Best Fit talks context and iconic images with Swans bandleader Michael Gira as we hail To Be Kind's artwork as our favourite of 2014.
Fifty years since instant photography hit the world and we're obsessed all over again. Jason Williamson looks at the history of Polaroids and why Taylor Swift's 1989 isn't just faking it.
A lot has been written about Kozelek on the internet this year. Here's some more.
We've seen some remarkable reimaginings of some of our favourite tunes from 2014; here's our top twenty.
As they line up to play a special Best Fit show this January, check our filmmaker Hache's amazing tour documentary of the Madrid band and their musical soul-mates The Parrots, at Le Guess Who Festival.
Joe Goggins unpicks the mythology of the seminal Olympia band through this "indispensable" reissue of their back catalogue.
Woman's Hour vocalist Fiona Jane on the sacrifices, aesthetic, and thrill of making their majestic debut record.
"A gorgeously simple song, free of pretension and clutter". Thomas Hannan reappraises the finest single of 2014.
A year in songs: check out our fifty favourite tracks of the year.
An amazing year in music: here are the fifty records that defined 2014 for us.