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David Watkins

The Eye of the Beholder

Visionaireis one of the most original, exclusive (and expensive) magazines in the world. Every time Stephen Gan publishes an issue, he strives to make it more beautiful than the last.

Friday, 1 September, 2006, 12:00am

Barry Adamson

Barry Adamson

Stranger on the Sofa

(Central Control)

20 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Johnny Cash

Johnny Cash

American V: A Hundred Highways

(American Recordings)

The Man in Black's estate is certainly coining it these days, with an onslaught of products intended to preserve the great man's legend.

9 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Ray Davies

Ray Davies

Other People's Lives


In the 11 years since the break-up of the Kinks, the journey Ray Davies has undertaken in releasing his first solo album has been nothing short of dramatic.

12 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Tom Baxter

Tom Baxter

Feather and Stone


He's the Ron Howard of music, tugging at your heartstrings with knowing acuity.

12 Sep 2004 - 12:00am

Beastie Boys

Beastie Boys

To the 5 Boroughs (Capitol)

27 Jun 2004 - 12:00am

Michelle Tanmizi

We'd all be a little healthier and happier if we paid a bit more attention to the little voice inside our head. You know - that voice of reason, sense and tranquility that can all too easily be drowned out by the hubbub of city life. Michelle Tanmizi can recall two instances when her inner voice actually saved her life.

30 Jan 2004 - 12:00am


'I DON'T WANT to over-intellectualise my paintings,' declares Simon Birch at the end of a five-minute - and highly intellectual - explanation of his paintings. He'll say it again, too, warning me that he is prone to waffling on when he gets going, such is his enthusiasm for this latest phase in a multicoloured career.

12 Sep 2003 - 12:00am

Chaminda 'Ealvis' Kihsiri

Scaling Wing Wah Lane is a challenge, to say the least. First you have to negotiate that steep incline, which - from the boozy environs of Lan Kwai Fong - can be an ordeal in itself. And yet this is only the beginning: at the summit waits a veritable pack of wolves, ready to pounce on the unsuspecting appetite with a dazzling flurry of laminated menus.

5 Sep 2003 - 12:00am

Access codes: A clubber's guide to beating the bouncers

'Money won't buy you VIP status in my club,' says Gordon Lam of Dragon-i.

'If you're presentable and polite, yes. If you have all guns blazing with all that 'Do You Know Who I Am?' crap then I'll laugh you away.

3 Sep 2003 - 12:00am