Not exactly a blog or a links page, this will link to occasional articles of ours and by others that we think may be of interest.

Music Businesses in North-West London

West Hampstead historian Dick Weindling's interactive map of music businesses in Finchley Road, West Hampstead, Kilburn, Willesden and Harlesden through the twentieth century.

Musicians in North-West London

Dick's second map covers the musicians, managers and producers who lived in the same area, concentrating on popular music from the 1950s onwards.

Please send additions, corrections and comments to Dick by email or webform

A Camden details quiz

How well do you know your Camden buildings? And if you know a well-known building, could you recognise it from an obscure detail? Let our interactive photo quiz put you to the test.

An Orchestrelle Record

Another music item, on the history of a single hundred-year-old record. A bit specialised, but it ends with a detective story set in the area north of the City which was the centre of the recording industry before the First World War.