The Internet on evolving R&B and rubbing shoulders with rockers
Fresh from giving R&B a much-needed jolt, these dreamy Californians are set to do the same to the ultra-rocky Reading Festival
Our Guide to South West Four and House of Common
Clapham Common has been home to 18th century science experiments, gay cruising and, most importantly, some massive music moments
First thoughts on Frank Ocean's 'Endless'
After months of teasing and missed deadlines, the elusive star released the follow-up to Channel Orange
The story behind Shapes: yet another London club forced to shut
We find out about the challenges that club promoters face to keep London partying
Discover live music in London
Rock concerts in London
From huge upcoming rock concerts to indie gigs, here’s how to get your rock ’n’ roll fix in London
Hip hop concerts in London
Hear the best of hip hop live in London with our guide to the city’s upcoming hip hop concerts
Punk and metal concerts in London
Feel the force of punk and metal live in London at one of these upcoming concerts and events
Reggae concerts in London
See reggae live in London with our full guide to upcoming reggae concerts and events – irie!
The best gigs in London this week
Hackney Wonderland Summer All-Dayer
Ahead of the two-day Hackney Weekender festival in October, head down to London Fields for a bargainous all-day session of wild garage rock, post-punk and...
Altoist Facey is one of London’s rising jazz stars, with his Eric Dolphy-esque tone and undeniable chops. Best known for his work as a member of...
Featuring two original members of desert blues legends Tinariwen, Terakaft boast the same rolling grooves, mesmeric rhythms, and Tamashek-sung tales of...
The latest music news
Ten great gigs happening this week (that you can still get tickets to)
Another week, another crop of ace London gigs and festivals. Out of everything that isn’t sold out, here’s our top ten. Click on the red headers to read...
Where is Craig David following his intuition? Let us fill you in
Craig David announced details of his forthcoming album today – titled 'Following My Intuition'. It's the latest stage in an unlikely comeback that's...
The best classical music in London
BBC Proms 2016: what's on
Not sure what to see at this year's BBC Proms? Here are our Prom highlights for 2016
Why every Londoner should go to the Proms
Five extremely good reasons to Prom this year – no Union Jack headgear necessary
This month's best classical concerts
Discover the best classical music events to see in the capital
A beginners' guide to the BBC Proms
How do I buy tickets? When should I clap? And what the hell is a Prommer? We answer all these questions and more
Playlists by Time Out’s music experts
The 100 best party songs
Plug in your biggest speakers and party hard with our playlist of guaranteed floorfillers
Relaxing music: the ultimate playlist
Relaxing music doesn't necessarily mean aural wallpaper. Plug in to our three-hour playist for meditation, sleep, study or general chilling
The 50 best sad songs
Misery can be delicious too. Here are 50 super-sad songs to prove it
The 100 best London songs
London calling! This is the sound of the city, distilled into a hundred songs
The 20 best R&B songs
Get slow, smooth and sexy with our ultimate R&B playlist