❉ We’re asking, they’re answering. This week: A blaggers’ guide to David Quantick!
❉ Sean Dickson on his new album, The Soup Dragons, the late Alan Vega, John Peel, T. Rex, and getting banned from TV-am.
❉ We Are Cult’s James Gent in conversation with Monty Python’s Terry Jones, published for the first time.
❉ Arch-contrarian Julie Burchill on Midnight Cowboy, The World At War, Ambition, Sugar Rush, and how the ballet career went tits-up.
❉ We chat with George Mann about books, comics, films, Susan Cooper, Kate Bush, writing, and new book ‘The Whoniverse’.
❉ We chat with writer Joseph Lidster about Big Finish, Doctor Who, Torchwood, RTD, writing, and his short film ‘Wasted’.
❉ We chat to Simon Forward, author of ‘Blood of Atlantis’, Candy Jar’s latest ‘Lethbridge-Stewart’ novel.
❉ The world’s greatest detective returns in ‘The Counterfeit Detective’. We chat with its author, Stuart Douglas.
❉ A vintage Melody Maker interview, as Cohen emerged from a “washed up, confused, directionless time”.
❉ We chat with Jason Arnopp, whose novel ‘The Last Days of Jack Sparks’ was hailed by Alan Moore as a “magnificent millennial nightmare”.