❉ 30 not out! Another indispensible essay from The Black Archive.
❉ Dana’s MainMan recordings are a real treat and the results are here for all to enjoy.
❉ Wham, bam, thank you, Shazam!
❉ “There is such a staggering amount of ineptitude on display here that it eventually becomes fascinating in its own right.”
❉ A sinister film with a dreamlike atmosphere, stacked with extras thanks to Second Sight.
❉ Korean genre-mashup pinballs between Bourne style actioner, X-Men style origin story and teen melodrama.
❉ This is horror done on a low budget that manages to impress on a number of levels, writes Iain MacLeod.
❉ Paul Abbott reviews a triple-decker slab of Funk from Cherry Red’s Robinsongs label.
❉ ‘What Do You Call That Noise?’ corners the what’s, how’s and why’s of what made XTC ecstatic.
❉ Is the MCU’s newest hero a Marvel? Our reviewer Ben Peyton parties like it’s 1995.