Angels, Spliffs and Heavy Metal Riffs: Dean Blunt and Mica Levi’s opera 𝕴 𝖓 𝖓 𝖆 reviewed

ICA 28 October
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Semibreve cements its status as one of the finest small festivals in Europe

Braga, Portugal 27 October

15 years in, sounds from the margins still flourish at Unsound

Kraków 8 October
Brexit Big Band review

A Right Song and Dance: Matthew Herbert’s Brexit Big Band at the Barbican

The Barbican 23 October
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No Bounds Festival harnessed Sheffield’s musical heritage for a celebration of forward-facing art

Various Venues, Sheffield 13 October

Joy Orbison, Omar-S and Kirk Degiorgio bring moody theatrics to Stone Island Presents Manchester

Old Granada Studios, Manchester 6 October

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds bring rapt silence and utter joy to Manchester Arena

Manchester Arena 25 September

Field Maneuvers retains its welcoming charm

Secret Location, England 1 September

Five Takeaways from Oasis Festival

The Source, Marrakech 14 September

LCD Soundsystem play loud and bright at Amsterdam’s Paradiso

Paradiso, Amsterdam 11 September
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Atlas Electronic 2017: Traditional Gnawa and local Afrobeat artists

Villa Janna, Morocco 24 August

Vince Staples dazzles in the shadows at London show

O2 Forum Kentish Town 30 August

How Dekmantel turned an Amsterdam favourite into a Croatian paradise

The Garden, Tisno 24 August
La Route du Rock review

Five Takeaways from La Route du Rock

Saint-Malo, France 17 August
Brave! Factory Festival review

Brave! Factory Festival harnesses the energy of Kiev’s underground

METROBUD, Kiev 23 August
Lost Village review

Avalon Emerson and Midland triumph at Lost Village 2017

Lincolnshire 24 August