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How a new generation of musicians are confronting OCD

The disorder has long been misrepresented in pop culture but now artists from George Ezra to rapper NF are opening up about their struggles. It gives sufferers hope, says James McMahon

Why Modern Times is the ultimate Bob Dylan guessing game

In our new weekly celebration of albums, Maccabees guitarist and cricket broadcaster Felix White explains why the great songwriter’s slippery 2006 release is a relentless head-spinner that defies classification

Thundercat accepts his mortality on the dazzling ‘It Is What It Is’

What’s impressive is how Thundercat makes this music, with its complex structures and zigzagging rhythms, so human

Mystery Jets' A Billion Heartbeats is a message of positivity

Reflecting on recent years’ political protests in the capital, this is an album which sounds as big as its subject matter

Mongolian metal band The HU are like nothing you’ve seen before

Ecstatic reaction from the audience shows the band have a deep-rooted understanding of how people communicate through music

Tate McRae is one of pop's bright young hopes – review

It’s a short set, but the Canadian singer’s enthusiastic fanbase certainly get their money’s worth   

Now Hear This: New music from ROSALIA, Bob Dylan and Dua Lipa

In her weekly column, our music correspondent goes through the best new releases