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Spectator, The

Spectator, The

The Spectator is a weekly British magazine, which was first published on 6 July 1828. Its principal subject areas are politics and culture. It is generally supportive of the Conservative Party.

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Out Of Tune With The Times

Comment by Louis Barfe, Spectator, The, 24 July 2004

Louis Barfe believes that record companies have only themselves to blame for falling sales ...

The Band, Robbie Robertson: Robbie Robertson: Testimony

Book Review by Clinton Heylin, Spectator, The, 21 January 2017

THE RECENT SPATE of rock memoirs has proved one of the less rewarding sub-genres in the post-digital Gutenberg galaxy. Obeying few rules of a good ...

Joy Division: Jon Savage: This Searing Light, the Sun and Everything Else – Joy Division, the Oral History (Faber)

Book Review by Clinton Heylin, Spectator, The, 8 June 2019

The post-punk band were great performers. But they sold very few records, and their lead singer committed suicide aged 23 ...

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