Womack dies at 70
Legendary soul singer and songwriter Bobby Womack, who worked alongside many of the greatest musicians of the 20th Century, dies at 70.
Stooges drummer Scott Asheton dead at 64

Iggy Pop: ‘He was like my brother… I have never heard anyone play the drums with more meaning’

Iggy Pop: ‘He was like my brother… I have...

Labour icon irate at Gensna rebuff

Singer Mary Spiteri says she has been left out of Gensna remake to sing her beloved Tema 79

Singer Mary Spiteri says she has been left out of Gensna...

Music and Steel Festival announced

Six bands to play at Malta Shipbuilding

Six bands to play at Malta Shipbuilding

Crafting music in silence | Claire Tonna

She has usurped creative energy from her travels to New Zealand, ‘a country of four million people and 60 million sheep’, but singer-songwriter Claire...

She has usurped creative energy from her travels to New...

The musical footprint | Carlo Muscat

Inspired by key historical episodes, a group of international jazz musicians, with Maltese musicans among them, will collaborate in a multi-disciplinary...

Inspired by key historical episodes, a group of...

EXCLUSIVE: Patti Smith heading to Malta

The 'godmother of punk' will perform at University on 8 April.

The 'godmother of punk' will perform at University on 8...

‘We don’t want to be one of those bands that disappear forever’ | The Areola Treat

One half of The Areola Treat – frontwoman Lisa Micallef Grimaud and bassist Steve Shaw – speak to us about their forthcoming new album, Walk Into Nothing...

One half of The Areola Treat – frontwoman Lisa Micallef...

Their hopes for 2014

As we bid goodbye to 2013 and welcome the new year, we ask a number of local personalities involved in culture and entertainment what they’re looking forward...

As we bid goodbye to 2013 and welcome the new year, we ask...

Musician Phil Everly dies aged 74

US musician Phil Everly, one half of the Everly Brothers, dies, aged 74, in California, of complications from lung disease, his family says.

US musician Phil Everly, one half of the Everly Brothers,...

2013 in review | Culture: change, backtracking and bounty

Looking back at some of the most significant cultural events in 2013, we note...

Looking back at some of the most significant cultural...

2013 in review | Vindictive Jukebox’s 100 best indie singles of the year

It’s all here: DJ Robert Pisani has graced us with the top 100 indie singles of 2013, and we’re confident that it’s quite definite.

It’s all here: DJ Robert Pisani has graced us with the...

Date set for Isle of MTV Malta 2014

Isle of MTV to be held in Malta for the eight time.

Isle of MTV to be held in Malta for the eight time.

Classical line-up for the philharmonic’s Christmas season

A chance to relax with the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra in some wonderful...

A chance to relax with the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra in...

Gozo sings the West End with Christmas musicals

Christmas with the Musicals enters its 10th year, now with performances for...

Christmas with the Musicals enters its 10th year, now with...

Carols, roasted chestnuts and mulled wine at the Phoenicia Hotel

Hotel Phoenicia bring festive cheer to the capital once again with carol...

Hotel Phoenicia bring festive cheer to the capital once...

[WATCH] Air Malta awakens Christmas spirit in new Stalko-scored video

A vibrant Christmas market featuring folk music from Stalko, holiday treats and...

A vibrant Christmas market featuring folk music from...

Gaia Cauchi stars in Christmas concert for children

Junior Eurovision victor will be part of singers’ cast at Aurora’s Leone...

Junior Eurovision victor will be part of singers’ cast at...

Love Christmas and heritage? Think carols by candlelight

A candlelit celebration of Christmas music at St Mark’s Church in Valletta...

A candlelit celebration of Christmas music at St Mark’s...