• Obscured by Clouds

    Obscured by Clouds

    William Weikart, the mastermind behind the band Obscured by Clouds, is one literate and surprising person. Tim Wardyn unveils Weikart’s impressive cast of influences (including Chris Cornell and Baroque music), how ex-girlfriends contributed to one of the best songs on their album Psycheclectic, and how his bandmate Thee Slayer Hippy got his name.

  • Legendary Pink Dots

    Legendary Pink Dots

    Matthew Moyer swoons over the voices inside the heads of The Legendary Pink Dots.

  • Pink Floyd: The Black Strat

    Pink Floyd: The Black Strat

    The guitar is the iconic symbol of rock music’s sex, rebellion, and power. Pink Floyd: The Black Strat is a new book about one of Dave Gilmour’s primary instruments — his black Stratocaster. S D Green explores whether the book conjures any of the instrument’s magic by uncovering its underpinnings.

  • David Gilmour

    David Gilmour

    Live in Gdansk (EMI). Review by Carl F Gauze.

  • MGMT

    MGMT

    Oracular Spectacular (Columbia). Review by Matthew Moyer.

  • Vollmar

    Vollmar

    Okay (Bluesanct). Review by Matthew Moyer.

  • Top Dead People of 2006

    Top Dead People of 2006

    Carl F Gauze tallies 19 deaths in 2006 that somehow affect all of us, even though we may have missed their obituary.

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