The monolith in Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
The monolith in Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Roland from Grange Hill (1982)
'Roland' from Grange Hill (1982)
Washed Out, Life of Leisure EP cover photo
Washed Out, Life of Leisure EP cover photo
Richard Youngs
Richard Youngs
Tricky & Martina Topley-Bird, Maxinquaye album sleeve (1995)
Tricky & Martina Topley-Bird, Maxinquaye album sleeve (1995)

Freshly Pressed #2: Love Songs: Part One, Meditations on Afrocentrism by Romare

The Dove (1964), Romare Bearden

‘When I conjure these memories, they are of the present to me, because after all, the artist is a kind of enchanter in time.’ So said the African-American artist Romare Bearden (1911-1988) […]

Can’t Live Without… #2

The door to Mark Ernestus's Hardwax Record Store (Photo: Paul Clement via debr.is)

There are few pieces of music which have the power to bring tears to my eyes every time. Round Two’s ‘New Day’ is one of them.   ‘New Day’ – […]

Freshly Pressed #1: Wind by Ibrahim Maalouf

Ibrahim Maalouf (Photo: Eric Pollet)

Caught in a storm over forests in central Europe, an aviator is forced into landing in the grounds of an isolated château. Shaken and injured, he is cared for by […]

Can’t Live Without… #1

Glenn Gould (Bettmann/Corbis)

‘Everything changes and nothing remains still… you cannot step twice into the same stream.’ – Heraclitus ‘I don’t know much about classical music. For years I thought the Goldberg Variations were […]