tue 18/02/2020

Radio show

theartsdesk Radio Show 26 - with guest from the Amazon, the latest Brazilian star Arthur Nogueira

Peter Culshaw

This edition of Peter Culshaw’s global music radio show has a great guest – the hugely talented Brazilian...

Read more...

theartsdesk Radio Show 25 - with bohemian chanteuse Anne Pigalle

Peter Culshaw

This edition of Peter Culshaw’s periodic global music radio show features guest special guest Anne...

Read more...

theartsdesk Radio Show 24 - hot subcontinental sounds with guest Viveick Rajagopalan

Peter Culshaw

This episode of Peter Culshaw's occasional global music radio update features guest interview Viveick Rajagopalan, one of the hits of this summers WOMAD Festival. He...

Read more...

theartsdesk Radio Show 23 - the hottest Brazil sounds for 2019 with guest Tiago Di Mauro

Peter Culshaw

The focus of this radio show, one of Peter Culshaw’s occasional updates of ...

Read more...

theartsdesk Radio Show 22 - the autumn's newest global sounds

Peter Culshaw

The latest in Peter Culshaw’s occasional updates in the best of new global music features unreleased tracks from forthcoming autumn releases and re-releases dug up by eccentric crate-diggers. Even...

Read more...

theartsdesk Radio Show 21

Peter Culshaw

The latest of Peter Culshaw’s global music round-up of new and re-released sounds features new albums from veteran Afro-beat pioneer Tony Allen, an astonishing collaboration between revered string...

Read more...

theartsdesk Radio Show 20 – from Mali to São Paulo

Peter Culshaw

New global sounds this month include tracks from the scintillating new album from Malian diva Oumou Sangaré, electro-Sufi grooves, Afro-folk from Koral Society, the soundtrack from They...

Read more...

theartsdesk Radio Show 19

Peter Culshaw

Latest intercontinental sounds from theartsdesk’s resident...

Read more...

theartsdesk Radio Show 18

Peter Culshaw

Peter Culshaw’s nomadic monthly round-up of the latest brilliant intercontinental sounds includes...

Read more...

theartsdesk Radio Show 17

Peter Culshaw

Another peripatetic global music update from theartsdesk's Peter Culshaw, hosted by Music Box Radio. This edition features forthcoming album releases from hard salsa revivalists...

Read more...

Pages

latest in today

Confronting Holocaust Denial with David Baddiel, BBC Two rev...

It’s all in the timing. Here was David Baddiel beginning a stand-up turn at a gig in Finchley. A...

Upstart Crow, Gielgud Theatre review - terrific Shakespeare...

What joy it is to welcome this offshoot of the television series to the West End stage – complete with several of that show's cast, plus a few new...

Kaleidoscope Chamber Collective, Wigmore Hall review - a joy...

Nobody could deny that this was a weekend when we needed cheering up. The place for that was the...

The Murder Capital, QMU, Glasgow review - Dublin outfit find...

It might have been 24 hours after Valentine’s Day, but James McGovern still seemed to have a touch of romance in his head. At one stage during the...

Album: Lanterns On The Lake - Spook The Herd

Spook The Herd concludes with “A Fitting End”. In a cracked, reflective voice, Hazel Wilde sings: “I want a door to the Nineties…what a...

Reissue CDs Weekly: The Honeycombs - Have I The Right? The C...

August and September 1964 were golden months for Pye Records....

The Visit, National Theatre review - star turn bolsters bagg...

Lesley Manville’s thrilling career ascent continues apace with The Visit, which marks American ...

theartsdesk on Vinyl 56: Kreator, Lee "Scratch" Pe...

Welcome to the biggest plastic reviews party on earth. Now that vinyl is steadily successful as niche musical medium, some have rightly been...

new music

Album: Lanterns On The Lake - Spook The Herd

The atmospheric Newcastle band wrestle with the issues of the day

Reissue CDs Weekly: The Honeycombs - Have I The Right? The Complete 60s Albums & Singles

Exhaustive box set dedicated to the Joe Meek-produced hit-makers