In 1987, Billy Joel became one of the first US rock acts to perform in the USSR since the Berlin Wall was built, playing in Moscow, Leningrad and Tblisi – and losing more than $1m of his own money in process.
Ign Igblor – New Wave 2 So far in 2014 there's been a rush of media outlets trying to get to Chicago and cover the rap scene in the city nicknamed Chiraq. This usually involves a film team turning up,
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As Oasis are again linked with a reunion, possibly for Glastonbury 2014, Neil McCormick looks at the way they changed music in the Nineties When we think of the Nineties, the monobrow image of the Gallagher
Intrigued by the 'alternative identity' that people seem to assume when they step into a swimming pool, photographer Madeleine Waller began documenting the winter swimmers at London Fields lido, Hackney.