Johnny Marr on the Smiths, Morrissey and putting politics back in pop

Friday, January 11th, 2013

With the release of his first solo album The Messenger, the former Smiths guitarist talks about finally embracing his old sound, David Cameron and why he and Morrissey don’t talk any more

Guardian and Observer to adopt ‘digital-first’ strategy

Friday, June 17th, 2011

GMG chief executive says newspaper group aims for ‘major transformation’ as he announces £33m cash losses for last year

Sex Pistols, ‘posh boys’ Cameron and Clegg, and those butter ads

Saturday, July 17th, 2010

Ahead of PiL’s UK tour, frontman John Lydon scratches his nuts and surveys the pop-cultural landscape – Lady Gaga, Vampire Weekend, Jay-Z and all

The changing face of lo-fi indie

Monday, July 12th, 2010

DIY is now a way to allow a more intimate relationship with a increasingly fickle audience in the context of a shrinking record industry

Clay Shirky: ‘Paywall will underperform – the numbers don’t add up’

Tuesday, July 6th, 2010

The internet guru on the death of newspapers, why paywall will fail and how the internet has brought out our creativity – and generosity