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The Dixie Chicks: Dixie Chicks: How The Chicks Survived Their Scrap With Bush

Interview by Adam Sweeting, Telegraph, June 2006

Adam Sweeting assesses how the Dixie Chicks have weathered a political storm ...

Martha Wainwright: "I like old guys cos they like me!"

Interview by Adam Sweeting, Telegraph, May 2008

Singer Martha Wainwright tells Adam Sweeting about the soap opera of her family life ...

John Mayer: Famous Girlfriend Blues

Interview by Angus Batey, Telegraph, June 2008

John Mayer would prefer to talk about his guitar-playing, but what everyone really wants to know is how he's treating his woman, Jennifer Aniston. "I've ...

Courtney Love: Damage Limitation

Interview by Sheryl Garratt, Telegraph, April 2010

Courtney Love has declared her image ripe for rebranding, and with her drug addiction under control and her band reinvigorated, she is heading in the ...

Duffy: Living The Dream

Interview by Sheryl Garratt, Telegraph, September 2010

Growing up in north Wales, Aimée Ann Duffy dreamt of being a singing star. When success came suddenly, it brought adulation, awards and a call ...

The Monkees: This Boy Band Never Monkeyed Around

Retrospective by Bob Stanley, Telegraph, March 2012

Fact and fantasy were intertwined in the Monkees, but we'll never see their like again ...

Liza Minnelli: "Each song is a movie to me"

Interview by Adam Sweeting, Telegraph, January 2013

Ahead of her show at the Royal Festival Hall, Liza Minnelli takes a break from rehearsals in New York to serenade Adam Sweeting. ...

Earth Wind and Fire: Royal Albert Hall, London

Live Review by Adam Sweeting, Telegraph, October 2013

Funk Pop's most durable act are still as interested in theatrics as music ...

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