Critic Charlotte Mullins reviews.
Jim Moir, aka Vic Reeves, chooses the life of Don van Vliet - Captain Beefheart.
Naomi Beckwith meets the overlooked Chicago imagist painter Jim Nutt.
The punk singer on rumours God Save the Queen may be part of the Olympic opening ceremony.
Maggi Hambling talks to Mark Lawson about Cy Twombly's Bacchus paintings.
Marc Riley raids the BBC archive for interviews with Malcolm McLaren and John Lydon.
Alistair Cooke reflects on George W Bush's obsession with Saddam Hussein.
Alistair Cooke reflects on President Bush's desire to build a defence missile shield.
Louisa Buck and Paul Allen discuss the work of Cy Twombly