Hello and welcome to
Tony Barrell's Adventures in Music and Mystery
Alan Parsons rewinds his unique career in music
‘The True Wheel’ is one of Brian Eno’s most mysterious songs
Tony Barrell tracks down the mysterious people on great album sleeves
Andy Summers looks back at his wild musical life in the 1960s – long before he played guitar in the Police
Tony Barrell remembers the days before the internet
Tony Barrell was amazed to receive a letter from his guitar hero Phil Manzanera
Marc Bolan and Rula Lenska were born on exactly the same day
So many people are 'over the moon' these days. How did that start?
Where does the phrase 'hunky dory' come from?
Where on earth does the phrase ‘Planet Zog’ come from?