❉ It’s the reason for the season – Liz Buckley returns with her favourite albums of this year.
❉ If Marianne Faithfull has a successor, Linda Em is a worthy placeholder, writes Eoghan Lyng.
❉ The magic is right here, in the Norwegian duo’s clever, esoteric and eccentric second album.
❉ ‘Satanic Majesties’ documents a traumatic year in which the Stones went from edgy pop stars to Public Enemy Number One.
❉ A female folk Nuggets, from one of music’s most fertile periods.
❉ Film as magical ritual, in Kenneth Anger’s ‘Lucifer Rising’.