Kate Bush: 10 of the best

Ranging from classic literature to erotic fantasies about snowmen, Kate Bush’s work places her as one of music’s most fearless and imaginative storytellers. As she performs her first live concerts in 35 years, we celebrate 10 highlights from her remarkable career

When Dylan met the Beatles – history in a handshake?

Fifty years ago this week the Beatles and Bob Dylan got together to share a few joints – and the world of music was never the same again. Or so the story goes. But does pop culture really work like that, asks Andrew Harrison

What are the best anti-riffs in rock?

BBC Radio 2 listeners have picked their favourite riffs in music, with Led Zeppelin’s Whole Lotta Love topping the list. But what of the more unconventional methods of playing?