❉ John Rain on Dog Man Star, Galton & Simpson, Peter Cook, Twitter and, of course, Smersh Pod.
❉ Music writer, Ace Records compiler and Iggy Pop fanatic Liz Buckley on Amadeus, Paul Dano and more.
❉ Music and more with ‘cathedral pipes’ himself, Mr David McAlmont.
❉ 25 years ago today, Suede lit the fuse of Britpop with their mission statement.
❉ The sound of an artist rediscovering his voice and how to make music without compromises.