Culture

Celebrating 50 Years of the Roundhouse

Starting out life as an engine shed for the British Railway, the Roundhouse is today one of the most recognised institutions in world music. Coggles celebrates its 50th anniversary with a look back through the years at London's iconic performing arts centre.

2016-11-12 21:00:07By Clare Potts

Culture

A Tribute to Leonard Cohen

Famed for songs such as So Long, Marianne, Bird on a Wire and the much-covered Hallelujah, Leonard Cohen had a distinctive raspy voice and folk style that was built in the 1960s and spoke to generation after generation for the next 50 years.

2016-11-11 12:34:12By Angharad Jones

Culture

Bob Dylan Awarded Nobel Prize

Singer and songwriter Bob Dylan has been awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature for "having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition.”

2016-10-13 15:27:48By Angharad Jones

Culture

Discovering Paradis: France's Dance Phenomenon

Joining the ranks of new French artists including Aline, Flavien and La Femme, Paradis is the brainchild of Parisians Pierre Rousseau and Simon Mény. The duo's new album, Recto Verso, marks a change in the future of French music.

2016-09-30 06:00:02By Angharad Jones

Culture

Celebrating 30 Years of SXSW

Starting out in 1986 with modest ambitions to provide a platform for local artists, Austin’s South by Southwest festival is today the world’s largest arts festival of its type, with over 2,250 showcasing artists in 2015. Coggles looks at its rapid rise and picks of five acts not to be missed at this year's edition.

2016-07-28 17:33:11By Liam Roberts

Culture

Whisky A Go Go: LA's Temple of Rock

2016-07-21 09:21:23By Liam Roberts

Culture

Floating Points: The Neuroscientist Changing The Face of British Electro

The UK techno scene is currently undergoing something of a renaissance, at the heart of which sits Floating Points along with friends Four Tet and Caribou. Ahead of his performance at Obonjan Festival, Coggles delves into the man behind the music.

2016-07-14 17:54:00By Liam Roberts

Culture

David Bowie: Art Collector

2016-07-14 11:58:42By Angharad Jones

Travel

Introducing Obonjan, Croatia

2016-07-07 17:59:07By Angharad Jones

Culture

Bahidora Festival, Mexico

2016-06-29 11:51:06By Angharad Jones