Writing

Music

• Chasing A  Shadow: On the trail of Joe Strummer with The Clash’s Paul Simonon
• Friction: The making of Television’s Marquee Moon
• Rap Moves On: The making of The Message by Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five
• Babe, I’m On Fire: The making of Lou Reed’s Street Hassle
• I’m Set Free: The making of Lou Reed’s Take No Prisoners (an oral history)
• Big Grey: The Cure’s Seventeen Seconds
• Up On A Different Level: Bob Dylan’s “Love And Theft” x 2
• Silence & Junk: Leonard Cohen’s Ten New Songs
• Dracula In Memphis: A talk with John Cale
Hello? John Lydon on 40 Years of Public Image Ltd.
• Cold Comfort: Björk
Ceremony: New Order’s ∑(No, 12k, Lg, 17Mif)
• Blast Off! Lux Interior 1946-2009
• Paleoanthropology: a talk with The Cure’s Robert Smith
• The Magical Number: Warren Ellis on The Dirty Three
• Holy Christmas: The making of Suicide by Suicide
• It’s Not Enough: The tangled web of The Heartbreakers’ L.A.M.F.
• Back Again: The return of Patti Smith
• Penned In: Gil Scott-Heron’s early novels
• Loose Salute: The story of Michael Nesmith and The First National Band
• Through The Ringer: Lou Reed’s The Bells
•No One Gets Out Alive: Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds’ Your Funeral…My Trial
• The Hallelujah Trail: A talk with Jeff Buckley
• Bible Stories: Bob Dylan – The 1966 Live Recordings
• In Tom Town: Tom Waits live
• Berlin in Edinburgh: Lou Reed live
• Picasso Painting Your Living Room: Bob Dylan at The Barrowland
• Star: David Bowie at The Barrowland
• White Suit Old Black: Neil Young in Edinburgh
• International Anthem: The making of Blank Generation by Richard Hell and the Voidoids
• Look Out Your Window: Mick Rock on David Bowie
• The Living End: The Birthday Party’s Last Records – The Bad Seed & Mutiny!
• Just Like Gold: Bob Dylan in Glasgow 2013
• Sandinista’s Sister: Ellen Foley & the lost Clash Album
• Ditch Digging: Neil Young’s Time Fades Away
• Susan & Norman, You’re So Normal: Album by Public Image Ltd
• Glory, Glory, Glory: Bob Dylan in Glasgow 2000

Movies

•Last Man Standing: A talk with Richard Widmark
• Goodnight, Night And The City
• The Monolith: 2001 returns
• Significance: At the movies with Nicolas Roeg
• Of All The Fourteen-Karat Saps, Starting Out On A Caper With A Woman And A Dog: High Sierra
• The Ropes: Fat City
Red: Katharine Hepburn
A Bad, Bad Boy: Privilege
• Love. Booze. Wit. Murder. A dog. The Thin Man
• Say Nothing: The Conversation
• Inherit The Wind: Life with the restless ghost of Orson Welles’s last movie (external link)
• The Naked Eye: Death Watch
• Monsters, Inc: An interview with Ray Harryhausen (external link)
Lost Time: Cutter’s Way
• Introduction to In A Lonely Place
• Mark Of Kane: The Halliday Brand
• Head Out Off The Highway – Peter Fonda on The Hired Hand
• Twilight: Nightfall
• Pebbles: The Rolling Stones in Charlie Is My Darling
• Also Sprach The Gardener: Being There
• Froggy Notions: Psychomania

Books

• The Great Pumpkin Never Comes: Charles M. Schulz and Peanuts
• Reflections in Black: A History of Black Photographers 1840 to the Present
• From A Lonely Place: Raymond Chandler writes a letter
• All The Road Going: The Final Cut – Route 66
•The Big p-p-p-Pick Up: Penguin Books at 80
• Other Roads: Carolyn Cassady
• Penned In: Gil Scott-Heron’s early novels

TV

• Triumph Of The Willing: The London 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony
• Who Wants To Be A Prime Minister? Britain’s first televised leaders’ debate
• Home Fire: Housewife, 49
• Blessed Plot: Britain’s Favourite View
• The Way Out West – David Milch & Ian McShane On Deadwood
• Distant Voices: The Trip
God’s-Eye View: Planet Earth (…and Rupert Bear)
• Main Street UK: Coronation Street At 50
• Whitehall / White Heat: The Thick Of It
• Intensive Care: Getting On
• Behind Closed Doors: Inside No. 9
• Faster Than A Speeding Bullet: Watchmen
• Genesis: Sam Phillips – The Man Who Invented Rock’n’Roll
• On The One: Prince – A Purple Reign
• TV Eye: The South Bank Show – Iggy Pop
• Filled With Birds: Catterick
•There’s Gold: Detectorists
• I’ve Seen The Future, Brother, It’s Well Murder: Nathan Barley

• Heaven: The Phil Silvers Show
• In The Underworld: Callan
• Tomorrow, Yesterday: The War Game
• Done On One Side: Toast of London
• What Is This? Heavy Metal Britannia
• The Honour Is All Mine: The Honourable Woman
• We Are Not: Victoria
• Coming Home: The Royle Family – The Queen Of Sheba
• On the Corner: Early Doors
• There’s Something About Sarah: The Killing
• Face The Strange: The Changes
• Back In Time: The return of Dr. Who
• A Galaxy Very, Very Close: The Clangers return
• Something Else: The Strange World of Gurney Slade
• Don’t Stop: The Sopranos ends
• Dawning Of A New Era: Mad Men begins
• Our Man In Hell: Longford
• Square Hole: Life In Squares
• Acute Angling: Mortimer & Whitehouse – Gone Fishing
• Blessed Plot II: Britain From Above
• Enter The Dungeon: Dragons’ Den
• Just Business: The Apprentice
• An Echo Of Owls: watching repeats of Twin Peaks eleven years later
• You Can’t Go Home Again: watching Twin Peaks – The Return
• The Singular Affair Of The Aluminium Crutch: Sherlock begins
The Word Made Moustache: The Story of God & Married to the Prime Minister

Photography

• History Maker: Harry Benson picks his best shots (external link)
• Reflections in Black: A History of Black Photographers 1840 to the Present
• The Naked Nightcrawler: Weegee at the movies
• Look Out Your Window: Mick Rock on David Bowie