A series of external features to accompany the reading of Helen O'Hara's memoir, with music, videos and interviews.
Helen has pulled together a playlist from the music referenced in the book, surprising herself with how much there was in there. Very useful to have handy while you're reading the book.
A YouTube playlist containing a selection of videos referenced in the book.
Helen speaks with Pete Paphides on his Soho Radio show. It's a lovely conversation. Helen's interview starts at 1:01:26 and runs for 56 minutes.
Comprehensive written interview with Helen by Justin Lewis for his interview series First, Last, Anything.
Helen is a guest on The Giddy Carousel of Pop podcast, which goes through an episode of Smash Hits from cover to cover. In this episode Helen looks at an issue from December 1982 which had Dexys on the cover.
A feature and interview by Teddy Jamieson in The Herald, Scotland's daily newspaper.
Helen talks with Chris Cordani on the next Revenge of the 80s Radio. This podcast was recorded while Helen was writing her book.
Helen interviewed by Andy Murray for Northern Soul magazine.