The song was most singles buyers' introduction to Difford and Tilbrook's twin-octave split vocals, Glenn’s superb ear for melody and Chris’ razor-sharp lyrics.
The 20 best pop albums of all time have touched hearts around the world, represented cultural eras and, invariably, sound fresh to this day.
The run of 13 shows will get under way at Liverpool’s Eventim Olympia on 28 February.
Each included tracks from the late-1970s era when Costello and Blondie did friendly chart battle in the UK bestsellers.
Iggy's 1982 cult classic is set for reissue on 28 June.
“I have led a very full life and couldn’t possibly cover everything in just one volume”
The EP’s four songs with unrecorded Bob Dylan and Johnny Cash lyrics first appeared on vinyl for this year’s Record Store Day.
The natural successors to original New York punk icons Blondie, Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ update of the original art-rock template remains effortlessly cool.
The album will be released officially on vinyl and CD for the first time since the original release on Chris Stein’s Animal Records in 1982.
The 13-date jaunt launches on 20 July in Bethel, New York and wraps on 10 August in Seattle, Washington.
The band will perform two sets at Havana’s iconic Teatro Mella venue, and will be joined by Cuban artists Alain Perez, David Torrens and Afro-Cuban progressive rock act Sintesis.
The 1979 smash features in six different versions on a new release teasing the band's 2019 box set.
Indie darling Liz Phair talks the role of artists, her groundbreaking debut, ‘Exile In Guyville’, and her lo-fi legacy that inspired generations of songwriters.
The New York-based singer-songwriter's work has attracted favourable comparisons with Kate Bush and David Bowie.
The eclectic line-up also includes Incubus, Blondie, Jerry Lee Lewis, Gary Numan and Liz Phair
A wider release for Danny Fields' volume covering the band's early days.