❉ An appreciation of the timeless, cathartic qualities of Bowie’s masterwork, released on this day in 1977.
❉ A treasure trove of oddball rockabilly, R&B, blues, and general weirdness…
❉ Springsteen impersonations, Vance Packard, and Angie Bowie’s coke dealer… It’s the story of ‘Absolute Beginners’!
❉ David Bowie had more than one ‘Laughing Gnome’ up his sleeve. Meet the relatives…
❉ A classic David Bowie interview with John Mendelssohn, from Rolling Stone, 1 April 1971.
❉ A new city-wide Folk and Roots Festival in February 2017.
❉ “It’s music that grabs you by the bollocks and doesn’t let go!” There’s a real eclectic mix of styles on display here.
❉ Top tunes, fabulous riffs and memorable lyrics – this is their poppiest and most accessible album yet.
❉ Writer Andrew Hickey is updating his definitive guide to the Monkees’ music – but he needs your support!
❉ The cult indie band’s frontman talks to We Are Cult about the new album and what 2017 may hold for the Blue Aeroplanes.