❉ This week: The Strange Brew Podcast – one of The Daily Telegraph’s ‘podcasts you need to be listening to’.
❉ Today sees the release of the single Eyes Wide, taken from the acclaimed double album DECADES – the brainchild of David Palfreyman and Nicholas Pegg.
❉ An appreciation of Queen’s ‘quiet one’ – bassist extraordinaire and chameleonic songwriter.
❉ Have a drink and a drive with Mungo Jerry, take a joyride with Rick Derringer, and go motor bikin’ with Chris Spedding.
❉ Buried treasures from the British psych scene, songbirds Doreen and Irene Chanter, and American soul singer P.P. Arnold.
❉ Taron Egerton returns as Eggsy, an action hero for the Snapchat generation
❉ We never hear about Peter Straker. Perhaps it’s time we should.
❉ Announcing a concept album featuring a galaxy of stars.
❉ Writer, biographer, novelist, broadcaster on her heroes, influences, inspirations, career and cult faves.
❉ Evergreen! Shagpile rugs! That perm! Sex in a bathtub! Mega outdoor concerts! More F-Bombs than you can count! ‘A Star Is Born’ is camp as Christmas itself.