Folk rock man lands in Louisiana. That's Louisiana, Bristol.
Who ate all the pies? Klaxons did! Klaxons did!
Preaching to the converted - The Manics take on Manchester.
Welcome to the Pleasuredrone. Lara Williams on Juliana Barwick's austere atmospherics.
Will the real R-Fergz please stand up? Gary Kaill on a frustrating performance from the X Factor survivor.
Daughtry finds a new home, with a two night stint at London's Shepherd's Bush Empire.
Goldfrapp's current tour is a game of two halves.
As Angel Olsen arrives in the UK, Lara Williams falls under her spell.
Lorne Thomson's final gallery from SXSW, featuring Blondie, Lindsey Stirling, Gary Numan, Chloe Howl and Nina Nesbitt.
Lorne Thomson's fifth gallery from SXSW, featuring Damon Albarn, Green Day spin-off Foxboro Hot Tubs, Wiz Khalifa and Lucius.
Day four of SXSW, featuring Blondie, Gary Numan, Nina Nesbitt and Sam Smith.
It's day three from SXSW, with a golden gallery featuring Spandau Ballet, Debbie Harry, The Walking Dead's Beth, Nina Nesbitt and Nicole Atkins.
Lorne Thomson's second gallery from SXSW, including Star Trek's Sulu, Neil Young and the Walking Dead's Beth, with not a zombie in sight!
The indie veterans prove they're in it for the long haul.
Lorne Thomson's first gallery from SXSW, featuring MS MR, Charli XCX and Holychild.
Metronom-nom-nomy deliver a tasty set in Manc. Emma digs in.
Dominic rides the lightning, but this is no flash in the pan.
Paper Aeroplanes take flight in Manchester. A photo gallery by Alex Bell.
Max goes to Church on a Sunday. So far, so good.
Who are the bright new faces of tomorrow?
The prodigal son returns, but what kind of welcome awaits?
Indie underground heads overground.
When the Crain comes, Max runs and turns his head ...