❉ Shout it from the rooftops –art punks the Skids have at last released a fifth album. 36 years on, they’re still angry as hell.
❉ Minimalist electronica meets gritty rock.
❉ Deptford’s finest are back, refusing to rest on their laurels.
❉ Stanley Donen’s New Wave influenced romantic comedy starring Albert Finney & Audrey Hepburn.
❉ Two New Wave acts from the last century sound as good today as they ever did.
❉ The once-ubiquitous, post-punk polymath’s solo work, re-evaluated by Tim Worthington.
❉ Andy Ellison’s punks still sound great and the results are here to enjoy.
❉ The Stranglers have seen off all competition, to emerge as the living embodiment of how to do alternative rock that defies categorisation.
❉ CultFilms have released restored versions of two award-winning Sophia Loren movies on DVD and Blu-ray.
❉ Luke Haines remains as perverse as ever on his latest album, ‘Smash The System’.