cancellations, freebies and flops: have pop concerts reached their peak?
Nicki Minaj has cancelled the US leg of her tour, and both Beyoncé and Taylor Swift were plagued with empty seats. What’s going on with pop tours?
listen to lorde perform a new track and cover frank ocean
get obsessed with this lorde x end of the fucking world music video
Unsurprisingly, Lorde makes for the perfect soundtrack to our favourite nihilistic teenage runaway drama in this fan-made cut.
lorde takes out a newspaper ad to celebrate female musicians
After US rabbi Shmuley Boteach took out an ad labelling her a “bigot” in the Washington Post, Lorde decided to spread some positivity in print instead.
everything you missed at the grammys last night
Big night out.
over 100 artists signed a letter supporting lorde’s decision to cancel israel concert
“We deplore the bullying tactics being used to defend injustice against Palestinians and to suppress an artist’s freedom of conscience. We support Lorde’s right to take a stand.”
this is the ultimate 2017 playlist
100 of the best songs to emerge from an otherwise disastrous year.
listen to tove styrke cover lorde’s liability
Lorde is great at covering other people, and other people are great at covering Lorde.
the A-Z of pop in 2017
What a year it's been.
for the first time since 1999, no white men are nominated for album of the year at the grammys
Grammys not so white.
someone hung lorde’s album in the louvre
Took it down, but who cares, still the Louvre.
oh, lorde! stevie nicks has a message for you
“If you run into her please tell her that I’m looking for her.”