Daily Archives: July 10, 2015

The Specials’ ‘Ghost Town’ became the soundtrack to the 1981 Brixton riots. Thirty years on, its message of disaffection remains relevant, says David Honigmann. Credits: Chrysalis Records Ltd, Hyperdub, Tru Thoughts.


Henry Mance scrolls through the week’s news and offers his selection of the best of the FT podcasts. This week: money – Chinese investors are losing it, George Osborne is juggling it, Greece is running out of it and Microsoft’s chief executive is too busy talking about ecosystems, DNA and magical things to even mention it.