Few could pull off a recreation of one of Bob Dylan’s most (in)famous gigs - Manchester Free Trade Hall in 1966 - but Chan Marshall, aka Cat Power, pulls a masterstroke.
The latest postcard from Zach Condon’s musical alias Beirut arrives from the northern Norwegian town of Hadsel.
After 2021’s exceptional I Would Not Live Always, expectations are very high for Look Over The Wall, See The Sky, John Francis Flynn’s second album of traditional Irish folk.
The guys at Steelhouse have hit upon the idea of hosting an away day four months after everyone has come down from the musical and literal high of the 2023 festival.
Empire State Bastard's live performance in Cardiff was filled with raw intensity, flawless synergy, as well as a glimpse of new material.
Ahead of a weekend that sees Waiting Room, an ambitious two-day theatrical showcase of some of his favourite new acts (plus himself…), in Cardiff’s Cultvr Lab venue, James Minas tells Buzz’s Teresa Delfino about it all.
Step into the technicolor realm of Pulp's iconic album This Is Hardcore, with Paul Burgess' striking visuals, in The Cinematic World Of Pulp.
From a tour with US rock gods Kiss to the upper echelons of the UK album charts, 2023 has been one to remember for Newport ragga metallers Skindred.
Touring their fourth and latest album Dead Club City, Essex’s Nothing But Thieves took Swansea Arena by storm.
Empire State Bastard, passion project of Biffy Clyro’s Simon Neil and Mike Vennart offer a visceral attack on the aural senses, and play their first ever Wales show this month.
Fall Out Boy treat Cardiff to an epic performance of iconic hits, surprises, and electric stage spectacles.
During their first tour in 40 years, Haircut 100 wow Cardiff’s Tramshed with a clean-cut performance that was like they had never left.
From carol singers to choirs to festive markets to kids’ events, Rhiannon Farr has compiled the cream of concerts, markets and more this Christmas in Wales.
Cardiff’s first Disco Festival is a non-stop party from start to finish, leaving a thirsty audience sated and bathed in sweat and sparkle.
Black Grape were always the better band than Happy Mondays, and new album Orange Head tosses out enough weird hooks to warrant the entry price.
Four and a half decades after forming, Bauhaus Staircase makes it clear OMD still don’t know whether they want to be Joy Division or Abba.
All the right touchstones on The Twits are there, but Bar Italia's take on Sonic Youth, My Bloody Valentine et al are draining.
Discover Gregory Porter's Christmas Wish - a soulful festive album featuring new songs and top-notch interpretations of classics.
Van Morrison's Accentuate The Positive reimagines classic rock'n'roll hits from his Belfast youth.
Buzz’s west coast correspondent Julia Deli was in Cardigan town centre for this year’s edition of Cymro-Irish crossover event Other Voices.
Fifteen years after they emerged to fame on X-Factor, JLS are back on tour and in Cardiff for two nights.
Not sure what to expect or listen to to prepare for Stump, Wentz, and co in Cardiff? Joshua Williams picks five crucial Fall Out Boy songs to get in the mood…
“I’m so proud of our little band” – HAIRCUT 100: Nick Heyward & Les Nemes reflect on 40 years of PELICAN WEST
Haircut 100 blazed into the early 1980s. Now on their first tour in 40 years, Billy Edwards speaks to frontman Nick Heyward and bassist Les Nemes on their revived fortune.
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard's The Silver Cord takes a surprising musical turn. Will it leave a lasting impression though?