R.I.P. Scott Walker. Read our classic, comprehensive feature on this legend:
Happy birthday Elton John. Monday night’s all right, too.
Happy birthday Carol Kaye (Beach Boys, Neil Young, Frank Zappa, Ray Charles, etc.). Nothing but good bass vibrations.
Happy birthday Tig Notaro. There’s just words and words. Read our 2011 feature:
10 years ago today, the Decemberists released The Hazards Of Love. A night at the rock opera. Read our Q&A with Colin Meloy from that time:
Happy 70th birthday Nick Lowe (Brinsley Schwarz, Rockpile). And so it goes. Read Andy Shernoff (Dictators) in MAGNET on Nick:
Happy birthday Vincent “Maseo” Mason (De La Soul). 49 is the magic number. Read our review of De La Soul’s great And The Anonymous Nobody…:
10 years ago today, Peter Doherty released solo debut Grace/Wastelands. Your world of sunshine. Read our review of his great follow-up:
Happy birthday Holger Czukay (Can). Here’s to future days. Read our Hidden Gems review of Can’s Flow Motion:
Happy birthday Klaus Dinger (Neu!, Kraftwerk). Top quality. Read Lloyd Cole in MAGNET on Neu!: