❉ A collection of articles that try to make sense of why the odd, the ephemeral and the discovered-by-chance often mean so much to us.
❉ Demonstrating his impeccable cult credentials: Clangers Expert ™ Tim Worthington.
❉ When is a record label not a record label? When it’s BBC Records.
❉ The latest edition of Tim Worthington’s podcast Looks Unfamiliar features We Are Cult editor James Gent.
❉ The once-ubiquitous, post-punk polymath’s solo work, re-evaluated by Tim Worthington.
❉ Tim Worthington hosts a podcast looking at the things you remember that nobody else does.
❉ Unravelling the genesis of David Bowie’s Space Oddity, released on this day in 1969.
❉ A fifteen-track journey into something mesmerisingly otherworldly and out of time.
❉ Garage rock, powerpop, bubblegum pop, girl-group angst, gnarly R&B, proto-Americana, and a large serving of soul.
❉ In 1967, a hippie king, a punchy drummer, a country rocker, a gadget-crazed folkie and a man afraid of flying made their best album, but only just.