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Classic rock and sad wanking – Harry Styles' debut reviewed
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Classic rock and sad wanking – Harry Styles' debut reviewed

From perky boyband pop to rock ambitions – the ex-One Direction heartthrob goes it alone

The best ’60s revolutionary soul songs
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The best ’60s revolutionary soul songs

Alternative songs from black musicians that inspired ’60s revolutionaries

What’s the deal with HMLTD?
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What’s the deal with HMLTD?

A kind of Ziggy Stardust elegance that borrows from the sartorial height of punk

Music festivals
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Music festivals

Summer is coming, and that means the festival season is here!

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Rock concerts in London
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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
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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
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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
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Reggae concerts in London

See reggae live in London with our full guide to upcoming reggae concerts and events – irie!

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Hot tickets

Citadel

Citadel

Head to this Sunday festival in East London for just £55.25

Sigur Ros

Sigur Ros

The innovative post-rock giants from Iceland perform new and unreleased tracks - from £50.75

Reading Festival

Reading Festival

Get your tickets to one of the greatest UK summer music festivals - from just £213

The Cribs

The Cribs

Get your indie vibes from just £25.85

Giggs

Giggs

See the English rapper for as little as £23.25

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Playlists by Time Out’s music experts

The 100 best party songs
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The 100 best party songs

Plug in your biggest speakers and party hard with our playlist of guaranteed floorfillers

The 50 best soul songs
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The 50 best soul songs

50 songs that pack the greatest emotional punches and most gut-wrenching feels

The best songs of 2017
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The best songs of 2017

Yes, 2017 isn't over by a long shot. But there's already been some great new tracks released in 2017

The best inspirational songs
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The best inspirational songs

In need of some musical motivation? Boost your mood with our list of the 30 most inspiring songs of all time

Relaxing music: the ultimate playlist
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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
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The 50 best sad songs

Misery can be delicious too. Here are 50 super-sad songs to prove it

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The best music venues in London

Union Chapel
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Union Chapel

Users say
  • 5 out of 5 stars
Brixton Academy

Brixton Academy

Users say
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall

Users say
  • 5 out of 5 stars
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Koko
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Koko

Users say
  • 4 out of 5 stars
The O2
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The O2

Users say
  • 4 out of 5 stars
Shepherd’s Bush Empire
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Shepherd’s Bush Empire

Users say
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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