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Madness at the O2: The great mischief-makers are still having fun

There was plenty of hometown gig good cheer as Madness took over the O2

Hozier at Wembley Arena was part concert, part manifesto - music and message in perfect harmony

In Manchester, Johnny Marr reclaimed The Smiths' legacy

Article thumbnail: SOUTHEND, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 24: Sophie Ellis-Bextor performs her Christmas Kitchen Disco tour at The Cliffs Pavilion on November 24, 2023 in Southend, England. (Photo by John Keeble/Getty Images)

Peter Gabriel's io is not quite worth the decades-long wait

Trevor Horn's Echoes: Ancient & Modern falls apart on the launchpad