The Wire



Gallery: Ghostnotes: Music Of The Unplayed

September 2017

Ghostnotes is hiphop photographer B+'s mid-career retrospective, featuring over 200 images of hiphop artists and those that influenced them. Check out a selection of images from the book


Gallery: A History Of The Wire In Musicians’ Letters

May 2017

To celebrate our 400th issue, Derek Walmsley trawls through 35 years of insightful, inciteful and even infightful correspondence from musicians in our monthly Letters page, whose gladiatorial appeal is described by David Keenan in an essay for The Wire 400.


Gallery: Jacques Brodier

January 2017

View a selection of unpublished artwork by the French musician, visual artist and inventor whose latest album was released by Penultimate Press


Gallery: the 1970s journey of Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids

June 2016

Check out images of the extraordinary odyssey of Idris Ackamoor’s jazz group The Pyramids through the 1970s, from their genesis in Antioch College in Ohio through their journeys across Africa to their spell in the fertile Bay Area scene of the mid-70s.