" Science is organized common sense where many a beautiful theory was killed by an ugly fact". - Thomas Huxley
Dorian Lynskey is a music writer for the Guardian. He was the Big Issue's music critic for three years and has freelanced for a host of titles, including Q, Word, Spin, Empire, Blender and the Observer. He is the author of The Guardian Book of Playlists, and his latest book is 33 Revolutions Per Minute:A History of Protest Songs.
First broadcast on 27th May 2011.