❉ The Jam had it all and walked away at their peak. Lucky for us that they did!
❉ Emerging onto Blu Ray for the very first time David Weisman and John Palmer’s Ciao! Manhattan is an odd, fragmentary, fitfully impressive patchwork quilt of a movie.
❉ Life begins at 40 in the second volume of Kenneth Womack’s biography of the legendary producer.
❉ Andy Murray in conversation with the incomparable comedian, author, poet, playwright, musician, actor, director… and cyclist.
❉ A tapestry of sound that signalled that the world could revolve musically.
❉ The Brooklyn-based singer/songwriter delivers a song brimmed with joie de vivre,featuring Matt Douglas of The Mountain Goats.
❉ A bruised Brian Wilson may have stood down from the helm after Smile but he was still hugely gifted and capable.
❉ 50 years of the Beatles’ “Liverpool”, and the lost ‘Sgt. Pepper’ album.