❉ Glen McCulla waxes lyrical on master of illusion Georges Méliès and the origins of cinema.
❉ The Joy Formidable make triumphant return with new song, video and headline London show at The Lexington.
❉ A provincial teenage girl’s longing for the capital city as portrayed in the flat-sharing sitcoms and bed-hopping films of the ’60s and early ’70s…
❉ The sound of a neon-lit LA of the 1980s rapidly unspooling into chaos.
❉ We review the Save Soho champion’s Roundhouse gig, and chat 1-2-1.
❉ Ben Aaronovitch’s hit novel series, Rivers of London, soon to be a TV show, is every bit as worthy of hoovering up as a comic series.
❉ A classic David Bowie interview with John Mendelssohn, from Rolling Stone, 1 April 1971.
❉ Two years in the making, new album from Radiophonic tape loop duo Howlround is the soundtrack to an amazing experimental film.
❉ Camille’s residency at Wiltons Music Hall in London’s East End is “a rollercoaster of emotion”, writes poet Ange Chan.