Former Suede frontman Brett Anderson was stung badly by criticism of his previous, more theatrical solo outings and announced that his new album would feature “no flute players, no strings, no gimmicks, just passion”.
Whether you are looking for vintage, designer labels, avant-garde or high street, Antwerp is a shopper’s paradise. Here are three itineraries
Antwerp for glamour seekers
One only has to experience a traffic jam on Brussels’ inner ring to know that increasingly the best way to travel around the city is by public transport.
Peak moments in Belgian jazz have been committed to posterity by Igloo Records, a Brussels oufit that celebrated its 30th anniversary last year by remastering and reissuing gems from its archives, starting with Crystal Bells (’85) by legendary threesome Chet Baker, Philip Catheri