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In the first of an occasional series, Hassan Mahamdallie, a bored teenager growing up in 1970s south west London, delves into his box of punk and New Wave singles and takes us on a personal, musical, cultural and political journey.

18 January 2015 |

Rivington Street in Shoreditch, East London is home to some classic pieces of street art.

4 January 2015 |

We asked readers of our blog to send in their five favourite tracks/albums of the year.

29 December 2014 |

It’s been a long time coming, 14 years to be precise. D’Angelo released his last studio album, “Voodoo” in 2000. Then like a bolt from the blue and with very little fanfare “Black Messiah” by D’Angelo and the Vanguard was released last Monday (15 December).

22 December 2014 |

Partisan Diary: A Woman’s Life in the Italian Resistance, by Ada Gobetti is a story of heroism, political courage and humanity. It is also a tale of fear, anguish and human emotion.

16 December 2014 |

“Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life”.

13 December 2014 |