❉ 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.
❉ Luke Haines discusses his solo anthology, midlife crises, Nick Knowles, Lou Reed and luncheon meat.
❉ Miles away from Miles, the pioneering funk/R&B band Mtume.
❉ The once-ubiquitous, post-punk polymath’s solo work, re-evaluated by Tim Worthington.
❉ Journey into the origins of electronica in Europe – from early techno and electro to synth-pop, industrial, ambient and noise experiments.
❉ Strange, surprising, thrilling, funny, impenetrable and accessible, this is a practically perfect Fall album.
❉ A female folk Nuggets, from one of music’s most fertile periods.
❉ Psilocybin-fried space rock… must be the spirit of the age.