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The disappointment of The Carters’ ‘Everything Is Love’ and Kanye West’s ‘Ye’

New albums from Beyoncé and Jay-Z and Kanye West bare all yet share nothing

The Cure’s permanent twilight

Robert Smith and co. are celebrating 40 years of the band. Why do they still inspire such love?

Angélique Kidjo reinvents Talking Heads’ ‘Remain in Light’

This remake of the 1980 classic insists on the connections between musical traditions

Young Fathers’ ‘Cocoa Sugar’

The Scottish group’s third album proves they don’t sound like anyone else

Torch songs

Lana Del Rey gets a little happier on ‘Lust for Life’

On the road again

Jen Cloher’s self-titled album is a unique take on the trials of a touring musician

Parallel universes

With their two new other-worldly albums, Shabazz Palaces continue to evade categorisation

Time Lords

The Radiophonic Workshop, creator of those ‘Doctor Who’ sound effects, is back

Feel the divine

A new compilation celebrates the devotional music of jazz legend Alice Coltrane

Crossing over

On George Michael, race and pop

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