❉ Paul Abbott reflects on the much-derided genre of the music biopic.
❉ The arrangements of Drake’s Admiral, curated by Bob Stanley.
❉ The Ghosts of Christmas Television Past.
❉ Is this the boldest musical statement a solo Beatle made during Lennon’s lifetime?
❉ The Beatles’ Christmas records were as as joyous as anything they produced, if much sillier.
❉ 50 years of the Beatles’ “Liverpool”, and the lost ‘Sgt. Pepper’ album.
❉ A comprehensive overview of three BBC Radiophonic Workshop albums recently reissued by Silva Screen Records.