❉ Sonia Pottinger’s seminal reggae collection dusted down and let loose on CD for the first time, together with 34 rare bonus tracks.
❉ Second time lucky for a seminal album from one of the original Hi-NRG pop stars.
❉ Rob Marshall melds a number of differing individual musical styles into a cohesive and eminently enjoyable alt-rock album.
❉ Ron and Russell Mael lift the lid on their new album ‘A Steady Drip, Drip, Drip’ with the release of ‘Self-Effacing’.
❉ Ange Chan reviews a new deluxe edition of the technopop punk rockers’ 1996 debut.
❉ The definitive oral history of a true legend of the New York no-wave scene.
❉ St Lucifer curate a double album’s worth of b-sides, rarities, new music, reworkings and remixes.
❉ The former Bonzo, Rutle and Seventh Python’s solo debut, to be reissued in April by Cherry Red.
❉ “No Matter what the people say, these sounds lead the way”: Dynamite by name, dynamite by nature!
❉ The New Orleans band’s grooves were central to the foundation of Hip Hop’s golden age.