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Photographer Charles Moriarty recalls how he and Amy Winehouse took to the streets of London and New York to capture the cover for her debut album Frank
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Under Covers is a new series tracing the stories behind classic and groundbreaking album artworks….
Admired by Aphex Twin and other fans of deeply experimental music, the cult French producer died in February this year. We provide an entry point into Thomas Denis’ extraordinary universe
Childrens videos are increasingly being repurposed into creepy memes by adults. But this is a problematic trend, according to one expert
From wax cylinders to washing machines, Thomas Hobbs explores how everyday sounds have shaped the development of electronic music
A look back through moments where unique recording spaces became catalysts for new, ingenious sounds
As users abandon Facebook in the fallout of recent scandals, has the relationship between musicians and social media been irrevocably soured?
The canon of hip-hop documentaries is growing fast – here’s the best, from ‘Style Wars’ to ‘Wot Do U Call It?’
Thomas Hobbs revisits the rock ‘n’ roll band’s sophomore 1968 release and finds it prompts mixed feelings in today’s context