❉ Another splendid addition from Cherry Red to this fertile and febrile period in pop music history.
❉ We talk to composer & conductor Carl Davis CBE about Paul McCartney’s elegiac classical opus, released in the US 27 years ago today.
❉ ‘Scouse Pop’ is an a rare, documented insight into the economic and political backdrop which forged the music that came out of Liverpool during the ’80s and ’90s.
❉ Liverpool’s Royal Court announce a new show for 2018, based on the landmark TV series.
❉ 50 years of the Beatles’ “Liverpool”, and the lost ‘Sgt. Pepper’ album.
❉ A key British film of the Thatcher-era that still packs a punch.