News - 251st Summer Exhibition


Acclaimed British painter, Jock McFadyen RA will be the co-ordinator of the 251st Summer Exhibition, on at the Royal Academy of Arts in London from 10th June to 12th August... 
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News - The Ivor Novello Awards


The winners of this year's Ivor Novello Awards were announced during a star-studded ceremony at Grosvenor House, Park Lane, London yesterday...
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Turn That Noise Down - Kirsty MacColl


So many well-known albums turn 30 this year and Steve Taylor-Bryant and Susan Omand travel back to 1989 to revisit some of the sounds of their youth that made parents shout "Turn that noise down!" This week, Steve remembers Kite by Kirsty MacColl...
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SotD79 - Gerry Rafferty


Inspired by our series of articles looking back at music released 30 years ago, Jimmy Hunter takes a step further back in time to give us a Song of the Day 1979. This week, he does give a hoot about Night Owl...
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Review - The Comedy About A Bank Robbery


Holding on to her jewels, Susan Omand went to The Comedy About A Bank Robbery on its recent run in Edinburgh...
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News - Leonardo’s Legacy: Francesco Melzi and the Leonardeschi


The National Gallery is marking the 500th anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci’s death with a display presenting the exceptional loan of the recently restored 'Flora' by Francesco Melzi from the State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg...
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Educating Omand - Year 2: Four Year Strong


In an effort to further her musical education, Susan Omand has been set "homework" of listening to albums released after the 1980s that she has missed out on. This week she takes on The Enemy of the World ...
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