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Music show: Spice Girls, Steven Tyler and Jazz à Vienne

Girl Power, reloaded. Twenty years after their break-out hit, the Spice Girls say they’re getting back together, albeit with a more streamlined line-up. Music critic Mark Thompson consults the rumour mill for more on this reunion. Also, legendary Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler strikes out on his own, releasing a solo album with a country flavour.

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And the French city of Vienne hosts its 36th Jazz Festival, welcoming musicians from Nile Rodgers to Diana Krall to Ibeyi. Our reporters were there to check it out.

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