Daily Archives: July 31, 2015

Herbie Hancock’s soul jazz classic ‘Watermelon Man’ originally drew on his 1940s Chicago childhood but went on to be given funk, disco, ska, pop and hip-hop makeovers, says Mike Hobart. Credits: Roslin Records, Columbia/Legacy, Salt & Pepper, History Of RnB Records

 

Henry Mance rounds up this week’s news with a look at the fightback against hack attacks, why Britain’s Conservative leader David Cameron should not be too complacent, and why annual appraisals at work may be on their way out.