❉ Andrew Hickey takes a closer look at Lennon’s most popular album, one that’s talked about rather less than it’s listened to.
❉ The British pop hitmaker waxes lyrical about Wax, his post-10cc collaboration with the late Andrew Gold.
❉ Whether channelling Keats, Joyce and Python with Peter Gabriel or blasting out stadium rock favourites with Phil Collins, Genesis had something for everyone. Here’s ten of the best.
❉ A tapestry of sound that signalled that the world could revolve musically.
❉ This is an Irish folk trio made for musical adventures, writes Eoghan Lyng.
❉ We’re asking, they’re answering. This week: Singer/songwriter Lauren Hoffman lets her freak flag fly.
❉ 50 years of the Beatles’ “Liverpool”, and the lost ‘Sgt. Pepper’ album.
❉ Is Sgt. Pepper the best album The Beatles ever did? And is this new version of the album worth buying?
❉ “It’s Friday, it’s still number one… it’s Top of the Pops!”
❉ An alternative Christmas playlist to soundtrack your festivities!