❉ Paul Abbott revels in John Finnemore’s world of silly imagery, to-and-fro knockabout routines, nested gags and an obsession with amusing animals.
❉ We Are Cult’s Eoghan Lyng chats with one of rock’s most prolific record producers about his work with XTC, Magazine, PiL and more.
❉ This week: Writer and keyboardist for Scritti Politti and Dream Themes, Rhodri Marsden. He’s not really into films.
❉ An organiser’s eye-view of the con hosting Peter Capaldi’s first interview since his departure from Doctor Who.
❉ “Terrance Dicks believed I was going to corner him and wear his face like a hat.”
❉ Simon Brett chats with ‘Funky Si’ about his life in music and of course, his relationship with the late Mark E. Smith.
❉ Curxes mouthpiece Roberta Fidora waxes cynical about her cult faves, inspirations and… wood cladding?
❉ Director Mark Pellington spoke with We Are Cult about his latest motion picture, Nostalgia, and his artistic process.
❉ We’re asking, they’re answering. This week: Singer/songwriter Lauren Hoffman lets her freak flag fly.
❉ Warhol’s leading man speaks – a feature originally published 45 year ago today, from the archives of Gay News.