In the latest edition of the Yesterday's Papers playlist: songs for an election in a (possibly burning) America.
Monash's reputation as a leading light in theatre and music is in jeopardy as a lack of funding forces job cuts.
Morrissey's embrace of the far right makes you go back to the old records wondering what you missed. Does the music still sound the same?
If there was any band that announced that rock music had shifted in the second half of the '70s, it was The Cars.
Vale Aretha Franklin, the greatest singer of the 20th century.
Seventy years on, the reason for Nature Boy's popularity is no mystery. But the story of its origin, inspired by early hippy movements, is a little stranger.
A huge team of man-boys in their 40s, 50s and 60s have wandered into Nick Cave before the heavy weather of middle age descended.
The '70s produced numerous masterpieces, but perhaps none as singular or confounding as 'Isn't it Time'.
It shouldn't come as a surprise that Korean pop bands have recently made history in the US charts. This is just one part of a methodical global expansion.