Over the Wall Archives
While the twentieth edition of this column is being prepared, here are all the previous ones, revised, with new and updated links:
Edition #1 – Attempt at a Definition: Punk and What Came After.
Edition #2 – 1977 or So: Television.
Edition #3 – This is Pop: XTC.
Edition #4 – Perhaps Some other Aeon: Cocteau Twins.
Edition #5 – Welcome the New Soul Vision: Dexys Midnight Runners.
Edition #6 – Dissonance: Glenn Branca.
Edition #7 – American Gothic: Death Rock.
Edition #8 – To Cut a Long Story Short: The New Romanticism.
Edition #9 – Postcard of Scotland, Part One: Aztec Camera.
Edition #10 – Postcard of Scotland, Part Two: Orange Juice and Josef K.
Edition #11 – Getting Frantic on the Panic Train: The Screamers.
Edition #12 – Punk For Beginners?: Kukl.
Edition #13 – All Against All: DAF.
Edition #14 – Dance This Mess Around: The B-52′s.
Edition #15 – Urgh! A Music War.
Edition #16 – Rise and Shine: The Wake.
Edition #17 – Sons and Fascination: Simple Minds.
Edition #18 – Savage Sea: The Pop Group.
Edition #19 – But All With Strings Attached: Gang of Four.
And a taste of what’s coming up in the twentieth and twenty-first editions: