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Article Main Picture Kristin Hersh: Interview
Jamie Rowland speaks to Kristin Hersh about Throwing Muses' first album in ten years 'Puragatory/Paradise' which has been packaged with a book, their UK tour, and her solo career

Featured Interviews
Tommy Hunt
Mark Olson
Interview Interview
Lost Brothers
Morton Valence
Interview Interview
Article Main Picture Michael Darling: Interview
Lisa Torem talks to Michael Darling, the chief curator of the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, about the 'David Bowie Is' exhibition, which after its run at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, is now about to open there

Live Reviews
Article Main Picture Little Sparrow: Sacred Trinity Church, Salford, 12/9/2014
Mary O'Meara enjoys the spirituality and intimacy of folk act Little Sparrow's gig at the Sacred Trinity Church in Salford

Article Main Picture Chvrches: The Bones of What You Believe
In our 'Re:View' section, in which we look back at albums from the past, Anthony Strutt reflects on 'The Bones of What You Belive', Scottish electronic trio Chvrches' acclaimed debut album from last year

Article Main Picture Condemned to Rock 'n' Roll: September 2014
With both Peter Frampton and Kate Bush having asked their fans to not use their phones at their shows, Ben Howarth in 'Condemned to Rock 'n' Roll' examines the issue of mobile phone photography and filming at gigs

Gig of a Lifetime

Faust, Corsica Studi
Ten Songs That Made

Great Chord Changes
Vinyl Stories

Uncle Frank
Raging Pages

Vivek J. Tiwary/The

Website of the Month
Article Main Picture Website of the Month: MetroLyrics
Our Website of the Month for this month is ‘MetroLyrics’, a site which focuses on lyrics


Editorial by John Clarkson

Richard Newman: Interview
Richard Newman: Interview
Holidays in the Sun: Blackpool Winter Gard
Vinyl Stories: Keith Williams
Vinyl Stories: Keith Williams
Vinyl Stories: Keith Williams
Doors Alive: The Lowry, Salford, 12/7/2014
Vinyl Stories: Roy Bond
Living Colour: Interview
Grace Jones: Nightclubbing
Def Digby: Caption This EP
Red Molly : The Red Album
Charlie Tipper Experiment: Ride Out
Brooke Sharkey: One Dress
V/A: Looking Into You: A Tribute to Jackson
Kitchens Of Distinction: Folly
Otti Albietz: Bubby Tone II
Big Dwarf: Towards Abstraction...
46000 Fibers: 46000 Fibers With Lol Coxhill
Bloody Hollies: Yours Until the Bitter End

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Lost Brothers - Interview
Tommy Hunt - Interview
Dan Michaelson and the Coastguards - Interview
Nick Power - Interview
Stella Burns - Interview
Michael Darling - Interview
Richard Thompson - Buxton Opera House, Buxton,

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