Great Music Documentaries

The best music documentaries

Alan McGee, co owner Creation Records label

19 indie record labels that changed the face of music

Greatest HIts Compilations

The best artist compilations of all time

Joy Division's Ian Curtis and Peter Hook in 1979

How Transmission became Joy Division's first classic song

Final album covers

The "final" albums by the greatest artists

Ian Curtis of Joy Division

You're a true Joy Division fan if you can get 100% in this lyric quiz

Morrissey perfoming live wth The Smiths in 1985 and the cover of their album Rank

Are these the best live albums ever released?

The Beatles make their way to the stage for their final "real" gig: Candlestick Park, San Francisco, 29 August 1966

The final gigs by legendary artists

1980s Album Covers

Match the 80s artist to 80s album cover

The Best Books About Music

The best books about music

Ian Curtis of Joy Division

QUIZ: Do you know the lyrics to Love Will Tear Us Apart?

Can you name all these album opening lines?

Can you name the classic album from the opening line?

Vinyl albums - here's what you need to start a great collection

25 essential albums to own on vinyl

Detail of the cover to Closer by Joy Division

Why the cover to Closer upset Joy Division fans

Shaun Ryder and Liam Fray about to sing some classic Manchester song lyrics

Can you identify all 10 of these Manchester song lyrics?