Mark Beech

July 31, 2017

The Silk Scarf Project

Turkey has been in the news for its attempted coup, refugees and terror attacks. Still, our International Editor Alice James visited Istanbul’s bazaar – twice – a […]
June 28, 2017

When Led Zep Met the Damned: Punk’s Roxy Celebrated After 40 Years

In 100 days, London’s Roxy became the most influential punk club in the world. It is being celebrated with a new book, blue plaque and an […]
June 23, 2017

Star Images of Ibiza Rocks: Jérôme Ferrière’s Outstanding Photos

Interview by Mark Beech “I grew up with a rock & roll heart and I have never lost it.” The words of French photographer Jérôme Ferrière […]
June 12, 2017

A Poet in His London Corner: Robert Cole Reviewed

Jane Bowen reviews Robert Cole’s London Poems Robert Cole is disarmingly modest in the forward to his new book: “London Poems is a slim volume written […]