❉ “It’s Friday, it’s still number one… it’s Top of the Pops!”
❉ We’re asking, they’re answering. This week: A blaggers’ guide to David Quantick!
❉ The anarchic genius of Kenny Everett, on what would have been his 72nd birthday.
❉ Tracy-Ann Oberman on her iconic roles, comedy CV, cult faves, ‘Bette & Joan & Baby Jane’ and being a rebellious geek.
❉ Unbound have launched the autobiography of the man with the most iconic fringe in rock.
❉ Released on this day in 1965, ‘Rubber Soul’ was the Beatles sixth album. We’ve compiled some interesting facts and trivia about the album, from the cover to the contents.
❉ Is this new comp Sweden’s answer to ‘Nuggets’? Yes and no, writes Andrew Hickey.
❉ Andrew Hickey, author of ‘Monkee Music’, offers a critical reassessment of the prefab four’s NBC series, which debuted 50 years ago