John Simpson | My Music: ‘I feel I kind of invented the Walkman, before it was actually invented!’

Saturday, March 27, 2021

The BBC’s World Affairs Editor on the powerful place of music at difficult times

[Illustration by Philip Bannister]
[Illustration by Philip Bannister]

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