Kate Mossman is the New Statesman's arts editor and pop critic.

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Kate Mossman on pop
29 November 2012
Step back in time.
Kate Mossman on pop
28 November 2012
My secret affair.
Kate Mossman on pop
14 November 2012
Thriller, 30 years on.
01 November 2012
Gonwards Ape House Records A couple of years ago an email went round telling you how to write your own blues in ten...
Cultural Capital
25 October 2012
Peter Gabriel says he was advised to do the iconic black and white cover for So because “my usual obscure LP...
Cultural Capital
19 October 2012
The new Green Day musical reminds me of the bit in Naked Gun 33 1/3 where they’re reading out the Oscar...
11 October 2012
New biography reviewed.
Cultural Capital
04 October 2012
A man in a pub recently told me that Tori Amos is every bit as good as Kate Bush, but people can’t see it...
27 September 2012
Matt Thorne's biography of Prince reviewed.
20 September 2012
Kate Mossman on The xx's new album.
Music and Performance
05 September 2012
Tempest Bob Dylan Columbia, £8.99 Dylan fans have invented some amusing parlour games. One is “Guess...
15 August 2012
Sunk by a suit.
26 July 2012
The best songs about the capital.
18 July 2012
The first rule for writers – apply seat of pants to chair – works for musicians, too. Thirty years ago...
Music and Performance
02 May 2012
Great pretenders make real artists.