❉ An appreciation of one of the very best British pop records of the ’80s.
❉ We chat with guitarist and composer Matthew Sear about his forthcoming album.
❉ Buried treasures from the British psych scene, songbirds Doreen and Irene Chanter, and American soul singer P.P. Arnold.
❉ Everyone Comes To The Freak Show: The Residents’ new career-spanning box set.
❉ The late Zapp frontman’s tasty funk trilogy repackaged.
❉ Arthur Lee’s psychedelic masterpiece stands the test of time, writes Eoghan Lyng.
❉ Musical excavations and explorations from Kevin Ayers & co, A Year In the Country and Marcus H.
❉ Deptford’s finest are back, refusing to rest on their laurels.
❉ Tangerine Dream are alive and well, writes Neil Perryman.
❉ Blancmange keep one foot in early 80s electronica, and one firmly in the 21st century.