❉ “As a statement it’s great, as a giant FUCK YOU it shows integrity.” Forty-one years of Lou Reed’s ‘Metal Machine Music’.
❉ We Are Cult count down our pick of the best sitcoms of the 21st century so far.
❉ The Woman in Black stalks the stage of the Torch Theatre in a formidable production.
❉ Hell’s angels, frogs and Beryl Reid! A gang of bikers come back from the dead, and proceed to wreak havoc in suburban supermarkets.
❉ We look back on the work of Arthur Freed, producer of the most outstanding musicals of MGM.
❉ We celebrate what would have been Marc Bolan’s 69th birthday with a special playlist of album tracks, B sides and outtakes.
❉ ‘Anoraks’, a web-based sitcom “from fans, to fans” launches its Kickstarter campaign.
❉ The BAFTA Special Award for Outstanding Contribution to Film and Television will be presented to Terry Jones.
❉ Featuring Laura Carmichael, Joe Dempsie, Jack Farthing, Alison Steadman, Julian Rhind-Tutt, Sally Phillips and Nigel Planer.
❉ We revisit ‘Solo’, Carla Lane’s feminist sitcom starring Felicity Kendal.